While we spent the past week celebrating Dracula, Frankenstein and others tonight we visit the soil of where those legends came from and experience the true mysteries culture of Transylvania (Brasov) Romania. On top of the Romanian food, bar, live music, diplomats, art, etc... we also present to you DRACULA HIMSELF to set the record straight on his actual history.
Your very special evening features:
1) ROMANIAN CUISINE – WITH A TRANSYLVANIAN TOUCH:
Enjoy a heavy buffet of native Romanian food.
2) ROMANIAN BAR (Wine and Beer)
Enjoy a sampling of traditional Romanian libations including wine, beer and special season drinks to celebrate the seas.
3) DIPLOMATIC GREETING FROM THE AMBASSADOR:
Meet the ambassador and senior diplomats from Romania.
4) TRANSYLVANIAN MUSICAL PERFORMANCE
Tonight, we will take a musical journey back in time to the legends and history of Transylvania Romania, from native born Andrea Rebaltescu!
Born and raised in Transylvania region of Romania, Andreea grew up at the bottom of the mountains in a small village called Rodna, with the howling of the wolfs in her back yard and stories about vampires, Count Dracula and the actual man who inspired the legend, Vlad the Impaler. She graduated the Music Academy Gheorghe Dima from Cluj, the historical capital and the heart of Transylvania. After emigrating to United, she meets and forms a family with her husband Vali, who also grew up In Transylvania region in Fagaras City, very close to Brasov where Dracula reigned with terror at Bran Castle. She started promoting Romania trough traditional Romanian folk songs at different events, cultural festivals and private gatherings in DMV area to share a part of the rich Romanian culture.
5) TRUE LEGEND OF DRACULA - TOLD TO YOU BY DRACULA HIMSELF!
Neither Bram Stoker nor Bela Lugosi gave you to the true accurate story of Count Dracula. Tonight, DRACULA will appear before our very eyes and set the story straight on what is REAL and what is LEGEND! He will tell us the true story of Vlad the Impaler and what a truly remarkable and mysterious place Transylvania is.
6) IMAGES FROM ROMANIA
Discover the historical and artistic highlights of Romania – the more you see, the more you’ll seek!