Government will provide Press Room during Carnival
Bahia’s Government, through the Secretariats of Tourism and Communication will provide members of the press from Brazil and abroad with a press center, at the Amber Room at Hotel Sheraton da Bahia, in Campo Grande, from Thursday (February 27th) to Ash Wednesday (March 5th).
The press center will be open from 10:00am to 10:00pm with computers, Wi-Fi internet and interpreters to help foreign professionals.
Press conferences of the Government’s authorities will also be held at Hotel Sheraton, at the Theater Café.
Those interested in using the Press Room should register through the e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org informing full name, occupation, media and e-mail.
A partnership between the secretariats of Culture and Tourism will enable the coverage of Bahia’s Carnival in real time, through the website www.carnaval.bahia.com.br.
Videos, photos, texts and audios about all themes related to the festival will be posted, such as the circuits’ program and tourism services, among other information.
The partnership will also allow the promotion of the festival in three languages (Portuguese, English and Spanish) in social media.
The coverage is also intended to work as a press agency, supplying photos and information for the national and international press.