Latin Events

Joe Quijano y Su Conjunto Cachana

Wednesday, June 27, 2018

Style: Salsa

Dance Instructors: Eddie and Maria Torres teach Salsa

DJ: DJ Mar Y Sol

It’s sure to be a “Fun City Shingaling” when San Juan–born, Bronx-raised salsa pioneer and “El Rey de la Pachanga” Joe Quijano takes charge of the dance floor....

The Mambo Legends Orchestra

Wednesday, July 4, 2018

Style: Big Band Mambo, Palladium Style

Dance Instructor: Marlon “International” Mills teaches Salsa

DJ: DJ Turmix

These former members of the Tito Puente Orchestra celebrate the USA’s birthday by reviving the golden age of Latin dance. Join your neighbors on Lincoln Center’s gorgeous open-air dance...

Thursday, July 5, 2018

Style: Electrotango

Dance Instructors: Walter Perez and Leonardo Sardella teach Tango

DJ: Ilene Marder

Club meets milonga when the popular Buenos Aires band Tanghetto takes over Damrosch Park for a night of new-wave tango. Bandoneon melodies and tango rhythms are folded into electronic beats and...

Orquesta El Macabeo

Tuesday, July 10, 2018

Style: Salsa

Dance Instructor: Addie Diaz teaches Salsa

DJ: George Nenadich

This indie big band has been shaking up the Puerto Rican dance music scene with its revolutionary brand of salsa. The 11 self-described rockeros bring the energy, humor, and sensibility of a new...

Orquesta Akokán

Orquesta Akokán

(New York City debut)

Thursday, July 12, 2018

Style: Salsa

Dance Instructors: Christopher Rogicki and Nayelli Valencia Turrent teach Cuban Salsa and Rueda de Casino

DJ: Ron McGugins

Blending vintage sound, original tunes, infectious rhythms, and endless heart, Orquesta Akokán extends the golden era of Cuban mambo to now. Following their critically acclaimed debut album...