Tuesday, February 27, 2024

EVENT - ‘Summer Tango in Nelson’

 Welcome to the 12th ‘Summer Tango in Nelson’

 "in celebration of the milonga!"

Welcome, Enthusiastic Tangueros!

Get ready to immerse yourself in the sizzling embrace of Summer Tango as Nelson continues to pulsate with warm, festive vibes. We extend a heartfelt welcome to all, promising a spectacular lineup of dance experiences that will elevate your time in Nelson. So, make yourself comfortable, brew a cuppa, and dive into the details for an all-encompassing preparation.

What's New and Happening?

Flash Mob Extravaganza:

On Saturday, keep an eye out for Tango Dancers around Nelson City, gracefully performing a dance or two. Tangueros will don their trainers for an unexpected dance eruption, bringing the magic of tango to the public!

Italian Festival and Tango Sunday:

“Italian Festival Encounters”

Witness Tango Dancing from 11:15 to 11:45 on the street within the Italian Festival on Sunday. Tangueros, clad in trainers, will orchestrate a coordinated dance eruption for the public. A Street Milonguita near Weka St/Trafalgar St. Head towards the ocean over the bridge to savour the unfolding Italian Festival.

This year's Festival Milongas:

“Summer Tango Festival at Nelson Boys College:”

    • Friday Night, March 1, 8 pm - 11 pm: Welcome Milonga with DJ NINA (Wellington) at Nelson Boys College, 67 Waimea Road, Nelson.
    • Saturday Afternoon: DJ MAIDA (Auckland) with the theme "Spots & Stripes."
    • Saturday Night: DJ DEB (Christchurch) with the theme "Black & White."
    • Sunday Afternoon: IRINA (Wellington) with the theme “Floral."

“At The Free House Inn:”

    • Sunday Night: DJ DAVID (Nelson).

Visit our website, www.summertangoinnelson.co.nz for detailed information about each DJ, with regular updates and for Tangueros to book for the festival.

As the countdown progresses, excitement builds for the ultimate Summer Tango in Nelson! Put on those dancing shoes and join us for an unforgettable dance-a-thon. Let's make this festival the best one yet, creating memories that will last a lifetime. Get ready to tango!

Spot Tango Dancers Around Town:

Keep an eye out for Tango Dancers doing a dance or two around town. If you're heading to the Italian Festival, catch them there, and you may also spot them at The Free House Inn on Sunday late afternoon. To participate in Tango dancing at the actual Summer Tango Festival, be sure to book with Anne-Maree. If you prefer to be a spectator it is $10.00, but email Anne-Maree at annemaree@tangolibre.com

Abrazos de Tango,

Pigeon Post News, Richmond, Tasman, NZ.

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