Upcoming Events For the Mobile Devise-Using-Casinero/Sonero/Salsero/Rumbero

Don't miss out! For those who use your mobile devises (cell-phones, and tablets) here are easy links to help guide you to the hot places to dance A Lo Cubano, where you are assured to hear some real Cuban music and casineros (Cuban salsa dancers will be in the crowd). 

Combo Libertad Playing Live at Club M at the Grand Hotel Del Mar

Greetings & Happy Holidays Casineros and Soneros,
 Combo Libertad, North County San Diego's very own "son" band  is playing again at Club M at the Hotel Grand Del Mar on Friday, December 18th! If you are a fan of live Cuban music, you have to come check out this amazing son orchestra.  It's only from 7pm to 11pm, so get there on time so you can enjoy the music longer.  
Below are the details:
When: Thursday, December 18, 2014 from 7:00pm to 11:00pm
Where: Grand Hotel Del Mar at Club M
5200 Grand Del Mar Way, San Diego, CA
Cost: Free concert but there is valet parking ($10) OR you can walk a couple of minutes from the FREE hotel parking lot and you have the whole experience for free....unless you order a drink.

NEW LOCATION! Kimba Light (Cuban Band) Playing Live at the Turquoise Bar in Pacific Beach - Sat. Dec 20th

LOCATION CHANGE. NEWS ALERT! Emilio Camacho Y Su Timba Light will be at the Turquoise Bar/Cafe in Pacific Beach on December 20th.  Spread the word and share this event post. Come listen to the fun poly-rhythmic Cuban tunes of Kimba Light (yes...new name for their group). He will be playing other Latin genres of music as well so it is a timba, chachacha, son, pop en Espanol, rock en Espanol and bachata night. 
Here are the details:
WHAT: Live Cuban Music from Kimba Light
WHEN: Saturday, December 20, 2014 9pm-1am
WHERE: The Turquoise Bar - 873 Tourquoise St., San Diego, CA 92109
COST: Just buy some food and drinks. 

Salsa/Rueda Party in Riverside: Downtown Mambo Dance Night - Fri Dec. 19th

Come celebrate the holiday season with me (Maritza) in the Inland Empire. Yes, there is rueda in Riverside!! The location is awesome, in the classy Downtown Festival of Lights area of Riverside.

San Diego! Let's go meet our extended rueda familia at the Room To Dance Studio! 
The rueda instructor invited me to teach a rueda class at the 
Downtown Mambo Friday Night Social. 
Here are the details: 
WHAT:  Salsa Rueda Party in Riverside. San Diego Caravan to the Inland Empire to dance salsa/casino/rueda. This is a once a month event in Riverside called Downtown Mambo
WHEN:  Friday, December 19, 2014
Class starts at 8:30pm
Dancing starts at 9:30pm-10ish
Caravan/Carpool from Escondido (off the I-15) Meet up at 6:00pm (leaving at 6:30pm)
WHERE: Room To Dance Studio - 3737 Main St., Riverside, CA
North County San Diego Carpool/Caravan Location: Target Store Parking Lot. See this Google Map for the specific location in the parking lot. Park your car closest to the target sign stands. To the right of the Point-B on this map.
COST: $10 for class & dance $5 for dance only
Una Bulla!

Casino on Concrete at Oceanside Pier Amphitheatre - Sat Dec 13th WEATHER & LOCATION CHANGE ALERT

People have been asking if we are cancelling the casino on Cardboard today. We are watching the weather forecast and so far the  weather is on our side. Layer up and let's  dance!  We will be outside on the CONCRETE near the Oceanside Pier in the amphitheater area.

Here are the details:
What: Casino on Concrete at Oceanside Pier Amphitheater
When: Saturday, December 14, 2014 from 3pm-5pm
Where: Oceanside Pier Amphitheater - 200 N the Strand, Oceanside, CA 92054

This is a donation event and monies raised will go towards a community snap-together dance floor for future dance parties at the beach on the sand. Also, this is a family friendly event, so bring the kids! Bring something to share and bring some water or any beverage you like.

I'll be leading some salsa suelta lines and calling some ruedas. Come learn some of the rueda moves I teach in my Carlsbad class. If you guys don't know Caracol, Paseo de San Juan, Dame con Guaperia and MariMambo, then come to Casino on Cardboard to learn some cool moves, if other rueda instructors come, we will give you the floor to teach you cool moves. We love to learn new stuff and it will get us ready for the rueda festival in San Francisco.

Una Bulla!

The Tourquoise Cafe/Bar in Pacific Beach presents Emilio Y Su Timba Light - Sat. Dec 13th

Great NEWS! Cuban music is spreading out in San Diego. This time, Emilio Camacho Y Su Timba Light will be playing at the Tourquoise Cafe Bar in Pacific Beach. It has been confirmed but not yet posted on the Tourqouise Bar website. HOORAY! Pacific Beach!!! After you've made the trek out to Casino on Cardboard in Oceanside Harbor, and before you go home, come take a break and listen to the next up-and-coming Cuban band in San Diego, where you will definitely hear timba! Casineros should be celebrating because this is a rare and precious occasion to hear timba music LIVE!. Don't miss out! 
Here are the details:
WHAT: Live Cuban music by Emilio Camacho Y Su Timba Light
WHEN: Saturday, December 13, 2014  5pm-9pm
WHERE: The Turquoise Bar - 873 Tourquoise St., San Diego, CA 92109
COST: Just buy some food and drinks. 

LOCATION CHANGE! Live Cuban Music & More at the Queen Bee's in North Park - Sat. Dec 20th

LOCATION CHANGE. NEWS ALERT! Emilio Camacho Y Su Timba Light will be at Queen Bee's  on December 20th.  Spread the word and share this event post. It will be a really good time and more space to dance. Come listen to the fun poly-rhythmic Cuban tunes of Emilio Camacho Y Su Timba Light. He will be playing other Latin genres of music as well so it is a timba, cahchacha, son, pop en Espanol, rock en Espanol and bachata night. AGUA!!
Here are the details:
WHAT: Live Cuban Music from Emilio Camacho Y Su Timba Light
WHEN: Saturday, December 20, 2014
WHERE: Queen Bee's Art & Cultural Center - 3925 Ohio St., San Diego, CA 92104
COST: $10 entrance fee 

Ahi'nama!