A Celebration of Cuban Culture featuring Live Music & Dance
Performances. Dance the night away with a Rumba, Saoco Son - Cuban
band, Willie Candela leading a Cuban Casino & Timba Dance Line &
his Rueda de Casino, with DJ spinning the latest Cuban music between
live sets! Caribbean Cuisine,
beverages & mojitos available for purchase. A Gozar!
Here the details:
When: Friday June 29th from 7pm -11pm
Where: WorldBeat Cultural Center 2100 Park Blvd. San Diego, 92101 (Balboa Park)
Admission: $10.An all ages event.
The summer just keeps on getting better...a lo Cubano! On July 28th at Queen Bee, there will be a screening of the Film "La Salsa
Cubana", a documentary film by Eric Johnson & Sarita Streng, which
follows the history of a dance group from the Guanabacoa neighborhood in
Havana. The film opens a fascinating window into the
lives of Cubans, and is a dancing inspiration! It will be followed by a
night of dancing to the best Cuban dance rhythms!
BUT WAIT! There's MORE! The following day,
Sunday, July 29th in the afternoon at Queen Bee, Eric will be giving unique workshops for
beginning through advanced dancers. Don't miss either event, exact times
Here are the details so far: What: Film & Dancing afterwards When: Saturday, July 28th at 7:30pm Where: Queen Bees Art & Culture Center -
Casino on Cardboard is ready to set off on Saturday, June 23rd fro 4-8pm. If you've never been to a Casino on Cardboard event, it's basically a free Cuban salsa dance party on a cardboard dance floor. Come dance with us in beautiful Oceanside Harbor, plenty of beach space to watch the sun go down and dance to some great timba and son!
This is a community run event. How can you help? Here are one of three ways you can help:
1. If you want to help set up the dance floor on the sand, please be there at 3pm.
2. Bring finger food and drinks.
3. Help create carpools to the far north end of San Diego. We know it is way up north, so carpooling is encouraged. Bring the south to the north!
Oye Mi Gente!
This looks like a great line up of Latin bands and orchestras. For those of you who want to dance and share in the Dia de San Juan Salsa Bachata Festival (Tribute to El Rey "Tito Puente," you don't want to miss this amazing event!
Outdoor Stage Tito Puente Jr. & his 15 piece Orchestra Johnny Polanco y su Conjunto Amistad Gene Perry y su Orquesta Afro Rumba Orquesta La Cura - San Diego’s very own Hot in your face Salsa Dura Band DJ Rick “La Voz” Chris bringing a Puerto Rican swag and DJ Israel "El Lobel" coming at you with a Dominican/Boogie Down Bronx flavor both DJs spinning the best in Salsa Dura y mas
Indoor Stage Pily & Bachata Real - the First West Coast Bachatera and her all live band Grupo Bomba Liberte bringing our Afro Boricua Folklore to San Diego Musik Junkies - three of the most popular DJ’s on the West Coast spinning Bachata, Merengue, Salsa y Reggaeton. Dance Performance’s by A Time to Dance & Majesty in Motion
Food Vendors -Selling Puerto Rican, Cuban and Mexican food
Hey gang!We got the call back from the Kava Lounge to throw another
party this coming Tuesday, so join us and get your Timba Hip Hop and
Cubaton groove on! $5 at door, 9pm till midnight or later. Please help
make this a regular monthly event by supporting the bar and buying a
drink (or two). The folks at the Kava Lounge appreciate that.
Brand new jams are gonna be burning off the the speakers so don't miss it. Spread the word, ahi na ma! Below are all the details. Click this link for the Facebook event announcement.
Let's caravan to Los Angeles for the Curuye Party!
CELEBRATING THE ARRIVAL of SUMMER at CURUYE.COM’s OUTDOOR CUBAN
SALSA TIMBA DANCE PARTY, featuring LIVE CUBAN TIMBA w/ ANTONIO SAUZA
& MONEDA NACIONAL, and DJ SAOCO spinning between live sets!
is honored that ANTONIO SAUZA has chosen CURUYE’s CUBAN DANCE PARTY for
his graduate performance with his timba band MONEDA NACIONAL, a
presentation that culminates his AFRO LATIN MUSIC studies at CSULA for
the Master’s in Music.
This first outdoor Curuye dance party
of the year will open with Antonio singing for Eleggua of the Afro Cuban
lucumí tradition, followed by a rumba, then LIVE TIMBA, and DJ SAOCO
will do his thing between the live sets to keep us on the dance floor.
Looking forward to KATI HERNÁNDEZ leading one of her HOT AFRO TIMBA
LINES, and sharing a dance and some cake with KRYS, STEPHANIE &
It all takes place on the beautiful patio of TRÓPICO
de NOPAL GALLERY & ART SPACE in Echo Park, $10 cover. Chef KELLY
will have a tasty plate available for purchase, and bartender RAY will
be whipping out his incomparable mojitos! Please contact Curuye.com if you'd also like to celebrate your bday on June 9!
PREPARE TO DANCE THE NIGHT AWAY!
When: Saturday, June 9th from 7:30-12am Where: Tropico de Nopal Gallery Art-Space
Cost: $10 at the door Carpooling from San Diego Location at time: Contact Maritza at 206-300-4523 or e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org. We plan to leave at 6pm from the Oceanside Park & Ride (off the I-5 and Hwy 78 on Vista Way and Moreno St.). There are two cars.One is already full and the other has room for three more people).