"Probably the most widely praised tango festival in the United States"
10/03/13 - CAKES ORDERED
We have finalized our cake order with the baker. We have 12 different huge cakes, or about 1,600 servings. Each year we develop our own flavor/frosting/filling combination and each cake celebrates a different festival instructor or DJ.
0/13 - AFTER FESTIVAL MILONGA ADDED
An after-festival milonga (for your tangover) will take place on Monday, November 5, from 7pm to 10pm, at the Las Puertas Event Center (1512 1st NW) for anyone staying in town after the festival.
10/01/13 - DANCE FLOOR EXPANDED
For the third year in a row I have increased the size of the dance floor for the Friday - Sunday venue. It will be just about 7,000 square feet in size this year!
9/23/13 - 11 GUEST INSTRUCTORS TO TEACH THIS YEAR
In addition to our core teaching cadre, ten different guest instructors will be offering one or two classes each on very specific subjects around which they have developed a class. Our guest instructor offerings are often unique, deep, and fascinating.
8/12/13 - SHOREY MYERS TO DJ THURSDAY NIGHT OPENING MILONGA
Shorey Myers, one of the best-received DJs ever at the Albuquerque Tango Festival will be making a return trip from the Bay Area to DJ the , one of the most prominant and renowned tango DJs in the United States, has agreed to come down from Anchorage, AK to DJ one of the evening milongas for the 2013 festival.
7/15/13 - DAN BOCCIA TO DJ FRIDAY NIGHT MILONGA
Dan Boccia, one of the most prominant and renowned tango DJs in the United States, has agreed to come down from Anchorage, AK to DJ one of the evening milongas for the 2013 festival.
6/15/13 - NEY MELO JOINS 2013 CADRE
Ney Melo has agreed to be a featured instructor for the 2013 festival.