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The Pioneer Encuentro in Salt Lake City, Utah will be March 29-31, 2019 at the same location as the 2018 event, the magnificent, historic home of the Ladies’ Literary Club, where Argentine tango was danced more than a hundred years ago. Registration information
Organizers/Hosts: Mark and Lorraine Christensen, and the Pioneer Encuentro Steering Committee.
The first Los Angeles Encuentro Milonguero will take place March 8-10, 2019, featuring three days of traditional Milonguero Style Tango in an authentic Argentine environment, with first class DJs, delicious food and drinks, and traditional seating and dancing. This is an invitation only, gender-balanced event for advanced dancers. If you would like to be considered for an invitation please contact Daniel and Laura as soon as possible, expressing your interest and they will contact you with details.
Daniel Arias and Laura Mingo, Email
Encuentro San Francisco 2019 sold out quickly during the pre-registration stage. In the event of cancellations prior to the Encuentro, the organizers have created a couples waiting list. Couples who are interested in being placed on a couples wait list should email their request to Jonathan and Olivia, organizers and hosts. Email
Encuentro Milonguero Albuquerque 2018 will again take place at the beautiful Las Puertas Events Center over Labor Day Weekend. This is an attendance-limited, role-balanced encuentro for advanced Milonguero Style dancers.
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The Pioneer Encuentro will be held at the historic and newly restored “Clubhouse SLC,” former home of the “Ladies Literary Club,” where Argentine tango was danced in the early 20th C. on the hardwood floor of the Grand Ballroom. Registration information
Guest organizers/hosts, Jonathan y Olivia, in collaboration with Mark and Lorraine Christensen.
The 2018 Port Townsend Encuentro takes place May 25-27 at the Port Townsend Masonic Lodge. This year’s DJs are Steven Brady, Robert Hauk, Jeannie Castle, and Vince Lam. Contact for waiting list information.
More info: Ernie Baird
This event is open to both advanced and intermediate level dancers with 5+ years Milonguero Style experience. Alicia Pons will be teaching during this Encuentro.