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Newport News Encuentro+ 2018
March 8 - March 11, 2018

Encuentro+ in Newport News, Virginia. Extended hours, continuous food service, two-tanda display, floating dance floor, outstanding sound system, easy access to airports, affordable lodging options, exceptionally friendly and welcoming tango community, and surplus (revenue in excess of expenses) donated to charity.

Event capacity: 150 milongueros.

More info: Andy Stein

Encuentro Milonguero San Francisco Bay Area
January 26 - January 28, 2018

Encuentro Milonguero San Francisco Bay Area 2018 (Formerly, Encuentro Milonguero Berkeley) has moved from the Finnish Hall in Berkeley to the newly renovated Old World Historical Masonic Lodge in beautiful Burlingame, California (near the SFO airport and hotels). Jonathan and Olivia will host their 4th Annual Encuentro in the Bay Area, a role-balanced encuentro for advanced Milonguero Style dancers, featuring five milongas, two dinners, and four optional pre-encuentro workshops taught by four different milonguero style instructors.

Registration began in August, 2017. Inquire regarding availability.

Inquiries: [email protected]

Details and registration link at www.tangoapilado.com

Charleston Encuentro Milonguero
November 9 - November 12, 2017

Step back in time, surround yourself with historical beauty and join us for an exquisite event as cobblestone streets, quaint single houses and charming alleys and gardens set the stage where dreamy music from the Golden Age of tango, an elegant venue and lovely milongueros and milongueras perfectly combine to alleviate some Buenos Aires yearnings.

Registration opened June 1, 2017. Website

Encuentro Milonguero Albuquerque 2017
September 1 - September 3, 2017

Encuentro Milonguero Albuquerque 2017 will again take place at the beautiful Las Puertas Events Center over Labor Day Weekend. This is a attendance-limited, role-balanced encuentro for advanced Milonguero Style dancers.

EMA 2017 is sold out. To be placed on the waiting list visit the EMA website.


Salida Encuentro Milonguero
July 21 - July 23, 2017

Salida Encuentro Milonguero with Liz Haight at Casa Tango in the beautiful mountain river valley town of Salida, Colorado.

Contact Dvora to inquire regarding any remaining openings or waiting list.

More info: Dvora | Website


Encuentro Port Townsend
May 26 - May 28, 2017

Port TownsendEncuentro Port Townsend 2017 will take place at the Masonic Lodge in Port Townsend, Washington over Memorial Day Weekend 2017. Four milongas and four nationally recognized DJs playing the best Golden Era tango songs. Further details TBA.

Guest Organizers and Hosts: Jonathan Yamauchi and Olivia Levitt

Email: [email protected]

(Ernie Baird is celebrating his 70th birthday year participating in a sailing and rowing race to Alaska, but intends to host Encuentro Port Townsend 2018.)

Santa Fe Encuentro Milonguero
March 31 - April 9, 2017

Two Moon Tango Encuentro Milonguero with Alicia Pons on two consecutive weekends in Santa Fe, NM. March 31-April 2 is for advanced dancers with 10+ years experience with Milonguero Style, and April 7-9 is for advanced and intermediate dancers with at least 3 years of Milonguero Style experience.

There are a few spots left. Register now. More Info

Tango Encuentro Milonguero in Newport News
March 2 - March 6, 2017

Encuentro+ will be a first weekend in March yearly encuentro milonguero in Newport News, Virginia. This year’s event has 128 confirmed participants and is seeking eight experienced leaders to role-balance. (Two more couples may register after role-balance is met.)


Encuentro Milonguero Berkeley
January 27 - January 29, 2017

Finnish Hall, BerkeleyEncuentro Milonguero Berkeley 2017 will feature five milongas, five DJ’s playing the best tango songs from the Golden Era, and will take place at the Finnish Hall in Berkeley, CA. Three dinners, plus wine, Pelligrino, and desserts served throughout the weekend.

Hosts: Jonathan Yamauchi and Olivia Levitt

Contact email: [email protected]

Registration information

Seattle Tango Encuentro Milonguero
October 21 - October 23, 2016

Seattle Encuentro

The first Seattle Tango Encuentro Milonguero is coming in Fall 2016.

Waiting list information

Email: [email protected]


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