March Tauranga Tango Weekend

20-22 March 2015 Tango Weekend

We are very excited to present the lineup so far for the 2015 Tango Weekend.  We are expecting a couple more events and we'll keep you informed on the Tango in Tauranga Facebook Page.  If you would like to offer teaching, music or something you feel would fit into this weekend please contact the Tango Weekend Co-ordinator Denise.  e-mail Denise here or call on -020-4006-1340-

Friday 20th – 8:00pm-11:30pm

Latin Dance Party – Salsa, Bachata, Samba de Gafieira, Zouk Lambada and Argentine Tango

Baptist Church, Cnr Thirteenth Avenue and Cameron Road, Tauranga

Nibbles & non-alcoholic drink provided

Entrance: $5.00

Saturday 21st – 10:00am-11:30am

Tango Nuevo Workshop

A chance to learn Nuevo moves with top teachers Grant Fromont and Kasha Stoz.

Upstairs at the Citizens Club, 170 thirteenth Avenue, Tauranga.  $25pp please book a place in advance with

15th Tauranga Multicultural Festival – Tango & Latin Dance Demonstrations & intro workshop

12:45-01:15pm Tango dancing in Latin corner at the Historic Hall

12:30-01:30 Delicious Argentinian Food for sale

1:30-1:45  Tango performance on the stage outside

3pm-4pm Cuban band 'Sabor' take the stage

Historic Village, 17th Avenue West, Tauranga

Food & Drink available for purchase

Entrance: $6 (includes all ethnic performances at the Historic Village)

Saturday 21st – 7:30pm-10:30pm

Honey Been Milonga

233 Waihi Road, Judea, Tauranga

BYO drinks and nibbles

Entrance: $5.00

Sunday 22nd – 12:30 - 14:30

Lunchtime Milonga

H20 Bar

104 Devonport Rd.  (parking at the back, access from Elizabeth St next to IRD building)

Sunday 22nd – 17:30-18:30

Tango Introductory Class

Imbibe Restaurant & Bar, 19 Girven Road, Bayfair, Mount Maunganui

Food & Drinks available at bar

Entrance: free 

Sunday 22nd – 18:45-21:30

El Tango Milonga

Imbibe Restaurant & Bar, 19 Girven Road, Bayfair, Mount Maunganui

Food & Drinks available at bar

Entrance: free


Besides the Sunday night Milonga at the Mt, all venues are centrally located in Tauranga.  We're a friendly bunch in Tauranga and we'd love to offer those travelling from out of town a bed where possible.  If you'd like a list of recommended accommodation or the possibility to be billeted please contact the event co-ordinator Denise here