The South American dance style has made its way to the Crescent City for the New Orleans Tango Festival. This four-day fest will feature a host of guest artists, DJs, special events and workshops. You won’t want to miss out on this unique celebration of dance and culture.
This year’s New Orleans Tango Festival takes place June 13-16 at the Astor Crowne Plaza Hotel and throughout the French Quarter!
Tango Festival Events
Tango fest is four days filled with dance-infused fun. Fest-goers can participate in specialized dance workshops, technique and style trainings, daylong excursions and special outings. Workshops and trainings range by skill level with beginner to master classes offered throughout the day. Sessions include:
How to Meet Your Partner on the Dance Floor/Change of Weight
Axis Control for Beginners
Barrida: Various Combinations
Tango Festival will also include a number of New Orleans excursions and activities to help attendees immerse themselves in the city’s culture. Specialty events include:
And much more! For the full Tango Fest schedule, visit here to browse all of its offerings.
Tango Fest Guest Artists
Most Tango Fest classes and events are taught and facilitated by the fest’s lineup of special guests. This year, Tango Fest welcomes and an esteemed group of national and international artists to celebrate tango here in NOLA.
Guest DJs from across the country will also be present during NOLA Tango Fest. For a full list of guest DJs and more information on the featured artists, visit here.
New Orleans Tango Festival Tickets
Cater your New Orleans Tango Fest experience to your personal skill and interest level. Highly skilled tango dancers can opt for an all-inclusive package and nativists can start off with a beginners pack. Interested in just a few activities or workshops? Purchase a lagniappe ticket good for any day.
Prices range from $35 - $325 for all packages. Early bird pricing ends June 7, so make sure to grab your tickets soon!
Astor Tower renovation completed in 2016, this AAA Four Diamond hotel is located at the start of the French Quarter at the intersection of the famous Bourbon Street and Canal Street. Featuring spacious guest...