Join us for “Under the Big Top” Celebrating Dance in Austin, Esquina Tango’s 8th Annual Fundraiser & 13th year in the community!
Esquina’s biggest event of the year promises to bring hours of Latin music and dance and performances that can’t be missed! Don’t miss the opportunity to bid our incredible Silent Auction, raffles and enjoy the outdoor and indoor dance floors with the best Local Djs! With your support, Esquina can continue to grow its all-inclusive dance studio that helps connect friends, family and community. Come join the party!
5:30pm – 8:30pm
VIP Exclusive reception for SPONSORS (*Sold Out*)
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Exclusive sit down VIP Reception, Amazing Hor d’oeuvres, Wine & Special Drink, Exclusive Performances, Access to outdoor & indoor dance floors, Access to Raffle & Silent Auction, Choripan.
8:30pm – 2:00am
BIG TOP DANCE Party for ALL * Tickets $25 online/ $30 at the door
Access to outdoor & indoor dance floors, Special Dance Performances, Access to Raffle & Silent Auction, Choripan
Indoor Dance floor
8:30pm – 10:30pm Milonga with DJ John Turci-Escobar
10:30pm till 2:00am DJ Cognition aka Michael Johnson (Salsa, Bachata, Kizomba & more)
Outdoor dance floor
8:30pm – 10:30pm DJ Jason Lozada (Salsa, Bachata & More)
10:30pm till?? Milonga continues with DJ John Turci-Escobar
Get your own Esquina Tile…exclusively sold at Fundraiser!
Exciting Raffles! 1 ticket for $20 * 5 tickets for $80 You pick which prizes you want to try for (you can mix and match tickets)! You can buy at the front desk, or online. You do not have to be present on 9/28 to win!
Prize 1: Tango Lovers · 2 Dallas 1st Holiday Tango Weekend passes for all classes plus Friday night Welcome Milonga (Dec 27-29) · 2 Austin Spring Tango Festival Passes (Mar 27-29, 2020) · 2 Private Tango Lessons & 2 Months of Group Classes at Esquina Tango · Gift certificate to Buenos Aires Café
Prize 2: Latin Lovers · 1 pass to 2020 BIG Salsa Festival San Antonio (Jul 16-19, 2020) · 2 tickets to Eddie Palmieri on Oct 17 at One World Theatre · 2 Private Lessons in Salsa, Samba, or Bachata · 2 Months of Group Classes at Esquina Tango · $50 gift certificate to Veracruz All Natural · 2 tickets to Carnaval Brasileiro on Feb 22, 2020 · Two $50 gift cards to Fogo de Chao · $50 gift certificate to Burju Shoes
Prize 3: Esquina Lovers · 1 year of unlimited free dance classes at Esquina Tango · Your personal reserved table at any Esquina Tango event for a year! · 2 Private Lessons with your favorite Esquina teacher! · Authentic Argentine collectible gift box with items such as mate tea and pinguino. · $25 gift certificate to Boteco
Bronce: Patrick & Phyllis Stalling, Heather Seidel, Lori Thomas, Nikos Bentenitis & Natalia Ruiz, Michelle Wald, Gabriele Brown, Cherie White, Cheryl Rhode, Tere & David Walker, Larry Coons, Roy Tindle, JJ Chichester, Mickey Jacobs, Walt Tashnick, Glenn Meter, Gillian Windsor & Craig Carr, Roger Williamson, Amy Smith, Greg Bryant, Hailey Chau, Graciela Gonzalez, Maggie Aguero, Estefanía López, Amy Smith.
Graphic design Maria Roemer
Thank your the amazing donors:
Austin Spring Tango Festival, Buenos Aires Cafe, Galleria, Este, Buenos Aires Cafe, Galleria, Carnaval Brasileiro Austin, Alamo Draft House, Austin Bouldering Project, The Blanton Museum of Art, Capital Cruises, Cornelius Carter, Denis & Denis Kohl, Fiesta Vineyard Winery, Fixe Austin, Uchi & Uchiko, Olive & June, Opa Coffee & Wine Bar, Paella Lovers United, Rachel Verdemar, Russian House of Austin, Still Whiskey, It’s Italian Cucina, Austin Symphony At The Long Center, Veracruz All Natural, Boteco Food Truck, @Texas’ Party Business, First Holiday Tango Weekend.
Fundraiser Committee: Mickey Jacobs, Callie Langford, Krystal Clark, Bently Perez, Carlos Perez, Briana Lacey-King, Lorena M Ortega, Colette Ann, Tina Priest, Cami Joy-Rocha, Adele Joy-Rocha & Monica Caivano