Harlem Meer Performance Festival: Orlando Marin (Mambo/Salsa)
Sunday, September 2, 2018
2:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m.
The 25th annual Harlem Meer Performance Festival brings the best local talent to Central Park! Enjoy a variety of performances featuring multi-cultural music and dance, family-friendly entertainment, and more while admiring the lakeside views.
Come and baile de salsa with the salseros, salseras, and the Last Mambo King! Considered the longest performing bandleader in New York City after the late Tito Puente, Sr., Orlando Marin is South Bronx native and pioneer of mambo and Latin music. He began his first Latin band with a young Eddie Palmieri, who is now considered one of the world’s greatest musicians.
All ages are welcome.
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