NYC Parks Special Events copyright (c) 2020 NYC Department of Parks and Recreation http://nyc.gov/parks/events NYC Department of Parks and Recreation en-us Mon, 10 Aug 2020 16:23:09 GMT <![CDATA[CANCELLED: Summer on the Hudson: Everybody Tango!]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2019/07/11/summer-on-the-hudson-everybody-tango http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2019/07/11/summer-on-the-hudson-everybody-tango Date: July 11, 2019

Please note: this event has been cancelled.

Enjoy introductory Argentine Tango lessons, music, and dancing in the open air.

Lessons are held at 6:45 p.m. and 7:45 p.m. with social dance time between lessons.

Live music and dancers will be featured on June 6 and July 25.

Start time: 6:30 pm

End time: 8:30 pm

Contact phone: (212) 870-3070

Location: On the Pier (in West Harlem Piers)

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M376 West Harlem Piers 2019-07-11 2019-07-11 6:30 pm 8:30 pm 40.81880187988300000, -73.96109771728500000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5c78499124c85.jpg Thu, 11 Jul 2019 17:15:02 EDT
<![CDATA[Summer on the Hudson: Everybody Tango!]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2019/07/18/summer-on-the-hudson-everybody-tango http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2019/07/18/summer-on-the-hudson-everybody-tango Date: July 18, 2019

Enjoy introductory Argentine Tango lessons, music, and dancing in the open air.

Lessons are held at 6:45 p.m. and 7:45 p.m. with social dance time between lessons.

Live music and dancers will be featured on June 6 and July 25.

Start time: 6:30 pm

End time: 8:30 pm

Contact phone: (212) 870-3070

Location: On the Pier (in West Harlem Piers)

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M376 West Harlem Piers 2019-07-18 2019-07-18 6:30 pm 8:30 pm 40.81880187988300000, -73.96109771728500000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5c78499124c85.jpg Fri, 05 Apr 2019 15:59:56 EDT
<![CDATA[CANCELLED: Strictly Tango at Washington Square]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2019/07/23/strictly-tango-at-washington-square http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2019/07/23/strictly-tango-at-washington-square Date: July 23, 2019

Please note: this event has been cancelled.

Join NYC Parks and the Washington Square Park Conservancy in a series of FREE dance classes!

Put on your dancing shoes and learn to dance with Strictly Tango NYC Dance School. They will bring you “the authentic Buenos Aires Tango feeling.” Come with your partner, your friends, or come by yourself and find a new dancing partner!

In case of rain, the event will be canceled.

This event is sponsored by the Washington Square Park Conservancy.

Contact (212) 360-1430 or accessibility@parks.nyc.gov for more information regarding accessibility.

Start time: 6:00 pm

End time: 8:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 408-0243

Location: Washington Square Park

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M098 Washington Square Park 2019-07-23 2019-07-23 6:00 pm 8:00 pm 40.73149871826172000, -73.99749755859375000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5d2cf92543d03.jpg Tue, 23 Jul 2019 12:30:02 EDT
<![CDATA[Summer on the Hudson: Everybody Tango!]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2019/07/25/summer-on-the-hudson-everybody-tango http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2019/07/25/summer-on-the-hudson-everybody-tango Date: July 25, 2019

Enjoy introductory Argentine Tango lessons, music, and dancing in the open air.

Lessons are held at 6:45 p.m. and 7:45 p.m. with social dance time between lessons.

Live music and dancers will be featured on June 6 and July 25.

Start time: 6:30 pm

End time: 8:30 pm

Contact phone: (212) 870-3070

Location: On the Pier (in West Harlem Piers)

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M376 West Harlem Piers 2019-07-25 2019-07-25 6:30 pm 8:30 pm 40.81880187988300000, -73.96109771728500000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5c78499124c85.jpg Fri, 05 Apr 2019 15:59:56 EDT
<![CDATA[Arts, Culture & Fun: Strictly Tango]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2019/08/01/arts-culture-fun-strictly-tango http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2019/08/01/arts-culture-fun-strictly-tango Date: August 1, 2019

Ever wanted to visit Argentina? The home of the romantic Tango? Come spend a special evening with a Taste of Tango. Enjoy tango stories, dance demonstrations, and tango classes!

Sergio Segura, Director of Strictly Tango NYC, is pleased to bring you that authentic Buenos Aires Tango feeling. Everyone will learn, dance, and have fun. Classes are followed by open dance for all on August 1 and August 15 from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

You don’t need a partner, Taste of Tango is for all levels of ability. Don’t miss out!

Sign up for one or two classes on Eventbrite at tangogb.eventbrite.com

Start time: 6:00 pm

End time: 8:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 667-3545

Location: Greenbelt Recreation Center (in Blood Root Valley)

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R129 Blood Root Valley 2019-08-01 2019-08-01 6:00 pm 8:00 pm 40.59198260134300000, -74.13947248458900000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5d1babc4612f6.JPG Tue, 09 Jul 2019 13:45:02 EDT
<![CDATA[CANCELLED: Strictly Tango at Washington Square]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2019/08/13/strictly-tango-at-washington-square http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2019/08/13/strictly-tango-at-washington-square Date: August 13, 2019

Please note: this event has been cancelled because of the weather.

Join NYC Parks and the Washington Square Park Conservancy in a series of FREE dance classes!

Put on your dancing shoes and learn to dance with Strictly Tango NYC Dance School. They will bring you “the authentic Buenos Aires Tango feeling.” Come with your partner, your friends, or come by yourself and find a new dancing partner!

In case of rain, the event will be canceled.

This event is sponsored by the Washington Square Park Conservancy.

Contact (212) 360-1430 or accessibility@parks.nyc.gov for more information regarding accessibility.

Start time: 6:00 pm

End time: 8:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 408-0243

Location: Washington Square Park

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M098 Washington Square Park 2019-08-13 2019-08-13 6:00 pm 8:00 pm 40.73149871826172000, -73.99749755859375000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5d2cf92543d03.jpg Mon, 12 Aug 2019 16:00:18 EDT
<![CDATA[Arts, Culture & Fun: Strictly Tango]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2019/08/15/arts-culture-fun-strictly-tango http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2019/08/15/arts-culture-fun-strictly-tango Date: August 15, 2019

Ever wanted to visit Argentina? The home of the romantic Tango? Come spend a special evening with a Taste of Tango. Enjoy tango stories, dance demonstrations, and tango classes!

Sergio Segura, Director of Strictly Tango NYC, is pleased to bring you that authentic Buenos Aires Tango feeling. Everyone will learn, dance and have fun. Classes are followed by open dance for all on August 1 and August 15 from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

You don’t need a partner, Taste of Tango is for all levels of ability. Don’t miss out!

Sign up for one or two classes on Eventbrite at tangogb.eventbrite.com.

Start time: 6:00 pm

End time: 8:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 667-3545

Location: Greenbelt Recreation Center (in Blood Root Valley)

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R129 Blood Root Valley 2019-08-15 2019-08-15 6:00 pm 8:00 pm 40.59198260134300000, -74.13947248458900000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5d1babc4612f6.JPG Tue, 09 Jul 2019 13:45:02 EDT
<![CDATA[Arts, Culture & Fun: Strictly Tango]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2019/08/17/arts-culture-fun-strictly-tango http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2019/08/17/arts-culture-fun-strictly-tango Date: August 17, 2019

Ever wanted to visit Argentina? The home of the romantic Tango? Come spend a special day with a Taste of Tango. Enjoy tango stories, dance demonstrations, and tango classes!

Sergio Segura, Director of Strictly Tango NYC, is pleased to bring you that authentic Buenos Aires Tango feeling. Everyone will learn, dance and have fun. Classes are followed by open dance for all on August 17 and September 21 from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.

You don’t need a partner, Taste of Tango is for all levels of ability. Don’t miss out!

Sign up for one or both classes on Eventbrite at tangopp.eventbrite.com

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time: 3:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2019-08-17 2019-08-17 1:00 pm 3:00 pm 40.86500167846680000, -73.89469909667969000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5d1bacd54f485.JPG Tue, 09 Jul 2019 14:00:05 EDT
<![CDATA[Arts, Culture & Fun: Strictly Tango]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2019/08/22/arts-culture-fun-strictly-tango http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2019/08/22/arts-culture-fun-strictly-tango Date: August 22, 2019

Ever wanted to visit Argentina? The home of the romantic Tango? Come spend a special evening with a Taste of Tango. Enjoy tango stories, dance demonstrations, and tango classes!

Sergio Segura, Director of Strictly Tango NYC, is pleased to bring you that authentic Buenos Aires Tango feeling. Everyone will learn, dance and have fun. Classes are followed by open dance for all on August 1 and August 15 from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

You don’t need a partner, Taste of Tango is for all levels of ability. Don’t miss out!

Sign up for one or two classes on Eventbrite at tangogb.eventbrite.com.

Start time: 6:00 pm

End time: 8:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 667-3545

Location: Greenbelt Recreation Center (in Blood Root Valley)

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R129 Blood Root Valley 2019-08-22 2019-08-22 6:00 pm 8:00 pm 40.59198260134300000, -74.13947248458900000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5d1babc4612f6.JPG Thu, 08 Aug 2019 12:00:04 EDT
<![CDATA[Rooftop Tango]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2019/09/19/rooftop-tango1 http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2019/09/19/rooftop-tango1 Date: September 19, 2019

Join us for a taste of Strictly Tango NYC Dance School classes. Enjoy the sunset with your dancing shoes on while learning some new moves.

Come with your partner, your friends or come by yourself and find a new dancing partner!

This event is FREE and open to the public.

For accessibility information, contact Trevor Merk by September 15, 2019 at Trevor.Merk@parks.nyc.gov or call (212) 242-5228.

Start time: 6:00 pm

End time: 8:00 pm

Contact phone: 212.242.5228

Location: Tony Dapolito Recreation Center

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M103 Tony Dapolito Recreation Center 2019-09-19 2019-09-19 6:00 pm 8:00 pm 40.72959899902344000, -74.00540161132812000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5d5ed4ae5265d.jpg Tue, 27 Aug 2019 17:14:58 EDT
<![CDATA[Arts, Culture & Fun: Strictly Tango]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2019/09/21/arts-culture-fun-strictly-tango http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2019/09/21/arts-culture-fun-strictly-tango Date: September 21, 2019

Join us on National Day of Dance for a special day with A Taste of Tango. Ever wanted to visit Argentina? The home of the romantic Tango? Enjoy tango stories, dance demonstrations, and tango classes!

Sergio Segura, Director of Strictly Tango NYC, is pleased to bring you that authentic Buenos Aires Tango feeling. Everyone will learn, dance and have fun. Classes are followed by open dance for all on August 17 and September 21 from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.

You don’t need a partner, Taste of Tango is for all levels of ability. Don’t miss out!

Sign up for one or both classes on Eventbrite at tangopp.eventbrite.com.

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time: 3:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2019-09-21 2019-09-21 1:00 pm 3:00 pm 40.86500167846680000, -73.89469909667969000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5d1bacd54f485.JPG Wed, 10 Jul 2019 16:45:03 EDT
<![CDATA[Strictly Tango]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2019/09/21/strictly-tango http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2019/09/21/strictly-tango Date: September 21, 2019

Make friends or dance with a new partner while enjoying tango music, stories, classes, and open dance.

Strictly Tango NYC Dance School brings you “the authentic Buenos Aires Tango feeling.”

Everyone will learn, dance, and have fun. Don’t miss it!

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time: 3:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2019-09-21 2019-09-21 1:00 pm 3:00 pm 40.86500167846680000, -73.89469909667969000 Mon, 09 Sep 2019 14:45:03 EDT
<![CDATA[Arts, Culture & Fun: Hispanic Heritage Month - Ray Mantilla in Concert]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2019/09/21/arts-culture-fun-ray-mantilla-in-concert http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2019/09/21/arts-culture-fun-ray-mantilla-in-concert Date: September 21, 2019

Join us as we celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with a Latin Jazz Concert with Ray Mantilla. A professional percussionist for more than 60 years, Ray Mantilla has been the first-call conguero for everyone from Art Blakey and Charles Mingus to Ray Barretto and Tito Puente. All of his 14 albums as a leader have hit the jazz charts, including his latest, High Voltage.

In partnership with the Jazz Foundation of America.

The concert will take place in the park weather permitting. If it rains we move into the lovely Poe Park Visitor Center.

Come early and enjoy Hispanic Heritage Celebration:

  • Noon to 1:00 p.m. – Children's art workshops (paint Latin American flags, bead and maraca making)
  • 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. – For adults -Tango class and open dance with Sergio Segura, Founder of Strictly Tango. All levels welcome.
  • 4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. – Concert with Ray Mantilla, legendary Conguero performance

Start time: 4:00 pm

End time: 5:00 pm

Contact phone: 718 3655516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2019-09-21 2019-09-21 4:00 pm 5:00 pm 40.86500167846680000, -73.89469909667969000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5d766a8f47ca8.jpg Mon, 09 Sep 2019 13:00:04 EDT
<![CDATA[Rooftop Tango]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2019/09/26/rooftop-tango http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2019/09/26/rooftop-tango Date: September 26, 2019

Join us for a taste of Strictly Tango NYC Dance School classes. Enjoy the sunset with your dancing shoes on while learning some new moves.

Come with your partner, your friends or come by yourself and find a new dancing partner!

This event is FREE and open to the public.

For accessibility information, contact Trevor Merk by September 15, 2019 at Trevor.Merk@parks.nyc.gov or call (212) 242-5228.

Start time: 6:00 pm

End time: 8:00 pm

Contact phone: 212.242.5228

Location: Tony Dapolito Recreation Center

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M103 Tony Dapolito Recreation Center 2019-09-26 2019-09-26 6:00 pm 8:00 pm 40.72959899902344000, -74.00540161132812000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5d5ed4ae5265d.jpg Tue, 27 Aug 2019 17:14:58 EDT