Buenos Aires City Tango Dance Championship 2017

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From Wednesday, May 10th until Sunday, May 21st of  2017, the Buenos Aires City Tango Dance Championship 2017 will be held at different "milongas", theaters, and cultural centers across the city.

The competition is on the look out for new winning couples in the categories Tango de Pista, "Milongueros" of the World, and Waltz, who will qualify to participate in the World Tango Dance Championship that will take place in Buenos Aires in August 2017.

The Qualifying rounds start on May 10th at Centro Cultural Julián Centeya (Av. San Juan 3255), with free admission. From Thursday, May 11th the competition will tour around the city: every day there will be qualifying rounds in the neighborhoods of Flores, Palermo, La Paternal, Boedo, Chacarita and Constitución. 

The Waltz and Milonga Semifinals will be held on Friday, May 19th, and the Tango de Pista Semifinal will be on Saturday, May 20th, all at 6.00 pm at Usina del Arte (Caffarena 1, La Boca), with free admission to the public (on a first-come, first-served basis). 

The Grand Final will take place on Sunday, May 21st, at 6.00 pm, also at the iconic building of Usina del Arte, in La Boca. The free tickets for the Final have to be picked up at Usina del Arte on Friday, May 19th, from 4.00 pm.

Click here for more information on venues and complete day by day schedule.

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