Buenos Aires City Tango Dance Championship 2019

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The 2019 Buenos Aires City Tango Dance Championship will be held at different "milongas" and cultural centers across the city from Wednesday, May 8th through Sunday, May 19th of  2019.

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 2019.

The Qualifying rounds start on May 8th at Centro Cultural Julián Centeya (Av. San Juan 3255), with free admission. From Thursday, May 9th the competition will continue with qualifying rounds every day at the different Milongas and Cultural Centers across the city.

Schedule and venues:

Qualifying rounds:
Wednesday 8: Espacio Cultural Julián Centeya, Av. San Juan 3255 – 6:00 PM.
Thursday 9: Milonga en lo de Balmaceda, Av. Raúl Scalabrini Ortiz 1331 – 8:30 PM
Friday 10: Yira Yira, Adolfo Alsina 1465 – 8:00 PM
Saturday 11: Espacio Cultural Del Resurgimiento, Gral. José Gervasio de Artigas 2262 – 8:30 PM
Sunday 12: Milonga el Pial, Coronel Ramón Falcón 2750 – 3:00 PM.
Monday 13: El Motivo Tango, Av. Córdoba 5064 – 11:00 PM.
Tuesday 14: Espacio Cultural Carlos Gardel, Olleros 3640 – 6:00 PM
Wednesday 15: La Milonga del Pueblo, Av. Sáenz 459 – 9:30 PM.
Thursday 16: La Viruta, Armenia 1366 – 11:30 PM

Semifinals at Usina del Arte:
Friday 17: Semifinals Milonga & Waltz, from 6:00 PM. Exhibition by Laila Resk & Leandro Oliver.
Saturday 18: Semifinals de Tango de Pista & Milongueros del Mundo, from 6:00 PM. Exhibition by the champions of Tango de Pista 2016, Silvana Prieto & Matías Batista.

Finals at Usina del Arte:
Sunday, May 19: Grand Finale, from 6:00 PM. Show by Alberto Bianco with the guitars of Tony Gallo.

All the events at Usina del Arte and Cultural Centers are free. The cost of admittance to the Milongas depends on the entry the price set by each venue.
Free tickets for the Semifinals and Finals at Usina el Arte will have be reserved online in advance through the Championship's website or through this link.

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

Usina del Arte

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