Chicago Mini Tango Festival 2017
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Que tengas una maravillosa navidades y que se cumplan todos tus deseos, pero sobre todo que tengas mucha salud y felicidad.

Have a wonderful holiday seasaon and we hope that all your wishes come true, but mostly that you have good health and happiness.

Early, Early Bird Rates to the 2016 Chicago Mini Tango Festival ( — the 12th annual milonguero festival in Chicago — end on January 1, 2017.

Early, Early Bird Rates are available for Festival Passes: (Full Festival Pass ($275), Full-time Student Full Festival Pass ($155), Saturday Arrival Pass ($235), Milonga Pass ($125), Beginner Pass ($200), Full-time Student Beginner Pass ($135), and Day Passes) through Sunday, January 1, 2017.

Join us and our guests from Argentina, Canada, England, Greece,
California, Conneticut, District of Colombia, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Texas,
Utah, Virginia, Washington, and Wisconsin.

The 2017 Chicago Mini Tango Festival will be held at the Rosemont Hilton from Thursday, April 20 through Monday, April 24, 2016.

The instructors include Alicia Pons (Argentina), Nelida “Nely” Fernando and Hernan Alvarez Prieto (Argentina), 2016 World Tango Champions Cristian Palomo and Melisa Sacchi (Argentina), Pablo Rodriguez and Eva Garlez (Argentina/New Mexico), and Daniel Arias (Argentina/California). DJs include Victoria Guasch (Spain) and Hernan Alvarez Prieto (Argentina). Additional DJs will be announced in the near future.

The Festival will be held at the Rosemont Hilton. The special $127+tax/rate per night for 1-4 people is valid for the 2017 Festival. The hotel provides complimentary 24 hour shuttle service from O’Hare airport, 24 hour Stay Fit Gym access, and a reduced overnight parking rate ($10 per day for overnight guests and $10 for daily parking passes). For more details and to register at the hotel go to: Please note that this year the Comic Convention will be held the same weekend; so book your room early. Our room block is 50% full with limited rooms available for Wednesday, April 19.

Travel discounts are available on United Airlines and Hertz. For more information go to:

We will have at least ten milongas and practicas and 22 workshops for Festival attendees. As usual, we also plan to have some special “master classes”, as well as an “intensive beginner bootcamp” for the novice or new dancer. Once we announce our workshop class schedule, registration priority to the workshops will be based on your date of registration to the Festival. We will have a limit to the number of attendees per workshop.

To register for the festival, please go to: Please note that registration is complete when payment is made either through or as of the postmarked date if sending a check. Payment at the Festival will be at the final Festival rate.

SPECIAL RATES: Through Sunday, January 1, 2017 we have a early, early bird rates to purchase Festival Passes.

Please go to the Registration link above and pay online or mail in your registration.

Subscribe to our newsletter on the 2017 website: link on our website, on our Facebook Page, or on Twitter

Looking forward to seeing you in Chicago in April.


Thu 20 Apr 2017, 00:00
ends Mon 24 Apr, 00:00


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Event posted by: Rita Maree Horne

About the author: Social Dancer, Writer from Edinburgh

Published: 2 Jan 2017 @ 18:50

Last modified: 12 May 2019 @ 19:36

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