dc tango festival


 April 4, 2018  - April 27, 2018 


Learn to Dance Tango!

Free and Open to the public but you must register in advance.
Embassy of Argentina
1600 New Hampshire Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20036
Wednesdays in April 2018 at 6:30 p.m.  SPECIFIC DATES TO BE DETERMINED
Space is limited so you must register and must come as a couple. No single participants allowed.
No walk-ins or phone reservations permitted.

To register, email 

Each couple will be checked in at the door.
Learn to dance tango in four lessons! Classes are for beginners and but should be taken in order as each class builds progressively on the class before it. The instructors will not start over from the beginning. All classes are free of charge but you must make reservations due to class size capacity.  Taught by experienced tango instructors, Arnaud Lucas and Corinne Merzeraud, these free dance classes are for those who have no previous experience dancing tango. Instruction is in English. Appropriate tango dancing shoes only (leather, suede or hard plastic soles) - no rubber soles!! If you arrive with rubber soles, you will not be admitted to the dance salon.




Tango Night at the Movies

Free and Open to the Public - (titles to be announced)

Embassy of Argentina
1600 New Hampshire Avenue NW
Washington, DC 20036

Fridays in April 2018 - DATES TO BE DETERMINED

6:30 p.m. -7:30 p.m.





Milonga EmbassyOfArgentina


Milonga del Festival

Embassy of Argentina
1600 New Hampshire Avenue NW
Washington, DC 20036
Friday at 8 p.m. DATE TO BE DETERMINED
A tango dance party with PASO's tango ensemble and bandoneón player, Rodolfo Zanetti. Non-dancers are also welcome. 
$35- advance purchase only. Argentine wine included with admission price.
Call 240-242-8032 for more information or to pay over the telephone using a Mastercard or Visa.





Tango Impressions

Saturday, April 14, 2018  at 8:00 PM

Terrace Theater, Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts

Reserved seating;  $50 all seats

For ticket information, call 202-467-4600 or 1-800-444-1324

PASO's 30 piece tango orchestra with 3 pairs of international tango dancers, and featuring Rodolfo Zanetti and Javier Sanchez on bandoneóns. Other soloists to be announced. Call 240-242-8032 for more information.