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Hawaii Tango Marathon 2019
Aloha DanceSport Center
Honolulu, HI
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Hawaii Tango Marathon 2019
January 25, 26, 27
in Honolulu, Hawaii

A high-level, warm, adult (mature) Tango Marathon for experienced tango dancers.

Inspirational presentations, themed milongas, afternoon alternative practicas, great DJs and lots of dancing.

Top Deejays, Tango Professionals, Musicians and VIP Guests:
Deejay Mariano Bejarano, Professionals Akiyoshi & Noriko Tanada (Tokyo), Deejay Dale McMorrow, Deejay Dean Baumann, Special Guest Hiro Iwashimizu, Professional Murat Erdemsel, Deejay George Garcia, Professionals Nicholas Tapia & Stephanie Berg, Ogie Mendoza, Murat Erdemsel

In addition, well have live musical performances by harmonica virtuoso Joe Powers, keyboardist Miguel Rosenman, Pierre Grill, Stephen Howells, Windy Weather...

Pimon Martel's Turquoise line of tango shoes and assorted tango wear for men and women. Tango Art by Heather Gee.

Hawaii Tango Marathon 2019 is conveniently located between downtown Honolulu and Waikiki at:

Aloha DanceSport Center
350 Ward Avenue
Honolulu, HI 96814

Featuring a quality, well-cushioned dance floor with great sound to make this a comfortable and enjoyable event all weekend long.

Attendance will be capped at 160 persons and we will do our best to gender-balance.

We will again offer Thursday and Friday Night Sunset Cruises. Both cruises sold out last marathon. The catamaran can take up to 40 persons. The price of the cruise is $25 includes the cruise and beverages. If you would like to join any of the cruises contact me at to make your reservations.

Dress Code/Attire:
Friday - "Aloha Friday Floral" dress in tropical colors
Saturday - "Glitter & Bling" Dress to Impress
Saturday/Sunday Alternative Practica - Casual Elegant
Sunday - "1940s Gangsters & Flappers"

For hotel accommodations we recommend The Ambassador Hotel Waikiki

The nearest hotel are the Pagoda Hotel, a bit dated but near the shopping center, also the Ala Moana Hotel next to the shopping center, also in Waikiki, the Ambassador Hotel Waikiki has good prices, as mentioned above.

AirBnB Oahu has incredible rates even for unshared units - you can find accommodations with room for four or more - if you like traveling as a group.

Trivago is a good source for deals, too.

Hawaii Tango Marathon 2019 Program (subject to change)

Friday Jan 25 at Aloha DanceSport Center
350 Ward Avenue, Honolulu, HI 96814
5:00-6:30pm: Setup
6:30-9:00pm: DJ George/Meet & Greet

9:00pm: Hawaiian blessing chant & hula, plus introduction of DJs, guest professionals and VIPs
9:15pm: Aloha Floral Milonga - Floral colors
Music by DJ Mariano Bejarano
w/Joe Powers sometime, somewhere in the night
10:00pm: Introduction of guests - demo of VIPs
12:00am: DJ Dale McMorrow
3:00am: La Cumparsita

Saturday Jan 26 at Aloha DanceSport Center
5:00pm Alternative Practica - DJ Dean Baumann
7:00 Musicality Workshop by DJ Mariano
8:00pm: Milonga - "GLITTER & BLING" Dress to Impress!
Music by DJ Mariano
10:30pm: Tango performances
1:00am: Music by DJ George
3:30am "La Cumparsita"

Sunday Jan 27 at Aloha DanceSport Center
5:00pm Alternative Practica - DJ Dean Baumann
7-8pm Lecture: "Dancing to Different Orquestas" - Akiyoshi & Noriko Tanada
8:00pm: Milonga "1940s Gangster and Flapper Night"
DJ Mariano, live keyboards Miguel Rosenman, harmonica by Joe Powers, Pierre Grill, Windy Weather, Stephen Howells
11:30pm: music by DJ Dale McMorrow
3:00am: "La Cumparsita"

Fresh snacks provided each night
Wine provided each night all night, water plus other beverages, water, coffee, hot tea

There is also a pre-marathon Milonga on Thursday night 1/24 from 8-11pm, and a post marathon Milonga on Monday 1/28 at the Honolulu Club Lounge, 932 Ward Avenue. These are pay-at-the-door events not included in Tango Marathon 2019.

Thur Jan 24
Welcome Milonga at Honolulu Club
7:30pm: DJ IslaTango
Music: Traditional Argentine Tango
11:00pm - wrap up
Attire: Casual
Admission: $10 (ladies $5)
Honolulu Club Lounge
Bar service and restaurant available until 9pm
7th Floor
932 Ward Avenue
Honolulu, HI 96814
Validated parking

Monday Jan 28
Farewell Milonga at Honolulu Club Lounge
8:00pm: Music by DJ George, and/or guest DJ
Music: Traditional Tango/some Alt/Contemporeano
11:20pm - "La Cumparsita"
Attire: Casual Elegant
Admission: $10 (ladies $5)
Honolulu Club Lounge
Bar service and restaurant available until 9pm
7th Floor
932 Ward Avenue
Honolulu, HI 96814

Tuesday, Jan 29th
Tango at Medicis in Manoa Marketplace
Music by DJ
Admission: $10
2754 Woodlawn Drive
Unit 7-103
Honolulu, HI 96822

My contact information:
George Garcia
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Jan 25, 2019 7:00 PM

Admission Level Price Remaining Quantity
Early Bird Single - Leader $175.00 60
Early Bird Single - Follower $175.00 50
Early Bird Couple $170.00 ($176.94 w/service fee) 58
(Couple Cost: $340)  
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Aloha DanceSport Center (View)
350 Ward Ave Suite 200
Honolulu, HI 96814
United States


Arts > Dance
Arts > Performance
Arts > Visual
Music > Global
Music > World
Social > Adult

Kid Friendly: No
Dog Friendly: No
Non-Smoking: Yes!
Wheelchair Accessible: No


Owner: IslaTango
On BPT Since: Aug 08, 2017
George Garcia
808 721-2123

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