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SPECIAL EVENT Valentine's Grand Milonga at the Manitoba Museum

  • The Manitoba Museum 190 Rupert Avenue Winnipeg Mantioba Canada (map)

The Manitoba Museum has invited the tango community to host a Milonga for their “After Hours; Wild Romance event from 6–11PM on Valentine’s day.

We are asking all tango dancers to please come out and pack the dance floor at this special event. Share your love of tango with the Winnipeg community by showing them how its done. Wear your tango best!

Museum event fee is $15 and includes entrance to all galleries and Valentine activities

Visit the Manitoba Museum web site for more event details, and share the event via the Manitoba Museum’s Facebook Event Page. Pre-purchase tickets by visiting the Manitoba Museum FaceBook page

7:00–9:30 Informal Milonga
We will be setting up the Milonga in a large room near the entrance to the museum–with cash bar and complimentary light snacks–and have been asked to demonstrate tango to museum visitors as they walk by.

7:00; 7:30; 8:00; 8:30 Lessons for Museum Visitors
Milonga will be taking place during the lessons.

9:00 Animal Mating Ritual Dance Contest
Led by Zoologist Randy Mooi

9:30 Lecture “The History of Tango in 5 Minutes”
By museum Curator of History/Tango Dancer Dr. Roland Sawatzky and Angela Chotka from Tango Salon

9:35 Tango Demonstration

9:45–11:00PM Grand Milonga

  • 1920s tango silent tango movie will be playing during the event

  • Beautifully curated tango music by DJ Giovanni

  • Cash bar and complimentary light snacks will be available

  • Indoor affordable parking available at the Sport For Life Centre just North of the museum or park on the street for free!

This is a wonderful opportunity to spread the love of tango in Winnipeg but we need YOUR help to pack the dance floor.

Earlier Event: February 9
$5 Saturday Night Tango
Later Event: February 16
$5 Saturday Night Tango