Class with Makela Brizuela: 8:30-9:30 ($20 cash only- no MT cards)
Milonga with Dj Vincent Wong 9:30-1:00 ($15 cash only, exact change appreciated 🙂
VALET PARKING AVAILABLE
For table reservations – please private message us on FB makelatangola. Notice that if you don’t receive a confirmation, your reservation is NOT complete. Most of the times, all reservations are taken by the prior day Thursday afternoon **Reservations will be held until 10:30 pm.**
SPECIALL RAFFLE OF A FREE MILONGA PASS FOR THE SOCAL TANGO CHAMPIONSHIP on Feb 17-19 2017!
Elegant attire. Buenos Aires Style. NO JEANS please.
Learn more about MILONGA CARMÍN
Carmin is a very rich word that means intense, passionate, lux·u·ri·ous, sensual, fiery, very RED color. This color is extracted from the cochineal insect from South and Central America (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cochineal.) It has been used for dying fabrics at least since the 15th century by Aztec and Mayan people, and at the times of TANGO, the powder was used as make up for sexy lips or to flush innocent cheeks.
Every time I heard the word CARMIN, the visual intense red reminds me of our first milonga at Soho, and that incredible picture that Matt took (this event picture). It is a very feminine, very powerful, very enticing, very tied to the earth and nature concept.
Embrace it and love it, our Milonga Carmín, red, intense, luxurious, sensual, fiery…