Mission of Blackhawk Tango
To promote Argentine tango to members of local communities in the East Bay and to expand awareness of Argentine tango to anyone anywhere regardless of boundaries.
Monthly 1st Sunday Afternoon Indoor/Outdoor Milongas - Save date for "30" month anniversary Milonga with the live music of Redwood Tango on Sunday August 3rd. ... Stay tuned!
These events are currently held at the New Veteran's Memorial Building in the heart of Historic Downtown Danville only minutes from I680 freeway.
We hope you enjoy a relaxed Sunday afternoon of tango at a wonderful and convenient location with hardwood floor, great music, and convenient free parking , numerous bars, restaurant, coffee shops and other facilities.
The spring and summer events used to be held at Blackhawk Plaza a one-of-a-kind semi outdoor milonga for all tastes, including classes for beginners and intermediate students, and solid tango for experienced dancers, offering traditional live tango music, traditional DJ music, as well as a touch of new and contemporary tango. This location is normally used during warmer months of the year.
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These events are held every firs Sunday afternoon (currently)at the Veteran's Memorial Building and previously at the elegant Blackhawk Plaza Rotunda during spring and summer seasons with live music by selected tango orchestras such as:
Redwood Tango http://www.redwoodtango.com ,
Trio Garufa http://www.triogarufa.com/ ,
Orchesta Z http://www.orquestaz.com/ ,
and DJ music between sets.
Blackhawk Tango History: