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 Valentine's Day Milonga on Sunday February 14th at the Veteran's Memorial Building in Downtown Danville.
These events are currently held at the New Veteran's Memorial Building in the heart of Historic Downtown Danville only minutes from I 680 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:
Weekly Introductory Tango Classes & Practicas ( mini milonga )
Every Thursday at the Sycamore Club in Danville. See detail below.
Class $10 (includes milonga), Milonga only $10
635 Old Orchard Drive, Danville CA 94526
The Latest Addition to our Programs
FREE DOWNTOWN TANGO ( Closed for Winter - Will resume in Spring 2016 )
Next to “Consignit Couture” & Starbucks Cafe
398 Hartz Avenue, Danville CA, 94506
Sunday October 11, 2015 , 5:00pm – 8:00pm+
Take a walk in the Historic Downtown Danville and then
join our Blackhawk Tango Entertainment Group at our free outdoor tango which is
offered as a way to thank our friends and students for helping Blackhawk Tango
to become a premier tango destination in this side of the Bay area.
*Milonga dance party 5 pm - 8pm
*Limited bottled water provided
*Bring comfortable outdoor shoes
*Bring lawn chair if you wish to sit
*Traditional and limited Nuevo music