Blackhawk Tango
     Presents Argentine Tango in Danville, California

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 "Cinco de Mayo " with live music of Redwood Tango  Sunday May 4th location TBD.

The spring and summer events are held at Blackhawk Plaza a one-of-a-kind semi outdoor milonga for all tastes, including classes for beginners and Int 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 are held every first Sunday afternoon at the elegant Blackhawk Plaza Rotunda during spring and summer seasons with  live music by selected tango orchestras such as:
Redwood Tango ,
Trio Garufa ,
Orchesta Z ,
and DJ music between sets.

  Read more about Blackhawk Tango in this Press Article:

Weekly Introductory Tango 
Classes & Practicas - Closed for December reopen January 7th,

Every Tuesday in Danville at Blackhawk Plaza

All  classes are intended for beginners and intermediate students to help them build a solid foundation and to learn  the necessary  basic elements of Argentine tango for smooth and elegant social dancing at formal milongas ( tango dance parties).
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Private Classes

Available at reasonable rates. For more information please click here.

Nightly Milongas

Will be planned and organized by Blackhawk Tango Club on special occasions in Danville.

Blackhawk Tango Social

A social network of friends of Blackhawk Tango and admirers of tango  whose common goal is to support tango activities in the area and to organize special get-togethers, events, car pools, and milongas.

Membership is open to any one who believes will introduce tango to at least one person in their lifetime. Membership benefits include  reduced prices for private classes and reduced prices for special events.

Recent Activities:

Thursday May 2nd, 2013 - Group visit to Verdi Club in San Francisco

Saturday June 8th, 2013 -  Group visit to Nora's Milonga at Allegro Ballroom

Saturday July 13th, 2013 -  Group visit to Nora's Milonga at Allegro Ballroom

Saturday September 14th, 2013  Group visit to Nora's Milonga at Allegro Ballroom

Saturday October 12th, 2013  Group visit to Nora's Milonga at Allegro Ballroom

Saturday November 9th, 2013 -  Group visit to Nora's Milonga  at Allegro Ballroom  
Saturday December 14, 2013 - Group visit to Nora's Milonga at Allegro Ballroom 

Tuesday  December 31, 2013 - NYE group visit to Allegro Ballroom

Saturday January 11, 2014 - Group visit to Nora's Milonga at Allegro Ballroom 

Saturday April 12, 2014 - Group visit to Nora's Milonga at Allegro Ballroom 

To join, please send your information to:

    Blackhawk Tango MeetUp

   Blackhawk Tango FaceBook   

Support and Resources

Bay Area Tango Association:

Blackhawk Plaza:

Argentine Tango Events:

Argentine Tango Music Source:

A Guide to Tango Terminology: