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Mint to Move Cultural Dance Night

June 8 @ 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm

$9 – $12

Mint to Move Cultural Dance Night
Celebrating with the Orquesta Mayor band, DJ Jorge’ Moran, and other live performing artists the commUNITY through music, dancing, visual art, and cultural appreciation.
Bi-monthly event with varied cultural themes, 7:30-11:30 p.m. l UPTOWN
Friday, JUNE 8, 7:30 – 11:30 p.m. | UPTOWN
$12 general admission/ $9 Mint members ($1.00 off general admission before 9:00 p.m.)

Con A de Arte (A is for Art) will be held in the Mint Museum Uptown’s Mattye and Marc Silverman Grand Room at 6 p.m. to annually celebrate Latin-American art and culture. It is free and open to the public. There you can purchase a wristband to attend Mint to Move for our member’s admission of $9!

Mint to Move is not just a dance party; it is an artistic and cultural experience. Adults enjoy 4 hours of the visual and performing arts, dance demos, Afro-Beats, Afro-Cuban and Latin-American dance rhythms with a special presentation by guests Orquesta Mayor, special tributes of artists, Latin and Caribbean islands/countries, live painting and regularly-featured musicians, and unique themes to celebrate multi-cultures, ethnic and gender diversity. Guests can semba, salsa, bachata, cha cha, line dance, and step to other dance forms relative to various global communities as well as enjoy other art by local artists.

Free Dance Lessons with Rumbao Latin Dance Company. This is a drop-in event for adults with discount admission before 9 pm. Ball room and other dance programs are welcome. Complimentary snacks and party favors while they last; cash bar.

Community partners:
ASC, ArtSi, Puerto Rican Society of Charlotte, Rumbao Latin Dance Company, Comite’de Fiestas Patrias y Tradiciones de Charlotte, Líderes Colombianos en Charlotte, and UNCC Africana Studies Department

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Details

Date:
June 8
Time:
7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Cost:
$9 – $12
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Organizer

Latin American Chamber Of Commerce
Website:
http://www.lacccharlotte.com/

Venue

Mint Museum
500 South Tryon Street
Charlotte, NC 28202 United States
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Website:
www.mintmuseum.org