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Welcome back to our SALSA WEDNESDAYS with WORKSHOP, LESSON & DJ
THE RANGE Ithaca Commons, 119 E. State Street, 2nd floor

🗓 SCHEDULE MAY 22nd
8PM Dance Workshop: Salsa and Rueda de Casino with Michael Luis and Jo 
Learn Salsa footwork, shines, and partner combination, integrating line and circle formats, with turns, veils, flourishes, and navigation.
9:30PM Intro Latin Lesson 
Footwork and partner technique in Salsa, Bachata, and Cha Cha Cha for all levels, beginner oriented. New content every week.
10PM-1AM Party 
Dance to the hottest releases of Salsa-Son-Timba, Bachata, Merengue, Cha Cha Cha, Cumbia, Reggaeton y más... ¡Más Salsa! Requests welcome.

💵 Admission 21+ Gov ID with Age & Photo Required (US driver license, NYS non-driver ID, or passport). $10 cash cover includes Lesson at 9:30pm, and Party. Or pay by Venmo to “Salsa-Ithaca,” or “$SalsaIthaca” on CashApp. Intermediate Workshop at 8pm requires separate $10 payment. Save 15% with $17 payment for Workshop, Lesson, and Party.

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This Week🔖 Enjoy the Spring Heat 🔆
🔸 TUESDAY MAY 21st 7:30-8:45pm Downtown, All Ages
🔹 WEDNESDAY MAY 22nd 8pm-1am @ The Range, Ithaca Commons,  21+
SAVE THE DATE for Our 1st SALSA CRUISE of the Season
♦️ SUNDAY JUNE 23rd 7:30-9:30pm @ Allan H. Treman State Marine Park, All Ages

MORE INFO in Image and Link in Bio!

#dance #salsa #bachata #latinmusic #socialdance #merengue  #reggaeton #cumbia #chachacha #latinnight  #ithaca #fingerlakes #southerntier #centralnewyork #cortland #cornell #ithacacollege
Your trusted Salsa Wednesday is here again! You know what happens when you come out - a good time. Full schedule below 👇

🕺 8-9PM Bachata Workshop (intermediate) with Geraldo Iglesias
🎶 9-9:15PM Open Dance
💃 9:15-9:45PM Intro Dance Lesson (beginner)
🎉 9:45PM-1AM Party with DJ

💵 PAYMENT
$10 for Workshop, $10 for Lesson + Party. Or pay $17 to attend full event schedule. Pay by Venmo to “Salsa-Ithaca,” or “$SalsaIthaca” on CashApp, with event date in memo, or by cash at the door.

QUESTIONS❓Email 📧 michael@salsaithaca.com 📞 Call/Text/WhatsApp 607-375-7090, or Message 📩 “Salsa Ithaca” on Facebook, Instagram, or TikTok

#dance #salsa #salsacubana #bachata #latinmusic #socialdance #merengue #reggaeton #cumbia #ChaChaCha #latinnight #ithaca #fingerlakes #southerntier #centralnewyork #cornell #ithacacollege #cortland
SHOW OUT for Latin Dance & Cinco de Mayo 🇲🇽️ this SATURDAY MAY 4th 9PM-1AM (and Every 1st & 3rd Saturday)

THE UPSTAIRS BAR & VENUE 106 S. Cayuga Street

9PM Dance Lesson
All-level dance lesson with guest resident artists Adolfo Castillo and Lisbet Lopez from Cuba.
9:45PM-1AM Dance Party
Dance to the Latest Hits and Throwback Mix of Salsa, Bachata, Merengue, ChaChaCha, Reggaeton, y Cumbia, PLUS Música Mexicana Mix... with DJ Luis Vivanco for Cinco de Mayo Celebration.

Raffle Drawing for Gift Card to Zócalo Mexican Bar & Grill at 11:30pm.

Admission 21+ Government issued ID with age and photo required (US driver license, NYS non-driver ID, or passport). $10 cash cover, or by Venmo to Salsa-Ithaca, or $SalsaIthaca on CashApp, includes Lesson and Party.

#dance #salsa #bachata #latinmusic #socialdance #merengue #reggaeton #cumbia #ChaChaCha #latinnight #ithaca #fingerlakes #southerntier #centralnewyork #cornell #ithacacollege #cortland
In case you need more reasons to go out this week (isn’t this spring weather enough?), @geraldoiglesias will be back at The Range this Wednesday May 1st to give us yet another amazing Bachata workshop and Latin dance party.

🕺 8-9PM Bachata Workshop (intermediate)
🎶 9-9:15PM Open Dance
💃 9:15-9:45PM Intro Dance Lesson (beginner)
🎉 9:45PM-1AM Party with DJ

📍LOCATION
@therangeithaca 119 E. State St, 2nd floor, Ithaca NY

💵 PAYMENT
$10 for Workshop, $10 for Lesson + Party. Or pay $17 to attend full event schedule. Pay by Venmo to “Salsa-Ithaca,” or “$SalsaIthaca” on CashApp, with event date in memo, or by cash at the door. 21+ government ID required.

❓QUESTIONS
Email 📧 michael@salsaithaca.com 📞 Call/Text/WhatsApp 607-375-7090, or Message 📩 “Salsa Ithaca” on Facebook, Instagram, or TikTok
MEET & GREET our Fabulous Resident Artists from Cuba 🇨🇺️ Adolfo Castillo and Lisbet Lopez at our DOUBLE PARTY this Saturday 4/20. Donations accepted for our new Community Music & Dance Program. Learn about our programs, classes, and activities, and meet new people, while having lots of fun. Join us and Spread the Word 📣

RECEPTION
7PM MEET & GREET
Mingle and network with other dancers and community members. Meet and greet resident artists Adolfo Castillo and Lisbet Lopez. Enjoy appetizers from Zócalo while supplies last.

8PM WORKSHOP & SOCIAL DANCE
Adolfo and Lisbet will teach Mambo, Rumba, Salsa, and Cha Cha Cha in open and partner format. Social dance to follow.

AFTER RECEPTION: NOCHE LATINA
9PM Dance Lesson
Learn Salsa and Latin dance steps & partner combination. For all levels.

9:45PM-1AM Dance Party
Dance to the latest and greatest hits and Throwback Mix of Salsa, Bachata, Merengue, ChaChaCha, Reggaeton, Cumbia y más... ¡Más Salsa! with DJ Michael Luis and Guests.

RSVP
Please RSVP if you plan on coming to the reception by sending Direct Message to Salsa Ithaca on Facebook or any of our platforms, or by text message or WhatsApp to (607) 375-7090, so that we know how much food to order.

ADMISSION
7-9pm RECEPTION: All ages welcome, families included. No admission charge. Donations welcome.

AFTER 9pm NOCHE LATINA: 21+ Government issued ID with age and photo required (US driver license, NYS non-driver ID, or passport). $10 cash cover, or by Venmo to Salsa-Ithaca, or $SalsaIthaca on CashApp, includes Lesson and Party.

#dance #salsa #bachata #latinmusic #socialdance #merengue #reggaeton #cumbia #ChaChaCha #latinnight #ithaca #fingerlakes #southerntier #centralnewyork #cornell #ithacacollege #cortland
BACHATA LESSON & LATIN SOCIAL with PROYECTO PALANTE
THURSDAY APRIL 18th 6:30-8:30PM
BIG RED BARN 135 Presidents’ Drive, Cornell University

Calling all Grad Students! We invite you to join our vibrant Latin dance community. Learn Latin dance footwork and combinations in line and circle. Meet other dancers. All levels welcome. No partner necessary.

SCHEDULE​
​6:30-7:30PM Group Lesson
​7:30-8:30PM Social Dance

This event is sponsored by the graduate student organization, Proyecto Palante, and financed in part by the Graduate and Professional Student Assembly Finance Commission. Open to Cornell community members and plus one guests.
Hey hey hey - it’s Salsa Wednesday again, your favorite week day party 🔥🔥🔥 Tonight we have @geraldoiglesias back in the house with the usual schedule👇

🗓 APRIL 17th with GERALDO IGLESIAS

🕺 8-9PM Bachata Workshop (intermediate)
🎶 9-9:15PM Open Dance
💃 9:15-9:45PM Intro Dance Lesson (beginner)
🎉 9:45PM-1AM Party with DJ

💵 PAYMENT
8pm Workshop is $10. Or pay $15 to attend full event schedule: Workshop, Lesson, and Party. Pay by Venmo to “Salsa-Ithaca,” or “$SalsaIthaca” on CashApp, with event date in memo, or by cash at the door.

QUESTIONS❓Email 📧 michael@salsaithaca.com 📞 Call/Text/WhatsApp 607-375-7090, or Message 📩 “Salsa Ithaca” on Facebook, Instagram, or TikTok

"I’ve lived in Ithaca for 16 years and have been jamming to Latin music for as long as I can remember. I rely on Salsa Ithaca’s announcements for all the latest event information in the Latin dance community.”

~ Carrell Johnson

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