Renato Valdivia Chavez, originally from Perú, is the instructor/owner of Rico Ritmo Salsa Academy of New Orleans. He will be hosting with a very special guest, Lauren Davis (from Lafayette). Get ready to learn some new moves (8pm-9:30pm)!! Baton Rouge, Louisiana's famous DJ Chily will be spinning traditional annndd the newest Latin hits for the Social right after class (9:30pm-till)!!
Asociación Cultural Latino-Acadiana (ACLA) is proud to host La Buena Vida, a series of Latin dance parties located in Downtown Lafayette. Dance parties will occur every last Saturday of the month—each offering unique music, cuisine, and dancing. Please join us at the Omni Center Saturday, August 25th as we enjoy a night of FUN and EASY to follow SALSA!
RENATO Valdivia and LAUREN Davis will be hosting a FUN and EASY to follow SALSA workshop from 8pm – 9:30 pm. Though the workshop will teach partnered dancing, you do not need to attend with a partner! The workshop is $20 and includes entrance to the social.
Immediately following the workshop the dance party begins at 9:30 pm. Entrance fee is $10 for those who do not attend the workshop. DJ CHILY will be playing a range of Latin music including salsa. It’s the perfect opportunity to learn and then practice your newly acquired moves!
Proceeds from the event support ACLA, the non- profit organization hosting the 16th annual Latin Festival occurring October 6, 2018.
Saturday, August 25th | 8:00 PM-1:00 AM