7:00PM - 11:30PM
Friday, April 7, 7–11:30 p.m. | UPTOWN
$12 / $8.50 Mint members ($1 off general admission before 9:30 p.m.)
$8.50 UNCC staff / $5.00 UNCC students with ID
Special dance night with UNCC Africana Studies Department.
Enjoy Afro-Cuban and Latin-American dance rhythms with DJ Pepito (Jorge Moran) and live musicians to celebrate multi-cultures, ethnic and gender diversity, dance, visual and performing art. Guests can timba, salsa, bachata, merengue, cha cha, line dance, and step to other dance forms relative to various global communities.
Free Dance Lessons and features with an extra hour to enjoy!
-Timba Lesson at 7:15 p.m. with Steven Messina of Messina Dance Company
-Salsa Lesson at 9 p.m. with Rumbao Latin Dance Company
-Afro-House Dancing with Solange Ah and Puerto Rican & Latin & African- influenced drumming with Jerry Giraud and Angel Delgado
-FOOD TRUCKS with great menus will be located next to the museum
-Celebrate March and April birthdays with the Latin-inspired Birthday Dance