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Mint to Move: Cultural Dance Night

Mint Museum UPTOWN

Friday, Aug 16

8:00PM - 11:00PM

Admission: $10 General admission; $15 Couples; Free for members

Join us at Mint Museum Uptown for Mint to Move: Cultural Dance Night! Salsa, Merengue, Bachata, and MORE! With DJ Pepito and live musical performances by Mark Taylor (trumpet), Kayvon Kazemini (saxaphone), and Jorge Moran (percussions). Salsa lessons by Jebi Nivens (DYVMambo) and dance assistance by Charlotte Latin Dance.

Salsa, a Latin dance form with origins from Cuban Son (sound) and Afro-Cuban dance (specifically Afro-Cuban rumba).

Bachata and Merengue, genres of music that originated in the Dominican Republic and spread to other parts of Latin America, Europe, and the Caribbean.

In the Mattye and Marc Silverman Grand Room and Terrace, Mint Museum Uptown at Levine Center for the Arts.

Cash bar and complimentary light snacks available.

This is a collaboration with ArtSí Charlotte, a community initiative supporting Latino Arts, and Charlotte Latin Dance, sharing a passion for dance and self expression. Mint to Move is a Let's Move Museums and Gardens event.