El Abrazo, as we know, is about embracingâ€¦ Embracing with love, friendship, passion, joy, fun - anything you can imagine when meeting a friend. Embracing for tango or just to enjoy the moment. Hugging close. With friends any time is an el abrazo time...
WELCOME TO THE 5th - EL OTOá¹„O 2018 - edition of El ABRAZO DE RIGA * FESTIVALITO DE TANGO October 18-22, 2018 in Riga, Latvia!
* For the first time in the Baltic region â€“ with Friday Grand Milonga Show and set of excellent tango classes â€“ amazing Maja Petrovic II & Marko Miljevic (Croatia/Germany)
* Saturday Live Concert Milonga of Orquesta TÃpica Andariega (Argentina) with the brand new programme and performance of Special guests of the Festivalito
* "Una Noche. Tango de Buenos Aires" - a unique Evening Tango Show with Orquesta TÃpica Andariega (Argentina) and International Tango Couples Cast (to be announced), Art Director Margita Antonova (Latvia)
* Performances every night - Special Guests of the Festivalito â€“ Michael Nadtochi (USA) & Paula Duarte (UK), Jessica Å tÅ¡erbakova & Somer Surgit (Estonia/Turkey), Margita Antonova & Zigmunds Abolins (Latvia), â€¦more Special Guests to be announced
* First in the Baltics Festival Vinilolonga â€“ DJ Susanna Arbitrio (Italy)
* International DJ Team, confirmed DJs so far â€“ Andrea DedÃ³ (Italy), Robert Kandefer (Poland), Vlad Ventru (Latvia), more great DJs to be announced
* Navigation Class with AndrÃ©s Vilks (Latvia) & Tatiana TatiVany (Ukraine)
* Official Photographers of the Festivalito Matteo Marotta (Italy)
* Free Guided City Sightseeing Tour with our perfect multilingual guide Natalia Poliakova
* Beautiful authentic Spanish Bella-Arabella fans from Katarzyna Dkk
* Day and Night Milongas from Thursday Welcome Party to Monday After Party with more than 35 hours of Tango
* Great venues for Milongas and Classes on ...probably the best dancefloors in Riga
* More exciting news to be announced