Thursday August 10 • Thursday August 17 • Thursday August 24: Free, 4 Thursdays in August, the popular Dance Band Night series is all about flamenco. Presented in partnership with Siempre Flamenco and Rhythm Foundation, enjoy 4 weeks of rumba, sevillanas and flamenco.
7pm Happy Hour and Dance Lesson, led by Celia Fonta
8pm Live Flamenco Ensemble featuring Paco Fonta and special guests. Renowned guitarrist Paco Fernandez, direct from Sevilla, joins the ensemble Thur August 17 and 24.
Enjoy Spanish treats, wine and delicacies, cold beers from Concrete Beach Brewery, vendors, and much more. Come dance flamenco under the stars with us all month long.
Paco and Celia Fonta are founding members of Siempre Flamenco, and have been at the center of Miami’s vibrant flamenco scene for more than 25 years. In 2016, they were awarded the Florida Folk Heritage award, the state's highest honor for folk and traditional arts. With this series, they lead up to their 12th annual Festival de Cante Flamenco, which will be September 1-3 at the Arsht Center.
All ages are welcome! Admission is free, suggested $5 donation at the door.
Dance Band Night is presented with support from the National Endowment for the Arts. Siempre Flamenco is supported by the Miami Beach Cultural Arts Council and Miami Dade Department of Cultural Affairs.