Charanga Tropical Events

Sunday Danzón Matinee

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Icehouse Restaurant, 2528 Nicollet Ave S, Minneapolis, MN 55404

It's a Sunday late afternoon siesta of lush Latin music. This monthly event features the rich sounds of Danzón, full of strings and beautiful melodies, and the national dance of Cuba. In 2015 Charanga Tropical became the first American group ever to perform at the International Danzón Festival in Havana. Come here the repertoire that brought the band to the 'The Pearl of The Caribbean' Cuba. $7 cover with rum based drink specials. ¡Qué Rico!

Salsa Night

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Hickory n' Hops, 2937 Lyndale Avenue South, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55408

Every 1st & 3rd Friday it’s MAMBO HOUR at Hickory n’ Hops! With live salsa, drink specials, and tremendous food! Music by Charanga Tropical, the 9-piece salsa orchestra that blends 3-piece violin section with traditional Cuban beats. It’s a stellar sound that is excellent for listening and superb for dancing.

Hickory n’ Hops leads a music and culinary scene fast emerging at LynLake. For these Fridays the venue clears the tables to create a wide-open dance floor. With great offering of smoked meats, tasty apps, and beers and cocktails galore, MAMBO HOUR at Hickory n’ Hops is the spot to start the weekend. ¡Vámonos!

$5 cover