Riga winter tango marathon 2019

Winter is coming. The new season for a close embrace tango legion.
Dancers from the East, West, South and North will bond together on February 1-4, 2019, in Riga (Latvia) at Riga Winter Tango Marathon.
Registration for the event is mandatory. 
Registration is closed!
Please write to rigawinter@gmail.com if you have some question.

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At the marathon, we emphasize the traditional social tango etiquette, dance by following the ronda flow, invitations by mirada and cabeceo and clear the floor during cortinas. This marathon is an event without separate seating for men and women.
The dancing and living will take place at the same spot – at the 4 star superior hotel Bellevue Park Hotel Riga:  https://hotelbellevue.lv/
We offer 300 sq. m. hall with wooden dance floor cover, ceiling height is up to 4 m, air conditioning.
The number of participants is 250.
The full pass to the marathon is 65 euro = 40 hours of tango at the 4 stars venue. Water, tea and cookies are included to milonga pass. Food will be provided by the hotel's restaurant with special prices.
And of course, at the pre-party and after-party, will come together both marathon participants and other dancers. Pre-party and after-party are not included in the full-pass.

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To keep you warm and happy, we are thinking carefully about the atmosphere at our event. Therefore, we care about the gender balance and friendly attitude at the dance floor. While registering the participants, we will take it into account.  Please scroll down for terms and conditions. 

As soon as you register and receive the confirmation about the registration, you will get the "secret phrase". Knowing it, you will get an opportunity to make a room booking for the special price (scroll down for prices).

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PROGRAM

January, 31 – preparty* (Artilerijas str. 45/47, Riga)
21.00-01.00 - DJ Wolfgang Weuste (DE)

February, 1
16.00-20.00 – DJ Jaggeris (LT)
22.00-5.00 – DJ Birger Haugdal (NOR)

February, 2
15.00-20.00 – DJ John Yingren Tan (GB)
22.00-05.00 – DJ Olga Makhno (RU/LT)

February, 3
14.00-19:00 - DJ El Espejero (CAN)
21.00-03.00 – DJ Alan Spotti (IT)

February, 4 – after-party* (Artilerijas str. 45/47, Riga)
21.00 – 01.00 - DJ El Ingeniero (AT)
* Price for participants of the marathon – 3 eur. For other dancers – 5 eur.

POST SCRIPTUM

Riga Winter Tango Marathon 2018

PHOTOS (by Adelina Martins)

WHERE TO STAY

Bellevue Park Hotel Riga **** 

Slokas iela 1, Rīga, LV-1048, Latvija  

https://hotelbellevue.lv/ 

Booking prices with the “secret phrase”:
Standard Single – 40 EUR/per night 
Standard Twin/Double – 45 EUR/per night (22,5 euro per person)
Superior Single – 60 EUR/per night 
Superior Twin/Double – 65 EUR/per night 
Price includes breakfast, fitness center, VAT, WiFi,  parking, 3 hours per day in different saunas and jacuzzi. Besides, you can get 20% discount for massage and other SPA activities at the Bellevue Park Hotel Riga ****.
DINNERS (buffet) on Friday, Saturday and Sunday evenings in the restaurant of the Bellevue Park Hotel Riga **** cost 15 euro each. You can choose all of them, two or only one dinner. If you choose to have dinner/-s at the hotel, these should be paid to the hotel directly at the check-in. NOTE - dinners are not included in the full-pass.