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Springfield Museums, Salsa at the Museums

September 15 @ 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm EDT

Springfield Museums is excited to announce a free, public event: Salsa at the Museums, Thursday, September 15, 5-8 pm on the Quadrangle Green. Dancing, entertainment, activities, cash bar, and food trucks plus LIVE MUSIC and DJs will make this an evening to remember.

From 4pm to 8 pm, DJ Cowboy will fill the Museums campus with Salsa music. Visitors are encouraged to bring Congas, Timbales, Bongos, Guiras, Maracas other musical instruments. They are also encouraged to bring lawn chairs.

  • Music by The Choco Band
  • Dance Demonstration by Salsa Sensation
  • Fencing Demonstration Juan Carlos Changanaqui, Peruvian Fencing Champion and member of the New England Fencing Club
  • Arts activities presented by the Museums with help from Baypath University students
  • Food Trucks include El Chichorro De Esther y Susa, Moctezuma’s Mexican Restaurant, and Tropical Ice, with tables set up for a wonderful meal.
  • Cash Bar with beer, wine, and Rum & Cokes available. Catering provided by Palazzo Cafe. Must be 21 to purchase alcohol.

Together with the Springfield Legislative Delegation—Senators Adam Gomez, Eric Lesser, John Velis, and Representatives Bud Williams, Orlando Ramos, Angelo Puppolo, Jake Olivera, Brian Ashe—Rep. González partnered with the Museums to present Salsa at the Museums.

Join community leaders and cultural organizations in celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month! Featuring salsa dancing, children’s activities, live music, food trucks, and a cash bar. Rain date: September 16.

Free and open to the public!
Donations to the Latino/a Exhibit Fund appreciated.

Event sponsored by Healing Racism, a project of the Irene E. & George A. Davis Foundation; and the MassMutual Foundation.

Details

Date:
September 15
Time:
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm EDT
Website:
https://springfieldmuseums.org/program/salsa-at-the-museums/

Venue

Springfield Museums
21 Edwards Street
Springfield, MA 01103
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Phone:
(413) 263-6800
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