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  Please note that dates for specific nights of dancing are posted on the calendar page.

The Tango Society of Boston
For more information, write to the info@bostontango.org or call 617-699-OCHO.

  • Wednesday Tango Break, Dance Union, 16 Bow Street, Union Square, Somerville. Instruction from 7:00 to 9:00 pm (sometimes extra fee), dancing until midnight. Attire is casual and no partner required.
  • La Milonga, Dance Union, 16 Bow Street, Union Square, Somerville. Usually held on the 3rd Saturday of the month from 9:00 pm to 1:00 am, with a lesson 8:00-9:00pm. Hors d'oeuvres, light refreshments.
  • Tango Bar, Dance Union, 16 Bow Street, Union Square, Somerville. Usually held on the 3rd Friday of the month from 9:00 pm to 1:00 am, with a class 8:00-9:00 pm.
  • Tango by Moonlight. Outdoors during the warmer months (usually around the full moon) at the Weeks Footbridge over the Charles River near Harvard Square. Check the calendar for specific dates. Starts 8 pm. (usually a rain date is available).
  • Café Tango Milonga, on the fifth Saturday of the month from 9:00 pm to 1:00 am; lesson 8:00-9:00pm.
  • Late Night Cambalache Milonga at Dance Union, 9:00pm till whenever, with a lesson 8:00-9:00pm, on the 4th Saturday of the month featuring traditional and alternative tango music.
  • Porteņo y Bailarin, at Dance Union, on the fifth Friday of the month. Lesson at 8:00 pm, dancing from 9:00pm to 1:00 am.
  • Practilonga Caminito at Dance Union, from 7:00 to 9:00 pm on Sundays, with a class from 6:00 to 7:00 pm.

Sunday Practica
Extreme DanceSport Studio, 26 New Street (Fresh Pond), Cambridge.
Every Sunday from 3pm to 6pm. For more information, contact Peter or Steve at info@sundaypractica.com.

Have To Tango
For more information, contact Adriana Pinto at 617-816-1967.

  • La Pichuca
    1st, 3rd, and 5th Fridays at Ballroom in Boston, 300 Western Avenue, Allston. Dancing from 9:15 pm to 1:00 am. Parking lot, #70 & #86 bus,.

Vida Mia
Dance Union, 16 Bow Street, Somerville. Facebook page
4th Fridays of the month. Dancing from 9:00pm to 1:00am. Intermediate lesson at 8:00. For more information, contact Simonia Cekovic-Vuletic at 617-497-5568.

Cambridge Community Tuesday Milonga
575 Cambridge Street (2nd flr), Cambridge. Held every Tuesday of the month with dancing from 9:00 pm to midnight, lesson at 8:00pm. For more information, contact Alla.
(formerly the Harvard Square Milonga, formerly the Coolidge Corner Milonga)

Milonga Nueva
At Dance Union, 16 Bow Street, Somerville. Dancing on the first Friday of the month from 9:00pm to 1:00am+. For more information, contact Milton & Maria.

Milonga Le Chat Rouge
At the SOWA Galleries, 450 Harrison Avenue (on Thayer Courtyard), South End, Boston. Free parking in lot off Albany Street and at 500 Harrison Avenue. Dancing on the third Saturday of the month. Dancing starts at 9:00. For more information, contact AnaLinda at 617-512-0430 or Paul at 978-618-6124.
This event is not held regularly. Always check the calendar.

ARTANGO
At ARTANGO, 380 Washington Street, Brighton.

  • Saturdays: Practicando @ ARTANGO, 3:00-6:00pm.
  • 4th Saturdays: Matinee Milonga, 3:00-7:00 pm.

Practica Chiquita
At Ultimate Tango, 5 High Street, Unit 2, Medford. Guided practica with Hernan Brizuela and Grisha Khmyrow every Tuesday.

  • 7:00-8:00pm - Beginner class.
  • 8:30-9:00pm - Guided exercises for leaders and followers.
  • 9:00-11:00pm - Guided practice with Hernan, Grisha and Anita

Blue Milonga
At Avalon Dance & Fitness, 345 Trapelo Road, Belmont.
2nd Saturday of every month, dancing from 9:00 pm to 1:00am. Special class at 8:00 (extra fee).

The MIT Argentine Tango Club
MIT campus, Cambridge.
Offers basic and intermediate lessons and informal practice every week on the campus. The location for the practicas changes all the time due to the college's logistics and scheduling so check their website for that day's location.

  • Practica every Monday from 8:00 to 11:00 pm. For more information, contact Debbi.
  • Practica every Thursday from 8:00 to 11:00 pm. For more information, contact tango@mit.edu.

Tango Democracy
at the Democracy Center, 45 Mount Auburn Street (Harvard Square), Cambridge. On the last Saturday of the month. Lesson is 8:00-9:00 pm; dancing from 9:00pm to 1:00am. Bring food to share and get 1/2 off admission.

Go to Providence Tango
The Providence Milonga
At the Brown University Grad Student Lounge, 94 Thayer Street, Providence, Rhode Island. Every Friday (unless otherwise posted) 9:00pm-midnight. For more information, contact info@providencetango.com at 401-288-1170.

Boston Alternative Milonga
Check the calendar for the location. Alternative and traditional music every other Sunday from 7:00 to 10:00 pm. For more information, contact Maia.evrona@gmail.com.

Worcester Tango
For more information, contact David Chester.

  • Thursday Practica
    at the YWCA, 1 Salem Square, Worcester. 7:00-9:00 pm.



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