August 2012

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LimeLight Salsa de Cuba Saturday Night Sept 1st

Posted by on 31 Aug 2012 | Tagged as: Cuba, Culture, Events, Music, Social

Summer Final !!! Your last chance till Fall !! Come Join US Saturday Night September 1st for some Hot Salsa Dancing. It’s Labor Day Weekend time to relax!!! This will be our last Cuban Saturday until fall so get it while you can. DJ Baracoa in The House !!!! Casino dancers get ready !!! Salsa de Cuba Bachata Timba Son CHA CHA CHA Reggaeton! LiimeLight Thai Lounge and Bistro 4545 Univeristy Way NE   No Cover 21 w/ID   Free Cuban Salsa Lesson at 10PM by Carlos LAzo de La Habana SEE YOU THERE !!!!

Alki Beach is happening today!!

Posted by on 31 Aug 2012 | Tagged as: Alki Beach Parties: Casino on Cardboard

This may be one of the last opportunities so come out and join us for “Casino on Cardboard”. We’ll be across from Duke’s on Alki Beach, some of us as early as 6pm. Una Bulla! – Andre

Free salsa party on Sunday Sept. 2nd

Posted by on 30 Aug 2012 | Tagged as: Events, Social

Hi all, wanted to make sure everyone knew about this free salsa event happening on Sunday. I’m hoping a bunchy of casineros will turn out! Feel free to share widely.
Here is the info from the facebook invite:

6:00pm until 1:00am
5001 25th Ave NE Seattle WA 98105
FREE 11-piece Salsa band
FREE parking for 200 cars
FREE first keg of beer
FREE Seattle Salsa Congress Full Pass during the Birthday Raffle

It’s been an expensive undertaking to produce the Northwest’s premier Salsa congress and without your support, we could not do it. Over the years, we’ve spared no expense bringing you a 40″ stage, state of the art flown speakers and sound equipment. 5000 square feet of suspended floor shipped all the way from Southern California! It’s grown to one of the best congresses in the world in terms of the instructors and performers we bring and the quality of our workshops. This is the 7th year of producing the Seattle Salsa Congress. And to show appreciation for your support, We’re throwing one hell of a party. And we’re inviting all my friends on Facebook to share in the celebrations. All I ask in return is that you sing Happy Birthday to a true Salsero on his birthday. So if you’re in town, please come out and enjoy.


Bonne Voyage Open House – Sept. 8

Posted by on 27 Aug 2012 | Tagged as: Social

Greetings Friends!

Please join us before we depart take off.  Food, drink, dance and a few good laughs.  No need to RSVP, just drop in when you can.

When:  Saturday, September 8

4:00 – midnight’ish


Where: Contact me if you never been to our house.

Ample amounts of Jumbalaya and wine provided.  Please bring a dish or dessert to share.  If you decide to bring bottles of firewater or other mood altering beverage, our only request is to make sure remainders go with you when you leave.

Hope to see you here!

Ofer and Jennifer

Video of the Week

Posted by on 26 Aug 2012 | Tagged as: Video


Rueda Flash Mob Pre-Funk/After-Party Potluck

Posted by on 25 Aug 2012 | Tagged as: Events

When: TODAY!!! Saturday August 25th, 2012

3:00 – 4:15 – Pre-Funk (beverages only)

4:15 ~ 6:00 – Flash Mob between Pier 57 & 59

6:00 – 10:00 – After-Party (food, drinks & dancing!)

For entry call me at 206-261-7087. Password: “Flash Mob”

Where: 2515 4th Ave Seattle, WA 98121 (Second Floor)

Bring: something tasty to eat or drink. Barbecue grill available.

Music: Latin music of the Salsa, Mambo, Cuban, and Timba variety. Be our guest DJ, by bringing some favorite CDs, iPod or MP3 player.

Bathing suit: required for pool or hot tub. Optional for party.

Notes: Bring sunscreen and sunglasses for earlier, and maybe a sweater or jacket for later.

It’s cool to be in a flash mob. It’s loco to kick it off with a pre-party and follow it up with an after-party! Let’s meet poolside for last-minute practice and preparations, then return right after for a full-blown rooftop salsa rueda pool party to revel in our flash mob glory on the big screen!

FREE stick on soles for dancing on asphalt and concrete

Posted by on 23 Aug 2012 | Tagged as: Practice

Hey, I just found out about a promotion for FREE outdoor adhesive dance soles.  I just ordered mine and its legit.  You just have to pay $4.95 for shipping.

Here is the info:

As Summer nears its end, so do our opportunities to dance at street festivals and other outdoor events. Yet, before we head indoors for good, I would like to offer you an opportunity to try our sophisticated stick-on soles for dancing on concrete or asphalt. Our super-low-friction (SULOFRI) soles will allow you topivot, turn, and slide with ease on abrasive floors like concrete or asphalt, as well as on very sticky, very high-friction indoor dance floors. With SULOFRI soles under your regular dance shoes, dancing on concrete or asphalt will feel almost exactly like dancing with suede-soled shoes on studio-quality floors.

To order your free sample of our SULOFRI product, please go to our store and click on the LOW-FRICTION SOLES category (under PRODUCTS, on the left-hand side). Add one SULOFRI product to the shopping cart and check out. Immediately after starting the check-out process, you will have an opportunity to enter coupon code SULOFREE (note the wittful play on words here).  This coupon will give you a 100% discount on one set of SULOFRI and the discount will be reflected immediately in your shopping cart. You can buy other products as well, but the 100% discount can be applied only once per household and only for the SULOFRI product. Even though the product is free, you will still have to pay the flat rate shipping of $4.95. The SULOFREE coupon will expire on 8/31/2012. You may pass the coupon code on to others.



Dr. Johann Borenstein
5678 Lakeshore Dr.
Ann Arbor, MI 48108

Order Your Seattle Rueda T-Shirt by Sept. 12!

Posted by on 22 Aug 2012 | Tagged as: Social

Improve your dance wardrobe…get a stylish Seattle Rueda t-shirt. It’s black, with Seattle Rueda logo and “una bulla.” logo
$17 per shirt. If we get a lot of orders it might end up costing slightly less. Open this link and add your order by typing in your contact info, size, and style preference.

Pay Christy Anderson in person at Sunday practice or Alki, or pay her by Paypal, by sending $17.80 to (the 80 cents covers the Paypal transaction fee). Here’s a picture of Christy so you know who to hand your cash to. Be sure to add your order by Wednesday September 12. Otherwise you will have to wait a long time before we do another order.

Wil Campa on 90.3 KEXP

Posted by on 20 Aug 2012 | Tagged as: Events

Tonight at 7pm, Wil Campa will be on DJ Chilli’s show, El Sonido, on 90.3 KEXP for a live interview and performance.

No Alki 8/24

Posted by on 19 Aug 2012 | Tagged as: Alki Beach Parties: Casino on Cardboard, Events, Social

Casino on Cardboard is cancelled for  8/24. Go to Flash Mob practice at Wallingford Steps (more info to come from Abby) and to the party for Luis’s birthday instead.

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