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Queer Qumbia to benefit allgo

August 13, 2015 @ 9:00 PM

allgo is excited to celebrate the 2nd year anniversary of Queer Qumbia en Tejas Proceeds will benefit allgo

 Thursday, August 13, 2015 9:00pm
Spider House Cafe & Ballroom
2906 & 2908 Fruth St. Austin, TX 78705

 

It’s been far far FAR too long, Austin! So we are celebrating out two year anniversary by dusting off our bestest, queerest most tropical rhythms to give you a summer dance party you won’t soon forget. This benefit for allgo, Austin’s longest running queer people of color organization will be packed full with art, dance and interactive photo fun to play with when you’re not belting your heart out to Joan Sebastian on the hardwood.
Ha pasado muchísimo tiempo, Austin! Por eso estámos celebrando nuestro aniversario de dos años listxs a tocarles nuestros ritmos mejores y mas tropicales para darles una pachanga de verano que no se van a olvidar. Este evento beneficio para allgo, la organización mas antigua para la gente queer y de color de Austin, estará relleno con arte, baile y fotografía interactiva para disfrutir cuando no estás cantado a la voz alta las canciónes de Joan Sebastian con tus amigxs.Sound curations by:
Mazapan (Puro Chingón Collective)
Adzua-Gette (The House of Shakur)
‘ilima (Queer Qumbia En Tejas)

$5-$10 sliding scale cover

Interactive photo booth by Queer Qumbia En Tejas

AMATEUR ONLY PAREJAS DANCE COMPETITION
in partnership with Ballet Afrique Dance Company
http://balletafriqueaustin.org/

$5 entry fee will get you and your dance partner into the competition – cash & prizes awarded to winning duo
Pairs will be judged on execution of the following dance styles:
salsa, bachata, cumbia, merengue and cuban rumba

Brand new Queer Qumbia merch will be available for purchase!

-Limited event parking is available, public parking is available on Fruth and surrounding streets
-Spiderhouse Ballroom is wheelchair accessible
-Spiderhouse Ballroom is also accessible from most locations via public transportation

Details

Date:
August 13, 2015
Time:
9:00 PM

Venue

Spider House Ball Room
2908 Fruth St.
Austin, 78705
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