Albuquerque Tango Festival Opening Milonga at Las Puertas

It’s never too early to start thinking about the Albuquerque Tango Festival and it’s Opening Milonga at Las Puertas happening Thursday, October 27th!


More information will be provided as it becomes available such as who will be the DJ!!

Alejandro Ziegler Cuarteto Milonga Performance

Special Performance featuring the Alejandro Ziegler Cuarteto
Saturday February 24, 2018  8pm to Midnight

759a8f8c-7661-4dbc-be79-a9e71203c735Alejandro Ziegler Cuarteto has developed its own danceable style based on the music of the Golden Age tango orchestras. The ensemble recreates the idea of the “Orquesta Tipica”, with a modern sound. Since 2007, the Cuarteto has toured the US and Europe, gaining worldwide recognition for their unique, exciting and danceable sound.

The performance at Las Puertas will begin with a few of Alejandro’s original tangos and the remainder will be the best of the Golden Era.

$15 admission at the door.

Alejandro Ziegler Cuarteto


Encuentro Milonguero Albuquerque presents Encuentro 2016

A weekend encuentro featuring traditional milongas, golden era music, and dancing. Traditional seating and observance of the codigos will be held at Las Puertas Labor Day Weekend.


• Friday Meet & Greet
• Friday Night MIlonga
• Saturday brunch and Guided Practica
• Saturday Night Milonga
• Sunday Afternoon Milonga
• Sunday Night Milonga

DJs: Jeanne Castle (Seattle), Michelle McRuiz (Albuquerque), Maxi Gluzman (Memphis/Buenos Aires), Christopher Nassopoulos (Bay Area), Paul Akmajian (Albuquerque/Tucson)



Please note:  This encuentro is for experienced Milonguero Style dancers.
For more information and/or to register, please go to Encuentro 2016