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Saturday, April 22 • 9:00pm - Sunday, April 23 • 1:00am

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Carnivale - A Latin, Salsa, Bachata, Brazilian Dance Party

The theme of the 11th Annual Tom Tom Festival is FUTURE FORWARD—and it's all bringing many different communities together to build a brighter tomorrow.

We think dancing is a pretty big part of that!

Let’s take the Block Party energy onto the dance floor for a night of Latin soul that brings all the dance communities of Charlottesville together.

Bright colors and Latin moves.

Come dressed in your CARNIVALE best because it’s time for an all-out celebration.

Salsa, Bachata, Zouk, and Kizomba, Brazilian, Samba, and Funk.

Come with a partner or dance solo!

Ages 21+

Note: This is a ticketed event. In order to create your event schedule you must first purchase your tickets on Eventbrite. Click here to purchase your tickets. (All Tickets are Pay-What-You-Can)

Event Details:
Come join us for an unforgettable night of Latin dance at the Tom Tom festival! As we continue our hosting of the Latin dance stage on Saturday for the Carnival Party !!!, we are excited to bring you some amazing performances that will leave you inspire and falling in love with Latin dance.

Starting off the night, we have the incredible Gia Ray and her partner, who will showcase their impressive dancing skills with a captivating performance that will take your breath away 3 different styles of dancing in one performance! You won't want to miss this dynamic duo as they light up the dance floor with their moves and energy.

Next up, we have an electrifying capoeira performance that will showcase the beauty and athleticism of this Brazilian martial art form. You'll be amazed by the acrobatic movements and the rhythm of the traditional music that accompanies it. Our very own DJ X will be rocking the block with the hottest bachata, salsa, zouk,Kizomba, cumbia, merengue reggaeton and all the Latin hottest music, our playlist is created from dancer for dancers so you know the dance floor will be a fuego!!

To cap off the night, we will be holding a free raffle giveaway where you can win some fantastic prizes so don’t forget to get your free tickets at the DJ booth. Don't miss out on this opportunity to win big and experience the excitement of Latin dance and fall in love with our dance communities from all around.
So mark your calendars for Saturday night at the Tom Tom festival Carnival Party, and come ready to be amazed by the performances and the vibrant atmosphere of the Latin dance stage. We can't wait to see you there!

Learn more: https://www.tomtomfoundation.org/post/carnivale-a-latin-salsa-bachata-brazilian-dance-party

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Foreign Playerz

Foreign Playerz is a dynamic and vibrant organization that specializes in creating social dance events for Latin dances such as bachata, salsa, zouk, Cumbia, merengue, and many other types of Latin dance. Founded by passionate dancers, Foreign Playerz aims to promote the love and... Read More →
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Marcela Biondo

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DJ Marcela Biondo is a Brazilian from São Paulo who is excited to bring energy and a great vibes with Brazilian Funk, reggaeton and a lot of more during the Carnivale dance party!


Saturday April 22, 2023 9:00pm - Sunday April 23, 2023 1:00am EDT
Common House