Encuentro San Francisco 2019!

Historic Verdi Club
2424 Mariposa St, San Francisco, CA 94110

Friday, January 25, 2019  1:00pm --
  Sunday, January 27, 2019 11:00pm

Encuentro Organizers and Hosts: Jonathan Yamauchi and Olivia Levitt

Encuentro San Francisco 2019! -- Jonathan and Olivia's 6th Annual National Invitational Role-Balanced Encuentro for advanced level Tango Milonguero dancers, will take place at the Historic Verdi Club in San Francisco. 

Encuentro Milonguero SF 2019! is a national invitational event organized and hosted by tango milonguero dancers for advance level tango milonguero dancers* who strive to mindfully maintain good navigational skills and practice the codigos of tango. We welcome our invited attendees to enjoy three days of dancing, dining and bonding over traditional tango music from the Golden Era, played by some of the best DJs in the nation.

When: Fri-Sun January 25th, 26th, and 27th, 2019. 

What: Encuentro Milonguero SF 2019! featuring five milongas beginning with a 

Friday Matinee Milonga followed by a Meet & Greet with nigiri sushi ; Friday night empanada break during the evening milonga; 

Saturday afternoon tea time treats; Friday night empanada break during the evening milonga; 

Sunday Supper featuring Southern Indian Dosas from Udupi Palace (back by popular demand), desserts, coffee, tea, and Pelligrino; Lounge with light snacks, coffee, tea, and water served throughout the weekend. Open bar during each evening milongas and Sunday Supper. 

Where: Verdi Club 2424 Mariposa Street            San Francisco, CA 94110

Seating: Traditional seating - leaders and followers on opposite sides, couples and 50/50 dancers seated on side(s).
Visually impaired: We will reserve seating in front row center for those with a medically documented visual impairment. For those to whom this applies, please 
email us with a request to reserve visually impaired seating.
Tandas: DJ discretion 3 or 4 song tandas.

Andy Stein Virginia
Emilio Flores Buenos Aires
Jonathan Yamauchi San Francisco
Paul Akmajian Phoenix
Jessica Schilling Boston

While guests have the option to book and AirBnB or an airport hotel (Holiday Inn $125/night, Quality Inn $129/night, Gateway Inn $107, Ramada Wyndham $107, Super 8 Wyndham $116), to add a delightful spice to your stay in San Francisco, we recommend the 143 room Boutique Hotel Accommodations in San Francisco's SoMa District, at Americania Hotel 121 7th St. San Francisco, CA 94103, just 1.4 miles from the Verdi Club at $176/night from otel.com (currently reduced from $296/night). ​The Americania Hotel features sophisticated yet whimsical rooms blending a retro mid-century design with bold bursts of color and playful ambiance. Highlights include high-speed Internet access, sleek flat screen televisions and iPod docking stations.

BEFORE MAILING YOUR REGISTRATION CHECK, YOU MUST OBTAIN PRIOR APPROVAL OF YOUR PROPOSED REGISTRATION PARTNER (in accordance with the instructions contained above) by sending an email to encuentrosanfrancisco2019@gmail.com

Attn: Jonathan Yamauchi.  

Upon acceptance of your proposed registration partner, please mail your check in the amount of $165 per person ($330 per couple) payable to “Olivia Levitt” and mailed to: Jonathan Yamauchi, 1753 Northshore Drive, Richmond, CA 94804. If you pay as a couple, please include the names of both Attendees.



1:00 -   4:00pm
6:00 -   7:30pm 
8:00 -   1:00am

    Opening Matinee Milonga DJ: Andy Stein

Meet and greet w/sushi, tea. 
Milonga DJ: Emilio Flores



1:00 -   5:00pm
8:00 -   1:00am

     Matinee Milonga: DJ: Jonathan Yamauchi
Milonga, DJ: Jessica Shilling



4:00 -    5:30pm
6:00 -  11:00pm

Sunday Supper
           Closing Milonga DJ: Paul Akmajian


Jonathan y Olivia, organizers and hosts to Encuentro SF 2019! seek to preserve and promote the culture, philosophy, and dance form of traditional social tango developed throughout the Golden Age of Argentine Tango (1935-1952) that is still danced in the tango salons of Argentina today.
Refund policy: Weekend passes are non-transferable. Weekend passes are non-refundable after 11.1.18. 
If anyone experiences an emergency or needs assistance during our Encuentroplease do not hesitate to call Olivia Levitt 650.834.558, or Jonathan Yamauchi 415.947.9458. While we will be very busy during the Encuentro, we want to be supportive to any of our attendees who may need our help.

Encuentro Milonguero San Francisco 2019!





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