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Cubason Congress

Cubason Congress

Immerse yourself in the Cubason experience: a tailor-made nook for the lovers of Cuban social dances. Enjoy the most «sabrosa» Cuban music through themed parties and workshops with methodological and international instructors.


AUGUST 8 – 11, 2024

2024’s perfect rendezvous between communities of dancers and schools from all over the world will be held in New Orleans. Dile Que NOLA and Cubason Congress have joined forces to bring this event for the first time to the United States (previously in Spain and Mexico).

This one-of-a-kind edition will mix the magical warmth of The Big Easy and the educational mission of Cubason.

  • 20 WORKSHOPS: Including various genres, levels, and instructional content.
  • 15 INSTRUCTORS: All with a profound knowledge and experience teaching Cuban social dances.
  • 4 THEMED PARTIES: Inspired by the magic of Cuba and New Orleans.
  • LIVE BAND: By La Timba Swamp, a new Orquesta Cubana composed of world-renowned Cuban musicians with a New Orleans flair.
  • CASINO CHALLENGE: An inclusive partner-dance contest showcasing the fun of authentic Casino dancing. Winners will have an INCREDIBLE prize.
  • NEW ORLEANS: Around the Big Easy with the best Cuban party tunes! Take New Orleans in, and give New Orleans the gift of Cuban flavor.

In this third edition, we aim to connect with as many dance communities across North America as possible. If you would like to join our team and collaborate with the event, please get in touch with us.

A tapestry of culture, music, and flavor.

Its streets whisper stories of jazz, its architecture breathes history, and every bite holds a piece of its soul. Beauty dances in the rhythm of the city, where every moment is a celebration of life. Yet, amidst the revelry and allure, there’s an undeniable mystique, a sense of history and resilience that adds depth to the city’s beauty, making it a place where every corner holds a story waiting to be discovered.

A match made in cultural heaven, New Orleans and Cuba blend their vibrant music scenes, tantalizing cuisines, and rich histories into a delightful fusion. From the syncopated rhythms of jazz and son, to the fiery personalities of Creole and Cuban people, this combination offers an irresistible feast, inviting travelers on a captivating journey through two of the world’s most mystical destinations. New Orleans, Havana’s sister city, is now home to Cubason Congress Dile Que NOLA Edition.

Le Pavillon Hotel 833 Poydras Street, New Orleans, LA 70112

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