Time to have a sing and dance.
If you’re in the mood for a party that lasts all weekend long, then this is the definitive choice to pencil into your plans. [Featured Image: Haylee Nitschke, Auckland Live].
Auckland Latin Fiesta is one of the liveliest times of the year, and it’s part of the wonderful and warm Summer in the Square. A vibrant affair that celebrates Latin culture in Aotea Square boasts a whole multitude of activities to lose yourself in. Plus, it’s a completely free affair!
Get to know the basics of tango and salsa, with free dance classes, and, if you’re an expert already, get down to the live music and show your moves on the dancefloor. There’s plenty across the weekend, including a 15-piece Saoco Orchestra Latin band, Samba parades, Brazilian Samba bands, Traditional and Professional Shows, DJs and more.
On top of this, you’ll be treated to scrumptious Latin foods of many kinds. There’s also a crafts market, kids area, among plenty of diverse fun to fill each day.
Auckland Latin Festival takes place at Aotea Square from February 19-21. You can find the full line-up and more information at their website and Facebook event.