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CALIENTE Latino Festival at The Gov

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La Bomba Productions invites you to experience the hot vibrant street sounds of Latin America this winter with the CALIENTE Latino Festival.

This one-day event will take place on Saturday 8th August at The Governor Hindmarsh Hotel from 7pm to late.

All are welcome to come along and enjoy a spectacular night of non-stop music from Cuba, Argentina, Colombia, Puerto Rico, Venezuela, Brazil, Chile, Dominican Republic and beyond.

Catch live bands, floorshows, Latin DJ's and more all night long. Festival highlights include:

  • The Latin Connection, featuring special guest international Cuban trumpeter extraordinaire Lazaro Ernesto Numa Pompa. The Latin Connection consists of an all star line-up of acclaimed Latin and Jazz musicians, including Christian Cifuentes (Guitar, Lead Vocals), Herbert Jimenez (Bass, Vocals), Ciro Jimenez (Congas, Vocals), asquez (Bongos, Campana, Vocals), Liam Garcia-Hardman (Tres Cubano, Vocals), Jose Leiva (Guiro, Maracas, Clave) and Lazaro Ernesto Numa Pompa (Trumpet).

    Together they will perform a fantastic range of Cuban favourites, including tracks by the Buena Vista Social Club, Afro Cuban All Stars, Polo Montanez, Eliades Ochoa, Los Guayaberos, Familia Varela, Sierra Maestra, Pablo Milanes, Tres x Dos and many more.

    You can participate in a Bachata workshop with Bachata champion Romina Anaquin or check out floorshows by Las Chicas Bomba and La Bomba Salasa (from Sydney Cuban congress & Salsa Expo 2015).

    There will also be DJ sets by MC Maximo and DJ Seņorita plus loads of prizes and giveaways.

    Guests can enjoy dinner at The Gov prior to the show at 7pm by calling 8340 0744.

    Tickets are now on sale for this major cultural event; pre-purchase your ticket now and pay the discounted price of $15 or pay $20 on the night.

    Tickets are now on sale through Oztix. Please note this event is for adults only (ages 18 and up).

    For more information on the event programme and ticketing, please visit www.labomba.com.au

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    When: Saturday 8th August
    Where: Governor Hindmarsh Hotel, 59 Port Rd, Hindmarsh SA 5007
    Cost: $20
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