Salsa Festival on the Fillmore 2012

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July 13th and 14th

Salsa Festival on the Fillmore 2012

Salsa on the Fillmore kicks off with a free concert from 7-9:30 pm at The Fillmore Center Plaza at O’Farrell and Fillmore Streets to the live music of Carlos del Sol y Su Orquesta (Friday night) and Los Boleros (Saturday night).  To get you in the groove, there will be free dance lessons taught from 7-7:30pm with Bay Area Latin dance instructors, Rebecca Miller and Tomaj Trenda,  at the Plaza. Indoors, dance lessons begin at 9:00pm and at The West Bay Conference Center from 9-10pm, followed by featured bands and DJs until 2:00 am.

 
WHAT:           Salsa Festival on The Fillmore
WHEN:           Friday,  July 13 and Saturday, July 14, 7pm – 2am       
WHERE:         Fillmore Street, between Eddy and Post Streets
WEBSITE:      www.salsafestivalfillmore.com
COST:             $20 per night in advance . $40 for two nights in advance; $30 per night at door .
Check website for tickets.
PHONE:          808-352-4315
VIDEO:            www.salsafestivalfillmore.com
TICKETS:       http://salsafestivalfillmore.eventbrite.com/
   
FEATURED EVENTS 
Free Concerts and dancing 
When:    7-9:30pm each day Where:   Fillmore Center Plaza (corner of O’Farrell & Fillmore)
Bands:   July 13 – Carlos del Sol y Su Orquesta 
July 14 – Los Boleros 

Dance lessons for ticket holders both days
West Bay Conference Center: 9-10pm

Participating venues and bands include:

1300 On Fillmore
July 13              TBA
July 14               Danilo’s Quartet  
Rasselas Jazz Club:
July 13 11pm:   Fito Reinoso (Showroom)
July 14 11pm:   La Fuerza Gigante
Yoshi’s:
July 13: 10:30 pm Bakkan
July 14, 10:30pm  Pa’l Bailador
West Bay Conference Center
July 13,10pm   N’Rumba
July 14 10pm   Avance
Fillmore Center Plaza
July 13, 7-9pm: Carlos del Sol y Su Orquesta 
July 14, 7-9pm:  Los Boleros  
Lush Life Gallery:
July 13 10pm – 1:30 am: D.J.  
July 14       Fernando Lezama
Bruno’s Pizzeria and Cucina Italiana:
July 13      Fernando Lezama
July 14      TBA
Gussie’s Chicken and Waffles -TBA
Sheba Piano Lounge  – 9:30 to 1:30 am Latin Breeze 13th and 14th
Presented and produced by Roy Bennett Productions.
TRANSPORTATION:  
Public transportation or cab recommended.
If you’re drinking, don’t drive.
The Fillmore District is supported by MUNI busses 22 and 38. For more information go to 511.org.
If you have a designated driver, following is a list of local garages:
Fillmore Center Garage (Eddy between Fillmore and Steiner) or Fillmore Heritage Center Garage (Eddy between Fillmore and Webster) Clay/Webster Garage, Japantown Plaza (see www. the fillmoredistrict.com for detailed parking info)