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Arts & Cultural Events

¡ARRIBA!: Latin Dance Party

Thursday, July 5, 2018
6 – 9pm
Location
On the High Line at 16th St.

Feel the rhythm of some of New York City’s hottest Latin bands! On summer evenings the High Line transforms into an open-air dance floor. DJ Rimarkable kicks off each night followed by live performances from local salsa legends. Grab your friends and get ready to dance!

Join Sonido Costeño, a modern day latin band who’s high energy music is a creative fusion of latin music and salsa along with other world music. Their concerts transform spaces with a repertoire that includes Son Cubano, Nueva Trova, Boleros & Ballads, Cha Cha Cha, Mambo, Guaguanco, Latin Jazz and probably a Merengue and Bachata or two.

Join us at 6 PM for music by DJ Rimarkable, or come early for a drink at Terroir and a killer sunset view!

Free – RSVP Now

UPCOMING ¡ARRIBA! DATES

  • August 1: Cocomama

ABOUT THE ARTISTS

Sonido Costeño’s solid reputation to deliver the best quality entertainment has lead them to perform at many of New York’s best cultural institutions, including The Brooklyn Museum and El Museo del Barrio. They excel in entertaining at community events such as Bronx Library Center, senior centers, weddings and private parties. Their stellar performances, however, are best enjoyed at NYC’s finest clubs, restaurants and casino’s such as: Havana Central, Subrosa, Sounds of Brazil (SOB), Gonzales y Gonzalez, Empire City Yonkers Raceway and The World Resorts Casino. This modern-day New York City band creatively brings together Latin and salsa music in a high-energy fusion.

DJ Rimarkable is a renaissance woman. A crowd-reading master and rocker of international dance floors for nearly two decades, has allowed her to share the bill with a host of superstars from George Clinton to Madonna to wowing notable colleagues and crowds on Boiler Room. Her unique sound becomes ceremony, with a witches’ brew of House and Techno, in a Soul, Funk, and Disco cauldron, built on the fire behind her Detroit and Chicago upbringing. Rimarkable is the creator and instructor of The Alchemy of DJing Learning Workshops, which present internationally. Her lectures on DJ culture and music have been presented at several festivals, classrooms, including the Queens Museum of Art. Rimarkable is the curator & resident DJ for the international nightlife event, Everybody Random. She resides in Brooklyn, where she owns and operates her creative production company, Rimarkable Things.

Support

High Line Programs are supported, in part, with public funds from the New York City Council, under the leadership of Speaker Corey Johnson.