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2016 New York International Salsa Congress
Sep 1, 2016
THE 2016 NEW YORK INTERNATIONAL SALSA CONGRESS
Presented by Goya Foods, Celebrating its 80th Anniversary
The New York International Salsa Congress (#NYISC2016), a multi-day Latin music and dance festival, celebrates its 16th anniversary with over 8,000 attendees from around the world at The New York Marriott Marquis in Times Square from Thursday, September 1, 2016 to Sunday, September 4, 2016 with an official kick off party held at Haus NYC in Tribeca on Wednesday, August 31, 2016, presented by Goya Foods and sponsored by Festival People en Español. In addition, this year’s festival will extend to an NYISC Salsa Week with a weeklong schedule of festivities starting on Sunday, August 28. Visit www.newyorksalsacongress.com for the full schedule of events.
From novice to professional dancers, the festival attracts people from all walks of life to establish a sense of community, to gain exposure to different styles of dance and to achieve a higher level of knowledge and expression while sharing the true passion for Latin music and dance. Attendees have the opportunity to choose from over 60 instrumental dance workshops, showcases, performances, and competitions, as well as enjoy a LIVE concert series with Jimmy Bosch and vocals by sonero Hermán Olivera “El Sonero del Siglo XXI” (Friday, September 2), Fania legends ADALBERTO SANTIAGO Pagina Oficial (Saturday, September 3), and the one and only Roberto Roena Pagina Oficial (Sunday, September 4).
DATE: September 1 – September 4, 2016
LOCATION: The New York Marriott Marquis in Times Square
1535 Broadway, New York, NY 10036
TICKETS & SCHEDULE: Please visit, www.newyorksalsacongress.com
To purchase tickets & for more information, please visit www.newyorksalsacongress.com
For media inquiries, email Natalie Maniscalco at Natalie@retromedianyc.com or at 845.659.6506.