New York International Salsa Congress Dance & Music Festival
August 27 – September 1, 2014
New York Hilton Midtown
1335 Sixth Ave. (at W. 53rd St.)
Manhattan, NY 10019
Every Labor Day weekend salseros and salseras from all around the world come to town for the New York International Salsa Congress Dance & Music Festival—and dance cards fill up at a fast and furious pace. The action unfolds at the New York Hilton Midtown, with a full schedule of workshops, performances, competitions, live music (including sets by Bronx conga king Eddie Montalvo and the Jimmy Bosch Orchestra) and DJs spinning tunes well into the early-morning hours. For more information, visit nycsalsacongress.com.