Westbury Arts - 2017 Salsa Night

Recap: Westbury Arts Hosts Salsa Night With Free Outdoor Dance Lessons and Concert

The August 24 event featured outdoor salsa lessons and a performance by El Son de la Loma.

Westbury Arts continued its 2017 Summer Arts & Concert Series with a salsa themed event featuring outdoor dance lessons and a concert by El Son de la Loma. This spicy evening took place on Thursday, August 24 at 7:00 PM in the Piazza Ernesto Strada, located on the corner of Post Ave and Maple Ave in downtown Westbury.

El Son de la Loma is a Latin band that specializes in songs from Puerto Rico, Salsa boleros and other Spanish music. This seven piece group will have you off your seat and dancing to timeless Latin favorites. Rhythmology dance studio provided a free salsa dance demonstration during the performance.

The 2017 Westbury Summer Arts and Concert Series is sponsored by the Incorporated Village of Westbury and Westbury Arts. This project is made possible with funds from the Decentralization Program, a regrant program of the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo and the New York State Legislature and administered by the Huntington Arts Council.

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