Bookoo Rueda

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Dance Around Town

Looking for Casino, Rueda de Casino, Afro-Cuban, Salsa, Merengue, Bachata, Tango, Caribbean and other interesting dance socials and night clubs?  Here are a few places to go in New Orleans.  Check with the venues and hosts for updates, cancellations and new happenings not yet posted.

Cuban Dance  

If you are a Casinero or Rumbero at heart, we encourage you to download the mobile app.  It is the best way to stay in touch and find out where people will be dancing.  We tend to follow the bands or pop up in random places.  Here are a couple of the established events:

Wednesdays     Bookoo Rueda Practica at Ashe  | 6 - 9 PM | No Cover | 1712 Oretha Castle Haley Blvd
Thurdsays        Descarga with Alexey Marti at Casa Borrega | 8 -11 PM | No Cover | 1719 Oretha Castle Haley Blvd
Sundays           Bookoo Rueda Practica | 7 PM til | $5 | Location Varies

Monthly           La Noche Caliente at Three Keys |  9 PM - 2 AM | No Cover | 600 Carondelet St.
Quarterly         Noche Cubana at the Jefferson Orleans North | 9 PM - 1 AM | $15 | 2600 Edenborn Ave

Places we go on occasion - watch the mobile app to know when we will be there!
Fridays             Buena Vista Social at Dragon's Den | 10 PM - 3 AM | No Cover | 435 Esplanade Ave
Sundays           Congo Square Preservation Society | 3 -6 PM | Congo Square, Louis Armstrong Park

See the Full Calendar for all Bookoo Rueda events

Latin Dance

Fridays           Buena Vista Social at Dragon's Den | 10 PM - 3 AM | No Cover | 435 Esplanade Ave
Saturdays       Soultry Salsa Nights at 14 Parishes | 10:30 PM til | $5 | 1638 Clio 
Wednesdays   Society Social at Effiel Society | 9 PM - 12 AM | Cover Varies | 2040 St Charles Ave
Thursdays       Salsa Social at Dance Quarter | 8 PM - 11 PM | $5 | 1718 Toledano St


Argentinian Tango weekly & monthly events in New Orleans.  See their Facebook Group, New Orleans Argentinian Tango Group, and contact the organizers for updates, cancellations and new happenings!  

Tuesdays       Tango Tuesdays at Mellow Mushroom | 7 PM | 8227 Oak St. |
Wednesdays   Practica Sentimental at Dance Dimensions | 7:30 PM | 4732 Sanford, Metairie | (817) 262-9864
Fridays           Milonga a Media Luz at FPCNO | 7:30 PM | 5401 S Claiborne Ave |
Sundays         Sunday Practica at Dance Quarter | 4 PM | 1719 Toledano | (813) 480-5845

1st Sundays   Orquestra Fleur at Dance Quarter | 7 PM | 1719 Toledano |

Join our Group on Facebook to connect via social media.


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Bookoo Rueda Mobile App

Download our mobile app to stay up to date on what we are up to and where the Cuban bands are playing, connect with other dancers, and share with the dance community.  Be able to go directly to a calendar of events on your phone without having to search through posts on social media.
What's Listed?

Our focus is on Cuban bands and events.  Our goal is to get you out dancing and to support the musicians.  Without them, there would be no music!  On occasion we might include other Latin, Caribbean, and NOLA bands or events of interest.  

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(504) 621-0746
New Orleans, Louisiana

Bookoo Rueda was founded in 2014 on a dare.  That dare became a mission.  We are a 501(c)3 non-profit organization connecting people, communities, and cultures through dance.  We take dance out of the studio and into the community.

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