SoMa Outdoor Dance Party
Led by timbalero Louie Romero, Mazacote is a swinging old school salsa band, specializing in the golden age New York sound that came about in the 1970’s. Romero’s pedigree is second to none, having been the timbales player for Hector Lavoe, Willie Colón, Celia Cruz, and Ruben Blades
Jessie Square Salsa Dance Party
Thursday, May 10, 2012 (6p)
Jessie Square, SF (SoMa)
>> The party starts at 6pm in Jessie Square, right across the street from the Yerba Buena Gardens. Come early for free salsa lessons
Yerba Buena Gardens Festival – 2012
May through October, 2012
FREE and open to the public
The Yerba Buena Gardens Festival (YBGF) features over 90 free outdoor events from May to October on three stages including music, theater, circus, dance, poetry, family festivals and children’s programs with artists from all over the world Africa, Bali, Italy, Colombia, Cuba, Mexico, the Philippines, Sweden, China and the Bay Area.
YBGF Venues: Concerts and events take place at either Yerba Buena Gardens (located in between the Metreon and YBCA near Mission and 3rd) or across the street at Jessie Square on Mission right in front of the Contemporary Jewish Museum.
Submitted by Johnny Funcheap