What we're about

Let's have fun meeting other fun people who share similar interests. This group is open to anyone who loves to dance zouk, kompa and other ethnic dances such as bachata, kizomba, salsa, etc... We plan to meet twice a month to experience great dancing and ethnic food. Calling all caribbean natives and all caribbean fanatics!!!

Upcoming events (5)

Salsa and Bachata Lessons - a month long class [VIRTUAL]

To secure your spot, purchase your ticket from the link (https://www.eventbrite.com/e/salsa-and-bachata-lessons-virtual-tickets-108044893184). RSVPing only on the Meetup page, doesn't allow you to attend the Event. ABOUT THE EVENT Who is down for a Salsa and Bachata lessons from your best comfort zone, aka, your home. You might had always planned to take a lesson and put it aside, cause you were busier or you wanted to be a better salsera/o. This is your best bet and now is the time to acquire new skills unless we lack discipline. After the lessons there will be Q&A with instructors and we get to socialize. Feel free to bring your own beverage (BYOB). Bring out that dance monster inside you! When you purchase a ticket, you will be emailed the Event ID and Password. Payment Instructions : 1. You should login from a PC to see the 'Pay Now' button, after RSVPing. Then hit the button. 2. Verify correct dollar amount for number of people you're paying for. 3. If you don't have a Paypal account, click "Pay with a Debit or Credit Card". 4. If you have a Paypal account, simply log in, and pay as you normally would via Paypal. Refund & Ticket Resell All sales are final. We only refund the full amount, if the event is canceled. If it is rescheduled, we will send an email to those who RSVPed 'YES' advising that. A full refund will be given to those that let us know within 2 calendar days of the update email, if you are unable to make it on the new date. No refunds will be given after that time. However, you can sell your ticket to someone else if you are unable to attend. Please, feel free to post in the comment box for the event, that you have a ticket for sale. Work out payment between yourselves, and have the seller only send the organizer a message letting us know the full name of the person taking your spot. You must let us know two hours before the RSVP close time, on the day of the event.

Caribbean Dance Soirée @ The French Embassy (Zouk, Kizomba, Kompa,...)

To secure your spot, purchase your ticket from Eventbrite link ( https://www.eventbrite.com/e/french-caribbean-dance-soiree-the-french-embassy-tickets-25470332450 ). Let us show you the caribbean side of the French/Francophonie culture. We will be spinning Zouk, Soca, Merengue, Kompa, Kizomba and Reggae. On top of that, a live band will be playing. Ticket includes one tropical welcome punch and All-You-Can-Eat tropical buffet from 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jGeBDwcJYEk Ticket Price : $ 29 - Up until May 30th, 2016 $ 39 - Between May 30th and June 20th, 2016 $ 49 - Between June 20th and noon June 24th, 2016 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0NDAEJ0Eyu0 Dress Code: Whatever you feel comfortable dancing in! Payment Instructions : 1. You should login from a PC to see the 'Pay Now' button, after RSVPing. Then hit the button. 2. Verify correct dollar amount for number of people you're paying for. 3. If you don't have a Paypal account, click "Pay with a Debit or Credit Card". 4. If you have a Paypal account, simply log in, and pay as you normally would via Paypal. Refund & Ticket Resell All sales are final. We only refund the full amount, if the event is canceled. If it is rescheduled, we will send an email to those who RSVPed 'YES' advising that. A full refund will be given to those that let us know within 2 calendar days of the update email, if you are unable to make it on the new date. No refunds will be given after that time. However, you can sell your ticket to someone else if you are unable to attend. Please, feel free to post in the comment box for the event, that you have a ticket for sale. Work out payment between yourselves, and have the seller only send the organizer a "message" through their Meetup profile (do not comment in the comment box of the event posting) letting us know the full name and Meetup profile URL (if a member) of the person taking your spot. You must let us know two hours before the RSVP close time, on the day of the event. Metro & Parking Info There is no metro station close by. However, the D6 bus make a stop in front of the Embassy. There will be no parking inside the Embassy. Public parking is available on Reservoir Rd and across the street at Georgetown University Hospital's pay lot.

French Embassy Event

French Embassy In the United

To secure your spot, please purchase your ticket from the Eventbrit link ( https://www.eventbrite.com/e/french-embassy-reception-tickets-24433953613 ) How about traveling to France without airport hustle, jet lag,...etc? This event is a showcase of France and French culture. - We will meet and socialize with French professionals, business people and diplomates at the Event - Buffet Campagnard (Typical french style finger food buffet) prepared by the Embassy's chefs will be served - We will have an Open Bar featuring French wines & drinks. I organized this event, in collaboration with the Embassy and The French-American Chamber of Commerce (I am proudly a member). Payment Instructions : 1. You should login from a PC to see the 'Pay Now' button, after RSVPing. Then hit the button. 2. Verify correct dollar amount for number of people you're paying for. 3. If you don't have a Paypal account, click "Pay with a Debit or Credit Card". 4. If you have a Paypal account, simply log in, and pay as you normally would via Paypal. Ticket Price : 1. $45 - Up until April 26th,[masked]. $ 55 - Between April 26th and May 17th,[masked]. $ 65 - Between May 17th and May 31st,[masked]. $ 70 - Between May 31st and noon June 3rd,2016. Please get your early bird ticket at your earliest convenience. Dress Code : Reception/Cocktail Attire Parking & Metro Info : Parking on the Embassy's premises is not allowed. However, street parking is free. There is no metro station close by. Hence, we highly recommend a shared ride. Refund & Ticket Resell All sales are final. We only refund the full amount, if the event is canceled. If it is rescheduled, we will send an email to those who RSVPed 'YES' advising that. A full refund will be given to those that let us know within 2 calendar days of the update email, if you are unable to make it on the new date. No refunds will be given after that time. However, you can sell your ticket to someone else if you are unable to attend. Please, feel free to post in the comment box for the event, that you have a ticket for sale. Work out payment between yourselves, and have the seller only send the organizer a "message" through their Meetup profile (do not comment in the comment box of the event posting) letting us know the full name and Meetup profile URL (if a member) of the person taking your spot. You must let us know two hours before the RSVP close time, on the day of the event.

French Embassy Event

French Embassy In the United

To secure your spot, please purchase your ticket from the Eventbrit link ( https://www.eventbrite.com/e/french-embassy-reception-tickets-24433953613 ) How about traveling to France without airport hustle, jet lag,...etc? This event is a showcase of France and French culture. - We will meet and socialize with French professionals, business people and diplomates at the Event - Buffet Campagnard (Typical french style finger food buffet) prepared by the Embassy's chefs will be served - We will have an Open Bar featuring French wines & drinks. I organized this event, in collaboration with the Embassy and The French-American Chamber of Commerce (I am proudly a member). Payment Instructions : 1. You should login from a PC to see the 'Pay Now' button, after RSVPing. Then hit the button. 2. Verify correct dollar amount for number of people you're paying for. 3. If you don't have a Paypal account, click "Pay with a Debit or Credit Card". 4. If you have a Paypal account, simply log in, and pay as you normally would via Paypal. Please get your early bird ticket at your earliest convenience. Dress Code : Reception/Cocktail Attire Parking & Metro Info : Parking on the Embassy's premises is not allowed. However, street parking is free. There is no metro station close by. Hence, we highly recommend a shared ride. Refund & Ticket Resell All sales are final. We only refund the full amount, if the event is canceled. If it is rescheduled, we will send an email to those who RSVPed 'YES' advising that. A full refund will be given to those that let us know within 2 calendar days of the update email, if you are unable to make it on the new date. No refunds will be given after that time. However, you can sell your ticket to someone else if you are unable to attend. Please, feel free to post in the comment box for the event, that you have a ticket for sale. Work out payment between yourselves, and have the seller only send the organizer a "message" through their Meetup profile (do not comment in the comment box of the event posting) letting us know the full name and Meetup profile URL (if a member) of the person taking your spot. You must let us know two hours before the RSVP close time, on the day of the event.

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Salsa and Bachata Lessons [VIRTUAL]

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