Autry National Center

Sizzling Summer Nights



Date / Time:

Thursdays, July 2-August 13, 2015, 6:00–9:00 p.m.
Music starts at 6:30 p.m.
Museum galleries and store remain open until 8:00 p.m.


The Autry in Griffith Park

Appropriate For:



Free for Autry Members / $10 Nonmembers / $6 Students and Seniors (60+) / $4 Children ages 3–12

Tickets may be purchased online or at the door

Visitors of all ages will enjoy L.A.'s best salsa and Latin fusion bands at the Autry's popular summer dance party. The series features free dance lessons with award-winning salsa instructor Enio Cordoba, hot-off-the-grill food, ice-cold drinks and spirits, access to museum galleries, a separate children's dance floor, and more. The taco and drink bar opens at 6:00 p.m., the music starts at 6:30 p.m., and the museum and the Autry Store stay open until 8:00 p.m.

AAA discount does not apply to special events and ticketed programs.


Colombian Latin SoulAugust 6

Since their inception in 2012, Colombian Latin Soul has been delighting its fans with the flavors of Colombian rhythms such as cumbia and vallenato, as well as other Latin music styles such as salsa, cha-cha, bachata, reggaeton, merengue, pop, and ballad.

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Ricardo Lemvo and Makina LocaAugust 13

Described as “seamless and infectious,” by the Los Angeles Times, Ricardo Lemvo and Makina Loca blend Afro-Cuban rhythms with pan-African styles, such as soukous, Angolan semba and kizomba.

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Images by Danielle Klebanow.

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