Events

DC: Afrocuba, DMV Area's Monthly Party Begins This Friday (5/13)


Every second Friday of the month, DJ Asho presents AFROCUBA, playing the best of salsa, son, timba, rumba y yoruba. This amazing event is in an all new location, Liv Nightclub, not to mention that it is free! Check out the dates for the summer after the jump, and the flyer above for more details.

Spring/Summer Dates

Friday May 13th, 2011.

Friday Jun 10th, 2011.

Friday July 8th, 2011.

Friday Aug 12th, 2011.

9PM-2AM

FREE!!! NO COVER!!!

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