Music, dancing and romance will fill the night when Alex Torres and His Latin Orchestra return to the Suffolk County Vanderbilt Museum on Friday, August 4, for their 11th annual show, Spicy Sounds for a Hot Night.
The popular rain-or-shine event takes place in the Celebration Tent overlooking Northport Bay, 6 to 10 p.m. Estate grounds open at 5:00. The performance, for listening and dancing, begins at 7:00.
Guests are encouraged to bring a picnic dinner, and to take professional, club-style Latin dance lessons ($5 per person, offered from 6:00 to 6:45) before the main event begins. Wine, beer and soft drinks will be available for purchase.
Tickets: $30 in advance and for Museum members; $35 at the door. Tickets can be purchased on-line at vanderbiltmuseum.org, by calling 631-854-5579.Purchase Tickets
These renowned musicians and recording artists have performed to sold-out Vanderbilt audiences and received rave reviews. Torres and his orchestra, who have played a spicy mix of salsa, merengue and Latin jazz throughout North and South America, have released 10 critically acclaimed CDs. Visit www.alextorres.com.