All performances below are for the Susie Hansen Latin Band (except as noted for the trio or quartet, or for Susie as a guest artist). Events are in Southern California unless otherwise indicated.
Fri25Aug20177:30pm to 10pmPaseo Colorado, Pasadena
On Friday, August 25, we will play at Paseo Colorado in Pasadena, from 7:30pm to 9:30pm, for "Dancing Under the Stars," with live music and Salsa dance instruction. Our concert in this beautiful outdoor mall will be held in the Starbucks Plaza, located at 300 E Colorado Blvd, Pasadena CA 91101. (Note that we are NOT playing in the Garfield Promenade, where the other three shows of this Salsa dance series will be held). The event is produced by Erin and Tami of Pasadena Ballroom Ballroom Association, who will give a free dance class of Salsa and Bachata from 7pm to 7:30pm. Huge beautiful wood dance floor. Free.
Sun27Aug20175pm to 7pmGandara Park, 1836 Stewart St, Santa Monica CA 90404
On Thursday, August 27, we will play a Latin jazz concert at Gandara Park from 5pm to 7pm. This lovely park is located at 1819 Stewart St, Santa Monica 90404. Take the Expo line! We'll be performing with our big band, including horns. Bring a picnic, or grab a bite at the food trucks. Laura Canellias, the Salsa Diva, will teach a free Salsa dance class from 4:30pm to 5pm, and a mini-class at 6pm during our break. Come dance with us. Free admission, free parking, free bike valet.
Fri01Sep20177m to 9pm6333 W 3rd St, Los Angeles CA 90036
On Friday, September 1, 7pm to 9pm, we will play a concert at the Original LA Farmers Market on the west side of Los Angeles. The address is 6333 West 3rd St, 90036. Call 323-933-9211. The historic Farmers Market is located at Fairfax and 3rd St, adjacent to the Grove. Celebrate Labor Day weekend with us as we close out their summer concert series. Enjoy good company, a wide variety of food and drinks for purchase, and great Salsa dancing! Always lots of excellent dancers when we play at the Farmers Market. Free.
Sun03Sep20175pm to 7pm750 Santa Anita Ave, South El Monte CA 91733
On Sunday, September 3, we will play an "End of Summer Concert" at the Whittier Narrows Recreation Center, from 5pm to 7pm. The address is 750 Santa Anita Ave, South El Monte CA 91733. Enjoy Salsa dancing with us in this beautiful, huge and verdant park in the San Gabriel River Valley, right next to the river.Free parking -- get there early! Food and drinks will be available at food trucks. Free.
Sun10Sep20172pm to 5pm13755 Fiji Way, Marina del Rey CA 90292
On Sunday, September 10, we will again play at Fisherman's Village in Marina del Rey, from 2pm to 5pm. The address is 13755 Fiji Way, 90292. Enjoy Salsa dancing with us in the sun and the sea air. Plenty of good food and drink available from the many vendors at Fisherman's Village. Two hours of free parking with validation. Always lots of great dancers at Fisherman's. Free.
Sat16Sep20174pm to 6pmSilverado Park, 1545 W 31st St, Long Beach CA 90810
On Saturday, September 16, we will perform at the Long Beach Hispanic Heritage Festival, from 4pm to 6pm. The location is Silverado Park, 1545 W 31st St, Long Beach CA 90810. Join us for Salsa dancing. Festival runs from 12 noon to 6pm. Sponsored by Councilmember Robert Uranga, Long Beach District Seven. Free.
Sat23Sep201711am to 12noonJane Addams Park, 15114 Firmona Ave, Lawndale CA 90260
On Saturday, September 23, we will play at the Lawndale Jazz and Blues Festival, from 11am to 12 noon. The location of the festival is Jane Addams Park, 15114 Firmona Ave, Lawndale CA 90260. Bring a picnic and your dancing shoes, and stay all day. Entire festival runs from 11am to 5pm. More information to come soon. Free.
Fri06Oct20178pm to 11pm1901 S San Gabriel Blvd, San Gabriel CA 91776
On Friday, October 6, we will play at the St Anthony Parish Festival in San Gabriel, from 8pm to 11pm. The church address is 1901 S San Gabriel Blvd, San Gabriel 91776. There will be carnival games, rides, raffles, a beer garden, arts and crafts booths, and great food. Festival runs all weekend long, from Friday evening to Sunday evening. Dance with us at this fun-filled festival. Admission is free.
Sun08Oct20174pm to 6pmLive Oak Park and Dorsey Field on Valley Blvd, Manhattan Beach
On Sunday, October 8, we will play at the Manhattan Beach Hometown Fair, from 4pm to 6pm. The location is Live Oak Park and Dorsey Field, on Valley Dr between 15th St and 21st St, Manhattan Beach 90266. There will be great food, a wine garden, a beer garden, arts and crafts booths, live entertainment and games for the kids. Festival hours are Saturday and Sunday, October 7 and 8, 10am to 6pm. Dance Salsa with us! Admission is free.