Marathon Details – iTango 2017

Where / When / What (Detailed Schedule) / Accommodations
How to get there / Vendors


Eventbrite registration is closed, but you can buy daily passes at the door:

Full pass                     – $125
Friday, June 23          –   $45
Saturday, June 24      –   $55
Sunday, June 25         –   $45


Most of Milongas are going to be here:
Alice Cook House:
709 University Avenue
Ithaca, NY 14853

The Thursday Pre-marathon Milonga on Thursday (8:30 pm to 1 am) will be @ Physical Sciences Building 245 East Ave, Ithaca, NY:

The Waterfall Potluck Milonga on Saturday (12 pm to 2 pm) will take place at Ithaca Falls, on Ithaca Lake St, Ithaca:

The Farewell Milonga on Sunday (7 pm – 1 am) will be at The RANGE in the Commons, 119 East State Street, Ithaca, NY

Dates and Times:

Thursday, June 22th from 8:30pm – 1:00am
Friday, June 23th from 4:00pm – 3:00am
Saturday, June 24th from 1:00pm – 5:00am
Sunday, June 25th from 1:00pm- 1:00am                                                                  To the Top

Detailed Schedule:


event scedule

Classes Schedule:                                                                                                               To the Top

June 22nd:
Tango – Co-creating a dance, roles in Tango. 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm.
June 23nd:
Sacadas or Enganches in a circular motion. The art of precision. 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
June 24nd:
Happy Feet – Women’s Technique by Eleonora. 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
June 25nd:
Milonga: Phrasing and pausing. 11:30 am – 1:00 pm.

Classes will take place @ Physical Science Building, 245 East Ave., Ithaca


There are several  options available:

Campus dorms: You will stay right on the Campus and can share your room with other dancers. Shared rooms start at $56 per night per night. You can book your room HERE, the booking will be closed on June 8, 2017

If you’re looking for something more adventurous than a dorm, we have a new option!
At the iTango Marathon, you’ll have the opportunity to stay at a campground. Both cabin and tent options are available, and showers are on site. There’s even a swimming pool! You can share campsites with other dancers. Sites start at $34/night. The Firelight campground is 10 minutes from our venue, and Pinecreek and Spruce Row campgrounds are 15-20 min.
Pincreek –
Spruce Row –
Firelights –                                                                To the Top


Dear dancers, ground transportation is easily accessible from:

  • From Syracuse, you can buy your bus ticket from the Syracuse airport to Ithaca bus Station (where we will meet you) for $13-$16 from Trailways
  • You can also post HERE if you are looking for a shared ride to/from Syracuse airport
  • From New York: Campus-to-Campus Cornell service from Manhattan, or Big Red Bullet

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Our Vendors:

You will have an opportunity to shop at the iTango! Some of our Vendors:

Maleva Shoes is one of the oldest online retailers of Argentine tango shoes
Cloths collection from Mimi Pinzon, presented by Julie Long
Dancing Line – Contemporary Art by Marina Katayeva
Henna Tattos by Fine Line Henna Designs on Friday and Saturday
Feet Massage will be presented by European Massage by Alex
Empanadas and medialunas at iTango

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