SAMLARC's newest end-of-summer event, Hot Havana Nights, is just around the corner! Escape to a night in Havana and enjoy an evening filled with live music, friends, neighbors and great Cuban style food! Savor the last weekend of Summer enjoying craft beer tasting, select wines and sangria as you Salsa dance under the stars at SAMLARC’s resort-style tropical paradise Beach Club! Read on to learn about some special highlights that will be offered at Hot Havana Nights.
Two dancers from Sway Ballroom will be in attendance to demonstrate salsa dancing and provide a time of instruction for any new dancers in the crowd. Click here for a salsa demonstration by Sway Ballroom Dance Instructors Joseph and Nikolle to prepare for the evening!
Enjoy live music performed by SitaraSon, a top-rated local salsa band, that will be sure to get you on the dance floor! For a preview of their music, please click here!
Craft Beer Tasting
Another fun activity at the event will be craft beer tasting from Rancho Santa Margarita's very own Laguna Beach Beer Company!
Experience the Havana Cigar Bar where a Master Roller from Cuba will roll cigars on site! You will get a chance to learn about this Cuban tradition as well as sample various cigars by smell and touch (please note that smoking the cigars will not be allowed at the event).
This event will include unique, fresh, Cuban-inspired dishes beginning with two appetizers featuring an array of fresh fruits such as pineapple, plantains, mango, and papaya. The second appetizer will include plantains with fresh mango and a peach salsa! For dinner, enjoy a delicious Cuban-style salad, El Puerco Prima (slow-roasted pork shoulder), Cuban-spiced braised chicken and chorizo, as well as white rice with Soffit black beans. Two special desserts will also be featured: Dolche de Leche cheesecake bars as well as sorbet with grilled tropical fruit! You won't want to miss this tasty menu!
Don’t forget to dress up in your best Cuban style attire. Guests may enter a costume contest with a chance to win prizes for the best Cuban outfits!
If you are interested in attending the event, tickets may be purchased at the SAMLARC Business Office until they run out! All ticket purchases and event registration must be made in advance as tickets will not be sold at the event, so please visit the office to get your tickets soon.
For more information about the event and for any questions, please contact Marley Sansom, Community Lifestyle Manager, at firstname.lastname@example.org or 949.709.0013.