The London Tango Marathon - 7th to 9th June 2024.

The DJs for the marathon 2024

Andrea Dedó

Yanina Erramouspe

Carlos Rodriguez

Laura Iaru

TBC

Andrés Vilks

About the London Tango Marathon

  • Registrations for the Marathon will open on 21st January 2024.

  • We have a pre-registration system to ensure a balance between leaders & followers.

  • If you register with a partner you will have priority, otherwise you will be held in a waiting list until we can find you a partner.

  • We aim to have a marathon with a great floor circulation & very friendly dancers.

  • During 3 days a total of 6 milongas with 30 hours of pure dancing!

  • 5 of the 6 milongas will be in the stunning Porchester Hall, with a wooden sprung dance floor.

  • 1 after milonga party (3am to 6am) in the iconic Paddington train station

  • Marathon Pass cost £96

MARATHON SCHEDULE

Friday

8:00pm to 2:00am Porchester Hall

OPENING MILONGA - DJ TBC

Address: Porchester Road, London W2 5HS

Saturday

3:00pm to 8:00pm Porchester Hall

Afternoon Milonga - Dj TBC

Address: Porchester Road, London W2 5HS

10:00pm to 2:00am Porchester Hall

Gala Milonga - Dj Andrea Dedo

Address: Porchester Road, London W2 5HS

3:00am to 6:00am Paddington Station

After Party - Dj TBC

Address: Praed Street, London, W2 1HQ

Sunday

3:00pm to 7:00pm Porchester Hall

Afternoon Milonga - Dj Carlos Rodrigues

Address: Porchester Road, London W2 5HS

7:00pm to midnight Porchester Hall

Gala Milonga - Dj TBC

Address: Porchester Road, London W2 5HS

FAQs

Do I need a partner to register to the Marathon ?

We know it can be difficult some times to register with a partner, specially when coming from abroad but we really recomend you to try since these registrations will have priority, otherwise you will be held in a waiting list until we can find you a partner. Hopefully won't be too long your confirmation.

Can I register and buy the marathon pass immediately?

You will have to do first your registration and them wait till is approved. When the registrations get approved we send a confirmation email with the information about how to book the marathon pass. Registration with a partner get approved much faster. We aim not to keep people waiting for longer than 10 days to get the confirmation. It is always good idea to check your junk/spam just in case our reply goes there!

Where to stay in London ?

We recommend London House Hotel, for the high quality service, distance to the Porchester Hall, and the competitive tarif we have agreed for the Tanguer@s. You can always try to find more economical options using searchers as booking.com Please use the address of the Porchester Hall when you check different options. The area of Paddington has many hotel’s options and it is very near to the Porchester Hall. You will be able to check availability at the London House Hotel when you are booking your marathon pass.

When is the Local milonga’s Circuit ?

If you can come to London before the marathon, we want you to enjoy a full week of traditional London milongas to start warming up when meeting the local tanguer@s. The local milongas circuit starts on Saturday the 1st of June with the wonderful and large milonga Nacimiento. We will publish a detailed program with the milongas.

Do I need a visa to come to England ?

If you hold a Passport from the European Union you do not need visa to travel to London. For other nationalities please check on this link. In case you required a Visa we can issue you a supporting letter for your visa application with the confirmation that you are attending the Tango Marathon.

The Porchester Hall

Porchester Road, London W2 5HS

Located in Bayswater, Paddington; Porchester Hall is within walking distance of Royal Oak, Bayswater and Queensway Tube stations which are on both the Hammersmith & City and Central Lines.