8th Annual Terrapin Tango Festival


Welcome to the 8th Annual Terrapin Tango Festival!

The Terrapin Tango Festival has welcomed dancers of all ages, backgrounds, and levels of experience for over seven years. This year, on April 14-16, 2017, we are hosting more world-renowned artists than ever before.

Our classes and milongas are held in state-of-the-art facilities on the beautiful campus of the University of Maryland. We built this festival to enable you to rediscover your passion for the Argentine Tango. You will surely be inspired by our passionate DJs and talented instructors.


Nineteen instruction sessions | Nightly live performances | A celebration not to miss!

About our artists




There's a vitality, a life force, an energy, a quickening that is translated through you into action - and because there is only one of you in all time, this expression is unique. And if you block it, it will never exist through any other medium and will be lost. ~Martha Graham