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CITA 2018 Buenos Aires

March 11-17, 2018
Directed by Fabián Salas & Lola Díaz CITA 2018 is the International Tango Congress in Buenos Aires, Argentina.  Now in its 20th year, CITA is THE premiere tango festival on the worldwide circuit. 
Christy Coté & Chelsea Eng will co-teach and perform at CITA for a 6th year.

If you are interested in joining us for CITA 2018, email:

In order to join us in 2018, you must:
  • register for CITA through us (NOT online)
  • have e-mail access before & during CITA
  • if traveling/rooming as a pair, both sign up for the same option 

Christy & Chelsea's 19th Annual CITA Experience

Chelsea & Christy photo: Shell Jiang Photography


1) For experienced Buenos Aires travelers who prefer no group affiliation
CITA Registration Only (through us)
for less than you would pay on your own 
This option includes our priority seating at the theater show.
$ 523 - CITA only (15 classes + 16th Bonus class, 1 theater show, 3 milongas)
$ 468 - CITA only for returning CITA members 

2) For first-time Buenos Aires Travelers &/or those seeking group resources, camaraderie and Christy & Chelsea's Buenos Aires expertise

CITA Registration (through us) + Enhancement
$ 823 - CITA plus Enhancement
$ 768 - CITA plus Enhancement for returning CITA members
  • CITA (15 classes + 16th Bonus class, 1 theater show & 3 milongas + Priority Seating) 
  • Assistance with CITA Class Selection
  • Pre-Travel Consultation  (tips on air, lodging, etc.)
  • Pre-Travel Orientation Meeting in San Francisco - Friday night, February 9, 2018  
(For those who do not reside in the Bay Area ~ Pre-Travel informational documents will be sent via e-mail & you will receive a follow-up phone call from us) 
  • Pre-Travel Packet with travel & shopping tips
  • Welcome Gathering/Meal in Buenos Aires on Friday night, March 9
  • Bonus Dinner Party in Buenos Aires on (most likely) Friday night, March 16
  • Emailed Bulletins in Buenos Aires offering suggestions for activities;  meeting times for taxi shares & dinners; Christy & Chelsea's Buenos Aires restaurant recommendations
Pricing above is current as of July 2017.
All pricing is subject to change. Full payment must be received at the time of registration.
Refund Policy:
The CITA portion of the package is subject to CITA's terms & conditions regarding refunds as follows:
Registration fee -20% if refund request is received by Dec. 15th., 2017 (Buenos Aires time).
Registration fee -50% if refund request is recived after Dec. 16th., 2017 and prior to Jan. 31st. 2018 (Buenos Aires time).
NO refunds requests will be accepted after Jan. 31st., 2018 (Buenos Aires time).

If you have also registered for the Enhancement package there will also be a handling fee of $35.

New Event! Premios Tango on Sat Mar 10th at Abasto Hotel
This is a first-time event and is optional for CITA participants. We will be posting more details soon, but you can register now if you like at this site. $15 off for CITA registrants:  http://fabiansalas.com/premiostango/

Our Purpose
We provide the most convenient and enjoyable way to experience Buenos Aires in conjunction with attending the International Tango Congress. Since CITA Enhancement participants will be arranging their own air and hotel, they will have maximum flexibility while benefitting from group networking and our exclusive perks. To the initiates, we will gladly offer tips and resources culled from our many trips to Argentina over the last 24 years.

CITA 2016 DVDs available for purchase.
Chelsea & Christy are among the performers.