HALLOWINE DJ Dance Costume Party & Salsa Lessons

HALLOWINE DJ Dance Costume Party & Salsa Lessons

Date: October 30, 2021

Time: 7:30-11:00pm

Location: Mackinaw Valley Vineyard

Come out for  a WINE-DERFUL HALLO-WINE EVENT with  Salsa Dance lessons and  a Halloween Themed DJ Dance party! Dress up tonight in your best Costume, and you might win a prize!

Learn and love Salsa Dancing with D.J. Caballero and his talented wife Beverly.  The Caballero’s took up Latin dance after moving to Peoria from New York City.  They love to share their enthusiasm and talent with others and have been working their Salsa dance magic in Peoria for over a decade.

The first hour is instruction with Bev and Eduardo, followed by a social dance party with DJ Caballero sharing his Latin dance music collection.    Basic Lessons include Salsa, Merengue, Bachata, Cha-Cha dance styles.
DJ Caballero’s favorite Music Genres to share are Salsa, Merengue, Bachata, Cumbia, Cha-Cha, R&B, Shuffle and A Taste of Tango.

Salsa Schedule:

6:30-7:30pm arrival suggested for check-in at the pavilion area  and wine tasting available in pavilion building and deck bar areas until 7:30pm .

7:30-8:30pm Salsa Dance lessons with Beverly and Eduardo

8:30-11:00 pm Salsa Dance Social open dancing with DJ Caballero

10pm: Costume contest, with prizes in Four categories!! There will be a panel of three judges to be announced!

1st Prize $50 MVV gift certificate, 2nd Prize $25 MVV gift certificate,  1st and 2nd prizes for each category

Best Costume Group (3 or more people theme, examples: Clue Game characters, 3 Amigos)

Best Latin Inspired Costume

Best Halloween Costume

Best Couple Costume (2 people theme, examples : Batman & Robin, Fiona & Shrek)

$15 per person admission, reservations are required as there are limited admissions for this event. To reserve for yourself and friends call 309-359-9463 weekdays 12-5pm. We accept Visa, Mastercard and Discover, and fee is paid when reserving. *You must pay admission even if you are not planning to dance, this event is best for adults.

Admission includes group dance lessons, DJ open dance social, complimentary wine tasting (3 samples) for guests 21 and over until 7:30pm at deck bar and pavilion bar area. Candy and light snacks are included. Admission is paid by all attendees whether you dance or just watch the fun.  All beverages must be purchased at the vineyard, we sell wine, beer, sodas, tea, and water.  No drinks of any kind can be brought in.