Saturday, February 18, 2023
Dance Instruction: 6:30-7:15pm
$35 – General Admission ($25 with code “EDGARDO”)
$10 – Students with student ID
$35 – 2 for 1 (Bring a friend!)
*processing fees may apply
Sebastopol Community Cultural Center
390 Morris St., Sebastopol, CA 95472
Customer Service hours: M-F 10am-4pm
Join us for a night of SALSA! The evening begins with a 45-minute dance instruction at 6:30pm, followed by the full band hitting the stage at 7:30pm! Whether you’re a novice or pro, we can’t wait to see you here for what is sure to be a night to remember!
Photo by Stuart Locklear
Edgardo & Candela
“Edgardo & Candela” is a Salsa Band based in the San Francisco Bay Area for over 36 years, making us one of the most established Salsa Orchestras in California.
The instrumentation is piano, bass, trombone, sax, flute, guitar, conga drums, bongo drums, timbales and vocalists. Smaller versions of the band are available upon request, while always maintaining the musical integrity of the genre.
Better known as simply “Candela,” their trade mark is their high energy level performance, featuring great vocals, a tight rhythm section and the powerful sound of the horns. The band features the crop of professional musicians in the Bay Area, which makes for an incredible musical experience every time they play!
During the evening, Edgardo will personally assure that everyone is entertained while he mixes singing tunes by Oscar De León, Marc Anthony, Eddie Palmieri, Rubén Blades, Tito Puente, Guaco, Pete “Conde” Rodriguez, Celia Cruz and Ray Barretto among others, but the real treat here is Edgardo’s original music, presenting him as a mature composer and poetic lyricist.
“Edgardo & Candela” Features:
Edgardo Cambon – Congas, Lead Vocals, Composer and Band Leader
Pedro Pastrana – Cuatro / Guitar and Vocals
Jeff Cressman – Trombone
Omar Ledezma – Bongó or Timbales and Vocals
Marco Diaz – Piano and Vocals
Miguel Martinez – Flute and Vocals
Saúl Sierra – Bass and Vocals
Emilio Davalos – Bongó or Timbales and Vocals
Charlie Gurke – Saxophone and Percussions
Visit their website HERE for more information!
Photo by Irene Young
We look forward to having you join us! Below is information to help you plan your evening with us.
There will be ample space for dancing (limited seating).
Doors open 6:00pm
Dance Instruction: 6:30-7:15pm
Show: 7:30-9:30pm ** there will be a 20 minute intermission **
There will be two parking lots available, and street parking. All parking is free for the evening. WE HIGHLY ENCOURAGE YOU TO CARPOOL!
- Main Hall Parking – 390 Morris St
- Annex Parking – behind 425 Morris St
You will receive a confirmation email with your QR code – that is all you need. If you are not arriving together as a full party – that is FINE! We have all the registered names.
There are no refunds, however if you cannot make it to the show you may transfer your tickets to another person! Simply forward the email with your QR code to them and let them know the name the tickets are under.
If you have any concerns, please email firstname.lastname@example.org. Customer service hours: M-F, 10am-4pm (707) 823-1511.
Drinks will be available for purchase inside the Main Hall. There is no dinner or hot food onsite. No outside food or drink is allowed except for water bottles.
Restrooms available in the Main Hall.
Sonoma County guidelines in place at the time of the event will be followed. Currently masks are not required but recommended. Please see below for more information regarding COVID protocols.
All persons and items entering the Sebastopol Community Cultural Center are subject to search. No weapons, outside food or drink or drugs will be permitted. This is a drug free zone/venue.
Certain types of bags and/or cases are prohibited, including but not limited to:
• Computer Bags
• Camera Bags/Cases
• Instrument Cases
• Large Totes and Duffel Bags
• Any Purse or Bag exceeding 12”x12”x6”. Backpack purses must be worn on one shoulder. If a purse is worn as a backpack, it will be considered as such and will not be permitted in the venue.
Patrons with prohibited bags, cases, or other items will asked to return the item to their vehicle.
Items prohibited to enter Sebastopol Community Cultural include, but are not limited to:
- Firearms of any size or type
- Other weapons and knives of any size or type
- Pepper spray, mace, or other chemicals*
- Animals other than Registered Service Dogs
- Alcohol, illegal substances, or drug paraphernalia
- Professional-grade audio, photo, or video recording equipment
- Cans, bottles, or outside food and beverages
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General Admission Tickets
($25 with code “EDGARDO” at checkout)
(Must bring student ID to event)
2 for 1 Tickets
(Bring a friend! Get 2 tickets for the price of 1!)
all prices shown are subject to credit card processing fees
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