The 'Levántate y baila Congress' returns to the Hotel Marina Mar Mojácar
Mojácar has once again become the undisputed European capital of dance as far as Latin rhythms are concerned. In this case, it was again the popular salsa congress, this is launched every year in our Hotel Servigroup Marina Mar. We of course are talking about the upbeat and fun Get Up and Dance 2018.
It is now eight years in a row (the last four at our Hotel Marina Mar), that this exciting event has been celebrated, this year on the 11th 12th and 13th of May the audience where once again wowed.
More than a thousand people danced to Salsa and bachata
There were more than 1.500 people from different parts of the country, who have attended this inescapable date with dance. A salsa festival that began in 2011, and that over time has become an extravagant show which has become an unconditional date, among the most popular cultural events in Mojácar.
Ancient Greece as a festival theme
The Get up and Dance Congress 2018, on this occasion it has been inspired by Ancient Greece to give shape and atmosphere to this event, organized and run by the Moon Group, a company specialising in dance events.
They also included some impressive fire and juggling shows, as well as incredible numbers with acrobatics, of which the crowd showed their appreciation with loud applause. It was one of the great novelties that the organization had planned for this year to surprise its large audience.
The Social part of Dance in the festival
As for the structure of the congress, it is composed of various salsa workshops, as well as sessions inspired by what is known as Social Dance, eccentric and animated fun numbers, among many and varied acts that make up the program. In all cases, the festival was led by prominent, professional figures from the world of dance.
We have also had the privilege of enjoying all the art shown by indisputable and renowned artists in the field of salsa and bachata: Names such as Versy and Rodrigo, Mambologia, Afro Flow, Alfonso and Mónica, Fabián and Fania, are some of them.
Next spring, Stand Up and Dance 2019 will once again offer a new rendezvous at our Marina Marina Mar Hotel in Mojácar.