Pricing and Registration

Step 1: Fill out our Registration form

Step 2: Pay for your pass online (tickets will appear after filling the form in step 1)

Your registration is valid only when we receive your full payment. Your registration is valid only when we receive your full payment. All tickets -including festival, milonga, day passes, the beginners pass* or master class** - can be purchased via check (see below for mailing instructions), or online (after filling the registration form, see below for the tickets).

after Mar 1
Full Festival pass
Undergraduate Student Full Festival pass
Saturday Arrival Weekend pass
Milonga pass
(10 milongas/practicas)
Intensive Beginners pass
(5 classes & milongas)
Undergraduate Student Intensive Beginners pass
(5 classes & milongas)
1 day Friday pass (includes Thursday) $160
1 day Saturday pass $185
1 day Sunday pass $160


If you plan to send the payment by eventbrite, the link is: Remember to also fill the Registration form if you did not already.

Individual events

Admission to individial milongas will be granted if space is available. No advance sales for individual events.

Event fee
Thursday Opening Night Milonga $25
Friday Welcome Milonga $15
Friday Evening and All-Night Milonga $50
Friday All-Night Milonga $25
Saturday Afternoon Milonga $15
Saturday Evening and All-Night Milonga $50
Saturday All-Night Milonga $25
Sunday Guided Practica $15
Sunday Afternoon Milonga $15
Sunday Farewell Milonga $25

Please Note:

  • The Intensive Beginners track (Student and Non-student) includes all the classes in the Intensive Beginner track and all milongas.
  • The Master Classes have a separate and limited registration.
    Click HERE for Master Class information and registration
  • The Full Festival pass (Student and Non-student) includes all the workshops and milongas except Master Classes and the Intensive Beginners track.
  • The Milonga pass includes all Festival milongas and practicas.
  • Student passes are for full-time undergraduate students only. A valid current student ID is required.
  • The Saturday Arrival Weekend pass includes all the workshops and milongas on Saturday and Sunday, except Master Classes and the Intensive Beginners track.
  • Day passes include all workshops and milongas scheduled that day except Master Classes and the Intensive Beginners track.
  • The Friday Day pass includes workshops and milongas on Thursday as well.
  • Refer to the Schedule to understand what is included in each day (e.g., the Friday all-nighter, starting at 1:30am on Saturday morning is considered part of Friday and it is included in 1 day Friday pass, not in 1 day Saturday pass.)
  • Changes to schedule and venue are possible.
  • Registrations between November 24 and November 26, 2017 qualify for the "Black Friday Special" pricing if registered as a couple (leader and follower). Both leader and follower must register and write each other name in the form. Rate is for 2 people (leader+follower), only one of the two registrants pays, please coordinate with your friend.
  • Registrations between November 27 and before 11:00pm CST November 30, 2017 qualify for the "November Special" pricing
  • Registrations before 11:00pm CST January 1, 2018 qualify as "Early Early"
  • Registrations before 11:00pm CST March 1, 2018 qualify as "Early"
  • Checks should be made out to the "Chicago Milonguero, Ltd."
  • All Eventbrite payments include an Eventbrite Processing fee. No additional fees with checks mailed.
  • Mail checks to "Chicago Milonguero Ltd. - 805 Lake Street, #120- Oak Park, IL 60301"
  • Envelopes of mailed checks must be post-marked March 31, 2018 (or earlier). To qualify for discounted rates, envelopes must be post-marked by the same deadlines for on-line payments.
  • Cancellation policy: Any registration will be refunded if cancelled by March 31, 2018, but are subject to a $50 processing fee. No refunds will be given after March 31, 2018
  • A legal form of identification is required at the door. Student registrations require also a valid Student ID.
  • Students must show a valid student ID for discounted rate. If a dated full-time student ID is not available at the time of on-site registration, you will have to pay the difference to match a non-student Full Festival (or Intensive Beginners) pass in order to attend.  The discounted Student passes applies only to full time undergraduate students.
  • All rooms for classes and milongas have a no outside alcohol policy, due to Hotel and Rosemont municipal regulations. During the Friday and Saturday evening milongas there will be a cash bar.