Due to present health-related circumstances beyond our control 
this year’s SSITR is CANCELLED


An email has been sent to all participants outlining our refund protocol.

We are offering a full refund but are also asking for donations of

a minimum of $10 – $20   per person to cover this year’s costs. 

Please respond by email to let us know your refund amount.

Many have already responded generously.

I will try and get these refunds out as soon as possible.

Sincere thanks and we look forward to next year’s SSITR!!! 

(Hoping for May 7 – 9th 2021 – stay tuned!)





We are very excited to present our 4th annual

Salt Spring Island Tango Retreat

May 8 – 10th, 2020

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photo Richard Tsing Hum
This will be a role balanced event, following the codigos for line of dance and cabeceos (both for partnering and for leads entering the dance floor)
 with open seating and a variety of milongas.

It will be held at  Mahon Hall, a heritage hall right in Ganges with
easy access to the famous Salt Spring Saturday Market, coffee shops,
restaurants, galleries, shopping, etc.

We’ll start with a no-host Meet and Greet on Friday from 5 – 6 pm at 
Shipstones Pub & Grill  in Ganges on the harbour.


May 8th: 8 pm – 12 – Moderna/Traditional – DJ Jamie Collier (Pt. Angeles)

May 9th: 12:30 pm – 4:00 pm – Alternative – DJ Michael Daniels (Vancouver)

May 9th: 8 pm – midnight – Traditional – DJ Steve Brady (Seattle)

May 10th: 10:45 am – 2:30 pm – 70/30 Traditional/Alternative  – DJ Bobby Thompson (Montreal)            

Sunday Brunch starts at 10 am in Mahon Hall