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October 2022

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
Saturday October 1
Sunday October 2
Monday October 3
Tuesday October 4
Wednesday October 5
Thursday October 6
Friday October 7
Saturday October 8
  • 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm Urban Kiz Bootcamp w/ Megan and Eytan
    Urban Kiz Bootcamp w/ Megan and Eytan
    Saturday October 8
    2:00 pm – 6:00 pm

    3 hours of urban Kiz instruction plus 1 hour of guided practica, AND admission to Logic Social from 10pm-2am

    https://www.facebook.com/events/862901878032190/

  • 9:00 pm Logic Presents: Phobia
    Logic Presents: Phobia
    Saturday October 8 – Sunday October 9
    9:00 pm

    Logic is a monthly salsa/bachata/kizomba event in the Portland metro area. We have rotating instructors & resident as well as guest DJs every month to offer a variety of different artists for the dancers to enjoy with each event. Each month we have the pleasure of having different instructors every month and you will be able to hear the music of a variety of DJs throughout the night.

    'Phobia' is the name of this social as we are in the spooky month of October! We will continue to bring you quality music, quality instruction and a great vibe for Logic at every social. We will have our resident instructor Sarah Oxley teaching a fantastic salsa class to start the night at 9 p.m. She is an incredible instructor who has taught and danced for several years, originally out of Southern California. We will also have Jenna Lee Graham teaching a Kizomba lesson. Her classes are very popular so don't miss it!

    We will have performances this month. They are TBA.

    This month will feature the music of DJ Felix (Seattle) joining DJ El Güero del Sabor in the salsa/bachata room to play music all night and in the Kizomba room we will have DJ Farenji (Seattle) at the controls.

    Don't forget to get your picture taken by Noe Valladares Photography, the official Photographer and Videographer of Logic.

    Cover is $10 (social only). If you would like to take the class and attend the social, the cover is $15 for both.

    https://www.facebook.com/events/587700206389416/

Sunday October 9
  • Logic Presents: Phobia Ends 2:00 am
    Logic Presents: Phobia
    Saturday October 8 – Sunday October 9

    Logic is a monthly salsa/bachata/kizomba event in the Portland metro area. We have rotating instructors & resident as well as guest DJs every month to offer a variety of different artists for the dancers to enjoy with each event. Each month we have the pleasure of having different instructors every month and you will be able to hear the music of a variety of DJs throughout the night.

    'Phobia' is the name of this social as we are in the spooky month of October! We will continue to bring you quality music, quality instruction and a great vibe for Logic at every social. We will have our resident instructor Sarah Oxley teaching a fantastic salsa class to start the night at 9 p.m. She is an incredible instructor who has taught and danced for several years, originally out of Southern California. We will also have Jenna Lee Graham teaching a Kizomba lesson. Her classes are very popular so don't miss it!

    We will have performances this month. They are TBA.

    This month will feature the music of DJ Felix (Seattle) joining DJ El Güero del Sabor in the salsa/bachata room to play music all night and in the Kizomba room we will have DJ Farenji (Seattle) at the controls.

    Don't forget to get your picture taken by Noe Valladares Photography, the official Photographer and Videographer of Logic.

    Cover is $10 (social only). If you would like to take the class and attend the social, the cover is $15 for both.

    https://www.facebook.com/events/587700206389416/

Monday October 10
Tuesday October 11
Wednesday October 12
Thursday October 13
Friday October 14
  • 10:00 pm Kizomba Night IX - NOW FRIDAY!
    Kizomba Night IX - NOW FRIDAY!
    Friday October 14 – Saturday October 15
    10:00 pm

    We are pleased to bring you Portland's premier spot for kizomba nightlife!

    Location:
    Akadi
    1001 SE Division St
    Portland, OR 97202

    $5 admission
    21 and up

    Food and drink are available for purchase.
    Akadi serves delicious West African food!

    ::: WHAT IS KIZOMBA? :::
    #Kizomba is a refined and sophisticated style of music and dance from #Angola, #Africa. Enjoyed throughout the world, this unique dance has been gaining attention and popularity among dancers of all kinds. Recent years have even seen the emergence of kizomba rooms at events catering to salsa and bachata.

    Example videos:
    https://youtu.be/qSL0ZSXwfSE
    https://youtu.be/kUQSOuKmHFg

    ::: WHAT MUSIC WILL YOU HEAR AT KIZOMBA NIGHT? :::
    In addition to kizomba music, Kizomba Night also features music from Cape Verde, Haiti, and the French West Indies such as #zouk and #kompa

    At Kizomba Night, you will regularly hear music by artists such as Eddy Tussa, Enposib, Eduardo Paim, Puto Português, DJ Dias Rodrigues, DJ Paparazzi, Harmonik, Anselmo Ralph, Yola Semedo, C4 Pedro, Nelson Freitas, Djodje, Tabou Combo, Johnny Ramos, Zouk Machine, Patrick Saint Eloi, Kassav', Yudi Fox, Tanya St Val, Gerilson Insrael, Kaysha, Caló Pascoal, Jim Rama, Paulo Flores, Badoxa, Yuri da Cunha, Nu-Look, Bruna Tatiana, Alan Cavé, J Beatz, Carimi, Jean Philippe Marthely, Matias Damásio, Mika Mendes, Ivan Alekxei, Livongh, and many more…

    Example music:
    https://soundcloud.com/dj-panaflex/kizomba-autentica
    https://soundcloud.com/rucundin/trio-nights

    ::: WHO IS DJ PANAFLEX? :::
    Charlie Thompson (DJ Panaflex) has been delighting listeners and dancers with his Latin and Afro-Diasporic sets since 2013, playing #dancehall, #bachata, #kuduro, #dembow, and everything in-between. In 2016 he started his kizomba night series at Trio Club. The same year he partnered with Nathalia Carbajal to form the successful KiZouk Connection monthly dance party, which went on for years and was host to many nationally and internationally touring performers and instructors of Brazilian zouk.

    In 2021 he assumed a part-time role as programmer and presenter on Portland's 90.7 KBOO FM radio station:
    https://www.kboo.fm/profiles/dj-panaflex

    Other event highlights include:

    * Angola Independence Day
    * Haitian Flag Day
    * Tropitaal
    * Portland Winter Light Fest
    * Global Based Day Party
    * Noche de Cumbia at Holocene
    * Tropical Night at Vertical Room
    * PDX Bachata Cruise on the Portland Spirit
    * LambaFest
    * Rip City Bachata & Salsa Fest
    * The Way Up
    * Rum & Reggae at Yaad Style Jamaican Cuisine
    * Bollywood Night at Fuego

    https://www.facebook.com/events/5475094475904565/

Saturday October 15
  • Kizomba Night IX - NOW FRIDAY! Ends 1:00 am
    Kizomba Night IX - NOW FRIDAY!
    Friday October 14 – Saturday October 15

    We are pleased to bring you Portland's premier spot for kizomba nightlife!

    Location:
    Akadi
    1001 SE Division St
    Portland, OR 97202

    $5 admission
    21 and up

    Food and drink are available for purchase.
    Akadi serves delicious West African food!

    ::: WHAT IS KIZOMBA? :::
    #Kizomba is a refined and sophisticated style of music and dance from #Angola, #Africa. Enjoyed throughout the world, this unique dance has been gaining attention and popularity among dancers of all kinds. Recent years have even seen the emergence of kizomba rooms at events catering to salsa and bachata.

    Example videos:
    https://youtu.be/qSL0ZSXwfSE
    https://youtu.be/kUQSOuKmHFg

    ::: WHAT MUSIC WILL YOU HEAR AT KIZOMBA NIGHT? :::
    In addition to kizomba music, Kizomba Night also features music from Cape Verde, Haiti, and the French West Indies such as #zouk and #kompa

    At Kizomba Night, you will regularly hear music by artists such as Eddy Tussa, Enposib, Eduardo Paim, Puto Português, DJ Dias Rodrigues, DJ Paparazzi, Harmonik, Anselmo Ralph, Yola Semedo, C4 Pedro, Nelson Freitas, Djodje, Tabou Combo, Johnny Ramos, Zouk Machine, Patrick Saint Eloi, Kassav', Yudi Fox, Tanya St Val, Gerilson Insrael, Kaysha, Caló Pascoal, Jim Rama, Paulo Flores, Badoxa, Yuri da Cunha, Nu-Look, Bruna Tatiana, Alan Cavé, J Beatz, Carimi, Jean Philippe Marthely, Matias Damásio, Mika Mendes, Ivan Alekxei, Livongh, and many more…

    Example music:
    https://soundcloud.com/dj-panaflex/kizomba-autentica
    https://soundcloud.com/rucundin/trio-nights

    ::: WHO IS DJ PANAFLEX? :::
    Charlie Thompson (DJ Panaflex) has been delighting listeners and dancers with his Latin and Afro-Diasporic sets since 2013, playing #dancehall, #bachata, #kuduro, #dembow, and everything in-between. In 2016 he started his kizomba night series at Trio Club. The same year he partnered with Nathalia Carbajal to form the successful KiZouk Connection monthly dance party, which went on for years and was host to many nationally and internationally touring performers and instructors of Brazilian zouk.

    In 2021 he assumed a part-time role as programmer and presenter on Portland's 90.7 KBOO FM radio station:
    https://www.kboo.fm/profiles/dj-panaflex

    Other event highlights include:

    * Angola Independence Day
    * Haitian Flag Day
    * Tropitaal
    * Portland Winter Light Fest
    * Global Based Day Party
    * Noche de Cumbia at Holocene
    * Tropical Night at Vertical Room
    * PDX Bachata Cruise on the Portland Spirit
    * LambaFest
    * Rip City Bachata & Salsa Fest
    * The Way Up
    * Rum & Reggae at Yaad Style Jamaican Cuisine
    * Bollywood Night at Fuego

    https://www.facebook.com/events/5475094475904565/

Sunday October 16
Monday October 17
Tuesday October 18
Wednesday October 19
Thursday October 20
Friday October 21
Saturday October 22
Sunday October 23
  • 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm Bachata & Urban Kiz Sunday Social
    Bachata & Urban Kiz Sunday Social
    Sunday October 23
    5:00 pm – 10:00 pm

    More details to be announced

Monday October 24
Tuesday October 25
Wednesday October 26
Thursday October 27
Friday October 28
  • 10:00 pm Kizomba Night
    Kizomba Night
    Friday October 28 – Saturday October 29
    10:00 pm

    We are pleased to bring you Portland's latest spot for kizomba nightlife!

    Location:
    Akadi
    1001 SE Division St
    Portland, OR 97202

    $5 admission
    21 and up

    Food and drink are available for purchase.
    Akadi serves delicious West African food!

    ::: WHAT IS KIZOMBA? :::
    #Kizomba is a refined and sophisticated style of music and dance from #Angola, #Africa. Enjoyed throughout the world, this unique dance has been gaining attention and popularity among dancers of all kinds. Recent years have even seen the emergence of kizomba rooms at events catering to salsa and bachata.

    Example videos:
    https://youtu.be/qSL0ZSXwfSE
    https://youtu.be/kUQSOuKmHFg

    ::: WHAT MUSIC WILL YOU HEAR AT KIZOMBA NIGHT? :::
    In addition to kizomba music, Kizomba Night also features music from Cape Verde, Haiti, and the French West Indies such as #zouk and #kompa

    At Kizomba Night, you will regularly hear music by artists such as Eddy Tussa, Enposib, Eduardo Paim, Puto Português, DJ Dias Rodrigues, DJ Paparazzi, Harmonik, Anselmo Ralph, Yola Semedo, C4 Pedro, Nelson Freitas, Djodje, Tabou Combo, Johnny Ramos, Zouk Machine, Patrick Saint Eloi, Kassav', Yudi Fox, Tanya St Val, Gerilson Insrael, Kaysha, Caló Pascoal, Jim Rama, Paulo Flores, Badoxa, Yuri da Cunha, Nu-Look, Bruna Tatiana, Alan Cavé, J Beatz, Carimi, Jean Philippe Marthely, Matias Damásio, Mika Mendes, Ivan Alekxei, Livongh, and many more…

    Example music:
    https://soundcloud.com/dj-panaflex/kizomba-autentica
    https://soundcloud.com/rucundin/trio-nights

    ::: WHO IS DJ PANAFLEX? :::
    Charlie Thompson (DJ Panaflex) has been delighting listeners and dancers with his Latin and Afro-Diasporic sets since 2013, playing #dancehall, #bachata, #kuduro, #dembow, and everything in-between. In 2016 he started his kizomba night series at Trio Club. The same year he partnered with Nathalia Carbajal to form the successful KiZouk Connection monthly dance party, which went on for years and was host to many nationally and internationally touring performers and instructors of Brazilian zouk.

    In 2021 he assumed a part-time role as programmer and presenter on Portland's 90.7 KBOO FM radio station:
    https://www.kboo.fm/profiles/dj-panaflex

    Other event highlights include:

    * Angola Independence Day
    * Haitian Flag Day
    * Tropitaal
    * Portland Winter Light Fest
    * Global Based Day Party
    * Noche de Cumbia at Holocene
    * Tropical Night at Vertical Room
    * PDX Bachata Cruise on the Portland Spirit
    * LambaFest
    * Rip City Bachata & Salsa Fest
    * The Way Up
    * Rum & Reggae at Yaad Style Jamaican Cuisine
    * Bollywood Night at Fuego

    https://www.facebook.com/events/644026350661870/

Saturday October 29
  • Kizomba Night Ends 2:00 am
    Kizomba Night
    Friday October 28 – Saturday October 29

    We are pleased to bring you Portland's latest spot for kizomba nightlife!

    Location:
    Akadi
    1001 SE Division St
    Portland, OR 97202

    $5 admission
    21 and up

    Food and drink are available for purchase.
    Akadi serves delicious West African food!

    ::: WHAT IS KIZOMBA? :::
    #Kizomba is a refined and sophisticated style of music and dance from #Angola, #Africa. Enjoyed throughout the world, this unique dance has been gaining attention and popularity among dancers of all kinds. Recent years have even seen the emergence of kizomba rooms at events catering to salsa and bachata.

    Example videos:
    https://youtu.be/qSL0ZSXwfSE
    https://youtu.be/kUQSOuKmHFg

    ::: WHAT MUSIC WILL YOU HEAR AT KIZOMBA NIGHT? :::
    In addition to kizomba music, Kizomba Night also features music from Cape Verde, Haiti, and the French West Indies such as #zouk and #kompa

    At Kizomba Night, you will regularly hear music by artists such as Eddy Tussa, Enposib, Eduardo Paim, Puto Português, DJ Dias Rodrigues, DJ Paparazzi, Harmonik, Anselmo Ralph, Yola Semedo, C4 Pedro, Nelson Freitas, Djodje, Tabou Combo, Johnny Ramos, Zouk Machine, Patrick Saint Eloi, Kassav', Yudi Fox, Tanya St Val, Gerilson Insrael, Kaysha, Caló Pascoal, Jim Rama, Paulo Flores, Badoxa, Yuri da Cunha, Nu-Look, Bruna Tatiana, Alan Cavé, J Beatz, Carimi, Jean Philippe Marthely, Matias Damásio, Mika Mendes, Ivan Alekxei, Livongh, and many more…

    Example music:
    https://soundcloud.com/dj-panaflex/kizomba-autentica
    https://soundcloud.com/rucundin/trio-nights

    ::: WHO IS DJ PANAFLEX? :::
    Charlie Thompson (DJ Panaflex) has been delighting listeners and dancers with his Latin and Afro-Diasporic sets since 2013, playing #dancehall, #bachata, #kuduro, #dembow, and everything in-between. In 2016 he started his kizomba night series at Trio Club. The same year he partnered with Nathalia Carbajal to form the successful KiZouk Connection monthly dance party, which went on for years and was host to many nationally and internationally touring performers and instructors of Brazilian zouk.

    In 2021 he assumed a part-time role as programmer and presenter on Portland's 90.7 KBOO FM radio station:
    https://www.kboo.fm/profiles/dj-panaflex

    Other event highlights include:

    * Angola Independence Day
    * Haitian Flag Day
    * Tropitaal
    * Portland Winter Light Fest
    * Global Based Day Party
    * Noche de Cumbia at Holocene
    * Tropical Night at Vertical Room
    * PDX Bachata Cruise on the Portland Spirit
    * LambaFest
    * Rip City Bachata & Salsa Fest
    * The Way Up
    * Rum & Reggae at Yaad Style Jamaican Cuisine
    * Bollywood Night at Fuego

    https://www.facebook.com/events/644026350661870/

Sunday October 30
Monday October 31

November 2022

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
Tuesday November 1
Wednesday November 2
Thursday November 3
Friday November 4
Saturday November 5
Sunday November 6
Monday November 7
Tuesday November 8
Wednesday November 9
Thursday November 10
Friday November 11
  • 9:00 pm Tboy Weekender in Portland!!
    Tboy Weekender in Portland!!
    Friday November 11 – Sunday November 13
    9:00 pm

    Join us November 11-13 2022 for an amazing weekend event with Tboy Peleve in Portland OR.

    :::::::::: Kizomba | Semba | Konpa :::::::::::

    What to expect?
    FRIDAY:
    Start the weekend off with a Friday night Social: 9pm to 1am
    Venue: TBD

    SATURDAY:
    Daytime workshops: 1pm to 4pm
    Evening Social: 10pm to 2am
    Venue: Logic event | Rose City Studio

    SUNDAY:
    Daytime workshops: 1pm to 4pm
    Venue: TBD

    ::::Cost::::

    Early bird rate (first 5 signups) $115 USD per person.
    Regular rate $125 USD per person

    ** registrations are non-refundable, but transferable to the same role with organizers approval.

    Message Jenna Graham to Sign up!!

    :::: We strive to have balanced lead follow ratio so we may need to limit sign ups for a short time if numbers are unbalanced ::::

    :::: Space is limited ::::

    Don't miss this! Can't wait to learn and dance with you all! 🙌🏾

    https://www.facebook.com/events/1469974533502185/

  • 10:00 pm Kizomba Night
    Kizomba Night
    Friday November 11 – Saturday November 12
    10:00 pm

    We are pleased to bring you Portland's latest spot for kizomba nightlife!

    Location:
    Akadi
    1001 SE Division St
    Portland, OR 97202

    $5 admission
    21 and up

    Food and drink are available for purchase.
    Akadi serves delicious West African food!

    ::: WHAT IS KIZOMBA? :::
    #Kizomba is a refined and sophisticated style of music and dance from #Angola, #Africa. Enjoyed throughout the world, this unique dance has been gaining attention and popularity among dancers of all kinds. Recent years have even seen the emergence of kizomba rooms at events catering to salsa and bachata.

    Example videos:
    https://youtu.be/qSL0ZSXwfSE
    https://youtu.be/kUQSOuKmHFg

    ::: WHAT MUSIC WILL YOU HEAR AT KIZOMBA NIGHT? :::
    In addition to kizomba music, Kizomba Night also features music from Cape Verde, Haiti, and the French West Indies such as #zouk and #kompa

    At Kizomba Night, you will regularly hear music by artists such as Eddy Tussa, Enposib, Eduardo Paim, Puto Português, DJ Dias Rodrigues, DJ Paparazzi, Harmonik, Anselmo Ralph, Yola Semedo, C4 Pedro, Nelson Freitas, Djodje, Tabou Combo, Johnny Ramos, Zouk Machine, Patrick Saint Eloi, Kassav', Yudi Fox, Tanya St Val, Gerilson Insrael, Kaysha, Caló Pascoal, Jim Rama, Paulo Flores, Badoxa, Yuri da Cunha, Nu-Look, Bruna Tatiana, Alan Cavé, J Beatz, Carimi, Jean Philippe Marthely, Matias Damásio, Mika Mendes, Ivan Alekxei, Livongh, and many more…

    Example music:
    https://soundcloud.com/dj-panaflex/kizomba-autentica
    https://soundcloud.com/rucundin/trio-nights

    ::: WHO IS DJ PANAFLEX? :::
    Charlie Thompson (DJ Panaflex) has been delighting listeners and dancers with his Latin and Afro-Diasporic sets since 2013, playing #dancehall, #bachata, #kuduro, #dembow, and everything in-between. In 2016 he started his kizomba night series at Trio Club. The same year he partnered with Nathalia Carbajal to form the successful KiZouk Connection monthly dance party, which went on for years and was host to many nationally and internationally touring performers and instructors of Brazilian zouk.

    In 2021 he assumed a part-time role as programmer and presenter on Portland's 90.7 KBOO FM radio station:
    https://www.kboo.fm/profiles/dj-panaflex

    Other event highlights include:

    * Angola Independence Day
    * Haitian Flag Day
    * Tropitaal
    * Portland Winter Light Fest
    * Global Based Day Party
    * Noche de Cumbia at Holocene
    * Tropical Night at Vertical Room
    * PDX Bachata Cruise on the Portland Spirit
    * LambaFest
    * Rip City Bachata & Salsa Fest
    * The Way Up
    * Rum & Reggae at Yaad Style Jamaican Cuisine
    * Bollywood Night at Fuego

    https://www.facebook.com/events/644026350661870/

Saturday November 12
  • All Day Tboy Weekender in Portland!!
    Tboy Weekender in Portland!!
    Friday November 11 – Sunday November 13

    Join us November 11-13 2022 for an amazing weekend event with Tboy Peleve in Portland OR.

    :::::::::: Kizomba | Semba | Konpa :::::::::::

    What to expect?
    FRIDAY:
    Start the weekend off with a Friday night Social: 9pm to 1am
    Venue: TBD

    SATURDAY:
    Daytime workshops: 1pm to 4pm
    Evening Social: 10pm to 2am
    Venue: Logic event | Rose City Studio

    SUNDAY:
    Daytime workshops: 1pm to 4pm
    Venue: TBD

    ::::Cost::::

    Early bird rate (first 5 signups) $115 USD per person.
    Regular rate $125 USD per person

    ** registrations are non-refundable, but transferable to the same role with organizers approval.

    Message Jenna Graham to Sign up!!

    :::: We strive to have balanced lead follow ratio so we may need to limit sign ups for a short time if numbers are unbalanced ::::

    :::: Space is limited ::::

    Don't miss this! Can't wait to learn and dance with you all! 🙌🏾

    https://www.facebook.com/events/1469974533502185/

  • Kizomba Night Ends 2:00 am
    Kizomba Night
    Friday November 11 – Saturday November 12

    We are pleased to bring you Portland's latest spot for kizomba nightlife!

    Location:
    Akadi
    1001 SE Division St
    Portland, OR 97202

    $5 admission
    21 and up

    Food and drink are available for purchase.
    Akadi serves delicious West African food!

    ::: WHAT IS KIZOMBA? :::
    #Kizomba is a refined and sophisticated style of music and dance from #Angola, #Africa. Enjoyed throughout the world, this unique dance has been gaining attention and popularity among dancers of all kinds. Recent years have even seen the emergence of kizomba rooms at events catering to salsa and bachata.

    Example videos:
    https://youtu.be/qSL0ZSXwfSE
    https://youtu.be/kUQSOuKmHFg

    ::: WHAT MUSIC WILL YOU HEAR AT KIZOMBA NIGHT? :::
    In addition to kizomba music, Kizomba Night also features music from Cape Verde, Haiti, and the French West Indies such as #zouk and #kompa

    At Kizomba Night, you will regularly hear music by artists such as Eddy Tussa, Enposib, Eduardo Paim, Puto Português, DJ Dias Rodrigues, DJ Paparazzi, Harmonik, Anselmo Ralph, Yola Semedo, C4 Pedro, Nelson Freitas, Djodje, Tabou Combo, Johnny Ramos, Zouk Machine, Patrick Saint Eloi, Kassav', Yudi Fox, Tanya St Val, Gerilson Insrael, Kaysha, Caló Pascoal, Jim Rama, Paulo Flores, Badoxa, Yuri da Cunha, Nu-Look, Bruna Tatiana, Alan Cavé, J Beatz, Carimi, Jean Philippe Marthely, Matias Damásio, Mika Mendes, Ivan Alekxei, Livongh, and many more…

    Example music:
    https://soundcloud.com/dj-panaflex/kizomba-autentica
    https://soundcloud.com/rucundin/trio-nights

    ::: WHO IS DJ PANAFLEX? :::
    Charlie Thompson (DJ Panaflex) has been delighting listeners and dancers with his Latin and Afro-Diasporic sets since 2013, playing #dancehall, #bachata, #kuduro, #dembow, and everything in-between. In 2016 he started his kizomba night series at Trio Club. The same year he partnered with Nathalia Carbajal to form the successful KiZouk Connection monthly dance party, which went on for years and was host to many nationally and internationally touring performers and instructors of Brazilian zouk.

    In 2021 he assumed a part-time role as programmer and presenter on Portland's 90.7 KBOO FM radio station:
    https://www.kboo.fm/profiles/dj-panaflex

    Other event highlights include:

    * Angola Independence Day
    * Haitian Flag Day
    * Tropitaal
    * Portland Winter Light Fest
    * Global Based Day Party
    * Noche de Cumbia at Holocene
    * Tropical Night at Vertical Room
    * PDX Bachata Cruise on the Portland Spirit
    * LambaFest
    * Rip City Bachata & Salsa Fest
    * The Way Up
    * Rum & Reggae at Yaad Style Jamaican Cuisine
    * Bollywood Night at Fuego

    https://www.facebook.com/events/644026350661870/

  • 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm Angolan Independence Day
    Angolan Independence Day
    Saturday November 12
    6:00 pm – 10:00 pm

    You are invite to join the Angola Community of Oregon as we celebrate the Independence Day of Angola on Saturday, November 12, 2022 starting at 6pm, Oregon time.

    Dress code is formal, sharp and preferably African attire.

    We will be serving Angolan and African food dishes, Angolan and African music, African clothes fashion show and much, much more. .

    Tickets are $35 for adults and $5 for kids.

    No tickets will be sold at the door. Please purchase your tickets ahead of the event.

    We look forward to seeing and celebrating with you!

    Multnomah Arts Center
    7688 SW Capitol Hwy
    Portland, OR 97219

    https://www.eventbrite.com/e/angola-independence-day-celebration-tickets-416018521597

  • 9:00 pm Logic
    Logic
    Saturday November 12 – Sunday November 13
    9:00 pm

    Logic is a monthly salsa/bachata/kizomba event in the Portland metro area. We have rotating instructors & resident as well as guest DJs every month to offer a variety of different artists for the dancers to enjoy with each event. Each month we have the pleasure of having different instructors every month and you will be able to hear the music of a variety of DJs throughout the night.

Sunday November 13
  • Logic Ends 2:00 am
    Logic
    Saturday November 12 – Sunday November 13

    Logic is a monthly salsa/bachata/kizomba event in the Portland metro area. We have rotating instructors & resident as well as guest DJs every month to offer a variety of different artists for the dancers to enjoy with each event. Each month we have the pleasure of having different instructors every month and you will be able to hear the music of a variety of DJs throughout the night.

  • Tboy Weekender in Portland!! Ends 4:00 pm
    Tboy Weekender in Portland!!
    Friday November 11 – Sunday November 13

    Join us November 11-13 2022 for an amazing weekend event with Tboy Peleve in Portland OR.

    :::::::::: Kizomba | Semba | Konpa :::::::::::

    What to expect?
    FRIDAY:
    Start the weekend off with a Friday night Social: 9pm to 1am
    Venue: TBD

    SATURDAY:
    Daytime workshops: 1pm to 4pm
    Evening Social: 10pm to 2am
    Venue: Logic event | Rose City Studio

    SUNDAY:
    Daytime workshops: 1pm to 4pm
    Venue: TBD

    ::::Cost::::

    Early bird rate (first 5 signups) $115 USD per person.
    Regular rate $125 USD per person

    ** registrations are non-refundable, but transferable to the same role with organizers approval.

    Message Jenna Graham to Sign up!!

    :::: We strive to have balanced lead follow ratio so we may need to limit sign ups for a short time if numbers are unbalanced ::::

    :::: Space is limited ::::

    Don't miss this! Can't wait to learn and dance with you all! 🙌🏾

    https://www.facebook.com/events/1469974533502185/

Monday November 14
Tuesday November 15
Wednesday November 16
Thursday November 17
Friday November 18
Saturday November 19
Sunday November 20
Monday November 21
Tuesday November 22
Wednesday November 23
Thursday November 24
Friday November 25
  • 10:00 pm Kizomba Night
    Kizomba Night
    Friday November 25 – Saturday November 26
    10:00 pm

    We are pleased to bring you Portland's latest spot for kizomba nightlife!

    Location:
    Akadi
    1001 SE Division St
    Portland, OR 97202

    $5 admission
    21 and up

    Food and drink are available for purchase.
    Akadi serves delicious West African food!

    ::: WHAT IS KIZOMBA? :::
    #Kizomba is a refined and sophisticated style of music and dance from #Angola, #Africa. Enjoyed throughout the world, this unique dance has been gaining attention and popularity among dancers of all kinds. Recent years have even seen the emergence of kizomba rooms at events catering to salsa and bachata.

    Example videos:
    https://youtu.be/qSL0ZSXwfSE
    https://youtu.be/kUQSOuKmHFg

    ::: WHAT MUSIC WILL YOU HEAR AT KIZOMBA NIGHT? :::
    In addition to kizomba music, Kizomba Night also features music from Cape Verde, Haiti, and the French West Indies such as #zouk and #kompa

    At Kizomba Night, you will regularly hear music by artists such as Eddy Tussa, Enposib, Eduardo Paim, Puto Português, DJ Dias Rodrigues, DJ Paparazzi, Harmonik, Anselmo Ralph, Yola Semedo, C4 Pedro, Nelson Freitas, Djodje, Tabou Combo, Johnny Ramos, Zouk Machine, Patrick Saint Eloi, Kassav', Yudi Fox, Tanya St Val, Gerilson Insrael, Kaysha, Caló Pascoal, Jim Rama, Paulo Flores, Badoxa, Yuri da Cunha, Nu-Look, Bruna Tatiana, Alan Cavé, J Beatz, Carimi, Jean Philippe Marthely, Matias Damásio, Mika Mendes, Ivan Alekxei, Livongh, and many more…

    Example music:
    https://soundcloud.com/dj-panaflex/kizomba-autentica
    https://soundcloud.com/rucundin/trio-nights

    ::: WHO IS DJ PANAFLEX? :::
    Charlie Thompson (DJ Panaflex) has been delighting listeners and dancers with his Latin and Afro-Diasporic sets since 2013, playing #dancehall, #bachata, #kuduro, #dembow, and everything in-between. In 2016 he started his kizomba night series at Trio Club. The same year he partnered with Nathalia Carbajal to form the successful KiZouk Connection monthly dance party, which went on for years and was host to many nationally and internationally touring performers and instructors of Brazilian zouk.

    In 2021 he assumed a part-time role as programmer and presenter on Portland's 90.7 KBOO FM radio station:
    https://www.kboo.fm/profiles/dj-panaflex

    Other event highlights include:

    * Angola Independence Day
    * Haitian Flag Day
    * Tropitaal
    * Portland Winter Light Fest
    * Global Based Day Party
    * Noche de Cumbia at Holocene
    * Tropical Night at Vertical Room
    * PDX Bachata Cruise on the Portland Spirit
    * LambaFest
    * Rip City Bachata & Salsa Fest
    * The Way Up
    * Rum & Reggae at Yaad Style Jamaican Cuisine
    * Bollywood Night at Fuego

    https://www.facebook.com/events/644026350661870/

Saturday November 26
  • Kizomba Night Ends 2:00 am
    Kizomba Night
    Friday November 25 – Saturday November 26

    We are pleased to bring you Portland's latest spot for kizomba nightlife!

    Location:
    Akadi
    1001 SE Division St
    Portland, OR 97202

    $5 admission
    21 and up

    Food and drink are available for purchase.
    Akadi serves delicious West African food!

    ::: WHAT IS KIZOMBA? :::
    #Kizomba is a refined and sophisticated style of music and dance from #Angola, #Africa. Enjoyed throughout the world, this unique dance has been gaining attention and popularity among dancers of all kinds. Recent years have even seen the emergence of kizomba rooms at events catering to salsa and bachata.

    Example videos:
    https://youtu.be/qSL0ZSXwfSE
    https://youtu.be/kUQSOuKmHFg

    ::: WHAT MUSIC WILL YOU HEAR AT KIZOMBA NIGHT? :::
    In addition to kizomba music, Kizomba Night also features music from Cape Verde, Haiti, and the French West Indies such as #zouk and #kompa

    At Kizomba Night, you will regularly hear music by artists such as Eddy Tussa, Enposib, Eduardo Paim, Puto Português, DJ Dias Rodrigues, DJ Paparazzi, Harmonik, Anselmo Ralph, Yola Semedo, C4 Pedro, Nelson Freitas, Djodje, Tabou Combo, Johnny Ramos, Zouk Machine, Patrick Saint Eloi, Kassav', Yudi Fox, Tanya St Val, Gerilson Insrael, Kaysha, Caló Pascoal, Jim Rama, Paulo Flores, Badoxa, Yuri da Cunha, Nu-Look, Bruna Tatiana, Alan Cavé, J Beatz, Carimi, Jean Philippe Marthely, Matias Damásio, Mika Mendes, Ivan Alekxei, Livongh, and many more…

    Example music:
    https://soundcloud.com/dj-panaflex/kizomba-autentica
    https://soundcloud.com/rucundin/trio-nights

    ::: WHO IS DJ PANAFLEX? :::
    Charlie Thompson (DJ Panaflex) has been delighting listeners and dancers with his Latin and Afro-Diasporic sets since 2013, playing #dancehall, #bachata, #kuduro, #dembow, and everything in-between. In 2016 he started his kizomba night series at Trio Club. The same year he partnered with Nathalia Carbajal to form the successful KiZouk Connection monthly dance party, which went on for years and was host to many nationally and internationally touring performers and instructors of Brazilian zouk.

    In 2021 he assumed a part-time role as programmer and presenter on Portland's 90.7 KBOO FM radio station:
    https://www.kboo.fm/profiles/dj-panaflex

    Other event highlights include:

    * Angola Independence Day
    * Haitian Flag Day
    * Tropitaal
    * Portland Winter Light Fest
    * Global Based Day Party
    * Noche de Cumbia at Holocene
    * Tropical Night at Vertical Room
    * PDX Bachata Cruise on the Portland Spirit
    * LambaFest
    * Rip City Bachata & Salsa Fest
    * The Way Up
    * Rum & Reggae at Yaad Style Jamaican Cuisine
    * Bollywood Night at Fuego

    https://www.facebook.com/events/644026350661870/

Sunday November 27
  • 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm Bachata & Urban Kiz Sunday Social
    Bachata & Urban Kiz Sunday Social
    Sunday November 27
    5:00 pm – 10:00 pm

    More details to be announced

Monday November 28
Tuesday November 29
Wednesday November 30

December 2022

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
Thursday December 1
Friday December 2
Saturday December 3
Sunday December 4
Monday December 5
Tuesday December 6
Wednesday December 7
Thursday December 8
Friday December 9
  • 10:00 pm Kizomba Night
    Kizomba Night
    Friday December 9 – Saturday December 10
    10:00 pm

    We are pleased to bring you Portland's latest spot for kizomba nightlife!

    Location:
    Akadi
    1001 SE Division St
    Portland, OR 97202

    $5 admission
    21 and up

    Food and drink are available for purchase.
    Akadi serves delicious West African food!

    ::: WHAT IS KIZOMBA? :::
    #Kizomba is a refined and sophisticated style of music and dance from #Angola, #Africa. Enjoyed throughout the world, this unique dance has been gaining attention and popularity among dancers of all kinds. Recent years have even seen the emergence of kizomba rooms at events catering to salsa and bachata.

    Example videos:
    https://youtu.be/qSL0ZSXwfSE
    https://youtu.be/kUQSOuKmHFg

    ::: WHAT MUSIC WILL YOU HEAR AT KIZOMBA NIGHT? :::
    In addition to kizomba music, Kizomba Night also features music from Cape Verde, Haiti, and the French West Indies such as #zouk and #kompa

    At Kizomba Night, you will regularly hear music by artists such as Eddy Tussa, Enposib, Eduardo Paim, Puto Português, DJ Dias Rodrigues, DJ Paparazzi, Harmonik, Anselmo Ralph, Yola Semedo, C4 Pedro, Nelson Freitas, Djodje, Tabou Combo, Johnny Ramos, Zouk Machine, Patrick Saint Eloi, Kassav', Yudi Fox, Tanya St Val, Gerilson Insrael, Kaysha, Caló Pascoal, Jim Rama, Paulo Flores, Badoxa, Yuri da Cunha, Nu-Look, Bruna Tatiana, Alan Cavé, J Beatz, Carimi, Jean Philippe Marthely, Matias Damásio, Mika Mendes, Ivan Alekxei, Livongh, and many more…

    Example music:
    https://soundcloud.com/dj-panaflex/kizomba-autentica
    https://soundcloud.com/rucundin/trio-nights

    ::: WHO IS DJ PANAFLEX? :::
    Charlie Thompson (DJ Panaflex) has been delighting listeners and dancers with his Latin and Afro-Diasporic sets since 2013, playing #dancehall, #bachata, #kuduro, #dembow, and everything in-between. In 2016 he started his kizomba night series at Trio Club. The same year he partnered with Nathalia Carbajal to form the successful KiZouk Connection monthly dance party, which went on for years and was host to many nationally and internationally touring performers and instructors of Brazilian zouk.

    In 2021 he assumed a part-time role as programmer and presenter on Portland's 90.7 KBOO FM radio station:
    https://www.kboo.fm/profiles/dj-panaflex

    Other event highlights include:

    * Angola Independence Day
    * Haitian Flag Day
    * Tropitaal
    * Portland Winter Light Fest
    * Global Based Day Party
    * Noche de Cumbia at Holocene
    * Tropical Night at Vertical Room
    * PDX Bachata Cruise on the Portland Spirit
    * LambaFest
    * Rip City Bachata & Salsa Fest
    * The Way Up
    * Rum & Reggae at Yaad Style Jamaican Cuisine
    * Bollywood Night at Fuego

    https://www.facebook.com/events/644026350661870/

Saturday December 10
  • Kizomba Night Ends 2:00 am
    Kizomba Night
    Friday December 9 – Saturday December 10

    We are pleased to bring you Portland's latest spot for kizomba nightlife!

    Location:
    Akadi
    1001 SE Division St
    Portland, OR 97202

    $5 admission
    21 and up

    Food and drink are available for purchase.
    Akadi serves delicious West African food!

    ::: WHAT IS KIZOMBA? :::
    #Kizomba is a refined and sophisticated style of music and dance from #Angola, #Africa. Enjoyed throughout the world, this unique dance has been gaining attention and popularity among dancers of all kinds. Recent years have even seen the emergence of kizomba rooms at events catering to salsa and bachata.

    Example videos:
    https://youtu.be/qSL0ZSXwfSE
    https://youtu.be/kUQSOuKmHFg

    ::: WHAT MUSIC WILL YOU HEAR AT KIZOMBA NIGHT? :::
    In addition to kizomba music, Kizomba Night also features music from Cape Verde, Haiti, and the French West Indies such as #zouk and #kompa

    At Kizomba Night, you will regularly hear music by artists such as Eddy Tussa, Enposib, Eduardo Paim, Puto Português, DJ Dias Rodrigues, DJ Paparazzi, Harmonik, Anselmo Ralph, Yola Semedo, C4 Pedro, Nelson Freitas, Djodje, Tabou Combo, Johnny Ramos, Zouk Machine, Patrick Saint Eloi, Kassav', Yudi Fox, Tanya St Val, Gerilson Insrael, Kaysha, Caló Pascoal, Jim Rama, Paulo Flores, Badoxa, Yuri da Cunha, Nu-Look, Bruna Tatiana, Alan Cavé, J Beatz, Carimi, Jean Philippe Marthely, Matias Damásio, Mika Mendes, Ivan Alekxei, Livongh, and many more…

    Example music:
    https://soundcloud.com/dj-panaflex/kizomba-autentica
    https://soundcloud.com/rucundin/trio-nights

    ::: WHO IS DJ PANAFLEX? :::
    Charlie Thompson (DJ Panaflex) has been delighting listeners and dancers with his Latin and Afro-Diasporic sets since 2013, playing #dancehall, #bachata, #kuduro, #dembow, and everything in-between. In 2016 he started his kizomba night series at Trio Club. The same year he partnered with Nathalia Carbajal to form the successful KiZouk Connection monthly dance party, which went on for years and was host to many nationally and internationally touring performers and instructors of Brazilian zouk.

    In 2021 he assumed a part-time role as programmer and presenter on Portland's 90.7 KBOO FM radio station:
    https://www.kboo.fm/profiles/dj-panaflex

    Other event highlights include:

    * Angola Independence Day
    * Haitian Flag Day
    * Tropitaal
    * Portland Winter Light Fest
    * Global Based Day Party
    * Noche de Cumbia at Holocene
    * Tropical Night at Vertical Room
    * PDX Bachata Cruise on the Portland Spirit
    * LambaFest
    * Rip City Bachata & Salsa Fest
    * The Way Up
    * Rum & Reggae at Yaad Style Jamaican Cuisine
    * Bollywood Night at Fuego

    https://www.facebook.com/events/644026350661870/

  • 9:00 pm Logic
    Logic
    Saturday December 10 – Sunday December 11
    9:00 pm

    Logic is a monthly salsa/bachata/kizomba event in the Portland metro area. We have rotating instructors & resident as well as guest DJs every month to offer a variety of different artists for the dancers to enjoy with each event. Each month we have the pleasure of having different instructors every month and you will be able to hear the music of a variety of DJs throughout the night.

Sunday December 11
  • Logic Ends 2:00 am
    Logic
    Saturday December 10 – Sunday December 11

    Logic is a monthly salsa/bachata/kizomba event in the Portland metro area. We have rotating instructors & resident as well as guest DJs every month to offer a variety of different artists for the dancers to enjoy with each event. Each month we have the pleasure of having different instructors every month and you will be able to hear the music of a variety of DJs throughout the night.

Monday December 12
Tuesday December 13
Wednesday December 14
Thursday December 15
Friday December 16
Saturday December 17
Sunday December 18
Monday December 19
Tuesday December 20
Wednesday December 21
Thursday December 22
Friday December 23
  • 10:00 pm Kizomba Night
    Kizomba Night
    Friday December 23 – Saturday December 24
    10:00 pm

    We are pleased to bring you Portland's latest spot for kizomba nightlife!

    Location:
    Akadi
    1001 SE Division St
    Portland, OR 97202

    $5 admission
    21 and up

    Food and drink are available for purchase.
    Akadi serves delicious West African food!

    ::: WHAT IS KIZOMBA? :::
    #Kizomba is a refined and sophisticated style of music and dance from #Angola, #Africa. Enjoyed throughout the world, this unique dance has been gaining attention and popularity among dancers of all kinds. Recent years have even seen the emergence of kizomba rooms at events catering to salsa and bachata.

    Example videos:
    https://youtu.be/qSL0ZSXwfSE
    https://youtu.be/kUQSOuKmHFg

    ::: WHAT MUSIC WILL YOU HEAR AT KIZOMBA NIGHT? :::
    In addition to kizomba music, Kizomba Night also features music from Cape Verde, Haiti, and the French West Indies such as #zouk and #kompa

    At Kizomba Night, you will regularly hear music by artists such as Eddy Tussa, Enposib, Eduardo Paim, Puto Português, DJ Dias Rodrigues, DJ Paparazzi, Harmonik, Anselmo Ralph, Yola Semedo, C4 Pedro, Nelson Freitas, Djodje, Tabou Combo, Johnny Ramos, Zouk Machine, Patrick Saint Eloi, Kassav', Yudi Fox, Tanya St Val, Gerilson Insrael, Kaysha, Caló Pascoal, Jim Rama, Paulo Flores, Badoxa, Yuri da Cunha, Nu-Look, Bruna Tatiana, Alan Cavé, J Beatz, Carimi, Jean Philippe Marthely, Matias Damásio, Mika Mendes, Ivan Alekxei, Livongh, and many more…

    Example music:
    https://soundcloud.com/dj-panaflex/kizomba-autentica
    https://soundcloud.com/rucundin/trio-nights

    ::: WHO IS DJ PANAFLEX? :::
    Charlie Thompson (DJ Panaflex) has been delighting listeners and dancers with his Latin and Afro-Diasporic sets since 2013, playing #dancehall, #bachata, #kuduro, #dembow, and everything in-between. In 2016 he started his kizomba night series at Trio Club. The same year he partnered with Nathalia Carbajal to form the successful KiZouk Connection monthly dance party, which went on for years and was host to many nationally and internationally touring performers and instructors of Brazilian zouk.

    In 2021 he assumed a part-time role as programmer and presenter on Portland's 90.7 KBOO FM radio station:
    https://www.kboo.fm/profiles/dj-panaflex

    Other event highlights include:

    * Angola Independence Day
    * Haitian Flag Day
    * Tropitaal
    * Portland Winter Light Fest
    * Global Based Day Party
    * Noche de Cumbia at Holocene
    * Tropical Night at Vertical Room
    * PDX Bachata Cruise on the Portland Spirit
    * LambaFest
    * Rip City Bachata & Salsa Fest
    * The Way Up
    * Rum & Reggae at Yaad Style Jamaican Cuisine
    * Bollywood Night at Fuego

    https://www.facebook.com/events/644026350661870/

Saturday December 24
  • Kizomba Night Ends 2:00 am
    Kizomba Night
    Friday December 23 – Saturday December 24

    We are pleased to bring you Portland's latest spot for kizomba nightlife!

    Location:
    Akadi
    1001 SE Division St
    Portland, OR 97202

    $5 admission
    21 and up

    Food and drink are available for purchase.
    Akadi serves delicious West African food!

    ::: WHAT IS KIZOMBA? :::
    #Kizomba is a refined and sophisticated style of music and dance from #Angola, #Africa. Enjoyed throughout the world, this unique dance has been gaining attention and popularity among dancers of all kinds. Recent years have even seen the emergence of kizomba rooms at events catering to salsa and bachata.

    Example videos:
    https://youtu.be/qSL0ZSXwfSE
    https://youtu.be/kUQSOuKmHFg

    ::: WHAT MUSIC WILL YOU HEAR AT KIZOMBA NIGHT? :::
    In addition to kizomba music, Kizomba Night also features music from Cape Verde, Haiti, and the French West Indies such as #zouk and #kompa

    At Kizomba Night, you will regularly hear music by artists such as Eddy Tussa, Enposib, Eduardo Paim, Puto Português, DJ Dias Rodrigues, DJ Paparazzi, Harmonik, Anselmo Ralph, Yola Semedo, C4 Pedro, Nelson Freitas, Djodje, Tabou Combo, Johnny Ramos, Zouk Machine, Patrick Saint Eloi, Kassav', Yudi Fox, Tanya St Val, Gerilson Insrael, Kaysha, Caló Pascoal, Jim Rama, Paulo Flores, Badoxa, Yuri da Cunha, Nu-Look, Bruna Tatiana, Alan Cavé, J Beatz, Carimi, Jean Philippe Marthely, Matias Damásio, Mika Mendes, Ivan Alekxei, Livongh, and many more…

    Example music:
    https://soundcloud.com/dj-panaflex/kizomba-autentica
    https://soundcloud.com/rucundin/trio-nights

    ::: WHO IS DJ PANAFLEX? :::
    Charlie Thompson (DJ Panaflex) has been delighting listeners and dancers with his Latin and Afro-Diasporic sets since 2013, playing #dancehall, #bachata, #kuduro, #dembow, and everything in-between. In 2016 he started his kizomba night series at Trio Club. The same year he partnered with Nathalia Carbajal to form the successful KiZouk Connection monthly dance party, which went on for years and was host to many nationally and internationally touring performers and instructors of Brazilian zouk.

    In 2021 he assumed a part-time role as programmer and presenter on Portland's 90.7 KBOO FM radio station:
    https://www.kboo.fm/profiles/dj-panaflex

    Other event highlights include:

    * Angola Independence Day
    * Haitian Flag Day
    * Tropitaal
    * Portland Winter Light Fest
    * Global Based Day Party
    * Noche de Cumbia at Holocene
    * Tropical Night at Vertical Room
    * PDX Bachata Cruise on the Portland Spirit
    * LambaFest
    * Rip City Bachata & Salsa Fest
    * The Way Up
    * Rum & Reggae at Yaad Style Jamaican Cuisine
    * Bollywood Night at Fuego

    https://www.facebook.com/events/644026350661870/

Sunday December 25
  • 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm Bachata & Urban Kiz Sunday Social
    Bachata & Urban Kiz Sunday Social
    Sunday December 25
    5:00 pm – 10:00 pm

    More details to be announced

Monday December 26
Tuesday December 27
Wednesday December 28
Thursday December 29
Friday December 30
Saturday December 31

January 2023

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
Sunday January 1
Monday January 2
Tuesday January 3
Wednesday January 4
Thursday January 5
Friday January 6
Saturday January 7
Sunday January 8
Monday January 9
Tuesday January 10
Wednesday January 11
Thursday January 12
Friday January 13
  • 10:00 pm Kizomba Night
    Kizomba Night
    Friday January 13 – Saturday January 14
    10:00 pm

    We are pleased to bring you Portland's latest spot for kizomba nightlife!

    Location:
    Akadi
    1001 SE Division St
    Portland, OR 97202

    $5 admission
    21 and up

    Food and drink are available for purchase.
    Akadi serves delicious West African food!

    ::: WHAT IS KIZOMBA? :::
    #Kizomba is a refined and sophisticated style of music and dance from #Angola, #Africa. Enjoyed throughout the world, this unique dance has been gaining attention and popularity among dancers of all kinds. Recent years have even seen the emergence of kizomba rooms at events catering to salsa and bachata.

    Example videos:
    https://youtu.be/qSL0ZSXwfSE
    https://youtu.be/kUQSOuKmHFg

    ::: WHAT MUSIC WILL YOU HEAR AT KIZOMBA NIGHT? :::
    In addition to kizomba music, Kizomba Night also features music from Cape Verde, Haiti, and the French West Indies such as #zouk and #kompa

    At Kizomba Night, you will regularly hear music by artists such as Eddy Tussa, Enposib, Eduardo Paim, Puto Português, DJ Dias Rodrigues, DJ Paparazzi, Harmonik, Anselmo Ralph, Yola Semedo, C4 Pedro, Nelson Freitas, Djodje, Tabou Combo, Johnny Ramos, Zouk Machine, Patrick Saint Eloi, Kassav', Yudi Fox, Tanya St Val, Gerilson Insrael, Kaysha, Caló Pascoal, Jim Rama, Paulo Flores, Badoxa, Yuri da Cunha, Nu-Look, Bruna Tatiana, Alan Cavé, J Beatz, Carimi, Jean Philippe Marthely, Matias Damásio, Mika Mendes, Ivan Alekxei, Livongh, and many more…

    Example music:
    https://soundcloud.com/dj-panaflex/kizomba-autentica
    https://soundcloud.com/rucundin/trio-nights

    ::: WHO IS DJ PANAFLEX? :::
    Charlie Thompson (DJ Panaflex) has been delighting listeners and dancers with his Latin and Afro-Diasporic sets since 2013, playing #dancehall, #bachata, #kuduro, #dembow, and everything in-between. In 2016 he started his kizomba night series at Trio Club. The same year he partnered with Nathalia Carbajal to form the successful KiZouk Connection monthly dance party, which went on for years and was host to many nationally and internationally touring performers and instructors of Brazilian zouk.

    In 2021 he assumed a part-time role as programmer and presenter on Portland's 90.7 KBOO FM radio station:
    https://www.kboo.fm/profiles/dj-panaflex

    Other event highlights include:

    * Angola Independence Day
    * Haitian Flag Day
    * Tropitaal
    * Portland Winter Light Fest
    * Global Based Day Party
    * Noche de Cumbia at Holocene
    * Tropical Night at Vertical Room
    * PDX Bachata Cruise on the Portland Spirit
    * LambaFest
    * Rip City Bachata & Salsa Fest
    * The Way Up
    * Rum & Reggae at Yaad Style Jamaican Cuisine
    * Bollywood Night at Fuego

    https://www.facebook.com/events/644026350661870/

Saturday January 14
  • Kizomba Night Ends 2:00 am
    Kizomba Night
    Friday January 13 – Saturday January 14

    We are pleased to bring you Portland's latest spot for kizomba nightlife!

    Location:
    Akadi
    1001 SE Division St
    Portland, OR 97202

    $5 admission
    21 and up

    Food and drink are available for purchase.
    Akadi serves delicious West African food!

    ::: WHAT IS KIZOMBA? :::
    #Kizomba is a refined and sophisticated style of music and dance from #Angola, #Africa. Enjoyed throughout the world, this unique dance has been gaining attention and popularity among dancers of all kinds. Recent years have even seen the emergence of kizomba rooms at events catering to salsa and bachata.

    Example videos:
    https://youtu.be/qSL0ZSXwfSE
    https://youtu.be/kUQSOuKmHFg

    ::: WHAT MUSIC WILL YOU HEAR AT KIZOMBA NIGHT? :::
    In addition to kizomba music, Kizomba Night also features music from Cape Verde, Haiti, and the French West Indies such as #zouk and #kompa

    At Kizomba Night, you will regularly hear music by artists such as Eddy Tussa, Enposib, Eduardo Paim, Puto Português, DJ Dias Rodrigues, DJ Paparazzi, Harmonik, Anselmo Ralph, Yola Semedo, C4 Pedro, Nelson Freitas, Djodje, Tabou Combo, Johnny Ramos, Zouk Machine, Patrick Saint Eloi, Kassav', Yudi Fox, Tanya St Val, Gerilson Insrael, Kaysha, Caló Pascoal, Jim Rama, Paulo Flores, Badoxa, Yuri da Cunha, Nu-Look, Bruna Tatiana, Alan Cavé, J Beatz, Carimi, Jean Philippe Marthely, Matias Damásio, Mika Mendes, Ivan Alekxei, Livongh, and many more…

    Example music:
    https://soundcloud.com/dj-panaflex/kizomba-autentica
    https://soundcloud.com/rucundin/trio-nights

    ::: WHO IS DJ PANAFLEX? :::
    Charlie Thompson (DJ Panaflex) has been delighting listeners and dancers with his Latin and Afro-Diasporic sets since 2013, playing #dancehall, #bachata, #kuduro, #dembow, and everything in-between. In 2016 he started his kizomba night series at Trio Club. The same year he partnered with Nathalia Carbajal to form the successful KiZouk Connection monthly dance party, which went on for years and was host to many nationally and internationally touring performers and instructors of Brazilian zouk.

    In 2021 he assumed a part-time role as programmer and presenter on Portland's 90.7 KBOO FM radio station:
    https://www.kboo.fm/profiles/dj-panaflex

    Other event highlights include:

    * Angola Independence Day
    * Haitian Flag Day
    * Tropitaal
    * Portland Winter Light Fest
    * Global Based Day Party
    * Noche de Cumbia at Holocene
    * Tropical Night at Vertical Room
    * PDX Bachata Cruise on the Portland Spirit
    * LambaFest
    * Rip City Bachata & Salsa Fest
    * The Way Up
    * Rum & Reggae at Yaad Style Jamaican Cuisine
    * Bollywood Night at Fuego

    https://www.facebook.com/events/644026350661870/

  • 9:00 pm Logic
    Logic
    Saturday January 14 – Sunday January 15
    9:00 pm

    Logic is a monthly salsa/bachata/kizomba event in the Portland metro area. We have rotating instructors & resident as well as guest DJs every month to offer a variety of different artists for the dancers to enjoy with each event. Each month we have the pleasure of having different instructors every month and you will be able to hear the music of a variety of DJs throughout the night.

Sunday January 15
  • Logic Ends 2:00 am
    Logic
    Saturday January 14 – Sunday January 15

    Logic is a monthly salsa/bachata/kizomba event in the Portland metro area. We have rotating instructors & resident as well as guest DJs every month to offer a variety of different artists for the dancers to enjoy with each event. Each month we have the pleasure of having different instructors every month and you will be able to hear the music of a variety of DJs throughout the night.

Monday January 16
Tuesday January 17
Wednesday January 18
Thursday January 19
Friday January 20
Saturday January 21
Sunday January 22
  • 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm Bachata & Urban Kiz Sunday Social
    Bachata & Urban Kiz Sunday Social
    Sunday January 22
    5:00 pm – 10:00 pm

    More details to be announced

Monday January 23
Tuesday January 24
Wednesday January 25
Thursday January 26
Friday January 27
  • 10:00 pm Kizomba Night
    Kizomba Night
    Friday January 27 – Saturday January 28
    10:00 pm

    We are pleased to bring you Portland's latest spot for kizomba nightlife!

    Location:
    Akadi
    1001 SE Division St
    Portland, OR 97202

    $5 admission
    21 and up

    Food and drink are available for purchase.
    Akadi serves delicious West African food!

    ::: WHAT IS KIZOMBA? :::
    #Kizomba is a refined and sophisticated style of music and dance from #Angola, #Africa. Enjoyed throughout the world, this unique dance has been gaining attention and popularity among dancers of all kinds. Recent years have even seen the emergence of kizomba rooms at events catering to salsa and bachata.

    Example videos:
    https://youtu.be/qSL0ZSXwfSE
    https://youtu.be/kUQSOuKmHFg

    ::: WHAT MUSIC WILL YOU HEAR AT KIZOMBA NIGHT? :::
    In addition to kizomba music, Kizomba Night also features music from Cape Verde, Haiti, and the French West Indies such as #zouk and #kompa

    At Kizomba Night, you will regularly hear music by artists such as Eddy Tussa, Enposib, Eduardo Paim, Puto Português, DJ Dias Rodrigues, DJ Paparazzi, Harmonik, Anselmo Ralph, Yola Semedo, C4 Pedro, Nelson Freitas, Djodje, Tabou Combo, Johnny Ramos, Zouk Machine, Patrick Saint Eloi, Kassav', Yudi Fox, Tanya St Val, Gerilson Insrael, Kaysha, Caló Pascoal, Jim Rama, Paulo Flores, Badoxa, Yuri da Cunha, Nu-Look, Bruna Tatiana, Alan Cavé, J Beatz, Carimi, Jean Philippe Marthely, Matias Damásio, Mika Mendes, Ivan Alekxei, Livongh, and many more…

    Example music:
    https://soundcloud.com/dj-panaflex/kizomba-autentica
    https://soundcloud.com/rucundin/trio-nights

    ::: WHO IS DJ PANAFLEX? :::
    Charlie Thompson (DJ Panaflex) has been delighting listeners and dancers with his Latin and Afro-Diasporic sets since 2013, playing #dancehall, #bachata, #kuduro, #dembow, and everything in-between. In 2016 he started his kizomba night series at Trio Club. The same year he partnered with Nathalia Carbajal to form the successful KiZouk Connection monthly dance party, which went on for years and was host to many nationally and internationally touring performers and instructors of Brazilian zouk.

    In 2021 he assumed a part-time role as programmer and presenter on Portland's 90.7 KBOO FM radio station:
    https://www.kboo.fm/profiles/dj-panaflex

    Other event highlights include:

    * Angola Independence Day
    * Haitian Flag Day
    * Tropitaal
    * Portland Winter Light Fest
    * Global Based Day Party
    * Noche de Cumbia at Holocene
    * Tropical Night at Vertical Room
    * PDX Bachata Cruise on the Portland Spirit
    * LambaFest
    * Rip City Bachata & Salsa Fest
    * The Way Up
    * Rum & Reggae at Yaad Style Jamaican Cuisine
    * Bollywood Night at Fuego

    https://www.facebook.com/events/644026350661870/

Saturday January 28
  • Kizomba Night Ends 2:00 am
    Kizomba Night
    Friday January 27 – Saturday January 28

    We are pleased to bring you Portland's latest spot for kizomba nightlife!

    Location:
    Akadi
    1001 SE Division St
    Portland, OR 97202

    $5 admission
    21 and up

    Food and drink are available for purchase.
    Akadi serves delicious West African food!

    ::: WHAT IS KIZOMBA? :::
    #Kizomba is a refined and sophisticated style of music and dance from #Angola, #Africa. Enjoyed throughout the world, this unique dance has been gaining attention and popularity among dancers of all kinds. Recent years have even seen the emergence of kizomba rooms at events catering to salsa and bachata.

    Example videos:
    https://youtu.be/qSL0ZSXwfSE
    https://youtu.be/kUQSOuKmHFg

    ::: WHAT MUSIC WILL YOU HEAR AT KIZOMBA NIGHT? :::
    In addition to kizomba music, Kizomba Night also features music from Cape Verde, Haiti, and the French West Indies such as #zouk and #kompa

    At Kizomba Night, you will regularly hear music by artists such as Eddy Tussa, Enposib, Eduardo Paim, Puto Português, DJ Dias Rodrigues, DJ Paparazzi, Harmonik, Anselmo Ralph, Yola Semedo, C4 Pedro, Nelson Freitas, Djodje, Tabou Combo, Johnny Ramos, Zouk Machine, Patrick Saint Eloi, Kassav', Yudi Fox, Tanya St Val, Gerilson Insrael, Kaysha, Caló Pascoal, Jim Rama, Paulo Flores, Badoxa, Yuri da Cunha, Nu-Look, Bruna Tatiana, Alan Cavé, J Beatz, Carimi, Jean Philippe Marthely, Matias Damásio, Mika Mendes, Ivan Alekxei, Livongh, and many more…

    Example music:
    https://soundcloud.com/dj-panaflex/kizomba-autentica
    https://soundcloud.com/rucundin/trio-nights

    ::: WHO IS DJ PANAFLEX? :::
    Charlie Thompson (DJ Panaflex) has been delighting listeners and dancers with his Latin and Afro-Diasporic sets since 2013, playing #dancehall, #bachata, #kuduro, #dembow, and everything in-between. In 2016 he started his kizomba night series at Trio Club. The same year he partnered with Nathalia Carbajal to form the successful KiZouk Connection monthly dance party, which went on for years and was host to many nationally and internationally touring performers and instructors of Brazilian zouk.

    In 2021 he assumed a part-time role as programmer and presenter on Portland's 90.7 KBOO FM radio station:
    https://www.kboo.fm/profiles/dj-panaflex

    Other event highlights include:

    * Angola Independence Day
    * Haitian Flag Day
    * Tropitaal
    * Portland Winter Light Fest
    * Global Based Day Party
    * Noche de Cumbia at Holocene
    * Tropical Night at Vertical Room
    * PDX Bachata Cruise on the Portland Spirit
    * LambaFest
    * Rip City Bachata & Salsa Fest
    * The Way Up
    * Rum & Reggae at Yaad Style Jamaican Cuisine
    * Bollywood Night at Fuego

    https://www.facebook.com/events/644026350661870/

Sunday January 29
Monday January 30
Tuesday January 31

February 2023

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
Wednesday February 1
Thursday February 2
Friday February 3
Saturday February 4
Sunday February 5
Monday February 6
Tuesday February 7
Wednesday February 8
Thursday February 9
Friday February 10
  • 10:00 pm Kizomba Night
    Kizomba Night
    Friday February 10 – Saturday February 11
    10:00 pm

    We are pleased to bring you Portland's latest spot for kizomba nightlife!

    Location:
    Akadi
    1001 SE Division St
    Portland, OR 97202

    $5 admission
    21 and up

    Food and drink are available for purchase.
    Akadi serves delicious West African food!

    ::: WHAT IS KIZOMBA? :::
    #Kizomba is a refined and sophisticated style of music and dance from #Angola, #Africa. Enjoyed throughout the world, this unique dance has been gaining attention and popularity among dancers of all kinds. Recent years have even seen the emergence of kizomba rooms at events catering to salsa and bachata.

    Example videos:
    https://youtu.be/qSL0ZSXwfSE
    https://youtu.be/kUQSOuKmHFg

    ::: WHAT MUSIC WILL YOU HEAR AT KIZOMBA NIGHT? :::
    In addition to kizomba music, Kizomba Night also features music from Cape Verde, Haiti, and the French West Indies such as #zouk and #kompa

    At Kizomba Night, you will regularly hear music by artists such as Eddy Tussa, Enposib, Eduardo Paim, Puto Português, DJ Dias Rodrigues, DJ Paparazzi, Harmonik, Anselmo Ralph, Yola Semedo, C4 Pedro, Nelson Freitas, Djodje, Tabou Combo, Johnny Ramos, Zouk Machine, Patrick Saint Eloi, Kassav', Yudi Fox, Tanya St Val, Gerilson Insrael, Kaysha, Caló Pascoal, Jim Rama, Paulo Flores, Badoxa, Yuri da Cunha, Nu-Look, Bruna Tatiana, Alan Cavé, J Beatz, Carimi, Jean Philippe Marthely, Matias Damásio, Mika Mendes, Ivan Alekxei, Livongh, and many more…

    Example music:
    https://soundcloud.com/dj-panaflex/kizomba-autentica
    https://soundcloud.com/rucundin/trio-nights

    ::: WHO IS DJ PANAFLEX? :::
    Charlie Thompson (DJ Panaflex) has been delighting listeners and dancers with his Latin and Afro-Diasporic sets since 2013, playing #dancehall, #bachata, #kuduro, #dembow, and everything in-between. In 2016 he started his kizomba night series at Trio Club. The same year he partnered with Nathalia Carbajal to form the successful KiZouk Connection monthly dance party, which went on for years and was host to many nationally and internationally touring performers and instructors of Brazilian zouk.

    In 2021 he assumed a part-time role as programmer and presenter on Portland's 90.7 KBOO FM radio station:
    https://www.kboo.fm/profiles/dj-panaflex

    Other event highlights include:

    * Angola Independence Day
    * Haitian Flag Day
    * Tropitaal
    * Portland Winter Light Fest
    * Global Based Day Party
    * Noche de Cumbia at Holocene
    * Tropical Night at Vertical Room
    * PDX Bachata Cruise on the Portland Spirit
    * LambaFest
    * Rip City Bachata & Salsa Fest
    * The Way Up
    * Rum & Reggae at Yaad Style Jamaican Cuisine
    * Bollywood Night at Fuego

    https://www.facebook.com/events/644026350661870/

Saturday February 11
  • Kizomba Night Ends 2:00 am
    Kizomba Night
    Friday February 10 – Saturday February 11

    We are pleased to bring you Portland's latest spot for kizomba nightlife!

    Location:
    Akadi
    1001 SE Division St
    Portland, OR 97202

    $5 admission
    21 and up

    Food and drink are available for purchase.
    Akadi serves delicious West African food!

    ::: WHAT IS KIZOMBA? :::
    #Kizomba is a refined and sophisticated style of music and dance from #Angola, #Africa. Enjoyed throughout the world, this unique dance has been gaining attention and popularity among dancers of all kinds. Recent years have even seen the emergence of kizomba rooms at events catering to salsa and bachata.

    Example videos:
    https://youtu.be/qSL0ZSXwfSE
    https://youtu.be/kUQSOuKmHFg

    ::: WHAT MUSIC WILL YOU HEAR AT KIZOMBA NIGHT? :::
    In addition to kizomba music, Kizomba Night also features music from Cape Verde, Haiti, and the French West Indies such as #zouk and #kompa

    At Kizomba Night, you will regularly hear music by artists such as Eddy Tussa, Enposib, Eduardo Paim, Puto Português, DJ Dias Rodrigues, DJ Paparazzi, Harmonik, Anselmo Ralph, Yola Semedo, C4 Pedro, Nelson Freitas, Djodje, Tabou Combo, Johnny Ramos, Zouk Machine, Patrick Saint Eloi, Kassav', Yudi Fox, Tanya St Val, Gerilson Insrael, Kaysha, Caló Pascoal, Jim Rama, Paulo Flores, Badoxa, Yuri da Cunha, Nu-Look, Bruna Tatiana, Alan Cavé, J Beatz, Carimi, Jean Philippe Marthely, Matias Damásio, Mika Mendes, Ivan Alekxei, Livongh, and many more…

    Example music:
    https://soundcloud.com/dj-panaflex/kizomba-autentica
    https://soundcloud.com/rucundin/trio-nights

    ::: WHO IS DJ PANAFLEX? :::
    Charlie Thompson (DJ Panaflex) has been delighting listeners and dancers with his Latin and Afro-Diasporic sets since 2013, playing #dancehall, #bachata, #kuduro, #dembow, and everything in-between. In 2016 he started his kizomba night series at Trio Club. The same year he partnered with Nathalia Carbajal to form the successful KiZouk Connection monthly dance party, which went on for years and was host to many nationally and internationally touring performers and instructors of Brazilian zouk.

    In 2021 he assumed a part-time role as programmer and presenter on Portland's 90.7 KBOO FM radio station:
    https://www.kboo.fm/profiles/dj-panaflex

    Other event highlights include:

    * Angola Independence Day
    * Haitian Flag Day
    * Tropitaal
    * Portland Winter Light Fest
    * Global Based Day Party
    * Noche de Cumbia at Holocene
    * Tropical Night at Vertical Room
    * PDX Bachata Cruise on the Portland Spirit
    * LambaFest
    * Rip City Bachata & Salsa Fest
    * The Way Up
    * Rum & Reggae at Yaad Style Jamaican Cuisine
    * Bollywood Night at Fuego

    https://www.facebook.com/events/644026350661870/

  • 9:00 pm Logic
    Logic
    Saturday February 11 – Sunday February 12
    9:00 pm

    Logic is a monthly salsa/bachata/kizomba event in the Portland metro area. We have rotating instructors & resident as well as guest DJs every month to offer a variety of different artists for the dancers to enjoy with each event. Each month we have the pleasure of having different instructors every month and you will be able to hear the music of a variety of DJs throughout the night.

Sunday February 12
  • Logic Ends 2:00 am
    Logic
    Saturday February 11 – Sunday February 12

    Logic is a monthly salsa/bachata/kizomba event in the Portland metro area. We have rotating instructors & resident as well as guest DJs every month to offer a variety of different artists for the dancers to enjoy with each event. Each month we have the pleasure of having different instructors every month and you will be able to hear the music of a variety of DJs throughout the night.

Monday February 13
Tuesday February 14
Wednesday February 15
Thursday February 16
Friday February 17
Saturday February 18
Sunday February 19
Monday February 20
Tuesday February 21
Wednesday February 22
Thursday February 23
Friday February 24
  • 10:00 pm Kizomba Night
    Kizomba Night
    Friday February 24 – Saturday February 25
    10:00 pm

    We are pleased to bring you Portland's latest spot for kizomba nightlife!

    Location:
    Akadi
    1001 SE Division St
    Portland, OR 97202

    $5 admission
    21 and up

    Food and drink are available for purchase.
    Akadi serves delicious West African food!

    ::: WHAT IS KIZOMBA? :::
    #Kizomba is a refined and sophisticated style of music and dance from #Angola, #Africa. Enjoyed throughout the world, this unique dance has been gaining attention and popularity among dancers of all kinds. Recent years have even seen the emergence of kizomba rooms at events catering to salsa and bachata.

    Example videos:
    https://youtu.be/qSL0ZSXwfSE
    https://youtu.be/kUQSOuKmHFg

    ::: WHAT MUSIC WILL YOU HEAR AT KIZOMBA NIGHT? :::
    In addition to kizomba music, Kizomba Night also features music from Cape Verde, Haiti, and the French West Indies such as #zouk and #kompa

    At Kizomba Night, you will regularly hear music by artists such as Eddy Tussa, Enposib, Eduardo Paim, Puto Português, DJ Dias Rodrigues, DJ Paparazzi, Harmonik, Anselmo Ralph, Yola Semedo, C4 Pedro, Nelson Freitas, Djodje, Tabou Combo, Johnny Ramos, Zouk Machine, Patrick Saint Eloi, Kassav', Yudi Fox, Tanya St Val, Gerilson Insrael, Kaysha, Caló Pascoal, Jim Rama, Paulo Flores, Badoxa, Yuri da Cunha, Nu-Look, Bruna Tatiana, Alan Cavé, J Beatz, Carimi, Jean Philippe Marthely, Matias Damásio, Mika Mendes, Ivan Alekxei, Livongh, and many more…

    Example music:
    https://soundcloud.com/dj-panaflex/kizomba-autentica
    https://soundcloud.com/rucundin/trio-nights

    ::: WHO IS DJ PANAFLEX? :::
    Charlie Thompson (DJ Panaflex) has been delighting listeners and dancers with his Latin and Afro-Diasporic sets since 2013, playing #dancehall, #bachata, #kuduro, #dembow, and everything in-between. In 2016 he started his kizomba night series at Trio Club. The same year he partnered with Nathalia Carbajal to form the successful KiZouk Connection monthly dance party, which went on for years and was host to many nationally and internationally touring performers and instructors of Brazilian zouk.

    In 2021 he assumed a part-time role as programmer and presenter on Portland's 90.7 KBOO FM radio station:
    https://www.kboo.fm/profiles/dj-panaflex

    Other event highlights include:

    * Angola Independence Day
    * Haitian Flag Day
    * Tropitaal
    * Portland Winter Light Fest
    * Global Based Day Party
    * Noche de Cumbia at Holocene
    * Tropical Night at Vertical Room
    * PDX Bachata Cruise on the Portland Spirit
    * LambaFest
    * Rip City Bachata & Salsa Fest
    * The Way Up
    * Rum & Reggae at Yaad Style Jamaican Cuisine
    * Bollywood Night at Fuego

    https://www.facebook.com/events/644026350661870/

Saturday February 25
  • Kizomba Night Ends 2:00 am
    Kizomba Night
    Friday February 24 – Saturday February 25

    We are pleased to bring you Portland's latest spot for kizomba nightlife!

    Location:
    Akadi
    1001 SE Division St
    Portland, OR 97202

    $5 admission
    21 and up

    Food and drink are available for purchase.
    Akadi serves delicious West African food!

    ::: WHAT IS KIZOMBA? :::
    #Kizomba is a refined and sophisticated style of music and dance from #Angola, #Africa. Enjoyed throughout the world, this unique dance has been gaining attention and popularity among dancers of all kinds. Recent years have even seen the emergence of kizomba rooms at events catering to salsa and bachata.

    Example videos:
    https://youtu.be/qSL0ZSXwfSE
    https://youtu.be/kUQSOuKmHFg

    ::: WHAT MUSIC WILL YOU HEAR AT KIZOMBA NIGHT? :::
    In addition to kizomba music, Kizomba Night also features music from Cape Verde, Haiti, and the French West Indies such as #zouk and #kompa

    At Kizomba Night, you will regularly hear music by artists such as Eddy Tussa, Enposib, Eduardo Paim, Puto Português, DJ Dias Rodrigues, DJ Paparazzi, Harmonik, Anselmo Ralph, Yola Semedo, C4 Pedro, Nelson Freitas, Djodje, Tabou Combo, Johnny Ramos, Zouk Machine, Patrick Saint Eloi, Kassav', Yudi Fox, Tanya St Val, Gerilson Insrael, Kaysha, Caló Pascoal, Jim Rama, Paulo Flores, Badoxa, Yuri da Cunha, Nu-Look, Bruna Tatiana, Alan Cavé, J Beatz, Carimi, Jean Philippe Marthely, Matias Damásio, Mika Mendes, Ivan Alekxei, Livongh, and many more…

    Example music:
    https://soundcloud.com/dj-panaflex/kizomba-autentica
    https://soundcloud.com/rucundin/trio-nights

    ::: WHO IS DJ PANAFLEX? :::
    Charlie Thompson (DJ Panaflex) has been delighting listeners and dancers with his Latin and Afro-Diasporic sets since 2013, playing #dancehall, #bachata, #kuduro, #dembow, and everything in-between. In 2016 he started his kizomba night series at Trio Club. The same year he partnered with Nathalia Carbajal to form the successful KiZouk Connection monthly dance party, which went on for years and was host to many nationally and internationally touring performers and instructors of Brazilian zouk.

    In 2021 he assumed a part-time role as programmer and presenter on Portland's 90.7 KBOO FM radio station:
    https://www.kboo.fm/profiles/dj-panaflex

    Other event highlights include:

    * Angola Independence Day
    * Haitian Flag Day
    * Tropitaal
    * Portland Winter Light Fest
    * Global Based Day Party
    * Noche de Cumbia at Holocene
    * Tropical Night at Vertical Room
    * PDX Bachata Cruise on the Portland Spirit
    * LambaFest
    * Rip City Bachata & Salsa Fest
    * The Way Up
    * Rum & Reggae at Yaad Style Jamaican Cuisine
    * Bollywood Night at Fuego

    https://www.facebook.com/events/644026350661870/

Sunday February 26
  • 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm Bachata & Urban Kiz Sunday Social
    Bachata & Urban Kiz Sunday Social
    Sunday February 26
    5:00 pm – 10:00 pm

    More details to be announced

Monday February 27
Tuesday February 28

March 2023

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
Wednesday March 1
Thursday March 2
Friday March 3
Saturday March 4
Sunday March 5
Monday March 6
Tuesday March 7
Wednesday March 8
Thursday March 9
Friday March 10
  • 10:00 pm Kizomba Night
    Kizomba Night
    Friday March 10 – Saturday March 11
    10:00 pm

    We are pleased to bring you Portland's latest spot for kizomba nightlife!

    Location:
    Akadi
    1001 SE Division St
    Portland, OR 97202

    $5 admission
    21 and up

    Food and drink are available for purchase.
    Akadi serves delicious West African food!

    ::: WHAT IS KIZOMBA? :::
    #Kizomba is a refined and sophisticated style of music and dance from #Angola, #Africa. Enjoyed throughout the world, this unique dance has been gaining attention and popularity among dancers of all kinds. Recent years have even seen the emergence of kizomba rooms at events catering to salsa and bachata.

    Example videos:
    https://youtu.be/qSL0ZSXwfSE
    https://youtu.be/kUQSOuKmHFg

    ::: WHAT MUSIC WILL YOU HEAR AT KIZOMBA NIGHT? :::
    In addition to kizomba music, Kizomba Night also features music from Cape Verde, Haiti, and the French West Indies such as #zouk and #kompa

    At Kizomba Night, you will regularly hear music by artists such as Eddy Tussa, Enposib, Eduardo Paim, Puto Português, DJ Dias Rodrigues, DJ Paparazzi, Harmonik, Anselmo Ralph, Yola Semedo, C4 Pedro, Nelson Freitas, Djodje, Tabou Combo, Johnny Ramos, Zouk Machine, Patrick Saint Eloi, Kassav', Yudi Fox, Tanya St Val, Gerilson Insrael, Kaysha, Caló Pascoal, Jim Rama, Paulo Flores, Badoxa, Yuri da Cunha, Nu-Look, Bruna Tatiana, Alan Cavé, J Beatz, Carimi, Jean Philippe Marthely, Matias Damásio, Mika Mendes, Ivan Alekxei, Livongh, and many more…

    Example music:
    https://soundcloud.com/dj-panaflex/kizomba-autentica
    https://soundcloud.com/rucundin/trio-nights

    ::: WHO IS DJ PANAFLEX? :::
    Charlie Thompson (DJ Panaflex) has been delighting listeners and dancers with his Latin and Afro-Diasporic sets since 2013, playing #dancehall, #bachata, #kuduro, #dembow, and everything in-between. In 2016 he started his kizomba night series at Trio Club. The same year he partnered with Nathalia Carbajal to form the successful KiZouk Connection monthly dance party, which went on for years and was host to many nationally and internationally touring performers and instructors of Brazilian zouk.

    In 2021 he assumed a part-time role as programmer and presenter on Portland's 90.7 KBOO FM radio station:
    https://www.kboo.fm/profiles/dj-panaflex

    Other event highlights include:

    * Angola Independence Day
    * Haitian Flag Day
    * Tropitaal
    * Portland Winter Light Fest
    * Global Based Day Party
    * Noche de Cumbia at Holocene
    * Tropical Night at Vertical Room
    * PDX Bachata Cruise on the Portland Spirit
    * LambaFest
    * Rip City Bachata & Salsa Fest
    * The Way Up
    * Rum & Reggae at Yaad Style Jamaican Cuisine
    * Bollywood Night at Fuego

    https://www.facebook.com/events/644026350661870/

Saturday March 11
  • Kizomba Night Ends 2:00 am
    Kizomba Night
    Friday March 10 – Saturday March 11

    We are pleased to bring you Portland's latest spot for kizomba nightlife!

    Location:
    Akadi
    1001 SE Division St
    Portland, OR 97202

    $5 admission
    21 and up

    Food and drink are available for purchase.
    Akadi serves delicious West African food!

    ::: WHAT IS KIZOMBA? :::
    #Kizomba is a refined and sophisticated style of music and dance from #Angola, #Africa. Enjoyed throughout the world, this unique dance has been gaining attention and popularity among dancers of all kinds. Recent years have even seen the emergence of kizomba rooms at events catering to salsa and bachata.

    Example videos:
    https://youtu.be/qSL0ZSXwfSE
    https://youtu.be/kUQSOuKmHFg

    ::: WHAT MUSIC WILL YOU HEAR AT KIZOMBA NIGHT? :::
    In addition to kizomba music, Kizomba Night also features music from Cape Verde, Haiti, and the French West Indies such as #zouk and #kompa

    At Kizomba Night, you will regularly hear music by artists such as Eddy Tussa, Enposib, Eduardo Paim, Puto Português, DJ Dias Rodrigues, DJ Paparazzi, Harmonik, Anselmo Ralph, Yola Semedo, C4 Pedro, Nelson Freitas, Djodje, Tabou Combo, Johnny Ramos, Zouk Machine, Patrick Saint Eloi, Kassav', Yudi Fox, Tanya St Val, Gerilson Insrael, Kaysha, Caló Pascoal, Jim Rama, Paulo Flores, Badoxa, Yuri da Cunha, Nu-Look, Bruna Tatiana, Alan Cavé, J Beatz, Carimi, Jean Philippe Marthely, Matias Damásio, Mika Mendes, Ivan Alekxei, Livongh, and many more…

    Example music:
    https://soundcloud.com/dj-panaflex/kizomba-autentica
    https://soundcloud.com/rucundin/trio-nights

    ::: WHO IS DJ PANAFLEX? :::
    Charlie Thompson (DJ Panaflex) has been delighting listeners and dancers with his Latin and Afro-Diasporic sets since 2013, playing #dancehall, #bachata, #kuduro, #dembow, and everything in-between. In 2016 he started his kizomba night series at Trio Club. The same year he partnered with Nathalia Carbajal to form the successful KiZouk Connection monthly dance party, which went on for years and was host to many nationally and internationally touring performers and instructors of Brazilian zouk.

    In 2021 he assumed a part-time role as programmer and presenter on Portland's 90.7 KBOO FM radio station:
    https://www.kboo.fm/profiles/dj-panaflex

    Other event highlights include:

    * Angola Independence Day
    * Haitian Flag Day
    * Tropitaal
    * Portland Winter Light Fest
    * Global Based Day Party
    * Noche de Cumbia at Holocene
    * Tropical Night at Vertical Room
    * PDX Bachata Cruise on the Portland Spirit
    * LambaFest
    * Rip City Bachata & Salsa Fest
    * The Way Up
    * Rum & Reggae at Yaad Style Jamaican Cuisine
    * Bollywood Night at Fuego

    https://www.facebook.com/events/644026350661870/

  • 9:00 pm Logic
    Logic
    Saturday March 11 – Sunday March 12
    9:00 pm

    Logic is a monthly salsa/bachata/kizomba event in the Portland metro area. We have rotating instructors & resident as well as guest DJs every month to offer a variety of different artists for the dancers to enjoy with each event. Each month we have the pleasure of having different instructors every month and you will be able to hear the music of a variety of DJs throughout the night.

Sunday March 12
  • Logic Ends 3:00 am
    Logic
    Saturday March 11 – Sunday March 12

    Logic is a monthly salsa/bachata/kizomba event in the Portland metro area. We have rotating instructors & resident as well as guest DJs every month to offer a variety of different artists for the dancers to enjoy with each event. Each month we have the pleasure of having different instructors every month and you will be able to hear the music of a variety of DJs throughout the night.

Monday March 13
Tuesday March 14
Wednesday March 15
Thursday March 16
Friday March 17
Saturday March 18
Sunday March 19
Monday March 20
Tuesday March 21
Wednesday March 22
Thursday March 23
Friday March 24
  • 11:00 pm Kizomba Night
    Kizomba Night
    Friday March 24 – Saturday March 25
    11:00 pm

    We are pleased to bring you Portland's latest spot for kizomba nightlife!

    Location:
    Akadi
    1001 SE Division St
    Portland, OR 97202

    $5 admission
    21 and up

    Food and drink are available for purchase.
    Akadi serves delicious West African food!

    ::: WHAT IS KIZOMBA? :::
    #Kizomba is a refined and sophisticated style of music and dance from #Angola, #Africa. Enjoyed throughout the world, this unique dance has been gaining attention and popularity among dancers of all kinds. Recent years have even seen the emergence of kizomba rooms at events catering to salsa and bachata.

    Example videos:
    https://youtu.be/qSL0ZSXwfSE
    https://youtu.be/kUQSOuKmHFg

    ::: WHAT MUSIC WILL YOU HEAR AT KIZOMBA NIGHT? :::
    In addition to kizomba music, Kizomba Night also features music from Cape Verde, Haiti, and the French West Indies such as #zouk and #kompa

    At Kizomba Night, you will regularly hear music by artists such as Eddy Tussa, Enposib, Eduardo Paim, Puto Português, DJ Dias Rodrigues, DJ Paparazzi, Harmonik, Anselmo Ralph, Yola Semedo, C4 Pedro, Nelson Freitas, Djodje, Tabou Combo, Johnny Ramos, Zouk Machine, Patrick Saint Eloi, Kassav', Yudi Fox, Tanya St Val, Gerilson Insrael, Kaysha, Caló Pascoal, Jim Rama, Paulo Flores, Badoxa, Yuri da Cunha, Nu-Look, Bruna Tatiana, Alan Cavé, J Beatz, Carimi, Jean Philippe Marthely, Matias Damásio, Mika Mendes, Ivan Alekxei, Livongh, and many more…

    Example music:
    https://soundcloud.com/dj-panaflex/kizomba-autentica
    https://soundcloud.com/rucundin/trio-nights

    ::: WHO IS DJ PANAFLEX? :::
    Charlie Thompson (DJ Panaflex) has been delighting listeners and dancers with his Latin and Afro-Diasporic sets since 2013, playing #dancehall, #bachata, #kuduro, #dembow, and everything in-between. In 2016 he started his kizomba night series at Trio Club. The same year he partnered with Nathalia Carbajal to form the successful KiZouk Connection monthly dance party, which went on for years and was host to many nationally and internationally touring performers and instructors of Brazilian zouk.

    In 2021 he assumed a part-time role as programmer and presenter on Portland's 90.7 KBOO FM radio station:
    https://www.kboo.fm/profiles/dj-panaflex

    Other event highlights include:

    * Angola Independence Day
    * Haitian Flag Day
    * Tropitaal
    * Portland Winter Light Fest
    * Global Based Day Party
    * Noche de Cumbia at Holocene
    * Tropical Night at Vertical Room
    * PDX Bachata Cruise on the Portland Spirit
    * LambaFest
    * Rip City Bachata & Salsa Fest
    * The Way Up
    * Rum & Reggae at Yaad Style Jamaican Cuisine
    * Bollywood Night at Fuego

    https://www.facebook.com/events/644026350661870/

Saturday March 25
  • Kizomba Night Ends 3:00 am
    Kizomba Night
    Friday March 24 – Saturday March 25

    We are pleased to bring you Portland's latest spot for kizomba nightlife!

    Location:
    Akadi
    1001 SE Division St
    Portland, OR 97202

    $5 admission
    21 and up

    Food and drink are available for purchase.
    Akadi serves delicious West African food!

    ::: WHAT IS KIZOMBA? :::
    #Kizomba is a refined and sophisticated style of music and dance from #Angola, #Africa. Enjoyed throughout the world, this unique dance has been gaining attention and popularity among dancers of all kinds. Recent years have even seen the emergence of kizomba rooms at events catering to salsa and bachata.

    Example videos:
    https://youtu.be/qSL0ZSXwfSE
    https://youtu.be/kUQSOuKmHFg

    ::: WHAT MUSIC WILL YOU HEAR AT KIZOMBA NIGHT? :::
    In addition to kizomba music, Kizomba Night also features music from Cape Verde, Haiti, and the French West Indies such as #zouk and #kompa

    At Kizomba Night, you will regularly hear music by artists such as Eddy Tussa, Enposib, Eduardo Paim, Puto Português, DJ Dias Rodrigues, DJ Paparazzi, Harmonik, Anselmo Ralph, Yola Semedo, C4 Pedro, Nelson Freitas, Djodje, Tabou Combo, Johnny Ramos, Zouk Machine, Patrick Saint Eloi, Kassav', Yudi Fox, Tanya St Val, Gerilson Insrael, Kaysha, Caló Pascoal, Jim Rama, Paulo Flores, Badoxa, Yuri da Cunha, Nu-Look, Bruna Tatiana, Alan Cavé, J Beatz, Carimi, Jean Philippe Marthely, Matias Damásio, Mika Mendes, Ivan Alekxei, Livongh, and many more…

    Example music:
    https://soundcloud.com/dj-panaflex/kizomba-autentica
    https://soundcloud.com/rucundin/trio-nights

    ::: WHO IS DJ PANAFLEX? :::
    Charlie Thompson (DJ Panaflex) has been delighting listeners and dancers with his Latin and Afro-Diasporic sets since 2013, playing #dancehall, #bachata, #kuduro, #dembow, and everything in-between. In 2016 he started his kizomba night series at Trio Club. The same year he partnered with Nathalia Carbajal to form the successful KiZouk Connection monthly dance party, which went on for years and was host to many nationally and internationally touring performers and instructors of Brazilian zouk.

    In 2021 he assumed a part-time role as programmer and presenter on Portland's 90.7 KBOO FM radio station:
    https://www.kboo.fm/profiles/dj-panaflex

    Other event highlights include:

    * Angola Independence Day
    * Haitian Flag Day
    * Tropitaal
    * Portland Winter Light Fest
    * Global Based Day Party
    * Noche de Cumbia at Holocene
    * Tropical Night at Vertical Room
    * PDX Bachata Cruise on the Portland Spirit
    * LambaFest
    * Rip City Bachata & Salsa Fest
    * The Way Up
    * Rum & Reggae at Yaad Style Jamaican Cuisine
    * Bollywood Night at Fuego

    https://www.facebook.com/events/644026350661870/

Sunday March 26
  • 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm Bachata & Urban Kiz Sunday Social
    Bachata & Urban Kiz Sunday Social
    Sunday March 26
    5:00 pm – 10:00 pm

    More details to be announced

Monday March 27
Tuesday March 28
Wednesday March 29
Thursday March 30
Friday March 31

April 2023

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
Saturday April 1
Sunday April 2
Monday April 3
Tuesday April 4
Wednesday April 5
Thursday April 6
Friday April 7
Saturday April 8
  • 9:00 pm Logic
    Logic
    Saturday April 8 – Sunday April 9
    9:00 pm

    Logic is a monthly salsa/bachata/kizomba event in the Portland metro area. We have rotating instructors & resident as well as guest DJs every month to offer a variety of different artists for the dancers to enjoy with each event. Each month we have the pleasure of having different instructors every month and you will be able to hear the music of a variety of DJs throughout the night.

Sunday April 9
  • Logic Ends 2:00 am
    Logic
    Saturday April 8 – Sunday April 9

    Logic is a monthly salsa/bachata/kizomba event in the Portland metro area. We have rotating instructors & resident as well as guest DJs every month to offer a variety of different artists for the dancers to enjoy with each event. Each month we have the pleasure of having different instructors every month and you will be able to hear the music of a variety of DJs throughout the night.

Monday April 10
Tuesday April 11
Wednesday April 12
Thursday April 13
Friday April 14
  • 11:00 pm Kizomba Night
    Kizomba Night
    Friday April 14 – Saturday April 15
    11:00 pm

    We are pleased to bring you Portland's latest spot for kizomba nightlife!

    Location:
    Akadi
    1001 SE Division St
    Portland, OR 97202

    $5 admission
    21 and up

    Food and drink are available for purchase.
    Akadi serves delicious West African food!

    ::: WHAT IS KIZOMBA? :::
    #Kizomba is a refined and sophisticated style of music and dance from #Angola, #Africa. Enjoyed throughout the world, this unique dance has been gaining attention and popularity among dancers of all kinds. Recent years have even seen the emergence of kizomba rooms at events catering to salsa and bachata.

    Example videos:
    https://youtu.be/qSL0ZSXwfSE
    https://youtu.be/kUQSOuKmHFg

    ::: WHAT MUSIC WILL YOU HEAR AT KIZOMBA NIGHT? :::
    In addition to kizomba music, Kizomba Night also features music from Cape Verde, Haiti, and the French West Indies such as #zouk and #kompa

    At Kizomba Night, you will regularly hear music by artists such as Eddy Tussa, Enposib, Eduardo Paim, Puto Português, DJ Dias Rodrigues, DJ Paparazzi, Harmonik, Anselmo Ralph, Yola Semedo, C4 Pedro, Nelson Freitas, Djodje, Tabou Combo, Johnny Ramos, Zouk Machine, Patrick Saint Eloi, Kassav', Yudi Fox, Tanya St Val, Gerilson Insrael, Kaysha, Caló Pascoal, Jim Rama, Paulo Flores, Badoxa, Yuri da Cunha, Nu-Look, Bruna Tatiana, Alan Cavé, J Beatz, Carimi, Jean Philippe Marthely, Matias Damásio, Mika Mendes, Ivan Alekxei, Livongh, and many more…

    Example music:
    https://soundcloud.com/dj-panaflex/kizomba-autentica
    https://soundcloud.com/rucundin/trio-nights

    ::: WHO IS DJ PANAFLEX? :::
    Charlie Thompson (DJ Panaflex) has been delighting listeners and dancers with his Latin and Afro-Diasporic sets since 2013, playing #dancehall, #bachata, #kuduro, #dembow, and everything in-between. In 2016 he started his kizomba night series at Trio Club. The same year he partnered with Nathalia Carbajal to form the successful KiZouk Connection monthly dance party, which went on for years and was host to many nationally and internationally touring performers and instructors of Brazilian zouk.

    In 2021 he assumed a part-time role as programmer and presenter on Portland's 90.7 KBOO FM radio station:
    https://www.kboo.fm/profiles/dj-panaflex

    Other event highlights include:

    * Angola Independence Day
    * Haitian Flag Day
    * Tropitaal
    * Portland Winter Light Fest
    * Global Based Day Party
    * Noche de Cumbia at Holocene
    * Tropical Night at Vertical Room
    * PDX Bachata Cruise on the Portland Spirit
    * LambaFest
    * Rip City Bachata & Salsa Fest
    * The Way Up
    * Rum & Reggae at Yaad Style Jamaican Cuisine
    * Bollywood Night at Fuego

    https://www.facebook.com/events/644026350661870/

Saturday April 15
  • Kizomba Night Ends 3:00 am
    Kizomba Night
    Friday April 14 – Saturday April 15

    We are pleased to bring you Portland's latest spot for kizomba nightlife!

    Location:
    Akadi
    1001 SE Division St
    Portland, OR 97202

    $5 admission
    21 and up

    Food and drink are available for purchase.
    Akadi serves delicious West African food!

    ::: WHAT IS KIZOMBA? :::
    #Kizomba is a refined and sophisticated style of music and dance from #Angola, #Africa. Enjoyed throughout the world, this unique dance has been gaining attention and popularity among dancers of all kinds. Recent years have even seen the emergence of kizomba rooms at events catering to salsa and bachata.

    Example videos:
    https://youtu.be/qSL0ZSXwfSE
    https://youtu.be/kUQSOuKmHFg

    ::: WHAT MUSIC WILL YOU HEAR AT KIZOMBA NIGHT? :::
    In addition to kizomba music, Kizomba Night also features music from Cape Verde, Haiti, and the French West Indies such as #zouk and #kompa

    At Kizomba Night, you will regularly hear music by artists such as Eddy Tussa, Enposib, Eduardo Paim, Puto Português, DJ Dias Rodrigues, DJ Paparazzi, Harmonik, Anselmo Ralph, Yola Semedo, C4 Pedro, Nelson Freitas, Djodje, Tabou Combo, Johnny Ramos, Zouk Machine, Patrick Saint Eloi, Kassav', Yudi Fox, Tanya St Val, Gerilson Insrael, Kaysha, Caló Pascoal, Jim Rama, Paulo Flores, Badoxa, Yuri da Cunha, Nu-Look, Bruna Tatiana, Alan Cavé, J Beatz, Carimi, Jean Philippe Marthely, Matias Damásio, Mika Mendes, Ivan Alekxei, Livongh, and many more…

    Example music:
    https://soundcloud.com/dj-panaflex/kizomba-autentica
    https://soundcloud.com/rucundin/trio-nights

    ::: WHO IS DJ PANAFLEX? :::
    Charlie Thompson (DJ Panaflex) has been delighting listeners and dancers with his Latin and Afro-Diasporic sets since 2013, playing #dancehall, #bachata, #kuduro, #dembow, and everything in-between. In 2016 he started his kizomba night series at Trio Club. The same year he partnered with Nathalia Carbajal to form the successful KiZouk Connection monthly dance party, which went on for years and was host to many nationally and internationally touring performers and instructors of Brazilian zouk.

    In 2021 he assumed a part-time role as programmer and presenter on Portland's 90.7 KBOO FM radio station:
    https://www.kboo.fm/profiles/dj-panaflex

    Other event highlights include:

    * Angola Independence Day
    * Haitian Flag Day
    * Tropitaal
    * Portland Winter Light Fest
    * Global Based Day Party
    * Noche de Cumbia at Holocene
    * Tropical Night at Vertical Room
    * PDX Bachata Cruise on the Portland Spirit
    * LambaFest
    * Rip City Bachata & Salsa Fest
    * The Way Up
    * Rum & Reggae at Yaad Style Jamaican Cuisine
    * Bollywood Night at Fuego

    https://www.facebook.com/events/644026350661870/

Sunday April 16
Monday April 17
Tuesday April 18
Wednesday April 19
Thursday April 20
Friday April 21
Saturday April 22
Sunday April 23
  • 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm Bachata & Urban Kiz Sunday Social
    Bachata & Urban Kiz Sunday Social
    Sunday April 23
    5:00 pm – 10:00 pm

    More details to be announced

Monday April 24
Tuesday April 25
Wednesday April 26
Thursday April 27
Friday April 28
  • 11:00 pm Kizomba Night
    Kizomba Night
    Friday April 28 – Saturday April 29
    11:00 pm

    We are pleased to bring you Portland's latest spot for kizomba nightlife!

    Location:
    Akadi
    1001 SE Division St
    Portland, OR 97202

    $5 admission
    21 and up

    Food and drink are available for purchase.
    Akadi serves delicious West African food!

    ::: WHAT IS KIZOMBA? :::
    #Kizomba is a refined and sophisticated style of music and dance from #Angola, #Africa. Enjoyed throughout the world, this unique dance has been gaining attention and popularity among dancers of all kinds. Recent years have even seen the emergence of kizomba rooms at events catering to salsa and bachata.

    Example videos:
    https://youtu.be/qSL0ZSXwfSE
    https://youtu.be/kUQSOuKmHFg

    ::: WHAT MUSIC WILL YOU HEAR AT KIZOMBA NIGHT? :::
    In addition to kizomba music, Kizomba Night also features music from Cape Verde, Haiti, and the French West Indies such as #zouk and #kompa

    At Kizomba Night, you will regularly hear music by artists such as Eddy Tussa, Enposib, Eduardo Paim, Puto Português, DJ Dias Rodrigues, DJ Paparazzi, Harmonik, Anselmo Ralph, Yola Semedo, C4 Pedro, Nelson Freitas, Djodje, Tabou Combo, Johnny Ramos, Zouk Machine, Patrick Saint Eloi, Kassav', Yudi Fox, Tanya St Val, Gerilson Insrael, Kaysha, Caló Pascoal, Jim Rama, Paulo Flores, Badoxa, Yuri da Cunha, Nu-Look, Bruna Tatiana, Alan Cavé, J Beatz, Carimi, Jean Philippe Marthely, Matias Damásio, Mika Mendes, Ivan Alekxei, Livongh, and many more…

    Example music:
    https://soundcloud.com/dj-panaflex/kizomba-autentica
    https://soundcloud.com/rucundin/trio-nights

    ::: WHO IS DJ PANAFLEX? :::
    Charlie Thompson (DJ Panaflex) has been delighting listeners and dancers with his Latin and Afro-Diasporic sets since 2013, playing #dancehall, #bachata, #kuduro, #dembow, and everything in-between. In 2016 he started his kizomba night series at Trio Club. The same year he partnered with Nathalia Carbajal to form the successful KiZouk Connection monthly dance party, which went on for years and was host to many nationally and internationally touring performers and instructors of Brazilian zouk.

    In 2021 he assumed a part-time role as programmer and presenter on Portland's 90.7 KBOO FM radio station:
    https://www.kboo.fm/profiles/dj-panaflex

    Other event highlights include:

    * Angola Independence Day
    * Haitian Flag Day
    * Tropitaal
    * Portland Winter Light Fest
    * Global Based Day Party
    * Noche de Cumbia at Holocene
    * Tropical Night at Vertical Room
    * PDX Bachata Cruise on the Portland Spirit
    * LambaFest
    * Rip City Bachata & Salsa Fest
    * The Way Up
    * Rum & Reggae at Yaad Style Jamaican Cuisine
    * Bollywood Night at Fuego

    https://www.facebook.com/events/644026350661870/

Saturday April 29
  • Kizomba Night Ends 3:00 am
    Kizomba Night
    Friday April 28 – Saturday April 29

    We are pleased to bring you Portland's latest spot for kizomba nightlife!

    Location:
    Akadi
    1001 SE Division St
    Portland, OR 97202

    $5 admission
    21 and up

    Food and drink are available for purchase.
    Akadi serves delicious West African food!

    ::: WHAT IS KIZOMBA? :::
    #Kizomba is a refined and sophisticated style of music and dance from #Angola, #Africa. Enjoyed throughout the world, this unique dance has been gaining attention and popularity among dancers of all kinds. Recent years have even seen the emergence of kizomba rooms at events catering to salsa and bachata.

    Example videos:
    https://youtu.be/qSL0ZSXwfSE
    https://youtu.be/kUQSOuKmHFg

    ::: WHAT MUSIC WILL YOU HEAR AT KIZOMBA NIGHT? :::
    In addition to kizomba music, Kizomba Night also features music from Cape Verde, Haiti, and the French West Indies such as #zouk and #kompa

    At Kizomba Night, you will regularly hear music by artists such as Eddy Tussa, Enposib, Eduardo Paim, Puto Português, DJ Dias Rodrigues, DJ Paparazzi, Harmonik, Anselmo Ralph, Yola Semedo, C4 Pedro, Nelson Freitas, Djodje, Tabou Combo, Johnny Ramos, Zouk Machine, Patrick Saint Eloi, Kassav', Yudi Fox, Tanya St Val, Gerilson Insrael, Kaysha, Caló Pascoal, Jim Rama, Paulo Flores, Badoxa, Yuri da Cunha, Nu-Look, Bruna Tatiana, Alan Cavé, J Beatz, Carimi, Jean Philippe Marthely, Matias Damásio, Mika Mendes, Ivan Alekxei, Livongh, and many more…

    Example music:
    https://soundcloud.com/dj-panaflex/kizomba-autentica
    https://soundcloud.com/rucundin/trio-nights

    ::: WHO IS DJ PANAFLEX? :::
    Charlie Thompson (DJ Panaflex) has been delighting listeners and dancers with his Latin and Afro-Diasporic sets since 2013, playing #dancehall, #bachata, #kuduro, #dembow, and everything in-between. In 2016 he started his kizomba night series at Trio Club. The same year he partnered with Nathalia Carbajal to form the successful KiZouk Connection monthly dance party, which went on for years and was host to many nationally and internationally touring performers and instructors of Brazilian zouk.

    In 2021 he assumed a part-time role as programmer and presenter on Portland's 90.7 KBOO FM radio station:
    https://www.kboo.fm/profiles/dj-panaflex

    Other event highlights include:

    * Angola Independence Day
    * Haitian Flag Day
    * Tropitaal
    * Portland Winter Light Fest
    * Global Based Day Party
    * Noche de Cumbia at Holocene
    * Tropical Night at Vertical Room
    * PDX Bachata Cruise on the Portland Spirit
    * LambaFest
    * Rip City Bachata & Salsa Fest
    * The Way Up
    * Rum & Reggae at Yaad Style Jamaican Cuisine
    * Bollywood Night at Fuego

    https://www.facebook.com/events/644026350661870/

Sunday April 30

May 2023

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
Monday May 1
Tuesday May 2
Wednesday May 3
Thursday May 4
Friday May 5
Saturday May 6
Sunday May 7
Monday May 8
Tuesday May 9
Wednesday May 10
Thursday May 11
Friday May 12
  • 11:00 pm Kizomba Night
    Kizomba Night
    Friday May 12 – Saturday May 13
    11:00 pm

    We are pleased to bring you Portland's latest spot for kizomba nightlife!

    Location:
    Akadi
    1001 SE Division St
    Portland, OR 97202

    $5 admission
    21 and up

    Food and drink are available for purchase.
    Akadi serves delicious West African food!

    ::: WHAT IS KIZOMBA? :::
    #Kizomba is a refined and sophisticated style of music and dance from #Angola, #Africa. Enjoyed throughout the world, this unique dance has been gaining attention and popularity among dancers of all kinds. Recent years have even seen the emergence of kizomba rooms at events catering to salsa and bachata.

    Example videos:
    https://youtu.be/qSL0ZSXwfSE
    https://youtu.be/kUQSOuKmHFg

    ::: WHAT MUSIC WILL YOU HEAR AT KIZOMBA NIGHT? :::
    In addition to kizomba music, Kizomba Night also features music from Cape Verde, Haiti, and the French West Indies such as #zouk and #kompa

    At Kizomba Night, you will regularly hear music by artists such as Eddy Tussa, Enposib, Eduardo Paim, Puto Português, DJ Dias Rodrigues, DJ Paparazzi, Harmonik, Anselmo Ralph, Yola Semedo, C4 Pedro, Nelson Freitas, Djodje, Tabou Combo, Johnny Ramos, Zouk Machine, Patrick Saint Eloi, Kassav', Yudi Fox, Tanya St Val, Gerilson Insrael, Kaysha, Caló Pascoal, Jim Rama, Paulo Flores, Badoxa, Yuri da Cunha, Nu-Look, Bruna Tatiana, Alan Cavé, J Beatz, Carimi, Jean Philippe Marthely, Matias Damásio, Mika Mendes, Ivan Alekxei, Livongh, and many more…

    Example music:
    https://soundcloud.com/dj-panaflex/kizomba-autentica
    https://soundcloud.com/rucundin/trio-nights

    ::: WHO IS DJ PANAFLEX? :::
    Charlie Thompson (DJ Panaflex) has been delighting listeners and dancers with his Latin and Afro-Diasporic sets since 2013, playing #dancehall, #bachata, #kuduro, #dembow, and everything in-between. In 2016 he started his kizomba night series at Trio Club. The same year he partnered with Nathalia Carbajal to form the successful KiZouk Connection monthly dance party, which went on for years and was host to many nationally and internationally touring performers and instructors of Brazilian zouk.

    In 2021 he assumed a part-time role as programmer and presenter on Portland's 90.7 KBOO FM radio station:
    https://www.kboo.fm/profiles/dj-panaflex

    Other event highlights include:

    * Angola Independence Day
    * Haitian Flag Day
    * Tropitaal
    * Portland Winter Light Fest
    * Global Based Day Party
    * Noche de Cumbia at Holocene
    * Tropical Night at Vertical Room
    * PDX Bachata Cruise on the Portland Spirit
    * LambaFest
    * Rip City Bachata & Salsa Fest
    * The Way Up
    * Rum & Reggae at Yaad Style Jamaican Cuisine
    * Bollywood Night at Fuego

    https://www.facebook.com/events/644026350661870/

Saturday May 13
  • Kizomba Night Ends 3:00 am
    Kizomba Night
    Friday May 12 – Saturday May 13

    We are pleased to bring you Portland's latest spot for kizomba nightlife!

    Location:
    Akadi
    1001 SE Division St
    Portland, OR 97202

    $5 admission
    21 and up

    Food and drink are available for purchase.
    Akadi serves delicious West African food!

    ::: WHAT IS KIZOMBA? :::
    #Kizomba is a refined and sophisticated style of music and dance from #Angola, #Africa. Enjoyed throughout the world, this unique dance has been gaining attention and popularity among dancers of all kinds. Recent years have even seen the emergence of kizomba rooms at events catering to salsa and bachata.

    Example videos:
    https://youtu.be/qSL0ZSXwfSE
    https://youtu.be/kUQSOuKmHFg

    ::: WHAT MUSIC WILL YOU HEAR AT KIZOMBA NIGHT? :::
    In addition to kizomba music, Kizomba Night also features music from Cape Verde, Haiti, and the French West Indies such as #zouk and #kompa

    At Kizomba Night, you will regularly hear music by artists such as Eddy Tussa, Enposib, Eduardo Paim, Puto Português, DJ Dias Rodrigues, DJ Paparazzi, Harmonik, Anselmo Ralph, Yola Semedo, C4 Pedro, Nelson Freitas, Djodje, Tabou Combo, Johnny Ramos, Zouk Machine, Patrick Saint Eloi, Kassav', Yudi Fox, Tanya St Val, Gerilson Insrael, Kaysha, Caló Pascoal, Jim Rama, Paulo Flores, Badoxa, Yuri da Cunha, Nu-Look, Bruna Tatiana, Alan Cavé, J Beatz, Carimi, Jean Philippe Marthely, Matias Damásio, Mika Mendes, Ivan Alekxei, Livongh, and many more…

    Example music:
    https://soundcloud.com/dj-panaflex/kizomba-autentica
    https://soundcloud.com/rucundin/trio-nights

    ::: WHO IS DJ PANAFLEX? :::
    Charlie Thompson (DJ Panaflex) has been delighting listeners and dancers with his Latin and Afro-Diasporic sets since 2013, playing #dancehall, #bachata, #kuduro, #dembow, and everything in-between. In 2016 he started his kizomba night series at Trio Club. The same year he partnered with Nathalia Carbajal to form the successful KiZouk Connection monthly dance party, which went on for years and was host to many nationally and internationally touring performers and instructors of Brazilian zouk.

    In 2021 he assumed a part-time role as programmer and presenter on Portland's 90.7 KBOO FM radio station:
    https://www.kboo.fm/profiles/dj-panaflex

    Other event highlights include:

    * Angola Independence Day
    * Haitian Flag Day
    * Tropitaal
    * Portland Winter Light Fest
    * Global Based Day Party
    * Noche de Cumbia at Holocene
    * Tropical Night at Vertical Room
    * PDX Bachata Cruise on the Portland Spirit
    * LambaFest
    * Rip City Bachata & Salsa Fest
    * The Way Up
    * Rum & Reggae at Yaad Style Jamaican Cuisine
    * Bollywood Night at Fuego

    https://www.facebook.com/events/644026350661870/

  • 9:00 pm Logic
    Logic
    Saturday May 13 – Sunday May 14
    9:00 pm

    Logic is a monthly salsa/bachata/kizomba event in the Portland metro area. We have rotating instructors & resident as well as guest DJs every month to offer a variety of different artists for the dancers to enjoy with each event. Each month we have the pleasure of having different instructors every month and you will be able to hear the music of a variety of DJs throughout the night.

Sunday May 14
  • Logic Ends 2:00 am
    Logic
    Saturday May 13 – Sunday May 14

    Logic is a monthly salsa/bachata/kizomba event in the Portland metro area. We have rotating instructors & resident as well as guest DJs every month to offer a variety of different artists for the dancers to enjoy with each event. Each month we have the pleasure of having different instructors every month and you will be able to hear the music of a variety of DJs throughout the night.

Monday May 15
Tuesday May 16
Wednesday May 17
Thursday May 18
Friday May 19
Saturday May 20
Sunday May 21
Monday May 22
Tuesday May 23
Wednesday May 24
Thursday May 25
Friday May 26
  • 11:00 pm Kizomba Night
    Kizomba Night
    Friday May 26 – Saturday May 27
    11:00 pm

    We are pleased to bring you Portland's latest spot for kizomba nightlife!

    Location:
    Akadi
    1001 SE Division St
    Portland, OR 97202

    $5 admission
    21 and up

    Food and drink are available for purchase.
    Akadi serves delicious West African food!

    ::: WHAT IS KIZOMBA? :::
    #Kizomba is a refined and sophisticated style of music and dance from #Angola, #Africa. Enjoyed throughout the world, this unique dance has been gaining attention and popularity among dancers of all kinds. Recent years have even seen the emergence of kizomba rooms at events catering to salsa and bachata.

    Example videos:
    https://youtu.be/qSL0ZSXwfSE
    https://youtu.be/kUQSOuKmHFg

    ::: WHAT MUSIC WILL YOU HEAR AT KIZOMBA NIGHT? :::
    In addition to kizomba music, Kizomba Night also features music from Cape Verde, Haiti, and the French West Indies such as #zouk and #kompa

    At Kizomba Night, you will regularly hear music by artists such as Eddy Tussa, Enposib, Eduardo Paim, Puto Português, DJ Dias Rodrigues, DJ Paparazzi, Harmonik, Anselmo Ralph, Yola Semedo, C4 Pedro, Nelson Freitas, Djodje, Tabou Combo, Johnny Ramos, Zouk Machine, Patrick Saint Eloi, Kassav', Yudi Fox, Tanya St Val, Gerilson Insrael, Kaysha, Caló Pascoal, Jim Rama, Paulo Flores, Badoxa, Yuri da Cunha, Nu-Look, Bruna Tatiana, Alan Cavé, J Beatz, Carimi, Jean Philippe Marthely, Matias Damásio, Mika Mendes, Ivan Alekxei, Livongh, and many more…

    Example music:
    https://soundcloud.com/dj-panaflex/kizomba-autentica
    https://soundcloud.com/rucundin/trio-nights

    ::: WHO IS DJ PANAFLEX? :::
    Charlie Thompson (DJ Panaflex) has been delighting listeners and dancers with his Latin and Afro-Diasporic sets since 2013, playing #dancehall, #bachata, #kuduro, #dembow, and everything in-between. In 2016 he started his kizomba night series at Trio Club. The same year he partnered with Nathalia Carbajal to form the successful KiZouk Connection monthly dance party, which went on for years and was host to many nationally and internationally touring performers and instructors of Brazilian zouk.

    In 2021 he assumed a part-time role as programmer and presenter on Portland's 90.7 KBOO FM radio station:
    https://www.kboo.fm/profiles/dj-panaflex

    Other event highlights include:

    * Angola Independence Day
    * Haitian Flag Day
    * Tropitaal
    * Portland Winter Light Fest
    * Global Based Day Party
    * Noche de Cumbia at Holocene
    * Tropical Night at Vertical Room
    * PDX Bachata Cruise on the Portland Spirit
    * LambaFest
    * Rip City Bachata & Salsa Fest
    * The Way Up
    * Rum & Reggae at Yaad Style Jamaican Cuisine
    * Bollywood Night at Fuego

    https://www.facebook.com/events/644026350661870/

Saturday May 27
  • Kizomba Night Ends 3:00 am
    Kizomba Night
    Friday May 26 – Saturday May 27

    We are pleased to bring you Portland's latest spot for kizomba nightlife!

    Location:
    Akadi
    1001 SE Division St
    Portland, OR 97202

    $5 admission
    21 and up

    Food and drink are available for purchase.
    Akadi serves delicious West African food!

    ::: WHAT IS KIZOMBA? :::
    #Kizomba is a refined and sophisticated style of music and dance from #Angola, #Africa. Enjoyed throughout the world, this unique dance has been gaining attention and popularity among dancers of all kinds. Recent years have even seen the emergence of kizomba rooms at events catering to salsa and bachata.

    Example videos:
    https://youtu.be/qSL0ZSXwfSE
    https://youtu.be/kUQSOuKmHFg

    ::: WHAT MUSIC WILL YOU HEAR AT KIZOMBA NIGHT? :::
    In addition to kizomba music, Kizomba Night also features music from Cape Verde, Haiti, and the French West Indies such as #zouk and #kompa

    At Kizomba Night, you will regularly hear music by artists such as Eddy Tussa, Enposib, Eduardo Paim, Puto Português, DJ Dias Rodrigues, DJ Paparazzi, Harmonik, Anselmo Ralph, Yola Semedo, C4 Pedro, Nelson Freitas, Djodje, Tabou Combo, Johnny Ramos, Zouk Machine, Patrick Saint Eloi, Kassav', Yudi Fox, Tanya St Val, Gerilson Insrael, Kaysha, Caló Pascoal, Jim Rama, Paulo Flores, Badoxa, Yuri da Cunha, Nu-Look, Bruna Tatiana, Alan Cavé, J Beatz, Carimi, Jean Philippe Marthely, Matias Damásio, Mika Mendes, Ivan Alekxei, Livongh, and many more…

    Example music:
    https://soundcloud.com/dj-panaflex/kizomba-autentica
    https://soundcloud.com/rucundin/trio-nights

    ::: WHO IS DJ PANAFLEX? :::
    Charlie Thompson (DJ Panaflex) has been delighting listeners and dancers with his Latin and Afro-Diasporic sets since 2013, playing #dancehall, #bachata, #kuduro, #dembow, and everything in-between. In 2016 he started his kizomba night series at Trio Club. The same year he partnered with Nathalia Carbajal to form the successful KiZouk Connection monthly dance party, which went on for years and was host to many nationally and internationally touring performers and instructors of Brazilian zouk.

    In 2021 he assumed a part-time role as programmer and presenter on Portland's 90.7 KBOO FM radio station:
    https://www.kboo.fm/profiles/dj-panaflex

    Other event highlights include:

    * Angola Independence Day
    * Haitian Flag Day
    * Tropitaal
    * Portland Winter Light Fest
    * Global Based Day Party
    * Noche de Cumbia at Holocene
    * Tropical Night at Vertical Room
    * PDX Bachata Cruise on the Portland Spirit
    * LambaFest
    * Rip City Bachata & Salsa Fest
    * The Way Up
    * Rum & Reggae at Yaad Style Jamaican Cuisine
    * Bollywood Night at Fuego

    https://www.facebook.com/events/644026350661870/

Sunday May 28
  • 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm Bachata & Urban Kiz Sunday Social
    Bachata & Urban Kiz Sunday Social
    Sunday May 28
    5:00 pm – 10:00 pm

    More details to be announced

Monday May 29
Tuesday May 30
Wednesday May 31

June 2023

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
Thursday June 1
Friday June 2
Saturday June 3
Sunday June 4
Monday June 5
Tuesday June 6
Wednesday June 7
Thursday June 8
Friday June 9
  • 11:00 pm Kizomba Night
    Kizomba Night
    Friday June 9 – Saturday June 10
    11:00 pm

    We are pleased to bring you Portland's latest spot for kizomba nightlife!

    Location:
    Akadi
    1001 SE Division St
    Portland, OR 97202

    $5 admission
    21 and up

    Food and drink are available for purchase.
    Akadi serves delicious West African food!

    ::: WHAT IS KIZOMBA? :::
    #Kizomba is a refined and sophisticated style of music and dance from #Angola, #Africa. Enjoyed throughout the world, this unique dance has been gaining attention and popularity among dancers of all kinds. Recent years have even seen the emergence of kizomba rooms at events catering to salsa and bachata.

    Example videos:
    https://youtu.be/qSL0ZSXwfSE
    https://youtu.be/kUQSOuKmHFg

    ::: WHAT MUSIC WILL YOU HEAR AT KIZOMBA NIGHT? :::
    In addition to kizomba music, Kizomba Night also features music from Cape Verde, Haiti, and the French West Indies such as #zouk and #kompa

    At Kizomba Night, you will regularly hear music by artists such as Eddy Tussa, Enposib, Eduardo Paim, Puto Português, DJ Dias Rodrigues, DJ Paparazzi, Harmonik, Anselmo Ralph, Yola Semedo, C4 Pedro, Nelson Freitas, Djodje, Tabou Combo, Johnny Ramos, Zouk Machine, Patrick Saint Eloi, Kassav', Yudi Fox, Tanya St Val, Gerilson Insrael, Kaysha, Caló Pascoal, Jim Rama, Paulo Flores, Badoxa, Yuri da Cunha, Nu-Look, Bruna Tatiana, Alan Cavé, J Beatz, Carimi, Jean Philippe Marthely, Matias Damásio, Mika Mendes, Ivan Alekxei, Livongh, and many more…

    Example music:
    https://soundcloud.com/dj-panaflex/kizomba-autentica
    https://soundcloud.com/rucundin/trio-nights

    ::: WHO IS DJ PANAFLEX? :::
    Charlie Thompson (DJ Panaflex) has been delighting listeners and dancers with his Latin and Afro-Diasporic sets since 2013, playing #dancehall, #bachata, #kuduro, #dembow, and everything in-between. In 2016 he started his kizomba night series at Trio Club. The same year he partnered with Nathalia Carbajal to form the successful KiZouk Connection monthly dance party, which went on for years and was host to many nationally and internationally touring performers and instructors of Brazilian zouk.

    In 2021 he assumed a part-time role as programmer and presenter on Portland's 90.7 KBOO FM radio station:
    https://www.kboo.fm/profiles/dj-panaflex

    Other event highlights include:

    * Angola Independence Day
    * Haitian Flag Day
    * Tropitaal
    * Portland Winter Light Fest
    * Global Based Day Party
    * Noche de Cumbia at Holocene
    * Tropical Night at Vertical Room
    * PDX Bachata Cruise on the Portland Spirit
    * LambaFest
    * Rip City Bachata & Salsa Fest
    * The Way Up
    * Rum & Reggae at Yaad Style Jamaican Cuisine
    * Bollywood Night at Fuego

    https://www.facebook.com/events/644026350661870/

Saturday June 10
  • Kizomba Night Ends 3:00 am
    Kizomba Night
    Friday June 9 – Saturday June 10

    We are pleased to bring you Portland's latest spot for kizomba nightlife!

    Location:
    Akadi
    1001 SE Division St
    Portland, OR 97202

    $5 admission
    21 and up

    Food and drink are available for purchase.
    Akadi serves delicious West African food!

    ::: WHAT IS KIZOMBA? :::
    #Kizomba is a refined and sophisticated style of music and dance from #Angola, #Africa. Enjoyed throughout the world, this unique dance has been gaining attention and popularity among dancers of all kinds. Recent years have even seen the emergence of kizomba rooms at events catering to salsa and bachata.

    Example videos:
    https://youtu.be/qSL0ZSXwfSE
    https://youtu.be/kUQSOuKmHFg

    ::: WHAT MUSIC WILL YOU HEAR AT KIZOMBA NIGHT? :::
    In addition to kizomba music, Kizomba Night also features music from Cape Verde, Haiti, and the French West Indies such as #zouk and #kompa

    At Kizomba Night, you will regularly hear music by artists such as Eddy Tussa, Enposib, Eduardo Paim, Puto Português, DJ Dias Rodrigues, DJ Paparazzi, Harmonik, Anselmo Ralph, Yola Semedo, C4 Pedro, Nelson Freitas, Djodje, Tabou Combo, Johnny Ramos, Zouk Machine, Patrick Saint Eloi, Kassav', Yudi Fox, Tanya St Val, Gerilson Insrael, Kaysha, Caló Pascoal, Jim Rama, Paulo Flores, Badoxa, Yuri da Cunha, Nu-Look, Bruna Tatiana, Alan Cavé, J Beatz, Carimi, Jean Philippe Marthely, Matias Damásio, Mika Mendes, Ivan Alekxei, Livongh, and many more…

    Example music:
    https://soundcloud.com/dj-panaflex/kizomba-autentica
    https://soundcloud.com/rucundin/trio-nights

    ::: WHO IS DJ PANAFLEX? :::
    Charlie Thompson (DJ Panaflex) has been delighting listeners and dancers with his Latin and Afro-Diasporic sets since 2013, playing #dancehall, #bachata, #kuduro, #dembow, and everything in-between. In 2016 he started his kizomba night series at Trio Club. The same year he partnered with Nathalia Carbajal to form the successful KiZouk Connection monthly dance party, which went on for years and was host to many nationally and internationally touring performers and instructors of Brazilian zouk.

    In 2021 he assumed a part-time role as programmer and presenter on Portland's 90.7 KBOO FM radio station:
    https://www.kboo.fm/profiles/dj-panaflex

    Other event highlights include:

    * Angola Independence Day
    * Haitian Flag Day
    * Tropitaal
    * Portland Winter Light Fest
    * Global Based Day Party
    * Noche de Cumbia at Holocene
    * Tropical Night at Vertical Room
    * PDX Bachata Cruise on the Portland Spirit
    * LambaFest
    * Rip City Bachata & Salsa Fest
    * The Way Up
    * Rum & Reggae at Yaad Style Jamaican Cuisine
    * Bollywood Night at Fuego

    https://www.facebook.com/events/644026350661870/

  • 9:00 pm Logic
    Logic
    Saturday June 10 – Sunday June 11
    9:00 pm

    Logic is a monthly salsa/bachata/kizomba event in the Portland metro area. We have rotating instructors & resident as well as guest DJs every month to offer a variety of different artists for the dancers to enjoy with each event. Each month we have the pleasure of having different instructors every month and you will be able to hear the music of a variety of DJs throughout the night.

Sunday June 11
  • Logic Ends 2:00 am
    Logic
    Saturday June 10 – Sunday June 11

    Logic is a monthly salsa/bachata/kizomba event in the Portland metro area. We have rotating instructors & resident as well as guest DJs every month to offer a variety of different artists for the dancers to enjoy with each event. Each month we have the pleasure of having different instructors every month and you will be able to hear the music of a variety of DJs throughout the night.

Monday June 12
Tuesday June 13
Wednesday June 14
Thursday June 15
Friday June 16
Saturday June 17
Sunday June 18
Monday June 19
Tuesday June 20
Wednesday June 21
Thursday June 22
Friday June 23
  • 11:00 pm Kizomba Night
    Kizomba Night
    Friday June 23 – Saturday June 24
    11:00 pm

    We are pleased to bring you Portland's latest spot for kizomba nightlife!

    Location:
    Akadi
    1001 SE Division St
    Portland, OR 97202

    $5 admission
    21 and up

    Food and drink are available for purchase.
    Akadi serves delicious West African food!

    ::: WHAT IS KIZOMBA? :::
    #Kizomba is a refined and sophisticated style of music and dance from #Angola, #Africa. Enjoyed throughout the world, this unique dance has been gaining attention and popularity among dancers of all kinds. Recent years have even seen the emergence of kizomba rooms at events catering to salsa and bachata.

    Example videos:
    https://youtu.be/qSL0ZSXwfSE
    https://youtu.be/kUQSOuKmHFg

    ::: WHAT MUSIC WILL YOU HEAR AT KIZOMBA NIGHT? :::
    In addition to kizomba music, Kizomba Night also features music from Cape Verde, Haiti, and the French West Indies such as #zouk and #kompa

    At Kizomba Night, you will regularly hear music by artists such as Eddy Tussa, Enposib, Eduardo Paim, Puto Português, DJ Dias Rodrigues, DJ Paparazzi, Harmonik, Anselmo Ralph, Yola Semedo, C4 Pedro, Nelson Freitas, Djodje, Tabou Combo, Johnny Ramos, Zouk Machine, Patrick Saint Eloi, Kassav', Yudi Fox, Tanya St Val, Gerilson Insrael, Kaysha, Caló Pascoal, Jim Rama, Paulo Flores, Badoxa, Yuri da Cunha, Nu-Look, Bruna Tatiana, Alan Cavé, J Beatz, Carimi, Jean Philippe Marthely, Matias Damásio, Mika Mendes, Ivan Alekxei, Livongh, and many more…

    Example music:
    https://soundcloud.com/dj-panaflex/kizomba-autentica
    https://soundcloud.com/rucundin/trio-nights

    ::: WHO IS DJ PANAFLEX? :::
    Charlie Thompson (DJ Panaflex) has been delighting listeners and dancers with his Latin and Afro-Diasporic sets since 2013, playing #dancehall, #bachata, #kuduro, #dembow, and everything in-between. In 2016 he started his kizomba night series at Trio Club. The same year he partnered with Nathalia Carbajal to form the successful KiZouk Connection monthly dance party, which went on for years and was host to many nationally and internationally touring performers and instructors of Brazilian zouk.

    In 2021 he assumed a part-time role as programmer and presenter on Portland's 90.7 KBOO FM radio station:
    https://www.kboo.fm/profiles/dj-panaflex

    Other event highlights include:

    * Angola Independence Day
    * Haitian Flag Day
    * Tropitaal
    * Portland Winter Light Fest
    * Global Based Day Party
    * Noche de Cumbia at Holocene
    * Tropical Night at Vertical Room
    * PDX Bachata Cruise on the Portland Spirit
    * LambaFest
    * Rip City Bachata & Salsa Fest
    * The Way Up
    * Rum & Reggae at Yaad Style Jamaican Cuisine
    * Bollywood Night at Fuego

    https://www.facebook.com/events/644026350661870/

Saturday June 24
  • Kizomba Night Ends 3:00 am
    Kizomba Night
    Friday June 23 – Saturday June 24

    We are pleased to bring you Portland's latest spot for kizomba nightlife!

    Location:
    Akadi
    1001 SE Division St
    Portland, OR 97202

    $5 admission
    21 and up

    Food and drink are available for purchase.
    Akadi serves delicious West African food!

    ::: WHAT IS KIZOMBA? :::
    #Kizomba is a refined and sophisticated style of music and dance from #Angola, #Africa. Enjoyed throughout the world, this unique dance has been gaining attention and popularity among dancers of all kinds. Recent years have even seen the emergence of kizomba rooms at events catering to salsa and bachata.

    Example videos:
    https://youtu.be/qSL0ZSXwfSE
    https://youtu.be/kUQSOuKmHFg

    ::: WHAT MUSIC WILL YOU HEAR AT KIZOMBA NIGHT? :::
    In addition to kizomba music, Kizomba Night also features music from Cape Verde, Haiti, and the French West Indies such as #zouk and #kompa

    At Kizomba Night, you will regularly hear music by artists such as Eddy Tussa, Enposib, Eduardo Paim, Puto Português, DJ Dias Rodrigues, DJ Paparazzi, Harmonik, Anselmo Ralph, Yola Semedo, C4 Pedro, Nelson Freitas, Djodje, Tabou Combo, Johnny Ramos, Zouk Machine, Patrick Saint Eloi, Kassav', Yudi Fox, Tanya St Val, Gerilson Insrael, Kaysha, Caló Pascoal, Jim Rama, Paulo Flores, Badoxa, Yuri da Cunha, Nu-Look, Bruna Tatiana, Alan Cavé, J Beatz, Carimi, Jean Philippe Marthely, Matias Damásio, Mika Mendes, Ivan Alekxei, Livongh, and many more…

    Example music:
    https://soundcloud.com/dj-panaflex/kizomba-autentica
    https://soundcloud.com/rucundin/trio-nights

    ::: WHO IS DJ PANAFLEX? :::
    Charlie Thompson (DJ Panaflex) has been delighting listeners and dancers with his Latin and Afro-Diasporic sets since 2013, playing #dancehall, #bachata, #kuduro, #dembow, and everything in-between. In 2016 he started his kizomba night series at Trio Club. The same year he partnered with Nathalia Carbajal to form the successful KiZouk Connection monthly dance party, which went on for years and was host to many nationally and internationally touring performers and instructors of Brazilian zouk.

    In 2021 he assumed a part-time role as programmer and presenter on Portland's 90.7 KBOO FM radio station:
    https://www.kboo.fm/profiles/dj-panaflex

    Other event highlights include:

    * Angola Independence Day
    * Haitian Flag Day
    * Tropitaal
    * Portland Winter Light Fest
    * Global Based Day Party
    * Noche de Cumbia at Holocene
    * Tropical Night at Vertical Room
    * PDX Bachata Cruise on the Portland Spirit
    * LambaFest
    * Rip City Bachata & Salsa Fest
    * The Way Up
    * Rum & Reggae at Yaad Style Jamaican Cuisine
    * Bollywood Night at Fuego

    https://www.facebook.com/events/644026350661870/

Sunday June 25
  • 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm Bachata & Urban Kiz Sunday Social
    Bachata & Urban Kiz Sunday Social
    Sunday June 25
    5:00 pm – 10:00 pm

    More details to be announced

Monday June 26
Tuesday June 27
Wednesday June 28
Thursday June 29
Friday June 30

July 2023

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
Saturday July 1
Sunday July 2
Monday July 3
Tuesday July 4
Wednesday July 5
Thursday July 6
Friday July 7
  • 11:00 pm Kizomba Night
    Kizomba Night
    Friday July 7 – Saturday July 8
    11:00 pm

    We are pleased to bring you Portland's latest spot for kizomba nightlife!

    Location:
    Akadi
    1001 SE Division St
    Portland, OR 97202

    $5 admission
    21 and up

    Food and drink are available for purchase.
    Akadi serves delicious West African food!

    ::: WHAT IS KIZOMBA? :::
    #Kizomba is a refined and sophisticated style of music and dance from #Angola, #Africa. Enjoyed throughout the world, this unique dance has been gaining attention and popularity among dancers of all kinds. Recent years have even seen the emergence of kizomba rooms at events catering to salsa and bachata.

    Example videos:
    https://youtu.be/qSL0ZSXwfSE
    https://youtu.be/kUQSOuKmHFg

    ::: WHAT MUSIC WILL YOU HEAR AT KIZOMBA NIGHT? :::
    In addition to kizomba music, Kizomba Night also features music from Cape Verde, Haiti, and the French West Indies such as #zouk and #kompa

    At Kizomba Night, you will regularly hear music by artists such as Eddy Tussa, Enposib, Eduardo Paim, Puto Português, DJ Dias Rodrigues, DJ Paparazzi, Harmonik, Anselmo Ralph, Yola Semedo, C4 Pedro, Nelson Freitas, Djodje, Tabou Combo, Johnny Ramos, Zouk Machine, Patrick Saint Eloi, Kassav', Yudi Fox, Tanya St Val, Gerilson Insrael, Kaysha, Caló Pascoal, Jim Rama, Paulo Flores, Badoxa, Yuri da Cunha, Nu-Look, Bruna Tatiana, Alan Cavé, J Beatz, Carimi, Jean Philippe Marthely, Matias Damásio, Mika Mendes, Ivan Alekxei, Livongh, and many more…

    Example music:
    https://soundcloud.com/dj-panaflex/kizomba-autentica
    https://soundcloud.com/rucundin/trio-nights

    ::: WHO IS DJ PANAFLEX? :::
    Charlie Thompson (DJ Panaflex) has been delighting listeners and dancers with his Latin and Afro-Diasporic sets since 2013, playing #dancehall, #bachata, #kuduro, #dembow, and everything in-between. In 2016 he started his kizomba night series at Trio Club. The same year he partnered with Nathalia Carbajal to form the successful KiZouk Connection monthly dance party, which went on for years and was host to many nationally and internationally touring performers and instructors of Brazilian zouk.

    In 2021 he assumed a part-time role as programmer and presenter on Portland's 90.7 KBOO FM radio station:
    https://www.kboo.fm/profiles/dj-panaflex

    Other event highlights include:

    * Angola Independence Day
    * Haitian Flag Day
    * Tropitaal
    * Portland Winter Light Fest
    * Global Based Day Party
    * Noche de Cumbia at Holocene
    * Tropical Night at Vertical Room
    * PDX Bachata Cruise on the Portland Spirit
    * LambaFest
    * Rip City Bachata & Salsa Fest
    * The Way Up
    * Rum & Reggae at Yaad Style Jamaican Cuisine
    * Bollywood Night at Fuego

    https://www.facebook.com/events/644026350661870/

Saturday July 8
  • Kizomba Night Ends 3:00 am
    Kizomba Night
    Friday July 7 – Saturday July 8

    We are pleased to bring you Portland's latest spot for kizomba nightlife!

    Location:
    Akadi
    1001 SE Division St
    Portland, OR 97202

    $5 admission
    21 and up

    Food and drink are available for purchase.
    Akadi serves delicious West African food!

    ::: WHAT IS KIZOMBA? :::
    #Kizomba is a refined and sophisticated style of music and dance from #Angola, #Africa. Enjoyed throughout the world, this unique dance has been gaining attention and popularity among dancers of all kinds. Recent years have even seen the emergence of kizomba rooms at events catering to salsa and bachata.

    Example videos:
    https://youtu.be/qSL0ZSXwfSE
    https://youtu.be/kUQSOuKmHFg

    ::: WHAT MUSIC WILL YOU HEAR AT KIZOMBA NIGHT? :::
    In addition to kizomba music, Kizomba Night also features music from Cape Verde, Haiti, and the French West Indies such as #zouk and #kompa

    At Kizomba Night, you will regularly hear music by artists such as Eddy Tussa, Enposib, Eduardo Paim, Puto Português, DJ Dias Rodrigues, DJ Paparazzi, Harmonik, Anselmo Ralph, Yola Semedo, C4 Pedro, Nelson Freitas, Djodje, Tabou Combo, Johnny Ramos, Zouk Machine, Patrick Saint Eloi, Kassav', Yudi Fox, Tanya St Val, Gerilson Insrael, Kaysha, Caló Pascoal, Jim Rama, Paulo Flores, Badoxa, Yuri da Cunha, Nu-Look, Bruna Tatiana, Alan Cavé, J Beatz, Carimi, Jean Philippe Marthely, Matias Damásio, Mika Mendes, Ivan Alekxei, Livongh, and many more…

    Example music:
    https://soundcloud.com/dj-panaflex/kizomba-autentica
    https://soundcloud.com/rucundin/trio-nights

    ::: WHO IS DJ PANAFLEX? :::
    Charlie Thompson (DJ Panaflex) has been delighting listeners and dancers with his Latin and Afro-Diasporic sets since 2013, playing #dancehall, #bachata, #kuduro, #dembow, and everything in-between. In 2016 he started his kizomba night series at Trio Club. The same year he partnered with Nathalia Carbajal to form the successful KiZouk Connection monthly dance party, which went on for years and was host to many nationally and internationally touring performers and instructors of Brazilian zouk.

    In 2021 he assumed a part-time role as programmer and presenter on Portland's 90.7 KBOO FM radio station:
    https://www.kboo.fm/profiles/dj-panaflex

    Other event highlights include:

    * Angola Independence Day
    * Haitian Flag Day
    * Tropitaal
    * Portland Winter Light Fest
    * Global Based Day Party
    * Noche de Cumbia at Holocene
    * Tropical Night at Vertical Room
    * PDX Bachata Cruise on the Portland Spirit
    * LambaFest
    * Rip City Bachata & Salsa Fest
    * The Way Up
    * Rum & Reggae at Yaad Style Jamaican Cuisine
    * Bollywood Night at Fuego

    https://www.facebook.com/events/644026350661870/

  • 9:00 pm Logic
    Logic
    Saturday July 8 – Sunday July 9
    9:00 pm

    Logic is a monthly salsa/bachata/kizomba event in the Portland metro area. We have rotating instructors & resident as well as guest DJs every month to offer a variety of different artists for the dancers to enjoy with each event. Each month we have the pleasure of having different instructors every month and you will be able to hear the music of a variety of DJs throughout the night.

Sunday July 9
  • Logic Ends 2:00 am
    Logic
    Saturday July 8 – Sunday July 9

    Logic is a monthly salsa/bachata/kizomba event in the Portland metro area. We have rotating instructors & resident as well as guest DJs every month to offer a variety of different artists for the dancers to enjoy with each event. Each month we have the pleasure of having different instructors every month and you will be able to hear the music of a variety of DJs throughout the night.

Monday July 10
Tuesday July 11
Wednesday July 12
Thursday July 13
Friday July 14
Saturday July 15
Sunday July 16
Monday July 17
Tuesday July 18
Wednesday July 19
Thursday July 20
Friday July 21
Saturday July 22
Sunday July 23
  • 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm Bachata & Urban Kiz Sunday Social
    Bachata & Urban Kiz Sunday Social
    Sunday July 23
    5:00 pm – 10:00 pm

    More details to be announced

Monday July 24
Tuesday July 25
Wednesday July 26
Thursday July 27
Friday July 28
  • 11:00 pm Kizomba Night
    Kizomba Night
    Friday July 28 – Saturday July 29
    11:00 pm

    We are pleased to bring you Portland's latest spot for kizomba nightlife!

    Location:
    Akadi
    1001 SE Division St
    Portland, OR 97202

    $5 admission
    21 and up

    Food and drink are available for purchase.
    Akadi serves delicious West African food!

    ::: WHAT IS KIZOMBA? :::
    #Kizomba is a refined and sophisticated style of music and dance from #Angola, #Africa. Enjoyed throughout the world, this unique dance has been gaining attention and popularity among dancers of all kinds. Recent years have even seen the emergence of kizomba rooms at events catering to salsa and bachata.

    Example videos:
    https://youtu.be/qSL0ZSXwfSE
    https://youtu.be/kUQSOuKmHFg

    ::: WHAT MUSIC WILL YOU HEAR AT KIZOMBA NIGHT? :::
    In addition to kizomba music, Kizomba Night also features music from Cape Verde, Haiti, and the French West Indies such as #zouk and #kompa

    At Kizomba Night, you will regularly hear music by artists such as Eddy Tussa, Enposib, Eduardo Paim, Puto Português, DJ Dias Rodrigues, DJ Paparazzi, Harmonik, Anselmo Ralph, Yola Semedo, C4 Pedro, Nelson Freitas, Djodje, Tabou Combo, Johnny Ramos, Zouk Machine, Patrick Saint Eloi, Kassav', Yudi Fox, Tanya St Val, Gerilson Insrael, Kaysha, Caló Pascoal, Jim Rama, Paulo Flores, Badoxa, Yuri da Cunha, Nu-Look, Bruna Tatiana, Alan Cavé, J Beatz, Carimi, Jean Philippe Marthely, Matias Damásio, Mika Mendes, Ivan Alekxei, Livongh, and many more…

    Example music:
    https://soundcloud.com/dj-panaflex/kizomba-autentica
    https://soundcloud.com/rucundin/trio-nights

    ::: WHO IS DJ PANAFLEX? :::
    Charlie Thompson (DJ Panaflex) has been delighting listeners and dancers with his Latin and Afro-Diasporic sets since 2013, playing #dancehall, #bachata, #kuduro, #dembow, and everything in-between. In 2016 he started his kizomba night series at Trio Club. The same year he partnered with Nathalia Carbajal to form the successful KiZouk Connection monthly dance party, which went on for years and was host to many nationally and internationally touring performers and instructors of Brazilian zouk.

    In 2021 he assumed a part-time role as programmer and presenter on Portland's 90.7 KBOO FM radio station:
    https://www.kboo.fm/profiles/dj-panaflex

    Other event highlights include:

    * Angola Independence Day
    * Haitian Flag Day
    * Tropitaal
    * Portland Winter Light Fest
    * Global Based Day Party
    * Noche de Cumbia at Holocene
    * Tropical Night at Vertical Room
    * PDX Bachata Cruise on the Portland Spirit
    * LambaFest
    * Rip City Bachata & Salsa Fest
    * The Way Up
    * Rum & Reggae at Yaad Style Jamaican Cuisine
    * Bollywood Night at Fuego

    https://www.facebook.com/events/644026350661870/

Saturday July 29
  • Kizomba Night Ends 3:00 am
    Kizomba Night
    Friday July 28 – Saturday July 29

    We are pleased to bring you Portland's latest spot for kizomba nightlife!

    Location:
    Akadi
    1001 SE Division St
    Portland, OR 97202

    $5 admission
    21 and up

    Food and drink are available for purchase.
    Akadi serves delicious West African food!

    ::: WHAT IS KIZOMBA? :::
    #Kizomba is a refined and sophisticated style of music and dance from #Angola, #Africa. Enjoyed throughout the world, this unique dance has been gaining attention and popularity among dancers of all kinds. Recent years have even seen the emergence of kizomba rooms at events catering to salsa and bachata.

    Example videos:
    https://youtu.be/qSL0ZSXwfSE
    https://youtu.be/kUQSOuKmHFg

    ::: WHAT MUSIC WILL YOU HEAR AT KIZOMBA NIGHT? :::
    In addition to kizomba music, Kizomba Night also features music from Cape Verde, Haiti, and the French West Indies such as #zouk and #kompa

    At Kizomba Night, you will regularly hear music by artists such as Eddy Tussa, Enposib, Eduardo Paim, Puto Português, DJ Dias Rodrigues, DJ Paparazzi, Harmonik, Anselmo Ralph, Yola Semedo, C4 Pedro, Nelson Freitas, Djodje, Tabou Combo, Johnny Ramos, Zouk Machine, Patrick Saint Eloi, Kassav', Yudi Fox, Tanya St Val, Gerilson Insrael, Kaysha, Caló Pascoal, Jim Rama, Paulo Flores, Badoxa, Yuri da Cunha, Nu-Look, Bruna Tatiana, Alan Cavé, J Beatz, Carimi, Jean Philippe Marthely, Matias Damásio, Mika Mendes, Ivan Alekxei, Livongh, and many more…

    Example music:
    https://soundcloud.com/dj-panaflex/kizomba-autentica
    https://soundcloud.com/rucundin/trio-nights

    ::: WHO IS DJ PANAFLEX? :::
    Charlie Thompson (DJ Panaflex) has been delighting listeners and dancers with his Latin and Afro-Diasporic sets since 2013, playing #dancehall, #bachata, #kuduro, #dembow, and everything in-between. In 2016 he started his kizomba night series at Trio Club. The same year he partnered with Nathalia Carbajal to form the successful KiZouk Connection monthly dance party, which went on for years and was host to many nationally and internationally touring performers and instructors of Brazilian zouk.

    In 2021 he assumed a part-time role as programmer and presenter on Portland's 90.7 KBOO FM radio station:
    https://www.kboo.fm/profiles/dj-panaflex

    Other event highlights include:

    * Angola Independence Day
    * Haitian Flag Day
    * Tropitaal
    * Portland Winter Light Fest
    * Global Based Day Party
    * Noche de Cumbia at Holocene
    * Tropical Night at Vertical Room
    * PDX Bachata Cruise on the Portland Spirit
    * LambaFest
    * Rip City Bachata & Salsa Fest
    * The Way Up
    * Rum & Reggae at Yaad Style Jamaican Cuisine
    * Bollywood Night at Fuego

    https://www.facebook.com/events/644026350661870/

Sunday July 30
Monday July 31

August 2023

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
Tuesday August 1
Wednesday August 2
Thursday August 3
Friday August 4
Saturday August 5
Sunday August 6
Monday August 7
Tuesday August 8
Wednesday August 9
Thursday August 10
Friday August 11
  • 11:00 pm Kizomba Night
    Kizomba Night
    Friday August 11 – Saturday August 12
    11:00 pm

    We are pleased to bring you Portland's latest spot for kizomba nightlife!

    Location:
    Akadi
    1001 SE Division St
    Portland, OR 97202

    $5 admission
    21 and up

    Food and drink are available for purchase.
    Akadi serves delicious West African food!

    ::: WHAT IS KIZOMBA? :::
    #Kizomba is a refined and sophisticated style of music and dance from #Angola, #Africa. Enjoyed throughout the world, this unique dance has been gaining attention and popularity among dancers of all kinds. Recent years have even seen the emergence of kizomba rooms at events catering to salsa and bachata.

    Example videos:
    https://youtu.be/qSL0ZSXwfSE
    https://youtu.be/kUQSOuKmHFg

    ::: WHAT MUSIC WILL YOU HEAR AT KIZOMBA NIGHT? :::
    In addition to kizomba music, Kizomba Night also features music from Cape Verde, Haiti, and the French West Indies such as #zouk and #kompa

    At Kizomba Night, you will regularly hear music by artists such as Eddy Tussa, Enposib, Eduardo Paim, Puto Português, DJ Dias Rodrigues, DJ Paparazzi, Harmonik, Anselmo Ralph, Yola Semedo, C4 Pedro, Nelson Freitas, Djodje, Tabou Combo, Johnny Ramos, Zouk Machine, Patrick Saint Eloi, Kassav', Yudi Fox, Tanya St Val, Gerilson Insrael, Kaysha, Caló Pascoal, Jim Rama, Paulo Flores, Badoxa, Yuri da Cunha, Nu-Look, Bruna Tatiana, Alan Cavé, J Beatz, Carimi, Jean Philippe Marthely, Matias Damásio, Mika Mendes, Ivan Alekxei, Livongh, and many more…

    Example music:
    https://soundcloud.com/dj-panaflex/kizomba-autentica
    https://soundcloud.com/rucundin/trio-nights

    ::: WHO IS DJ PANAFLEX? :::
    Charlie Thompson (DJ Panaflex) has been delighting listeners and dancers with his Latin and Afro-Diasporic sets since 2013, playing #dancehall, #bachata, #kuduro, #dembow, and everything in-between. In 2016 he started his kizomba night series at Trio Club. The same year he partnered with Nathalia Carbajal to form the successful KiZouk Connection monthly dance party, which went on for years and was host to many nationally and internationally touring performers and instructors of Brazilian zouk.

    In 2021 he assumed a part-time role as programmer and presenter on Portland's 90.7 KBOO FM radio station:
    https://www.kboo.fm/profiles/dj-panaflex

    Other event highlights include:

    * Angola Independence Day
    * Haitian Flag Day
    * Tropitaal
    * Portland Winter Light Fest
    * Global Based Day Party
    * Noche de Cumbia at Holocene
    * Tropical Night at Vertical Room
    * PDX Bachata Cruise on the Portland Spirit
    * LambaFest
    * Rip City Bachata & Salsa Fest
    * The Way Up
    * Rum & Reggae at Yaad Style Jamaican Cuisine
    * Bollywood Night at Fuego

    https://www.facebook.com/events/644026350661870/

Saturday August 12
  • Kizomba Night Ends 3:00 am
    Kizomba Night
    Friday August 11 – Saturday August 12

    We are pleased to bring you Portland's latest spot for kizomba nightlife!

    Location:
    Akadi
    1001 SE Division St
    Portland, OR 97202

    $5 admission
    21 and up

    Food and drink are available for purchase.
    Akadi serves delicious West African food!

    ::: WHAT IS KIZOMBA? :::
    #Kizomba is a refined and sophisticated style of music and dance from #Angola, #Africa. Enjoyed throughout the world, this unique dance has been gaining attention and popularity among dancers of all kinds. Recent years have even seen the emergence of kizomba rooms at events catering to salsa and bachata.

    Example videos:
    https://youtu.be/qSL0ZSXwfSE
    https://youtu.be/kUQSOuKmHFg

    ::: WHAT MUSIC WILL YOU HEAR AT KIZOMBA NIGHT? :::
    In addition to kizomba music, Kizomba Night also features music from Cape Verde, Haiti, and the French West Indies such as #zouk and #kompa

    At Kizomba Night, you will regularly hear music by artists such as Eddy Tussa, Enposib, Eduardo Paim, Puto Português, DJ Dias Rodrigues, DJ Paparazzi, Harmonik, Anselmo Ralph, Yola Semedo, C4 Pedro, Nelson Freitas, Djodje, Tabou Combo, Johnny Ramos, Zouk Machine, Patrick Saint Eloi, Kassav', Yudi Fox, Tanya St Val, Gerilson Insrael, Kaysha, Caló Pascoal, Jim Rama, Paulo Flores, Badoxa, Yuri da Cunha, Nu-Look, Bruna Tatiana, Alan Cavé, J Beatz, Carimi, Jean Philippe Marthely, Matias Damásio, Mika Mendes, Ivan Alekxei, Livongh, and many more…

    Example music:
    https://soundcloud.com/dj-panaflex/kizomba-autentica
    https://soundcloud.com/rucundin/trio-nights

    ::: WHO IS DJ PANAFLEX? :::
    Charlie Thompson (DJ Panaflex) has been delighting listeners and dancers with his Latin and Afro-Diasporic sets since 2013, playing #dancehall, #bachata, #kuduro, #dembow, and everything in-between. In 2016 he started his kizomba night series at Trio Club. The same year he partnered with Nathalia Carbajal to form the successful KiZouk Connection monthly dance party, which went on for years and was host to many nationally and internationally touring performers and instructors of Brazilian zouk.

    In 2021 he assumed a part-time role as programmer and presenter on Portland's 90.7 KBOO FM radio station:
    https://www.kboo.fm/profiles/dj-panaflex

    Other event highlights include:

    * Angola Independence Day
    * Haitian Flag Day
    * Tropitaal
    * Portland Winter Light Fest
    * Global Based Day Party
    * Noche de Cumbia at Holocene
    * Tropical Night at Vertical Room
    * PDX Bachata Cruise on the Portland Spirit
    * LambaFest
    * Rip City Bachata & Salsa Fest
    * The Way Up
    * Rum & Reggae at Yaad Style Jamaican Cuisine
    * Bollywood Night at Fuego

    https://www.facebook.com/events/644026350661870/

  • 9:00 pm Logic
    Logic
    Saturday August 12 – Sunday August 13
    9:00 pm

    Logic is a monthly salsa/bachata/kizomba event in the Portland metro area. We have rotating instructors & resident as well as guest DJs every month to offer a variety of different artists for the dancers to enjoy with each event. Each month we have the pleasure of having different instructors every month and you will be able to hear the music of a variety of DJs throughout the night.

Sunday August 13
  • Logic Ends 2:00 am
    Logic
    Saturday August 12 – Sunday August 13

    Logic is a monthly salsa/bachata/kizomba event in the Portland metro area. We have rotating instructors & resident as well as guest DJs every month to offer a variety of different artists for the dancers to enjoy with each event. Each month we have the pleasure of having different instructors every month and you will be able to hear the music of a variety of DJs throughout the night.

Monday August 14
Tuesday August 15
Wednesday August 16
Thursday August 17
Friday August 18
Saturday August 19
Sunday August 20
Monday August 21
Tuesday August 22
Wednesday August 23
Thursday August 24
Friday August 25
  • 11:00 pm Kizomba Night
    Kizomba Night
    Friday August 25 – Saturday August 26
    11:00 pm

    We are pleased to bring you Portland's latest spot for kizomba nightlife!

    Location:
    Akadi
    1001 SE Division St
    Portland, OR 97202

    $5 admission
    21 and up

    Food and drink are available for purchase.
    Akadi serves delicious West African food!

    ::: WHAT IS KIZOMBA? :::
    #Kizomba is a refined and sophisticated style of music and dance from #Angola, #Africa. Enjoyed throughout the world, this unique dance has been gaining attention and popularity among dancers of all kinds. Recent years have even seen the emergence of kizomba rooms at events catering to salsa and bachata.

    Example videos:
    https://youtu.be/qSL0ZSXwfSE
    https://youtu.be/kUQSOuKmHFg

    ::: WHAT MUSIC WILL YOU HEAR AT KIZOMBA NIGHT? :::
    In addition to kizomba music, Kizomba Night also features music from Cape Verde, Haiti, and the French West Indies such as #zouk and #kompa

    At Kizomba Night, you will regularly hear music by artists such as Eddy Tussa, Enposib, Eduardo Paim, Puto Português, DJ Dias Rodrigues, DJ Paparazzi, Harmonik, Anselmo Ralph, Yola Semedo, C4 Pedro, Nelson Freitas, Djodje, Tabou Combo, Johnny Ramos, Zouk Machine, Patrick Saint Eloi, Kassav', Yudi Fox, Tanya St Val, Gerilson Insrael, Kaysha, Caló Pascoal, Jim Rama, Paulo Flores, Badoxa, Yuri da Cunha, Nu-Look, Bruna Tatiana, Alan Cavé, J Beatz, Carimi, Jean Philippe Marthely, Matias Damásio, Mika Mendes, Ivan Alekxei, Livongh, and many more…

    Example music:
    https://soundcloud.com/dj-panaflex/kizomba-autentica
    https://soundcloud.com/rucundin/trio-nights

    ::: WHO IS DJ PANAFLEX? :::
    Charlie Thompson (DJ Panaflex) has been delighting listeners and dancers with his Latin and Afro-Diasporic sets since 2013, playing #dancehall, #bachata, #kuduro, #dembow, and everything in-between. In 2016 he started his kizomba night series at Trio Club. The same year he partnered with Nathalia Carbajal to form the successful KiZouk Connection monthly dance party, which went on for years and was host to many nationally and internationally touring performers and instructors of Brazilian zouk.

    In 2021 he assumed a part-time role as programmer and presenter on Portland's 90.7 KBOO FM radio station:
    https://www.kboo.fm/profiles/dj-panaflex

    Other event highlights include:

    * Angola Independence Day
    * Haitian Flag Day
    * Tropitaal
    * Portland Winter Light Fest
    * Global Based Day Party
    * Noche de Cumbia at Holocene
    * Tropical Night at Vertical Room
    * PDX Bachata Cruise on the Portland Spirit
    * LambaFest
    * Rip City Bachata & Salsa Fest
    * The Way Up
    * Rum & Reggae at Yaad Style Jamaican Cuisine
    * Bollywood Night at Fuego

    https://www.facebook.com/events/644026350661870/

Saturday August 26
  • Kizomba Night Ends 3:00 am
    Kizomba Night
    Friday August 25 – Saturday August 26

    We are pleased to bring you Portland's latest spot for kizomba nightlife!

    Location:
    Akadi
    1001 SE Division St
    Portland, OR 97202

    $5 admission
    21 and up

    Food and drink are available for purchase.
    Akadi serves delicious West African food!

    ::: WHAT IS KIZOMBA? :::
    #Kizomba is a refined and sophisticated style of music and dance from #Angola, #Africa. Enjoyed throughout the world, this unique dance has been gaining attention and popularity among dancers of all kinds. Recent years have even seen the emergence of kizomba rooms at events catering to salsa and bachata.

    Example videos:
    https://youtu.be/qSL0ZSXwfSE
    https://youtu.be/kUQSOuKmHFg

    ::: WHAT MUSIC WILL YOU HEAR AT KIZOMBA NIGHT? :::
    In addition to kizomba music, Kizomba Night also features music from Cape Verde, Haiti, and the French West Indies such as #zouk and #kompa

    At Kizomba Night, you will regularly hear music by artists such as Eddy Tussa, Enposib, Eduardo Paim, Puto Português, DJ Dias Rodrigues, DJ Paparazzi, Harmonik, Anselmo Ralph, Yola Semedo, C4 Pedro, Nelson Freitas, Djodje, Tabou Combo, Johnny Ramos, Zouk Machine, Patrick Saint Eloi, Kassav', Yudi Fox, Tanya St Val, Gerilson Insrael, Kaysha, Caló Pascoal, Jim Rama, Paulo Flores, Badoxa, Yuri da Cunha, Nu-Look, Bruna Tatiana, Alan Cavé, J Beatz, Carimi, Jean Philippe Marthely, Matias Damásio, Mika Mendes, Ivan Alekxei, Livongh, and many more…

    Example music:
    https://soundcloud.com/dj-panaflex/kizomba-autentica
    https://soundcloud.com/rucundin/trio-nights

    ::: WHO IS DJ PANAFLEX? :::
    Charlie Thompson (DJ Panaflex) has been delighting listeners and dancers with his Latin and Afro-Diasporic sets since 2013, playing #dancehall, #bachata, #kuduro, #dembow, and everything in-between. In 2016 he started his kizomba night series at Trio Club. The same year he partnered with Nathalia Carbajal to form the successful KiZouk Connection monthly dance party, which went on for years and was host to many nationally and internationally touring performers and instructors of Brazilian zouk.

    In 2021 he assumed a part-time role as programmer and presenter on Portland's 90.7 KBOO FM radio station:
    https://www.kboo.fm/profiles/dj-panaflex

    Other event highlights include:

    * Angola Independence Day
    * Haitian Flag Day
    * Tropitaal
    * Portland Winter Light Fest
    * Global Based Day Party
    * Noche de Cumbia at Holocene
    * Tropical Night at Vertical Room
    * PDX Bachata Cruise on the Portland Spirit
    * LambaFest
    * Rip City Bachata & Salsa Fest
    * The Way Up
    * Rum & Reggae at Yaad Style Jamaican Cuisine
    * Bollywood Night at Fuego

    https://www.facebook.com/events/644026350661870/

Sunday August 27
  • 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm Bachata & Urban Kiz Sunday Social
    Bachata & Urban Kiz Sunday Social
    Sunday August 27
    5:00 pm – 10:00 pm

    More details to be announced

Monday August 28
Tuesday August 29
Wednesday August 30
Thursday August 31

September 2023

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
Friday September 1
Saturday September 2
Sunday September 3
Monday September 4
Tuesday September 5
Wednesday September 6
Thursday September 7
Friday September 8
  • 11:00 pm Kizomba Night
    Kizomba Night
    Friday September 8 – Saturday September 9
    11:00 pm

    We are pleased to bring you Portland's latest spot for kizomba nightlife!

    Location:
    Akadi
    1001 SE Division St
    Portland, OR 97202

    $5 admission
    21 and up

    Food and drink are available for purchase.
    Akadi serves delicious West African food!

    ::: WHAT IS KIZOMBA? :::
    #Kizomba is a refined and sophisticated style of music and dance from #Angola, #Africa. Enjoyed throughout the world, this unique dance has been gaining attention and popularity among dancers of all kinds. Recent years have even seen the emergence of kizomba rooms at events catering to salsa and bachata.

    Example videos:
    https://youtu.be/qSL0ZSXwfSE
    https://youtu.be/kUQSOuKmHFg

    ::: WHAT MUSIC WILL YOU HEAR AT KIZOMBA NIGHT? :::
    In addition to kizomba music, Kizomba Night also features music from Cape Verde, Haiti, and the French West Indies such as #zouk and #kompa

    At Kizomba Night, you will regularly hear music by artists such as Eddy Tussa, Enposib, Eduardo Paim, Puto Português, DJ Dias Rodrigues, DJ Paparazzi, Harmonik, Anselmo Ralph, Yola Semedo, C4 Pedro, Nelson Freitas, Djodje, Tabou Combo, Johnny Ramos, Zouk Machine, Patrick Saint Eloi, Kassav', Yudi Fox, Tanya St Val, Gerilson Insrael, Kaysha, Caló Pascoal, Jim Rama, Paulo Flores, Badoxa, Yuri da Cunha, Nu-Look, Bruna Tatiana, Alan Cavé, J Beatz, Carimi, Jean Philippe Marthely, Matias Damásio, Mika Mendes, Ivan Alekxei, Livongh, and many more…

    Example music:
    https://soundcloud.com/dj-panaflex/kizomba-autentica
    https://soundcloud.com/rucundin/trio-nights

    ::: WHO IS DJ PANAFLEX? :::
    Charlie Thompson (DJ Panaflex) has been delighting listeners and dancers with his Latin and Afro-Diasporic sets since 2013, playing #dancehall, #bachata, #kuduro, #dembow, and everything in-between. In 2016 he started his kizomba night series at Trio Club. The same year he partnered with Nathalia Carbajal to form the successful KiZouk Connection monthly dance party, which went on for years and was host to many nationally and internationally touring performers and instructors of Brazilian zouk.

    In 2021 he assumed a part-time role as programmer and presenter on Portland's 90.7 KBOO FM radio station:
    https://www.kboo.fm/profiles/dj-panaflex

    Other event highlights include:

    * Angola Independence Day
    * Haitian Flag Day
    * Tropitaal
    * Portland Winter Light Fest
    * Global Based Day Party
    * Noche de Cumbia at Holocene
    * Tropical Night at Vertical Room
    * PDX Bachata Cruise on the Portland Spirit
    * LambaFest
    * Rip City Bachata & Salsa Fest
    * The Way Up
    * Rum & Reggae at Yaad Style Jamaican Cuisine
    * Bollywood Night at Fuego

    https://www.facebook.com/events/644026350661870/

Saturday September 9
  • Kizomba Night Ends 3:00 am
    Kizomba Night
    Friday September 8 – Saturday September 9

    We are pleased to bring you Portland's latest spot for kizomba nightlife!

    Location:
    Akadi
    1001 SE Division St
    Portland, OR 97202

    $5 admission
    21 and up

    Food and drink are available for purchase.
    Akadi serves delicious West African food!

    ::: WHAT IS KIZOMBA? :::
    #Kizomba is a refined and sophisticated style of music and dance from #Angola, #Africa. Enjoyed throughout the world, this unique dance has been gaining attention and popularity among dancers of all kinds. Recent years have even seen the emergence of kizomba rooms at events catering to salsa and bachata.

    Example videos:
    https://youtu.be/qSL0ZSXwfSE
    https://youtu.be/kUQSOuKmHFg

    ::: WHAT MUSIC WILL YOU HEAR AT KIZOMBA NIGHT? :::
    In addition to kizomba music, Kizomba Night also features music from Cape Verde, Haiti, and the French West Indies such as #zouk and #kompa

    At Kizomba Night, you will regularly hear music by artists such as Eddy Tussa, Enposib, Eduardo Paim, Puto Português, DJ Dias Rodrigues, DJ Paparazzi, Harmonik, Anselmo Ralph, Yola Semedo, C4 Pedro, Nelson Freitas, Djodje, Tabou Combo, Johnny Ramos, Zouk Machine, Patrick Saint Eloi, Kassav', Yudi Fox, Tanya St Val, Gerilson Insrael, Kaysha, Caló Pascoal, Jim Rama, Paulo Flores, Badoxa, Yuri da Cunha, Nu-Look, Bruna Tatiana, Alan Cavé, J Beatz, Carimi, Jean Philippe Marthely, Matias Damásio, Mika Mendes, Ivan Alekxei, Livongh, and many more…

    Example music:
    https://soundcloud.com/dj-panaflex/kizomba-autentica
    https://soundcloud.com/rucundin/trio-nights

    ::: WHO IS DJ PANAFLEX? :::
    Charlie Thompson (DJ Panaflex) has been delighting listeners and dancers with his Latin and Afro-Diasporic sets since 2013, playing #dancehall, #bachata, #kuduro, #dembow, and everything in-between. In 2016 he started his kizomba night series at Trio Club. The same year he partnered with Nathalia Carbajal to form the successful KiZouk Connection monthly dance party, which went on for years and was host to many nationally and internationally touring performers and instructors of Brazilian zouk.

    In 2021 he assumed a part-time role as programmer and presenter on Portland's 90.7 KBOO FM radio station:
    https://www.kboo.fm/profiles/dj-panaflex

    Other event highlights include:

    * Angola Independence Day
    * Haitian Flag Day
    * Tropitaal
    * Portland Winter Light Fest
    * Global Based Day Party
    * Noche de Cumbia at Holocene
    * Tropical Night at Vertical Room
    * PDX Bachata Cruise on the Portland Spirit
    * LambaFest
    * Rip City Bachata & Salsa Fest
    * The Way Up
    * Rum & Reggae at Yaad Style Jamaican Cuisine
    * Bollywood Night at Fuego

    https://www.facebook.com/events/644026350661870/

  • 9:00 pm Logic
    Logic
    Saturday September 9 – Sunday September 10
    9:00 pm

    Logic is a monthly salsa/bachata/kizomba event in the Portland metro area. We have rotating instructors & resident as well as guest DJs every month to offer a variety of different artists for the dancers to enjoy with each event. Each month we have the pleasure of having different instructors every month and you will be able to hear the music of a variety of DJs throughout the night.

Sunday September 10
  • Logic Ends 2:00 am
    Logic
    Saturday September 9 – Sunday September 10

    Logic is a monthly salsa/bachata/kizomba event in the Portland metro area. We have rotating instructors & resident as well as guest DJs every month to offer a variety of different artists for the dancers to enjoy with each event. Each month we have the pleasure of having different instructors every month and you will be able to hear the music of a variety of DJs throughout the night.

Monday September 11
Tuesday September 12
Wednesday September 13
Thursday September 14
Friday September 15
Saturday September 16
Sunday September 17
Monday September 18
Tuesday September 19
Wednesday September 20
Thursday September 21
Friday September 22
Saturday September 23
Sunday September 24
  • 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm Bachata & Urban Kiz Sunday Social
    Bachata & Urban Kiz Sunday Social
    Sunday September 24
    5:00 pm – 10:00 pm

    More details to be announced

Monday September 25
Tuesday September 26
Wednesday September 27
Thursday September 28
Friday September 29
  • 11:00 pm Kizomba Night
    Kizomba Night
    Friday September 29 – Saturday September 30
    11:00 pm

    We are pleased to bring you Portland's latest spot for kizomba nightlife!

    Location:
    Akadi
    1001 SE Division St
    Portland, OR 97202

    $5 admission
    21 and up

    Food and drink are available for purchase.
    Akadi serves delicious West African food!

    ::: WHAT IS KIZOMBA? :::
    #Kizomba is a refined and sophisticated style of music and dance from #Angola, #Africa. Enjoyed throughout the world, this unique dance has been gaining attention and popularity among dancers of all kinds. Recent years have even seen the emergence of kizomba rooms at events catering to salsa and bachata.

    Example videos:
    https://youtu.be/qSL0ZSXwfSE
    https://youtu.be/kUQSOuKmHFg

    ::: WHAT MUSIC WILL YOU HEAR AT KIZOMBA NIGHT? :::
    In addition to kizomba music, Kizomba Night also features music from Cape Verde, Haiti, and the French West Indies such as #zouk and #kompa

    At Kizomba Night, you will regularly hear music by artists such as Eddy Tussa, Enposib, Eduardo Paim, Puto Português, DJ Dias Rodrigues, DJ Paparazzi, Harmonik, Anselmo Ralph, Yola Semedo, C4 Pedro, Nelson Freitas, Djodje, Tabou Combo, Johnny Ramos, Zouk Machine, Patrick Saint Eloi, Kassav', Yudi Fox, Tanya St Val, Gerilson Insrael, Kaysha, Caló Pascoal, Jim Rama, Paulo Flores, Badoxa, Yuri da Cunha, Nu-Look, Bruna Tatiana, Alan Cavé, J Beatz, Carimi, Jean Philippe Marthely, Matias Damásio, Mika Mendes, Ivan Alekxei, Livongh, and many more…

    Example music:
    https://soundcloud.com/dj-panaflex/kizomba-autentica
    https://soundcloud.com/rucundin/trio-nights

    ::: WHO IS DJ PANAFLEX? :::
    Charlie Thompson (DJ Panaflex) has been delighting listeners and dancers with his Latin and Afro-Diasporic sets since 2013, playing #dancehall, #bachata, #kuduro, #dembow, and everything in-between. In 2016 he started his kizomba night series at Trio Club. The same year he partnered with Nathalia Carbajal to form the successful KiZouk Connection monthly dance party, which went on for years and was host to many nationally and internationally touring performers and instructors of Brazilian zouk.

    In 2021 he assumed a part-time role as programmer and presenter on Portland's 90.7 KBOO FM radio station:
    https://www.kboo.fm/profiles/dj-panaflex

    Other event highlights include:

    * Angola Independence Day
    * Haitian Flag Day
    * Tropitaal
    * Portland Winter Light Fest
    * Global Based Day Party
    * Noche de Cumbia at Holocene
    * Tropical Night at Vertical Room
    * PDX Bachata Cruise on the Portland Spirit
    * LambaFest
    * Rip City Bachata & Salsa Fest
    * The Way Up
    * Rum & Reggae at Yaad Style Jamaican Cuisine
    * Bollywood Night at Fuego

    https://www.facebook.com/events/644026350661870/

Saturday September 30
  • Kizomba Night Ends 3:00 am
    Kizomba Night
    Friday September 29 – Saturday September 30

    We are pleased to bring you Portland's latest spot for kizomba nightlife!

    Location:
    Akadi
    1001 SE Division St
    Portland, OR 97202

    $5 admission
    21 and up

    Food and drink are available for purchase.
    Akadi serves delicious West African food!

    ::: WHAT IS KIZOMBA? :::
    #Kizomba is a refined and sophisticated style of music and dance from #Angola, #Africa. Enjoyed throughout the world, this unique dance has been gaining attention and popularity among dancers of all kinds. Recent years have even seen the emergence of kizomba rooms at events catering to salsa and bachata.

    Example videos:
    https://youtu.be/qSL0ZSXwfSE
    https://youtu.be/kUQSOuKmHFg

    ::: WHAT MUSIC WILL YOU HEAR AT KIZOMBA NIGHT? :::
    In addition to kizomba music, Kizomba Night also features music from Cape Verde, Haiti, and the French West Indies such as #zouk and #kompa

    At Kizomba Night, you will regularly hear music by artists such as Eddy Tussa, Enposib, Eduardo Paim, Puto Português, DJ Dias Rodrigues, DJ Paparazzi, Harmonik, Anselmo Ralph, Yola Semedo, C4 Pedro, Nelson Freitas, Djodje, Tabou Combo, Johnny Ramos, Zouk Machine, Patrick Saint Eloi, Kassav', Yudi Fox, Tanya St Val, Gerilson Insrael, Kaysha, Caló Pascoal, Jim Rama, Paulo Flores, Badoxa, Yuri da Cunha, Nu-Look, Bruna Tatiana, Alan Cavé, J Beatz, Carimi, Jean Philippe Marthely, Matias Damásio, Mika Mendes, Ivan Alekxei, Livongh, and many more…

    Example music:
    https://soundcloud.com/dj-panaflex/kizomba-autentica
    https://soundcloud.com/rucundin/trio-nights

    ::: WHO IS DJ PANAFLEX? :::
    Charlie Thompson (DJ Panaflex) has been delighting listeners and dancers with his Latin and Afro-Diasporic sets since 2013, playing #dancehall, #bachata, #kuduro, #dembow, and everything in-between. In 2016 he started his kizomba night series at Trio Club. The same year he partnered with Nathalia Carbajal to form the successful KiZouk Connection monthly dance party, which went on for years and was host to many nationally and internationally touring performers and instructors of Brazilian zouk.

    In 2021 he assumed a part-time role as programmer and presenter on Portland's 90.7 KBOO FM radio station:
    https://www.kboo.fm/profiles/dj-panaflex

    Other event highlights include:

    * Angola Independence Day
    * Haitian Flag Day
    * Tropitaal
    * Portland Winter Light Fest
    * Global Based Day Party
    * Noche de Cumbia at Holocene
    * Tropical Night at Vertical Room
    * PDX Bachata Cruise on the Portland Spirit
    * LambaFest
    * Rip City Bachata & Salsa Fest
    * The Way Up
    * Rum & Reggae at Yaad Style Jamaican Cuisine
    * Bollywood Night at Fuego

    https://www.facebook.com/events/644026350661870/