Open to the Public 10:00 am - 5:00 pm|
Tai Chi in the Gardens 10:30 am - 11:30 am Tai Chi, a unique form of "moving meditation" calms the mind,
relaxes the body and strengthens the spirit. Sessions taught by professional Tai Chi instructor,
Linda Cafiero, are designed for all experience levels. $15.00 per session;
$5.00 members (weather permitting, includes Gardens admission) every
Picnic Pops Summer Concert Series Gates open at 5:00 pm, dance lessons begin at 6:15 pm, with the Concerts
beginning at 7:00 pm. Bring your friends and we’ll provide the soundtrack for an enjoyable evening under
the stars. Arrive early to picnic and stroll the gardens. Lawn seating. Admission: $10.00; $8.00 62 and
older and members; children 17 and under free. All concerts have rain dates to be determined.
No registration required.
The Eddie Torres Mambo Kings Orchestra Eddie Torres, also known as “The Mambo King”, is a salsa dance instructor.
Eddie has been dancing and teaching salsa for over four decades, and through his dance school, he has taught thousands of people and notable
entertainers such as Delille Thomas (Mambo D), Wilton Beltre (founder of the Santo Rico Dance Company), Adolfo Indochea, Franklin Diaz, Frankie
Martinez and Seaon Brystol, how to dance salsa in his own distinctive style. Through his close working relationship with Tito Puente, Eddie has
kept the Mambo dance alive performing internationally with his wife, Maria, creating an ensemble known as “The Tito Puente Dancers”.