Tomás - (Missoula) - Potomac July, 2022

July 7th - 10th, 2022

Yes, Tomás is coming back to Missoula and Potomac this summer! 

We'll have workshops and milongas, food, camping and dancing.. and all in Potomac! (At Lori & Patrick's house and at the Community Center)

Come and hang out with us in Potomac all weekend! We'll have an outdoor kitchen set up, along with shared meals/Potluck options. We'll have our outdoor heated shower accessible 24/7! We have lots of place for folks to camp and to bring their campers too! Spend time on the river between events and there will even be craft projects:  Silk screeened T-shirts and another mystery project! (Directions to Lori & Patrick's house.)
Camping Options:
  1. Camp at Second Chance - We will have an outdoor kitchen, some shared meals, and an out door shower.
  2. We have some accomodation at Second chance. (Treehouse, Bower, a couple beds...) If interested; Contact Patrick.
  3. Park your camper or RV at Second chance. To make sure there's room: Contact Patrick.
  4. Rent a local BnB in or near Potomac!
  5. Camp on the Blackfoot River!
  6. Stay in Missoula at a hotel or with a friend!



Thursday, July 7th

Everything you wanted to know about tango but didn't know to ask. - by Tomás
Missoula Tango is pleased to offer this fun 60-minute multimedia presentation that will take you throuugh the countless aspects of this fascinating cultural phenomenon. If you're curious about tango, just starting and want to know more, or already experience, this will be a fun, informative presentation.
Location: TBA

Friday, July 8th

Some private lessons with Tomás available! ($100/hr) - Contact Patrick.

Campers are welcome to arrive at Second Chance in Potomac anytime after lunch.

Dinner is individual responsibility. You're welcome to use the outdoor kitchen at Second Chance.

6:30 pm to 7:45 pm - (Potomac Community Center)

Workshop 1 Unusual Combinations of classic moves for stellar navigation - All levels

8:00 pm to 12:00 pm - (Second Chance)
Opening milonga!  DJ - ?? (75/25 trad/alt)

Saturday, July 9th

1:00 pm to 2:15 pm - - (Potomac Community Center)
      Workshop 2 - Recalibrate your pivots!
2:45 pm to 4:00 pm - (Potomac Community Center)

      Workshop 3 - Create your own dance: learn how to use shape, height, and dynamics.

Swimming/Relaxing before dinner!

6:00 PM - (Second Chance)
 Potluck Dinner at Patrick & Lori’s
  Here's the food list - add your name!.

7:00 to 8:00 pm - (Potomac Community Center)
Beginning introductory class - Taught by Local instructors -
9:00 pm to 1:00 am (??) - (Potomac Community Center)
      Saturday evening Milonga/social dance. DJ - ?? (90/10 Trad/alt)
        Milonga Snacks - Here's the food list - add your name!.
After hours dancing at the Yurt? - (Second Chance)
      If there's interest!

Sunday, July 10th

1:00 pm to 2:15 pm - (Potomac Community Center)
     Workshop 4 - Classic floor-Play: barridas, trabas, empujadas. - Intermediate/Advanced
2:45 pm to 4:00 pm - (Potomac Community Center)
     Workshop 5 - Surprise! Amagues, rebotes, and rewinds. - Intermediate/Advanced
Swimming/Relaxing before dinner!
7:00 PM - (Second Chance)
     Potluck BBQ at Patrick & Lori’s
Dancing in the Yurt as late as we want to go!
      DJ - ?? (75/25 trad/alt)
Camping, resting, playing, lounging...

Monday, July 11th

Still at Second Chance.
More dancing in the Yurt? Sure!
Other activities: floating, fishing, hiking… perhaps a craft activity too!
Some private lessons with Tomás are available. Contact Patrick.
Can you help with setup and logistics? Click here and add your name!
Can you host some out of town guests? Contact Patrick.
Online registration.
We're only charging for Tomás' Workshops.
Please contribute food and/or funds for other milongas and activities at Second Chance.
You're also welcome to mail in your registration to:
Patrick Marsolek  - PO Box 942, Bonner MT 59823

Whole weekend, all workshops - $110


Whole Weekend, all workshops  - Student Rate - $60

Whole weekend

Individual Workshop - $25


Individual Workshop - Student Rate - $15

Individual Workshops

Saturday Milonga - By Donation at the door!


All events at Second Chance - Donations Welcome!

    And some photos from previous years: