for our out of town guests:

Labor Day weekend is often a very difficult time to find lodging so we have reserved a few  rooms at the Rio Sands Hotel in Aptos from Friday September 1st - Monday September 4th.

You can book directly with them or we are happy to pair you with someone else from the conference.  

We have 3 rooms on hold (under African Dance Conference) until Sunday August 27th.

Rooms are Junior Suites, poolside, steps from the beach, expanded continental breakfast included, each with 2 double beds and a sofa bed, microwave, refrigerator, coffee pot.   Pool is heated to 80* and open until 9pm.  And yes, there is a hot tub!

It is located about 15  minutes from the conference.

Cost: Each person,  (can accommodate up to 6)

4 to a room:  65.00 per night

3 to a room:  85.00 per night

2 to a room:  125.00 per night

Rio Sands Hotel.  

116 Aptos Beach Drive,

Santa Cruz 95003


check out the photos on their website:  www.riosands.com

for more information please call:

Leah Weiss (831)216-8696 or email:  Leahsueweiss@gmail.com

Brought to you by:

Pisa Za Congo Dance Company & 

Vivien Bassouamina


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