Esencia Latina Band

Jul 31
Saturday, July 31 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM

Founded by Cristobal Oquendo and Antonio Betanzos, Esencia Latina Band is made up of a diverse group of 13 professional musicians from the Omaha and Lincoln area and has dominated Omaha’s Latin scene ever since its foundation. The contagious salsa music and big band sound has taken them to play gigs in venues ranging from Jazz on the Green to the Holland Center, and the Maha Festival. They are the winner of the OEA award for Best Ethnic Band. Esencia Latina Band’s mission is to share the best authentic Salsa & other traditional Latin music with Omaha, the Midwest, and beyond.

Schedule of the night includes:

6:00pm Lawn Opens (food/drink vendors open)

6:30pm Music Starts

Opener: Mariachi Loco

Headliner: Esencia Latina Band

Featured food trucks: Krazy Concessions, Backyard BBQ, and Tornado Funnel Cakes

Sponsored by: Woods Fuller, Sioux Falls Thrive Kid Link and Sanford Health

Join us on the Lloyd Lawn at the Levitt for this free outdoor concert. Open seating is available on the lawn-please bring blankets and lawn chairs. You also can bring your own food and non-alcoholic beverages (no outside alcohol permitted). Social distancing and masks are encouraged. Parking is free after 5pm and on the weekends downtown. See you at the Levitt! For more information visit:


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