Welcome to Lula Lounge
Lula Lounge is Toronto's home to great live salsa, jazz, Brazilian, African and world music. While we're best known for our salsa Friday and Saturday dinner packages and salsa nights, Lula has hosted everything from classical to rock and blues and from
Over the past decade we've hosted groups such as Norah Jones, John Cale, Metric and Broken Social Scene. International latin and world artists Isaac Delgado, Charanga Habanera, SUN RA Arkestra (under the direction of Marshall Allen), Haila Mompie, Eliadas Ochoa, Ralph Irizarry, Alain Pérez, The Mahotella Queens, Seu Jorge, Claudio Rabeca and Changuito have all graced the Lula stage.
Canadian luminaries such as Hilario Duran, Amanda Martinez, Jane Bunnet, Aline Morales, Alec Cuba and many more, have performed at Lula regularly over the years and still visit us for special concerts from time to time.
Lula is the place to see the city's most exciting jazz, latin and world emerging talent while enjoying fabulous food and drinks.
From May 10 to 31, our sister organization, Lula Music and Arts Centre presents a three week festival of stellar local and international world music. This year's festival has a strong emphasis on Latin music (with 5 latin CD releases) but also includes classical, soul and reggae presentations and concerts by artists with musical roots around the globe. Featured artists include locals Eliana Cueves, Luanda Jones, Kervin Barretto, Telmary, Yani Borrell, Hilario Duran and national and international stars such as Adonis Puentes, Fantahun Shewankaschew, Jimmy Bosch, Bobby Carcassés and Benjamim Taubkin. Check out the event calendar for individual Lulaworld listings.