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, we're proud to include everyting from classical, opera and new music to rock, blues, reggae, punk and pop.
Over the past decade Lula has 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 Haila Mompie, Eliadas Ochoa, Jimmy Bosch, Ron Sexsmith, Feist, 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.
Lulaworld Festival 2014
May 18 to June 7.
Now in its ninth year, The Lulaworld festival brings together Toronto’s finest world, jazz and Latin musicians performing alongside, and collaborating with, celebrated international guests. In anticipation of the Toronto2015 PANAM games, Lulaworld will focus on artists with cultural roots in Mexico, Colombia, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Puerto Rico, Haiti, Trinidad, Guadeloupe and Brazil and will also include influences from Angola, Isreal, Portugal, Turkey and Italy.
Presented by Lula Music and Arts Centre with the support of the Toronto Arts Council, The Ontario Arts Council and The Government of Ontario, as well as many sponsors and co-presenters, the 2014 Lulaworld festival will highlight the incredible breadth and calibre of the Toronto live music scene.
For the very first time, the festival will conclude with a day of free outdoor programming as part of Dundas West Fest. Details and ticketing information here and at lulaworld.ca very soon!
See the full lineup!