Get your dancin’ shoes on! It’s “Noche de Nostalgia” in Uruguay!

Every August 24, Uruguay celebrates the Night of Nostalgia. Filled with dancing and lots of “American Oldies”. No, I have no idea why! Other than it’s the night before our National Independence Day. (Well, before one of them. Uruguayan independence was a bit tricky…) So hey, party!

Image of promotional announcement:
Nostalgia Night 2013 at the Atántida Country Club, from their Facebook Page

It’s origins are vague, as this Wikipedia article on Nostalgia Night notes. But it’s fun. Continue reading Get your dancin’ shoes on! It’s “Noche de Nostalgia” in Uruguay!