Salsa Dancing in San Jose
Looking for places to go salsa dancing in San Jose? Here's a complete list of salsa events happening in San Jose compiled by the Salsa By The Bay Team.
For a listing of more events in the Bay Area, see our Salsa Events Calendar.
Date: Every Wednesday
Time: 8pm - Beginner Lesson
9pm - Intermediate Lesson
10pm-1:30am - Dancing
Cost: $5 most nights, $10 with live band
Description: A Wednesday night salsa dancing spot in downtown San Jose, featuring salsa lessons, dancing until 2 in the morning, and a full bar. Some nights feature a live band and/or performances.
Date: Every Monday
Time: 8:30pm-9:30pm Lesson, 9:30pm-12am Dancing
Cost: $5-10 for salsa lesson, free after the lessons. Cover charge may vary on live band nights.
Description: Salsa lessons and dancing every Monday night at the Azucar Bar & Bistro in downtown San Jose. Beginner salsa lessons with Jesse JazzyJez Giovanni and guest instructors from 8:30-9:30pm followed by dancing until midnight to salsa, bachata, and merrengue music.
Date: Every Tuesday
Time: 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Cost: $15 drop-in or $48 for the month
Description: Salsa Bootcamp! Beginners and Beyond with Ky Van and Big Bad Mike. Do you have 2 left feet? Are you a total beginner? Do you need to refresh and practice your cool moves? Then this class is perfect for you! Every class starts with a warm up and basic footwork and turns. Call Ky-Van (pronounced key-van). Drop in cost are $15 per class or $48 per month.
Date: Every Friday
Time: 830pm-10pm - Salsa & Bachata Classes, 10pm-2am - Dancing
Cost: $15 (price varies)
Description: Salsa dancing every Friday night at Club Milano in downtown San Jose. Salsa dancing lessons from 9-10pm with world renowned dancers from Grizzly Dance Company and bachata lessons by Kristin La Chinita. Live Latin music every week and separate bachata room for sensual dancing.
Date: Friday, October 31st 2014
Time: 8:30pm - 2:00am
Description: A Halloween salsa dancing party at Club Milano in downtown San Jose. Salsa lessons by Beto and Noelani da Silva (beginning lesson at 8:30pm, intermediate at 9:15pm) followed by dancing until 2am. Two rooms for dancing salsa and bachata. Live bands, full bar, and a Halloween costume contest. No partner necessary.
Date: Every 1st and 3rd Saturday of the month
Time: 8:00pm - Beginner Salsa Lesson
9:00pm - Intermediate Salsa Lesson
Cost: $12 General, $10 Student
Description: Salsa lessons and dancing every 1st and 3rd (and sometimes 5th) Saturday of the month at Dance Boulevard in San Jose. Beginner & intermediate salsa lessons by world salsa champion Michelle Castro and Orlando Felix from 8-10pm, followed by dancing until 2am. Music by DJ BoriQua.
Date: Saturday, October 25th 2014
Time: 8:15pm - Bachata Class
8:45pm - Salsa Class
9:30pm-1:30am - Dancing
Cost: $15 ($10 with student ID)
Description: A Halloween themed salsa party organized by Mambonova Dance Company. Beginner bachata and salsa lessons, followed by a night of dancing. Two rooms for dancing, with one room for salsa, mambo, and cha cha, and the other for bachata and kizomba. Halloween costume contest with a cash reward for the best costume.
Date: Saturday, October 8th 2014
Time: 7:30pm - 12:00am
Cost: $15 at the door, $12 with valid Student I.D.
Description: Montuno Dance Company's annual Fall Showcase and social held at the Mexican Heritage Plaza in San Jose. Salsa lessons by Isidro Corona and Marianela Calonje at 8pm followed by dancing until midnight. Special dance showcase by Montuno Dance Company and all-star Bay Area dance teams. Discounted pre-sale tickets available! Contact email@example.com for info and tickets pre-sale. All ages welcome. Free for children 6 years and younger.
Date: Every Tuesday
Time: 8:15pm - 9:15pm
Cost: $12 general, $10 for students
Description: Beginner salsa dance lessons held at the Elite Ballroom in downtown San Jose. Lessons taught by World Latin Dance Cup champions Helen Vazquez & JC Camarena. All ages welcome and discounts for students. No partner needed.
Date: Every 2nd Saturday of the month
Time: 8:30pm-9:30pm - Salsa Lesson On2, 9:30pm-1:30am - Social Dancing
Cost: $12 at the door , $10 Student ID
Description: A monthly salsa social hosted by Mambonova Dance Company at Dance Boulevard in San Jose. Beginner salsa lessons On2 by Hector Reyes at 8:30pm, followed by dancing until 1:30am in the morning. Two rooms for dancing, salsa and bachata..
Date: Every Friday
Time: 8pm - Salsa Lesson, 8:45pm - Bachata Lesson
Cost: $15 per lesson or $24 for both lessons
Description: Salsa dancing and bachata lessons every Friday with Wil Orrock at Top Dance Ballroom in San Jose. Salsa lessons are at 8pm followed by bachata lessons at 8:45pm. The cost of the class is $15 for one class or $24 for both. No partner necessary. Open to all ages.
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