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(Salsa dancing events for Saturday, April 21, 2018)

The Ramp

Event Type:  Live Music
Cost:  $10 after 4 Pm
Location:  San Francisco
Description:  Live music & outdoor barbecue at a local waterfront spot, located in Mission Bay, one of the sunniest parts of San Francisco. During the cooler months there is a heated tent with dancing every Saturday, weather permitting.
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Clave Sundays

Event Type:  Salsa Dancing Social
Cost:  $10 dollars before 8pm
Location:  Concord
Description:  Salsa, bachata, & reggaeton music and dancing at Nica Lounge in Concord. Doors open at 6:30pm. Live music starts at 8pm with different latin bands every Sunday. Doors close at 1am.
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Cigar Bar

Event Type:  Music & Dancing
Cost:  $10
Location:  San Francisco
Description:  Salsa night at The Cigar Bar & Grill, a unique San Francisco restaurant & bar located in historic Jackson Square, featuring salsa dancing every Friday and Saturday night. Live salsa music at 10pm every night. For complete line-up and more information please visit our website cigarbarandgrill.com See also Chevere Sundays for their Sunday event.
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Salchata Social

Event Type:  Salsa Dancing Lesson, Salsa Dancing Social
Cost:  $15
Location:  San Jose
Description:  Come experience Latin dance culture at On One Studios every 3rd Saturday of the month: Salchata Social ! All skill levels are invited to break barriers, meet new people, and learn something new. Each month we're bringing the most passionate Instructors, World renowned Champions, brand new and seasoned dancers, friends & family, all under one roof to enjoy a night of GOOD VIBES, GOOD COMPANY, ALL LOVE! Enjoy the FULL EXPERIENCE with TWO dance classes (Salsa and Bachata), Live DJ + Open Floor dancing, Photobooth, light refreshments/ food, and LIVE performances throughout the night! No partner or prior experience necessary. Dress code is casual; salsa/bachata shoes encouraged, but not required. Snacks and light refreshments will be provided.
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Berkeley Bachata Social

Event Type:  Salsa Dancing Lesson, Salsa Dancing Social
Cost:  $10 online, $15 door
Location:  Berkeley
Description:  Bachata Dance Social in Berkeley is held every 2nd Saturday of the month at The Beat. This social is hosted by Rodchata Dance Company with lessons and social dancing. Beginner bachata lesson starts at 8pm, followed by an intermediate bachata lesson at 9pm. Social dancing begins at 10pm with bachata, salsa and kizomba music. All ages welcome.
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Space 550 SF Salsa

Event Type:  Salsa Lesson & Social, Live Music
Cost:  $20 at the door
Location:  San Francisco
Description:  Live salsa band every Saturday night at Space 550 in San Francisco with Team Fuego. Salsa Lessons with Beto and Noelani from Tri Valley Salsa start at 9pm. Multiple rooms for dancing including salsa, bachata, reggaeton, merengue and cumbia. Free Parking with security patrol. Pre-sale tickets available at www.fuegoclubsf.com for $10 or email to be on discounted guest list for $13 at noelanidasilva@gmail.
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Mamboniks Salsa Social

Event Type:  Salsa Dancing Social
Cost:  $12
Location:  San Francisco
Description:  Mamboniks is a brand new monthly mambo/salsa social put on in the heart of North Beach. We will be spinning 70% mambo and salsa with 30% cha cha and bachata to keep you dancing. See you on the dance floor!
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Salsa With Tiffany

Event Type:  Beginner, Intermediate & Advanced Salsa Lessons
Cost:  Beginner:
$12 drop-in, or $40 for 4 classes
Intermediate:
$15 drop-in, or $45 for 4 classes
Advanced:
$15 drop-in, or $50 for 4 classes
Ladies Styling:
$20 drop-in. or $70 for 4 classes
Location:  Oakland
Description:  Beginner, Intermediate and Advanced salsa lessons by Tiffany Wu, with the focus of leading and following skills, which enables one to dance with anyone with ease and style. (more…)
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2018 SF Salsa Festival This Weekend!

Posted March 23, 2018 by

SF Salsa Festival 2018

The 10th Annual San Francisco Salsa Festival is coming up this weekend, March 23rd-March 24th! The SF Salsa Festival is one of the largest salsa events of the year, featuring live music from renowned musicians like Jimmy Bosch, Herman Olivera, and the Pacific Mambo Orchestra, international salsa instructors and performers, and dancing until 3am in the morning. This is one salsa event you won’t want to miss! Book tickets here.

Salsa Team Performs for Golden State Warriors

Posted April 28, 2017 by Takeshi

Warriors fans were treated to a salsa and bachata dance performance last month when the San Jose State University’s salsa team, Spartan Mambo, performed during their halftime show.

The four minute routine was performed as a part of the Golden State Warriors’ Latino Heritage Night event, which also featured a pre-game show by a Folkloriko group. Good job promoting salsa dancing to a crowd of over 30,000 people!

2017 SF Salsa Festival Coming Next Month!

Posted February 20, 2017 by Takeshi

2017 SF Salsa Festival

The 9th Annual SF Salsa Festival is coming up next month, March 17th-18th! The SF Salsa Festival is the largest annual salsa event in San Francisco, featuring top international salsa performers & instructors, live salsa music, and dancing until 4am each night!

This year’s headliners include World Champions Jefferson & Adrianita from Colombia, Alma Latina Dance Company, Omambo Dance Project, Harold & Regan, and more. There will be live music on both nights with Grammy-award winners on Friday night and the legendary New Swing Sextet on Saturday night.

Ticket prices for the event will be going up later this month, so we recommend getting your tickets now at the SF Salsa Festival website. This is one salsa event you won’t want to miss!

World Salsa Championships 2016 Results!

Posted December 12, 2016 by Takeshi

The World Salsa Championships is an international salsa dance competition that brings together some of the best salsa dancers from around for what some call the “Olympics of Salsa”. Dancers qualify to compete at the WSC by competing and placing at other top international salsa competitions such as the World Salsa Summit, World Latin Dance Cup, and World Salsa Open.
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Bay Area Salsa Bachata Festival Coming Next Month!

Posted November 25, 2016 by Takeshi

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The 1st annual Bay Area Salsa Bachata Festival is coming up in just a few short weeks!

The Bay Area Salsa Bachata Festival is a 2-day long Latin dance event featuring 6+ hours of dance workshops with top instructors, exciting dance performances from top teams from LA and the Bay Area, and dancing until 3am. There are two rooms for dancing each night for salseros and bachateros, and live music on Friday night with Antonio Bliss.

This is one event you won’t want to miss! Make sure to get your tickets this week at BayAreaSalsaBachata.com before prices go up!

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