Directory of Salsa Dancing Sites

SF Bay Area

The San Francisco Bay Area is one of the most active salsa spots in the US, and it’s no surprise that there are a lot of great Bay Area salsa sites. Spanning roughly from San Francisco to San Jose, as well as surrounding areas such as the North Bay and Santa Cruz, there are many dance teams, instructors, and events that can be found in the Bay Area.

Afinkao Dance Company
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Afinkao Dance Company

Afinkao Dance Company is a salsa team based in the East Bay of the San Francisco Bay Area. Directed by JC Labio and Tellina Rezzoffi, the team is well known for their unique choreography and Afro Cuba styling. The Afinkao website features photos & videos of past performances, new...
Aguilar Dance Productions
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Aguilar Dance Productions

This site is the home of the Couture Dance Alliance, a San Francisco-based salsa team directed by 2-time World Salsa Champion Luis Aguilar. Their website features a calendar of events, upcoming dance classes, and information about performances and auditions for the Couture Dance Alliance dance team.
Avance
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Avance

The homepage of Avance, a 13-piece salsa ensemble from the San Francisco Bay Area known for their sizzling sound a bi-lingual lyrics. You can find a gallery of photos, bios of band members, a schedule of performances, a selection of CDs, and more on their website.
Beyond Dreamz Dance Company
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Beyond Dreamz Dance Company

The website of Beyond Dreamz Dance Company, a salsa based in the San Francisco Bay Area and directed by award winning singer and producer Giju John. The team does performances to many of Giju’s songs, which are a fusion of Latin and Indian music. Their website offers more information...
DanceSF
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DanceSF

A website where you can find out about salsa lessons and classes going on in San Francisco and purchase tickets online through their website.
Edgardo & Candela
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Edgardo & Candela

Edgardo & Candela is a salsa band based in the San Francisco Bay Area. Founded by Edgardo Cambón, the band is known for their high energy performances, great vocals, tight rhythm section, and powerful trombones. On their site you can find photos and videos of past performances,...
Freestyle Salsa
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Freestyle Salsa

The website of Garry Johnson and Viola Gonzales, two salsa instructors who teach in the San Francisco Bay Area. On their site you can find out about upcoming classes the two are teaching, sign up for private lessons, view photos, and contact Garry & Viola.
Grupo Bakkan
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Grupo Bakkan

Grupo Bakkan, a salsa band in the San Francisco Bay Area, was formed with the ambition to fuse Latin American and Caribbean sounds to create a fresh, original style of salsa music. The band (whose current members represent several different countries including the USA, Cuba and Peru) performed live...
India Gomez
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India Gomez

The website of India Gomez, a salsa dance and rueda instructor in the SF Bay Area who provides group classes, private lessons, and event services for salsa events. Her style is Cuban-influenced, and she teaches in the East Bay and Sonoma and Marin Counties. You can find...
Isidro And Ariel
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Isidro And Ariel

The website of Isidro Corona and Ariel Lehaitre, a pro-level salsa competition couple from San Jose, California. On their site you can read their bios, see videos of past competitions, and find out about classes taught by them.
JAS Dance Academy
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JAS Dance Academy

JAS Dance Academy is a dance company based in Santa Rosa directed by Jose A. Santamaria. The mission of the company is to build “Community unity though dance”, and they offer many dance classes at their studio including salsa, yoga, bachata, zumba, and more. They also have...
John and Liz Productions
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John and Liz Productions

The website of John Narvaez and Liz Rojas, professional dance instructors and the directors of Salsamania. You can find their bios, and information about their classes and dance team on their site.
JSmooth Salsa
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JSmooth Salsa

The website of Jsmooth Salsa, and organization based in downtown San Jose that offers free salsa lessons. The site features a calendar of upcoming classes as well as profiles of its instructors.
Julio Bravo
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Julio Bravo

Julio Bravo Y Su Orquesta Salsabor is a salsa band performing in the Bay Area. The band’s leader, Julio Bravo, has recorded a salsa CD “10 Aos de Salsa” which he has also performed live. Biographies of the band’s members and a calendar of current events can be found...
La Fuerza Gigante
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La Fuerza Gigante

Jose Guaman Y Su Orquesta La Fuerza Gigante is a salsa band available to perform at special events such as weddings. This San Francisco Bay Area band regularly participates in festivals there and also provides accompaniment for singers. Booking information is available on their website.
Los Boleros
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Los Boleros

Los Boleros, a traditional salsa band performing in the San Francisco Bay Area and surrounding region, has been booked by Google on more than one occasion. All of the group’s members can perform vocals and they are an experienced wedding band. Contact information can be found on the band’s...
Los Salseros de Stanford
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Los Salseros de Stanford

The website of Los Salseros de Stanford, a college salsa team at Stanford University, with information about upcoming events and information about their salsa performance team.
Mambo Elite
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Mambo Elite

Mambo Elite is a salsa production company based out of San Jose, with the mission of “keeping salsa alive”. They formerly put on salsa lessons and events in San Jose such as Salsa Sundays at the Clarion Hotel and the Bold Knight. They are now focused on...
Mambo Groovin
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Mambo Groovin

Mambo Groovin’ is a Latin dance company based in the San Francisco Bay Area. Directed by longtime dancer Sandy Chao, the company offers lessons in both the North and South Bay, and has a team that performs at local events such as the San Francisco Salsa Congress. ...
Mambo Mojo
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Mambo Mojo

The website of Jack Ian Lin, a salsa instructor based in San Francisco, California where you can find out information about upcoming classes taught by Jack and his co-instructor Tianne Frias, as well as read about Jack’s thoughts on salsa and dancing on his blog.