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.
Information site about salsa, rueda de casino, samba and other related dances in the San Francisco Bay Area.
Salsa With Juan is a salsa dance company based in Oakland, California. Directed by Juan Gil and Ruth Caspary, the Salsa With Juan instructors teach many salsa classes throughout the week, as well as a monthly social on the last Friday of the month. You can find...
The homepage of Pantea Majzoub, a veteran salsa instructor from Mountain View, California. On her website you can find the schedule of the many classes that Pantea teaches throughout the Bay Area, as well as learn a little about the history of salsa dancing.
The website of Rebecca Chehalis Miller, a longtime salsa instructor who has been teaching salsa lessons at the Lake Merritt Dance Center in Oakland, California for over 5 years. On her site you can read her bio, find out about upcoming classes, and sign up to take private...
The website of Tiffany Wu, an Oakland, Californa based dance instructor who teaches salsa and bachata lessons around the Bay. On her site you can find out the details of the classes she teaches as well as sign up for private lessons.
Salsa With Tomaj is the website of Tomaj Trenda, a long time salsa instructor in Northern California. On his website you can find out about upcoming salsa classes and parties, salsa DVDs by Tomaj, and information about signing up for private lessons.
A website by SalsaCrazy featuring a calendar and information about salsa dancing events going on in the San Francisco Bay Area.
The website of Joel & Sorcy, two salsa instructors based in the East Bay Area who teach at salsa events such as Club Monteros in Albany. On the site you can find info about upcoming classes taught by Joel & Sorcy, photos & videos, salsa music, private lessons,...
The homepage of Salsamania Dance Company, one of the largest salsa dance companies in the SF Bay Area and the winners of the 2011 World Latin Dance Cup. On the site you can find a calendar of classes as well as information about joining their various performance teams.
A site with information about live music events and salsa bands in the San Francisco Bay Area.
Salsuba is a salsa and timba resource site for the San Francisco Bay Area, featuring a listing of salsa clubs, lessons, and events in the Bay Area. They also have a reference section with salsa music and videos, and links to other helpful salsa sites.
The official website of the San Francisco Salsa Congress, held every November at the Oakland Marriott hotel. On the site you can sign up to purchase tickets, find a schedule of workshops and performances, and get other information about the Congress.
The website for the San Francisco Salsa Festival, held every March in San Francisco and organized by Salsamania Dance Company. The site features a list of performers and instructors, full event schedule, and signup page where you can register as a performer or buy tickets.
Santa Rosa Salsa is a salsa dance company based in Santa Rosa, California. The company offers salsa and bachata lessons in venues around the North Bay area, such as the Flamingo Resort, and also has a performance team that puts on shows around the Bay Area.
On their website...
The website of Silke Heleine, a dance instructor based in the South Bay, where you can find out about the many dance classes that Silke teaches, including salsa, international latin, burlesque, and zumba. You can also find information about Silke’s dance team, the Latin Bombshells.
The website of the SJSU Salsa Club, a student organization at San Jose State University that offers free salsa lessons and dance events throughout the semester. On the site you can find info about upcoming events as well as photos from past events.
Spartan Mambo is the official college salsa team of San Jose State University. Directed by Max Shpungin and Takeshi Young, they are the winners of the 2011 College Salsa Congress and 2-time finalists in the San Francisco Salsa Congress team competition.
On their site you can find out about...
The homepage of Symbolic Dance & Fitness, a dance studio in San Francisco offering salsa and other dance classes throughout the week. The site is also the home of The Latin Symbolics, a dance team directed by Ava Apple.
Taste Fridays is a salsa dancing event held every Friday at Cafe Cocomo in San Francisco. The event to “stimulate the senses”, combining food, drinks, live music, and Latin dance lessons to create a unique salsa event. You can find out more information on their site.
The website of Tekila Rock, a weekly salsa dancing event in Sunnyvale featuring live salsa music every week. You can find a listing of upcoming performers on their site, as well as make reservations and contact the event organizers.