Special Events and New Items

          Live Band @ The Lounge – Friday, August 16th – Orquesta Taino will be performing at The Lounge located at 700 Main St, suite 106 in Suisun. Lessons at 8pm, Band at 9:30pm. $15 before 10pm, $20 after 10pm. https://theloungesuisun.com/  Facebook Link

          Live Band @ Midtown BarFly – Friday, August 23rd. Conjunto Liberacion will be performing for Oscar’s birthday celebration at the regularly scheduled salsa night at Midtown BarFly. $15 Pre-sale, $20 at door. For more details (address, contacts, etc) please refer to “Fridays @ Midtown BarFly” under the “Ongoing Events” section below.  Facebook Link

          Salsa Social @ Old Sac Waterfront – Friday, August 23rd. Dance On The Edge is hosting this outdoor salsa/bachata event on the waterfront (near the Delta King) in Old Sac located at 1124 2nd St. in Old Sac. Lessons at 6:15pm. Music from 6pm to 10:30pm. FREE event.  Facebook Link
               

          Auditions @ Sierra 2 – Monday, August 26th. Black Ivy Dance Company has an open call for salsa and bachata dancers to audition for their dance teams at the Sierra 2 Center located at 2791 24th St. in Sac. 8pm salsa. 9pm bachata.  Facebook Link  https://sierra2.org

          SacTown Social @ Spotlight – Saturday, August 31st. 3rd Annual SacTown Social with special mambo-salsa workshop and performance by Benny & Ashley and other artists. Hosted at the Spotlight Ballroom located at 2534 Industrial Blvd, suite 150 in West Sac. 7:30pm to 3am. For tickets and pricing Facebook Link

          Rueda @ BarFly – Friday, September 6th. Robert & Deisy will be teaching beginning Rueda for the lessons at the regularly scheduled salsa night at the Midtown BarFly.  All experience levels of rueda dancers are encouraged and invited to join the lesson and help the beginning dancers to learn rueda and to dance some rueda afterwards to the DJ music. For more details (price, address, contacts, etc) please refer to “Fridays @ Midtown BarFly” under the “Ongoing Events” section below.

          Live Band @ La Cosecha – Saturday, September 7th. Conjunto Liberacion will be performing at La Cosecha Restaurant located at 910 I St. in Sac. 6:30 to 10:30pm. No info on lessons as of this writing. $5 cover.  Facebook Link  http://lacosechasacramento.com/

          Salsa Social @ Yemaya – Saturday, October 12th. Yemaya will be hosting their Autumn dance social with workshops, performances and dancing. Workshops at 7:30 & 8:30pm. 2 rooms with Mambo & Bachata. Food & drinks available. Located at 1791 Tribute Rd suite B in Sac. $8 social, $10 workshop, $15 both. (916) 402-5967  Facebook Link

          Hawaii Afro-Latin Festival @ Hilton – November 29th – December 2nd. 4 days of celebrating Latin dance at the Waikiki Beach Resort located at  2005 Kalia Rd on Oahu. Dance socials, performances, workshops from local and international DJs, instructors and dancers. http://www.hawaiiafrolatin.com/

          San Diego Bachata Expo @ Hilton – January 3rd – January 5th. 3 days of celebrating Bachata dance, with other Latin dance styles, at the Hilton Mission Valley located at  901 Camino Del Rio S in San Diego.  Dance socials, performances, workshops from local and international DJs, instructors and dancers.  Info and Tickets

          Reno Latin Dance Festival @ Reno Hotels – January 9th – January 12th. 4 days of celebrating Latin dance at the Silvery Legacy, Circus Circus & El Dorado Hotels located in the heart of Reno . Dance socials, performances, competitions, workshops from local and international DJs, instructors and dancers.  https://www.renolatindancefest.com/

          LAMECA – LAMECA is a nonprofit formed by several dance and music lovers who want to provide Latin music and dance educational opportunities to area students. The organization serves the greater Sacramento area and is open to everyone who shares its goal of promoting Latin American culture through music and dance. A wonderful organization that can use your support. Facebook Link