Calendar: Club and Studio Dancing
At loose ends and ready to dance? Here's a list of studios and clubs offering Latin dancing organized by the day of the week. Click on the Venue link above for additional information about a location or use its link to go directly to its website.
Be sure to check with the venue before going out as listings sometimes change without notice.
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Nevada City - Salsa Sierra Salsa dancing from 7:30 to 10 p.m. sponsored by Salsa Sierra. Recorded music, dance lessons with Lucy Galbraith and a new dance floor. Relaxed fun. BYOB and goodies. $5 cover. New location: 542 Searls Ave., Nevada City, CA. (530) 477-0767.
Davis - The Graduate Salsa lesson with Cori from Barbara's Dancing Tonight at 9:30 p.m. DJ music by Miguel and dancing from 10 p.m. to 1 a.m. Eighteen and over welcome. Dress to impress. $6 cover. 805 Russell Boulevard, Davis, CA. (530) 758-GRAD or www.davisgrad.com.
Sacramento - Midtown Barfly (Formerly Club 21) Salsa is back at Club 21, now called the Midtown Barfly. Nicole Lazo will give a lesson at 8:00 p.m. (new time) followed by DJ music until 1:00 a.m. There is a $5 cover but ladies are free before 9:00 p.m. 1119 21st St., Sacramento, CA.
Sacramento State - Salsa Loca Club This Sacramento State student club is open to students and the general public with a lesson at 7:30 p.m. and open dancing until 11:00 p.m. The lesson varies. Check their website www.sacstatesalsa.com for schedule. This venue is closed when students are off campus for breaks. The lesson and dance are free, but donations are accepted. email@example.com.
Nevada City - Stonehouse Salsa dancing from 7:00 - midnight. No cover. The music and cover charge varies after 9:00 p.m. (530) 265-5050. 107 Sacramento St., Nevada City, CA.
Roseville - The Station Free beginning Salsa lesson from 8:30 to 9:00 p.m. with Mike Del Campo. Two dance floors. 18 and over welcome. No cover charge before 9:30 p.m., $5 after. Just off the Riverside/Auburn Blvd. exit from I-80 next to the freeway in Roseville. (916) 722-2405.
Lotus - Gringo's Hot summer nights are here! Randy and Stephen are back at Gringo's for the summer. A beginning salsa lesson starts at 8:00 p.m. on the patio. Dancing until midnight. Come hungry and enjoy Mexican food with a beer, wine or Margarita. No cover. (530) 295-0100. 7310 Highway 49, Lotus, CA
Sacramento - Club Mangos Latin mix music at the lounge inside Head Hunters. Some Salsa and Merengue, Cumbia, Banda and Bachata. $10 before 10:00 p.m. and $15 after. For guest list, text or call (916) 949-1990. 1930 K Street, Sacramento, CA.
Sacramento - Oshima Sushi Tap House is the new location for Salsa Fridays, formerly at the Clarion. Hosts and DJs Victor Manuel and Omar Torres will play Salsa and other Latin tunes starting at 8:00 p.m. while Nicole Lazo gives the lesson starting at 9:00 p.m. Full bar, delicious food. There is free street parking or use the adjacent parking garage (fee lot). Open to 21 and over. Cover is $7. More information on Facebook.
Old Sacramento - Tango by the River Argentine Tango practice dance (practilongas) every Friday at 8 p.m. Bring your own music for the first half and DJ music for the rest of the night. Entry charge is $5. 128 J St., Sacramento, CA. (916) 443-7008.
Rancho Cordova - Capital Dance Center Latin night the third Saturday of the month. Lessons at 7:00 p.m. Dancing until 11:00 p.m. $8 cover. 11270 Sanders Drive, Ranco Cordova, CA. (916) 635-2600.
Sacramento - Yemaya Yemaya Salsa Dance Co. hosts a social the first Saturday of each month (check their website for the schedule). 1791 Tribute Road, Suite B, Sacramento, CA.
Roseville - The Station Beginning Salsa lesson at 8:00 p.m. and Kizomba at 9:00 p.m. with Mike Del Campo. $5 cover after 9:30 p.m. Two dance floors. 18 and over welcome. Just off the Riverside/Auburn Blvd. exit from I-80 next to the freeway in Roseville. (916) 722-2405.
Sacramento - Habana Vieja Stephen and Randy of SalsaDorado.com will provide a lesson starting at 9:30 p.m. and dancing will start at 10:00 p.m. every second Saturday. Enjoy a combination of Latin music styles from Salsa and Merengue to Bachata and Timba. The cover is $3. Queen Sheba Restaurant, 1704 Broadway, Sacramento, CA.
Old Sacramento - Tango by the River Argentine Tango dance parties (Milongas) every second and fourth Saturday. Tango by the River is shaking up its twice a month milongas. There will no longer be a lesson and dancing will begin at 9:00 p.m. After midnight, the DJ will play alternative music such as nuevo Tango until everyone wears out the floor. $10 cover. Reserve online at Tango by the River. 128 J St., Sacramento, CA. (916) 443-7008.
Sacramento - The Ballroom Ballroom/Latin dance every Saturday. 7:00 p.m. lessons with open dancing starting at 8:00 p.m. Check schedule for lesson specifics. 6009 Folsom Boulevard, Sacramento, CA. (916) 456-2616.
Sacramento - Firehouse 5 La alterNATIVA Milonga starts at 9 p.m. the first, third and fifth Saturday of each month. $10 entry fee. 2014 9th St., Sacramento, CA. (916) 773-2535.
Sacramento - Harlows Remember Salsa Sundays at Harlows? Well they are back in the Momo Lounge. Lesson at 5:30 p.m. and dancing until 9:45 p.m. Open to 18 and over. $5 cover. Students free before 7:00 p.m. Harlows is at 2708 J St., Sacramento, CA.
Roseville - The Station Latin Tropical Rainbow night with DJ Omar. $10 cover. Just off the Riverside/Auburn Blvd. exit from I-80 next to the freeway in Roseville. (916) 722-2405.