This week's event schedule:  
     
 

BACHATA
SOCIAL

AUGUST 21
9:30pm-12:30am
WEEKLY EVENT

DANCEY
BALLROOM

SALSA FRIDAYS

AUGUST 22
9pm-1am
WEEKLY EVENT

DANCEY
BALLROOM

KIZOMBACHATA

AUGUST 23
9pm-2am
MONTHLY EVENT

D2 DANCE STUDIO

Salsa Duello
Academie Duello
TWICE A MONTH
Salsa Cruise
MV Brittania
SPECIAL EVENT
Salsa & Latin Dance Nights
Evergreen Cultural Centre, Coquitlam
TWICE A MONTH
Ivory Saturday
The Haze Pub
WEEKLY EVENT

ROBSON
SQUARE
SALSA

AUGUST 24
3pm-7pm
SPECIAL EVENT

ROBSON SQUARE

Salsa Practica
Harbour Dance Centre
WEEKLY EVENT

BAILAMOS
SOCIAL

AUG 26
9pm-11:30pm
MONTHLY EVENT

D2 DANCE STUDIO

911 Salsa Tuesdays
Joe's Apartment Nightclub
WEEKLY EVENT
Salsa 560 Wednesdays
560 Nightclub
WEEKLY EVENT
 
   
 
THURSDAYS     Weekly
 
     
 

Bachata Social

THURSDAYS 9:30pm-Midnight (WEEKLY EVENT)
 

Thursday's Bachata Socials have become one of the most popular dance nights of the week, especially for bachateros who can't get enough of the music they love. Vancouver's only weekly Bachata night with a music mix of classic Dominican Bachata and Urban Bachata, with some Salsa and Kizomba. A casual and relaxed evening open to dancers of all levels, from beginners to bachataholics are welcome.

 
DANCER'S TIP: Expect to hear a lot of Bachata music (classic Dominican Bachata and Urban Bachata) with some Kizomba and Salsa.
     
COVER $7 at door (cash only please) | Not licensed | All ages

LOCATION: THE DANCEY BALLROOM AND DANCE STUDIO, 505 Hamilton Street, Vancouver (map)
The Dancey Ballroom and Dance Studio is a stunning dance studio in a Romanesque Revival style heritage building of distinction on the corner of Hamilton and West Pender. Conveniently located downtown between Yaletown and Gastown, two blocks from the Downtown Public Library and one block from the Queen Elizabeth Theatre.

PARKING There is plenty of street parking available in the area, as well as many nearby parkades. The Pender & Seymour parkade at 443 Seymour Street (map) is well priced and only a couple blocks away.
TRANSLINK Two blocks from Stadium-Chinatown Skytrain station, a few blocks from Granville and Waterfront stations, and on many bus routes.
 
   
 
FRIDAYS     Weekly
 
     
   
   
 
SATURDAY     August 23
 
     
   
   
 
SATURDAYS     Weekly & Monthly Events
 
   
 

Salsa Duello
SATURDAYS Twice a month (2nd & 4th Saturdays)
Next date:
August 23

Academie Duello
412 West Hastings Street, Vancouver (Map)
Time: 8pm-1:30am
Cost: $12 at door

Twice a month event (on second and fourth Saturdays), complimentary dance lessons at 9pm, and dancing from 10pm to 1:30am.

MORE INFO:
Organizer: Salsa Studio
Phone: 604.812.3849
Email: roger@salsastudio.net
Website: salsaevents.ca

 
   
 

Salsa Cruises 
SATURDAYS throughout summer
Dates:
August 16, 23, Sept 13

Aboard MV Britannia
Departing from Coal Harbour at foot of Denman St (near Georgia St) (Map)
Boarding at 8:30pm, departs at 9:30pm, returns at 12:30am
Cost: $28 in advance ($33 at door)
Music by resident DJs Jorgito B & Kubanito. This summer’s rotating DJs include: Special guest Zak Santiago, Sanchez Cuba, Casanova, and Seattle’s DJ Xpression

The annual Salsa Cruise Series sets sail again this summer aboard Vancouver's largest cruising vessel, the MV Britannia, with DJs spinning Salsa, Merengue, Bachata, Reggaeton, Top 40, R & B and Hip Hop on three levels. Complimentary salsa dance lessons by Vancouver's best instructors and a dance show on every cruise.

MORE INFO:
Event Organizer: Angelita
Phone: 604.312.6772
Email: salsacruises@shaw.ca
Website: salsacruises.com

 
   
 

Salsa & Latin Dance Nights 
SATURDAYS Twice a month (1st & 3rd Saturdays)

Evergreen Cultural Centre
1205 Pinetree Way, Coquitlam (Map)
Time: 7:30pm-12:00am
Cost: $10
Music: Salsa, Bachata, Merengue

Twice a month event in Coquitlam with Hot Salsa Dance Zone.
Dance lesson at 7:30pm, party at 8:30pm.

MORE INFO:
Organizer: Hot Salsa Dance Zone
Phone: 604.725.4654 / 604.808.2311
Email: info@hotsalsadancezone.com
Website: hotsalsadancezone.com

 
   
 

Ivory Saturday
SATURDAYS (Weekly)

Lux Lounge
1180 Howe Street, Vancouver (Map)
Time: 9pm
Music: Latin Beats, Reggaeton, Salsa, Merengue, Bachata, Cumbia

Weekly Latin night with DJ Cachete.

MORE INFO:
Organizer: Vancouver Latin Fever
Phone: 604.722.1559 or 778.891.7644
Email: info@vancouverlatinfever.com
Website: vancouverlatinfever.com

 

 

 
   
 
SUNDAYS     Until August 24
 
     
 

If you've never experienced Sunday Afternoon Salsa at Robson Square, check out this video (below) that perfectly captures the event, by local photographer and videographer Trevor Jansen who dropped by one Sunday last year and shot this:

Sunday Afternoon Salsa at Robson Square
 
SUMMER 2014 SEASON
Last one this Sunday August 24
 
SUNDAYS 3pm-7pm (Weekly)
 

Sunday Afternoon Salsa at Robson Square is an annual series of FREE, outdoor salsa dances held at Robson Square in downtown Vancouver.

Organized by Jennifer and Stephen Dancey of SalsaVancouver.net and the Dancey Ballroom, the dances are run every Sunday in July and August by a team of volunteers from Vancouver's salsa dance community.

The dances are open to everyone and you are welcome even if you've never danced a day in your life. Try the free lessons at 3pm, watch the performances at 5pm, or just check out the social dancing throughout the afternoon and see how much fun it is!

FOR MORE INFO, VISIT SundayAfternoonSalsa.com

Robson Square is located at the corner of Robson Street and Howe Street in downtown Vancouver (Map)

 
 
   
 
MONDAYS     Weekly
 
     
 

Salsa Practica
MONDAYS (Weekly)

Harbour Dance Centre
2nd Floor, 927 Granville Street, Vancouver (Map)
Time: 9-11:30pm
Cost: $5 at door

Weekly post-class practica

MORE INFO:
Organizer: Salsa Studio
Phone: 877.577.2572
Email: info@salsastudio.net
Website: salsaevents.ca


 
   
 
TUESDAYS     Monthly - August 26
 
     
 

BAILAMOS Monthly Salsa Social
Hosted by Nina and Greg of Baila Vancouver
 
TUESDAYS 9:00pm-11:30am
4th Tuesday of Every Month
August 26, September 23, October 28...
 

Nina and Greg of Baila Vancouver present BAILAMOS a new monthly salsa social, with music by DJ Greg.

 

ADMISSION: $5

LOCATION:

55 West 8th at Manitoba (Map)
Free street parking & close to transit

 
   
 

911 Salsa Tuesdays
TUESDAYS (Weekly)

Joe's Apartment Nightclub
919 Granville Street, Vancouver (Map)
Time: 9pm
Music: Salsa, Bachata, Merengue

Weekly salsa event with DJ Cachete.

MORE INFO:
Organizer: Vancouver Latin Fever
Phone: 604.722.1559 or 778.891.7644
Email: info@vancouverlatinfever.com
Website: vancouverlatinfever.com

 

 

 
   
 
WEDNESDAYS      
 
     
 

Salsa 560 Wednesdays
WEDNESDAYS (Weekly)

560 Nightclub
560 Seymour Street, Vancouver (Map)
Time: 9pm
Music: Salsa, Bachata, Merengue

Weekly salsa event with DJ Cachete.

MORE INFO:
Organizer: Vancouver Latin Fever
Phone: 604.722.1559 or 778.891.7644
Email: info@vancouverlatinfever.com
Website: vancouverlatinfever.com

 

 

 
   
  If you are looking for information about salsa events at the Polish Hall, Atlantis, Boss, Howard Johnson, Crush, Hot Jazz Club, Ginger62, Law Courts, Peretz Centre, Azure, Jupiter, Legends, Jesters, TC Lions, Mesa Luna, Luce, Aqua... Please note that these are old salsa venues, most of them no longer exist or do not have salsa events anymore. For the most complete and current listing of salsa events in Vancouver, please visit SalsaVancouver.net or refer to the listing above.