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Dancing in San Diego, California

San Diego is a hub of dancing including nightly dance lessons at the 14+ dance studios plus nightclubs, lodges and San Diego Dance Venues. San Diego has a plethora of fantastic dance bands and musicians. If you are a local or vacationing in San Diego, you will find salsa, bachata and merengue, Argentine tango, kizombajitterbug, Latin dance and plenty of swing dancing including Balboa, Lindy hop and Bal-swing, West Coast swing and ballroom dancing.

Coming January 2017, DanceTime.com will launch a dance store created by dancers for dancers with awesome brands for dance shoes like Werner Kern, Capezio, Bloch plus shoe bags, brushes and a variety of dance apparel!

Additional info at San Diego dance resources!


San Diego Dance Calendar – Week of May 11th, 2015

(All the venues & musicians for the following listings are at these links)

Dance San Diego – Monday, May 11th

  • Sue Palmer @ Horton Plaza Lyceum Theatre, 12 pm -1 PM,
  • Missy Andersen @ Humphrey’s, 7- 11 PM, $5
  • Mojo Workin’ Mondays @ On The Rocks Cocktails
  • Salsa dancing @ Prospect Bar, 9:45 PM

Dance San Diego – Tuesday, May 12th

  • Zydeco deejay @ Tio Leo’s ,7:30 -10 PM, $8
  • WC Swing @ Tango del Rey, 8:30 PM, $5
  • Swing & C&W @Kearny Mesa Moose, 6:30, $5
  • Big City Dawgs @ Henry’s Pub, 9 PM, no cover
  • Walter Gentry’s @ Patrick’s
  • Kaliente Tues. Salsa@ Sevilla, 8:30 PM, $8
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Dance San Diego – Wednesday, May 13th

  • WCS San Diego @ Cheers, 8:30 PM, FREE
  • Salsa dancing @ Marriott La Jolla, 8:30
  • Firehouse Swing @ Queen Bee’s, 8:30 PM
  • West Coast Swing @ Cheers Bar & Grill
  • Ballroom dancing @ Dance For 2, 7:30 PM
  • Salsa dancing @ Cafe Sevilla, 8 PM

Dance San Diego – Thursday, May 14th

Dance San Diego – Friday, May 15th

  • The Legends Show Band @ Encinitas Lodge, $10
  • Cadillac Wreckers @ Proud Mary’s, 7-10 PM,
  • Whitney Shay Quartet @ US Grant, 8 PM
  • Swing Jam Fridays @ Dance For 2, 9:30 PM
  • Salsa dancing @ Marriott La Jolla , 8:30 PM
  • Sin Nombre Milonga @ Movement Dance Center
  • Ballroom Dancing @ Synergy, Infinity, Champion, Dancessense

Dance San Diego – Saturday, May 16th 

Dance San Diego – Sunday, May 17th

Venues by dance genre

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Dance venues by night

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(More nights coming soon)

Info On Dance Lessons San Diego

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Additional info at San Diego dance resources!