San Diego Dancing Calendar

San Diego Dancing Calendar 2017-09-21T19:13:48+00:00

Dance San Diego is a weekly calendar directory of San Diego dancing. It features dancing in the greater San Diego area including venues, dance bands, Latin clubs, lodges, dance studios and artists/musicians. For San Diego locals and tourists, we feature dance venues for social dancers including tango, salsa, bachata, cha cha and merengue, milongas, jitterbug, swing era including Balboa & Lindy hop, East & West Coast Swing and social ballroom dancing, (click photo or DanceTime.com for more information on dancing world wide)!

Dance Calendar, Sept 21st – 28th!

Students taking dance lessons

(Why dance? Why learn to dance? Check out the many reasons to learn to dance here!)

Thursday San Diego dancing, September 21, 2017

  • Bill Magee @ Pala Casino, 12:30-5:30 PM
  • The Retro Rocketts @ Encinitas, The Sea Monks@ Classic Car Cruise Nights (Lumberyard Court), 5:30-7:30 PM
  • Jerry “Hot Rod” DeMink @ House of Blues, 6-9 PM
  • Robin Henkel @ Nate’s Garden Grill, 6-8 PM
  • Casey Hensley @ Crush (Solana Beach ), 7 PM
  • Flipside Burners @ Hollywood Casino (Jamul), 8-11 PM
  • Mercedes Moore @ Tio Leo’s, 8-11 PM, $5
  • Tomcat Courtney @ Proud Mary’s, 6-9 PM
  • Sabor Thursdays, Salsa, Bachata, Merengue live bands @ Cafe Sevilla,8 PM
  • Tangralaa Milonga (Nuevo tango), DJ Jotan @ Dance North County Studio, 9 PM, $10
  • West Coast Swing  (& Zouk Dance Party) Thursdays @ Starlight Studio, 8 PM, $5

(West Coast swing is the dancers dance, watch and read all about West Coast swing)

Friday San Diego dancing, September 22, 2017

  • Hoodoo Blues, Nitro Express, Bradley Leighton @ Escondido Cruisin’, 5-9 PM
  • Whitney Shay & Robin Henkel @ Stone Brewing, Escondido, 5:30-8:30 PM
  • Flipside Burners@ Riviera Supper Club, 9 PM
  • Floyd Smith @ Balboa Park Food Truck Fridays, 5-8 PM
  • Lorraine Castellanos Trio @ Handlery Hotel 950 Lounge, 5:30-7:30 PM
  • Three Chord Justice @ Rosie O’Grady’s, 9 PM
  • Stilettos @ McP’s Irish Pub, 9 PM
  • Taryn Donath @ Flying Pig Pub & Kitchen (Vista), 9 PM
  • Sue Palmer @ Encinitas Elks, 7-11 PM, $10
  • ????? @ Champion Ballroom, 7-9:30 PM, $12
  • Balboa Park Dancers Social (normally 2nd Fridays) @ Balboa Park Club, 6:45 PM, 
  • Sin Nombre Tango Milonga @ Movement Ctr., 9:30 PM, $10, $5 FTS
  • Ballroom Dance Party @ Synergy Dance Zone, 8 PM, $5, $3 FTS, (weekly),
  • Salsa Dancing @ 4 Points Sheraton, 8:30 PM, $10
  • Salsa Dancing @ Tango del Rey (Majesty in Motion), 8:30 PM, $10
  • Salsa & Bachata Torch Fridays @ Dance For 2, 8 PM, $10

How to waltz dance couple

(Watch premium How To Waltz online dance lessons here for ballroom C&W, etc)

Saturday San Diego dancing, September 23, 2017

  • Janet Hammer & Rhythm Express@ Schwaesdall Winery (Ramona), 1-4 PM
  • Brian Jones Rock’n’Roll Revival @ Grossmont Center Concerts Macy’s Courtyard, 5-7 PM
  • Whitney Shay Quartet @ La Valencia Hotel, 6-10 PM
  • Wounded Warriors Benefit w/Stoney B Blues, Lady Star, Fred Heath@Proud Mary’s, 7-10 PM
  • Missy Anderson (Blue Note) @ Party Fitness Zumba Studio, 8 PM
  • Stilettos @ Patrick’s Irish Pub, 9 PM
  • Flipside Burners @ Blackthorn Pub, 9 PM
  • Hot Shot Drifters, Steel City Jug Slammers @ Black Cat Bar, 10 PM
  • Bachata del Rey @ Tango del Rey, 8:30 PM, $10
  • Project Swing WCS @ Starlight Studio, 8 PM, $10
  • Ballroom Lovers Party @ Champion Ballroom, 8-11 PM, $10
  • USA Dance Party @ Dancessense Studio,7-11 PM, $10
  • No Dance Party @ Infinity Studio, 7 PM,
  • Milonga Nocturna Tango @ Dance For 2 Studio, 9 PM, $12/$8 FTS

Couple dancing to bachata music & bachata songs

(Watch & listen to these great bachata songs by the top bachata artists & musicians)

Sunday, San Diego dancing, September 24, 2017

  • Mercedes Moore & Taryn Donath @ Humphrey’s Brunch, 10 AM to 2 PM
  • Zzymzzy Quartet, Ben Powell @ Nate’s Garden Grill, 10 AM -2 PM
  • Bill Magee Blues Band @ Liberty Public Market, 1 PM
  • Billy Watson @ Coyote Bar & Grill (Carlsbad), 5-9 PM
  • Blue Rockit @ Seaport Village E. Plaza Gazebo, 1-4 PM
  • High Society Band @ Vista Elks, 2-5 PM
  • Marty Conley Big Band @ Encinitas Elks, 6-8 PM, $10
  • Cool Fever @ Coronado Ferry Landing, 2-5 PM
  • Downbeat Band @ Queen Bee’s, 4-6 PM
  • Salsa & Bachata Dancing @ The LOT, 7-10 PM, $10
  • Tango Lotus Milonga @ Infinity Studio, 7 PM-11 PM, $10,
  • Country Western & WCS Swing @ Dance For 2 Studio, $10 (last Sundays monthly)
  • NO Jitterbug Club @ Dance For 2, 7 PM, $9 (1st, 2nd & 3rd Sundays)
  • WCS San Diego Swing Dance Club @ El Cajon Elks Lodge, 4-7 PM

(Watch awesome Lindy hop video clips plus history and more at Lindy Hop dancing)

Monday San Diego dancing, September 25, 2017

  • Swing Under the Dome @ SD Central Library, 6:30-8 PM, FREE
  • Whitney Shay & Adam Eros @ Rancho Bernardo Inn, 6-9 PM
  • Missy Andersen @ Humphrey’s Backstage Live, 7-11 PM, $5
  • Monday Westie Practice (WCS) @ Movement Center, 8:30 PM (2nd & 4th)
  • The Upshots @ Cafe 21,  6:30-9:30 PM

Couple taking swing dance lessons

(Top swing dance lessons online ft. boogie woogie, jitterbug, shag, jive, Lindy & more!)

Tuesday San Diego dancing, September 26, 2017

  • Robin Henkel  Solo Blues @ House of Blues, 7-9 PM, 
  • Southland Soul @ Tio Leo’s, 7:30-10 PM, $10
  • Taryn Donath Trio @ Humphrey’s Backstage Live, 7-11 PM, $5
  • Social Dancing CW & Swing @ Kearny Mesa Moose, 6:30, $5
  • Stoney B Blues @ The Kraken, 8-11 PM
  • Gino and the Lone Gunmen (50’s/60’s Night) @ Henry’s Pub, 9 PM
  • WC Swing @ Tango del Rey, 8:30 PM, $7
  • Salsa Torch Tuesdays @ Dance For 2, Before 8:30 PM $8, after $10
  • Bachata Tuesdays @ Sevilla, 8:30 PM, $8

(Watch salsa dance champions perform winning routines worldwide here or photo)

Wednesday San Diego dancing, September 27, 2017

  • Robin Henkel & Whitney Shay @ Union Kitchen & Tap (Encinitas), 7-10 PM
  • Benji Davis – Jazz 88.3 Blues Jams @ Proud Mary’s, 6:30 PM
  • The Sophisticats @ McP’s Irish Pub, 8 PM
  • Boss Jazz w/Jason Hanna & Friends @ Riviera Supper Club, 7-9 PM
  • Jazz Jammers @ Fuddruckers Grossmont Ctr. 6-8 PM
  • Gilbert Castellanos Young Lion Series@ Panama 66, 6 PM, 8:30 PM
  • The Upshots @ Patrick’s Irish Pub, 9 PM
  • Mad Hat Hucksters (Firehouse Swing) @ Queen Bee’s, 8:45 PM to 11:30 PM, 
  • Salsa & Bachata Wednesdays @ Cafe Sevilla,
  • In The Mix – Social Ballroom Dance Party @ Dance For 2, 8 PM, $10

How to waltz footwork

(Watch waltz performance, dancesport clips, history, music, etc about waltz dancing here)

Thursday San Diego dancing, September 28, 2017

  • Bill Magee @ Tio Leo’s, 8-11 PM, $5
  • The Oceanside Society Orchestra@ The Landings (Palomar Airport), 5-8 PM
  • Robin Henkel & Whitney Shay @ Kona Kai Resort, 6-9 PM
  • Alvino & the Dwells @ Riviera Supper Club, 8-11 PM
  • Caey Hensley @ 1st Street Bar (Encinitas), 9 PM
  • Tomcat Courtney @ Proud Mary’s, 6-9 PM
  • Sabor Thursdays, Salsa, Bachata, Merengue live bands @ Cafe Sevilla,8 PM
  • Tangralaa Milonga (Nuevo tango), DJ Jotan @ Dance North County Studio, 9 PM, $10
  • West Coast Swing Thursdays @ Starlight Studio, 8 PM, $5

Dance Quotes Article Dancer

(Dance Quotes by sayings by scientists, dancers, poets, philosophers, writers and gurus)