EVENTS IN ATLANTA
The Atlanta Salsa community is very active with weekly, monthly and annual events like the Atlanta Bachata Fest & Atlanta Salsa Festival. See below the list of events.
THE 10TH ATLANTA BACHATA FEST 2018
Hosted every year in Atlanta, the new Hollywood and home of world-famous Coca-Cola, Atlanta Bachata Fest is one of the largest Latin dance festivals in the South-East United States with 4 days of non-stop fun, themed night parties, spectacular showcases, world-class workshops and the best congress experience. BE PART OF IT as Atlanta welcomes dancers from around the world.
Weekly: Latin dancing in Atlanta
WEDNESDAYS – Tongue and Groove (Lindberg). Latin night with a mix of Salsa, Bachata, Merengue and some Reggaetton. Cover – $10-$20, includes free salsa and bachata class starting at around 9:15 pm. Address – Tongue & groove, Main St NE, Atlanta, GA 30324
THURSDAYS – PASOFino Studio (Sandy Spring). Latin night oriented towards On2 & Bachata dancers. Plays Salsa, Mambo, Cha-Cha and Bachata. Cover $5 or free with salsa class, free for current PF membership. Starts at 9pm-12 am. Address – PASOFino, 8610 Roswell Rd. Sandy Springs, GA 30350
FRIDAYS – Sanctuary Night Club (Buckhead) – One of the oldest socials in Atlanta. Great mix of Salsa, Bachata and Merengue. The crowd is very non-intimidating and friendly. This is the perfect place to practice if you know the basics of Salsa in a club environment. Cover $10 gets you a free class (two levels) from around 9:15-10:15 pm. The music play till around 2:30 am. Address – Sanctuary Night Club – 3209 Paces Ferry Pl NW, Atlanta, GA 30305
SUNDAYS – Coco Cabana Restaurant (Tucker) – They hold a weekly Latin night with a mix of Salsa, Bachata, and Cha Cha every Sunday. Cuban food, friendly atmosphere and great music selection. No Cover – Starts at 7-11 pm. Address – Coco Cabana, 4073 Lavista Rd, Tucker, GA 30084
Atlanta Monthly Socials
1st, 3rd & 5th-TUESDAY – BACHATuesdays – Dj Mike Arana host this social. Focused on Bachata with a splash of salsa. No Lesson. BAr available. Cover $5. Address – Taverna Plaka 2196 Cheshire Bridge Rd NE Atlanta GA 30324
3rd-FRIDAY – Fernbank Salsa and Martinis – Salsambo dance company runs this monthly social at the beautiful Fernbank museum of natural history. Two rooms (salsa, bachata). This is an early social starting at 7:00 pm and ending at 12:00 pm. Cover $15. Address – Fernbank Museum of Natural History, 767 Clifton Rd NE, Atlanta, GA 30307
2nd-SATURDAY – Tumbao Dance Social – Dj Mike Arana & Ruben Gonzalez host this monthly social. Plays Salsa, Mambo, Cha-cha and Bachata. Cover $10. Address – Academy Ballroom Studio, 800 Miami Cir NE, Suite #220A, Atlanta, GA 30324
3rd-SATURDAY – Latin Vibes Social – Rhythms and Motion dance studio host this monthly social every third Saturday of the month. Oriented towards on2 dancers. Plays Salsa, Mambo, Cha-cha and Bachata. Cover $15. Address – Rhythms & Motion dance studio, 3791 South Cobb Drive, Smyrna, GA 30080
3rd-SATURDAY – CUBAtlanta Dance Social – Chino Casino host this monthly social every third Saturday of the month. Oriented towards Casineros dancers. Plays Timba, Salsa, Mambo, & Bachata. Cover $15. Address – Art is Motion Dance Studio, 4470 Satellite Blvd, Ste 201-202, Duluth, Georgia 30096
4th-SATURDAY – PASOFino Dance Social – PASOFino dance studio host this monthly social every fourth Saturday of the month. Oriented towards On2 & Bachata dancers. Plays Salsa, Mambo, Cha-Cha and Bachata. Free Lesson at 9:30pm. Cover $12 depending on Guest Artist. Address – PASOFino Dance Studio, 8610 Roswell Rd, Ste 910, Atlanta, GA 30350