Latin Dancing in New York City

If you like Latin dancing, New York has great Salsa, Bachata/Merengue, Tango, and House scenes.

Dance Argentine Tango at the All Night Milonga at Stepping Out

Saturday, July 13, 2019
Argentine tango dancing
NOMAD, NYC ~ One of America’s biggest Argentine tango parties has great guest teachers and performers

VolvoTango Argentine Tango Dancing on Pier 45

Wednesdays & Sundays, April-November
Argentine tango dancing
WEST VILLAGE, NYC ~ Dance tango on a pier with romantic Hudson river views

Dance Argentine Tango at Tango La Nacional

Thursdays
Argentine tango dancing
CHELSEA, NYC ~ New York’s most traditional milonga (tango party) is also the center of NYC’s tango community

Do the Central Park Tango

Saturdays, June-September
Argentine tango dancing
CENTRAL PARK, NYC ~ Dance, take a free lesson or just watch. FREE

Salsa Saturdays at La Marqueta keep old school salsa alive in El Barrio

Summer Saturdays
Puerto Rican salsa dancing
EAST HARLEM, NYC ~ Old timers dance old school Salsa (mostly on1) at a street party with music and food. FREE

Bulla en el Barrio plays Colombian Bullerengue at Flushing Town Hall

Sunday, July 21, 2019
Live music dance dancing African Colombian cumbia women
FLUSHING, Queens ~ Bullerengue is a Colombian women’s puberty ritual from Palenque of San Basilio, the first free African town in the Americas

BIG Salsa Festival 2019 at New York Hilton Midtown

MIDTOWN, NYC | Memorial Day Weekend, Fri-Mon, May 24-27, 2019 | Salsa festival | Salsa workshops, salsa shows, and salsa dancing

Dance Parade New York 2019

FLATIRON, UNION SQUARE, EAST VILLAGE, NYC | Sat, May 18, 2019 | Dance parade & festival | African, Bolivian, Brazilian, Cuban, Dominican, Ecuadorian, Mexican, Panamanian, Puerto Rican & Spanish dances

Zinc Bar

GREENWICH VILLAGE, Sun, December 9 & 16, 2018 ~ Argentine Tango Dancing to live music by the Zinc Tango Trio

Louie Vega Roots NYC House Party at Cielo in Meatpacking

CIELO, MEATPACKING DISTRICT ~ Wed, December 19, 2018
#DANCING #PUERTORICAN #HOUSE #DJ

VolvoTango Argentine Tango at LIC Landing

LONG ISLAND CITY, QUEENS | Tuesdays, Apr – Nov | Argentine tango milonga | Dance Argentine tango outdoors on a pier with great Manhattan views. Hasn’t opened yet for 2019.

Stepping Out Studios

37 West 26th St
between Fifth & Sixth Ave
NoMad, Manhattan

La Nacional

239 West 14th St
between Seventh & Eighth Ave
Chelsea, Manhattan
Monday – Friday

Gonzalez y Gonzalez has dancing to live Salsa bands Friday & Saturday

192 Mercer St
between Bleecker & Houston
Greenwich Village
Closed on Mondays

Plena Libre plays SOB’s for the World Music Institute

The Bomba and Plena virtuosos are 4-time Grammy nominees.
World Music Institute
SOBs
Hudson Square, Manhattan (West SoHo)
Sunday, September 16, 2018

New York International Salsa Congress 2018

Marriott Marquis
Times Square Theater District, Manhattan
Thursday – Monday
August 30 – September 3, 2018

La Marina Beach is a great Washington Heights Party on the River

La Marina
Washington Heights, Manhattan
May – September
Sunset Salsa
Thursday, August 9, 2018

Dominican Day Parade Merengue Guinness World Record

We need more than 600 dancers to set the world record!
Fort Washington Armory
Washington Heights, Manhattan
Saturday, August 4, 2018

Tanghetto plays ElectroTango for dancing at Midsummer Night Swing

Argentines Walter Perez and Leonardo Sardella teach Tango.
DJ Ilene Marder moves the floor.
Midsummer Night Swing
Damrosch Park Lincoln Center
Thursday, July 5, 2018

Mambo Legends Orchestra are players from Tito Puente’s orchestra

Midsummer Night Swing
Damrosch Park Lincoln Center
Wednesday, July 4, 2018

Joe Quijano y Su Conjunto Cachana play Midsummer Night Swing

Eddie Torres & Maria Torres teach Salsa on2. Eddie is the founder of New York Salsa on2.
Midsummer Night Swing
Damrosch Park, Lincoln Center
Wednesday, June 27, 2018

Midsummer Night Swing 2018 at Damrosch Park

LINCOLN CENTER, Tue-Sat, Jun 26 to Jul 14, 2018, Dance Festival ~ Dance salsa, tango and swing outdoors to live orchestras on a sprung-wood floor

Pride Island 2018 is the legendary Dance on the Pier

Pier 97 (West 57th St)
Hell’s Kitchen, Manhattan
Swedish pop star Tove Lo
Saturday, June 23, 2018
Australian diva Kyle Minogue
Sunday, June 24, 2018

Tease NYC Pride

An evening of interactive burlesque with 1,200 women from across the country.
The DL
Lower East Side, Manhattan
Saturday, June 23, 2018

NYC Dance Week 2018 ~ 10 days FREE dance, fitness & wellness classes

June 14 – 23, 2018

Leonardo Sardella to teach Argentine Tango at Tango La Nacional

Tango La Nacional
La Nacional
Chelsea, Manhattan
Thursday, May 10, 2018

Bryant Park Dance Party ~ Latin Festival: Cha Cha, Boogaloo & Salsa

Argentine, Colombian, Cuban, Dominican, Puerto Rican, Peruvian & Spanish Bachata, Cumbia, Tango, Salsa & Vallenato for dancing.
Bryant Park
Midtown, Manhattan
Wednesdays, MAY 2 – JUNE 8
LATIN FESTIVAL: CHA CHA, BOOGALOO and SALSA
New Swing Sextet & Quintero’s Salsa Project
Friday, June 8, 2018
FREE

Colombian Tango Champion Daniel Martínez Cadavid is NYC’s best leader

Tango La Nacional
La Nacional
Chelsea, Manhattan
Thursday, April 20, 2018

Latin Grooves by Cuban Gerardo Contino with Spanish diva Nalaya Brown

The Django in the Roxy Hotel
Tribeca, Manhattan
Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Mario de Camillis 2011 Buenos Aires Champion to teach at Tango La Nacional

Tango La Nacional
La Nacional
Chelsea, Manhattan
Thursday, April 5 2018

Natalia Aguero & Agustin Venturino teach & perform at Tango La Nacional

Tango La Nacional
Chelsea, Manhattan
Thursday, March 1, 2018

Leandro Oliver & Laila Rezk of ‘Tango X2’ perform at All Night Milonga

Stepping Out Studios
NoMad, Manhattan
Saturday, February 10, 2018

Cuba Caliente is the Gerardo Contino Cuban Salsa dance party

The Woods
Williamsburg, Brooklyn
Sundays in November, 2017

New York International Salsa Congress 2017

New York Marriott Marquis
1535 Broadway
Midtown, Manhattan
Pre-Events Friday-Thursday, August 25-31, 2017
Festival Thursday-Sunday, August 31 – September 3, 2017

Laurie Hernandez is a star Gymnast, dancer, author and beyond

National Puerto Rican Day Parade 2017 Athlete of the Year

The New York Salsa and Bachata Festival 2017 is all Memorial weekend

Non-stop dance workshops, performances, and parties at the Sheraton New York Times Square Hotel, Memorial Day Weekend, May 25-29, 2017

Chicho Frumboli

The leading artist of contemporary Tango is giving workshops with his partner Juana Sepulveda at Adelante Studios Jan 13-17, 2017. They perform at the All Night Milonga at Stepping Out Studios Sat, Jan 14

Encuentro NYC Colombian Music Festival

Colombian music and dance for the entire family
Le Poisson Rouge
Greenwich Village
Saturday, December 3, 2016

Fleur Seule

Relive all the romance and glamour of the 1940s through Swing, Jazz, and Ballroom music from around the world. Fleur Seule plays Midsummer Night Swing at Lincoln Center’s Damrosch Park Wed, June 29, 2016.