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CALENDAR OF NEW YORK
METRO AREA SALSA DANCING EVENTS
- WITH AT LEAST 75% MAINSTREAM CLASSIC STYLE
SALSA MUSIC PLAYED EVERY HOUR -
- A GUIDE FOR MAMBO SOCIAL DANCERS WHO "BREAK ON 2" -
FUTURE LOCAL SALSA EVENTS
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REGULAR FUTURE EVENTS:
LATIN SUNDAYS PARTY WITH JIMMY ANTON - Downtown Manhattan, NYC - 5:00 - 9:00 PM - 1st, 3rd & 5th Sundays - The longest running & most attended On 2 mambo social in New York City since 1993 - A destination for dancers from all over the world - Excellent studio floor & hundreds of dance partners for you to choose from - Presented by long-time mambo instructor & performer Jimmy Anton, who is the main DJ, playing classic salsa & cha cha.
MAMBO HEAVEN WITH JIMMY ANTON @ MANHATTAN BALLROOM DANCE - Midtown, Manhattan, NYC - Held on the 2nd Friday of each month plus occasional Saturdays - See our Main Calendar for exact dates - 9:00 PM - 2:00 AM - Famous for presenting the longest running On 2 mambo social in New York City, instructor, performer & DJ Jimmy Anton brings us this additional dancing opportunity - Held in a huge dance studio with pro sound system & ballroom wooden floor, he invites local & international salseros to come join the party - Lots of classic salsa & cha cha by DJ Jimmy Anton plus invited guest DJs - Future 2017 Saturday dates: July 22, 24th Anniversary, Sept. 23, October 21, Jimmy's Birthday, December 23.
MAMBO SUNDAYS PARTY WITH CARLOS KONIG - Midtown Manhattan, NYC - 5:30 - 9:30 PM on the 2nd & 4th Sunday of each month - An On 2 social that has been running for many years in a friendly welcoming atmosphere - Carlos invites us for nonstop dancing & socializing in a large modern studio with 3 rooms with a perfect wooden floor that never gets sticky - Lots of classic salsa & cha cha music on an excellent pro DJ sound system by DJ Carlos Konig plus guest DJs - Held at Ripley Grier Studios in midtown Manhattan - Free snacks & cash beverages are available
PIEL CANELA SALSA DANCE SOCIAL - NYC - 7:45 PM - 3:00 AM - Salsa class at 7:00 PM - Usually held on the 2nd & 4th Saturdays of each month - An On 2 event with lots of classic salsa in the spacious ballroom of the Manhattan Ballroom Dance studio by DJ Cocotaso & guest DJs - Presented by instructor & performer Joe Burgos, Director of the Piel Canela Dance Studio & the Piel Canela crew who invited all the dancers to come and party with them - Future Dates: May 14: Live Band: Frankie Morales & Mambo Of The Times Orchestra
YAMULEE'S BOOGIE DOWN MAMBO PARTY - Fordham/Grand Concourse, Bronx - 10:00 PM - 2:00 AM or later - Usually held monthly. See our Main Calendar for exact dates - Dance performance to be announced - Another swinging affair presented by Osmar Perrones & the Yamulee crew - MC'd by famous Levi "La Leña" - Lots of great old & new salsa, plus a little good bachata & merengue, by DJ Osmar "El Matatan" Perrones ", DJ "Doc Salsa" Steve Shaw & invited guest DJs - Everyone's invited to this classic uptown social with plenty of partners at all levels - One of the more popular events for the NYC On 2 community. See our Main Calendar for exact dates.
SALSA FEVER ON 2 SOCIAL @ THE SALSA FEVER ON 2 DANCE ACADEMY - Jersey City, NJ - 9:00 PM - 2:00 AM - Usually on the 4th Saturday of the month - Instructor & performer Mario B presents this monthly pure mambo social in his very attractive dance studio with big wooden dance floor & pro sound system, a short ride from Manhattan - DJ Mario B & DJ JaviChuela play lots of classic salsa plus bit of bachata & more - All tri-state dancers are invited to come join the party
AN EVENING WITH ABAKUA - Midtown Manhattan, NYC - 10:00 PM - 2:00 AM - 4th Friday of each month - There is a boogaloo warm-up from 9:30 - 10:00 PM - A salsa dancing party held in the attractive "Club 412" of You Should Be Dancing Studios with beverages & full bar - Pure classic old school salsa & cha cha by DJ Frankie Martinez - Hosted by Manny Blackett - An event presented by Frankie Martinez of Abakua Afro-Latin Dancers - A pure On 2 mambo party attended by a wide range of dancers from all over, including some very good ones - Drink specials before 11:00 PM
SALSA SALSA DANCE STUDIO SOCIAL @ THE CHERRY TREE - Park Slope, Brooklyn - Held on the 1st, 3rd & 5th Fridays of the month - 9:00 PM - 2:00 AM or later - Free - Everyone is invited to this On 2 mambo social held at The Cherry Tree bar & restaurant near the Salsa Salsa Studio - Plenty of classic salsa music plus a little cha cha & more by DJ John John and DJ Andy Andy in a casual pub atmosphere with wooden dance floor - Presented by Marcus Gonzalez, Jose Rivera, Ray Colon & the Salsa Salsa crew
LORENZ DANCE STUDIO MAMBO SOCIAL - Queens, Bronx & Manhattan - 9:00 PM - 12:00 midnight - A weekly On 2 mambo social presented by Howie Lorenz & the folks at Lorenz Dance Studio - Everyone is invited for classic salsa & cha cha in a friendly environment in a good size studio with wooden dance floor & friendly dance partners. Held every Friday at their Glendale, Queens, and Manhattan locations, and held every Saturday at their Corona, Queens, and Bronx locations.
LVG - LA VIEJA GUARDIA SALSA SOCIAL - Downtown Manhattan, NYC - 6:00 - 10:00 PM - Held on the 2nd & 4th Sunday of each month. A pure mambo social featuring excellent classic salsa music including some from original vinyl recordings - Brought to us by local salseros DJ Antonio "La Conga" and instructor / performer Joel Dominguez - Lots of classic salsa & cha cha music by DJ Antonio "La Conga" - One of the most popular events for the NYC On 2 community with partners at all levels & held in a very large ballroom - See Promo Video for this event
LATIN REFLECTIONS SOCIAL @ LA SALSA DE HOY - Sunset Park, Brooklyn - 9:00 PM - 1:00 AM - 2nd & 4th Fridays of each month (through July 2017) - Often there are dance performances TBA - Plenty of salsa plus a bit of cha cha, bachata & merengue by DJ Showtime & invited guest DJs - Latin Reflections director Mike Rodriguez invites all dancers to come and enjoy his social. See our Main Calendar for exact dates.
BAILA WEDNESDAYS @ SOLAS - Downtown Manhattan - 8:30 PM - 1:00 AM or later - A popular pure mambo event held in a charming bar / club/ lounge setting featuring a night of classic salsa & cha cha plus a bit of bachata on a good sound system - Presented by DJ Babaloo of DJB-NYC.com for the dancers - Full bar with very reasonable drink prices & you can bring your own food in to eat - Salsa lessons starting at 7:00 & 8:00 PM by Dave Huang - Separate upstairs bachata room on 1st & 3rd Wednesdays