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Our second dance party near the Santa Rosa, Calif. area: The 2nd JSmoothSalsa Salsa & Bachata Dance Party

Hot Latin Nights
@ Tomales in Santa Row

Salsa, Bachata, Merengue, Cumbia

Free salsa lessons by Mikey "Tumbao"
No Cover!


Hot Tomales
3055 Olin Ave.
San Jose, CA 95128

8:00pm Salsa lessons with Mike Avila
9:00pm Party till 12:00am

No Cover all night!

All-star DJs:
DJ 360
DJ Nelly
DJ Chile

San Francisco. Cafe Cocomo. First time from the Dominican Republic! Kiko Rodriguez!

Free for ladies before 10:00pm. Monday May 20th. in San Jose. A Special birthday celebration for South Bay's promoter and DJ, Jesse (DJ Jazzy Jez).

Dance competition, two rooms, and a must for those in the south bay area. What is it? The monthly MamboNova dance social!

Every Saturday afternoon in San Francisco. Something amazing happens: Outdoor Bachata & Kizomba dancing!

Thursday, 02 May 2013 19:38

Reno: May 26, 2013 - Joan Soriano Live

DJ Zorro of Reno is putting together a special night with a very special Bachata artist: Joan Soriano.

New to the Santa Rosa, Calif. area: The JSmoothSalsa Salsa & Bachata Dance Party

The annual Salsa, Bachata and Kizomba Fling, "Deja Vu" is back with a vengeance at San Jose's CPAA, courtesy of DJ Jazzy Jez. Want more details?

The event schedule is up and the hotels are full. Will you be joining us for the 5th annual Reno Bachata Festival?

This year's 2013 Bachata festival has been formally announced!

Friday, 08 March 2013 00:56

5th Annual Reno Bachata Festival

5 Year Anniversary in Reno!

RENO BACHATA FESTIVAL Peppermill Resort & Casino

The very first bachata festival in the USA


- 3 days of Dance Workshops
- 4 Nights of Dance Parties
- 3 Rooms of Bachata, kizomba and salsa
- Dancing until 6am
- Dance Performances
- Dance Showdown
- Over 40 Dance Artists in the line-up
- over 60+ Dance Workshops
- Free Shuttle 24 hours to the hotel from the airport
- Bachata Dance Competition (1st Annual Bachata Internationals)
- Much more to come

We have moved Reno Bachata Festival dates on April 25-29, 2013

Still the same location: Peppermill Resort and Casino

Details, Line-up, Workshops are on

Presented by: Rodney Rodchata Aquino

Peppermill Room Rates...
- Montego Bay Wing $49 (Sun-Thurs) & $69 (Fri-Sat)
- Peppermill Tower $69 (Sun-Thurs) & $89 (Fri-Sat)
- Tuscany Tower $89 (Thurs- Sun) & $129 (Fri-Sat)

Book Room Here:

Important Note: Last year, our blocks were sold-out that nightly rate was too high. This year, do not wait! It will get sold-out. THE EARLIER YOU BOOK YOUR ROOMS, THE BETTER.

Book Online or Call 800-282-2444 and tell them you are from Caribbean Dance Festival or Reno Bachata Festival

Friday, 08 March 2013 00:53

5th Annual SF Salsa Festival

Three nights of world-class performances, dancing, competition and workshops with top salsa instructors, in the heart of downtown San Francisco.

Sunday, 25 March 2012 17:31

MAY 27 2012 - Holiday Dance Event

DJ Jimmy Smooth will be djing again at this event!

Jazzy Jez Entertainment presents

A Salsa and Bachata Fling Affair!

100% Salsa Hall!
100% Bachata Room!
Salsa and Bachata lessons!
Memorial day weekend!

DEJA VU 2012

Holiday Sunday!, May 27th
All ages welcome! Next day is a holiday!

4 DJS! 2 Rooms!

Salsa Hall: DJ 360 & DJ Jazzy Jez
Salsa dance lessons at 8:30pm
Salsa, Mambo, Cha-cha-cha, and dance shows

Bachata Room: DJ Chino and DJ Smooth
Bachata lessons at 8:30pm
Urban, Dominican, and Merengue

CPAA Arts Center (inside the Safeway Plaza)
6148 Bollinger Rd., West San Jose CA 95129 

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