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Halloween Salsa Parties 2011

Posted October 10, 2011 by

UPDATE: See our guide to Halloween Salsa Parties for 2013.

Halloween Salsa Jack-o-LanternHalloween is one of my favorite holidays, and if you enjoy salsa dancing and Halloween as much as I do, you’re in luck, because this year there are tons of Halloween salsa events going on in the Bay Area!

Here’s a rundown of all the events that will be going on:

Wednesday, October 26, 2011

Bachata Con Coco Halloween Party
Where: San Francisco
Cost: $5 with costume, $10 without
Description: A Halloween bachata party at Cafe Cocomo featuring 4 dance instructors, 3 DJs, and a Halloween costume contest with $500 in prizes.

Friday, October 28, 2011

Alberto’s Halloween Party
Where: Mountain View
Cost: $15
Description: Alberto’s annual Halloween salsa party, featuring dance lessons by Pantea, a Halloween costume contest, and live music by Orchesta N’Rumba

Salsoween Halloween Party
Where: Palo Alto
Cost: $15 in advance, $20 at the door
Description: PB&G’s annual Halloween party, hosted at Club Illusions in Palo Alto, with dance lessons, Halloween costume contest (over $2000 prizes), and live music by Julio Bravo y su Orchestra Salsabor

Nightmare Halloween Party
Where: San Mateo
Cost: $10 in advance, $20 at the door
Description: A Halloween salsa party at the Azuli Lounge in San Mateo, featuring a costume contest with cash prizes, a “shake it” contest for the ladies, and 5 DJs spinning popular Latin beats.

Salsaween/Bat-chata Social
Where: Oakland
Cost: $10
Description: A Halloween salsa and bachata party hosted by Salsa With Juan, featuring beginner salsa and bachata lessons, a Halloween costume contest, and dancing until midnight, with a special performance by the Salsa With Juan Training team.

Saturday, October 29, 2011

Mambo Romero Halloween Party
Where: San Francisco
Cost: $15
Description: Mambo Romero’s annual Halloween Party, aimed at more advanced salsa dancers, featuring lessons by Gabriel & Victoria, a Halloween costume contest, and dancing until 2 in the morning.

SalsaCrazy Halloween Party
Where: San Francisco
Description: One the largest Halloween events of the year, featuring 6 separate ballrooms with music ranging from salsa (live music by Avance), house music (by world renown Yolanda Becool), hip hop, Persian, and more. Free salsa lessons by Tomaj Trenda, and a Halloween costume contest with tons of prizes. Tickets sell out, so buy early.

Cocomo Salsa/Cumbia Halloween Bash
Where: San Francisco
Cost: $20 (with costume)
Description: Halloween salsa/cumbia bash at Cafe Cocomo in San Francisco, featuring salsa lessons and the live music of FOUR live bands!

Halloween Ball @ Stephen’s Green
Where: Mountain View
Cost: $10
Description: Halloween party at the Stephen’s Green Pub in Mountain View, with a costume contest and DJs spinning salsa, merengue, bachata, Top 40, reggaeton, cumbia, and more.

Sunday, October 30, 2011

Susan’s Halloween Party
Where: San Jose
Cost: $10
Description: A Halloween salsa party hosted by Susan’s Dance Studio in San Jose, featuring beginner dance lessons, a Halloween costume contest, and music by DJ Enrique

Monday, October 31, 2011

Azucar’s Halloween Salsa Monday
Where: San Jose
Cost: $10 ($5 with guest list)
Description: Halloween salsa party at Azucar’s in downtown San Jose, featuring live salsa music, a costume contest, and two dance floors (salsa/bachata & hip hop/reggaeton).

Mambo Monday Halloween Party
Where: San Francisco
Cost: $10
Description: Halloween party at Cafe Cocomo, featuring music by DJ Hong and the Pacific Mambo Orchestra. Mambo-themed costumes recommended.

SalsaCrazy Halloween Monday
Where: San Francisco
Cost: $20 for lesson, $5 afterwards
Description: A Halloween party at SalsaCrazy’s weekly Monday night social, with beginner and intermediate dance lessons and a Halloween costume contest.

Which Halloween parties are you planning on checking out?

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Oct 10, 2011 at 3:11 pm

Mambo Romero Halloween Party for me!


Oct 11, 2011 at 3:56 am

I am going to 1 of 2 other Halloween parties you don’t have listed above.


ron bermudez
Oct 11, 2011 at 9:15 am

will try for sure mambo romero.


Oct 11, 2011 at 9:18 am

Let us know if there are any salsa parties we missed, and we’ll add them to the list.


Pam Ynzunza
Oct 12, 2011 at 10:13 pm

Hey Takeshi, thanks for posting this info. I just wanted to let you know that Susan changed her Halloween party to Sunday, Oct. 30.
-Pam Y


Oct 13, 2011 at 12:18 am

Thanks for the update, Pam!


Oct 25, 2011 at 9:05 am

Don’t forget Bachata con Coco TOMORROW NIGHT! We’re having our Halloween party… Discount entrance fee if you come in costume. But really, why wouldn’t you want to dance bachata in costume?!


Oct 25, 2011 at 11:05 am

Thanks for the info, Valerie!


Hong Kwon
Oct 25, 2011 at 11:12 am

There will be a Halloween party on Monday 10/31 at Cocomo with the Pacific Mambo Orchestra and DJ Hong as well – wear your costume! Mambo-themed attire (rumba sleeves, zoot suits, fruit baskets on your head) are encouraged but anything goes.


Pam Ynzunza
Oct 25, 2011 at 11:19 am

I’m planning on attending Albertos , Mambo Romero and Susans Halloween parties.
Shoud be a fun weekend.


Steffen Kuehn
Oct 25, 2011 at 1:10 pm

Pacific Mambo Orchestra at Yoshi’s Oakland on Sunday, October 30th at 7pm



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