Upcoming Events

Below are the latest events posted to the Milwaukee Salsa Facebook page. For a list of venues offering Latin dance on a weekly basis, check our regular venues page.

UEDAs 10th Annual Carnival Milwaukee

Saturday February 24th - 6:30pm - Saturday February 24th - 10:30pm

UEDA's 10th Annual Carnival Milwaukee

1451 Renaissance Place
1451 N Prospect Ave
Milwaukee, WI  53202 Map

TICKETS ON SALE NOW FOR UEDA'S 10TH ANNUAL CARNIVAL MILWAUKEE CELEBRATION! Join us on Saturday, February 24th as we celebrate Milwaukee's diversity with a world party of culture, music and food.

Dressed in cultural attire, Carnival costumes and Mardi Gras garb, guests will enjoy live music by De La Buena, a world music set from local DJ Marcus Doucette - 88Nine, a variety of flavorful, exotic dishes from over 25 ethnic restaurants, a large dance floor with a performance and lesson by Salsabrosa MKE, and larger than life puppets. Don't miss the topnotch raffle, fun photo-booth, and other unique festivities!

New this year, we will present 88Nine RadioMilwaukee with our inaugural 'Carnival Milwaukee Bridge Builder Award' and invite guests to crown a participating restaurant/caterer as the 2018 Fan Favorite Food Taster.

Check out www.CarnivalMilwaukee.com for a growing list of participating restaurants and raffle donors.
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Bachata vs Salsa

Wednesday February 28th - 9:00pm

Bachata vs Salsa

Gibraltar Mke
538 W National Ave
Milwaukee, WI  53204 Map

Join us for Bachata vs Salsa Night!

Great Music, Drinks & Vibes!

Hosted by Pulse Mke Dance Company

FREE Bachata Lesson at 9:30PM by Armando Narvaez from Pulse Mke Dance Company

$5 cover after 10pm 21+

Sponsored by: Eventerro

Music by: DjCasper

26 interested  ·  11 going
Thursday Night Salsa

Thursday March 1st - 9:00pm - Friday March 2nd - 2:00am

Thursday Night Salsa

Hotwater Night Club

Thursday night Salsa

27 interested
First Friday Salsa Socials

Friday March 2nd - 8:00pm - Saturday March 3rd - 12:00am+9Friday April 6th - 8:00pm - Saturday April 7th - 12:00amFriday May 4th - 8:00pm - Saturday May 5th - 12:00amFriday June 1st - 8:00pm - Saturday June 2nd - 12:00amFriday July 6th - 8:00pm - Saturday July 7th - 12:00amFriday August 3rd - 8:00pm - Saturday August 4th - 12:00amFriday September 7th - 8:00pm - Saturday September 8th - 12:00amFriday October 5th - 8:00pm - Saturday October 6th - 12:00amFriday November 2nd - 8:00pm - Saturday November 3rd - 12:00amFriday December 7th - 8:00pm - Saturday December 8th - 12:00am

First Friday Salsa Socials

Delaware House
2499 S Delaware Ave
Milwaukee, WI  53207 Map

Dance to the best in Latin music at Milwaukee’s premier Latin social every "First Friday" of the month at the beautiful Delaware House studio in Bay View, hosted by Mezclando Milwaukee! First Friday Salsa Socials welcome dancers of all levels; no partner or experience required! Enjoy a dance lesson at 8PM followed by open dancing and refreshments from 9PM until midnight. $10 at the door.

First Friday Salsa Socials are an alcohol-free event. Youth under 18 are welcome but must be accompanied by an adult.
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Chicago Salsa & Bachata Festival 2018

Friday March 23rd - 6:00pm - Monday March 26th - 5:00am

Chicago Salsa & Bachata Festival 2018

Hilton Rosemont/Chicago O'Hare
5550 N River Rd
Rosemont, IL  60018 Map

CSBF 2018:

Touch Events is returning to Chicago in 2018!
3 incredibile days of workshops, parties, shows and masterclasses to take your dancing to the next level!

Salsa Artists:
- Adolfo and his Latin Soul Dancers
- Karen y Ricardo
- Yamulee
- Delia Madera
- Robert & Isabel
- Marcos & Tabitha
- Andy Cruz
- Jorge Alvarez - Urban Vibe
- Kimberly Rivera
- Burju Perez
- Adrian Tenorio - The Moves Dance Co.
- Jose Serrano
- Angel Martinez
- Ernesto & Denise

More coming soon...

Bachata Artists:
- Ataca & La Alemana
- Chaves & Silvia
- El Tiguere Del Mambo & Bianca
- Maria Ramos
- Alex & Desiree
- Carlos Cinta
- Zeke
- Legacy Dance Company

Fusion Artists:
- Billy & Athoy

- DJ Tiguere
- DJ Soltrix
- DJ Emerzive
- DJ Jo-Z
- DJ Romeo
- DJ Prieto
- DJ Helio

More coming soon..

Purchase your passes over here:

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Puerto Rican Family Festival

Sunday August 5th - 11:00am - Sunday August 5th - 7:00pm

Puerto Rican Family Festival

Milwaukee, WI   Map

Celebrating the rich Puerto Rican Cultural with family activities, traditional music, food, and dance. The event features a Home Run Derby Competion, Salsa Dance Contest, Car Show, Drum Circle, Health Fair, Children's Area, Cultural Exihibit, and More! The Puerto Rican Family Festival is FREE and open to the public.

For more information call 414-383-1000

11689 interested  ·  1220 going
2018 Wisconsin Salsa Bachata Open

Saturday September 22nd - 12:00pm

2018 Wisconsin Salsa Bachata Open

GrandStay Hotel & Suites Milwaukee Airport
6331 S 13th St
Milwaukee, WI  53221 Map

WISCONSIN, this dance festival is for YOU!!!
The mission of Wisconsin Salsa Open and Dance Festival is to honor and celebrate culturally diverse dance forms through presentation, competition, education and support of artists and their traditions.
This is the largest annual fundraiser for the Salsabrositas: Wisconsin's youngest Latin Dance Team!
All proceeds will help offset expenses for the Salsabrositas to compete in 2019!

"The road to Puerto Rico starts HERE!!!"

The 5th Annual Wisconsin Salsa Bachata Open
September 22nd and 23rd, 2018
Getting ready for the main event!!
Last year we brought SEVEN world champs, Stay tuned for what we have in store for you in 2018!

•5x World Junior Salsa Champ Natasha Silva!
•9x World Salsa, Bachata, and Hustle Champs Uriel Garcia and Vera Rowe!
•Jonathan Ibarra of Alma Latina Tijuana

~workshops & performances, along with the competition~
Kick-off Party Wednesday, September 19 at Red, White, & Blue
Workshop and Performance by 5x World Junior Salsa Champ Natasha Silva

Thursday, September 20th@TBD in Milwaukee, WI
Thursday Night Pre-party Social!!
Workshop and Performance by 5x World Junior Salsa Champ Natasha Silva
Additional performances:
Mambo Vice
Fusion MKE Dance Project

Friday, September 21 | Rumba 4 Rainbow at Union South in Madison, WI (ticket sold separately)
WHEN: Saturday, September 22nd and Sunday September 23rd

Salsa, Bachata, Kizomba, Cha Cha Cha, Mambo & and more!

- Dance Workshops from among the best instructors in the world!!
(Workshops held from 11am-7pm in Ballroom and Lounge.)
Confirmed instructors:
Uriel Garcia and Vera Rowe
Jose Serrano (Chicago)
Natasha Silva (San Diego)
Karlies Kelley (Panadanza)
Krislyn World (UWM)
Kyle Culmann (Indianapolis)
Luis Armacanqui (Madison)
Jesus Aguilera (Chicago)
Apollo Shaw (Chicago)
Denita Inez (D'sueño)
Carlos Armacanqui (Madison)
Edgar Tirado (ATL)
Christine Almeida (Latin Dance Company)

6pm - HAPPY HOUR!!!!!
•••••••• Food for sale throughout the day•••••••
7pm - Wisconsin Salsa Open Dance Competition
3rd prize- 2 weekend passes and 1 night's Hotel stay at Chicago International Salsa Congress

2nd Prize - 2 full passes and 2 night's Hotel stay at Chicago International Salsa Congress

1st Prize - 2 full passes and 3 night's Hotel stay at Chicago International Salsa Congress

7:30pm - WSO Dance Showcase

8pm - Winners announced followed by Dj Furcio!!
Wisconsin's Greatest and Largest Salsa Dance Competitions are now a Dance Festival!!
Hosted by:
- MADance Project

GUEST PERFORMANCES also provided by:
Ageless In Motion (CHI)
Hadouken (CHI)
Latin Street Samba Carioca (CHI)
Axel and Rosy (Chi)
Kip and Amy (Chi)
Rumba Buena (MKE)
Davis BGC Hip Hop Team
Kinetics Dance Company (Chi)
Latin Expressions (Ind)
Denita Inez (CHI)
Claudia Sol (NYC)

DJ FURCIO (Guanajuato, Mexico)
DJ MATEO (Milwaukee)

Price: $75 includes Thursday pre-party, workshops, competition, 2 showcases, plus admission to social dancing afterwards!
For Questions or tickets to either event, contact Danny Balderas at (414)243-0910

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2019 Chicago International Salsa Congress

Thursday February 7th - 4:00pm - Monday February 11th - 4:00am

2019 Chicago International Salsa Congress

Westin O'Hare
6100 N River Rd
Rosemont, IL  60018 Map

303 interested  ·  182 going
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