Event Schedule

When?

March 20 – March 22, 2025

Thursday, Friday & Saturday Evenings

Workshops Friday afternoon | Saturday All Day

Where?

SF Airport Marriott Waterfront

1800 Old Bayshore Highway

Burligame, CA

Thursday March 20

Welcome Party

Location: El Valenciano

1153 Valencia St, San Francisco, CA

9:00pm: Doors Open

9:15pm: Introductory Salsa Lesson by John & Liz

10:00pm – 1:30am :  Social Dance

11:00pm – Showcases

*$20 Pre Sale
*$30 at the door (Purchase at the DOOR)

Live Band plus the best Bay Area DJs!

1:30am: Doors Close

Performance LineupPerformance showcase and social dancing all night!

*NOTE: The welcome party cover fee is separate from festival registration fees and is NOT included with any of the festival passes. Welcome party attendees must be at least 21 years old.

Theme Thursday “Animal Print”

Friday March 21

Theme: Purple Royalty!

Location: SF Airport Marriott Waterfront, 1800 Old Bayshore Highway, Burlingame, CA 

11:00am: Registration opens

12:00pm-3:30pm: Workshops

WORKSHOP SCHEDULE

4:00pm: Performers tech rehearsal

5:00pm: Doors open

6:00pm:  SF Salsa Festival Competition (Call time 5:30pm)

8:00pm: Performance Showcase (Call time 7:30pm)

9:30pm-2:00am: Social dancing Salsa Room and Bachata Room

LIVE BAND plus the best Bay Area DJs!

(Main Ballroom)

9:30-2:00am: Social dancing in different rooms Salsa Room and Bachata Room

HOST by GUEST DJs

Theme Friday “Red and Gold Night”

 Theme: Gala Night!

Saturday March 22

Location: SF Airport Marriott Waterfront, 1800 Old Bayshore Highway, Burlingame, CA

9:00am-3:30pm: Workshops & Bootcamps (Beginner, Intermediate, & Advanced/Master)

WORKSHOP SCHEDULE

Workshop Schedule

4:00pm: Performers tech rehearsal

4-6pm: Silent PARTY!!!

4-8:30pm: 2nd SF Salsa Vinyl Expo (Encuentro de Melomanos y Coleccionistas) hosted by DJ Hong

7:00pm: Doors open with dancing to the best Bay Area DJs

8:30pm: Performance Showcase (Call time 8pm)

9:30pm-2:00am: Social dancing Salsa Room and Bachata Room

10:30pm: LIVE BAND plus the best Bay Area DJs!

(Main Ballroom)

(DJ Super Chino + guest DJs)9:00pm-2:00am: Social dancing in  Salsa room and Bachata Room.

BACHATA ROOM Hosted by GUEST DJs

1:30 -3:00am: Silent PARTY!!!

silent party

VIP TABLES will be available!!