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Salsa Pittsburgh/Cabaret Events

 

FREE Outdoor Summer Dance
Sunday, June 21, 2015
Avonworth Community Park
2400 Sq Ft Covered Pavilion




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Cabaret at Theater Square

 

 

Welcome to Salsa Pittsburgh

Jeff & Colleen Shirey

Salsa Pittsburgh was created in October 2000 by Jeff & Colleen Shirey. They have been teaching and promoting salsa events since 1999. Jeff was the Pittsburgh Cityguides Correspondent for salsaweb.com from 1999 to 2008, then established salsapittsburgh.com in 2008 as a way to provide salsa dancing related information to the local salsa dance community. This website is a guide that focuses primarily on salsa activities in the Pittsburgh, PA area.

Click on the following bookmarks to view our Announcements, Weekly Events, Future Events, and Regional Events.
For information on Salsa Bands, Clubs, DJ's, Instructors and Social Dances, click on our navigational bar above. Our Event Calendars display several months of entertainment at a glance.

Hosted By: Jeff & Colleen Shirey (About Us)
Contact Info: salsajeff@comcast.net, 412-881-9237
Page last updated: Saturday, May 23, 2015



ANNOUNCEMENTS [Back to Top]

Note to DJ's, Bands, and Instructors: To list your local event, please send an e-mail to Jeff Shirey. Events will only be listed on this website if you send us a personal e-mail with your event details. If you already have a recurring event listed on our website, please inform us of any cancellations or time changes due to holidays, weather, etc

 

Outdoor Summer Dance featuring FOUR Dance Organizations will be held on Sunday, June 21 at the Avonworth Community Park Pavilion. Salsa portion will be from 7:30 - 10:00 pm. This event is free to the public and features a 2400 Sq Ft Covered Pavilion with a mahogany dance floor. See below for more information.

For the Love of Bachata (FTLOB) is hosting its 2nd Annual Picnic from 7:00 - 10:00 pm on Friday, June 26 at the Millvale Riverfront Pavilion. See below for more information.



WEEKLY EVENTS [Back to Top]

Saturday, May 23
Los Sabrosos Dance Studio
4909 Penn Ave (Lawrenceville/Garfield)
VIP Salsa Night every Saturday. $3.00 mini-lesson from 9:30 - 10:00 pm taught by Los Sabrosos. Dance from 10:00 pm - 2:00 am to music by DJ Juan Diego. $7.00 cover. BYOB.

Saturday, May 23
Sake Restaurant (at previous Tusca location)
2773 Sidney St (SouthSide Works)
Saturday night Salsa Craze Presents: " Salsa at Sake " every Saturday from 10:00 pm to 2:00 am. Music by DJ Devin playing Salsa, Merengue, Bachata, Cha Cha Cha and Reggaeton. $5.00 cover.


Sunday, May 24
Absolute Ballroom Dance Center
6617 Hamilton Ave (East Liberty)

Absolute Salsa 1st, 2nd, and 4th Sundays. Classes at 7:00 pm and 7:45 pm. Dance from 8:30 - 11:00 pm. Appetizers, Drinks, BYOB. $10.00 cover includes lesson, $8.00 cover for dancing only.


Monday, May 25
Seviche
930 Penn Ave (Downtown)
Nuevo Latino Tapas Bar with a South Beach theme.  Free Salsa Lesson at 9:00 pm with Bobby D.  Music follows until 2:00 am by DJ Bobby D. No cover.


Wednesday, May 27
Los Sabrosos Dance Studio
4909 Penn Ave (Lawrenceville/Garfield)
Dance to DJ Juan Diego from 9:30 pm - 1:00 am. Optional $3.00 mini-dance lesson. $3.00 cover. BYOB.


Thursday, May 28
Perle
25 Market Square (Downtown)
Bachata Night at Club Perle. Free Bachata lessons from 9:00 - 9:30 pm. Music follows until 2:00 am by DJ Bobby D. No cover.


Friday, May 29
The Cabaret at Theater Square
655 Penn Ave (7th & Penn-Downtown)

The Pittsburgh Cultural Trust presents Salsa Fridays at Cabaret at Theater Square. Free dance lesson taught by Jeff & Colleen from 10:00 - 10:30 pm, music by DJ Jeff Shirey from 10:30 pm - 1:30 am. Age 21 and over. $5.00 cover.


Saturday, May 30
Los Sabrosos Dance Studio
4909 Penn Ave (Lawrenceville/Garfield)
VIP Salsa Night every Saturday. $3.00 mini-lesson from 9:30 - 10:00 pm taught by Los Sabrosos. Dance from 10:00 pm - 2:00 am to music by DJ Juan Diego. $7.00 cover. BYOB.

Saturday, May 30
Sake Restaurant (at previous Tusca location)
2773 Sidney St (SouthSide Works)
Saturday night Salsa Craze Presents: " Salsa at Sake " every Saturday from 10:00 pm to 2:00 am. Music by DJ Devin playing Salsa, Merengue, Bachata, Cha Cha Cha and Reggaeton. $5.00 cover.


Sunday, May 31
Absolute Ballroom Dance Center
6617 Hamilton Ave (East Liberty)

Absolute Salsa 1st, 2nd, and 4th Sundays. Classes at 7:00 pm and 7:45 pm. Dance from 8:30 - 11:00 pm. Appetizers, Drinks, BYOB. $10.00 cover includes lesson, $8.00 cover for dancing only.



FUTURE EVENTS [Back to Top]

Sunday, June 21
Avonworth Community Park Pavilion
498 Camp Horn Road (North Hills)

Outdoor Summer Dance featuring FOUR Dance Organizations. 2400 Sq Ft Covered Pavilion with a mahogany dance floor. Free to the Public.
Multiple dance genres throughout the day:
12:00 – 2:30 pm: Tartan Swing
2:30 – 5:00 pm: Hot Metal Blues
5:00 – 7:30 pm: Pittsburgh West Coast Swing
7:30 – 10:00 pm: Salsa with Salsa Pittsburgh
Beer and Wine permitted (no hard liquor). Feel free to bring food and snacks to share. Picnic tables under and around Pavilion.
Hosts and Contacts: Jeff Shirey, Lisa Tamres, Joe Foreman

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Friday, June 26
Millvale Riverfront Pavilion
70 River Front Dr, Pgh., PA 15209 (Millvale)

For the Love of Bachata (FTLOB) is hosting its 2nd Annual Picnic from 7:00 - 10:00 pm. There will be food, music, dancing, a great view of the river, and a trail to walk and explore for your enjoyment. Riverfront Park in Millvale is only 10 minutes from down town. To enter the park, just drive under the 28 bypass for the 40th street bridge & across the railroad tracks. It's odd the first time you do it, but it's really back there! There is a large parking lot right by the pavilion.
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REGIONAL EVENTS [Back to Top]

CLEVELAND, OH SOCIAL DANCES

Sunday, Jun 7
Baila Duro
Philippine American Hall
1975 West Ridgewood Dr (Parma, OH)

Baila Duro's Monthly Sunday Salsa Social Dance. Salsa basic lesson from 5:00 - 6:00 pm.  Dance from 6:00 - 9:00 pm to music by DJ Frankie Flores. $10.00 cover.
Future Social Dates: Jun 7, Jul 5, Aug 2, Sep 6, Oct 4, Nov 8, Dec 6

 

 
     
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