Social Ballroom dancing found in the East Bay Area in California  
Music typically includes: Fox Trot, Waltz, Cha Cha, Merengue, Salsa, Bachata, Viennese Waltz, Argentine Tango, American Tango, East Coast Swing and West Coast Swing at many of the dances listed below.

Covid 19 has ground to a stop all social indoor dancing and as of March 2020
Outdoor dancing often not ballroom is scarce and sporadic at this time. 

Today's list of Live Music events visit this page.
Other events see individual teachers link on right or Ballroom websites below. Social Dancing page


Below is a list of ballroom dances in the East Bay pre-Covid

Scott Harrison East Bay Realtor hobby is Ballroom dancing. I Co chair the 
Thursday senior center dance at the Veterans Hall in Oakland from 12;00 to 3:15   Memories photo album

Rossmoor Monthly 4 th Sunday 7-10 PM in Walnut creek.  $5.00

Ralph and Mary Ruggieri Senior Center 33997 Alvarado-Niles Road Union City, CA 94587 Phone: 510.675.5495 Ballroom Dance Fridays from 12;30-3;30 PM $4.00

San Leandro Senior Community Center  13909 E. 14th St San Leandro CA 94578 Phone 510-577-7990 Wednesday Ballroom Dance 1;30-4 PM $4.00

Concord Senior Dance Club Thursday 1-4pm 
2727 Parkside Circle, 925-798-4557 Ballroom, 

Pleasant Hill Senior Center  249 Gregory Lane, Tuesday 1-3:45, DJ Colin Dickie,

Fremont Senior Center Ballroom Dance TBD 40086 Paseo Padre Parkway Fremont 94538, 510-790-6600

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Just Dance Oakland Social dances Sunday 7-10;30 PM Thursday 7-10;30 PM and Mondays 1;00-4;00 PM $8.00

Blackhawk Dinner dance with Live dance band monthly 7-10;30 PM Friday near end of month at Blackhawk Country Club, 599 Blackhawk Club Drive, Danville, CA cost $48.00

Cubberley Pavilion in Palo Alto Friday and Saturday Nights 8-11 PM $9.00

Mavericks Lounge Latin dancing Thursday 4825 Hopyard Rd Pleasanton 7-11;30 PM  Merengue, Salsa, Bachata (over 21 only).

Vinnies in Concord. Salsa Thursday $5.00-$10.00 after 9 pm  (over 21 only) 

Premier Ballroom Dance Studio 名星大舞塲  Phone: 510-770-1178 or 510-683-9228 4181 Cushing Parkway, Fremont, CA 94538

Diablo Dance club Wednesday once a month Walnut Creek $15.00 Members $10.
111 north Widdget, Walnut Creek Ca

Allegro Ballroom 12012 San Pablo Ave, Richmond, CA 94605

Two Left feet dance center relocating location to be determined.

​Arthur Murray 4 east bay locations on line and Live Bachata class

Below are the typical dancers of the South San Francisco and Dance Vita Ballroom of San Mateo Dinner dance Sunday night who are hired out by persons for dance and or instruction.
200 Grand Ave ballroom
Scott Harrison 
Real Estate
 Agent and Ballroom Dancer  
Scott's web site

Ballroom Instructors

Scott Patterson
Ted Rohas
Noelani Salsa
Evan Yeh
Ken Lam
Ben Xie
John Thurston
Giorgi Ksovreli 510-710-1547
Dach Yer 
Stephen Cullip
Lukas Alisauskas​
Simona Aliasuska
Mark Novak

Ballroom /Latin Disc Jockey or DJ

Geri Foley
Colin Dickie
Al Rowley
Diane Truong 
DJ  Marco​

More about Live Latin and Ballroom Music Bands 

Hornet Band, Canyon Band, , Nob Hill Sounds, Delish,  Manny Gutierrez, Hot Grub,  
Take 2 Russ Hartley ,
  Paul Vela’s Swing City Big Band​, Mio & Habanas Allstars etc.


Events that have closed include:

Shabooms  Salsa In San Ramon Wednesday 8-11:30 PM closed   

Mark Ballas of Pleasanton closed.

 Skimelis Dance Academy Dublin closed.

September 15th 2020 Bill Blankenship ballroom teacher passed away.  All who knew him will miss him. Waltz step

Scott Harrison New Real Estate web site

Scott Harrison Realtor