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.
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
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)
111 north Widdget, Walnut Creek Ca
Two Left feet dance center relocating location to be determined.
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.
Giorgi Ksovreli 510-710-1547
Ballroom /Latin Disc Jockey or DJ
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