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Sunday, June 9, 2019
6th Annual Outdoor
Summer Dance
Avonworth Community
Park Pavilion
5-6 Dance Groups
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
More details TBA

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Greer Cabaret Theater



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.

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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: Monday, January 21, 2019


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.





Tuesday, January 22
Salsa at Evangeline's- Distrikt Hotel
453 Boulevard of the Allies (Downtown)
Salsa night at Evangeline's from 8:30 - 11:00 pm. Salsa Lesson at 8:30 pm by Arthur Murray Dance Studio, Dancing to DJ David Geidel follows until 11:00 pm. No Cover.

Thursday, January 24
Club Arthur - Arthur Murray Dance Center of Pittsburgh
136 6th (Downtown)
Salsa night with DJ David Geidel and/or guest DJ's. Arthur Murray Beginner lesson at 9:30 pm. DJ music until 1:30 am. $5.00 cover.

Friday, January 25
Greer Cabaret Theater
655 Penn Ave (7th & Penn-Downtown)

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

Saturday, January 26
Los Sabrosos Dance Studio
4909 Penn Ave (Lawrenceville/Garfield)
VIP Salsa Nights with DJ Pirata 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 Pirata. $7.00 cover. BYOB.

Saturday, January 26
Wighman School Community Building
5604 Solway St - 3rd Floor (Squirrel Hill)
Salsa at The Studio at Wightman. Salsa/Bachata Social Dance every Saturday from 10:00 pm - 1:00 am. Event is held in conjunction with a weekly Swing Dance. Swing dance in the gym, Salsa/Bachata in dance studio across from gym. $8.00 cover.


Friday, January 18/Saturday, January 19/Sunday, January 20, 2019
8th Annual Salsa Fuego
The Twentieth Century Club
4201 Bigelow Boulevard (Oakland)

Social Dances, Workshops, Performances and Competitions. Friday/Saturday/Sunday night dances with DJ's. Workshops on Saturday/Sunday. See https://salsafuego.org for more information.



2019 Schedule and Location TBA
Baila Duro
Philippine American Hall
1975 West Ridgewood Dr, Parma, OH

Baila Duro's Sunday Salsa Social Dance held every two months. 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: TBA


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