Bachata / Salsa / Zouk / Kizomba
Established in 2009, the L.A. Bachata Festival (LABF) is the original and premier Bachata Festival in Los Angeles. Join us for an unforgettable bi-annual event, attracting passionate dance enthusiasts from around the globe. Mark your calendars every February and August to be a part of this life-changing experience.
At LABF, we create a welcoming environment where freedom, expression, and fulfillment through dance thrive. Immerse yourself in the joy of life and Latin Dance as you make new friends, network with like-minded individuals, and celebrate the vibrant spirit of the festival.
Since its inception, LABF has been dedicated to providing unparalleled experiences and a diverse range of workshops and events. Discover the Beginner Bachata Festival, electrifying live Bachata Concerts, exhilarating pool parties, awe-inspiring performances, and the best DJ line-up in LA. From Sensual Bachata to Traditional Bachata, Salsa, Kizomba, Zouk, Cumbia, and more, our five ballrooms will keep you dancing until 5am. And don't miss the incredible Sunrise Silent Party, where LA's dancers go until 7am.
But LABF is more than just Bachata classes. We proudly offer a variety of workshops to suit all interests. Explore Hip Hop, Heels, Contemporary, and Jazz alongside our world-class instructors. Unleash your inner sensuality with the Famous Lap Dance Workshop and master the art of Bachata with our International Instructors. Additionally, we offer unique workshops such as yoga with Sound Baths, Massage, and the Instructor Training & Business of Dance Course, taught by LABF organizer Leslie Ferreira.
Don't miss out on this life-changing event that will transform your passion for dance. Join us at the LA Bachata Festival and discover a world of endless possibilities. "It Will Change Your Life."