The Los Angeles Bachata Festival caters to beginner dancers as well as those experienced and professional while
providing a welcoming environment of freedom, expression and fulfillment through dance.
Over 3,000 dance enthusiast from all over the world gather bi-annually for an unforgettable life time experience.
Discover new passions, meet new friends, network with like minded individuals and celebrate the joy of dance and life.
Pool Parties: Friday - Sunday, 2pm -6pm
Our World famous pool parties are one of a kind and are definitely one of our favorite events of the festival. From beginner to professional dancers, hundreds of attendees take over the poolside dance floor and soak up the sweet California sunshine. LA's top Dj's keep the party going and host special events including bikini & Hard body contests, pool side Bachata Olympic games and Live Band, Invasion Latina on Saturday.
Workshops: Friday - Sunday, 9am -2pm , plus evening workshops (6pm - 8pm)
We offer over 50 exciting beginner, intermediate and advanced workshops in a variety of dance genres that are taught by some the world's best instructors. Such as Traditional Bachata, Urban Bachata, Sensual Bachata, Salsa, Kizomba, Zouk, Cha Cha, Hip Hop, Heels, Jazz, Styling, and much more including wellness and real estate workshops!
Beginner Bachata Festival : Friday - Sunday, 10am -1pm with guided practice: This specialized experience was specifically crafted exclusively for beginners. Join us for our 3 day Specialized Beginner Bachata Festival, as we create an intimate learning experience by limiting the Beginner Festival to only 50 participants. The festival offers 12 hours of beginner workshops in a range of important subjects ( see below) as well as guided practice sessions and our beginner socials. This is an opportunity to social dance in our very own " beginners only" social. The perfect place to practice all your moves with fellow like minded beginners who are just as eager to practice and learn as you are.- no intimidation!" it will change your life!"
Beginner Evening Socials: Friday - Sunday, 5pm - 8pm
No need to feel intimidated, join fellow new dancers at our beginner social. This is a chance to practice all the moves you learned in the workshops and get ready for the evening social.
Performances: Thursday - Sunday, 9pm -11pm
Every night we welcome you to become inspired by world class performances. Our 2 hour show will showcase professional and competitive dancers from all over the world as well as local professionals, amateurs and dance teams performing a variety of dance styles and acts.
Social Dancing: Thursday* - Sunday 11pm -5am, (*Thursday until 3am)
We have 5 large ballrooms for social dancing with Dj's playing every night until 5 am. As an attendee you choose which room you would like to dance in, we suggest you try all 5 rooms: Urban/ Sensual Bachata Room, Traditional/Dominican Bachata Room, Salsa Room, Kizomba Room & Zouk Room. Live band on Stage Saturday night.
Nightly Themed Parties: **SEE BELOW
Friday Night: Caribbean Vibes: All White Party: Dress in all white!
Saturday: Red Carpet Glam: Dress to Impress Wear your sexiest dresses, skirts, suits, ties...it's Dress to Impress.
Sunday: Jungle Party: Bring out your animal print clothing!
Silent Sunrise Party: * NEW 5am -7am Saturday & Sunday Morning
The party continues! with the Silent Sunrise Party, by the pool. Put on the party headphones and listen to your favorite music. Switch between dance genres and dance the night away.
Taco Truck: Friday - Sunday 11:00pm - 5am!
Need a little "pick me up be sure to check out out our delicious Famous taco truck!
Complimentary Bachata Photo Booth: Friday - Sunday
Capture your memories with friends and take your photos home with you or find them all on our Facebook Page
after the event.