Drop-ins welcome!



Drop-ins welcome!


Friendly environment | Experienced teachers

No partner needed

All levels covered: from totally new beginners to very advanced dancers!

In addition, special one-time events/classes are listed on the "What's Happening" page of this site.

Washington, DC Classes

1. Cuban Salsa Class & Social Dancing in Columbia Heights

Emergence Community Arts Collective
733 Euclid St NW
Washington, DC 20001

Every Saturday afternoon
12:45 - 3:30 pm

$10 (paypal, check, or cash)

DIT teaches a Cuban Salsa Class with some open dancing every Saturday afternoon.  Class is divided into several levels (beginner through advanced) each with a separate teacher. Drop-ins welcome! First class free w/ coupon below.  Those who wish generally go out for coffee or to eat together after class. Enter on the right side of the building. Class video:

Note: Please double check this website before coming out for class after mid June as the location will be changing!
Also, we WILL hold class on Saturday July 6th.

2. Salsa Class/Live Band in Adams Morgan

Bossa Bistro and Lounge—second floor
2463 18th St NW
Washington, DC 20009

Every Friday evening
9 - 10 pm

$10, includes lounge cover charge (paypal, check, or cash)

Salsa Class for all levels (beginners to advanced), taught by DanceInTime teachers. After class, open dancing downstairs with a great live band. Drop-ins welcome! Class is on the second floor; if they ask for a cover charge downstairs tell them you’re here for the class. The teaching schedule is that Chae will teach on the first and fourth Fridays and Barb teaches the second and third Fridays. However on June 14, Mario will be teaching. Facebook event link:
Note: We will not hold a class on Friday July 5th.

Suburban Maryland Classes

1. Salsa/Latin Dance Class at College Park

Stamp Union/UMD Art and Learning Center/”Studio A” in the basement
3972 Campus Dr
College Park, MD 20740

The fall schedule will likely be a weekly Salsa class from 6 to 7 pm on Thursdays. The schedule will be posted here: To register, call: 301.314.2787. These classes are for all members of the public; no need to be affiliated with the university.

2. Salsa and Bachata Class in Downtown Silver Spring

Cultural Arts Center, Montgomery College
Silver Spring/Takoma Park Campus
7995 Georgia Ave
Silver Spring, MD 20910

Three Tuesdays: October 22, 29, & Nov. 5, 2019 from 7:45 to 9:45 pm.
(Note: The summer class in June was cancelled.)

Any member of the public is welcome to register for this Salsa class series by calling 240.567.5188. For all registration options, including registering at the Wheaton Mall, visit:  Questions? contact or

3. Salsa Class in Hillandale (Silver Spring)

Unitarian Universalist Church of Silver Spring
10309 New Hampshire Ave.
Silver Spring, MD 20903

Last Thursday of each month
7:30-8:30 pm
$10 (paypal, check, or cash)

This drop-in class is for beginning and intermediate Salsa dancers. Free parking in the church lot. Class is in “classroom #1” (also called the Class Chapel) which faces the parking lot. Park and walk up the small stairway. Go in the first door of the building on your left. Then walk through the double doors and follow the sound of the music or laughter!! Facebook event:

College Class for Credit

American University

Health Studies Department HFIT 170 (one credit) is offered both fall and spring semesters.   AU students register through the university.  Check out this video that includes American University Salsa students performing at an AU event:



Contact:  with questions about the class, group discounts, lessons for special events, etc.  

NEW STUDENTS: Get your first Saturday class FREE if you print out the above coupon!
(Sorry; does not apply to groups of more than 3 people.)