Bailongo del Valenciano1153 Valencia Street, San Francisco, CA map
“El V”, as it’s affectionately known, is one of the most popular milongas in San Francisco. It’s dark, intimate atmosphere attracts some of the best dancers in the Bay Area. It’s located in the hip Mission district on Valencia Street, so you can easily have a nice dinner nearby before heading over to dance. Julian Ramil is the gracious host of this event. The rotating DJ’s are some of the best in the Bay Area.
Parking: Fairly easy on street after 9:30pm.
Dress: Dress to impress
Practica at Metronome Dance Collective1830 17th St., San Francisco, CA map
Christy Cote, Daniel Peters, Rose Vierling and Mila Salazar host and DJ this supervised Practica in the main studio at the Metronome. This is a great practice space for improving your dance with quality instructors around to ask questions.
Parking: easy nearby on street