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SPECIAL – Hello Bachata, Salsa, Kizomba and Zouk Festival

July 26 @ 12:00 pm - July 29 @ 7:00 am

SPECIAL – for San Francisco’s Hottest Bachata Dance Festival also featuring salsa, kizomba & Zouk dancing. 110+ Classes, Dancing Nightly




Join us for up to 59 hours of workshops, day dancing, night parties, and challenges in San Francisco at the biggest and craziest bachata festival in San Francisco history.


San Francisco’s Hello! Bachata Fest

Bachata – Salsa – Zouk – Kizomba


Hello! Bachata Fest was launched off of our monthly event: Hello! Bachata and Hello! Kizomba


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πŸ“… July 26 through 29, 2024.


Starts: Friday, July 26 at 12:00pm

Ends: Monday, July 29 at 7:00am

(excluded preparty)


🏒 Venue:

Hyatt Regency SF Airport

1333 Bayshore Highway

Burlingame, Calif.


*** Only 2.2 miles from the airport ***

Complimentary shuttle to-and-from the airport




This festival features an all-star line-up consisting of 13 headliners and over 47 international, regional, and national instructors:


We are proud to announce that the following headliners will be present at our dance festival:


For our Bachata headliners:

πŸ₯‡ Korke & Judith, the founders and creators of Bachata Sensual. (Spain)

πŸ₯‡ Pablo & Raquel, BachataStars champions. (Spain)

πŸ₯‡ Dario & Sara, YouTube sensations. (Spain)


For our Salsa headliners:

πŸ₯‡ Adolfo Indacochea & Tania Cannarsa, and Empire Mambo. (New York)

πŸ₯‡ Fernando Sosa & Tatiana Bonaguro, and Tropical Gem. (Italy)

πŸ₯‡ Pablito Stellato, and his team Su Mezcla Latina. (Italy)


For our Zouk headliners:

πŸ₯‡ Bruna Kazakevic (Sao Paulo, Brazil)

πŸ₯‡ DJ Kakah & Ana Paula Gomes (Fortaleza & Seattle)

πŸ₯‡ Iago & Vanessa (Sao Paulo, Brazil)

πŸ₯‡ Leo Gomes & Ana Paula Gomes (San Francisco & Seattle)

πŸ₯‡ Evelyn & Derrick (San Francisco, Calif.)


For our UrbanKiz headliners:

πŸ₯‡ Stephane Angles (Paris, France)

πŸ₯‡ DJ Sink (Montreal, Canada)



πŸ† Special Features πŸ†


—– Bachata ——


πŸ”₯ Bachata Jack and Jill Competition πŸ”₯

Attendees have the opportunity to compete against their peers in novice and intermediate divisions for a chance to win ranking scores and up to $1,000 USD (intermediates division). Check website for full details.


—– Salsa ——


πŸ”₯ The Adolfo Indacochea & Fernando Sosa Challenge πŸ”₯

For the first time in the U.S.A., two heavyweight Mambo directors represented by Empire Mambo and Tropical Gem, team up to offer a 4-hour intensive bootcamp for a chance to perform at Sunday’s performance showcase.


(addon fee required to participate.)


—– Kizomba ——


πŸ”₯ Master Class with Stephane Angles πŸ”₯

Urban Kiz Intermediate/Advanced master class intensive with guest instructor from Paris, Stephane Angles.


(addon fee required to participate.)


—– Kizomba ——


πŸ”₯ Urban Kiz Jack and Jill Competition πŸ”₯

Attendees have the opportunity to enter, compete against fellow peers, and have a chance to win up to six prizes in the form of future festival passes.


Three Genres: Urban Kiz, Tarraxo, and Douceur


(addon fee required to participate.)


—– Kizomba ——


πŸ”₯ Heels Workshop with Olga Vaskovskaia (B.A.) πŸ”₯

Learn to feel and be confident in heels in this special workshop provided by Kizomba Fest. No additional cost. Included in your full pass purchase.


—– Zouk ——


πŸ”₯ Zouk Jack and Jill Competition πŸ”₯

Hosted by the Brazilian Zouk Dance Council, competitors will be able to compete for a chance to score towards their world ranking.


($25 addon fee required to participate, paid to BZDC.)


—– Zouk ——


πŸ”₯ Lambada 8-Hour Intensive πŸ”₯

Two days of progressive Lambada workshops with Iago & Vanessa, and Leo and Ana.

No additional cost. Included in your full pass purchase.




We are excited to announce our national, regional, and international deejays.


Bachata Deejays:


🎧 DJ Aragon (Los Angeles, Calif.)

🎧 The Don (Houston, Texas)

🎧 DJ Encannto (Santa Rosa, Calif.)

🎧 DJ Felix (Seattle, Wash.)

🎧 DJ Jaguar (Santa Cruz, Calif.)

🎧 DJ Kris Kros (Sacramento, Calif.)

🎧 DJ Mango (Los Angeles, Calif.)

🎧 DJ Reni G (Houston, Texas)

🎧 DJ Ron (Sacramento, Calif.)

🎧 DJ Thiencito (San Francisco, Calif.)

🎧 DJ Trey-Z (Salt Lake City, Utah)

🎧 DJ Valeria (Kyiv, Ukraine)

🎧 DJ Willi Will (New York)


Salsa Deejays:


🎧 DJ 69 (Paris, France)

🎧 DJ Mayimbe (Los Angeles, Calif.)

🎧 DJ Mundo (San Jose, Calif.)

🎧 DJ Trey-Z (Salt Lake City, Utah)

🎧 DJ Willie (San Jose, Calif.)


Kizomba Deejays:


🎧 DJ Dravid (San Jose, Calif.)

🎧 DJ KV aka Kontay (Long Beach, Calif.)

🎧 DJ MKiZ (San Francisco, Calif.)

🎧 DJ Orlando (San Francisco, Calif.)

🎧 DJ Robert (Los Angeles, Calif.)


Zouk Deejays:


🎧 DJ Fraga (Minas Gerais, Brazil)

🎧 DJ Kakah (Fortaleza, Brazil)

🎧 DJ Melo (Orange County, Calif.)

🎧 DJ Tzoul (Nevada City, Calif.)


Our deejay lineup is constantly updating. Continue to check back on our website or this event page.




We are also proud to announce the following national, international and regional instructors and their teams:


—– Bachata ——


πŸ₯ˆ Alana & Esteban (San Francisco, Calif.)

πŸ₯ˆ Anastasia & Jovanny (Orlando, Florida)

πŸ₯ˆ Angel & Jess (San Diego, Calif.)

πŸ₯ˆ Bryon & Sammantha (San Francisco, Calif.)

πŸ₯ˆ Eddie Peligro (Phoenix, Ariz.)

πŸ₯ˆ Felix & Lucy (Seattle, Wash.)

πŸ₯ˆ Guillermo Reyes (New York)

πŸ₯ˆ JAS & Hailie (Santa Rosa, Calif.)

πŸ₯ˆ Javi & Judith (New York)

πŸ₯ˆ Javier & Kiki (Los Angeles, Calif.)

πŸ₯ˆ Jeffery & Marina (San Francisco)

πŸ₯ˆ Jhonatan Parco (Oakland, Calif.)

πŸ₯ˆ John & Suci (Los Angeles, Calif.)

πŸ₯ˆ Jose Serrano & Alison Loo (Chicago, Illinois)

πŸ₯ˆ Karol Maracas & Joel (Los Angeles, Calif.)

πŸ₯ˆ Kayla & Brian (Seattle, Wash.)

πŸ₯ˆ Kristal & Wayne (Vancouver, British Columbia)

πŸ₯ˆ Lexi Shreeve (San Francisco, Calif.)

πŸ₯ˆ Mariah & Andrea (Reno, Nev.)

πŸ₯ˆ Monique Manzo (Reno, Nev.)

πŸ₯ˆ Ngoc Huynh (San Jose, Calif.)

πŸ₯ˆ Reni Gongora (Houston, Texas)

πŸ₯ˆ UmekoYuko (Madrid, Spain)

πŸ₯ˆ Vanessa & Guillermo (San Jose, Calif.)


—– Salsa ——


πŸ₯ˆ Benny & Ashley (Hillsboro, Oregon)

πŸ₯ˆ Eder Ivan (Los Angeles, Calif.) and on2ourage

πŸ₯ˆ Eilan & Ashley (New York)

πŸ₯ˆ Hector & Annaliza (San Jose, Calif.)

πŸ₯ˆ Javi & Natasha (New York)

πŸ₯ˆ Jarosky (San Francisco)

πŸ₯ˆ Latin Soul & Empire Ladies (New York)

πŸ₯ˆ Luis Aguilar of Couture Dance (San Francisco, Calif.)

πŸ₯ˆ Marco Aguilar (Santa Barbara, Calif.)

πŸ₯ˆ Marianela Calonje Amarante (San Jose, Calif.)

πŸ₯ˆ Marisa Craig & Karel Flores San Francisco (San Francisco, Calif.)

πŸ₯ˆ Natasha Tia (San Diego, Calif.) from MoveWise Wellness

πŸ₯ˆ Oksana Klimashkina (San Jose, Calif.)

πŸ₯ˆ Oscar Castaneda (Sacramento, Calif.)

πŸ₯ˆ Yamulee (San Francisco, Calif.)


—– Kizomba ——


πŸ₯ˆ Lani Manaseryan (Los Angeles, Calif.)

πŸ₯ˆ Lucia Nogueira (San Diego, Calif.)

πŸ‘  Olga Vaskovskaia (San Jose, Calif.)

πŸ₯ˆ Samy KizoLove (Montreal, Quebec)

πŸ₯ˆ Stephany Dance (Los Angeles, Calif.)

πŸ₯ˆ Tyler Crandall (Santa Rosa, Calif.)



—– Zouk ——


πŸ₯ˆ Alexia Meirelles (San Jose, Calif.)

πŸ₯ˆ Ashe & Elias (Sacramento, Calif.)

πŸ₯ˆ Charles & Talita (San Francisco, Calif.)

πŸ₯ˆ Cosan Caglayan (Oakland, Calif.)

πŸ₯ˆ Igor Fraga (Brazil)

πŸ₯ˆ Imaan & Julie (Oakland, Calif.)

πŸ₯ˆ Nelly Caldeira (San Jose, Calif.)

πŸ₯ˆ Rinaldo Melo (Los Angeles, Calif.)




The following dance companies have confirmed or expressed interest in attending and performing:


πŸŽ– Alana Maria & Amp Dance Co. (San Jose / Los Angeles, Calif.)

πŸŽ– Bachata Diosas (Vancouver, British Columbia)

πŸŽ– BaShasta Sirenas (Santa Rosa, Calif.)

πŸŽ– Carisma Dance (Redwood City, Calif.)

πŸŽ– Cedeno Dance Company (Marin, Calif.)

πŸŽ– Collective Dance, The (San Francisco, Calif.)

πŸŽ– Como El Agua (San Jose, Calif.)

πŸŽ– Con Clave Dance (Phoenix, AZ)

πŸŽ– Dancers w/ Curves (Los Angeles, Calif.)

πŸŽ– Del Campo Dance (Sacramento, Calif.)

πŸŽ– Embrace Dance Company (Reno, Nev.)

πŸŽ– Empire Mambo NY (New York City)

πŸŽ– EMENVI Couples Team by Magda & Valeria (Bay Area, Calif.)

πŸŽ– Evolucion Latin Dance Company (Chicago, IL)

πŸŽ– Inessence Dance Company (San Francisco, Calif.)

πŸŽ– Hermosura Dance Productions (San Jose, Calif.)

πŸŽ– Karel Flores San Francisco

πŸŽ– Karel Flores Sonoma

πŸŽ– KnockOut Dance (San Jose, Calif.)

πŸŽ– Mambo Groovin’ Bachata (Fremont, Calif.)

πŸŽ– ME Sabor Dance Company (Long Beach, Calif.)

πŸŽ– Pabilito y Su Mezcla Latina (Italy)

πŸŽ– Red Bear Dance Teddy Team (San Francisco, Calif.)

πŸŽ– Reno Empire, The (Reno, Nev.)

πŸŽ– RNA Dance Company (Houston, Texas)

πŸŽ– Sangre Latina Dance Company (Santa Rosa, Calif.)

πŸŽ– Sin Censura (San Francisco, Calif.)

πŸŽ– Tania Cannarsa San Francisco

πŸŽ– Tropical Gem (Italy)

πŸŽ– Volare Dance Company (San Jose, Calif.)

πŸŽ– Yamulee San Francisco


(This list will constantly be updated all the way up until the month of the event.)




The following is our event emcee:


🎀 Alejandro Delatorre (Los Angeles, Calif.)




Here are highlights on our festival:


🌼 Dancing β€˜til 7:00am (Fri, Sat, and Sun)

🌼 Complimentary hotel shuttle from airport (2.2 mi. from venue)

🌼 Bachata Jack & Jill Competition with up to $1,000 USD first prize. Check website for all prizes and eligibility.

🌼 For the first time in the USA, Adolfo Indacochea and Fernando Sosa, two Salsa heavyweights, team up to offer a 4-hour bootcamp intensive challenge.

🌼 Urban Kiz Jack & Jill Competition

🌼 Urban Kiz Master Class w/ Stephane Angles

🌼 Zouk Jack & Jill Competition with BZDC

🌼 Lambada 8-Hour Intensive Workshops

🌼 Heels Dance Workshop with Olga Vaskovskaia

🌼 Four genres: Bachata, Kizomba, Salsa, and Zouk

🌼 13 headliner artists (couples count as one)

🌼 Over 41 regional, national, and Canadian instructors

🌼 Over 23 regional, national, and international deejays

🌼 Up to 111 total workshops to choose from

🌼 Day dancing parties

🌼 Night dancing parties

🌼 Performance showcases

🌼 Thursday preparty at the venue

🌼 59 total festival hours (excluding preparty hours)

🌼 Up to two (2) workshops for each genre, for every hour during workshops

🌼 Up to eight workshops every hour




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Hyatt Regency San Francisco Airport
1333 Old Bayshore Highway
Burlingame, CA 94010 United States
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