Salsa Events Amsterdam

Monthly salsa social

Oropuro hosts a monthly Salsa social called La Salsoteca. This event has quickly become a favourite in Amsterdam! The social takes place on the first Saturday of each month. You can expect great music, a welcoming atmosphere and free parking at the door.

Upcoming La Salsoteca dates:

Saturday 6 May with DJ Betho Rodriguez

Saturday 3 June with DJ Ryad

Saturday 1 July with DJ Daaf

Event Details:

20:00 Warm-Up Class (Intermediate Partnerwork On2)

21:00 01:30 Salsa Social

Check our Facebook page for event details.

Past Events

"Switch on2" intensive

Saturday 29th April 2023
Learn the WHAT, HOW & WHY of Mambo On2 from experts of the style!

Who is this intensive for?

  • On1 dancers with Intermediate+ experience
  • On2 dancers who want to revise On2 fundamentals
  • Dancers curious about our style & teaching methods
  • You will have an advantage if you attended part one of this intensive in March
Event details:
Saturday 29th April 2023
13:00 – 15:00
Theemsweg 38, Amsterdam (free parking)
€30.- per person
*No partner required
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try out week

A few times per year, we host a Try Out Week where you can attend our classes for a discounted price. Here are details about our upcoming Try Out Week:

Monday 30th January – Thursday 2nd February

€5 per class for new students, book your class.

Not sure which classes are right for you? Drop us an email, we’ll be glad to help. 

Salsa classes AMsterdam

Secrets of hand technique

Hands = Connection
Rodolfo Navarrete has developed an effective hand technique, combining principles of martial arts with Mambo dancing. He will share his secrets with you during this three week mini-course in July!
– Exercises to improve hand awareness, mobility and dexterity
– Detailed explanations of hand technique for LEADS and FOLOWS
– Individual attention and correction
– Creative combinations utilising smooth grip switch
This HAND TECHNIQUE will change the way you dance.
Who is this course for?
This hand technique applies to both Salsa On1 and Mambo On2, however the course will be taught On2.
We advise at least 6 months of consistent Salsa experience for this course.
LEADS and FOLLOWS are welcome. 
Wednesday 13 July (19:30 – 20:30)
Wednesday 20 July (19:30 – 20:30)
Wednesday 27 July (19:30 – 20:30)
€15 per class or €40 full course
Hands Technique Event

Cha cha cha partnerwork
in june

  • Wednesday 8 June (19:00 – 20:30)
  • Wednesday 15 June (19:00 – 20:30)
  • Wednesday 22 June (19:00 – 20:30)


€20 per class or €50 if you sign up for all three! (Discount will be added at checkout)

Intermediate+ experience dancing On2 is required and a solid Cha Cha Cha basic is an advantage.

Don’t sit out the Cha Cha Cha songs at parties; learn the fundamental turn patterns and elevate your social dancing!

Cha Cha Partnerwork

The On2 Experience -
Women's Edition

SUNDAY 13 MARCH 12:00 – 17:00

An event for women who dance Salsa / Mambo On2

  • 3 Professional Teachers
  • 3 Workshops
  • Group Q&A Session
  • Sushi
€35 per person including sushi and drinks

Intermediate level of salsa (on2) experience is advised

Women's On2 Event