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Chicago Bachata Salsa Convention 2021

July 29 @ 8:00 pm - August 2 @ 8:00 pm

Use Promo Code GOLD to receive 10% off ANY Pass!

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We are thrilled to invite you to join our team of amazing artists from across the US for our city’s BIGGEST and BEST downtown, weekend-long celebration of Latin music, social dancing, and culture. Featuring a strong emphasis on Sensual Bachata and Salsa with a fabulous, four-star, three-ballroom, Magnificent Mile venue at The Millennium Knickerbocker Hotel of 163 E Walton Pl, our event is the ONLY annual Latin social dancing festival in the Midwest to feature 5 days of dancing, 40+ workshop hours of instruction, multiple masterclass add-ons and choreo challenges, themed parties, performances, competitions, and more just a five minute walk from Oak Street Beach in the heart of Chicago’s downtown, Gold Coast neighborhood.

+ Billy Fajardo & Katie Marlow, Competition Head Judges (World Salsa Summit of Miami / NYC)
+ Tito Ortos, Salsa & Cha-Cha-Cha (Puerto Rico)
+ Ana Masacote, Latin Dance Fusion (Boston, MA)
+ Christina Piedra, Salsa & Bachata (NJ / NYC)
+ Patrick & Johanna, Sensual Bachata (NY Sensual Movement of NYC)
+ Anastasia & Jovanny, Bachata Sensual (Orlando Sensual Movement of Orlando, FL)
+ Angelica y Jahaira, Dominican Style Bachata Tradicional (In Lak’ech Dance Academy of Oakland, CA)
+ Pierre & Alejandra, Sensual Bachata (Denver Sensual Bachata of Denver, CO)
+ Tayler Stinnett, Sensual Bachata (NY Sensual Movement of NYC)
+ Oksana Horbon, Sensual Bachata (NY Sensual Movement of NYC)
+ Jorge Elizondo, Bachata (Dallas, TX)
+ Jeremy Feliciano, Bachata Heels (Chicago)
+ Abraham Ruiz, Salsa & Bachata (Latin Street Music & Dancing of Chciago)
+ Creations by Rafa (Heels & Confidence of Chicago)
+ Evolución Latina Dance Company (Chicago)
+ Andres Meneses, Salsa (Latin Street Music & Dancing of Chicago)
+ Just Jacob, Brazilian Zouk Technique for Sensual Bachata (Future Zouk of Chicago)

+ DJ Soltrix (Tampa, FL)
+ DJ Selphi (NYC)
+ DJ [XP] (Chicago)
+ DJ Double O (Chicago)
+ DJ Dwight Burr (Chicago)
+ DJ Papi (Chicago)
+ Just Jacob (Chicago)


Chicago Bachata Salsa Convention 2021 is a joint production of Just Jacob Ventures, LLC and Latin Street Music & Dancing, LLC.

Got your ticket for the Convention and want a great deal on lodging at The Millennium Knickerbocker Hotel? Questions for the hotel staff? Call toll free at 866-866-8086 and ask for the special group rate 24 hours a day or click this link to lock in a group reservation rate any time before Friday 9 July 2021 at $159/night for 1 king bed room:

Other questions? Comments? Great ideas? Feel free to contact the lead organizers of the event, Just Jacob aka Jacob S. Heiss of Just Jacob Ventures, LLC (, 312-870-0287) and Andres Meneses of Latin Street Music & Dancing, LLC (, 312-427-2572)


July 29 @ 8:00 pm
August 2 @ 8:00 pm
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Millennium Knickerbocker Chicago
163 E Walton Pl
Chicago, IL 60611 US
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