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POSTPONED: ¡BAILAR en FDR! Salsa Class & Social Dance

Due to flooding and storm damage at FDR Park, this class has been postponed to Sept. 17th. Tickets purchased will be honored for Sept. 17th. 


Friday, September 3, 2021


3:00pm - 4:00pm


FDR Park Boathouse
1500 Pattison Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19145

Want to learn how to dance salsa and bachata? ¡Vamos a bailar en FDR! Join us every 1st & 3rd Friday at the historic boathouse overlooking the park’s central lake. Experience culture, meet new people, and discover a fun and enjoyable way to keep yourself fit by moving your feet. Hosted by DJ Val Flores & Philly Outdoor Bachata & Salsa. Tickets are for an hour of dance lessons from an experienced instruction, who will accommodate all levels. If you wish to stay, there’s a free (donations encouraged) social dance from 7-10 pm.

TICKET PRICES:  Pay what you can- $15, $20, or $25 (tickets are for 1 guest)

[ Not sure what to pay? Please refer to this Sliding Scale Pricing FAQ for additional info. ] 


-If you are not vaccinated, masks MUST be worn at all times.

-All ages and experiences are welcome. Minors must be accompanied by an adult and have tickets.

-Boathouse is covered so the event takes place rain or shine

-Boathouse is open air – please dress according to weather conditions.

-There are nearby bathrooms available

-Food and beverages are available for purchase (there are no nearby drinking fountains).

POSTPONEMENT / CANCELLATION POLICY: This event will take place in light rain. In the event of heavy rain or other severe conditions, the event will be cancelled and attendees are eligible for a full refund. 

MEMBERSHIP BENEFITS: If Philadelphia’s parks make a difference in your life – consider becoming a member of Fairmount Park Conservancy and help ensure that Philadelphia’s parks are enhanced for generations to come. PLUS members register first for events and enjoy discounts on park experiences including Treetop Quest, Shofuso and more!