South Bay Salsa Festival 2018

Ginger Jeffries spoke with Chris Springer, creator of the the South Bay Salsa Festival, about this year’s event and performing artists.

“Puerto Rico Llego” returns for its 3rd Annual South Bay Salsa Festival at the beatiful J Street Marina, located at 550 Marina Parkway, Chula Vista CA 91910 at the corner of Quay Street and G street. Come join us to celebrate Latin cuisines, cultural art activities, non-stop Salsa dancing, and festive Latin sounds of Puerto Rico. 21 and up with valid ID required. You don’t want to miss a Salsa event of this magnitude! Tickets available at

Special performance by Spanish Harlem Orchestra, celebrating 15 years on tour and their latest studio hit “Anniversary”.

A tribute to Ray Barretto featuring L.A.’s hottest Salsa band, Bobby Escoto’s “Conjunto Afro-Son”, Adalberto Santiago, John “Dandy” Rodriguez, Artie Webb and Christian Pepin.

A performance by San Diego’s very own Chévere All-Stars playing the music of Sonora Ponceña.

Salsa Mix from L.A.s DJ Jojo and San Diego’s DJ Mambo throughout the day

Dance performances by Melomano Entertainment specializing in Salsa-Bachata classes in San Diego and abroad.

Latin American cuisine, spirit cocktails, and beer bars. Reserved VIP Seating in front of stage with cocktail service.

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