Live Bands

The New York International Salsa Congress is proud to feature some of the world's greatest salsa bands gracing our stage.  Our lineup for this year includes Avenida B, one of New York's hottest salsa bands, the internationally renowned Johnny Ray "Salsa con Clase", celebrating over 40 years of sensational salsa classics, and one of the most famous salsa bandleaders of all time, Bobby Valentin and his entire orchestra direct from Puerto Rico.

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The New York International Salsa Congress is New York City's largest and longest-running Latin dance and music event where the world comes to dance every Labor Day Weekend. This year is the 18th annual edition and will take place at the prestigious New York Marriott Marquis, in the heart of Times Square, footsteps from Broadway theaters, museums and other NYC attractions.  

Featuring live band concerts, performance showcases, instructional workshops, and non-stop social dancing all in the center of the world's greatest city, come see why the NYISC brings thousands of attendees from New York and over 40 countries worldwide for an annual celebration of Latin dance, music and culture.

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