The title of this episode was originally "Dirty Dancing 3: Stoolbend Nights", a parody of the movie Dirty Dancing: Havana Nights.
Svetlana tells Cleveland no "Lenningrad Steamer", a recurring joke in Seth MacFarlane's comedies of the "Cleveland Steamer".
Junior tries to marry Donna, even though he is already married to Cecilia. the production order places this episode six episodes earlier than the events in "Y Tu Junior Tambien".
After a two episode absence, Seth MacFarlane returns to the role of Tim.
Donna tries to get the guy that played the principal in Ferris Bueller's Day Off to babysit but is taken aback by shocking news. In 2002, actor Jeffery Jones was arrested for soliciting a 14-year-old boy to pose for sexually explicit photographs and possession of child pornography. The misdemeanor possession charge was dropped after Jones pleaded no contest to inducing a minor to pose for sexually explicit photographs; he was sentenced to five years' probation, ordered to undergo counseling, and required to register as a sex offender for life.
Donna claims she became a good dancer after being kidnapped by Rick James for three months.
Cleveland starts to set up a separate life as "Everybody's Talkin'" by Harry Nilsson plays.
Junior and Donna dance to "Grind On Me" by Pretty Ricky.