August, 2016

Friday, August 8
Twin Pines Community Center
Belmont, Luau Dance Party, 1-4pm, free
every first Friday

Tuesday, August 9
Hawaiian Dance Party, Island Waves Band
Santa Clara Dance. Fremont and Monroe, Santa Clara
7:30 – 10pm, Free intermediate waltz lessons with admission, $6.

NEW
Seven Trees Community Center

3590 Cas Drive, San Jose, 408-794-1690, $1.
every Monday afternoon except holidays, 1:30-3:30pm


July, 2016

Tuesday, July 4
Independance Day Dance

Santa Clara Dance, Fremont + Monroe, Santa Clara
Nob Hill Sounds Band, 7:30-10pm, $6
Red, White, Blue attire admired

Saturday, July 9
80’s Dance Party, Hosted by Larry Brooks, Jr.
Park Avenue Ballroom, 1042 Park Ave, San Jose, 669-342-7997
Get your groove on, 80’s outfits encouraged
8pm – 9pm International Tango lesson; 9-11pm Dance Party + more
$20, $15 dance only

SUMMER CONCERT SERIES
Check your community for schedules
Sundays
Belmont, Twin Pines Park. 1-4pm

Wednesdays
Redwood City Stafford Park, King St and Hopkins Ave, 6-8pm
also:
http://redwoodcity.org/residents/redwood-city-events/music/music-on-the-square

Sunnyvale, 5:30-8:30pm

Menlo Park, Fremont Park, 6:30 – 8

Thursdays
Central Park, San Mateo, 6-8pm

Cupertino Concert Series, Memorial Park Amphitheater, 6:30-8pm

SPECIAL
JULY 31 WEEKEND
Marriott, SF Airport

INTERNATIONAL GRAND BALL


June, 2016

Sat, June 11
Zydeco Shootout Festival
Swiss Park, Newark
, 5911 Mowry Ave, 11am
Step Rideau and the Zydeco Outlaws, Motordude, Andre Thierry

Saturday, June 18
Joanie Brant and the Nob HIll Knights
American Legion, 651 El Camino Real, Redwood City
Dinner dance, 7-10pm, $25 per person

Tuesday, June 21
Cypress Senior Center, 403 Cypress Ave, San Jose
THE CASUALS are back, 1:30pm – 3:30 pm, 408-244-1353

Tuesday, June 21
Santa Clara Dance
Special Western Dance, Dick Green Band
They will play the usual mix of ballroom music: foxtrots, waltzes, latins, swings, with a few country 2-steps (which you can dance foxtrot to). Well known line dance instructor, Lori Rock will be on hand to teach a couple of line dances. The monthly lesson is intermediate cha cha. It begins at 6:30pm and is free with admission. Admission only $6. Dance party 7:30 – 10pm.

Sunday, June 26
Millenium Sounds Big Band, American Legion, Santa Clara
Homestead Road, 2pm Tea Dance, Free

Be sure to check the menu for ongoing dances 

 


May special events

Sunday, May 15
American Legion, 958 Homestead Road, Santa Clara
Millennium Sounds Orchestra, 3-6pm
https://www.facebook.com/Millennium-Sounds-Orchestra-766070950077526/

Sunday, May 15
Paul Price’s Society Orchestra
Palo Alto Masonic Center (upstairs)/’461 Florence St, Palo Alto, Vintage dancing..
4-3:30pm, $10; $8. with student ID. Every third Sunday. Lessons at 3pm.
Special FREE intro offer. just mention where you heard of the event!

Sunday, May 22, 2016
Boogie on the Avenue/Bayou Festival (Campbell)
1 1 AM-2 PM

Friday, May 27
Blackhawk country Club Dinner Dance
599 Blackhawk Club Drive, Danville
Nightclub 2-step lesson at 6pm, dinner at 7, Dance at 8
$32.95 per person, 24 hr cancellation, 925-736-6500

Coming in June:

Saturday, June 18
Joanie Brant and the Nob HIll Knights
American Legion, 651 El Camino Real, Redwood City
Dinner dance, 7-10pm, $25 per person

Tuesday, June 21
Cypress Senior Center, 403 Cypress Ave, San Jose
THE CASUALS are back, 1:30pm – 3:30 pm, 408-244-1353

Sunday, June 26
Millenium Sounds Band, American Legion, Santa Clara
https://www.facebook.com/Millennium-Sounds-Orchestra-766070950077526/

Be sure to check the menu for ongoing dances 


April

Sat. April 2
Senior Citizens’ Ball 2016
Foster City Senior Wing, 670 Shell Blvd, Foster City
Roaring 20’s theme, Ron Sfarzo Trio, dinner dance, $12.
650-286-2582

Tuesday, April 5
Spring Fling, Santa Clara Dance
Fremont and Monroe, Santa Clara, 7:30-10:15pm
Free intermediate tango lessons at 6:30pm
Nob Hills Band, $6.

April 30
Oakland Dance Festival
Jack London Square
12pm

COMING IN MAY

Sunday May 15th 
American Legion Post 419, 958 Homestead Road Santa Clara
Millenium Sounds Band
Big Band Swing, Jazz & Latin, FREE, Open to the public, 3-6pm
This is a good deal.

 

 


March 2016

THE WEARIN’ O’ THE GREEN

Fri, March 11
St. Patrick’s Day Dance
Cubberley Pavillion, 4000 Middlefield Road,Palo Alto
Country Two Step lesson
8-9 lesson, 9-12 dance, $15. $5. age 30 and under.

Fri, March 11
Luck o’ the Irish Dance

Twin Pines Senior Center
20 Twin Pines Lane, Belmont, 1pm – 3pm, Live Band, Seniors and Couples welcome
Call 650-595-7444 to reserve your spot.

Sunday, March 13
St. Patrick’s Dinner Dance
Golden Gate Smooth Dancers, 22 Arroyo Dr, So. San Francisco
$30., 1:30pm – 6:30 pm

Monday, March 14
St. Patrick’s Day Dance
Camden Community Center
3369 Union Ave, San Jose, 408-559-8553
Colin Dickie, DJ, $6.

Tuesday, March 15
Santa Clara Senior Center, Fremont + Monroe, Santa Clara

St. Patrick’s Day Dance Party, 7:30 – 10pm
Irish Dance performance!!!; Free tango lessons with admission 6:30pm
Geri Foley, DJ, $5. Lite refreshments, Large floor, Ample free parking, Ages 24+

SATURDAY, MARCH 19, 2016
Joannie Brandt and the Nob Hill Knights
American Legion Hall, Post 105
651 El Camino Real, Redwood City, 7-9pm
Corned Beef and Cabbage Dinner/Dance $25/person
No Host Cocktails 4pm; Reservations: joanbrant@comcast.net
1-415-518-8434

EASTER DANCES

March 21
Easter Colors Dance
Dance Connection, 241 Park Rd, Burlingame
$10 members, $12 guests, Nob Hill Sounds Band

COMING IN APRIL . . .

Sat. April 2
Senior Citizens’ Ball 2016
Foster City Senior Wing, 670 Shell Blvd, Foster City
Roaring 20’s theme, Ron Sfarzo Trio, dinner dance, $12.
650-286-2582

 


February 2016

GET READY FOR VALENTINE’S DAY

Tuesday, Feb 9
Valentine’s Dance
Santa Clara Dance, 1303 Fremont, Santa Clara
Special Dance Demo. William Orrock and his partner Ai Azawa
will perform 2 romantic dances.
Lesson is intermediate foxtrot at 6:30. Dance party 7:30-10:15, $6.

Wed. Feb 10
Tea Dance — Valentine Dance
Willow Glen Community Center, 2175 Lincoln Ave, SJ, 1:30-3:30
Island Wave Band, $5. members; $8 non-members

Thursday, Feb 11
Valentine Dinner Dance
Little House, Menlo Park
7-9pm, $12. Dinner at 5:30pm. Reservations:
Beef Wellington or Salmon Thermidor

Fri. Feb 12
Friday Night Waltz Valentine Black Red White Valentine Ball
Viennese Waltz lesson 7-9pm, $12 ($8 for students)
First United Methodist Church, 625 Hamilton Av, Palo Alto
http://www.fridaynightwaltz.com/

Fri. Feb 12
Valentine Dance Party
Cubberley Pavillion
4000 Middlefield Road, Palo Alto, CA  94303

Sat., Feb. 13
Valentine’s Party
Cubberley Pavillion, Viennese Waltz Lesson, $12.
Lesson by Ilva and Lonnie
4000 Middlefield Road, Palo Alto

Sat, Feb 13
Valentine Dinner Dance
American Legion Hall, Redwood City, Joannie Brandt and the Nob Hill Knights
$25/person. Reservations: 415-518-8434 or joanbrant@comcast.net
No Host Bar opens at 5. Dance party, 7-10pm

Sunday Feb, 14
Valentine’s Dance
Golden Gate Smooth Dancers
33 Arroyo Drive, SSF, Dinner Dance $30
Ylva Wentzel teaches Bolero

Fri Feb 12 – Sun Feb 14
Hornblower Valentine’s Day Cruises
San Francisco

Sun Feb 14
Cupid’s Dance, Mark Hopkins Hotel, SF
California and Mason Streets. Call for reservations. (415) 616-6940. 5pm.
Peacock Court Ballroom, Live bands

Monday, Feb 15
Valentines Dance
Dance Connection, Burlingame
Ron Borelli Band $10 members; $12 non-members
241 Park Rd · Burlingame, 7:30-9:30pm. Lesson 6:30pm

BAY AREA MARDI GRAS EVENTS AND ZYDECO
http://calendar10.tripod.com

Fat Tuesday Feb. 9 Mardi Gras Cajun-Zydeco Dance Party Ashkanaz, Berkeley

Friday Feb 26
Blackhawk Dinner Dance
$32.95 + / person ($42.90 inclusive)
7-19:30pm, call 736-6500 reservations (24 hr. cancellation), 599 Blackhawk club drive, Danville

 


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