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76 Nathan Ln. N.

Plymouth, MN 55441

(near 169 & 394)




7:30 - 9:30pm, $20

7:00 beg. lesson

(A surprise at each party:

 lesson, game, performance,

a theme, treats, etc.)

Instructors are present to

dance at each party

Owners:  Pro Champs

Meghan & Igor Afonkin

Scott Anderson & others 

also teach there


Violet Stars


every 3rd FRIDAY 


Eagles Club,  7-10:30pm


swing & variety dancing

on a big wood floor

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Like new

Master Portable Dance Floor

Red Oak Color

25 panels of 46” X 46”

edge transitions and

connector plates included

20’ X 20” (25panels) or

16 X 24 (24 panels)

$4200 (over $7500 new)

Contact Lynette Dawley


FRI., APR. 19 (a 3rd  Fri.)  

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DAYTIME WEST COAST SWING CLASS at The Flying Pig ,Mpls., See black poster here>>>


- East Bethel Comm. Ctr.:  1st Fri. of mo., 1-4pm, Mpls.1st & 3rd Fri.,930-10:30am

- Ham Lk. Sr. Ctr.: 2nd Fri.

- Forest Lake Amer. Legion: 3rd Fri., old-tyme music 1-4pm,, 651-464-2600


BALLROOM MUSIC DANCE PARTY at, 76 Nathan Ln.N., Plymouth, 7-930p  music

??BALLROOM MUSIC PARTY at Dancers Studio St Paul, pros Kate & Gordon Bratt, at new place: Sibley Plaza, 2477 W. 7th St. St. Paul, (Hwy. 5 just  N. of Ft. Snelling); confirm on or 651-641-0777.
BALLROOM/ VARIETY DANCE PARTY at (pro Jennelle) at Rising Phoenix Dance Ctr.,
440 Bunker Lk. Blvd. N.W., Anoka, 8-10pm for $15, (7pm lesson $15), confirm on website or call. 651-357-2060

VARIETY DANCING to Execs Big Band at Bloomington. Ev. Ctr.,1114 W. Amer. Blvd., 7-10p, large dance space

BALLROOM DINNER & DANCE  PARTY by Social Dance Club at Oak Ridge Co. Club,  band: Kerry Johnson,  request invitation from,  612-978-5692.




WEST COAST SWING PARTY Apr. 19 by at Duende, St. Louis Pk., 8pm lesson by Tim Eide, 8:30-11p DJ Don Roll's music, every 1st & 3rd Fri.

WEST COAST SWING  - see;; and check on for these clubs


FLASHBACK DANCE PARTY with DJ at Maple Tavern, 9375 Deerwood Ln. N.,  Maple Grove, MN , 763-425-270, 9:30p-1:30a,  every Fri.

MPLS. AREA  WC & EC SWING  / RUMBA MUSIC to research:-

- Anoka Amer. Legion:   
- Birch's:  music In  the Bar / Lounge, 8-11pm every Fri.,
- BloomingtonEagles#3208:  on
- Bloomington VFW: Mr. Peabody ,7:30-10:30p every Fri.311 W.84th St., 952- 854-1296, 
-  1919 Coon Rapids Bld. NW
-  every Fri., 763-537-9914, 5222 Bass Lk. Rd.
Eagles Club, Mpls. S
wingin' On A Star Band 7-10:30p in big hall, rock/ alternative bands in small hall,
- in Eden Prairie:  

- Hamel VFW Post 5903:
- Hook & Ladder:
- Hopkins Amer. Legion:
 Centerville All-Stars Apr 19 7-11p on 12th St.;(952) 933-1881

-   no music listed,  100 Shady Oak Rd. S. Of Hwy. 7,  952-938-9916; floor 8X10
- Icehouse:  dance space upstairs?, 2528 Nicollet
- Inn Kahoots in Plymouth/ Hamel:  930p-130 every Fri.,
- Lookout in MapleGrove:  every Fri. 9p-1a,  dance space? reserve?,763.424.4365,
- Mainstreet Bar in Hopkins:  830p-1230a, $15,
- MedinaBallroom:
- Narrows in Navarre:  730-10p, dance space for 1 or 2 couples,
- Neisen's in Savage: 830p-12a, every Fri., dance space, 4851 123rd St.,
-​ Osseo Legion/ Maple Grove: 7-11p
- Richfield VFW:
  6-10 pm, 6715 Lake Shore Dr S. 

 6715 Lakeshore Dr.,
Route 47 Bar in Fridley:  8pm, //
Savage Amer. Legion: 7-11pm, 12375 Princeton Av.
-   3700 Chaska Blvd, Chaska,  dance space?
  8-11:30p, 2901 27th Av. S., 
- Serum's in Anoka:  9pm, 213 Jackson St.
- Tuttle's in Hopkins: The Disappointments; 
every Fri.7:30-11p 
- Two Pink Squirrels Bar in Northtown Mall:
Umbra: 7-10p every Fri., dance space?,708 Third St. S., Mpls.,expensive food,
- Utepils Brewery, 225 Thomas Av N #700, Mpls.
- Wicked Wart::730-11p,
- Bogart’s:  
- check at  or "Events"

ST. PAUL AREA:  WC & EC SWING  MUSIC to research:

- 6-9:30pm  every Fi., 1638 Rice St., has dance space
- Half Time Rec: every Fri., details at  651-488-8245
- Forster’s Dugout:   8:30p, 96 Mahtomedi Av,  1096 Grand Av.

- The Lexington:  dance space?
730-1030p, dance floor 18X6
- Manitou Grill: 2171 4th S,  White Bear Lk., dance space?
-   7:30-9:30p, 385 Broadway, has a  dance floor .
Mike's Tavern;  dance space?, 
- MMC:   
8-11p, every Fri., dance space 18X8,  
- in Mendota Hts.: 730-1030p
- Rosemount Amer. Legion: 
- Roseville Legion:, 700 Co. Rd C,  651-483-3535
Roseville VFW: no music listed, 651-483-5313,
- Sak's Sports Bar:    1460 Co. Rd. E, Vadnais Heights, dance space?
- Shorewood Comm. Ctr. 5735 Country Cl
ub Rd
- Stillwater:  1.; 2. Tilted Tiki; Patio OPEN AT NOON??  7pm music; 
3. J.D. Pappy's??; 4. JX Event Ctr.
- Volstead House in Eagan:
- Willow Saloon in Hudson, WI:
- Others:; Bogart's in Apple Valley;;                         City House,, and Tally’s in summer/

BACHATA CLASS & SALSA / LATIN  PARTY  1st, 3rd, (Apr. 19) 5th Fri. at, 9:30p-12:30a; register/ pay -  

SALSA-LATIN DANCING  (research - please help with this!):
-  Duende Studio in St. Louis Pk., party once a mo., check at 

-  Conga Bistro: DJ Foncy, 501 E. Hennepin, Mpls., cement floor,, 612-331-3360,, party by Keri or class by Don Deboer, 612-342-0902
- Granada Theater: 3022 Hennepin, Mpls., at
-  La Doña Cerveceria,  241 Fremont Ave N, Mpls., map:
-  Los Andes Bistro, 607 W Lake St.,Mpls , 612- 825-1700
-, 2305 37th Place N.E., Mpls.

“Rumba” in Uptown, 2943 Girard Av., S., Mpls.: dance nights, food, see
-  Salsa Rueda Passion: 2285 University Av. W., St. Paul
-  DanceLoveStudio: 2601 2nd Av S,,Mpls.


-  Bands: Orquestra La ClaveSalsa Del Soul, Salsabrosa, Charanga Tropical, Malamanya, Tropical Zone, K-Libre, DJ Monchy, DJOne,

​COUNTRY MUSIC occasionally, so research: 

- Cottage Grove VFW:  9260 E Point Douglas Rd S. 

- check Mpls. Area venues listed above
- Others: Whiskey Park; Billy's in Rockford; Jersey's in Inv. Gr. Hts; Arizona in Shakopee; Biff's in Fridley

CUBAN DANCE CLASS by Rene Thompson, Mpls. 612-578-2110,

​DANCE PARTIES in Ramsey, or Robbinsdale, other places; also game/movie nights, Bible studies, etc.,,

BELLY DANCE SHOWS at Mediterranean Cruise Cafe, reserve,

IRISH LIVE MUSIC to research:
- 8pm, 2162 University Av., St. Paul    
- Celtic Junction:
​- Charlie's on Water St. Inn, 101 Water St. Stillwater, 630-1030p
-;,, 612-296-0746

INTL. FOLK  DANCING - 7pm, see, Mpls.

ZUMBA with Cathy Molinett - go to 

​​LIVE ROCK MUSIC in BARS & NIGHTCLUBS is on VENUES page, section 3 of this website and in "StarTribune" Wednesday Variety section (e.g. Mainstreet Bar in Hopkins, First Av.Club in Mpls., Turf Club, Maxx Bar)

POLKA  - check at Amer. Legion in St. Paul, 651-735-5613

​DANISH DANCING at Danish-Amer. Ctr., So. Mpls.,, 612-729-3800

DANCE PARTY for Adults With Disabilities - see your school district’s comm. educ. programs 

MORE EVENTS:  see  and and  "StarTribune" Wed. Variety section

MUSIC outside of Twin Cities, see VENUES page, regional section; examples


CHAMPLIN/ ANOKA, MN:, 7pm,  confirm.


EVELETH & CHISHOLM, MN:  ARGENTINE TANGO BEGINNERS' BOOTCAMP & BAND CONCERT, by pro Miriam Ziven, see calendar at  or, Apr. 18-20.

BUFFALO, MN:    Huikko’s Bowling Alley & Cafe

Chart House, dinner optional reserve.;  2. B52 Bar on Holyoke Av. 

OTSEGO, MN:   Rockwoods Bar&Grill,

PRIOR LAKE, MN: 1. Showroom/Casino at;  2.; 3. Prior Lk. VFW

ROCKVILLE,MN :   Highway Bar



HAM LAKE, MN:  9:30p,

HUDSON, WI:. 5pm pianist, 9pm band at Ziggy's,

ROCHESTER, MN: 1., 2., 3. Dahl's

SIOUX FALLS, SD:  ??  2nd Fri. BALLROOM DANCE PARTY, 730-1030p, 645p lesson, at El Riad, 510 S. Phillips Av.,  dressy attire, $14/ $7;,

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