FUTURE DANCE AND MUSIC EVENTS (not all are listed, mark your calendar!)
Dance Competitions: see www.USADance.org
02 - VARIETY DANCE PARTY 1-5pm at Shakopee Ballroom, 2400 4th Av E, by Randy & Lynette Mahowald/Shake a Leg Dance; Night Club 2-Step lesson 1:15 –1:45pm included in $15 admission!
02 - PROJECT DANCE by USADance-MN.org : Byron Johnson teaches Salsa at Duende in St Louis Park 1:30-2:30; practice until 3pm.Tentative dates: Oct.2, 9, 16, 23. $5-$10.
02 - BALLROOM MUSIC Dance at TapestryFolkdance.org, Mpls., Lois Donnay DJ, Keri Simonson teaching Bachata I
02 - The Percolators at Edinborough Indoor Park, Edina, 6-7 pm
03 - DANCE PARTY, HAVE DINNER, at the Chart House with Courtney Burton & Beasley’s Big Band, 7-9PM,
11287 Klamath Trail, Lakeville, MN 55044
06 - DEADLINE to reserve for dinner/ dance on Oct. 15 by U of MN Faculty Dance Club
07 - “Oktoberfest” Dance Showcase! at The Croix ,5pm Buffet opens, (dinner is included), cash bar, 6pm Performances begin, $50 ticket includes dinner, (get $10 off by Sept. 23)
07 - WEST COAST SWING PARTY by www.TCRebels.com at Duende, masks now optional; vax card still required; Free lesson 8pm by Christine Barneson, dance: 8:30-11 p.m., DJ : Kunal
08 - BALLROOM MUSIC DANCE PARTY by www.CafeBailar.com at DanceWithDuende.com, St. Louis Pk. , 730 lesson,, 830-11 dance.
08- DEADLINE to reserve for BALLROOM DANCE & DINNER Oct. 15 by U of MN Faculty Dance Club, open to all, $120 couple, no membership fee, see https://sites.google.com/site/facultydanceclub/ ; firstname.lastname@example.org
08 - ARG. TANGO PRACTICA - 11am - Rebecca Abas teaches
08 - ARG. TANGO MILONGA by TSoM at FourSeasonsDnce.com 730-1030p
08 - 12:30-3:45 Mark Ross, 4:30-6:45 Run Lucy Run, 730-11p Jack Knife & Sharps at WickedWort.com, Robbbinsdale
08 - Everett Smithson Band (variety dance music of the Mississippi), 3-6pm at LuceLineOrchard.com, Watertown, MN
09 - DANCERS' CRUISE on St. Croix River, leaving Stillwater 1:30-3:30, board at 12:45, brunch, a small dance space, see StillwaterRiverBooats.com, order ticket, use code "Rick." 651- 430-1234, host Rick Meinecke
09 - VARIETY DANCE PARTY with Everett Smithson Band, 2-5pm, at Dave & Linda Beckman's, 8239 Long Lake Rd., Moundsview, ballroom 30X15?, potluck treats, $15
14 - SWING & FOXTROT to Classic Big Band at Bloomington Event Ctr., 7-10p, free lesson 6:15
14 - WEST COAST SWING PARTY at B-Dale Club, 2100 Dale St., Roseville, by www.mwcsdc.com, beg.lesson 7:30pm & Interm. lesson 8pm, dancing 8:30p 12a, no partner necessary every 2nd Fri.
15 -BALLROOM MUSIC DANCE PARTY by USADance-Minnesota.org at The Croix, Troy Lerum teaches Hustle lesson 7pm. Dance 8-11pm. Theme: Wear a costume to have your name entered for a free dance pass.
15 - BALLROOM DANCE & DINNER by U of MN Faculty Dance Club, open to all, $120 couple, no membership fee,
15 - The Percolators at Chanhassen Legion, 9p-12a
15 - Just Us Band ( classic rock, country, current hits) 3- 6pm) at LuceLineOrchard.com
16 - MN MADNESS -receive written comments from panel of experts to help your dancing! also fun dance games; check out the TAB scottadance.com or MINNESOTA MADNESS on Facebook.com
16 - BALLROOM MUSIC Dance at TapestryFolkdance.org, Mpls.,Paula Lammers & Silver Linings, Keri Simonson teaching Bachata II
18 - WALTZ CLASS by Paul Stachour at Normandale Hylands UMC, Bloomington. 10am classes (Oct 18, 25, Nov 1, 15), $25. PStachour@acm.org or 952-884-5977
20 - SWING NIGHT at Minneapolis Cider Co with Beasley's Big Band and Courtney Burton; dance lessons at 6:15, music 7-10 PM, no dancing experience necessary!, $10, 701 SE 9th St, Mpls.
21 - WEST COAST SWING PARTY by www.TCRebels.com at Duende
21 - Swingin' On A Star Band at Eagles Club, Mpls., 730p
22 - BALLROOM MUSIC DANCE PARTY by www.CafeBailar.com at DanceWithDuende.com, St. Louis Pk., 730 lesson, 830-11 dance.
26 - Halloween Country Night!7pm Country 2-Step Lesson w/Troy, $10 8-10:30pm Country variety Dance w/DJ Troy, $15, Costume Prizes! Categories: Funniest, Most Creative, Best Couple, & Best Group
28 - CANCELED: BALLROOM PARTY by USADance-MN.org, every 4th Fri. at Tapestry
28 - HALLOWEEN PARTY at AwakenedDance.com, Anoka
28 - The Percolators at Crystal VFW, 7:00-11:00 pm
29 - HALLOWEEN DANCE PARTY 7:30-10:30pm Ballroom Dancing to 10-piece Blue Eyes Band and 2 Singers- Monroe Wright III & Debbie O’Keefe; variety old vavorites, Costume Prizes! categories: Funniest, Most Creative, Best Couple, & Best Group
$25 admission: Cash (or $30 with credit card)
29 - MASQUERADE BALL by TCRebels.com
29 - U of MN BALLROOM BLAST, 2017 Buford , St. Paul, facebook.com/ballroomblast and www.mnballroomblast.com
29 - band at No. St. Paul Legion
30 - FLASHMOB at Mall of America , East Rotunda, 1:50?
30 - BALLROOM DANCE PERFORMANCE by USADance-Minnesota.org at Mall of America East Rotunda, 2-3PM
30- AWAKENEDDANCE.COM performance team dances at M.O.A, 2
30 - BALLROOM MUSIC DANCE PARTYJerry O' Hagan Combo at TapestryFolkdance.org, Mpls. 7-9:30; 6pm Keri Simonson teaching Bachata IV; wear costumes
04 - WEST COAST SWING PARTY by www.TCRebels.com at Duende
04 - ARG. TANGO MILONGA with Community Tango Ensemble performing
04 - Suburban-Winterset dance at Woman's Club, Mpls : see www.SuburbanWinterset.com
11- SWING & FOXTROT to Classic Big Band at Bloomington Event Ctr., 7-10p, free lesson 6:15
16 - SWING DANCE PARTY at FatPantsBrewing, 8335 Crystal View Rd., Ed. Pr., by www.TCSwing.com, 6:30p lesson, 7-9p dancing to DJ Terry's music
18 - Execs Big Band 8-11p at Bloomington Event Ctr., $10
18 - WEST COAST SWING PARTY by www.TCRebels.com at Duende
20 - Café Accordion Orchestra,TheCedar.org Mpls, fast waltz, swing, rumba, cumbia, 3pm
23 - band at No. St. Paul Legion
24 - THANKSGIVING DAY
25 - BIG DANCE-A -PALOOZA by Scott Anderson at ShakopeeBallroom.com, 7-11p
02 - WEST COAST SWING PARTY by www.TCRebels.com at Duende
03 - BALLROOM SHOWCASE at CostaRicaBallroom, Hopkins only for its own students, 6pm
06 - Express Band at Richfield VFW7pm
16 - Suburban-Winterset dance at Woman's Club, Mpls.
16 - SWING & FOXTROT to Classic Big Band at Bloomington Event Ctr., 7-10p, free lesson 6:15
16 - WEST COAST SWING PARTY by www.TCRebels.com at Duende
24 - CHRISTMAS EVE
25 - CHRISTMAS DAY
31 - NEW YEAR'S EVE
31 - Fabulous Armadillos at MedinaEntertainment.com, W. of Mpls. on Hwy.55
31 - band at No. St. Paul Legion
01 - NEW YEAR'S DAY
06 - BALLROOM DANCE by SuburbanWinterset.com at Woman's Club, Mpls.
06 - WEST COAST SWING PARTY by www.TCRebels.com at Duende .
07 - BALLROOM SHOWCASE by www.AwakenedDance.com at Great Hall in St. Joseph's Church..., 171 Elm Str., Lino Lakes MN
26-29 - SAN MIGUEL ARG. TANGO FEST switched to Puerto Vallarta, Mexico - https://pvtangofestival.com/
Trip to CUBA - 1 week, dancing, sightseeing, see AwakenedDance.com, get on e-mail list
03 - BALLROOM DANCE by SuburbanWinterset.com at Woman's Club, Mpls.
12 - Starlite Classic by Afonkins and Andersons, www.Scottadance.com
20-27 - TRIP TO MEXICO - Playa del Carmen! pros Tricia Schwietz. Troy Lerum, Austen Nepp going. Details at www.DanceAndEntertainment.com
4&5 - U of MN DANCE FEST at Union Depot in St. Paul
31 - BALLROOM DANCE by wwwSuburbanWinterset.com at Woman's Club, Mpls.
?? - VIENNESE BALL at U of WI - Eau Claire; contact Melanie Brook Weiss - WEISSBM@uwec.edu
?? SWING DANCE at St. Mark's 1950 Marshall Av., St. Paul, ask Randall Myster at email@example.com
RESERVE tickets for TCSummer Jam concerts at Canterbury Downs
30 - TEA DANCE/ BRUNCH 11:30a-4p by www.USADANCE-Minnesota.org at Lafayette Club on Lk. Mtka.
12 - BALLROOM DANCE by www.SuburbanWinterset.com at Woman's Club, Mpls., last of seaso
13-16 Twin Cities Open.com Dance Comp in Mpls.
SUMMER OUTDOOR MUSIC
- http://applevalleychamber.chambermaster.com/events, Kelly Pk., 6855 Fortino St.
- Blmgtn. Normandale Lk.: 7-930p cement, bring chair, food trucks 6:30p, bloomingtonmn.gov/pr/arts-parks
- Brooklyn Ctr.: 7pm at Amphitheatre, 6301 Shingle Creek Pkwy., bring a chair
- Chanhassen: 6:30-8p at City Ctr. Plaza,www.chanhassenmn.gov/departments/park-recreation/community-events/summer-concert-
- Chaska: in Fireman's Pk., www.chaksamn.gov/calendar
- Edina: Centennial Lk., 7499 France, E. side of parking ramp, cement, www.edinamn.gov/, 952-833-9580
- www.hopkinsartscenter.com - HOpline Downtown Pk on 9th Av.
- Richfield: 6:30p at Vet. Mem. Pk.,636 E. 66th St.,ww.richfieldmn.gov/departments/parks_and_recreation/facilities/band_shell
- Rochester, MN: rochestermn.gov for downtown music
- Shakopee: /visitshakopee.org/rhythm-on-the-rails/ ; https://visitshakopee.org/events/huber-park-performance-and-event-series
PINE CITY, MN: www.pinecountyfair.com/live-entertainment/ and PineCityRodeo.org
WITH LIVE MUSIC
once a month at
Brooklyn Pk. Comm. Ctr.
must pre-register and pay by
one week prior 763-493-8333 or www.brooklynpark.org/registration
dance lessons & dance/ music events
research your own city's
comm. educ. website