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SUN. DAYTIME EVENTS (eve. events below)

DANCE CHURCH - see, Mpls.(not on a 1st Sun.)

LIVE JAZZ MUSIC every 1st Sun11a-2p Maryann & The Money Makers at Volstead’s Jazz Brunch, 711 W. Lake St, Mpls

WEST COAST SWING  - see,  Linda:

OWATONNA, MN:  VARIETY DANCE PARTY at Bee Bop Club, 350 Academy Street,1:30 open, 2pm lesson, dancing until 5pm, 2,000 sq ft dance floor!,$13,.open to the public.

COUNTRY & VARIETY DANCING 2:30-5:30p   Johnny No Cash Band at Eagles Club, Mpls., 25 Av.& 25 St.,​​

FOXTROT  CLASS (Project Dance by at The Croix, 5880 Omaha Av.N., W. of Stillwater, 1:30pm by Troy,

NO class during July.


MOSTLY OLDE TYME WALTZ  PARTY every 3rd Sun. at, 2:30-5 pm, 30-45 min. lesson & time to practice. 

OUTDOOR MUSIC to research:

- St. Paul Como Pavilion: 3p  Como Pops Ensemble7p??   :roofed, concrete floor, benches, cafe; see​

- Mpls. Parks  such as:

- Lake Harriet:  2pm Drums of Navarrone & 5:30 pm  MN Freedom Band (community concert band);  concrete, benches, concesssions, go up 42nd St. to park car.

- Edina:  Josh Cleveland Band 7pm thru Aug. 25 at Cent. Lakes Mall, 7499 France behind ramp, cement ,  ,

-  W. of Stillwater on Hwy.36, big patio

-  live rock bands 3:30-5pm in beer garden June 2 - Aug. 25

- 7VinesVineyard:  2-5pm,dance on sidewalk,  in Dellwood, E. of White Bear Lk.

VARIETY DAY MUSIC to research: 

- Bloomington VFW: 3-7PM blues 1st & 3rd Sun.; country 2nd & 4th Sun. ,

- Blaine VFW: free jukebox 3:30pm-close, 1374 109th Av.N.E.,

- Mpls.:  occasional dancing to intl. music, 416 Cedar Av. S

- 5222 Bass Lake Rd., (763) 537-9914

- 385 Broadway, St. Paul, park in Farmers’ Market

- Neumann's,No.St. Paul:  (space for 1 couple to dance??)

- Palmer's Bar, Mpls.  Cornbread Harris , age 97, still plays and sings blues

- WaldmannBrewing, St. Paul::  Daddy Squeeze (variety accordion), 6pm,

ARGENTINE TANGO WORKSHOP #3 by guest pro Maria Olivera 12 – 1:45pmat  TimeOut, 6001 Lyndale Av S, Mpls., Navigation skills - Dynamic and sharp changes of front to keep moving in traffic $50, contact Kyra at to reserve your spot. Pay by check or Zelle.

ARGENTINE TANGO WORKSHOP #4 by Maria Olivera  2 – 3:45pm at TimeOut, 6001 Lyndale Av S, Mpls. 

Vals:-  never miss that turn again! Spins and turns around the line of of dance. $50, contact Kyra at to reserve your spot. Pay by check or Zelle

ARGENTINE TANGO  by Jay Abling & Rachel Moon in Mpls, see


IRISH SET DANCING: 3rd Sun., at Eagles Club, Mpls. 2-5 pm live music with a caller, in small hall?,


BRAZILIAN DANCES: contact Leo Paixao,, on

FOREST LAKE, MN: 1st Sun. - SENIORS' DANCE PARTY at Forest Lk. VFW 1-4,  by  confirm 651-464-6827


GLENWOOD, MN: June 23 Velvet Brass, 4-7pm, at BALLROOM MUSIC DANCE, 3pm lesson no jeans or shorts see

OTSEGO, MN: at patio, 4-7pm

SUN. NIGHT,  JUNE 23 EVENTS  (see daytime events above) 

BALLROOM MUSIC DANCE PARTY  June 23 Jerry O'Hagan Orchestra, St. Paul: 7-9:30p, lesson 6:15p

OUTDOOR MUSIC to research::

- Edina:  7pm at Centennial Lakes, 7499 France, concrete floor, bring cushion, thru Aug. 25

- Mpls. Parks:   such as

- Lake Harriet:  2pm &  5:30 pm

- Roseville:  June 23 The Castaways 6-7:30pm in Central Pk., 2540 Lexington Av. ,

- St. Paul Como Pavilion: 7p  roofed, concrete floor, benches, cafe; 1360 N. Lexington Pkwy.,  

- NEW! Wayzata:  live music on patio at 925 Restaurant in Hotel Landing, 5:30-8pm,

COUNTRY MUSIC DANCE PARTY at Eagles Club, TC Country Dancers (gayLBT & friends who are polite),6:30pm, 1st Sun.: beg .2-step lesson; 2nd Sun.: beg. line dance & interm. 2-step, 3rd & 4th Sun.: interm. line dance,

ARGENTINE TANGO MILONGA with Rogue Tango Combo at Eagles Club, Mpls., 25 St. & 25 Av., 6:30-10p,

​DANCEABLE MUSIC in Mpls. area to research:

- Schooner:   jam session every Sun. 7-10:30p,

- Eagles Club, Mpls.: co. music  2:30 & 6:30p in large hall;  ??? in small hall,

- Edinborough Indoor Park, 7700 York Av S., Edina., find your own dance space

-​ free jukebox 6pm-close, 76,3-421-6260

- every night, some dance space,  4415 Nicollet Av.

- Icehouse:  28th & Nicollet; dance upstairs?,

Hook & Ladder: a little dance space in tent, Minnehaha Av. & Lake St.,

- (J. Ballantine): 2916 Lyndale S., 612-823-6233, park in back

- The, Mpls.: occasional dancing to intl. music, 416 Cedar Av. S.

- Serum's in Anoka:

- Mortimer's:  10pm-2am, 2001 Lyndale Av.S., kitchen open 'til 11pm

DANCEABLE MUSIC in St. Paul  area to research:

- Celtic Junction:  836 Prior, 612-722-7000 

- only 4th Sun. June 23 Jerry O'Hagan Orchestra, 7-9:30p, lesson 6:15p

-  every Sun.; Univ. Av. W. & Vandalia St.

- KJ's:   408 Saint Peter St.,, dance space?

-  6:30- 8:30pm, 385 Broadway, park in Farmers’ Market

- MMC:

- Roseville VFW:   651-483-5313,

- Cozzie's:: big patio, on Hwy.36 west of Stillwater, 

- Turf Club:    at 1601 W. Univ. Av.

- Waldmann Brewery:

SALSA-LATIN music to research: 

- Conga Bistro, 501 East Hennepin Av., east side of river

​- "Club Columbus" ??, Luis: 612-990-9432 

-  Granada:  

- The Icehouse, Mpls.

- see, click on "Dance Events"

​BRAZILIAN DANCES: contact Leo Paixao,,

ENGLISH COUNTRY CIRCLE DANCING and socializing, 6:30pm-9, , Mpls.​

BELLY DANCING SHOW,, Burnsville, good food!, 952-641-6222​​


ROCK MUSIC in bars/ nightclubs - see VENUES page, section 3  


MUSIC OUTSIDE OF TWIN CITIES - see VENUES page, Regional Section; examples:

OWATONNA, MN:  VARIETY DANCE PARTY June 23, at Bee Bop Club, 350 Academy St.,1:30 open, 2pm lesson, dancing 'til 5pm, 2,000 sq ft dance floor!, $13,.open to the public.


BUFFALO, MN:  check at Huikko's

LAKEVILLE, MN:  1.  Chart House-  7-9pm every Sun., reserve, optional dinner,

2.  Red Fox Tavern 


HASTINGS, MN: check at the LeDuc Mansion

HUDSON, WI:  DANCE CLASSES by pro Tom Larson (612) 371-0300

MADISON, WI:  ARGENTINE TANGO - see Madison Tango Society

ROCHESTER, MN:   and Tango Society of Rochester

CLEAR LAKE, IA: check  at Surf

​​OLDE-TYME LIVE MUSIC to research:

- Little Falls, MN: Little Falls Ballroom
- Rochester, MN: 1. Senior Ctr., Fred Reed Hall, Potluck, no alcohol, 7-11p, 507-424-6407 and 2. Eagles Club, 917 15th Ave. S.E., 1-5 p.m. ; Mark 507-287-0200

- Amery, WI: Cricket’s Bar & Grill 

- Osseo, WI: Palladium Ballroom



800 Excelsior Blvd.


11am - 10pm

sandwiches/ brats,

many flavors of

custard/ pies



Tango trip to 

Buenos Aires, ARG.,

1. Lois Donnay,


​- Tom Larson, Mpls. instructor,

Stardust Dance Cruises & 

Dance Get-Aways,,






Swing & Lindy Hop Cruises

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