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SUN. DAYTIME EVENTS (eve. events below)

VARIETY DANCE PARTTY at Shakopee  1-5pm by Lynette & Randy of,2400 4th Ave East,

$15 cash/person at the Door. No dance partner needed. West Coast Swing dance lesson from 1:15 pm – 1:45 pm w/Randy & Lynette Mahowald. All levels welcome! No partner needed! Lesson is included in your dance admission!


DANCE CHURCH - see, Mpls.

DAY OUTDOOR MUSIC to research:

-  BBQ and Blues, PK Mayo 12:30-4pm, on Hwy. 96 just E. Of White Bear Lake, dance on concrete 

WEST COAST SWING CLASSES  start next week Oct. 8, 15, 22 ,; choice of Tuck Turns or Lead & Follow Variation, 5-7p at Duende in ST, Louis Pk.; Linda Larson at

COUNTRY & VARIETY DANCING:  2:30-5:30p Country Doctors Band at Eagles Club, Mpls., 25 Av.& 25th St., every Sun.,​​

WALTZ DANCE CLASS, a Project Dance class by; starts Oct. 1 at, St. Paul, 1:30p

HUDSON, WI:  Sep. 10 thru Oct.29 - BALLROOM DANCE CLASSES - see, Instructor Tom Larson (612) 371-0300, at YMCA CAMP ST. CROIX!, 345 Riverview Dr.,. Entrance to RCU Bldg.:    4pm BEG. BALLROOM,5p BEG. SALSA & LATIN, 6pm INTERM., 7p ADV.ANCED - get permission,, pre-registration required, no partner required

​VARIETY DAY MUSIC to research: 

​- Bloomington VFW: 3-6PM blues 1st & 3rd Sun.;   311 W. 84th St.; dance floor;

- in Eden Pr.: Live music at Oktoberfest

-, St. Paul:  musicians 4-6pm, then 6:30-8pm; 385 Broadway, park in Farmers’ Market  

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

- Mpls.:  occasional dance parties, 416 Cedar Av. S.

- Sandy’s Tavern in Richfield: 6612 Penn Av. S.,

- WaldmannBrewing,St Paul: ​ 445 Smith Av., no official dance space

- Anoka Amer. Legion:  763-421-0883​.

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


BRAZILIAN DANCES: contact Leo Paixao,, on

OWATONNA, MN:  only 3rd Sun of mo.  DANCE PARTY at BEE BOP CLUB,  2-5p,  $13, at 350 Academy St., lower level, Instructors Brian & Lynette Dawley, confirm at Club 

FOREST LAKE, MN:  1st Sundays - SENIORS DANCE PARTY at Forest Lake VFW 1-4pm, 651-464-6827

GLENWOOD, MN: occasionally a dance band, check at

SUN. NIGHT, SEP. 30  EVENTS  (see daytime events above) 


BALLROOM MUSIC PARTY at, Mpls.7-9:30p, 6pm Caroline teaches West Coast Swing then is DJ



COUNTRY MUSIC DANCE PARTY at Eagles Club by TC Country Dancers (gayLBT & friends),630pm, 1st Sun.: beg .2-step

lessons; 2nd Sun.: beg. line dance & interm. 2-step, 3rd & 4th Sun.: interm. line dance lessons,

​​DANCEABLE MUSIC in Mpls. area to research:

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

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

-​ free jukebox 6pm-close, 763-421-6260

- every night, some dance space,  4415 Nicollet

- Icehouse:  28th & Nicollet;

- Hook & Ladder: Minnehaha Av. & Lake St.,

- Richfield VFW:    6715 Lakeshore Dr. , on

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

- www.The, Mpls.

- Serum's in Anoka:

DANCEABLE MUSIC in St. Paul  area to research:

- MMC:

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

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

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

- Roseville VFW:   651-483-5313,

- Stillwater:, on Hwy.36 west of Stillwater

- Turf Club:    at 1601 W. Univ. Av.

-  6pm, no official dance space

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

SALSA-LATIN music to research: 

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

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

- The Icehouse, Mpls.

- see, click on "Dance Events"

​BRAZILIAN DANCES: contact Leo Paixao,,

ENGLISH COUNTRY DANCING and socializing, 7pm, , Mpls.​

NEW! NORDIC SOCIAL DANCE PARTY only 2nd Sun., 6pm at, Mpls.

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

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

OWATONNA, MN:  3rd Sun of mo DANCE PARTY at BEE BOP CLUB, 2-5p,  $13, at 350 Academy St., lower level, Instructors Brian & Lynette Dawley, confirm at Club


LAKEVILLE, MN:    7-9pm every Sun., reserve seats, optional dinner,


HASTINGS, MN: check at the LeDuc Mansion


HUDSON, WI:  BALLROOM DANCE CLASSES, sesión #2,  by pro Tom Larson (612) 371-0300

MADISON, WI:  ARGENTINE TANGO - see Madison Tango Society

 CLEAR LAKE, IA: check  at Surf

​OLDE-TYME LIVE MUSIC to research:

- Forest Lake, MN:  1st Sun. at Forest Lake VFW, 1-4pm, 651-464-6827

- 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

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​- Tom Larson, Mpls. instructor,

Stardust Dance Cruises & 

Dance Get-Aways,,






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