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OPENING:  Dancers Studio, St Paul, pros Kate & Gordon Bratt; will open at new place at 2477 W. 7th St. St. Paul , just  N. of Ft. Snelling in Sibley Plaza, (confirm on www.Facebook.com/dancersstudio/65i-641-0777.) Grand Opening in May.

 

DAY BALLROOM & OLDE-TYME DANCE PARTY: live trio, 1-3:30p, treats served, Lenox Ctr., 6715 Mtka. Blvd.,

St. Louis Pk, confirm at 952-928-6444, $9, https://slpcommunityed.com/seniors/

DAY BALLROOM DANCE CLASSES; 11 am  12 pm at The Flying Pig,  4200 E. 54th St Mpls., 55417, see  www.tfpstudio.com

DAY BALLROOM DANCE CLASSES at Char Torkelson Howard's Studio, Golden Vall., 612.709.6399

?? FORMATION TEAM  at SoulBallroom.com  in Plymouth MN - get info. from Scott Anderson  612-816-4446 

BALLLROOM  CLASS 7pm at SoulBallroom.com in Plymouth, MN near 394 & 169

BALLROOM DANCE CLASS in Chaska and Edina by Paul or Natalie Botes - see www.acballroom.com

BALLROOM DANCE CLASS  check at DanceWithUsAmerica.com in Southdale Mall, Edina

BALLROOM CLASS at Riverwind Bldg., 2701 Northdale Blvd. NW, Coon Rapids by Kings Ranch Christian singles; also game/movie nights, Bible studies, etc., www.meetup.com/THE-ORIGINAL-KINGS-RANCH-CONNECTION;  Facebook.com

 

BALLROOM CLASSES in Mpls. area: see list of studios on MONDAY page  or VENUES page

BALLROOM CLASSES in St. Paul area:  DancersStudio.com (at new, bigger venue  on W. 7th St), DanceAndEntertainment.com, CinemaBallroom.com, Arthur Murray, Fred Astaire

 

COUNTRY DANCE NIGHT at Hamel VFW Post 5903, 2nd & 4th Thur., 7-10pm, 19020 Hamel Rd, Plymouth, MN

EAST COAST SWING-LINDY HOP-CHARLESTON DANCE PARTY 9:45pm-1am,  7pm EC Swing class, 8:15p  Lindy

Hop class, by www.TCSwing.com at 301 Main St. N.E., Mpls. on E. riverbank

MPLS. AREA  LIVE MUSIC to research:

- DriftwoodCharBar:   dance space,  4415 Nicollet Av.,Facebook.com,

- Eagles Club:   1.??? in small hall, 2. LGBTQ+ TC Latin Dance Club (open to all who are polite) in large hall, 6:30p-beg.salsa lesson, 7pm-interm. 7:30-10p  dancing,  $10, 25th Av. & 25th St., www.eagles34.org

- Mainstreet Bar in Hopkins:  acoustic guitar music? , 6pm every Thur., free

- Route 47 Bar in Fridley: 7-11 pm MAD MIKE’S OPEN MIC, 7820 University Ave NE,  http://route47pubngrub.com/

- Savage Legion:   6:30-9:30 every Thur., 952-894-6940, www.savageamericanlegion.com

- SchoonerTavern.com: 7-10p , music every Thur.

- Shaw’s:  1528 Univ. Av. N.E

- Umbra:  6:30 9:30, dance space?, 708 Third St. S., expensive food, reserve, umbrampls.com

ST. PAUL AREA  LIVE MUSIC to research:

- WabashaStreetCaves.com: a swing band215 Wabasha St. S., 7- 10pm, (Swingin' On a Star  Band on  May 23,July 25,

Sept. 26,  Fri.,Nov. 29 ); 6:15p free swing lesson

- MetronomeBrewery.com:   385 Broadway

- Midway Saloon.com:   (every 1st Thur. is comedy open mic night)

- MMC:    minnesotamusiccafe.com

- www.TheMuddRoom.com.  7:30-10:30p every Thur.,dance space , see mntango.org

- Keg & Case Market:  jazz  6pm every Thur., find a dance spot, food vendors, 928 W. 7th St.

- KJ's :  dance space??, 408 St.Peter St., kjshideaway.com/events/

- Dubliner:  thedublinerpub.com, dance space

- Half Time  karaoke, juke box , www.Facebook.com/,  651-488-824

- Rosetown Amer. Legion:: 

- WaldmannBrewery.com:  no official dance space

Cowboy Jack's: (952) 595-6372, Apple Valley; wood floor, no info. on web

- Tilted Tiki in Stillwater:  The Jorgensen Duo  6:30p every Thur.,  www.facebook.com/thetiltedtiki

ARGENTINE TANGO BASIC SERIES  last class,   by Jay & Rachel  in Mpls., fuegotangoclub.com

 

ARG. TANGO CLASSES at Donnay's, 3125 First Av. S, Mpls.6:30 beg, 7:30 interm., 8:30 adv.; mndance.com, call Lois 612.822.8436 to dsicuss what class you need

NEW! FREE ARGENTINE TANGO CLASSES  in Mpls, write miriam.ziven@gmail.com TEL. 1- 847-340-6854 https://miriam.lea.dance/classes/go-tango-minnesota/

INTERM. BACHATA  LAST CLASS at FourSeasonsDance.com, 8:15-9:30pm, pre-register and get E-mails from kerisimonson@gmail.com

​SALSA-LATIN CLASSES to research:

- see studios listed on MONDAY and VENUES pages of this website

- Others:  see below, All Day Studio, Mpls., Facebook.com/KeriSimonsonDance

 

SALSA/ BACHATA DANCING to research::

- Conga: DJ Foncy Ruiz, cement floor, every Thur., 501 E. Hennepin, Mpls., Facebook.com/Congalatinbistro, 612-331-3360

- Eagles Club: LGBTQ Latin Dance, $5, 6:30p beg. salsa lesson, 7p interm. lesson, 7:30-10:30p DJ music, www.eagles34.org

- Los Andes Restaurant: DJ Salsa Police 9p-1a every Thur.,  $10, 607 W. Lake St., Mpls,. Facebook.com/losandesmn

- ??Lago Tacos:  wood dance floor, www.lagotacos.com.lynlake

BLUES DANCING PRACTICE,  see www.collectivelyblue.com

WEST COAST SWING CLASSES: by talented Bonnie & Chris,  DanceMPLS@outlook.com; can use SoulBallroom near

394 & 169 and other locations

LINE DANCING  to research :

- Plymouth: West Med. Lk. Comm. Club, 1705 Forestview, wmlcc.eventsmart.com/events, Dodee - 612-799-7393.

- Savage:  Dan Patch Legion, 952-894-6940, www.savageamericanlegion.com.

- Mpls.: Wild Greg's Saloon.

ROCK/ POP MUSIC -  See VENUES page. Example:  First Avenue Club, 701 1st Av N., Mpls.

 

POLKA & OLDE-TYME MUSIC to research:

-  Fridley Amer. Legion, 7365 Old Central Ave. N.E.,  763-784-9824

-  Others: Alexandria, MN at VFW; Amery, WI: Cricket’s Bar; Glencoe, MN at Pla-Mor Ballroom

LIVE MUSIC, OFTEN IRISH at The Dubliner,  at 2162 University Av. W., 651-646-5551, https://thedublinerpub.com

BELLY DANCE SHOW in Burnsville, www.medcruisecafe.com, 952-641-6222

ZOUK  - see www.TapestryFolkdance.org in Mpls., 7pm 

DANCE FOR LIFE : build strength, balance, flexibility, cognitive focus, reduce stress, at YMCAs, see www.heartofdancemn.org

FLAMENCO DANCE SHOW- see www.mangobargrill.com

MUSIC outside of Mpls./St. Paul, see VENUES page, regional section, example:

 

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

 

LAKEVILLE, MN:  1. www.CharthouseRestaurant.com, 6-9p every Thur.2.  Babe’s Bar, 20685 Holyoke Av.

LONG LAKE, MN:   2. at Birch's on the Lake Brewhouse,1310 W Wayzata Blvd., (952) 473-7373. tickets at Eventbrite.com

MONTICELLO, MN:  SENIORS' DANCE, 4th Thur. 1-4pm at  Monticello Legion Post 260, 304 Elm St., 763-295-2574

PRIOR LAKE, MN: 1. showroom/ casino MysticLake.com;  2.  MN Horse & Hunt Club, https://horseandhunt.com/upcoming-events

SHAKOPEE, MN:  www.ShakopeeBowl.com,  6-9pm.

HUDSON, WI:  6pm Tim Grady, 9pm other musicians at Ziggy's, 302 2nd St, 54016, dance space?, https://ziggyswi.com/events-calendar

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Violet Stars

 SWINGIN' ON A STAR BAND

every 3rd FRIDAY 

at 

Eagles Club,  7-10:30pm

for

swing & variety dancing

on a big wood floor

www.minneapoliseagles34.org

DANCE FLOOR FOR SALE

 

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 

Dancemadeeasy@hotmail.com

507-676-0464

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SOUL BALLROOM

76 Nathan Ln. N.

Plymouth, MN 55441

(near 169 & 394)

FRIDAY NIGHTS:

BALLROOM/ VARIETY 

MUSIC  PARTIES

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 

 

www.facebook.com/soulballroom

SoulBallroom.com

763-496-5553

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