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DAY BALLROOM DANCE CLASSES:    The Flying Pig, So. Mpls., see  https://www.tfpstudio.com/

DAY SENIORS'  DANCE PARTY 2nd Wed., 1-4pm at CoonRapidsVFW.com, 763-755-4760; $10.

DAY SR. VARIETY DANCE PARTY 3rd Wed. 1-4pm  at www.SavageAmericanLegion.com, $10.

DAY COUNTRY LIVE MUSIC  1st Wed.,1-3pm, Lenox Ctr., 6715 Mtka. Blvd., St.Louis Pk., confirm at 952-928-6444.

VARIETY  DANCE PARTY  at "The Croix," a big ballroom w. of Stillwater off Hwy.36, 5880 Omaha Av.N., 7pm lesson by Troy $10;  8-10:30p great DJ music $10; attire: casual, DanceAndEntertaiment.com, owner Tricia Schwietz.

BALLROOM MUSIC DANCE PARTY at CinemaBallroom.com, St. Paul , 8-9pm to DJ music,  (7pm lesson extra $15.) 

BALLROOM DANCE CLASSES in St. Paul area at www.DancersStudio.com, CinemaBallroom.com,  

CostaRicaBallroom.com, ArthurMurray.com, FredAstaire.com

BALLROOM DANCE CLASSES in Mpls. area studios:  see list on MONDAY page

​​NEW! CUMBIA CLASSES at TapestryFolkdance.org, Mpls. starting July 10. also July 17, 24, 31, 8-9:30p in large studio by Jimi Jimi, $12 Drop-In Rate, $10 pre-paid, cash or credit at the door.

ADV. LATIN TECHNIQUE CLASS 7:30-8:15p at www.DanceWithUsAmerica.com (in Southdale Mall, Edina)

DANCE FORMATION TEAM in Anoka, MN.  See www.AwakenedDance.com (Jennelle Donnay)

BALLROOM DANCE CLASSES in Twin Cities:   see list of more studios on VENUES page and  INSTRUCTORS page,

also see www.YouTube.com and your community educ. program

SALSA DANCE CLASS, LEVEL 1,  7-8pm by Igor Afonkin at SoulBallroom.com, 76 Nathan Ln. N., Plymouth, (take Shelard Pkwy. exit off of 169),  see website calendar or Facebook.com/SoulBallroom.

OUTDOOR MUSIC in Mpls. Area:

- Anoka:    Elvis music 6-8pm at Riverfront Pk., 2201 2nd Av., bring chair. https://www.anokaminnesota.com/640/Music-in-the-Parks

- Bloomington Civic Ctr. Plaza, Ken Valdez Band,  5–8 p.m., Weds. thru Aug. 21, 1800 W. Old Shakopee Rd.

- Columbia. Hts.: Tjärnblom (old/ new Swedish/Finnish, MN originals for dancing/ listening)6:30-8p,Huset Pk, 3965 Jefferson St NE.

- Edina Centennial Lk. Pk.:  July 10 Matthew Jenning Electric Trio 6:30p thru Aug. 21, concrete, bring cushion, 7499 France Av.S.;  Centennial-Lakes-Summer-Entertainment-Calendar-PDF

- ExcelsiorCommons.com on Bay: July 10 - Stereo Kitchen Band,  bring chair & sweater, go to Adele's Frozen Custard Shop first,        see  https://www.excelsiorconcerts.com/2024-concert-lineup.html

- Mpls. Parks: :  https://www.minneapolisparks.org/wp-content/uploads/2024/05/MusicMoviesParks_JR.p2NEW.pdf  such as:

- Lake Harriet Bandshell: JoJo Green: big sound, authentically unique, 7:30pm thru Aug. 28; concrete floor, benches, concessions,restrooms, go up 42nd St. to park car.

- Lakeville's Pan-O-Prog FESTIVAL with music, July 10-14, see  https://www.panoprog.org/

- Maple Grove:  Billy Joel sung by Mick Sterling, in Town Sq., 7991 Main St. N., bring chair, concrete floor, maplegrovemn.gov

- Martin Luther King, Jr. Pk:  4 - 7pm 

 - Plymouth, MN:  CELEBRATION at HIlde Ctr. , 3500 Plymouth Rd ,5:30p concessions/ toilets/ welcome, 5:45p Rock and Roll Playhouse, 7p Jack Brass Band, 8:30p MN Orchestra, 10pm Fireworks, GO EARLY!,  bring chair, WEAR RAIN GEAR,  www.musicinplymouth.org/mipevents/2024/7/10/2024-music-in-plymouth-july-10-2024

- St. Louis Pk.:  July 10 Gypsy Mania Hot Club Quartet a, t Wolfe Pk. Amphitheatre,3700 Monterey Dr., 7-8:30p,bring chair.

OUTDOOR MUSIC in St. Paul Area:

- Mendota Hts.: nd & 4th Wed: The Barsolo Brothers (50s, 60s, 70s music),6-7:30pm, 720 Main St.NE, Dodd Rd.

- St. Paul Como Pavilion: Star of The North Band, 7-8:30pm thru Sep. 12, roofed, concrete floor, benches, cafe; 1360 N. Lexington Pkwy., dockandpaddle.com 

- St Paul Landmark Ctr./ Rice Pk., 12-1pm, Courtney Burton, bring a chair

​ ​- 7VinesVineyard.com:  Gary LaRue, 5:30-8:30p, dance on sidewalk; in Dellwood, E. of White Bear Lk.

 

ARGENTINE TANGO by Miriam Lea -  .miriam.lea.dance, miriam.ziven@gmail.com1-847-340-6854 

ARG. TANGO by Jay Abling & Rachel Moon in Mpls see www.fuegotangoclub.com

LEARN  TO PLAY ARG. TANGO MUSIC: for musicians at any level, Community Tango Ensemble meets in Mpls.,  2 concerts a year; twincitiestango.com,  Charles Gorczynski at redwoodtango@gmail.com

 

WEST COAST SWING CLASSES & PARTY at Triune Hall,1898 Iglehart, St. Paul, 7pm class, 9p-1a dancing, www.Swingesota.com

​MPLS. AREA  SWING & RUMBA MUSIC to research:

- Bloomington VFW:   karaoke 7-10:30p,  311 W. 84th St.,  http://vfw1296mn.us /

- Crystal VFW:   7 - 11pm, 5222 Bass Lake Rd

- Driftwood Char Bar:  dance space,  4415 Nicollet Av., Facebook.com

- Eagles Club:   a swing band 8-11pm, 7pm lesson, in big hall, www.eagles34.org

SchoonerTavern.com:  730-10pm every Wed., small dance space - can move tables, schoonertavern.com

- Shaw's Bar:  dance space, 1528 University Ave NE.

- Chart House:  see below

ST. PAUL AREA  SWING & RUMBA MUSIC:

Half Time Rec:  8pm DJ tuneswww.Facebook.com/, 651-488-8245

- MidwaySaloon.com: Pat Donahue (R&B) & guests 6-8pm every Wed., has dance space,1579 University Av. W.,  

- MMC:   on patio, inside 18 X 8 floor,  www.minnesotamusiccafe.com

- Saks:   probably on patio, 6-9,  1460 Co. Rd. E, Vadnais Heighta

- Tilted Tiki in Stillwater: Josh Quinn (keyboard),  FREE music Wed.- Sat.

- Hudson, WI: see below 

LINE DANCE CLASS, beg. to interm.7-9:30p at West Med. Lake Comm. Ctr., 1705 Forestview Ln. N., Plymouth,     https://wmlcc.eventsmart.com/events, Dodee 612-799-7393, and Facebook.com/KerryMaus

BLUES DANCING  - see www.collectivelyblue.com

SWING/ LINDY HOP/ CHARLESTON DANCING - www.TCswing.com in Mpls. ​also  www.uptownswing.net, 612-217-1087

​​LIVE ROCK  MUSIC in BARS & NIGHTCLUBS is on VENUES page, section 3 (e.g. First Av., Turf Club, etc.

SALSA/ BACHATA/ LATIN  DANCING to research:

1. Facebook.com/KeriSimonsonDance;  kerisimonson@yahoo.com

2. Conga Bistro, 501 E. Hennepin, Mpls., E. side of river, cement, Facebook.com/Congalatinbistro, 612-331-3360

3. classes:  see other ballroom dance studios such as www.CostaRicaBallroom.com in Hopkins, www.DanceWithDuende.com in St. Louis Pk.,  https://www.onereasondance.com, etc.

4. FatPantsBrewing.com in Eden Prairie - occasional Weds.??

IRISH MUSIC & DANCING: 

- https://TheDublinerPub.com/, St. Paul: Twin Cities Célí Band, 6-9pm; dancing 7-9pm every Wed.

Irish Music and Dance Assoc. www.IMDA-MN.ORG

FOLK/  INTL. / MORRIS DANCING/  ZUMBA, etc. - see www.TapestryFolkdance.org, Mpls. 

SQUARE DANCING:  www.sparesnpairs.com

HIP-HOP /JAZZ-FUNK classes -  alldaystudio.mn@gmail.com

CHICAGO-STYLE STEPPIN' to confirm: at M.L. King, 271 Mackubin St, St Paul, Art 651-783-6619

EVENTS OUTSIDE MPLS. & ST. PAUL AREA:  see VENUES page, regional section, e.g.:

OTSEGO, MN:  Band  7-10p  and bonfire at www.RockwoodsMN.com,  9100 Quaday, DO NOT bring food/ drinks. Motorcycles and lawn chairs have designated areas. 

 

LAKEVILLE, MN: 1. live music, dance floor, optional dinner, reserve, www.briannoscharthouserestaurant.com

SAVAGE, MN:  SENIORS'  DANCE PARTY  every 3rd Wed, 1-4pm, www.savageamericanlegion.com 

PRIOR LAKE, MN:  DAY DANCE PARTY 11am – 1pm i at Mystic Lake Casino Hotel, call to confirm

HUDSON, WI:  Kyle Koliha 7-10pm every Wed. at Ziggy's,  https://ziggyswi.com/events-calendar

ST. CLOUD, MN:  SENIORS' DANCE  last Wed. of mo. 1-4pm at St. Cloud VFW, 918th Av. N., confirm at 320-251-9951

 

PRINCETON, MN:  SENIORS' DANCE 1-4pm at Princeton VFW, confirm at 763-389-9959, vfw806@yahoo.com

PINE CITY, MN: SENIORS' DANCE, every 3rd Wed.1-4pm. Pine City Legion, 525 Main St. N, 763-439-5749

  ADELE'S FROZEN

CUSTARD SHOP

800 Excelsior Blvd.

EXCELSIOR, MN

11am - 10pm

sandwiches/ brats,

many flavors of

custard/ pies

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DANCE COSTUME 

CONSIGNMENTS

in Mpls./ St. Paul

www.CinemaBallroom.com

www.costaricaballroom.com

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