Washington Area Dance Events
June 12 - 14, 2015, Disco America Dance Championship at Clarion Hotel & Conference Center,
June 25-28, Liberty Swing Dance Championship, Hyatt
Regency New Brunswick, New Brunswick, New Jersey.
July 2-5, Big Apple Country Western Dance Festival at
Empire Meadowlands Hotel, Secaucus, NJ.
July 16 - 19, VA State Open Swing Dance Championships at Hyatt Regency Reston, Reston, VA
May 22, Every Friday, Dance Jam Productions at the Hollywood
Ballroom,2126 Industrial Pkwy, Silver Spring, MD. (301)
622-5494. Huge 7200 sq. ft. hardwood dance floor. Click
here for a map and directions.
7:30 Basic Beginner West Coast Swing Class with Dave & Kiona.
8:15 True Intermediate with DC Swing Superstars Greg Scott & Lemery Rollins.
9pm - 1am Dancing with DJ Dave Moldover goes late.
$15 ($8 students) Cover includes everything. Beer & Wine for sale at the Ballroom's Take 5 cafe. Sodas, Snacks, Dessert Buffet & Ice water servecd by the DJP team.
Lesson and dance is FREE for first time students joining the 7:30 class. Bring a friend, co-worker or familly member. We'll offer them a warm welcome and help to get them dancing fast. For more info, see the Hollywood Ballroom website.
Our beginner class series is diverse, super friendly and non intimidating. New students arriving in time for the start of the 7:30pm class get in FREE (this week only!) The entire 1.5hr class will be an introduction to the basics led by Don Herron & Kiona Leah. Dancing begins at 9pm with DJ Dave Moldover. This is DC's Largest Weekly West Coast Swing Party! Join us this Friday and find out why! - Details & Directions
July 31, 2015 - Closed for Swing Fling
November 20, 2015 - Closed for DCSX
May 22, Every Friday, Line Dance w/ Bernie & Lydia at Galilee United Methodist Church, 45425 Winding Road Sterling, VA. Map
7:00pm – 8:00 pm Beginner, 8:00 – 8:30 Intermediate Line Classes by Instructors Bernie & Lydia. New line dance taught every 2-3 weeks or so. Primarily playing music for line dances taught previously with some short reviews as needed. Drop-in basis. $3 requested donation to church for using space. For more info, contact Lydia Vitale at
703/430-2398 or email@example.com.
May 23, Every Saturday, Boogie Night at The Avant Garde Ballroom Dance Center, White
Flint PlazAprila, 5268-M Nicholson Lane, North Bethesda, MD 20895, (301) 881-1436 Map &
Lesson at 8:00 PM with Frank
G. This is not a beginner lesson. It will start at an intermediate level
and become more advanced by the end of the class. Please know your basics
Dance Party from 9:00 PM until 2:00 AM Mike Glasgow
will be our Kick Off DJ. Come out and swing all night and some of the
morning to Mike's latest finds and some old WCS standards as well!
$12 Includes Everything! Lesson is free with purchase
of dance. Please wear dance shoes. his floor is pristine! For more info, contact Tera
at 301-529-5055 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
May 23, 2nd & 4th Saturday, BIG West Coast Swing at Colvin
Run Dance Hall,10201 Colvin Run Rd., Great Falls,
VA 2206 Map
West Coast Swing & Hustle at Colvin Run hosted by Ed Cottrell & Gail Crum. 7-7:45 Beginner West Coast or Hustle Lesson (check calendar for details). 7:45-8:30 Intermediate West Coast or Hustle Lesson. Dancing 8:30 -11:30 to 50/50 mix of high energy West Coast and Hustle music. $15 includes dance lesson and snacks. For more info, call 703.435.5620
or see www.colvinrun.org.
May 23, 2nd & 4th
Saturdays, Hagerstown Country Dance at Maugansville Ruritan Club, 18007 Maugans Ave, Hagerstown, MD 21740. (301) 739-9822 Map & directions.
Hagerstown Country Western Dance Association invites you to dance at the Maugansville Ruritan Club from 7:30 - 10:30 pm; Cost is $5 for members/$7 for non-members; Dances are for singles & couples. For more information, contact email@example.com.
May 25, Every Monday, Hustle at Crown Dancesport, 2820 Dorr Ave, Merrifield, VA. 571-278-0160 hustleWest Coast SwingLatin dances Map & directions.
Classes on a drop-in basis beginning at:
8:00 - 8:30 pm Beg Hustle with Joyce Szili
8:30 - 9:15 pm - Int/Adv Hustle with Joyce Szili & Judah Lynn
9:15 - 11:30 pm - Hustle Dance Mixer
Mostly Hustle with some WCS/Latin & NC2 Step. DJ - Joyce Szili. Admission: $12 for the classes and dance. Includes our "loaded" snack bar and non-alcohol drinks. For more info, email Joyce
Szilli, check Crown Dancesport website, or see her on
May 25, Every Monday, WCS Lessons & Party at Rendezvous Social Dance and Fitness Club, 11910 Parklawn Drive, Rockville, MD. 301-468-2582Map
7:30-8:15PM Beginner West Coast Swing Lesson
8:15-9:00PM Intermediate WCS Lesson
DJ Brian Kidd and Co-teacher is Margie
Cost is $15 Lesson(s)/Dance or $7 Dance; Student Rate: $7 Lesson/dance
or $5 dance. For more
info, call 301-653-9632, email
Debbie, or check dancewithdebbie.com
May 25, Every Monday, Line Dance w/ Bernie & Lydia at Galilee United Methodist Church, 45425 Winding Road Sterling, VA. Map
6:45 pm – 9 pm Intermediate Line Classes by Instructors Bernie & Lydia (beginner classes on Fridays). New line dance taught every 2-3 weeks or so. Primarily playing music for line dances taught previously with some short reviews as needed. Drop-in basis. $3 requested donation to church for using space. For more info, contact Lydia Vitale at
703/430-2398 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
May 26, Every
Tuesday, Boogie in Bethesda Party at The Women’s Club of
Bethesda, 5500 Sonoma Road, Bethesda, MD. Wall to wall
floating hardwood floor. Map
7:30 Patterns patterns and more
patterns! Intermediate to advanced with Frank G
7:30 Beginner Patterns~~ West Coast Swing with Tara
Stotz (for the true beginner)
8:15 Easy Intermediate Patterns~~ easy and fun with
8:15 Musical interpretation from basic moves. Easy
high % moves for the intermediate to advanced dancer with Frank G
9:00 Dance with the areas hottest dancers to the coolest DJs! Stay late and have fun!$15 if you arrive before 9:00 & $8 after
9:00. Full time undergraduate students and high school students with
current 2009 ID: $10 for the lessons before 9:00 PM and $5 for dance
only if they arrive after 9:00 PM. Contact Tera
at 301-529-5055 or email us at email@example.com.
May 26, Every Tuesday, Dance for Everyone at Colvin Run Dance Hall,10201
Colvin Run Rd., Great Falls, VA 2206 Map
Dance/Lesson Series with Ed and Gail from 6:30 PM to 10:30 PM.
Introductory dance lesson from 6:30 PM to 7:15 PM spotlighting
a different dance each month. Beginning and intermediate West
Coast Swing lesson from 7:15 PM to 8:00PM. DJ music by Ed.
Admission fees: dance and lesson $10.00 per person. For more info,
contact firstname.lastname@example.org 703-435-5620
May 26, Every Tuesday, Line
& Couples Dance at Nick's, 641 S. Pickett
St., Alexandria, VA. (703) 751-8900. Nick's is a full service restaurant.
Open Monday through Saturday. For information, call them or see their
website at www.nicksnightclub.com Map & Directions.
Nick's in Alexandria is still THE place to learn to dance.
There are lessons 3 nights a week at 7:45PM: Line dance lessons are free; couples' lessons are still ONLY $5 (pay to instructors in back) on Tuesday & Friday, Friday ($5) & Saturday ($5). There is also a 9 PM class on
Tuesdays for $5 for Salsa, Hustle, & Cha Cha. Come on out &
learn some new dance moves! For information, call
them or see their website at www.nicksnightclub.com
May 27, Every Wednesday, Swing & Country
Dance w/ Dean and Dawn at Cherry Hill Conference Center,
Cherry Hill RV Park, 9800 Cherry Hill Rd, College Park, MD. Sprung 3600'
dancefloor. Huge 3000 sq ft hardwood dance floor. Click
here for directions. If gate is down, the code to open the gate on Wednesdays is "56780".
Treat yourself to an awesome night at DC's longest running
weekly dance with two of the most sought after dance instructors in
Doors open at 7:00
Basic Two Step at 7:30
Intermediate Two Step at 8:00
Open dancing from 8:30 till 11:00
The music format is a true mix of everything from Contemporary to Blues
and Country to Latin. We play a 60/40 mix of music with West Coast Swing
driving the night. You don't need a partner and beginners are welcome!
Cost is only $12. (1/2 price discount for full time undergrad students
with ID) and that includes both lesson, snacks and light refreshments. For
more info email Dean and
Dawn, call (301) 947-4422 or check
June 6, 1st & 3rd Saturdays, Davidsonville Dance Club Country, Swing & Ballroom w/Ken Roesel at Ford Hall, Davidsonville Family Recreation Center, 3789 Queen Anne Bridge Rd., Davidsonville, MD 21035. Map & directions.
Swing, Ballroom & C/W w/Ken Roesel. 7:00pm Lesson of the
month with Ken Roesel Beg/ Novice/Int.(consult Club website for
dance of the month), 8:00pm-11:30pm Dance Mixer (Social Ballroom, Latin,
Swing, Country and Hustle mix) $6 Members, $8 Non-Members. For more
info, see the Davidsonville Dance Club website.or call Ken Roesel at
(703) 282-4187, or see his website.
June 13, Every 2nd
Saturday, Country Dance at American Legion Post 206, 3330
Chesapeake Beach Rd, Chesapeake Beach, MD 20732. (410) 257-9878. Map
Live music with Southern Winds Band
8-midnight. Doors open at 7. Dance lessons with Linda at 7
(Line - TBA ) & 7:30 (Couples - TBA); Cover $15 includes Dance lessons,
Draft beer, soda & snacks. Hot dogs, BBQ & cash bar available.
Huge hardwood dance floor; non-smoking. For information & directions,
check ALPOST206 (.org) or call 301.855.6466 or 410.257.9878; For table
reservations, information, and directions, email Linda at Lbloyer@yahoo.com.
Please include your name, the number of tables, what part of the room,
and a phone number for last minute contact if there are conflicts. For more info,call 301.855.6466 or 410.257.9878, or email email@example.com.
June 13, Every 2nd Saturday, Country Western Dance at Crown Dancesport, 2820 Dorr Ave, Merrifield, VA. 571-278-0160. Map & directions.
Mal & Linda Zerden host this exciting adventure
into Country Western dance. Come ready to Twostep, Waltz,
East and West Coast Swing, Cha Cha, Hustle, and Nightclub Twostep.
Beginner lesson from 7:30 - 8:00 p.m., intermediate lesson from 8:00 - 8:45. Dance till 11:30. (DJ), $12.00
cover, Free munchies and soda. For more info, contact Linda at (202) 459-3142, send E-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org or check the Crown Dancesportwebsite.