Ongoing Dance Events
These are organizations that host regular, mostly smoke-free dances. Some have memberships available. All information is subject to change. Please confirm with the appropriate organization before attending the function.
Edmonton Dance.com A great website for those of you who wish to keep in touch with the Edmonton dance community www.edmontondance.com
"Practice Tuesdays" - Back again, every Tuesday (Sept. - June) from 7 - 10:00 p.m. at the Central Lions Recreation Center (11113-113 St.).This is a practice session with pre-recorded music, where they give you a sheet telling you what dance each song is. Each night is mixture of all dances. Admission is only $4 per person. For further information call Dell Mitchell 780-484-3927 or email@example.com .
Danceland Every Tuesday evening Danceland now hosts mini-socials 7 - 10:30 p.m. Admission is only $3. Every Friday, Danceland (2nd floor, 9645-102 Ave.) hosts mini-socials from 8 p.m. - midnight. Tickets for the Friday nights are $5. Monthly Saturday Socials are also held from 7:30 p.m. - midnight. Tickets for the theses socials are $10. Call Serlina at 454-4070 or visit http://www.danceland-ballroom.com/ for further information.
EBDA (Everyone's Ballroom Dance Association) Monthly on Saturdays from 8 p.m. - midnight at the Central Lions Centre. Advance tickets are $12 non-members, $10 members. Annual membershp is only $2.00! Call 780-893-6828 or click here for dates & locations.
St. Albert Community League Dances Come out dancing in St. Albert 5 times a year. Hosted at the St. Albert Community Hall (17 Perron St., St. Albert). Dancing begins at 8 and goes to midnight. A delicous midnight lunch is provided as well as a cash bar. There is usually a free Dance lesson from 7:30 - 8 pm. Door Prizes and some dance lessons provided by Sabrina's Dance Instruction. Tickets usually sell out! Contact Sheena @ 780-460-9205 to get your tickets in advance. **Dances usually sell out in advance - make sure you get your tickets in advance!
Villeneuve Cabaret Dances The community hall in Villeneuve puts on cabarets once a month from October to April. They have live bands, which play music for Two Step, Waltz, Polkas and Jives from 9pm - 1am. The dance floor is hardwood and perfect for dancing (no sticky waxes). Doors at 6 pm, Dinner 7 pm, Dance at 8:30/9 pm. Dinner tickets vary from $25 - $35 per person. Dance only tickets are $7.50 - $15 per person, late lunch included. Contact Gerald @ 780-459-3110 to get your tickets in advance. Or contact Jackie for more details.
The Strictly Dancing Club Friday nights at the German Club (8310-Roper Rd) * Note - no Friday dances in January! Tickets are $10 per person. Tommy does DJ at select Saturday EBDA dances. Contact Tommy at 780-920-6215 or firstname.lastname@example.org. You can also check out www.strictlydance.net for information about their other dance events.
LB's Pub Located in St. Albert (23 Akins Dr), LB's Pub is a fun place to go dancing to live music. Featuring local Alberta bands Friday & Saturday nights, you could get anything from rock, to blues, to country. Check it out!
Les Amies Dance Club An elegant evening out. Live dance band playing a standard and latin music program. Large hardwood dance floor. Social dances (3/year) at St. John's Cultural Centre and dinner dances (3/year) at the Italian Cultural Centre. Reservations required. Please go to www.lesamies.ca for more information about purchasing dance packages or single dance tickets.
Top Hats & Tails Occasional dances and dinner dances with music provided by a DJ. Contact Sellan at 451-4805 or 710-0848 for information.
Music Pilots Dance Club Occasional dances and dinner dances with music provided by a DJ. Call 710-7888 for more information.
Sugar Swing This swing group hold weekly and monthly dances that are beginner-friendly, and having a partner is not necessary. All "Sugar Foot Stomp" social swing dances are held in the new Sugar Swing Ballroom @ 10545-81 ave, and it's a welcoming, social event. You will learn some fun swing steps and meet a few people! For further details, go to www.sugarswing.com.
West Coast Swing Addicts - Edmonton is a group of enthusiastic dancers dedicated to providing a fun and friendly place to practice and enjoy West Coast Swing dancing. Dances are at Bonnie Doon Community Hall (9240 93 St.) from 8:45 - midnight, with an included lesson at 8 pm. Adults $10. Dates for 2013 are: Jan. 4 & 18, Feb. 1 & 15, Mar. 1 & 15, Apr. 5 & 19, May 3 & 17. Join West Coast Swing Addicts on facebook for all the info.
German Canadian Cultural Center Dance Social Every Friday the German Canadian Cultural Center (8310 Roper Rd.) holds a Dance Social with a live band and welcomes members and guests to attend. Admission is $5.00 for members and $10.00 for guests and everyone is welcome. The dance goes from 8pm to 12am. Contact: 466-4000 or http://www.gcca.ca/events.htm
Victoria Soccer Club Most Saturday nights you can head to the Victoria Soccer Club (14020 - 142 St.) for dancing to live music. Admission is $7.50 for members and $10.00 for guests (except when the Emeralds are playing). All bands will play from 8:30 pm until 12:30 am. Among the bands are The HiLites, The Emeralds, & The Dominos. Please call 457-3759 or check out www.victoriasoccerclub.com to confirm dates and bands.
Dances for SINGLES
Stony Plain Singles Mission: To provide a friendly social dance once a month for single dancers of all levels. Dances take place at the Stoney Plain Community Centre (5008-51 Ave, Stonly Plain) Dances are on Saturdays and admission is $15 per person. Check out www.stonyplainsingles.ca for dates and details. Or contact Kelly Lang @ 780-621-2582 or email@example.com
Du Soliel Dance Club Saturday scheduled dances for Singles at the Ital-Canadian Center (9111-110 Ave). Doors open 7:30 pm, dance lessons 8 - 9, dancing 9 - 1 am. Tickets are $5 members, $8 non-members. Check www.clubdusoleil.com for further information.
Yellowrose Singles Dance Club (where Couples are Welcome) - Dances are scheduled for the following Saturday's: September 28, October 12, November 9, 23, and 30. 2014 TBA Dances are held at Duggan Community Hall (3728-106 st, Edmonton) Dance to the music of the 50's on up. Jive, 2-Step, Slow Waltz & Oldtime Waltz, Rumba, Tango, and much more. Admission is $15 and includes membership. Doors open at 7pm dance at 8pm to 11:59 p.m. Phone Alan (President) 780-465-3411 for details.