NOTE!! After all the closures and shut downs from Covid 19, Alberta has begun opening up to dance events! The dance groups and clubs listed below are beginning to open up too.
As of end of July 2021, many of those listed below have not yet announced any events. Please contact the group organizers before attending any events.
Details change often right now, so this is the current information I have. If you're concerned a dance may be cancelled, please check out the club's website or facebook page. As of Sept. 4, 2021, face masks must be worn at all dances.
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Edmonton Dance.com A great website for those of you who wish to keep in touch with the Edmonton dance community www.edmontondance.com
Les Amies Dance Club An elegant evening out. Live dance bands playing a standard and latin music program. Large hardwood dance floor. Social dances at St. John's Cultural Centre and dinner dances at the Italian Cultural Centre. Reservations required. Please go to www.lesamies.ca for more information about purchasing dance packages or single dance tickets. 4 events for the 2021/22 dance season. Keep the dates for:
Friday, Oct. 15, 2021 cancelled, Friday, Nov. 26, 2021, Friday, Mar. 11, 2022, & Saturday, May 14, 2022 - Celebrating 100 years!
Boot Scoot'n Boogie Dancehall **VIisit this Dancehall in Fall 2021 in their NEW location (3945 118 Ave NW, Edmonton) This is a venue that bridges the generation gap. The 18-25 year old have several country bars with DJ’d music to go to, the 60 plus generation has a couple of bar options that have live country music and small dance floors. It is the 25-60, that middle age range, that really has no place to go to do some things they are so passionate about, dance, socialize and listen to some good country music, live. Events cater to all ages. They feature a live band and recorded music in between. For details and Band schedule click here or call 587-989-5309
EBDA (Everyone's Ballroom Dance Association) These monthly dances take place on Saturdays from 8:00 p.m. - midnight at the Central Lions Recreation Center (11113-113 St.). These are DJ'd events, with occasional live bands, with a large dance floor. Each night is mixture of all dances. Admission is $12 members, $15 non-members (membership is $3.00) - excluding live events. For further information (780)893-6828 or email email@example.com
Their dances dances are now by INVITATION ONLY - you must NOTE: Dances are held at Duggan Community Hall (3728-106 st, Edmonton) Dance to the music of the 50's on up. 60% Country, Rock & Roll, Waltz, Polka, & Cha Cha. 40% Mixed Music. Admission is $20 members or $25 non-members which includes Membership. Yellowrose Dance ClubRSVP via EMAIL to Alan if you wish to attend. Doors open at 6:45 pm, Lesson 7:15 pm, Dance 8:15- 11:15 pm. Contact Alan Morris (President) 780-465-3411 for details.
Upcoming dates: Sat. Aug. 21st, Sat. Sept. 4th, followed by the 3rd Sat of Oct., Nov., & Dec., 2021
(Singles Welcome but currently must attend in couples. Even though their dances are now paired couples, partner changing is fine for those okay with it.)
Chateau Nova Is the site of two weekly dance events. Sunday Jams on Sundays from 1-5 pm, $10 per person. Bev Monroes Traditional Tuesday Dances are dances with live Country & Western bands - doors 6:30 pm, daancing 8-11 pm , $10 pp at the door. Dances are at the Chateau Nova (13920 Yellowhead Tr) Bar & food service from the hotel available
St. Albert Community League Dances Contact Don @ Sabrina's Dance Instruction.Come out dancing in St. Albert. 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 often a free Dance lesson from 7:30 - 8 pm. Door Prizes and some of the dance lessons provided by firstname.lastname@example.org or call at 780-915-2489 to 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). Dance only tickets are $7.50 per person, late lunch included. Doors at 8 pm. (* Dinner/Dance tickets vary from $25 - $35 per person, with Doors at 6, Dinner at 7 pm.) Contact Gerald @ 780-459-3110 to get your tickets in advance. Or contact Jackie for more details.
Stony Plain Community Dances - The dance floor is wooden and large, and the music is familiar and fun. There is no alcohol served or smoking permitted in the hall. Refreshments are included in the price of admission. What more can you ask for? Dancing is from 8-11pm at the Stony Plain Community Centre. Come and sharpen your dance skills the second Saturday of each month. If you don't use it, you lose it, as they say. The cost will be $10 per person for our regular socials with tickets at the door. Live band socials will be $20 per person. For dates and further information, click here
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!
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. Join West Coast Swing Addicts on Facebook for all the info.
Kingsway Legion Dance Social Friday & Saturday nights the Kingsway Legion (14339 50 St.) holds a Dance Social with a live band and welcomes members and guests to attend. Admission is $5.00 for members & their first guest and $10.00 for all others, including non members - everyone is welcome. The dance goes from 7pm to 11pm. Thursday nights are a Country Jam - 6:30 pm - dancers welcome. Contact: 780-425-8654 or https://kingswaylegion.ca/weekly-entertainment
Classy 50's Plus Social Events Invites members and non members, singles & couples to thier club, whether you'd like to meet new people, socialize, or dance. This group goes out to a variety of local dance events in the Edmonton & area dance community. For further details and dates, contact Wilma 780-938-7278, email@example.com or request to join their closed Facebook Group
Dances for SINGLES
Du Soliel Dance Club Saturday scheduled dances (1 Friday) for Singles at new location- The Dutch Canadian Club, (13312 - 142 St. NW) Edmonton. Doors open 7:30 pm, dance lessons 8 - 9, dancing 9 - 1 am. Tickets are $15 members, $25 membership. Check https://www.facebook.com/clubdusoleiledmonton/ or email firstname.lastname@example.org for further information.
Professional Singles 45+ Club The Professional Singles Club 45+ is a ‘non-profit’ group of adults who socialize with other singles in a comfortable and relaxed atmosphere. “Professional” denotes an attitude towards life rather than a person’s occupation. Activities and functions are planned and organized by volunteers within the Club and are self-supporting. Dances held often at the Victoria Soccer Club. Tickets $10, Non Members $15. The membership year is from April 1 to March 31, and the annual fee is $25.00. For further information on our club events please contact Val at: 780-918-8689 or Email: email@example.com or http://professionalsinglesclub.com
Minus One Club of Edmonton A dance club for seniors 55+ (singles and couples welcome). Effective January 2018 dance will be from 7-11 pm with light lunch included. Live Bands. Members $13, guests $15. 2018 Membership $15. Dances on every 2nd and 4th Saturday of each month. Bellevue Community League Hall (7308 112 Ave NW, Edmonton). For more information click here or call 780-478-6187