Login
CaminoTassajara.com ™

Events

2018 Ju Au Se Oc No De Ja Fe Ma Ap MaJune 2019Ju Au Se Oc No De Ja Fe Ma Ap Ma 2020
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
18

Grand Squares with Lonnie

Ballroom Dance in Ocala

DFW Swing Out Class with Eric and Donna

Scottish Country Dancing with Norma

Swing Dance Lessons at the Hippodrome

Dance Camp International Folk

Salsa with Salsa Mundial

19

Clover Squares in Williston

Irish Dance with Piper

Nia Holistic Movement

Baila Caliente Salsa and Bachata

20

Senior Line Dancing with Andy 2 of 4

Israeli Dance with Tony Arroyo

Gator Salsa Club LA and Casino

DFW Swing Out Class

International Folk Dancing

Swing, Salsa and Argentine Tango with Andy

Bachata Workshop with Ray and Eileen

Salsa and Bachata with Salsa Mundial

21

Teach Me to Dance Weekend Line, Steppin, Swing, Urban Ballroom

UF Argentine Tango Class

22

Teach Me to Dance Weekend Line, Steppin, Swing, Urban Ballroom

Ballroom Dance Party with Ray and Eileen

23

Ecstatic Dance Plus Gong and Potluck - confirm

Nia Holistic Movement

Line Dancing and Swingout Class

Zafire Sunset Salsa and Bachata Social - confirm

West Coast Swing Dance in Ocala

24

New Beginner Series Swing and Hustle with Andy 2 of 4

English Country Dancing

Gator Salsa Club LA and Casino

Argentine Tango with Trista

Israeli Dancing Beginner Series with Andy 2 of 4

Baila Caliente Bachata and Salsa

25

Grand Squares with Lonnie

Ballroom Dancing with Ray and Eileen

DFW Swing Out Class with Eric and Donna

Scottish Country Dancing with Norma

Swing Dance Lessons at the Hippodrome

Dance Camp International Folk

Salsa with Salsa Mundial

26

Clover Squares in Williston

Irish Dance with Piper

Nia Holistic Movement with Sarit

Baila Caliente Salsa and Bachata

27

Senior Line Dancing with Andy 3 of 4

Israeli Dance with Tony Arroyo

Gator Salsa Club LA and Casino

DFW Swing Out Class

International Folk Dancing

Swing, Salsa and Argentine Tango with Andy

Salsa and Bachata with Salsa Mundial

28

Dancing Through the Decades - benefit for Dance352

UF Argentine Tango Class

29

Summer Fling Folk Dancing

30

Waltz Weekend with Richard Powers - Advanced Registration

Nia Holistic Movement with Sarit

Line Dancing and Swingout Class

West Coast Swing Dance in Ocala

Ecstatic Dance Plus Gong and Potluck - confirm

1

New Beginner Series Swing and Hustle with Andy 3 of 4

Israeli Dancing Beginner Series with Andy 3 of 4

2

Ballroom Dance in Ocala

Swing Dance Lessons at the Hippodrome

3

Clover Squares in Williston

4

Senior Line Dancing with Andy 4 of 4

5

UF Argentine Tango Class

6
2018 Au Se Oc No De Ja Fe Ma Ap Ma JuJuly 2019Au Se Oc No De Ja Fe Ma Ap Ma Ju 2020
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
7
8

New Beginner Series Swing and Hustle with Andy 4 of 4

Israeli Dancing Beginner Series with Andy 4 of 4

9

Swing Dance Lessons at the Hippodrome

10

Clover Squares in Williston

West Coast Swing Class and Dance Social

11
12

UF Argentine Tango Class

13
14
15
16

Swing Dance Lessons at the Hippodrome

17

Clover Squares in Williston

West Coast Swing Class and Dance Social

18
19

UF Argentine Tango Class

20
21
22
23

Swing Dance Lessons at the Hippodrome

24

Clover Squares in Williston

West Coast Swing Class and Dance Social

25
26

UF Argentine Tango Class

27
28
29
30

Swing Dance Lessons at the Hippodrome

31

Clover Squares in Williston

West Coast Swing Class and Dance Social

1
2
3
2018 Se Oc No De Ja Fe Ma Ap Ma Ju JuAugust 2019Se Oc No De Ja Fe Ma Ap Ma Ju Ju 2020
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
4
5
6

Swing Dance Lessons at the Hippodrome

1st Saturday West Coast Swing Dance Social

7
8
9
10
2018 Oc No De Ja Fe Ma Ap Ma Ju Ju AuSeptember 2019Oc No De Ja Fe Ma Ap Ma Ju Ju Au 2020
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1
2
3
4
5
6

First Fridays Social Dance Party

7

Flamenco Workshop with Vanessa Cerallo

2018 No De Ja Fe Ma Ap Ma Ju Ju Au SeOctober 2019No De Ja Fe Ma Ap Ma Ju Ju Au Se 2020
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
29
30
1
2
3
4
5

Waltz Weekend with Richard Powers

2019 Ma Ap Ma Ju Ju Au Se Oc No De JaFebruary 2020Ma Ap Ma Ju Ju Au Se Oc No De Ja 2021
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
2
3
4
5

Ballroom Dance in Ocala with Mark Traynor

Grand Squares with Lonnie Tue 6/18 Gainesville Grand Square
Ballroom Dance in Ocala Tue 6/18 Ocala USA Dance Oc
DFW Swing Out Class with Eric and Donna Tue 6/18 Gainesville TexasSwing
Scottish Country Dancing with Norma Tue 6/18 Gainesville Scottish
Swing Dance Lessons at the Hippodrome Tue 6/18 Gainesville UF Swing Dan
Dance Camp International Folk Tue 6/18 Gainesville DC
Salsa with Salsa Mundial Tue 6/18 Gainesville Mundial
Clover Squares in Williston Wed 6/19 Williston Grand Square
Irish Dance with Piper Wed 6/19 Gainesville Inisheer Iri
Nia Holistic Movement Wed 6/19 Gainesville Nia Holistic
Baila Caliente Salsa and Bachata Wed 6/19 Gainesville Baila Calien
Senior Line Dancing with Andy 2 of 4 Thu 6/20 Gainesville GDA
Israeli Dance with Tony Arroyo Thu 6/20 Gainesville KolSimcha
Gator Salsa Club LA and Casino Thu 6/20 Gainesville GSC
DFW Swing Out Class Thu 6/20 Gainesville TexasSwing
International Folk Dancing Thu 6/20 Gainesville GIFD
Swing, Salsa and Argentine Tango with Andy Thu 6/20 Gainesville SwingDance
Bachata Workshop with Ray and Eileen Thu 6/20 Gainesville ParrisDanc
Salsa and Bachata with Salsa Mundial Thu 6/20 Gainesville Mundial
Teach Me to Dance Weekend Line, Steppin, Swing, Urban Ballroom Fri 6/21 Gainesville Smooth Flava
UF Argentine Tango Class Fri 6/21 Gainesville UF Argentine
Teach Me to Dance Weekend Line, Steppin, Swing, Urban Ballroom Sat 6/22 Gainesville Smooth Flava
Ballroom Dance Party with Ray and Eileen Sat 6/22 Gainesville ParrisDanc
Ecstatic Dance Plus Gong and Potluck - confirm Sun 6/23 Gainesville Aurora Heali
Nia Holistic Movement Sun 6/23 Gainesville Nia Holistic
Line Dancing and Swingout Class Sun 6/23 Gainesville Smooth Flava
Zafire Sunset Salsa and Bachata Social - confirm Sun 6/23 Gainesville Mundial
West Coast Swing Dance in Ocala Sun 6/23 Ocala Ocala Dance
New Beginner Series Swing and Hustle with Andy 2 of 4 Mon 6/24 Gainesville SwingDance
English Country Dancing Mon 6/24 Gainesville ECD
Gator Salsa Club LA and Casino Mon 6/24 Gainesville GSC
Argentine Tango with Trista Mon 6/24 Gainesville GTE
Israeli Dancing Beginner Series with Andy 2 of 4 Mon 6/24 Gainesville IDanceAW
Baila Caliente Bachata and Salsa Mon 6/24 Gainesville Baila Calien
Grand Squares with Lonnie Tue 6/25 Gainesville Grand Square
Ballroom Dancing with Ray and Eileen Tue 6/25 Gainesville ParrisDanc
DFW Swing Out Class with Eric and Donna Tue 6/25 Gainesville TexasSwing
Scottish Country Dancing with Norma Tue 6/25 Gainesville Scottish
Swing Dance Lessons at the Hippodrome Tue 6/25 Gainesville UF Swing Dan
Dance Camp International Folk Tue 6/25 Gainesville DC
Salsa with Salsa Mundial Tue 6/25 Gainesville Mundial
Clover Squares in Williston Wed 6/26 Williston Grand Square
Irish Dance with Piper Wed 6/26 Gainesville Inisheer Iri
Nia Holistic Movement with Sarit Wed 6/26 Gainesville Nia Holistic
Baila Caliente Salsa and Bachata Wed 6/26 Gainesville Baila Calien
Senior Line Dancing with Andy 3 of 4 Thu 6/27 Gainesville GDA
Israeli Dance with Tony Arroyo Thu 6/27 Gainesville KolSimcha
Gator Salsa Club LA and Casino Thu 6/27 Gainesville GSC
DFW Swing Out Class Thu 6/27 Gainesville TexasSwing
International Folk Dancing Thu 6/27 Gainesville GIFD
Swing, Salsa and Argentine Tango with Andy Thu 6/27 Gainesville SwingDance
Salsa and Bachata with Salsa Mundial Thu 6/27 Gainesville Mundial
Dancing Through the Decades - benefit for Dance352 Fri 6/28 Gainseville Dance 352
UF Argentine Tango Class Fri 6/28 Gainesville UF Argentine
Summer Fling Folk Dancing Sat 6/29 Gainesville GIFD
Waltz Weekend with Richard Powers - Advanced Registration Sun 6/30 Gainesville GODS
Nia Holistic Movement with Sarit Sun 6/30 Gainesville Nia Holistic
Line Dancing and Swingout Class Sun 6/30 Gainesville Smooth Flava
West Coast Swing Dance in Ocala Sun 6/30 Ocala Ocala Dance
Ecstatic Dance Plus Gong and Potluck - confirm Sun 6/30 Gainesville Aurora Heali
New Beginner Series Swing and Hustle with Andy 3 of 4 Mon 7/01 Gainesville SwingDance
Israeli Dancing Beginner Series with Andy 3 of 4 Mon 7/01 Gainesville IDanceAW
Ballroom Dance in Ocala Tue 7/02 Ocala USA Dance Oc
Swing Dance Lessons at the Hippodrome Tue 7/02 Gainesville UF Swing Dan
Clover Squares in Williston Wed 7/03 Williston Grand Square
Senior Line Dancing with Andy 4 of 4 Thu 7/04 Gainesville GDA
UF Argentine Tango Class Fri 7/05 Gainesville UF Argentine
New Beginner Series Swing and Hustle with Andy 4 of 4 Mon 7/08 Gainesville SwingDance
Israeli Dancing Beginner Series with Andy 4 of 4 Mon 7/08 Gainesville IDanceAW
Swing Dance Lessons at the Hippodrome Tue 7/09 Gainesville UF Swing Dan
Clover Squares in Williston Wed 7/10 Williston Grand Square
West Coast Swing Class and Dance Social Wed 7/10 Gainesville WCSJA
UF Argentine Tango Class Fri 7/12 Gainesville UF Argentine
Swing Dance Lessons at the Hippodrome Tue 7/16 Gainesville UF Swing Dan
Clover Squares in Williston Wed 7/17 Williston Grand Square
West Coast Swing Class and Dance Social Wed 7/17 Gainesville WCSJA
UF Argentine Tango Class Fri 7/19 Gainesville UF Argentine
Swing Dance Lessons at the Hippodrome Tue 7/23 Gainesville UF Swing Dan
Clover Squares in Williston Wed 7/24 Williston Grand Square
West Coast Swing Class and Dance Social Wed 7/24 Gainesville WCSJA
UF Argentine Tango Class Fri 7/26 Gainesville UF Argentine
Swing Dance Lessons at the Hippodrome Tue 7/30 Gainesville UF Swing Dan
Clover Squares in Williston Wed 7/31 Williston Grand Square
West Coast Swing Class and Dance Social Wed 7/31 Gainesville WCSJA
Swing Dance Lessons at the Hippodrome Tue 8/06 Gainesville UF Swing Dan
1st Saturday West Coast Swing Dance Social Tue 8/06 Gainesville WCSJA
First Fridays Social Dance Party Fri 9/06 Gainesville Smooth Flava
Flamenco Workshop with Vanessa Cerallo Sat 9/07 Gainesville Belly Dance
Waltz Weekend with Richard Powers Sat 10/05 Gainesville GODS
Ballroom Dance in Ocala with Mark Traynor Wed 2/05/20 Belleview USA Dance Oc

2019


June 2019


Tuesday 18 June 2019

Grand Squares with Lonnie

Tue 6/18, 6:15-9 pm. Western Style Square Dancing. Westside Park, 1001 NW 34 Street, Gainesville. Susie Beachy, 352-283-1296. $5. Grand Squares - [email][events]

Ballroom Dance in Ocala

Tue 6/18, 7-10 pm. 7:00 pm Lesson 7:30 Dancing DJ Josh Angel. Crystal Ballroom Ocala, 25 E Silver Springs Blvd, Ocala, 34470. Ken Uggie Wardd, 407-757-2975. $10 members, $12 non-members. USA Dance Ocala - [website][events]

DFW Swing Out Class with Eric and Donna

Tue 6/18, 7-8:30 pm. Dallas Fort Worth Swing Out class. Learn Texas swing, a smooth style of swing dancing. Wilhelmina Johnson Center, 321 NW 10 Street, Gainesville, 32601. Eric Fisher. 5. Swing N Motion with Eric and Donna - [email][events]

Scottish Country Dancing with Norma

Tue 6/18, 7-9 pm. At Norma Wilson's place, Gainesville. Norma Wilson. Gainesville Scottish Country Dancers - [email][events]

Swing Dance Lessons at the Hippodrome

Tue 6/18, 7. Every Tuesday, until Aug 6 Swing Dance Lessons at the Hippodrome Theatre. Join us at the Hipp Lower Level for swing dancing lessons taught by the Florida Swing Dancing Club! Classes are every Tuesday at 7 p.m. and only cost $5. Throughout the summer, we will be exploring concepts that are fundamental to Lindy Hop - such as pulse, rhythm, and connection - so that you can take your dancing to the next level. No previous experience or dance partner required for any of the lessons. Hippodrome Theatre, 25 SE 2 Place, Gainesville, 32601. UF Swing Dance Club - [email][events]

Dance Camp International Folk

Tue 6/18, 7:30-9:30 pm. More advanced ethnic dance. Beginners welcome. Rosa B Williams Dance Center, 524 NW 1 Street, Gainesville, 32601. Margaret Tolbert. $5. Dance Camp - [email][events]

Salsa with Salsa Mundial

Tue 6/18, 7:30-9:40 pm. Salsa Class: Tuesday 7:30-8:30 pm Tuesday 8:40-9:40 pm. 3501 SW 2 Ave, Suite G, Gainesville. Jose, 888-616-4786. $10 for 1 hour, $20 for 2 hours per night. Discounts for students and packages. Salsa Mundial - [email][events]


Wednesday 19 June 2019

Clover Squares in Williston

Wed 6/19, 2-4 pm. Western Style Square Dancing with Clover Squares, a square dance club of Levy County. We have a workshop class from 4-5 if we have new students interested. First United Methodist Church, Fellowship Hall, 213 W Noble Avenue, Williston, 32696. Susie Moon, 352-283-1296. Grand Squares - [website][email][events]

Irish Dance with Piper

Wed 6/19, 5:30-8:30 pm. Rosa B Williams Dance Center, 524 NW 1 Street, Gainesville, 32601. Piper Call, 352-327-1090. Inisheer Irish Dance Company - [email][events]

Nia Holistic Movement

Wed 6/19, 6-7 pm. Nia's philosophy is: Through Movement We Find Health. Nia fitness is based on the idea that exercise should feel good inside and out. Nia is a cardio dance group fitness class that incorporates martial arts, dance arts and healing arts. As an ongoing practice, Nia promotes mindfulness, holistic fitness and well-being. Nia empowers people of all shapes and sizes to connect to their body, mind, emotions and spirit by paying attention to sensation. This one-hour class is perfect for all levels of experience and fitness. Parking is available at the back of the building Wear comfortable movement clothes. Bring a bottle of water. You are encouraged to be practice Nia barefoot. First class is free. Come with a friend: both of you enjoy a free class. Visionary Athletes, 716 N Main Street, Gainesville, 32601. Sarit Sela, 605-796-9956. $10. Nia Holistic Dance with Sarit Sela - [email][events]

Baila Caliente Salsa and Bachata

Wed 6/19, 8-10 pm. 8 pm - 9 pm Salsa. 9 pm - 10 pm Bachata. Studio C, 1925 NW 2 Street, Gainesville, 32601. Baila Caliente, 352-871-7244. Baila Caliente - [email][events]


Thursday 20 June 2019

Senior Line Dancing with Andy 2 of 4

Thu 6/20, 12-1 pm. 12 to 12:30 Newcomers. 12:30 to 1:00 Regulars. Everyone is encouraged to come for the whole time. The first half-hour caters to newcomers and the second half-hour caters to the regulars. Have fun line dancing to a wide variety of music. Register via Santa Fe College Community Education, under Seniors. Senior Recreation Center, 5701 NW 34 Street, Gainesville, 32605. Andrew Weitzen, 352-327-3672. Gainesville Dance Association - [website][email][events]

Israeli Dance with Tony Arroyo

Thu 6/20, 6-8:30 pm. 6:00-6:45 pm Beginners 6:45-7:30 pm Intermediate 7:30-8:30 pm Open Dance. Kol Simcha Messianic Congregation, 5020 NW 23rd Ave, Gainesville, 32606. Tony Arroyo, 352-372-4574. Free. Kol Simcha Messianic Congregation - [website][email][events]

Gator Salsa Club LA and Casino

Thu 6/20, 6:30. Gator Salsa Club is back for the Summer. We teach FREE classes in LA and Casino style salsa as well as Bachata. All levels of dancers are welcome, even if you've never set foot on the dance floor. So bring your friends and some water because all are welcome! You are not required to sign up or bring a partner. GENERAL WEEKLY SCHEDULE: Monday: 6:30 PM - Social dancing, Q&A with instructors and test-ins for class levels 6:50 PM - Casino style salsa 8:15 PM - LA style salsa 9:15 PM - Social dancing Location: Ben Hill Griffin Stadium, between gates 3 & 4 (North-West side of the Stadium, past the Heisman statues). Thursday: 6:30 PM - Social dancing, Q&A with instructors and test-ins for class levels 6:50 PM - Bachata 8:15 PM - LA style salsa 9:15 PM - Social dancing Location: Ben Hill Griffin Stadium, between gates 3 & 4 (North-West side of the Stadium, past the Heisman statues). Dress comfortably. Avoid flip flops and shoes without heel support. Ben Hill Griffin Stadium, UF Campus, Gainesville, 32601. Gator Salsa Club. Free. Gator Salsa Club - [email][events]

DFW Swing Out Class

Thu 6/20, 7-8:30 pm. DFW Swingout is a partner, six-count dance of the Swing family, and a child of Lindy Hop. We learn using the Smooth Flava Dance method of instruction. Join us on Thursdays as we practice the basics and learn advance moves. Reichert House, 1704 SE 2 Avenue, Gainesville, 32641. Swing N Motion with Eric and Donna - [email][events]

International Folk Dancing

Thu 6/20, 7-10 pm. Rosa B Williams Dance Center, 524 NW 1 Street, Gainesville. Julieta, 352-281-0428. $6. Gainesville International Folk Dancers - [email][events]

Swing, Salsa and Argentine Tango with Andy

Thu 6/20, 7-10 pm. 7:00 pm Swing 8:00 pm Salsa 9:00 pm Argentine Tango Couples friendly, you rotate as much as you want or not at all. Singles friendly, no partner needed. $10 per night per person, or $5 student If financial considerations are keeping you from dancing, contact me. Congregation B'nai Israel, around the left side in the social hall, 3830 NW 16 Blvd, Gainesville, 32605. Andrew Weitzen, 352-327-3672. Swing Dance Gainesville - [email][events]

Bachata Workshop with Ray and Eileen

Thu 6/20, 7:30-8:45 pm. Join us for a fun time learning some cools moves in Bachata. Singles or couples are welcome. Cost is $15/person, $12/college student. Rena's Ballroom, 720 NW 23 Ave, Gainesville. Eileen Paris. Ballroom Dancing with Parris Dance - [email][events]

Salsa and Bachata with Salsa Mundial

Thu 6/20, 7:30-9:30 pm. Salsa Class: Thursday 7:30-8:30 pm Bachata Class: Thursday 8:30-9:30 pm. 3501 SW 2 Ave, Suite G, Gainesville. Jose, 888-616-4786. $10 for 1 hour, $20 for 2 hours per night. Discounts for students and packages. Salsa Mundial - [email][events]


Friday 21 June 2019

Teach Me to Dance Weekend Line, Steppin, Swing, Urban Ballroom

Fri 6/21 to Sat 6/22. Meet and Greet Friday June 21 7 pm to 1 am Senior Recreation Center of Gainesville 5701 NW 34 Blvd Attire: Casual-Rep your city and group 7:45 pm BLSSD Future performance 9:00 pm Teach Me to Dance demonstrations 7:00 pm to 11:00 pm BLSSD Future's Fun Room for kids, free of charge. Parents must attend fundraising event for child to attend. Adult Workshops Saturday June 22 9 am to 2 pm Reitz Union Hotel, University of Florida BLSSD Future Youth Workshops Saturday June 22 9 am to 1 pm Reitz Union Hotel, University of Florida Main Event Party - Let's Dance Saturday June 22 7 pm to 1 am Reitz Union Hotel, University of Florida Attire: Dress to Impress, no tennis shoes please 8:15 pm Dinner is served 9:45 pm Dance Showcase Please support the 3rd Annual Teach Me To Dance Youth Fundraising Event. Please join them on the dance floor and purchase your $65 All Access Pass includes Friday night Meet and Greet Dance P ... Gainesville. Wanda Lloyd. Smooth Flava Dance - [more][website][events]

UF Argentine Tango Class

Fri 6/21, 6:15-8:15 pm. Want to learn tango or brush up on your skills? Come join the UF Argentine Tango Club for a free all-level tango class! Feel free to join even if you've never danced tango before. Where: Dance Studio A, located in the basement of the Reitz Union. Teacher: Trista Brophy What to wear: Bring a thick pair of socks to dance in. If you own a pair of salsa shoes or jazz/ballet flats, those work great too. Fancy shoes are not necessary. Feel free to invite your friends on FB. *Parking is free & open after 4:30 PM. It costs $2 to park at the Reitz union garage from 3:45-4:30pm, then it is free for the rest of the time. Reitz Union, Dance Studio A, UF Campus, Gainesville. Free. UF Argentine Tango Club - [email][events]


Saturday 22 June 2019

Teach Me to Dance Weekend Line, Steppin, Swing, Urban Ballroom

Sat 6/22. Meet and Greet Friday June 21 7 pm to 1 am Senior Recreation Center of Gainesville 5701 NW 34 Blvd Attire: Casual-Rep your city and group 7:45 pm BLSSD Future performance 9:00 pm Teach Me to Dance demonstrations 7:00 pm to 11:00 pm BLSSD Future's Fun Room for kids, free of charge. Parents must attend fundraising event for child to attend. Adult Workshops Saturday June 22 9 am to 2 pm Reitz Union Hotel, University of Florida BLSSD Future Youth Workshops Saturday June 22 9 am to 1 pm Reitz Union Hotel, University of Florida Main Event Party - Let's Dance Saturday June 22 7 pm to 1 am Reitz Union Hotel, University of Florida Attire: Dress to Impress, no tennis shoes please 8:15 pm Dinner is served 9:45 pm Dance Showcase Please support the 3rd Annual Teach Me To Dance Youth Fundraising Event. Please join them on the dance floor and purchase your $65 All Access Pass includes Friday night Meet and Greet Dance P ... Gainesville. Wanda Lloyd. Smooth Flava Dance - [more][website][events]

Ballroom Dance Party with Ray and Eileen

Sat 6/22, 7:30-10:30 pm. Great mix of ballroom, Latin, swing, and country music. Light refreshments. Rena's Ballroom, 720 NW 23 Ave, Gainesville, 32608. Eileen Parris, 352-331-2742. $15 per person, $25 per couple, $12 for Parris Dance students, or $8 college student. Ballroom Dancing with Parris Dance - [website][email][events]


Sunday 23 June 2019

Ecstatic Dance Plus Gong and Potluck - confirm

Sun 6/23, 11. Warm up beginning at 10:30 am. Sweat your prayers at Dance Church. Let love be your religion and move with us in that spirit, every other Sunday morning. What a way to start your day, with movement, good vibrations, awesome community of people who are here to be authentic and real and have fun. Ecstatic Dance is a magical time and place in sacred space to completely let go and be yourself. Listen to your intuition. Let your body and breath, be your guide. Let the music move you. Join us in this free-form movement. Lead yourself through a diverse mix of music from different genres, eras and places around the world. Follow your heart to get in the flow and find yourself in the dance. - 90 minutes of 5-rhythms style ecstatic dance. - Culminate the dance by relaxing in a gong bath. - Followed by a delectable vegan potluck. - This is a substance free event - Get in an altered state completely naturally This dance ha ... Aurora Healing Arts, 109 SE 4 Ave, Gainesville, 32601. 352-562-9919. Aurora Healing Arts - [more][email][events]

Nia Holistic Movement

Sun 6/23, 11-12 am. Nia's philosophy is: Through Movement We Find Health. Nia fitness is based on the idea that exercise should feel good inside and out. Nia is a cardio dance group fitness class that incorporates martial arts, dance arts and healing arts. As an ongoing practice, Nia promotes mindfulness, holistic fitness and well-being. Nia empowers people of all shapes and sizes to connect to their body, mind, emotions and spirit by paying attention to sensation. This one-hour class is perfect for all levels of experience and fitness. Parking is available at the back of the building Wear comfortable movement clothes. Bring a bottle of water. You are encouraged to be practice Nia barefoot. First class is free. Come with a friend: both of you enjoy a free class. Visionary Athletes, 716 N Main Street, Gainesville, 32601. Sarit Sela, 605-796-9956. $10. Nia Holistic Dance with Sarit Sela - [email][events]

Line Dancing and Swingout Class

Sun 6/23, 5-8 pm. Reichert House, 1704 SE 2 Ave, Gainesville, 32641. Wanda Lloyd. Smooth Flava Dance - [website][events]

Zafire Sunset Salsa and Bachata Social - confirm

Sun 6/23, 5-10 pm. Zafire ladies Gainesville will be hosting their monthly social. Finish off your relaxing weekend by coming out to our Sunday Sunset social. It will kick off with an amazing On2 salsa shine class with Lisbeth Guz and social dancing till 10pm. We will have two separate rooms so you do not have to wait for that salsa song or that sexy bachata song you love. We hope to see you all awesome Salseros and Bachateros at this amazing event. Please feel more than welcome to bring your family and friends. Workshop: 5:00pm - 6:00pm: On2 Salsa Shine – Lisbeth Guz Social dancing to follow immediately from 6:00pm – 10:00pm 2 ROOMS: SALSA AND BACHATA Music by: DJ Rubixx from Orlando & DJ Brown Sugar from Gator Salsa Cost: Sunset Social – Student (ID Required) $5 Regular Admission $8 Workshop – Student (ID Required) $8 Regular Admission $10 Sunset Social & Workshop – Student (ID Requi ... Gainesville Dance and Yoga, 1501 NW 16 Avenue, Gainesville, 32605. Salsa Mundial - [more][website][events]

West Coast Swing Dance in Ocala

Sun 6/23, 5:30-8:30 pm. Join us this Sunday for our usual Sunday Class and Dance. Paul Fairbanks, our regular instructor will be teaching once again in Ocala. Build a solid foundation gaining more knowledge of West Coast Swing concepts and patterns at our West Coast Swing Group class. Stay and practice at our usual social dance, which continues until everyone is done dancing. The more you dance, the better you get. Dancing is fun. No Partner needed, casual attire, flat or low heeled shoes for ladies is best for this dance. Beginner Class 5:30 PM Group Class 6:00 PM Social Dance 7:00 PM Join us afterwards for even more fabulous fun. Afterwards, we usually go nearby to Logan’s Roadhouse, where we hang out and eat and drink a little something, talk more about dancing and other stuff. Admission for lesson and dance is $10. PM Respiratory, 3306 SW 26 Ave, Suite 402, Ocala. Carol Smith, 352-361-9202. Ocala West Coast Swing - [events]


Monday 24 June 2019

New Beginner Series Swing and Hustle with Andy 2 of 4

Mon 6/24, 5:30. 5:30 pm Swing 6:30 pm Waltz 7:30 pm Israeli Couples friendly, you rotate as much as you want or not at all. Singles friendly, no partner needed. $60 for the four week beginner series, or $10 per night per person for experienced dancers, or $5 student, or $40 per family for Israeli dancing beginner series only, or $5 per family for experienced Israeli dancers, or Free for students for Israeli dancing only If financial considerations are keeping you from dancing, contact me. Congregation B'nai Israel, around the left side in the social hall, 3830 NW 16 Blvd, Gainesville, 32605. Andrew Weitzen, 352-327-3672. Swing Dance Gainesville - [email][events]

English Country Dancing

Mon 6/24, 6:30-9:30 pm. Doors open at 6:30. 6:50 lesson. Dancing starts at 7. English Country Dancing called by Randy Thorp. Bring light refreshments if you like. United Church of Gainesville, 1624 NW 5 Avenue, Gainesville, 32603. Annette Merritt, 352-246-4659. $5, $3 Students. English Country Dancing with Randy and Annette - [email][events]

Gator Salsa Club LA and Casino

Mon 6/24, 6:30. Gator Salsa Club is back for the Summer! We teach FREE classes in LA and Casino style salsa as well as Bachata! All levels of dancers are welcome, even if you've never set foot on the dance floor. So bring your friends and some water because all are welcome! You are not required to sign up or bring a partner. GENERAL WEEKLY SCHEDULE: Monday: 6:30 PM - Social dancing, Q&A with instructors and test-ins for class levels 6:50 PM - Casino style salsa 8:15 PM - LA style salsa 9:15 PM - Social dancing Location: Ben Hill Griffin Stadium, between gates 3 & 4 (North-West side of the Stadium, past the Heisman statues). Thursday: 6:30 PM - Social dancing, Q&A with instructors and test-ins for class levels 6:50 PM - Bachata 8:15 PM - LA style salsa 9:15 PM - Social dancing Location: Ben Hill Griffin Stadium, between gates 3 & 4 (North-West side of the Stadium, past the Heisman statues). Dress comfortably. Avoid flip flops and shoes without heel support. Ben Hill Griffin Stadium, UF Campus, Gainesville, 32601. Gator Salsa Club. Free. Gator Salsa Club - [email][events]

Argentine Tango with Trista

Mon 6/24, 7-10 pm. There is an all-levels class with rotating topics held from 7-8 pm. The Monday Milonga runs 8 pm to 10 pm and is open to the community. We play Traditional Tango Music played in 3 song tandas. DJ Trista Brophy Light snacks provided. Please bring your own water bottle to refill. Milonga is $5. Class is $10, $5 for students. Rena's Ballroom, 720 NW 23 Avenue, Gainesville, 32609. Trista, 862-208-2646. Gainesville Tango Exchange - [website][email][events]

Israeli Dancing Beginner Series with Andy 2 of 4

Mon 6/24, 7:30-9:30 pm. Have fun doing beautiful Israeli folk dances to great music, while learning how to dance. The best exercise for your mind, body and soul. All ages. No experience needed. 7:30 pm Israeli Dancing Beginner Series 4 Weeks 8:30 pm Regular Israeli Dancing $40 family for 4 Week Beginner Series, or $20 for 4 Week Beginner Series for B'nai Israel members, or $5 per night for experienced dancers per family, or Free for college aged and under. Congregation B'nai Israel, around the left side, 3830 NW 16 Blvd, Gainesville, 32605. Andrew Weitzen, 352-327-3672. Israeli Dance with Andrew Weitzen - [website][email][events]

Baila Caliente Bachata and Salsa

Mon 6/24, 8-10 pm. 8 pm - 9 pm Bachata. 9 pm - 10 pm Salsa. Studio C, 1925 NW 2 Street, Gainesville, 32601. Baila Caliente, 352-871-7244. Baila Caliente - [email][events]


Tuesday 25 June 2019

Grand Squares with Lonnie

Tue 6/25, 6:15-9 pm. Western Style Square Dancing. Westside Park, 1001 NW 34 Street, Gainesville. Susie Beachy, 352-283-1296. $5. Grand Squares - [email][events]

Ballroom Dancing with Ray and Eileen

Tue 6/25, 7-9:30 pm. Ballroom dance lesson followed by open dancing. Beginners and experienced dancers welcome. Different dance each week. Rena's Ballroom, 720 NW 23 Ave, Gainesville. Eileen Paris. Ballroom Dancing with Parris Dance - [email][events]

DFW Swing Out Class with Eric and Donna

Tue 6/25, 7-8:30 pm. Dallas Fort Worth Swing Out class. Learn Texas swing, a smooth style of swing dancing. Wilhelmina Johnson Center, 321 NW 10 Street, Gainesville, 32601. Eric Fisher. 5. Swing N Motion with Eric and Donna - [email][events]

Scottish Country Dancing with Norma

Tue 6/25, 7-9 pm. At Norma Wilson's place, Gainesville. Norma Wilson. Gainesville Scottish Country Dancers - [email][events]

Swing Dance Lessons at the Hippodrome

Tue 6/25, 7. Every Tuesday, until Aug 6 Swing Dance Lessons at the Hippodrome Theatre. Join us at the Hipp Lower Level for swing dancing lessons taught by the Florida Swing Dancing Club! Classes are every Tuesday at 7 p.m. and only cost $5. Throughout the summer, we will be exploring concepts that are fundamental to Lindy Hop - such as pulse, rhythm, and connection - so that you can take your dancing to the next level. No previous experience or dance partner required for any of the lessons. Hippodrome Theatre, 25 SE 2 Place, Gainesville, 32601. UF Swing Dance Club - [email][events]

Dance Camp International Folk

Tue 6/25, 7:30-9:30 pm. More advanced ethnic dance. Beginners welcome. Rosa B Williams Dance Center, 524 NW 1 Street, Gainesville, 32601. Margaret Tolbert. $5. Dance Camp - [email][events]

Salsa with Salsa Mundial

Tue 6/25, 7:30-9:40 pm. Salsa Class: Tuesday 7:30-8:30 pm Tuesday 8:40-9:40 pm. 3501 SW 2 Ave, Suite G, Gainesville. Jose, 888-616-4786. $10 for 1 hour, $20 for 2 hours per night. Discounts for students and packages. Salsa Mundial - [email][events]


Wednesday 26 June 2019

Clover Squares in Williston

Wed 6/26, 2-4 pm. Western Style Square Dancing with Clover Squares, a square dance club of Levy County. We have a workshop class from 4-5 if we have new students interested. First United Methodist Church, Fellowship Hall, 213 W Noble Avenue, Williston, 32696. Susie Moon, 352-283-1296. Grand Squares - [website][email][events]

Irish Dance with Piper

Wed 6/26, 5:30-8:30 pm. Rosa B Williams Dance Center, 524 NW 1 Street, Gainesville, 32601. Piper Call, 352-327-1090. Inisheer Irish Dance Company - [email][events]

Nia Holistic Movement with Sarit

Wed 6/26, 6-7 pm. Nia's philosophy is: Through Movement We Find Health. Nia fitness is based on the idea that exercise should feel good inside and out. Nia is a cardio dance group fitness class that incorporates martial arts, dance arts and healing arts. As an ongoing practice, Nia promotes mindfulness, holistic fitness and well-being. Nia empowers people of all shapes and sizes to connect to their body, mind, emotions and spirit by paying attention to sensation. This one-hour class is perfect for all levels of experience and fitness. Parking is available at the back of the building Wear comfortable movement clothes. Bring a bottle of water. You are encouraged to be practice Nia barefoot. First class is free. Come with a friend: both of you enjoy a free class. Visionary Athletes, 716 N Main Street, Gainesville, 32601. Sarit Sela, 605-796-9956. $10. Nia Holistic Dance with Sarit Sela - [email][events]

Baila Caliente Salsa and Bachata

Wed 6/26, 8-10 pm. 8 pm - 9 pm Salsa. 9 pm - 10 pm Bachata. Studio C, 1925 NW 2 Street, Gainesville, 32601. Baila Caliente, 352-871-7244. Baila Caliente - [email][events]


Thursday 27 June 2019

Senior Line Dancing with Andy 3 of 4

Thu 6/27, 12-1 pm. 12 to 12:30 Newcomers. 12:30 to 1:00 Regulars. Everyone is encouraged to come for the whole time. The first half-hour caters to newcomers and the second half-hour caters to the regulars. Have fun line dancing to a wide variety of music. Register via Santa Fe College Community Education, under Seniors. Senior Recreation Center, 5701 NW 34 Street, Gainesville, 32605. Andrew Weitzen, 352-327-3672. Gainesville Dance Association - [website][email][events]

Israeli Dance with Tony Arroyo

Thu 6/27, 6-8:30 pm. 6:00-6:45 pm Beginners 6:45-7:30 pm Intermediate 7:30-8:30 pm Open Dance. Kol Simcha Messianic Congregation, 5020 NW 23rd Ave, Gainesville, 32606. Tony Arroyo, 352-372-4574. Free. Kol Simcha Messianic Congregation - [website][email][events]

Gator Salsa Club LA and Casino

Thu 6/27, 6:30. Gator Salsa Club is back for the Summer. We teach FREE classes in LA and Casino style salsa as well as Bachata. All levels of dancers are welcome, even if you've never set foot on the dance floor. So bring your friends and some water because all are welcome! You are not required to sign up or bring a partner. GENERAL WEEKLY SCHEDULE: Monday: 6:30 PM - Social dancing, Q&A with instructors and test-ins for class levels 6:50 PM - Casino style salsa 8:15 PM - LA style salsa 9:15 PM - Social dancing Location: Ben Hill Griffin Stadium, between gates 3 & 4 (North-West side of the Stadium, past the Heisman statues). Thursday: 6:30 PM - Social dancing, Q&A with instructors and test-ins for class levels 6:50 PM - Bachata 8:15 PM - LA style salsa 9:15 PM - Social dancing Location: Ben Hill Griffin Stadium, between gates 3 & 4 (North-West side of the Stadium, past the Heisman statues). Dress comfortably. Avoid flip flops and shoes without heel support. Ben Hill Griffin Stadium, UF Campus, Gainesville, 32601. Gator Salsa Club. Free. Gator Salsa Club - [email][events]

DFW Swing Out Class

Thu 6/27, 7-8:30 pm. DFW Swingout is a partner, six-count dance of the Swing family, and a child of Lindy Hop. We learn using the Smooth Flava Dance method of instruction. Join us on Thursdays as we practice the basics and learn advance moves. Reichert House, 1704 SE 2 Avenue, Gainesville, 32641. Swing N Motion with Eric and Donna - [email][events]

International Folk Dancing

Thu 6/27, 7-10 pm. Rosa B Williams Dance Center, 524 NW 1 Street, Gainesville. Julieta, 352-281-0428. $6. Gainesville International Folk Dancers - [email][events]

Swing, Salsa and Argentine Tango with Andy

Thu 6/27, 7-10 pm. 7:00 pm Swing 8:00 pm Salsa 9:00 pm Argentine Tango Couples friendly, you rotate as much as you want or not at all. Singles friendly, no partner needed. $10 per night per person, or $5 student If financial considerations are keeping you from dancing, contact me. Congregation B'nai Israel, around the left side in the social hall, 3830 NW 16 Blvd, Gainesville, 32605. Andrew Weitzen, 352-327-3672. Swing Dance Gainesville - [email][events]

Salsa and Bachata with Salsa Mundial

Thu 6/27, 7:30-9:30 pm. Salsa Class: Thursday 7:30-8:30 pm Bachata Class: Thursday 8:30-9:30 pm. 3501 SW 2 Ave, Suite G, Gainesville. Jose, 888-616-4786. $10 for 1 hour, $20 for 2 hours per night. Discounts for students and packages. Salsa Mundial - [email][events]


Friday 28 June 2019

Dancing Through the Decades - benefit for Dance352

Fri 6/28, 6. Dancing Through the Decades $10 per ticket (seated show) 6PM Tickets online or at the door. Come out and join us as Dance352 dances through the decades in various dance styles for your entertainment! Sit back and enjoy watch us dance through time and stay for a fun dance after party! Our little studio needs to earn some money in order to stay open. Plus we could really use some new flooring! High Dive, 210 SW 2 Ave, Suite A, Gainseville, 32601. 407-683-3841. Dance 352 - [website][email][events]

UF Argentine Tango Class

Fri 6/28, 6:15-8:15 pm. Want to learn tango or brush up on your skills? Come join the UF Argentine Tango Club for a free all-level tango class! Feel free to join even if you've never danced tango before. Where: Dance Studio A, located in the basement of the Reitz Union. Teacher: Trista Brophy What to wear: Bring a thick pair of socks to dance in. If you own a pair of salsa shoes or jazz/ballet flats, those work great too. Fancy shoes are not necessary. Feel free to invite your friends on FB. *Parking is free & open after 4:30 PM. It costs $2 to park at the Reitz union garage from 3:45-4:30pm, then it is free for the rest of the time. Reitz Union, Dance Studio A, UF Campus, Gainesville. Free. UF Argentine Tango Club - [email][events]


Saturday 29 June 2019

Summer Fling Folk Dancing

Sat 6/29, 11 am-5 pm. Join us for the first Gainesville International Folk Dancers “Summer Fling”, part of the statewide dance gatherings. No partners needed. Potluck lunch at 1 pm. Rosa B Williams Dance Center, 524 NW 1 Street, Gainesville. Julieta, 352-281-0428. $5. Gainesville International Folk Dancers - [website][email][events]


Sunday 30 June 2019

Waltz Weekend with Richard Powers - Advanced Registration

Sun 6/30. October 5-6, 2019 - Gainesville, FL Early Bird Registration opens May 1st, 8 am, $60 for the weekend Regular registration opens July 1st, 8 am, $70 for the weekend This venue will have a capacity of approximately 70, so be sure to register early to save your place. Donations can be made at any time to help sponsor those who are unable to afford the full ticket price, by visiting the registration page: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/richard-powers-waltz-weekend-tickets-59229756797 Richard Powers is a dance historian and instructor at Stanford University specializing in both historic and contemporary social dance. He leads workshops around the world (see below for more about that). His Social Dance class is among Stanford University's most popular courses. The primary focus of the weekend will be waltzing, including cross-step waltz and traditional turning waltz with a few other dances of Richard's choice. This special we ... Thelma Boltin Center, 516 NE 2nd Avenue, Gainesville. Gainesville Oldtime Dance Society - [more][website][email][events]

Nia Holistic Movement with Sarit

Sun 6/30, 11-12 am. Nia's philosophy is: Through Movement We Find Health. Nia fitness is based on the idea that exercise should feel good inside and out. Nia is a cardio dance group fitness class that incorporates martial arts, dance arts and healing arts. As an ongoing practice, Nia promotes mindfulness, holistic fitness and well-being. Nia empowers people of all shapes and sizes to connect to their body, mind, emotions and spirit by paying attention to sensation. This one-hour class is perfect for all levels of experience and fitness. Parking is available at the back of the building Wear comfortable movement clothes. Bring a bottle of water. You are encouraged to be practice Nia barefoot. First class is free. Come with a friend: both of you enjoy a free class. Visionary Athletes, 716 N Main Street, Gainesville, 32601. Sarit Sela, 605-796-9956. $10. Nia Holistic Dance with Sarit Sela - [email][events]

Line Dancing and Swingout Class

Sun 6/30, 5-8 pm. Reichert House, 1704 SE 2 Ave, Gainesville, 32641. Wanda Lloyd. Smooth Flava Dance - [website][events]

West Coast Swing Dance in Ocala

Sun 6/30, 5:30-8:30 pm. Join us this Sunday for our usual Sunday Class and Dance. Paul Fairbanks, our regular instructor will be teaching once again in Ocala. Build a solid foundation gaining more knowledge of West Coast Swing concepts and patterns at our West Coast Swing Group class. Stay and practice at our usual social dance, which continues until everyone is done dancing. The more you dance, the better you get. Dancing is fun. No Partner needed, casual attire, flat or low heeled shoes for ladies is best for this dance. Beginner Class 5:30 PM Group Class 6:00 PM Social Dance 7:00 PM Join us afterwards for even more fabulous fun. Afterwards, we usually go nearby to Logan’s Roadhouse, where we hang out and eat and drink a little something, talk more about dancing and other stuff. Admission for lesson and dance is $10. PM Respiratory, 3306 SW 26 Ave, Suite 402, Ocala. Carol Smith, 352-361-9202. Ocala West Coast Swing - [events]

Ecstatic Dance Plus Gong and Potluck - confirm

Sun 6/30, 7. Warm up beginning at 6:30 pm. Sweat your prayers at Dance Church. Let love be your religion and move with us in that spirit, every other Sunday morning. What a way to start your day, with movement, good vibrations, awesome community of people who are here to be authentic and real and have fun. Ecstatic Dance is a magical time and place in sacred space to completely let go and be yourself. Listen to your intuition. Let your body and breath, be your guide. Let the music move you. Join us in this free-form movement. Lead yourself through a diverse mix of music from different genres, eras and places around the world. Follow your heart to get in the flow and find yourself in the dance. - 90 minutes of 5-rhythms style ecstatic dance. - Culminate the dance by relaxing in a gong bath. - Followed by a delectable vegan potluck. - This is a substance free event - Get in an altered state completely naturally This dance hap ... Aurora Healing Arts, 109 SE 4 Ave, Gainesville, 32601. 352-562-9919. Aurora Healing Arts - [more][email][events]


July 2019


Monday 1 July 2019

New Beginner Series Swing and Hustle with Andy 3 of 4

Mon 7/01, 5:30. 5:30 pm Swing 6:30 pm Waltz 7:30 pm Israeli Couples friendly, you rotate as much as you want or not at all. Singles friendly, no partner needed. $60 for the four week beginner series, or $10 per night per person for experienced dancers, or $5 student, or $40 per family for Israeli dancing beginner series only, or $5 per family for experienced Israeli dancers, or Free for students for Israeli dancing only If financial considerations are keeping you from dancing, contact me. Congregation B'nai Israel, around the left side in the social hall, 3830 NW 16 Blvd, Gainesville, 32605. Andrew Weitzen, 352-327-3672. Swing Dance Gainesville - [email][events]

Israeli Dancing Beginner Series with Andy 3 of 4

Mon 7/01, 7:30-9:30 pm. Have fun doing beautiful Israeli folk dances to great music, while learning how to dance. The best exercise for your mind, body and soul. All ages. No experience needed. 7:30 pm Israeli Dancing Beginner Series 4 Weeks 8:30 pm Regular Israeli Dancing $40 family for 4 Week Beginner Series, or $20 for 4 Week Beginner Series for B'nai Israel members, or $5 per night for experienced dancers per family, or Free for college aged and under. Congregation B'nai Israel, around the left side, 3830 NW 16 Blvd, Gainesville, 32605. Andrew Weitzen, 352-327-3672. Israeli Dance with Andrew Weitzen - [website][email][events]


Tuesday 2 July 2019

Ballroom Dance in Ocala

Tue 7/02, 7-10 pm. 7:00 pm Lesson 7:30 Dancing DJ Josh Angel. Crystal Ballroom Ocala, 25 E Silver Springs Blvd, Ocala, 34470. Ken Uggie Wardd, 407-757-2975. $10 members, $12 non-members. USA Dance Ocala - [website][events]

Swing Dance Lessons at the Hippodrome

Tue 7/02, 7. Every Tuesday, until Aug 6 Swing Dance Lessons at the Hippodrome Theatre. Join us at the Hipp Lower Level for swing dancing lessons taught by the Florida Swing Dancing Club! Classes are every Tuesday at 7 p.m. and only cost $5. Throughout the summer, we will be exploring concepts that are fundamental to Lindy Hop - such as pulse, rhythm, and connection - so that you can take your dancing to the next level. No previous experience or dance partner required for any of the lessons. Hippodrome Theatre, 25 SE 2 Place, Gainesville, 32601. UF Swing Dance Club - [email][events]


Wednesday 3 July 2019

Clover Squares in Williston

Wed 7/03, 2-4 pm. Western Style Square Dancing with Clover Squares, a square dance club of Levy County. We have a workshop class from 4-5 if we have new students interested. First United Methodist Church, Fellowship Hall, 213 W Noble Avenue, Williston, 32696. Susie Moon, 352-283-1296. Grand Squares - [website][email][events]


Thursday 4 July 2019

Senior Line Dancing with Andy 4 of 4

Thu 7/04, 12-1 pm. 12 to 12:30 Newcomers. 12:30 to 1:00 Regulars. Everyone is encouraged to come for the whole time. The first half-hour caters to newcomers and the second half-hour caters to the regulars. Have fun line dancing to a wide variety of music. Register via Santa Fe College Community Education, under Seniors. Senior Recreation Center, 5701 NW 34 Street, Gainesville, 32605. Andrew Weitzen, 352-327-3672. Gainesville Dance Association - [website][email][events]


Friday 5 July 2019

UF Argentine Tango Class

Fri 7/05, 6:15-8:15 pm. Want to learn tango or brush up on your skills? Come join the UF Argentine Tango Club for a free all-level tango class! Feel free to join even if you've never danced tango before. Where: Dance Studio A, located in the basement of the Reitz Union. Teacher: Trista Brophy What to wear: Bring a thick pair of socks to dance in. If you own a pair of salsa shoes or jazz/ballet flats, those work great too. Fancy shoes are not necessary. Feel free to invite your friends on FB. *Parking is free & open after 4:30 PM. It costs $2 to park at the Reitz union garage from 3:45-4:30pm, then it is free for the rest of the time. Reitz Union, Dance Studio A, UF Campus, Gainesville. Free. UF Argentine Tango Club - [email][events]


Monday 8 July 2019

New Beginner Series Swing and Hustle with Andy 4 of 4

Mon 7/08, 5:30. 5:30 pm Swing 6:30 pm Waltz 7:30 pm Israeli Couples friendly, you rotate as much as you want or not at all. Singles friendly, no partner needed. $60 for the four week beginner series, or $10 per night per person for experienced dancers, or $5 student, or $40 per family for Israeli dancing beginner series only, or $5 per family for experienced Israeli dancers, or Free for students for Israeli dancing only If financial considerations are keeping you from dancing, contact me. Congregation B'nai Israel, around the left side in the social hall, 3830 NW 16 Blvd, Gainesville, 32605. Andrew Weitzen, 352-327-3672. Swing Dance Gainesville - [email][events]

Israeli Dancing Beginner Series with Andy 4 of 4

Mon 7/08, 7:30-9:30 pm. Have fun doing beautiful Israeli folk dances to great music, while learning how to dance. The best exercise for your mind, body and soul. All ages. No experience needed. 7:30 pm Israeli Dancing Beginner Series 4 Weeks 8:30 pm Regular Israeli Dancing $40 family for 4 Week Beginner Series, or $20 for 4 Week Beginner Series for B'nai Israel members, or $5 per night for experienced dancers per family, or Free for college aged and under. Congregation B'nai Israel, around the left side, 3830 NW 16 Blvd, Gainesville, 32605. Andrew Weitzen, 352-327-3672. Israeli Dance with Andrew Weitzen - [website][email][events]


Tuesday 9 July 2019

Swing Dance Lessons at the Hippodrome

Tue 7/09, 7. Every Tuesday, until Aug 6 Swing Dance Lessons at the Hippodrome Theatre. Join us at the Hipp Lower Level for swing dancing lessons taught by the Florida Swing Dancing Club! Classes are every Tuesday at 7 p.m. and only cost $5. Throughout the summer, we will be exploring concepts that are fundamental to Lindy Hop - such as pulse, rhythm, and connection - so that you can take your dancing to the next level. No previous experience or dance partner required for any of the lessons. Hippodrome Theatre, 25 SE 2 Place, Gainesville, 32601. UF Swing Dance Club - [email][events]


Wednesday 10 July 2019

Clover Squares in Williston

Wed 7/10, 2-4 pm. Western Style Square Dancing with Clover Squares, a square dance club of Levy County. We have a workshop class from 4-5 if we have new students interested. First United Methodist Church, Fellowship Hall, 213 W Noble Avenue, Williston, 32696. Susie Moon, 352-283-1296. Grand Squares - [website][email][events]

West Coast Swing Class and Dance Social

Wed 7/10, 7-9:30 pm. Our schedule for the month: Class #1 Beginner and Int WCS classes Class #2 Beginner and Int WCS classes Class #3 Beginner and Int WCS classes Class Beginner Swing Class and Social Dance Cost $45 Month, or $15 Night, or $5 Beginners per night, or $5 Ages 16 to 29 per night. Rena's Ballroom, Gainesville, 32605. Josh Angel, 352-514-4238. $40 per month includes the entire evening. West Coast Swing with Josh Angel - [email][events]


Friday 12 July 2019

UF Argentine Tango Class

Fri 7/12, 6:15-8:15 pm. Want to learn tango or brush up on your skills? Come join the UF Argentine Tango Club for a free all-level tango class! Feel free to join even if you've never danced tango before. Where: Dance Studio A, located in the basement of the Reitz Union. Teacher: Trista Brophy What to wear: Bring a thick pair of socks to dance in. If you own a pair of salsa shoes or jazz/ballet flats, those work great too. Fancy shoes are not necessary. Feel free to invite your friends on FB. *Parking is free & open after 4:30 PM. It costs $2 to park at the Reitz union garage from 3:45-4:30pm, then it is free for the rest of the time. Reitz Union, Dance Studio A, UF Campus, Gainesville. Free. UF Argentine Tango Club - [email][events]


Tuesday 16 July 2019

Swing Dance Lessons at the Hippodrome

Tue 7/16, 7. Every Tuesday, until Aug 6 Swing Dance Lessons at the Hippodrome Theatre. Join us at the Hipp Lower Level for swing dancing lessons taught by the Florida Swing Dancing Club! Classes are every Tuesday at 7 p.m. and only cost $5. Throughout the summer, we will be exploring concepts that are fundamental to Lindy Hop - such as pulse, rhythm, and connection - so that you can take your dancing to the next level. No previous experience or dance partner required for any of the lessons. Hippodrome Theatre, 25 SE 2 Place, Gainesville, 32601. UF Swing Dance Club - [email][events]


Wednesday 17 July 2019

Clover Squares in Williston

Wed 7/17, 2-4 pm. Western Style Square Dancing with Clover Squares, a square dance club of Levy County. We have a workshop class from 4-5 if we have new students interested. First United Methodist Church, Fellowship Hall, 213 W Noble Avenue, Williston, 32696. Susie Moon, 352-283-1296. Grand Squares - [website][email][events]

West Coast Swing Class and Dance Social

Wed 7/17, 7-9:30 pm. Our schedule for the month: Class #1 Beginner and Int WCS classes Class #2 Beginner and Int WCS classes Class #3 Beginner and Int WCS classes Class Beginner Swing Class and Social Dance Cost $45 Month, or $15 Night, or $5 Beginners per night, or $5 Ages 16 to 29 per night. Rena's Ballroom, Gainesville, 32605. Josh Angel, 352-514-4238. $40 per month includes the entire evening. West Coast Swing with Josh Angel - [email][events]


Friday 19 July 2019

UF Argentine Tango Class

Fri 7/19, 6:15-8:15 pm. Want to learn tango or brush up on your skills? Come join the UF Argentine Tango Club for a free all-level tango class! Feel free to join even if you've never danced tango before. Where: Dance Studio A, located in the basement of the Reitz Union. Teacher: Trista Brophy What to wear: Bring a thick pair of socks to dance in. If you own a pair of salsa shoes or jazz/ballet flats, those work great too. Fancy shoes are not necessary. Feel free to invite your friends on FB. *Parking is free & open after 4:30 PM. It costs $2 to park at the Reitz union garage from 3:45-4:30pm, then it is free for the rest of the time. Reitz Union, Dance Studio A, UF Campus, Gainesville. Free. UF Argentine Tango Club - [email][events]


Tuesday 23 July 2019

Swing Dance Lessons at the Hippodrome

Tue 7/23, 7. Every Tuesday, until Aug 6 Swing Dance Lessons at the Hippodrome Theatre. Join us at the Hipp Lower Level for swing dancing lessons taught by the Florida Swing Dancing Club! Classes are every Tuesday at 7 p.m. and only cost $5. Throughout the summer, we will be exploring concepts that are fundamental to Lindy Hop - such as pulse, rhythm, and connection - so that you can take your dancing to the next level. No previous experience or dance partner required for any of the lessons. Hippodrome Theatre, 25 SE 2 Place, Gainesville, 32601. UF Swing Dance Club - [email][events]


Wednesday 24 July 2019

Clover Squares in Williston

Wed 7/24, 2-4 pm. Western Style Square Dancing with Clover Squares, a square dance club of Levy County. We have a workshop class from 4-5 if we have new students interested. First United Methodist Church, Fellowship Hall, 213 W Noble Avenue, Williston, 32696. Susie Moon, 352-283-1296. Grand Squares - [website][email][events]

West Coast Swing Class and Dance Social

Wed 7/24, 7-9:30 pm. Our schedule for the month: Class #1 Beginner and Int WCS classes Class #2 Beginner and Int WCS classes Class #3 Beginner and Int WCS classes Class Beginner Swing Class and Social Dance Cost $45 Month, or $15 Night, or $5 Beginners per night, or $5 Ages 16 to 29 per night. Rena's Ballroom, Gainesville, 32605. Josh Angel, 352-514-4238. $40 per month includes the entire evening. West Coast Swing with Josh Angel - [email][events]


Friday 26 July 2019

UF Argentine Tango Class

Fri 7/26, 6:15-8:15 pm. Want to learn tango or brush up on your skills? Come join the UF Argentine Tango Club for a free all-level tango class! Feel free to join even if you've never danced tango before. Where: Dance Studio A, located in the basement of the Reitz Union. Teacher: Trista Brophy What to wear: Bring a thick pair of socks to dance in. If you own a pair of salsa shoes or jazz/ballet flats, those work great too. Fancy shoes are not necessary. Feel free to invite your friends on FB. *Parking is free & open after 4:30 PM. It costs $2 to park at the Reitz union garage from 3:45-4:30pm, then it is free for the rest of the time. Reitz Union, Dance Studio A, UF Campus, Gainesville. Free. UF Argentine Tango Club - [email][events]


Tuesday 30 July 2019

Swing Dance Lessons at the Hippodrome

Tue 7/30, 7. Every Tuesday, until Aug 6 Swing Dance Lessons at the Hippodrome Theatre. Join us at the Hipp Lower Level for swing dancing lessons taught by the Florida Swing Dancing Club! Classes are every Tuesday at 7 p.m. and only cost $5. Throughout the summer, we will be exploring concepts that are fundamental to Lindy Hop - such as pulse, rhythm, and connection - so that you can take your dancing to the next level. No previous experience or dance partner required for any of the lessons. Hippodrome Theatre, 25 SE 2 Place, Gainesville, 32601. UF Swing Dance Club - [email][events]


Wednesday 31 July 2019

Clover Squares in Williston

Wed 7/31, 2-4 pm. Western Style Square Dancing with Clover Squares, a square dance club of Levy County. We have a workshop class from 4-5 if we have new students interested. First United Methodist Church, Fellowship Hall, 213 W Noble Avenue, Williston, 32696. Susie Moon, 352-283-1296. Grand Squares - [website][email][events]

West Coast Swing Class and Dance Social

Wed 7/31, 7-9:30 pm. Our schedule for the month: Class #1 Beginner and Int WCS classes Class #2 Beginner and Int WCS classes Class #3 Beginner and Int WCS classes Class Beginner Swing Class and Social Dance Cost $45 Month, or $15 Night, or $5 Beginners per night, or $5 Ages 16 to 29 per night. Rena's Ballroom, Gainesville, 32605. Josh Angel, 352-514-4238. $40 per month includes the entire evening. West Coast Swing with Josh Angel - [email][events]


August 2019


Tuesday 6 August 2019

Swing Dance Lessons at the Hippodrome

Tue 8/06, 7. Every Tuesday, until Aug 6 Swing Dance Lessons at the Hippodrome Theatre. Join us at the Hipp Lower Level for swing dancing lessons taught by the Florida Swing Dancing Club! Classes are every Tuesday at 7 p.m. and only cost $5. Throughout the summer, we will be exploring concepts that are fundamental to Lindy Hop - such as pulse, rhythm, and connection - so that you can take your dancing to the next level. No previous experience or dance partner required for any of the lessons. Hippodrome Theatre, 25 SE 2 Place, Gainesville, 32601. UF Swing Dance Club - [email][events]

1st Saturday West Coast Swing Dance Social

Tue 8/06, 7:30-10:30 pm. Please join us for our quarterly 1st Saturday West Coast Swing dance. Special guest instructor Brittany Coy will be teaching a 30 minute West Coast Swing lesson before the dance. Hosts Josh and Judi. Rena's Ballroom, 720 NW 23rd Ave, Gainesville, 32605. Josh Angel, 352-514-4238. $15. West Coast Swing with Josh Angel - [website][email][events]


September 2019


Friday 6 September 2019

First Fridays Social Dance Party

Fri 9/06, 7-10 pm. Smooth Flava's 1st Social Dance Party, First Fridays. Everyone is welcome. Help create our own dance community. Each one, invite one. DJ 44 will keep the music right. Get your eat, drink and dance. 7 to 9 pm happy hour drink specials. Drink and food specials. Xclusive Cafe and Lounge, 2445 SW 13 Street, Gainesville. Wanda Lloyd, 904-537-7763. Smooth Flava Dance - [events]


Saturday 7 September 2019

Flamenco Workshop with Vanessa Cerallo

Sat 9/07 to Sun 9/08, 9-10 pm. Najmah and Oralia will be hosting the stunning Vanessa Cerallo September 7th and 8th. Save the Date. More details coming soon. BIOGRAPHY Vanessa Cerallo is originally from Caracas, Venezuela . She started dancing Flamenco at a very young age at the El Rocio Flamenco School with the famous dancer—Diana Patricia “La Macarena”. After moving to the United States, Vanessa took a break from dancing while she worked on her educational pursuits, earning a bachelor's degree in International Business and a Master in Business Administration. Even though Vanessa took a break from dancing to further her education, Flamenco was a passion that Vanessa never let go. So, after finishing her studies, Vanessa was pulled back into dancing and started taking classes at the Frank Rey Studio in Tampa. Since her return to dance, Vanessa has performed at various locations and events, including weekly shows at Ceviche in downtown Saint Petersbur ... Gainesville. Belly Dance with Leela - [more][website][events]


October 2019


Saturday 5 October 2019

Waltz Weekend with Richard Powers

Sat 10/05 to Sun 10/06, 10 am-2 pm. Richard Powers is a dance historian and instructor at Stanford University specializing in both historic and contemporary social dance. He leads workshops around the world (see below for more about that). His Social Dance class is among Stanford University's most popular courses. The primary focus of the weekend will be waltzing, including cross-step waltz and traditional turning waltz with a few other dances of Richard's choice. This special weekend is only for those with at least some waltz experience (traditional, cross-step, box, Viennese, etc.) This is not a workshop for waltz beginners. If you already know some basic waltz steps, then this waltz weekend is for you. Early Bird Registration opens May 1st, 8 am, $60 for the weekend Regular registration opens July 1st, 8 am, $70 for the weekend This venue will have a capacity of approximately 70, so be sure to register early to save your place. Donations can be made at any ... Thelma Boltin Center, 516 NE 2nd Avenue, Gainesville. Gainesville Oldtime Dance Society - [more][website][email][events]


2020


February 2020


Wednesday 5 February 2020

Ballroom Dance in Ocala with Mark Traynor

Wed 2/05/20, 7-10 pm. 7:00 pm Lesson 7:30 Dancing Instructor Mark Traynor DJ Josh Angel. Belleview Moose Lodge, 10035 SE Hwy 441, Belleview, 34420. Ken Uggie Wardd. $10 members, $12 non-members. USA Dance Ocala - [website][events]

Bookmark Print