Sundance Saloon

Two-steppin' & line dancing
every Sunday and Thursday

Two-Stepping at Sundance Saloon

Sundance Saloon

Country-western dancing for the LGBT community and its friends.

SUNDAYS: 5:00–10:30 pm
THURSDAYS: 6:30–10:30 pm
550 Barneveld Ave., San Francisco
$5 admission • 21+ with ID

Dancing at Sundance Saloon

New to Sundance?

We welcome everyone! You'll find a friendly and diverse crowd: men, women, trans, young, old, gay, and straight friends of the LGBT community. Don't know how to dance? No worries: we'll teach you – no partner needed!

Sundance Stompede Exhibition Performance

Sundance Stompede

October 19-22, 2017
Our huge country-western dance extravganza, featuring four nights of dance parties, three days of dance workshops, and hundreds of attendees from all over the country (and beyond).

Sundance Saloon at SF Pride

Sundance Association

The Sundance Association for Country-Western Dancing is the all-volunteer community-supported 501c3 nonprofit organization that runs Sundance Saloon, the Sundance Stompede, and our many other projects.


Sundance Saloon at San Francisco Pride 2016

San Francisco Pride with Sundance
Saturday/Sunday, June 24–25

Celebrate San Francisco Pride with your boots on! Three glorious back-to-back events make this a weekend to remember! VOLUNTEERS NEEDED!

  • Sundance Pre-Pride Dance. Saturday, June 24, 7:30 pm to midnight. Hotel Whitcomb, 1231 Market St. $12.
  • Sundance Festival Pride Dance. Sunday, June 25, 11:00 am to 6:00 pm. NEW LOCATION Golden Gate near Larkin.
  • Sundance After-Pride Dance. Sunday, June 25, 6:00 to 10:00 pm. Entertainment with Jana & Rob, and the Barbary Coast Cloggers. Hotel Whitcomb, 1231 Market St. $8.

Shin Aoki

Intermediate West Coast Swing
Sundays, July 9, 16, 23: 5:30 pm
Sundance Saloon: Red Room

Sundance Saloon presents a three-week series of intermediate-level instruction in west coast swing with Shin Aoki. This series of workshops assumes you familiar and comfortable with basic moves including left side pass, underarm pass, push break, starter step, and 8-count whip.

Advance registration is required. The class is limited to 8 leaders and 8 followers. The cost for the entire 3-week series is $20 payable in advance.

Country Dance-A-Thon

Country Dance-A-Thon
Saturday, August 19, 2017: 1:00–4:00 pm
Sign up or donate now!

The Country Dance-a-Thon is a two-stepping and line dancing marathon taking place Saturday, August 19, at Jane Warner Plaza in the heart of San Francisco's Castro district! A joint project of Sundance Saloon and the Bare Chest Calendar, participants will dance for three hours to support the AIDS Emergency Fund, Positive Resource Center, and Sundance Association with a portion of the proceeds earmarked for our performance group, the Sundance Bandits.

Sign up now to participate and raise funds. Or donate to the event on behalf of a participant.

Holland America's m.s. Koningsdam

Raffle to Win a Cruise
RSVP Caribbean Cruise: February 11–18, 2018
Drawing: Oct. 21 at the Hoedown 2017

Win an oceanview cabin on RSVP’s Caribbean cruise, sailing February 11-18, 2018, sailing from Ft. Lauderdale and visiting St. Thomas, Amber Cove, and Half Moon Cay, with all of RSVP's renowned activities and entertainment, including country-western dancing provided by Sundance Saloon!

Raffle tickets are $5 each, or five for $20, available at Sundance Saloon or by mail. Drawing to be held October 21, 2017 at the Sundance Stompede. Winner need not be present to win. Proceeds benefit the beneficiaries of the Sundance Stompede.

Hoedown at the Sundance Stompede

Sundance Stompede
October 19–22, 2017 •
Early bird registration ends July 31

Advance registration is now open for the 2017 Sundance Stompede, our incredible four-day LGBT+ country-western dance weekend, with four nights of awesome dance events and three days of equally awesome dance workshops for all levels.

Ty Herndon

This year marks the 20th anniversary of the Hoedown, and we're going to make this weekend extra special, starting with Grammy-nominated country singer Ty Herndon performing at the Hoedown. Recently out and proud, Ty has had 20 Billboard-charted singles and three #1 hits.

Volunteers at the Castro Street Fair

10 Ways To Give To Sundance

The Sundance Association is a 501c3 nonprofit, and we depend on the generosity of the community to sustain us, especially as our expenses continue to mount.

There are many ways to give, and not all of them involve monetary contributions. Check out our Top 10 ways to give here:

Or donate on-line now:


M = Main Ballroom • C = Cocoa Room

JUNE 2017


4 Instructors: Citabria / Shannon  
DJ: Ingu  
5:30 Beg Two-Step / Waltz M
6:30 Loosen Up My Buttons (int-adv) M
5:00 Line Dance Pro
6:30 Easy On The Eyes (beg+) w/ Sheila C
11 Instructors: Cumba / Michael  
DJ: Chiara  
5:30 Beg Two-Step M
6:30 Clap Clap Clap (int-adv) - NEW! M
5:00 Line Dance Pro C
6:30 Easy On The Eyes (beg+) w/ Rex C
18 Instructors: Ron / Michael  
DJ: Dan  
5:30 Beg Two-Step M
6:30 Clap Clap Clap (int-adv) M
5:15 West Coast Swing w/ John Lindo* C
  *advance registration required  
6:30 Reggae Cowboy (beg) w/ Vince C
Instructors: Thom / Sheila  
  DJ: Dan  
6:00 Beg Two-Step  
6:30 Stripes (beg) - NEW!  


1 Instructors: Ron / Rex  
DJ: John  
7:00 Intermed Two-Step M
7:40 Rio review  M
7:00 Beg Two-Step w/ Randy C
8 Instructors: Thom / Shannon  
DJ: Ingu  
7:00 Advanced Two-Step M
7:40 Loosen Up My Buttons review M
7:00 Beg Two-Step w/ Crispin C
15 Instructors: Charles / Michael  
DJ: John  
7:00 Intermed Waltz M
7:40 Clap Clap Clap review M
7:00 Beg Two-Step w/ Rob C
22 Instructors: Thom / Michael  
DJ: Dan  
7:00 Advanced Waltz M
7:40 Clap Clap Clap review M
7:00 Beg Two-Step w/ John C
29 Instructors: Ron / Sheila  
DJ: Ingu  
7:00 Intermediate Two-Step M
7:40 Stripes (beg) M
7:00 Beg Two-Step w/ Randy C


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