We remind you that:
You must be 21 or over to attend Sundance Saloon.
No outside drinks are allowed in the club.
Thank you for your cooperation.
Guest Instructors at Sundance Saloon
Thursday, April 23
7:00 - Lee Fox, Advanced Waltz (drop-in)
7:45 - Meredith Stead, Intermediate WCS (reserve in advance)
We welcome two fabulous visiting instructors to Sundance Saloon on Thursday, April 23.
Lee Fox will teach advanced waltz in the Main Room from 7:00 to 7:40 pm. You must be proficient in waltz to take this class! This class is drop-in, with no advance reservations necessary, and no additional fee. We just ask that you be on time!
Meredith Stead will teach intermediate west coast swing in the Cocoa Room from 7:45 to 8:30 pm. This class is limited to 32 participants: 16 leaders and 16 followers. There is no additional fee for this class, but you must reserve your place in advance: http://sundancewcs.bpt.me/.
Lee Fox (Ft. Lauderdale) and Meredith Stead (New York) are no strangers to San Francisco, as both are regular featured instructors at the Sundance Stompede. Both are also choreographers, and have won and judged at many same-sex competitions including IAGLCWDC events. Lee Fox is also the IAGLCWDC Dance Competition Director.
Line Dance Pro Sessions at Sundance Saloon
Sunday April 12, 19, 26: 5:00 - 6:30 pm
Sundance Saloon: Cocoa Room
Expand your horizons as Michael Metzger and guests introduce a new line dance each session! These sessions are meant to be informal, and will feature a mix of lessons and line dancing with dances that are not featured during our regular Sundance Saloon time. We hope to satisfy even the most die-hard line dance aficionado! (Line dance pro sessions will not be held the first week of each month.)
Help the Sundance Bandits performance troupe go to the Montréal IAGLCWDC Convention this summer! The Sundance Bandits are holding a fundraising bake sale at Sundance Saloon on Sunday, April 26.
Monthly Saturday (next: May 2): 6:00 - 9:30 pm
Beatbox, 314 11th St. at Folsom, San Francisco
Our monthly Saturday night dance at Beatbox continues! It's a fantastic space, with a gorgeous hardwood floor, awesome sound system, fully-stocked bar, and convenient south-of-Market location. Usually the first Saturday of the month. 6:00–9:30 pm, with beginning lessons 6:00–7:00 pm. $8 admission.
We're having our fourth annual Mother's Day Ball on Sunday, May 10!
Please send us photos of yourself with your Mom, or if you're a Mom, one of you with your kids - and we'll show the photos on the big screen during the night. You can send your photos to: firstname.lastname@example.org. Please identify your photo with description and names. (Recommended minimum size 640x480 pixels.) We must receive photos by Friday, May 8.
And to encourage folks to bring their Moms, and for all our resident Moms to attend - all Moms get in free on this night!
The Sundance Stompede is our huge annual country-western dance weekend for the LGBT community and its friends, with awesome dance parties, hours and hours of fantastic dance workshops, plus lots of extra touches to make this weekend truly memorable.
Highlights this year include:
- THURSDAY NIGHT: Kick-off Dance at Sundance Saloon. 6:30-11:00 pm, 550 Barneveld, SF. $12
- FRIDAY NIGHT: Welcome Dance at the Golden Gateway Holiday Inn. 7:30pm-1:00am. 1500 Van Ness, SF. $30
- SATURDAY NIGHT: Hoedown 2015 at the fabulous Regency Ballroom. Our annual gala benefit country-western dance. 7:30pm-1:00am, 1300 Van Ness, SF $55
- SUNDAY NIGHT: Stompede Ball at Sundance Saloon. 5:00-11:00pm. 550 Barneveld, SF. $12
- DANCE WORKSHOPS: over 40 hours of instruction spread Friday, Saturday and Sunday, with world-class instructors, and all levels from beginning to advanced. ($30-$40 per day for a day pass)
- SOCIAL EVENTS, including our VIP Welcome Reception, Women's Trans-inclusive Social, and After-hours Parties.
Sundance Saloon now has a blog! We'll post articlescovering a range of topics to give a more in-depth and personal look at Sundance Saloon, including Sundance news and events, music, and dancing. And we'd love to have submissions from you too! What does Sundance mean to you? How has Sundance made a difference in your life? E-mail blog@sundancesaloon with your ideas.
Some recent articles:
- Sundance Saloon at “Easter in the Park” with the Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence
- NEW PAGE: Sundance Saloon Poster Archive
- Sundance Saloon Promo Video: 2015
- Top 20 Country-Western Dance Songs at Sundance Saloon: March 2015
- Sundance Saloon Presented Country-Western Dancing on RSVP’s 30th Anniversary Caribbean Cruise
- So You Think You Can’t Dance? Advice for beginning two-steppers at Sundance Saloon.