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Dance By Date
Social Dances in Rhode Island


Last update July 2, 2009

Dance By Date
July 2009

Rhode Island ballroom, latin, salsa, swing, tango, country, hustle, contra, cajun, zydeco and social dances

All dances (including occasional, one time or special event dances) are listed by date. Pick the month and then the date

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Where To Dance by location
(may not include one time dances)
ballroom    swing & hustle     salsa     cajun & zydeco     argentine tango




JULY 2009



Wednesday July 1, 2009

Argentine Tango
Providence Tango Practica


Providence Tango
99 South Bend Street
Between Division St and Johnson St
Pawtucket RI
Time: 7pm-930pm
Price: $5.00
Phone 401-273-2855
Email:
Website: www.providencetango.com

Come practice your Tango. Drop-ins welcome. No partner necessary.
Practica every Wednesday

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Wednesday July 1, 2009

Swing
Cape Verdean Club Swing Dance


Cape Verdean Club
329 Grosvenor Avenue
East Providence RI
Time: 7pm-11pm/Beginner lesson at 715pm
Cover: $7.00
Phone: 401-434-9612

Wednesday is swing night at the Cape Verdean Club featuring the exciting sound of Loaded Dice with a DJ to keep the joint hoppin between sets.

Weekly dance held most Wednesdays

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Thursday July 2, 2009

Ballroom
East Bay Ballroom Dance Party


15 Fenner Avenue
Newport, RI
Time: 7pm to 10pm
7pm to 840pm dance class, 840pm to 10pm dance
Price: $15.00 lesson and dance, $5.00 dance only
Phone: 401-849-5678
Email:
Website: http://www.eastbayballroom.com

Ballroom dance with bar service available and free parking.
Dances: Most Thursdays, special dances held on Sundays

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Thursday July 2, 2009

Hustle, Hip Hop, Freestyle
Sugar at the Knick


The Knickerbocker Cafe
35 Railroad Avenue
Westerly, RI
Time: 9pm to 1230am
Price: $10.00
Phone: 401-596-4225
Website: http://theknickerbockercafe.com
Sugar Website: http://www.sugarband.net/music.html

Sugar plays hustle, hip hop, funk and R &l B. Just a guess that maybe you can dance hustle and freestyle to it. The historic Knickerbocker features a wood dance floor, bar and restaurant.

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Thursday July 2, 2009

Swing
Bread and Butter Jam


Providence Tango Mill
99 South Bend Street
Between Division St and Johnson St
Pawtucket RI
Time: 815pm til 1130pm, 930pm short intermediate swing lesson
Price: $5.00 general, $2.00 students & low income
Phone: 401-365-7700
Email:
Website: http://www.providenceswings.com

Please drop in! Friendly atmosphere! Newcomers welcome! No partner necessary!
Everyone is encouraged to bring a clean pair of shoes to change into so that we can keep the dance floor beautiful. If the parking lot is full, park in the Jenks Junior High School lot across the street.

Providence Swings host the Bread and Butter Jam on all Thursdays but Nov 26, Dec 24, and Dec 31

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Thursday July 2, 2009

Swing & Freestyle
Narragansett Towers Summer Dance


35 Ocean Rd
Narragansett, RI
Time: 7pm to 10pm
Price: $15.00, kids 9 and under are free
Phone: 401-782-2597
Email:
Website: http://www.thetowersri.com

Weekly summer dance with wood floor and gorgeous ocean view seeks dancers of all ages for perfect union of music and movement. Tonight Reminisce plays Doo Wop

Dances: Thursdays during the summer and occasional Sunday dances during the year
Full Schedule

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Friday July 3, 2009

Argentine Tango
The Tango Incident - A Potluck Milonga


99 South Bend Street
Between Division St and Johnson St
Pawtucket RI
Time: 730-830pm 2 lessons one for intermediates ($15.00) one for beginners (free) both an hour
830pm-930pm pratica - all welcome
930pm-12am Dance
Price: $10 for dance, or $5.00 if you bring a food dish (real food, not chips or soda)
Or $5 if you bring a dish (real food not chips or soda)
Phone 401-273-2855
Email:
Website: www.providencetango.com

Come dance some argentine tango, valz, and milonga. Beginners and singles are welcome.

Friday Dances with alternative and traditional music.

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Friday July 3, 2009

Ballroom
PB&J Ballroom Dance


Barrington Democratic Club
86 Roffe Street
Barrington RI
Price: $10.00
Time: 8pm swing Lesson/830pm-11pm Dance
Dress: Cocktail Attire
Floor: Hardwood
Information: 401-245-1119
Email:
http://www.nelialawton.net/entertainment.html

Join Nelia Lawton at Barrington's only ballroom dance. Price includes lesson, refreshments and recorded music.

Dances are held the first Friday of every month.

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Saturday July 4, 2009

Swing, Slow Dance, Freestyle
David Foster & the Mohegan Sun All-Stars at the Knick


The Knickerbocker Cafe
35 Railroad Avenue
Westerly, RI
Time: 8pm to 1230am
Price: $25.00
Phone: 401-596-4225
Website: http://theknickerbockercafe.com
Dave's Website: http://www.shabooproductions.com/index-2.html

David Foster & the Mohegan Sun All-Stars play the blues good for east and west coast swing. The historic Knickerbocker features a wood dance floor, bar and restaurant.

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Sunday July 5, 2009

Salsa, Merengue
Hector Cuevas and The Boston Latin Band at the Knick


The Knickerbocker Cafe
35 Railroad Avenue
Westerly, RI
Time: 8pm to 1230am
Price: $15.00
Phone: 401-596-4225
Website: http://theknickerbockercafe.com
Band Website: http://www.myspace.com/thebostonlatinband

Hector Cuevas & The Boston Latin Band plays authentic salsa, latin jazz, merengue, boleros and danzon. The historic Knickerbocker features a wood dance floor, bar and restaurant.

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Tuesday July 7, 2009

Salsa
Strictly Salsa Tuesdays


Olive's
108 North Main Street
Providence RI
7pm to 8pm and 8pm to 9pm lesson
9pm - 1am Dance
Price: $3.00 cover
Information Jeannie Oki at 1-401-941-8008 or email
Website: http://www.olivesri.com

Beginners are invited to jump right in!
Free parking in rear lot.

Dances are held every Tuesday

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Wednesday July 8, 2009

Argentine Tango
Providence Tango Practica


Providence Tango
99 South Bend Street
Between Division St and Johnson St
Pawtucket RI
Time: 7pm-930pm
Price: $5.00
Phone 401-273-2855
Email:
Website: www.providencetango.com

Come practice your Tango. Drop-ins welcome. No partner necessary.
Practica every Wednesday

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Wednesday July 8, 2009

Swing
Cape Verdean Club Swing Dance


Cape Verdean Club
329 Grosvenor Avenue
East Providence RI
Time: 7pm-11pm/Beginner lesson at 715pm
Cover: $7.00
Phone: 401-434-9612

Wednesday is swing night at the Cape Verdean Club featuring the exciting sound of Loaded Dice with a DJ to keep the joint hoppin between sets.

Weekly dance held most Wednesdays

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Thursday July 9, 2009

Ballroom
East Bay Ballroom Dance Party


15 Fenner Avenue
Newport, RI
Time: 7pm to 10pm
7pm to 840pm dance class, 840pm to 10pm dance
Price: $15.00 lesson and dance, $5.00 dance only
Phone: 401-849-5678
Email:
Website: http://www.eastbayballroom.com

Ballroom dance with bar service available and free parking.
Dances: Most Thursdays, special dances held on Sundays

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Thursday July 9, 2009

Swing
Bread and Butter Jam


Providence Tango Mill
99 South Bend Street
Between Division St and Johnson St
Pawtucket RI
Time: 815pm til 1130pm, 930pm short intermediate swing lesson
Price: $5.00 general, $2.00 students & low income
Phone: 401-365-7700
Email:
Website: http://www.providenceswings.com

Please drop in! Friendly atmosphere! Newcomers welcome! No partner necessary!
Everyone is encouraged to bring a clean pair of shoes to change into so that we can keep the dance floor beautiful. If the parking lot is full, park in the Jenks Junior High School lot across the street.

Providence Swings host the Bread and Butter Jam on all Thursdays but Nov 26, Dec 24, and Dec 31

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Thursday July 9, 2009

Swing, Charleston & Freestyle
Narragansett Towers Summer Dance


35 Ocean Rd
Narragansett, RI
Time: 7pm to 10pm
Price: $15.00, kids 9 and under are free
Phone: 401-782-2597
Email:
Website: http://www.thetowersri.com

Weekly summer dance with wood floor and gorgeous ocean view seeks dancers of all ages for perfect union of music and movement. Tonight Firecracker Jazz Band plays explosively hot New Orleans Jazz

Dances: Thursdays during the summer and occasional Sunday dances during the year
Full Schedule

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Friday July 10, 2009

Argentine Tango
The Tango Incident - A Potluck Milonga


99 South Bend Street
Between Division St and Johnson St
Pawtucket RI
Time: 730-830pm 2 lessons one for intermediates ($15.00) one for beginners (free) both an hour
830pm-930pm pratica - all welcome
930pm-12am Dance
Price: $10 for dance, or $5.00 if you bring a food dish (real food, not chips or soda)
Or $5 if you bring a dish (real food not chips or soda)
Phone 401-273-2855
Email:
Website: www.providencetango.com

Come dance some argentine tango, valz, and milonga. Beginners and singles are welcome.

Friday Dances with alternative and traditional music.

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Friday July 10, 2009

Ballroom
Kathy's and Randy's Ballroom Dance


Dillon Council
Knights of Columbus Hall
1675 Douglas Pike
North Providence, RI
Time: 8:00pm-11:00pm ballroom dance
Price: $12.00 adults, $7.00 teens, college 22 years and under with ID
Refreshments served.
For more information call 401-463-1815

Website: http://www.kathyandrandydance.com

Your hosts Kathy St.Jean and Randy Deats invite you to join them for an evening of ballroom dancing. Cash bar available. Please, no jeans.

Friday & Saturday Dances usually twice a month
Upcoming dances - July 18, 24, August 1, 2009

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Friday July 10, 2009

Ballroom
Dance Party


Occasions at Village South
473 South Street West
Raynham, MA 02767
Time: 8:15 to 9pm lesson, 9pm to 11:30pm Open dancing
Price: $15.00, Students $8.00 (under 22yrs with ID) includes lesson and light refreshments
Information: 508-822-8544
Website: http://www.parisacademy.com

Make those dancing feet happy at the hottest Dance Party on the South Shore featuring a beautiful 2,000 square foot hardwood dance floor and the best in Ballroom, Latin, Salsa, Hustle & Swing music for your dancing enjoyment. Complimentary Beginner Dance Lesson at 8:15pm and Light Refreshments. Cash Bar.

Upcoming Dances: July 31

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Friday July 10, 2009

Contra
Rehoboth Contra Dance


Goff Memorial Hall
124 Bay State Road
Rehoboth MA 02769
Time: 8pm - 11pm
Price: $8.00 for adults, $5 for children under 16, and $18 for families with children under 16
Phone 508-252-6375
Email:
Website: Rehoboth Contra Dance

Caller, Lucia Watson; music by Rumblestrip (Nat Hewitt, Liza Constable & Glen Loper)
All dances taught. Beginners welcome. Partners not necessary
The Rehoboth Contra Dance, now in its 27th season, runs throughout the year and is held on second, fourth, and sometimes fifth Fridays. In July and August, second Fridays only
Upcoming dances: August 14, 2009

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Friday July 10, 2009

Lindy, Charleston,
The Fire Cracker Jazz Band at the Knick


The Knickerbocker Cafe
35 Railroad Avenue
Westerly, RI
Time: 8pm to 1130am
Price: $8.00
Phone: 401-596-4225
Website: http://theknickerbockercafe.com
Band Website: http://www.firecrackerjazz.com

The Fire Cracker Jazz Band plays Dixieland jazz. The historic Knickerbocker features a wood dance floor, bar and restaurant.

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Saturday July 11, 2009

Ballroom
K&S Ballroom Dance


Knights of Columbus Hall
1047 Park Ave
Cranston RI
Time: 630pm to 1130pm, Lesson(s) 630pm-8pm, Dance 8pm-1130pm
Lessons: 630pm- 715pm Beginner bolero, 715pm-8pm Intermediate bolero
Price: $15.00 includes coffee,tea, pastry, pizza,and lesson
Dress: No jeans please
Information: Kathy at 401-821-4108

Website: http://www.kandsmusic.net

Rhode Island's biggest monthly ballroom dance!
3,600 sq ft wood floor and its all smoke free! Singles tables available.
Saturday Dances usually held twice a month
Upcoming dances - July 18,25, August 8,22,29, 2009
See riDance's K&S listing for the complete schedule

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Saturday July 11, 2009

Swing
Greg Piccolo and The Heavy Juice Expansion Pac at the Knick


The Knickerbocker Cafe
35 Railroad Avenue
Westerly, RI
Time: 8pm to ???
Price: $12.00
Phone: 401-596-4225
Website: http://theknickerbockercafe.com
Band Website: http://www.gregpiccolo.com

Greg Piccolo and The Heavy Juice Expansion Pac had better be playing swing, because the dancers are coming from all over to meet feet to floor with music from his lips. The historic Knickerbocker features a wood dance floor, bar and restaurant.

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Friday July 10, 2009

Square Dance
Town Howlers Casual Dance


Portsmouth Multi-Purpose Center
110 Bristol Ferry Road
(Route 114)
Portsmouth, RI
Time: 8:00pm to 11:00pm
Price: $5.00 per person
Level: Mainstream/Plus
Dress: Soft soled shoes required
For more information call 401-849-6266

Website: http://www.townhowlers.org

Caller: Jim Schell Cuer: Anna MacDougall

Dances usually twice monthly on Fridays
Upcoming: July 25, 2009 (no dance in August)

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Sunday July 12, 2009

Folk Dance
Rehoboth Jammers Dance


Goff Memorial Hall
124 Bay State Road
Rehoboth MA 02769
Time: 7pm - 9pm
Price: Free!!!
Information: Judith Schrier at 401-751-4554 or Bob Elliott at 508-669-5656
Website: Rehoboth Jammers Dance

Come dance for free! This evening's dance is hosted by the Sunday Night Jammers, a group of area musicians who meet regularly on Sunday evenings at Goff Hall to play dance music from all over the world.

This dance will feature contra dance steps and a variety of international and couple dances, such as polkas and waltzes.

All dances are taught and all ages and beginners are welcome. No partner required.

The Sunday Night Jammers are a group of (mostly) instrumental musicians, who play (mostly) Celtic-inspired dance music. Their music is (mostly) for couple dances, such as waltzes, hambos, polkas, and schottisches.

PS There's a potluck dinner starting at 6pm. Bring a dish and get to know the band and fellow dancers.
The dance is held once a month on the 3rd or 4th Sunday

Upcoming dance: August 16

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Tuesday July 14, 2009

Salsa
Strictly Salsa Tuesdays


Olive's
108 North Main Street
Providence RI
7pm to 8pm and 8pm to 9pm lesson
9pm - 1am Dance
Price: $3.00 cover
Information Jeannie Oki at 1-401-941-8008 or email
Website: http://www.olivesri.com

Beginners are invited to jump right in!
Free parking in rear lot.

Dances are held every Tuesday

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Wednesday July 15, 2009

Argentine Tango
Providnce Tango Practica


Providence Tango
99 South Bend Street
Between Division St and Johnson St
Pawtucket RI
Time: 7pm-930pm
Price: $5.00
Phone 401-273-2855
Email:
Website: www.providencetango.com

Come practice your Tango. Drop-ins welcome. No partner necessary.
Practica every Wednesday

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Wednesday July 15, 2009

Swing
Cape Verdean Club Swing Dance


Cape Verdean Club
329 Grosvenor Avenue
East Providence RI
Time: 7pm-11pm/Beginner lesson at 715pm
Cover: $7.00
Phone: 401-434-9612

Wednesday is swing night at the Cape Verdean Club featuring the exciting sound of Loaded Dice with a DJ to keep the joint hoppin between sets.

Weekly dance held most Wednesdays

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Thursday July 16, 2009

Ballroom
East Bay Ballroom Dance Party


15 Fenner Avenue
Newport, RI
Time: 7pm to 10pm
7pm to 840pm dance class, 840pm to 10pm dance
Price: $15.00 lesson and dance, $5.00 dance only
Phone: 401-849-5678
Email:
Website: http://www.eastbayballroom.com

Ballroom dance with bar service available and free parking.
Dances: Most Thursdays, special dances held on Sundays

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Thursday July 16, 2009

Ballroom Old Style
Narragansett Towers Summer Dance


35 Ocean Rd
Narragansett, RI
Time: 7pm to 10pm
Price: $15.00, kids 9 and under are free
Phone: 401-782-2597
Email:
Website: http://www.thetowersri.com
Band Website: http://www.occidentalgypsy.com

Weekly summer dance with wood floor and gorgeous ocean view seeks dancers of all ages for perfect union of music and movement. Tonight European cafe music from Occidental Gypsy Jazz Quartet as they play Waltz, Tango, Two-Step, Fox Trot, Everything!!!

Dances: Thursdays during the summer and occasional Sunday dances during the year
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Thursday July 16, 2009

Zydeco, Freestyle, Just Listening
The Hoolios at the Knick


The Knickerbocker Cafe
35 Railroad Avenue
Westerly, RI
Time: 8pm to ???
Price: $7.00
Phone: 401-596-4225
Website: http://theknickerbockercafe.com
Band Website: http://www.myspace.com/hoolios

The six piece roots rock project founded by songwriter Jim Carpenter, is known for taking its audience on a musical travelog around the Gulf of Mexico. . . the rhythm and grooves of alternate country, folk-rock, zydeco and caribbean. The historic Knickerbocker features a wood dance floor, bar and restaurant.

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Thursday July 16, 2009

Swing
Bread and Butter Jam


Providence Tango Mill
99 South Bend Street
Between Division St and Johnson St
Pawtucket RI
Time: 815pm til 1130pm, 930pm short intermediate swing lesson
Price: $5.00 general, $2.00 students & low income
Phone: 401-365-7700
Email:
Website: http://www.providenceswings.com

Please drop in! Friendly atmosphere! Newcomers welcome! No partner necessary!
Everyone is encouraged to bring a clean pair of shoes to change into so that we can keep the dance floor beautiful. If the parking lot is full, park in the Jenks Junior High School lot across the street.

Providence Swings host the Bread and Butter Jam on all Thursdays but Nov 26, Dec 24, and Dec 31

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Friday July 17, 2009

Argentine Tango
The Tango Incident - A Potluck Milonga


99 South Bend Street
Between Division St and Johnson St
Pawtucket RI
Time: 730-830pm 2 lessons one for intermediates ($15.00) one for beginners (free) both an hour
830pm-930pm pratica - all welcome
930pm-12am Dance
Price: $10 for dance, or $5.00 if you bring a food dish (real food, not chips or soda)
Or $5 if you bring a dish (real food not chips or soda)
Phone 401-273-2855
Email:
Website: www.providencetango.com

Come dance some argentine tango, valz, and milonga. Beginners and singles are welcome.

Friday Dances with alternative and traditional music.

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Saturday July 18, 2009

Ballroom
Dancin' Feelin' Dance


Dillon Council
Knights of Columbus Hall
1675 Douglas Pike
North Providence, RI
Time: 7:15pm, - 8:00pm waltz lesson, 8:00pm-11:00pm ballroom dance
Price: $15.00 adults, $10.00 teens, college 22 years and under with ID
Refreshments served.
For more information call 401-463-1815

Website: http://www.kathyandrandydance.com

Your hosts Kathy St.Jean and Randy Deats invite you to join them for an evening of ballroom dancing. Cash bar available.

Friday & Saturday Dances usually twice a month
Upcoming dance - July 24, August 1, 2009

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Saturday July 18, 2009

Ballroom
K&S Ballroom Dance


Knights of Columbus Hall
1047 Park Ave
Cranston RI
Time: 630pm to 1130pm, Lesson(s) 630pm-8pm, Dance 8pm-1130pm
Lessons: 630pm- 715pm Beginner hustle, 715pm-8pm Intermediate hustle
Price: $15.00 includes coffee,tea, pastry, pizza,and lesson
Dress: No jeans please
Information: Kathy at 401-821-4108

Website: http://www.kandsmusic.net

Rhode Island's biggest monthly ballroom dance!
3,600 sq ft wood floor and its all smoke free! Singles tables available.
Saturday Dances usually held twice a month
Upcoming dances - July 25, August 8,22,29, 2009
See riDance's K&S listing for the complete schedule

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Saturday July 18, 2009

English Country Dance
Kingston English Country Dance


South Kingstown Land Trust Barn
17 Matunuck Beach Road
South Kingstown, RI 02892
Time: 7:30pm to 10:30pm
Price: $10.00 general, $8.00 for members of South Kingstown Land Trust or CDS-Boston
Phone: 401-539-3009
Website: http://www.kingstonenglishcountrydance.org

Caller: Orly Krasner, Live music: Dawn Chung and Bill Ouimette
All dances are taught. No experience or partner is needed.
Beautiful wood floor only one mile from the ocean.

Upcoming Dances: September 19, October 3, 2009

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Sunday July 19, 2009

Swing, Freestyle
Johnny Nicholas and The Texas All-Stars at the Knick


The Knickerbocker Cafe
35 Railroad Avenue
Westerly, RI
Time: 8pm to ???
Price: $15.00
Phone: 401-596-4225
Website: http://theknickerbockercafe.com
Band Website: http://www.guitarjohnnynicholas.com

Johnny Nicholas and The Texas All-Stars sing the Texas blues. The historic Knickerbocker features a wood dance floor, bar and restaurant.

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Tuesday July 21, 2009

Salsa
Strictly Salsa Tuesdays


Olive's
108 North Main Street
Providence RI
7pm to 8pm and 8pm to 9pm lesson
9pm - 1am Dance
Price: $3.00 cover
Information Jeannie Oki at 1-401-941-8008 or email
Website: http://www.olivesri.com

Beginners are invited to jump right in!
Free parking in rear lot.

Dances are held every Tuesday

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Wednesday July 22, 2009

Argentine Tango
Providence Tango Practica


Providence Tango
99 South Bend Street
Between Division St and Johnson St
Pawtucket RI
Time: 7pm-930pm
Price: $5.00
Phone 401-273-2855
Email:
Website: www.providencetango.com

Come practice your Tango. Drop-ins welcome. No partner necessary.
Practica every Wednesday

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Wednesday July 22, 2009

Swing
Cape Verdean Club Swing Dance


Cape Verdean Club
329 Grosvenor Avenue
East Providence RI
Time: 7pm-11pm/Beginner lesson at 715pm
Cover: $7.00
Phone: 401-434-9612

Wednesday is swing night at the Cape Verdean Club featuring the exciting sound of Loaded Dice with a DJ to keep the joint hoppin between sets.

Weekly dance held most Wednesdays

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Thursday July 23, 2009

Ballroom
East Bay Ballroom Dance Party


15 Fenner Avenue
Newport, RI
Time: 7pm to 10pm
7pm to 840pm dance class, 840pm to 10pm dance
Price: $15.00 lesson and dance, $5.00 dance only
Phone: 401-849-5678
Email:
Website: http://www.eastbayballroom.com

Ballroom dance with bar service available and free parking.
Dances: Most Thursdays, special dances held on Sundays

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Thursday July 23, 2009

Swing
Bread and Butter Jam


Providence Tango Mill
99 South Bend Street
Between Division St and Johnson St
Pawtucket RI
Time: 815pm til 1130pm, 930pm short intermediate swing lesson
Price: $5.00 general, $2.00 students & low income
Phone: 401-365-7700
Email:
Website: http://www.providenceswings.com

Please drop in! Friendly atmosphere! Newcomers welcome! No partner necessary!
Everyone is encouraged to bring a clean pair of shoes to change into so that we can keep the dance floor beautiful. If the parking lot is full, park in the Jenks Junior High School lot across the street.

Providence Swings host the Bread and Butter Jam on all Thursdays but Nov 26, Dec 24, and Dec 31

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Thursday July 23, 2009

Freestyle & Swing
Narragansett Towers Summer Dance


35 Ocean Rd
Narragansett, RI
Time: 7pm to 10pm
Price: $15.00, kids 9 and under are free
Phone: 401-782-2597
Email:
Website: http://www.thetowersri.com
Band Website: http://www.eighttothebar.com

Weekly summer dance with wood floor and gorgeous ocean view seeks dancers of all ages for perfect union of music and movement. Tonight Eight To The Bar plays rock, jazz and swing. Usually about half the dance is swing.

Dances: Thursdays during the summer and occasional Sunday dances during the year
Full Schedule

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Friday July 24, 2009

Argentine Tango
The Tango Incident - A Potluck Milonga


99 South Bend Street
Between Division St and Johnson St
Pawtucket RI
Time: 730-830pm 2 lessons one for intermediates ($15.00) one for beginners (free) both an hour
830pm-930pm pratica - all welcome
930pm-12am Dance
Price: $10 for dance, or $5.00 if you bring a food dish (real food, not chips or soda)
Or $5 if you bring a dish (real food not chips or soda)
Phone 401-273-2855
Email:
Website: www.providencetango.com

Come dance some argentine tango, valz, and milonga. Beginners and singles are welcome.

Friday Dances with alternative and traditional music.

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Friday July 24, 2009

Ballroom
USA Dance RI Chapter & Dancin' Feelin' Dance


Dillon Council Knights of Columbus Hall
1625 Douglas Pike
North Providence, RI
Time: 8:00 to 11:00pm Dance, lesson with Sara Barker at 8pm
Price: Non-Members $12.00/USA Dance and FOBD Members $10.00 /College Students $5.00
Information: 401-826-6005
Email:
Website: http://www.riusabda.org

Rhode Island's Chapter of USA Dance and East Bay Ballroom invite you to come dancing! Everyone welcome. Refreshments on hand.

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Friday July 24, 2009

Country, Freestyle, Just Listening
Preston Frantz at the Knick


The Knickerbocker Cafe
35 Railroad Avenue
Westerly, RI
Time: 9pm to 1230am
Price: $8.00
Phone: 401-596-4225
Website: http://theknickerbockercafe.com
Band Website: http://www.prestonfrantz.com/

Preston Frantz play old time country, bluegrass and acoustic. The historic Knickerbocker features a wood dance floor, bar and restaurant.

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Saturday July 25, 2009

Ballroom
K&S Ballroom Dance


Knights of Columbus Hall
1047 Park Ave
Cranston RI
Time: 630pm to 1130pm, Lesson(s) 630pm-8pm, Dance 8pm-1130pm
Lessons: 630pm- 715pm Beginner quickstep, 715pm-8pm Intermediate quickstep
Price: $15.00 includes coffee,tea, pastry, pizza,and lesson
Dress: No jeans please
Information: Kathy at 401-821-4108

Website: http://www.kandsmusic.net

Rhode Island's biggest monthly ballroom dance!
3,600 sq ft wood floor and its all smoke free! Singles tables available.
Saturday Dances usually held twice a month
Upcoming dances - August 8,22,29, 2009
See riDance's K&S listing for the complete schedule

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Friday July 25, 2009

Square Dance
Town Howlers Casual Dance


Portsmouth Multi-Purpose Center
110 Bristol Ferry Road
(Route 114)
Portsmouth, RI
Time: 8:00pm to 11:00pm
Price: $5.00 per person
Level: Mainstream/Plus
Dress: Soft soled shoes required
For more information call 401-849-6266

Website: http://www.townhowlers.org

Caller: Jim Schell Cuer: Anna MacDougall

Dances usually twice monthly on Fridays
Upcoming: no dance in August, new schedule not available as of 7/1/09

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Saturday July 25, 2009

Ska & Reggae
Soul Shot with Screwdriver Lindo at the Knick


The Knickerbocker Cafe
35 Railroad Avenue
Westerly, RI
Time: 9pm to 1230am
Price: $8.00
Phone: 401-596-4225
Website: http://theknickerbockercafe.com
Band Website: http://www.myspace.com/soulshot

Soul Shot plays ska, reggae and soul shot. The historic Knickerbocker features a wood dance floor, bar and restaurant.

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Saturday July 25, 2009

Swing
The Swingin 88's


Brightridge Hall
Brightridge Avenue
(off Warren Ave)
East Providence RI
Time: 7pm-1130pm, Beginner lesson 715pm-745pm
Price: $8.00 general, $6.00 for students with id
Cash bar, non smoking Hall
For more information call 508-222-2185
Or email
Website: http://www.swingin88s.com

TV not working? Stop kicking it and come out and have fun with us!

Rock n Roll to the music of DJ ShawneeMac!

Upcoming dances: August 29

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Tuesday July 28, 2009

Salsa
Strictly Salsa Tuesdays


Olive's
108 North Main Street
Providence RI
7pm to 8pm and 8pm to 9pm lesson
9pm - 1am Dance
Price: $3.00 cover
Information Jeannie Oki at 1-401-941-8008 or email
Website: http://www.olivesri.com

Beginners are invited to jump right in!
Free parking in rear lot.

Dances are held every Tuesday

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Wednesday July 29, 2009

Argentine Tango
Providence Tango Practica


Providence Tango
99 South Bend Street
Between Division St and Johnson St
Pawtucket RI
Time: 7pm-930pm
Price: $5.00
Phone 401-273-2855
Email:
Website: www.providencetango.com

Come practice your Tango. Drop-ins welcome. No partner necessary.
Practica every Wednesday

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Wednesday July 29, 2009

Swing
Cape Verdean Club Swing Dance


Cape Verdean Club
329 Grosvenor Avenue
East Providence RI
Time: 7pm-11pm/Beginner lesson at 715pm
Cover: $7.00
Phone: 401-434-9612

Wednesday is swing night at the Cape Verdean Club featuring the exciting sound of Loaded Dice with a DJ to keep the joint hoppin between sets.

Weekly dance held most Wednesdays

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Thursday July 30, 2009

Ballroom
East Bay Ballroom Dance Party


15 Fenner Avenue
Newport, RI
Time: 7pm to 10pm
7pm to 840pm dance class, 840pm to 10pm dance
Price: $15.00 lesson and dance, $5.00 dance only
Phone: 401-849-5678
Email:
Website: http://www.eastbayballroom.com

Ballroom dance with bar service available and free parking.
Dances: Most Thursdays, special dances held on Sundays

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Thursday July 30, 2009

Swing
Bread and Butter Jam


Providence Tango Mill
99 South Bend Street
Between Division St and Johnson St
Pawtucket RI
Time: 815pm til 1130pm, 930pm short intermediate swing lesson
Price: $5.00 general, $2.00 students & low income
Phone: 401-365-7700
Email:
Website: http://www.providenceswings.com

Please drop in! Friendly atmosphere! Newcomers welcome! No partner necessary!
Everyone is encouraged to bring a clean pair of shoes to change into so that we can keep the dance floor beautiful. If the parking lot is full, park in the Jenks Junior High School lot across the street.

Providence Swings host the Bread and Butter Jam on all Thursdays but Nov 26, Dec 24, and Dec 31

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Thursday July 30, 2009

Swing Sometimes
Narragansett Towers Summer Dance


35 Ocean Rd
Narragansett, RI
Time: 7pm to 10pm
Price: $15.00, kids 9 and under are free
Phone: 401-782-2597
Email:
Website: http://www.thetowersri.com
Band Website: http://www.dukerobillard.com

Weekly summer dance with wood floor and gorgeous ocean view seeks dancers of all ages for perfect union of music and movement. Tonight Duke Robillard plays blues, jump and swing (although the last few times, he did a lot of undanceable jazz so caveat dancer).

Dances: Thursdays during the summer and occasional Sunday dances during the year
Full Schedule

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Friday July 31, 2009

Argentine Tango
The Tango Incident - A Potluck Milonga


99 South Bend Street
Between Division St and Johnson St
Pawtucket RI
Time: 730-830pm 2 lessons one for intermediates ($15.00) one for beginners (free) both an hour
830pm-930pm pratica - all welcome
930pm-12am Dance
Price: $10 for dance, or $5.00 if you bring a food dish (real food, not chips or soda)
Or $5 if you bring a dish (real food not chips or soda)
Phone 401-273-2855
Email:
Website: www.providencetango.com

Come dance some argentine tango, valz, and milonga. Beginners and singles are welcome.

Friday dances with alternative and traditional music.

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Friday July 31, 2009

Hustle, Salsa, Cha Cha, WC & EC Swing
Dance Party


Occasions at Village South
473 South Street West
Raynham, MA 02767
Time: 8:15 to 9pm lesson, 9pm to 11:30pm Open dancing
Price: $15.00, Students $8.00 (under 22yrs with ID) includes lesson and light refreshments
Information: 508-822-8544
Website: http://www.parisacademy.com

Make those dancing feet happy at the hottest Dance Party on the South Shore featuring a beautiful 2,000 square foot hardwood dance floor and the best in Latin, Salsa, Hustle & Swing music for your dancing enjoyment. If you want a different dance, just ask for it! Complimentary Beginner Dance Lesson at 8:15pm and Light Refreshments. Cash Bar.

Upcoming Dances: July 31

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Friday July 31, 2009

Swing
The Fabulous Thunderbirds at the Knick


The Knickerbocker Cafe
35 Railroad Avenue
Westerly, RI
Time: 8pm to 1230am
Price: $30.00 (or $70.00 for 3 nights 7/31,8/1,8/2)
Phone: 401-596-4225
Website: http://theknickerbockercafe.com
Band Website: http://www.fabulousthunderbirds.com

The start of 3 fabulous days of the Fabulous Thunderbirds with opening act Grayson Hugh with Polly Esser. The historic Knickerbocker features a wood dance floor, bar and restaurant.

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