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Beginner Belly Dance

Irish Dance Introduction to Sean Nos

English Country Dancing

Gator Salsa Club Casino Salsa

Baila Caliente Bachata and Salsa

2

Ballroom Dancing with Ray and Eileen - Cha Cha and Quickstep

Gator Salsa Club Bachata

International Folk Dancing

West Coast Swing, Salsa and Argentine Tango with Andy

Salsa and Bachata with Salsa Mundial

Salsa in Space

3

First Fridays Social Dance Party

4

Swing Dance Lessons with Zack

Argentine Tango Milonga dell Amicizia with Rosanna

Swing Dance Class and Social

Baila Caliente Monthly Bachata Social

5

Nia Holistic Movement

Ecstatic Dance Plus Gong and Potluck

Baila Caliente

Tap Dancing

Contra Dance

Line Dancing and Swingout Class

West Coast Swing Dance in Ocala

UF Argentine Tango Class

6

Theatre Dance

English Country Dancing

Adult Ballet

Gator Salsa Club LA Style

Israeli Dancing with Andy

Swing Dancing at Depot Park

Ballroom

7

Tap with Chaya

Grand Squares

Ballroom Dancing with Ray and Eileen

DFW Swing Out Class with Eric and Donna

Scottish Country Dancing

Dance Camp International Folk

8

Beginner Belly Dance

Irish Dance Introduction to Sean Nos

English Country Dancing

Beginner and Intermediate West Coast Swing Class

Gator Salsa Club Casino Salsa

Baila Caliente Bachata and Salsa

9

Ballroom Dancing with Ray and Eileen - Cha Cha and Quickstep

Gator Salsa Club Bachata

International Folk Dancing

West Coast Swing, Salsa and Argentine Tango with Andy

Salsa and Bachata with Salsa Mundial

Salsa in Space

10

Contra Dance in Melrose

11

Swing Dance Lessons with Zack

Ballroom Dance Party

Argentine Tango Milonga El Abrazo with Steve

Swing Dance Class and Social

12

Nia Holistic Movement

Baila Caliente

Tap Dancing

Line Dancing and Swingout Class

West Coast Swing Dance in Ocala

UF Argentine Tango Class

Ecstatic Dance Plus Gong and Potluck

13

Theatre Dance

English Country Dancing

Adult Ballet

Gator Salsa Club LA Style

Israeli Dancing with Andy

Ballroom

14

Tap with Chaya

Grand Squares

Ballroom Dancing with Ray and Eileen

DFW Swing Out Class with Eric and Donna

Scottish Country Dancing

Dance Camp International Folk

15

Beginner Belly Dance

Irish Dance Introduction to Sean Nos

English Country Dancing

Beginner and Intermediate West Coast Swing Class

Gator Salsa Club Casino Salsa

Baila Caliente Bachata and Salsa

16

Ballroom Dancing with Ray and Eileen - Cha Cha and Quickstep

Gator Salsa Club Bachata

International Folk Dancing

West Coast Swing, Salsa and Argentine Tango with Andy

Salsa and Bachata with Salsa Mundial

Salsa in Space

17
18

Contra Dance

Monthly Milonga at Thuy’s

19

Nia Holistic Movement

Ecstatic Dance Plus Gong and Potluck

Baila Caliente

Tap Dancing

Line Dancing and Swingout Class

West Coast Swing Dance in Ocala

UF Argentine Tango Class

20

Theatre Dance

English Country Dancing

Adult Ballet

Gator Salsa Club LA Style

Ballroom

21

Tap with Chaya

Grand Squares

Ballroom Dancing with Ray and Eileen

DFW Swing Out Class with Eric and Donna

Scottish Country Dancing

Dance Camp International Folk

22

Beginner Belly Dance

Irish Dance Introduction to Sean Nos

Beginner and Intermediate West Coast Swing Class

Gator Salsa Club Casino Salsa

Baila Caliente Bachata and Salsa

23

Ballroom Dancing with Ray and Eileen - Cha Cha and Quickstep

Gator Salsa Club Bachata

International Folk Dancing

Salsa Mundial Open House

Salsa in Space

24
25

McIntosh Summer Contra Dance

Ballroom Dance Party

26

Nia Holistic Movement

Baila Caliente

Ladies Styling Workshop

Tap Dancing

Line Dancing and Swingout Class

West Coast Swing Dance in Ocala

UF Argentine Tango Class

Ecstatic Dance Plus Gong and Potluck

27

Theatre Dance

English Country Dancing

Adult Ballet

Gator Salsa Club LA Style

Israeli Dancing with Andy

Ballroom

Swing Dance Class and Social

28

Tap with Chaya

Grand Squares

Ballroom Dancing with Ray and Eileen

DFW Swing Out Class with Eric and Donna

Scottish Country Dancing

Dance Camp International Folk

29

Beginner Belly Dance

Irish Dance Introduction to Sean Nos

Open House at Dance 352

Beginner and Intermediate West Coast Swing Class

Gator Salsa Club Casino Salsa

Baila Caliente Bachata and Salsa

30

Ballroom Dancing with Ray and Eileen - Cha Cha and Quickstep

DFW Swing Out Class

Gator Salsa Club Bachata

International Folk Dancing

West Coast Swing, Salsa and Argentine Tango with Andy

Salsa and Bachata with Salsa Mundial

Salsa in Space

31

Swing Dance Class and Social

Beginner Belly Dance Wed 8/01 Gainseville Dance 352
Irish Dance Introduction to Sean Nos Wed 8/01 Gainesville Inisheer Iri
English Country Dancing Wed 8/01 Gainesville ECD
Gator Salsa Club Casino Salsa Wed 8/01 Gainesville GSC
Baila Caliente Bachata and Salsa Wed 8/01 Gainesville Baila Calien
Ballroom Dancing with Ray and Eileen - Cha Cha and Quickstep Thu 8/02 Gainesville ParrisDanc
Gator Salsa Club Bachata Thu 8/02 Gainesville GSC
International Folk Dancing Thu 8/02 Gainesville GIFD
West Coast Swing, Salsa and Argentine Tango with Andy Thu 8/02 Gainesville SwingDance
Salsa and Bachata with Salsa Mundial Thu 8/02 Gainesville Mundial
Salsa in Space Thu 8/02 Gainesville GDA
First Fridays Social Dance Party Fri 8/03 Gainesville Smooth Flava
Swing Dance Lessons with Zack Sat 8/04 Gainesville UF Swing Dan
Argentine Tango Milonga dell Amicizia with Rosanna Sat 8/04 Gainesville Tango El Abr
Swing Dance Class and Social Sat 8/04 Gainesville UF Swing Dan
Baila Caliente Monthly Bachata Social Sat 8/04 Gainesville Baila Calien
Nia Holistic Movement Sun 8/05 Gainesville Nia Holistic
Ecstatic Dance Plus Gong and Potluck Sun 8/05 Gainesville Aurora Heali
Baila Caliente Sun 8/05 Gainesville Baila Calien
Tap Dancing Sun 8/05 Gainseville Dance 352
Contra Dance Sun 8/05 Gainesville GODS
Line Dancing and Swingout Class Sun 8/05 Gainesville Smooth Flava
West Coast Swing Dance in Ocala Sun 8/05 Ocala Ocala Dance
UF Argentine Tango Class Sun 8/05 Gainesville UF Argentine
Theatre Dance Mon 8/06 Gainseville Dance 352
English Country Dancing Mon 8/06 Gainesville ECD
Adult Ballet Mon 8/06 Gainseville Dance 352
Gator Salsa Club LA Style Mon 8/06 Gainesville GSC
Israeli Dancing with Andy Mon 8/06 Gainesville IDanceAW
Swing Dancing at Depot Park Mon 8/06 Gainesville UF Swing Dan
Ballroom Mon 8/06 Gainseville Dance 352
Tap with Chaya Tue 8/07 Gainesville Ayurveda Alt
Grand Squares Tue 8/07 Gainesville Grand Square
Ballroom Dancing with Ray and Eileen Tue 8/07 Gainesville ParrisDanc
DFW Swing Out Class with Eric and Donna Tue 8/07 Gainesville TexasSwing
Scottish Country Dancing Tue 8/07 Gainesville Scottish
Dance Camp International Folk Tue 8/07 Gainesville DC
Beginner Belly Dance Wed 8/08 Gainseville Dance 352
Irish Dance Introduction to Sean Nos Wed 8/08 Gainesville Inisheer Iri
English Country Dancing Wed 8/08 Gainesville ECD
Beginner and Intermediate West Coast Swing Class Wed 8/08 Gainesville WCSJA
Gator Salsa Club Casino Salsa Wed 8/08 Gainesville GSC
Baila Caliente Bachata and Salsa Wed 8/08 Gainesville Baila Calien
Ballroom Dancing with Ray and Eileen - Cha Cha and Quickstep Thu 8/09 Gainesville ParrisDanc
Gator Salsa Club Bachata Thu 8/09 Gainesville GSC
International Folk Dancing Thu 8/09 Gainesville GIFD
West Coast Swing, Salsa and Argentine Tango with Andy Thu 8/09 Gainesville SwingDance
Salsa and Bachata with Salsa Mundial Thu 8/09 Gainesville Mundial
Salsa in Space Thu 8/09 Gainesville GDA
Contra Dance in Melrose Fri 8/10 Gainesville GODS
Swing Dance Lessons with Zack Sat 8/11 Gainesville UF Swing Dan
Ballroom Dance Party Sat 8/11 Gainesville ParrisDanc
Argentine Tango Milonga El Abrazo with Steve Sat 8/11 Gainesville Tango El Abr
Swing Dance Class and Social Sat 8/11 Gainesville UF Swing Dan
Nia Holistic Movement Sun 8/12 Gainesville Nia Holistic
Baila Caliente Sun 8/12 Gainesville Baila Calien
Tap Dancing Sun 8/12 Gainseville Dance 352
Line Dancing and Swingout Class Sun 8/12 Gainesville Smooth Flava
West Coast Swing Dance in Ocala Sun 8/12 Ocala Ocala Dance
UF Argentine Tango Class Sun 8/12 Gainesville UF Argentine
Ecstatic Dance Plus Gong and Potluck Sun 8/12 Gainesville Aurora Heali
Theatre Dance Mon 8/13 Gainseville Dance 352
English Country Dancing Mon 8/13 Gainesville ECD
Adult Ballet Mon 8/13 Gainseville Dance 352
Gator Salsa Club LA Style Mon 8/13 Gainesville GSC
Israeli Dancing with Andy Mon 8/13 Gainesville IDanceAW
Ballroom Mon 8/13 Gainseville Dance 352
Tap with Chaya Tue 8/14 Gainesville Ayurveda Alt
Grand Squares Tue 8/14 Gainesville Grand Square
Ballroom Dancing with Ray and Eileen Tue 8/14 Gainesville ParrisDanc
DFW Swing Out Class with Eric and Donna Tue 8/14 Gainesville TexasSwing
Scottish Country Dancing Tue 8/14 Gainesville Scottish
Dance Camp International Folk Tue 8/14 Gainesville DC
Beginner Belly Dance Wed 8/15 Gainseville Dance 352
Irish Dance Introduction to Sean Nos Wed 8/15 Gainesville Inisheer Iri
English Country Dancing Wed 8/15 Gainesville ECD
Beginner and Intermediate West Coast Swing Class Wed 8/15 Gainesville WCSJA
Gator Salsa Club Casino Salsa Wed 8/15 Gainesville GSC
Baila Caliente Bachata and Salsa Wed 8/15 Gainesville Baila Calien
Ballroom Dancing with Ray and Eileen - Cha Cha and Quickstep Thu 8/16 Gainesville ParrisDanc
Gator Salsa Club Bachata Thu 8/16 Gainesville GSC
International Folk Dancing Thu 8/16 Gainesville GIFD
West Coast Swing, Salsa and Argentine Tango with Andy Thu 8/16 Gainesville SwingDance
Salsa and Bachata with Salsa Mundial Thu 8/16 Gainesville Mundial
Salsa in Space Thu 8/16 Gainesville GDA
Contra Dance Sat 8/18 Gainesville GODS
Monthly Milonga at Thuy’s Sat 8/18 Gainesville Tango y Té
Nia Holistic Movement Sun 8/19 Gainesville Nia Holistic
Ecstatic Dance Plus Gong and Potluck Sun 8/19 Gainesville Aurora Heali
Baila Caliente Sun 8/19 Gainesville Baila Calien
Tap Dancing Sun 8/19 Gainseville Dance 352
Line Dancing and Swingout Class Sun 8/19 Gainesville Smooth Flava
West Coast Swing Dance in Ocala Sun 8/19 Ocala Ocala Dance
UF Argentine Tango Class Sun 8/19 Gainesville UF Argentine
Theatre Dance Mon 8/20 Gainseville Dance 352
English Country Dancing Mon 8/20 Gainesville ECD
Adult Ballet Mon 8/20 Gainseville Dance 352
Gator Salsa Club LA Style Mon 8/20 Gainesville GSC
Ballroom Mon 8/20 Gainseville Dance 352
Tap with Chaya Tue 8/21 Gainesville Ayurveda Alt
Grand Squares Tue 8/21 Gainesville Grand Square
Ballroom Dancing with Ray and Eileen Tue 8/21 Gainesville ParrisDanc
DFW Swing Out Class with Eric and Donna Tue 8/21 Gainesville TexasSwing
Scottish Country Dancing Tue 8/21 Gainesville Scottish
Dance Camp International Folk Tue 8/21 Gainesville DC
Beginner Belly Dance Wed 8/22 Gainseville Dance 352
Irish Dance Introduction to Sean Nos Wed 8/22 Gainesville Inisheer Iri
Beginner and Intermediate West Coast Swing Class Wed 8/22 Gainesville WCSJA
Gator Salsa Club Casino Salsa Wed 8/22 Gainesville GSC
Baila Caliente Bachata and Salsa Wed 8/22 Gainesville Baila Calien
Ballroom Dancing with Ray and Eileen - Cha Cha and Quickstep Thu 8/23 Gainesville ParrisDanc
Gator Salsa Club Bachata Thu 8/23 Gainesville GSC
International Folk Dancing Thu 8/23 Gainesville GIFD
Salsa Mundial Open House Thu 8/23 Gainesville Mundial
Salsa in Space Thu 8/23 Gainesville GDA
McIntosh Summer Contra Dance Sat 8/25 McIntosh GODS
Ballroom Dance Party Sat 8/25 Gainesville ParrisDanc
Nia Holistic Movement Sun 8/26 Gainesville Nia Holistic
Baila Caliente Sun 8/26 Gainesville Baila Calien
Ladies Styling Workshop Sun 8/26 Gainesville BD
Tap Dancing Sun 8/26 Gainseville Dance 352
Line Dancing and Swingout Class Sun 8/26 Gainesville Smooth Flava
West Coast Swing Dance in Ocala Sun 8/26 Ocala Ocala Dance
UF Argentine Tango Class Sun 8/26 Gainesville UF Argentine
Ecstatic Dance Plus Gong and Potluck Sun 8/26 Gainesville Aurora Heali
Theatre Dance Mon 8/27 Gainseville Dance 352
English Country Dancing Mon 8/27 Gainesville ECD
Adult Ballet Mon 8/27 Gainseville Dance 352
Gator Salsa Club LA Style Mon 8/27 Gainesville GSC
Israeli Dancing with Andy Mon 8/27 Gainesville IDanceAW
Ballroom Mon 8/27 Gainseville Dance 352
Swing Dance Class and Social Mon 8/27 Gainesville UF Swing Dan
Tap with Chaya Tue 8/28 Gainesville Ayurveda Alt
Grand Squares Tue 8/28 Gainesville Grand Square
Ballroom Dancing with Ray and Eileen Tue 8/28 Gainesville ParrisDanc
DFW Swing Out Class with Eric and Donna Tue 8/28 Gainesville TexasSwing
Scottish Country Dancing Tue 8/28 Gainesville Scottish
Dance Camp International Folk Tue 8/28 Gainesville DC
Beginner Belly Dance Wed 8/29 Gainseville Dance 352
Irish Dance Introduction to Sean Nos Wed 8/29 Gainesville Inisheer Iri
Open House at Dance 352 Wed 8/29 Gainseville Dance 352
Beginner and Intermediate West Coast Swing Class Wed 8/29 Gainesville WCSJA
Gator Salsa Club Casino Salsa Wed 8/29 Gainesville GSC
Baila Caliente Bachata and Salsa Wed 8/29 Gainesville Baila Calien
Ballroom Dancing with Ray and Eileen - Cha Cha and Quickstep Thu 8/30 Gainesville ParrisDanc
DFW Swing Out Class Thu 8/30 Gainesville TexasSwing
Gator Salsa Club Bachata Thu 8/30 Gainesville GSC
International Folk Dancing Thu 8/30 Gainesville GIFD
West Coast Swing, Salsa and Argentine Tango with Andy Thu 8/30 Gainesville SwingDance
Salsa and Bachata with Salsa Mundial Thu 8/30 Gainesville Mundial
Salsa in Space Thu 8/30 Gainesville GDA
Swing Dance Class and Social Fri 8/31 Gainesville UF Swing Dan

2018


August 2018


Wednesday 1 August 2018

Beginner Belly Dance

Wed 8/01, 6-7 pm. Teacher Karina. Dance 352 Studio, 2512 NE 1 Blvd, Suite 500, Gainseville, 32601. 407-683-3841. Dance 352 - [email][events]

Irish Dance Introduction to Sean Nos

Wed 8/01, 6-9 pm. 6 pm Sean Nos. 7 pm Set Dancing. 8 pm Performance Class. Rosa B Williams Dance Center, 524 NW 1 Street, Gainesville, 32601. Piper Call, 352-327-1090. Inisheer Irish Dance Company - [email][events]

English Country Dancing

Wed 8/01, 6:30-9:30 pm. Come to our regular Monday dance and dance again on Wednesdays. 6:30 - 9:30 Aug 1st & 15th at Cyd and Patrick's, 3145 NW 46th Ave. Aug 8 at Michele's, 4716 NW 29th Ave. Bring a snack to share. Wood floors. Room for 16 dancers at Cyd's Nest, 12 at Michele's at one time. Private Home, 3145 NW 46 Avenue, Gainesville, 32605. Annette Merritt, 352-246-4659. $5, $3 Students. English Country Dancing with Randy and Annette - [email][events]

Gator Salsa Club Casino Salsa

Wed 8/01, 7. Ben Hill Griffin Stadium, UF Campus, Gainesville, 32601. Gator Salsa Club. Free. Gator Salsa Club - [email][events]

Baila Caliente Bachata and Salsa

Wed 8/01, 8-10 pm. 8pm - 9pm Bachata. 9pm - 10pm Salsa. Studio C, 1925 NW 2 Street, Gainesville, 32601. Baila Caliente, 352-871-7244. Baila Caliente - [email][events]


Thursday 2 August 2018

Ballroom Dancing with Ray and Eileen - Cha Cha and Quickstep

Thu 8/02, 7-9:15 pm. Foxtrot I 7 to 8 pm 5 week progressive class with the fun dance the Cha Cha. Starting with basics & building each week. Can be danced to a variety of music, not just latin. Singles or couples, rotating partners is optional. Cost for 5 weeks: $50/person, $90/couple, $40/college student. Cash or check accepted. Qucikstep II 8 to 9:15 pm Continuing July's dance of Quickstep. Must know Quickstep to join in August. Singles & couples welcomed. We do rotate partners. 5 week cost: $60/person, $110/couple, $40/college student. Rena's Ballroom, 720 NW 23 Ave, Gainesville. Eileen Paris, 352-331-2742. Ballroom Dancing with Parris Dance - [email][events]

Gator Salsa Club Bachata

Thu 8/02, 7. O'Connell Center Practice Court, by Gate 3, UF Campus, Gainesville, 32601. Gator Salsa Club. Free. Gator Salsa Club - [email][events]

International Folk Dancing

Thu 8/02, 7-10 pm. Rosa B Williams Dance Center, 524 NW 1 Street, Gainesville. Julieta, 352-281-0428. $6. Gainesville International Folk Dancers - [email][events]

West Coast Swing, Salsa and Argentine Tango with Andy

Thu 8/02, 7-10 pm. 7:00 pm West Coast Swing 8:00 pm Salsa 9:00 pm Argentine Tangoo Each class is one hour and consists of both instruction and dancing. Couples friendly, you rotate as much as you want or not at all. Singles friendly, no partner needed. The more you dance, the faster you learn. The cost is for one class per person. You are invited to stay for the other classes on the same night at no extra charge, because we want you to dance more and learn faster. Cost per person: $40 for 4 nights, or $15 per night, 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 8/02, 7:30-9:30 pm. Salsa Class: Thursday 7:30-8:30 pm Bachata Class: Thursday 8:30-9:30 pm. Rosa B Williams Dance Center, 524 NW 1 Street, Gainesville. Jose, 888-616-4786. $10 for 1 hour, $20 for 2 hours per night. Discounts for students and packages. Salsa Mundial - [email][events]

Salsa in Space

Thu 8/02, 10 pm-4 am. Gainesville's newest Latin Night. Every Thursday Night Salsa and Bachata from 10 pm to midnight. A Mix of Salsa, Bachata, Reggaeton and Requests from midnight to 4 am. Must Be 18+ to enter. Free before midnight, $5 Cover after midnight. Refreshments available. No outside food or drinks allowed inside. No alcohol sold or allowed inside Space. Space Ultralounge, 601 S Main Street, Gainesville, 32601. Gainesville Dance Association - [website][email][events]


Friday 3 August 2018

First Fridays Social Dance Party

Fri 8/03, 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 4 August 2018

Swing Dance Lessons with Zack

Sat 8/04, 11:30 am-1:30 pm. Hello Gainesville, as the Social Director of Florida Swing Dance Club, I will be hosting group private lessons for the summer. My goal is to offer members of the club a place where they can grow their skill and gain individualized lessons to help them do so. I have been giving private lessons for about a year now, and have thoroughly enjoyed doing so. Come get to know the members of the club. I am very excited to see you there. If you have any questions, please feel free to reach out to me however is convenient to you. Reitz Union, UF Campus, Gainesville. Free. UF Swing Dance Club - [website][email][events]

Argentine Tango Milonga dell Amicizia with Rosanna

Sat 8/04, 8-11 pm. Rosa B Williams Dance Center, 524 NW 1 Street, Gainesville, 32601. Andrea Pham. $10, $5 student. Tango El Abrazo Milonga - [email][events]

Swing Dance Class and Social

Sat 8/04, 8:30 pm-12 am. Free lesson followed by open dancing. All ages welcome. No partner necessary. Please wear comfortable shoes and bring a water bottle. Reitz Union, UF Campus, Gainesville. Free. UF Swing Dance Club - [email][events]

Baila Caliente Monthly Bachata Social

Sat 8/04, 9:30 pm-3 am. Come dance your heart out with Baila Caliente studios. Show us that fancy footwork you've been practicing or let us see you body roll, we just want to dance and have some fun. Dj Ocho-Pecan will be playing 70% bachata with some salsa merengue and chacha thrown into the mix as well. Workshop: Bachata Workshop from 9:30 - 10:30 pm Social dancing to follow immediately. Cost: $12 for workshop and social. $10 with student ID $7 for workshop only. $5 with student ID $7 for social only. $5 with student ID Please feel free to send your musical request to this post. See you there. Studio C, 1925 NW 2 Street, Gainesville, 32609. Baila Caliente, 352-871-7244. Baila Caliente - [website][email][events]


Sunday 5 August 2018

Nia Holistic Movement

Sun 8/05, 10-11 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 Crossfit, 716 N Main Street, Gainesville, 32601. Sarit Sela, 605-796-9956. $10. Nia Holistic Dance with Sarit Sela - [email][events]

Ecstatic Dance Plus Gong and Potluck

Sun 8/05, 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]

Baila Caliente

Sun 8/05, 2-5 pm. Studio C, 1925 NW 2 Street, Gainesville, 32601. Baila Caliente, 352-871-7244. Baila Caliente - [email][events]

Tap Dancing

Sun 8/05, 3:10-4:10 pm. Adult multilevel tap dancing with Shay. Dance 352 Studio, 2512 NE 1 Blvd, Suite 500, Gainseville, 32601. 407-683-3841. Dance 352 - [email][events]

Contra Dance

Sun 8/05, 4-7 pm. Waltzing at 2:45 pm. Thelma Boltin Center, 516 NE 2nd Avenue, Gainesville. Susie, 352-466-9150. Gainesville Oldtime Dance Society - [website][email][events]

Line Dancing and Swingout Class

Sun 8/05, 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 8/05, 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. Ocala West Coast Swing - [events]

UF Argentine Tango Class

Sun 8/05, 6:15-8:15 pm. 6:15 pm Beginners 7:15 pm Intermediate and Advanced Want to learn tango? Come join the UF Argentine Tango Club for a free beginner tango class. Feel free to join even if you have never danced tango before, there are teachers for whatever level you might be. Who: Everyone can come. The beginner class is geared for people who have never danced before or who want to practice the basics. The intermediate class is for those who have been to at least some classes and is for you if you feel ready and confident enough to learn some new steps. The advanced class is for those who have been dancing for a long while now and will feature more complicated steps, so ask a teacher to make sure you are experienced enough for this level. What to wear: Bring a thick pair of socks to dance in. If you own a pair of salsa shoes or jazz or ballet flats, those work great too. Fancy shoes are not necessary. Reitz Union, Dance Studio A, UF Campus, Gainesville. Free. UF Argentine Tango Club - [email][events]


Monday 6 August 2018

Theatre Dance

Mon 8/06, 6-7 pm. Teacher Howard Anderson. Dance 352 Studio, 2512 NE 1 Blvd, Suite 500, Gainseville, 32601. 407-683-3841. Dance 352 - [email][events]

English Country Dancing

Mon 8/06, 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]

Adult Ballet

Mon 8/06, 7-8 pm. Teacher Gabby. Dance 352 Studio, 2512 NE 1 Blvd, Suite 500, Gainseville, 32601. 407-683-3841. Dance 352 - [email][events]

Gator Salsa Club LA Style

Mon 8/06, 7. Ben Hill Griffin Stadium, UF Campus, Gainesville, 32601. Gator Salsa Club. Free. Gator Salsa Club - [email][events]

Israeli Dancing with Andy

Mon 8/06, 7-9 pm. 7 to 7:45 Beginners. 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. Congregation B'nai Israel, around the left side, 3830 NW 16 Blvd, Gainesville, 32605. Andrew Weitzen, 352-327-3672. $20 for 4 weeks, or $8 per night, per family. College aged and under are free. Israeli Dance with Andrew Weitzen - [website][email][events]

Swing Dancing at Depot Park

Mon 8/06, 7-8 pm. Get in the swing of things this summer. Join the Florida Swing Dancing Club on Mondays from May 21 to August 6 to learn swing dancing. No experience and no partner needed, family friendly, bring water and be prepared to have fun. Depot Park, 200 SE Depot Avenue, Gainesville, 32601. $5. UF Swing Dance Club - [email][events]

Ballroom

Mon 8/06, 7:10-8:10 pm. Teacher Howard Anderson. Dance 352 Studio, 2512 NE 1 Blvd, Suite 500, Gainseville, 32601. 407-683-3841. Dance 352 - [email][events]


Tuesday 7 August 2018

Tap with Chaya

Tue 8/07, 6-7 pm. Designed to demonstrate that creativity can be fun for everyone and can make our community stronger and healthier. Experience fun, exercise and creative expression, musicality and feeling great through the language and joy of tap dancing as an art form for healing the body, mind and spirit, with rhythm, movement, music and sound. Wear comfortable clothing and tap shoes. Free childcare while you dance. Arrive early, class will begin promptly. North Central Florida YMCA, 5201 NW 34 Street, Gainesville, 32605. Chaya Heller, 561-330-2929. 6 classes $74 or $66 member, 10 classes $108 or $98 member, 1 class $15. Ayurveda Alternatives - [email][events]

Grand Squares

Tue 8/07, 6:15-9 pm. Western Style Square Dancing. Westside Park, 1001 NW 34 Street, Gainesville. Susie Moon, 352-283-1296. $5. Grand Squares - [email][events]

Ballroom Dancing with Ray and Eileen

Tue 8/07, 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 8/07, 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

Tue 8/07, 7-9:30 pm. At a private home. Contact us for directions. Gainesville. Norma Wilson. Gainesville Scottish Country Dancers - [email][events]

Dance Camp International Folk

Tue 8/07, 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]


Wednesday 8 August 2018

Beginner Belly Dance

Wed 8/08, 6-7 pm. Teacher Karina. Dance 352 Studio, 2512 NE 1 Blvd, Suite 500, Gainseville, 32601. 407-683-3841. Dance 352 - [email][events]

Irish Dance Introduction to Sean Nos

Wed 8/08, 6-9 pm. 6 pm Sean Nos. 7 pm Set Dancing. 8 pm Performance Class. Rosa B Williams Dance Center, 524 NW 1 Street, Gainesville, 32601. Piper Call, 352-327-1090. Inisheer Irish Dance Company - [email][events]

English Country Dancing

Wed 8/08, 6:30-9:30 pm. Come to our regular Monday dance and dance again on Wednesdays. 6:30 - 9:30 Aug 1st & 15th at Cyd and Patrick's, 3145 NW 46th Ave. Aug 8 at Michele's, 4716 NW 29th Ave. Bring a snack to share. Wood floors. Room for 16 dancers at Cyd's Nest, 12 at Michele's at one time. Private Home, 4716 NW 29 Avenue, Gainesville, 32605. Annette Merritt, 352-246-4659. $5, $3 Students. English Country Dancing with Randy and Annette - [email][events]

Beginner and Intermediate West Coast Swing Class

Wed 8/08, 7-9:30 pm. New dancers get in free their first class. If you have been coming to our classes already, and bring someone new to our dances you get $5 off the months admission and they get in free. July Classes: We begin a new month of Beginner West Coast Swing classes, followed by Intermediate WCS. Our schedule for the month: Class #1. Newbie Night Class fee due for Intermediate Class #2 Beginner and Int WCS classes Class Social Dance. (no lesson, just dancing) Class #3 Beginner and Int WCS classes West Coast Wednesdays Schedule: 7:00 - 7:15pm Doors Open / Warm Up 7:15 - 8:00pm Beginner West Coast Swing 8:00 - 9:00pm Intermediate West Coast Swing 9:00 - 10:00pm Open Social Dancing Admission Costs: - BEGINNER CLASS: Beginner class may pay per night: $5 for the 7:15-8:00pm Beginner Class. - INTERMEDIATE CLASS: $40 per month due at the first class of the month, which includes all the Beginner and Intermediate classes for the mon ... Rena's Ballroom, Gainesville, 32605. Josh Angel, 352-514-4238. $40 per month includes the entire evening. West Coast Swing with Josh Angel - [more][email][events]

Gator Salsa Club Casino Salsa

Wed 8/08, 7. Ben Hill Griffin Stadium, UF Campus, Gainesville, 32601. Gator Salsa Club. Free. Gator Salsa Club - [email][events]

Baila Caliente Bachata and Salsa

Wed 8/08, 8-10 pm. 8pm - 9pm Bachata. 9pm - 10pm Salsa. Studio C, 1925 NW 2 Street, Gainesville, 32601. Baila Caliente, 352-871-7244. Baila Caliente - [email][events]


Thursday 9 August 2018

Ballroom Dancing with Ray and Eileen - Cha Cha and Quickstep

Thu 8/09, 7-9:15 pm. Foxtrot I 7 to 8 pm 5 week progressive class with the fun dance the Cha Cha. Starting with basics & building each week. Can be danced to a variety of music, not just latin. Singles or couples, rotating partners is optional. Cost for 5 weeks: $50/person, $90/couple, $40/college student. Cash or check accepted. Qucikstep II 8 to 9:15 pm Continuing July's dance of Quickstep. Must know Quickstep to join in August. Singles & couples welcomed. We do rotate partners. 5 week cost: $60/person, $110/couple, $40/college student. Rena's Ballroom, 720 NW 23 Ave, Gainesville. Eileen Paris, 352-331-2742. Ballroom Dancing with Parris Dance - [email][events]

Gator Salsa Club Bachata

Thu 8/09, 7. O'Connell Center Practice Court, by Gate 3, UF Campus, Gainesville, 32601. Gator Salsa Club. Free. Gator Salsa Club - [email][events]

International Folk Dancing

Thu 8/09, 7-10 pm. Rosa B Williams Dance Center, 524 NW 1 Street, Gainesville. Julieta, 352-281-0428. $6. Gainesville International Folk Dancers - [email][events]

West Coast Swing, Salsa and Argentine Tango with Andy

Thu 8/09, 7-10 pm. 7:00 pm West Coast Swing 8:00 pm Salsa 9:00 pm Argentine Tangoo Each class is one hour and consists of both instruction and dancing. Couples friendly, you rotate as much as you want or not at all. Singles friendly, no partner needed. The more you dance, the faster you learn. The cost is for one class per person. You are invited to stay for the other classes on the same night at no extra charge, because we want you to dance more and learn faster. Cost per person: $40 for 4 nights, or $15 per night, 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 8/09, 7:30-9:30 pm. Salsa Class: Thursday 7:30-8:30 pm Bachata Class: Thursday 8:30-9:30 pm. Rosa B Williams Dance Center, 524 NW 1 Street, Gainesville. Jose, 888-616-4786. $10 for 1 hour, $20 for 2 hours per night. Discounts for students and packages. Salsa Mundial - [email][events]

Salsa in Space

Thu 8/09, 10 pm-4 am. Gainesville's newest Latin Night. Every Thursday Night Salsa and Bachata from 10 pm to midnight. A Mix of Salsa, Bachata, Reggaeton and Requests from midnight to 4 am. Must Be 18+ to enter. Free before midnight, $5 Cover after midnight. Refreshments available. No outside food or drinks allowed inside. No alcohol sold or allowed inside Space. Space Ultralounge, 601 S Main Street, Gainesville, 32601. Gainesville Dance Association - [website][email][events]


Friday 10 August 2018

Contra Dance in Melrose

Fri 8/10, 7:30-10 pm. Melrose Art and Culture Center, #301, Hwy 26, corner of Grove Street, Gainesville. Susie, 352-466-9150. Gainesville Oldtime Dance Society - [website][email][events]


Saturday 11 August 2018

Swing Dance Lessons with Zack

Sat 8/11, 11:30 am-1:30 pm. Hello Gainesville, as the Social Director of Florida Swing Dance Club, I will be hosting group private lessons for the summer. My goal is to offer members of the club a place where they can grow their skill and gain individualized lessons to help them do so. I have been giving private lessons for about a year now, and have thoroughly enjoyed doing so. Come get to know the members of the club. I am very excited to see you there. If you have any questions, please feel free to reach out to me however is convenient to you. Reitz Union, UF Campus, Gainesville. Free. UF Swing Dance Club - [website][email][events]

Ballroom Dance Party

Sat 8/11, 7:30-10:30 pm. Great mix of music of ballroom, latin, swing, and a little country. Light refreshments, large floating dance floor. Lots of free parking. No partner necessary. 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]

Argentine Tango Milonga El Abrazo with Steve

Sat 8/11, 8-11 pm. Argentine Tango Milonga located in Gainesville, Florida for dancers in Gainesville, and other nearby cities (Jacksonville, Ponte Vedra Beach, St. Augustine, Palm Coast, Ormond, Daytona, Tallahassee, Ocala, Orlando, Tampa) in North Florida, and visitors to our wonderful community. BYO drinks, water, wine, food and snacks for passionate dancing all night. Milonga El Abrazo de Gainesville is held regularly on the second Saturday of each month. Easy parking, great lighting and security. Rosa B Williams Dance Center, 524 NW 1st Street, Gainesville, 32606. Steve Littler, 352-226-1103. $10, $5 student. Tango El Abrazo Milonga - [email][events]

Swing Dance Class and Social

Sat 8/11, 8:30 pm-12 am. Free lesson followed by open dancing. All ages welcome. No partner necessary. Please wear comfortable shoes and bring a water bottle. Reitz Union, UF Campus, Gainesville. Free. UF Swing Dance Club - [email][events]


Sunday 12 August 2018

Nia Holistic Movement

Sun 8/12, 10-11 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 Crossfit, 716 N Main Street, Gainesville, 32601. Sarit Sela, 605-796-9956. $10. Nia Holistic Dance with Sarit Sela - [email][events]

Baila Caliente

Sun 8/12, 2-5 pm. Studio C, 1925 NW 2 Street, Gainesville, 32601. Baila Caliente, 352-871-7244. Baila Caliente - [email][events]

Tap Dancing

Sun 8/12, 3:10-4:10 pm. Adult multilevel tap dancing with Shay. Dance 352 Studio, 2512 NE 1 Blvd, Suite 500, Gainseville, 32601. 407-683-3841. Dance 352 - [email][events]

Line Dancing and Swingout Class

Sun 8/12, 5-8 pm. Reichert House, 1704 SE 2 Ave, Gainesville, 32641. Wanda Lloyd, 904-537-7763. Smooth Flava Dance - [website][events]

West Coast Swing Dance in Ocala

Sun 8/12, 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. Ocala West Coast Swing - [events]

UF Argentine Tango Class

Sun 8/12, 6:15-8:15 pm. 6:15 pm Beginners 7:15 pm Intermediate and Advanced Want to learn tango? Come join the UF Argentine Tango Club for a free beginner tango class. Feel free to join even if you have never danced tango before, there are teachers for whatever level you might be. Who: Everyone can come. The beginner class is geared for people who have never danced before or who want to practice the basics. The intermediate class is for those who have been to at least some classes and is for you if you feel ready and confident enough to learn some new steps. The advanced class is for those who have been dancing for a long while now and will feature more complicated steps, so ask a teacher to make sure you are experienced enough for this level. What to wear: Bring a thick pair of socks to dance in. If you own a pair of salsa shoes or jazz or ballet flats, those work great too. Fancy shoes are not necessary. Reitz Union, Dance Studio A, UF Campus, Gainesville. Free. UF Argentine Tango Club - [email][events]

Ecstatic Dance Plus Gong and Potluck

Sun 8/12, 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]


Monday 13 August 2018

Theatre Dance

Mon 8/13, 6-7 pm. Teacher Howard Anderson. Dance 352 Studio, 2512 NE 1 Blvd, Suite 500, Gainseville, 32601. 407-683-3841. Dance 352 - [email][events]

English Country Dancing

Mon 8/13, 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]

Adult Ballet

Mon 8/13, 7-8 pm. Teacher Gabby. Dance 352 Studio, 2512 NE 1 Blvd, Suite 500, Gainseville, 32601. 407-683-3841. Dance 352 - [email][events]

Gator Salsa Club LA Style

Mon 8/13, 7. Ben Hill Griffin Stadium, UF Campus, Gainesville, 32601. Gator Salsa Club. Free. Gator Salsa Club - [email][events]

Israeli Dancing with Andy

Mon 8/13, 7-9 pm. 7 to 7:45 Beginners. 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. Congregation B'nai Israel, around the left side, 3830 NW 16 Blvd, Gainesville, 32605. Andrew Weitzen, 352-327-3672. $20 for 4 weeks, or $8 per night, per family. College aged and under are free. Israeli Dance with Andrew Weitzen - [website][email][events]

Ballroom

Mon 8/13, 7:10-8:10 pm. Teacher Howard Anderson. Dance 352 Studio, 2512 NE 1 Blvd, Suite 500, Gainseville, 32601. 407-683-3841. Dance 352 - [email][events]


Tuesday 14 August 2018

Tap with Chaya

Tue 8/14, 6-7 pm. Designed to demonstrate that creativity can be fun for everyone and can make our community stronger and healthier. Experience fun, exercise and creative expression, musicality and feeling great through the language and joy of tap dancing as an art form for healing the body, mind and spirit, with rhythm, movement, music and sound. Wear comfortable clothing and tap shoes. Free childcare while you dance. Arrive early, class will begin promptly. North Central Florida YMCA, 5201 NW 34 Street, Gainesville, 32605. Chaya Heller, 561-330-2929. 6 classes $74 or $66 member, 10 classes $108 or $98 member, 1 class $15. Ayurveda Alternatives - [email][events]

Grand Squares

Tue 8/14, 6:15-9 pm. Western Style Square Dancing. Westside Park, 1001 NW 34 Street, Gainesville. Susie Moon, 352-283-1296. $5. Grand Squares - [email][events]

Ballroom Dancing with Ray and Eileen

Tue 8/14, 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 8/14, 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

Tue 8/14, 7-9:30 pm. At a private home. Contact us for directions. Gainesville. Norma Wilson. Gainesville Scottish Country Dancers - [email][events]

Dance Camp International Folk

Tue 8/14, 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]


Wednesday 15 August 2018

Beginner Belly Dance

Wed 8/15, 6-7 pm. Teacher Karina. Dance 352 Studio, 2512 NE 1 Blvd, Suite 500, Gainseville, 32601. 407-683-3841. Dance 352 - [email][events]

Irish Dance Introduction to Sean Nos

Wed 8/15, 6-9 pm. 6 pm Sean Nos. 7 pm Set Dancing. 8 pm Performance Class. Rosa B Williams Dance Center, 524 NW 1 Street, Gainesville, 32601. Piper Call, 352-327-1090. Inisheer Irish Dance Company - [email][events]

English Country Dancing

Wed 8/15, 6:30-9:30 pm. Come to our regular Monday dance and dance again on Wednesdays. 6:30 - 9:30 Aug 1st & 15th at Cyd and Patrick's, 3145 NW 46th Ave. Aug 8 at Michele's, 4716 NW 29th Ave. Bring a snack to share. Wood floors. Room for 16 dancers at Cyd's Nest, 12 at Michele's at one time. Private Home, 3145 NW 46 Avenue, Gainesville, 32605. Annette Merritt, 352-246-4659. $5, $3 Students. English Country Dancing with Randy and Annette - [email][events]

Beginner and Intermediate West Coast Swing Class

Wed 8/15, 7-9:30 pm. New dancers get in free their first class. If you have been coming to our classes already, and bring someone new to our dances you get $5 off the months admission and they get in free. July Classes: We begin a new month of Beginner West Coast Swing classes, followed by Intermediate WCS. Our schedule for the month: Class #1. Newbie Night Class fee due for Intermediate Class #2 Beginner and Int WCS classes Class Social Dance. (no lesson, just dancing) Class #3 Beginner and Int WCS classes West Coast Wednesdays Schedule: 7:00 - 7:15pm Doors Open / Warm Up 7:15 - 8:00pm Beginner West Coast Swing 8:00 - 9:00pm Intermediate West Coast Swing 9:00 - 10:00pm Open Social Dancing Admission Costs: - BEGINNER CLASS: Beginner class may pay per night: $5 for the 7:15-8:00pm Beginner Class. - INTERMEDIATE CLASS: $40 per month due at the first class of the month, which includes all the Beginner and Intermediate classes for the mon ... Rena's Ballroom, Gainesville, 32605. Josh Angel, 352-514-4238. $40 per month includes the entire evening. West Coast Swing with Josh Angel - [more][email][events]

Gator Salsa Club Casino Salsa

Wed 8/15, 7. Ben Hill Griffin Stadium, UF Campus, Gainesville, 32601. Gator Salsa Club. Free. Gator Salsa Club - [email][events]

Baila Caliente Bachata and Salsa

Wed 8/15, 8-10 pm. 8pm - 9pm Bachata. 9pm - 10pm Salsa. Studio C, 1925 NW 2 Street, Gainesville, 32601. Baila Caliente, 352-871-7244. Baila Caliente - [email][events]


Thursday 16 August 2018

Ballroom Dancing with Ray and Eileen - Cha Cha and Quickstep

Thu 8/16, 7-9:15 pm. Foxtrot I 7 to 8 pm 5 week progressive class with the fun dance the Cha Cha. Starting with basics & building each week. Can be danced to a variety of music, not just latin. Singles or couples, rotating partners is optional. Cost for 5 weeks: $50/person, $90/couple, $40/college student. Cash or check accepted. Qucikstep II 8 to 9:15 pm Continuing July's dance of Quickstep. Must know Quickstep to join in August. Singles & couples welcomed. We do rotate partners. 5 week cost: $60/person, $110/couple, $40/college student. Rena's Ballroom, 720 NW 23 Ave, Gainesville. Eileen Paris, 352-331-2742. Ballroom Dancing with Parris Dance - [email][events]

Gator Salsa Club Bachata

Thu 8/16, 7. O'Connell Center Practice Court, by Gate 3, UF Campus, Gainesville, 32601. Gator Salsa Club. Free. Gator Salsa Club - [email][events]

International Folk Dancing

Thu 8/16, 7-10 pm. Rosa B Williams Dance Center, 524 NW 1 Street, Gainesville. Julieta, 352-281-0428. $6. Gainesville International Folk Dancers - [email][events]

West Coast Swing, Salsa and Argentine Tango with Andy

Thu 8/16, 7-10 pm. 7:00 pm West Coast Swing 8:00 pm Salsa 9:00 pm Argentine Tangoo Each class is one hour and consists of both instruction and dancing. Couples friendly, you rotate as much as you want or not at all. Singles friendly, no partner needed. The more you dance, the faster you learn. The cost is for one class per person. You are invited to stay for the other classes on the same night at no extra charge, because we want you to dance more and learn faster. Cost per person: $40 for 4 nights, or $15 per night, 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 8/16, 7:30-9:30 pm. Salsa Class: Thursday 7:30-8:30 pm Bachata Class: Thursday 8:30-9:30 pm. Rosa B Williams Dance Center, 524 NW 1 Street, Gainesville. Jose, 888-616-4786. $10 for 1 hour, $20 for 2 hours per night. Discounts for students and packages. Salsa Mundial - [email][events]

Salsa in Space

Thu 8/16, 10 pm-4 am. Gainesville's newest Latin Night. Every Thursday Night Salsa and Bachata from 10 pm to midnight. A Mix of Salsa, Bachata, Reggaeton and Requests from midnight to 4 am. Must Be 18+ to enter. Free before midnight, $5 Cover after midnight. Refreshments available. No outside food or drinks allowed inside. No alcohol sold or allowed inside Space. Space Ultralounge, 601 S Main Street, Gainesville, 32601. Gainesville Dance Association - [website][email][events]


Saturday 18 August 2018

Contra Dance

Sat 8/18, 7-10 pm. 5:45 Waltz. 6:30 Beginners lesson a half hour before the contra dance starts. No partner needed. Please wear clean, soft-soled shoes to protect the floor. Thelma Boltin Center, 516 NE 2nd Avenue, Gainesville. Susie, 352-466-9150. Gainesville Oldtime Dance Society - [website][email][events]

Monthly Milonga at Thuy’s

Sat 8/18, 8:30 pm-1 am. Cozy, elegant milonga. Attendance is free. Do not hesitate to bring your favorite dish and, or beverage, to share. Email David for directions. In a Private Home, Gainesville, 32605. David Chayes. Tango y Té - [email][events]


Sunday 19 August 2018

Nia Holistic Movement

Sun 8/19, 10-11 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 Crossfit, 716 N Main Street, Gainesville, 32601. Sarit Sela, 605-796-9956. $10. Nia Holistic Dance with Sarit Sela - [email][events]

Ecstatic Dance Plus Gong and Potluck

Sun 8/19, 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]

Baila Caliente

Sun 8/19, 2-5 pm. Studio C, 1925 NW 2 Street, Gainesville, 32601. Baila Caliente, 352-871-7244. Baila Caliente - [email][events]

Tap Dancing

Sun 8/19, 3:10-4:10 pm. Adult multilevel tap dancing with Shay. Dance 352 Studio, 2512 NE 1 Blvd, Suite 500, Gainseville, 32601. 407-683-3841. Dance 352 - [email][events]

Line Dancing and Swingout Class

Sun 8/19, 5-8 pm. Reichert House, 1704 SE 2 Ave, Gainesville, 32641. Wanda Lloyd, 904-537-7763. Smooth Flava Dance - [website][events]

West Coast Swing Dance in Ocala

Sun 8/19, 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. Ocala West Coast Swing - [events]

UF Argentine Tango Class

Sun 8/19, 6:15-8:15 pm. 6:15 pm Beginners 7:15 pm Intermediate and Advanced Want to learn tango? Come join the UF Argentine Tango Club for a free beginner tango class. Feel free to join even if you have never danced tango before, there are teachers for whatever level you might be. Who: Everyone can come. The beginner class is geared for people who have never danced before or who want to practice the basics. The intermediate class is for those who have been to at least some classes and is for you if you feel ready and confident enough to learn some new steps. The advanced class is for those who have been dancing for a long while now and will feature more complicated steps, so ask a teacher to make sure you are experienced enough for this level. What to wear: Bring a thick pair of socks to dance in. If you own a pair of salsa shoes or jazz or ballet flats, those work great too. Fancy shoes are not necessary. Reitz Union, Dance Studio A, UF Campus, Gainesville. Free. UF Argentine Tango Club - [email][events]


Monday 20 August 2018

Theatre Dance

Mon 8/20, 6-7 pm. Teacher Howard Anderson. Dance 352 Studio, 2512 NE 1 Blvd, Suite 500, Gainseville, 32601. 407-683-3841. Dance 352 - [email][events]

English Country Dancing

Mon 8/20, 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]

Adult Ballet

Mon 8/20, 7-8 pm. Teacher Gabby. Dance 352 Studio, 2512 NE 1 Blvd, Suite 500, Gainseville, 32601. 407-683-3841. Dance 352 - [email][events]

Gator Salsa Club LA Style

Mon 8/20, 7. Ben Hill Griffin Stadium, UF Campus, Gainesville, 32601. Gator Salsa Club. Free. Gator Salsa Club - [email][events]

Ballroom

Mon 8/20, 7:10-8:10 pm. Teacher Howard Anderson. Dance 352 Studio, 2512 NE 1 Blvd, Suite 500, Gainseville, 32601. 407-683-3841. Dance 352 - [email][events]


Tuesday 21 August 2018

Tap with Chaya

Tue 8/21, 6-7 pm. Designed to demonstrate that creativity can be fun for everyone and can make our community stronger and healthier. Experience fun, exercise and creative expression, musicality and feeling great through the language and joy of tap dancing as an art form for healing the body, mind and spirit, with rhythm, movement, music and sound. Wear comfortable clothing and tap shoes. Free childcare while you dance. Arrive early, class will begin promptly. North Central Florida YMCA, 5201 NW 34 Street, Gainesville, 32605. Chaya Heller, 561-330-2929. 6 classes $74 or $66 member, 10 classes $108 or $98 member, 1 class $15. Ayurveda Alternatives - [email][events]

Grand Squares

Tue 8/21, 6:15-9 pm. Western Style Square Dancing. Westside Park, 1001 NW 34 Street, Gainesville. Susie Moon, 352-283-1296. $5. Grand Squares - [email][events]

Ballroom Dancing with Ray and Eileen

Tue 8/21, 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 8/21, 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

Tue 8/21, 7-9:30 pm. At a private home. Contact us for directions. Gainesville. Norma Wilson. Gainesville Scottish Country Dancers - [email][events]

Dance Camp International Folk

Tue 8/21, 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]


Wednesday 22 August 2018

Beginner Belly Dance

Wed 8/22, 6-7 pm. Teacher Karina. Dance 352 Studio, 2512 NE 1 Blvd, Suite 500, Gainseville, 32601. 407-683-3841. Dance 352 - [email][events]

Irish Dance Introduction to Sean Nos

Wed 8/22, 6-9 pm. 6 pm Sean Nos. 7 pm Set Dancing. 8 pm Performance Class. Rosa B Williams Dance Center, 524 NW 1 Street, Gainesville, 32601. Piper Call, 352-327-1090. Inisheer Irish Dance Company - [email][events]

Beginner and Intermediate West Coast Swing Class

Wed 8/22, 7-9:30 pm. New dancers get in free their first class. If you have been coming to our classes already, and bring someone new to our dances you get $5 off the months admission and they get in free. July Classes: We begin a new month of Beginner West Coast Swing classes, followed by Intermediate WCS. Our schedule for the month: Class #1. Newbie Night Class fee due for Intermediate Class #2 Beginner and Int WCS classes Class Social Dance. (no lesson, just dancing) Class #3 Beginner and Int WCS classes West Coast Wednesdays Schedule: 7:00 - 7:15pm Doors Open / Warm Up 7:15 - 8:00pm Beginner West Coast Swing 8:00 - 9:00pm Intermediate West Coast Swing 9:00 - 10:00pm Open Social Dancing Admission Costs: - BEGINNER CLASS: Beginner class may pay per night: $5 for the 7:15-8:00pm Beginner Class. - INTERMEDIATE CLASS: $40 per month due at the first class of the month, which includes all the Beginner and Intermediate classes for the mon ... Rena's Ballroom, Gainesville, 32605. Josh Angel, 352-514-4238. $40 per month includes the entire evening. West Coast Swing with Josh Angel - [more][email][events]

Gator Salsa Club Casino Salsa

Wed 8/22, 7. Ben Hill Griffin Stadium, UF Campus, Gainesville, 32601. Gator Salsa Club. Free. Gator Salsa Club - [email][events]

Baila Caliente Bachata and Salsa

Wed 8/22, 8-10 pm. 8pm - 9pm Bachata. 9pm - 10pm Salsa. Studio C, 1925 NW 2 Street, Gainesville, 32601. Baila Caliente, 352-871-7244. Baila Caliente - [email][events]


Thursday 23 August 2018

Ballroom Dancing with Ray and Eileen - Cha Cha and Quickstep

Thu 8/23, 7-9:15 pm. Foxtrot I 7 to 8 pm 5 week progressive class with the fun dance the Cha Cha. Starting with basics & building each week. Can be danced to a variety of music, not just latin. Singles or couples, rotating partners is optional. Cost for 5 weeks: $50/person, $90/couple, $40/college student. Cash or check accepted. Qucikstep II 8 to 9:15 pm Continuing July's dance of Quickstep. Must know Quickstep to join in August. Singles & couples welcomed. We do rotate partners. 5 week cost: $60/person, $110/couple, $40/college student. Rena's Ballroom, 720 NW 23 Ave, Gainesville. Eileen Paris, 352-331-2742. Ballroom Dancing with Parris Dance - [email][events]

Gator Salsa Club Bachata

Thu 8/23, 7. O'Connell Center Practice Court, by Gate 3, UF Campus, Gainesville, 32601. Gator Salsa Club. Free. Gator Salsa Club - [email][events]

International Folk Dancing

Thu 8/23, 7-10 pm. Rosa B Williams Dance Center, 524 NW 1 Street, Gainesville. Julieta, 352-281-0428. $6. Gainesville International Folk Dancers - [email][events]

Salsa Mundial Open House

Thu 8/23, 7:30-11 pm. Let's start the fall semester off on the right note. Please join us for an open house on the 23rd, Thursday. Salsa and Bachata classes for free. Classes are divided into three levels for Salsa and Bachata. All levels are welcome and a partner is not required. Bring your family and friends along. This time, we will have a mini social after the classes. We will also have some specials at the studio. Salsa Classes: 7:30-8:30PM -Instructors- Basic-Beginner: Emer Experienced-Beginner: Angela Intermediate: Koji and Veronica Bachata Classes: 8:40-9:40PM -Instructors- Basic-Beginner: Angela Experienced-Beginner: Emer Intermediate/Advanced: Koji and Veronica Social: after class -11:00PM See you on the dance floor. Sulsa Mundial, 3501 SW 2 Avenue, Suite G, Gainesville, 32607. Jose, 888-616-4786. Salsa Mundial - [website][email][events]

Salsa in Space

Thu 8/23, 10 pm-4 am. Gainesville's newest Latin Night. Every Thursday Night Salsa and Bachata from 10 pm to midnight. A Mix of Salsa, Bachata, Reggaeton and Requests from midnight to 4 am. Must Be 18+ to enter. Free before midnight, $5 Cover after midnight. Refreshments available. No outside food or drinks allowed inside. No alcohol sold or allowed inside Space. Space Ultralounge, 601 S Main Street, Gainesville, 32601. Gainesville Dance Association - [website][email][events]


Saturday 25 August 2018

McIntosh Summer Contra Dance

Sat 8/25, 6:45-10 pm. Come on out for the second seasonal family contra dance of the year. All are welcome - beginners and advanced contra dancers alike. Fun for the whole family, couples, and singles too. No partner necessary. Our caller will be Tom Greene and our band Possum Trot. Entry is only $7 per person. Kids 8 and under and free. Donations/entry fees are what pay for the dance expenses. This is a not-for-profit event where your help is what allows us to continue arranging dances. The theme is Country Summer Cookout. Please bring a yummy dish to share and wear your cowboy or cowgirl boots. We look forward to seeing you there. McIntosh United Methodist Church, Avenue G 5709, McIntosh, 32667. Leah Oxendine Miller. Gainesville Oldtime Dance Society - [website][email][events]

Ballroom Dance Party

Sat 8/25, 7:30-10:30 pm. Great mix of music of ballroom, latin, swing, and a little country. Light refreshments, large floating dance floor. Lots of free parking. No partner necessary. 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 26 August 2018

Nia Holistic Movement

Sun 8/26, 10-11 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 Crossfit, 716 N Main Street, Gainesville, 32601. Sarit Sela, 605-796-9956. $10. Nia Holistic Dance with Sarit Sela - [email][events]

Baila Caliente

Sun 8/26, 2-5 pm. Studio C, 1925 NW 2 Street, Gainesville, 32601. Baila Caliente, 352-871-7244. Baila Caliente - [email][events]

Ladies Styling Workshop

Sun 8/26, 2-3:30 pm. Learn drills to practice on your own for Rumba and Cha Cha, Waltz and Foxtrot. Private lessons 10 minutes for 10 dollars offered all day before and after the workshop. 2716 SW 100th Street, Gainesville. Brittany Coy, 352-231-6498. Britta Dance - [website][events]

Tap Dancing

Sun 8/26, 3:10-4:10 pm. Adult multilevel tap dancing with Shay. Dance 352 Studio, 2512 NE 1 Blvd, Suite 500, Gainseville, 32601. 407-683-3841. Dance 352 - [email][events]

Line Dancing and Swingout Class

Sun 8/26, 5-8 pm. Reichert House, 1704 SE 2 Ave, Gainesville, 32641. Wanda Lloyd, 904-537-7763. Smooth Flava Dance - [website][events]

West Coast Swing Dance in Ocala

Sun 8/26, 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. Ocala West Coast Swing - [events]

UF Argentine Tango Class

Sun 8/26, 6:15-8:15 pm. 6:15 pm Beginners 7:15 pm Intermediate and Advanced Want to learn tango? Come join the UF Argentine Tango Club for a free beginner tango class. Feel free to join even if you have never danced tango before, there are teachers for whatever level you might be. Who: Everyone can come. The beginner class is geared for people who have never danced before or who want to practice the basics. The intermediate class is for those who have been to at least some classes and is for you if you feel ready and confident enough to learn some new steps. The advanced class is for those who have been dancing for a long while now and will feature more complicated steps, so ask a teacher to make sure you are experienced enough for this level. What to wear: Bring a thick pair of socks to dance in. If you own a pair of salsa shoes or jazz or ballet flats, those work great too. Fancy shoes are not necessary. Reitz Union, Dance Studio A, UF Campus, Gainesville. Free. UF Argentine Tango Club - [email][events]

Ecstatic Dance Plus Gong and Potluck

Sun 8/26, 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]


Monday 27 August 2018

Theatre Dance

Mon 8/27, 6-7 pm. Teacher Howard Anderson. Dance 352 Studio, 2512 NE 1 Blvd, Suite 500, Gainseville, 32601. 407-683-3841. Dance 352 - [email][events]

English Country Dancing

Mon 8/27, 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]

Adult Ballet

Mon 8/27, 7-8 pm. Teacher Gabby. Dance 352 Studio, 2512 NE 1 Blvd, Suite 500, Gainseville, 32601. 407-683-3841. Dance 352 - [email][events]

Gator Salsa Club LA Style

Mon 8/27, 7. Ben Hill Griffin Stadium, UF Campus, Gainesville, 32601. Gator Salsa Club. Free. Gator Salsa Club - [email][events]

Israeli Dancing with Andy

Mon 8/27, 7-9 pm. 7 to 7:45 Beginners. 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. Congregation B'nai Israel, around the left side, 3830 NW 16 Blvd, Gainesville, 32605. Andrew Weitzen, 352-327-3672. $20 for 4 weeks, or $8 per night, per family. College aged and under are free. Israeli Dance with Andrew Weitzen - [website][email][events]

Ballroom

Mon 8/27, 7:10-8:10 pm. Teacher Howard Anderson. Dance 352 Studio, 2512 NE 1 Blvd, Suite 500, Gainseville, 32601. 407-683-3841. Dance 352 - [email][events]

Swing Dance Class and Social

Mon 8/27, 8:30-10:30 pm. Florida Swing Dancing Club invites you all to join us again this Monday at the Collonade for some swing dancing. There are no lessons, but we will have teachers there to help out with things you have learned in previous lessons. This event is completely free so come check it out if you have not. You may come alone or with a group of friends. Coming with a dance partner is not necessary and no prior dance experience is required. Location: Collonade As for parking, you can park in the Reitz Union Parking Garage, it is free after 4:30 pm. If you have any questions or would like to get involved, please come talk to any of the officers and we will try to help you out. We hope to dance with you all soon. J. Wayne Reitz Union, UF Campus, 655 Reitz Union Drive, Gainesville, 32611. Free. UF Swing Dance Club - [website][email][events]


Tuesday 28 August 2018

Tap with Chaya

Tue 8/28, 6-7 pm. Designed to demonstrate that creativity can be fun for everyone and can make our community stronger and healthier. Experience fun, exercise and creative expression, musicality and feeling great through the language and joy of tap dancing as an art form for healing the body, mind and spirit, with rhythm, movement, music and sound. Wear comfortable clothing and tap shoes. Free childcare while you dance. Arrive early, class will begin promptly. North Central Florida YMCA, 5201 NW 34 Street, Gainesville, 32605. Chaya Heller, 561-330-2929. 6 classes $74 or $66 member, 10 classes $108 or $98 member, 1 class $15. Ayurveda Alternatives - [email][events]

Grand Squares

Tue 8/28, 6:15-9 pm. Western Style Square Dancing. Westside Park, 1001 NW 34 Street, Gainesville. Susie Moon, 352-283-1296. $5. Grand Squares - [email][events]

Ballroom Dancing with Ray and Eileen

Tue 8/28, 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 8/28, 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

Tue 8/28, 7-9:30 pm. At a private home. Contact us for directions. Gainesville. Norma Wilson. Gainesville Scottish Country Dancers - [email][events]

Dance Camp International Folk

Tue 8/28, 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]


Wednesday 29 August 2018

Beginner Belly Dance

Wed 8/29, 6-7 pm. Teacher Karina. Dance 352 Studio, 2512 NE 1 Blvd, Suite 500, Gainseville, 32601. 407-683-3841. Dance 352 - [email][events]

Irish Dance Introduction to Sean Nos

Wed 8/29, 6-9 pm. 6 pm Sean Nos. 7 pm Set Dancing. 8 pm Performance Class. Rosa B Williams Dance Center, 524 NW 1 Street, Gainesville, 32601. Piper Call, 352-327-1090. Inisheer Irish Dance Company - [email][events]

Open House at Dance 352

Wed 8/29, 6. Our Open house is this Saturday. Come try out a class, talk to some of our instructors, and sign up for classes in person. Dance 352 Studio, 2512 NE 1 Blvd, Suite 500, Gainseville, 32601. 407-683-3841. Dance 352 - [email][events]

Beginner and Intermediate West Coast Swing Class

Wed 8/29, 7-9:30 pm. New dancers get in free their first class. If you have been coming to our classes already, and bring someone new to our dances you get $5 off the months admission and they get in free. July Classes: We begin a new month of Beginner West Coast Swing classes, followed by Intermediate WCS. Our schedule for the month: Class #1. Newbie Night Class fee due for Intermediate Class #2 Beginner and Int WCS classes Class Social Dance. (no lesson, just dancing) Class #3 Beginner and Int WCS classes West Coast Wednesdays Schedule: 7:00 - 7:15pm Doors Open / Warm Up 7:15 - 8:00pm Beginner West Coast Swing 8:00 - 9:00pm Intermediate West Coast Swing 9:00 - 10:00pm Open Social Dancing Admission Costs: - BEGINNER CLASS: Beginner class may pay per night: $5 for the 7:15-8:00pm Beginner Class. - INTERMEDIATE CLASS: $40 per month due at the first class of the month, which includes all the Beginner and Intermediate classes for the mon ... Rena's Ballroom, Gainesville, 32605. Josh Angel, 352-514-4238. $40 per month includes the entire evening. West Coast Swing with Josh Angel - [more][email][events]

Gator Salsa Club Casino Salsa

Wed 8/29, 7. Ben Hill Griffin Stadium, UF Campus, Gainesville, 32601. Gator Salsa Club. Free. Gator Salsa Club - [email][events]

Baila Caliente Bachata and Salsa

Wed 8/29, 8-10 pm. 8pm - 9pm Bachata. 9pm - 10pm Salsa. Studio C, 1925 NW 2 Street, Gainesville, 32601. Baila Caliente, 352-871-7244. Baila Caliente - [email][events]


Thursday 30 August 2018

Ballroom Dancing with Ray and Eileen - Cha Cha and Quickstep

Thu 8/30, 7-9:15 pm. Foxtrot I 7 to 8 pm 5 week progressive class with the fun dance the Cha Cha. Starting with basics & building each week. Can be danced to a variety of music, not just latin. Singles or couples, rotating partners is optional. Cost for 5 weeks: $50/person, $90/couple, $40/college student. Cash or check accepted. Qucikstep II 8 to 9:15 pm Continuing July's dance of Quickstep. Must know Quickstep to join in August. Singles and couples welcomed. We do rotate partners. 5 week cost: $60/person, $110/couple, $40/college student. Rena's Ballroom, 720 NW 23 Ave, Gainesville. Eileen Paris, 352-331-2742. Ballroom Dancing with Parris Dance - [email][events]

DFW Swing Out Class

Thu 8/30, 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]

Gator Salsa Club Bachata

Thu 8/30, 7. O'Connell Center Practice Court, by Gate 3, UF Campus, Gainesville, 32601. Gator Salsa Club. Free. Gator Salsa Club - [email][events]

International Folk Dancing

Thu 8/30, 7-10 pm. Rosa B Williams Dance Center, 524 NW 1 Street, Gainesville. Julieta, 352-281-0428. $6. Gainesville International Folk Dancers - [email][events]

West Coast Swing, Salsa and Argentine Tango with Andy

Thu 8/30, 7-10 pm. 7:00 pm West Coast Swing 8:00 pm Salsa 9:00 pm Argentine Tangoo Each class is one hour and consists of both instruction and dancing. Couples friendly, you rotate as much as you want or not at all. Singles friendly, no partner needed. The more you dance, the faster you learn. The cost is for one class per person. You are invited to stay for the other classes on the same night at no extra charge, because we want you to dance more and learn faster. Cost per person: $40 for 4 nights, or $15 per night, 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 8/30, 7:30-9:30 pm. Salsa Class: Thursday 7:30-8:30 pm Bachata Class: Thursday 8:30-9:30 pm. Rosa B Williams Dance Center, 524 NW 1 Street, Gainesville. Jose, 888-616-4786. $10 for 1 hour, $20 for 2 hours per night. Discounts for students and packages. Salsa Mundial - [email][events]

Salsa in Space

Thu 8/30, 10 pm-4 am. Gainesville's newest Latin Night. Every Thursday Night Salsa and Bachata from 10 pm to midnight. A Mix of Salsa, Bachata, Reggaeton and Requests from midnight to 4 am. Must Be 18+ to enter. Free before midnight, $5 Cover after midnight. Refreshments available. No outside food or drinks allowed inside. No alcohol sold or allowed inside Space. Space Ultralounge, 601 S Main Street, Gainesville, 32601. Gainesville Dance Association - [website][email][events]


Friday 31 August 2018

Swing Dance Class and Social

Fri 8/31, 8-11 pm. Get excited. Florida Swing Dancing Club invites you all to join us again this Friday at the Thelma Boltin Center for some swing dancing. This event is completely free so come check it out if you have not. You may come alone or with a group of friends. Coming with a dance partner is not necessary and no prior dance experience is required. Lessons start at 8:00 pm and the social dance will start at 9:00 pm and end at 11:00 pm. Parking is available in the parking lot directly outside and in street parking. If you have any questions or would like to get involved, please come talk to any of the officers and we'll try to help you out. We hope to dance with you all soon. Thelma Boltin Center, 516 NE 2 Avenue, Gainesville. Free. UF Swing Dance Club - [website][email][events]

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