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Social Dances

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Our monthly social dances are held at Old Brick, located at 26 E. Market St. (on the northwest corner of Clinton and Market) in downtown Iowa City.  Old Brick provides a wonderful wood floor and great ambiance.  [map to Old Brick]


Dances begin at 7:30 pm, with a one-hour lesson (except December) tailored to the beginning and beginner/intermediate dancer.

» All levels of dancers are welcome!

» No experience required!

» No partner is required!


Next Old Brick dance: 

  • Saturday January  13th (change due to floor refinishing delay)
  • Lesson will be Waltz by Doug and Jill Beardsley at 7:30 pm
  • Social Dancing: 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm (to recorded music of the season)


  • USA Dance members: $6
  • Non-members: $8
  • Students: $4  

Our social dance playlist encompasses a wide variety of ballroom and latin styles, including waltz, foxtrot, tango, quickstep, viennese waltz, cha cha, rumba, east coast swing, west coast swing, bolero, hustle, salsa, samba, merengue, and nightclub two-step.

Not a Member? Complete an application for membership with Iowa Corridor chapter #2100 and pay at check-in to get free admission to that nights dance. Or, join Iowa Corridor #2100 online at USA Dance and bring your new ID card for your free dance admission.


Old Brick Dances in 2018:

  • Friday February 2nd
  • Friday  March 2nd
  • Friday April 6th
  • Friday May 4th
  • Friday June 8th (note - second Friday)
  • Friday July 6th
  • Friday August 3rd
  • Friday September 7th
  • Saturday September 15th - We Wanna Dance Ballroom Bash V !!!!!
  • Friday October 5th
  • Friday November 2nd
  • Friday December 7th

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