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Blue Skies and Yellow Fields

2024 Monthly Contra Dances

Wednesdays, 7:00-9:30pm

Balboa Park Club Ballroom

2024 Monthly Vintage Dances

Wednesdays, 7:00-9:30pm

Balboa Park Club Ballroom

2024 Monthly English Country 

Wednesdays, 7:00-9:30pm

Balboa Park Club Ballroom

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06/19/24 Cancelled - Juneteenth Holiday

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2024 Twilight Summer Concerts
Balboa Park Organ Pavilion - 6:30pm-7:30pm
FREE dance lessons from 5:00pm - 6:30pm

https://idasdc.wixsite.com/swingsalsa/about-1

IDA Flyer in PDF format - updated 04/29/24

COME DANCE WITH US!

 

The International Dance Association of San Diego County is a unique non-profit organization supported by the San Diego Park and Recreation Department, and is dedicated to promoting and encouraging dancing as a social recreation for the public. 

February 2024

Sat 2/3/24 11:00am-1:00pm Survival Waltz workshop

Sat 2/3/24 6:15-9:15pm Viennese Ball – Waltz & Such

Sun 2/4/24 12-5pm Balboa Park Folk Dance workshop

March 2024

Sat 03/16/24 St. Patrick’s Day Parade – Pride of Erin

Parade from 10:30am-1pm Irish Festival 1pm-6pm

http://www.stpatsparade.org

Sun 03/17/24 House of Ireland Lawn Program

Pride of Erin   http://www.houseofireland.org

April 2024

April 6, 2024 RSCDS (Scottish) Anniversary Ball    http://www.dancescottishsd.org/

Sat 04/13/24 San Diego 'N'Line Dancers Workshop

Sat 04/13/24 Contra/English Country dance

Sun 04/14/24 International Dance Assn Festival - hosted by all 12 Intl Dance Assn Dance Clubs

 

May 2024

May 9-12, 2024 Gator by the Bay – Bon Temps Cajun

https://www.gatorbythebay.com/ 

June 2024 San Diego County Fair -

https://sdfair.com/          Jun 12 2024 - Sun July 7, 2024

Scottish Highland Games – San Diego Scottish Country Dancers https://sdhighlandgames.org/  Jun 22-24 2024

Sep 2024 Harvest Festival at the Balboa Park Club

Sat 9/14/24 12-5pm Folk Dance Clubs workshops

Sun 9/15/234 12-5pm Folk Dance Clubs workshops

Oct 2024 Oktoberfest: Performing Folk Dancers

Fri/Sat/Sun Sep 27/28/29, 2024

Fri/Sat/Sun Oct 4/5/6, 2024

http://www.germanclubsandiego.org/ 

Dec 2024 December Nights in Balboa Park

https://tinyurl.com/y966yhnp  Fri/Sat Dec 6 & 7, 2024

Twice a month, on Thu afternoons from 12:30 - 2:30pm, the San Diego Park and Recreation Dept hosts a dance in the Balboa Park Club Ballroom for only $5.  John Nagel, from the Balboa Park Dancers will be teaching different ballroom dances from 11:30am-12:30pm before the dance.

Most of the time it will be a live band with an occasional DJ.  See below for theme & band.

Thu June 13, 2024 12:30 - 2:30pm For the Birds theme.  Come celebrate our feathered friends and dance to music by “Blue Zone”. 11:30am John Nagel teaching Country 2-step & Night Club 2-step.

Thu June 27, 2024 12:30 - 2:30pm Summer in Paris theme. Bonjour! Join us at this dance and enjoy “Janet Hammer’s Rhythm Express”. 11:30am John Nagel teaching Country 2-step & Night Club 2-step.

Thu July 112024 12:30 - 2:30pm Stars and Stripes theme.  Put on your patriotic gear and enjoy music performed by “Sophisticats”.   11:30am John Nagel teaching East Coast Swing &  Salsa.

Thu July 252024 12:30 - 2:30pm Disney Dance theme.  Wear your Disney gear while enjoying music provided by “Blue Zone”.   11:30am John Nagel teaching East Coast Swing &  Salsa.

Thu Aug 82024 12:30 - 2:30pm Surfin' Safari theme.  Hey dudes and dudettes, join us and boogie to the sounds of “Sophisticats”.  11:30am John Nagel teaching Hustle & Viennese Waltz.

Thu Aug 222024 12:30 - 2:30pm Sail Away theme.  Set sail at this nautical themed dance. Enjoy music by “Janet Hammer’s Rhythm Express”.  11:30am John Nagel teaching Hustle & Viennese Waltz.

Grand March from Harvest Festival Regency Ball 09/22/18

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