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The Avalon Ballroom, Boulder's Social Dance Venue

welcome to the Avalon Ballroom

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... to the Avalon, Boulder's new venue for social dancing!

Dances at The Avalon

Come and enjoy contradance, swing dance, salsa, waltz, and other dances on a large cushioned dance floor at the Avalon! All events include a dance lesson. No partner or experience needed.
Click here to see current dances.

SPECIAL EVENTS within the next 30 days:


Saturday September 20th 2014
Saturday Swing Dance with Live Music! with American Vernacular Dance
Swing Dance, 7 PM dance lesson; music 8 - 11 PM
Cost: $15 General; $10 Students
Location: The Avalon, 6185 Arapahoe Rd, Boulder, CO, 80303
Contact: Jim X. Borzym: 720-317-3946 - , or : -

Swing Dance Party with the eighteen-piece Colorado Swing Big Band! Get ready to dance the night away to the swingin’ sounds of Basie, Miller, Ellington and Goodman, plus a variety of show tunes and contemporary numbers.

This is one of our favorite swing dance bands, and one that plays the classics with a full ensemble. They have that Big Band Era sound that you seldom hear anymore.

Please join us for the fun!




Saturday September 20th 2014
Third Saturday Swing Dance with Live Music with American Vernacular Dance
Swing Dance, 7 PM lesson; dancing 8 to 11:00 PM
Cost: $15 per person; $10 students
Location: The Avalon, 6185 Arapahoe Rd, Boulder, CO, 80303
Contact: Jim X. Borzym: 720-317-3946 - avd@columbine.net, or : -

Swing dance party with the "Colorado Swing Big Band", a tremendous 18-piece classic big band from Fort Collins. We get to hear them once a year in the terrific Avalon Ballroom. Big band, big sound, big fun. Don't miss them!




Sunday September 21st 2014
Equinox Movement Mass ~ Align with the Divine with Golden Bridge - Movement Mass
Celebratory Dance, 10:45 AM Warm-up, 11:00 AM Start - 2:00 PM End
Cost: $33 for 3 Hour Long Dance
Location: The Avalon, 6185 Arapahoe Rd, Boulder, CO, 80303
Contact: Martha Maloney: 303-415-0272 - office@bdanced.com, or : -

Join together in Celebratory Community for our Fall Equinox Long Dance to Remember our Wholeness & to Amplify our Sacred Work in these Times of Great Change. No Dance experience is necessary ~ Only a Longing to Move with Life In Authenticity and Love. Sponsored by Golden Bridge. All proceeds support youth leaders from around the world during their Rites of Passage Journeys with www. Goldenbridge.org. For more information, please contact office@bdanced.com / 303-415-0272 / www.bdanced.com



Sunday September 28th 2014
Movement Mass ~ Align with the Divine with Golden Bridge - Movement Mass
Celebratory Dance, 10:45 AM Warm-up, 11:00 AM Start
Cost: $12-$15 Sliding Scale
Location: The Avalon, 6185 Arapahoe Rd, Boulder, CO, 80303
Contact: Martha Maloney: 303-415-0272 - office@bdanced.com, or : -



From Friday October 3rd 2014 through Sunday October 5th 2014
Boulder Tango Festival with Gustavo Naveira & Giselle Anne
Tango Multi-Day Event, from 9 PM to 2 AM
Cost: classes/practicas/milongas $10 to $40
Location: The Avalon, 6185 Arapahoe Rd, Boulder, CO, 80303
Contact: Giselle Anne: 720-278-4213 - mail@gustavoygiselle.com

Classes and Workshops for all levels all day, Milongas (dance parties) in the evenings will include teacher demonstrations, traditional Argentine food, Argentine clothes and shoes for sale and a grand time dancing and/or observing for all.

Registration:
http://www.gustavoygiselle.com/english/26_BoulderTangoFestival_2014.htm



Monday October 13th 2014
Women and the Body Series with Melissa Michaels and Friends with Golden Bridge - Movement Mass
Celebratory Dance, 5:30-7:00pm
Cost: $18-22/Evening ~ Sliding Scale
Location: The Avalon, 6185 Arapahoe Rd, Boulder, CO, 80303
Contact: Martha Maloney: 303-415-0272 - office@bdanced.com, or : -

Join Melissa Michaels and some of our local Movement Goddesses for a monthly gathering of our Shakti Sisters. Together, we will practice, pray, and play, attending to the many facets of our lives as creative, open, and embodied women. Diverse Body-Centered women will lead these events. All of you are welcome.  Monday Evenings ~ October 13, November 17, and December 8, 2014.




Work Parties

We are still underway with renovations at the VAC Avalon building and would like your help. There is still much work to be done before everything is completed. We hope you will help us in the upcoming months.

Click here for information on the work parties.


The Ballroom can be leased for private dances, parties and classes

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Please go towww.boulderdancecoalition.orgfor information on participatory events hosted by Boulder Dance Coalition groups and others.

 
 



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