/> ;

The Avalon Ballroom, Boulder's Social Dance Venue

welcome to the Avalon Ballroom

dance shoes at the Avalon Ballroom

... 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:

Wednesday December 19th 2018
1st Annual Sing Along with LocoTango para Todos
International Performance, 6:00p - 9:30p
Cost: Free
Location: The Avalon, 6185 Arapahoe Rd, Boulder, CO, 80303
Contact: Halina Palmer: 303 718 4798 - halinapalmer10@gmail.com, or : -

Annual opportunity for all dance groups and cultures to get together in song and music holiday spirit.  Hor refreshemnts and holiday treats.  Feel free to bring old world goodies and dress up in your native or holiday attire.  There will be couple dozen elf outfits available to wear.  And bring all children with their lovely voices and laughter!  Volunteers please call Halina to coordinate:303 718 4798

Saturday December 29th 2018
Fifth Saturday Swing 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 : -

This Saturday we will welcome back to the Avalon Suzannah Harris with her rockabilly trio "Dixie Leadfoot and the Chrome Struts"!

Dixie Leadfoot & The Chrome Struts bring you the best in Rockabilly music from classic artists of the 50s and 60s such as Elvis, Roy Orbison, Johnny Cash, Wanda Jackson, Buddy Holly, Asleep at the Wheel, Hank Williams and more. The group is fronted by former vocalist for the late Frank Zappa, Suzannah Harris, who sings and plays upright bass, making her unique among female artists. Add to this two world-class players, Tim Wallace on guitar and Mike Brown on drums, and you have Dixie Leadfoot & The Chrome Struts. Dixie Leadfoot has performed for some of the Denver region’s most popular clubs, special events and festivals. Get your dancing shoes and hang onto your hat for an evening of fun!


From Monday December 31st 2018 through Tuesday January 1st 2019
New Years Eve Dance Party with American Vernacular Dance
Swing / Sala / Bachata / Kizomba / Ballroom / Zouk / WCS / Watlz Dance, 7:00 PM to 2:00 AM
Cost: $40 advance to12/22; $45 to 12/30; $50 d
Location: The Avalon, 6185 Arapahoe Rd, Boulder, CO, 80303
Contact: Jim X. Borzym: 720-317-3946 - avd@columbine.net, or Joseph Snowhawk: 303-668-7355 - snowhawk@juno.com
Advance ticket price available $40 until 12/22.

New Years Eve Party

Please Join Us !

Monday, 31 December


Many, many of you have joined us for our last few New Years Eve parties and they have been amazing!


Ring in the New Year in Style – with Music and Friends!

The Avalon Ballroom in Boulder, Colorado.

THE LARGEST Social Dance Event of the year!

Three dance floors!

Great food! Dance performances. Champagne toast at midnight!

Our bands this year will be Joe Smith and the Spicy Pickles, and After Midnight!

Advance tickets available on line at www.dancelaughlove.com

$40 in advance through 12/22. $45 in advance through 12/30. $50 at the door. Cash or credit. No reservations required.

Cash bar. Ample snacks available until 11:30 PM. NO BYOB! Minors admitted but cannot buy adult beverages. Cash bar operated as a benefit by and for the Romanian American Freedom Alliance.

Several paid volunteer positions available. Other volunteer positions available in exchange for free admission.

For full information send request for notification to avd@columbine.net

This will be a great party for music, dancing, people-watching and our midnight toast!

Please join us!

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

Lease the Ballroom

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


Home | Dances | Calendar | Work Parties | Photos | Contact