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What a wonderful place to dance! Whatever your heart desires, we have it! When: Social Ballroom Dance every 1st  and 3rd Saturday of the month; "Dance for Everyone" format (mixed ballroom/ swing) 2nd Saturday; Hustle/West Coast Swing 4th Saturday; Tango 5th Saturday; West Coast Swing & Dance for Everyone every Tuesday; Country Two Step Dance every Thursday; Country Two Step Dance 2nd and 4th Sundays of the month and Dance for Everyone every 3rd Sunday. Most dances are preceded by a lesson. Where: The historic Schoolhouse at 10201 Colvin Run Road, Great Falls VA 22066, now called the Colvin Run Dance Hall. Dancers have been laughing and twirling across its 1,850 sq ft, sprung oak floor for 90 years!

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Ed and Gail's Second Saturday Dance

Colvin Run Dance Hall

Dance Friends:

Ed and Gail's Second Saturday Dance features our eclectic mix of your favorite DJ’d dance selections suitable for a wide variety of dance styles (similar to the Tuesday night music mix).
Pre-dance lessons taught by various visiting guest instructors in differing dance styles each month.
7:00 pm - 7:45 pm Beginner lesson
7:45 pm - 8:30 pm Easy Intermediate lesson
Dancing will commence at 8:30 pm continuing until 11:00 pm. Entry fee is $15.00 payable at the door (cash or check).

Covid vaccination confirmation required.

Looking forward to seeing all of you again soon!
Ed and Gail

Ed and Gail's Second Saturday Dance and Holiday Party

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Ed and Gail's Second Saturday Dance and Holiday Party
Saturday, December 10
This festive occasion is an opportunity to dress up (if you like) and enjoy the merriment of the season! A special spread of delicious snacks, delightful dance music including a generous sprinkling of holiday tunes, waltz lessons with guest dance instructor Ray Bugnosen*, and the camaraderie of the friendliest people on the planet will make for a warm and merry evening!

7:00-7:45 Beginner Waltz
7:45-8:30 Intermediate Waltz
8:30-11:00 Dance (Variety: Waltz, Foxtrot, Cha Cha, Rumba, Tango, East and West Coast Swing, Two-Step, Hustle, and more)

*RAY BUGNOSEN is an American Style Rhythm Dance Champion and a highly decorated Pro/Am Champion in both American and International Style Ballroom & Latin.
He is the founder of The Ballroom Dance Company of Greater Washington and the formerly served as the Artistic Director and lastly the Executive Director.
Although retired from professional competition, Ray continues to teach private students, work as a studio consultant, coach amateur and professional competitors, and train instructors.

Thursday Night Country Western Two Step

Colvin Run Dance Hall

No Proof of Vaccination needed - MASKS ARE OPTIONAL.
Lesson at 7:30pm; Dancing from 8:30 -10:30pm.
DJ/Music/Lesson presented by Tim Bowker of Marble & Denim Dancing.
Social Dancing featuring a mix music of Country Western Two Step, West Coast Swing, Waltz and Couples Dancing.

3rd Saturday Social Ballroom Dance

Colvin Run Dance Hall

If you like a magical, warm and friendly atmosphere, great dance music and a professional lesson, then you will love our 1st and 3rd Saturday Social Ballroom dances!
This is Colvin Run's Holiday Dance! The Dance Hall will be decorated to show off its magical, historical beauty! Dress to Impress with your favorite Christmas outfit!
7:30 - 8:30 PM: Foxtrot Dance lesson by Richard & Cherisse Blachford of DC International Dance
8:30- 11:00 PM: Ballroom Dance music By DJ Gary Varano of Hollywood Ballroom
$15 includes the lesson, plus the dance, light snacks and bottled water provided.
Dress is "ballroom casual." Please no cutoffs, T-shirts or jeans.
No experience or partner needed
1,850 sq. ft. beautiful oak dance floor

NOTE: COVID vaccination no longer required for Colvin Run Ballroom Dances

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Thursday Night Country Western Two Step

Colvin Run Dance Hall

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