National Dance Day Events Near You

Get out there and DANCE!

We are just about one week away from National Dance Day! Have you made your dance plans yet? If you’re still looking for a way to get involved, have no fear.

Here is a list of some of the organized events taking place nationwide on Saturday, July 31st:

NEW YORK Group dance activities YWCA of Essex and West Hudson
LOS ANGELES Biggest Dance Ever Festival10:00 AM – 12:00 PM Music Center – Performing Arts Center of Los Angeles County

135 N. Grand Ave.

Los Angeles, CA 90012

LOS ANGELES Real Dance Productions Showcase8:00 AM – 6:00 PM Americana at Brand

899 Americana Way

Glendale, CA 91210

LOS ANGELES Billy Blanks Jr. Event

Free Classes

12:00 – 4:00 PM

Sherman Oaks Galleria

15301-15303 Ventura Blvd.

Sherman Oaks, CA 91403

LOS ANGELES Lineage Dance Day

Free Classes

Time TBD

Lineage Performing Arts Center

89 South Fair Oaks Ave.

Pasadena, CA 91105

LOS ANGELES Boogie Up the Boardwalk1:00 – 3:00 PM Venice Beach Pier to Santa Monica Beach Pier

Begins at Washington Blvd and Ocean Front Walk

Venice, CA

CHICAGO Summer Dance Event6:00 – 9:30 PM Grant Park

601 S. Michigan Ave.

Chicago, IL 60605


Family Fun Dance Day

11:30 AM – 1:00 PM

Temptations Banquet Facility

218-220 W. Chelten Ave.

Philadelphia, PA 19144

PHILADELPHIA The Rock School Event9:00 AM – 2:30 PM The Rock School for Dance Education

1101 South Broad St.

Philadelphia, PA 19147


Dance Party

4:00 PM

Six Flags Over Texas

2201 Road to Six Flags

Arlington, TX 76010

DALLAS Amy’s Studio of Performing ArtsOpen Classes

9:00 AM -3:00 PM

Amy’s Studio of Performing Arts

11888 Marshall Lane, Suite 600

Dallas, TX 75234

DALLAS School of Contemporary Ballet

Free class with canned food donation

All Day

School of Contemporary Ballet

1902 Abrams Parkway

Dallas, TX 75214

DALLAS Majestic Ballroom Dance Event

Free hip-hop and ballroom classes and showcase

10:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Majestic Ballroom Dance/Home Depot

711 Business Way

Wylie, TX 75089


Family Fun Dance Day

11:30 AM – 2:00 PM

The Launch at Hingham Shipyard

25 Shipyard Dr.

Hingham, MA 02043

ATLANTA WAGA and The Atlantic Station Dance Expo

1:00 – 6:00 PM

Atlantic Station’s Central Park

245 18th St.

Atlanta, GA 30312

WASHINGTON DC National Dance Day Flash Mob1:00 – 5:00 PM National Mall, directly below Capital

Washington, DC 20024

Between 3rd, Jefferson, 4th, and Madison Streets

PHOENIX 101.5 JamZ

Lady Gaga Dance Off

5:00 – 6:00 PM

US Airways Center Courtyard

201 East Jefferson Street

Phoenix, AZ 85004

TAMPA All-Day Dance CelebrationAll-day Arthur Murray Palm Harbor

34930 US Highway 19

Palm Harbor, FL 34684

SACRAMENTO KTXL and KBMB-FM Dance Party and Concert

5:00 – 7:00 PM

Tre Nightclub

1212 Howe Avenue

Sacramento, CA 95825

SAN DIEGO Jazzercise Super Session

Time TBD

Jazzercise Mira Mesa

11048 Ice Skate Place

San Diego, CA 92126

NASHVILLE Miss Amy’s Competitive Edge Dance Studio

9:00 AM – 3:00 PM

Miss Amy’s Competitive Edge Dance/Wellness Expo

209 Henslee Drive

Dickson, TN 37055

SALT LAKE CITY National Dance Day Event

4:00 – 10:00 PM

UVU Campus

Mc Kay Events Center

800 W. University Parkway

Orem, UT 84058

DAYTON Dance Event

Ticket sales support charity

Time TBD

The Studio Fitness

698 W. National Rd.

Vandalia, OH

URBANA Free dance showcaseTime TBD Urbana Village Shopping Center

Intersection of 335 (Frederick Rd.) and Route 80

WESLASCO Dance EventTime TBD Burton School of Dance

159 South Border Ave.

Weslasco, TX 78596

HUNTSVILLE Dance Day Celebration Bridge Street Town Center

340 The Sridge Street, Ste. 206

Huntsville, AL

CHICO KCVU Dance/Health  & Wellness Event

8:00 PM – Midnight

In-Motion Fitness

1293 East 1st Avenue

Chico, CA 95926

MILWAUKEE The Peck School of the Arts

Dance MFA students showcase

6:15 – 7:15 PM

The Peck School of the Arts
SPOKANE Northwest Dance AssociationNappyTabs routine at “Art on the Green” Art on the Green Festival

Old Fort Sherman Grounds

1000 West Garden Ave.

Coeur d’Alene, ID 83814

HOPSKINSVILLE Dance EventTime TBD Little River Park

Hopkinsville, KY

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338 comments on “National Dance Day Events Near You“

  1. Ruth Goodstein - Boynton Beach, FL - wrote:

    Thank you so much for the wonderful idea of National Dance Day. We held, what we hope will be, only the first of many more years of National Dance Day. We had 120 dancers at our event. We did line dancing, soul line dancing, zumba and israeli dancing. It was an over the top, spectacular – not to mention exhausting – day. The teachers were awesome and you could feel the camaraderie and love that filled the room. Again, thank you, from all of us who attended this memorable event. Ruthie

    8/1/2010 12:59 AM UTC

  2. Ruthie - wrote:

    Thank you so much for the wonderful idea of National Dance Day. We held, what we hope will be, only the first of many more years of National Dance Day. We had 120 dancers at our event. We did line dancing, soul line dancing, zumba and israeli dancing. It was an over the top, spectacular – not to mention exhausting – day. The teachers were awesome and you could feel the camaraderie and love that filled the room. Again, thank you, from all of us who attended this memorable event. Ruthie

    8/1/2010 1:03 AM UTC

  3. Rita - wrote:

    I want to thank the Arthur Murray dance Studio of Palm Harbor, Florida for hosting a National Dance Day party. The only place in Florida to do so! Their very friendly staff put on a great party which included teaching everyone the Napoleon and Tabitha routine. It was a lot of fun!

    8/1/2010 4:39 AM UTC

  4. Michelle Ortega - wrote:

    I produced a short documentary called “Adult Beginner Ballet” that features Kathy Mata, a 60 year-old dedicated instructor, who is determined to teach her students (ranging in ages from 16-80) the beautiful and technically challenging art of ballet. You can check it out on the KQED Truly California website at:

    8/2/2010 12:46 PM UTC

  5. BMD - wrote:

    Portland, Oregon had a 2 hour Zumba dance party at Matt Dishman Community Center.

    8/10/2010 5:27 PM UTC

  6. Larry - wrote:

    There is more information here about last year’s National Dance Day than the upcoming one. Hard to get people excited when there is no info. Should have a dedicated web page on the site that is easy to find and up-to-date!!!

    7/6/2011 6:18 PM UTC

  7. barbara sterling - wrote:

    does anyone know where national dance day will have a group in michigan..i cant find a thing here….also where on line can we learn the dance being done this year…

    7/7/2011 8:59 PM UTC

  8. Menina - wrote:

    Saturday is July 30 and Sunday is the 31. Which day is it? The date on the website says Sat, July 31 which doesn’t exist. Can someone please clarify

    7/9/2011 7:54 PM UTC

  9. DeNeen Collins - wrote:

    How can I get information for our NDD 2011 event being held in Fishers, IN?

    7/12/2011 5:42 AM UTC

  10. Tiffany - wrote:

    I am looking for a Dance Day Event in Santa Cruz California. Anything going on at Boardwalk?

    7/14/2011 10:53 AM UTC

  11. Giselle Landau - wrote:

    Is National Dance Day Saturday July 30th, 2011 or Sunday the 31st ?
    thank you

    7/15/2011 1:43 PM UTC

  12. marilyn - wrote:

    Where is this being held in Miami or Ft Lauderdale. You need to post this!
    Thank you

    7/19/2011 6:37 PM UTC

  13. StudioM Dance Company - wrote:

    We will be hosting a free community event in Sycamore, IL for National Dance Day. We will teach one or more of the the National Dance Day Routines as time/ages permit.

    WHEN: Saturday, July 30
    WHERE: Downtown Sycamore, IL in the Community Parking Lot on State and Sacramento (Next to the Sycamore Movie Theater)
    TIME: 10 am – Noon
    Registration begins at 9:30
    Performances begin at Noon

    Come out and join us!!

    7/20/2011 1:15 PM UTC

  14. Alli - wrote:

    So I will be visting New York City On National Dance Day, and at first I was really excited that I was going to be in a big city for this day, since I’m from Wyoming. But now I see that there is only 1 thing going on in New York and none of the close six flags seem to be participating. :( I’m a little bummed! If anyone has any info for more things going on in New York for this please post it!!!!

    7/21/2011 1:51 PM UTC

  15. Joy - wrote:

    I’ll be visiting Savannah GA on National Dance Day. Does anyone nkow if they are planning an event there?

    7/23/2011 9:54 AM UTC

  16. Laura Montoya - wrote:

    I have a question is there going to be an activity down here in Miami?! if there is where exactly, at what time and such!

    7/25/2011 8:46 AM UTC

  17. Our Wellness Center - wrote:

    Hosting a Dance Day @ Royal Oak Intermediate School , in Covina, CA on Saturday July 30th from 9am-11am. Dance, dance, dance the morning away!!

    7/26/2011 10:29 AM UTC

  18. alysia garcia - wrote:

    is there a flash mob in vallejo for discovery kindgom six flags?

    7/28/2011 7:23 PM UTC

  19. Janet - wrote:

    Is there an event planned in the SF bay area? In Silicon Valley area? Thanks!

    7/28/2011 7:57 PM UTC

  20. This weekend’s events happening near YOU! | Betterfly - wrote:

    [...] in the Austin area but still want to be a part of National Dance Day? Check out the listings for a place near you that’s [...]

    7/29/2011 9:56 AM UTC

  21. Jaimee H. - wrote:

    what’s up? Nothing in Minneapolis/St. Paul. 2nd year in a row I was looking for something and disappointed…how do we change this?

    7/29/2011 10:01 AM UTC

  22. Noel - wrote:

    What? No San Francisco/Bay Area events?? But you’ve held auditions here and you KNOW we can dance!

    7/29/2011 1:47 PM UTC

  23. Sarah Hert - wrote:

    Everyone in the Spokane Washington area…Learn your Nappytabs choreo and meet us in front of Macy’s at Northtown to go “mob” a couple of places! =)

    7/29/2011 3:00 PM UTC

  24. Vinell - wrote:

    Are there going to be any National Dance Day events in St Petersburg, Florida? If so where and what time? Thanks!

    7/29/2011 3:05 PM UTC

  25. Amanda - wrote:

    I wish there was going to be an event in Arkansas ! :\

    7/30/2011 11:02 AM UTC

  26. RP - wrote:

    National Dance Day is to be held annually on the last Saturday of July. So Happy National Dance Day everybody!
    “Shake That!” :D

    7/30/2011 3:28 PM UTC

  27. Leatha Mcculley - wrote:

    Heya i¡¯m for the first time here. I came across this board and I find It really useful & it helped me out a lot. I hope to give something back and help others like you aided me.

    9/1/2011 8:09 PM UTC

  28. Mary C. - wrote:

    Looking for a group in Rochester, NY?

    7/1/2012 8:56 AM UTC

  29. linda - wrote:

    dear linda
    dance today so you think you can dance

    7/7/2012 5:47 AM UTC

  30. Mama G - wrote:

    Is there a flash mob in Times Square? Or somewhere in NYC?

    7/8/2012 2:56 AM UTC

  31. barbara - wrote:

    Anyone know if there’s anything plan for Little Rock, AR or near that area?

    7/11/2012 5:59 PM UTC

  32. Ballet Austin - wrote:

    Ballet Austin’s Butler Community School is home to the Austin, TX, National Dance Day event:

    7/18/2012 8:11 AM UTC

  33. Michelle Joelle - wrote:

    Super excited for National Dance Day! If you’re in the Philadelphia Area, we’ve got a great event during the day at the Ethical Society in Rittenhouse Square – a Lindy Hop Crash Course (!/events/132485253558487/).

    There’s also a Dance Day event in the evening with lessons in a variety of styles, social dancing, and some great performances. Hope to see you out there! :)

    7/24/2012 5:42 AM UTC

  34. Megan - wrote:

    Wow, really no events anywhere in the SF Bay Area? Too late for me to organize one, and I find that really hard to believe and disappointing guys!!

    7/24/2012 12:55 PM UTC

  35. Ranjani - wrote:

    New Yorkers… wat plans for NDD 2012 ??? Last year’s events keeps popping up n misleading ppl.. Wats happening this tym?? :)

    7/25/2012 5:19 PM UTC

  36. Shari - wrote:

    If you are in the Atlanta area, we are doing flashmobs of the Zumba routine. Please go to for more information!

    7/25/2012 8:11 PM UTC

  37. eileen - wrote:

    nyc what are we doing ??? We should have a flash mob !!! Someone start it and Im sure well all follow !!! We should do it at night !!!! How fun would that look with lights !!!!!

    7/27/2012 11:32 AM UTC

  38. Shreya - wrote:

    I thought Asuka was denftiiely overrated and no where near as good a ballroom dancer as we have had in the past. I don\’t think she is even on the same level as Lacey or Chelsea (and of course she\’s not as good as Anya . Nigel kept saying she had great personality but I didn\’t see that either. I\’m glad she is off the show.I think Karla and Vitolio will be good dancing together.

    1/3/2013 7:27 AM UTC

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