This list was generated by: Two Left Feet Dance Lessons in Altamonte Springs, Florida 32714
407-297-9048 for private dance lessons from the Dancing Doctor. If you would like to add a venue to this list, please click here.
Where to Dance Orlando: Last revised on May 21, 2017. Please do NOT go to a dance based on this list because dances change without notice. If you cannot get in touch with the venue, please call me. I will try to help.
Diana Jo Rossano’s Ballroom Dance definition: Waltz & Foxtrot are danced in the line-of-dance (counter clockwise around the perimeter of the dance floor) Dances Include: Bolero, Cha cha, Hustle, Rumba, Salsa Dancing, Samba, Swing, (East Coast & West Coast Swing), Tango. Usually one dance mixer. (change partners)
Beardall Senior Center Thursday & Saturday Evening Dances 800 South Delaney Avenue Orlando, Florida 32806 On the Last Saturday of the month there is a NON senior dance from 7:30 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. Planned & supported by the City of Orlando. Attend with your own partner or plan a group outing with just your friends. Geared for Seniors: Big band and slower-paced music. An opportunity to be the snot-nosed kid at the dance. Very friendly and inspirational dancers! More information: (407) 246-2637
Every Friday dance 7:00 to 11:00 for $5.00. - 12100 W. Colonial Dr., Winter Garden FL 34734 - Website: http://www.showcasewg.com/ - Email: BellaRoomWG@gmail.com - Information: - (407) 347-9914
Dance Club of Central Florida
Every Sunday from 3:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Secret Lake Park Recreational Center 17/92 & Secret Way Casselberry, Florida 32707 More Information: 407-263-8593 Website: http://www.danceclubofcentralflorida.com
Mark’s Street Senior Center 99 East Marks Street Orlando, Florida 32803 More information: (407) 245-0921 Tuesday, Wednesday & Friday Dances 7:30 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. Planned & supported by the Orange County Parks & Recreation 2nd Friday of the month is a tea dance 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. Band plays music. Attend with your own partner or plan a group date with friends. Geared for Seniors: Big band plays slower-paced music. An opportunity to be the snot-nosed kid at the dance. Very friendly and in- inspirational dancers!
Rhythm and Smooth Dance Club. 3950 South US Highway 17 92, Casselberry, FL. (407) 677-1569
https://rhythmandsmooth.club/ This website does NOT have a calendar. The personnel are not helpful. I found information that said there was a dance every Saturday except the second Saturday. I showed up on the first Saturday and they had a party planned so the dance was cancelled. My advice? Call before you attend or you may have your time wasted as I did.
Rob and Dees Ballroom dance on the Fourth Saturday of the month Starts at 7:30 to 10:00 p.m. Cost $10. at 99 East Marks Street Orlando, Florida 32803 More information: 407-637-5934
Renaissance Center 3850 S. Econlockhatchee Trail Orlando, Florida 407-254-9070 Saturdays at 6:00 p.m. for dinner and dancing $10.
Venetian Ballroom Dance, 10685 E Colonial Drive, Orlando, FL 32817, (407) 346-4790 Dance every first and third Sundays at 4:00 p.m. for a one-hour dance lesson and at 5:00 begins the Ballroom Dance until 8:30. Admission is $12. per person.
Nannette’s Dance Monthly dances – date changes every month. 386-532-2624. Dances are held at: First Christian Church, 2565 East Kaley Avenue, Orlando, FL 32806
Diana Jo Rossano’s Social dance or salsa. Food or drink is served here as their main form of income to keep the lights on payroll paid.
Backstage Nightclub & Sports Bar, In the Rosen Hotel, 9700 International Drive, Orlando, FL 32819 On Thursday evenings it is Ladies Night. Call to find out if the DJ is spinning hits from 80’s, 90’s and Current Top-40 music. 9pm till Midnight – 407-996-9700.
Cork & Olive is located at 1061 S Sun Dr #1009, Lake Mary, FL 32746 and they do Latin Dancing on Friday nights. Please call ahead to make sure the event is still happening. (407) 323-0555
Blue Martini Thursday evenings at 8:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. 4200 Conroy Rd Suite H-246 Orlando, FL 32839 More Information: 407 447-2583 Download the list for more information or see my calendar in the upper right hand corner.
Café Murano This restaurant is close to my dance studio and is a nice place to take someone for an informal dinner with a live band after your dance lesson. A way to practice your new dance moves. The band does not play the entire time the restaurant is open, so call ahead. 309 Cranes Roost Boulevard Altamonte Springs, FL 32701 (407) 834-5880
Howl at the Moon, this is a bar and has a small dance floor – 8815 International Drive, Orlando, FL 32819 Phone: 407-354-5999
Latin Quarter at City Walk has two venues:
1) Universal Studios, Orlando 6000 Universal Blvd., Orlando, Florida 32819 Thursday, Friday & Saturday 9:30 p.m. to 2:00 a.m. Orlando, FL 32819 More information: (407) 224-2800
2) The Groove – 6000 UNIVERSAL BLVD, Orlando, Florida 32819 dance the night away to a mixture of high-energy house and trance music in this most unique dance club located in
City Walk at Universal Orlando. Daily 9:00 pm – 2:00 am Los Portales Restaurant – I received this information from a student. Please remember this venue wants to sell you food and drink and NOT dancing. Latin music on Friday and Saturday nights starting at 8:00 p.m. 1436 N. State Road 436 in Casselberry, FL 32707 407-681-4000
Matrix OR Metropolis Orlando - OR Cuba Libre (the name changes may mean new ownership. ) 9101 International Drive, Orlando, FL 32819 Located in Pointe Orlando – MON-SUN 10:00 pm-2:00 am Phone: 407-370-3700-
Gilt Nightclub (formerly Roxy’s) 740 Bennett Road, Orlando, Florida 32803. Salsa Latina Latin Club , 2783 North Orange Blossom Trail, Kissimmee, Florida 34744; Telephone: 407-870-0600 Samba Room – 7468 Sandlake Road, Orlando, FL 32819 407-226-0550 Remember the dance floor will be small because this business wants to sell you food and NOT dancing.
Samba Room is located off Dr. Phillips at Sandlake Road 407-226-0550 Tavern on the Lake –Friday evening at 11:00 p.m. – 2:00 a.m. Latin night 6996 Piazza Grande Avenue Orlando, FL 32835 (407) 233-2900 or (407) 293-6233
Diana Jo Rossano’s definition of Swing Dancing Swing is a broad term for this style of couple dancing. Like saying, “Apple.” There are different types of apples: Granny Smith, Gala, Red Delicious, etc. There are many types of swing, too.
1) Lindy hop named after Charles Lindbergh that “hopped” the Atlantic back in 1927 is an extremely fast music.
2) East Coast Swing that looks more like the dance from “Happy Days” of the 50’s & 60’s music.
3) West Coast Swing, frequently danced to blues and to pop music.
Beardall Senior Center Fourth Wednesday Swing Band Dance 7:30 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. 800 South Delaney Avenue Orlando, Florida 32806 More information: (407) 246-2637 Planned & supported by the City of Orlando Attend with your own partner or plan a group outing. Geared for Seniors: Big band and slower-paced music. An opportunity to be the snot-nosed kid at the dance. Very friendly and inspirational dancers!
Swing Era Productions Whirl & Twirl Dance Club 6949 Venture Circle Orlando, Florida More Information: (407) 947-8218 2nd &4th Saturday 8:00 p.m .to 11:00 p.m. Mostly Lindy-Style dancing (very energetic)
UCF Swing Club Fridays at 8:00 p.m. to 12:00 a.m. Mostly Lindy-Style dancing UCF Education Building, Multipurpose Room 174 off Alafaya Trail.
Straight up West Cost Dance. 2nd Friday of the month at RhythmX Orlando, 4081 LB McLeod Blvd. Orlando, FL 32811. Just minutes off of I-4 & Exit 79, FL Turnpike, and the East-West Expressway.
Diana Jo Rossano’s definition of Country-Western Dancing. If you like Country Western music, you have found a great place to dance to your music. Dances you may want to learn: Nightclub two step (slow dance), Cha cha, triple two step, east coast swing, west coast swing and Country Western two step.
The Barn 1200 South French Avenue Sanford, Florida 407-324-2276 Wednesdays – Line dancing lessons at 7:00 p.m. five dollar cover charge Fridays – Couple dancing lessons at 7:00 p.m. five dollar cover charge Country Western style dancing. Smoking is allowed at this location. There is a “Non-Smoking seating section.
Cowboys 1315 Monte Carlo Trail Orlando, Florida 32805 www.cowboysorlando.com Open Thursday through Saturday 8:00 p.m. to 2:00 a.m. Country Western style of dancing. Smoking is allowed at this bar. I’ve been told that the ventilation system is not very good. I haven’t tried this location.
Line Dancing on Wednesdays with the Dance Diva, Lynn Wolfy’s Restaurant, 520 N. Palmetto Avenue, Sanford, Florida 32771, you can call the restaurant to see if the lesson is still happening. (352) 787-6777
Post Time 2500 U. S. Highway 17/92 Longwood, Florida 32750 407-834-9396 Swing dance, hustle, cha cha, free style dancing. The Beach Boppers club (over 65 years old) meet here Sundays at 7:00 p.m. & Wednesdays 7:30 p.m.