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Don’t miss the new session …

New Session Started -- not too late to join!

The new session started last week, but you can still join! Have you ever thought about trying ballroom dancing? Want to meet new friends? Need some exercise or a new hobby? This is your opportunity to enjoy FREE ballroom classes if you are new to ABD! Whether you’re a true beginner, an intermediate dancer or well on your way to perfection, this session has something for you. Anyone new to ABD is welcome to try an evening of dancing free of charge or obligation. Just show up and enjoy! Classes are held at the Hancock Recreation Center/Golf Course, 811 E. 41st Street. This session offers the following dance styles/levels:

  • Level 1:  Rumba and Salsa
  • Level 2:  Hustle, Quickstep and East Coast Swing
  • Level 3:  Waltz
  • Level 4:  West Coast Swing
  • Level 5:  Tango

Classes are held on Tuesdays and Thursdays starting at 7:30 and 8:30 and are open to both couples and singles.  Regular partner rotation assures everyone gets to dance. Those who do not wish to rotate do not have to!  See the Classes page for additional information such as prices, days and times.

See you in class!

Ballroom Dancing in Austin

We are a non-profit club dedicated to bringing ballroom dancing to the Austin area at a reasonable price.

We specialize in ballroom, from the smooth waltz and foxtrot to the sassy cha cha, rumba and bolero. All of the ballroom dances are taught in our group classes and practiced at our social dances.

We hope you will check us out. We are a friendly social club with something for everyone. Partners are not required; we love to mix it up.

Group Classes

Group classes on Tuesdays and Thursdays at the beautiful Hancock Recreation Center/Golf Course. Highly qualified instructors provide a friendly teaching environment for all levels of dancers.

We have beginning classes every session plus an intermediate night for the more experienced dancer. Take your dancing to a higher level and shine on the dance floor.

See our Classes page for additional information.


Saturday Dances

Ballroom variety dances every first and third Saturday of the month at Go Dance North. A 30-minute mini-lesson at 7:30 is included with the price of admission.

DJs spin all types of ballroom music from 8:00 to 10:30. Open to all ballroom enthusiasts. Only $7 for members and full time students; $10 for all others.