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APR5 Live in the Lounge: Thunder Road Fri 8 PM
APR 6 Live in the Lounge: Thunder Road Sat 8 PM
APR12 Friday Night Line Dancing (Free Class) Fri 7:30 PM
APR13 Live Music: Wilt Brothers Sat 8 PM
APR20 Live Music: Dakota Routes Sat 8 PM
APR27 Live Music: Cimarron Sat 8 PM
MAY11 Live Music: Wilt Brothers Sat 8 PM
Elk Creek
Steakhouse & Lounge
9408 Elk Creek Rd
Piedmont, SD 57769
Tel: 605-787-6349
Line Dancing Class
Hosted by

1/8
15
22
29
Line Dancing
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Let’s have some fun line dancing!!!
No Partner Needed!
If you are a new dancer or seasoned, this will be fun and great exercise!!!
This is a drop-in class. You can come anytime.
($10 per night)
Hosted by Heartland Dancing
Every Tuesday, Jan 8, 2019 - Jan 29, 2019
Rapid City Aquatics
125 Waterloo St
Rapid City, SD 57701
(605) 394-5223
Beginner
Cha Cha Class
Hosted by

1/8
15
22
29
Beginner Cha Cha
7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
The Cha Cha is a rhythmical Latin dance which originated in the 1940s
as a modified form of Mambo. It’s fun, energetic, and flirtatious.
This dance is easily distinguished from other dances by its addictive
“Step, Step, Cha Cha Cha” rhythm.
No Partner – No problem.
$35/person for 4 weeks or $10 per night
Hosted by Heartland Dancing
Every Tuesday, Jan 8, 2019 - Jan 29, 2019
Rapid City Aquatics
125 Waterloo St
Rapid City, SD 57701
(605) 394-5223
Rapid City Aquatics
125 Waterloo St
Rapid City, SD 57701
(605) 394-5223

 1/30 - 3/6


No class
2/13 & 2/20
BEGINNING LINE DANCING
Instructor: Debbie Ellerton
Come join the crowd and try on some of the latest line dances…no partner needed
for this class, so don't sit home because you don't have a partner, come join the
movement! These steps are easy to learn, great exercise for everyone, and something
you can do your life long. We will dance to all types of music and numerous dance
rhythms.
Ages 10 and above welcome!
101032-S19A
$32 for 4 sessions -
Wednesdays, 1/30 - 3/6
NOTE: No class 2/13 & 2/20.
6:30 - 7:30 PM
Meadowbrook Elementary School
3125 W. Flormann St.
Rapid City, SD 57702

 1/30 - 3/6


No class
2/13 & 2/20
JITTERBUG DANCING FOR THE BEGINNER
Instructor: Debbie Ellerton
The Jitterbug is so fun to do and it seems to be the dance all ages enjoy…everyone
is always smiling while jitterbugin'! If you want to learn how, this 4-week class will
teach you the basics. You will learn turns and fun moves of this swinging dance.
This very social dance can be done at any occasion and you will have a blast even if
it's in the living room. We will dance to a variety of music from country to funky.
Bring your partner as tuition is for two.
101015-S19A
$48 /couple for 4 sessions -
 Wednesdays, 1/30 - 3/6
NOTE: No class 2/13 & 2/20.
7:45 - 8:45 PM
Meadowbrook
Elementary School

3125 W. Flormann St.
Rapid City, SD 57702
park by brown gym door

Summer Nights
May 31
June 7
June 14
June 21
June 28
July 5
July 12
July 19
July 26
August 2
August 9
August 16
August 23
August 30
Summer Nights is a free event for all ages. There's no better way to enjoy the vibrant nightlife of Rapid City. The event occurs every Thursday during the summer from 6 to 9 p.m. in Downtown Rapid City, on Main St. between Sixth St. and Mt. Rushmore Rd., and on Seventh St. between Main and St. Joseph streets.
LIVE BAND
May 31 - Brandon Jones
June 7 - Trucker Radio
June 14 - Dirty Word
June 21 - Jagertown
June 28 - Tripwire
July 5 - 32 Below
July 12 - Judd Hoos
July 19 - October Road
July 26 - 35th & Taylor
August 2 - Ryan Chrys & the Rough Cuts
August 9 - Crash Wagon
August 16 - Pumpin' Ethyl
August 23 - Layla with Twenty-one 20
August 30 - Brandon Jones
Downtown
Rapid City

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The 39 Dance Club is a membership dinner/dance club
that hosts 6 dinner/dances from October thru April each year.

Membership dues:
Beginning February 1, 2018 and continuing through April 2019, annual dues will be reduced from $90/couple to just $60/couple. Generally, dues are paid just prior to the first dance of the year. The membership dues are used to pay for the bands. If you join the club after the first of the year, then membership dues are reduced to $30/couple for the remainder of the year.
 

2018 Dances

​​10-06-2018
Arrowhead CC
Band TBD  

           
​​11-10-2018
Arrowhead CC
Easy Sounds​

12-31-2018
Ramkota
Lyle Berry Band

Visitors and guests: 
We invite you to come for a test drive. A couple may attend one dance without paying any membership dues! 
We want you to experience an evening with us and hope that you choose to become a member.
Contact the host couple at lease 5 days before any dance and we will get your reservation,
meal choice and answer any questions you may have.
 
dance@39dance.com
Arrowhead Country Club
3675 Sheridan Lake Rd
 Rapid City, South Dakota 57702

Ramkota Hotel
2111 N LaCrosse Street
Rapid City, SD 57701
  The Blind Lion Speakeasy, Rapid City, South Dakota “I have a ticket to see the blind lion.” Remember that phrase after owner Tony DeMaro texts you instructions for accessing the speakeasy below Murphy’s Pub and Grill. (How to get that text? Search Murphy Pub’s Facebook feed or ask pub staff.) Waitstaff get into the speakeasy spirit: Men in suits sport curled moustaches, and women wear glittering flapper-inspired dresses. A mainstay cocktail is the potent, herb-flavor absinthe-based Green Fairy.

(605) 791-2244; murphyspubandgrill.com
The Blind Lion Speakeasy
Below
Murphy's Pub & Grill
510 9th Street
Rapid City, SD 57701
(605) 791-2244
  Saturday Night Dance-OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
Wilt Brothers Band
Sat, Mar 24, 2018 7:30pm - 10:30pm
Event Calendar
Canyon Lake
Senior Center

2900 Canyon Lake Drive
Rapid City SD 57702
605-721-8710
Sunshine Saloon     Sunshine Saloon
3226 W Fairground Loop
Spearfish, SD 57783
(605) 641-9095
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Wilt Brothers Band
 
The Wilt Brothers will be playing
at the Moose Lodge in Rapid City
on Sunday, April 22
from 1:00 - 5:00;
$5 cover charge;
food will be available.
841 E ST PATRICK ST
RAPID CITY, SD 57701-5751
Phone: (605) 342-2760

Moose Lodge
841 E ST PATRICK ST
RAPID CITY, SD 57701
Phone: (605) 342-2760
 
Live Bands every Friday and Saturday
crashwagon-971851462-n-dc0a974c.jpgBand- Crash Wagon
March 23, 2018  - March 24, 2018  8:00 pm - 8:00 pm
wilt-bros-a52227f3.jpgBand- Wilt Brothers Band
March 30, 2018  - March 31, 2018  8:00 pm - 8:00 pm

layla-63f4d743.jpgBand- Layla with Twenty One 20

April 6, 2018  - April 7, 2018  8:00 pm - 8:00 pm 

Twenty One 20 took the Black Hills area by storm in 2003, not as a new band, but as the popular band formerly called Faded Blue. With a new direction in music and vocals, Twenty One 20 quickly became a crowd favorite again and remains as such today. Band members of Twenty One 20 have been privileged to performed with some amazing artists such as Vince Gill, Joan Jett & The Blackhearts, Neil Young, and more. Their immense passion for music shines through their talent both musically and vocally.

Twenty One 20 is a band for all ages that plays a wide variety of music -everything from Classic Rock to Country, to Pop. Their ever changing repertoire includes songs from artists like Adele, Carrie Underwood, Joan Jett, Miranda Lambert, Rolling Stones, Little Big Town, Pink and so much more!

Band members include Bob Walker, Tony Johnson and Layla Thomas.

 

Band- Flannel Band

April 13, 2018  - April 14, 2018  8:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Band- Blue Street

April 20, 2018  - April 21, 2018  8:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Live Band

crashwagon-971851462-n-dc0a974c.jpgBand- Crash Wagon

April 27, 2018   8:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Robbinsdale Lounge
803 E Saint Patrick St
Rapid City, SD 5770
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Branding Iron, Belle Fourche, SD

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730pm tonight!!!
19079 US Highway 85
Belle Fourche, SD 57717
(605) 892-2503
  https://www.facebook.com/WestDakotaImprov/

No dancing, but might be an interesting night out to a comedy club.
The Basement
632 1/2 SAINT JOSEPH STREET
Rapid City, SD 57701
 
No dancing (that I know of) but might be an interesting night out to a small theatre performance and Dinner.


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Firehouse Brewing Company
610 Main St.
Rapid City, SD

https://www.facebook.com/445MartiniLounge/
 

 MAR2 Johnny Hastings  9 PM

MAR16 & 17
The Business & Entertainment Presents St. Patrick's Day

MAR 30 & 31
Dan Sherrill

APR 6 & 7
High Rise @ The 445

(Note: Did not see a dance floor ,
but there is a small area to dance in in front of the band)

445 Martini Lounge
The Rushmore
Hotel & Suites
445 Mt. Rushmore Rd.
Rapid City, SD 57701
Wednesday Classes

4/25 
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Teddy's SportsBar
& NightClub
826 Main St
Rapid City, SD 57701
(605) 343-1931
Wednesday Classes

5/9 - 30 
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Teddy's SportsBar
& NightClub
826 Main St
Rapid City, SD 57701
(605) 343-1931
"Tuesdays At Teddy's"
 
"Tuesdays At Teddy's"
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Teddy's SportsBar
& NightClub
826 Main St
Rapid City, SD 57701
(605) 343-1931
Dinner and DJ Dance

  Dinner and DJ Dance
Dance starts at 7:00pm
Dancing is downstairs, huge dance floor, DJ music, wide variety of dance music.
No Cover charge, free to everybody
Dinner: on your own, served upstairs in dining room
just drop in around 6 or anytime after that
No reservations needed - order from menu
Rapid City
Elks Lodge

3333 Jolly Lane
Rapid City, SD
(605) 348-2557

https://www.tallyssilverspoon.com/
 

Join us every Friday and Saturday evening
for live music
from 7pm-9pm

Tally's Silver Spoon
530 6th Street
Rapid City, SD 57701
Tel. 605-342-7621
 

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   Saturday Night Line Dancing
(Free Class)

We have free Line Dancing Lessons from 7pm to 8pm hosted by SDSM&T swing group: Two Left Feet.
This is a fun event for any skill level from beginner to experienced, open to any age. It's a great way to meet new people and to get out and have a good time! Start with the lessons and stay for DJ country music from 8pm to 11pm.


Live Band in the Lounge:
Dakota Country Band
Friday, March 16
and
Saturday, March 17
8 PM - 12 AM
Elk Creek
Steakhouse & Lounge
9408 Elk Creek Rd
Piedmont, SD 57769
Tel: 605-787-6349
    The Outlaw
616 5th Ave
Belle Fourche, SD 57717
 

Indoor Club Amistad
Social dance
Every Saturday
Starts 8pm.

Indoor Club Amistad
316 Villa Dr
Box Elder, SD 57719
  APR20
S. Hwy 85 Band
8:00 pm - 12:00 am
$5 cover for 21 and older,
$10 cover for 20 and under.
Besler's Cadillac Ranch
19314 Helmer Road
Saint Onge, SD 57779
 

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Murphy's Pub & Grill
510 9th Street
Rapid City, South Dakota 57701
(605) 791-2244


Rapid City Swing Dancing Meetup
 
Dance Lessons are held every Tuesday night
Our Swing Dance group has MOVED to the Minneluzahan Senior Citizens Center here in Rapid City. Lessons are held every Tuesday night in the Shuffleboard room. Use side entrance. There are 2 classes: 7-8pm Lindy Hop or Charleston or specialty class 8-9pm Beginner East Coast Swing $10 per class per person. Seniors 60 and over get in for $5. *CASH only please (so I can pay the venue each night). *No smoking, no alcohol.*

Minneluzahan Senior
Citizens Center

315 N 4th St Rapid City, SD 57701 605-394-1887
 

WE AIN'T THAT FANCY...BUT WE'RE ALOT OF FUN

LIVE MUSIC EVERY FRIDAY 9PM-1AM

 

Enjoy some of the best local musicians in the Black Hills, playing a variety of music with an emphasis in the country, and a little bit of rock-n-roll!!!
Joe's Place
4302 Pendleton Drive, Rapid City, South Dakota  57701
(605) 394-7716
Guest Night & Open House
 
Guest Night & Open House
at Rapid City's
premiere ballroom dance club. 
$20 at the door gives you an evening to remember. With an introductory group lesson starting at 7pm.
Followed by a social party and demonstrations of other dances. No experience or partner necessary.
Event Link on Facebook 
 
National Dance Clubs
811 Disk Dr
Suite 9
Rapid City, SD 57701
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