Ordway's Summer Dance Series



    Ordway Center for the Performing Arts
    345 Washington St.
    Saint Paul, MN 55102

    Thursday nights beginning June 13th at 5:30 p.m.
    in Rice Park, music begins at 7:15 p.m.


    The Ordway’s Summer Dance series is back this summer. Come out for live music and dancing in Rice Park. From ballroom to surf rock, every Thursday highlights a different style of dance and music. All ages and dance abilities will enjoy the free one-hour lesson from professional dance instructors. Then relax and enjoy live music from some fantastic local performers.

    June 13 – Surf Rock
    Band: The Fractals
    Surf Rock Dance Instruction: Arthur Murray

    June 20 – Salsa
    Band: Salsa del Soul
    Salsa Dance Instruction: Manuel & Carmen Rubio

    June 27 – Polka
    Band: DyVersaCo
    Polka Dance Instruction: Stan and Darlene Wandersee

    July 4
    No Summer Dance Event due to July 4 holiday

    July 11 – R & B/Soul – Steppin’
    Band: Ray Covington and The Maxx Band
    Steppin’ Dance Instruction: TC Steppers/Kevin Johnson

    July 18 – Swing
    Band: Riverside Swing Band
    Swing Dance Instruction: Arthur Murray

    July 25 – Ballroom
    Band: Jerry O’Hagan and his Orchestra
    Ballroom Dance Instruction: Cinema Ballroom

    We hope to see you rain or shine. Alternate rain locations will be announced.

    Ordway tango

    Ordway tango

    Ordway swing dance

    Ordway swing dance

    Ordway swing dance