Couples and singles are welcome to our Saturday night social dances at Varsity Community Association. Admission is $12 for Members and $15.00 for Guests, CASH ONLY! A 2024 Club membership is only $15.00. 

Dance lessons will be offered before most dances at 6:30 pm. Participants can enter from 6:20 pm until the beginning of the class only.

The doors will re-open for social dance attendees at 7:20 pm. Our LIVE BAND plays from 7:30 – 10:30 pm.

Our licensed bar offers alcoholic and non alcoholic beverages. FREE coffee and tea are available from 7:30 pm. We have a mixer dance at 8:45 pm and FREE snacks at the 9:45 pm break. You may bring snacks.

With a 3,648-square-foot wood dance floor and a live band, you will be up  Ballroom, Latin, and Country dancing as well as shakin’ your booty to pop, rock ‘n roll and songs covering many genres.

No Runners or black-soled shoes that leave marks. No soiled or unkempt attire.

Saturday, July 6 2024

Our Stampede Dance – Western dress optional

6:20 pm Doors Open for dance lesson participants

6:30 pm East Coast Swing Dance Lesson

7:20 pm Doors Re-Open for our Social Dance

7:30 – 10:30 pm Social Dance

 Band: Joel Spire – See his Website

For over 40 years Joel has been a professional entertainer, pianist, and vocalist. To date his repertoire consists of over 800 songs spanning over 6 decades of music.

BAND: JOEL SPIRE

Saturday, July 20th 2024

6:20 pm Doors Open for dance lesson participants

6:30 pm Waltz Dance Lesson

7:20 pm Doors Re-Open for our Social Dance

7:30 – 10:30 pm Social Dance

Band: Silence In B’tween Check out their Website

Silence In B’tween” is a professional, soft and ‘easy on the ears’ musical group of ‘fun-loving’ and passionate musicians who love blending classic musical genres of many generations, from the 40’s era to the modern scene. We play Foxtrots, Rumbas, Waltzes, Cha-Cha’s, Two-Step and contemporary dancing styles from a repertoire of Yesteryear Pop/Vocal Greats, 50’s Rock & Roll/Do-wop, Swing/Jazz, Traditional Country and 70’s Soft Rock music. We pretty well have no boundaries on musical styles.

Music for social dancing in Calgary on Saturday nights

Saturday, August 24th 2024

6:20 pm Doors Open for dance lesson participants

6:30 pm  Foxtrot Dance Lesson

7:20 pm Doors Re-Open for our Social Dance

7:30 – 10:30 pm Social Dance

Band: Lindberg Express Check out their Facebook Page 

Lindberg Express is a duo that plays a wide variety of music including contemporary, rumba, samba, west and east coast swing, waltz, foxtrot, two-step, jive, rock and roll, country, country rock, classic rock, blues, and bluegrass.

Minus One Club Social Dances 2023

Saturday, Sept 7th 2024

6:20 pm Doors Open for dance lesson participants

6:30 pm Mambo Dance Lesson

7:20 pm Doors Re-Open for our Social Dance

7:30 – 10:30 pm Social Dance

 Band: Joel Spire – See his Website

For over 40 years Joel has been a professional entertainer, pianist, and vocalist. To date his repertoire consists of over 800 songs spanning over 6 decades of music.

BAND: JOEL SPIRE

Saturday, September  21st 2024

6:20 pm Doors Open for dance lesson participants

6:30 pm Dance Lesson TBA

7:20 pm Doors Re-Open for our Social Dance

7:30 – 10:30 pm Social Dance

Band: Silence In B’tween Check out their Website

Silence In B’tween” is a professional, soft and ‘easy on the ears’ musical group of ‘fun-loving’ and passionate musicians who love blending classic musical genres of many generations, from the 40’s era to the modern scene. We play Foxtrots, Rumbas, Waltzes, Cha-Cha’s, Two-Step and contemporary dancing styles from a repertoire of Yesteryear Pop/Vocal Greats, 50’s Rock & Roll/Do-wop, Swing/Jazz, Traditional Country and 70’s Soft Rock music. We pretty well have no boundaries on musical styles.

Music for social dancing in Calgary on Saturday nights

Saturday, October 5th, 2024

6:20 pm Doors Open

6:30 pm NO Dance Lesson

7:30 – 10:30 pm Social Dance

Band: Jana and Danny are vocalists and multi-instrumentalists. See their Website

Jana and Danny will provide music for your dancing all night long

Saturday, October 19th, 2024

6:20 pm Doors Open for dance lesson participants

6:30 pm Dance Lesson TBA

7:20 pm Doors Re-Open for our Social Dance

7:30 – 10:30 pm Social Dance

Band: Lindberg Express Check out their Facebook Page 

Lindberg Express is a duo that plays a wide variety of music including contemporary, rumba, samba, west and east coast swing, waltz, foxtrot, two-step, jive, rock and roll, country, country rock, classic rock, blues, and bluegrass.

Minus One Club Social Dances 2023

Saturday, November 2nd, 2024

6:20 pm Doors Open

6:30 pm NO Dance Lesson

7:30 Our band plays util 10:30 pm

Band: Silence In B’tween Check out their Website

Silence In B’tween” is a professional, soft and ‘easy on the ears’ musical group of ‘fun-loving’ and passionate musicians who love blending classic musical genres of many generations, from the 40’s era to the modern scene. We play Foxtrots, Rumbas, Waltzes, Cha-Cha’s, Two-Step and contemporary dancing styles from a repertoire of Yesteryear Pop/Vocal Greats, 50’s Rock & Roll/Do-wop, Swing/Jazz, Traditional Country and 70’s Soft Rock music. We pretty well have no boundaries on musical styles.

Music for social dancing in Calgary on Saturday nights

Saturday, November 16th, 2024

6:20 pm Doors Open for dance lesson participants

6:30 pm Dance Lesson TBA

7:20 pm Doors Re-Open for our Social Dance

7:30 – 10:30 pm Social Dance

Band: Jana and Danny are vocalists and multi-instrumentalists. See their Website

Jana and Danny will provide music for your dancing all night long

Saturday, November 30th, 2024

6:20 pm Doors Open for dance lesson participants

6:30 pm  Dance Lesson TBA

7:20 pm Doors Re-Open for our Social Dance

7:30 – 10:30 pm Social Dance

Band: Lindberg Express Check out their Facebook Page 

Lindberg Express is a duo that plays a wide variety of music including contemporary, rumba, samba, west and east coast swing, waltz, foxtrot, two-step, jive, rock and roll, country, country rock, classic rock, blues, and bluegrass.

Minus One Club Social Dances 2023

Saturday, December 14th, 2024

6:20 pm Doors Open for dance lesson participants

6:30 pm Dance Lesson TBA

7:20 pm Doors Re-Open for our Social Dance

7:30 – 10:30 pm Social Dance

Band: TBA 

Saturday, December 26th 2024

6:20 pm Doors Open for dance lesson participants

6:30 pm Dance Lesson TBA

7:20 pm Doors Re-Open for our Social Dance

7:30 – 10:30 pm Social Dance

 Band: Joel Spire – See his Website

For over 40 years Joel has been a professional entertainer, pianist, and vocalist. To date his repertoire consists of over 800 songs spanning over 6 decades of music.

BAND: JOEL SPIRE