Let's Dance in the Twin Ports of Duluth, MN and Superior, WI
 

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Country Dancers! updated 11/13

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Big Wave Dave and the Ripples
Blue Light Special
Blue Water Big Band
Centerville All Stars 
Don't Panic

Fatt Chance
Fired Up
Len & Lois
Ken Sievers Band
Rage N Country
Rock-A-Billy Revue
Showtime Band
The Bugs
The Shackshakers
Wildwood

Link to Twin Ports Dance Facebook Twin Ports Dance
       The Fractals


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KEITH'S  NEW YEAR'S DAY DANCE- 7 PM @ VFW!!!

UPDATE!  Keith's Thursday of the Month Dance @ Duluth American Legion-   Reminder - free dance class @ 7 PM - various dances will be taught each Thursday.  

Donny and Donna @ Clearwater Grill every Tuesday - 7 PM. 

Blue Water Big Band at Shrine Auditorium - WINTER DANCE PARTY - Tuesday, January 20 from 7 - 9:30 PM.  Snacks, Door Prizes, and Cash Bar.  Great dance floor - $5 cover.  Always a fun event - come join us!  SAVE the DATES:  Tuesday February 17 and Tuesday March 17. 

Friday, January 30 - Snowflake Social Dance @ Downtown Duluth YMCA - Potluck from 6-7, Dance dance instruction is from 6:30-7, dance to DJ from 7-10 pm.   Open to the public. Free to YMCA members - Public $5.00 - open to singles or couples ages 18+.

Saturday, February 7, 2015 - Blue Jean Ball @ the Otter Creek Event Center - Black Bear Casino.  5:00 Social Hour and Silent Auction  6:30 PM Dinner & Special Dessert - Dance, Drawings and Live Auction.  $40/person.  Call 218.879.3806.  Gramps with Amps Band - Good Rock & Roll.  Benefits Cloquet Educational Fund.  Tickets sell fast!

Friday, February 13, 2015 for the 18th annual Elegant Valentine Dinner Dance at Greysolon Plaza Ballroom. Social hour - 6pm. Plated dinner - 7PM. Dance to the fabulous sounds of the "Deans List" big band from 8-11. Advanced purchase only - $100 / couple by February 4. Reserve your spot now by contacting Cathy Hartman at 218-722-0662.  For more information, including special rates for an overnight stay in Duluth, go to https://www.facebook.com/ElegantValentineDinnerDance

Monday, February 16, Esko Jazz Big Band presents Sweetheart Swing Dance - playing music from the 40's and 50's @ Grandma's Sports Garden. 5 STAR Event!  View Flyer

Friday, April 10, 2015 - Dance it's Spring! Dinner Dance @ Kitchi Gammi Club (831 Superior St, Duluth, MN).  Social @ 5:30, Dinner @ 6:30, dance 7:30 - 10:30 PM to Scott Junkert, Greg Ciuleo and Friends Band.  $45 (?) RSVP to Steve Gutz - 218.724.4385 by April 4.  

DANCE CLASSES:

  • UPDATED for Fall - Duluth Community Education Classes - more below
  • Dance Classes at the Superior Moose - more below
  • Salsa Classes @ Duluth YMCA - Fridays, 6 - 7 PM - $35 YMCA - $40 Public - call YMCA for more info.  218.722.4745.

WEEKEND DANCE!
 

  Jan. 2/3 Jan. 9/10 Jan 16/17 Jan 23/24 Jan 30/31 Feb. 6/7 Feb. 13/14 Feb. 20/21
Cobalt Nightclub
& Cabaret
Grove, Inc Fatt Chance Rock-A-Billy
Revue
Manny B Urban Myth Shelby's Voyage The Bugs Stranded
Mr. D's
9:30 PM Start
N/A Pop Rocks 
Sat. Only
Tempted Fate Rhino
 Fri Only
South of Superior Gun and Garters Don't Panic Tempted Fate
Carlton VFW Don't Panic N/A N/A 50/50 
Fri. only
Stranded N/A Showtime N/A
Keyport
Great bands - small dance floor - good food
FRI:  5 -8 PM
SAT: 7 - 11 PM
Todd Echart - Fri

Russ Darwin & Returnables 
Sat Only

Double Play
Fri Only 

 

 

Jane Gang
Fri Only

Busterville
Sat. Only

Lounge Hounds
Fri Only

 

John N Andy
Fri Only

 

Mynx
Fri Only

Russ Darwin & Returnables 
Sat Only

Jane Gang
Fri Only
Jon and Andy
Fri Only

Showtime
Sat. Only

Other Showtime @ Island Lake Inn - Fri only

Showtime ! Dee's in Amnicon - Sat. only

Wildwood @ Island Lake Inn - Fri only

Mukluk Ball - Ken Sievers Band - Fri only

Don't Panic @ The Gopher

Showtime @ Capri - Sat. only

Don't Panic (unplugged) @ Players 

Rage N Country @ The River Inn, Cloquet

Fractals @ Player's Bar - Fri only

Rage N Country @ Winter Frolic - Two Harbors 7 PM - Sat. only

Wildwood @ Powerhouse

Showtime @ Island Lake Inn - Fri. only

COMING EVENTS:

DANCE CLASSES in the Twin Ports

Winter Spring Schedule Community Education Class Schedules:

DULUTH COMMUNITY DANCE CLASSES - Keith Miernicki, Instructor

Start Date City Location Time Dance Cost
Tuesday, January 6 - 27 Cloquet Garfield 7:45 - 8:45 PM Ballroom Dance $20 
Wednesday, January 21 - Feb 11 Duluth Lincoln 7:00 - 8:00 PM Ballroom Dance $20 
Friday, January 30 - Feb. 13 Esko  High School 7:00 - 8:00 Swing Dance $20 
Tuesday, February 3 - 24 Cloquet Garfield 7:45 - 8:45 PM Swing Dance $20 
Wednesday, February 25 - March 18 Duluth Lincoln 7:45 - 8:45 PM Swing Dance $20 
Tuesday, March 3 - 24 Cloquet Garfield 7:45 - 8:45 PM Ballroom $20 
Tuesday, April 7 - 28 Cloquet Garfield 7:45 - 8:45 PM Swing $20 

Registration & Questions? Check out the Community Education website (click on community programs in the left menu).  Walk-ins accepted

CLOQUET COMMUNITY DANCE CLASSES - Brian Cloud, Instructor, CCE phone or signup or ?'s:  (218) 879-1261

Direct link for sign up

HERMANTOWN COMMUNITY EDUCATION DANCE CLASSES -
Brian Cloud, Instructor, HCE phone or signup or ?'s:  (218) 729-7661
Direct link for sign up

Squirrel - Would you like to learn to swing dance?  Squirrel is now teaching intermediate to advanced swing classes on Tuesdays, at the Superior Moose Club  in Superior, WI from 7:30 - 9:00 PM. $4.00 per person. On going - come anytime - beginners welcome!

Country Dancers - Thursday nights at Caribou Ballroom - 7 PM (Tom Marchand)

Something new - PRIVATE DANCE LESSONS in your home.  At your leisure, skill level, and your pace.  Start at beginner skill level with foundation building steps and progress from there.  Dance patterns and rhythms available are Swing, Cha-Cha, Rumba, Tango, Two Step, Stroll and Electric Slid.  Group lessons welcome pay per session.  Call Keith Miernicki 729-8390.

KEITH'S THURSDAY DANCE - the 3rd. Thursday of each month open dance will be held on the 2nd floor at the Clyde Iron Works in Duluth, MN.  2910 W Michigan ST- Duluth, MN. 

All other Thursday nights, free Swing Dance Class and practice dance: (Swing, Rock & Roll, Stroll, Electric Slide), at the American Legion in West Duluth, 5814 Grand Ave. 7:30 PM. No Swing Dance the 3rd Thursday. Instructor: Keith Miernicki. call 218-729-8390; (888) 729-8390.   Check out the Twin Ports Dancer's Perpetual Calendar

COUNTRY DANCE CLASSES & EVENTS:
TUESDAY:  Squirrel will be teaching classes at the Superior Moose Club - 7:00 - 9:00 PM variety of dances will be taught - $4.00 / person
THURSDAYS: Caribou Ballroom - 7:00 - 9:30 PM $2.00 / person
SATURDAY: THIRD Saturday of each month: Caribou Ballroom - 7:00 - 10:30 PM $3.00 / person
Questions? Contact Phyllis & Jim - (218) 628-1213

DIRECTIONS to DANCE SITES

American Legion:  5814 Grand Avenue - Duluth, MN 55807-2456 - (218) 628-2181

Billy's:  3502 W. Tischer Road - Duluth, MN   (218) 525-3465

Buffalo House:  Hwy 35 S. to 245 exit - turn left - look for big Buffalo  2586 Guess Rd. Duluth, MN  (218) 6249901

Caribou Ball Room:  See Map

Clearwater Grille:  5135 North Shore Drive - Duluth, MN 55804 - (218 ) 525-4826

Clyde Ironworks:  2920 W Michigan St  Duluth, MN 55806 - (218) 727-1150

Jack's Place:  1923 Tower Ave, Superior, WI 54880 - (715) 392-1994

Keyport: 1900 Belknap Street, Superior, WI 54880 - Phone:(715) 392-3377

Log Cabin:  Take Hwy 2 south out of Superior (to beginning of freeway).  Turn right onto Hwy E - One mile on right. 2821 S. Cty Tke E, South Range, WI (715) 398-6170

Mr D's - 5622 Grand Avenue - Duluth, MN 55807-2540 - (218) 624-4178

Players Sports Bar - 4024 Grand Ave W. - Duluth, MN  (218) 624-7974 (alt. 218.310.4553)

PowerHouse:  423 N. 3rd Ave. E.  - Proctor, MN (218) 624-0626

Runway Bar & Grill:  4766 W. Arrowhead Rd - Hermantown, MN 55811 - (218) 727-5061

The Other Place:  3930 E Calvary Road, Duluth, MN (218) 733-0214

VFW:  2024 W. Superior St. - Duluth, MN.  (218) 727-1912

VFW:   124 Chestnut St., Carlton, MN (218) 384-3794 

 

"To Dance:  When your heart moves your feet to music" 
Lee Harnell



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