ASA – Abbotsford Seniors Association – hold a dance every Friday evening at their centre on Essendene Avenue. This seemed to be mostly for couples although there were one or two single members. There’s a live band most evenings – which is great! The music/dances are waltz, Viennese waltz, foxtrot, one or two jives, polka, … Read more

Victoria and Butchart Gardens

Where else in the world can you dance every Thursday night during the summer to an excellent live dance band, in a bandshell, on the stage in a magnificent public gardens and worldclass tourist attraction? Wow! It was the most beautiful fun! Lots of die-hard dancers come every week – and everyone is urged to … Read more

Victoria and the VBDS

Victoria is blessed with dance events most nights of the week. The Victoria Ballroom Dance Society is a non-profit association with several hundred members and includes social dances, practices and both group and individual lessons. Everyone – all ages and levels of expertise from Newcomer to Gold in Waltz, Viennese Waltz, Foxtrot, Quickstep, Tango, Jive, … Read more

Courtenay, BC: Dance de Rock

This is a fabulous weekend of dancing – from Friday late afternoon until Sunday afternoon, usually at the beginning of September. Dance de Rock comprises social dances and workshops – mostly in West Coast Swing, Nightclub Waltz, Waltz, Country Two-Step, and Hustle. In the evenings of both Friday and Saturday there are dance and dinner/dance … Read more