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Best places for a scuff on the rock!

St John's is blessed with a vibrant, dynamic and welcoming social dancing scene. It caters to everyone's needs whether your focus is on technique, meeting new people or finding new ways to move your body and soul.

We have compiled a seven day guide and calendar of some of the best places for a scuff on the rock.

Monday

Ballroom & Latin Dancing at the Legion

Every Monday from 7:00pm to 9:00pm Jim Russell hosts a ballroom & latin dance class at the Royal Canadian Legion Branch 56, Pleasantville. It's an all levels class where a Latin dance is taught in the first followed by Ballroom dance (or vice versa).

Jim is very friendly and well known for his desire to grow the dancing community. In his classes you can develop a very diverse repertoire ranging from waltz, jive, polka, foxtrot, salsa, chacha, bachata, merengue and many more.

Ballroom & Latin Dance Class taught by Jim Russell at the Legion

Tuesday

Lindy Hop on the Rock

Join the growing community of Swing dancers on Tuesday evenings from 7:00pm to 9:30pm at the Memorial University Centre at the Landing. Lindy Hop on the Rock offers Lindy Hop classes, workshops, social dance events and live jazz for all levels all year round!

Follow their facebook group or website to stay up date on all upcoming events.

Wednesday

Boca

Sizzle your humpday with some bachata, salsa or merengue at Boca Tapas Bar. The ambience is phenomenal, everyone is very friendly & you're always guaranteed an unforgettable night on the dance floor with some of the top dancers on the rock.

Stacy Folwer teaches an all levels class from 8:30pm followed by social dancing from 9:30pm till late. She is very personable and always goes out of her way to make everyone feel at home on the dance floor.

Throughout the week she also offers latin dance classes for all levels. She has a beginner class starting on July 4th (Don't miss the chance to learn the tricks of the trade from the very best). For more information on the class schedule feel free to contact her on stacymfowler@gmail.com.

Follow their facebook page or website to stay up date on all upcoming events.

Sizzle your humpday with some bachata, salsa or merengue at Boca

Thursday

Tango on the Edge

Every Thurday from 8:30pm to 10:30pm, Tango on the Edge meets at the Arts and Culture at Memorial University to dance and share their love for Argentine tango. They also meet at the same location on Sundays from 7:00pm to 9:00pm.

Throughout the year they host workshops with guest instructors from beyond the rock.

Follow their facebook page or website to stay up date on all upcoming events.

Friday

Boca

Every Friday from 8:30pm to midnight, their in house entertainer & global talent Heirrito Onelvis plays live Spanish music. This is an opportunity to share the dance floor with the best talent on the rock.

Herrito Onelvis in house entertainer & global talent

Saturday

Kizzchata Saturdays

Kizzchata Saturdays is a one of a kind all levels four week session of 1 kizomba & 3 bachata classes hosted by Jabula Entertainment, the new kids on the block.

Take advantage of one of their many promotions starting on Saturday 7 July for a fun afternoon of good memories on the dance floor between 3:00pm and 4:00pm at 286 Torbay Road, St. John’s, NL.

Follow their facebook page or website to stay up to date on all upcoming events.

Kizzchata Saturdays - One of a kind all levels four week session of one kizomba and three bachata classes hosted by Jabula Entertainment

Sunday

Bollywood Jig

Bollywood Jig is an all ages dance troupe founded by Sanchita Chakraborty who have been rocking stages at cultural events, festivals, dance shows and private parties across the rock. Audiences are always blown away by their dynamic and energetic shows.

They practise every Sunday from 4:00pm to 7:00pm & they're always recruiting new members.

For further details feel free to contact them through their facebook page.

Thriller Grams St John's

Every Halloween, Neighbourhood Dance Works fundraises through Thriller Grams. For the price of $100, a group of amazing volunteer zombie dancers show up in full zombie attire to perform Michael Jackson's famous Thriller Dance.

Thriller Grams is open to all ages and it's an opportunity to use dance to spread the spirit Halloween.

Follow their facebook page or website to stay up date on their upcoming events.

Dance Calendar

Our goal is continue updating the calendar of upcoming dancing events on the rock which will be posted on our website.

If you are interested in having your dance events listed on the calendar, we’d be more than happy to help.

Please contact us on info@jabulaentertainment.com and a member of our team will get back to you as soon as possible.

July Calendar of upcoming dance events in St. John's, NL

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