Schedule » Friday Party

The Friday Night Dance Party

“The Best Place to Dance in New York City”

Our dance parties are open to the public -- All are welcome!

The Manhattan Ballroom Society offers something for everyone, especially on Friday nights! 
Join us for the Brush-Up Class at 7:30,
then stay for the Social Dance from 8:30-11:00 PM.
Admission is $20, which includes the lesson, the dance, and coffee/tea/refreshments. 

Open to the public -- All welcome!
Every Friday Night
in the spacious and elegant Ballroom at St. Jean Baptiste
Lexington Avenue & 76th Street
Check out our beautiful new dance floor!

Take the #6 train to Lex Ave/77th St, then walk 1 block to 76th Street.
Plenty of free street parking after 7 PM. 
Use the side entrance to the church -- it's on 76th St, near the corner, downstairs.


7:30 - 8:30 PM  Brush-up Lesson
Brush-Up Classes in all popular dances --  see the schedule at right.
Lessons are taught on a single-unit basis with basic, intermediate, and advanced variations included. No prior dance experience is necessary. Ideal for those who cannot register for a course. Class is followed immediately by a Social Dance from 8:30-11:00 PM.

                         (See schedule at right)

8:30 - 11:00 PM  Friday Night Dance Party
Dance in our elegant ballroom to a nice mix of music from the '40s to today.  We play only the best Ballroom, Latin, Swing, Salsa, Tango and Hustle for your dancing pleasure.

Special Events and Dates


March 3 
May 5

                                     Guest Nights
   New guests come for free to the 7:30 class and the dance. Welcome!

March 17

  The Manhattan Ballroom Society Rollicking St Patrick's Celebration 
     Join us for complimentary Irish Treats and Irish Coffee, Fun and Games

April 28 Location change!  We'll be meeting at Church of the Holy Trinity, 316 East 88th Street (between 1st and 2nd Ave.) for this night only, as St. Jean is unavailable due to a church function this night


7:30 Brush-up Lesson

We're back dancing at St. Jean
on our beautifully refurbished floor!

Feb 3 Mambo
Feb 10 Rumba
Feb 17 Foxtrot
Feb 24 Merengue

Mar 3 Tango   
  (see Special Events)

Mar 10 Bolero
Mar 17 Swing
   (see Special Events) 
Mar 24 Samba
Mar 31 Cha Cha

Apr 7 Waltz
Apr 14 No Dance
Apr 21 Rumba
Apr 28 Salsa
  (see Special Events)

May 5 Hustle
  (see Special Events)
May 12 Swing
May 19 Merengue
May 26

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