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


 September 8,
 November 10

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



7:30 Brush-up Lesson

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

Aug 4 Merengue
Aug 11 Peabody
Aug 18 Swing
Aug 25 Mambo

Sep 1 Cha Cha
Sep 8 Tango   
  (see Special Events)

Sep 15 Salsa 
Sep 22 Waltz
Sep 29 Rumba

Oct 6 West Coast
Oct 13 Paso Doble
Oct 20 Bolero
Oct 27 Swing
  (see Special Events)


Nov 3 Merengue
Nov 10 Salsa
  (see Special Events)

Nov 17 Cha Cha
  (see Special Events)

Nov 24 
No Dance

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