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
 Jan 25,
March 29
                                   Guest Nights
   New guests come for free to the 7:30 class and the dance. Welcome!
March 15   MBS Rollicking St. Pat's Eve Eve Celebration
  Complimentary Irish coffee and tea cake (think soda bread, but sweeter!) -- Fun and Surprises

April 19 

   No classes or dance this night for Good Friday and Passover -- Happy Holidays!



7:30 Brush-up Lesson

We're back dancing in our
beautifully refurbished

Jan 4 Peabody
Jan 11 Foxtrot
Jan 18 Cha Cha
Jan 25 Bolero
  (see Special Events)

Feb 1 Tango
Feb 8 Swing
Feb 15 Merengue
Feb 22 Rumba

Mar 1 Mambo
Mar 8 Waltz
Mar 15 Samba

 (see Special Events)

Mar 22 Salsa

Mar 29 Tango
  (see Special Events)


Apr 5 Lesson TBA
Apr 12 Peabody  
Apr 19 No Dance
          (Good Friday)  
Apr 26 Swing

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