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
 July 27,
Sept 28
                                   Guest Nights
   New guests come for free to the 7:30 class and the dance. Welcome!
Aug 24    Classes and dance cancelled for floor refinishing. 
   Dances resume the following week on our beautifully refurbished dance floor!

Oct 26 

                    MBS Spooktacular Halloween Bash
   So much fun, it's scary!   Ghoulishly Delectable Buffet  -  Costumes Encouraged
                        Prizes  --  Fun  --  Games  --  Admission $25


7:30 Brush-up Lesson

We're back dancing on our
beautifully refurbished
dance floor!

Sep 7 Mambo
Sep 14 Swing
Sep 21 Tango
Sep 28 Samba
  (see Special Events)

Oct 5 Hustle
Oct 12 Foxtrot
Oct 19 Salsa
Oct 26 Cha Cha
  (see Special Events)

Nov 2 Rumba
Nov 9 Merengue
Nov 16 Tango

 21st Anniversary!
  (see Special Events)

Nov 23 No Dance

  (Happy Thanksday!)
Nov 30 Swing
  (see Special Events)


Dec 7 Samba
Dec 14 Hustle
  (see Special Events)
Dec 21 Salsa
Dec 28 Waltz

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