Recreational Dance in Pittsburgh
Included are links to informal opportunities to participate in dancing.
See Dance Education (Instruction) for classes.
Coal Country Traditions Master Dance Calendar
Check here for a master calendar of dances by many Pittsburgh groups
Pittsburgh Swing Dance Network offers a calendar of swing dances in the Pittsburgh, PA area
Dances and Dance Groups
Bobby D's Swing City
Bobby D's Swing City Dances are held every Saturday Night at the Wightman School, 5604 Solway Street, Pittsburgh, PA.
Carnegie Mellon University Ballroom Dance Club
one of the largest student organizations on campus, with around 400 active members who take dance classes, compete, perform demonstrations, and enjoy local dance outings.
Coal Country Traditions
Coal Country Traditions (CCT) is a non-profit corporation dedicated to promoting and preserving traditional music and dance, particularly that of the south-western Pennsylvania region.
Country Dance and Song Society of Pittsburgh
The Country Dance and Song Society of Pittsburgh sponsors English country dances regularly. Beginners are always welcome!
Irish Centre of Pittsburgh
Describes all events, classes, and performances at the Irish Centre as well as links to local irish organizations.
Pittsburgh Area Jitterbug Club
The Pittsburgh Area Jitterbug Club is a non-profit organization, dedicated to the preservation and promotion of fast dancing (Jitterbug, West Coast Swing, Shag, Bop, etc.) and rhythm & blues, rock & roll "oldies", Bop and Beach Music. Dances are held every two weeks and workshops are held regularly.
Pittsburgh Contras and Squares
All ages and experience levels are welcome at their dances. Contra and square dances are social dances and are enjoyed by people of all ages and lifestyles. The regular Friday night dances include a beginners' workshop at 7:30pm
PittStop Lindy Hop
An annual weekend-long Pittsburgh swing dance event filled with dancing, music and fun!
Information on Salsa bands, clubs, instructors, social dances, and events
Steel City Boogie Club
The Steel City Boogie Club is a non-profit organization, dedicated to the preservation and promotion of fast dancing (Jitterbug, West Coast Swing, Shag, Bop, etc.) and rhythm & blues, rock & roll "oldies", Bop and Beach Music. Dances are held every two weeks and workshops are held regularly.
Argentine Tango in Pittsburgh PA and surroundings
Tuesday Night International Folk Dance Club of Pittsburgh
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USA Dance, Pittsburgh Chapter
USA Dance, formerly United States Amateur Ballroom Dancers Association, is the United States National Governing Body for DanceSport, the competitive version of ballroom dancing. The Pittsburgh chapter provides ballroom dancing opportunities (dances) in the Pittsburgh area and lists dances throughout the area.
Western Pennsylvania Square & Round Dance Federation Clubs
This is a listing of area Square and Round Dancing clubs and their contact information from the Pennsylvania Square & Round Dance Federation