Sundance Saloon

Two-steppin' & line dancing
every Sunday and Thursday

Two-Stepping at Sundance Saloon

Sundance Saloon

Country-western dancing for the LGBT community and its friends.

SUNDAYS: 5:00–10:30 pm
THURSDAYS: 6:30–10:30 pm
550 Barneveld Ave., San Francisco
$5 admission • 21+ with ID

Dancing at Sundance Saloon

New to Sundance?

We welcome everyone! You'll find a friendly and diverse crowd: men, women, trans, young, old, gay, and straight friends of the LGBT community. Don't know how to dance? No worries: we'll teach you – no partner needed!

Sundance Stompede Exhibition Performance

Sundance Stompede

October 19-22, 2017
Our huge country-western dance extravganza, featuring four nights of dance parties, three days of dance workshops, and hundreds of attendees from all over the country (and beyond).

Sundance Saloon at SF Pride

Sundance Association

The Sundance Association for Country-Western Dancing is the all-volunteer community-supported 501c3 nonprofit organization that runs Sundance Saloon, the Sundance Stompede, and our many other projects.


photo: Troy Dean Wardlow

Spring Round-Up
Sunday, May 28
Sundance Saloon

We celebrate Memorial Day weekend with a barbeque from our friends of the GSGRA-BAC.  We also have our holiday weekend line dance marathon from 5:00 - 7:00 pm in the Main Room while we have lessons in the Cocoa Room.


  • 5:00 - 7:00 pm: line dance marathon (Main Room)
  • 5:00 - 8:00 pm: BBQ with the GSGRA-BAC
  • 5:30 - 6:30 pm: beginning two-step lessons (Cocoa Room)
  • 6:30 - 7:00 pm: line dance lesson (Cocoa Room)
  • 7:00 - 11:00 pm: open dancing (Main Room)
Dancing at Jane Warner Plaza

Dancing at Jane Warner Plaza
Saturday, June 17: 1:00–3:00 pm
Castro & Market, San Francisco

Enjoy another fun afternoon of outdoor dancing in the heart of the Castro, June 17 to kick off Pride week in San Francisco. Come on out and enjoy two-stepping and line dancing in the sunshine with Sundance!

Come early for some ballroom dancing demonstration and lessons with Emily Coles, promoting the world premier of "Hot to Trot," a feature documentary about the world of same-sex competitive ballroom dance. Starts at noon.

Thanks to the Castro/Upper Market Community Benefit District for sponsoring this event.

Sundance Saloon at San Francisco Pride 2016

San Francisco Pride with Sundance
Saturday/Sunday, June 24–25

Celebrate San Francisco Pride with your boots on! Three glorious back-to-back events make this a weekend to remember!

  • Sundance Pre-Pride Dance. Saturday, June 24, 7:30 pm to midnight. Hotel Whitcomb, 1231 Market St. $12.
  • Sundance Festival Pride Dance. Sunday, June 25, 11:00 am to 6:00 pm. NEW LOCATION TBA.
  • Sundance After-Pride Dance. Sunday, June 25, 6:00 to 10:00 pm. Hotel Whitcomb, 1231 Market St. $8.

Hoedown at the Sundance Stompede

Sundance Stompede
October 19–22, 2017 •

Advance registration is now open for the 2017 Sundance Stompede, our incredible four-day LGBT+ country-western dance weekend, with four nights of awesome dance events and three days of equally awesome dance workshops for all levels.

Ty Herndon

This year marks the 20th anniversary of the Hoedown, and we're going to make this weekend extra special, starting with Grammy-nominated country singer Ty Herndon performing at the Hoedown. Recently out and proud, Ty has had 20 Billboard-charted singles and three #1 hits.

Sundance Internet Radio

Sundance Saloon Internet Radio

Introducing our own Sundance Saloon internet radio station! Whenever you want a dose of country-western dance music, check out the streaming at Sundance Saloon Radio. Guaranteed to make your day go by faster.

Different browsers and devices may do better with different approaches. If the radio player at the bottom of this page does not work for you, try visiting the site of our Radionomy host.

Volunteers at the Castro Street Fair

10 Ways To Give To Sundance

The Sundance Association is a 501c3 nonprofit, and we depend on the generosity of the community to sustain us, especially as our expenses continue to mount.

There are many ways to give, and not all of them involve monetary contributions. Check out our Top 10 ways to give here:

Or donate on-line now:


M = Main Ballroom • C = Cocoa Room

MAY 2017


7 Instructors: Ron / Michael  
DJ: Ingu  
5:30 Beg Two-Step M
6:30 Strip It Down (int-adv) M
5:30 Intermed Two-Step w/ Thom C
6:30 Crossing The Border (beg) w/ Randy C
14 Instructors: Ron / Michael  
DJ: Chiara  
5:30 Beg Two-Step M
6:30 Life Without U (int-adv) M
5:00 Line Dance Pro C
6:30 Cowboy Cha Cha (beg) w/ Vince C
21 Instructors: Thom / Michael  
DJ: John  
5:30 Beg Two-Step / Waltz M
6:30 Midnight Waltz (int) M
5:00 Line Dance Pro C
6:30 Cowboy Cha Cha (beg) w/ Sheila C
Instructors: Cumba / Rex  
  DJ: Dan  
5-7p Line Dance Marathon M
5:30 Beg Two-Step / Waltz C
6:30 Rio (beg-int) C


4 Instructors: Ron / Rex  
DJ: John  
7:00 Intermed Two-Step M
7:40 Scotia Samba review  M
7:00 Beg Two-Step w/ John C
11 Instructors: Thom / Michael  
DJ: Ingu  
7:00 Advanced Two-Step M
7:40 Strip It Down review M
7:00 Beg Two-Step w/ Rob C
18 Instructors: Ron / Michael  
DJ: John  
7:00 Intermed Two-Step M
7:40 Life Without U review M
7:00 Beg Two-Step w/ Crispin C
25 Instructors: Charles / Shannon  
DJ: Robert  
7:00 Advanced Two-Step M
7:40 Midnight Waltz review M
7:00 Beg Two-Step w/ Randy C


(If the radio player doesn't work, try here.)

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