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.


Hoedown at the Sundance Stompede

Sundance Stompede
October 19–22, 2017 •

Our incredible four-day LGBT+ country-western dance weekend, awesome dance events and equally awesome dance workshops for all levels, including:

  • Thu night Kick-Off Dance (Sundance Saloon)
  • Fri night Welcome Dance (Holiday Inn)
  • Sat night Hoedown 2017 (Regency Ballroom)
  • Sun night Stompede Ball  (Sundance Saloon)
  • Dance workshops Fri-Sat-Sun (Holiday Inn)

Plus social and other dance events, including the Women's/Trans-Inclusive Social and After-Hours Parties.

You can register for the entire weekend on-site (advance registration is closed), or attend indiviual events.

Ty Herndon

Hoedown 2017
Saturday, October 21: 7:30 pm – 1:00 am
Regency Center, 1300 Van Ness Ave., S.F.

It’s the 20th anniversary of this gala benefit country-western dance, the centerpiece event of the Sundance Stompede! Exhibition dance performances, entertainment, country-western dancing in two rooms of the gorgeous Regency Center, with hundreds of cowfolks from all over the country and beyond. Plus fundraising with silent auction and raffle to benefit the AIDS Emergency Fund, Center for Immigrant Protection, and Sundance Association.

And presenting special guest star TY HERNDON, Grammy-nominated country recording artist with 20 Billboard-charted singles and three #1 hits.

Advance tickets for Hoedown 2017 are available on-line and at retail locations through October 18.

Volunteering at the Stompede

Stompede Volunteers Needed
October 19–22, 2017

We can't do this without you! The Sundance Stompede is a true grass-roots community effort, requiring a virtual army of volunteers.

We have shifts available from Thursday, October 19 to Monday, October 23. All kinds of positions are available, with a special need for load-in, set-up,tear-down, and late evening shifts. Volunteers receive comp admission for the day they volunteer, or a full weekend pass with any four volunteer shifts.

And come to our Stompede Prep Night, October 15, 5:00 – 6:30 pm, at Sundance Saloon, when we'll stuff registration bags and fold T-shirts. The more the merrier!

Sundance Stompede logo

Stompede Matching Donation Campaign

Make a tax-deductible donation to the Stompede, and your contribution will be DOUBLED, up to a total of $6000 in contributions.

The Sundance Stompede is, at its heart, a benefit event for local San Francisco charitable organizations. 100% of your donation in this campaign will directly benefit the Center for Immigrant Protection, PRC/AIDS Emergency Fund, and the Sundance Association for Country-Western Dancing. We are living in desperate times, and your support is more vital than ever.

Please visit our dedicated webpage for contributions to the Matching Donation Campaign.

Holland America's m.s. Koningsdam

Raffle To Win A Cruise
RSVP Caribbean Cruise: February 11–18, 2018
Drawing: Oct. 21 at the Hoedown 2017

Win an oceanview cabin on RSVP’s Caribbean cruise, sailing February 11-18, 2018, sailing from Ft. Lauderdale and visiting St. Thomas, Amber Cove, and Half Moon Cay, with all of RSVP's renowned activities and entertainment, including country-western dancing provided by Sundance Saloon!

Raffle tickets are $5 each, or five for $20, available at Sundance Saloon or by mail. Drawing to be held October 21, 2017 at the Sundance Stompede. Winner need not be present to win. Proceeds benefit the beneficiaries of the Sundance Stompede.

Halloween at Sundance Saloon

Halloween at Sundance Saloon
Sunday, October 29
Sundance Saloon

Celebrate Halloween with Sundance Saloon! Costumes highly encouraged. Enter our costume contest, and win cash prizes: 1st place = $100, 2nd place = $50, 3rd place = $25.

We'll still have dance lessons as usual from 5:30 to 7:15 pm; then open dancing and ghoulish fun until 10:30 pm. Special event admission $8.


M = Main Ballroom • C = Cocoa Room



1 Instructors: Ron / Rex  
DJ: Ingu  
5:30 Intermediate Two-Step w/ Thom C
5:30 Beginning Two-Step M
6:30 Crossing The Border (beg+) w/ Sheila C
6:30 Imelda's Way (int) M
8 Instructors: Randy / Michael  
DJ: Dan  
5:00 Line Dance Pro C
5:30 Beginning Two-Step M
6:30 Crossing The Border (beg+) w/ Vince C
6:30 We Are Fighters (adv) M
15 Instructors: Cumba / Michael  
DJ: John  
5:00 Stompede Prep C
5:30 Beginning Two-Step M
6:30 Stripes (beg) w/ Rex C
6:30 Hole In The Wall (int) M
Instructors: Guest Instructors  
  DJ: Dan  
5-7p Line Dance Marathon M
5:30 Beginning Two-Step w/ Jon Lee C
6:30 Beginning Shadow w/ Troy Inman C
Instructors: Thom / Shannon  
  DJ: Chiara  
5:00 Line Dance Pro C
5:30 Beginning Two-Step / Shadow M
6:30 Tush Push (beg+) w/ Vince C
6:30 Clap Clap Clap (int-adv) M


5 Instructors: Ron / Rex  
DJ: John  
7:00 Beginning Two-Step w/ Randy C
7:00 Intermediate Two-Step M
7:40 Imelda's Way review  M
12 Instructors: Thom / Shannon  
DJ: Dan  
7:00 Beginning Two-Step w/ Crispin C
7:00 Advanced Two-Step M
7:40 We Are Fighters review  M
Instructors: Ron / Michael  
  DJ: Dan  
7:00 Beginning Two-Step w/ Thom C
7:00 Intermediate Waltz M
7:40 Stripes review w/ Sheila  C
7:40 Hole In The Wall review  M
26 Instructors: Charles / Shannon  
DJ: Robert  
7:00 Beginning Two-Step w/ Rob C
7:00 Advanced Waltz M
7:40 Walk The Line (int)  M


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