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
$7 admission • 21+ with ID

Dancing at Sundance Saloon

New to Sundance?

We welcome everyone! You'll find a friendly and diverse crowd: women, men, trans, cis, 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

September 3–6, 2020
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.



Super Bowl: 49ers vs. Chiefs
Sunday, February 2 • 3:30 pm
Sundance Saloon • Main Bar

You will be able to watch the San Francisco 49ers win the Super Bowl at Sundance Saloon on the big screen in the main bar area. Popcorn provided! We'll open our doors at 3:30 pm to watch the game. Dancing and bar service will start at 5:00 pm as usual.

Also, as this is the first Sunday of the month, we'll have a special "birthday dance" and cake to celebrate all February birthdays around 8:30 pm.

Throwback Thursdays turntable

Throwback Thursday Night
Thursday, February 6
Sundance Saloon

The first Thursday of the month is our Throwback Thursday night. Take a trip down Memory Lane, or expand your appreciation of retro country music, with this tribute to the golden age of country.

For the first hour of open dancing (8:00 to 9:00 pm), we'll play some of the great country dance music and music videos from the 80s and 90s.

Sweethearts' Ball

Sweethearts Ball/Underwear Party
Sunday, February 9
Sundance Saloon • Admission $10

Our Sweethearts' Ball is back, where we decorate Sundance Saloon for Valentine's Day – and we’ll see the return of the enormously popular Underwear Party! Special event admission $10.

Yes, we'll have a special free coat check (clothes check?) for those of you who dare to dance in your underwear. Note that participation in the underwear night is totally optional. This will be an otherwise normal night of lessons and dancing. Suggestions for shy folks.

And ... we'll also show the Oscars on the big screen in the bar area starting at 5:00 pm.

Sheila Schlicht

Beginning-Plus West Coast Swing
Sundays, February 9, 16, 23: 5:30 pm
Sundance Saloon: Loft

We present a 3-week series in instruction in west coast swing at the "beginning-plus level" with instructor Sheila Schlicht. This is a continuation of January's beginning level series, but you can take this class as long as you know west coast swing basics, e.g. push break, underarm turn, basic whip.

Advance registration is required. The class is limited to 8 leaders and 8 followers. The cost for the entire 3-week series is $20 payable in advance.

Barn Dance at the Hoedown

Sundance Stompede
September 3–6, 2020
Advance Registration Is Open!

Early bird advance registration is open for the Sundance Stompede, our magical four-day country-western dance weekend featuring four nights of amazing dance parties and three days of equally amazing dance workshops, plus many social events, and more. And this year we welcome the 27th annual convention of the International Association of Gay/Lesbian Country-Western Dance Clubs to the Stompede!

Registration is $149 for the entire weekend until May 31. Host hotel reservations are also available to you after you register. Much more information at

Volunteers at the Castro Street Fair

12 Ways To Give To Sundance

The Sundance Association is a 501c3 nonprofit, and we depend on the generosity of the community. There are many ways to support us, and not all of them involve monetary contributions.

• Come on down! Support us just by showing up.
• Introduce someone new to Sundance Saloon.
• Use our coat-check on Sundays.
• Put a dollar or two in one of our tip jars.
• Become a member of the Sundance Association
• See if your company offers matching donations or grants for volunteer time served.
• Remember Sundance in your estate planning.
• If you shop on Amazon, use Amazon Smile instead.
• Social media! Like and follow us on Facebook. Share our posts. Share your own posts. Review us on Google, Yelp, Facebook, and Tripadvisor.
• Encourage beverage sales at Sundance Saloon, especially on Thursdays.
Invite a group to Sundance Saloon.


M = Main Ballroom • B = Back Room • L = Loft



5 Instructors (M): Thom / Shannon  
DJ: Ingu  
5:30 Intermediate Two-Step (beg) w/ Ron B
5:30 Beginning Two-Step M
6:30 CC Shuffle (beg) w/ Sheila B
6:30 Rio (int) M
Instructors (M): Randy / Michael  
  DJ: John  
5:00 Line Dance Pro B
5:30 Beginning Two-Step M
6:30 CC Shuffle (beg) w/ Sheila B
6:30 Play That Sax (int-adv) M
19 Instructors (M): Ingu / Vince  
DJ: Dan  
5:00 Line Dance Pro B
5:30 Beginning Two-Step M
6:30 Boot Scootin' Boogie (beg) w/ Randy B
6:30 Call Me Señorita (int) M
26 Instructors (M): Cumba / Shannon  
DJ: Chiara  
5:00 Line Dance Pro B
5:30 Beginning Two-Step M
6:30 Boot Scootin' Boogie (beg) w/ Vince B
6:30 50 Ways (int-adv) M


Instructors (M): Randy / Shannon  
  DJ: Ingu  
6:30 Member Reception B
7:00 Community Meeting B
7:00 Beginning Two-Step M
7:40 Rio review M
16 Instructors (M): Ron / Michael  
DJ: John  
6:30 Line Dance Pro L
7:00 Beginning Two-Step w/ Crispin B
7:00 Intermediate Two-Step M
7:40 Play That Sax review M
Instructors (M): Thom / Vince  
  DJ: Dan  
6:30 Line Dance Pro L
7:00 Beginning Two-Step w/ Rob B
7:00 Intermediate Waltz M
7:40 Call Me Señorita review M
30 Instructors (M): Ron / Shannon  
DJ: Ingu  
6:30 Line Dance Pro L
7:00 Beginning Two-Step w/ John B
7:00 Intermediate East Coast Swing M
7:40 50 Ways review M
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