Every Friday night, Alberta Dancesport holds a one-hour beginner workshop in various ballroom and latin dances.

8:15pm Workshop begins promptly
9:15pm Stay for our social dance party until midnight

Held at Vecova:
3303 - 33 St NW (across from the U of C)
Free parking

Cost: $9/per person


A great way to get started!

No registration required. No partner required. No dance experience required. Just show up and have a great time!

Learn Two Dances in 1 Hour

Dancers of all levels are welcome at our workshops. Our beginner workshop is designed specifically for those who are new to dancing or have never danced before. This is a great way to start learning to dance by learning a two new dances each week in our friendly and positive atmosphere!

Advanced Drop-in Also Available

If you're more experienced, our advanced drop-in group runs simultaneously, and follows the same schedule of dances as the beginner group. Come join us for an evening of great fun and dancing!

Upcoming Workshops

Dec 1*  Bachata and Nite Club Slow
Dec 8*  Merengue and Two Step
Dec 15*  Samba and Rumba
Jan 19  Salsa & Tango
Jan 26  Samba & Waltz
Feb 2  Cha Cha & Double Shuffle
Feb 9  Rumba & Jive
Feb 16  Closed
Feb 23  Foxtrot & East Coast Swing
Mar 2  Merengue & Bachata
Mar 16  Samba & Rumba
Mar 23  Cha Cha & Jive
Mar 30  Closed
Apr 5-8  Closed for Calgary Salsa Congress
Apr 13  Salsa & Foxtrot
Apr 20  Bachata & East Coast Swing
Apr 27  Samba & Waltz
May 4  Tango & Jive
May 11  Merengue & Two Step

* Most weeks feature both beginner and advanced drop-in classes.
Dates marked with a * only offer a beginner class.


Friday Night Dance Parties

Every Friday night, Alberta Dancesport holds a dance party from 9:15 pm to midnight.

Join Eric, Kelly, and David, and watch for other local dancers who stop by for our parties!

We always have a DJ to play the music that you want to hear: Salsa, Foxtrot, Two Step, Cha Cha, Merengue, Waltz, Bachata, Rumba, Jive, West Coast Swing, Tango, Double Shuffle, Quickstep, Samba, Viennese Waltz, Night Club Slow, Hustle, Argentine Tango, Line Dances… and MUCH MORE

    Cost: $9 (includes drop-in workshop from 8:15)

    8:15pm to 9:15pm: Drop-in workshop (see schedule above)
    9:15pm to midnight: Dancing all evening

    • Great Music! Great People! Great Fun!
    • No partner required
    • Dancers of all levels welcome!
    • Learn a new dance every week (beginners welcome!)
    • Practice what you learned in class
    • A positive and friendly atmosphere
    • Meet others that have a passion for dance
    • Bring your friends! A great way to introduce them to the world of dance!