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Enjoy a variety of social dances during the month of February at Glen Echo Park! Among the highlights this month is the Red Dress Ball and Swing Dance, hosted by Flying Feet Enterprises on Saturday, February 9, and featuring The Eric Felten Jazz Orchestra. Celebrate Valentine's Day in style, and enjoy a fantastic night of music and dance!
 
Check out all the February dance events below, and be sure to visit the presenters' websites for upcoming events by following the links or visit our online DANCE CALENDAR. Improve your dancing skills with FEBRUARY DANCE CLASSES offered by our talented faculty.
 
Glen Echo Park is a wonderful place to hold a private party and treat your guests to one of our scheduled dances - at a substantial discount! Visit our DINE AND DANCE page for details.

THURSDAY
January 31
FRIDAY
February 1
SATURDAY
February 2
SUNDAY
February 3
DJ Music
8:15 pm - 11:30 pm
Ballroom Back Room, $8
Big Celtic Fun and caller Brian Hamshar
7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Spanish Ballroom
$10; $5 age 17 and under
Rock and Roll Relics
8:00 pm - midnight
Spanish Ballroom
$20; $15 ages 11-17; $10 ages 10 and younger
Rhapsody
2:45 pm - 6:00 pm
Spanish Ballroom, $13; $5 students & children
 
Emmanuel Trifilio and Ramón González
6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Ballroom Back Room, $15/one lesson, $20/both lessons, or $15 milonga only
 
Rhapsody and caller Ann Fallon
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Spanish Ballroom
$10 members; $13 nonmembers; $5 age 17 and under

THURSDAY
February 7
FRIDAY
February 8
SATURDAY
February 9
SUNDAY
February 10
DJ Music
8:15 pm - 11:30 pm
Ballroom Back Room, $8
Glen Echo Open Band and caller Anne Lutun
7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Spanish Ballroom
$10; special tonight age 17 and under free
DJ Music with Instructors Jalene Haramia & District Zouk
7:30 pm - 2:00 am
Ballroom Back Room
$20 before 9:30 pm; $10 after 9:30 pm
 
Eric Felten Jazz Orchestra
8:00 pm - midnight
Spanish Ballroom, $20; $15 with valid student ID
Otter Loop and caller Janine Smith
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Ballroom Back Room
$5, age 4 and older
 
DJ Music
6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Ballroom Back Room, $15/one lesson, $20/both lessons, or $10/milonga only
 
Otter Loop and caller Janine Smith
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Spanish Ballroom
$10 members; $13 nonmembers; $5 age 17 and under

TUESDAY, February 12
Contra Sonic Dance with DJ Mike Lentz and caller TBA, 7:30 pm - 11:00 pm, Ballroom Back Room, $9; $7 for FSGW members, students, and youth 17 and under

THURSDAY
February 14
FRIDAY
February 15
SATURDAY
February 16
SUNDAY
February 17
DJ Music
8:15 pm - 11:30 pm
Ballroom Back Room, $8
Taylor Among the Devils and caller Hilton Baxter
7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Spanish Ballroom
$10; $5 age 17 and under
 
DJ Music
8:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Ballroom Back Room, $10
Rock-a-Sonics
8:00 pm - midnight
Spanish Ballroom
$20; $15 ages 11-17; $10 ages 10 and younger
Tim Ball Trio
2:45 pm - 6:00 pm
Spanish Ballroom, $13; $5 students & children
 
DJ Music
6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Ballroom Back Room, $15/one lesson, $20/both lessons, or $10 milonga only
 
Tim Ball, Paul Oorts, and Ralph Gordon band and caller
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Spanish Ballroom
$10 members; $13 nonmembers; $5 age 17 and under

THURSDAY
February 21
FRIDAY
February 22
SATURDAY
February 23
SUNDAY
February 24
DJ Music
8:15 pm - 11:30 pm
Ballroom Back Room, $8
Not Enough Fiddles and caller Andrea Nettleton
7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Spanish Ballroom
$10; $5 age 17 and under
DJ Music
10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Ballroom Back Room, $8; children under 13 free
 
The Bitter Dose Combo
8:00 pm - midnight
Spanish Ballroom
$20; $15 with ID for students, military, or furloughed (if shutdown continues)
Mike Surratt & the ECB
3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Spanish Ballroom
$12
 
DJ Music
6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Ballroom Back Room, $15/one lesson, $20/both lessons, $10/milonga only
 
Not Enough Fiddles and caller Melissa Chatham
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Spanish Ballroom
FREE to FSGW members tonight! $13 nonmembers; $5 age 17 and under

THURSDAY
February 28
FRIDAY
March 1
SATURDAY
March 2
SUNDAY
March 3
DJ Music
8:15 pm - 11:30 pm
Ballroom Back Room, $8
Coracree and caller Ron Buchanan
7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Spanish Ballroom
$10; $5 age 17 and under
Band TBA
8:00 pm - midnight
Spanish Ballroom
$20; $15 ages 11-17; $10 ages 10 and younger
Sugar Beat
2:45 pm - 6:00 pm
Spanish Ballroom, $13; $5 students & children
 
Emmanuel Trifilio and Ramón González
6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Ballroom Back Room, $15/one lesson, $20/both lessons, or $15 milonga only
 
Band and Caller TBA
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Spanish Ballroom
$10 members; $13 nonmembers; $5 age 17 and under
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Photo: Dancing in the Spanish Ballroom
*Information and prices are subject to change. Please contact the dance presenter for additional information by following the links to their websites.

Please check our hotline at 301.320.2330 for updates due to inclement weather.

Praline at Glen Echo Park!
Stop in for bakery items, sandwiches, soups, quiches, salads, and other delicious fare.
Now serving beer & wine - offering both indoor and outdoor seating.

FEBRUARY OPERATING HOURS
Monday - Thursday: CLOSED
Friday - Sunday: 10 am - 10:30 pm
 

ARE YOU A MEMBER OF GLEN ECHO PARK PARTNERSHIP?
IF NOT, JOIN TODAY AT THE $50 LEVEL (OR HIGHER) AND RECEIVE A MEMBER COUPON(S). EACH MEMBER COUPON MAY BE REDEEMED FOR ONE TICKET TO A SOCIAL DANCE EVENT!
 
The Glen Echo Park Partnership for Arts and Culture, Inc. is funded by an operating grant from the Maryland State Arts Council, an agency dedicated to cultivating a vibrant cultural community where the arts thrive, and also by funding from the Montgomery County government and the Arts and Humanities Council of Montgomery County. All programs are produced in cooperation with the National Park Service and Montgomery County, Maryland.