Palo Alto Online Database last updated: Monday, May 6, 2013.|
:Live music and dancing
736 Dana St., Mtn. View. International dance club featuring world beat music, salsa, live bands, dance lessons. Sun-Mon: Argentine tango; Tue/Thu: salsa; Wed: bachata; Fri: salsa; Sat: rock en Espanol. Call 650-968-3007.
Ballroom Dancing at the Cubberley Pavilion
4000 Middlefield Road, Palo Alto. Lessons and open dancing are offered Saturday nights. No partner or prior experience required. Beginning and intermediate lessons available. Lesson 8-9:15 p.m. with general dancing 9:15 p.m.-11:30 p.m. Call Phil Mast at 650-856-6991.
1010 El Camino Real, Menlo Park. Popular cafe with a young crowd, outdoor seating and live jazz music on most Friday evenings. Be prepared to stand in line. Smoking allowed outdoors. Call 650-327-0830.
Friday Night Dance at Cubberley Pavilion
4000 Middlefield Road, Palo Alto. Beginning and intermediate lessons 8-9 p.m. with dancing 9 p.m.-midnight. No partner or prior experience required. Call Allen and Pamela Boronkay at 650-395-8847 .
2925 Woodside Road, Woodside. A brothel and upscale restaurant from 1880 until 1940s, the saloon now offers live music Friday and Saturday nights, mostly rock. Casual, full bar. Hours: beginning at 9 p.m. daily. Call 650-851-8487.
The Drop: the Teen Drop-in Center
4000 Middlefield Road, Palo Alto. Holds a teen nightclub, dancing and classes on cooking, breakdance, hip-hop and freestyle dance. Also: game tournaments, pool table, ping-pong, big-screen TV, snack bar, movies. Monthly middle-school dances to D.J. music from 7-10 p.m. Teen Band Concert Nights. Call 650-329-2390.
Vintage Dance Party
Palo Alto Masonic Center, 461 Florence St., Palo Alto. The Varsity Dance Club’s monthly dance party features Paul Price’s Society Orchestra performing music from 1900 to 1935, suitable for dancing and listening. Dance lesson and light refreshments included . Call 650-380-2021.