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Oktoberfest

Party like you're in Bavaria, minus the plane fare. Drink the beer, eat the bratwurst, wear the lederhosen and party the night away, stein in hand. There's even a family-friendly Sunday lunch for the kinder.

West Princes Street Gardens, Edinburgh

Sat 4 Oct

Free on Wednesdays; £5 Thursday, Friday and Sunday; £10 Saturday / 07435 428290

  • 18:00 – 23:00

Sun 5 Oct

Free on Wednesdays; £5 Thursday, Friday and Sunday; £10 Saturday / 07435 428290

  • 19:30

Sat 11 Oct

Free on Wednesdays; £5 Thursday, Friday and Sunday; £10 Saturday / 07435 428290

  • 18:00 – 23:00

Sun 12 Oct

Free on Wednesdays; £5 Thursday, Friday and Sunday; £10 Saturday / 07435 428290

  • 19:30

Kizomba Dance Classes & Elegant Party

Get dancing Kizomba style (it's a type of dance originating from Angola), with a lesson and improvisation followed by a party afterwards to show off your new moves.

Adulis Oval, London SW9

Sat 20 Sep

Free / 07886 471393

  • 20:00 – 03:00

Sat 27 Sep

Free / 07886 471393

  • 20:00 – 03:00

Sat 4 Oct

Free / 07886 471393

  • 20:00 – 03:00
…and 8 more dates until 29 Nov

Journeys into the Art and Spirit of Different Cultures

An exploration of different forms of artistic expression in Christian, Jewish and Muslim traditions.

Italian Cultural Institute, Edinburgh

Thu 2 Oct

Free / 0131 668 2232

  • 18:00 – 20:30

Landance In 2014

Powerful and engaging outdoor promenade performances where contemporary dance, live music, visual art and sound fuse with the awe-inspiring landscape of the ancient Valley of Stones, in the Dorset AONB.

Valley Of Stones National Nature Reserve, Weymouth

Sun 21 Sep

Free

  • 17:00 – 18:15

Plush Nightclub, Northampton

Sat 20 Sep

Free

DJs spin electronic dance music.

  • 18:00 – 03:00

Sat 27 Sep

Free

DJs spin electronic dance music.

  • 18:00 – 03:00

Sat 4 Oct

Free

DJs spin electronic dance music.

  • 18:00 – 03:00
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Bare Bones Women's Border Morris Dancing Workshops

Bare Bones Women's Morris dancers are holding two free dance workshops for women. No experience necessary - just enthusiasm and a sense of fun.

Robert Bakewell School, Loughborough

Wed 24 Sep

Free

  • 20:00 – 21:30

Wed 1 Oct

Free

  • 20:00 – 21:30

Baroque Dance Class

Take part in a baroque class with RCM historical performance students.

Royal College of Music, London SW7

Thu 6 Nov

Durrington Room

Free, ticketed / 020 7591 4300

  • 20:00

The Bellehoppers

The Belfast-based dance troupe perform traditional dance and give Lindy Hop dance instruction.

The Anchor Complex, Portstewart

Sat 27 Sep

Free / 028 7083 2003

  • 19:00 – 20:30

Big Chief Weird Bird

The DJ plays dance music.

Mr Wolf's, Bristol

Sun 28 Sep

Free / 0117 927 3221

  • 21:00

Sun 26 Oct

Free / 0117 927 3221

  • 21:00

Bon Stovi

Ceilidh crackers Bon Stovi invite you to come and have a dance or two.

St Peter's Church, Edinburgh

Fri 26 Sep

Free

  • 20:00 – 23:00
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Boyz Moves Platform

Dance City's first event to celebrate the talented young men of the region.

DanceCity, Newcastle upon Tyne

Sun 23 Nov

Free / 0191 261 0505

  • 19:00

KOKO, London NW1

Sat 4 Oct

Free / 0870 432 5527

Expect glitter cannons, balloon drops, cake, party poppers, special birthday badges, and indie electro pop brilliance from resident DJs Christian and Pete.

  • 21:00 – 03:30

Camille A Brown and Dancers

Contemporary dance workshop for aspiring and professional dancers.

The MAC, Belfast

Sat 25 Oct

Free / 028 9023 5053

  • 17:00

CK Nights

Resident DJs play pop and dance.

Kosho, Romford

Tue 23 Sep

Free

  • 19:00 – 02:00

Tue 30 Sep

Free

  • 19:00 – 02:00

Tue 7 Oct

Free

  • 19:00 – 02:00
…and 3 more dates until 28 Oct

Club Night

DJs spin dance tracks.

Colors Nightclub, Basildon

Sat 20 Sep

Free before 10pm

DJs spin dance tracks.

  • 21:00 – 03:00

Fri 26 Sep

Free before 10pm

DJs spin dance tracks.

  • 21:00 – 03:00

Sat 27 Sep

Free before 10pm

DJs spin dance tracks.

  • 21:00 – 03:00
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Dance Cubana Cuban Son: Workshop

An introduction to the passionate, expressive dance that is Cuban Son with Son Yambu's flamboyant singer Yuriselys Moreno Soria and Latin American dance instructor Tatiana Mosquera. Open to all - from beginner to advanced. No dress requirements.

Wiltshire Music Centre, Bradford-on-Avon

Sat 18 Oct

Free to Son Yambu ticket holders / 01225 860100

  • 18:00 – 19:00

Danza Antigua By Scarabeus

An acrobatic, stilt-based dance performance based on the Mexican Day of the Dead festival.

The Alnwick Garden

Fri 31 Oct

Free, plus normal admission £9.90, child £3.20, concs £8.80, family£24 / 01665 511350

  • 18:40

Eclectic Fridays

Liv Knight spins an eclectic mix.

Gigalum, London SW4

Fri 26 Sep

Free / 020 8772 0303

  • 19:00 – 00:00

Edinburgh Swing Dance Society

Taster class to try out some Charleston or Lindy Hop to swinging music of the 30s and 40s

LifeCare, Edinburgh

Thu 25 Sep

Free / 0131 343 0940

Part of Stockfest.

Featuring Son Yambu

New on at Floridita every Tuesday, Salsa sessions.

Floridita, London W1F

Tue 30 Sep

Free / 020 7314 4042

  • 17:30 – 02:00
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Focus on Dance Talk: The Crucible

Learn about the making of Scottish Ballet's production of The Crucible with Ten Poems before settling into watch the show.

His Majesty's Theatre, Aberdeen

Tue 7 Oct

Free / 01224 641122

  • 18:30 – 19:00

Wed 8 Oct

Free / 01224 641122

  • 18:30 – 19:00

Friday at Ground Zero Bar

Vickie Vibe plays dance, R&B and garage from the 1990s and 2000s.

The Kent, Gravesend

Fri 26 Sep

Free

  • 21:00

Friday at The Southbank Bar

DJ Marriott plays chart and club anthems.

The Southbank Bar, Nottingham

Fri 26 Sep

Free / 0115 945 5541

  • 21:00 – 02:00

Fri 3 Oct

Free / 0115 945 5541

  • 21:00 – 02:00

Fri 10 Oct

Free / 0115 945 5541

  • 21:00 – 02:00
…and 3 more dates until 31 Oct

Fuel

A night of old school club classics and modern dance tracks that warn involuntary side effects include 'dancing, jumping, grinding, twerking, moon walking and partying like it's 1999'.

George and Dragon, Eaton Socon

Sat 8 Nov

Free / 01480 211444

  • 21:00 – 00:00

Good Vibes

Resident DJs play funk, disco, soul, indie, R&B, house, pop and dance.

Dry Live, Manchester

Fri 26 Sep

Dry Bar

Free / 0161 236 9840/1444

  • 21:00
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