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Where to go Dancing in Boise: A Guide for Dance Enthusiasts (and Those Eager to Learn)

Last updated April 05, 2024 by Totally Boise

Whether it’s the fiery rhythms of salsa, the elegance of tango, or the infectious energy of swing dancing, join us as we dance our way through the city! Here are some of the best spots to hit the dance floor in the Treasure Valley. 


Ochos Boise | 515 West Idaho Street, Boise, ID 83702

Salsa & Bachata

Dive into the spicy rhythms of salsa and the sensual movements of bachata at Ochos every Friday night. Whether you're a seasoned dancer or just starting out, Ochos offers a vibrant atmosphere for everyone to enjoy. Join their beginner lesson followed by social dancing and explore the world of Latin dance. All events are 21+, so plan accordingly!

  • Night(s) of the Week: Fridays
  • Cost:
    • $15 for Lesson + Social Dancing
    • $10 for Social Dancing only (Save 10% by paying for your lesson in advance)

Tango Nights

Step into the world of passion and drama with Tango Nights at Ochos on the second Saturday of every month. Join the beginner lesson to learn the basics of Argentine tango, followed by social dancing (milonga). Indulge in cheese, crackers, and chocolate while immersing yourself in the sultry rhythms of tango.

  • Night(s) of the Week: 2nd Saturday of every month
  • Cost:
    • $12 - Non-Member
    • $10 - Member, Student, Senior, or Military

Solid Bar & Grill 

Solid Boise | 405 S. 8th Street Ste. 100 Boise ID, 83702

West Coast Swing

Swing into Tuesdays at Solid Bar & Grill with the smooth and versatile West Coast Swing. Perfect for any music genre, from country to EDM, this contemporary dance style welcomes dancers of all levels. Enjoy a beginner lesson and open dancing, surrounded by great people and awesome vibes.

  • Night(s) of the Week: Tuesdays
  • Cost: $5 at the door (Cash and Card accepted)

Lindy Hop

Step back in time to the swing era with Lindy Hop Mondays at Solid Bar & Grill. Embrace the energy and joy of this vintage dance style, danced to the tunes of jazz greats from the 1930s and 40s. Beginners are warmly welcomed to join in the fun and connect with new friends on the dance floor.

  • Night(s) of the Week: Mondays
  • Cost: $5 at the door (Cash and Card accepted)

The Farm 

The Farm | 5137 N Glenwood St Garden City, Idaho 83714

Round up your boots and head to The Farm for a wide array of country dancing! Featuring a mix of two-step, line dancing, and swing, you'll be sure to dance the night away to your favorite country tunes in a lively and alcohol-free environment. No partner needed – just bring your enthusiasm for a night filled with fun and foot-stomping rhythms.

  • Night(s) of the Week: Tuesdays - Saturdays
  • Cost: $8-10/person

Lace up your dance shoes, rally your companions, or venture out on your own to explore the rhythm and energy of Boise's dance scene. It's more than a dance; it's a chance to make lasting memories and a perfect way to add a spark of joy to your routine. Let's step into the beat and celebrate the bonds formed through the universal language of dance this April!




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