Bay Area and Beyond Square Dance Links

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Northern California Square Dance Association

The Martinez Swingers are an affiliate club of NCSDA. NCSDA is an association of Clubs located from Fremont & San Mateo north to Ukiah and east to Vacaville and Oakley. The NCSDA site includes a calendar for all Party Dances/Hoedowns sponsored by affiliated clubs and links to Club websites where available.

Golden State Roundup

NCSDA Sponsors one of the largest Square Dance Festivals on the West Coast. The Golden State Roundup is held Friday evening thru Sunday of Memorial Day Weekend each year at the Lodi Grape Festival Event Center. Venues for all Dance Program levels (Mainstream, Plus, Advanced, and Challenge) plus Round Dancing are offered concurrently. Ribbons (tickets) are available for purchase in advance.

Santa Clara Valley Square Dance Association

SCVSDA is our sister Association supporting clubs in the Lower Peninsula, South Bay, and Santa Clara Valley.

International Association of Gay Square Dance Clubs

IAGSDC includes many Bay Area LGBTQ Clubs as affiliates.

Associated Square Dancers of Superior California

ASDSC is the association of Square Dance Clubs to the east of NCSDA. It supports Clubs in the Sacramento and Western Sierra area.

Square Dance Callers Association of Northern California

Bay Area Callers & Cuers typically belong to one or more of three Associations, sites have contact and availability information should you be looking for a Caller or Cuer to MC a Dance Party. The link below is for the Square Dance Callers Association of Northern California. The other associations are:

Santa Clara Valley Callers Association - SCVCallers.org

Northern California Round Dance Teachers Association - ncrdta.org

National Dance & Resource Finder Site

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Web-Based Call Animations / Video Demonstrations / Descripti

Link to Taminations Animated Call Choreography
Link to Saddle Brook Squares Call Choreograhy Videos
Link to Caller Lab Program Call Lists and definitions

Traditional Garb Retailers (neither required nor expected)

Link to Boot Barn, wide selection of Cowboy Boots and some Western wear
Link to Petticoat Junction Dance Shop - wide selection of Dance Shoes and social dance clothes
Link to Mondiki - made to order and custom traditional Square Dance Clothing
Link to ReSashay - great source for Petticoats and reseller of traditional Squre Dance clothing.
Link to Square Up Fashions - made to order and custom traditional Square Dance Clothing