ROCKY MOUNTAIN RAINBEAUS

The 37th Annual IAGSDC Square Dance Convention!
DENVER, JULY 2-5, 2020!

The Rocky Mountain Rainbeaus are honored and thrilled to be hosting the 37th Annual IAGSDC Square Dance Convention July 2-5, 2020. For information, TAKE A PEAK! at the 2020 Convention website!

Convention 2020 questions? Contact Us! 

 

RAINBEAUS: MOUNTAIN MIX FLY-INS

Upcoming Mountain Mix Schedule - The typical "odd year" schedule for the Rainbeaus Mt. Mix has been modified to accommodate the 2020 IAGSDC Convention, hosted by the Rainbeaus!

  • 2018 - No Mt. Mix scheduled (Preparing for 2020!)

  • 2019 - No Mt. Mix scheduled (Preparing for 2020!)

  • 2020 - TAKE A PEAK - IAGSDC Convention in Denver, JULY 2-5!!!

  • 2021 - Mt. Mix TBD

Questions? Contact Us! 

RAINBEAUS: PARTY DANCES and SPECIAL EVENTS!
See details below for these 2018 events

Intro Class! Tues., September 18/25 w Bear Miller
Saturday, October 27 w Michael Maltenfort
Saturday, November 10 w Bronc Wise
Holiday Dance! Tue., December 18 w Bear Miller




Also, see the
Rainbeaus Calendar!
See details below for these 2019 events

Saturday, January 19 w Bear Miller
Saturday, February 16 w Mike Ashwood
Saturday, March 16 w Terrie Sherrer
Anniversary Dance! Fri./Sat., Apr. 5/6 w Vic Cedar
Saturday, May 18 w Bill Eyler
Thursday, May 30 w Ken Ritucci
Open House! Tuesday, September 10 w Bear Miller
Intro Class! Tues., September 17/24 w Bear Miller
Saturday, September 21 w Kris Jensen
Saturday, October 19 w Anne Uebelacker
Saturday, November 16 w Darren Galina
Holiday Dance! Tuesday, December 17 w Bear Miller

2018

INTRODUCTION TO SQUARE DANCE CLASSES! Starting Tuesday, September 18 & 25, 7pm! 
The Rainbeaus offer two consecutive weeks of the "start" of the Introduction to Square Dance Class! Unsure whether square dancing is right for you? Attend either or both Tuesday evenings and find out! No commitments required for either of these two "first" evenings! The class structure and fees will be presented and a few introductory calls will be taught, beginning both evenings at 7pm at the Washington St. Community Center.  Questions? Please see our New Dancer page and/or Contact Us!  See Calendar for details!

RAINBEAUS PARTY DANCE! Saturday, October 27, 2018! This month, the Rainbeaus host GUEST CALLER: MICHAEL MALTENFORT at Christ Church United Methodist (690 Colorado, Denver, CO) for two dance sessions. Beware! A few ghosts and goblins may attend! The fun begins with Advanced and Challenge 1 from 2:30-5:00pm and continues with Mainstream and Plus from 7:00-9:30pm. See Calendar for details!

RAINBEAUS PARTY DANCE! Saturday, November 10, 2018! The Rainbeaus welcome GUEST CALLER: BRONC WISE to Christ Church United Methodist (690 Colorado, Denver, CO) for two dance sessions. Theme: TBA . Sessions include Advanced and Challenge 1 from 2:30-5:00pm and Mainstream and Plus from 7:00-9:30pm. See Calendar for details!

RAINBEAUS HOLIDAY DANCE! Tuesday, December 18, 2018! The Rainbeaus celebrate the holiday season with a Tuesday evening PARTY DANCE! CLUB CALLER: BEAR MILLER will lead the seasonal frivolity at University Park UMC (2180 S University Blvd, Denver, CO 80210). Dancing will include Mainstream, Plus, and Advanced from 7:00-9:30pm. See Calendar for details!

2019

RAINBEAUS ANNUAL MEETING & PARTY DANCE! Saturday, January 19, 2019. The Rainbeaus conduct the Annual Membership Meeting AND host a Pot Luck Extravaganza AND offer a fun Party Dance with CLUB CALLER: BEAR MILLER.  All activities to occur at Christ Church United Methodist (690 Colorado, Denver, CO).

RAINBEAUS PARTY DANCE! Saturday, February 16, 2019! The Rainbeaus invite you to dance with CLUB CALLER: MIKE ASHWOOD at Christ Church United Methodist (690 Colorado, Denver, CO) for two dance sessions. Theme: TBA. Sessions include Advanced and Plus from 2:30-5:00pm and Mainstream and Plus from 7:00-9:30pm.

RAINBEAUS PARTY DANCE! Saturday, March 16, 2019! The Rainbeaus welcome GUEST CALLER: TERRIE SHERRER to Christ Church United Methodist (690 Colorado, Denver, CO) for two dance sessions. Theme: TBA. Sessions include Advanced and Plus from 2:30-5:00pm and Mainstream and Plus from 7:00-9:30pm. 

RAINBEAUS ANNIVERSARY DANCE! Friday, April 5 and Saturday, April 6, 2019! The Rainbeaus commemorate 35 years with GUEST CALLER: VIC CEDAR at Christ Church United Methodist (690 Colorado, Denver, CO) for three dance sessions. Sessions include FRIDAY NIGHT Mainstream, Plus, and Advanced from 7:00-9:30pm and SATURDAY Advanced and Challenge 1 from 2:30-5:00pm and Mainstream, Plus, and Advanced from 7:00-9:30pm. Details on the Anniversary Potluck and Commemoration are forthcoming.

RAINBEAUS PARTY DANCE! Saturday, May 18, 2019! The Rainbeaus welcome GUEST CALLER: BILL EYLER to Christ Church United Methodist (690 Colorado, Denver, CO) for two dance sessions. Theme: TBA. Sessions include Advanced and Plus from 2:30-5:00pm and Mainstream and Plus from 7:00-9:30pm. 

SPECIAL GUEST CALLER! Thursday, May 30, 2019! The Rainbeaus welcome GUEST CALLER: KEN RITUCCI to the Washington Street Community Center (809 S. Washington St., Denver, CO) for two dance sessions. Theme: TBA. Sessions include Advanced and Plus from 2:30-5:00pm and Mainstream and Plus from 7:00-9:30pm. 

PARTY DANCE BREAK! Look for special guest caller appearances at weekly dancing!

COMMUNITY OPEN HOUSE! (Tentative)Tuesday, September 10, 2019, 7pm. All are welcome to attend the annual Rainbeaus Community Open House Square Dance at the Washington St. Community Center (809 S. Washington St., Denver, CO). The fun and free evening offers a relaxed introduction to square dancing for all. See the recent Denver Post article, "...It's Hip to be Square Dancing." See Calendar for details!

INTRODUCTION TO SQUARE DANCE CLASSES! (Tentative) Starting Tuesday, Sept. 7 & 24, 2019, 7pmThe Rainbeaus offer two consecutive weeks of the "start" of the Introduction to Square Dance Class! Unsure whether square dancing is right for you? Attend either or both Tuesday evenings and find out! No commitments required for either of these two "first" evenings! The class structure and fees will be presented and a few introductory calls will be taught, beginning both evenings at 7pm at the Washington St. Community Center.  Questions? Please see our New Dancer page and/or Contact Us!  See Calendar for details!

RAINBEAUS PARTY DANCE! Saturday, September 21, 2019! The Rainbeaus welcome GUEST CALLER: KRIS JENSEN to Christ Church United Methodist (690 Colorado, Denver, CO) for two dance sessions. Theme: TBA. Sessions include Advanced and Plus from 2:30-5:00pm and Mainstream and Plus from 7:00-9:30pm. 

RAINBEAUS PARTY DANCE! Saturday, October 19, 2019! The Rainbeaus welcome GUEST CALLER: ANNE UEBELACKER to Christ Church United Methodist (690 Colorado, Denver, CO) for two dance sessions. Theme: TBA. Sessions include Advanced and Plus from 2:30-5:00pm and Mainstream and Plus from 7:00-9:30pm. 

RAINBEAUS PARTY DANCE! Saturday, November 16, 2019! The Rainbeaus welcome GUEST CALLER: DARREN GALINA to Christ Church United Methodist (690 Colorado, Denver, CO) for two dance sessions. Theme: TBA. Sessions include Plus and Advanced from 2:30-5:00pm and Mainstream and Plus from 7:00-9:30pm. 

RAINBEAUS HOLIDAY DANCE! Tuesday, December 17, 2019! The Rainbeaus celebrate the holiday season with a Tuesday evening PARTY DANCE! CLUB CALLER: BEAR MILLER will host all the dancing elves (DEPENDING ON AVAILABILITY...) at the Washington Street Community Center (809 S. Washington St., Denver, CO) OR University Park UMC (2180 S University Blvd, Denver, CO 80210). Dancing will include Mainstream, Plus, and Advanced from 7:00-9:30pm. See Calendar for details!

Questions? Contact Us! 


ADDITIONAL DANCE OPPORTUNITIES

National Square Dance Conventions & Festivals

64th Annual Colorado State Square & Round Dance Festival - June 14-15, 2019 (Pueblo, CO)
68th National Square Dance Convention - June 26-29, 2019 (Atlanta, GA)
36th Annual IAGSDC Convention: Belles Run Philadelphia - July 4-7, 2019 (Philadelphia, PA)

See also,
International Association of Gay Square Dance Clubs: Events
The Colorado State Square Dance Association: Events

Other Dance Events / Series

Denver English Country Dance 

Colorado Friends of Old Time Music and Dance

Central Rockies Old-Time Music Association