"There are shortcuts to happiness, and dancing is one of them." - Vicki Baum

The Des Moines Ballroom

Special Events

April 29, 2017 - Spring Fling Showcase - 2:00 - 4:00 pm

     Come join us for our spring showcase.  Enjoy the high quality performances and general dancing that you have come to expect.  Come support your fellow dancers as they show off their skills!  Cost is $10/person, under 12 is $5/child, under 4 is free.


May 20, 2017 - Salsa Cruise Party - 3:30 - 6:30 pm

     Grab your cruising gear and join us for an extra practice party!   Salsa Des Moines will be present from 3:30 - 4:30 for a free salsa lesson.  Cost is $5/person.  If Friday nights are hard to attend or you just want to add another day of dancing to you week, please come join us!


June 17, 2017 - The Theology of Dance - 12 - 7pm

     Presented by Matt Mordini.  Stay tuned for more details.

Social Dance Parties

Thursdays 8:00 - 10:30 pm  - Thursday Night Swing Social - $3/person


Fridays 8:00 - 10:00 pm - Friday Night Practice Party - $4/person