There's a lot of dancing in Rhode Island, but don't forget that you're not that far from venues in southern Massachusetts or eastern Connecticut. Venues in and around Boston itself are only about an hour away.

Any events and venues listed on this page can be cancelled without notice. Note that some of them are suspended during the summer. If you teach classes, hold workshops, play in a band, or hold dances, please read the list of frequently asked questions and follow the format guidelines when asking to have your information listed here.

Clubs and Organizations

Brown University's Swing Club
For more information, contact

RI Chapter of USA Dance links back home
The title says it all. ballroom

Brown University Ballroom Dance Club
For more information, contact

USABDA of New London County
The New London County chapter of the US Amateur Ballroom Dancers Association serving the New London county, just across the border. Regular dances are held at the East Lyme Community Center in East Lyme. ballroom

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Providence Swings
At Studio One, 85 Industrial Circle, Lincoln. For more information, contact them at or 401-365-7700.

Rhode Island College Ballroom Dance Team link to Facebook

University of Rhode Island Ballroom Dance Club

General Information:

Rhode Island Dance
riDance is dedicated to all things dance in the Ocean State.
Note: The website hasn't been updated since 2013 and I'm waiting to find out what their current plans are.

Rhode Island tango information.

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