Dance Places

 

 

PALM SPRINGS

 

Ace Hotel, Amigo Room, 701 E. Palm Canyon Dr., Palm Springs, CA 92264, 760.325.9900, www.acehotel.com - young crowd, live entertainment, concrete dance floor

 

Billy Reed's, 1800 N. Palm Canyon Dr., Palm Springs, CA 92262, 760.325.1946, www.billyreedspalmsprings.com - large wood dance floor

 

Caliente Tropics Resort, The Congo Room Lounge, 411 E. Palm Canyon, Palm Springs, CA 92262, 760.322.7353, www.TheCongoRoom.com - live entertainment, small tile dance floor

 

Copa Nightclub, 244 E. Amado Rd., Palm Springs, CA 92262, 760.866.0021, www.coparoomsps.com - live entertainment, tile dance floor

 

Hard Rock Hotel, (Bardot Nightclub) 150 S. Indian Canyon Dr., Palm Springs, CA 92262,  760.325.9676  http://www.hrhpalmsprings.com/  - lobby dance floor

 

HooDoo Ultra Lounge, Hyatt Regency, 285 N. Palm Canyon Dr., Palm Springs, CA 92262, 760.322.9000, www.hyattpalmsprings.com - live entertainment, tile dance floor

 

Hunters Nightclub, 302 E. Arenas Rd., Palm Springs, CA 92262, 760.323.0700, www.HuntersNightClubs.com - popular Gay Bar, DJ, large dance floor

 

Las Casuelas, 222 S. Palm Canyon Dr., Palm Springs, CA 92262,  760.325.2794, www.lascasuelas.com - live entertainment, patio stone tile dance floor

 

Melvyn's, 200 W. Ramon Rd., Palm Springs, CA 92264, 760.325.2323,  www.inglesideinn.com - live entertainment, small tile dance floor 

 

Mizell Center, 480 S. Sunrise Way, Palm Springs, CA 92262, 760.323.5689, www.mizellseniorcenter.org - live entertainment (Dixiecats Jazz Band), good wood dance floor

 

Palm Canyon Roadhouse, 535 S. Palm Canyon Dr., Palm Springs, CA 92264,  760.327.4080, www.palmcanyonroadhouse.com - biker bar, live entertainment, concrete dance floor

 

Palm Springs Convention Center, 277 N. Avenida Caballeros, Palm Springs, CA 92262, 760.325.6611, www.palmspringscc.com  -  season schedule, wood dance floor

 

Pavilion, (right building) 401 S. Pavilion Way, Palm Springs, CA 92262, Wednesdays all dances, $ 6 - 12, FREE dance lesson at 6:30 pm, 10,000 square foot hardwood floor, the best of the valley, 760.323.8272, www.palmspringsdancers.com DJ, for new schedule see flyer on page 4   (left building) Tuesdays West-Coast Swing dancing + more, DJ, for more info see flyer on page 4;

 

Pete’s Hideaway, 665 S. Palm Canyon Dr., Palm Springs, CA 92264, 760.322.6500, www.peteshideaway.com - live entertainment, small concrete dance floor

 

Riviera, 1600 N. Indian Canyon Dr., Palm Springs, CA 92262, 760.327.8311, www.psrivera.com - DJ + live entertainment in different areas, tile dance floors

 

Sammy G's, 265 S. Palm Canyon Dr., Palm Springs, CA 92262, 760.320.8041, www.sammygsrestaurant.com - live entertainment, stone tile dance floor

 

Spa Casino, 401 E. Amado Rd., Palm Springs, CA 92262, 760.883.1000, www.sparesortcasino.com - Fri. + Sat. Rock, Pop + dance with DJ, Sun. Latin, good-sized wood dance floor

 

Step by Step Dance Studio, 316 N. Palm Canyon Dr., Palm Springs, CA 92262, for more info call 760.808.4606, www.stepbystepps.com  -  good-sized wood dance floor

 

The American Legion, 400 N. Belardo Rd., Palm Springs, CA 92262, 760.325.6229, www.americanlegionpalmsprings.org - live entertainment, small concrete dance floor(guests of members)

 

 

Club Trinidad, The Purple Room, 1900 E. Palm Canyon Dr., Palm Springs, CA 92264, 760.327.1161ext. 230, https://purpleroompalmsprings.com/ - live entertainment, small concrete dance floor

 

The Saguaro Hotel, 1800 E. Palm Canyon Dr., Palm Springs, CA 92264, 760.323.1711,  www.thesaguaropalmsprings.com  - live entertainment, small concrete dance floor

 

Three Sixty North, 360 N. Palm Canyon Dr., Palm Springs, CA 92262, 760.327.1773, www.threesixtynorth.com  - live entertainment, small tile dance floor in dining room, required to buy dinner

 

Toucans Tiki Lounge, 2100 N. Palm Canyon Dr., Palm Springs, CA 92262, 760.416.7584, www.toucanstikilounge.com  - #1 gay bar, DJ, good-sized dance floor

 

Woodys, 450 E. Palm Canyon Dr., Palm Springs, CA 92264, http://www.woodyspalmhouse.com/  - live entertainment, concrete dance floor

 

Zelda’s Nightclub611 S. Palm Canyon Dr., Palm Springs, CA 92264, 760.325.2375, www.zeldasnightclub.com - young crowd, DJ, tile dance floor

 

CATHEDRAL CITY

 

Cathedral City Community Center, 37171 W. Buddy Rogers Ave., Cathedral City, CA 92234, 760.321.1548 - season schedule, large wood dance floor

 

Date Palm Country Club/AJ on the Green, 36200 Date Palm Dr., Cathedral City, CA 92234, 760.202.1111 - live entertainment, small tile dance floor

 

Digs Bar, 36737 Cathedral Canyon Dr., Cathedral City, CA 92234, 760.321.0031, www.digsbar.com - gay country bar, large wood dance floor

 

Elk’s Lodge, 67491 East Palm Canyon, Cathedral City, CA 92234, 760.328.3512, www.elk.org  - Fridays, DJ, wood dance floor, must be guest of member

 

Royal Palms Community Ballroom, 34851 Date Palm Dr., Cathedral City, CA 92234, 760.324.8315, www.veddercommunities.com/Royal-Palms.html - season schedule, good-sized wood dance floor

 

RANCHO MIRAGE

 

Agua Caliente Casino, 32250 Bob Hope Dr., Rancho Mirage, CA 92270, 760.321.2000, www.hotwatercasino.com - Thu. Latin, Fri., Sat., Sun. R&B, live entertainment, DJ, good-sized wood dance floor

 

Bernie’s Lounge, 69830 Hwy. 111, Rancho Mirage, CA 92270, 760.202.4499 www.bernies.club - live entertainment, small rough title floor

 

Wally’s Desert Turtle, 71775 Hwy.111, Rancho Mirage, CA 92270, 760.568.9321, www.wallys-desert-turtle.com - live entertainment, dinner required, wood dance floor

 

Westin Mission Hills Resort, 71333 Dinah Shore Dr., Rancho Mirage, CA 92270, 760.328.5955 www.westinmissionhills.com - season schedule, wood dance floor

 

PALM DESERT

 

Beyond The Beat Dance Studio, 41990 Cook St., Suite D-401, Palm Desert, CA 92211, 760.340.0342, btbdance.biz - variety of dance lessons

 

Costas Nightclub at JW Marriott, 74855 Country Club Dr., Palm Desert, CA 92260, 760.341.1795 - young crowd, DJ, tile dance floor

 

Joslyn Center, 73750 Catalina Way, Palm Desert, CA 92260, 760.340.3220, joslyncenter.org - live entertainment, wood dance floor

 

Oasis Country Club, 42330 Casbah Way, Palm Desert, CA 92211, 760.345.5661, www.theoasiscountryclub.com  - season schedule, wood dance floor

 

Palm Valley Country Club, 39205 Palm Valley Dr., Palm Desert, CA 92211, 760.345.2737 - season schedule, wood dance floor

 

Chef George Picasso Lounge, 40100 Washington St., Bermuda Dunes, CA 92203, 760.200.1768 - good various live entertainment, very small rough title dance floor

 

Red Barn, 73290 Hwy. 111, Palm Desert, CA 92260, 760.346.0191 - Dive-bar, live entertainment, small wood dance floor

 

The Hood Bar & Pizza, 74360 Hwy.111, Palm Desert, CA 92260, 760.636.5220, www.thehoodbar.com - live entertainment, good-sized tile dance floor

 

Whiskey 111, 73101 Hwy. 111., Palm Desert, CA 922, http://whiskey111.com — coming soon

 

INDIAN WELLS

 

Hyatt, Agave Sunset Bar, 44600 Indian Wells Lane, Indian Wells, CA 92210, 760.341.1000, www.grandchampions.hyatt.com - live entertainment, tile dance floor

 

IW Club, Vue Lounge, 44500 Indian Wells Lane, Indian Wells, CA 92210, 760.834.3800, www.iwclub.com - live entertainment, good-sized wood dance floor

 

Indian Wells Resort Hotel, 76661 Hw. 111, Indian Wells, CA 92210, 760.345.6466, www.indianwellsresort.com - live entertainment, marble/lobby dance floor

 

The Nest, 75188 Hwy. 111, Indian Wells, CA 92210,  760.346.2314, www.gotothenest.com - live entertainment, concrete dance floor

 

Vicky's of Santa Fe, 45100 Club Dr., Indian Wells, CA 92210, 760.345.9770, www.vickysofsantafe.com - live entertainment, very small wood dance floor

 

LA QUINTA

 

Arnold Palmer's, 78164 52nd Ave., La Quinta, CA 92253, 760.771.4653 www.arnoldpalmersrestaurant.com - live entertainment, very small carpet dance floor

 

Cunard’s Sandbar Restaurant, 78120 Calle Tampico, La Quinta, CA 92253, 760.564.3660 - live dinner music during season, very small concrete dance floor

 

Desert Sage Restaurant, 78085 Avenida La Fonda, La Quinta, CA 92253, 760.564.8744, www.desertsagerestaurant.net - live dinner music, very little wood dance floor

 

Fisherman's, 78575 Hwy. 111, Suite 100, La Quinta, CA 92253, 760.777.1601, www.fishermans.com/laquinta.php -  live entertainment, small concrete dance floor on patio

 

Hamilton Sports Bar & Grill, 79255 Hwy. 111, La Quinta, CA 92253, 760.698.8303, www.hamiltonssportsbarandgrill.com - live entertainment, small concrete dance floor

 

Lavender Bistro, 78073 Calle Barcelona, La Quinta, CA 92253, 760.564.5353, www.lavenderbistro.com - live entertainment, small tile dance floor

 

The Grill on Main, 78065 Main Street, La Quinta, CA 92253, 760.777.7773, www.thegrillonmainlq.com - live entertainment, small concrete dance floor

 

Wine Emporium, 78100 Main Street, La Quinta, CA 92253, 760.565.5512 live entertainment, concrete dance floor

 

INDIO

 

Big Rock Pub, 79940 Westward Ho Drive, Indio, CA 92201, 760.200.9844,  www.thebigrockpub.com - live entertainment, small wood dance floor

 

Date Shed, 50725 Monroe Str., Indio, CA 92201, 760.775.6699,  www.dateshedmusic.com - live entertainment, concrete dance floor

 

Elk’s Lodge, 46301 Madison St., Indio, CA 92201, 760.347.1643, www.elk.org  - DF on Fri., good-sized wood dance floor, must be guest of member

 

Fantasy Springs Resort Casino, 84245 Indio Springs Pkwy, Indio, CA 92203, 760.342.5000, www.fantasyspringsresort.com - Thu. country dancing with live music @ LIT lounge, Fri. + Sat. other entertainment, good-sized wood dance floor

 

Heritage Palms CC, 44291 South Heritage Palms Dr., Indio, CA 92201, 760.772.5755, www.heritagepalmsindio.com  - season schedule, wood dance floor

 

Indio's Senior Center, 45700 Aladdin St., Indio, CA 92201, 760.391.4170 - live entertainment, good wood dance floor

 

Jackalope Ranch, 80400 Hwy. 111, Indio, CA 92201, 760.342.8889, www.restaurantsofpalmsprings.com/jackalope.php - live entertainment, DJ, wood dance floor

 

Neils Lounge, 80956 Hwy. 111, Indio, CA 92201, 760.347.1522 - Karaoke bar, wood dance floor

 

Soul of Mexico, 44100 Jefferson Str., Indio, CA 92201, 760.200.8787, www.soulofmexicocv.com - Latin music, live entertainment, DJ, stone dance floor

 

 

COACHELLA

 

Augustine Casino, 84001 Avenue 54, Coachella, CA 92236, 760.391.9500, www.augustinecasino.com - Tue. Rock + Pop with DJ, Fr. + Sat. live entertainment

 

Spotlight 29 Casino, 46200 Harrison Place, Coachella, CA 92236, 760.775.5566, www.spotlight29.com - Fri. + Sat. music from the 60's, 70's + 80's upstairs, also Fri. 9 pm - 1:30 am live entertainment main floor Lounge, good-sized dance floor

 

OTHER CITIES

 

Caliente Springs Resort, Ferris Hall, 70200 Dillon Road, Desert Hot Springs, CA 92241, 760.329.8400 - live entertainment + DJ, large dance floor

 

Dillon Roadhouse, 64647 Dillon Road, Desert Hot Springs, CA 922, 760.251.1991, www.dillonroadhouseshows.com - live entertainment, small concrete dance floor

 

Sidewinder, 66121 Pierson Blvd., Desert Hot Springs, CA 922, 760.329.7929 - live entertainment, small concrete dance floor

 

Willie Boys Saloon, 50048 29-Palms Hwy., Morongo Valley, CA 92256, 760.363.3343, www.willieboys.com - DJ, wood dance floor

 

Elk’s Lodge, 55946 Yucca Trail, Yucca Valley, CA 92284, 760.365.2314, www.yuccavalleyelks.com  - DJ, wood dance floor, must be guest of member

 

Yucca Valley Community Center, 57090 Twenty-nine Palms Hwy., Yucca Valley, CA 92284, 760.369.7211, www.yucca-valley.org - live entertainment, DJ, wood dance floor

Please note: lots of places are closed over the summer, call ahead.

 

Most Country Clubs have entertainment and dancing and allow non-members to visit, call them directly