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Welcome to Cape Ballroom:

Looking for a Place to Dance? Want to Learn?

Join us on Friday evenings, from 7:00 to 9:00 pm, at The American Legion, 2731 Thomas Dr, Cape Girardeau, MO.
Doors open at 6:45 pm.
The 30-minute lesson begins at 7:00 pm sharp, followed by
dancing to many styles of music, plus a few line dances, until 9:00 pm.
Admission: $5/person at the door (includes lesson & dance). No bills over $20 please.
No smoking. No alcohol.
Dance Partners Required!*. Participants must arrange their own dance partner for the lesson and dance.
*Exception: If friends come as a group and rotate partners within their group, then an equal number of "leaders" and "followers" is not required.

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THIS WEEK Friday, June 2nd.

Cape Ballroom Friday Night Dance with Latin Cha Cha

Friday, June 2nd - 7:00 to 9:00 p.m.

Lesson: The Latin Cha Cha is a fast and fun dance.
Just $5/person at the door, cash only. No bills over $20 please. Doors open at 6:45pm.
Dance Partner (or Group*) Required. *If friends come as a group and rotate partners within their group, then an equal number of "leaders" and "followers" is not required.

No smoking. No alcohol. Water is available.

Cape Ballroom Friday Night Dances are held 7-9 p.m. at the American Legion Hall, 2731 Thomas Drive, Cape Girardeau, MO 63701.

Cape Ballroom gift certificates make a great gift! Small Group Classes, Private Lessons, and Wedding Lessons also available.

Questions? Facebook message, text/call (480) 857-7286, or email

Small Group

Small Group Classes for JUNE - Sign Up NOW!

Here is your chance to really learn and enjoy a dance!
A little shy? Want to learn almost in private?
Eight classes in JUNE really get you on the fast track to learn a dance. 7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. Every Monday & Wednesday June 5, 7, 12, 14, 19, 21, 26, 28 Held in Dan's home-studio, 2014 Woodlawn, Cape Only $5/person/class. CHA CHA has been voted as the dance to learn in JUNE. To sign-up Text, call, message or email Dan.
If you have no dance partner, but would like to come, email or message or text Dan and get on a waiting list for a dance partner.
Questions? Facebook message, text/call (480) 857-7286, or email

Visit our QUESTIONS page for info on age ranges, attire, and more.
Need additional info? Contact us!

You can learn to dance! dancetonight-e

Yes, Ballroom Dancing!

Ballroom Dancing is that collection of graceful and dramatic dances that are a thrill to watch and so fun to do yourself. Enjoy the energetic East Coast Swing, the exciting Cha Cha, the romantic Rumba, the graceful Waltz, and the hot & fast Salsa. No more sitting on the sidelines at receptions, nightclubs, wineries, or charity events. Ballroom can be danced to all types of music and bands.

Private Lessons, Wedding Dance Lessons, and Gift Certificates available on request.


For more information, or to add your name to our email list, please email me:
You may also call or text Dan at (480) 857-7286.
If I don't answer, I am probably DANCING :-) so leave a message.


If the Cape Girardeau Public Schools are closed Friday because of inclement weather, Cape Ballroom will also be closed and not hold its Friday Dance.
Click this link to check for Cape School Closing Notice

If rapidly-changing weather would force a "last-minute" cancellation, we may not have time to update Facebook or the Cape Ballroom website. Please use your discretion when deciding whether to travel in adverse weather.

See DIRECTIONS page for map and driving directions.

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