Bryant Park | Bryant Park Square Dance

Bryant Park Square Dance

Square dance hits the big city in Bryant Park.

Do-si-do and promenade at a dance party like no other, with a whole lot of country food, music, and fun.

No experience or partner necessary. We'll pair ya up and teach ya the steps. All dances taught all night.

Friday, September 23, 2016

It's a Midtown hoedown like no other!

Our beloved annual Square Dance returns to Bryant Park on September 23 and 24! 

Friday, Sept 23: 6pm - 9pm
Saturday, Sept 24: 3pm - 9pm

DANCING
On Friday, do-si-do the night away with our featured caller, Dave Harvey of NYC Barn Dance, to the boot-stomping stylings of the Calamity Janes. No experience? No partner? No problem! You're bound to make some new friends, and Dave will teach ya the steps.

ROPING
Learn how to lasso with our pro instructors, and then test your skills by hopping on the Rodeo Roper!

PLAY
Ham it up at our #bpsquaredance photo opps, compete in a sack race (3-6pm on Saturday only), or challenge your friends to a game of cornhole!

WIN
We've got western-themed giveaways by the wagonload. And, don't forget to enter the raffle for our grand prize - two round-trip airline tickets, courtesy of Southwest Airlines! Other daily prizes to be announced.

LOUNGE
Hang your hat at the Southwest Airlines Lounge! Rest your feet and take in the scene from comfy Adirondack chairs.

SNACKS AND SUDS
Come hungry for finger licking fixings from the Hester Street Fair, and beer and wine by Ark Restaurants. Available for purchase.

Admission is FREE! No registration or tickets required. The only element that requires a wallet is the food and beverages. Country festive attire is encouraged. Be there and be square!

 
Saturday, September 24, 2016

It's a Midtown hoedown like no other!

Our beloved annual Square Dance returns to Bryant Park on September 23 and 24! 

Friday, Sept 23: 6pm - 9pm
Saturday, Sept 24: 3pm - 9pm

DANCING & MUSIC
On Saturday, double up on your do-si-dos with TWO square dance sets featuring caller Dave Harvey of NYC Barn Dance and live bands. Sets begin around 3:30pm and 6:30pm, with live music in between. No experience? No partner? No problem! You're bound to make some new friends, and Dave will teach ya the steps.

ROPING
Learn how to lasso with our pro instructors, and then test your skills by hopping on the Rodeo Roper!

PLAY
Ham it up at our #bpsquaredance photo opps, or challenge your friends to a game of cornhole!

WIN
We've got western-themed giveaways by the wagonload. And, don't forget to enter the raffle for our grand prize - two round-trip airline tickets, courtesy of Southwest Airlines! Other daily prizes to be announced.

LOUNGE
Hang your hat at the Southwest Airlines Lounge! Rest your feet and take in the scene from comfy Adirondack chairs.

KIDS CORNER
From 3pm - 6pm on Saturday, the NW corner of the lawn becomes the Kids Corner with western-themed crafts and sack races. We'll also be giving out kid-sized cowboy hats (while supplies last) and our afternoon square dance set will be kid-friendly.

SNACKS AND SUDS
Come hungry for finger licking fixings from the Hester Street Fair, and beer and wine by Ark Restaurants. Available for purchase.

 Admission is FREE! No registration or tickets required. The only element that requires a wallet is the food and beverages. Country festive attire is encouraged. Be there and be square!

 

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