Thank you for visiting the Oaktown 8's website to learn about modern square dancing.
Our club serves the community of Oakland, Berkeley, San Leandro, Hayward, Fremont, Richmond, Orinda, and the SF East Bay Area. Our membership consists of gay, straight, couples and singles. Everyone Welcome, come visit!
Please check out our website or go right to the Classes and Calendar/Schedule sections to see details of our upcoming events.
Oaktown 8s is more than just a dance club, we have social events as well and are open to hosting more. For an example of square dancing, see the two links below.
Join Oaktown 8’s Square Dance Club for a TGIF evening of square dancing
February 21, 2014
Caller: Rich Reel
Level: Floor Level (Class Level, Plus, A1/A2)
Oakland Dance Center - Hall 2
200 Grand Ave, Oakland
Free Parking No Partner Required $5-10 donation
Oaktown 8s Annual Tea (Square) Dance
Sunday, April 6, 2014
St. Paschal Baylon Church
3700 Dorisa Avenue, Oakland
Mainstream, Plus, Advanced Levels
Looking to see where more square dance festivals are? There is a site called Festival Trek that has links to many different events across the country including square dancing. Check it out at: http://www.festivaltrek.com/festival/
For an example of modern square dancing, here are two videos to watch: