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Country Dance Lessons

The Ponderosa Lounge & Grill offers free country-western dance lessons most Thursday, Friday, and Saturday nights starting at 7pm. Enjoy dance lessons with applicable cover charge starting at 7pm on concert nights. Types of country-western dance include Line Dance, West Coast Swing, Country Two-Step, Cha Cha and more. Our experienced teachers and large dance floor make the Ponderosa the best place in Portland for line dancing and other country-western dancing!



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DateDance Instructor (IG)Line Dance NameLevel
Thursday, 5/16Lauren E (@laurens.line.dancing)Bar Gettin' TipsyIntermediate
Friday, 5/17Courtney B (@courtney_line_dance)Ain't No SupermanBeginner
Saturday, 5/18Jen F (@bootsnspurswithjen)Black BettyBeginner
Friday, 5/24Nicki G (@dancingwithnicki)Just Keep FallingBeginner
Saturday, 5/25Jen F (@bootsnspurswithjen)Good TimeBeginner
Thursday, 5/30Nicki G (@dancingwithnicki)Love Lessons and Heartache on the DancefloorHigh Beginner/Improver
Friday, 5/31Madi (@madison_mpuryear)She's a Natural (Country Girl)Beginner

Line dance lessons

Experience the ultimate country-western dance nights at the renowned Ponderosa Lounge & Grill. Step into a world of rhythm and twirl as we invite you to join us on most Thursday, Friday, and Saturday nights, starting at 7pm, for exhilarating and complimentary country-western dance lessons. Whether you’re a seasoned dancer or taking your very first steps, our experienced teachers are here to guide you through Line Dance, West Coast Swing, Country Two-Step, Cha Cha, and more. The Ponderosa boasts a spacious dance floor that beckons enthusiasts from all corners of Portland, making it the prime destination for line dancing and other country-western dance styles.

On concert nights, the Ponderosa takes the dance floor to new heights. Immerse yourself in the vibrant atmosphere as we kickstart the night with dance lessons accompanied by a small cover charge, ensuring an unforgettable evening of entertainment and foot-stomping fun. Our dedicated instructors are well-versed in a diverse range of country-western dances, guaranteeing an enriching experience for all skill levels. Whether you’re looking to master intricate footwork or simply let loose and enjoy the music, the Ponderosa provides the perfect setting to indulge in your love for country-western dance.

Join us at the Ponderosa Lounge & Grill and let the energy of the music and the warmth of the community envelop you. Discover why we are recognized as the top destination for line dancing and country-western dance in Portland. Don your dancing shoes, gather your friends, and come on down to the Ponderosa for an evening of laughter, connection, and unforgettable memories on the dance floor.


(503) 283-1111 x4460

Chris Lee, General Manager



Monday – Thursday: 9 am-12 am
Friday: 9 am-2:30 am
Saturday: 8 am-2:30 am
Sunday: 8 am-12 am


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