Volunteers Needed!

We need volunteers to help out during pride week activities, including help manning the info-fair table and handing out business cards, help at the pride stage dancing short demo tips and encouraging people to give square dancing a try, help decorating for the Pride dance. Read our latest email which contains full details on where/when […]

Congratulations Graduates

2022 Graduation Class

The first Social Square Dancing (SSD) program students have graduated and we couldn’t be more proud of them.

Pride Dance August 27

Pride Dance Poster

Join the Ottawa Date Squares for their annual free Pride Dance August 27, 1:30pm-4:30pm @ Jack Purcell Community Centre.

Free Intros on September 7 & 14!

Put on your Dancing Shoes

Looking for something to do that lets you make new friends and shed some COVID weight at the same time? Look no further because the Ottawa Date Squares are holding two intro nights on the Wednesday evenings of April 20th and April 27th.

Zoom North a Success

Zoom North Group Photo

The first (and last) ever Zoom North to the Capital virtual fly-in was held online via Zoom Meeting on Saturday, September 19, 2020 and was very well attended. We counted 76 participants at one point but we know that many were present with their significant others so the actual number of attendees is probably closer […]

Halloween Dance Fun

The Ottawa Date Squares are always looking for some extra opportunities to dance and the yearly Halloween Dance was one such opportunity. The current student dancers got a chance to use what they’ve learned in a fun and relaxing environment while sporting some really great costumes. A great time was had by all. Hope you […]

The Triangle Tarts do Ottawa Pride

The Triangle Tarts do Ottawa Pride

Every year the Ottawa Date Squares take part in Ottawa Pride celebrations. It’s the best opportunity to show the LGBTQ+ community how much fun Gay Square Dancing can be and this year we had very special guests show up at our booth at the info fair. The Triangle Tarts are square dancers from the Toronto […]