Local spots for kicking up your heels.

Who | Mary Jo Hansen

What | Owner of Fred Astaire Dance Studio

Where | 11153 South Parker Road Suite S, 
Parker, FredAstaire.com

Folks of all shapes and sizes are heading over to Fred Astaire Dance Studio in Parker, for dance lessons of all kinds.

“They might be planning for that special wedding dance, or perhaps they just want be able to kick up their heels at one of the local dance spots,” says Mary Jo Hansen, owner of Fred Astaire Dance Studio in Parker.

Here are a few of Mary Jo’s picks for a night of dancing — with your special person or for a Girls’ Night Out.

01 The Tailgate in Parker


19552 East Main Street, Parker


Rock & roll and dance music Friday & Saturday nights, country music on Thursdays.

02 The Robusto Room


9535 Park Meadows Drive, Littleton


Downtown sophistication, superb DJs, right in Lone Tree.

03 The Stampede


2430 South Havana Street, Aurora


Line Dancing, Country Western

04 Bistro Al Vino


15352 East Ida Drive, Suite E, Aurora


Huge dance floor, live music Monday-Saturday.

05 Proof Nite Club


7800 East Hampden Avenue, Denver


Caters to the 30 and over crowd, playing dance hits from the 80s, 90s, and today.

06 Pearl’s


608 East 13th Avenue, Denver


Not only do they have theme nights like Motown, 90s, and Dance Party, Pearl’s doesn’t have a club feel at all… just a local place to let loose.

07 Jazz at Jack’s


Denver Pavilions, 500 16th Street #320, Denver


Live music six nights a week includes Funk and Blues Wednesday, weekly line dancing and 90s night.

08 The Grizzly Rose


5450 North Valley Highway, Denver


The Grizzly Rose’s 2,500 square-foot floating hardwood dance floor goes six nights a week. With two-stepping and line dancing the Rose features top live country music from artists like Garth Brooks, Willie Nelson, Taylor Swift and Toby Keith.