USA Dance (Western New York) Chapter #3013

About Us


Have Fun, Meet People

Come to one of our dances! You'll have a chance to learn new dance steps and practice what you already know in a friendly environment. No partner necessary.

WNY USA DANCE is a non-profit organization for ballroom dancers of all ages and skill levels. We are a local chapter of the national organization USA Dance (formerly the United States Amateur Ballroom Dancers Association - USABDA). Our mission is to improve the quality and the quantity of ballroom dancing in the United States.  Member admission is $7, Guests $11, Student $8, Student Member $4.

When We Meet

WNY USA DANCE meets one Friday each month, September through June, except for certain holidays or exceptions. Guest instructors teach a lesson at 7:30pm, which is then followed from 8:30-11pm by general dancing. Lessons and dances cover the full range of ballroom dance styles.; Our events are open to everyone!

Where We Meet

WNY USA DANCE events are held at the Amherst Community Church, 77 Washington Hwy. , Buffalo NY 14226, Williamsville area.

Membership Benefits

WNY USA Dance membership costs $35 annually for an adult social dancer, which includes many benefits, such as a free dance each June, and discounts at places you frequent such as Office Max; Contact us for more information or join at one of our dances.

USA Dance is a 501c3 non-profit organization supporting dancesport athletes and recreational dancers throughout the United States. There are nearly 200 chapters throughout the USA connecting with children, youth, adults and seniors of all interest and skill levels who all have one thing in common - the love of dance!

Join with us! Help us grow our organization, pursue the Olympic dream for dancesport, continue our outreach and raise awareness to all Americans about the wonderful physical, mental and social benefits of ballroom dance.  Our chapter actively supports college dancesport teams.

Membership Benefits

Membership funds the majority of our organization's efforts and provides many benefits to dancers. One of the greatest benefits of membership in USA Dance is simply being an active participant in and supporter of ballroom dancing. Many members say that attending USA Dance events and association with the friends they make at those events quickly becomes a significant and very pleasurable part of their life.

Discounts on Admissions

Attend our chapter dances and pay the lower admission prices applicable to members. Each dance usually starts with a one-hour dance lesson, followed by several hours of general dancing. The typical program includes mixers, line dances, and dance demonstrations.  Student members receive additionally discounted rates.

Dance Information

All members receive a subscription to American Dancer magazine. You also receive our chapter email newsletters covering local ballroom dance news, including information on places to dance.