The Ballroom of Sacramento


Dance Floor Etiquette


There are many different styles of dancing that can be accommodated on the floor at the same time.  By following these simple rules, everyone can have an enjoyable experience!

Outside (Fast) Lane

Counter Clockwise

(Line of Dance)

When dancing in the outside lane, do not back up, do not dance across the flow.  Keep a lookout for other dancers to avoid collisions!


If you wish to Swing, Rock, Slow, or dance non-line-of-dance, steps, go to the center of the dance floor!

Inside (Slow) Lane

Counter Clockwise

(Line of Dance)

Floor Center

Cha Cha, Rumba, Jitterbug, Lindy Hop, East Coast Swing, Rock 'N Roll, Salsa, Slow Dancing, Freestyle, West Coast Swing, Spot Turns, Line Dances, 'Position Dances'


Do Not do these dances in the Outside Lanes Unless EVERYONE Else is doing them at the same time!

Step & Go, Forward Movement




Line of Dance

Dance in a Continuous Forward Movement



Progressive Dances are Foxtrot, Waltz, Two Step, Polka, Pattern Dances



These Dancers have the Right of Way, but should not cut through the center



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Sacramento, Ca 95827


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