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*July 3-6, 2008: [[Touch A Quarter Century]] - held at the Renaissance Cleveland Hotel in Cleveland, OH.
 
*July 3-6, 2008: [[Touch A Quarter Century]] - held at the Renaissance Cleveland Hotel in Cleveland, OH.
 
*Sept. 19-21, 2008: [[West Coast A&C]] "Push Open the Golden Gate" - held in South San Francisco, CA.
 
*Sept. 19-21, 2008: [[West Coast A&C]] "Push Open the Golden Gate" - held in South San Francisco, CA.
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*????: [[Champlain Valley Rainbow Squares]] started in [[Burlington]], [[VT]].
  
 
== 2009 ==
 
== 2009 ==

Revision as of 21:23, 10 April 2013

Undated

1980

1981

1982

  • March 5, 1982: Five dancers run Western Star Dancers' first drop-in square-dance evening in the second-floor rehearsal space above American Conservatory Theatre on Geary Street in San Francisco, CA.
  • November 12-14, 1982: Charlie's (Country & Western Bar) in Denver, CO hosts the "First National Gay Square Dance Exhibition". Seven gay clubs throughout the country were invited to attend a weekend of square dancing and workshops. Only five out-of-town dancers show up, all from San Francisco (Alan Hall, Paul Zimmerman, Jack Kendrick, Russ King, and Scott Carey). This constituted the first "fly-in" although that terminology had not yet come into play. Dave "Happy" New Year called the weekend.

1983

  • August, 1983: At the Reno Gay Rodeo, discussions are held about forming a national association specifically for gay square dance clubs.

1984

  • April 6-8, 1984: All Join Hands - The First Gay Square Dance Convention - held at the Madison Hotel in Seattle, WA.

1985

1986

1987

  • July 3-5, 1987: Explode The Rose - held at the Hilton Hotel, Downtown in Portland, OR.

1988

1989

  • June 30-July 3, 1989: Peel The Apple - held at the Sheraton City Centre in New York, NY.

1990

1991

1992

  • July 3-5, 1992: Diamonds In The Desert - held at Hyatt Regency Albuquerque, 330 Tijeras NW; Albuquerque Convention Center; La Posada Hotel (trail-in dance and overflow), Albuquerque, NM.
  • Oct. 2-4, 1992: West Coast A&C "Perk Up in Vancouver" - held in Vancouver, BC, Canada.
  • ????, 1992: Cadillac Squares started in Detroit, MI.

1993

1994

1995

1996

1997

????, 1997: Bent Squares folded.

1998

  • July 2-5, 1998: Weave The Rose - held at the Doubletree Hotel in Portland, OR.
  • Sept. 18-20, 1998: West Coast A&C "Here Comes The Judge" - held in Denver, CO.

1999

2000

  • Feb. 18-20, 2000: ACDC - held in Washington, DC.
  • June 30-July 3, 2000: Crack The Crab - held at the Hyatt Regency & Sheraton Inner Harbor in Baltimore, MD.
  • Sept. 29-Oct. 1, 2000: West Coast A&C "Walk Out 2 A Wave" - held in Costa Mesa, CA.

2001

  • Feb. 9-11, 2001: ACDC - held in Washington, DC.
  • April 12-15, 2001: Make Magic - held at the Westin Bayshore Hotel & Resort in Vancouver, BC, Canada.
  • Sept. 7-9, 2001: West Coast A&C "Pass Out in the Desert" - held in Phoenix, AZ.

2002

2003

2004

  • Feb. 13-15, 2004: ACDC - held in Washington, DC.
  • July 1-5, 2004: Remake The Heatwave - held at the Arizona Biltmore Resort in Phoenix, AZ.
  • Oct. 1-3, 2004: West Coast A&C "Tahoe Mirror Touch Of Class" held in North Lake Tahoe, CA.

2005

2006

  • Feb. 17-19, 2006: ACDC - held in Washington, DC.
  • June 30-July 3, 2006: Wish Upon A Thar - held at the Anaheim Marriott in Anaheim, CA.

2007

  • Feb. 16-18, 2007: ACDC - held in Washington, DC.
  • May 24-28, 2007: Red Rocks and Purple Mountains - held at the Hyatt Regency at Denver Convention Center in Denver, CO.
  • Aug. 17-19, 2007: West Coast A&C "Trip the Sunset" - held in Phoenix, AZ.

2008

2009

  • April 9-12, 2009: DC Diamond Circulate - held at the Marriott Wardman Park Hotel in Washington, DC.
  • Oct. 16-18, 2009: West Coast A&C "Change Lanes To Route 66" - held in Albuquerque, NM.

2010

  • Feb. 12-14, 2010: ACDC - held in Washington, DC.
  • July 1-4, 2010: Chi-Town Shakedown - held at the Hilton Chicago in Chicago, IL.
  • Sept. 24-26, 2010: West Coast A&C "Zoom Into Portland" - held in Portland, OR.

2011

2012

  • Feb. 17-19, 2012: ACDC - held in Washington, DC.
  • June 29-July 2, 2012: Dance Up A Storm - held at the Hyatt Regency in Vancouver, BC, Canada.
  • Sept. 14-16, 2012: West Coast A&C "Sock It To Me" - held in Denver, CO.

2013