Difference between revisions of "IAGSDC Timeline"

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*????, 1990: [[Dogwood City Dancers]] folded.
 
*????, 1990: [[Dogwood City Dancers]] folded.
 
*????, 1990: [[Doppler Dancers]] rolled into [[Puddletown Squares]].
 
*????, 1990: [[Doppler Dancers]] rolled into [[Puddletown Squares]].
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*????, 1990: [[Heads to the Center]] started in [[Portland]], [[OR]].
  
 
== 1991 ==
 
== 1991 ==
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*????, 1991: [[Cotton Pickin' Squares]] started in [[Memphis]], [[TN]].
 
*????, 1991: [[Cotton Pickin' Squares]] started in [[Memphis]], [[TN]].
 
*????, 1991: [[Chinook City Dance Club]] started in [[Calgary]], [[AB]].
 
*????, 1991: [[Chinook City Dance Club]] started in [[Calgary]], [[AB]].
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*????, 1991:  [[High Desert Stars]] started in [[Santa Fe]], [[NM]].
  
 
== 1992 ==
 
== 1992 ==
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*July 11-13, 1997: [[Wheel & Deal]] - held at the Sands Expo and Convention Center in Las Vegas, NV.
 
*July 11-13, 1997: [[Wheel & Deal]] - held at the Sands Expo and Convention Center in Las Vegas, NV.
 
*Oct. 3-5, 1997: [[West Coast A&C]] "Shakedown Along The Fault" - held in Redwood City, CA.
 
*Oct. 3-5, 1997: [[West Coast A&C]] "Shakedown Along The Fault" - held in Redwood City, CA.
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*Dec. ??, 1997: [[High Desert Stars]] folded.
 
*????, 1997: [[Bent Squares]] folded.
 
*????, 1997: [[Bent Squares]] folded.
 
*????, 1997: [[Cuesta Squares]] started in [[San Luis Obispo]], [[CA]].
 
*????, 1997: [[Cuesta Squares]] started in [[San Luis Obispo]], [[CA]].
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*????, 1998: [[Charlies Sunburst Squares]] folded.
 
*????, 1998: [[Charlies Sunburst Squares]] folded.
 
*????, 1998: [[Edo 8's]] started in [[Tokyo]], [[Japan]].
 
*????, 1998: [[Edo 8's]] started in [[Tokyo]], [[Japan]].
*????: [[Empire Squares]] started in [[Riverside]], [[CA]].
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*????, 1998: [[Empire Squares]] started in [[Riverside]], [[CA]].
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*????, 1998: [[High Desert Squares]] started in [[Yucca Valley]], [[CA]].
  
 
== 1999 ==
 
== 1999 ==
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*July 1-4, 2010: [[Chi-Town Shakedown]] - held at the Hilton Chicago in Chicago, IL.
 
*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.
 
*Sept. 24-26, 2010: [[West Coast A&C]] "Zoom Into Portland" - held in Portland, OR.
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*????, 2010: [[High Desert Squares]] folded.
  
 
== 2011 ==
 
== 2011 ==

Revision as of 15:19, 12 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

1988

1989

1990

1991

1992

1993

1994

May ??, 1994: Garden St8s started in Somerset, NJ.

1995

1996

1997

1998

1999

2000

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

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