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*July 1993: [[Remake The Circle]] - held at the University of Washington in Seattle, WA.
 
*July 1993: [[Remake The Circle]] - held at the University of Washington in Seattle, WA.
 
** [[Golden Boot Award]] presented to [[Anna Damiani]], [[Stan Boyden]], [[Bill St. John]].
 
** [[Golden Boot Award]] presented to [[Anna Damiani]], [[Stan Boyden]], [[Bill St. John]].
Jul. ??, 1993: [[Rainbow Wranglers]] started in [[Eugene]], [[OR]].
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*Jul. ??, 1993: [[Rainbow Wranglers]] started in [[Eugene]], [[OR]].
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*August 16-30, 1993: [[Pink Triangles in Red Square]] gay square dance trip to [[Russia]].
 
*Oct. 1-3, 1993: [[West Coast A&C]] "Change Lanes to Portland" - held in Portland, OR.
 
*Oct. 1-3, 1993: [[West Coast A&C]] "Change Lanes to Portland" - held in Portland, OR.
 
*????, 1993: [[Boots in Squares]] started in [[Palm Springs]], [[CA]].
 
*????, 1993: [[Boots in Squares]] started in [[Palm Springs]], [[CA]].

Revision as of 21:35, 27 August 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

  • May 1, 1983: Art Smith is awarded the Golden Boot Award for his outstanding contribution to gay square dancing by having started the first gay square dance club in Seattle and the gay square dance movement in the Northwest.
  • June 4, 1983: Mile High Squares square dance at the 1st Annual Rocky Mountain Regional Rodeo as part of the Colorado Gay Rodeo Association.
  • 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

May 17, 1993: Lismore Scooters started in East Ballina, Australia.

1994

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

1995

1996

1997

1998

1999

2000

2001

2002

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2004

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