Dance Your Way Through November and Save the Dates!

November blog post - St. Charles ballroom dance studioNovember is such a busy month that we need you to get your calendar out or your smartphone handy to take in all of this information and make plans to join us for some wonderful events.

On Saturday, Nov. 5, we will be dancing at the Batavia Womans’ Club Luncheon fashion show benefiting the Elderday Center. This event is from 11 a.m.-2:30 p.m. at the Q Center in St. Charles, IL. Tickets are $50 and you can purchase them at: If you’ve never visited the Q Center, check that beautiful place out here:

On Friday, Nov. 11, we’ll be at the Windy City Bulls game at 7 p.m. at the Sears Centre in Hoffman Estates, IL. Fred Astaire Illinois has been invited to dance during the game as we welcome the NBA’s Developmental League team to the area (it’s affiliated with the Chicago Bulls). Students will perform a Push-Pull/Hustle between the first and second quarter and the professionals will be dancing a Swing between the third and fourth quarter.

Tickets are ONLY $28 and include: the game, a Fred Astaire T-shirt and participation at the game! All RSVPs are due by Tuesday, Nov. 1, so, sign up TODAY with Allyssa or call for more information. We want as many students as possible to flood the court!

Friday, Nov. 18 brings the Winter Festival Preview Newcomer Practice Party at 8 p.m. at the studio. Join us to find out all about the awesome “winter festival” we have planned from Nov. 21-Dec. 16! Parties, prizes, specials and more! Don’t miss out on all of the fun and exciting parties and events we have planned. Please contact us now for more information.

If you think November is busy, let’s just give you a quick taste of what lies ahead in December. Our Holiday Star Ball on Friday, Dec. 3 at the Westin in Itasca, IL., is our final regional event of the year and the theme is Winter Wonderand. Join all eight Fred Astaire Illinois studios for a beautiful semi-formal evening of cocktails, dinner, dancing, top awards, student formations, including our first formation from our studio and an incredible holiday-themed professional show! Ask your instructor for more information!

We will not only keep you hopping, we will keep you dancing!