The Stompede is not just about dancing. It's about making connections. Enjoy some of our social events, where you'll find it easy to make new friends and catch up with old ones.
New this year is an optional brunch buffet on Sunday morning! Enjoy the company of your fellow Stompeders as you enjoy a fabulous feast of eggs, breakfast meats, french toast, fruit, coffee and tea, and all the usual breakfast fixin's. (Workshops begin at 11:00 am.)
- $16 additional plus service and tax ($20 inclusive)
- order your brunch when you register
- or order on-line without registration (purchase "à la carte")
PRE-STOMPEDE ICE CREAM SOCIAL
WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 14 • 8:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Join Dave, Neeraj and Hagan at San Francisco's Original Ghirardelli Chocolate Manufactury and Soda Fountain at this informal gathering for some great ice cream and camaraderie. Meet up at the ice cream shop located at 900 North Point Street. All are welcome.
VIP WELCOME RECEPTION
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 16 • 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
A special party to honor all those who have contributed to the creation of the Sundance Stompede – including our host sponsors, business sponsors, volunteers, instructors, entertainers, and exhibition dancers. Sponsored by Barefoot Cellars.
FRIDAY NIGHT AFTER-HOURS PARTY
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 17 • 1:00 am – 3:00 am
The dancing's ended, but it's not time to go to bed. Come to the after-hours party at the Stompede Hospitality Suite at the host hotel.
BOOTS ONLY BALL
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 17 • 4:15pm – 6:00 pm
A first for the Sundance Stompede, the Boots Only Ball is a nudist country-western tea dance that will be held in the Gold Rush room of the Holiday Inn. Everyone is welcome: all genders, all shapes, all sizes. Everyone is beautiful when they're dancing! Admission is $10 for non-registrants, with a free and required clothes-check.
WOMEN’S TRANS-INCLUSIVE SOCIAL
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 17 • 5:30 – 7:00 pm
A perennial favorite, our casual gathering of women and trans Stompeders at the Stompede Hospitality Suite. Hosted by Texas Rose. Stompede registration or Hoedown ticket required.
SATURDAY NIGHT AFTER-HOURS PARTY
SUNDAY, OCTOBER 18 • 1:00 am – 3:00 am
Will it be wild or mild? Come to the after-hours party at the Stompede Hospitality Suite at the host hotel and find out!