1003 7th Avenue
Kirkland, WA 98033
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About Us

Come see why all of Seattle is raving about the Orion Ballroom, the Northwest's finest facility for dance instruction and social dancing. Orion offers plenty of room to move and groove for any dancer, from social beginner to advanced competitors.

Orion Ballroom's dance professionals are dedicated to providing a warm, supportive, fun environment in which people of all ages can enjoy the art of partnership dancing on both a social and instructional level. We will help you achieve your immediate and long term goals.

It is our goal to share our passion and enjoyment for partner dancing with all who have an interest in learning. Therefore we offer several formats and pricing options to accommodate the needs of all of our students.

No matter which style you are interested in, ORION HAS THE COURSE FOR YOU!

You can learn:

  • the "elegant classic" ballroom dances; Waltz, Foxtrot, Tango;
  • the "flirtatious" Latin dances; Rumba, Cha Cha, Samba;
  • the "hip cool" swing dances; Lindy Hop, West Coast Swing,
    East Coast Swing;
  • or the "HOT" night club dances; Salsa, Hustle, Nightclub Two-Step.

Private Instruction: Private lessons run 55 minutes and are tailored to suit each student's individual needs. Private lessons best enable students to experience the art of partner dancing. Both beginning and advanced students will find that with private instruction they progress faster and with greater ease.

Group Classes: In Orion's 55-minute group classes, students learn new dance moves in a safe environment, before hitting the clubs. Orion Ballroom offers over 15 different group classes a week at every level, from basic beginner through advanced competitive styling. Students rotate partners regularly. This format builds self-confidence and physical coordination, and provides a comfortable environment in which to make new friends. It is not necessary to bring your own partner.

Additional Services:

FIRST DANCE WEDDING PACKAGES: It is tradition for the Bride and Groom to open the dance floor at a reception, and no one wants to feel unprepared. Your 1st dance should be a relaxed, joyful celebration!

Here at Orion Ballroom, we take pride and pleasure in offering a variety of packages to help prepare you for this romantic event. From our popular 1st Dance Specials and Wedding Workshops, to our elite Diamond Series, private lessons for just the two of you or group classes for the whole bridal party, you'll surely find something that will fit your needs. You can even order A La Carte!

Please take a moment see what we have to offer. If you have any questions, one of our Wedding Specialists will be happy to assist you.

INSTRUCTION OR PERFORMANCE FOR YOUR PARTY OR BUSINESS FUNCTION: Add a touch of excitement to your party or business function and book an instructor or two teach some of the hottest club dances. Instructors can also be booked for performances with enough notice. Call for availability and rates.

Facility Rental: While Orion Ballroom primarily offers dance instruction and social dancing during the week, the facility can be rented for special occasions on Saturday afternoons and Evenings, and Sundays. The facility is 3000 sq. feet, and is great for small receptions, birthday parties, corporate events, Christmas and New Year's parties.

Outside catering only please. Orion also has a wide variety of themed decorations at its disposal for events.

Please call for rates and availability.