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Friday September 21, 2018
Start: 09/21/2018 7:00 pm
End: 09/21/2018 10:00 pm

NOTE THE LOCATION CHANGE FOR THIS MONTH
Victorian Dance at Simi Valley featuring Quadrilles, Group Dances, and Waltzes. Doors open at 7:00 pm and dancing begins at 7:30 pm. This dance is offered by the Rancho Simi Recreation and Park District.

Beginner-friendly / Bringing a partner is not required / Historical attire is optional

$5 payable at the door.

Rancho Santa Susana Community Center (RSSCC)
5005 - C Los Angeles Avenue, Simi Valley, CA

For more information visit https://www.simivintagedance.com/victorian-dance

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Start: 09/21/2018 8:30 pm

Phat Cat Swinger!
Dine and dance to one of the most popular and exciting dance bands to ever appear on the Cicada Club stage!

Amazing high energy swing with music in the style of such greats as Bobby Darin, Frank Sinatra and Louis Prima, but with a refreshing new spin for dancers as well as music lovers.

Tickets, dinner reservations, and more information: http://www.cicadaclub.com/show.asp?id=21235

Saturday September 22, 2018
Start: 09/22/2018

From their Facebook event at: https://www.facebook.com/events/203461110399025/

The Annual Vista Viking Festival, California's Premiere Viking Festival, and Norse Culture event. Step back a thousand years into our Viking Village and Marketplace. Meet Odin, the Norse Gods, and Vikings and Valkyries of all kinds. Food, live music, combat, merchants, and more. There is always something special happening at the Vista Viking Festival.

Hours: 10 AM - 7 PM

2006 E Vista Way, Vista, California 92084

Contact:
(760) 583-9578
vistavikingmedia@gmail.com

Start: 09/22/2018

From their Facebook event page at: https://www.facebook.com/events/193465764684972/

Balboa Park Club Ballroom
Balboa Park (Park Blvd & Presidents Way) 2150 Pan American Rd, San Diego

Join the San Diego Costume Guild for their annual costume sale and swap meet! Lots of costumes, accessories, fabric and all sorts of strange and wonderful stuff! Halloween costumes, Ren Faire outfits, Victorian, Regency, Steampunk and more!

Start: 09/22/2018 5:30 pm

From their Facebook event page at: https://www.facebook.com/events/1474142452732468/

Saturday, September 22 at 5:30 PM - 10 PM

Balboa Park Club
2144 Pan American Road West, San Diego, California 92101

Your honored presence is requested at the Harvest Masquerade Regency Ball. In the style of Jane Austin (Party like it's 1799.) Historic Balboa Park Club Ballroom, in the heart of Balboa Park.
http://playfordplodders.wixsite.com/playfordplodders

Sunday September 23, 2018
Start: 09/22/2018
End: 09/23/2018

From their Facebook event at: https://www.facebook.com/events/203461110399025/

The Annual Vista Viking Festival, California's Premiere Viking Festival, and Norse Culture event. Step back a thousand years into our Viking Village and Marketplace. Meet Odin, the Norse Gods, and Vikings and Valkyries of all kinds. Food, live music, combat, merchants, and more. There is always something special happening at the Vista Viking Festival.

Hours: 10 AM - 7 PM

2006 E Vista Way, Vista, California 92084

Contact:
(760) 583-9578
vistavikingmedia@gmail.com

Start: 09/22/2018
End: 09/23/2018

From their Facebook event page at: https://www.facebook.com/events/193465764684972/

Balboa Park Club Ballroom
Balboa Park (Park Blvd & Presidents Way) 2150 Pan American Rd, San Diego

Join the San Diego Costume Guild for their annual costume sale and swap meet! Lots of costumes, accessories, fabric and all sorts of strange and wonderful stuff! Halloween costumes, Ren Faire outfits, Victorian, Regency, Steampunk and more!

Start: 09/23/2018 4:00 pm
End: 09/23/2018 7:00 pm

Social dancing in the English Country Dance style as danced from the Renaissance to the Regency.

Beginners welcome, no partner necessary, always live music.

4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
(Note: new dancers are encouraged to come a little early for informal orientation.)
Cost: $10/general, $5/youth 18 and younger.

Lindberg Park Stone House, Lindberg Park, 5101 Rhoda Way, Culver City, 90230 (a few blocks from the intersection of Overland and Jefferson).

https://culvercityecd.com/

September 23 features teaching by James Hutson with music by Interfolk!

Start: 09/23/2018 4:00 pm

THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELED

We will invoke a 19th-century style fandango in celebration of California statehood on September 9, 1850!

Tickets: https://www.rancholoscerritos.org/upcoming-event/dances-old-california-2...

A dance lesson, covering waltzes, polkas, and set dances like the Spanish Waltz and El Coyote, will be followed by two sets of live music and dancing. Dance lessons at 4pm; live music and two dance sets at 5pm. Music will be provided by The Wayfaring Sisters, who specialize in the popular and folk music of 19th Century America. Walter Nelson will emcee.

Friday September 28, 2018
Start: 09/28/2018 7:30 pm
End: 09/28/2018 9:30 pm

Monthly waltz practice at Simi Valley. Dancers in both Victorian and Modern styles now have the opportunity to practice their Waltz and Polka in an open, relaxed setting. This practice opportunity is offered by the Rancho Simi Recreation and Park District.

Wood dance floor / Bringing a partner is not required

$5 payable at the door.

Rancho Santa Susana Community Center (RSSCC) Dance Room
5005 - C Los Angeles Avenue, Simi Valley, CA

For more information visit: https://www.simivintagedance.com/waltz-polka-practice

Start: 09/28/2018 7:30 pm
End: 09/28/2018 10:00 pm

2nd and 4th Friday of every month, 7:30 to 10 pm, $5.

St. Luke's Episcopal Church
122 S California Ave
Monrovia, CA 91016

Contact Email: monroviaecd@gmail.com.

Saturday September 29, 2018
Start: 09/29/2018

From their Facebook event at:https://www.facebook.com/events/2226123037618642/

Calico Ghost Town
36600 Ghost Town Rd., Yermo, California 92398

Back in the 1880’s California experienced its largest silver strike in the high desert of San Bernardino County, and Calico became the place to be! Businesses bustled, the presses hummed, and the town was alive with commerce and trade.

The glory days of Calico will be relived as Calico Ghost Town presents the 52nd Annual Calico Days Celebration, September 29th & 30th, 2018.

Start: 09/29/2018 8:30 pm

CICADA CLUB DEBUT! Gary Greene, Esq. and his seventeen piece Big Band of Barristers features vocalist Mary Stanford. America's number one Legal Band performs the Great American Songbook with music from the Golden Era of big bands. The Barristers together with the Lawyers Phil performed at the Saban Theatre for Beverly Hills' 100th Anniversary. The Los Angeles City Council has declared Gary Greene, Esq. and his Big Band of Barristers "Los Angeles' Only Legal Band."

Sunday September 30, 2018
Start: 09/29/2018
End: 09/30/2018

From their Facebook event at:https://www.facebook.com/events/2226123037618642/

Calico Ghost Town
36600 Ghost Town Rd., Yermo, California 92398

Back in the 1880’s California experienced its largest silver strike in the high desert of San Bernardino County, and Calico became the place to be! Businesses bustled, the presses hummed, and the town was alive with commerce and trade.

The glory days of Calico will be relived as Calico Ghost Town presents the 52nd Annual Calico Days Celebration, September 29th & 30th, 2018.

Start: 09/30/2018 9:00 am

From a Facebook event at: https://www.facebook.com/events/279592072648942/

Sunday, September 30 at 9 AM – 5 PM

Pickwick Gardens
1001 W Riverside Dr, Burbank, California 91506

Join over 65 vendors from across California for the Pickwick Vintage Show in Burbank on September 30th. Shop a wide range of vintage clothing, textiles, and jewelry from all eras, plus textiles, design inspiration, print, trim, embroidery, and findings.

Friday October 05, 2018
Start: 10/05/2018

More info: http://www.gaslightexpo.org/

Gaslight Steampunk Expo will be following Captain Nemo's Nautilus west across the great Pacific Ocean as we explore the Hawaiian Islands and Polynesia for a Tiki-punk adventure of epic proportions! Come get your steam on!

Town and Country San Diego
500 Hotel Circle North, San Diego, California 92108

Start: 10/05/2018 7:30 pm
End: 10/05/2018 10:00 pm

Colonial Dance featuring featuring the social dances that were popular in this country from 1730 to 1799. Our program will consist primarily of longways "country" dances as well as a few cotillions (the predecessor of quadrilles). With dances of various skill levels throughout the evening, there is sure to be something for beginners and experienced dancers alike.

Beginner-friendly / Bringing a partner is not required / Historical attire is optional

$5 payable at the door

Rancho Santa Susana Community Center (RSSCC)
5005 - C Los Angeles Avenue, Simi Valley, CA

Saturday October 06, 2018

More info: http://www.gaslightexpo.org/

Gaslight Steampunk Expo will be following Captain Nemo's Nautilus west across the great Pacific Ocean as we explore the Hawaiian Islands and Polynesia for a Tiki-punk adventure of epic proportions! Come get your steam on!

Town and Country San Diego
500 Hotel Circle North, San Diego, California 92108

Start: 10/06/2018

Ticket to the Twenties
Saturday & Sunday, October 6 & 7, 2018

http://homesteadmuseum.org/festivals

• 3 to 7 p.m. both days

• Free—but bring spending money for food and shopping

• 1920s dress is encouraged and Prohibition will be strictly enforced!

• Sorry, no pets allowed--only certified service animals are permitted.

Please note: In the event of rain, the festival will be canceled.

Start: 10/06/2018

From their Facebook event at: https://www.facebook.com/events/2343580065869037/

Join us as we commemorate the 172nd Anniversary of a historic battle that was fought here on the property of the Dominguez Rancho. The 1846 Battle of Dominguez Rancho in Dominguez Hills also know as the Battle of the Old Woman’s Gun. In this two day living history event you will be able to experience the reenactment of the battle as well as the many aspects of life in Southern California during the 1800’s and the Mexican-American War come back to life in the present.

Start: 10/06/2018 6:30 pm

Taken from their Facebook event at: https://www.facebook.com/events/172630746672930/

CCECD - Culver City English Country Dance is excited to announce our 18th Annual Playford-to-the-Present English Country Dance Ball! Mark your calendars now!

Join us Saturday, October 6, 2018, at the Pasadena Scottish Rite Cathedral for a lovely evening of English Country dancing.

We are thrilled to have Bruce Hamilton from the Bay Area as our wonderful Dance Master! He'll call fun, interesting dances for us to dance to beautiful live music (band TBD).

Sunday October 07, 2018
Start: 10/05/2018
End: 10/07/2018

More info: http://www.gaslightexpo.org/

Gaslight Steampunk Expo will be following Captain Nemo's Nautilus west across the great Pacific Ocean as we explore the Hawaiian Islands and Polynesia for a Tiki-punk adventure of epic proportions! Come get your steam on!

Town and Country San Diego
500 Hotel Circle North, San Diego, California 92108

Start: 10/06/2018
End: 10/07/2018

Ticket to the Twenties
Saturday & Sunday, October 6 & 7, 2018

http://homesteadmuseum.org/festivals

• 3 to 7 p.m. both days

• Free—but bring spending money for food and shopping

• 1920s dress is encouraged and Prohibition will be strictly enforced!

• Sorry, no pets allowed--only certified service animals are permitted.

Please note: In the event of rain, the festival will be canceled.

Start: 10/06/2018
End: 10/07/2018

From their Facebook event at: https://www.facebook.com/events/2343580065869037/

Join us as we commemorate the 172nd Anniversary of a historic battle that was fought here on the property of the Dominguez Rancho. The 1846 Battle of Dominguez Rancho in Dominguez Hills also know as the Battle of the Old Woman’s Gun. In this two day living history event you will be able to experience the reenactment of the battle as well as the many aspects of life in Southern California during the 1800’s and the Mexican-American War come back to life in the present.

Friday October 12, 2018
Start: 10/12/2018 7:30 pm
End: 10/12/2018 10:00 pm

2nd and 4th Friday of every month, 7:30 to 10 pm, $5.

St. Luke's Episcopal Church
122 S California Ave
Monrovia, CA 91016

Contact Email: monroviaecd@gmail.com.

Start: 10/12/2018 8:30 pm

Douglas "The Crooner" Roegiers presents his tribute to Frank Sinatra - "The Chairman of the Board"
From his early days with Tommy Dorsey to his golden days with The Count Basie Orchestra at The Sands hotel in Las Vegas, through the Swinging Sixties and beyond.

Mix it all up with the Doug's unbridled swagger, sharp wit and devil-may-care attitude and you have the recipe for a cocktail that will leave you feeling good and clambering for more.
Stirred, shaken and swinging!

Saturday October 13, 2018
Start: 10/13/2018 10:00 am

From their Facebook event at: https://www.facebook.com/events/935508143302231/

Saturday, October 13 at 10 AM - 5 PM

3747 Eagle St, San Diego, CA 92103-3909

All types of costumes with multiple vendors! Steampunk, Victorian, Edwardian, Renaissance, Pirate, Mermaid, Professional Belly Dance, Flamenco, Shoes, Hats, Jewelry, Kids, Men, Women, Go-Go, 50s, 60s, 70s, 80s, Cosplay, Theatre, Historical, Dia De Los Muertos, Civil War, Revolutionary, Middle-Eastern, Super Hero, Burning Man, Halloween, Mardi Gras, Carnevale, Vintage, and MORE!

Start: 10/13/2018 12:00 pm
End: 10/13/2018 4:00 pm

Don your bustles and bowler hats and join the Los Encinos Docent Association and California State Parks for a civilized Victorian afternoon in an historic park.

The event is free. Participants are encouraged (but not required) to come in Victorian/Old West attire (especially the fashions of the 1870s & '80s). Kids are welcome to this public event.

Historical picnics, with all the trimmings, are particularly encouraged.

Our blacksmith will be in attendance, we will have music, a snake oil salesman and more.

http://los-encinos.org

Start: 10/13/2018 7:00 pm
End: 10/13/2018 11:00 pm

Danse Macabre Masked Ball comes to Pasadena!

Join us for a costumed masked ball filled with hauntingly fun historical dance and music all themed for Halloween! Our hall will be decorated celebrating the season and there will be many surprises in store. If you like our Alice in Wonderland Tea Dance you will love what we do with Halloween!

Featuring Darlene Hamilton and the musical hijinks of the wonderful Whirled Peas band in a one-of-a-kind Halloween historical dance evening!

Details TBA

SCOTTISH RITE CATHEDRAL HALL
150 North Madison Avenue, Pasadena, CA 91101

Sunday October 14, 2018
Start: 10/14/2018 10:00 am
End: 10/14/2018 3:00 pm

A day of free vintage railroad activities. Jazz Age picnics welcome.

https://www.traveltown.org/calendar.shtml

Start: 10/14/2018 4:00 pm
End: 10/14/2018 7:00 pm

Culver City English Country Dance

Social dancing in the English Country Dance style as danced from the Renaissance to the Regency.

Beginners welcome, no partner necessary, always live music.

4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
(Note: new dancers are encouraged to come a little early for informal orientation.)
Cost: $10/general, $5/youth 18 and younger.

Lindberg Park Stone House, Lindberg Park, 5101 Rhoda Way, Culver City, 90230 (a few blocks from the intersection of Overland and Jefferson).

https://culvercityecd.com/

Friday October 19, 2018
Start: 10/19/2018 6:00 pm

ImagePMH & The Shakespeare Club present...
Putting on the Ritz with The Girl Who Was Too Beautiful For Hollywood

PARTY & BOOK SIGNING:
Barbara La Marr at the Shakespeare Club
Friday, October 19 | 6:00 pm
Shakespeare Club | 171 S. Grand Avenue, Pasadena, CA 91105

Start: 10/19/2018 7:00 pm
End: 10/19/2018 10:00 pm

October's Victorian Dance is our annual AUTUMN MASQUERADE BALL. Doors open at 7:00 pm and dancing begins at 7:30 pm. This dance is offered by the Rancho Simi Recreation and Park District in conjunction with the Simi Valley Senior Center.

Beginner-friendly / Bringing a partner is not required / Masquerade/historical attire is optional

$5 payable at the door.

Simi Valley Senior Center, Multi-Purpose Room 116
3900 Avenida Simi, Simi Valley, CA
The Multi-Purpose Room is located close to the North Entrance of the building.

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