Welcome to Rosetown Ramblers!

The Rosetown Ramblers is a square dance club for gays and lesbians in Portland, Oregon. We dance the Mainstream and Plus levels and have been active in Portland since 1983. We are a member of the International Association of Gay Square Dance Clubs (IAGSDC), and hosted the IAGSDC International Convention in 1987 (Explode the Rose) and 1998 (Weave the Rose). We are open to all square dancers, regardless of age, race, gender, religion, ethnic background, or sexual orientation.

The Rosetown Ramblers is also a member of the Portland Area Council and The Oregon Federation of Square and Round Dance Clubs.

Club Announcements

Wednesday night Mainstream Classes

The full class with caller Chuck Garner starts September 17th. The lessons run 15 weeks and cost $100. Scholarships are available. Next Mainstream class will be in Janurary 2015.

Location: Ankeny Street Studio


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Parking Information:

Ankeny Street & SE 9th Avenue, Portland, Oregon one block south of East Burnside Street, at back entrance of Data Systems Plaza, 975 SE Sandy Blvd, Portland, OR 97214

Please park

* on the street, but please read the signs.
* in the parking lot on the corner of SE 9th & Ankeny Street with the large banner sign that reads Ankeny Street Studio Dancing. This lot is on the northwestern (back) entrance of the red brick Data Systems Plaza building.

Public Transportation by Trimet:

There are 2 bus stops within 2 blocks of the dance studio:

* Bus 12, 19, 20 - E Burnside and SE 8th
* Bus 70 - Ash and SE 11th

Oct 31 - Nov 2, Scares 'N Squares Fly-in


Callers: Vic Ceder, Jet Roberts, and Gary Monday
Fly-in location: Multnomah Arts Center

October 4, First Saturday Dance

Location: Milwaukie Grange

4:30pm-6:00pm - Advanced, hosted by Heads to the Center
6:00-7:00pm - Potluck dinner
7:00-9:30pm - Alternating MS & Plus Dance
Caller: Richard Lane

12015 SE 22nd Ave. in Milwaukie, Oregon. All events are smoke-free and alcohol-free.


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Callers for the upcoming First Saturday Dances

Nov: Dark
Dec 6: Anne Uebelacker