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About Us

Who are Pegasus Squares?

Our Club

Pegasus Squares is a DFW-based Modern Western Square Dance Club, providing outreach to the LGBTQ community and its supporters. We meet weekly on second and fourth Sunday afternoons from 2-4 PM at Grace United Methodist Church (directions below). Everyone is welcome so please join us!

Join Us!

We will be holding beginner lessons this Fall. Come join us at one of our free Open Houses on Sunday, September 9th and Sunday, September 23rd from 2-4 pm. No prior experience is required!

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Turtle Creek Chorale Concert
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Square Dancing

What's it all about?

Community

You've never met a finer group of folks than our dancers. Pegasus Squares is part of a larger LGBTQ Square Dance family that hosts dances all over the country. The dance program is standardized so you will be able to travel anywhere and dance. Square Dancing is truly "Friendship set to Music!"

High-Energy Dancing

With all its moving, twisting, and turning, Modern Western square dancing provides more than the daily dose of heart- and bone-healthy physical activity. Remembering all the calls — from "Dosado" to "Allemande Left" — keeps the mind sharp, potentially staving off age-related memory loss.

Modern Music

Don't think square dancing means listening to "square" country music. Sure, we enjoy our hoe-downs! But square dance music is so much more. Practically any music can be used for square dancing. Come check out the tunes!

No Partner Required

Pegasus Squares has many couples in its membership, but as far as dancing is concerned, it is a singles club. You can "dance with the one what brung you" or with any of our dancers, many of whom can dance both the boy's and girl's parts!

Come as you are

No formal square dance attire is required! Our dress is extremely causal — shorts and T-Shirts are "de rigueur" in the hotter months!

Diversity

Pegasus Squares welcomes everyone without regard to race, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression.

Beginner Lessons

Join us for our open houses! Bring your friends!

Blast Classes

Once you see how much fun square dancing is at one of our two Open Houses, join us for 5 4‑hour sessions while we teach you the entire Basic and Mainstream levels! We call these "blast classes" since they teach you the beginning levels in a 5-week compressed timeframe (normally 15 weeks). There will be plenty of Angels (experienced dancers) to help you during lessons. We have found that these blast classes are a very effective way to bring you up to speed and on a path to a lifetime of fun and friendship set to music! You will be able to dance with Pegasus Squares or with any of the 1000s of other Modern Western Square Dance clubs in the US and abroad!

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Fall 2018 Open Houses and Lessons

Open House Dates

  • Sunday, Sep 9 — 2pm to 4pm
  • Sunday, Sep 23 — 2pm to 4pm

  • Blast Class Dates

  • Sunday, Oct 7 — 2pm to 6pm
  • Saturday, Oct 13 — 2pm to 6pm
  • Sunday, Oct 21 — 2pm to 6pm
  • Saturday, Nov 3 — 2pm to 6pm
  • Saturday, Nov 10 — 2pm to 6pm
  • Our Second Fly-In

    March 1-3, 2019

    Scoot Back to Big D

    Pegasus Squares hosted its first fly-in in March, 2017. It was successful beyond our wildest dreams with over 100 dancers in attendance! We are hosting it again March 1-3, 2019. Check out our web site Scoot Back to Big D to get an early-bird registration – only $100 through October 31, 2018! You will be joined by folks from other local clubs and square dancers from across the country for 15 hours of dancing featuring world-class callers!

    Scoot Back to Big D 2017

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    Dance Location
    Grace United Methodist Church
    4105 Junius Street
    Dallas, TX 75246
    United States
    Contact Information
    (214) 924-0263
    pegasussquares@gmail.com

    In the News

    They really like us!

    Dallas Voice

    Check out this article from a few years ago about the founding of Pegasus Squares in the Dallas Voice!

    And also check out this article that was published about our first Fly-In!