About Us

Downtown Blues

All it takes is a little bit of love and passion for a Blues dance community to flourish.

Among the many dance communities in Dublin, only Downtown Blues is dedicated to Blues dance.
In November 2013 Downtown Blues was founded by Marta Martinho, Raphaël Desmaison and Rosie Van Den Broeck, three Swing dancers that craved for Blues Dancing in a town with so many talented Blues musicians but surprisingly lacking a dedicated dance community.

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What's on...

Stepping Up Blues Series with Ana and Tiarnán

  • Sun, 10 Mar 2024
  • 3pm - 6pm
  • Mind the Step

Welcome back to another session of our "Stepping Up Blues Series" –  an engaging series of mini workshops in 2024 designed to take your blues dancing to new heights!

Join us on Sunday 10th March for a deep dive into the Blues and elevate your

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DTB Live Blues & Dancing with Rusty Jacks

  • Fri, 05 Apr 2024
  • 8:30pm
  • Arthur's Pub

The Rusty Jacks will be bringing their awesome Southern Blues to our first DTB Live Blues & Dancing of 2024. So save the date! Epic tunes and good times await!

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May - DTB Live Blues & Dancing

  • Fri, 24 May 2024
  • 8:30pm
  • Arthur's Pub

Save the date! On May 24th, we invite you to join us for a night of enchanting blues dancing with a live band. Stay tuned for more details!

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We are at "Mind the Step"

24 Strand Street Great, Dublin 1