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Social dancing clubs – best way to make new friends

Do you feel that your social life needs a bit more excitement? Do you believe that your group of friends has some free extra slots that are dying to be occupied? Then why not try dancing?

Dancing is one of the best ways to meet people and make new friends. You can practice this social custom everywhere from music clubs to community centers and from large, open-air festivals to small, intimate house parties. Here are a few tips that will help you add new buddies to your inner circle of trust:

Dance for fun

Most people that go to social dancing clubs do it to find a new romantic interest. With this pressure on their shoulders, they miss out on some excellent opportunities to make new friends. These venues are packed with generous persons, inspiring individuals and interesting personalities. Focusing on the wrong purpose, which for most resides in bringing someone back home at the end of the night, will destroy your chances of adding some quality people into your life.

Get rid of your inhibitions

Social dancing clubs are a place for fun and celebrations. If you believe that everybody in the place is watching your every move and judging your dancing skills, you are wrong. Nobody cares if you are dancing like Michael Jackson or like a stiff log of wood in muddy waters, and you need to focus on having fun. Release your inhibitions free and embrace the party atmosphere. This practice will enable you to meet more extrovert people and make new friends.

Come back for more

One visit to the social dancing club in your area will not earn you a lot of lifetime companionships. To increase your number of best buddies, you need to become a regular customer of the venue. Show up several nights per week and interact with as many people as possible. Your constant presence will make people feel safe and open in your company, which in time can result in long-lasting friendships.

Couple Dancing

Rauno & Kristiina Ilo