From 5:30 pm to 9:30 pm Monona Terrace Rooftop

23RD Anniversary


Dane Dances is recognizing “The contribution of all the first responders and frontline workers. We have gotten to know them as Essential Workers” during this pandemic. Dr. Carlton D. Jenkins MMSD Superintendent will also be recognized for his contribution during his tenure at Dane Dances, Friday August 26th.

Dane Dances will also be recognizing our educational institutions including childcare – All of our schools from K-12 to colleges and universities for their extra care and changes made to continue to serve our community. 

Most of all we recognize all of our Leaders, Administrators, Educators, all school employees for creating a safe learning place for students.  Also, let’s not forget to lift up our children and parents as they work through this pandemic.

Week 4: August 26TH Media Host John Stofflet, Anchor/Reporter WMTV NBC15 and Community Host Judge Everett D. Mitchell, Dane County Circuit Court. Get out, Get up and all the way down with the SISTERS OF ELEMENT & THE STORM CHASER ORCHESTRA WITH SPECIAL GUEST: T.L. WILLIAMS at 6:00 PM. The Sisters Of Element (S.O.E.) is one of the top R&B Artists in the Midwest. Their album “Love Changes” is one of the top albums in the country. Produced by T. L. Williams.

T. L. Williams is a writer, producer, performer, great entertainer. His hit song, “Gettin Mo Money Than You” topped the charts with four million hits on YouTube. T. L. was voted song writer of the year, produced five songs on Syleena Johnson’s new album “WOMAN” and songs for other top artists.

Keep feeling the funk with Chicago’s best show & dance band SOUNDS OF SLAVE R&B BAND with Old School Funk at 8:00 PM

We invite you to now get out, get up, get down and get together.

Dane Dances thank all of our Sponsors, Friends and Volunteers that enable us to continue the local tradition of free, family-friendly music, dancing, and community spirit each Friday in August on the Monona Terrace rooftop! This year we are inviting and reaching out to all ethnic groups, associations and businesses to help us connect and have everyone feel the welcoming “MAGIC” of Dane Dances!

To volunteer: https://signup.com/go/zmknhxy

To Sponsor: https://danedances.org/sponsors.php