Santa Barbara Dance Hive





2:00 pm

2:00 pm

Ecstatic Dance

Santa Barbara Dance Hive invites you to celebrate life through movement. We gather Sundays as a community for a conscious dance journey that welcomes authentic expression, freedom of movement, and embodied connection. We have rotating local and guest DJ’s each week, offering a variety of sounds for you to move to.

WE DANCE EVERY SUNDAY 2PM – 4PM (*except the first Sunday of the month)

Carrillo Recreation Center Ballroom | 100 E. Carrillo Street, Santa Barbara, CA

Suggested donation for adults and children age 10 and up: $15

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Dance Hive is hosted by INSPIRATIA, a registered 501c3 charitable organization. All entry donations are tax deductible. Any profits from Inspiratia programs are donated to organizations supporting Earth regeneration.

Driving Directions and Parking:The Historic Carrillo Ballroom is located in the heart of downtown Santa Barbara. This ballroom has a rare & really fun spring loaded, maple floor, it is one of the finest in the country for dancing. There is street parking and two City parking lots within one block of the venue.
2:00 pm
4:00 pm
100 E. Carrillo Street, Santa Barbara, CA 93101
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Dance Guidelines


Respect and care for yourself and honor the boundaries of others.
Honor the integrity of the ceremonial space by refraining from conversation.
Obtain consent before making physical contact with other dancers.
Attend ceremonies in a natural state, and refrain from using alcohol and drugs.
Leave technological devices outside the sacred space.
Connect directly with the earth by being barefoot during ceremonies.
Please do not attend the dance if you’re experiencing immune symptoms
of any kind.

Ecstatic Dance – 3 Simple Guidelines
1. We Dance without shoes (or: We Dance Barefoot)
This allows us to connect more fully with the Ground (socks are OK)
If you have a physical condition that you need dance shoes, then OK
2. We Dance without words (or: We Dance with Body Language)
This makes it easier to be in a Meditative State
No Verbal Instruction from the Facilitators
No Talking from the Dancers
3. We Dance as We Are
No Drugs/Alcohol, No Phones, No Camera/Video, No Scents, No Expectations, No Judgements, No Shoulds, No Oughts… Just Be Yourself; With Respect for Ourselves, the Space, and One Another.