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Dancing Sasquatch

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Address: 120 Banff Avenue, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T1L-1A6, Canada
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+1 403-762-4002
09:00 - 02:30
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 02:30

A wicked mineshaft entrance gives way to an open dance floor surrounded by...

A wicked mineshaft entrance gives way to an open dance floor surrounded by trees, kick-ass sound and projection lighting. Partiers can enjoy the “sauna,” or “campfire” lounges and are encouraged to dance on everything. Banff’s most exciting entertainment venue!

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Fun place to warm up on the dance floor

Dance club with dance music varying from MJ, P Diddy and Salt & Peppa through the decades to Calvin Harris, the Weekend and Bruno Mars. Little crowded at times but friendly... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 9 January 2017
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2017

Dance club with dance music varying from MJ, P Diddy and Salt & Peppa through the decades to Calvin Harris, the Weekend and Bruno Mars. Little crowded at times but friendly people. For wheelchair access you must enter from the back of the building; you must check in with the front door guys so they can notify someone to open... More 

Thank seasoned_experienced
Banff, Canada
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2016

After living in London for 10 years and having a lot of friends who are DJ's I have been to some of the biggest and best club nights in Europe. I was bitterly disappointed with The Dancing Sasquatch though. If you are over 21 there is no use going there as you wont know any of the music and despite... More 

Thank Leigh1980
Ottawa, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016

Had a great time here, but wish the dancing sasquatch came out on Wednesday when we went out. If you get a chance, check it out. The decor is really neat.

Thank Epochehns
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

If you are over the age of 21, don't go here. You will not have a good time. The music caters to teenagers, with the DJ playing Skrillex for the majority of the night.

Thank grkqt82
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 April 2016

Super fast drink service, friendly bartenders. Wasnt too crowded. Clean bathrooms! Loved the DJ. Great atmosphere.

Thank Lacey M
Calgary, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 March 2016 via mobile

Its a great club space and tons and tons of fun if you get there early enough, but it gets insanely packed by midnight. The drinks are also stupidly expensive for what you get. Staff are fine but nothing outstanding.

Thank alexaf1
Burton upon Trent, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2015 via mobile

Lived in Banff for a year and spent every Sunday in the dancing Sasquatch, staff are friendly, drinks are reasonable (time machines are dangerous), and it is definitely worth the wait to get in. Had so much fun here over the year, would definitely recommend

Thank ZoeP92
Toronto, Canada
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2015

DJ needs a larger diversity of music, playing thriller 4 times in an hour is not going to cut it. Just because you play variations of the same song throughout the night does not make it enjoyable. Bartenders are great, drinks are reasonably priced. The venue is quite nice. Hmmmm 3 bad reviews back to back......perhaps a change is needed... More 

Thank Chris Y
Pensacola Beach, Florida
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2015

felt like a tourist trap the drinks were just over the top expensive and really not a ton of friendly faces... the staff were just there thats about it lacks personality... i have been to banff a handful of times and this place is always just BLAH..... do yourself a favor and go else where .... be warned you pay... More 

Thank Natas J
Regina, Saskatchewan
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 May 2015

Extremely rude staff. Tried to go here for a Bachlorette party and it was the worst experience I have ever had. Seemed their entire goal was to rip us off. Charged us more for cover and "forgot" to give us tickets for champagne. Told us our previously booked table would now cost $500. Luckily we left and had way more... More 

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