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HonkyTonk Dance Hall

The most fun you can have with your boots on!

Enjoy the most engaging DJ’s, energetic dance instructors and the widest variety of country dancing found anywhere, anytime. Did we mention air conditioning?

Take a lesson or show off your skills, watch a performance or join in the fun… but don’t miss out!

  • The HonkyTonk Dance Hall is located in the terrace as you enter the festival.
  • Decor by The Funky Junk Sisters.
  • Open Friday – Sunday.

Line Dancing, Round Dancing & Good Ol’ Fashioned Country Hoedown

  • Learn all levels (beginner to advanced) of line & round dance.
  • Meet and mingle while learning some of the hottest dances from the past.
  • The Virginia Reel, Contra and Circle Dances are flirty fun for everyone.
  • Bow to a different partner every time!
  • Everyone’s invited to kick & stomp all day!




HonkyTonk DJs

Jack Smith aka “Jumpin’ Jack” competed in dance contests held around Southern California and across the country excelling to the Champion Division in the early 90’s. He became the creator of “Late Night” dancing and in 2012 he and his wife Rachele (World Champion Country Western Competitor) became owners of “The Clubhouse Dance Studio” in Placentia, California Jack was one of the featured DJ’s at this years Country Western World Championships held in Nashville, Tennessee.

Fluent in country western music from 1949 to NOW she reinforces her bottomless digital library with over 100 cubic feet of original vinyl. DJ Short Shorts spends her free time 2-stepping, off-roading and crate digging and was named one of the “Top 5 Hottest Lady DJs” by L.A. Weekly:  Check her out every Sunday night at Whiskey Bent / Hell Bound (Harvard & Stone).

For over a decade, Tommy C has been part of country radio in Southern California. For 9 years he was part of a country morning show in the Inland Empire and now makes his radio home in Palm Springs. Tommy loves to spin his country and party tunes to anyone willing to dance!

 And Featuring…

Hish rocked the late night HonkyTonk party in 2015, 2016 and he’s back again! Since moving to Nashville, HISH quickly began to make a name of himself with his electro-infused take on Country Music. Having heard his remix of “Bottoms Up”, HISH was invited by Brantley Gilbert on his “Let It Ride” Arena tour in 2014. He’s since toured with Chase Bryant and Dustin Lynch. His recently signed with Silverado Records and is currently working on his debut EP which is to be released in 2017 and debuted @ STAGECOACH 2017

Live Music


Honey County – Friday

Rooted in three-part vocal harmonies, southern twang, and pop hooks, Honey County is a female country trio formed by singer/songwriter Dani Rose. Also featuring the stacked voices and layered guitar work of bandmates Devon Jane and Katie Stump, the band has maintained a busy schedule both onstage and in the studio, sharing shows with artists like Chase Rice and Easton Corbin while also crafting modern, melody-based country songs. This is countrywide country music, presented in three-part harmony.


Filmore – Saturday
Filmore is a Country Music singer/songwriter based out of Nashville, TN. Last year he performed his single “Headlights” with DJ Hish in the Honkytonk. This year he will perform with his entire band.

Honky Tonk BoomBox – Sunday
Honky Tonk Boombox is a country show unlike any other. Based in LA, this all-star cast of artists brings you all the country music you know and love plus lots of surprises for a one of a kind show. HTBoombox is… JT Harker on lead vocals and acoustic guitar, Joe Devenney on lead guitar, Alex Seller on electric guitar, Todd Coogan on bass and vocals, and Joe Conner on drums. The band has shared the stage with RaeLynn, Chase Bryant, Josh Thompson, Rodney Atkins, and more and is set to release their debut album in 2017. See you on the road!

Dance Instructors

Annemarie Dunn is Stagecoach’s 4yr Honky Tonk Dance Captain highly sought for her motivational, energetic & personable teaching style & management experience.  Annemarie has 30+ yrs experience as a studio owner/director, instructor, choreographer, & performer in multiple dance styles for all ages, founder of Word In Motion Dance Company servicing Southern California communities for 25+ yrs, instructor for multiple SoCal venues and previous program director & lead instructor for Brandin Iron Saloon  and  Toby Kieth’s Bar & grill.

Kat Painter is known for her character & “smooth” charisma throughout the prestigious line dance circuit. Kat has a BA degree with 18+ yrs choreography & instruction experience. Kat is the Director & choreographer for the “Saddle Up” dance team and lead instructor for Stoney Inn’s Rockin Rodeo in Sacramento, CA. Kat took 1st &  2nd place in choreography divisions of the Vegas Dance Explosion and 2nd place in the Worlds Dance Championships.

Kristal Lynn Konzen’s sweet & sassy personality is captivating and inspirational.  Kristal Lynn has been performing & dancing for 20+ yrs and loves to share  her passion for dance as an Instructor/choreographer for  Borderline Bar & Grill, Thousand Oaks, CA. Kristal Lynn has been a featured instructor for the 2016 LA Live Roundup, Toby Keith’s in Oxnard,  Cowboy Palace in Chatsworth and a variety of events throughout SoCal. Kristal Lynn is the founder of Kristallynndance  social media site and KristalLynn Dance youtube channel.

Trevor is known for his “motivating & energetic” dance instruction & choreography. Trevor Thornton has 12+ yrs experience as an entertainer, choreographer, instructor and DJ with a special desire to educate & inspire the next generation sharing his passion for music & dance nationally placing Overall Champion in the 2015 USLDCC & internationally in places such as Barcelona, Spain where he was nominated 2016 International Country choreographer of the year  and the World dance Masters in Blackpool, England where he also taught for the prestigious 2017 Crystal Boot Awards.

Eliott Mar is one of SoCal’s leaders of “New Country” music & dance fusion blending  a wide variety of dance styles & music in his fun energetic  formats of instruction & choreography utilized by nationwide country bars, as well as “cutting-edge” social media dance support channels & blogs such as his youtube channel Dream On Dance dedicated to worldwide dance support. Eliott is a constant inspiration to both “Seasoned” & “Next gen” dancers.

Rick’s suave charisma & energetic flair inspires a unique liberating dance experience. Rick Dominguez has 25+ yrs experience as an instructor, choreographer and DJ residing with Oil Can Harry’s in Studio City, CA. Rick has been a featured instructor for Incahoots, Montana’s, Cowboy Palace, Toby Keith’s Bar & Grill, as well as multiple national & international corporate & private events.

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