Martinez Social Club: Visited June 22, 2019

Martinez Social Club, 7791 FM 1346, San Antonio, was on our list for a long time to visit. Everyone we talked to said it was a great place to dance and they weren’t lying!

Established in 1912, with a separate building for the 9 pin bowling alley behind the dance hall, the club features dances with live music on Wednesdays from 7:30 – 10:30 p.m., on Fridays from 8 p.m. to 11:30 p.m. and on Sundays from 3 to 6:30 p.m. We were there for a rare Saturday night dance featuring Coby Carter.

Soft drinks, beer and water are for sale – cash only. BYOB.

Coby Carter

The dance floor. Lots of room, smooth floor, great decorations, plenty of seating along the sides.

If you want a reason to visit besides dancing, they have a fundraiser coming up.

Nine pin bowling alley located behind the dance hall
Dancers on the floor

We renewed acquaintances with Annie and Wayne who we first met at Schroeder Hall last July. Annie can spin on the floor! We counted 70 spins in a row one time and she said that’s not her record. They had new moves this time around – and they’re engaged. Congrats and best wishes to them both!

Band stage

This was a great place to dance. Wonderful people, great music, lots of parking. We will be back!!! Hope to see you on the floor sometime!

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