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Recreation Services
540 Crespi Drive
Pacifica, CA 94044
Phone: 650-738-7376
Fax: 650-738-0564

J-Teen Dances

For Pacifica Residents in Grades 6-8
2014-2015 Dance Dates: 
September 12
October 10
November 14
December 12
January 9
February 6 
March 13
April 3
May 8 
June 5

Dance Information:  
All dances have a maximum capacity and may not be sold over the ticket allotment.  J-teen dances are held from 7:00pm to 9:00pm once a month during the school year at the Pacifica Community Center on 540 Crespi Dr. The doors open at 7:00pm and teens are not allowed to leave until 9:00pm or until picked up by a parent or guardian. Students are required to have photo identification and are searched upon entry. Dance POLICIES

Tickets Prices: 
Dance tickets are $8 before Friday at 1:30pm and are sold beginning the first day of school of the dance week (mostly Monday or Tuesday due to a holiday). Please note all city offices are closed on Friday beginning at 1:30pm. Community Center doors will open at 5:00pm to sell tickets at $10 if they are available.  

Ticket Rules:
Tickets are sold on a first come, first served basis and must be done in-person. Tickets are non-transferable. A valid School ID is required to be shown with the J-Teen Dance Ticket for entry into the dance. If a student does not have a School ID, they must get a print out from school office showing proof of school and grade in school. Yearbooks will not be accepted as a form of ID.

Where can I buy a Ticket? 
Sale sites are the Pacifica Community Center, the Parks, Beaches & Recreation Department office, Cabrillo School, Ingrid B. Lacey School, Ocean Shore School and Vallemar School. Please note the Pacifica Community Center and the Parks Beaches, & Recreation Office close at 1:30pm on Friday afternoons. 
If tickets are available, the Community Center will reopen at 5:00pm on the night of the dance to sell tickets for $10 until sold out. If you have any questions, call Michele-Bridget Ragsdale at 650-738-7376.

What is the dress code?
Recreation Staff in attendance will be the final judges of appropriateness. If student does not meet the dress code, the parent will be called for a change of clothes or given an oversized camp T-shirt (when appropriate). 

  • All pants, shorts, and skirts must be appropriately fitted at the waist
  • No extremely short shorts – buttock and upper thighs need to be covered at all times.
  • Tube tops or backless shirts are prohibited.
  • No low-cut necklines or exposed midriffs (tops must cover appropriately).
  • Skirt length must meet the tips of fingers when arms are fully extended hanging to the side.
  • No clothing or hats that indicate obscenities, violence, gang affiliation, drug, tobacco, alcohol, or sexual nature.