Bernadette Carmichael and Hilary Carlson became the new owners of Austin Uptown Dance in North Austin.

To celebrate, the dance studio is hosting a grand opening celebration Aug. 25 that will include free introductory classes from 2-4 p.m. and a social dance at 7 p.m. with performances at 7:30 p.m.

Austin Uptown Dance, located at 8868 Research Blvd., Austin, offers private lessons and group classes as well as social events in dance styles such as country, swing and salsa. 512-459-5678.