Palisades Park

Count:
64
Wall:
2
Level:
beginner/intermediate
Choreographer:
Mark Cosenza (USA)
Music:
Palisades Park - Freddie Cannon
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FORWARD STROLLS, 1/ 4 PIVOT FORWARD SAILOR
1-2Cross forward right, hold and swing left arm up towards right shoulder
3-4Cross forward left, hold and swing right arm up towards left shoulder
5-6-7-8Pivoting ¼ left, cross right over left, step back left, step side right, hold

STEP FORWARD, KICK FORWARD, CROSS BEHIND, CROSS IN FRONT
1-2Step left forward diagonal right (facing diagonal right), hold
3-4Kick right forward diagonal right, hold
5-6-7-8Cross right behind left (squaring off to 9:00 wall), step left side left, cross right across left, hold

SIDE ROCK & RECOVER, CROSS, STEP, CROSS, ½ TURN TWISTS
1-2Side rock left, recover right
3-4-5Cross left over right, step right side right, cross left over right
6-7-8Pivoting ½ right, twist heels left, right, left (bending your knees slightly for style) - shift your weight to the left foot

COASTER STEP, FULL TRIPLE FORWARD
1-2-3-4Step right back, step together left, step right forward, hold
5-6-7Full triple forward: turning ¼ right, step left forward, turning ½ right, step down on right, turning ¼ right, step left forward
8Hold

DIAGONAL TRIPLES FORWARD TO THE RIGHT AND FORWARD TO THE LEFT
1-2-3-4Moving diagonal right, step right forward, step left next to right, step right forward, hold
5-6-7-8Moving diagonal left, step left forward, step right next to left, step left forward, hold
For additional styling, "shoop" your arms slightly up on the odd counts

CROSS ROCK ¼ TURN, STEP ½ TURN
1-2-3-4Cross rock right over left, recover left as you pivot ¼ turn right, step forward right, hold
5-6-7-8Step left forward and pivot ½ turn right, step right forward, step left forward, hold

SIDE ROCK & RECOVER, CROSS, STEP, CROSS, ½ TURN TWISTS
1-2Side rock right, recover left
3-4-5Cross right over left, step left side left, cross right over left
6-7-8Pivoting ½ left, twist heels right, left, right (bending your knees slightly for style) - shift your weight to the right foot

KICK BALL STEP, FULL TRIPLE FORWARD
1-2-3-4Kick left forward, step down on left, step forward right, hold
5-6-7Full triple forward: turning ¼ right, step left forward, turning ½ right, step down on right, turning ¼ right, step left forward
8Hold

REPEAT

RESTART
On the 4th wall (conclusion of the instrumental), you will do a slightly modified version of the first 16 counts. The first 13 counts remain as is. On count 14 (6) as you step left, pivot ¼ turn left returning to the first wall. Counts 15 (7) and 16 (8) step forward right and left and begin the dance again.