This calendar listing is far from complete, but will gradually fill-in with more details.
Thanks for your interest !

11/30/18

Dance Party with Bare Necessities

Princeton, NJ

Join us for a low-stress dance party with Bare Necessities. The next day will be intense, with preparations for the Germantown Playford Ball. Friday night we will savor joyful, accessible dancing, immersed in beautiful music.

Bare Necessities
10/13/18

Strafford-Ball-2018

Strafford, VT

An evening of English dance delights, featuring music by Bare Necessities. As a bonus, enjoy beautiful fall foliage and a warm Vermont welcome.

Bare Necessities
9/21 - 9/23/18

Michigan Dance Heritage Fall Weekend

Lexington, MI

A tasty mix of contras and English dance, with Cathy Stephens adding vintage and couples dancing. The amazing Groovemongers play in every imaginable style, don’t miss this weekend extravaganza !

Groovemongers
9/15/18

Third Saturday Contra Dance

Irish Center, Mt Airy, Philadelphia

Join us for September’s launch to the new season of dancing. Music by the ever-delightful “Pieces of Eight”, with special guests TBA.

Pieces of Eight
8/12/18

Adult & Family Week at Timber Ridge

High View, WV

A week of delights for all ages. Scott shares calling with Adina Gordon, joined by an all-star cast of musicians: Andrew and Noah Van Norstrand, Eden MacAdam-Somer, Rachel Bell, Dave Wiesler, John Devine, Sam Bartlett, and Josh Burdick.

Timber Ridge Orchestra
6/7/18

Irish Center, Philadelphia PA

Dance Contras to your favorite Beatles songs ! An 11 piece band recreates the sounds of the Beatles, adapted to work for contra dances. It’s a GROOVY TRIP !

Sgt. Pepper's Only Contra Band
5/26/18

An English Trifle Weekend

High Ridge, WV

The Trifle weekend is developing a reputation for beautiful music and lovely dancing. The all-inclusive cost is exceptionally affordable. Check website for more details as they emerge.

Many
4/20/18

NEFFA (Folk Festival)

Mansfield, MA

This is one of the highlights of the year. There’s too much going to to describe in a short blurb — ask a friend, see the website, then GO !

Many
1/26/18

Glen Echo Contra

Glen Echo, MD

Hot contra dancing, to the music of Callithump: David Knight (fiddle), Andrew Marcus (accordion), and Glyn Collinson (bouzouki).

Callithump
12/16/17

Winter Cotillion Contra

Mt. Airy, PA

Festive Holiday Contra Dance. Featuring The Lamplighters: Max Neuman (guitar/mando), Cedar Stanistreet (fiddle), Scotty Leach (piano and fiddle), Ness Smith-Savedoff (drums)

The Lamplighters
10/14/17

Strafford Ball 2017

Strafford, VT

Delightful English Ball, featuring music by Karen Axelrod, Eric Martin, and Chris Rua. As a bonus, enjoy beautiful fall foliage and a warm Vermont welcome.

Karen, Eric & Chris
6/10/17

Mad Robin Ball

Petaluma, CA

Elegant English Ball, including Saturday workshop and Sunday bonus dance. Check website for more details as they emerge.

TBA
5/27 - 5/29/17

English Trifle 2017

High RIdge, WV

The Trifle weekend returns in 2017 with more beautiful music and lovely dancing. The all-inclusive cost is exceptionally affordable. Check website for more details as they emerge.

TBA