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Friday Contra Dance, Nashville TN

Second Presbyterian Church Fellowship Hall 3511 Belmont Blvd., Nashville, TN, United States

All are welcome to come and dance! You don’t need to bring a partner. Contra dancing is easy to learn. We have beginners' lessons for anyone who hasn’t done it before, or wants a reminder. $5 - $25, pay what you can.

$5 – $25

Third Friday Contra at Guiding Star Grange

Guiding Star Grange 401 Chapman St, Greenfield, MA, United States

Caller and featured musicians vary each month; please check the Guiding Star Grange website for details. Other musicians are welcome to come and be part of the amorphous "Back Row Band." Schedule: 8:00 PM: Contra Dancing for All; often a beginner session at 7:45. Cost: $10 or barter equivalent See venue website for this month's […]


Anaheim Contra Dance

Anaheim Downtown Community Center 250 E. Center Street, Anaheim, CA, United States

Anaheim Contra Dances are held every 4th Saturday January-November 6:30-9:30pm PST.  Always live music! Family-friendly, no partner required.  Easy introductory lesson for beginners @ 6:30pm. Free parking.

$12 – $18

North Alabama Country Dance Society – NACDS Contra Dance

Faith Presbyterian Church 5300 Whitesburg Dr., Huntsville, AL, United States

We meet in the gym at Faith Presbyterian Church (corner of Airport & Whitesburg), on the 2nd and 4th Saturdays of the month. Park along Airport because we enter the gym on that side.   You need to be there by 6:30pm for the Newcomers Workshop. Dance is 7-10pm. You will need soft-soled shoes (sneakers are […]


Jax Contra Dance

Trinity Lutheran Church 1415 McDuff Ave S., Jacksonville, FL, United States

Monthly contra dance, occurring on the 4th Saturday of the month in Jacksonville, Florida (Riverside area). $10 adult, $5 child.

$5 – $10

Contra Dance at Lake Murray Contra Hall

Lake Murray Contra Hall 640 Devil's Backbone Rd., Batesburg-Leesville, SC, United States

Contra dance to live music by Lagomorph Trio with Gretchen Caldwell calling. Newcomers workshop is at 6:30pm. The first contra is at 7:00pm.


San Antonio Contra Dance

Our Lady of the Lake University's Multicultural Arts and Recreation Center 411 SW 24th St., San Antonio, TX, United States

Fun, friendly dance on 4th Saturdays. Live music by Lone Star Pirates. Calling by various local and regional callers.


Sacramento (CA) Contra Dance, 2nd and 4th Saturdays

Coloma Community Center 4623 T St., Sacramento, CA, United States

Contra Dancing in Sacramento! Every 2nd and 4th Saturday, 7-10PM, at 4623 T St., Sacramento. Check our website for details. Cost: $12 for adults; $8 for college students with ID; $5 for dancers under 18; $25 maximum for families (cash or check). If cost is the only thing preventing you being being there, please talk […]

$5 – $25

Portland Country Dance Community 4th Saturdays Contra Dance

Fulton Park Hall (L'Etoile French Immersion School) 68 SW Miles St, Portland, OR, United States

Mark your calendars now for the next Saturday night dance at Fulton Hall. Dances are called using gender-neutral terms. Covid precautions are suspended indefinitely! We will continue to monitor potential exposures at PCDC events and adjust policies as needed. Refer to the PCDC Covid policy for details. 7:00 pm newcomer/refresher lesson 7:30 pm dancing starts […]

$6 – $20

CDK Contra & Square Dance

Oshtemo Grange 3234 North 3rd St., Kalamazoo, MI, United States

Contra & Square Dance - Beginning Workshop 7pm, Dancing 7:30-10:30pm 4th Saturday Schedule: February 24: Contra & Squares with Hawks and Owls String Band, calls by Karin Neils & Friends  March 23: Contra & Squares with Soltre, calls by Mike Clark June 22: Contra & Squares - ADVANCED Dance  Brook Farm, calls by Laurie Pietravalle […]

$5 – $20
Event Series Jonesborough, TN Contra

Jonesborough, TN Contra—Playing with Fire with Penelope Weinberger calling

Serenity Knoll 542 Bacon Branch Rd., Jonesborough, TN, United States

Never contra danced before? We gotcha covered! You'll want to be there at 7pm for the Newcomer Lesson. Dance begins at 7:30pm.  Cost: $12 Adults, $8 Students, $30 Families Cash or Venmo Donations to help cover expenses appreciated Come as you are, no partner needed Short newcomer lesson starts promptly at 7pm Dance starts at […]

$8 – $30
Event Series Mendocino English Country Dance

Mendocino English Country Dance

Caspar Community Center 15051 Caspar Rd., Caspar, CA, United States

Fourth Saturday of every month (check our calendar for occasional date changes). Live music with Take a Dance, the Mendocino English Country Dance Orchestra. Dances taught and prompted by alternating local and guest callers.  Fun and friendly dancers welcome newcomers in an inclusive and enjoyable environment. Everyone gets to dance!


Richmond, VA Saturday Night Contra Dance

West End Ballroom 2300 John Rolfe Parkway, Henrico, VA, United States

Join the Richmond, VA, contra dance, hosted by TADAMS at the West End Ballroom for a Saturday evening dance. Beginner lesson at 6:45pm, dance from 7:30-10:30pm. Admission is $15 non-members, $10 members and students, children under 13 are free. Please check our full website calendar for caller and band details. 

$10 – $15

Contra Dancing in Houston, TX

Dauntless Dance Studio 3221 Houston Ave, Houston, TX, United States

HATDS hosts contra dances on the 2nd and 4th Saturdays of most months. We dance to live music. All skill levels are welcome and all dances are called. Bring water and clean shoes! The admission price for contra dances is $10 for members, $15 for non-members. Cash, checks, credit cards, and digital wallets are currently accepted […]

$10 – $15

Mystic Pie Dance

Groton Community Center 102 Newtown Road, Groton, CT, United States

Time: Dance 7:30-10:30 pm We have air conditioning every monthly dance all summer long! This is so wicked fun! It is the most fun you can have with your clothes on! We dance to live music! It is the fiddle tunes of Ireland, Scotland, England, France, Appalachia and America! We often switch partners after every […]


North Alabama Country Dance Society – Contra Dance

Faith Presbyterian Church 5300 Whitesburg Dr., Huntsville, AL, United States

Every 2nd & 4th Saturday starting 2024. Contra Dance in the gym at Faith Presbyterian Church, Huntsville, AL. Newcomers at 6:30pm; dance 7 pm Central time. Check Facebook for updated info under North Alabama Country Dance Society. Wear soft-soled shoes and bring your own resealable water container. Members $10;  non-members $15.

$10 – $15

Symmetry ECD Sundays


Symmetry began with a group of friends offering online ECD during the pandemic, and we see no reason to stop now! Join caller Sharon Spangler each Sunday at 2pm Eastern for an hour-long program of dances. The dances are modified to fit the zoom format and work well for one or two dancers. A "pin […]

Asheville Sunday Afternoon English Country Dance

Harvest House Community Center 205 Kenilworth Rd., Asheville, NC, United States

All are welcome to join us for another very fine afternoon of English Country Dance. Spread the word and bring all your friends, family and neighbors! 3:30pm-4:00pm, Newcomers’ Session 4:00pm-6:15-ish pm, Dance Leader: TBA Live Music: TBA Bring a snack to share during the break-out in the parlor. Wear comfortable clothes and non-marking shoes. We […]

Event Series Hayward CA Contra Dance

Hayward CA Contra Dance

Hill & Valley Club 1808 ‘B’ Street, Hayward, CA, United States

We typically dance on the 2nd & 4th Sunday of each month. For years, the Hayward Contra has drawn dancers from all over the Bay Area and beyond. Some of the unique features that have drawn a loyal following are: Hayward is centrally located and the venue, The Hill and Valley Club, 1808 ‘B’ Street, […]