We dance most first, third, and fifth Fridays (see schedule for details).
We always dance to live music. All ages and experience levels welcome. No partner needed.
Contra Dance at The Ballroom Academy of Columbia, 3906 Peachtree Dr. (faces Monterey Dr.), Columbia, MO 65203
English Country Dance at Trinity Presbyterian Church 1600 Rollins Road.
7:30–10:00 pm (beginners’ lesson at 7:00)
Admission $8.00 ($5.00 for ages 16–25 or with student ID; free for children 15 and under)
- Contra “Watermelon” Dance – July 19, 2019 River Ghost Review with Jim Thaxter Calling
- Contra Dance – June 7, 2019 Blackberry Pickers with Paula McFarling Calling
- Contra Dance – May 31, 2019 Scraphounds with Claire Baffaut Calling
- Contra Dance – May 17, 2019 Three Around Three with Jim Thaxter Calling
- English Country Dance – May 10
Category Archives: Dance Weekends
Our annual MMTD Spring Breakdown dance weekend is almost here! It’s time to complete your plans to attend this fun dance event right here in Columbia, MO, from March 16-19! This event draws people from all over the country and here are a … Continue reading
Spring Breakdown 2016 is this weekend, March 18-20! Come and dance to the music of Nor’easter with calling by Steve Zakon-Anderson at the Kimball Ballroom in Lela Raney Wood Hall on the Stephens College campus. Be sure to attend the … Continue reading
Join us and bring your friends for a FREE contra dance on Friday, August 16 at Capital Ritz Banquet and Dance in Jefferson City! River Ridge String Band will be bringing the tunes and callers Jim Thaxter and Claire Baffaut … Continue reading
Spring Breakdown 2015 — March 13, 14, & 15! Come and dance to the music of the Syncopaths and calling by Lisa Greenleaf at the Kimball Ballroom in Lela Raney Wood Hall on the Stephens College campus. Be sure to … Continue reading
THANKS AND KUDOS Many thanks and kudos to Betsy Collins, the MMTD Board and all the volunteers and participants who made this Spring Breakdown so memorable. One dancer said it was the best dance weekend she’d ever been to. Wow! … Continue reading
Polish up your dancing shoes, put on your finest swirly skirt or ironic t-shirt and join us for some or all of our 12th annual dance weekend! We are very excited to announce that Contrazz will be providing the music, … Continue reading