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: Family Dance
UPDATE: This dance has been cancelled due to the weather. Contra Dance – Feb. 15, 2019 SnorT Horse with Jim Thaxter Calling
Contra Dance – Friday, Feb. 15th. Come join us Friday, Feb. 15th for a contra dance at 3906 Peachtree Drive. Our lively music will be provided by SnorT Horse, with Cathy Barton on hammered dulcimer and banjo, Dave Para on … Continue reading
Contra Dance – Friday, Feb. 1. Come join us Friday, Feb. 1st for a contra dance at 3906 Peachtree Drive. Our lively music will be provided by 32 BarTenders, with Tom Verdot (fiddle and banjo), Rebecca Logan (flute and penny whistle), … Continue reading
The MMTD fall season of dancing kicks off with two dance opportunities this weekend! Our regular contra dance season starts on Friday, September 16 at the Ballroom Academy of Columbia. We’ll be dancing to the lively music of the 32 … 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
Join the Mid-Missouri Traditional Dancers and Lee Expressive Arts Elementary School Sunday afternoon, March 18, from 2:00 to 3:30 for a family dance for children and their favorite grownups! Caller Krishna Fogle will lead you through easy-to-learn traditional dances like … Continue reading
Join the Mid-Missouri Traditional Dancers and Lee Expressive Arts Elementary School Sunday afternoon, November 6, from 2:00 to 3:30 for a family dance for children and their favorite grownups! Caller Krishna Fogle will lead you through easy-to-learn traditional dances like … Continue reading
Organized by Krishna Fogle, these multi-generational dances are held two or three times a year in Ashland, Missouri. Very informal; all ages welcome; dance instruction available, live music. An alcohol/smoke free event. Feel free to bring a snack to share. … Continue reading