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)
- NO Dance March 1, 2019
- UPDATE: This dance has been cancelled due to the weather. Contra Dance – Feb. 15, 2019 SnorT Horse with Jim Thaxter Calling
- English Country Dance – Feb. 8th
- Contra Dance – Feb. 1, 2019 32 BarTenders with Claire Baffaut Calling
- Update: Contra Dance – Friday, Jan 18, 2018 Dave and Amber with Paula McFarling Calling
Category Archives: Special Events
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
Important reminders: Due to the Chance Dance weekend in Cape Girardeau and the True/False Film Festival in Columbia, there will be no first Friday dance on March 1st. And the deadline for early-bird discount for our Spring Breakdown Dance Weekend … 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
October’s Double Dance Weekend That’s right! There is a Contra Dance on Friday and an English Country Dance on Saturday. Hope to see you there! Friday Contra Dance Band The Mound City Slickers (St. Louis) with Sean Belt-Ruprecht, Bob Clark, … Continue reading
We have several opportunities to dance in the next few weeks. Check ’em out! MMTD CONTRA DANCE FRIDAY–MAY 30, 2013–at the Ballroom Academy of Columbia We have a very special treat this week on Friday, May 30th, 7:30-10:30! Since it’s … Continue reading
We are pleased to be offering another series of English country dance lessons, led by Bridget and Kyle. This progressive lesson series will teach you the basic patterns of English country dancing in a friendly, supportive atmosphere. You will learn about English country dance style, musicality and connection, … Continue reading
This weekend is the Big Muddy Festival on Main and Vine in Boonville, Missouri. The festival opens at 7:00 p.m. on Friday with a concert at Thespian Hall, featuring Roger Netherton, Lee Murdock, Mike Gentry, Matthew Olwell & John Skelton, and Cathy … Continue reading