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
Tag Archives: Cooper’s Landing
Join us for the last contra dance in Columbia until July 21! On Friday June 16 the music of our very own 32 Bartenders and calling by Claire Baffaut will combine to make for a fun dance to great music. 32 Bartenders is composed … Continue reading
Dancing down by the riverside is back for the summer! Our first Cooper’s Landing dance is this coming Tuesday, May 23. Dancing is 6:45 to 8:45 with music by John White, David Cavins and Amber Gaddy. Calling will be provided … Continue reading
Join us, weather permitting, on Tuesday, August 16, 6:30-9:00 for dancing down by the riverside at Cooper’s Landing. This will be your last chance this summer to contra dance to live music while the sun sets over the river. Lively music will be … Continue reading
Join us, weather permitting, on Tuesday, July 12*, 6:30-9:00 for dancing down by the riverside at Cooper’s Landing. We’ll enjoy live music and dancing under the shade of the big sycamore, while the sun sets over the river. There is no admission … Continue reading
Dancing by the Riverside is back! We were flooded out last month, but that shouldn’t be a problem this time around. Join us, weather permitting, on Tuesday, June 21, 6:30-9:30 for our first dance of the summer at Cooper’s Landing. Live music … Continue reading
Dancing by the Riverside is back! Join us, weather permitting, on Tuesday, May 17, 6:30-9:30 for our first dance of the year at Cooper’s Landing. Live music will feature John White on fiddle, along with David Cavins, Amber Gaddy, and Bill Foley. No … Continue reading