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
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For a fun evening of music and dancing, please join us for our monthly English Country Dance, this Friday, February 10. We’ll be dancing to the music of The Deylighters, with Clare Dey on fiddle and Cabe Dey on guitar and piano. Jim … Continue reading
NOTICE: Due to expected bad weather tonight’s dance is cancelled. Join us next Friday, January 20 for our next contra dance! Join us for our first English Country Dance of the new year, this Friday, January 13. We’ll be dancing to the … Continue reading
For a fun evening of music and dancing, please join us for our monthly English Country Dance, this Friday, November 11. Dance to the lively music of the Deylighters with Clare Dey on fiddle and Cabe Dey on guitar and piano. Jim Thaxter will … Continue reading
Please join us for the last English Country Dance of the season, this Friday, May 13. Dance to the lively music of the 32 Bartenders, with Tom Verdot on fiddle, Thom Howard on guitar and mandolin, Rebecca Logan on flute and Marcie McGuire … Continue reading
Join us this Friday for an English Country Dance, with live music provided by one of our favorite bands, 32 Bartenders, with Jim Thaxter expertly guiding us through each dance! PLEASE NOTE THE VENUE CHANGE for this English Country Dance only. The April 8 dance will … Continue reading
Come join us for an English Country Dance, this Friday, March 13. Dance to the lively music of the 32 Bartenders, with Tom Verdot on fiddle, Thom Howard on guitar and mandolin, Rebecca Logan on flute and Marcie McGuire on keyboards. Kyle Hardman … Continue reading
We’ve had a change from the scheduled band for this Friday’s English Country Dance. We’ll be enjoying dancing to the music of the Deylight Country Dance Orchestra, with Clara Dey on fiddle, Cabe Dey on guitar, and Marcie McGuire on keyboards, fine musicians all! Veteran callers … Continue reading