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 Dance – Oct. 18th 3 Around 3 with Paula McFarling Calling
- English Country Dance – Oct. 11th with Bob Green calling (in Jefferson City)
- Contra Dance – Oct. 4th, 32 BarTenders with Claire Baffaut Calling
- Potluck and Contra Dance – Friday, September 20, 2019
- Contra “Watermelon” Dance – July 19, 2019 River Ghost Review with Jim Thaxter Calling
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Contra Dance – Friday, Oct. 18th. Come join us for a contra dance at 3906 Peachtree Drive. Our live music will be provided by 3 Around 3, with Pippa Letsky on fiddle, Cliff White on guitar, and Bill Foley on … Continue reading
English Country Dance – Friday, Oct. 11th, 2019. This is a special dance, with guest caller Bob Green coming in from St Louis to call for the evening! Also please note the location for this date only! The regular venue was not … Continue reading
Contra Dance – Friday, October 4th. Join us for a contra dance at 3906 Peachtree Drive. Our lively music will be provided by The 32 BarTenders, a Mid-Missouri band featuring Tom Verdot on fiddle, Marcie McGuire on piano, Thom Howard on … Continue reading
Ready for Fall? Ready to dance? Join us for a potluck and dance at Columbia’s Cosmo Park, 1605 Business Loop in the Dexheimer Shelter, on Friday, September 20. The potluck is scheduled for 6:00 pm and will be followed by … Continue reading
Contra Dance – Friday, July 19th. Join us for a contra dance and watermelon at 3906 Peachtree Drive. Our lively music will be provided by the River Ghost Revue. River Ghost Review specializes in rural American folk music. Our unique sound comes … Continue reading
Contra Dance – Friday, June 7, 2019 Join us for a contra dance at 3906 Peachtree Drive. Our lively music will be provided by the Blackberry Pickers, a band from Hermann and the St Louis area. The Blackberry Pickers first got together to … Continue reading
Contra Dance – Friday, May 31st. Join us for a contra dance at 3906 Peachtree Drive. Our lively music will be provided by The James River Scraphounds. The music is centered around the articulate, but driving fiddling of Peter Howard from … Continue reading