Dancing at a Contra Dance

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Join Us for Great Contra Dances!

Usually the Second Fridays and Fourth Fridays of Each Month

7:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m.
2nd Floor Ballroom
Old Armory/Tallahassee Senior Center
1400 N. Monroe St.

Beginners welcome; no partner necessary.

Those new to contra dancing are strongly encouraged to come at 7:15, when a Beginner Orientation will be taught, and as dances are taught in more detail early in the evening.

Please bring a snack to share at the break!

Admission cost for regular dances: 
$8 for Adults,  $7 Seniors over 55, $5 for Students, 
$3 for Kids under 12
(higher prices may be charged for special dances)

Dance Schedule

All dances in Tallahassee unless otherwise noted

(Hometowns of out-of-town bands and callers
are shown in parentheses)
Date Band Caller
Note:  Dances in August are on the 3rd and 5th Fridays!
August 29
JoLaine Pokorney
September 12
Sligo Line
Rachel McCandless
September 14
Music, Dancing and Storytelling Benefit for the BOF
including Rockertoe, Lloyd Baldwin and Friends, Doug Gauss, Kate Taluga, Belmont & Jones, Depot Creek and More 
2 pm - 6 pm, Love Offering at the Door
Mickee Faust Theatre in Railroad Square
607 McDowell St.
September 26
Smoky Hollow String Band
Vicki Morrison
October 10
Fish Camp Cutups
(Florida, Georgia, Alabama)
Alice Milmoe
October 24
Greasy String Band
Richard Hopkins
Fri - Sun
Oct 24 - 26
Florida Fiddlers Convention
at O'Leno State Park in High Springs, FL
Old Time and Irish music all weekend long
with an Old Time Dance on Saturday night!

Last revised 8/27/14