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Conntra dancing!


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Contra dance series in Connecticut:

Contra dancing in Connecticut:
Cornwall Community Contra Dance: 1st Saturdays (except July 4th)
Country Dance Stafford 3rd Saturday Barndance: 3rd Saturdays September-May (excluding April)
Family Barn Dances: (Newtown) Sunday afternoons
Granby Grange Square and Contra Dance: 4th Fridays
Hartford Country Dance: (Old Wethersfield) 2nd Saturdays, all year
Mystic Contra Dance: 4th Saturdays, all year
The New Haven Country Dancers: (Branford) 1st & 3rd Saturdays, occasional 5th Saturday, all year
Quiet Corner Contra Dance: (Coventry) 1st Fridays, September or October through June
Round Hill Country Dances: (Stamford) 2nd Saturdays, September-July
Shingdig at the Barn!: (Enfield) 3rd or 4th Sundays
Whitneyville Mechanical Last Chance Sunday Dance: (Hamden) 4th Sundays

Have an event to add? Please e-mail the following information: § website, § contact e-mail and/or phone (person's name is optional), § regular day and beginning and ending time of the dance, exceptions to regular day and time, § name of building wheredance is held and the building's address(street number and name, name of town), § cost(s) of admission.


CDs of CONNtra Bands

Wild Notes: Sowing and Branching Out
Ken Sweeney, David Carpenter, Tom Hodgson: Tapping the Tradition (scroll down to the bottom of the page)


If we've inadvertently omitted any CT contra dance events, musicians, callers, or information, please e-mail the webmistrix or the website owner.
Last modified March 24, 2016.