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Weekly Contra Dance Schedule
 

We are thrilled to announce the return of weekly contra dances every Wednesday of the month unless otherwise indicated.
We moved the start time up half an hour as it is a 'school night'


NEW LOCATION!
The weekly dances will be held at Mecklenburg Shrine Club
5200 Mecklenburg Shrine Club Road, Charlotte, NC 28215

 

Come before the lesson to help us setup! 6:45-7 PM
Beginner Lesson: 7-7:30PM
Dance Time: 7:30- 10 PM

Help us reset the room: 10:00-10:15 PM

Due to higher costs, we are moving to a sliding scale (voluntary) admission
Live music will now be $12-15 per person. Students $10-15
Recorded music will now be $8-12 per person Students $6-12
Children under 12 free.


Newcomers are welcome and you don’t need a partner!

2024

June 19 - The Fiddler and the Flutist/Dean Snipes calling
Musicians Glenn Alexander and Sharon Fogarty are an 'Irishgrass'/pop duo who combine the latest tech with high caliber technique to produce music with Irish, bluegrass, pop, classical and country genres. An incredible eclectic/electric dance experience you won't want to miss!
June 26 - A carefully selected playlist of amazing contra dance tunes/Dan Kappus calling

July 3 - The Fiddler and the Flutist/Gretchen Caldwell Dean Snipes calling

Musicians Glenn Alexander and Sharon Fogarty are an 'Irishgrass'/pop duo who combine the latest tech with high caliber technique to produce music with Irish, bluegrass, pop, classical and country genres. An incredible eclectic/electric dance experience you won't want to miss!
July 10 - A carefully selected playlist of amazing contra dance tunes/Lesly Bowers calling
July 17 - The Fiddler and the Flutist/Dean Snipes calling

Glenn Alexander and Sharon Fogarty are back to wow us again, skillfully weaving Irish, bluegrass, pop, classical and country genres. An incredible eclectic/electric dance experience you won't want to miss!
July 24 - A carefully selected playlist of amazing contra dance tunes/Stephanie Marie calling
July 31 - Waltz Wednesday!

Want more waltzing? Want to learn faster? Some really fun flourishes and transition? Then come on out and dance to some lovely waltz music!

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