TALLAHASSEE COMMUNITY FRIENDS OF
OLD-TIME DANCE

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
Friday
March 27
Greasy String Band Rachel Flemming, McKenna Milici & Tom Greene
Sunday
March 29
Old Time and Square Dance
Long Forgotten String Band with Richard Hopkins & others calling
6:00 pm  - 9:00 pm
Mickee Faust Club in Railroad Square
623 McDonnell Drive
Friday
April 10
Smoky Hollow String Band JoLaine Pokorney
(Gainesville)
Friday
April 24
Wild Asparagus
(Massachusetts)
George Marshall
(Massachusetts)
Sunday
April 26
Old Time and Square Dance
Aisha Ivey & members of FSU Old Time Ensemble
with Richard Hopkins & others calling
6:00 pm  - 9:00 pm
Mickee Faust Club in Railroad Square
623 McDonnell Drive
Friday
May 8
TBA
Richard Hopkins
Friday - Sunday
May 22 - 24
Florida Folk Festival
Contras, squares and other kinds of dancing every day,
plus all the music you could want for the entire weekend
- folk, old time, Irish, bluegrass, blues, Cajun and many more -
with arts, crafts and food,
on the banks of the Suwannee River
at Stephen Foster State Park in White Springs, FL
(north of Lake City)
Friday
May 29
Sligo Line
Susie Rudder
Friday
June 12
Smoky Hollow String Band
Vicki Morrison

Last revised 3/24/15