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
(see schedule below)

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

Beginners welcome; you don't need to bring a partner.

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: 
$10 for Adults,  $9 Seniors over 50, $6 for Students,  Free
for Kids under 12
(higher prices may be charged for special dances)

Dance Schedule
and other events of note

All events in Tallahassee unless otherwise noted

(Hometowns of out-of-town bands and callers
are shown in parentheses)

Date Band Caller
Saturday
May 5
Old Time Dance at The Warehouse
Lilac Gin (FSU Old Time Ensemble) with local callers
7:30 pm concert, 8 pm to 11 pm dance
$5 suggested donation
706 W. Gaines St.
Parking on-site and nearby
Friday
May 11
Long Forgotten String Band
Vicki Morrison
Friday-Sunday
May 25-27
We'll be at the Florida Folk Festival in White Springs, FL.
Contra dances all three nights, including Techno contra on Friday and Saturday!  Plus plenty of other music and dancing, crafts, food and so on!
Friday
June 8
The Chestnuts
Tom Greene
Friday
June 22
Possum Trot
(Gainesville)
Joey Norton
(St. Pete)
Friday
July 13
Runaway Biscuits
Vicki Morrison
Friday
July 27
TBA Rachel Flemming
Friday
August 10
TBA Richard Hopkins
Friday
August 24
Upsala Andy Kane
(Gainesville)
Friday
September 14
Red Mountain Yellowhammers
(formerly Red Mountain White Trash)   (Birmingham, AL.)
Cis Hinkle
(Atlanta)
Friday
September 28
TBA Joey Norton
(St. Pete)
Friday
October 12
TBA Vicki Morrison
Friday
October 26
TBA Rachel Flemming
Friday
November 9
TBA Richard Hopkins
Friday
December 14
TBA JoLaine Jones-Pokorney
(Gainesville)

Last revised 5/01/18