Due to COVID-19 pandemic, we hope you are following pandemic precautions and staying safe. 
Please see online dance opportunities below!

Usually every 3rd Saturday (except July)...


                      Next Dance:
        Due to pandemic precautions our August, and future dances, are canceled until future notice.   Please keep dancing at home! There are remote Dance events available **See below for links**!  May you find time to listen to music, and stay in touch with friends until we can meet again. 





All ages are welcome! 
B
ring the whole family, or come on your own!
 No partner or prior dance experience necessary!

               Admission
 Adults: $10.00
 Students: $6.00
     Children (under 16): FREE

(Please bring cash, we can't
 accept check or credit card)

Bringing a water bottle is encouraged. Other tips and information can be found on our "About the Lancaster Contra Dance" tab above.


FREE dance lessons! A New Dancers practice lesson takes place before each dance. If you can count to 4 and walk,
 you can do this dance!  

Contra Dance is a social dance with roots in English country dancing. We dance to live music that has influences from bluegrass to old-time Appalachian and from Irish to French Canadian and swing.

Lancaster Youth Contra Dance 2009 - Dog Branch Reel.

Upcoming Online Dance Opportunities: 
Subject to change as per covid19 precautions, check for updates...
ONLINE EVENTS to join for some music and fun:
Country Dance and Song Society has listed remote dances from around the country, click link below:
 https://www.cdss.org/community/covid19/online-events

The Mt. Airy Contra dance 1st and 3rd Thursday Zoom Dances! is on the list, here is their local page: 
https://www.thursdaycontra.com/

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      7pm to 10pm
    6:15pm: New Dancers Practice
 
Lancaster County Central Park Pavilion 11 
733 Williamson Rd, 
Lancaster, PA 17602

Caller: ? 
Band: ?
           ?: fiddle 
?: piano
???
7pm to 10pm

6:15pm: New Dancers Practice
 
St. John's Episcopal Church
321 W. Chestnut Street 
Lancaster, PA 17603

Caller: ?
Band: ?
                          ?: fiddle                                           ?: flute, concertina,sax                                ?: guitar                                            ?: keyboard, accordion,                                 whistle
???
7pm to 10pm

6:15pm: New Dancers Practice
 
St. John's Episcopal Church
321 W. Chestnut Street 
Lancaster, PA 17603

Caller: Shane Knudsen
Band: Run of the Mill String Band
         Palmer Loux: fiddle                                   Greg Loux: guitar                               Paul Sidlick: banjo                                     Mat Clark: bass
         

























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