Events

Folk School Community Contra & Square Dances

Community dances are usually held every other Saturday evening and are relished by local residents and visitors who enjoy contra and square dancing to live music. All dances are held at the Community Room, Keith House. Visit website for complete details and musician and caller biographies.

The 2018 Schedule of Dances, Musicians and Callers includes:

  • Feb 24 - Laurie Fisher with The Stuff  
  • March 17 - David Kaynor with Dave Marcus & Friends
  • March 31 - Anne Marie Walter w/ Dog Branch Cats  
  • April 14 - Bob Dalsemer with The Berea Bluegrass Ensemble
  • May 12 - Phil Jamison with Hoot & Holler 
  • May 26 - Janet Shepherd with The Mountain Creek Boys 
  • June 16 - Jacob LaGrone  with BoomChuck
  • June 30 - Clinton Ross with Mick Kinney & the HickHoppers
  • July 14 - TBA
  • July 28 - Gaye Fifer with Paul Moore, Gretchen Caverly & David DiGuissepe
  • August 11 - Chrissy Davis Camp with Nashville Ceilidh Band 
  • August 25 TBA with Blue Eyed Girl
  • September 8  TBA with Contraforce
  • September 22 - TBA
  • October 6 - Charlotte Crittenden with Reelplay 
  • October 27 - Annual Halloween Costume Dance with Kathy Anderson & Tony Parkes with Evening Star
  • Nov 17 - Bob Dalsemer & Charlotte Crittenden with Ed Baggott & Elsie Peterson
  • Dec 15 - Annual Holiday Dance & Dessert Potluck with Open Band & Open Callers

Event Details

Location John C. Campbell Folk School
Brasstown, NC
Cost Ticketed/Admission Charged
$7.00 18 years and older, $5.00/10 to 18 years, 10 years and under Free.
Music Styles Contra Dancing
Square Dancing
Event Type Dance, Workshop / Class / Demonstration
  • ✔ Dancers Welcome
  • ✔ Family Friendly

Contact Info

Phone (828) 837-2775
Email info@folkschool.org
http://www.folkschool.org

Upcoming Dates:

  • Sat, Jul 28, 2018 at 8:00pm - 11:00pm
  • Sat, Aug 11, 2018 at 8:00pm - 11:00pm
  • Sat, Aug 25, 2018 at 8:00pm - 11:00pm
  • Sat, Sep 8, 2018 at 8:00pm - 11:00pm
  • Sat, Sep 22, 2018 at 8:00pm - 11:00pm
  • Sat, Oct 6, 2018 at 8:00pm - 11:00pm
  • Sat, Oct 27, 2018 at 8:00pm - 11:00pm
  • Sat, Nov 17, 2018 at 8:00pm - 11:00pm
  • Sat, Dec 15, 2018 at 8:00pm - 11:00pm