Events

Folk School 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 2017 Schedule of Dances, Musicians and Callers includes:

  • April 15 - Anne Marie  w/ Groove Contraption 
  • May 6 - Doug Singelton w/ Emerald Isle
  • May 20 - Clinton Ross w/ Contraforce 
  • June 3 - Chriss Davis Camp w/ Beside the Point
  • June 17 - Jesse Edgerton w/ Boomchuck 
  • July 1 - Charlotte C. w/ Turnip the Beet
  • July 15 - Bob Dalsemer w/ Besty Branch, Sue Songer & Peter Siegel
  • July 29 - Scott Russell w/ The Hickhoppers 
  • August 12 - Beth Johnson w/ Dog Branch Cats
  • August 26 - Bob Dalsemer  w/ Blue Eyed Girl
  • September 9 - Robbin Marcus w/ French Ida
  • September 23 - TBA w/ Contraforce
  • October 7 - Charlotte Crittenden w/ Reelplay
  • October 28 - Halloween Costume Dance w/ Janine Smith & Bob Dalsemer w/ Evening Star
  • November 18 - Bob Dalsemer & Charlotte Crittenden w/ Ed Baggot & Elsie Peterson
  • December 17 - Annual Holiday Dance & Dessert Potluck (Free Admission!)

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, Aug 26, 2017 at 8:00pm - 11:00pm
  • Sat, Sep 9, 2017 at 8:00pm - 11:00pm
  • Sat, Sep 23, 2017 at 8:00pm - 11:00pm
  • Sat, Oct 7, 2017 at 8:00pm - 11:00pm
  • Sat, Oct 28, 2017 at 8:00pm - 11:00pm
  • Sat, Nov 18, 2017 at 8:00pm - 11:00pm
  • Sun, Dec 17, 2017 at 8:00pm - 11:00pm