Recurring Event Flying Shoes Radio Hour

Flying Shoes Radio Hour

WBFY FM Radio

Belfast Flying Shoes Radio Hour, on WBFY 100.9FM in Belfast, and streaming via Belfast Community Radio. A weekly program that highlights the roots and branches of the contra dance music we love, in Belfast and beyond; the musicians who play it with and for others; and the dancers of all ages that it inspires. Every […]

Free

Christmas Spectacular

Falmouth Congregational Church UCC 267 Falmouth Rd., Falmouth

Join us for this FREE fun-filled caroling event taking place on Sunday, December 11th from 3:30 to 5:30pm at Falmouth Congregational Church. Come sing your favorite Christmas carols, check out the live petting zoo, have some hot cocoa, watch (or enter your furry friend in!) the “Most Festive Dog” competition, and revel in holiday cheer. […]

Free
Recurring Event Flying Shoes Radio Hour

Flying Shoes Radio Hour

WBFY FM Radio

Belfast Flying Shoes Radio Hour, on WBFY 100.9FM in Belfast, and streaming via Belfast Community Radio. A weekly program that highlights the roots and branches of the contra dance music we love, in Belfast and beyond; the musicians who play it with and for others; and the dancers of all ages that it inspires. Every […]

Free

Otisfield Community Contra Dance

Otisfield Community Hall, 292 State Route 121, Otisfield, ME 04270 292 State Route 121, Otisfield, ME

We are restarting our Community Dances in Otisfield, the band for this month is Birds on a Wing. Plenty of parking on our newly paved parking lot at 292 State Route 121.  Come enjoy an afternoon with us!

Donations at the door greatly appreciated.

Common Floor Contra Dance – Portland

Temple Beth El 400 Deering Av, Portland, ME

You're invited to another Common Floor Contra Dance in Portland, Maine. We have a crew full of Maine performers for your dancing and listening enjoyment! When: Sunday, December 18, 2022 6:45 Doors 7pm lesson 7:30pm dance Where: Temple Beth El (400 Deering Ave, Portland, ME) Price: $15 Suggested Donation Caller: 📢 Maggie Robinson Music: Spring Tide Willy […]

$15
Recurring Event Flying Shoes Radio Hour

Flying Shoes Radio Hour

WBFY FM Radio

Belfast Flying Shoes Radio Hour, on WBFY 100.9FM in Belfast, and streaming via Belfast Community Radio. A weekly program that highlights the roots and branches of the contra dance music we love, in Belfast and beyond; the musicians who play it with and for others; and the dancers of all ages that it inspires. Every […]

Free

4th Sunday New Gloucester Slow Jam

New Gloucester First Congregational Church 19 Gloucester Hill Rd., New Gloucester, ME

Playing jigs, reels, hambos, waltzes, marches, etc.  Music traditions include contradance tunes, Irish, Scottish, Quebecois, Swedish, Southern.  Fiddles, guitars, accordions, concertinas, mandolins, dulcimers, etc. welcome.  We also have a keyboard available. Many of our tunes come out of the on-the-go collections - Portland, Waltz Books, Fiddlers Fake Book, Fiddlers Repertoire.   We love to try tunes […]

$3
Recurring Event Kennebec Contra Dance

Hallowell—Kennebec Contra Dance

Hallowell City Hall Auditorium 1 Winthrop Street, Hallowell, ME

Kennebec Contra Dance in the Hallowell City Hall Ballroom. Special Boxing Day dance. 7:00 pm to 7:30 pm:  Newcomers' orientation 7:30 pm to 10:00 pm:  Contra Dance Suggested donation: $15 to $25. Pay more if you can; our musicians are worth it. If you can't pay $15, pay what you can. Even if you have […]

Recurring Event Flying Shoes Radio Hour

Flying Shoes Radio Hour

WBFY FM Radio

Belfast Flying Shoes Radio Hour, on WBFY 100.9FM in Belfast, and streaming via Belfast Community Radio. A weekly program that highlights the roots and branches of the contra dance music we love, in Belfast and beyond; the musicians who play it with and for others; and the dancers of all ages that it inspires. Every […]

Free

23nd Annual New Year’s Eve Extravaganza

Topsham Grange 47 Pleasant Street, Topsham, ME

An evening of contra dancing to bring in 2023. Details are TBD but we'll have a band and a caller and maybe... Refreshments? Details forthcoming! Update: We have callers! Maggie Robinson and Hannah Chamberlain will be rocking the microphone!

$20

Cherryfield Contra Dance

Cherryfield Academy 53 Main Street, Cherryfield, ME

After a good warm up at the fabulous Dance in Belfast the night before, bring it on over to Cherryfield for the First Saturday Contra Dance happening January 7th from 7 to 10pm!  Returning to our home hall at the Cherryfield Academy Community Center at 53 Main Street we will be privileged to host the Contra […]

$10
Recurring Event 4th Sunday New Gloucester Slow Jam

4th Sunday New Gloucester Slow Jam

New Gloucester First Congregational Church 19 Gloucester Hill Rd., New Gloucester, ME

Playing jigs, reels, hambos, waltzes, marches, etc.  Music traditions include contradance tunes, Irish, Scottish, Quebecois, Swedish, Southern.  Fiddles, guitars, accordions, concertinas, mandolins, dulcimers, etc. welcome.  We also have a keyboard available. Many of our tunes come out of the on-the-go collections - Portland, Waltz Books, Fiddlers Fake Book, Fiddlers Repertoire.   We love to try tunes […]

$3
Recurring Event Kennebec Contra Dance

Hallowell—Kennebec Contra Dance

Hallowell City Hall Auditorium 1 Winthrop Street, Hallowell, ME

Kennebec Contra Dance in the Hallowell City Hall Ballroom 7:00 pm to 7:30 pm:  Newcomers' orientation 7:30 pm to 10:00 pm:  Contra Dance Suggested donation: $15 to $25. Pay more if you can; our musicians are worth it. If you can't pay $15, pay what you can. Even if you have no money, you should […]

Recurring Event Kennebec Contra Dance

Hallowell—Kennebec Contra Dance

Hallowell City Hall Auditorium 1 Winthrop Street, Hallowell, ME

Kennebec Contra Dance in the Hallowell City Hall Ballroom 7:00 pm to 7:30 pm:  Newcomers' orientation 7:30 pm to 10:00 pm:  Contra Dance Suggested donation: $15 to $25. Pay more if you can; our musicians are worth it. If you can't pay $15, pay what you can. Even if you have no money, you should […]

Recurring Event 4th Sunday New Gloucester Slow Jam

4th Sunday New Gloucester Slow Jam

New Gloucester First Congregational Church 19 Gloucester Hill Rd., New Gloucester, ME

Playing jigs, reels, hambos, waltzes, marches, etc.  Music traditions include contradance tunes, Irish, Scottish, Quebecois, Swedish, Southern.  Fiddles, guitars, accordions, concertinas, mandolins, dulcimers, etc. welcome.  We also have a keyboard available. Many of our tunes come out of the on-the-go collections - Portland, Waltz Books, Fiddlers Fake Book, Fiddlers Repertoire.   We love to try tunes […]

$3

Recurring Event Kennebec Contra Dance

Hallowell—Kennebec Contra Dance

Hallowell City Hall Auditorium 1 Winthrop Street, Hallowell, ME

Kennebec Contra Dance in the Hallowell City Hall Ballroom 7:00 pm to 7:30 pm:  Newcomers' orientation 7:30 pm to 10:00 pm:  Contra Dance Suggested donation: $15 to $25. Pay more if you can; our musicians are worth it. If you can't pay $15, pay what you can. Even if you have no money, you should […]

4th Sunday New Gloucester Slow Jam

New Gloucester First Congregational Church 19 Gloucester Hill Rd., New Gloucester, ME

Playing jigs, reels, hambos, waltzes, marches, etc.  Music traditions include contradance tunes, Irish, Scottish, Quebecois, Swedish, Southern.  Fiddles, guitars, accordions, concertinas, mandolins, dulcimers, etc. welcome.  We also have a keyboard available. Many of our tunes come out of the on-the-go collections - Portland, Waltz Books, Fiddlers Fake Book, Fiddlers Repertoire.   We love to try tunes […]

$3

Recurring Event Kennebec Contra Dance

Hallowell—Kennebec Contra Dance

Hallowell City Hall Auditorium 1 Winthrop Street, Hallowell, ME

Kennebec Contra Dance in the Hallowell City Hall Ballroom 7:00 pm to 7:30 pm:  Newcomers' orientation 7:30 pm to 10:00 pm:  Contra Dance Suggested donation: $15 to $25. Pay more if you can; our musicians are worth it. If you can't pay $15, pay what you can. Even if you have no money, you should […]

4th Sunday New Gloucester Slow Jam

New Gloucester First Congregational Church 19 Gloucester Hill Rd., New Gloucester, ME

Playing jigs, reels, hambos, waltzes, marches, etc.  Music traditions include contradance tunes, Irish, Scottish, Quebecois, Swedish, Southern.  Fiddles, guitars, accordions, concertinas, mandolins, dulcimers, etc. welcome.  We also have a keyboard available. Many of our tunes come out of the on-the-go collections - Portland, Waltz Books, Fiddlers Fake Book, Fiddlers Repertoire.   We love to try tunes […]

$3

Recurring Event Kennebec Contra Dance

Hallowell—Kennebec Contra Dance

Hallowell City Hall Auditorium 1 Winthrop Street, Hallowell, ME

Kennebec Contra Dance in the Hallowell City Hall Ballroom 7:00 pm to 7:30 pm:  Newcomers' orientation 7:30 pm to 10:00 pm:  Contra Dance Suggested donation: $15 to $25. Pay more if you can; our musicians are worth it. If you can't pay $15, pay what you can. Even if you have no money, you should […]

4th Sunday New Gloucester Slow Jam

New Gloucester First Congregational Church 19 Gloucester Hill Rd., New Gloucester, ME

Playing jigs, reels, hambos, waltzes, marches, etc.  Music traditions include contradance tunes, Irish, Scottish, Quebecois, Swedish, Southern.  Fiddles, guitars, accordions, concertinas, mandolins, dulcimers, etc. welcome.  We also have a keyboard available. Many of our tunes come out of the on-the-go collections - Portland, Waltz Books, Fiddlers Fake Book, Fiddlers Repertoire.   We love to try tunes […]

$3

Recurring Event Kennebec Contra Dance

Hallowell—Kennebec Contra Dance

Hallowell City Hall Auditorium 1 Winthrop Street, Hallowell, ME

Kennebec Contra Dance in the Hallowell City Hall Ballroom 7:00 pm to 7:30 pm:  Newcomers' orientation 7:30 pm to 10:00 pm:  Contra Dance Suggested donation: $15 to $25. Pay more if you can; our musicians are worth it. If you can't pay $15, pay what you can. Even if you have no money, you should […]

4th Sunday New Gloucester Slow Jam

New Gloucester First Congregational Church 19 Gloucester Hill Rd., New Gloucester, ME

Playing jigs, reels, hambos, waltzes, marches, etc.  Music traditions include contradance tunes, Irish, Scottish, Quebecois, Swedish, Southern.  Fiddles, guitars, accordions, concertinas, mandolins, dulcimers, etc. welcome.  We also have a keyboard available. Many of our tunes come out of the on-the-go collections - Portland, Waltz Books, Fiddlers Fake Book, Fiddlers Repertoire.   We love to try tunes […]

$3

Acadia Festival of Traditional Music & Dance

College of the Atlantic 105 Eden Street, Bar Harbor, ME

For centuries, Downeast Maine has flourished as a crossroads for many styles of music and dance: Acadian, Cape Breton, Irish, Scottish and Québécois – just to name a few. The Acadia Trad Festival is dedicated to promoting education and appreciation of these traditions through an annual celebration held June 26-July 2, 2023 at the beautiful […]

Recurring Event Kennebec Contra Dance

Hallowell—Kennebec Contra Dance

Hallowell City Hall Auditorium 1 Winthrop Street, Hallowell, ME

Kennebec Contra Dance in the Hallowell City Hall Ballroom 7:00 pm to 7:30 pm:  Newcomers' orientation 7:30 pm to 10:00 pm:  Contra Dance Suggested donation: $15 to $25. Pay more if you can; our musicians are worth it. If you can't pay $15, pay what you can. Even if you have no money, you should […]

Recurring Event Kennebec Contra Dance

Hallowell—Kennebec Contra Dance

Hallowell City Hall Auditorium 1 Winthrop Street, Hallowell, ME

Kennebec Contra Dance in the Hallowell City Hall Ballroom 7:00 pm to 7:30 pm:  Newcomers' orientation 7:30 pm to 10:00 pm:  Contra Dance Suggested donation: $15 to $25. Pay more if you can; our musicians are worth it. If you can't pay $15, pay what you can. Even if you have no money, you should […]

Recurring Event Kennebec Contra Dance

Hallowell—Kennebec Contra Dance

Hallowell City Hall Auditorium 1 Winthrop Street, Hallowell, ME

Kennebec Contra Dance in the Hallowell City Hall Ballroom 7:00 pm to 7:30 pm:  Newcomers' orientation 7:30 pm to 10:00 pm:  Contra Dance Suggested donation: $15 to $25. Pay more if you can; our musicians are worth it. If you can't pay $15, pay what you can. Even if you have no money, you should […]

Recurring Event Kennebec Contra Dance

Hallowell—Kennebec Contra Dance

Hallowell City Hall Auditorium 1 Winthrop Street, Hallowell, ME

Kennebec Contra Dance in the Hallowell City Hall Ballroom 7:00 pm to 7:30 pm:  Newcomers' orientation 7:30 pm to 10:00 pm:  Contra Dance Suggested donation: $15 to $25. Pay more if you can; our musicians are worth it. If you can't pay $15, pay what you can. Even if you have no money, you should […]