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Portland Intown Contra Dance Halloween Party

October 26, 2017, 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm


Contra dance with music by The Mystic River Trio and caller Shari Shakti at the State Street Church near Longfellow Square.

Visiting us from the rock-solid state of New Hampshire, The Mystic River Trio is Rick Kaufman, Alex Cumming, and Stephen Thomforde. Emerging caller, Shari Shakti will be taking the stage to call the whole evening for the first time, under the mentorship of Dugan Murphy.  See the PICD website for more info.

This event is part of the weekly Thursday night Portland Intown Contra Dance series.

Dance roles are gender-free. New and experienced dancers of all ages are invited.

Costumes are encouraged in celebration of Halloween. Or dress as yourself. Expect candy, special decorations, and more!

$10 at the door.  Enter through the courtyard.

Lesson for first-time dancers at 7:00; dance 7:30-10:00.

Parking is free after 6pm on street around the State Street/West End neighborhood. We recommend budgeting time to find a spot.

Join the Portland Intown Contra Dance Facebook Group for updates and discussion.


October 26, 2017
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Dugan Murphy
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State Street Church
189 State St
Portland, ME 04101 United States
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