Folk Dancing Meetups

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Rant is a monthly ceilidh dancing event in the heart of Brighton, held on the first Friday of every month. Come along from 8pm - 11pm and enjoy raucous celtic dancing with live band & caller in a beautiful building, with helpful staff serving awesom

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The North Texas Traditional Dance Society (NTTDS) was chartered in 1986 as a non-profit educational organization to promote a better understanding and appreciation of American folk dancing, its music, its history, and related folklore. It is an affil

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Dance Gypsies
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This group is for people who love to dance, listen to live music, get plenty of exercise, and make new friends!  Typically we get about 60-80 people per dance night. This is a great place for beginning dancers to explore new fun and experienced dance

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Contra Dancers
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There are over 100 people Contra Dancing in Atlanta Every Friday Night. We're talking: Live music, Friendly people, Lots of Fun, and only $10... Here are some YouTube videos that show Atlanta dances: with Elftones, Dancing-Tigers, New-Years, Great Li

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Happy Dancers
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Mostly Waltz invites you to an afternoon of dance to beautiful live music. In addition to the waltzes, the program includes other couple dances, such as swing, tango, polka, one-step, schottische, fox-trot, No partner or experience is needed. Your

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Contra dance is a kind of social dance with live music where a caller teaches the figures.  You don't need to come with a partner, and while there is a short lesson before each of our dances it's optional.  Most people learn contra dancing by doing i

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Circle Dancing is open to everyone. Circle dances are choreographed to different styles of music and rhythms, they can be rather lively or meditative - most of them are deeply rooted in various traditions of folk dances from around the world. No expe

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Dance to an Indian Folk dance! With explosive rhythms and dynamic flair, it's no surprise that Bhangra and Bollywood, which both hail from India, are increasingly popular styles of dance in the US. You may have noticed this fresh injection of Indian

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Who? We are a fun-loving group of people, of all ages, young and not-so-young, singles and couples, dancers and newcomers. No experienced needed, this group is for anyone who wants to join in - everyone can learn to dance and we regularly prove this

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Do you enjoy dancing to live music? Do you enjoy a lot of swinging in your dancing? Do you like going to dances that build a sense of community among its participants? Then you'll want to come to a contra dance! Contra dance has its origins in Englis

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September 2, 2015

The group is for everyone interested in learning the unique Bulgarian folk dances and music. No partner or experience is required; however, we can challenge the more experienced ones too :)

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Bulgarian folk dancers
September 2, 2015

Who? We are a fun-loving group of people, of all ages, young and not-so-young, singles and couples, dancers and newcomers. No experienced needed, this group is for anyone who wants to join in - everyone can learn to dance and we regularly prove this

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August 31, 2015

We are a welcoming group of singles and couples who love to dance traditional dances from cultures around the world. Our members hail from all parts of the MetroWest area and from all walks of life. Our dances spring from dozens of countries and cult

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August 30, 2015

Join experienced dance teacher Adam K and learn line and circle dances from around the world - Europe, Israel, North and South America. No partner required. These fun, informal evenings are enjoyable for beginners as well as experienced dancers. Your

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August 10, 2015

Back for another year at the Pride Fringe the Quaker Ceilidh offers a fun, free and alcohol-free event for the LGBT community with 80 – 100 people attending each year from a wide variety of background and ages (children particularly welcome). There w

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July 14, 2015

“Let us read, and let us dance," Voltaire wrote; "these two amusements will never do any harm to the world.” The study of international dance encourages appreciation for world history and culture, facilitates athletic development and physical flexibi

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July 6, 2015

Learn to pattern (square) dance in a fun, friendly atmosphere.  Couples, singles and families welcome to come give dancing a try at one of our free open houses.  Our 2015 open houses are September 20 and September 27.  Open houses are held at First B

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July 5, 2015

Irish Dancing for Adults every week in Temple Bar - join for fitness and fun. Learn basic solo steps and join in fun ceilí dances with dancers from Ireland and all over the world. As you progress and learn more dances the class will become a great wo

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Irish Dancers
June 23, 2015

Calling all dance lovers! I'd love to meet other dance lovers who never made a career out of it, but always wanted or pros who are looking for likeminded people or those who would like to join a new dance group. We'll meet once a week at the park to

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Dance Passionates
June 16, 2015

Contra dancing is a great way to get your dance on! Beginners are welcome and no partner is necessary. If you can walk and know the difference between left and right, you can successfully contra dance! Most of the movements in contra dancing are base

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Contradancers
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