Dance Dates
2018 – January | February | March and beyond
January 2018
DATEVENUECALLER & BAND & OTHER DETAILS
Boulder Next family dance in February
Christa Torrens calls with music by Half Pelican
Denver ECD Early American and English
Fort Collins Ed Hall w/ Avourneen
Glenwood - Carbondale John Unger w/ Wooden Nickel String Band. Carbondale Community School, 1505 Satank Rd, Carbondale, 7.30pm lesson, then dancing 8-10pm
Grand Junction Family Dance 5-6.30pm, live music, dances taught and led
Ron Young calls with music by Fifth Reel
Monday evenings Colorado Springs English Mondays, except 3rd Monday, 6:45-9:00pm, International Dance Club, upper ballroom, 2422 Busch Ave, $6
Buena Vista Caller(s) from the area w/ Randy Barnes, Carole Barnes and local musicians. Enquiries: (719) 395‑6704
Denver Tina Fields w/ Junkyard Dogs
Zesty! Rick Smith w/ Sandra Wong and Frédéric Pouille. Dance is 7-10pm
Fort Collins Community Barn Dance: Patricia Danscen w/ Bob Zuellig. Venue: Everyday Joe's Coffee House, 144 S Mason St. Details or CROMA site
Boulder Isaac Banner w/ Front Range Megaband
Colorado Springs TBA w/ TBA , lesson 7pm and dance 7.30
Fort Collins Paul Somlo w/ Royson Hunget and Teri Rasmusson
Denver Peter Johnson w/ Swing Time
Grand Junction English Country Dance led by Wendy Graham with music by Fifth Reel. Workshop at 7pm and dance at 7.30
Westminstr Patricia Danscen w/ Junkyard Dogs
February 2018
DATEVENUECALLER & BAND & OTHER DETAILS
Boulder Family Dance 6-7.30pm, live music, dances taught and led
Pat Danscen calls with music by Royson Hunget and Teri Rasmusson
Denver ECD Early American and English
Fort Collins Krysten Raymond (Portland ME) w/ Sandra Wong and Frédéric Pouille
Glenwood Springs TBA w/ Wooden Nickel String Band. 7-7.30pm lesson, then dancing to 10pm
Monday evenings Colorado Springs English Mondays, except 3rd Monday, 6:45-9:00pm, International Dance Club, upper ballroom, 2422 Busch Ave, $6
Buena Vista Caller(s) from the area w/ Randy Barnes, Carole Barnes and local musicians. Enquiries: (719) 395‑6704
Denver Christa Torrens w/ the Offbeats
Zesty! Sam Smith w/ Adam Agee and Jon Sousa
Fort Collins Community Barn Dance: Chris Kermiet w/ Bob Zuellig. Venue: Wolverine Farm Letterpress & Publick House | 316 Willow St. CROMA site
Boulder Paul Somlo w/ Balance & Swing
Colorado Springs TBA w/ TBA , lesson 7pm and dance 7.30
Fort Collins Peter Johnson w/ The Coffee People – Aeryk Parker, CL Morden and Rodney Sauer >
Grand Junction TBA calls with music by Fifth Reel
Denver Rick Smith w/ Adam Agee and Jon Sousa
Waltz the evening to the music of Southwind at Masonic Temple, cnr Oak & Howes, Ft Collins. 8pm (7pm lesson)
Westminstr Helle Hill w/ the Tuney Loons
March 2018
DATEVENUECALLER & BAND & OTHER DETAILS
Boulder Family Dance 6-7.30pm, live music, dances taught and led
TBA calls with music by Pete's Posse
Denver ECD Early American and English
Glenwood Springs TBA w/ Wooden Nickel String Band. 7-7.30pm lesson, then dancing to 10pm
Fort Collins Rick Smith w/ Pete's Posse
Denver TBA w/ Pete's Posse. Waltz @ 1pm, dance 2-5pm
Monday evenings Colorado Springs English Mondays, except 3rd Monday, 6:45-9:00pm, International Dance Club, upper ballroom, 2422 Busch Ave, $6
Buena Vista Caller(s) from the area w/ Randy Barnes, Carole Barnes and local musicians. Enquiries: (719) 395‑6704
Denver TBA w/ String Key Incident – Caroline McCaskey and Ben Cohen
Zesty! TBA w/ String Key Incident. Dance is 7-10pm
Boulder TBA w/ TBA
Colorado Springs TBA w/ TBA , lesson 7pm and dance 7.30
Fort Collins Sam Smith w/ Rodney Sauer and Deb Carstensen
Denver TBA w/ TBA
Westminstr TBA w/ TBA
   
Colorado Springs Zesty - no lesson - quick walkthrough - TBA w/ TBA
Grand Junction Ron Young w/ Don Paine and Connie Smith
April 2018
DATEVENUECALLER & BAND & OTHER DETAILS
Monday evenings Colorado Springs English Mondays, except 3rd Monday, 6:45-9:00pm, International Dance Club, upper ballroom, 2422 Busch Ave, $6
Boulder Family Dance 6-7.30pm, live music, dances taught and led
TBA calls with music by TBA
Denver ECD Early American and English
Glenwood Springs TBA w/ Wooden Nickel String Band. 7-7.30pm lesson, then dancing to 10pm
Fort Collins Patricia Danscen w/ Balance & Swing
Buena Vista Caller(s) from the area w/ Randy Barnes, Carole Barnes and local musicians. Enquiries: (719) 395‑6704
Denver TBA w/ TBA
Zesty! TBA w/ TBA . Dance is 7-10pm
Boulder TBA w/ TBA
Colorado Springs TBA w/ TBA , lesson 7pm and dance 7.30
Fort Collins Christa Torrens w/ Prairie Dog Picnic
Denver TBA w/ TBA
Grand Junction Ron Young w/ Don Paine and Connie Smith
Westminstr TBA w/ TBA
Waltz the evening to the music of Ed Secor and friends at Masonic Temple, cnr Oak & Howes, Ft Collins. 8pm (7pm lesson)
May 2018
DATEVENUECALLER & BAND & OTHER DETAILS
Boulder Family Dance 6-7.30pm, live music, dances taught and led
TBA calls with music by TBA
Denver ECD Early American and English
Glenwood Springs TBA w/ Wooden Nickel String Band. 7-7.30pm lesson, then dancing to 10pm
Fort Collins TBA w/ TBA
Monday evenings Colorado Springs English Mondays, except 3rd Monday and Memorial Day (observed), 6:45-9:00pm, International Dance Club, upper ballroom, 2422 Busch Ave, $6
Buena Vista Caller(s) from the area w/ Randy Barnes, Carole Barnes and local musicians. Enquiries: (719) 395‑6704
Denver TBA w/ TBA
Zesty! TBA w/ TBA . Dance is 7-10pm
Fr Sa Su
18 19 20
MoonFest Planter's Moon Festival, a cooperative weekend of traditional music and dance, w of Gold Hill in the foothills near Boulder. Contra dances and other dance. Workshops, sing-alongs, jam sessions, talent show. web page
Boulder TBA w/ TBA
Colorado Springs TBA w/ TBA , lesson 7pm and dance 7.30
Fort Collins TBA w/ TBA
FSSM
25-28
Long weekend - many local dancers travel to Seattle for days of contra dancing in the *Roadhouse* at Northwest FolkLife
Socorro (NM) for FolkMADness 2018: Bob Isaacs and Kalia Kliban calling with the music of Joyride, Ladies at Play and others. Contra, Square, English and more. Music and dance camp, meals and lodging included.
Denver TBA w/ TBA
Westminstr TBA w/ TBA
June 2018
DATEVENUECALLER & BAND & OTHER DETAILS
Boulder Family Dance resumes in the autumn
TBA calls with music by TBA
Denver ECD Early American and English
Glenwood Springs Dance resumes in October
Fort Collins TBA w/ TBA
Monday evenings Colorado Springs English Mondays, except 3rd Monday, 6:45-9:00pm, International Dance Club, upper ballroom, 2422 Busch Ave, $6
Buena Vista Next dance in September
Denver TBA w/ TBA
Zesty! TBA w/ TBA . Dance is 7-10pm
Boulder TBA w/ TBA
Colorado Springs TBA w/ TBA , lesson 7pm and dance 7.30
Fort Collins TBA w/ TBA
Denver TBA w/ TBA
Westminstr TBA w/ TBA
   
Colorado Springs TBA w/ TBA
July 2018
DATEVENUECALLER & BAND & OTHER DETAILS
Monday evenings Colorado Springs English Mondays 6:45-9:00pm, International Dance Club, upper ballroom, 2422 Busch Ave, $6
Boulder Family Dance resumes in the autumn
TBA calls with music by TBA
Denver ECD Early American and English
Glenwood Springs Dance resumes in October
Fort Collins TBA w/ TBA
Th–Su
12-15
*** CROMA's Rocky Mountain Old-Time Music Festival at the Parrish Ranch SW of Berthoud
Buena Vista Next dance in September
Denver TBA w/ TBA
Zesty! TBA w/ TBA . Dance is 7-10pm
Boulder TBA w/ TBA
Colorado Springs TBA w/ TBA , lesson 7pm and dance 7.30
Fort Collins TBA w/ TBA
Denver TBA w/ TBA
Westminstr TBA w/ TBA
Sun-Sun
Jul 29 - Aug 5
RMFC Rocky Mountain Fiddle Camp ‘Not just for fiddlers’ at Snow Mountain Ranch near Granby
August 2018
DATEVENUECALLER & BAND & OTHER DETAILS
Boulder Family Dance resumes in the autumn
TBA calls with music by TBA
Denver ECD Early American and English
Glenwood Springs Dance resumes in October
Fort Collins TBA w/ TBA
Monday evenings Colorado Springs English Mondays, except 3rd Monday, 6:45-9:00pm, International Dance Club, upper ballroom, 2422 Busch Ave, $6
Buena Vista Next dance in September
Denver TBA w/ TBA
Zesty! TBA w/ TBA . Dance is 7-10pm
Boulder TBA w/ TBA
Colorado Springs TBA w/ TBA , lesson 7pm and dance 7.30
Fort Collins TBA w/ TBA
Denver TBA w/ TBA
Westminstr TBA w/ TBA
   

** -- Special dances and locales.
:( -- Dance rescheduled or cancelled
:) -- Something just as fun as the regular dance
Dances with callers or bands marked TBA are resolved as things fall into place. Regular dance schedules are filled in monthly, more or less. .