Dance Dates
2017 — March | April | May and beyond
March 2017
DATEVENUECALLER & BAND & OTHER DETAILS
Boulder Family Dance 6-7.30pm, live music, dances taught and led
Ed Hall calls with music by Purple Zephyr
Fort Collins Paul Somlo w/ Sandra Wong and Rodney Sauer
Glenwood Springs Patricia Danscen w/ Wooden Nickel String Band. 7-7.30pm lesson, then dancing to 10pm. Venue: Masonic Lodge, 901 Colorado Ave, Glenwood Springs
Grand Junction English Country Dance – Ron Young w/ Fifth Reel. Adults $10, students $7, youth 10-17 $5
Monday evenings Colorado Springs English Mondays 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
Altona Grange Chris Kermiet w/ Andy Reiner and Alex Johnstone. 7-9pm. Grange hall address is 9386 N 39th St cnr Nelson Rd, nth of Boulder and east of Longmont. Dance sponsored by the Living Arts School
Denver Viki Lawrence w/ Deb & the Pariahs. Potluck 6.15pm
Zesty! Rick Smith w/ the Offbeats. Dance is 7-10pm
Denver ECD Early American and English
Boulder Viki Lawrence w/ Balance & Swing
Colorado Springs Helle Hill w/ Junk Yard Dogs, lesson 7pm and dance 7.30
Fort Collins Carol Fey w/ the Offbeats
Denver Duffy Boyle w/ Adam Agee and Jon Sousa
Fort Collins Community Barn Dance: Bob Zuellig w/ the Valley Vagrants, Venue is Wolverine Farm Letterpress & Publick House, 316 Willow St, $10. Note: capacity is 64 persons. A CROMA dance event, enquiries (970) 556‑3719 or
Grand Junction Ron Young w/ Fifth Reel
Salida Duffy Boyle w/ Rusty Tap. Venue: Town Hall, 330 Burnett Ave, Poncha Springs
Westminstr Helle Hill w/ Mark Brissenden & Mirela Matecic
Boulder Waltz the evening to the music of Barb Kirchner, Ed Secor and Mark Brissenden at the Avalon Ballroom
April 2017
DATEVENUECALLER & BAND & OTHER DETAILS
The schedule is tricky this month !!! the 1st Friday is after the 1st Saturday!!!
Fort Collins Rick Smith w/ Jon Sousa and Andy Reiner
Glenwood Springs TBA w/ Wooden Nickel String Band. 7-7.30pm lesson, then dancing to 10pm
Monday evenings Colorado Springs English Mondays 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
Christa Torrens calls with music by Prairie Dog Picnic
Zesty! Tina Fields w/ Purple Zephyr. Dance is 7-10pm
Denver ECD Early American and English
Buena Vista Caller(s) from the area w/ Randy Barnes, Carole Barnes and local musicians. Enquiries: (719) 395-6704
Denver Tina Fields w/ Avourneen. Potluck 6.15pm
Colorado Springs Rick Smith w/ Deb Carstenen & friends, lesson 7pm and dance 7.30
Fort Collins w/ Avourneen
Boulder Helle Hill w/ Deb & the Pariahs
Salida Carol Fey w/ Restless Spirit. Venue: Town Hall, 330 Burnett Ave, Poncha Springs
Westminstr TBA w/ TBA
Fort Collins Waltz the evening to the music of Purple Zephyr at the Masonic Temple, 225 W Oak St, cnr S Howes
Denver Paul Somlo w/ Andy Reiner and Jon Sousa
Colorado Springs Patricia Danscen w/ Avourneen. Zesty dance for those with some contra dance experience and comfortable with a quick walk through
Grand Junction Ron Young w/ Fifth Reel and Don Paine
May 2017
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 6-7.30pm, live music, dances taught and led
TBA calls with music by TBA
Glenwood Springs Patricia Danscen w/ Wooden Nickel String Band. 7-7.30pm lesson, then dancing to 10pm.
Fort Collins TBA w/ TBA
Buena Vista Caller(s) from the area w/ Randy Barnes, Carole Barnes and local musicians. Enquiries: (719) 395-6704
Denver TBA w/ TBA . Potluck 6.15pm
Zesty! TBA w/ TBA . Dance is 7-10pm
Fr Sa Su
19 20 21
Planter's Moon Festival web page, 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.
Boulder TBA w/ TBA
Colorado Springs Carol Fey w/ the Toe Dusters, lesson 7pm and dance 7.30
Fort Collins TBA w/ TBA
Fort Collins Community Barn Dance: Larry Edelman w/ the Valley Vagrants, Venue is Wolverine Farm Letterpress & Publick House, 316 Willow St, $10. Note: capacity is 64 persons. A CROMA dance event, enquiries (970) 556‑3719 or
Salida Carol Fey w/ Restless Spirit. Venue: Town Hall, 330 Burnett Ave, Poncha Springs
Denver ECD Early American and English
FSSM
26-29
Long weekend - many local dancers travel to Seattle for days of contra dancing in the *Roadhouse* at Northwest FolkLife
Socorro (NM) for FolkMADness 2017: Lisa Greenleaf and Will Mentor calling with the music of Stingrays and Continental Drift. Contra, Square and English country and much more. Music and dance camp, meals and lodging included.
Denver TBA w/ TBA
Westminstr TBA w/ TBA
June 2017
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 No dance, on summer vacation
Fort Collins TBA w/ TBA
Monday evenings Colorado Springs English Mondays 6:45-9:00pm, International Dance Club, upper ballroom, 2422 Busch Ave, $6
Buena Vista No dance, on summer vacation
Denver TBA w/ TBA . Potluck 6.15pm
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
Fort Collins Community Barn Dance: Patricia Danscen w/ the Valley Vagrants, Venue is Wolverine Farm Letterpress & Publick House, 316 Willow St, $10. Note: capacity is 64 persons. A CROMA dance event, enquiries (970) 556‑3719 or
Denver TBA w/ TBA
Westminstr TBA w/ TBA
   
July 2017
DATEVENUECALLER & BAND & OTHER DETAILS
The schedule is tricky this month !!! the 1st Friday is after the 1st Saturday!!!
Fort Collins TBA w/ TBA
Glenwood Springs No dance, on summer vacation
Monday evenings Colorado Springs English Mondays 6:45-9:00pm, International Dance Club, upper ballroom, 2422 Busch Ave, $6
Thu-Sun
5-9
nr Berthoud Rocky Mountain Old-Time Music Festival at Parrish Ranch at the base of the foothills. Camping and RV spaces available. Old time dances in the barn.
Boulder Family Dance 6-7.30pm, live music, dances taught and led
TBA calls with music by TBA
Denver ECD Early American and English
Zesty! TBA w/ TBA . Dance is 7-10pm
Buena Vista No dance, on summer vacation
Denver TBA w/ TBA . Potluck 6.15pm
Colorado Springs TBA w/ TBA, lesson 7pm and dance 7.30
Fort Collins TBA w/ TBA
Boulder TBA w/ TBA
Westminstr TBA w/ TBA
Denver TBA w/ TBA
Colorado Springs 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. .