Dance Dates
May 2018 | June | July | and beyond
May 2018
DATEVENUECALLER & BAND & OTHER DETAILS
Boulder Family Dance 6-7.30pm, live music, dances taught and led
Ed Hall calls with music by Half Pelican with Rodney Sauer
Denver ECD Early American and English
Glenwood Springs Andrea Earley-Coen w/ Wooden Nickel String Band. Carbondale Community School, 1505 Satank Rd. 7.30pm lesson, 8pm dancing to 10pm
Fort Collins Ed Hall w/ Sandra Wong and Frédéric Pouille. 7.30pm start
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 Krysten Raymond (Portland ME) w/ Deb and the Pariahs
Zesty! Patricia Danscen w/ the Offbeats. Dance is 7-10pm
Cortez Wendy Graham Settle w/ Six Dollar String Band. Dance details
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 Sam Smith w/ Ragged Edge
Colorado Springs Chris Kermiet w/ the Toe Dusters, lesson 7pm and dance 7.30
  Fort Collins Community Barn Dance, Bob Zuellig w/ Spencer & Rains, 7-10pm at Every Day Joes Coffee House 144 S Mason St
  No FOTD Fort Collins contra on Saturday 19th May 2018
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 Helle Hill w/ New Rhythm Rangers
Paonia Barndance: Chris Kermiet w/ Old Frontier Band, 4pm, Delicious Orchards Farm Market, 39126 Highway 133, Hotchkiss. organised by Paonia Old Time Gathering
Westminstr Krysten Raymond w/ Barb Kirchner & friends
June 2018
DATEVENUECALLER & BAND & OTHER DETAILS
Boulder No Family Dance until autumn
Ed Hall calls with music by Avourneen
Denver ECD Early American and English
Glenwood Springs Dance resumes in October
Fort Collins Patricia Danscen w/ the Offbeats. 7.30pm start
Tea House Plaza Swing / Waltz / Contra, 6.30pm instruction, 7.30-10pm dancing, next to Dushanbe Tea House, 1770 13th St, Boulder; calendar
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 Peter Johnson w/ Balance & Swing
Zesty! Paul Somlo w/ Deb & the Pariahs. Dance is 7-10pm
Tea House Plaza Swing / Waltz / Contra, 6.30pm instruction, 7.30-10pm dancing, next to Dushanbe Tea House, 1770 13th St, Boulder; calendar
Fr Sa Su 15 16 17 Pearl St Mall Boulder Dance Coalition International Festival
Boulder Patricia Danscen w/ the Offbeats
Colorado Springs Patricia Danscen w/ O'Neils Fancy, lesson 7pm and dance 7.30
Fort Collins Rick Smith w/ the Coffee People – Aeryk Parker, CL Morden and Rodney Sauer – 7.30pm start
Tea House Plaza Swing / Waltz / Contra, 6.30pm instruction, 7.30-10pm dancing, next to Dushanbe Tea House, 1770 13th St, Boulder; calendar
Denver
Venue TBD
Tina Fields w/ Adam Agee and Jon Sousa
Waltz away the evening in Fort Collins to the music of Teri Rasmusson & friends
Westminstr Paul Somlo w/ Deb & the Pariahs
Tea House Plaza Swing / Waltz / Contra, 6.30pm instruction, 7.30-10pm dancing, next to Dushanbe Tea House, 1770 13th St, Boulder; calendar
Waltz away the evening at the Avalon in Boulder to the music of Step in Time together with Rick Smith calling contras. Waltz lesson at 7pm
Colorado Springs Zesty! Duffy Boyle w/ the Toe Dusters, quick walkthroughs and no lesson beforehand
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 Viki Lawrence 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 Ed Hall w/ the Offbeats
Zesty! TBA w/ TBA . Dance is 7-10pm
Boulder TBA w/ TBA
Colorado Springs Helle Hill w/ Avourneen, lesson 7pm, dance 7.30
Fort Collins Christa Torrens w/ the Boffleheads
Denver TBA w/ Prairie Dog Picnic
Westminstr Helle Hill w/ Prairie Dog Picnic
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 Tina Fields w/ Avourneen
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 Peter Johnson w/ Avourneen/TD>
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 Carol Fey w/ TBA
Denver Christa Torrens w/ TBA
Westminstr TBA w/ TBA
   
September 2018
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 Dance resumes in October
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
Denver ECD Early American and English
Zesty! TBA w/ TBA . Dance is 7-10pm
nr Basalt Dinner and dance 5.30-9.30pm at Rock Bottom Ranch
Buena Vista Caller(s) from the area w/ Randy Barnes, Carole Barnes and local musicians. Enquiries: (719) 395‑6704
Denver TBA w/ TBA
Colorado Springs TBA w/ TBA, lesson 7pm and dance 7.30
Fort Collins TBA w/ TBA
Boulder TBA w/ TBA
Salida Helle Hill w/ TBA , 7pm lesson, dance 7.30-9.30
Westminstr TBA w/ TBA
Fr Sa Su
28 29 30
MoonFest Harvest 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
Denver TBA w/ TBA
Colorado Springs TBA w/ TBA , lesson 7pm and dance 7.30
*** Victorian Grand Ball - tickets, etc.
October 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 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
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 George Marshall w/ Wild Asparagus
Colorado Springs TBA w/ TBA , lesson 7pm, dance 7.30
Salida TBA w/ TBA , 7pm lesson, dance 7.30-9.30
Fort Collins George Marshall w/ Wild Asparagus
Denver Special afternoon dance, waltz 1pm, dance 2-5pm, George Marshall w/ Wild Asparagus
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. .