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Contra Dancing in Columbus Ohio

We have three dance series running in Central Ohio!

Our merged color coded schedule follows!


Big Scioty Contra Dance
First Congregational Church
444 East Broad St. in downtown Columbus
Beginners' Contra Dance Instruction at 7:30 PM
Contra Dance 8:00-11:00 PM
Walk-ins $8.00, Members $7.00, Ages 12-26 $4.00
Children under 12 - Free


All Soles Contra Dance (link)
First Unitarian Universalist Church
93 W. Weisheimer Rd., Columbus Ohio
Beginners' Contra Dance Instruction at 7:30 PM
Contra Dancing 8:00 to 10:30 PM
$8.00 Adults, $4.00 ages 12-25, Children under 12 Free,
Child care provided


Clintonville Contra Dances
Clinton Heights Lutheran Church
15 Clinton Heights Ave.
7:30-10:30 PM
Open mic for callers
Music by Three Rivers String Band

Columbus Contra Dance Schedule

Spring 2017

Saturday-Sunday May 20-21 Big Scioty
Link to Mayapple Stomp

Saturday May 27 Clintonville
Open Mic for callers
Three Rivers String Band

Summer 2017

Saturday June 17 All Soles
Annual Chestnuts Dance
Various callers with
Three Rivers String Band

Sunday June 25 Comfest
Open Mic for callers
Three Rivers String Band
time TBA

Saturday July 22 All Soles

Saturday August 5 Contra Dancing at Dublin Irish Festival

5:45-6:45 on the Ceili Stage
Kate Power calling with
Boys of the Hock

Saturday August 19 All Soles

Autumn 2017

Saturday September 16 Big Scioty

Saturday October 7 Big Scioty

Saturday October 21 Big Scioty

Saturday November 4 Big Scioty

Saturday November 18 Big Scioty

Saturday December 1 - 3 Big Scioty
Link to Winter Warmup Weekend

Winter 2018

Saturday January 6 Big Scioty

Saturday January 20 Big Scioty

Saturday February 3 Big Scioty

Saturday February 17 Big Scioty

Saturday March 3 Big Scioty

Saturday March 17 Big Scioty

Spring 2018

Saturday April 7 Big Scioty

Saturday April 21 Big Scioty

Saturday May 5 Big Scioty
Past Bookings at Big Scioty and All Soles
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