Dance Dates
2019 | January | February | March | and beyond
January 2019
DATEVENUECALLER & BAND & OTHER DETAILS
Boulder Next Family Dance in February
Tina Fields calls with music by Adam Agee & Jon Sousa
Fort Collins Sam Smith w/ Ragged Edge
Grand Junction Family dance 5-6.30pm, live music, dances taught and led, fun and simple dances for everyone. Dances taught and cued by Judd Berry
Kirsten Buda calls with music by the Fifth Reel
Colorado Springs English 6.45-9pm (Mondays), International Dance Club's upper ballroom, 2422 Busch Ave, $6
Buena Vista Caller(s) from the area w/ Randy Barnes, Carole Barnes and local musicians. Celebrating 20 years, potluck 6.30pm, dance 7-9.30pm. Enquiries: (719) 395‑6704
Denver Christa Torrens w/ Avourneen
Fort Collins CROMA Community Barn Dance – Patricia Danscen w/ TBA. Venue: Everyday Joe's Coffee House, 144 S Mason St
Zesty! Rick Smith w/ the Offbeats. Dance is 7-10pm
Cortez Juanita Ramsey-Jevne calls w/ Devil's Dram, 3-5.30pm, Legacy Dance Studio, 20 W Main St, Cortez. Enquiries: (970) 739‑4383, $10, $5 students, special family pricing
Boulder Ed Hall w/ Prairie Dog Picnic
Colorado Springs Nick Wilson w/ Fiddle Dogs – Larry Edelman, Thom Curdts, Dave Parman. Lesson 7pm and dance 7.30
Fort Collins Viki Lawrence w/ Prairie Dog Picnic. (at Masonic Lodge)
Salida Local callers w/ the Icy Mountain String Band. Lesson 7pm, dance 7.30-9.30
Denver ECD Early American and English, Chris Kermiet w/ Whitney Heim, Marianne Gibbs, and Steve Winograd. 7.30pm, venue: Berkeley Community Church, 3701 West 50th Ave, Denver (W of Lowell Blvd and Regis College)
*** Victorian Snowflake Ball, Joyful Ballroom, Westminster. Waltzes and set dances inspired by the era. Music by Grandview Victorian Orchestra. Sharon Guli teaches and leads the dances.
Denver Peter Johnson w/ Deb & the Pariahs
Durango American and English Folk Dance: 7pm, Smiley Building, 1309 East 3rd Avenue, TBA w/ TBA
February 2019
DATEVENUECALLER & BAND & OTHER DETAILS
Boulder Family Dance, live music, dances taught and led. Family dance is free this date, i.e. no charge
Patricia Danscen calls with music by Half Pelican
Fort Collins Patricia Danscen w/ Sandra Wong and Rodney Sauer
Carbondale / Glenwood Springs TBA w/ Wooden Nickel String Band. 7-7.30pm lesson, then dancing to 10pm
Grand Junction English Country Dance, led by TBA w/ Fifth Reel
Colorado Springs English 6.45-9pm (Mondays), International Dance Club's 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/ Adam Agee & Jon Sousa
Fort Collins CROMA Community Barn Dance – Chris Kermiet w/ TBA. Venue: Everyday Joe's Coffee House, 144 S Mason St
Zesty! Ed Hall w/ Sandra Wong and Jon Sousa. Dance is 7-10pm
Cortez Local callers and band, 3-5.30pm, Legacy Dance Studio, 20 W Main St, Cortez. Enquiries: (970) 739‑4383, $10, $5 students, special family pricing
Boulder Helle Hill w/ New Rhythm Rangers
Denver ECD Early American and English, Chris Kermiet w/ TBA. 7.30pm, venue: Highlands United Methodist, 3131 Osceola St, Denver
Colorado Springs Peter Johnson w/ Avourneen, lesson 7pm and dance 7.30
Fort Collins Paul Somlo w/ the Coffee People
Denver Rick Smith w/ the Offbeats
Durango American and English Folk Dance: 4-6pm (TBR), Smiley Building, 1309 East 3rd Avenue, TBA w/ TBA
Waltz the evening at Club Tico in Fort Collins to the music of Sandra Wong and Rodney Sauer. Lesson at 6.30pm, waltz at 7pm. $15/$8 students
cccGrand Junction Ron Young w/ Don Paine and Connie Smith. 7pm workshop and dance 7.30-10.15pm
March 2019
DATEVENUECALLER & BAND & OTHER DETAILS
Boulder Family Dance, live music, dances taught and led
Peter Johnson calls with music by the Rhythm Raptors. $15 / $7 students
Carbondale / Glenwood Springs TBA w/ Wooden Nickel String Band. 7-7.30pm lesson, then dancing to 10pm
Fort Collins Tina Fields calls with music by the Rhythm Raptors. $TBA. At Masonic Temple (usual hall)
Denver Sunday afternoon: 1pm waltz, advanced contra 2-5pm, Paul Somlo w/ the Rhythm Raptors. Special venue: Highlands Masonic Temple 3550 Federal Blvd. $17 suggested, $15-$20 sliding scale, $10 students
Colorado Springs English 6.45-9pm (Mondays), International Dance Club's 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
Fort Collins CROMA Community Barn Dance – Bob Zuellig w/ TBA. Venue: Everyday Joe's Coffee House, 144 S Mason St
Zesty! TBA w/String Key Incident. Dance is 7-10pm
Cortez Local callers and band, 3-5.30pm, Legacy Dance Studio, 20 W Main St, Cortez. Enquiries: (970) 739‑4383, $10, $5 students, special family pricing
Boulder Christa Torrens w/ the Front Range Megaband!
Colorado Springs Chris Kermiet w/ Susan and John Reading, lesson 7pm and dance 7.30
Fort Collins Ed Hall w/ the Offbeats
Denver Viki Lawrence w/ Balance & Swing
Durango American and English Folk Dance: 4-6pm (TBR), Smiley Building, 1309 East 3rd Avenue, TBA w/ TBA
Grand Junction English Country Dance, led by TBA w/ TBA
Contra / Waltz At the Avalon in Boulder to the music of TBA with TBA leading the contras. Waltz lesson beforehand (7pm)
Colorado Springs ZESTY: Rick Smith w/ the New Rhythm Rangers, no lesson, dance 7.30
April 2019
DATEVENUECALLER & BAND & OTHER DETAILS
Colorado Springs English 6.45-9pm (Mondays), International Dance Club's upper ballroom, 2422 Busch Ave, $6
Boulder Family Dance, live music, dances taught and led
Rick Smith calls with music by Avourneen
Carbondale / Glenwood Springs TBA w/ Wooden Nickel String Band. 7-7.30pm lesson, then dancing to 10pm
Fort Collins Carol Fey w/ Avourneen
Buena Vista Caller(s) from the area w/ Randy Barnes, Carole Barnes and local musicians. Enquiries: (719) 395‑6704
Denver TBA w/ TBA
Fort Collins CROMA Community Barn Dance – Bob Zuellig w/ TBA. Venue: Everyday Joe's Coffee House, 144 S Mason St
Grand Junction English Country Dance – Wendy Graham Settle w/ Fifth Reel, lesson 7pm, dance 7.30, period costume welcome though not required
Zesty! TBA w/ TBA . Dance is 7-10pm
Cortez Local callers and band, 3-5.30pm, Legacy Dance Studio, 20 W Main St, Cortez. Enquiries: (970) 739‑4383, $10, $5 students, special family pricing
Boulder Carol Fey w/ Sandra Wong and Rodney Sauer
Colorado Springs Pat Danscen w/ Larry Edelman & friends, lesson 7pm and dance 7.30
Durango American and English Folk Dance: 4-6pm (TBR), Smiley Building, 1309 East 3rd Avenue, TBA w/ TBA
Fort Collins Christa Torrens w/ Julia Hays and Rodney Sauer
Denver TBA w/ TBA
*** the evening at Club Tico in Fort Collins to the music of Ragged Edge. Lesson at 6.30pm, waltz at 7pm. $15/$8 students
Grand Junction TBA w/ Fifth Reel
May 2019
DATEVENUECALLER & BAND & OTHER DETAILS
Boulder Family Dance, live music, dances taught and led. Family dance is free this date, i.e. no charge
TBA calls with music by TBA
Carbondale / Glenwood Springs TBA w/ Wooden Nickel String Band. 7-7.30pm lesson, then dancing to 10pm
Fort Collins TBA w/ TBA
Colorado Springs English 6.45-9pm (Mondays), International Dance Club's 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
Wild Asparagus Ball Music by The Mostly Strauss Orchestra. Doors open 7:30pm, Grand March 8pm Dress: Formal, semi-formal, ethnic, chic. Dance cards available. Venue: Avalon Ballroom, Boulder. Tickets and further details at wildballs.dance
Zesty! TBA w/ TBA . Dance is 7-10pm
Cortez Local callers and band, 3-5.30pm, Legacy Dance Studio, 20 W Main St, Cortez. Enquiries: (970) 739‑4383, $10, $5 students, special family pricing
Fr Sa Su
1718119
MoonFest Planter's Moon Festival, a cooperative weekend of traditional music and dance, w of Gold Hill in the foothills near Boulder. Contra and other dance. Workshops, sing-alongs, jam sessions, talent show. web page or Facebook
Boulder TBA w/ TBA
Colorado Springs TBA w/ Ó Neil's Fancy
Durango American and English Folk Dance: 4-6pm (TBR), Smiley Building, 1309 East 3rd Avenue, TBA w/ TBA
Fort Collins TBA w/ TBA
FSSM
24-27
Long weekend - many local dancers travel to Seattle for days of contra dancing in the *Roadhouse* at Northwest FolkLife
Socorro (NM) for FolkMADness
Denver TBA w/ TBA
   
Contra / Waltz At the Avalon in Boulder to the music of TBA with TBA leading the contras. Waltz lesson beforehand (7pm)

** -- 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. .