Dance Dates
2018 | December ‖ 2019 | January | February | and beyond
December 2018
DATEVENUECALLER & BAND & OTHER DETAILS
The schedule is tricky this month !!! the 1st Friday is after the 1st Saturday!!!
Fort Collins FOTD contra, Tina Fields, Ed Hall w/ Sandra Wong and Jon Sousa
Fort Collins CROMA Community Barn Dance – Larry Edelman w/ TBA. Venue: Everyday Joe's Coffee House, 144 S Mason St
Carbondale / Glenwood Springs TBA w/ Wooden Nickel String Band. 7-7.30pm lesson, then dancing to 10pm
Colorado Springs English 6.45-9pm (Mondays), International Dance Club's upper ballroom, 2422 Busch Ave, $6
Boulder Family Dance 6-7.30pm, live music, dances taught and led
Chris Kermiet calls with music by Avourneen
Durango American and English Folk Dance: 4-6pm, Smiley Building, 1309 East 3rd Avenue, TBA w/ TBA
Zesty! Paul Somlo w/ Andy Reiner and Rodney Sauer. 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
Buena Vista Caller(s) from the area w/ Randy Barnes, Carole Barnes and local musicians. Enquiries: (719) 395‑6704
Denver Helle Hill w/ the Coffee People
Denver ECD Early American and English, 7.30pm, venue: Highlands United Methodist, 3131 Osceola St
Colorado Springs Sam Smith w/ Boulder Bogtrotters, lesson 7pm and dance 7.30
Fort Collins Peter Johnson w/ Avourneen
Boulder Viki Lawrence w/ Rodney Sauer & friends
Winter Solabration 6-11.30pm, Joyful Ballroom, 3695 W 72nd Avenue, Westminster. Mummer's play, singing, storytelling, performance dance (Morris, rapper sword, Indian classical) and participatory dance (calling by Chris Kermiet, Patricia Danscen, Tina Fields) upon the occasion of the Winter Solstice. Further details and ticket pricing on wsolstice.org
Fort Collins Holidance, 6-9pm, 6-11.30pm, Helle Hill w/ Balance & Swing
Denver Paul Somlo w/ New Rhythm Rangers
Colorado Springs TBA w/ the Toe Dusters. Zesty dance, quick walkthroughs and no lesson beforehand
Fort Collins NYE: Christa Torrens w/ Continental Drift , 9pm-12.30am, at Club Tico in City Park, Fort Collins
January 2019
DATEVENUECALLER & BAND & OTHER DETAILS
Boulder Next Family Dance in February
Tina Fields calls with music by Adam Agee & Jon Sousa
Fort Collins TBA w/ TBA
Grand Junction Family dance 5-6.30pm, live music, dances taught and led, fun and simple dances for everyone
TBA 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. 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! TBA w/ TBA . Dance is 7-10pm
Cortez Local callers with 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 TBA w/ TBA , lesson 7pm and dance 7.30
Fort Collins TBA w/ TBA
Denver Peter Johnson w/ Deb & the Pariahs
Durango American and English Folk Dance: 4-6pm (TBR), 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, i.e. no charge
Patricia Danscen calls with music by Half Pelican
Fort Collins TBA w/ TBA
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! 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 Helle Hill w/ New Rhythm Rangers
Colorado Springs TBA w/ TBA , lesson 7pm and dance 7.30
Fort Collins TBA w/ TBA
Denver Rick Smith w/ the Offbeats
Durango American and English Folk Dance: 4-6pm (TBR), Smiley Building, 1309 East 3rd Avenue, TBA w/ TBA
Grand 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
TBA calls with music by the Rhythm Raptors
Carbondale / Glenwood Springs TBA w/ Wooden Nickel String Band. 7-7.30pm lesson, then dancing to 10pm
Fort Collins TBA w/ the Rhythm Raptors
Denver Sunday afternoon: 1pm waltz, contra 2-5pm, Paul Somlo w/ the Rhythm Raptors. Special venue: Highlands Masonic Temple 3550 Federal Blvd
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 TBA w/ TBA
Colorado Springs TBA w/ TBA , lesson 7pm and dance 7.30
Fort Collins TBA w/ TBA
Denver TBA w/ TBA
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 (58% contra with 42% waltz, swing, etc.). Waltz lesson beforehand (7pm)
   
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
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
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
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 TBA w/ TBA
Colorado Springs TBA w/ TBA , 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 TBA w/ TBA
Denver TBA w/ TBA
Grand Junction TBA w/ Fifth Reel
May 2019
DATEVENUECALLER & BAND & OTHER DETAILS
Boulder Family Dance, live music, dances taught and led
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
Zesty! TBA w/ TBA . Dance is 7-10pm
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 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
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
   
   

** -- 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. .