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Cincinnati Contra Dancers


Cincinnati Contra Dance Schedule

Our Monday schedule is subject to change without notice. Our bands and callers are free to trade with each other as needed.

The current schedule follows. Saturday and "special" dances are a different color than the Monday dances. Please click here to see the archive of recent dances. Monday dances usually run from 8-10 pm, and Saturday dances typically run from 8-11:30 pm. A free Intro Session is held prior to Monday dances at 7:30 pm.

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June 2019
Date Band Caller Notes
Monday
6/24
Queen City String Band Susan McElroy-Marcus The next meeting regarding gender free dances precedes tonight's dance at 6:30 pm. All voting members are encouraged to attend. Please see the Announcements page for links to the pertinent documents.
Saturday
6/29
Queen City Consort Waltz Evening The flyer for this waltz event can be viewed by clicking here. Waltz lessons begin at 7 pm and the dance starts at 8 pm. An optional Hambo beginner lesson is also available at 6:30 pm if requested (please see the flyer for details).
July 2019
Saturday
7/13
Contra Mantra (Nashville, TN) Joe Wilkie (Berea, KY) The band members are:

Beadle - fiddle, feet and guitar
Becca Darling - fiddle, guitar, melodica and mandolin
Nick Bergin - keyboard
August 2019
Saturday
8/10
Euphor Cary Ravitz
September 2019
Saturday
9/14
Barefoot in the Briarpatch Doug Singleton
October 2019
Saturday
10/12
Pigtown Alley Kathy Anderson
November 2019
Saturday
11/9
Hot Coffee Breakdown Darlene Underwood
December 2019
Saturday
12/14
Mean Lids Gaye Fifer



Dances of the recent past:

April 2019
Date Band Caller Notes
Monday
4/1
Chimney Swift Alex Deis-Lauby
Monday
4/8
Queen City String Band Steve Tossey A meeting for interested voting members regarding gender free dances takes place prior to tonight's dance beginning at 6 pm. Please click here and here for more details.
Saturday
4/13
The Contrarians Kristen Planeaux
Monday
4/15
Matthew C. & Max C. Ryan Smith
Monday
4/22
Serendipity Mike Boerschig
Monday
4/29
Rosenthorns Frank Buschelmann
May 2019
Date Band Caller Notes
Monday
5/6
Open Band Susan McElroy-Marcus
Saturday
5/11
Berea Castoffs Chet Gray
Monday
5/13
Full Moon Liz Burkhart
Monday
5/20
Erin Ways Darlene Underwood
Monday
5/27
Laughing Lizards Steve Tossey
June 2019
Date Band Caller Notes
Saturday
6/1
Big Fun Bradley Smith This dance is on the 1st Saturday to avoid conflict with Dance Trance.
Monday
6/3
Serendipity Mike Boerschig
Monday
6/10
Beth Mast Barefoot in the Briarpatch
Monday
6/17
Sweet Corn String Band Frank Buschelmann