This year, the Baltimore Folk Music Society is proud to participate again in Free Fall Baltimore by offering one Wednesday American Contra and Square dance evening absolutely FREE.
Join us for an evening of participatory American square & contra dance, accompanied by live music. No experience or partner needed – all dances are taught! Family-friendly event – we have dancers of all ages! Lesson offered at 7:30 pm, but feel free to join in at any time during the evening!
|Wednesday - October 25, 2017|
|Caller - Perry Shafran
Music by the Organic Family Band: Michael Raitzyk (guitar), Jakob Raitzyk (fiddle), Rebekah Gellar (fiddle), and Judith Gellar (French horn).
Free Fall Event: Free Admission To This Dance!
Workshop for new dancers will be held at 7:30 PM. Beginners are encouraged to attend. The dance is from 8:00 PM until 10:30 PM with a break about halfway through. Don't know what Contra dance is? See our Contra dance FAQs and these videos.
Video by Brian Hamshar
Video by Eric Black
The Wednesday night dances are at Lovely Lane Church at 2200 St. Paul Street, Baltimore, MD 21218. Directions to Lovely Lane Church
For more information on our Wednesday night dances in general see our Wednesday dance page.
Call the Baltimore Folk Music Society's Music & Dance Hotline! (888) 646-BFMS
Free Fall Baltimore is made possible by the Baltimore Office of Promotion & The Arts, an independent 501(c)3 non-profit organization, and the generous contributions of BGE, American Trading & Production Corporation (Atapco), and The Henry and Ruth Blaustein Rosenberg Foundation.