Wednesday Night Contra & Square Dances
All dances are taught and walked through beforehand. Music and dance styles include New England, Southern Appalachian, and Celtic styles. Nationally-known musicians and callers appear regularly. These dances are sponsored in part by a grant from the Maryland State Arts Council.
New Dancers' workshops:
Free workshops introducing basic contra dance figures take place every Wednesday at 7:30p.m. Beginners are encouraged to attend. Contra dance FAQs.
Please see our Behavior Policy
For more information call the BFMS hotline at 888-646-BFMS or email amdance at bfms.org.
Wednesday, May 30 2018
Steve Gester calls to Paul Oorts (mandolin, guitar) and Elke Baker (fiddle).
Wednesday, June 06 2018
Greg Frock calls to the Old Time Jam Band.
Wednesday, June 13 2018
Donna Hunt calls to Wombat Crossing - Carl Friedman (fiddle), Robin Wilson (flute, concertina, sax), and Charlie Pilzer (piano).
Wednesday, June 20 2018
Caroline Barnes calls to Polaris - Rose Jackson (fiddle), Marta Bartholomew (fiddle), Sam Zakon-Anderson (piano), and Jesse Ball (guitar, hammered dulcimer, mandolin, accordion & feet)
Wednesday, June 27 2018
TBA calls to TBA
Wednesday, July 11 2018
TBA calls to ContraForce
Wednesday, July 18 2018
TBA calls to Medicinal Purpose
Wednesday, July 25 2018
TBA calls to Weiss and Oorts
Wednesday, August 22 2018
Jacqui Grennan calls to Pending
Wednesday, September 05 2018
TBA calls to the Baltimore Open Band!
Wednesday, September 12 2018
Greg Frock calls to the Dead Sea Squirrels - Craig Edwards (fiddle), Cathy Mason (fiddle), and Henry Yoshimura (guitar).
Wednesday, December 12 2018
TBA calls to Eloise and Co (Waiting confirmation)