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August 2014: Where to Square, Round and Line Dance in Ohio

Posted on July 27, 2014 at 5:40 PM

Here is a listing of hoedown (traditional) square, round and line dance opportunities I provided to members of the Square, Round and Line Dancing in Ohio group on Facebook. Check back since sometimes I learn about dances after this is first posted. I am supplementing this community on my web site to accomodate people not on Facebook. You are welcome to join my site to fully participate in this evolving community. You are welcome to invite others to join the group on Facebook and my site!

August 6, 13, 20, 27: 7:00-10:00 PM every Wednesday - Senior Citizen Round and Square Dance Night with live music by The Dancehall Desperados - VFW Post 5108, 319 Pike Street, Marietta; $4; dinner is from 5:30 to 7 p.m. for a minimal fee.

August 1, 7:00-10:00 PM - Square Dance at Columbiana County Fair in the Coliseum, 225 Lee Ave. Lisbon, Ohio 44432. Dan Kirk calling. Free after gaining admission to the fair.

August 2, 7:00-10:00 PM - Summer Barn Dance (Square Dance with live music and Valerie Norman calling) at Malabar Farm State Park, 4050 Bromfield Road. Lucas, OH


August 2, 4:00-11:30 PM  - St. Joseph Church Picnic, 5757 St. Rt. 383 N.E., Somerset, Ohio | Famous fried chicken, noodles and pulled pork, plus games, raffles and SQUARE DANCING. Refreshments available! Food served 4:00-7:00 PM. Mass at 5:00 PM and 8:00 pm.

August 8, 7:00-10:00 PM - Square Dance with live music by the Back Porch Swing Band at the Muskingum County Center for Seniors, 200 Sunrise Center Drive, Zanesville, Ohio 43701 (small admission fee)


August 9, 8:00-11:00 PM (instruction at 7:30 PM) - Wayne County Rural Youth Square and Line Dance with live music - Wayne County Fair Grounds Pavilion, 199 Vanover Street, Wooster, Ohio 44691 -


August 9, 8:30 PM start - Square Dance at Hartford Fair (Pavilion) with live music by Wayne King and the Hoedowners. 14028 Fairgrounds Rd, Hartford, OH 43013

August 12, 8:00-10:00 PM - Northside Tavern Squares with live music - Deborah Hyland comes from St. Louis to call for our Cincinnati dance in August!!! Deborah Hyland has called and taught dance to a wide range of audiences in the St. Louis area and beyond since 1991. Bring $5-10 for the donation box and more if you like to buy beer on tap. Northside Tavern, 4163 Hamilton Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45223. Facebok Event

August 12, 6:00-9:00 PM - Henry County Fair Square, Round and Line Dance with calling by John Wargowsky at Napoleon (Entertainment Gospel Tent) - Fair Website

August 15, 9:00-12:00 PM - Jefferson County Fair Line and Square Dance with calling by Dan Kirk in Livestock Show Barn, Smithfield - Fair Website

August 16, 8:00-10:30 PM, Carriage Hill MetroPark Historical Farm Hoe Down Square Dance with live music by the Corndrinkers; 7850 E. Shull Rd., Dayton, OH 45424 - Details Tickets are $5 per person, children 12 and under free. Tickets are available at the door.

August 16, 8:00 PM - Square Dance at Muskingum County Fair (North Stage) with live music by Up 2 No Good, Zanesville - Fair Website

August 22, 8:00-11:00 PM - Square Dance at Sandusky County Fair (Anderson Arena), Fremont - Fair Website

August 22, 7:00-10:00 PM - Square Dance with live music by Wayne King and the Hoedowners at the Muskingum County Center for Seniors, 200 Sunrise Center Drive, Zanesville, Ohio 43701 (small admission fee)

August 29 & 30, 8:30 PM - Square dance with live music by Wayne King and the Hoedowners at the Millersport Sweet Corn Festival in the Hickory Grove Bandstand. 

August 29 & 31, 8:00 PM - Square Dance - Stark County Fair at Jr Fair Food Stand - Fair Website

August 30, evening - Dance at Canfield Fair (more details to come)

Contra Dancing throughout Ohio


I continue to welcome information about additional dances throughout the state. Please complete the Contact Me form to submit dances for me to publicize or if you wish to contact me about organizing and/or scheduling your own dance. I also welcome your comments below. Thanks all!

Categories: Square Dance, Line & Round Dance, Fun With People

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