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August 2015: Where to Square, Round and Line Dance in Ohio

Posted on July 29, 2015 at 6:00 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!

Weekly Daytime Square & Line Dances by Jerry & Kathy Helt - Cincinnati, Ohio 513/321-6776 

  • Monday Line Dance, 1:00-2:00 PM, Springdale Parks & Recration, 11999 Lawnview Avenue
  • Tuesday Line Dance, 10:00-11:00 AM, Dunham Recration Center, 4356 Dunham Lane
  • Wednesday Square Dance, 10:00-11:00 AM, Class Instruction 11:00 AM-12 NN, Dunham Recration Center, 4356 Dunham Lane 

August 1 - 7:00-10:00 PM - Summer Barn Dance (Square Dance with the Back Porch Swing Band at Malabar Farm State Park, 4050 Bromfield Road. Lucas, OH

August 4, 8:00-10:00 PM - Wood County Jr. Fair Dance at the Sheep Arena (Doug Michaelis leading), Bowling Green - Fair Website

August  6, 13, 20 & 27: 7:00-9:00 PM - Line dancing - Open to the Public ($4.00). at German Central Foundation | 7863 York Road | Parma, OH 44130. More Details

August 7, 14, 21, 28: :8:00-12:00 PM - Country Line Dancing (with instruction). Sneakee Pete's, 35700 Lakeland Blvd, Eastlake, OH 44095. No cover charge. Call 216-905-7507 with questions.

August 7, 14: 7:00-10 PM - Square Dance with live music at the Muskingum County Center for Seniors, 200 Sunrise Center Drive, Zanesville, Ohio 43701 (small admission fee)

August 7, 8:00-11:00 PM - Square Dance at the Columbiana County Fair in the Coliseum,  Lisbon. Dan Kirk calling. Fair Website


August 8, 7:30-10:30 PM (instruction at 7:30 PM) - Wayne County Rural Youth Square and Line Dance at the Wayne County Fairgrounds, 199 Vanover St Wooster, OH 44691 - Admission is $5. Don't know how to dance? Free lessons 7:30-8:00 pm. The public is invited and all ages are welcome! Barru Jolliff proving the music and calling.

August 8, 6:00-9:00 PM - Wild West Fest & Square Dancing at Pleasant Hill Lake Park with the Back Porch Swing Band. Map


August 8, 8:00-11:00 PM - Square Dance at Chandlersville Homecoming, Chandlersville Community Building, 8775 Chandlersville Rd, Chandlersville, OH 43727

August 11, 8:00-10:00 PM - Northside Tavern Squares with live music - We love Peter Rogers! It's his 3rd visit from Frankfort KY to call really fun old-time circles and squares. He's smooth, he's confident, and he makes it soooooooo easy for beginners and veteran dancers alike. Bring a friend or come alone. Come join the band or the dancers at Northside Tavern! All dances taught, beginners welcome, beer on tap. Historic tavern in artsy neighborhood. $5 donation suggested to pay the caller. Northside Tavern, 4163 Hamilton Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45223. Facebook Event


August 15, 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. Registration Requested, Walk-ins welcome

August 15, 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 18, 6:00-9:00 PM - Henry County Fair Square, Round and Line Dance with calling by John Wargowsky at Napoleon (Entertainment Tent) - Fair Website


August 21, 9:00-12:00 PM - Jefferson County Fair Line and Square Dance with calling by Steve Moff in Livestock Show Barn, Smithfield - Fair Website

August 22, 8:00 PM - Square Dance at Muskingum County Fair (North Stage) with live music by Up 2 No Good, Zanesville - Fair Website

August 28, 8:00-11:00 PM - Square Dance at Sandusky County Fair (Anderson Arena), Fremont - Fair Website

August 29, 7:00-10:00 PM - Square and Line Dancing at Wagon Wheelers Square Dance Hall, Jackson - Facebook Page

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, Where to Dance