|Posted on June 30, 2016 at 4:50 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!
July 7, 14, 21, 28: 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
July 1, 8, 15, 22, 29: 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.
July 2, 7:00-10:00 PM - Liberty Barn Dance (Square Dance with live music by the Back Porch Swing Band) at Malabar Farm State Park, 4050 Bromfield Road. Lucas, OH
July 4, 8, 15, 22, 29: 7:00-10:00 PM - Square Dance with live music at the Muskingum County Center for Seniors, 200 Sunrise Center Drive, Zanesville, Ohio 43701 (small admission fee) www.mccfs.org/
July 5 & 19: 6:45 PM - Square Dance at Guernsey County Senior Center, 1022 Carlisle Ave, Cambridge, OH 43725. Calling by Bob Pletcher. www.guernseysenior.org
July 8, 7:00-9:00 PM -Square and Line Dance at St. Joseph's Church Festival, 2643 Waterloo Rd, Mogadore, OH 44260. Dan Kirk calling.
July 9, 7:00-10:00 PM - Line, Round & Square Dance - Olivedale Senior Center, Lancaster - Details
July 9, 8:30-11:30 PM - Harrison County Fair Square Dance in Old Arena, Cadiz (Dan Kirk calling) - Fair Website
July 9, 7:00-10:00 PM - Granville Old Fashioned Barn Dance - Join us for a community social Old Fashioned Barn Dance for fun, friendship, dancing and music. Dances such as: Traditional squares, Contra, Country Western, Partner dances, Line dances, The Waltz, The Virginia Reel, Spanish Waltz and Mixers will be taught and done during the dance. Singles and couples of all ages are welcome and no experience is necessary...beginners are encouraged to join the fun! The cost is $5.00 per person at the door. Location: United Church Of Granville, 115 W. Broadway, on the S/W corner of W. Broadway and Main Street. The dance is in the Annex building on the west side of the church. Parking is on street. Map and info at www.motleydanceclub.com/barn-dance.html
July 12, 8:00-10:00 PM - Northside Tavern Squares with live music Square Dance. Chet Gray (one of T Claw's disciples of dance) will call LOTSA* dances for us! As a Louisvillian, he will judge our "Louisville Pronunciation Contest" too. Prizes! Music by the Northside Volunteers. $5 donation per dancer. Reminder: beer sales at the back bar help assure our monthly dances. $5 donation + buy a beverage at the bar. 8-10:30pm. Historic tavern in artsy neighborhood. Northside Tavern, 4163 Hamilton Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45223. Facebook Event
July 13-17 - Door County Folk Festival, Wisconsin - Details
July 17-23 - Kentucky Dance Institutue, Murray, Kentucky - Details
July 18, 19, 20, 21, 22 , 23 (9:00 PM each day) - Join the Pleasant Valley Boys for square dancing each night in the pavilion at the Perry County Fair.
Friday, July 22 at 6:30-9:30 PM - Dance the Night Away! - Enjoy a summer night of square dancing, line dancing, games, and food at GentleBrook's Event Center. Not much of a dancer? Don't worry -- lessons are included! Caller - Steve Moff - 936 W Maple St, Hartville, OH 44632. check Facebook Event for admission prices.
July 23, 9:00 PM - 12:30 AM - Ottawa County Fair Square Dance in the Show Barn, Oak Harbor (With Jerry Wittman & Donnie Ray ) - Fair Website
July 23, 9:00-11:00 PM - Carroll County Fair Square Dance in the Metal Barn, Carrollton (Dan Kirk calling) - Fair Website
July 31, August 7: 2:00-4:00 PM. Square, line and mixer dancing. Ye Olde Mill, 11324 Mt Vernon Rd, Utica, OH 43080. Calling by Eddie Powell.
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!