Contra Dances in Fort Wayne, Indiana
Contra Dances are on third Saturdays, September through June, except for the October 25 dance (4th Saturday). Dances run from 8 to 11 pm, with a Beginner's Workshop at 7:30 pm.
Admission is $9 adults; $6 students; free for children under 12; family maximum $20.
Member rates: $7 adults; $4 students.
- The dance floor is not sealed, and is very sensitive to grit and debris...be sure to carry in soft-soled dance shoes, or wear socks. Street shoes are NOT ALLOWED on the dance floor.
- You don't need to bring a partner.
- Our liability insurance policy does not allow alcohol at the dance.
- Wear comfortable clothing for active movement.
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2015-2016 Dance Schedule
|June 20, 2015||Barry Dupen (Columbia City) with the Spy Run String Band (Fort Wayne)|
|September 29, 2015||TBD|
|October 10, 2015||TBD. Note: this dances is on a SECOND SATURDAY!|
|November 21, 2015||TBD|
|December 19, 2015||TBD|
|January 16, 2016||TBD|
|February 20, 2016||TBD|
|March 19, 2016||4th Annual Appleseed Allemande all-day dance event: Evening dance led by Kate Power (Columbus, OH) with the Banjo Tramps (Lansing, MI). Afternoon contra dance led by Barry Dupen with TBD.|
|April 16, 2016||TBD|
|May 21, 2016||TBD|
|June 18, 2016||TBD|
The dance is at the Fort Wayne Dance Collective, 437 East Berry St., Fort Wayne, IN 46802. It's in the same building as Cinema Center, on the second floor. Park in the gravel lot to the east, across Clay St. Enter on the south side of the building along Berry St. and proceed up the stairs to the second floor.
In the event of BAD WEATHER CANCELLATION you will be notified by e-mail, if you are on the e-mail list. (Send a note to firstname.lastname@example.org to get on this list.) Otherwise, please call (260) 244-1905.