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Please consult each dance's website to check for cancellations due to Covid-19.


Contra dance series in Connecticut:

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See Contra dances in Connecticut for more details
Cornwall Community Contra Dance: 1st Saturdays (except July 4th)
Country Dance Stafford 3rd Saturday Barndance: 3rd Saturdays September-May (excluding April)
Hartford Country Dance: (Old Wethersfield) 2nd Saturdays, all year Canceled until further notice
Mystic Contra Dance: 4th Saturdays, all year Spring dances canceled
The New Haven Country Dancers: 1st Saturdays, occasional 5th Saturday, all year Canceled until further notice
Quiet Corner Contra Dance: (Coventry) 1st Fridays, September or October through June Canceled until further notice
Round Hill Country Dances: (Stamford) 4th Saturdays, except February, May, August, and December Canceled until further notice
Shindig at the Barn!: (Enfield) 3rd or 4th Sundays
Have a Connecticut contra dance event to add? Please e-mail the following information: § website, § contact e-mail and/or phone (person's name is optional), § regular day and beginning and ending time of the dance, exceptions to regular day and time, § name of building where dance is held and the building's address (street number and name, name of town), § cost(s) of admission.


CDs of CONNtra Bands

Wild Notes: Sowing and Branching Out
Ken Sweeney, David Carpenter, Tom Hodgson: Tapping the Tradition (scroll down to the bottom of the page)


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Last modified June 9, 2020.