Come to the next contra dance!

Dances start at 8:00 PM with a lesson at 7:30 PM, unless otherwise noted.

Date: Friday July 29

Location: Reality Center

Description: From Nashville, on their first appearance in NC, Turnip the Beet will make you want to move your feet! Another local favorite, Jack Mitchell, will call.

Music: Turnip the Beet (Kelsey Wells – fiddle, banjo, feet; Jeremy Lekich – guitar, bouzouki, percussion ), Nashville! link

Caller: Jack Mitchell, link


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What is contra dance?

Read more about contra dancing.

When do we dance?

Check the schedule.

Other dances

Get involved!

Join the TCD Facebook group. Join the Triangle Contra Yahoo group. Your dance group is a volunteer organization. If you would like to get involved, click here.

Become a member!

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Media

Carrboro Commons Documentary Video of TCD: link

NPR's All Things Considered: Youth Flock To Contra Dancing : link

To see a PBS report on contra dancing in Maine, click here.

Videos

Carrboro Century Center videos.

Reality Center videos.

Pleasant Green videos.

Reality Center with The Mighty Babylonians - CulBlu's video is used courtesy of Dequan Powell

Carrboro Century Center with Sassafras Stomp - CulBlu's video is used courtesy of Dequan Powell