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

Cornwall Community Contra Dance | Country Dance Stafford 3rd Saturday Barndance
Hartford Contra Dance | Mystic Contra Dance | The New Haven Country Dancers
Quiet Corner Contra Dance | Round Hill Country Dances | Shindig at the Barn!

Cornwall Community Contra Dance
Web site:
Contact: e-mail (860.672.6328)
When: 1st Saturdays (except July 4th); 7:00-9:30 PM
Where: Cornwall Town Hall, 24 Pine Street, Cornwall, CT, 06753
Admission: donation: adult: $5; child: $3
Country Dance Stafford 3rd Saturday Barndance
Web site:
Contact: Rich Sbardella (860.684.3466)
When: September-May (excluding April); 7:30 PM
Where: 275 Orcutville Rd, Stafford, CT
Admission: $8
Hartford Contra Dance        pictures of a Hartford Contra Dance
Web site:
Contact: e-mail or 888.423.0423 Ext. 2
When: 2nd Saturdays, all year; 7:30-10:00; free beginners' workshop at 7:15 PM
Where: at the wood-floored American Legion Post, 275 Main St., Old Wethersfield, CT map
Directions: click here
Admission: $12; seniors 65+: $10; students with ID: $5
Mystic Contra Dance
Web site:
Contact: e-mail (860.961.9321 or 401.487.9713)
When: 4th Saturdays; 8-11 PM, with a 7:45 beginner's workshop before each dance
Where: Frohsinn Hall, aka the German Club
New location beginning January 2019: Groton Senior Center, 102 Newtown Rd. (Rte 117), Groton, CT
Directions: I-95, exit 90; go 1 mile south on Rt. 27 (Greenmanville Ave). Frohsinn Hall is across from Mystic Seaport
New directions beginning January 2019: I-95, exit 88; turn right; go 0.8 mile onto Rte 117 S; the senior center is on the right
Admission: $10; students: $5
PLUS!: As an all-round tasty fund raiser, Mystic offers homemade pies at their dances!
The New Haven Country Dancers
Web site:
Contact: 203.776.1812
When: 1st Saturdays, occasional 5th Saturday, all year; 7:30-10:30 PM; beginner's session at 7:15
Where: Quaker Meeting House, 225 East Grand Ave, New Haven
Directions: click here
Admission: $12.00; students with ID: $5
Quiet Corner Contra Dance
Web site:
When: 1st Fridays, September or October through June; 8-11:00 PM; instruction at 7:30 PM
Where: Patriots Park Lodge, 172 Lake St., Coventry, CT
Admission: $10; students: $5; family: $20
Round Hill Country Dances
Web site:
Contact: e-mail (914.262.0653 or 203.762.5370)
When: 4th Saturdays, except February, May, August, and December; 7:30-10:30 PM
Where: Stamford Senior Center, 888 Washington Boulevard, Stamford, CT
Directions: click here
Admission: Suggested donation is $15-$25 (minimum $12)
Shindig at the Barn!
Web site:
Contact: e-mail (Highlights info row image (860.698-6987)
When: 3rd or 4th Sundays, October through May, 7-10 PM, beginner workshop at 6:30 PM
Where: Powder Mill Barn, 32 South Maple St., Hazardville (Enfield) , CT map close-up map

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Last modified June 9, 2020.