Meet new people, enjoy getting your exercise, dance to great live music – all at the San Francisco Contra Dance! If you like to dance, you will love Contra dancing. The most social type of dancing you can find - it is not necessary to come with a partner – everyone can and does ask everyone to dance. A free beginner’s lesson precedes every dance, and all dances are taught.
What you can expect at the San Francisco Contra Dance:
Friendly people of all ages and persuasions – young and old,married, couples, single, alone or with friends
Live music from various traditions - Celtic and Americanfiddle traditions, Irish to Old Time to contemporary
Special theme dances such as gender-free, techno, communityband and more
Free delicious snacks at the break
New dancers are always welcome.
Affordable, social, healthy fun!
Some links to check out Contra dancing on You Tube: