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Dedicated to establishing regular contra dance events on Cape Ann that: welcome and encourage new dancers, musicians and callers; are inter-generational and family friendly; build and celebrate community; reflect the unique character of Cape Ann.

Upcoming events (3)

Contra Dance in Gloucester, MA

Magnolia Library and Education Center

Join us for a Cape Ann Contra Dance! No experience is necessary to enjoy Cape Ann Contras. All dances are taught. Dancers of all ages are welcome; attendees range from eight years to 80 plus years! Live music is provided by the Cape Ann Contra Band and Friends. There is a requested donation of $10 per dancer, dancers younger than 16 are free. This event is supported in part by a grant from the Gloucester Cultural Council, a local agency which is supported by the Massachusetts Cultural Council, a state agency. Drinking water is available. Please bring water bottles to reduce the use of paper cups. Other non-alcoholic drinks and finger food snacks are welcomed to share. For more information, email us at [masked] find us at: https://www.facebook.com/CapeAnnContraDance/

Contra Dance in Gloucester, MA

Magnolia Library and Education Center

Join us for a Cape Ann Contra Dance! No experience is necessary to enjoy Cape Ann Contras. All dances are taught. Dancers of all ages are welcome; attendees range from eight years to 80 plus years! Live music is provided by the Cape Ann Contra Band and Friends. There is a requested donation of $10 per dancer, dancers younger than 16 are free. This event is supported in part by a grant from the Gloucester Cultural Council, a local agency which is supported by the Massachusetts Cultural Council, a state agency. Drinking water is available. Please bring water bottles to reduce the use of paper cups. Other non-alcoholic drinks and finger food snacks are welcomed to share. For more information, email us at [masked] find us at: https://www.facebook.com/CapeAnnContraDance/

Contra Dance in Gloucester, MA

Magnolia Library and Education Center

Join us for a Cape Ann Contra Dance! No experience is necessary to enjoy Cape Ann Contras. All dances are taught. Dancers of all ages are welcome; attendees range from eight years to 80 plus years! Live music is provided by the Cape Ann Contra Band and Friends. There is a requested donation of $10 per dancer, dancers younger than 16 are free. This event is supported in part by a grant from the Gloucester Cultural Council, a local agency which is supported by the Massachusetts Cultural Council, a state agency. Drinking water is available. Please bring water bottles to reduce the use of paper cups. Other non-alcoholic drinks and finger food snacks are welcomed to share. For more information, email us at [masked] find us at: https://www.facebook.com/CapeAnnContraDance/

Past events (68)

Contra Dance in Gloucester, MA

Magnolia Library and Education Center

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