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Contra Masquerade Dance!
Contra dancing is one of the best dance communities in the HRM! A very inclusive and fun group of people, a dance you can learn in only a few minutes, and good excercise too! Attendance varies from about 50 to 90 people, and one dance surpassed 110 last season! Join in a special Halloween Contra and come as Clark Kent (yourself, costume not required) or Superman! (Dress up!) Capes encouraged as they totally make the dance experience loads of fun! Live Band! Facebook Event - We love it when you RSVP, share on your timeline, and invite others!! - Location: All Nations Church - 2535 Robie at Charles - entrance up the wooden ramp. - Quick orientation for beginners at 7:30 pm sharp. - Beginner-oriented dancing goes 7:30 - 8:45pm - More advanced dancing 8:45 - 10:30 pm. - Admission for dancers is $10, and $8 or less for small budgets. Kids, families and non-dancers enter by donation. - As always, all are welcome at our dances: Beginners & experienced dancers, all ages, all genders. Even non-dancers are welcome - come hang out in our cozy lounge, bring your knitting or school work and enjoy the live music and a free cup of tea :-) Please have a look at our Dance dates below and save them in your calendar. They are not to miss! We will bit blue season with warm dance (I know it is a bit early but coming) October 20th - Kat and Dottieq, North Mountain Ceilidh Band November 24th - Kat and Elizabeth, Port City Squirrel Hunters January 19th - Papilio February 16th (tentative) March 30th - Papilio April 27th - Space Paddy Bog People May 25th - Papilio

Halifax Contra Dances

2535 Robie Street · Halifax, NS


What we're about

We are all about learning, teaching, and just enjoying dance. everyone is welcome to join and participate as long as you have completed your profile and provide a current picture. We accept suggestions and participation from all members from beginner to highly experienced. Bring a dance partner or come, alone! Everyone that wants to will get to dance.

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