addressalign-toparrow-leftarrow-rightbackbellblockcalendarcameraccwcheckchevron-downchevron-leftchevron-rightchevron-small-downchevron-small-leftchevron-small-rightchevron-small-upchevron-upcircle-with-checkcircle-with-crosscircle-with-pluscrossdots-three-verticaleditemptyheartexporteye-with-lineeyefacebookfolderfullheartglobegmailgooglegroupsimageimagesinstagramlinklocation-pinm-swarmSearchmailmessagesminusmoremuplabelShape 3 + Rectangle 1outlookpersonJoin Group on CardStartprice-ribbonShapeShapeShapeImported LayersImported LayersImported Layersshieldstartickettrashtriangle-downtriangle-uptwitteruseryahoo

Contra Dance To GREAT LIVE MUSIC at the IAHC

  • Irish American Heritage Center

    4626 N Knox Ave, Chicago, IL (map)

    41.965402 -87.743835

  • DANCES ARE THE FOURTH FLOOR BALLROOM AT IRISH AMERICAN HERITAGE CTR
  • Price: $7.00 /per person

    Refund policy

  • https://youtu.be/6RtYYnmZ6wI

    What is Contra Dancing?

    Fun!  Exciting. Swirling. Walking. A "Caller" will lead the dancers by calling each movement throughout the dance as the dancers progressively swirl down one end of the dance floor to the other end. ALL AGES can do it. NO EXPERIENCE NECESSARY.  You DO NOT NEED TO BRING A PARTNER. CAN COME ALONE.  Super Nice Folks. Experienced Dancers will help you.  You will start dancing on the first song. Great exercise. Only $7-$10 (sliding scale), seniors & students $5, for hours of dancing to really great live music - banjos, fiddles and more.  Be sure to bring a bottle of water, though there is water available and a pair of smooth soled shoes to glide through the dances and protect the wooden dance floor.

    COME AT 6:30 FOR DANCE LESSONS.   Music and Dancing start at 7pm till 10pm with a 15 minute break.  The dancing is continuous - once one is finished, the next one starts!

    This Contra Dance happens every Monday, with some exceptions, throughout the year.  Always double check schedule at http://www.chicagobarndance.org/.

    *** COME UP TO THE FOURTH FLOOR ***. There will be Always be someone at the Check-in table to Welcome You!  Feel Free to inform them that you came via Meet Up and/or this is your first Contra Dance and they will be happy to show you where to go and what to do. 

    Free Parking in the Lot.

    Come on out and dance your cares away.  It's a BLAST!

Join or login to comment.

Want to go?

Join us!

1 going

Your organizer's refund policy for Contra Dance To GREAT LIVE MUSIC at the IAHC

Refunds are not offered for this Meetup.

Our Sponsors

People in this
Meetup are also in:

Sign up

Meetup members, Log in

By clicking "Sign up" or "Sign up using Facebook", you confirm that you accept our Terms of Service & Privacy Policy