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*** 2020 Contra dances cancelled until further notice***

Hello Dancers, Our contra dances in 2020 will be cancelled until further notice due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Please check back to this web site for updates on when we will be to resume our dance.  With the fluid health … Continue reading

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Songwriter, Folksinger, Storyteller John McCutcheon returns to Athens, GA for an evening with performance at Hotel Indigo’s Rialto Room!

John McCutcheon is coming back to play in Athens on Saturday, April 4, 2020.  The show will be at the Rialto Room in the Hotel Indigo.  This is a really nice room – intimate yet big enough to hold a … Continue reading

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North Georgia Folk Festival – Save the Date 9/27/2020

The 36th Annual North Georgia Folk Festival will be held on Saturday, September 27, 2020 at Sandy Creek Park in Athens, Georgia. As usual, we will have a full day of folk music, art and crafts as well as food … Continue reading

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Join us for a Valentine’s weekend dance…and swing with your sweetheart !!!

*** Please note new dance time: 6:30 – 9:30 PM *** We have changed the time for our dance due to conform to a new ACC park policy, so please bear with us during this transition to a new time … Continue reading

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Swing in the new year with a contra dance – Join us for all the fun on Jan. 18 !!!

*** Please note new dance time: 6:30 – 9:30 PM *** January 18, 2019 Presented by the Athens Folk Music & Dance Society with live music and calling Orientation session from 6:15 – 6:30 PM: introduction, basic moves, helpful hints for … Continue reading

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Join us for a Christmas contra dancd soiree on the dance floor!!!

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Join us for a pre-Turkey Day dance on the old wood floor !!!

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Swing into fall with our pre-Halloween October contra dance!!!

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Join us at the North Georgia Folk Festival at Sandy Creek Park on Oct 12, 2019

Friends – we have a lineup for the 35th Annual North Georgia Folk Festival. See you there! Saturday, October 12, 2019 at Sandy Creek Park. Music Schedule MAIN STAGE 11:00am      Rebecca Sunshine Band 12:00pm     The Moonshine 1:00pm       Grupo … Continue reading

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Join us for a September swing at our 3rd Sat. contra dance on the 21st

*** Please note new dance time: 6:30 – 9:30 PM *** We have changed the time for our dance due to conform to a new ACC park policy, so please bear with us during this transition to a new time … Continue reading

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