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Lineup Announced for the North Georgia Folk Festival

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       … Continue reading

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Join for an August late summer soiree at our 3rd Saturday contra dance!

Upcoming Athens Folk Music and Dance Society  contra dance… *** 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. The orientataion session will … Continue reading

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35th Annual North Georgia Folk Festival! October 12, 2019

Save The Date!  October 12, 2019 35th Annual North Georgia Folk Festival Sandy Creek Park, 400 Bob Holman Road, Athens, Georgia The 35th Annual North Georgia Folk Festival is scheduled for Saturday, October 12, 2019 at Sandy Creek Park in … Continue reading

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Rocket onto the floor (Apollo 11)…for a frolic at our July contra dance !!!

*** Please note new dance time: 6:30 – 9:30 PM *** *** The orientataion session will now run from 6:15 – 6:30 PM *** July 20, 2019 Presented by the Athens Folk Music & Dance Society with live music and calling Orientation session … Continue reading

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Get in the full swing of summer at our June contra dance!!!

*** 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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Join us for the last dance of spring 2019…A late spring fling on the old wood floor!!!

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Join us for a swing into spring at our April 20 contra dance…remember new time

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Join us for an almost-Spring contra dance – Please note new time: 6:30 – 9:30 PM

*** 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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Try a swing at the Valentine’s contra dance on Feb 16…see you on the floor!!!

February 16, 2019 Presented by the Athens Folk Music & Dance Society with live music and calling Orientation session from 7:45 – 8:00 PM: introduction, basic moves, helpful hints for enjoyable dancing– for new & experienced dancers Dance: 8:00 – 11:00 PM Band: Hickhoppers Caller: Janet … Continue reading

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Swing into 2019 at our third Saturday dance !!!

January 19, 2019 Presented by the Athens Folk Music & Dance Society with live music and calling Orientation session from 7:45 – 8:00 PM: introduction, basic moves, helpful hints for enjoyable dancing– for new & experienced dancers Dance: 8:00 – 11:00 PM Band: String … Continue reading

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