Folk dancing in Connecticut

These listings show the regularly scheduled social dance series of recreational folk dance groups in Connecticut. Check each group’s link or contact for updates, special events, and cancelations. Please help us to keep this page accurate - contact the FAC office or the FAC web editor to add or update listings of folk dance series in Connecticut.

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Balkan and international folk dance in Connecticut

Stamford:
Jim Gold International Folk Dance (860-521-6440)
8-10 pm on first Fridays, November-June,
St. John’s Episcopal Church, 628 Main Street, Stamford, CT

Wethersfield:
Always on Sunday International Folk Dancers (860-521-6440)
7-10 pm on Sundays,
Temple Beth Torah, 130 Main Street, Wethersfield, CT

Family dance in Connecticut

Cornwall:
Cornwall Contra Dance (860-672-6101)
7-10 pm on 1st Saturdays, September-June,
Town Hall, 24 Pine Street, Cornwall, CT

Israeli dance in Connecticut

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Israeli Dances
Links to Israeli dance websites worldwide

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Israeli Dance Classes in Connecticut
Schedule for New Haven and Stamford, CT classes

New Haven:
Israeli Dancing
7:30-10:45 pm on most Tuesdays,
Slifka Center at Yale University, 80 Wall Street, New Haven, CT

Stamford:
Israeli Dancing
6:45-10 pm on most Thursdays,
Temple Beth El, 350 Roxbury Road, Stamford, CT

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New England contra and square dance in Connecticut

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CONNtra CONNection
Contra dances in Connecticut

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ContraDanceLinks
Contra dances in New England states

Branford:
New Haven Contra Dancers
8-11 pm (instruction at 7:30) on 1st and 3rd Saturdays,
Branford Community House, 46 Church Street, Branford, CT

Cornwall:
Cornwall Contra Dance (860-672-6101)
7-10 pm on 1st Saturdays, September-June,
Town Hall, 24 Pine Street, Cornwall, CT

Coventry:
Quiet Corner Contra Dance (484-844-5203)
8-11 pm (instruction at 7:30) on 1st Fridays, September-June,
Patriot’s Park Lodge, 172 Lake Street, Coventry, CT

Enfield:
Shindigs at the Barn (860-749-4494)
7-10 pm on 3rd or 4th Sundays, October-May,
Powder Mill Barn, 32 South Maple Street, Enfield, CT

Mystic:
Mystic Contra Dance (860-961-9321)
8-11 pm (instruction at 7:45) on 4th Saturdays,
Social Society Frohsinn Hall, 54 Greenmanville Avenue, Mystic, CT.

Stamford:
Round Hill Country Dances (203-372-3890)
8-11 pm (instruction at 7:30) on 2nd Saturdays (except August),
North Stamford Congregational Church, 31 Cascade Road, Stamford, CT

Wethersfield:
Hartford Community Dance Contras for age 14+ (1-888-423-0423)
8-11 pm (instruction at 7:30) on 2nd Saturdays,
American Legion Post 23, 275 Main Street, Wethersfield, CT

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Scandinavian dance in Connecticut

Wethersfield:
Scandinavian Dance in Connecticut
2:30-5:30 pm on monthly Sundays, September-June,
Temple Beth Torah, 130 Main Street, Wethersfield, CT.

Swing, Vintage, Waltz in Connecticut

Swing - List: DanceNet: Dancing in Connecticut
Listings for swing dancing in Connecticut, New England, and beyond.

Vintage: Commonwealth Vintage Dancers
Various classes and special events in MA and CT.

Waltz, New Haven:
Elm City Waltz and Mostly Waltz at Yale
Various classes and special events,
The Undercroft, Center for the Arts at Christ Church, 84 Broadway at Elm Street, New Haven, CT.

Waltz, Wethersfield:
Hartford Community Dance First Sunday Mostly Waltz (203-915-8259)
2-6 pm on first Sundays, October-May,
American Legion Post 23, 275 Main Street, Wethersfield, CT.

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Massachusetts, Rhode Island and Connecticut Contra Dance, Square Dance, and Waltz Schedule
Comprehensive listing of scheduled events in southern New England.

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