Folk dancing in Rhode Island

These listings show the regularly scheduled social dance series of recreational folk dance groups in Rhode Island. 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 Rhode Island.

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English country dance in Rhode Island

List:
Country Dance Society, Boston Centre
Various programs and events in Greater Boston;
link to a PDF listing all English country dances in MA plus NH, RI, and VT for the current month;
monthly calendar of all English events in MA and RI.

South Kingston:
Kingston English Country Dance (401-539-3009)
7:30-10:30 pm (potluck at 6 pm) once a month, usually on 3rd Saturdays,
South Kingston Land Trust Barn, 17 Matunuck Beach Road, South Kingston, RI.

New England contra and square dance in Rhode Island

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

Providence:
College Hill Contra Dance
8-11 pm on 1st and 3rd Fridays,
Community Church of Providence, 372 Wayland Avenue, Providence, RI.

Tiverton:
Sandywoods Monthly Contra Dance (401-241-7349)
7-10 pm on 3rd Wednesdays,
Sandywoods Center for the Arts, 43 Muse Way, Tiverton, RI.

Warren:
East Bay Contra Dance
7:30-10:30 pm on 1st Thursdays, September-May,
Mary V. Quirk School, 790 Main Street, Warren, RI.

Scottish country dance in Rhode Island

List:
Royal Scottish Country Dance Society, Boston Branch
List of classes sponsored by RSCDS-Boston and others in Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New York, and Vermont.

Jamestown:
Jamestown Scottish Dancers (401-423-1574)
7-8:30 pm on selected Fridays,
Conanicut Grange, 6 West Street, Jamestown, RI.

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