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Contra Dancing in PrescottWe offer contra dancing with great bands and callers. Special rates for families over two, members, students, and teachers. Dances are on the fourth Saturday of the month except no dance in November; and the December dance is on the second Saturday as the Courthouse Lighting is on the first Saturday. All dances are almost always held at the First Congregational Church, 216 E. Gurley, Prescott, from 7 to 10 PM. To double check call 928.925.5210.

Contra Dancing in Prescott, AZ

Introductory Contra Lesson from 7:00 PM to 7:30 PM and Contra Dancing from 7:30 PM to 10:00 PM. Dress is casual and smooth soled shoes work best. Beginners and experienced dancers are always welcome. Partners are definitely not required.

Donation: $9 general public
Newcomers pay your first time and come back for the second dance for free!
$6 members of Folk Happens! or other Arizona Contradance organizations, teachers, and students
$4 teacher and student members
Family Members after the first two are free

Receive a Discount:
Contra Dancer who brings in a “Newbie”, gets a dollar off of the admission price.

Local and out of town callers and bands generally alternate month to month.

For information call 928.925.5210

For monthly dances click here: CONTRA DANCE SCHEDULE
Need more information? Call Bruce at 928.445.3496.

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Contra Dancing Links

2020 Desert Sping For information about this contra dance event in 2020... click here.


For a small preview look at a previous year's Contra Dancing Event: Click to view a video from a past Festival!

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Free for Youth Summer 2019

Donations are not to be requested for high school and college age youth for the May through September dances.