Welcome to Blue Ridge Country Dancers contra dance page with information and scheduling for our Floyd contra dances. It's not necessary to bring a partner, but we do insist on clean, soft-soled shoes. All dances are taught; beginners are welcome. The caller will conduct a beginner's workshop before the dance.
Blue Ridge Country Dancers sponsor the second Saturday contra dance in Floyd at the Floyd Center for the Arts, 1/2 mile from the stoplight in Floyd on Rt 8 South. We will be dancing in the community room on the second floor.
Dance information: 540 489-1826.
December 9 - Rhythmajigs with Valerie Helbert calling - Cancelled
Special note: Tonight's dance is cancelled due to the hazardous road conditions.
December 10 - Contra Dance at Sinkland Farms Brewery with Liam Kelly calling
Liam Kelly or Old Man Kelly will be at the new Sinkland Farms Brewery this coming Sunday, December 10, playing contra dance style music.
NO COVER, just great music and fantastic craft beer. Food will also be available from 4p to 8p.
Brewery opens at noon....Liam will play from 4p to 7ish for contra dance and football will be on big screens for the 1 pm football game. Games for kids too.
Brewery is open from noon to 8ish. The address is 3020 Riner Rd, Christiansburg, VA.
January 13 - Steve Kemble and George Paul with Jack Mitchell calling
Join the fun! Start with a beginner lesson at 7:35 and dance from 8 p.m. to 11 p.m at the Floyd Center for the Arts, 220 Parkway Lane South, second floor. Beginners and experienced dancers, all ages, are welcome; dress is casual and soft-soled shoes that glide work best. Admission is $8.00; $6.50 student ID. Come to dance or come to listen--no partner needed.
February 10 - The McKenzies with Chris Youngblood calling
March 10 - Richochet with Will Martin calling
April 14 - Balancing Act with Terry Doyle calling
May 12 - Rip the Calico with Joy Greenwolfe calling
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