Spring 2017 Morgantown Square Dance Schedule
At Marilla Center unless otherwise noted
Dances begin at 8:00 pm to 10:30 pm
Cost is $5.00, $3/students, $10/family (click here to volunteer for free admission)
Refreshments will be served
Beginners and singles welcome
No Experience necessary!
|Jan. 14 + Family Dance!||Caller: Ron Buchanan
Band: Tristan Dennis & Friends from Morgantown
We are excited to be hosting the first 2017 Family Dance before the regular dance! Family Dance starts at 6:00 with a small potluck, followed by dancing. Small break and then regular dance starts at 8 like usual! The Family Dance series is supported in part by the Outreach Fund of the Country Dance and Song Society.
FB Event Link: https://goo.gl/DpvqaD
|Feb. 11 +
Pre-dance concert @ 7!
|Caller: Mike Costello
Band: WVU Old-time band
Come early at 7:00 for a pre-dance concert with the WVU Oldtime band! Free admission to the pre-dance concert.
FB Event Link: https://goo.gl/yD7t51
|Feb. 25 **FESTIVAL**||Gardner Winter Music Festival Sat. Evening Dance – Morgantown, WV
Caller: Taylor Runner
Square dance from 8-10PM on Saturday at the festival! Dance is at South Middle School at 500 E Parkway Dr, Morgantown, WV.
More information visit http://www.gwmf.org/
or FB: https://www.facebook.com/wintermusicfest
|March 11||Caller: Tony Minney
Band: Allegheny Hellbenders
FB Event Link: https://goo.gl/71xu5C
|April 8||Caller: Lou Mauri
Band: Diddly Squat
We’re excited to have WV’s Lou Mauri up calling for the dance!
FB Event Link: https://goo.gl/Sztr6K
|May 13 + Family Dance!||Caller: Brad Vaughn & Megan Rooney
Family Dance: Jenny & Arianna Kahly
Band: Senior Moment from Pittsburgh PA
We’ll have a callers collective for the family dance – if you’re interested in calling email us at email@example.com! Family Dance starts at 6:00 with a small potluck, followed by dancing. small break and then the regular dance starts at 8 like usual!
FB Event Link: https://goo.gl/2uSWH4
Spring Family Dance Dates – January 14th and May 13th 2017
Family Dances start at 6:00 with a small potluck, followed by dancing! then Regular Dance starts at 8 like usual. A great chance for families with younger members to come dance before bedtime 🙂 Great opportunity to bring kids, beginners, and the whole family!
6:00 Potluck and Playtime!
Family dance to old-time music 6:45-7:45
Regular Square Dance at 8:00 pm to 10:30 pm
SAVE THE DATE!
May 19-21, 2017 Dare to Be Square, Helvetia, WV – FB event: https://www.facebook.com/events/161612907668582/
May 26-28, 2017 Vandalia Gathering, Charleston WV
June 3, 2017, Pattyfest, Fairmont WV
June 15-18, 2017, West Virginia State Folk Festival, Glenville WV
August 2-6, 2017, Appalachian String Band Festival, Clifftop WV
For a great WV event Calendar of Music and Dance Events, check out Kanawha Valley Friends of Old-Time Music and Dance‘s
Event Calendar <— Great Resource!
For more square dancing check out Steel City Squares in Pittsburgh and the Mountain Music Trail for other square dances in WV!
For more local Morgantown dancing check out the Morgantown Social Dance Calendar!
Let us know if you have any events you’d like added: morgantowndances (at) gmail (dot) com
CONTRA IN MORGANTOWN – on hiatus for now – check out Pittsburgh Contra for local contra dance events!