All are invited. Wear cool clothing and soft-soled or leather-soled shoes. We dance on wooden floors, so be sure the soles of your shoes are clean and without nails, etc. Don't wear shoes that stop you from sliding and pivoting. No alcohol.
The Cape Fear Contra Dancers meet 7:30 to 9:30 PM on the 2nd and 4th Tuesday evenings of each month. These dances are held at the 5th Avenue United Methodist Church in historic downtown Wilmington. We ask for a donation of $5.00.
We also hold dances one Saturday evening of each month, September-November and January-May, from 7:30 to 11:00 PM. These dances are held at the at various locations -- see the schedule below.
We encourage dancers to pay $10 for a one-year membership. Your membership helps to defray the expenses of our Saturday dances not covered by donations at the door.
|5/20/17||Saturday Contra Dance||Hanna Block Community Arts Center
2nd and Orange Streets
Band: Hungry Monks
Caller: Linda Cooper from Chapple Hill, SC
|5/23/17||Tuesday Contra Dance||5th Ave. UMC||Live Music with the Box of Choclates band and local callers|
|June, July, August||
|5th Ave. UMC||All summer long we continue our 2
|Sepember, 2017 through May, 2018||Saturday Contra Dances||Saturday schedule:
09/9/17 - Big Celtic Fun @ CAC
10/14/17 - Boom Chuck & Laurie Fisher @ CAC
11/11/17 - Gaelstorm (Tom & Liz Roberts)
01/13/18 - Contra Force @ SMUR
02/10/18 - Nouveau Gardeners @ SMUR
03/24/18 - David DiGiuseppe/Roger Gold @ CAC
05/19/18 - Tea & Wiskey @ CAC
September through May
(Except the fourth Tuesday near Christmas)
|Tuesday Contra Dances||5th Ave. UMC||Every second and fourth Tuesday evening, 7:30 to 9:30|