Upcoming Dances at First Presbyterian Hall (all dates fall on Monday evenings, more details below):
- October 15 – Caller Brian DeMarcus (Anchorage, ALASKA) with Big C & the Motor Scooters
- October 29 – Special post-Blackpot square dance – Rodney Sutton (Asheville, NC) with Lucky Rooster Stringband with Michigan twin fiddles of Bruce “Gart” Gartner and Mark Palms
- November 12 – Dan Wally Baker will be calling, band TBA
- December 10
- January 14
- February 11
- March 11
- April 8
- May 13
Info for Dance at First Presbyterian Hall:
This is an all ages & all skill level dance with a live old time band and live calling/instruction. First time square dancers are highly encouraged and welcome!!
Wear comfortable clothes and shoes. Shoes don’t have to be anything special but generally should be something with a smooth sole (sneakers, leather dress shoes, dance shoes). Some people even choose to go barefoot.
BYOB (ice chests provided), and usually we sell bowls of red beans and rice for just a dollar a bowl.
7:30pm: Introductory dance lesson. Usually includes some partner dancing basics and an introduction to square dancing.
8 – 10 pm: Square dancing, waltzing and maybe even a Two-Step!
5401 S. Claiborne Avenue (Click for directions). Entrance to the dance hall is around the back of the church so you actually enter from S. Prieur St.
That’s all folks! See you at the Dance!
-The Square Dance NOLA Team