Regional Event Listings
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Here are some Regular and Special Events that are in and around the "Southern Oregon Contra Dance" region.
Most Contra Dance Webs, like the ones for Eugene, Corvallis, and Portland (see links below), will publish pages like this one, which will list events of interest in their area.
For what is not listed on this page, you can usually find information by searching the web. Search a City or Region + “Contra Dance”, and your 1st hit will likely be a dance web for that dance (if there is one).
Example ... Google: Seattle Contra Dance
This is an astounding collection of Contra Dance Events... mainly in North America, but also all over planet Earth.
A mega-list (database) of Contra Dance Information.
Regular Contra Dances
(Nearby to SW OR)
2nd & 4th Saturdays ... September through June
1st & 3rd Saturdays ... September through June
Portland has one of the largest and most active Contra Dance Communities in North America. There is a wealth of information and experience there.
2nd Saturdays ... Autumn through Spring
For other events try the listings at:
Dance Weekends & Special Events
(Nearby to SW OR)
This event list is arranged by their usual dates ... January - December.
The focus of this list is Contra Dance. Some events include other styles.
"Sky Camp" ... 45 minutes East of Eugene, OR
Hosted by: Danceable Feast .org
For other events try visiting the webs of some of our neighboring Contra Dance organizations (listed above).
Also... You can look through the listings at:
Contra Dance Gypsy ... Someone who travels frequently to Contra Dance Events.
Music Jam Sessions
Folk Jam .org is a website where you can find or list a Folk Music Jam Session.
Sunday Afternoons (2 to 5pm) at The Black Sheep (on Ashland Plaza: 51 N Main St, Ashland, OR 97520)
Old-Time Music Jam
Saturday Afternoons in Ashland
For more information about these Public Events, as well as some other semi-private Jam Sessions held in the Rogue Valley Region... please feel free to Contact Us.
An excellent learning resource for Old-Time Music