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Clifton Park Contra Dance

The Clifton Park contra dance series will hold no sessions for the rest of 2020. Dancing is a participatory event and we must have deep regard for the health and safety of our dancers.

An evening of contras, circles, squares and waltzes.

In the community spirit of American contra dance, this series will feature talented local callers and musicians.

Live music. All dances taught (except waltzes). No need to bring your own partner.

Note: please wear sneakers or other shoes with clean, soft soles and non-marking heels (preferably not worn outdoors).

Hours: 7:00-10:00 PM          Free instruction session for beginners at 6:40 PM

Admission: $11 Adults, $10 DFO members and seniors (65+), $9 YMCA members,
$8 HS or College Students with ID, $7 dancers under age 14

September 28 –    George Wilson & Selma Kaplan with Michael Kernan

October 26 –          Grafton Street Trio with Fern Bradley

November 30 –     Trilogy (Frank O, Alan T, Patricia K) with Ted Crane

December 28 –     Up Front Session with Joan Savitt

January 25 –         Cancelled

 February 22 –      DFO MegaBand with Melanie Axel-Lute

March 28 –          Amy & Jonathan Larkin with Michael Kernan

April 25 –            Peter Davis, Patricia Kernan, and Wil Welling with Rich Futyma


Download the flyer hereNote about location: the dance is held in the last building in the YMCA complex, not at the day care building which is the first structure you will see. Parking is in front of the YMCA.  See the map below.

For updates, including weather cancellations, check the calendar at www.danceflurry.org.


Capital District YMCA - Southern Saratoga Branch, 1 Wall Street, Clifton Park, NY 12065, USA

Southern Saratoga YMCA, 1 Wall Street, Clifton Park NY 12065. Directions: Northway exit 9: west on route 146; south on Clifton Country Road; turn right at Wall Street. Dance is held in the last building in the complex, not at the day care building. Parking is in front of the Y.