Event Series Outreach & Grant-Funded Events

Dancing/Music at the Upper Madison Street Fair

Steamer 10 Theatre 500 Western Ave., Albany, New York, United States

The DFO is sponsoring a Contra band and caller at the Upper Madison Street Festival and asked us to help promote to our members. There will also be a swing band and it's the same day as the Capital English Country Dancers so a great opportunity to do 3 types of dance in 1 day! […]

Event Series Capital English Country Dancers

Capital English Country Dancers

First Universalist Unitarian Society of Albany (Albany UU) 405 Washington Ave., Albany, NY

Capital English Country Dancers CECD recently celebrated 30 years of dancing!For more information contact CapitalECD@gmail.com, 518-477-5684 Capital English Country Dancers is an Affiliate of the DanceFlurry Organization and a member of Country Dance and Song Society Capital English Country Dancers 2022-23 Season Doors open at 1:30. Dancing is 2:00 – 5:00 PM with a break midway […]


N.Y. State Sacred Harp Convention

Hubbard Hall 25 E. Main St., Cambridge, NY, United States

Dear Singing Friends, The Albany, NY area shape-note singers are thrilled to invite you to our convention on Saturday, October 15, 2022. We will be singing from The Sacred Harp, […]

Event Series Cajun/Zydeco Dance

Cajun/Zydeco Dance

First Universalist Unitarian Society of Albany (Albany UU) 405 Washington Ave., Albany, NY

Great live music!  Great fun–and no partner needed! Lesson at 7:00*          Dance from 7:30-10:30 $18 General Public  |    $17 DFO members COVID Procedures: Proof of COVID vaccination required, contact info will be collected, masks welcome.  Please don’t come if you don’t feel well.  COVID requirements will be continually reevaluated & subject to change.  Dances are […]

Event Series Tri-City Folk Dancers

Tri-City Folk Dancers

Schenectady YWCA 44 Washington Ave., Schenectady, New York, United States

After two and a half years of dancing outdoors and with continually changing restrictions, we are back in our Schenectady YWCA “home” and ready to welcome back former and new dancers. We require proof of vaccinations with up to date boosters, and everyone wears a mask. Tri-City FolkDancers is an Affiliate of the DanceFlurry Organization […]

Event Series Albany Contradance

Albany Contradance

Albany Elks Lodge 25 South Allen Street, Albany, NY, United States

Albany Contra’s next dance will be on Friday, Nov 11 at the Albany Elks Lodge.Music by Alan Thomson, George Wilson, and Josh Pisano, with caller Joan Savitt. Beginner lesson starts at 7:45 pm, with the dance following from 8:00 pm to 11:00 pm. No partner is necessary, and beginners are always welcome! Sliding scale admission from […]

$8 – $25

Event Series Capital District Megaband

Capital District Megaband Rehearsal

Celtic Hall 430 New Karner Rd., Albany, United States

Are you an intermediate to advanced musician, ready to play up to dance speed, and looking for a new direction and challenge? You, too, can be part of the Megaband! Learn from one of the most highly-respected fiddlers in the northeast, and hone your skills as a dance musician! The Capital District Megaband is a […]