Saturday, July 21, 2018

Next Contra Dance - Saturday, August 18, 2018

Our next dance in Columbia will be on August 18, 2018.

Please come join us on the third Saturday of every month. Our next dance talent is:

Band: Marshall-Chris Band

Caller: Jonathan Janzen

Build Our Community

We are always grateful for all our dancers and would love to grow our community! Please bring a friend (or three) and your whole family! We welcome everyone; we love having young dancers,young-at-heart dancers, all dancers! We have a beautiful safe space for dancing and fun. Let's Contra!

Monthly Dance

  • New Dancer's Workshop from 7:00 PM - 7:30 PM. Learn Contra dance basics for a more enjoyable experience.
  • Dance from 7:30 PM. – 10:30 PM


Emerald Ballroom
1333 Omarest Drive
Columbia, SC 29210

Please bring clean, soft-soled, non-marking shoes. Thanks!


Please see our page for available places to park at or near Emerald Ballroom. Please help us prevent problems with EB neighbors!


Adults = $8
Students (with school ID) = $5

Social Media

Attention USC Students!

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Saturday, July 14, 2018

Dance Schedule

Please refer to our "Previous Events" page for older dates.

8/18/2018 Marshall-Chris Band Jonathan Janzen
9/15/2018 Natalie Weston
10/20/2018 BonneTerre
11/17/2018 ContraForce Jonathan Janzen
12/15/2018 Chris Liakos & Bobby Scott Kenny Greer
1/19/2019 Rebecca Vickers
2/16/2019 BonneTerre
3/16/2019 Jonathan Janzen
4/20/2019 BonneTerre Kenny Greer