Sunday, June 16, 2019

Next Contra Dance - Saturday, August 17, 2019

No Dance in July!

It's Columbia ... it's July ... it's hot ... enough said. :-)

Back to Dancing in August!

Our next dance will be on August 18, 2019.

Dance Information

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

Band: Chris Liakos & John Wetzel

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

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

New Location!

Friendship Meeting Hall (also known as "Columbia Quaker Meeting House")
120 Pisgah Church Road, Columbia, SC

Our new dance hall is close to Northeast Columbia, near the intersection of I-77 and Farrow Road (also known as SC-555).

Parking is available at the front of the church and also in the grassy area to the right of the entrance.


We charge only $10 for all dancers.

Social Media

Attention USC Students!

Join the Carolina Contra Club to keep up with regional dances! Follow them on Facebook Carolina Contra Club

Friday, April 19, 2019

Dance Schedule

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

8/18/2018 Marshall-Chris Band Jonathan Janzen
9/15/2018 Tea & Whiskey Natalie Weston
10/20/2018 BonneTerre
11/17/2018 ContraForce Jonathan Janzen
12/15/2018 Chris Liakos & Bobby Scott Kenny Greer
1/19/2019 Gaelstorm Rebecca Vickers
4/20/2019 BonneTerre Kenny Greer
5/18/2019 Bob Buckingham & Fred Stoll Charley Harvey
6/15/2019 Lucy Allen & Marshall Goers  Stephanie Marie
8/17/2019Chris Liakos & John Wetzel Jonathan Janzen
9/21/2019 BonneTerre TBD
10/19/2019 TBD TBD
11/16/2019 Bonne Terre Jonathan Janzen
12/21/2019 TBD TBD
1/18/2020 TBD TBD
2/15/2020Bonne Terre TBD
3/21/2020 TBD Jonathan Janzen
4/18/2020 TBD TBD
5/16/2020 TBD TBD
6/20/2020 TBD TBD