All are invited. Wear cool clothing and soft-soled or leather-soled shoes. We dance on wooden floors, so be sure the soles of your shoes are clean and without nails, etc. Don't wear shoes that stop you from sliding and pivoting. No alcohol.
The Cape Fear Contra Dancers meet 7:30 to 9:30 PM on the 2nd and 4th Tuesday evenings of each month. These dances are held at the 5th Avenue United Methodist Church in historic downtown Wilmington. We ask for a donation of $5.00.
We also hold dances one Saturday evening of each month, September-November and January-May, from 7:30 to 11:00 PM. These dances are held at the at various locations -- see the schedule below.
We encourage dancers to pay $10 for a one-year membership. Your membership helps to defray the expenses of our Saturday dances not covered by donations at the door.
|2/13/18||Tuesday Contra Dance||5th Ave. UMC||Cancelled by Church due to plumbing issue.|
|2/27/18||Tuesday Contra Dance||5th Ave. UMC||Live Music with the Box of Choclates band and local callers|
|3/13/18||Tuesday Contra Dance||5th Ave. UMC||Live Music with the Box of Choclates band and local callers|
|3/24/18||Saturday Contra Dance||
Hanna Block Community Arts Center
2nd and Orange Streets,
Caller: Dean Snipes
Band: David DiGiuseppe & Roger Gold
|3/27/18||Tuesday Contra Dance||5th Ave. UMC||Live Music with the Box of Choclates band and local callers|
|Saturday Contra Dances||Saturday schedule:
01/13/18 - ContraForce @ SMUR
02/10/18 - Nouveau Gardeners/Dean Snipes @ SMUR
03/24/18 - David DiGiuseppe/Roger Gold @ CAC
04/21/18 - Rip the Calico, Caller Kenny Greer @ CAC
05/19/18 - Tea & Wiskey/Stephanie Marie @ CAC
SMUR: St. Marys School, Upper Room
CAC: Community Arts Center
5th Ave.: United Methodist Church