Can you walk on two feet? Can you play “Simon Says”? Then you can contra dance!
What is contra? Contra dance is meeting people, social interaction and making new friends all while enjoying live music and getting great low-impact exercise. Contra dance is a style of folk dance with roots in English and French folk dancing and is enjoyed all over the country. It's for ALL ages and is easy to learn.
CALLER: Woody Lane
Come at 7:00 for a lesson to learn the basic moves and then enjoy dancing to the music by local Portland musicians 7:30-10:00. No partner required, just come ready to dance and have fun!
General admission | $8
CCC members and seniors | $7
Students (enrolled full-time) | $5
PAY AT THE DOOR
For a better idea of what contra is, check out this video!