Contra Dance in Clarkdale

  • When: Saturday, December 16, 2017, 6:30 p.m. to 10 p.m.
  • Where: Clark Memorial Clubhouse, 19 N 9th St. (at Main St.), Clarkdale
  • Cost: $7 - $10
  • Website: Visit
  • Age limit: All ages
  • Categories: Community, Dance, Folk, Live Music

Come and give contra dance a try at the Clarkdale Memorial Clubhouse (auditorium,) 19 N. 9th St. (9th and Main) on Saturday, December 16th at 6:30pm. Dance to the live music of Under the Bridge, featuring Sonja Whisman and Emily Millhouse on fiddles and Ron Barton on guitar. Michael Barraclough will teach and call every dance. If you can walk, you can contra—no experience or partner needed. Wear comfortable clothes and shoes and bring a snack to share if possible. Be sure to arrive at 6:30 for the half hour lesson that covers the basics and then dance until 10PM. See examples of contra dance on Youtube. Donation is $10 per dancer and $7 for students. This dance is sponsored by the Clarkdale Historical Society and the Flagstaff Friends of Traditional Music. Contact Sandy Boothe for more information: 928-634-0486 or sandy@ringsforever.com.