Events downtown

Jul 30

Common Floor Contra Dance
Location: 400 Deering Ave, Portland, Maine 04101, US
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Event website

You’re invited to another Common Floor Contra Dance in Portland, Maine.

Caller: Harris Lapiroff

Band: ♬♫ ♬ ♪ ♩ 𝅗𝅥

Henry Yoshimura
Gianna Marzilli Ericson
Rebecca Rose Weiss

When: Sunday, July 30th, 2023

6:45 pm Doors Open
7:00 pm Lesson
7:30 pm Dance
10:00 pm Bedtime

Where: Temple Beth El (400 Deering Ave, Portland, ME)

Price: $15 Suggested Donation (at the door, cash or Venmo)

All ages and experience levels are welcome. Dress comfortably, bring clean shoes to dance in and a water bottle. You don’t need to bring a dance partner. Please don’t wear heavy fragrances. Abundant free parking is available. This is a chem-free event.

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What is Contra Dancing?

Contra dancing is a traditional folk dance with English, Scottish and French origins. There’s always a live band. These events are extremely accessible for newcomers and a great place to find community.