Winter 2016–17 Contra Dance Schedule

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Winter 2016–17 Contra Dance Schedule—Sundays [ Previous Schedules

december 2016
4 $12/$10 Andy Shore Rhythm Method
11 $12/$10 Jean Gorrindo Devil's Box String Band
18 $12/$10 Susan Petrick Celtic Spring
25 Free! Erik Hoffman Bayou Seco & Friends
january 2017
1 $12/$10 Jacqui Grennan The Syncopaths
8 $12/$10 Jon Southard The Glencoe Project
22 $12/$10 Jacqui Grennan Boomerang
29 $12/$10 Jon Rogers Devil's Box String Band
february 2017
12 $12/$10 Jean Gorrindo Traditude (Mason, Weed & Burch)
19 $12/$10 Jacqui Grennan Rhythm Method
* Prices are non-member/member.
** We give up a few Sundays each year so others will have an opportunity to rent the hall on a Sunday night.
Contra dances @ Carrillo Ballroom unless otherwise stated.
100 E. Carrillo St.
Santa Barbara, CA

Dance time: 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. unless otherwise stated.
New dancer orientation: one-half hour before dance time.

Admission: $12, except when it's more, or less, as stated.

Discounts: Members, $2 discount; Teens and students to 24, $5 admission; 12 and under, free. No discount for festivals.

Dance every Sunday except where noted.

Christmas Night (December 25) dance most years, usually free. Usual starting time, 6:30 p.m.

Refreshments provided by dancers like you. Drinking fountain in the Ballroom Lobby. Stay hydrated.

On occasion, a dance is canceled, rescheduled, or relocated; always double check before traveling for a dance. Personnel, price and schedule are subject to change.

Santa Barbara contra dances are brought to you by the Santa Barbara Country Dance Society and the City of Santa Barbara Parks & Recreation Department.

Santa Barbara City Parks & Recreation Dept.

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