“This was a splendid evening in every way. We certainly hope this will become an annual tradition.”1
The Santa Barbara Country Dance Society invites you to the eighth annual
Winter Dreams Weekend
Santa Barbara’s English Country Dance Event
The 2021, 2022, and 2023 Ball and Weekend events have been canceled. Below is tentative information for a possible 2024 event.
The Weekend: four ECD events. In February, a Friday TBA and the following two days, including the Ball on Saturday from 6:30 to 10:30 p.m
Ball at the Historic Carrillo Ballroom with its legendary cantilevered Sprung Floor
100 E. Carrillo Street, Santa Barbara
Video: Winter Dreams
Weekend and Ball Chronology
Welcome Dance Friday night
ECD Workshop Saturday morning
Map link to the First Presbyterian Church
Winter Dreams Ball Saturday Evening
Map link to the Historic Carrillo Ballroom
Potluck Brunch Sunday morning at a private home
Weekend Finale Dance Sunday afternoon (but stay for the evening contra dance)
Sunday evening: Contra dance
All events are fragrance-free.
Ball Registration and Payment Information
Questions? Need More Information? Contact us at:
Ball Practice in Santa Barbara
This event is supported in part by the City of Santa Barbara
Parks and Recreation Department.
1. Anonymous quote from our online Ball evaluation.