Events generally in Northern California

Loading Events

Upcoming Events › Workshop

Events Search and Views Navigation

Find Events

Event Views Navigation

Events Search

August 2018

Klezmer Dance Party

August 3 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Bethany Lutheran Church, 1095 Cloud Avenue
Menlo Park, CA 94025 United States
+ Google Map

Klezmer and classic Israeli dance party with live music provided by Majorly Minor. Donna Frankel will help lead dances. Bring some light refreshments and non-alcoholic beverages to help make it a party, and tips for the band. Photos from a recent Klezmer and Israeli dance party.       Majorly Minor Majorly Minor plays Klezmer, Eastern European, and Israeli tunes for dancing. Members include Stella Bonilla (violin), Ginny Snyder (bass), Larry Light (clarinet), and Naomi Zamir (accordion).

Find out more »

August Peninsula Folk Dance Party

August 4 @ 7:15 pm - 10:30 pm
St. Bede’s Church Hall, 2650 Sand Hill Road
Menlo Park, CA United States
+ Google Map

Pre-party workshop featuring fun dances from Stockton Folk Dance Camp. Save the date!

Find out more »

September 2018

Summer Camps in Review 2018

September 1
All Saints’ Episcopal, 555 Waverley St.
Palo Alto, CA 94301 United States
+ Google Map

Come to our 5th Annual Summer Camps in Review. No time to attend all the camps and workshops? No problem! Catch great dances with our great local teachers as they present their favorite dances that they learned at various camps and workshops. Includes potluck dinner and party. Save the date!

Find out more »

October 2018

Officers Ball 2018

October 20 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Veterans Memorial Building, Pleasanton, 301 Main Street
Pleasanton, CA 94566 United States
+ Google Map

The Folk Dance Federation's annual festival of folk dance with workshops, dinner, dance party, and special attractions! The afternoon workshop will again feature new and classic dances taught by local teachers. If there is a particular dance or teacher you'd like to recommend please contact Federation Institute Chair Lon Radin. More details coming. Save the date...

Find out more »

Balkan Afternoon Workshop with Michael Ginsburg and Evening Party with Bulgarika

October 28 @ 12:30 pm - 7:30 pm
First Baptist Event Hall, 305 N. California Avenue
Palo Alto, CA 94301-4105 United States

Save the date! More details coming...

Find out more »

November 2018

Pre-Kolo Festival Workshop with Sue Williard and Party with Zabava!

November 17 @ 6:45 pm - 11:00 pm
All Saints’ Episcopal, 555 Waverley St.
Palo Alto, CA 94301 United States
+ Google Map

Save the date! More details coming...

Find out more »

January 2019

Heritage Festival 2019

January 18, 2019 - January 19, 2019
Twin Pines Center, 20 Twin Pines Lane
Belmont, CA 94002 United States
+ Google Map

SAVE THE DATE! Friday, January 18th LOCATION: Garden House, Shoup Park, 400 University Ave, Los Altos Come share your favorite club dances. Meet Saturday’s workshop teacher, Željko Jergan! Saturday, January 19th LOCATION: Twin Pines Community Center, Belmont Afternoon Croatian Dance Workshop with Željko Jergan, followed by an evening party.

Find out more »

May 2019

Statewide 2019

May 31, 2019 - June 2, 2019
Edmunds Ballroom, Pomona College, 333 North College Way
Claremont, CA 91711 United States
+ Google Map

Ethnic Treasures of Folk Dance! 2019 Statewide Folk Dance Festival Live Music Dance Exhibitions Parties Dances from Near and Far Meeting friends - old and new Save the date! There will be cameo teaching appearances by Sevi Bayraktar, Yoni Carr, Mihai David, Filip Petkovski, and Israel Yakovee. More in-depth instruction will be by Cesar Garfiaz and Bata Marčetić. For more details contact Pauline Klak or Diane Baker

Find out more »
+ Export Events

Federation members can add or update their upcoming dance events to the calendar by sending event details to