Dance and the world dances with you

Events generally in Northern California

Texa-Kolo 2021

Croatian Cultural Center 60 Onondaga Ave., San Francisco, CA
Online Event

Online and on-site with globally inclusive Zoom sessions! Please join us for TEXA-KOLO 2021, a joyous celebration of folk music and dance. We're all yearning for a big event - this is it! Kolo Festival is now named as the John Filcich Kolo Festival in honor of Kolo Festival Founder John Filcich. Dance Teachers Sonia […]

Free – $100

Camp Nirkoda Ba’Kerem 2021

Wonder Valley Ranch and Resort 6450 Elwood Rd, Sanger, CA

Israeli dance camp and wine tasting adventure Directed by Aaron Alpert With phenomenal teachers Michael Barzelai and Yaron Elfasy from Israel. Set in the lush landscape of a private ranch, Nirkoda Ba'Kerem is all about community. Come join your friends — some you've known for years, and some you've yet to meet — for a […]

$450 – $680

Global Folk Dance Party

Online CA
Online Event

Join our Global Folk Dance Party on Saturday December 18 for the dances of Jaap Leegwater. No need to leave your home. Also join us for the after party hosted by Paul Collins and friends. We will: Connect and dance in our own homes Watch people leading dances from around the world Submit requests and […]

Free

Global Folk Dance Party

Online CA
Online Event

Come join our Guest Dance Leaders Gigi & Warren Jensen, Rebecca Tsai & Evan Chu, and our regular team as we dance your favorite dances from the last 74 years! Also join us for the after party hosted by Paul Collins and friends. We will: Connect and dance in our own homes Watch people leading […]

Free

Stockton Folk Dance Camp Winter Weekend

Online CA
Online Event

Instead of making you wait all the way to July to enjoy the wonders of Stockton Folk Dance Camp, enjoy the 2022 Stockton Folk Dance Winter Weekend with Dance - Music - Presentations - Videos - Games - Parties - Virtual Hugs https://www.youtube.com/embed/fSvFH8pGWMk All online via Zoom Featured artists include: DANCE TEACHERS Roberto Bagnoli - […]

Free

International Dance Festival for New Dancers

Sunnyvale Senior Center - Orchard Pavilion 550 E. Remington Drive, Sunnvyale, CA

Learn and enjoy with others simple international social dances from Europe, the British Isles, Latin America, the Middle East, Asia, the USA and other places. The repertoire includes couple, line, circle, and set dances. Join others for an afternoon of dances designed to get new dancers on their feet and moving to music, holding hands, […]

Free

Cafe Shalom Dance Party

Online CA
Online Event

Israeli folk dancers from all over the Bay Area dance the night away at Café Shalom’s Saturday party—a monthly tradition since the 1960s! We play a wonderful mix of oldies and the latest dances based on requests. Dancers of all ages are invited to join the fun on the second Saturday of every month. It […]

Free

Festival of the Oaks

Live Oak Recreation Center 1301 Shattuck Avenue (at Berryman), Berkeley, CA

The 73nd annual international Festival of the Oaks features a morning international folk dance workshop with Carol Friedman, a hot lunch, exhibition dance performance, and a program of afternoon recreational dances. Includes a pre-owned folk dance costume sale in the dance hall. Fun for all ages! No partner needed. Schedule All Day — Institute and […]

$10 – $30

Global Folk Dance Party

Online CA
Online Event

Our February Global Folk Dance Party's theme is Pre-Laguna Festival and, in addition to our normal team, we'll be joined by Lee Otterholt, Marcella Lawson, and Greg Solloway as we dance your favorites from Laguna and other camps. Also join us for the after party hosted by Paul Collins and friends. We will: Connect and […]

Free

Global Folk Dance Party

Online CA
Online Event

Our March fun theme is "Everyone's Birthday." What better way to get spring rolling? We will: Connect and dance in our own homes Watch people leading dances from around the world Submit requests and chat online See each other; listen and dance to our favorites Also join us for the after party hosted by Paul […]

Free

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