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Events generally in Northern California

San Antonio Folk Dance Festival

Online CA, United States
Online Event

The San Antonio Folk Dance Festival (SAFDF) celebrates dancing, music, costumes, and friendship of cultures from all over the world. Come celebrate with us for a wonderful, special weekend of international folk dancing and culture! Join SAFDF online for a special three-day virtual festival! Instructors The San Antonio Folk Dance Festival features world-renowned master teachers […]


Cafe Shalom Dance Party

Congregation Am Tikvah 625 Brotherhood Way, San Francisco, CA, United States

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. Saturday […]


Bianca De Jong Workshop and Party

St. Bede's Church Hall 2650 Sand Hill Road, Menlo Park, CA, United States

Join the Peninsula Folk Dance Council for an afternoon dance workshop with master instructor Bianca De Jong, dinner, and evening dance party. Bianca de Jong is visiting us from The Netherlands. Price is $10 for the workshop and $10 for the party, appetizers and refreshments included in the price. If you are having money issues, […]

$10 – $20

Bianca De Jong Workshop

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

Visiting from the Netherlands, master dance instructor Bianca de Jong will teach international dances from her extensive repertoire. Don't miss this rare opportunity! Masks and proof of Covid-19 vaccination+booster(s) required. Biana de Jong Bianca De JongBased in the Netherlands, Bianca has choreographed and taught many of the dances we love and also taught by other […]


Dance Party with Da! Mozhem

Strawberry Recreation Center 118 E. Strawberry Drive, Mill Valley, CA, United States

Dance to your favorite international tunes with Da! Mozhem and Kopachka Folk Dancers. $15 general admittance, students free. Doors open at 7:30pm. Covid protocols: proof of vaccination, masks required (K95 or KN95 preferred). Be sure to bring tips for the band. Da! Mozhem at the San Francisco Free Folk FestivalDa! Mozhem Da! Mozhem plays and […]


Global Folk Dance Party

Online CA, United States
Online Event

Come to our Global Folk Dance Party on Saturday October 15. Afterwards join us for the after party hosted by Paul Collins and friends. This month's Global Folk Dance Party is a Pre-Texa-Kolo party, getting ready for in-person Texas Camp and Kolo Festival. We look forward to dancing with you on Saturday October 15 from […]


Officers Ball 2022

Veterans Memorial Building, Pleasanton 301 Main Street, Pleasanton, CA, United States

The Folk Dance Federation’s annual festival of folk dance with workshops, on-site dinner, dance party, and special attractions returns! This year's theme is "Life is a Masquerade!" Schedule PriceTime (pm)Event 1:00Doors open $251:30-5:30Dance workshops $155:30-7:00On-site dinner with the always popular sing-along with Bill Cope (for those registered by October 18) $257:00-10:00Evening celebration, dances from the […]

Camp Nirkoda Ba’Kerem 2022

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

Israeli dance camp and wine tasting adventure 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 fun-filled weekend of nonstop […]

$335 – $1380

Al Lisin Remembrance and Dance

St. Bede's Church Hall 2650 Sand Hill Road, Menlo Park, CA, United States

Circle your calendar for Saturday, October 29, from 3:30pm to 7:00pm. We will be holding an Al Lisin party at St. Bede's; a mixture of memories of Al and his and Pat's favorite dances. Come join Al's folk dance and non-folk dance friends as we remember one of our great friends. This event will be […]


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