Tapestry Folkdance Center creates opportunities for participation in the joys of dance and music from around the world. You’ll love dancing at Tapestry! No partner is needed to dance in this safe, family friendly, alcohol-free environment. Our facility is accessible to those with disabilities. For most classes, no experience is necessary and beginners are welcome! You can pay at the door: no pre-registration required (unless specified otherwise for special events).
Special Dances This Month
- Guest Band Baba Yaga’s Stew: We’re very excited for the talented Baba Yaga’s Stew, who will be our guest band for International Folkdance and Contra Dance in May! May 12 from 7:30 – 11pm at International Folkdance and May 13 from 7:30 – 11pm at Contra Dance. Based out of Chicago, this all female trio knows how to keep the contra dance floor spinning. With a repertoire ranging from Greece to Poland, Bulgaria to Macedonia, Israel to French Canada, and far beyond, we can’t wait to see what they have in store for us!
- Bizarre Bazzar!: A unique blend of folk-related items, textiles and clothes for sale to benefit Tapestry Folkdance Center. Come for the dancing, stay for the eclectic items you won’t find anywhere else! May 12th 8 – 10:30pm and Saturday May 13th 7 – 10:30pm.
Humans of Folkdance
Ever wanted to know more about our the folks who dance here? Now’s your chance to get a sneak-peek at people behind the dances! Humans of Folkdance is a monthly blog dedicated to showcasing our amazing dancers here at Tapestry. Check it out and share with your friends!
Prepaid Dance Cards!
You’ve been asking for dance cards and now Tapestry is pleased to be able to say, “We’ve got them!” You can purchase a refillable dance card for $50 (cash, check or credit card) from a Tapestry admissions volunteer. The dance card can be used at any Tapestry-sponsored event (not a rental dance program). Learn more about our prepaid dance cards.
Registration is Open for Call of the Loon
Registration is now open for Call of the Loon Contra weekend is April 7-9.