Local and regional dance information compiled by the Recreational Folkdancers of Columbus, Ohio
June 9-11, 2017 Columbus Arts Festival on the Downtown Riverfront
Friday, Saturday Hillel performs 10-11 am Sunday on the IKEA Dance and Theater Stage
& Sunday Find the full entertainment schedule here
     
June 11, 2017 Irish Country Set Dancing in Columbus 
Sunday Irish "kitchen dancing" in 8 person squares - ALL are invited as singles/couples!
3:30 - 5:30 pm See their website for directions and contact info
     
June 23-25, 2017 ComFest in Goodale Park; check the Live Arts Stage for dancing
Friday, Saturday El Ritmo Flamenco Fri 5:05 pm, square dancing Sat 1:20 pm, Hillel & contra dancing Sun 2:35 & 3:30
& Sunday Find the full weekend schedule on the ComFest website
     
July 14-16, 2017 River Rendezvous
Friday, Saturday A contra dance weekend in "canal town" Coshocton, OH - in a beautiful 1920s dance pavilion!
& Sunday Registration required.  Check out the website; there may still be room.
     
July 29, 2017 2017 Serbian Festival in Columbus
Saturday Ethnic food, LIRA Orkestra and kolo dancing at St. Stevan of Dechani Church
12:00 noon - 10:00 pm More information here
     
September 1-4, 2017 45th Annual Columbus Greek Festival
Friday, Saturday, Dance, music, food, art and more at the Annunciation Greek Orthodox Cathedral
Sunday, Monday Greek Festival website
     
September 9, 2017 Mixed Bag Coming-of-Age Party at Clinton Heights Lutheran Church
Saturday Michigan-based trio Veselba helps Mixed Bag celebrate 21 years of making folk dance music
time TBA More information to come
     
September 30, 2017 Dayton Fall Kolo Party 
Saturday Dance party with live music by Sviraj (Steelton/Pittsburgh) at the Czech Club in Dayton
7:00 pm - midnight More information TBA on the South Slavic Club website
     
October 7, 2017 Lado Croatian National Folk Dance Ensemble in Cleveland
Saturday "38 dancers & singers, 14 musicians and over 1000 costumes," at the Ohio Theatre on PlayhouseSquare
8:00 pm Ticket information here