St. Louis Dance Schedule - Contra, English, Waltz and More

For other non-Childgrove, traditional dance events near here, see the Regional Dances page.

* Note: Events on this page marked with an asterisk are non-Childgrove events generously hosted by other local organizations or members of the local dance community.

In accordance with current health department recommendations, all of our dances currently
require proof of vaccinations when you arrive.
Contradances and Waltz Nights also require KN-95 masks, with their high energy face-to-face moves.
If you don't have your own mask, they are available for free (donations accepted) at check-in.

Contra Dance

Sunday, Jun 5th, 7 pm - 9:30 pm
 

at The Monday Club in Webster Groves

See covid policies at this link

band: Rich and Famous (Rich Egan and Martha Edwards)

caller: Dale Wilson

Contra Dance

Sunday, Jun 19th, 7 pm - 9:30 pm
 

$10

at The Monday Club in Webster Groves

See covid policies at this link

Band: Campeau Creek Boys (Fred, Jim, Dedo and ??)

Caller: Keith Tuxhorn

Contra Dance

Sunday, Jul 3rd, 7 pm - 9:30 pm
 

$10

at The Monday Club in Webster Groves

See covid policies at this link

Band: Band Name? (Jim Nelson guitar, Dedo Norris violin, Lukas Simpson banjo/mandolin)

Caller: Karen Jackson

Contra Dance

Saturday, Jul 9th, 7 pm - 9:30 pm
 

$10

at The Monday Club in Webster Groves

See covid policies at this link

Band: Mound City Slickers (5 piece band, Rich Egan on piano)

Caller: Kathy Coffman

Waltz Night

Sunday, Jul 10th, 7 pm - 10 pm
 

$10

at The Monday Club in Webster Groves

See covid policies at this link

Band: Ragged Robin (Billy Boyer, Martha Edwards, etc)

Contra Dance

Sunday, Jul 17th, 7 pm - 9:30 pm
 

$10

at The Monday Club in Webster Groves

See covid policies at this link

Band: Ridge Road Ramblers Keith, Michael, Kang & Scozzi

Caller: Mac McKeever

Contra Dance

Sunday, Jul 24th, 7 pm - 9:30 pm
 

$10

at The Monday Club in Webster Groves

See covid policies at this link

Band: Blind Pig (Keith Dudding, Dave Landreth, Lukas Simpson, & Ellen Gomez)

Caller: Bob Green

Contra Dance

Sunday, Jul 31st, 7 pm - 9:30 pm
 

$10

at The Monday Club in Webster Groves

See covid policies at this link

Band: Sadie Hawkins Day String Band ( Anne and Colleen Williamson, Dave Black, Dan Higgins, and Thomas Coriell.)

Caller: John Coffman

Contra Dance

Sunday, Aug 7th, 7 pm - 9:30 pm
 

$10

at The Monday Club in Webster Groves

See covid policies at this link

Caller: Jonathan Sivier

Band: Rich and Famous (Martha Edwards & Rich Egan)

English Country

Friday, Aug 12th, 7 pm - 9 pm
 

$10

at The Monday Club in Webster Groves

See covid policies at this link

Caller: Karen Jackson and Missy Reisenleiter

Band: Ragged Robin (Billy Boyer, keyboard, Martha Edwards, violin, Tim Hirzel, recorder)

Waltz Party

Saturday, Aug 13th, 7 pm - 9:30 pm
 

$10

Waltzes and other couple dances to live music

See covid policies at this link

Band: Ragged Robin (Billy Boyer, keyboard, Martha Edwards, violin - and maybe also TBD)

Contra Dance

Sunday, Aug 14th, 7 pm - 9:30 pm
 

$10

at The Monday Club in Webster Groves

See covid policies at this link

Caller: Georges Augustin

Band: Take Two (Michael Banvard + The Boney Goat Band (Michael Saputo, Lindell Blackford, Rich Hibbs))

Contra Dance

Sunday, Aug 21st, 7 pm - 9:30 pm
 

$10

at The Monday Club in Webster Groves

See covid policies at this link

Caller: Lauren Peckman

Band: Tim Yau & Friends

Contra Dance

Sunday, Aug 28th, 7 pm - 9:30 pm
 

$10

at The Monday Club in Webster Groves

See covid policies at this link

Caller: Dale Wilson

Band: Down State Ramblers (Aaron Albrecht - fiddle, Tom Corriel - Fiddle, Blake Korte - Guitar, Quinten Voss - Guitar, Rory Morse - Banjo, Bobby La'Rose Piano)

High Tea English Dance Weekend

Friday, Sep 2nd, 7 pm - Sunday, Sep 4th, 3 pm
 

at The Monday Club in Webster Groves

3 days of English Country Dance

See covid policies at this link

Caller: Orly Krasner

Band: Earl Gaddis, violin, Martha Edwards, violin, and Dave Wiesler, piano

See our High Tea page for more info

Contra Dance

Sunday, Sep 4th, 7 pm - 9:30 pm
 

$10

at The Monday Club in Webster Groves

See covid policies at this link

Caller: Bob Green

Band: Earl Gaddis, violin, Martha Edwards, violin, and Dave Wiesler, piano

English Country

Friday, Sep 9th, 7 pm - 9 pm
 

$10

at The Monday Club in Webster Groves

See covid policies at this link

Caller: Courtney Cartwright

Band: Ragged Robin: Billy Boyer, keyboard, Ben Schreiber, violin

Waltz Party

Saturday, Sep 10th, 7 pm - 9:30 pm
 

$10

at The Monday Club in Webster Groves

Waltzes and other couple dances to live music

See covid policies at this link

Band: Ragged Robin (Billy Boyer, piano, Ben Schreiber, violin)

Contra Dance

Sunday, Sep 11th, 7 pm - 9:30 pm
 

$10

at The Monday Club in Webster Groves

See covid policies at this link

Caller: Sarah Kaiser

Band: Hot Coffee Breakdown (Kate Sanders, Tom Cunningham, & Luis DeLeon)

Contra Dance

Sunday, Sep 18th, 7 pm - 9:30 pm
 

$10

at The Monday Club in Webster Groves

See covid policies at this link

Caller: Jim Thaxter

Band: Jim Nelson & Dedo Norris

English Country

Friday, Sep 23rd, 7 pm - 9:30 pm
 

$10

at The Monday Club in Webster Groves

See covid policies at this link

Caller: Peter Wollenberg

Band: Ragged Robin: Billy Boyer, keyboard, Martha Edwards, violin

Contra Dance

Sunday, Sep 25th, 7 pm - 9:30 pm
 

$10

at The Monday Club in Webster Groves

See covid policies at this link

Caller: Mac McKeever

Band: Roger Netherton & Friends

Contra Dance

Sunday, Oct 2nd, 7 pm - 9:30 pm
 

$10

at The Monday Club in Webster Groves

See covid policies at this link

Caller: John Coffman

Band: Ellen Gomez and Friends


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Contra Dance

Sunday, Oct 9th, 7 pm - 9:30 pm
 

$10

at The Monday Club in Webster Groves

See covid policies at this link

Caller: Keith Tuxhorn

Band: Trad to the Bone (John Bolduan (guitar) & friends)

Waltz Party

Saturday, Oct 15th, 7 pm - 9:30 pm
 

$10

at The Monday Club in Webster Groves

Waltzes and other couple dances to live music

See covid policies at this link

Band: Ragged Robin (Billy Boyer, piano, Ben Schreiber, violin)

More info at: https://childgrove.org/

Contra Dance

Sunday, Oct 16th, 7 pm - 9:30 pm
 

$10

at The Monday Club in Webster Groves

See covid policies at this link

Caller: Dale Wilson

Band: Bill Sevores & Friends (Fiddle, banjo, guitar & bass)

Contra Dance

Sunday, Oct 23rd, 7 pm - 9:30 pm
 

$10

at The Monday Club in Webster Groves

See covid policies at this link

Caller: Karen Jackson

Band: Mound City Slickers

English Country

Friday, Oct 28th, 7 pm - 9:30 pm
 

$10

at The Monday Club in Webster Groves

See covid policies at this link

Caller: TBA

Band: Ragged Robin: Billy Boyer, keyboard, Martha Edwards, violin

Contra Dance

Sunday, Oct 30th, 7 pm - 9:30 pm
 

$10

at The Monday Club in Webster Groves

See covid policies at this link

Caller: Kathy Coffman

Band: Banvard & Buddies

Contra Dance

Sunday, Nov 6th, 7 pm - 9:30 pm
 

$10

at The Monday Club in Webster Groves

See covid policies at this link

Caller: Lauren Peckman

Band: Sadie Hawkins Day (Annie and Colleen Williamson, Dan Higgins, etc)

Waltz Party

Sunday, Nov 13th, 7 pm - 9:30 pm
 

$10

at The Monday Club in Webster Groves

Waltzes and other couple dances to live music

See covid policies at this link

Band: Ragged Robin

Contra Dance

Sunday, Nov 20th, 7 pm - 9:30 pm
 

$10

at The Monday Club in Webster Groves

See covid policies at this link

Caller: Sarah Kaiser

Band: 3 Crooked Men(Michael Banvard, Sean Barth, and Keith Dudding)

English Country

Friday, Nov 25th, 7 pm - 9:30 pm
 

$10

at The Monday Club in Webster Groves

See covid policies at this link

Caller: TBA

Band: Ragged Robin: Billy Boyer, keyboard, Martha Edwards, violin

Contra Dance

Sunday, Dec 4th, 7 pm - 9:30 pm
 

$10

at The Monday Club in Webster Groves

See covid policies at this link

Caller: Mac McKeever

Band: STL Trad Session Players (Tim Yau & Friends from Irish tradition)

Waltz Party

Sunday, Dec 11th, 7 pm - 9:30 pm
 

$10

at The Monday Club in Webster Groves

Waltzes and other couple dances to live music

See covid policies at this link

Band: Ragged Robin

Contra Dance

Sunday, Dec 18th, 7 pm - 9:30 pm
 

$10

at The Monday Club in Webster Groves

See covid policies at this link

Caller: Bob Green

Band: Campeau Creek Boys (Fred Campeau from Chicago on fiddle, Jim Nelson on guitar, Jeff Miller on banjo, Dedo Norris on bass)

New Year's Eve Party and Dance

Saturday, Dec 31st, 8 pm - Sunday, Jan 1st, 2023 1 am
 

For events after Jan 1, 2023, or to merge our calendar with your own: Visit the Full Google Calendar

 

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Past dances of 2020