Contra Dance
  Victoria Contra Dance is a non-profit association of dancers engaged in promoting and providing contra dance in Victoria, BC.  
No experience necessary
Caller teaches dances on the spot
Live music!
See us in action!

Introductory session at 7:00pm
Dances Saturday from 7:30pm to 10:00pm
Admission $8
* Please bring soft-soled shoes to dance in; street shoes are not allowed
and please come fragrance-free
Date Location Caller Band Notes
Apr 30 St. Matthias Doug Paterson Rig-A-Jig  
May 14 St. Luke's JD Erskine The Dancehall Players  
May 28 St. Matthias Bob Rentz The Tradewells  
Jun 11 St. Luke's Michael Karcher YOMADA  
Jun 25 St. Matthias Eric Curl Odd Hack  
Click HERE for a print-able, download-able schedule.
(after clicking HERE, choose "File", then either "Save As..." or "Print...")


What is Contra Dance?   Click HERE to watch a good Contra Dance introductory session.

Dance Organizations and Dances happening a short distance from Victoria
  1. Island Dance
  2. Vancouver Country Dance
  3. Camp Chehalis
These videos are provided by the Chattahoochee Country Dancers, Atlanta Georgia
  1. Introduction
  2. Two Dancers
  3. Four Dancers
  4. A Contra Line
  5. Come Dance With Us
  6. A Called Dance #1
  7. A Called Dance #2
  8. The Basics
  9. Contra Video Credits
Wikipedia entry
Index of some Contra Dance in Canada