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The Mad Robin Contra Dance is held on the 4th Friday of every month.  We hold an introductory lesson for newcomers at 7:45pm, before the dance begins at 8:00.  All dances are taught and dancers of all ages and abilities are welcome!  Bring soft-soled shoes, a water-bottle and $5.00 – 12.00 for our sliding-scale entrance fee. 

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January 2018
$5 - $12

First Mad Robin Contradance of 2018!

January 26 @ 7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
First Congregational Church, 38 South Winooski Avenue
Burlington, 05401 United States
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Join us to dance in the new year on January 26, 2018! We'll have music by Atlantic Crossing, whose high energy and delectable tunes will keep you on your feet on all evening.  This band brings a mix of traditional tunes and their own compositions, with "enough energy to power a city". Excellent teaching and calling will be provided by Mad Robin Callers Dana Dwinell-Yardley, Don Stratton and Luke Donforth.  We hope you'll join us for a fabulous start to 2018! Beginner lesson…

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February 2018
$5 - $12

Mad Robin Contradance–Feb 23!

February 23 @ 7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
First Congregational Church, 38 South Winooski Avenue
Burlington, 05401 United States
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On February 23rd, we'll be dancing to the phenomenal music of family band Honey and the Hive.  Visiting us from Cornwall, Kristin, Andrew, Romy and Ben will supply lively tunes all evening.  Come share in an evening of home-made music and dance, and get to know your neighbors while you're at it! Beginner lesson at 7:45pm, contradance from 8-11pm. Please bring clean soft-soled shoes, a water bottle and $5-12 admission.   We also invite those who can to bring a treat…

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March 2018
$5 - $12

Mad Robin Contradance–March 23

March 23 @ 7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
First Congregational Church, 38 South Winooski Avenue
Burlington, 05401 United States
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For our March dance, Red Dog Riley will grace the stage.  They play "old time music with a Yankee accent", and draw inspiration from fiddle traditions around the world.  You'll hear a wild mix of instruments and foot percussion, and we guarantee you'll have a hard time standing still.  We hope you'll join us for a fun-filled evening! Beginner lesson at 7:45pm, contradance from 8-11pm. Please bring clean soft-soled shoes, a water bottle and $5-12 admission.   We also invite those…

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April 2018
$5 - $12

Mad Robin Contradance–April 27

April 27 @ 7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
First Congregational Church, 38 South Winooski Avenue
Burlington, 05401 United States
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Music is TBA--They'll Be Awesome! Beginner lesson at 7:45pm, contradance from 8-11pm. Please bring clean soft-soled shoes, a water bottle and $5-12 admission.   We also invite those who can to bring a treat to share at the dessert potluck at the break. We welcome dances of all ages and abilities at our dances!  All dances are taught, and you can come alone or bring some friends.

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May 2018
$5 - $12

Mad Robin Contradance–May 25

May 25 @ 7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
First Congregational Church, 38 South Winooski Avenue
Burlington, 05401 United States
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Music is TBA--They'll Be Awesome! Beginner lesson at 7:45pm, contradance from 8-11pm. Please bring clean soft-soled shoes, a water bottle and $5-12 admission.   We also invite those who can to bring a treat to share at the dessert potluck at the break. We welcome dances of all ages and abilities at our dances!  All dances are taught, and you can come alone or bring some friends.

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June 2018
$5 - $12

Mad Robin Contradance–June 22

June 22 @ 7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
First Congregational Church, 38 South Winooski Avenue
Burlington, 05401 United States
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Music is TBA--They'll Be Awesome! Beginner lesson at 7:45pm, contradance from 8-11pm. Please bring clean soft-soled shoes, a water bottle and $5-12 admission.   We also invite those who can to bring a treat to share at the dessert potluck at the break. We welcome dances of all ages and abilities at our dances!  All dances are taught, and you can come alone or bring some friends.

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July 2018
$5 - $12

Mad Robin Contradance–July 27

July 27 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
First Congregational Church, 38 South Winooski Avenue
Burlington, 05401 United States
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Music is TBA--They'll Be Awesome! Beginner lesson at 7:45pm, contradance from 8-11pm. Please bring clean soft-soled shoes, a water bottle and $5-12 admission.   We also invite those who can to bring a treat to share at the dessert potluck at the break. We welcome dances of all ages and abilities at our dances!  All dances are taught, and you can come alone or bring some friends.

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August 2018
$5 - $12

Mad Robin Contradance–August 24

August 24 @ 7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
First Congregational Church, 38 South Winooski Avenue
Burlington, 05401 United States
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Our music this evening will be from Polaris, a band of young musicians who have "been soaking in musical stew since before they could walk".  Marta Bartholomew and Rose Jackson on twin fiddles, Sam Zakon-Anderson on piano, and Jesse Ball on accordion, guitar, hammer dulcimer, and feet.  Bring your dancing feet and come hear what this amazing crew can do! Beginner lesson at 7:45pm, contradance from 8-11pm. Please bring clean soft-soled shoes, a water bottle and $5-12 admission.   We also invite…

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September 2018
$5 - $12

Mad Robin Contradance–September 28

September 28 @ 7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
First Congregational Church, 38 South Winooski Avenue
Burlington, 05401 United States
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What a wonderful way to start the autumn! Come dance to the music of Geezersons, a multi-generation band featuring Pete Sutherland, Jeremiah McLane, Oliver Scanlon and Guillaume Sparrow-Pepin.  These four cover a multitude of instruments between them and are famous for their dueling fiddles and accordions. Beginner lesson at 7:45pm, contradance from 8-11pm. Please bring clean soft-soled shoes, a water bottle and $5-12 admission.   We also invite those who can to bring a treat to share at the dessert potluck…

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October 2018
$5 - $12

Mad Robin Contradance–October 26

October 26 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
First Congregational Church, 38 South Winooski Avenue
Burlington, 05401 United States
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Music is TBA--They'll Be Awesome! Beginner lesson at 7:45pm, contradance from 8-11pm. Please bring clean soft-soled shoes, a water bottle and $5-12 admission.   We also invite those who can to bring a treat to share at the dessert potluck at the break. We welcome dances of all ages and abilities at our dances!  All dances are taught, and you can come alone or bring some friends.

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