PICD Roller Skating Night
Feb
27
7:30 PM19:30

PICD Roller Skating Night

Come to Happy Wheels at 331 Warren Ave in Portland the evening of Tuesday, February 27, 2018 and get to know your fellow contra dancers!  This is Happy Wheels' regular weekly adult evening, so you must be 18 or older to attend.  Admission is $7, plus $2 if you got to rent skates ($3 for inline).  Drop in anytime between 7:30 and 10:00PM.

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Bad Plaid with Shari Shakti
Mar
8
7:00 PM19:00

Bad Plaid with Shari Shakti

Join us for a Thursday night Portland Intown Contra Dance! Beginner's lesson at 7:00 p.m. and dancing from 7:30-10 p.m. at State Street Church. Beginners welcome, no partner needed, and gender-free dance roles! Tonight, Bad Plaid will be performing with caller Shari Shakti.

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The Portland Triple-Decker!
May
5
1:30 PM13:30

The Portland Triple-Decker!

Join Portland Intown Contra Dance for The Portland Triple-Decker, our first ever 9-hour contra dance! Waltz lesson from 1:30-2PM, then contra dancing 2-11PM. 3 BANDS:  Calluna, Joy Compass & Orono Contraband and 3 CALLERS:  Dave Eisenstadter, Quena Crain & Angela DeCarlis!

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PICD at Congress Square Park! Wild Rumpus with Darlene Underwood
Jun
20
6:00 PM18:00

PICD at Congress Square Park! Wild Rumpus with Darlene Underwood

Join us for a special PICD dance in Congress Square Park in Portland, ME from 6-8 p.m. This is an open, public, free dance in a park. Just walk up and dance! Wild Rumpus (Deborah Colón, Karl Colón, and Bobby Douglas) from Ohio will be performing, joined by caller Darlene Underwood, also from Ohio. This event is made possible through a partnership with Friends of Congress Square Park.

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PICD at Congress Square Park! The Riff Raff with Dugan Murphy
Jul
18
6:00 PM18:00

PICD at Congress Square Park! The Riff Raff with Dugan Murphy

Join us for a special PICD dance in Congress Square Park in Portland, ME from 6-8 p.m. This is an open, public, free dance in a park. Just walk up and dance! The Riff Raff (Jesse Ball, Everest Witman, Matt Kenney, and Clara Stickney) mostly from Western Massachusetts will be performing, joined by caller Dugan Murphy. This event is made possible through a partnership with Friends of Congress Square Park.

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PICD at Congress Square Park! Maivish with Dugan Murphy
Aug
15
6:00 PM18:00

PICD at Congress Square Park! Maivish with Dugan Murphy

Join us for a special PICD dance in Congress Square Park in Portland, ME from 6-8 p.m. This is an open, public, free dance in a park. Just walk up and dance! Maivish (Jaige Trudel & Adam Broome) from Quebec will be performing, joined by caller Dugan Murphy. This event is made possible through a partnership with Friends of Congress Square Park.

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PICD at Congress Square Park! Julie Vallimont & Friends with Shari Shakti
Sep
19
6:00 PM18:00

PICD at Congress Square Park! Julie Vallimont & Friends with Shari Shakti

  • Friends of Congress Square Park (map)
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Join us for a special PICD dance in Congress Square Park in Portland, ME from 6-8 p.m. This is an open, public, free dance in a park. Just walk up and dance! Julie Vallimont & Friends will be performing, joined by rising star caller Shari Shakti. This event is made possible through a partnership with Friends of Congress Square Park.

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Hen of the Woods with Dugan Murphy
Feb
1
7:00 PM19:00

Hen of the Woods with Dugan Murphy

Join us for a Thursday night Portland Intown Contra Dance! Beginner's lesson at 7:00 p.m. and dancing from 7:30-10 p.m. at State Street Church. Beginners welcome, no partner needed, and gender-free dance roles! Tonight, Hen of the Woods will be performing with callers Dugan Murphy, Lily Allen, and Catherine Begin.

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Volution with Gretchen Hanes
Dec
28
7:00 PM19:00

Volution with Gretchen Hanes

Join us for a Thursday night Portland Intown Contra Dance! Beginner's lesson at 7:00 p.m. and dancing from 7:30-10 p.m. at State Street Church. Beginners welcome, no partner needed, and gender-free dance roles! Tonight, Volution will be performing with caller Gretchen Hanes.

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Anna Patton and Andrew VanNorstrand with Amy Englesberg with Caller Sarah VanNorstrand
Dec
7
7:00 PM19:00

Anna Patton and Andrew VanNorstrand with Amy Englesberg with Caller Sarah VanNorstrand

Join us for a Thursday night Portland Intown Contra Dance! Beginner's lesson at 7:00 p.m. and dancing from 7:30-10 p.m. at State Street Church. Beginners welcome, no partner needed, and gender-free dance roles!Tonight, Anna Patton and Andrew VanNorstrand with Amy Englesberg will be performing with caller Sarah VanNorstrand.

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Catastrophe with Chris Riccioti
Nov
2
7:00 PM19:00

Catastrophe with Chris Riccioti

Join us for a Thursday night Portland Intown Contra Dance! Beginner's lesson at 7:00 p.m. and dancing from 7:30-10 p.m. at State Street Church. Beginners welcome, no partner needed, and gender-free dance roles! Tonight, Catastrophe will be performing with caller Chris Riccioti.

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Ellen and Neil with Frannie Marr
Oct
19
7:00 PM19:00

Ellen and Neil with Frannie Marr

Join us for a Thursday night Portland Intown Contra Dance! Beginner's lesson at 7:00 p.m. and dancing from 7:30-10 p.m. at State Street Church. Beginners welcome, no partner needed, and gender-free dance roles! Tonight, Ellen and Neil will be performing with caller Frannie Marr.

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Catastrophe with Ron Blechner
Oct
12
7:00 PM19:00

Catastrophe with Ron Blechner

Join us for a Thursday night Portland Intown Contra Dance! Beginner's lesson at 7:00 p.m. and dancing from 7:30-10 p.m. at State Street Church. Beginners welcome, no partner needed, and gender-free dance roles! Tonight, Catastrophe will be performing with caller Ron Blechner.

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New Brew with David Millstone
Oct
5
7:00 PM19:00

New Brew with David Millstone

Join us for a Thursday night Portland Intown Contra Dance! Beginner's lesson at 7:00 p.m. and dancing from 7:30-10 p.m. at State Street Church. Beginners welcome, no partner needed, and gender-free dance roles! Tonight, New Brew will be performing with caller David Millstone.

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PICD at Congress Square Park! Glen, Bethany & Dave with Dugan Murphy
Sep
20
6:00 PM18:00

PICD at Congress Square Park! Glen, Bethany & Dave with Dugan Murphy

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Join us for a special PICD dance in Congress Square Park in Portland, ME from 6-8 p.m. This is an open, public, free dance in a park. Just walk up and dance! A trio comprised of Glen Loper, Bethany Waickman, and Dave Langford will be performing, joined by caller Dugan Murphy. This event is made possible through a partnership with Friends of Congress Square Park.

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Roochie Toochie and the Ragtime Shepherd Kings with Dugan Murphy
Sep
14
7:00 PM19:00

Roochie Toochie and the Ragtime Shepherd Kings with Dugan Murphy

Join us for our weekly Portland Intown Contra Dance! We meet every Thursday night to social dance from 7-10 p.m. at State Street Church. Beginners welcome, no partner needed, and gender-free dance roles! Performing tonight is Roochie Toochie and the Ragtime Shepherd Kings, with caller Dugan Murphy.

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Ness and the Sonic Solutions with Krysten Raymond and Shari Shakti
Sep
7
7:00 PM19:00

Ness and the Sonic Solutions with Krysten Raymond and Shari Shakti

Join us for our weekly Portland Intown Contra Dance! We meet every Thursday night to social dance from 7-10 p.m. at State Street Church. Beginners welcome, no partner needed, and gender-free dance roles! Performing tonight is Ness and the Sonic Solutions, with callers Krysten Raymond and Shari Shakti.

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Tempest with David Kaynor
Aug
24
7:00 PM19:00

Tempest with David Kaynor

Join us for our weekly Portland Intown Contra Dance! We meet every Thursday night to social dance from 7-10 p.m. at State Street Church. Beginners welcome, no partner needed, and gender-free dance roles! Performing tonight is Tempest, with caller David Kaynor.

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