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Riptide with Dugan Murphy & Gawain Thomas

  • State Street Church 159 State Street Portland, ME, 04101 United States (map)

Join us for our weekly Thursday Portland Intown Contra Dance!


Beginner's lesson at 7 p.m.

Contra dancing from 7:30 p.m. 'til 10 p.m.


10 bucks at the door

Enter through the courtyard


All ages, all people welcome!

Gender-free dance roles!

No partner needed!

New dancers encouraged to come! :)



Riptide will join us again tonight! Local favorites Glen Loper, Alden Robinson, and Owen Marshall will light up the evening.

Dugan Murphy will call half the evening, and will invite Gawain Thomas to call the second half of the evening. It will be Gawain's first half night calling! Yes!



Join us from 10 p.m. 'til close for snacks and drinks just down the street at Local 188 (just West of Longfellow Square). They've created a new tapas menu just for us, and will offer PICD dancers a discount on drinks and grub. Sweet, ain't they? All ages welcome!



Directions may be found on the State Street Church website.

Parking is free after 6pm on street around the State Street/West End neighborhood. We recommend saving extra time, as it might take a bit to find a spot.

Earlier Event: December 8
Anadama with Dela Taylor & Annabel Dryden
Later Event: December 22
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