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Matthew, Max, and Ben with Catherine Begin

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

Join us for a Thursday night Portland Intown Contra Dance!


Beginner's lesson at 7:00 p.m.

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


10 bucks at the door


All ages, all people welcome!

Gender-free dance roles!

No partner needed!

New dancers encouraged to come! :)



Music this evening will be provided by Matthew, Max, and Ben.  They are Matthew Christian (fiddle, foot percussion, and DADGAD guitar) and Max Carmichael (bouzouki, flute, and whistle) from New York City, joined by our own Ben Hemmendinger (accordion). Our caller is our own Catherine Begin. This will be her first time calling the entire evening!



Enter through the courtyard.

State Street Church is located at 159 State Street. For directions, use Google Maps.

Parking is free after 6pm on street around the State Street/West End neighborhood. You may also park at The Fresh Approach Market or The Reiche School on Brackett Street. See the parking info and map.  We recommend saving extra time, as it might take a bit to find a spot.

Earlier Event: November 22
Nope! No dance tonight.
Later Event: December 6
Stomp Rocket with Will Mentor