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Winter Ball: The Pic'd Up Orchestra with Dugan Murphy

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

Join us for the Portland Intown Contra Dance Winter Ball!


Dancers are encouraged to wear festive clothing in winter colors.

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 the Portland Intown Contra Dance's open band, The Pic'd Up Orchestra, conducted by Fearless Leader, Emily Troll, and joined by Clara Stickney (fiddle) and Neil Pearlman (piano). Click here for more information about the open band and how you can join.  Calling is our own Dugan Murphy.



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: December 13
Drivetrain with Dela Murphy
Later Event: December 27
Willy and Clayton with Luke Donforth