Folk dance events

August 2022

Fri 12 8:30 pm–11:00 pm Interactieve Folkdans Workshop donation Leuven, Belgium W balfolk
Fri 12 8:00 pm–11:00 pm Ceilidh Club £13-£19 London, UK Scottish cèilidh
Sat 13 White Horse Folk Festival Ceilidh ₤5-₤10 Grove, UK English ceilidh
Melobo Jane Bird
Sat 13 6:30 pm– 1:00 am Benenwerk - Ballroom Brugeoise Bruges, Belgium balfolk
Laoun Viorel Phlox Kwartet
Sun 14 2:00 pm– 8:00 pm Folkwoodsreünie donation Eindhoven, Netherlands balfolk
Paracetamol Swinco Wouter Kuyper
Sun 14 2:30 pm– 4:30 pm Sunday Afternoon Masterclass ₤6 Maidstone, UK W English ceilidh
John Sweeney
Tue 16 7:00 pm–10:00 pm Balfolk at Vyšehrad Prague, Czechia balfolk
Wed 17 Folkbal Gent, Belgium balfolk
Wed 17 7:30 pm–10:00 pm Practica En Plein Air Brussels, Belgium balfolk
Thu 18 Baleynbal Belsele, Belgium balfolk
Follia
Thu 18 6:30 pm– 8:30 pm Tańce ceili w plenerze 25 PLN Poznań, Poland W Irish céilí
Fri 19 8:00 pm–11:00 pm Practica & Initiation Bouwel, Belgium W balfolk
Fri 19 8:00 pm–11:00 pm Ceilidh Club £13-£19 London, UK Scottish cèilidh
Sat 20 Threepenny Bit in Wareham Wareham, UK English ceilidh
Threepenny Bit
Sat 20 1:00 pm– 6:00 pm Velodroom Zomerbal €14-€18 Leuven, Belgium W balfolk
Emmarilin Airboxes
Sat 20 1:00 pm– 6:00 pm Velodroom Dansnamiddag donation Leuven, Belgium W balfolk
Sat 20 6:00 pm–11:00 pm Buitenbal Harfsen €10 Harfsen, Netherlands W balfolk
Wouter Kuyper
Sun 21 Folkbal Nieuwmunster, Belgium balfolk
Boreas
Tue 23 7:00 pm–10:00 pm Balfolk at Vyšehrad Prague, Czechia balfolk
Tue 23 8:00 pm–11:30 pm Boeuf Folk Au CBO free Brussels, Belgium balfolk
Thu 25 Baleynbal Belsele, Belgium balfolk
Trioblique La RéVeilleuse
Thu 25 6:30 pm– 8:30 pm Tańce ceili w plenerze 25 PLN Poznań, Poland W Irish céilí
Fri 26 Threepenny Bit in Shrewsbury Shrewsbury, UK English ceilidh
Threepenny Bit
Sun 28 2:00 pm– 3:30 pm Josephine Mini Bal free Dunedin, New Zealand W balfolk
Catgut and Steel
Sun 28 5:30 pm– 8:30 pm Rosentanz Halle, Germany balfolk
Monsieur Circulaire
Tue 30 7:00 pm–10:00 pm Balfolk at Vyšehrad Prague, Czechia balfolk
Wed 31 Folkbal Gent, Belgium balfolk
Wed 31 7:30 pm–10:30 pm Bal Étoile donation London, UK balfolk
Wed 31 8:30 pm–11:00 pm Interactieve Folkdans Workshop donation Leuven, Belgium W balfolk

September 2022

Sat 3 BunkFest Wallingford, UK English ceilidh
Banter Jigfoot Jane Bird
Sat 3 1:30 pm– 1:00 am ComSibal Leuven, Belgium W balfolk
Naragonia Airboxes
Sat 3 5:00 pm–10:30 pm Season opening Balfolk Zuid-Holland with PFM! €10 Rotterdam, Netherlands W balfolk
PFM!
Sun 4 12:00 pm– 6:00 pm Folkbal Boerke Mutsaers €5-€10 Tilburg, Netherlands W balfolk
Sun 4 7:00 pm–11:00 pm Bal with Duo Tanghe-Coudroy Marburg, Germany W balfolk
Duo Tanghe-Coudroy
Tue 6 7:00 pm–10:00 pm Balfolk at Vyšehrad Prague, Czechia balfolk
Tue 6 7:00 pm–10:00 pm Balfolk Express trial lesson €5 Utrecht, Netherlands W balfolk
Wed 7 8:30 pm–10:00 pm Trial beginner lesson donation Enschede, Netherlands W balfolk
Fri 9 7:00 pm– 8:30 pm Trial beginner lesson donation Zwolle, Netherlands W balfolk
Fri 9 7:30 pm–11:00 pm On Bouge £8-£10 London, UK balfolk
Fri 9 7:30 pm–10:00 pm Festival of Europe Euro-Bal £10 Brighton, UK balfolk
Ange Hauck & Keith Macdonald
Fri 9 8:00 pm–11:30 pm Unicorn Ceilidh £6-£11 Baldock, UK English ceilidh
Oxford NAGS Barry Goodman
Sat 10 8:00 pm–11:00 pm London Barndance with Rhi Davies, Sioned Davies and Fiddlechicks £5-£14 London, UK contra
Fiddlechicks Rhi Davies Sioned Davies
Sun 11 12:00 pm– 4:00 pm Pre-Topette Bal Miniscule free Oxford, UK W balfolk
Sun 11 3:00 pm– 9:00 pm Wageningen Junushoff €14-€20 Wageningen, Netherlands W balfolk
Duo Thézé & friends
Sun 11 2:30 pm– 4:30 pm Sunday Afternoon Masterclass ₤6 Maidstone, UK W English ceilidh
John Sweeney
Sun 11 4:30 pm– 7:00 pm Topette!! Tea-Bal £9.50-£15 Oxford, UK balfolk
Topette
Mon 12 7:00 pm– 8:30 pm Dance Class Level 4 Brussels, Belgium W balfolk
Tue 13 6:00 pm– 7:30 pm Dance Class Level 1 Brussels, Belgium W balfolk
Tue 13 7:00 pm–10:00 pm Balfolk at Vyšehrad Prague, Czechia balfolk
Tue 13 7:30 pm– 9:00 pm Dance Class Level 8 Brussels, Belgium W balfolk
Tue 13 9:00 pm–10:30 pm Workshop Levels 4-8 Brussels, Belgium W balfolk
Wed 14 7:00 pm– 8:30 pm Dance Class Level 6 Etterbeek, Belgium W balfolk
Wed 14 8:30 pm–10:00 pm Dance Class Level 1 Etterbeek, Belgium W balfolk
Thu 15 7:00 pm– 8:30 pm Dance Class Level 3 Etterbeek, Belgium W balfolk
Thu 15 7:00 pm–11:30 pm Social dance in Mezrab with Loogaroo €13 Amsterdam, Netherlands W balfolk
Loogaroo PFM!
Thu 15 8:30 pm–10:00 pm Dance Class Level 2 Etterbeek, Belgium W balfolk
Fri 16 8:00 pm–11:00 pm TANZHaus Wabe Berlin, Germany balfolk
Bal-à-Deux Javallon
Fri 16 7:45 pm–10:45 pm Alcester Contra £4-£15 Alcester, UK contra
Alan, Ali and Edward Rachel Wallace
Sat 17 Catsfield Steamers in Brightling Brightling, UK English ceilidh
Catsfield Steamers
Sat 17 Puis Podium Libre Quevaucamps, Belgium balfolk
E Saquant Bèyaus
Sat 17 1:15 pm–10:30 pm Zonnebal €25-€35 Amsterdam, Netherlands W balfolk
Les Zéoles Tref PFM!
Sat 17 4:30 pm–10:00 pm American Contra Dance in Paris Paris, France W contra
The Night Before Charlotte Rich-Griffin
Sat 17 7:30 pm–11:00 pm Ashford ceilidh £10-£12 Ashford, UK W English ceilidh
Bowstring John Sweeney
Sun 18 2:00 pm– 6:00 pm BalFolk £5 Weedon Bec, UK W balfolk
Sun 18 7:00 pm–10:00 pm Plantec 300-350 CZK Brno, Czechia W balfolk
Plantec Lichočar
Mon 19 8:30 pm–10:00 pm NederDans: Group Dances In Dutch Brussels, Belgium W balfolk
Tue 20 7:00 pm–10:00 pm Balfolk at Vyšehrad Prague, Czechia balfolk
Sat 24 Leeds Contra £10 Leeds, UK contra
English Contra Dance Band Geoff Cubitt
Sat 24 Cat's Claw in Cardiff Cardiff, UK English ceilidh
Cat's Claw Mic Spenceley
Sat 24 Catsfield Steamers in Matfield Matfield, UK English ceilidh
Catsfield Steamers
Sat 24 2:00 pm–11:00 pm French & Scandi Dance Ketton, UK W balfolk scandi
Sat 24 6:30 pm–11:30 pm Venn in Horsely Stroud, UK balfolk
Venn
Sat 24 7:30 pm–10:30 pm Dansez Français Brighton, UK balfolk
Sun 25 Brummie Contra £5-£10 Birmingham, UK contra
English Contra Dance Band
Sun 25 2:00 pm– 3:30 pm Josephine Mini Bal free Dunedin, New Zealand W balfolk
Catgut and Steel
Tue 27 7:00 pm–10:00 pm Balfolk at Vyšehrad Prague, Czechia balfolk
Wed 28 7:30 pm–11:59 pm Balfolk café Nijmegen €10 Nijmegen, Netherlands W balfolk
Wouter en de Draak

October 2022

Sat 1 Portland Drive in Willand Willand, UK contra
Portland Drive
Sat 1 1:00 pm–11:00 pm Oktoberbal in Rotterdam €25 Rotterdam, Netherlands W balfolk
Sat 1 7:30 pm–10:30 pm Sytchampton Saturday dance £8 Sytchampton, UK Playford contra
The Falconers Geoff Cubitt
Sat 1 7:30 pm–11:00 pm Nottingham Contra Dance Nottingham, UK contra
English Contra Dance Band Charlie Turner
Sun 2 Hexham Village Band in Hexham Hexham, UK English ceilidh
Hexham Village Band Joey Oliver
Tue 4 Boombal Gent, Belgium balfolk
Fri 7 Folkbal Namur, Belgium W balfolk
Trio14
Fri 7 7:45 pm–10:45 pm Alcester Contra £4-£15 Alcester, UK contra
Bruce Rosen and George Wilson Sue Rosen
Sat 8 Take The Biscuit in Kennington Oxford, UK English ceilidh
Take The Biscuit Lisa Heywood
Sat 8 Kendal Scout Group Cumbrian Ceilidh ₤5-₤11.37 Kendal, UK English ceilidh
Striding Edge
Sat 8 8:00 pm–11:00 pm London Barndance with Rhodri Davies and Vertical Expression £5-£14 London, UK contra
Vertical Expression Rhodri Davies
Sun 9 2:30 pm– 4:30 pm Sunday Afternoon Masterclass ₤6 Maidstone, UK W English ceilidh
John Sweeney
Wed 12 8:00 pm–12:00 am Folkbal Wilhelmina €8 Eindhoven, Netherlands W balfolk
Airboxes
Fri 14 Hexham Village Band in Hexham Hexham, UK English ceilidh
Hexham Village Band Joey Oliver
Fri 14 Beatroot in Norwich Norwich, UK English ceilidh
Beatroot
Fri 14 Duo Lopez/Herremans €6-€15 Leipzig, Germany balfolk
Duo Lopez/Herremans
Fri 14 7:30 pm–11:00 pm On Bouge £8-£10 London, UK balfolk
Anna Pack Frances Watt
Sat 15 White Horse Autumn Ceilidh Grove, UK English ceilidh
Cotteswalde Country Dance Band Tina Morris
Sat 15 7:00 pm–11:00 pm Grand Bal with Les Zeoles London, UK W balfolk
Les Zeoles
Sun 16 1:15 pm– 6:15 pm Folk Dance for Beginners €20-€50 Brussels, Belgium W balfolk
Wed 19 7:30 pm–11:59 pm Balfolk café Nijmegen €15 Nijmegen, Netherlands W balfolk
Nubia
Fri 21 8:00 pm–11:00 pm TANZHaus Wabe Berlin, Germany balfolk
Sat 22 Leeds Contra £10 Leeds, UK contra
Vertical Expression Rhodri Davies
Sat 22 8:00 pm–11:00 pm Blowzabella Self Promo Dance £5-£24 Oxton, UK balfolk
Blowzabella
Sun 23 2:30 pm– 7:00 pm Bal Massif £5-£15 Oxford, UK W balfolk
Confluence Helen Gentile & Lewis Wood Sawney White Bird Shivelight
Sat 29 Portland Drive in Whittington Whittington, UK contra
Portland Drive Lynne Render
Sat 29 Albireo in Poynton Poynton, UK English ceilidh
Albireo
Sat 29 4:00 pm–11:00 pm Halloweenbal 2022 in Poortugaal €25 Rotterdam, Netherlands W balfolk
Sat 29 7:00 pm–10:30 pm Halloween Ceilidh £10-£15 London, UK English ceilidh
Ceilidh Liberation Front
Sun 30 1:30 pm– 1:00 am Halloween ComSibal Leuven, Belgium W balfolk
Broes Trio Baladins

November 2022

Fri 4 Portland Drive in Symonds Yat Symonds Yat, UK contra
Portland Drive Geoff Cubitt
Fri 4 Boombal Gent, Belgium balfolk
Fri 4 8:00 pm–11:59 pm Folkbal Namur, Belgium W balfolk
Wall Street Tout Bout D'chants
Fri 4 7:45 pm–10:45 pm Alcester Contra £4-£15 Alcester, UK contra
Contrasaurus Liam Binley
Sat 5 Brummie Contra £5-£10 Birmingham, UK contra
Alan & Benjamin
Sun 6 7:00 pm–11:00 pm Bal with Snaarmaarwaar €11-€17 Marburg, Germany W balfolk
Snaarmaarwaar
Wed 9 8:00 pm–12:00 am Folkbal Wilhelmina €8 Eindhoven, Netherlands W balfolk
Naragonia
Fri 11 Keel Band in Norwich Norwich, UK English ceilidh
Keel Band
Sat 12 Diatonics in Havant Havant, UK English ceilidh
Diatonics
Sat 12 1:30 pm– 1:00 am ComSibal Leuven, Belgium W balfolk
Sat 12 7:30 pm–11:00 pm Mixed dance Nottingham, UK contra Playford
Deo Volente Ivan Aitken
Sat 12 8:00 pm–11:00 pm London Barndance with Charlotte Rich-Griffin and English Contra Dance Band £5-£14 London, UK contra
English Contra Dance Band Charlotte Rich-Griffin
Sun 13 2:30 pm– 4:30 pm Sunday Afternoon Masterclass ₤6 Maidstone, UK W English ceilidh
John Sweeney
Thu 17 7:00 pm–11:30 pm Social dance in Mezrab €13 Amsterdam, Netherlands W balfolk
Sat 19 Juice in Cardiff Cardiff, UK English ceilidh
Juice Ned Clamp
Sat 19 1:00 pm– 5:00 pm Mazurka 'Legitima' Amsterdam, Netherlands balfolk
Wim te Groen Airboxes
Wed 23 7:30 pm–11:59 pm Balfolk café Nijmegen €15 Nijmegen, Netherlands W balfolk
Nebel
Fri 25 Hexham Village Band in Hexham Hexham, UK English ceilidh
Hexham Village Band Joey Oliver
Sun 27 4:30 pm– 7:00 pm Blowzabella at Oxfolk £6-£16 Oxford, UK balfolk
Blowzabella

December 2022

Fri 2 The Marisca Trio in Norwich Norwich, UK English ceilidh
The Marisca Trio
Sat 3 Leeds Contra £10 Leeds, UK contra
Contrasaurus Andrew Swaine
Sat 3 White Horse Christmas Ceilidh £4-£8 Grove, UK English ceilidh
Sawney White Bird Will Hall
Sat 3 7:30 pm–11:00 pm Ashford ceilidh £10-£12 Ashford, UK W English ceilidh
Hot Rats John Sweeney
Sun 4 Brummie Contra £5-£10 Birmingham, UK contra
Wild Ride
Sun 4 1:15 pm– 6:15 pm Folk Dance for Beginners €20-€50 Brussels, Belgium W balfolk
Mon 5 Banter in Baldock Baldock, UK English ceilidh
Banter
Fri 9 8:00 pm–11:59 pm Folkbal Namur, Belgium W balfolk
Avec Ou Sans Bretelles Manäcken
Sat 10 6:30 pm–11:30 pm Venn in Horsely Stroud, UK balfolk
Venn
Sat 10 8:00 pm–11:00 pm London Barndance with Geoff Cubitt and Contrasaurus £5-£14 London, UK contra
Contrasaurus Geoff Cubitt
Sun 11 2:30 pm– 4:30 pm Sunday Afternoon Masterclass ₤6 Maidstone, UK W English ceilidh
John Sweeney
Wed 14 8:00 pm–12:00 am Folkbal Wilhelmina €8 Eindhoven, Netherlands W balfolk
Laouen
Thu 15 7:00 pm–11:30 pm Social dance in Mezrab €13 Amsterdam, Netherlands W balfolk
Sat 17 7:30 pm–10:30 pm Sytchampton Saturday dance £8 Sytchampton, UK Playford contra
3D David Wright Kathryn Wright
Mon 19 7:00 pm– 8:30 pm Dance Class Level 4 Etterbeek, Belgium W balfolk
Mon 19 8:30 pm–10:00 pm NederDans: Group Dances In Dutch Brussels, Belgium W balfolk
Tue 20 6:00 pm– 7:30 pm Dance Class Level 1 Brussels, Belgium W balfolk
Tue 20 7:30 pm– 9:00 pm Dance Class Level 8 Brussels, Belgium W balfolk
Tue 20 9:00 pm–10:30 pm Workshop Levels 4-8 Brussels, Belgium W balfolk
Wed 21 7:00 pm– 8:30 pm Dance Class Level 6 Etterbeek, Belgium W balfolk
Wed 21 7:30 pm–11:59 pm Balfolk café Nijmegen €10 Nijmegen, Netherlands W balfolk
Cardboard Cabin
Wed 21 8:30 pm–10:00 pm Dance Class Level 1 Etterbeek, Belgium W balfolk
Thu 22 7:00 pm– 8:30 pm Dance Class Level 3 Brussels, Belgium W balfolk
Thu 22 8:30 pm–10:00 pm Dance Class Level 2 Brussels, Belgium W balfolk
Mon 26 Boombal Gent, Belgium balfolk
Wed 28 The Hedgehog's Skin in Hexham Hexham, UK English ceilidh
The Hedgehog's Skin Joey Oliver
Fri 30 Brummie Contra £5-£10 Birmingham, UK contra

January 2023

Wed 11 8:00 pm–12:00 am Folkbal Wilhelmina €10 Eindhoven, Netherlands W balfolk
Sat 21 Green/Matthews in Cardiff Cardiff, UK English ceilidh
Green/Matthews Bob Morgan
Wed 25 7:30 pm–11:59 pm Balfolk café Nijmegen €10 Nijmegen, Netherlands W balfolk
Laouen

February 2023

Sat 4 Winter Ceilidh Grove, UK English ceilidh
Larkrise Ranters Leslie Dunlop
Sat 4 Boombal Gent, Belgium balfolk
Sun 5 12:00 pm–11:00 pm Bal in Diemen Diemen, Netherlands balfolk
Wed 8 8:00 pm–12:00 am Folkbal Wilhelmina €10 Eindhoven, Netherlands W balfolk
Androneda
Sat 11 Diatonics in Kennington Oxford, UK English ceilidh
Diatonics Hannah Moore
Wed 22 7:30 pm–11:59 pm Balfolk café Nijmegen €10 Nijmegen, Netherlands W balfolk
Viorel

March 2023

Wed 8 8:00 pm–12:00 am Folkbal Wilhelmina €10 Eindhoven, Netherlands W balfolk
Sat 11 Catsfield Steamers in Bexhill Bexhill, UK English ceilidh
Catsfield Steamers
Wed 22 7:30 pm–11:59 pm Balfolk café Nijmegen €10 Nijmegen, Netherlands W balfolk
Duo Rodriguez-Franceschini
Tue 28 Boombal Gent, Belgium balfolk

April 2023

Wed 12 8:00 pm–12:00 am Folkbal Wilhelmina €10 Eindhoven, Netherlands W balfolk
Fri 14 7:30 pm–11:59 pm Avondbal bij de Muziekstage St.Michielsgestel, Netherlands balfolk
Sat 15 7:30 pm–11:59 pm Avondbal bij de Muziekstage St.Michielsgestel, Netherlands balfolk
Sat 22 Albireo in Newark Newark, UK English ceilidh
Albireo
Sat 22 7:30 pm–11:00 pm Playford Ball Nottingham, UK Playford
Wed 26 7:30 pm–11:59 pm Balfolk café Nijmegen €10 Nijmegen, Netherlands W balfolk
Queens of Baba

May 2023

Wed 10 8:00 pm–12:00 am Folkbal Wilhelmina €10 Eindhoven, Netherlands W balfolk
Wed 17 7:30 pm–11:59 pm Balfolk café Nijmegen €10 Nijmegen, Netherlands W balfolk
Fior
Sat 20 Out of Hand in Cardiff Cardiff, UK English ceilidh
Out of Hand
Sat 27 Coldharbour in Chippenham Chippenham, UK balfolk
Coldharbour
Sat 27 Boombal Gent, Belgium balfolk

June 2023

Wed 7 Folkbal Gent, Belgium balfolk
Emmarilin
Wed 14 8:00 pm–12:00 am Folkbal Wilhelmina €10 Eindhoven, Netherlands W balfolk
Wed 21 7:30 pm–11:59 pm Balfolk café Nijmegen €10 Nijmegen, Netherlands W balfolk
Fri 23 Topette Weekend public bal Halsway, UK balfolk
Topette
Sat 24 Catsfield Steamers in Herstmonceux Herstmonceux, UK English ceilidh
Catsfield Steamers

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