Folk dance events

August 2022

Fri 5–Fri 12 Broadstairs Folk Week £64-340 Broadstairs, UK W English ceilidh contra
Banter Cock and Bull Band Fee Lock
Sun 7–Sat 13 Dance S'More $450-$900 Harrison, USA W contra
Alex Sturbaum and Bryan Lindsay Audrey Knuth and Amy Englesberg Susan Michaels Abigail Hobart
Fri 12 8:30 pm–11:00 pm Interactieve Folkdans Workshop donation Leuven, Belgium W balfolk
Sun 14 2:30 pm– 4:30 pm Sunday Afternoon Masterclass ₤6 Maidstone, UK W English ceilidh
John Sweeney
Thu 18–Sun 21 Andanças €80-€100 Campinho, Portugal W balfolk Italian
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
Sat 20–Fri 26 Whitby Folk Week £50-£286 Whitby, UK W English ceilidh contra Playford Irish set
Relentless Oxford NAGS Banter Fiddler's Elbow Out of Hand Token Women Jo Freya and Fi Fraser Melrose Quintet Peeping Tom Bearded Dragons Ali & Mollie Purcell's Polyphonic Party Stray Chords Vertical Expression Phil Bassindale Barry Goodman Cate Haynes Patrick Rose Martyn Harvey Rhodri Davies Colin Hume Bob Morgan Lynne Render Dave Turner
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
Sat 20 6:00 pm–Sun 21 12:00 pm Cannings Court French and Breton Dance £15 Dorchester, UK W balfolk
Sunday Jam Roofed With Tigers Duo Fell
Sun 21–Thu 25 Stage voor Traditionele Volksmuziek Gooik, Belgium W balfolk
Thu 25–Sun 28 Boombalfestival Lovendegem, Belgium W balfolk
Cam&Leo Embrun ba.fnu Loogaroo La Valise Beat Bouet Trio Duo Gestrikt Broes Naragonia Koriander Ciac Boum Duo Dhoore-Geerinck Phlox Rémi Geffroy Triple-X Sanseveria Les Bottines Artistiques
Thu 25 6:30 pm– 8:30 pm Tańce ceili w plenerze 25 PLN Poznań, Poland W Irish céilí
Fri 26–Mon 29 Towersey Festival £77-£162 Middle Claydon, UK W English ceilidh contra balfolk
Banter Cock and Bull Band Diatonics Flowers and Frolics Lasair Oscina Stumpy Oak Tautas Roks Urban Folk Theory Vertical Expression Whapweasel Tim Walker
Fri 26 2:00 pm–Mon 29 6:30 pm Shrewsbury Folk Festival £104.45-£201.83 Shrewsbury, UK W English ceilidh balfolk
Gloworms Threepenny Bit Godot The Rheingans Sisters Token Women Sarah Matthews & Doug Eunson Brown Boots Ceilidh Band Relentless Bedlam Erin Mansfield Phil Bassindale Peter Clifton Jo Freya Ben Moss Tom Kitching
Fri 26 6:00 pm–Sun 28 12:00 pm Sugar Hill Dance Weekend $10-$55 Bloomington, USA W contra
Sun 28 2:00 pm– 3:30 pm Josephine Mini Bal free Dunedin, New Zealand W balfolk
Catgut and Steel
Wed 31 8:30 pm–11:00 pm Interactieve Folkdans Workshop donation Leuven, Belgium W balfolk

September 2022

Fri 2 7:30 pm–Sun 4 5:30 pm Tanz & Folk Festival Oderland Trebnitz, Germany W balfolk
Snaarmaarwaar Sväng Hidrae Lunesk Chablis Familie Gerstenberg
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 Express trial lesson €5 Utrecht, Netherlands W balfolk
Wed 7 8:30 pm–10:00 pm Trial beginner lesson donation Enschede, Netherlands W balfolk
Thu 8–Sun 11 Numinosum Festival 2022 Warsaw, Poland W balfolk Polish scandi
ba.fnu Rémi Geffroy TriOblique
Fri 9 7:00 pm– 8:30 pm Trial beginner lesson donation Zwolle, Netherlands W balfolk
Fri 9 8:00 pm–Sun 11 11:59 pm 29e Folk Festival Marsinne €42-€65 Marsinne, Belgium W balfolk
Hidrae Adar I Fratelli Tarzanelli Duo Näsbom-Paulson Les Lucioles Cap au Renard Ma Petite Au pied levé Duo Esbelin-Simonnin Airboxes Les Papillons de Nuit A Contrabanda Folk à Donf Le Bour - Bodros Bal O'Gadjo
Sat 10 5:00 pm–Mon 12 1:00 am Bals en Soir Paris, France W balfolk
Bal O'Gadjo Trois fois rien Duo du Balcon
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
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 7:30 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–Sun 18 Blowzabella workshops, concert and dance Hamburg, Germany W balfolk
Blowzabella
Fri 16 4:00 pm–Sun 18 11:45 pm Simmelfolk €77-€99 Simmelsdorf, Germany W balfolk
Anke Horling Folksy Groove Agregandado DiaTao Hartwin Dhoore Geronimo Knopfgemurmel Viorel
Fri 16 4:00 pm–Sun 18 3:30 pm Echo Summit Dance Camp $300-$330 Sacramento, USA W contra
Eloise & Co. Singularity Bob Isaacs Cis Hinkle
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
Fri 23 7:00 pm–Sun 25 5:00 pm Skeer €35 TBD, Netherlands W balfolk
Sat 24 2:00 pm–11:00 pm French & Scandi Dance Ketton, UK W balfolk scandi
Sun 25 2:00 pm– 3:30 pm Josephine Mini Bal free Dunedin, New Zealand W balfolk
Catgut and Steel
Wed 28 7:30 pm–11:59 pm Balfolk café Nijmegen €10 Nijmegen, Netherlands W balfolk
Wouter en de Draak
Fri 30 8:30 pm–Sat 1 October 11:00 pm Festival Folkiri €22-€42 Le Mans, France W balfolk
Duo Pichard-Vincendeau Duo Brotto-Raibaud Trio Loubelya Adar 21 BOuTONS Bargainatt

October 2022

Sat 1 1:00 pm–11:00 pm Oktoberbal in Rotterdam €25 Rotterdam, Netherlands W balfolk
Fri 7–Sun 9 Fall Dance and Music Weekend $225 Harrison, USA W contra
Audacious Banna Damhsa Franny Marr
Fri 7–Sun 9 Festival des Panards Todmorden, UK W balfolk
Duo Pichard-Vincendeau Duo Plard-Prescott Eel Grinders Trio
Fri 7 Folkbal Namur, Belgium W balfolk
Trio14
Fri 7 6:00 pm–Sun 9 4:30 pm Folkfest Hohnstein €49-€72 Hohnstein, Germany W balfolk
Fri 7 4:30 pm–Sun 9 2:30 pm Moondance $65-$280 Pickens, USA W contra
Buzz Band Redbud Ramblers Will Mentor Cis Hinkle
Sat 8–Sun 9 Zweitägiger Tanzkurs Vienna, Austria W balfolk
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
Sat 15 11:00 am–Sun 16 3:00 pm Weekend dance workshop Berlin, Germany W balfolk
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
Thu 20 6:00 pm–Sun 23 7:00 pm CaDansa €96.50-€107.50 Steenwijk, Netherlands W balfolk
Bargainatt Diaton Duo du Balcon Duo Rodriguez-Franceschini Fahrenheit Hialøsa Laouen Loogaroo Mr Folxlide Noiranomis Ti Duo Tref Trio Baladins Variomatic Wim te Groen
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 4:00 pm–11:00 pm Halloweenbal 2022 in Poortugaal €25 Rotterdam, Netherlands W balfolk
Sun 30 1:30 pm– 1:00 am Halloween ComSibal Leuven, Belgium W balfolk
Broes Trio Baladins

November 2022

Fri 4–Sun 6 Skint Ashover, UK W balfolk scandi
Fri 4–Sun 6 Balfolk Intensive 2022 Nijmegen, Netherlands W balfolk
Fri 4 8:00 pm–11:59 pm Folkbal Namur, Belgium W balfolk
Wall Street Tout Bout D'chants
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
Sat 12 1:30 pm– 1:00 am ComSibal Leuven, Belgium W balfolk
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–Sun 20 Volksdansbal 2022 in Dordrecht €10 Dortrecht, Netherlands W balfolk
Wed 23 7:30 pm–11:59 pm Balfolk café Nijmegen €15 Nijmegen, Netherlands W balfolk
Nebel
Fri 25–Sat 26 Blowzabella session, workshops and dance Holmfirth, UK W balfolk
Blowzabella
Sat 26 6:30 pm–Sun 27 6:30 pm 15 jaar Folkbal Nijmegen €46.50-€53 Nijmegen, Netherlands W balfolk
Hot Griselda Embrun Wouter Kuyper Naragonia

December 2022

Sat 3–Sun 4 Zweitägiger Tanzkurs Vienna, Austria W balfolk
Sat 3 7:30 pm–11:00 pm Ashford ceilidh £10-£12 Ashford, UK W English ceilidh
Hot Rats John Sweeney
Sun 4 1:15 pm– 6:15 pm Folk Dance for Beginners €20-€50 Brussels, Belgium W balfolk
Fri 9 8:00 pm–11:59 pm Folkbal Namur, Belgium W balfolk
Avec Ou Sans Bretelles Manäcken
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
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

January 2023

Wed 11 8:00 pm–12:00 am Folkbal Wilhelmina €10 Eindhoven, Netherlands W balfolk
Wed 25 7:30 pm–11:59 pm Balfolk café Nijmegen €10 Nijmegen, Netherlands W balfolk
Laouen

February 2023

Fri 3–Sun 5 IVFDF 2023 Exeter, UK W balfolk contra English ceilidh Scottish cèilidh Playford SCD
Wed 8 8:00 pm–12:00 am Folkbal Wilhelmina €10 Eindhoven, Netherlands W balfolk
Androneda
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
Wed 22 7:30 pm–11:59 pm Balfolk café Nijmegen €10 Nijmegen, Netherlands W balfolk
Duo Rodriguez-Franceschini

April 2023

Sat 1–Sun 2 Loano Folk 2023 Loano, Italy W balfolk
Topette
Wed 12 8:00 pm–12:00 am Folkbal Wilhelmina €10 Eindhoven, Netherlands W balfolk
Fri 14 4:00 pm–Sun 16 4:00 pm Halsway Contra Dance Weekend £195-£355 Halsway, UK W contra
Nozzy Rhi Davies Charlotte Rich-Griffin
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
Thu 18–Sun 21 37th Leipziger Tanzhausfest Leipzig, Germany W balfolk
Fri 26–Mon 29 Chippenham Folk Festival Chippenham, UK W English ceilidh contra

June 2023

Wed 14 8:00 pm–12:00 am Folkbal Wilhelmina €10 Eindhoven, Netherlands W balfolk
Fri 16–Sun 18 Lichfield Folk Festival Lichfield, UK W contra Playford
Wed 21 7:30 pm–11:59 pm Balfolk café Nijmegen €10 Nijmegen, Netherlands W balfolk

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