Online waltz party with live musiciansOnline Events Calendar

Welcome to the events calendar!

This is a fantastic place to learn about traditional dance, music, and song activities happening every week throughout North America…and beyond. All of the events that are listed are currently virtual, in keeping with health recommendations during this stage of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Know of an event to include in the calendar? Share it here!

Tips for running online events: For help setting up your online event and creating the best possible sonic experience, check out the resources on this page.

Other calendars of interest: Check out the following calendars that also include online traditional dance, music, and song events.

  • Some Alternative Roots lists dances, festivals, online concerts, and more.
  • Virtual Sessions maintains a list of online traditional song sessions that are happening throughout North America and beyond.
  • Folklife maintains a list of virtual sings with a focus on events hosted by organizers in England as well as the US.
  • Folk Alliance International maintains a calendar of livestreaming events, including a number of online concerts featuring traditional musicians and singers.
  • Dale Adamson’s calendar lists a variety of international music and dance events.

Choose a category to narrow the list:

Online Events Calendar

Event Date Time (Eastern) Links Categories
Playford Past & Present Virtual Dance Workshop: Victoria Yeomans & Dave Yeomans Sunday, Apr. 18, 2021 11:00 AM Eastern Email to Register Website English Country Dance
Daily Antidote of Song Sunday, Apr. 18, 2021 12:00 PM Eastern Event Link Playing Music
Online Chantey Sing Live from The Mermaid's Tavern Sunday, Apr. 18, 2021 2:00 PM Eastern Facebook Live Mailing List Email to Register Traditional Song
Symmetry ECD Sunday Sunday, Apr. 18, 2021 2:00 PM Eastern Sign Up Website English Country Dance
Odd Sundays English Dance Sunday, Apr. 18, 2021 4:00 PM Eastern Email to Register English Country Dance
Daily Antidote of Song Monday, Apr. 19, 2021 12:00 PM Eastern Event Link Playing Music
Appalachian Traditions with Alex Cumming: The Songcatcher - Olive Dame Campbell Monday, Apr. 19, 2021 4:00 PM Eastern Register Online Concerts
Chinese Dance with Yiwei Geng Monday, Apr. 19, 2021 7:30 PM Eastern Register Family and Community Dance, Other Dance Traditions, Workshops and Lessons
Nashville ECD with Dave Wiesler Monday, Apr. 19, 2021 8:30 PM Eastern Register Donate English Country Dance
Daily Antidote of Song Tuesday, Apr. 20, 2021 12:00 PM Eastern Event Link Playing Music
Symmetry ECD: 3rd Tuesday Afternoon Tuesday, Apr. 20, 2021 2:00 PM Eastern Sign Up Website English Country Dance
5 Things: an English Country Dance web talk series Tuesday, Apr. 20, 2021 9:00 PM Eastern Join the Webinar or Donate English Country Dance
Stay-at-Home Music Class Wednesday, Apr. 21, 2021 10:30 AM Eastern Children's Programming
Daily Antidote of Song Wednesday, Apr. 21, 2021 12:00 PM Eastern Event Link Playing Music
#LiveToYourLivingRoom presents: Alec Dalglish Wednesday, Apr. 21, 2021 3:00 PM Eastern Event Link Online Concerts
Virtual Family Dance Party for Ages 8 and Up Wednesday, Apr. 21, 2021 4:00 PM Eastern Facebook Live Donate Family and Community Dance
Virtual Community Sing Wednesday, Apr. 21, 2021 6:30 PM Eastern Website Traditional Song
Daily Antidote of Song Thursday, Apr. 22, 2021 12:00 PM Eastern Event Link Playing Music
Online Concerts Live from The Mermaid's Tavern Thursday, Apr. 22, 2021 7:30 PM Eastern Facebook Live Mailing List & Tip Jar Participant FAQ Online Concerts, Traditional Song
San Diego ECD Thursday, Apr. 22, 2021 10:00 PM Eastern Email to Register English Country Dance
Lake City Virtual Contra Dance (Seattle, WA) Thursday, Apr. 22, 2021 10:00 PM Eastern Event Website Facebook Contra Dance
New England Folk Festival Friday, Apr. 23, 2021 Schedule Register Children's Programming, Contra Dance, English Country Dance, Family and Community Dance, Online Concerts, Other Dance Traditions, Playing Music, Traditional Song, Virtual Festivals, Waltz, Workshops and Lessons
Daily Antidote of Song Friday, Apr. 23, 2021 12:00 PM Eastern Event Link Playing Music
Atlanta DistDance Every Friday English & American Dance Friday, Apr. 23, 2021 7:00 PM Eastern Event Link Contra Dance, English Country Dance, Waltz
TECDA Friday Night Online Dancing Friday, Apr. 23, 2021 7:00 PM Eastern Email to Join Donate English Country Dance
Scissortail ECD/Contra Zoom Dance Friday, Apr. 23, 2021 8:15 PM Eastern Newsletter Signup Contra Dance, English Country Dance
For Those Who Know Saturday, Apr. 24, 2021 11:30 AM Eastern Join Mailing List English Country Dance
Daily Antidote of Song Saturday, Apr. 24, 2021 12:00 PM Eastern Event Link Playing Music
Playford 1651 ... and more! (2/3) Saturday, Apr. 24, 2021 1:30 PM Eastern Register Facebook English Country Dance
#LiveToYourLivingRoom presents: The Young'uns Saturday, Apr. 24, 2021 3:00 PM Eastern Event Link Online Concerts
Wooster Contra Dance Saturday, Apr. 24, 2021 9:00 PM Eastern Register Event Website Contra Dance
Daily Antidote of Song Sunday, Apr. 25, 2021 12:00 PM Eastern Event Link Playing Music
Online Ballad Sing Live from The Mermaid's Tavern Sunday, Apr. 25, 2021 2:00 PM Eastern Mailing List Tip Jar Participant FAQ Traditional Song
Symmetry ECD Sunday Sunday, Apr. 25, 2021 2:00 PM Eastern Sign Up Website English Country Dance
Tom Pixton: A Short History of the Accordion Sunday, Apr. 25, 2021 5:00 PM Eastern Facebook Live Workshops and Lessons
Seth Tepfer at BACDS Concert/Contra/Party/Games Sunday, Apr. 25, 2021 6:45 PM Eastern Facebook Event Mailing List Games Contra Dance, Online Concerts
Syracuse Country Dancers Virtual English Country Dance Sunday, Apr. 25, 2021 7:00 PM Eastern Email to Register Donate English Country Dance
Daily Antidote of Song Monday, Apr. 26, 2021 12:00 PM Eastern Event Link Playing Music
Spring Concert with Hot Coffee Breakdown Monday, Apr. 26, 2021 7:00 PM Eastern Email to Register Online Concerts
Atlanta DistDance Even Monday English Dance Monday, Apr. 26, 2021 7:00 PM Eastern Event Link English Country Dance, Waltz
Daily Antidote of Song Tuesday, Apr. 27, 2021 12:00 PM Eastern Event Link Playing Music
Symmetry ECD: 4th Tuesday Afternoon Caller's Workshop Tuesday, Apr. 27, 2021 2:00 PM Eastern Sign Up Website English Country Dance
5 Things: an English Country Dance web talk series Tuesday, Apr. 27, 2021 9:00 PM Eastern Join the Webinar or Donate English Country Dance
Stay-at-Home Music Class Wednesday, Apr. 28, 2021 10:30 AM Eastern Children's Programming
Daily Antidote of Song Wednesday, Apr. 28, 2021 12:00 PM Eastern Event Link Playing Music
#LiveToYourLivingRoom presents: Chris Fox Wednesday, Apr. 28, 2021 3:00 PM Eastern Event Link Online Concerts
Virtual Family Dance Party for Ages 8 and Up Wednesday, Apr. 28, 2021 4:00 PM Eastern Facebook Live Donate Family and Community Dance
Daily Antidote of Song Thursday, Apr. 29, 2021 12:00 PM Eastern Event Link Playing Music
San Diego ECD Thursday, Apr. 29, 2021 10:00 PM Eastern Email to Register English Country Dance
Lake City Virtual Contra Dance (Seattle, WA) Thursday, Apr. 29, 2021 10:00 PM Eastern Event Website Facebook Contra Dance
     
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