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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
Daily Antidote of Song Saturday, May. 8, 2021 12:00 PM Eastern Event Link Playing Music
Yatra - A journey around the world Saturday, May. 8, 2021 2:00 PM Eastern Register or Donate Other Dance Traditions
Boo Hewerdine - #Livetoyourlivingroom Saturday, May. 8, 2021 3:00 PM Eastern Event Link Online Concerts
Folklore Society of Greater Washington 35th annual (online) Spring Ball Saturday, May. 8, 2021 7:00 PM Eastern Website Register Donate English Country Dance
All Hands In! Virtual Contra Dance Saturday, May. 8, 2021 7:30 PM Eastern Event Link Donate Contra Dance
Wooster Contra Dance Saturday, May. 8, 2021 9:00 PM Eastern Register Event Website Contra Dance
Saturday Evening Waltz Party with Genticorum! Saturday, May. 8, 2021 10:00 PM Eastern Email to Register Online Concerts, Waltz
Playford Past & Present Virtual Dance Workshop Sunday, May. 9, 2021 11:00 AM Eastern Email to Register English Country Dance, Workshops and Lessons
Daily Antidote of Song Sunday, May. 9, 2021 12:00 PM Eastern Event Link Playing Music
Scissortail Zoom ECD/Contra Dance Sunday, May. 9, 2021 2:00 PM Eastern Event Website English Country Dance
Online Ballad Sing Live from The Mermaid's Tavern Sunday, May. 9, 2021 2:00 PM Eastern Mailing List Tip Jar Participant FAQ Traditional Song
Symmetry ECD Sunday Sunday, May. 9, 2021 2:00 PM Eastern Sign Up Website English Country Dance
The Whoots Concert Sunday, May. 9, 2021 7:00 PM Eastern Event Link Tips More Info Online Concerts
Daily Antidote of Song: 'Washington Revels Week' Monday, May. 10, 2021 12:00 PM Eastern Event Link Traditional Song
Atlanta DistDance Even Monday English Dance Monday, May. 10, 2021 7:00 PM Eastern Event Link English Country Dance, Waltz
English Country Dance with Andrea Nettleton and Reelplay (an Atlanta DistDance Event) Monday, May. 10, 2021 7:00 PM Eastern Event Link Donate English Country Dance
Chicago Barn Dance Company Virtual Contra & Square Dance Monday, May. 10, 2021 8:15 PM Eastern Event Website Contra Dance
Daily Antidote of Song: 'Washington Revels Week' Tuesday, May. 11, 2021 12:00 PM Eastern Event Link Traditional Song
Symmetry ECD: 2nd Tuesday Afternoon - LIVE MUSIC Tuesday, May. 11, 2021 2:00 PM Eastern Sign Up Website English Country Dance
5 Things: an English Country Dance web talk series Tuesday, May. 11, 2021 9:00 PM Eastern Join the Webinar or Donate English Country Dance
Daily Antidote of Song: 'Washington Revels Week' Wednesday, May. 12, 2021 12:00 PM Eastern Event Link Traditional Song
Ellie Gowers - #Livetoyourlivingroom Wednesday, May. 12, 2021 3:00 PM Eastern Buy Tickets Online Concerts
Virtual Family Dance Party for Ages 8 and Up Wednesday, May. 12, 2021 4:00 PM Eastern Facebook Live Donate Family and Community Dance
Daily Antidote of Song: 'Washington Revels Week' Thursday, May. 13, 2021 12:00 PM Eastern Event Link Traditional Song
as many as will ECD Thursday, May. 13, 2021 2:30 PM Eastern Email to Register English Country Dance
Symmetry English Country Dance, 2nd Thursday Evenings Thursday, May. 13, 2021 7:00 PM Eastern Sign Up Website English Country Dance
Online Concerts Live from The Mermaid's Tavern Thursday, May. 13, 2021 7:30 PM Eastern Facebook Live Mailing List & Tip Jar Participant FAQ Online Concerts, Traditional Song
San Diego ECD Thursday, May. 13, 2021 10:00 PM Eastern Email to Register English Country Dance
Lake City Virtual Contra Dance (Seattle, WA) Thursday, May. 13, 2021 10:00 PM Eastern Event Website Facebook Contra Dance
Daily Antidote of Song: 'Washington Revels Week' Friday, May. 14, 2021 12:00 PM Eastern Event Link Traditional Song
ECD Online with Folklore Village Friday, May. 14, 2021 6:30 PM Eastern Website English Country Dance
Atlanta DistDance Every Friday English & American Dance Friday, May. 14, 2021 7:00 PM Eastern Event Link Contra Dance, English Country Dance, Waltz
TECDA Friday Night Online Dancing Friday, May. 14, 2021 7:00 PM Eastern Email to Join Donate English Country Dance
Glen Echo Friday Night Contra Friday, May. 14, 2021 8:30 PM Eastern Website Event Link Contra Dance
Daily Antidote of Song: 'Washington Revels Week' Saturday, May. 15, 2021 12:00 PM Eastern Event Link Traditional Song
5 Things: a monthly Historical Dance web talk series Saturday, May. 15, 2021 1:00 PM Eastern Event Website Facebook Live English Country Dance, Other Dance Traditions
YRECD virtual dance Saturday, May. 15, 2021 2:00 PM Eastern Event Website English Country Dance
Bella Hardy - #Livetoyourlivingroom Saturday, May. 15, 2021 3:00 PM Eastern Buy Tickets Online Concerts
Daily Antidote of Song: 'Washington Revels Week' Sunday, May. 16, 2021 12:00 PM Eastern Event Link Traditional Song
Online Chantey Sing Live from The Mermaid's Tavern Sunday, May. 16, 2021 2:00 PM Eastern Facebook Live Mailing List Email to Register Traditional Song
Symmetry ECD Sunday Sunday, May. 16, 2021 2:00 PM Eastern Sign Up Website English Country Dance
Odd Sundays English Dance Sunday, May. 16, 2021 4:00 PM Eastern Email to Register English Country Dance
Daily Antidote of Song Monday, May. 17, 2021 12:00 PM Eastern Event Link Playing Music
Daily Antidote of Song Tuesday, May. 18, 2021 12:00 PM Eastern Event Link Playing Music
Symmetry ECD: 3rd Tuesday Afternoon Tuesday, May. 18, 2021 2:00 PM Eastern Sign Up Website English Country Dance
5 Things: an English Country Dance web talk series Tuesday, May. 18, 2021 9:00 PM Eastern Join the Webinar or Donate English Country Dance
Daily Antidote of Song Wednesday, May. 19, 2021 12:00 PM Eastern Event Link Playing Music
The Askew Sisters - #Livetoyourlivingroom Wednesday, May. 19, 2021 3:00 PM Eastern Buy Tickets Online Concerts
Virtual Family Dance Party for Ages 8 and Up Wednesday, May. 19, 2021 4:00 PM Eastern Facebook Live Donate Family and Community Dance
Daily Antidote of Song Thursday, May. 20, 2021 12:00 PM Eastern Event Link Playing Music
     
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