Nearby Dances

There is contra dancing in every major city in Florida! Many of these are within about two hours’ drive of Orlando. These are listed in rough order of driving time:

Space Coast Contra Dance, Cocoa, Florida

Tampa Friends of Old-Time Dance, Tampa area, Florida

Jacksonville Contra Dance, Jacksonville, Florida

Gainesville Oldtime Dance Society, Gainesville, Florida

Dancing Fish ballroom (private residence), Melrose, Florida

South Florida Contra Dance, Boca Raton, Florida

Tallahassee Community Friends of Old-Time Dance, Tallahassee, Florida

There is a big annual festival, too:

Florida Snowball, Gulfport, Florida, last weekend in January