Salsa Classes with 2umbao! Come Dance and learn Salsa in a fun and relaxed environment! Wednesdays at Veda Studios, 853 Merrimon Ave. in Asheville, taught by Hector Gutierrez and Jennifer Stalnaker. Beginners 7:30-8:30pm & Intermediate 8:30-9:30pm. Drop in's are always welcome. $10/class or $40/6wks (for full 6wks, you must pay $40 within the first or second wk of classes). If you would like to take both Beginners & Intermediate you may for $15/both single classes or $60/both for the 6wks! No reservations ahead needed; just show up and be ready for a fun class! More info: send an email, see this page or call 828-674-2658.|
Mixed Variations 7-8pm Wednesdays at Asheville Ballroom, 991 Sweeten Creek Rd.
Dec 2 Foxtrot Variations ;
Dec 9 Waltz Variations ;
Dec 16 Line Dance.
5 Weeks for 1 hour each week, $65 pp. / $15 Drop-In. More info see the website or call John at 828-712-0791.
Contra & Square Dancing 7-8pm most Tuesdays in the Community Room of the Keith House at John C. Campbell Folk School in Brasstown, NC (near Murphy). Free introduction to Contra, Square and Circle Dances to live music. Beginners, couples and singles are welcome. Please arrive promptly at 7pm. There will be no dances Tuesdays December 1, 15, 22 and 30. Details: see this page.
Ballet Fit with Claire Barratt - 6:30-8pm every Tuesday at Weaverville Yoga, 7 Florida Ave., opposite the Well Bred Bakery. Everyone is welcome.
Develop poise, strength, grace, and flexibility.
A weekly practice that centers you and lifts you up.
See you at the barre! Good news! Claire Barratt's Ballet Fit class at Weaverville Yoga is half price through December 31 as the class rebuilds.
That will be $6 to drop in
or $25 for 5 full 90 minute classes. Happy Holidays!
Contact Weaverville Yoga at 828-348-4171 or send an email.
Easy Beginner Line Dancing Wednesday evenings 5:30-6:30pm at Lakeview Center on Lake Tomahawk in Black Mountain - Instructor, Cindy Hady. Next session: Dec 2-Jan 20. Format: 8 WEEK SESSIONS, designed in a progressive format. Dancers that wish to be challenged to the next levels, will now have that opportunity. You will learn Basic Beginner Line Dance Steps and start dancing the very first class. No experience necessary. No partner required, just bring your love of dance! Variety of music & styles from; Pop, Ballroom, Rock, Latin, Country, etc. Address: Lakeview Center-401 Laurel Circle Drive, Black Mountain, NC
For more info, please call Lakeview Center at 828-669-8610 or contact Instructor, Cindy Hady by email.
Beach Night in Hendersonville 7-10pm 2nd Saturday Each Month at Hendersonville American Legion - Upstairs,
216 4th Ave. West, Hendersonville.
For anyone who loves beach music - Everyone welcome. DJ - David Hadden. Grill and Bar opens at 6pm. Please note: December dance will be held Dec 5. Regular schedule resumes in January. For info: see the Facebook page or send an email.
Birth Dancing Circle - Thursdays, 6-8:15pm, through Dec 10 at private Asheville home. This circle of expectant mothers is a combination of pre-natal yoga, birth dancing and preparation for birth as a sacred rite of passage. $30 drop-in - LIMITED SPACE - For more info, please visit this page and to register, please pre-pay at this page.
Meditation In Motion 5:45-6:45pm Thursdays (no class Thanksgiving Day) at Long Time Sun Yoga & Wellness in Fairview. Move away from the mind’s idea of how you should move and tap into your body’s intelligence of how it needs to move. Combining yoga & free form movement to access a meditative flow unique to each individual’s body. Quiet the busy mind and let your heart & soul move you. More info: see the website or send an email.
Free community GROOVETM dance class on Mondays from 5:30 - 6:30 pm at the Burton Street Community Center (134 Burton Street, Asheville, NC, 28806) through Dec 14 (no class Nov 30). GROOVETM is simple, easy and fun! We take simple movements, set them to different styles and genres of music. Through a common movement we unify as a group and then explore our own creative, authentic way to express this movement in our unique way. Remember the wonder and joy of being fully alive and establish vibrant holistic health for the mind, body, heart and soul. It’s great exercise while having delicious fun! The GROOVETM is done in a completely judgment-free atmosphere. You can’t get this wrong. More info: send an email.
Studio Zahiya Winter Gala and Show - 7pm Thursday, December 17 at New Mountain Asheville, 38 N French Broad Ave. in downtown Asheville. Join Studio Zahiya teachers, Studio Zahiya Dance Troupes, and special guests for this fun and exciting show! Bellydance, Bhangra, Hip Hop, West African and more! VIP Tickets (front row) $20 / Tickets $15 early bird, $17 at the door - Purchase Online. For details: see this page.
Dance at Studio Zahiya at 90 1/2 N Lexington Ave. in downtown Asheville, NC. Number 1 Place to Take a dance class 2013, 2014 & 2015. MONDAY: 5pm Ballet Fitness, 6pm Hip Hop Fitness, 7pm Bellydance, 8pm Tap Series TUESDAY: 9am Hip Hop Fitness,5:30 Stretch, 6pm Intro to Bellydance, 7pm Intermediate Bellydance, 8pm Hip Hop Choreography WEDNESDAY: 5pm Bhangra Fitness, 6pm Bhangra Choreography, 7pm Bellydance Choreography, 8pm Contemporary THURSDAY: 9am Hip Hop Fitness, 4pm Kids Dance, 5pm Teen Hip Hop, 6pm Intro to Bellydance, 7pm West African Intro, 8pm WestAfrican Adv/Int SATURDAY: 9:30am Hip Hop Fitness, 10:45am POUND Fitness. Details: See website for information.
5Rhythms Discovery Class on Thursday Nights! - 5Rhythms is a movement meditation practice taught all around the world. 5Rhythms offers an on-going journey of self-discovery with Barbara Marlowe, certified 5Rhythms teacher in Asheville, NC. Experienced movers, beginners of all ages and body types welcome. Learn to dance like yourself! Bring water, wear comfortable clothing, Homewood, 19 Zillicoa St. Time 6-7:30pm. $15 / $10 sliding scale for seniors. Contact Barbara Marlowe by email and see the Facebook page.
Bokwa Fitness with NC's Bokwa Education Specialist Trainer - Christine is teaching Bokwa at the YWCA of Asheville, Mission Wellness, Scandals Nightclub and Bokwa Platinum at River Arts Ballet. Try something new and if you love it, Christine can certify you to teach it. Schedule a Master Class, Demo, or Bokwa Certification today. Send an email or see the website for more info.
Dancing at Scandals Nightclub in the Grove House complex, 11 Grove St. in downtown Asheville. Legendary DJ Dance Party with Drag Show 10pm-3am Every Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday (Drag show at 12:30am). 18+. Free Thursdays and Sundays; $8/$5 members Fridays; $10/$7 members Saturdays. For complete info see the website.
Flirty Pop Cardio Dance Class is tailored for the super star in all of us. Here you will activate the Inner Goddess of Seduction and Strength through the ancient art of dance! This class draws from the styles of Modern Dance, GoGo, Showgirl, Contemporary Booty Shaking, and Funk. We’ll explore varying levels of cardio intensity and conditioning while learning to feel comfortable and empowered in our movement. This non-technical class is open to all gender identities interested in empowering the Feminine within. Participants are encouraged to wear comfortable workout attire and accessories to bring out the Inner Warrior Vixen! (ie gloves, leg warmers, belly chains, snap backs etc). Time: Wednesdays 6pm-7pm Location: Empyrean Arts 32 Banks Ave. Asheville. Details: see the website.
Line dance classes with Denna Yockey at Stephens Lee Recreation Center, 30 George Washington Carver Ave. in Asheville. Beginner Tuesdays noon-1pm; Improver 1-2pm; Great exercise for your mind and body! For more info, call 828-350-2058 or email Denna.
Tribal Fusion Belly Dance with Melanie Whittenburg - Experience a mix of the old and the new - Tribal Fusion Belly Dance is a form of belly dance that combines the more traditional styles of belly dance such as Raqs Sharqi, Raqs Baladi, and Egyptian cabaret with the more modern moves of ATS (American Tribal Style). Today’s tribal fusion brings in moves from these styles of belly dance, and also incorporates other forms of dance as well. It can include a mix of hip hop, Bollywood, traditional belly dance, disco, etc. Classes Now Offered on Wednesdays & Fridays from 6:45 to 7:45pm at Idea Factory Inc. Dance Studio, 3726 Sweeten Creek Road. See the website for additional class information, or call or text 828-277-4010.
BALLROOM DANCE LESSONS at Rococo Ballroom in North Asheville. Professional competing couple Jake & Meghan Lavender welcome students of all levels - beginners through Gold - interested in learning to dance! Rococo offers instruction in American style Ballroom, Latin, Swing and Country Western dancing. We are now offering a $25 sample Private Lesson for couples and individuals! Call 828.575.0905 or inquire at the website to schedule TODAY and never have to sit out a dance again!
Thursday Night Shag 7-9:30pm Last Thursday Each Month at American Legion Post 77 - Upstairs
216 4th Ave. West in Hendersonville. Music by DJ David Hadden. All dancers and lovers of beach music are welcome.
Cover $5. American Legion Grill open 6-8pm; Bar Open until 9:30pm. For info: see the Facebook page or send an email.
Practice Dance Mondays at 7:30 Every Week at Asheville Ballroom & Event Center, 991 Sweeten Creek Rd - Need a Partner? Want to Dance? Just for Levels 1,2 & 3, Bronze 1, II & III. Instructors in attendance for one-on-one coaching. 1 hour of practice dance time with teachers on hand to help you with everything. Great opportunity to practice in a friendly supportive setting with your classmates. No Partner Necessary. All Partners Rotate. Everybody Dances! Continuous Music Provided by DJ “JD” Bust-a-Move. More info: see the website, send an email or call John @ 828 712 0791.
Intermediate / Advanced Contemporary Line Dancing - Instructors; Denna Yockey and Cindy Hady. DJ is Jean Vick. Wednesdays noon-2pm; Harvest House Recreation Center, 205 Kenilworth Rd. Variety of styles of dance, e.g. Swing, Cha Cha, Waltz, Rumba, Pop and more! Previous knowledge of Intermediate/Advanced Line Dancing Steps, recommended. For more info, call 8283502051, email Denna or email Cindy.
Nia Fitness Classes with Lia in Hendersonville - A blend of dance arts, martial arts and healing arts to create a healthier YOU. No previous experience required; beneficial and fun for everyBody. Mondays 6:45-7:45pm at Henderson County Athletics and Activity Center, 708 South Grove St.; and Saturdays 11:15am-12:15pm at Spiritus Studio Yoga, 110 Joel Wright Road. First class is FREE, $64 for 8 classes. For more information 828-697-7449 or see the website.
ZUMBA - Zumba is a Latin and international dance party that will make you SWEAT! We will shake it to fun, heart-pumping music and dance "como loco" (like crazy) in the course of an hour. Latin rhythms like Salsa, Merengue, Bachata, Cumbia, Reggaeton, Samba, and Electro Latino will fill your heart with tropical sunshine and la fiesta latina. No experience or coordination required... simply move, smile, and have fun! Join Adena and Katie every Monday and Thursday from 6:30-7:30pm at Anytime Fitness, 805 Patton Avenue, Asheville. First class is free; $5 Drop-in. More info: see the website or send an email.
"Deb au Nare's Burlesque Academy of Asheville" - Offering Burlesque classes for all levels, including Burlesque 101 & 102, Burlesque Chair Fitness, private classes, burlesque parties and more! Classes are held at the dance studio at Colourfield (54 Ravenscroft). For more information, visit the website.
Cardio Salsa at Cheshire Fitness every Friday 4:30-5:30pm. This low impact class uses real Latin dance moves to give you a fun and productive workout. Includes cardio, weight sculpting and core work. All ages (16 and up) and experience welcome. End your day with a smile! Taught by Christey Carwile. More info: send an email.
EnMotion Ecstatic Dance on Wednesday Nights! at Homewood, 19 Zillicoa St. in Asheville. The rhythm of the music, and the movement of our breath inspires the dance of our bodies. A free form moving meditation to bring you back to yourself of inspiration, creativity and inner guidance. This is a practice of simplicity. Please come join us. We dance 6-8pm Wednesday evenings: Warm up 6pm, Circle at 6:30pm. Sliding scale $8-12. For more info email Karen and see this page.
Morris Dancing - Learn traditional English Morris Dance and become a member of Asheville Morris or Ashgrove Garland Dancers as a dancer or musician. Music instruction provided to experienced musicians. Free Info: see the website or send an email or call 828-545-5510.
The Dances of Universal Peace are joyous, multi-cultural circle dances that rejuvenate the spirit and awaken the heart, danced to live music and the singing of the participants. The group is taught the words, melody, meaning, and the movements of each Dance. Please join us.
Monthly gatherings for Dances of Universal Peace happen, locally - 3 times & locations:
~2nd Sunday: 7pm at Town & Mountain Center, 261 Asheland Ave. in Asheville (Contact Najimah for more information at 828-484-9161) ; ~3rd Saturday: 7:30pm at Nourish & Flourish, 347 Depot St. in Asheville ;
~4th or last Sunday: 7pm at Office of Dr. Rebecca Nunley, 108 West 10th Avenue, (downstairs at the lower level) in Johnson City, TN (Contact Rabia at 423-737-2169).
Spiral Spirit Dance with Cassie - Tuesday Mornings 9:15-10:30am at French Broad Food Co-op Movement & Learning Center in downtown Asheville. Life moves in spirals. These spirals begin from a place of our internal landscape and move outward reflected in the world around us. In the territory of the dance, we use our bodies as the vehicle to explore, to initiate and to integrate. It is a full journey in between. The music inspires us, but the body and breath are our greatest guides in this swirl of life. This current of life moves swiftly. How are you navigating these tides? This is an invitation to take in life through a different body of wisdom.
Please come join us. Sliding Scale $8-12. For more info send an email and see the website.
Ballroom Lessons with professional instructor Paulette Cole - Private and semi-private lessons taught in Hendersonville/Flat Rock. Free group lessons on Saturdays at Hendersonville Ballroom Dance Club give you a great opportunity to meet her first. Phone: 828-989-0643 or send an email.
Music & Bellydancing 7-10pm every Friday and Saturday at Jerusalem Garden Cafe in downtown Asheville. Details: see this page.
Admiral Dance Party 9pm every Friday and Saturday night at The Admiral in West Asheville. For more info call (828) 252-2541 or see this page.
Line Dance with Denna Yockey and Jean Vick at Harvest House Recreation
Center, 205 Kenilworth Rd. Beginners/high beg: Mondays noon-2pm; Music: Pop, Funky, Rock, Country, Latin & Ballroom. For more info, call 8283502051, email Denna.
Belly Dance Classes with Mahsati - Weekly group classes in classical, modern, and folkloric belly dance styles held at Studio Zahiya, 90 1/2 Lexington Ave., Asheville, NC. Drop-ins welcome. See the website or contact Mahsati by email or call 828-423-0883.
Capoeira for Kids and Adults - offered by Capoeira Asheville. Capoeira combines martial arts, gymnastics, music and dance. Children learn to sing in Portuguese and play traditional, afro-brazilian instruments. Classes are Wednesdays from 6-7:30pm at Burton Street Community Center, 134 Burton St. in West Asheville (All Levels, $6); Tuesdays and Thursdays from 6:30-8:30pm at Broad River Community Center, 44 Broad River VFD Rd. in Black Mountain and Saturdays 10am-noon in Pack Square Park (first class free, $9/dropin, $40/month). Please arrive 10-15 min. prior to class. For more info: Visit the website.
Blues Jam every Tuesday at Westville Pub in West Asheville. Sign up between 9-10 to jam with other blues aficionados from the Asheville area and beyond, or hang out and dance to the wide range of instruments and players that stop in each week. For more info call (828) 225-9782.
Nia at Nourish and Flourish: 11 am Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays. $12/drop in, $60 6-class card (two month expiration). Nourish and Flourish is located in Asheville's River Arts District, 347 Depot Street, Suite 201. For more info: see the website or call 828-255-2770.
Kung Fu Lion Dance program - Mark Small's Montford Rec. Center classes are on Tuesdays from 6:30-8pm. Send an email, call Mark at 828-285-2929 or see this website. Mark is a certified teacher, teaching locally for over 20 years.
Greenville Swings ... Tuesdays at Swamp Rabbit Crossfit, 25 Peden St. in downtown Greenville, SC, $8 cover; and Wednesdays at Landmark Hall in Taylors, SC, $5 cover. Lesson at 7pm, dancing at 8-11pm. For more information send an email or see the website and this page.
Clemson International Folk Dancing every Tuesday, 5:30-7:30pm in Clemson, SC. $2 per session; the first time is FREE. Partners not needed; beginners welcome. Teaching and review as well as request dancing. Please wear clean, non-marking, smooth-soled shoes. For directions and more information, visit our website or contact Theresa at 864-508-0617 or send an email.
Mountain Thunder Cloggers are a family-oriented, precision, non-profit
clogging team from Asheville, NC. No experience necessary and no partner
required. Affordable classes for all ages. Wednesdays: Beginner 7:15-8pm.
Only $45/8-week session (2 full months!) and additional family members 1/2 price at the
Oakley Recreation Center. Classes taught by nationally certified instructor,
Kate Guzy. Call 828-490-1226 or visit see the website
Nia Classes with Annie, Nia Black Belt. Oh, the joy! Sweat and swirl
to an endless variety of movement, music, magic... jazz, modern, duncan,
tai-chi, tai kwondo, aikido, and more! No two classes are ever the same.
Wednesdays 9:30am, Fridays 9:30am, and Saturdays 10:30am at Training Partners,
863 Merrimon Avenue (underneath Stein Mart Shopping Center). Call 828-768-8809 or send an email.
Foundworld Bellydance Ongoing, All Level Bellydance Classes - held at 191 Lyman St, Studio 116 in Asheville. Thursdays: 6-7pm Happy hour, an hour of energetic movement and stretch, the focus is on using dance, not a breakdown or technique class, just lots of fun. Sundays: 2-3pm Basics and Techniques of belly dance; 3-4pm Rhythm and combinations ; 4-5pm Props and Choreography hour. Feel free to just drop in! We are an open door group, and welcome all comers of all ages to feel good together. For more info send an email or call Claire at 828-989-0615.
The Sylvan Squares have been square dancing in Transylvania County for 34 years. They do Modern Western Square Dance. They host regular dances on the 2nd and 4th Fridays of every month at St. Timothy United Methodist Church in Brevard, with Marty Northrup calling. If you have an interest in learning this fun and friendly form of exercise, call Bill Strang at 828.808.0645 or send an email. More info: see the website.
Land of Sky Square Dance Club meets 7pm the 2nd and 4th Fridays at the Senior Opportunity Center (not for seniors only), 36 Grove Street, downtown Asheville near the Federal Building. Cuers are currently Don and Linda Hichman. More info: see this website.
Tango Argentino, Merengue, Salsa ... and Beyond with Liliana Castro and Bob Zullo - Dance Classes - Private or create your own Group. Learn to dance with seasoned instructors whose passion is to get you really dancing. Enjoy the process of leading or following from the basics to more sophisticated moves. More info: send an email or call (828) 778-5711.
It's a Great Day for Dancing! I take pride in providing a welcoming, fun filled, low pressure learning environment. Whether preparing for a wedding, social event, or just exploring a new exciting hobby, my job is to making learning fun and easy for any type of learner and create real progress with every lesson. I teach Shag, Swing, Tango, Hustle, Cha-Cha, Foxtrot, Waltz, etc. along with easy to learn wedding dances. Professionally trained at Fred Astaire Franchised Dance Studios, certified DIVIDA instructor. More info: send an email and see the website.
Zydeco, Cajun and two-Step Dance Lessons - Occasional 4 week series, private, group, or event lessons in Zydeco, Cajun, Two-Step, & Couples dancing available. Contact Deborah Swanson by email or call 778-4878 for information or to be added to the email list to be alerted about any of these dance opportunities.
Accelerate your learning, relieve back pain, improve posture... The Alexander Technique improves coordination of mind and body. Enhance your dance, exercise, meditation, self-expression! Contact Michele at 828-712-2804; see the website.
American Tribal Style (ATS) bellydance classes with Ani - American Tribal Style Bellydance is a fun, cooperative, lead-and-follow style of dance. This empowering dance was developed by Carolena Nericcio and FatChanceBellydance to showcase the strength, beauty, and power of the dancers. Ani is certified through Teaching Training II and is an official Sister Studio to FatChanceBellyDance, based in San Francisco. Classes are held in West Asheville Wednesday evenings at 6:30pm. Please contact Ani for more information by email or call 828.989.2991.
Argentine Tango Classes and Private Lessons: Rick Harris has studied Tango extensively in Argentina and the US. He focuses on the fundamentals and traditional movements of authentic Argentine Tango. He is available for private lessons and performances. Call 828-779-3177 or send an email or see the website for current classes and workshops. Rick teaches at the Asheville Ballroom and Event Center, 991 Sweeten Creek Rd. in Asheville.
Rachel Blattner, Founder of Salsa Diva teaches private and/or semi-private groups lessons. Certified Salsa Dance Professional. For more info Send an email, see this page.
Southside Dance Studio in Fletcher
Serving Asheville, Hendersonville &
Fletcher. We welcome students from age 4 through adult and offer
professional training in * Ballet * Tap * Jazz * Hip-Hop . Restricted Class
Sizes. Personalized Instruction. Located at 4110 Hendersonville Road,
Fletcher, NC 28732. For info call Kevin Overbey at (828) 684-2118 or
visit the website.
Asheville Pilates -
Individual and Group Reformer Classes
Taught by certified Pilates Instructor
with over 25 years of teaching experience.
Call 828-333-2223 for more info.
The Asheville Clogging Company - classes in Clogging, Irish Step
Dancing, Hip Hop, Jazz, Ballet. Preschool-Adult classes ongoing. Check
out our website or call 828-329-3855.
Shall We Danz Private dance lessons with Missy Lindsey. Instruction in Ballroom Dance, Country Western Dance and Line Dancing. Choreography for wedding couples
and wedding parties. Also, available to teach at special events or parties - Cell number (828) 712-8121 or send an email.
Ballroom Dancing (Social and Competition), Argentine Tango, and Performances - Contact Ted and Kimberly Ross at (828) 333-8333 or send an email. For more information about classes and events please see the website.
Argentine Tango Call Karen (828) 215-1177, or send an email. For info see the website
Scott Baxla of Let's Dance - Dance events & Instruction,
Primarily waltz. For info send an email or see the website.
|DANCE EVENTS & WORKSHOPS|
Nov 30 (Monday) CONTRA... Monday Night Contra Dance 8pm at The Grey Eagle in Asheville. Beginners Lessons at 7:30. Music by Eric the Cat (Alan Dillman fiddle, Karen Gaughan piano, Terry Maluk percussion, Wes Maluk guitar, tenor banjo, percussion) with Tamara McGovern calling. Admission $7. More info: see this page and this page. |
Nov 30 (Monday) INTERNATIONAL... International Folk Dancing 2:15-4pm Monday afternoons (except holidays) at City of Asheville's Harvest House, 205 Kenilworth Road. No partner, no cost. Dances from all over the world. Wear comfy clothes, shoes, and a smile. Most of the dances we do are easy to learn and suitable for all ages. More info: (828) 350-2051 or see this page.
Nov 30 (Monday) SWING / JAZZ... Speakeasy Mondays 9:30-11:30pm Mondays at The Twisted Laurel in downtown Asheville. Beginner Dance lesson presented by Swing Asheville at 9pm. No partner needed.
Dec 1 (Tuesday) BLUES ... The Remedy Tuesdays at Olive or Twist in downtown Asheville. No Cover! Blues dance lesson at 8pm, Band 8:30-11pm.
Dec 1 (Tuesday) SQUARE DANCE ... Square Dance Lessons 7pm at the Salvation Army Gym, 239 3rd Ave East / N. Grove St. in Hendersonville. Held by Southern Lights Square And Round Dance Club. Come join your friends, dance around to music and meet new people. Stan Russell from South Carolina will do the calling and everyone will have fun. Cost is only $6 per week per person. For information or directions see the website
Dec 1 (Tuesday) SHAG... The Mountain Shag Club Tuesdays at Scarlet's (formerly Showtime Saloon), 97 Underwood Rd, Fletcher, NC. We have Free Lessons from 6:30-7pm and rotating DJ's from 7-10pm. No partner needed. $5 Cover Charge. See the website for more info.
Dec 1 (Tuesday) INTERNATIONAL... Asheville International Folk Dancers 7:30-9:30pm every Tuesday at Harvest House, 205 Kenilworth Rd., Asheville. No partner, no cost. We do a variety of dances from all over the world but mainly line dances from Eastern Europe, particularly the Balkans. Contact Lee or Gail Hyde at 828-253-4933 or send an email ; or Michael or Mary Goodman at 828-645-1543 or send an email.
Dec 1 (Tuesday) HULA... Hawaiian Hula - Embodied Spirituality through Grace and Flow Tuesdays at the Henderson County Activities Center, 708 South Grove Street, Room 203 in Hendersonville. Hula Basics: 5:30-6:30pm and Hula Intermediate: 6:30-8pm. Hula is like a breath of life that helps us to deepen our understanding of ourselves, especially as women. It is the heartbeat of the Hawaiian People; ancient storytelling through the flowing movements of your hands and body and wonderful low-impact exercise. It brings our Heart, Mind and Spirit into Nature’s balance. It is appropriate for any age and no dance experience is necessary. Taught by Kaleo Wheeler. Cost: Basics $15/single; $45/month (4 classes); Intermediate: $18/single class; $60/ month (4 classes). For more information, contact The Heart of Aloha Halau at 812-929-8898, send an email and see this page.
Dec 2 (Wednesday) DANCE PARTY... All Ages Dance Party 6-9pm Wednesdays at The Hop Ice Creamery in West Asheville. Come dance with the Underdog BBoy/BGirl Crew. Details: see this page.
Dec 2 (Wednesday) LATIN... Flamenco Dance Party w/ Juan Benavides Group 9-11pm every Wednesday at The Millroom in downtown Asheville. Huge dance floor, light show and lots of fun! No cover (donations encouraged). More info: see this page.
Dec 2 (Wednesday) HULA... The Art of Traditional Hawaiian Hula 11am-12:30pm Wednesdays at the Henderson County Activities Center, 708 South Grove Street, Room 203 in Hendersonville. Embrace the Love, the Harmony, the Beauty of Aloha through the Dance of the Heart. Hula is like a breath of life that is exquisitely embodied and expressed in patterns of movement & sound. It deepens our understanding of ourselves, especially as women. It is calming and a natural and fun way to relax and de-stress. It is appropriate for any age and no dance experience is necessary. All you need is to be HAWAIIAN AT HEART! Taught by Kaleo Wheeler. $18 for a single class; $60 a month (4 classes). For more information, contact The Heart of Aloha Halau at 812-929-8898, send an email and see this page.
Dec 2 (Wednesday) BALLROOM / SWING / SHAG... Phil Noland & Sonny Day at "TopSide" 7-10pm every Wednesday at the VFW Post 5026, 900 N Main Street in Hendersonville, NC (on the hill above Pop's Diner at 5-Points intersection). Ballroom, Swing, Shag and more. Your requests are always welcome! The best $5 dance party around. Cash bar is available. For more information call (828) 777-7445.
Dec 2 (Wednesday) VINTAGE ROCK ... 3 Cool Cats 8-11pm Wednesdays at Olive or Twist in downtown Asheville. Free dance lesson (swing) 7:30pm by Bobby Wood.
Dec 3 (Thursday) CONTRA ... Old Farmer's Ball at Warren-Wilson College. Starts at 8pm. Beginners Lessons at 7:30pm. Music by Eric the Cat (Alan Dillman fiddle, Karen Gaughan piano, Terry Maluk percussion, Wes Maluk guitar, tenor banjo, percussion) with caller Tamara McGovern. Non-members $6, OFB members $5, Warren Wilson students $1. More info: see the website
Dec 3 (Thursday) SWING... Swing Asheville Dance 8:30-11pm Thursdays at Club Eleven on Grove in downtown Asheville. Music by Community Swing Jam. Level 1 Class 7:30pm; Level 2 Class 6:30pm. Class: $10. Dance: $5 for Swing Asheville members, $7 general public. For more info see this page and see the website.
Dec 3 (Thursday) HULA... Hawaiian Hula - Embodied Spirituality through Grace and Flow 6:30-8pm Thursdays at the Vavavoom Underground Goddess, 57 Broadway in downtown Asheville. Hula is like a breath of life that helps us to deepen our understanding of ourselves, especially as women. It is the heartbeat of the Hawaiian People; ancient storytelling through the flowing movements of your hands and body and wonderful low-impact exercise. It brings our Heart, Mind and Spirit into Nature’s balance. It is appropriate for any age and no dance experience is necessary. Taught by Kaleo Wheeler. Cost: $15/single; $24 for two classes. Next classes Dec 3 and Dec 10. For more information, contact The Heart of Aloha Halau at 812-929-8898, send an email and see this page.
Dec 3 (Thursday) R&B / MOTOWN... West Sound 9pm at Tressa's in downtown Asheville. Details: see this page.
Dec 3 (Thursday) LATIN / ETC ... DJ Dance Party 8-11pm Thursdays at Olive or Twist in downtown Asheville. Salsa, Bachata, rock, swing, cha cha, rumba, some line dances and requests. Free Bachata Dance Lesson with Ian and Karen 8pm.
Dec 4 (Friday) MOVEMENT... AMC Friday Dance with the Asheville Movement Collective at Asheville Ballet Studio on Weaverville Highway (right where Merrimon merges toward Woodfin). Beginners welcome and encouraged! 7pm warm up, 7:30 circle. $7-15 (Your second dance is free.) Details: see this page.
Dec 4 (Friday) ZUMBA / BOKWA / ETC... Fitness in Da Club 7-10pm at Scandals Nightclub in downtown Asheville. Join the hottest fitness presenters in the area for a mixed format dance fitness party. Try Zumba, Cardio Dance, Bokwa, Hip-Hop, Piloxing and more! Contact us for fitness/nutrition vendor information. $10 at door. Details: see this page or send an email.
Dec 4 (Friday) SWING ... Hendersonville Swing Dancing 7-11pm Fridays at the Henderson County Athletic Center, 708 South Grove St. in downtown Hendersonville. Lesson 7-8pm; open dance floor 8-11pm. Cover charge is $5. Details: see this page.
Dec 4-5 (Fri-Sat) PERFORMANCE... The Nutcracker and the Mouse King 7:30pm each night and 2:30pm Saturday at Diana Wortham Theatre in downtown Asheville. Based on ETA Hoffman's original story, this version of the ballet is quirky, dramatic and above all, fun. A wonderful family event showcasing Asheville Contemporary Dance Theatre's dancers and New Studio of Dance students of all ages. $28 General Admission, $23 Seniors, $20 Children & Students. Make your reservations early by calling Diana Wortham Theatre's box office at (828) 257-4530.
Dec 4 (Friday) SWING / JAZZ ... 42nd Street 8-11pm at Olive or Twist in downtown Asheville.
Dec 4 (Friday) R&B / MOTOWN... Jim Arrendell & The Cheap Suits 10pm at Tressa's in downtown Asheville. Details: see this page.
Dec 4 (Friday) CONTRA... Harvest Moon Advanced Dance 8-11pm at River Falls Lodge above Marietta, SC in northern Greenville County. Presented by the Harvest Moon Folk Society. Music by The Red Wellies (Beanie O’Dell, Jack Devereaux fiddle, Vincent Fogarty) with caller Terry Doyle. Experienced Dancers Only - Not For Beginners Or New Dancers. $8.
Dec 4 (Friday) LATIN... LAVA Nights doors open 10:45pm Fridays at Mela in downtown Asheville. Salsa, Bachata, Merengue, Cumbia and more. 21+, ID Required. Details: see this page.
Dec 5 (Saturday) CONTACT IMPROV ... Contact Improv Class and Open Jam 4-6pm every Saturday at French Broad Food Co-Op in downtown Asheville. Beginners welcome and encouraged! This is a great way to get some experience and expand your edges with movement. $5. Details: see this page and see the website.
Dec 5 (Saturday) CAJUN / COUNTRY... Cajun Christmas Happy Hour w/ Jackomo 4-7pm at Ben's Tune-up in downtown Asheville. Dancing by the Christmas tree! More info: see this page.
Dec 5 (Saturday) BALLROOM ... Hendersonville Ballroom Dance Club 7:30-10PM Saturdays at the Hendersonville Elks Lodge, 546 N. Justice St. in Hendersonville. Paulette Cole teaches free lessons 6:30-7:30pm. Admission to dance at 7:30-10pm is $7 non-members and $5 for members. Everyone welcome: singles, couples, the somewhat curious and the scared silly! (we aren't "pros", but we do have fun). See Facebook page and see the website for more info or call Kathy at 828 698 0165.
Dec 5 (Saturday) PERFORMANCE... The Twelve Days of Alice’s Winter Ashevilleland 8pm at The Orange Peel in downtown Asheville. Come on a wild journey through a winter wonderland with Les Femmes Mystique and Les Filles Charme as they traverse the twelve days and nights of Asheville Christmas. Alice has fallen down the rabbit hole and found herself in a world she’s never known, full of hippies and hoopers, foodies and kombucha, all in this place many like to call “Beer City, USA”. Produced and choreographed by Christine Garvin, this magical holiday journey will definitely make the locals laugh in recognition, and offer insight into the ‘real’ Asheville for those visiting town, all while putting everyone in the holiday spirit. Featuring the dancers of Les Femmes Mystique, Les Filles Charme, and Bhangra dancers, along with guest acts Fox and Beggar Theatre, Asheville Hoops Troupe, and others, it’s a dance-comedy-music-cabaret-circus-arts extravaganza that can’t be missed! Tickets: $15 advance, $20 day of (we HIGHLY recommend you get your tickets early). Details: see this page.
Dec 5 (Saturday) SQUARE DANCE ... Southern Lights Square and Round Dance Club Candy Cane Caper Dance at the Whitmire Activity Bdlg, Lily Pond Rd, Hendersonville. Adv dance at 6pm. Early rounds at 7pm. Squares and rounds at 7:30pm. "Toys for Kids" will be collected. Guest Caller: Jimmie Roberson. Cuers: Lou and Al Krech. For information and directions see website.
Dec 5 (Saturday) BALLROOM ... Saturday Evening Ballroom Dance 8-11pm at the Asheville Ballroom Dance & Event Centre, 291 Sweeten Creek Road. $10/pp. Spacious dance floor & Light Refreshments! For more information call (828) 274-8320.
Dec 5 (Saturday) COUNTRY / SWING / ETC ... Smoky Mountain Dance Club at Asheville Moose Lodge, 1 Moose Heart Lane, (off Leicester Hwy). Country Two Step, Triple Two, East & West Coast Swing, Waltz, Cha Cha, Nightclub Two, Line Dancing. Dance 7-10:30pm; $10 admission fee; 6-7pm lesson free with paid dance admission. All Welcome. Next dances Dec. 5 & 31. Details: see the website.
Dec 5 (Saturday) JAZZ / SWING ... 42nd Street 8-11pm Saturdays at Olive or Twist in downtown Asheville. Late Night Saturday Dance Party 11:15pm-2am Hip Hop/Rap-to present (Cover Charge). More about the band: see this page.
Dec 5 (Saturday) SOUL / BLUES... Ruby Mayfield & The Friendship Train 10pm at Tressa's in downtown Asheville. Details: see this page.
Dec 5 (Saturday) LATIN... Tambora Nights 11pm-2:15am Saturdays at Mela in downtown Asheville. Regional Mexicano, Cumbia, Norteña, Banda, Merengue and Bachata. 21+, ID Required. Details: see this page.
Dec 5 (Saturday) CONTRA... Boone Country Dancers 8-11pm at Old Cove Creek School Gym in Sugar Grove, approximately 8 miles from downtown Boone. Music by Bob Kogut and Friends with caller Terry Doyle. New Dancers Workshop at 7:30pm. Admission $7, $5 for high school students, free for 12 and under. Hosted by Boone Country Dancers.
Dec 5 (Saturday) CONTRA / SQUARE DANCE ... Contra & Square Dance 8-11pm at the John C. Campbell Folk School in Brasstown NC. Music by Boom Chuck (Laurie Fisher, fiddle; Nic Coker, guitar; Rick Cooper, bass) with caller Angela Schneider. Beginners should come promptly at 8pm, since we start with easier dances and more teaching. Adults $7, 12-18 $4, Under 12 $3. Details: see this page.
Dec 5 (Saturday) CONTRA... Harvest Moon Contra Dance 8-11pm at River Falls Lodge above Marietta, SC in northern Greenville County. Presented by the Harvest Moon Folk Society. Music by Contraforce (Andrae Raffield, Jimi Peirano, Joey Dorwart) with caller Janet Shepherd. Instruction Period: 7:30pm. Ages 14 and above - $8.
Dec 5 (Saturday) CONTRA... HJDS Contra Dance 7:30-10:30pm at the Historic Jonesborough Visitors Center in Jonesborough, TN. Music by Flying the Tune with caller Nick Boulet. Class for beginners at 7pm. Admission $7, $5 Historic Jonesborough Dance Society members and $5 students. More info: see the website.
Dec 5 (Saturday) CAJUN / ZYDECO... ACZA Cajun Dance & Holiday Party at the Dorothy Benson Center, 6500 Vernon Woods Dr., Sandy Springs (Atlanta area), GA 30328. Dance 8–11 pm; Free Lesson 7-8pm. Music by Jambalaya Cajun Band. $18/$5 students/$14 active military. No partner necessary. All ages welcome. Authentic Cajun/Creole food for sale. Sponsored by the Atlanta Cajun Zydeco Association (ACZA), or see this page. For further information send an email or 877-338-2420.
Dec 6 (Sunday) MOVEMENT... AMC Sunday Morning Dance with the Asheville Movement Collective at the Asheville Masonic Temple, 80 Broadway St. in downtown Asheville. First Dance: 8:30am warm-up, 9am dance, $7-15. Second Dance: 10:30am warm-up, 11am dance, $7-15. (Your second dance is free.)
Dec 7 (Monday) WALTZ... Annual Benefit Waltz 8pm at The Grey Eagle in Asheville. Lots of great musicians playing waltzes all night long. Dress relentlessly elegant, bring some potluck snacks, contribute some money for the benefit fund, and enjoy a very special Asheville dance/music event. More info: see this page and this page.
Dec 7 (Monday) SWING... West Coast Swing Lessons and Dance Mondays at Aloft Hotel, 51 Biltmore Ave. in downtown Asheville - 7:30pm intermediate lesson, 8pm beginner lesson, and social dancing from 8:30pm until 10-10:30pm. All FREE! Rotating instructors each week to offer different tips and styling. Please note: No lesson or dance Monday, Nov. 30. More info: see this page.
Dec 10 (Thursday) CONTRA ... Old Farmer's Ball at Warren-Wilson College. Starts at 8pm. Beginners Lessons at 7:30pm. Music by Sassafras Stomp (Adam Nordell guitar & Johanna Davis fiddle) with caller Diane Silver. Non-members $6, OFB members $5, Warren Wilson students $1. More info: see the website
Dec 10 (Thursday) SWING... Swing Asheville Dance 8:30-11pm Thursdays at Club Eleven on Grove in downtown Asheville. Music by Sparrow & her Wingmen. Level 1 Class 7:30pm; Level 2 Class 6:30pm. Class: $10. Dance: $5 for Swing Asheville members, $7 general public. For more info see this page and see the website.
Dec 10 (Thursday) SWING / BLUES... Virginia & The Slims 9pm at Tressa's in downtown Asheville. Classic and modern swing and blues. Details: see this page.
Dec 11 (Friday) R&B / MOTOWN... West Sound 9pm at Olive or Twist in downtown Asheville.
Dec 12 (Saturday) BALLROOM ... Saturday Evening Ballroom Dance 8-11pm at the Asheville Ballroom Dance & Event Centre, 291 Sweeten Creek Road. $10/pp. Spacious dance floor & Light Refreshments! For more information call (828) 274-8320.
Dec 12 (Saturday) DANCE PARTY ... 9th Annual Holiday Liquor and Dance Party 8pm at New Mountain Asheville. What started out as a few college buddies deciding they wanted throw an old-school, throw-down dance party in a garage, has become a community-wide celebration of dancing, great music, and fun with friends. Many have called it the "best dance party in Asheville." As usual, the amazing DJ Marley Carroll will be spinning music for all to dance to. $15. Tickets and info: see this page
Dec 12 (Saturday) BLUES / SOUL... Al Coffee & Da Grind 10pm at Tressa's in downtown Asheville. Details: see this page.
Dec 12 (Saturday) CONTRA... Harvest Moon Contra Dance 8-11pm at River Falls Lodge above Marietta, SC in northern Greenville County. Presented by the Harvest Moon Folk Society. Music by Sassafras Stomp (Johanna Davis, Adam Nordell, Putnam Smith) with caller Diane Silver. Instruction Period: 7:30pm. Ages 14 and above - $8.
Dec 14 (Monday) CONTRA... Monday Night Contra Dance 8pm at The Grey Eagle in Asheville. Beginners Lessons at 7:30. Music by Sassafras Stomp (Adam Nordell guitar, Johanna Davis fiddle) with Diane Silver calling. Admission $7. More info: see this page and this page.
Dec 16 (Wednesday) WALTZ... Wednesday Night Waltz 7-9pm third Wednesdays at White Horse Black Mountain. A relaxing evening of waltzing to live music TBA. $8. Waltz Lesson 6:30-7pm, $5. For more information contact Suzanne Hosch at 828-215-3625 or send an email.
Dec 17-18 (Thur-Fri) PERFORMANCE... BCA's Nutcracker 4:30pm and 7:30pm each night at Diana Wortham Theatre in downtown Asheville. Presented by the Ballet Conservatory of Asheville. Details and tickets: see this page.
Dec 17 (Thursday) CONTRA ... Old Farmer's Ball at Warren-Wilson College. Starts at 8pm. Beginners Lessons at 7:30pm. Music by Speaking-in-Tunes (Dave Heath guitar, David White fiddle/banjo, Martha Nelson bass, Rich Pettus banjo) with caller TBA. Non-members $6, OFB members $5, Warren Wilson students $1. More info: see the website
Dec 17 (Thursday) SWING... Swing Asheville Holiday Ball 8:30-11pm Thursdays at Club Eleven on Grove in downtown Asheville. Music by The Low-Down Sires. Level 1 Class 7:30pm; Level 2 Class 6:30pm. Class: $10. Dance: $5 for Swing Asheville members, $7 general public. For more info see this page and see the website.
Dec 17 (Thursday) R&B / MOTOWN... West Sound 9pm at Tressa's in downtown Asheville. Details: see this page.
Dec 18 (Friday) CONTRA... OFB Advanced Dance 8-11pm at Bryson Hall, Warren Wilson College. Music by Sassafras Stomp (Johanna Davis, Adam Nordell, Putnam Smith) with caller Charlotte Crittenden. OFB members $5, Non-members $6, Warren Wilson students $1. Advanced Dances are complex dances with little or no walk-throughs and no beginner instruction. The contras will be challenging and are aimed at experienced dancers. More info: Old Farmers Ball website.
Dec 18 (Friday) BALLROOM ... Friday Evening Ballroom Dance 8-11pm at the Asheville Ballroom Dance & Event Centre, 291 Sweeten Creek Road. $10/pp. Spacious dance floor & Light Refreshments! For more information call (828) 274-8320.
Dec 18 (Friday) R&B / MOTOWN... West Sound 9pm at Olive or Twist in downtown Asheville.
Dec 19 (Saturday) SOUL / FUNK... Free Flow Band 10pm-1am at Tressa's in downtown Asheville. Details: see this page.
Dec 19 (Saturday) CONTRA... HJDS Contra Dance 7:30-10:30pm at the Historic Jonesborough Visitors Center in Jonesborough, TN. Music by Sassafras Stomp with caller Warren Doyle. Class for beginners at 7pm. Admission $7, $5 Historic Jonesborough Dance Society members and $5 students. More info: see the website.
Dec 19 (Saturday) CONTRA / SQUARE DANCE ... Holiday Contra & Square Dance Party 2015 8-11pm at the John C. Campbell Folk School in Brasstown NC. Come celebrate the holidays with us on the dance floor! Holiday treats potluck! Bring your favorite refreshment to share. The calling and music will be a splendid array of local talent. Guest callers welcome (If you are interested in calling let us know in advance by emailing). Beginners, couples and singles are welcome. Free. Details: see this page.
Dec 20 (Sunday) ENGLISH COUNTRY DANCE... OFB Holiday Season Festive English Country Dance at Homewood Event and Conference Center, 19 Zillicoa St., in the Montford area, Asheville. Leader Bob Thompson with music by Atossa Kramer, Lisa Smith and Cathy Arps. We will begin the afternoon with Couples' Dances, 3-3:50pm. No Beginners' Lesson today. Dance, 4-6:30pm. Wear your "Bling!" We will celebrate another successful year of English Country Dance! $7/$6 for OFB members. No partner necessary. More info: see this page.
Dec 21 (Monday) CONTRA... Monday Night Contra Dance 8pm at The Grey Eagle in Asheville. Beginners Lessons at 7:30. Music by Spin Cycle (Karen Gaughan piano, Gretchen Caverly fiddle, Nic Coker fiddle) with caller Warren Doyle. Admission $7. More info: see this page and this page.
Dec 21 (Monday) TANGO... Los Abrojitos Holiday Milonga 9pm at Crow & Quill in downtown Asheville. Prepare to be transported to another time and place with the Asheville-based tango ensemble Los Abrojitos, playing tangos from the danceable classics of the Golden Era to the intricate melodies of Astor Piazzola. The dynamic tension between the violins and bandoneon melodically portray the lustful push and pull of two dancers as a tenor sings spanish lyrics of love and pain. Not a Milonga proper, this is an evening of tango music at a beautiful, darkly lit bohemian club. We always have a few dancers show up, so come to dance or to just listen to the music. More info: see this page.
Dec 24 (Thursday) CONTRA ... Old Farmer's Ball at Warren-Wilson College. Starts at 8pm. Beginners Lessons at 7:30pm. Music by Open Band with open mic calling led by Diane Silver. Non-members $6, OFB members $5, Warren Wilson students $1. More info: see the website
Dec 25 (Friday) VINTAGE ROCK ... 3 Cool Cats 8-11pm at Olive or Twist in downtown Asheville. No cover.
Dec 26 (Saturday) SOUL / MOTOWN... Jim Arrendell Dance Party 9pm at Isis Restaurant & Music Hall in West Asheville. Celebrate Life and have a post Christmas Party with an evening of Motown and Soul from the '50s through the '70s - music that will make you want to dance. $5 at the door. Details: see this page.
Dec 26-Jan 1 (Sat-Thurs) SWING / ETC... Lindy Focus at Crowne Plaza in Asheville. The Lindy Hop, Balboa, Blues and Jazz Dance Camp and New Year's Party. Details and registration: see this website and this page.
Dec 26-Jan 1 (Fri-Thurs) CONTRA / ETC ... Winter Dance Week at John C. Campbell Folk School in Brasstown NC, seven miles east of Murphy. Featuring American contras & squares, English country dancing, waltz & other couple dances, swing dance & clogging, harmony singing, & jam sessions. Ring in the New Year dancing to the glorious live music of Maivish (pictured, Adam Broome, Jaige Trudel & Matthew Olwell), The Canote Brothers, A Joyful Noise (Barbara Greenberg, Kathy Talvitie & Daniel Beerbohm) and DoubleDate (Members of A Joyful Noise joined by Bob Pasquarello)! Not for beginners. Standard Tuition: $376 ($300 before Nov 2), Local Tuition: $188. Evening Dances are open to our local dance community. EXPERIENCED Contra Dancers Only, Please. Dec. 26-29: 8-11pm, $10; Dec. 30: 8-10pm, $10; New Year's Eve Dance Dec. 31: 8pm-1am, $15. Details: see this page.
Dec 28 (Monday) CONTRA... Monday Night Contra Dance 8pm at The Grey Eagle in Asheville. Beginners Lessons at 7:30. Music by Contraversial (Cailen Campbell fiddle, David Brown guitar) with caller Jack Mitchell. Admission $7. More info: see this page and this page.
Dec 31 (Thursday) CAJUN / ZYDECO / ETC ... NYE with Jackomo and Zydeco Ya Ya 9pm at Jack of the Wood in downtown Asheville. More info: see this page
Dec 31 (Thursday) BALLROOM ... New Year’s Eve Ballroom Dance 8:30-12:30pm at the Asheville Ballroom Dance & Event Centre, 291 Sweeten Creek Road. Phil Noland will be our DJ for the evening! $35/pp Reservations Required. Heavy Hors d’oeuvres & Champagne Toast at midnight! For more information call (828) 274-8320.
Dec 31 (Thursday) CONTRA ... Old Farmer's Ball Special New Year's Dance at Warren-Wilson College. Luau, Contra Dance and Rushfest - Join us for the Appalua-Luau! Dinner will be limited to the first 40 people, so sign up now! Hawaiian themed, seated banquet 6pm-7pm. Music 8pm-12:30am by Playing with Fyre with caller Maggie Jo Saylor. Continue into the wee hours (until 2am) with Rushfest! by Emily Rush. Tickets $20 advance, $25 at the door. Banquet Tickets $20 (not available at the door - advance sales only!) More info: see the website
Dec 31 (Thursday) VINTAGE ROCK ... New Year's Eve with 3 Cool Cats 8pm at Olive or Twist in downtown Asheville. $25 - Tickets on sale now.
Jan 1 (Friday) MOVEMENT / BENEFIT... New Year's Day Dance to Benefit Our VOICE with the Asheville Movement Collective 10:30am at the Asheville Masonic Temple, 80 Broadway St. in downtown Asheville. Details are coming soon! Our VOICE's Mission: In the pursuit of a community that is free of sexual violence, Our VOICE serves all individuals in Buncombe County affected by sexual assault and abuse, through counseling, advocacy and education. Details: see this page.
Jan 2-3 (Sat-Sun) CONTRA... HJDS New Year's Affair 2016 at the Historic Jonesborough Visitors Center in Jonesborough, TN. Music by Playing With Fyre & Buddy System with callers Jesse Edgerton & Charlotte Crittenden. A day and a half of dancing to kick off the New Year. Presented by Historic Jonesborough Dance Society. More info and complete schedule: see this page.