Folk Dance Events and Festivals
Compiled by Dick Oakes
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We had a request to link special ongoing folk dance events and we're glad to oblige! Happy Dancing!
UNITED STATES AND CANADA
- California Statewide Festival Hosted by the Folk Dance Federation of California, South, Inc. and the Folk Dance Federation of California, Inc. Each federation holds the festival on alternating years.
- California Kolo Festival, Inc. San Francisco, California. Features the best in Kolo performances from the Bay Area and from afar.
- Lithuanian Folk Dance Festival Since 1957, Lithuanian folk dance ensembles from around the globe have gathered approximately every four years in Los Angeles, California.
- Greek Festival The annual festival of The Assumption of the Theotokos Greek Orthodox Metropolis Cathedral of Denver, Colorado.
- Greek Festival The annual festival of Saints Peter and Paul Greek Orthodox Church of Boulder, Colorado.
- Idaho International Dance & Music Festival Sponsored by the Rexburg, Idaho, Chamber of Commerce.
- MadShoe Weekends Jim Gold's weekends offer "the healing power of a good dance, a good word, a good shoe, and a good laugh."
- San Antonio Folk Dance Festival This is the Big One! Held yearly in San Antonio, Texas.