Calendar

May
25
Thu
Waltz in the pavillion – open waltz band/ Suzanne Hosch coordinator @ the pavillion
May 25 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Jun
1
Thu
Firefly with Anne Marie Walter calling
Jun 1 all-day
Jun
8
Thu
Eloise and Co – Owen Morrison, Rachel Bell and Becky Tracy – Soiree band- with Beth Molaro (tent)
Jun 8 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Jun
11
Sun
Roots Contra @ Harvest House
Jun 11 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Roots Contra @ Harvest House | Asheville | North Carolina | United States

New England contra dancing as a traditional dance form. Dance contra chestnuts, northern and southern squares, circles, quadrilles, and triplets as well as newer contra dances to traditional contra dance music played close to the floor.
Diane Silver will lead the dancing, with music by Laura Lengnick, Karen Gaughan, and invited guests.

Please make a donation at the door.

Jun
15
Thu
Atlantic Crossing with Diane Silver calling
Jun 15 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Jun
22
Thu
Boom Chuck (Laurie Fisher, Nic Coker, Geroud Barralon, Don Lewis) with calling by Barbara Groh
Jun 22 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Jun
29
Thu
Turnip the Beet (Kelsey Wells, Jeremy Lekich) Jesse Edgerton calling
Jun 29 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Turnip the Beet (Kelsey Wells, Jeremy Lekich) Jesse Edgerton calling

Turnip the Beet is a dance band duo from Nashville, Tennessee. Rooted in the traditions of Southern Appalachia and their local contra dances, Kelsey Wells and Jeremy Lekich combine fiddle, banjo, guitar, percussion, and the occasional mbira in an innovative and jubilant musical harvest. Expect to hear an organic mix of eclectic tunes from the American South, Ireland, Cape Breton, Quebec, and Scandinavia, as well as a half-bushel of grooving, homegrown originals.

Kelsey Wells – fiddle, banjo, mbira, feet, vocals,
Jeremy Lekich – guitar, octave mandolin, djembe, vocals

Web: turnipthebeetmusic.com
Facebook: facebook.com/turnipthebeetmusic

Jul
6
Thu
Kudzoo with calling by Brian Hamshar
Jul 6 all-day
Jul
9
Sun
Roots Contra @ Harvest House
Jul 9 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Roots Contra @ Harvest House | Asheville | North Carolina | United States

New England contra dancing as a traditional dance form. Dance contra chestnuts, northern and southern squares, circles, quadrilles, and triplets as well as newer contra dances to traditional contra dance music played close to the floor.
Diane Silver will lead the dancing, with music by Laura Lengnick, Karen Gaughan, and invited guests.

Please make a donation at the door.

Jul
13
Thu
Steamshovel
Jul 13 all-day
Jul
20
Thu
Swannanoa gathering dance
Jul 20 all-day
Jul
27
Thu
Swannanoa gathering dance
Jul 27 all-day
Aug
3
Thu
Joyful Noise with calling by Emily Abel
Aug 3 all-day
Aug
10
Thu
swannanoa gathering dance
Aug 10 all-day
Aug
13
Sun
Roots Contra @ Harvest House
Aug 13 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Roots Contra @ Harvest House | Asheville | North Carolina | United States

New England contra dancing as a traditional dance form. Dance contra chestnuts, northern and southern squares, circles, quadrilles, and triplets as well as newer contra dances to traditional contra dance music played close to the floor.
Diane Silver will lead the dancing, with music by Laura Lengnick, Karen Gaughan, and invited guests.

Please make a donation at the door.

Aug
24
Thu
Splash dance visiting musicians request/Janet Muse, Emil Oguil and friends/confirmed. with Calling by Greg Frock
Aug 24 all-day
Aug
25
Fri
Splashdance Weekend! @ Camp Ton-a-Wandah
Aug 25 – Aug 27 all-day
Splashdance Weekend! @ Camp Ton-a-Wandah | Hendersonville | North Carolina | United States

Splashdance, Asheville’s all-volunteer weekend of contra dance. swimming, musical jamming, and singing.
Details
Online registration

Aug
31
Thu
Nic Coker, George Paul and Steve Kemble
Aug 31 all-day
Sep
7
Thu
Morrison Brothers Band
Sep 7 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm