Note: This was the listing for the now-concluded 2024 Festival. The events for the 2025 Festival will be put here in February 2025

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10:00amHot Music, Cool Dances (ECD) DS Breton and French Dances! E Intro to Folk Waltz TB Israeli Oldies Dance Party NX Introduction to Contras DB   Keeping Our Bodies Dancing As We Age GB   Introduction to English Handbell Ringing TB Community Dance Party with Margaret Bary and Tabbies' Delight DF Social Singing 101 C   10:00am
10:30amA Guide to Harmony Singing TS 10:30am
11:00amGet in the Groove Contras DS World Music Concert E Bretagne Dance DB Zwiefachers: EZ to Hard Z NS Intro to English Country Dance DB Little People, Big Feelings GF Ukulele Off the Page GS Family Scottish Country Dancing DF Start and Grow a Dance Series C Sagebrush to Silver Screen: Cowboy Songs GB 11:00am
11:30amFolk and Religious Music from the Republic of Georgia E 11:30am
12:00noonSquares for Contra Dancers DS Protest Songs: Sharing & Leading GB Dances of Anatolia DS Learn the ECD Medley Dances DS Couple Sequence Dances DB Family Fun Dance DF You Can Count With Me GF Traditional Music of E. Europe, Georgia, & the Balkans E   Fox Library Open Jam GS The Secret History of Chanteys P 12:00noon
12:30pmSuccession! C Jam Session: English Country Dance Tunes GS 12:30pm
1:00pmWe Meet Again Contras DS Connecticut Sea Music Festival Chantey Sing GB Scottish Ceilidh Party DB Dance Performances Intro to International Dance TB Family Barn Dance DF A Family Cabaret EF The Ultimate Parody Jam! GB The Food of Love Hurts E Missouri Fiddling: The Little Dixie Region TS 1:00pm
1:30pmPre-dance Open English Band Practice TS West Gallery Music GS 1:30pm
2:00pmNext Level Folk Waltz TS Music of Scotland and Cape Breton E Introduction to Bollywood Dance TB Philly's Phinest Contras DS Contra for Big Kids (6-12s) DF   Come Sing Along! GF Songs of Mine and Mill E Watch Out!: Warnings, Wrongdoing, and Wrath E Clawhammer Banjo Concert E 2:00pm
2:30pm'Fishermen's Ballads' 150 Years On E Balkan Kefana Singalong GS 2:30pm
3:00pmFestive Yet Tasteful ECD DS Parlor Party - Sing and Jam GS Tricky Balkan Dances TS Triplet Time (3 Cple Sets) DS Family Barn Dance DF Mostly Celtic Tunes and Songs E Queer Maritime Music E How to Play the Irish Bodhran TB Mostly Swedish Jam GS Power Harmonies E 3:00pm
3:30pmDjango, Jazz, & Bluegrazz E Stellar Hits from the First 20 Years! E 3:30pm
4:00pmKudos to Kynaston (ECD) DS Shape Note Workshop TB International Folk Dance Party NS Queer as Folk Dance (Contras) DS Scottish Country Dancing for Beginners TB Seated Square Dance DB Fat Ton Trad - Bal Folk Tune Workshop GS Argentine Tango Jam GS How to Play the Bones TB How to Apply to NEFFA C   4:00pm
4:30pmBalkan Singing Workshop TS Shetland Fiddle Workshop TS 4:30pm
5:00pmContra Medley NX Sacred Harp Singing GS Balkan Dances in 11 and 22! TS Scottish Country Dancing DS Intro to Balkan Dancing DB Ottoman Turkish Makam Music E Lilting Jam: Singing the Tunes GB Uke Power G Songs from the Osterie (Italian Taverns) GB Homecoming Album Launch E 5:00pm
5:30pmContra Chestnuts Plus DS Routes of the Blues E Celtic Harp - From the Past to the Present E 5:30pm
6:00pmIntroductory Hand Drumming Workshop TB Ballo Liscio from Italy (Waltzes, Tangos, etc.) NS Balkan Joy! Balkan Dances DS Appalachian Flatfooting and Buck Dancing TB Not the SOS E Humor Us! E   Songs of Earth, Moon, & Beyond E Maritime Ballads: Context from Content P 6:00pm
6:30pmContras with Rum & Onions DS Slow Jam: The Pulse of a Jig GS Waltz Jam GS 6:30pm
7:00pmPub Sing with Jack in the Green GB Beaucoup des Bourrées TB ECD Medley NX Intro to Colonial Dance DB Hypnotic Old-Time Jam GS Ballads: Stories Told and Sung E Songs of Road and Rail E Pioneering Women of Old-Time E Original Acoustic Songs E 7:00pm
7:30pmBeatles Contra DS Recent English Country Dance Delights DS Music Concert of Unusual Instruments E How to Talk to Your Sound Engineer C 7:30pm
8:00pmContra Tune Slow Jam GS International Dance Party! NS Schottis from the Bright Side TB Front Porch Busking E Sad Song Swap GS Stories for Grownups E NEFFA Funny Song Swap Hour! GB ABCs of American Roots Music E 8:00pm
8:30pmBest Contras of the 2010's DS ECD Favorites with the English Open Band DS Mike Kennedy Remembrance (1946-2023) GB Double the Fun! E 8:30pm
9:00pm  Intro to Casino Rueda (Cuban Dance) TB Swedish Couple Dancing NS Woodbury Family & 1800s Parlor Songs GS French Jam GB Hammer Dulcimer - Making Sense TB Remembering Phil Ochs GB   9:00pm
9:30pmBulgarian & More Dance Party NS Well, That Didn't End Well! Tragic Ballads GS Song Swap Party GS 9:30pm
10:00pmStream of Contraness (Contra Hash!) NX Jug Band Blues and Swing Dance NS       Django Jazz Jam GS 10:00pm
10:30pmContra Party! DS Dances of Yves Moreau NX   10:30pm
11:30pmFestival Closed for the Day11:30pm

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