Promoting, preserving, and teaching Contra and English Country dance and music in metropolitan Portland, Oregon

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The Portland Country Dance Community is a consortium of dancers, musicians and callers promoting traditional and modern Contra and English country dance and music through regular dances, workshops and other events. Everyone is welcome. PCDC membership is not required, but it entitles you to discounts at all PCDC dances and a subscription to the "Footnotes" newsletter. Membership is $15 a year for individuals, $12 for students and seniors (65+), or $25 for households. Donations in excess of membership fees are tax deductible.

  Find out about dancing,
playing and calling at a
PCDC contra dance
  Play music at
a PCDC English
country dance
  Learn tunes from some
of Portland's finest
folk musicians!
  Play tunes with
friends at the
Pizza Jam!

Special Events

April 27 Sunday Night Raindance Portland, OR

Regional Events

April 11-13 Cascade Contras Sky Camp, OR
April 25-27 Portland Raindance
Portland, OR
April 25-27 Cascadia English Country Ball Seattle, WA
May 2-4 Westwind Weekend Camp Westwind, OR
May 23-26 Northwest Folklife Festival Seattle, WA

      PCDC Dance Weekends

RainDance logo Portland Raindance
April 25-27 2014
Northwest Passage logo Northwest Passage
Aug 29 - Sept 1, 2014
Portland English Ball logo Portland English Ball
Oct 31-Nov 2, 2014
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