Dances start promptly at 8:30pm and end at 11:30pm. Admission is $8. A contra dance lesson for beginners is given every Friday starting at 7:30pm and is included in the price of admission.
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Special offer, March only--experienced dancers: Bring new dancers, and both you and they get in free!
March 4 - Susan Hankin calls to the Corn Dogs – Rafe Stefanini (fiddle, banjo), Beverly Smith (guitar), Erica Weiss (guitar), Bob Taylor (bass). Not everything in Pennsylvania is polka! Listen to this high energy band from Bethlehem including Glen Echo favorite Beverly Smith, who has fiddled and called here many times.
March 11 - Susan Taylor (one of our most requested callers) calls to the fabulous Glen Echo Open Band
March 18 - Joseph Pimentel calls to Moving Violations
– Ron Grosslein (fiddle, mandolin), Van Kaynor (fiddle), Becky Ashenden
(piano, accordion) and Chuck Corman (bass, percussion). "This wonderfully
talented quintet of players . . ..revolutionized the New England dance scene
by playing traditional tunes in strange and wonderful ways." Sing Out
magazine. This dance will be held in the Bumper Car
March 25 - Keith Cornett calls to Footloose –
(Jonah Blaustein (clarinet, soprano sax), Pete Campbell (piano, bass), Rex
McGee (fiddle), David DiGuiseppe (accordion, mandolin, washboard)), a high-energy
band from North Carolina that is a favorite both at Glen Echo and at dance