--- Lenox Contra Dance


Come join us contra dancing on Saturday nights in Lenox, Massachusetts in the Lenox Community Center, at 65 Walker Street. Experience the pleasure of dancing on a beautiful wood floor, in a high-ceiling second floor (handicap accessible) ballroom with a raised stage.

Admission is $12 and $6 for students. New Dancers - 2nd dance free!

Dances begin with a 15 minute beginner introduction at 7:45 followed by dancing from 8:00 to 11:00. Refreshments are offered during the social break from dancing. All the dances are taught. Come alone or with others.

See Berkshire Eagle Article

Dances are held 3rd Saturday of each month.

Please help by printing out some flyers and putting them up in your favorite gathering spot

September 30th, 2017 7:30-11:00 (5th Saturday)

Welcome Dance

Music by Spare Parts - Liz Stell (flute), Bill Matthiesen (keyboard), Eric Buddington (fiddle), with caller Jon Greene.

Free admission to all new dancers and to all experienced dancers who arrive early to help the new dancers.

MCC LogoThis program is supported in part by grants from the Lenox, Pittsfield, and Monterey Cultural Councils, local agencies which are supported by the Massachusetts Cultural Council, a state agency.

Welcome Dance Flyer Here

October 21st, 2017 7:45-11:00 (3rd Saturday)

Music by ContraPositive - Joe De Paolo (percussion), Matthew Christian (fiddle, mandolin, flute, whistle and Highland pipes), Matt Diaz (guitar, bouzouki and flute) with Quena Crain calling.

October Flyer Here

November 18th, 2017 7:45-11:00 (3rd Saturday)

Music by Bethany Waickman (guitar), Glen Loper (mandolin and banjo), Dave Langford (fiddle) with caller Luke Donforth.

November Flyer Here

December 16th, 2017 6:00-11:00 (3rd Saturday)

Holiday Dance and Potluck

Music by The Russet Trio plus Stuart Kenney with caller TBA.