Dance in the New Year with a contra dance featuring The Western Home String Band on Saturday, January 18. Dancing begins at
Dance in the New Year with a contra dance featuring The Western Home String Band on Saturday, January 18. Dancing begins at 7:30 at The Lingonberry, 218 W. Water Street in Decorah.
Bill Deutsch will lead the dance. He calls dances regularly in the area, and enjoys teaching simple to intermediate level dances. Walking and swing moves for each dance are taught, and beginners of all ages are welcome.
The Western Home String Band features experienced players cranking out high-energy Old-Time, Celtic and original tunes. You’ll dance to fiddle, mandolin, guitar, bass, banjo, Irish drum and other acoustic instruments playing reels, jigs and a few waltzes.
Admission is $7, with kids 12 and under free. Please wear comfortable shoes and layered clothing. No partner is necessary.
(Saturday) 7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
218 W. Water Street, Decorah, IA 52101