Based in Dallas, Texas, NTTDS promotes understanding and appreciation of American folk dancing, its music, its history, and related folklore. We are a group affiliate of the Country Dance and Song Society.
All Memberships EXPIRED at the end of January, and need to be RENEWED.
You can RENEW Online, or in person at any of our dances.
 
New Admission Policy: Pay What You Can. Starting in May 2023, we are encouraging dancers to pay a little extra, as able, to help cover expenses for our bands, callers, and dance halls. Suggested amounts are: $10 for adults, $5 for children and students, $25 for a family. NTTDS members are welcome to pay less. Any additional donations are greatly appreciated.
Contra Dance at 2155 Ballroom
Contra Dance at 2155 Ballroom
 
English Country Dance at Apex
English Country Dance at Apex

We welcome everyone to our dances:
adults, families, students, children; you get the idea.
Admission is Pay What You Can, suggested $10 for adults, $5 for students with ID, and maximum $25 per family.

DANCE HOTLINE PHONE NUMBER: 972-546-8858.

 

Upcoming Dances:

NTTDS is now holding English Country Dances on 2nd Saturdays at Apex Dance Studio in Dallas, and Contra Dances on 3rd Saturdays at 2155 Ballroom in Carrollton.
COVID Vaccinations and Masks are encouraged, but NOT REQUIRED. We do collect attendee names and emails for possible contact tracing.

Sat July 13, 6:00 - 9:00 pm: Our normal 2nd Saturday English Country Dance is replaced by a Bridgerton Ball at the Dallas Central Library. See details in the NEWS section below.

Sat July 20, 7:30 - 10:30 pm: Contra Dance at 2155 Ballroom in Carrollton, with Barb Smith calling to the music of Sibling Revelry.

Sat July 27, 7:30 - 10:30 pm: English Country Dance at APEX Dance Studio in Dallas, in place of the August 10 dance.

Sat Aug 10, 7:30 - 10:30 pm: English Country Dance at APEX Dance Studio in Dallas. CANCELLED, replaced by a dance on July 27.

Sat Aug 17, 7:30 - 10:30 pm: Contra Dance at 2155 Ballroom in Carrollton, with Peter Lamborghini calling to the music of Bambi & Thumper.

 

NEWS

 

Non-NTTDS Events

English Country Dance in Fort Worth, 7:00 pm, at 4601 Frazier Ave. The schedule varies. See their Southwestern Folks - Dancing Facebook page.

For more Non-NTTDS events, see the Schedule page.

 

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North Texas Traditional Dance Society is a 501(c)(3) organization with registered offices in the State of Texas.
How to contact NTTDS:    972-546-8858    OR       OR    PO Box 820203, Dallas, TX 75382
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