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.
We welcome everyone to our dances: adults, families, students, children.
The prices for all dances are:
$10 for non-members, $7 for members, $5 for students with ID, and maximum $25 per family.
Click on an event title to show or hide the details.
Click the "Print" icon to print the calendar, in PDF format.
There are several print options, including a custom date range. Select "Print Descriptions" to print the details.
NTTDS Special Events
Fri March 24 thru Sun March 26, 2023: Set For Spring English Country Dance Weekend at Sokol Hall in Dallas, featuring David Millstone calling to the music of Rachel Bell, Susan Kevra, and David Weisler. REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN!
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 Vaccination and Masks are encouraged, but NOT REQUIRED.
For all our dances, NO experience is needed.
We walk through every dance before doing it to the music.
NO partners are needed. We encourage everyone to change partners for every dance.
See the Frequently Asked Questions for more information.
For the latest schedule information, call our dance hotline: 972-546-8858.
Do you want only announcements about dance weekends, etc. delivered right to your email mailbox ?
Sign up for our Special Events mailing list
Do you want the latest info about our monthly events (in addition to Special Events) delivered right to your email mailbox ?
Sign up for our Newsletter
Flamingo Fling Contra Dance Weekend in Oklahoma City, June 9-11, 2023, featuring Diane Silver calling to the music of Stomp Rocket. For details, see their web page.
English Country Dance in Fort Worth, 7:00 pm, at 4601 Frazier Ave. The schedule varies. See their Southwestern Folks - Dancing Facebook page.
International Folk Dance Classes are held every Sunday afternoon at the Plaza Arts Center in Carrollton. Starting in Jan 2017, the time has changed to 2 pm. The time varies somewhat, so check the exact time before going via their web site, phone 972-446-3200 (Tue-Sat 11 am - 5 pm), or email .
Scottish Dances are held Sunday nights at the Green Space Arts Collective, 529 Malone Street, Denton, TX 76201, at 5-6 pm for intermediate dancers and 6-7 pm for beginners. The cost is $1 and you don't need a partner. NOTE: This is a NEW LOCATION, starting in Jan 2018. More Info: http://www.dentoncelticdancers.org. Contact: Becca Dickstein, .
1st and 3rd Saturdays: Old-Time Music Jam, 2-4:30 pm at the
Heritage Village in Old City Park.
Free to musicians. Spouses/friends of musicians will pay a discounted admission.
Free parking at designated lots at St. Paul & South Harwood. Do not leave valuables in your car.
More Info: Kirk Hunter via , or Dean Barber via , or their Facebook group.
Top of Page
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
Sign up for our email newsletter. Webmasters: Glenn Manuel and Lauren Singer
Free non-profit web hosting provided by InterServer.