We will do our best to keep a running list of song and dance events that have been cancelled due to COVID-19.

How to Cancel an Event

If you need to list a cancelled event or series, please fill out the Submit an Event form. In the Categories box, choose either Cancelled Special Event or Cancelled Ongoing Series, as well as the other categories that apply to the event (Ball, Weekend, Contra, etc.).

If you submit an ongoing series that is temporarily cancelled, we will be happy to list it in our calendar as soon as it resumes!

If you need to cancel an event that is already listed in the CDSS calendar, please email Anne Campbell at webmaster@cdss.org with the event name, date, and location.

Submit an Online Event!

If you are running an online dance or music event, please fill out the Submit an Event form. In the Categories box, choose Online Events as well as any other categories that apply, and add your event URL in the Extra Info box.

Cancelled Special Events

CANCELLED: Bay Area Country Dance Society Hey Days, Rohnert Park, CA
Sunday, July 05, 2020 to Sunday, July 05, 2020 - All Day
Sonoma State University
Support the Organizers & Performers
CANCELLED: River Rendezvous, Coshocton, OH
Friday, July 17, 2020, 8:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Coshocton Lake Park
CANCELLED: Balance the Bay Urban Contra Dance Weekend in San Francisco
Friday, August 07, 2020, 3:00 AM - 3:00 AM
Pomeroy Recreation Center
CANCELLED: Maine Fiddle Camp (August Week I)
Sunday, August 09, 2020 to Friday, August 14, 2020 - All Day
Camp NEOFA
Support the Performers and Organizers
CANCELLED: Maine Fiddle Camp (August Week II)
Sunday, August 16, 2020 to Friday, August 21, 2020 - All Day
Camp NEOFA
Support the Performers and Organizers
CANCELLED: Sugar Hill 2020, Bloomington, IN
Friday, August 28, 2020 to Sunday, August 30, 2020 - All Day
CANCELLED: Adirondack Dance Weekend in Lake George, NY
Friday, September 11, 2020 to Sunday, September 13, 2020 - All Day
Silver Bay YMCA
CANCELLED: Bear Hug Dance Camp, Flathead Lake, Montana
Friday, September 11, 2020, 2:00 AM - 2:00 AM
CANCELLED: Toronto English Country Dance Assembly Weekend
Friday, October 02, 2020, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
St. Barnabas Hall
POSTPONED: Harvest Moon Dance Weekend, St. Charles, IL
Friday, October 02, 2020, 8:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Baker Community Center
CANCELLED: Columbus English Country Dance Weekend
Saturday, October 24, 2020, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Groveport Town Hall

Cancelled Ongoing Series

CANCELLED: Saturday Richmond, VA Contra Dance
Saturday, July 25, 2020, 7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Past Events Cancelled Due to Coronavirus
CANCELLED: Brattleboro (VT) Pub Sing
Saturday, March 21, 2020, 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
McNeill's Brewery
CANCELLED: Celebration of Spring Ball in Mamaroneck, NY
Saturday, March 21, 2020, 3:30 PM - 11:00 PM
St. Thomas Episcopal Church
CANCELLED: Looking Glass Music and Arts Association, Lansing, MI
Saturday, March 21, 2020, 6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Dewitt Township Community Center
CANCELLED: Columbia, SC Contra Dance
Saturday, March 21, 2020, 7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
CANCELLED: Monterey (CA) Contra Dance
Saturday, March 21, 2020, 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
YMCA of the Monterey Peninsula
CANCELLED: Door County Folk Alliance - March Ceili dance
Saturday, March 21, 2020, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Kress Pavilion
CANCELLED: Lancaster Contra Dance, Lancaster, PA
Saturday, March 21, 2020, 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
CANCELLED: Portland House Band Contra Dance, Portland, OR
Saturday, March 21, 2020, 7:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Fulton Park Community Center
CANCELLED: Swingin' Tern Dances, East Hanover, NJ
Saturday, March 21, 2020, 7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Swingin' Tern Dances
CANCELLED: Lawrence Barn Dance, Lawrence, KS
Saturday, March 21, 2020, 7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
CANCELLED: "Connect the Dots!" Musicians Workshop, Philadelphia, PA
Sunday, March 22, 2020, 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Summit Presbyterian Church
CANCELLED: BFMS Wednesday Night Contra Dance, Baltimore, MD
Wednesday, March 25, 2020, 8:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Lovely Lane United Methodist Church
Support the performers and organizers
CANCELLED: Melt Into Spring English Ball Weekend in Ann Arbor
Friday, March 27, 2020 to Sunday, March 29, 2020 - All Day
Concourse Hall
CANCELLED: Nashville Playford Ball Weekend
Friday, March 27, 2020 to Sunday, March 29, 2020 - All Day
West End Middle School
CANCELLED: Pigtown Fling, Cincinnati, OH
Friday, March 27, 2020 to Sunday, March 29, 2020 - All Day
Support the performers and organizers
CANCELLED: Spring Breakdown Dance Weekend
Friday, March 27, 2020 to Sunday, March 29, 2020 - All Day
Capital Ritz Banquet and Dance Center
Support the performers and organizers
CANCELLED: Epicenter Urban Contra Dance Weekend in Marin County, CA
Friday, March 27, 2020, 7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Strawberry Recreation Hall
CANCELLED: Richmond, VA, Springforth Ball Dance Weekend
Friday, March 27, 2020, 7:30 PM - 4:00 PM
CANCELLED: Greenfield (MA) Experienced Contra Dancers Series
Friday, March 27, 2020, 8:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Guiding Star Grange #1
CANCELLED: Hash Dance Weekend, Glen Echo, MD
Saturday, March 28, 2020 to Sunday, March 29, 2020 - All Day
CANCELLED: Last Saturday Contra at Pierce's Hall, Putney, VT
Saturday, March 28, 2020 to Saturday, March 28, 2020 - All Day
Pierce's Hall
CANCELLED: Monthly Contra and Square Dance in Troy, MI
Saturday, March 28, 2020, 7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
First United Methodist Church of Troy
CANCELLED: 4th Saturday Contra Dance by Wareham Dances in Onset, MA
Saturday, March 28, 2020, 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Wareham Boys & Girls Club
CANCELLED - Prescott, Arizona Contra Dance
Saturday, March 28, 2020, 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
First Congregational Church of Prescott
CANCELLED: Madison (WI) Queer Contra
Saturday, March 28, 2020, 7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Wil-Mar Neighborhood Center
CANCELLED: Fiddlers Green Contra Dance, South Amherst, MA
Saturday, March 28, 2020, 7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Munson Memorial Library
CANCELLED: Barn Dance at the PCA, Westford, MA
Saturday, March 28, 2020, 7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
CANCELLED: Mystic Contra Dance "The Pie Dance" (Groton CT)
Saturday, March 28, 2020, 7:45 PM - 11:00 PM
Groton Senior Center
No smoking or alcohol drinking but there's plenty of dancing!
CANCELLED: English Country Dances, Dallas, TX
Saturday, March 28, 2020, 9:30 PM - 11:30 PM
First United Lutheran Church
CANCELLED: Norwich VT English Country Dance
Tuesday, March 31, 2020, 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Tracy Hall
CANCELLED: BFMS Wednesday Night Contra Dance, Baltimore, MD
Wednesday, April 01, 2020, 8:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Lovely Lane United Methodist Church
Support the performers and organizers
CANCELLED: First Thursday Dance with the Lamprey River Band, Durham, NH
Thursday, April 02, 2020, 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Durham, NH Unitarian Universalist Fellowship
CANCELLED: Waltz Night with Tom and Kate, Louisville, KY
Thursday, April 02, 2020, 8:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Support the performers and organizers
CANCELLED: Call of the Loon in Minneapolis, MN
Friday, April 03, 2020 to Sunday, April 05, 2020 - All Day
Tapestry Folkdance Center
Support the performers
CANCELLED: Dandelion Romp, Oberlin, OH
Friday, April 03, 2020 to Sunday, April 05, 2020 - All Day
Oberlin College
If you have already registered, you can get a refund!
CANCELLED: Gypsy Meltdown, Charlotte, NC
Friday, April 03, 2020 to Sunday, April 05, 2020 - All Day
Belk Hall
CANCELLED: Belfast (ME) Flying Shoes Dances & Outreach Programs
Friday, April 03, 2020, 6:30 PM -
Support the performers and organizers
CANCELLED: Berlin MA 1st Saturday Contra Dance
Saturday, April 04, 2020, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Berlin 1870 Town Hall
CANCELLED: Sage Assembly - A Southwestern English Country Dance Ball in Santa Fe, NM
Saturday, April 04, 2020, 12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
St. John's College
CANCELLED: First Saturday Workshop and Dance, Philadelphia, PA
Saturday, April 04, 2020, 3:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Summit Presbyterian Church
CANCELLED: Birdsboro (PA) Contra Dance
Saturday, April 04, 2020, 4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Birdsboro Community Memorial Center
CANCELLED: Lansing (MI) Contra and Square Dance
Saturday, April 04, 2020, 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Central United Methodist Church
CANCELLED: Cocoa Beach (FL) Contra Dance
Saturday, April 04, 2020, 7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Cocoa Beach Recreation Center
CANCELLED: Wild Asparagus First Saturday Contradance, Greenfield, MA
Saturday, April 04, 2020, 7:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Guiding Star Grange #1
CANCELLED: First Saturday Contra, Ann Arbor, MI
Saturday, April 04, 2020, 7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
CANCELLED: Advanced Challenging English Dance, Cambridge, MA
Saturday, April 04, 2020, 7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Park Avenue Congregational Church
CANCELLED Swingin' Tern Dances in April, East Hanover, NJ
Saturday, April 04, 2020, 7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Swingin' Tern Dances
Support the performers and organizers
CANCELLED: 1st Saturday Contra, Woods Hole MA
Saturday, April 04, 2020, 8:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Woods Hole Community Hall
CANCELLED: Sunday Richmond Va Contra dance
Sunday, April 05, 2020, 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Support the Caller and Musicians
CANCELLED: Gospel Pub Sing in Minneapolis
Sunday, April 05, 2020, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Merlins Rest Pub
CANCELLED: ContraMontreal double dance + techno contra
Sunday, April 05, 2020, 3:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Saint Columba House
Support the performers and organizers
CANCELLED: GODS First Sunday Contra Dance, Gainesville, FL
Sunday, April 05, 2020, 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Thelma A. Boltin Center
CANCELLED: Chicago Barn Dance Monday Night Dances
Monday, April 06, 2020, 8:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Irish American Heritage Center
CANCELLED: English Country Dance, Childgrove Country Dancers in St Louis, MO
Monday, April 06, 2020, 8:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Monday Club
Support the Organizers and Performers
CANCELLED: BFMS Wednesday Night Contra Dance, Baltimore, MD
Wednesday, April 08, 2020, 8:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Lovely Lane United Methodist Church
Support the Performers
CANCELLED: Mad Robin Romp, Bloomington, IN
Friday, April 10, 2020 to Sunday, April 12, 2020 - All Day
Camp Gallahue
Support the Performers
CANCELLED: Cornwall (VT) Contra Dance
Saturday, April 11, 2020, 7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Cornwall Town Hall
CANCELLED: Santa Cruz (CA) 2nd Sunday Contra Dance
Sunday, April 12, 2020, 11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Santa Cruz County Veterans Memorial Building
CANCELLED: BFMS Wednesday Night Contra Dance, Baltimore, MD
Wednesday, April 15, 2020, 8:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Lovely Lane United Methodist Church
Support the Performers
CANCELLED: Palmetto Bug Stomp 2020, Charleston, SC
Friday, April 17, 2020, 6:00 PM - 2:30 PM
CANCELLED: Greenfield MA Hambo workshop
Saturday, April 18, 2020 to Saturday, April 18, 2020 - All Day
CANCELLED: Playford Ball NYC
Saturday, April 18, 2020, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Good Shepherd-Faith Presbyterian Church
Support the performers and organizers
CANCELLED: Lawrence (KS) Barn Dance
Saturday, April 18, 2020, 7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
CANCELLED: BFMS Wednesday Night Contra Dance, Baltimore, MD
Wednesday, April 22, 2020, 8:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Lovely Lane United Methodist Church
Support the Performers
CANCELLED: Greenfield MA, Experienced Contra Dance
Friday, April 24, 2020 to Friday, April 24, 2020 - All Day
CANCELLED: New England Folk Festival (NEFFA) in Acton, MA
Friday, April 24, 2020 to Sunday, April 26, 2020 - All Day
Acton Boxborough Regional High School
Support the performers and organizers
CANCELLED: Trillium Twirl Dance Weekend, Dowling, MI
Friday, April 24, 2020 to Sunday, April 26, 2020 - All Day
Clear Lake Camp, Battle Creek Outdoor Education Center
CANCELLED: When In Doubt, Swing! Contra Dance Weekend in Dallas, TX
Friday, April 24, 2020, 8:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Sokol Athletic Center
CANCELLED: 17th Hands Four Spring Dance Weekend, Berea, KY
Friday, April 24, 2020, 8:00 PM - 3:00 PM
CANCELLED: Spring Fling Traditional Contra and Square Dance in Troy, MI
Saturday, April 25, 2020, 7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
First United Methodist Church of Troy
CANCELLED: The Lenox Assembly
Friday, May 01, 2020, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
CANCELLED: LCFD Gender Free Spring Dance Camp in Woodstock, CT
Friday, May 01, 2020, 5:00 PM - 3:30 PM
YMCA Camp Woodstock
CANCELLED: Whitewater Whirl Contra Dance Weekend, Fayetteville, WV
Friday, May 01, 2020, 6:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Support the Performers and Organizers
CANCELLED: Salem Folklore Community Westwind Weekend, Lincoln City, OR
Friday, May 01, 2020, 8:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Camp Westwind
Donate to Support the Venue
CANCELLED: Greenfield, MA Flourishes workshop
Saturday, May 02, 2020 to Saturday, May 02, 2020 - All Day
CANCELLED: First Saturday Workshop Philadelphia, PA
Saturday, May 02, 2020, 3:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Summit Presbyterian Church
CANCELLED: GRFAS Annual May Dance, Grand Rapids, MI
Saturday, May 02, 2020, 7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
GRFAS Contra Dance
CANCELLED: First Saturday Dance, Philadelphia, PA
Saturday, May 02, 2020, 7:30 PM - 10:40 PM
Summit Presbyterian Church
CANCELLED: Berlin 1st Saturday Contra, Berlin, MA
Saturday, May 02, 2020, 8:00 PM -
Berlin 1870 Town Hall
CANCELLED: Just For Fun Dance, Kalamazoo, MI
Sunday, May 03, 2020, 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Oshtemo Grange
CANCELLED: English Country Dancing Basics and Beyond, Austin, TX
Monday, May 04, 2020, 1:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Hancock Recreation Center
CANCELLED: The Willamette Valley Old-Time Social, Eugene, OR
Thursday, May 07, 2020, 3:00 AM - 3:00 AM
Mud City Old-Time Society
Support the Organizers and Performers
CANCELLED: First Thursday Dance with the Lamprey River Band, Durham, NH
Thursday, May 07, 2020, 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Durham, NH Unitarian Universalist Fellowship
CANCELLED: Potluck Supper/Annual Meeting, Kalamazoo, MI
Saturday, May 09, 2020, 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Oshtemo Grange
CANCELLED: Greenfield, MA Ralph Sweet Memorial Dance
Sunday, May 17, 2020 to Sunday, May 17, 2020 - All Day
CANCELLED: Meet Me in St. Louis
Friday, May 22, 2020 to Monday, May 25, 2020 - All Day
Kirkwood Community Center
Support the Organizers and Performers
CANCELLED: Dancing Bears Memorial Day Weekend Dance Camp 2020 (near Anchorage, AK)
Friday, May 22, 2020, 12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Kings Lake Camp
Support the Artists and Organizers
CANCELLED: Round Hill Contra Dance in Downtown Stamford CT
Saturday, May 23, 2020, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Stamford Senior Center
CANCELLED: Brattleboro (VT) Dawn Dance
Sunday, May 24, 2020 to Monday, May 25, 2020 - All Day
Support the Performers
CANCELLED: Form the Ocean, Olivekill, NY
Friday, May 29, 2020 to Sunday, May 31, 2020 - All Day
The Ashokan Center
Support the Artists and Organizers
CANCELLED: Greenfield, MA Celtic Class Contra Dance
Friday, May 29, 2020 to Friday, May 29, 2020 - All Day
CANCELLED: Sunday Richmond Va Contra dance
Sunday, May 31, 2020, 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Support the Caller and Musicians
CANCELLED: First Thursday Dance with the Lamprey River Band, Durham, NH
Thursday, June 04, 2020, 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Durham, NH Unitarian Universalist Fellowship
CANCELLED: Across the Lake ECD Weekend, Colchester, VT
Friday, June 12, 2020, 8:00 PM - 12:30 PM
Elley-Long Music Center
CANCELLED: Maine Fiddle Camp (June Weekend I)
Friday, June 19, 2020 to Sunday, June 21, 2020 - All Day
Camp NEOFA
Support the Performers and Organizers
CANCELLED: Summer Soirée 2020
Friday, June 19, 2020, 5:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Warren Wilson College
CANCELLED: Maine Fiddle Camp (June Week)
Sunday, June 21, 2020 to Friday, June 26, 2020 - All Day
Camp NEOFA
Support the Performers and Organizers
CANCELLED: Maine Fiddle Camp (June Weekend II)
Friday, June 26, 2020 to Sunday, June 28, 2020 - All Day
Camp NEOFA
Support the Performers and Organizers
CANCELLED: IndepenDance, Milwaukee, WI
Friday, June 26, 2020, 6:00 PM - 4:30 PM
CANCELLED: Advanced Contra and Square Dance, Kalamazoo, MI
Saturday, June 27, 2020, 7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Oshtemo Grange
     
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