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Welcome to the events calendar!

This is a fantastic place to learn about traditional dance, music, and song activities happening every week throughout North America…and beyond. We are currently listing both virtual and in-person events, and we strongly suggest that in-person events follow safety guidelines from the CDC and local health authorities. Click here for our COVID-related recommendations and resources.

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Tips for running online events: For help setting up your online event and creating the best possible sonic experience, check out the resources on this page.

Other calendars of interest: Check out the following calendars that also include online traditional dance, music, and song events.

  • Some Alternative Roots lists dances, festivals, online concerts, and more.
  • Virtual Sessions maintains a list of online traditional song sessions that are happening throughout North America and beyond.
  • Folklife maintains a list of virtual sings with a focus on events hosted by organizers in England as well as the US.
  • Folk Alliance International maintains a calendar of livestreaming events, including a number of online concerts featuring traditional musicians and singers.
  • Dale Adamson’s calendar lists a variety of international music and dance events.

Choose a category to narrow the list:

Events Calendar

Event Date Time (Eastern) Links Categories City State
Daily Antidote of Song Sunday, Dec. 5, 2021 12:00 PM Eastern Event Link Playing Music ONLINE
Folk Concert Fundraiser for Greater Boston Food Bank Sunday, Dec. 5, 2021 2:00 PM Eastern Facebook Live YouTube Live Donate More Info Concerts ONLINE
Online Tavern Sing Live from The Mermaid's Tavern Sunday, Dec. 5, 2021 2:00 PM Eastern Mailing List Email to Register Traditional Song ONLINE
Symmetry ECD Sunday Sunday, Dec. 5, 2021 2:00 PM Eastern Event Website English Country Dance ONLINE
Odd Sundays English Dance Sunday, Dec. 5, 2021 4:00 PM Eastern Email to Register English Country Dance ONLINE
Daily Antidote of Song Monday, Dec. 6, 2021 12:00 PM Eastern Event Link Playing Music ONLINE
Daily Antidote of Song Tuesday, Dec. 7, 2021 12:00 PM Eastern Event Link Playing Music ONLINE
Jo Freya - Winter Songs and Carols Workshops Tuesday, Dec. 7, 2021 2:00 PM Eastern Course Website Traditional Song, Workshops and Lessons ONLINE
Symmetry ECD: 1st Tuesday Afternoon with Brian Stanton Tuesday, Dec. 7, 2021 2:00 PM Eastern Website English Country Dance ONLINE
Daily Antidote of Song Wednesday, Dec. 8, 2021 12:00 PM Eastern Event Link Playing Music ONLINE
Family Dance for Ages 8 & Up on FB Wednesday, Dec. 8, 2021 4:00 PM Eastern Facebook Live Donate Family and Community Dance ONLINE
Virtual Folk Dance Village: International Folk Dance Lessons Wednesday, Dec. 8, 2021 4:00 PM Eastern Register Donate Other Dance Traditions ONLINE
Folklore Society of Greater Washington ECD Wednesday, Dec. 8, 2021 7:40 PM Eastern Event Website Donate English Country Dance ONLINE
Folklore Society of Greater Washington ECD Wednesday, Dec. 8, 2021 7:40 PM Eastern Event Website Donate English Country Dance ONLINE
Daily Antidote of Song Thursday, Dec. 9, 2021 12:00 PM Eastern Event Link Playing Music ONLINE
Online Concerts Live from The Mermaid's Tavern Thursday, Dec. 9, 2021 7:30 PM Eastern Facebook Live Mailing List & Tip Jar Participant FAQ Concerts, Traditional Song ONLINE
Daily Antidote of Song Friday, Dec. 10, 2021 12:00 PM Eastern Event Link Playing Music ONLINE
The Christmas Revels: An American Winter Solstice Celebration Friday, Dec. 10, 2021 7:30 PM Eastern Event Website Indoor Event, Mask Required, Storytelling, Traditional Song Glen Echo MD
Daily Antidote of Song Saturday, Dec. 11, 2021 12:00 PM Eastern Event Link Playing Music ONLINE
The Christmas Revels: An American Winter Solstice Celebration Saturday, Dec. 11, 2021 2:00 PM Eastern Event Website Indoor Event, Mask Required, Storytelling, Traditional Song Glen Echo MD
The Christmas Revels: An American Winter Solstice Celebration Saturday, Dec. 11, 2021 7:30 PM Eastern Event Website Indoor Event, Mask Required, Storytelling, Traditional Song Glen Echo MD
All Hands In! Virtual Contra Dance Saturday, Dec. 11, 2021 8:00 PM Eastern Event Link Donate Band & Caller Lists Contra Dance ONLINE
Daily Antidote of Song Sunday, Dec. 12, 2021 12:00 PM Eastern Event Link Playing Music ONLINE
The Christmas Revels: An American Winter Solstice Celebration Sunday, Dec. 12, 2021 2:00 PM Eastern Event Website Indoor Event, Mask Required, Storytelling, Traditional Song Glen Echo MD
Online Ballad Sing Live from The Mermaid's Tavern Sunday, Dec. 12, 2021 2:00 PM Eastern Mailing List Tip Jar Participant FAQ Traditional Song ONLINE
Symmetry ECD Sunday Sunday, Dec. 12, 2021 2:00 PM Eastern Event Website English Country Dance ONLINE
Syracuse Country Dancers Online English Country Dance Sunday, Dec. 12, 2021 7:00 PM Eastern Event Website English Country Dance ONLINE
Daily Antidote of Song Monday, Dec. 13, 2021 12:00 PM Eastern Event Link Playing Music ONLINE
Daily Antidote of Song Tuesday, Dec. 14, 2021 12:00 PM Eastern Event Link Playing Music ONLINE
Jo Freya - Winter Songs and Carols Workshops Tuesday, Dec. 14, 2021 2:00 PM Eastern Course Website Traditional Song, Workshops and Lessons ONLINE
Symmetry ECD: 2nd Tuesday Afternoon - LIVE MUSIC Tuesday, Dec. 14, 2021 2:00 PM Eastern Website English Country Dance ONLINE
Daily Antidote of Song Wednesday, Dec. 15, 2021 12:00 PM Eastern Event Link Playing Music ONLINE
Family Dance for Ages 8 & Up on FB Wednesday, Dec. 15, 2021 4:00 PM Eastern Facebook Live Donate Family and Community Dance ONLINE
Virtual Folk Dance Village: International Folk Dance Lessons Wednesday, Dec. 15, 2021 4:00 PM Eastern Register Donate Other Dance Traditions ONLINE
Folklore Society of Greater Washington ECD Wednesday, Dec. 15, 2021 7:40 PM Eastern Event Website Donate English Country Dance ONLINE
Folklore Society of Greater Washington ECD Wednesday, Dec. 15, 2021 7:40 PM Eastern Event Website Donate English Country Dance ONLINE
Daily Antidote of Song Thursday, Dec. 16, 2021 12:00 PM Eastern Event Link Playing Music ONLINE
Daily Antidote of Song Friday, Dec. 17, 2021 12:00 PM Eastern Event Link Playing Music ONLINE
The Christmas Revels: An American Winter Solstice Celebration Friday, Dec. 17, 2021 7:30 PM Eastern Event Website Indoor Event, Mask Required, Storytelling, Traditional Song Glen Echo MD
Daily Antidote of Song Saturday, Dec. 18, 2021 12:00 PM Eastern Event Link Playing Music ONLINE
YRECD virtual dance Saturday, Dec. 18, 2021 2:00 PM Eastern Event Website English Country Dance ONLINE
The Christmas Revels: An American Winter Solstice Celebration Saturday, Dec. 18, 2021 2:00 PM Eastern Event Website Indoor Event, Mask Required, Storytelling, Traditional Song Glen Echo MD
All Hands In! Virtual Contra Dance Saturday, Dec. 18, 2021 8:00 PM Eastern Event Link Donate Band & Caller Lists Contra Dance ONLINE
Wooster Contra Dance Saturday, Dec. 18, 2021 9:30 PM Eastern Register Event Website Contra Dance ONLINE
Daily Antidote of Song Sunday, Dec. 19, 2021 12:00 PM Eastern Event Link Playing Music ONLINE
The Christmas Revels: An American Winter Solstice Celebration Sunday, Dec. 19, 2021 2:00 PM Eastern Event Website Indoor Event, Mask Required, Storytelling, Traditional Song Glen Echo MD
Online Chantey Sing Live from The Mermaid's Tavern Sunday, Dec. 19, 2021 2:00 PM Eastern Facebook Live Mailing List Email to Register Traditional Song ONLINE
Symmetry ECD Sunday Sunday, Dec. 19, 2021 2:00 PM Eastern Event Website English Country Dance ONLINE
Odd Sundays English Dance Sunday, Dec. 19, 2021 4:00 PM Eastern Email to Register English Country Dance ONLINE
The Christmas Revels: An American Winter Solstice Celebration Sunday, Dec. 19, 2021 7:00 PM Eastern Event Website Indoor Event, Mask Required, Storytelling, Traditional Song Glen Echo MD
     
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