#dance Weekend 

FSGW presents: #dance weekend July 19 - 21, 2019!

An ultra challenging urban dance weekend featuring mind bending figures and non-gendered calling by Will Mentor & Seth Tepfer; Music by Cloud Ten, featuring Cedar Stanistreet, Ness Smith-Savedoff, Donal Sheets, and Max Newman; and Silver Sail, featuring Kristen Planeaux (The Ripples), Mimi Larson (the Mean Lids) and Kelsey Wells (Turnip the Beet)

Two days of amazing workshops, dancing, community, fun and food. Main dances in the fabulous open air, covered Bumper Car Pavilion, workshops throughout Glen Echo Park, Glen Echo, MD


FRIDAY, July 19, 8:30 to 11:30 PM. Dance: Friday in the fabulous, famous, Glen Echo Spanish Ballroom.

SATURDAY, July 20, Daytime (Registered Weekend Attendees only)
starting around 9:00 am with a callers workshop, workshops, dancing from 10 to lunch, lunch (provided), dancing from 2 to dinner, potluck - evening dancers welcome to please join the potluck at 6:30.

SATURDAY Night, July 20, - no lesson - 7:30 - 11:30 (included in weekend registration. Welcome Walk Ins - Students: $10, All others $20, at the door.)
A "Zesty" Contra Dance in the Bumper Car Pavilion, 7:30 - 11:30, Calling by Seth and Will, Bands are Cloud Ten and Silver Sail

SUNDAY, July 21, Daytime (Registered Weekend Attendees only)
Like Saturday: callers workshop and coffee, workshops, dancing, lunch (provided), workshops, dancing Potluck - evening walk ins welcome to join the potluck at 6:00!

SUNDAY Night July 21, - 7:30 to 10:30; included in weekend registration, walk ins welcome. Students $10, all other walk-ins $15
Wrap up the weekend with our scheduled Sunday Night Dance with two hot bands and two hot callers!

Housing match-ups, volunteer opportunities, registration opens soon!

For Registration Click on the event listed below

To ensure a safe and comfortable dance, #dance daytime events will only be available to full weekend registrants, with sales capped. The evening dances are included in the weekend registration. Saturday and Sunday evening dances in the Bumper Car Pavilion will have limited walk in availability.


Spanish Ballroom and the Bumper Car Pavilion at Glen Echo Park.  Directions to Glen Echo Park


Contact the Dance Chair for housing, potluck, volunteer inquiries

Upcoming events

  • 19 Jul 2019 8:30 PM Glen Echo Park Bumper Car Pavilion, 7300 MacArthur Blvd., Glen Echo, MD

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