We hope you’ll be joining us on Friday, November 10th for our annual Veteran’s Day Dance. Feel free to don on 40’s attire, including uniforms, if you so desire. This is the last dance of the year before our Festive Fezziwig Ball, so if you would like to brush up […]

Q: “Wait, is the Veteran’s Day Dance a costumed event?” Short answer: Nope. Long answer: Yep. Confusing? Let us explain. While we generally keep costumes limited to our formal events (like the Hobbit Ball in September, and our upcoming Fezziwig Ball) we do like to make an exception for our Veteran’s Day Dance. Now, […]

Please join us for our Veteran’s Day dance on November 10th. While this is not a formal event, we do encourage 1940’s attire, as we will be taking a step back in dance with some Big-Band Swing music at intermission. So pin some victory curls ladies, and slick back your […]

Put on a handsomely-festival fall sweater, and come join us next week for our October dance! Below is the dance card for the evening. Follow the links for instructions and videos. psstt! Don’t worry, we’ll always walk you though each dance before we dance to it with music! Hole in the […]

Pull out your favorite cardigan and join us for a dance. Our fall dance is a great evening to come and fellowship through dancing with your friends (those you have met, and those you haven’t.) Our October dance is squeezed in between our splendid Hobbit Ball and Veteran’s Day Dance. […]

Are you ready for the Hobbit Ball? Costumes? Check. Hairy feet? Check? A shire-friend to bring along?? We don’t want to distract you from your preparations, so without further ado, here’s the dance card for the evening of September 22nd. Rakes of Rochester Childgrove Hunt the Squirrel Freeford Gardens Juice […]

Have you ever wondered, “What does one wear to a Hobbit Ball?” Generally, most people on earth do not have to ask themselves that question. In Middle Earth however, now that’s quite a common-place inquiry. Here’s some fashion (or lack there of) inspiration for you.   Let’s start with the gents, […]

Our Fall formal event is one-of-a-kind: OldDD is recreating Bilbo Baggins’ 111st birthday! We’ll play a few hobbit-y tunes, drink a little (ginger) ale, have a giveaway, and maybe even dance with some real live hobbits. Join us for an evening of English Country Dance in a unique and totally […]