Desert Spring Contra Weekend

Schedule and Workshops

The information below is from Desert Spring 2019. This page will be updated closer to the 2021 dance weekend. At this time no significant changes are expected for 2021.

Desert Spring 2019 Schedule
A summary of the 2019 weekend schedule is below. The 2020 weekend schedule is expected to follow the same general schedule (start and end times and meal times). The draft 2020 schedule will be available this soon.

​Desert Spring 2019 Schedule
Be sure to check the schedules posted in the hall for last minute changes.

Friday:
6:30 PM             Hall Opens
7:30 – 9:00 PM   Contra dancing 
9:00 – 9:30 PM   Break
9:30 – 11:00 PM Contra dancing
11:30 PM            Hall closed

Saturday:  
8:30                      Hall opens for breakfast and coffee
9:30 – 10 AM       Waltzing
10 AM – Noon      Contra dancing and workshops
Noon – 1:15 PM   Catered lunch served on-site
1:15 – 1:45 PM     Concert – Ballroom
2 – 4 PM               Contra dancing and workshops
4 – 4:30                 Break
4:30 – 5:15 PM     Medley – Both bands and callers
5:15 – 7:30 PM     Dinner Break
6:30 PM                Hall Opens
7:30 – 9 PM           Contra dance
9 – 9:30 PM           Break     Raffle ends at 9:30 PM
9:30 – 11:00 PM    Contra dance
11:30 PM              Hall closes

Sunday:
8:30                        Hall opens for breakfast and coffee
9:30 – 10 AM         Waltzing
10 AM – Noon        Contra dancing and workshops.
Noon – 1:15 PM     Catered lunch served on-site
1:15 – 1:45 PM       Concert – Ballroom
2 – 4 PM                 Final Contra dance
4 PM                      Clean Up and Good byes