Thanks to everyone who came out this year to join us for a great dance weekend! Check here for the 2018 Kerry Sets. Send photos for sharing to  Be sure to leave us comments and suggestions for next year (we'll gladly address your concerns and we most certainly welcome effusive praise :-)

Save the Date: ALMOST HEAVEN DANCE WEEKEND on MAY 17-19, 2019.
  • Featuring Buddy System and Swallowtail.  
  • Calling by Emily Rush and George Marshall. 
  • Sound by Jamie Platt and Dance Planet Productions.
  • ... and more to come ...

Our ballroom:  120' x 60' sprung wood dance floor, comfy seating, lounge, kitchen, and restroom
Open-air dance pavilion overlooking the pond




How Far?



May 17-20, 2018

Contra, swing, square dancing.  Professional
instruction in Waltz, Tango, Kerry Sets, more...  
Jamming with pros.

Ramblewood Camp, Darlington, MD

43 miles from Baltimore
46 miles from Wilmington
64 miles from Harrisburg
74 miles from Philadelphia
83 miles from Washington, DC

Singles, couples, ... Everybody!

    2018 Talent Line-up:

The Musicians/Performers

The Callers

Dance Instructors

 Devine Comedy

 Morrison Brothers Band


 Play with Swallowtail "orchestra"

 Alex Deis-Lauby

 George Marshall

 Alex Deis-Lauby

 George Marshall

 Owen Morrison

  • Professionally staffed dance & performance workshops •

  • Dance instruction in Waltz, Tango, Kerry Sets, Contra "Flourishes" and more... (check the Event Schedule page)

  • Early morning "Wake-Up Waltzing" and Stretch

   Late night jamming and dance parties •

  • "Play with Swallowtail" music workshops & performance 

  • "Old-Time Fiddling"  music workshop

  • Jenny Dress Boutique is back!!!

  • Family activities include swimming, fishing, bonfire (s'mores!)