The 2019 schedule has not been posted yet. If you are curious about the general structure of the weekend, below is the schedule from 2018.

2018 Schedule

Here's the tentative schedule.


6:00–6:45 Dinner: Pasta dinner

8:00–11:30 Evening Dance


8:30–9:15 Breakfast: Pancakes, oatmeal, etc.

10:00–11:30 Contra with Open Calling & Open Band (look for sign up list)

12:00–12:45 Lunch: Soup and sandwich buffet

1:15–4:00 Dancing and music workshops

4:00–4:30 Couples dancing (waltz, swing, hambo, schottische, polka, tango)

4:45-5:45 Tour of Folklore Village, including perhaps a restored church from 1882, the prairie, an 1849 Norwegian/American log house under reconstruction, and a one-room schoolhouse where we danced for decades

6:00–6:45 Dinner provided: Asian buffet

8:00–11:30 Evening Dance


9:00–9:30 Brunch: Egg bake; Caller’s Roundtable

9:40-10:20 Shapenote Singing

9:40-10:20 Prairie ramble led by David Eagan

10:30-12:30 Farewell Dance

12:30-done Cleanup and Farewells