Upcoming Dances


Portland Old Time Music Gathering 2013

posted Dec 11, 2012, 1:34 PM by Zach Hudson   [ updated Jan 10, 2013, 7:29 PM ]

It's almost that time again--the Portland Old Time Music Gathering is coming!  Wednesday, January 16th through Sunday, January 20th, 2013, the Portland Scottish Rite Center will be filled with musicians and dancers from across the country, with workshops, square dancing, sing-alongs, kids' shows, and jamming in every broom closet and stairwell.  I will be calling on Saturday night in the Ballroom from 7:15 to 8:15, which will be followed by more dancing until midnight.  More information is on the POTMG website.

December 9th, Portland

posted Nov 21, 2012, 4:39 PM by Zach Hudson

 I'm calling for the Every Sunday Square Dance happening Sunday night, December 9th, 7-9 p.m. at The Village Ballroom, 700 NE Dekum (just east of MLK Blvd).
$7 sliding scale, no maximum! All ages welcome, no experience required.

Oct 14th, ESSD Portland

posted Oct 11, 2012, 10:35 PM by Zach Hudson

 I'm calling for the Every Sunday Square Dance happening Sunday night, October 14th, 7-9 p.m. at The Village Ballroom, 700 NE Dekum (just east of MLK Blvd).
$7 sliding scale, no maximum! All ages welcome, no experience required.
Dance to the exquisite fiddling of Annalisa and the All Torn Ups Sophie Vitells and Isaac Enloe play in the lobby.

Every Sunday Square Dance

posted Sep 13, 2012, 10:19 AM by Zach Hudson

The Every Sunday Square Dance has started back up after the summer.  Come any or every Sunday night, 7 - 9 p.m. at The Village Ballroom, 700 NE Dekum (just east of MLK Blvd).  I'll be calling on October 14th.  I'll also be playing at the ESSD on Sept. 23 in the parlor (not for the dance) promoting my kids book, The Banjo.

Dances Coming Up!

posted May 18, 2012, 10:27 PM by Zach Hudson   [ updated May 28, 2012, 7:48 PM ]

I'll be calling the Every Sunday Square Dance this Sunday May 20th at the Village Ballroom alongside the New Five Cents.  7 - 9 p.m., 700 NE Dekum St., PDX.

I'll be calling at the Northwest Folklife Festival up in Seattle with Maldon Meehan and Worn Out Shoes.  It's at 1 p.m. on Sunday May 27th at the Roadhouse!

2nd Annual Boise-Eliot Bluegrass Festival

posted May 9, 2012, 11:59 PM by Zach Hudson

Boise-Eliot Bluegrass Festival, Saturday May 12th.  I'm calling from 9:00 - 10:00 p.m. on the main stage!

http://www.portcitydevelopment.org/

Senior Square Dance

posted Apr 4, 2012, 8:26 AM by Zach Hudson

Wednesday, April 11th from 7:00 to 9:00 at the Commons Community Room, 5800 NE Center Commons Way,  Portland, OR 97213.  The Traditions string band will provide the music and Zach Hudson will call the dance.  All are welcome, no experience necessary.

Also, the Boise-Eliot Bluegrass Festival is back for another year this Saturday, May 12th, and I will be calling there.  Stand by for details.

Oly Old Time Fest -- a dance and a workshop, too.

posted Feb 3, 2012, 4:02 PM by Zach Hudson

I will be calling a dance at 7 p.m. Thursday the 16th at the Olympia Old Time Festival and then teaching a square dance workshop at 1:00 on Friday.  I may even stick around and jam afterwards—hope I see you there!  http://www.olyoldtime.org/

Portland Old-Time Gathering

posted Nov 23, 2011, 3:59 PM by Zach Hudson   [ updated Dec 7, 2011, 11:46 PM ]

I will be calling on Thursday, January 12, for the 2012 Portland Old Time Gathering!
The dance that night is at The Polish Hall, 3832 N. Interstate Avenue.  7 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Amy Hofer is also calling.  Music by Uncle Wiggily and Flat Rock String Band.
The gathering runs from Wendesday to the following Sunday, at different locations in Portland,
with dozens of dances, shows, jams and workshops. 
Visit the website for schedules, maps, lodging info and tickets.

Annalisa Tornfelt at TaborSpace

posted Aug 25, 2011, 8:53 AM by Zach Hudson

BIG NEWS: Annalist Tornfelt of Black Prairie will be playing for the
I'll be calling a square dance as a fundraiser for Tabor Space, a great arts and community space in Portland.  http://taborspace.org/  BBQ at 5:00; dancing from 7:00 - 9:00.
 
5441 Southeast Belmont Street
Portland, OR 97215
(503) 238-3904

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