Find a Dance

Find a barefoot boogie, freestyle dance, ecstatic dance,
or contact improv, organized by a community near you!

New England Dances

A Freestyle Dance Alliance Calendar
The Northeast Region
Explore freestyle dance opportunities, including virtual events within The Northeast Region.
Contact Improv Burlington Vermont
Aikido of Champlain Valley - 257 Pine St. Burlington, VT
Dance Freedom
First Congregational Church - 11 Garden St. Cambridge, MA
18+, no kids, please. This is a drug and alcohol free event. Barefoot - no shoes. New England longest running barefoot boogie from 1968 to the present. Wheel chair accessible.
Dance Spree
St. James & Andrew Church - 71 Federal St. Greenfield, MA
Earth's third oldest oldest freestyle boogie. All ages, gender identities, spiritualities and cultures welcomed. Handicapped-accessible.
Earth Drum Council Drum and Dance Saturday
Concord Masonic Temple - 58 Monument Square, Concord, MA
Brings drums and percussion instruments if you've got'em, or just bring your body and move to the groove!
Earthdance Contact Jam
Earthdance - 252 Prospect St. Plainfield, MA
Freestyle Frolic
Marbletown Multi-Arts - 3588 Main St. Stone Ridge, NY
The Frolic is an all-ages dance party for dance lovers: This is not product, this is you finding a place to BE YOU.
I-Opener
Online Every Sunday at 10am
Movement Improvisation Jam with Live Music!
Dance Complex - 536 Massachusetts Ave. Cambridge, MA
Pollinate
25 Main St, 4th floor, Northampton, MA
First Friday of every month
Vermont Dance Tribe
Elley-Long Music Center - 223 Ethan Allen Avenue, Colchester, VT
Current schedule VIRTUAL DANCING!! Every Thursday From 7:30-9pm

USA Dances

Asheville Contact Improv Jam
Center for the Arts and Spirit - 1 School Road, Asheville NC
Asheville’s Saturday Contact Improv Jam is held (almost!) every Saturday
Austin - Contact Improvisation Dancing
Practice Yoga - 1103 E 6th St. Austin, TX
Barefoot Boogie
Insight Meditation Center - 28 W 27th Street, 10th Floor (Buzzer #27), NYC
Jump, joy, and groove! 2nd Saturday of each month $10-$20 suggested donation
Berkeley Contact Jam
8th Street Studio - 2525 8th St. near Dwight, Berkeley, CA
Open contact improv jam
Chicago Contact Jam
Links Hall - 3111 N. Western Ave. Chicago, IL
Dance Church
The 418 Project - 418 Front St, Santa Cruz CA
A DJ'd freestyle dance that starts with slow warmup inner-journey music, revving up to a rockin' boogie. Sundays 9am -11:15. $10 suggested donation.
Dance Improv
All Saints Church - 16 All Saints Rd. Princeton, NJ
Lightly structured movement workshop with live music and refreshments. Bare feet, comfy clothes, no smoke, no booze.
Embodydance
Railyard Performance Center - 1611 Paseo de Peralta, Santa Fe, NM
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Group Motion
Kumquat Dance Center - 3500 Lancaster Ave. Philadelphia, PA
The Group Motion Friday Workshop (FNW) is a forum for creative and authentic expression through dance, music, and movement. It offers a space for spontaneous creation and communication, implying that dance is a language that anyone can speak and understand.
Sebastopol Contact Improv Jam
Sirens Studio at Subud Hall - 234 Hutchins Ave. Sebastopol, CA
Weekly open jam every Saturday 5-7pm, and a monthly contact improv workshop every first Saturday 2-5pm (before the jam). Open to all levels of experience, abilities, ages, and identities.

International Dances

Biodanza Rhode Island and Online
London, England
Biodanza Rhode Island and online, classes Wednesdays and Thursdays. Contact Carolina Churba: livebiodanza@gmail.com or Maira in Montreal: mairadansechante@gmail.com
Conscious dancing at Toulouse
Hamberg, Germany
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Montreal Contact Jam
Montreal, Canada - please check website for location
We also have a jam on weekdays and an Annual International Jam, please see our website for more info about our activities.

Dance and Movement Organizations

Contact Improv - Global listings
All around the world
Freestyle Dance Alliance
Northeast United States
Calendar of dances happening throughout the Northeast
Northern California Dance Collective
Organizes dance & community events in the Greater Bay Are

Member Dances

Freestyle Frolic
20 Mountainview Rd, Woodstock NY, 12498
The Freestyle Frolic is an alternative to the club scene for dance lovers: a not-for-profit all-ages volunteer-run dance event that happens once a month in the Mid-Hudson Valley (in New York State).
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Barefoot Boogie
New York Insight Meditation Center, West 27th Street, New York, NY
Are you psyched to dance? So are we. Come join us! The Boogie is a freestyle dance which happens once a month in New York City. We offer a relaxed, smoke- and alcohol-free environment where folks can freely express themselves in movement.
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Dance Spree
14 Church St, Greenfield, MA 01301
Earth's third oldest oldest freestyle boogie. All ages, gender identities, spiritualities and cultures welcomed. Handicapped-accessible.
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Dance Friday
St. Mary’s 8 Inman St. Central Square, Cambridge, MA
Dance Friday is a place to dance barefoot, however, you like, with or without a partner, to all kinds of music, in a smoke- and alcohol-free space. We are a volunteer-run, consensus-governed, non-profit dance organization.
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