Dances

Barn Dances

Ryburn 3 Step “Barn Dances” in the Waring Green Community Centre run from October through to April, when we go off to Folk Festivals and occasionally on holiday.
We also organise occasional “Village Family Dances” in the Victoria Hall, Ripponden.

Dancers of all ages and abilities are welcome, the main requirement is enthusiasm!

Dance Programme for Autumn 2019:

19 October  – the “Alice Band” with caller Pauline Jones, at the Waring Green Community Centre in Brighouse.

16 November – the “Morgan Rattler” band with caller Sue Coe,  at the Waring Green Community Centre in Brighouse.

14 December – Family Barn Dance  with the Barley Cote Band, and caller Rosie Bryce at the Victoria Hall, Ripponden.

31 December – The Grand New Year’s Eve Barn Dance 2019 – caller Pete Coe  with the “Black Box Big Band”, at the Waring Green Community Centre in Brighouse.
Ticket-only event: get them from Barn Dances, Folk Club or from Sue Coe 01422 822569

18 January 2020 – with the “Old Bridge Specials” band and caller Baz Parkes , at the Waring Green Community Centre in Brighouse.

Venues and tickets:
The Barn Dances are held at the Waring Green Community Centre, Garden Road, Brighouse HD6 2AX . 8pm start, finish around 11.30pm.
Entry price: all adults £9, children under 12 free if accompanied by an adult, students over 13 in full-time education £5.
Bring your own refreshments.

The Village Family Dances are held at the Victoria Hall, Ripponden, HX6 4BG. 7.30pm start, finish around 11pm.
Entry price: all adults £9, children 12 and under free if accompanied by an adult, students 13 and over in full-time education £5.
Drinks are available at the bar, and tea, coffee, and cakes made by the members of Ryburn Longsword are available for a donation.

Our Dances are all listed on our Events Calendar. Please check the venue, timings, and cost for individual events on the EVENTS page.

Read REVIEWS of past dances.

An Independent Folk Development Project in the Ryburn Valley