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Scottish Country Dance at Asilomar

Asilomar Conference Grounds 800 Asilomar Ave, Pacific Grove, CA 93950
November 1, 2019 - November 3, 2019
  • Recurring daily
  • Location: Asilomar Conference Grounds, 800 Asilomar Ave, Pacific Grove, CA
  • Time: 3:00 PM to 1:00 PM
  • Price: See website for details
  • Description:

    The Royal Scottish Country Dance Society was founded in Edinburgh in 1923. Dancers from around the world and across the USA will travel to dance at Asilomar again this November. The three day weekend runs until late on Friday and Saturday thanks to the Friday night dance and Ceilidh, and the Saturday night Ball in Merrill Hall. This is not your usual ballroom dancing! Scottish country dancing involves dancing with a partner in sets of couples that perform multiple formations to live music. Not up for dancing? Spectators are welcome to sit in the balcony and watch the dancing Friday or Saturday night.

    Internationally renowned Scottish fiddler, Keith Smith will headline on Friday Night, accompanied by Patti Cobb. On Saturday night, Bay area band Fiddlesticks & Ivory will be joined by Keith Smith.

    Teachers for the weekend are Rebecca Blackhall-Peters, British Columbia, Canada ~ Ellie Briscoe, Virginia  ~ Doug McConnell, California ~ Raphaëlle Orgeret, France ~ Tim Wilson, California.

    We are accepting applications. For weekend details and to apply, please go direct to  or



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800 Asilomar Ave, Pacific Grove, CA 93950

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