The Folk Dance Council of the Delaware Valley

FDC-sponsored Events in 2018
There'll be more coming; check back later!

Tuesdays: Jan-Mar Lloyd Hall Recreation Center, near the Art Museum in Philadelphia

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Tuesdays: after March

Commodore Barry Arts and Culture Center, in Mt. Airy neighborhood of Philadelphia

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Saturday, June 16, 2018
2-5 PM, Potluck at 5 PM



Annual Summer Music & Dance Party at
Peggy & Ret's Barn

Bring a dish to share if you are staying for supper.

Open Band led by International Folk Sounds.

Horsham, PA. Contact Peggy for directions.

Barn Dance! It’s free! Great dance floor!
Come play, sing, dance, watch, listen, eat and/or swim! Music from the monthly international jam list will be provided for those who don't have it already.


Wednesday, Sept 5, 2018
7:30-10:00 PM

$12 general public, ($10 for FDC, FDOF & BFD members)



Dance with Bulgarika

This is a group of four master musicians with decades of performing experience. They are all steeped in Bulgarian music and rhythms from a young age, and they draw on formal and informal training as well as their experience as performers and teachers.

Sponsors: Beaver Folk Dance (BFD), Folk Dance on Fridays (FDOF), and the Folk Dance Council of the Delaware Valley (FDC).

Presbyterian Church of Chestnut Hill
8855 Germantown Ave.
Chestnut Hill, Philadelphia, PA 19118
Widener Auditorium

Lots of free parking behind the church

Contact: Sue - andersonsusank at, Carol - carol at, & Bill - bill at


October 26-28, 2018


Registration Open
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Pocono Manor Folk Dance Weekend

Leaders will be Cristian Florescu & Sonia Dion, teaching Romanian Dances, and with Joe Graziosi teaching Greek Dances!!

Sponsors: Kimberton International Folk Dance Society, Folk Dance Council of the Delaware Valley, Folk Dance on Fridays, Beaver Folk Dancing at Or Hadash, and Roberson Folk Dancers of Binghamton, NY.

Pocono Manor Resort & Spa, Route 314, One Manor Drive, Pocono Manor, PA, 18349.

Gorgeous location and facilities to be enjoyed in between top-notch dance workshops and parties.

Contact: John Pittock at, 610-827-1486, or Richard Fried at


Saturday, Nov 24, 2018

Annual Post-Thanksgiving Dance, featuring dance group leaders from around the Delaware Valley.

You are encouraged to bring a treat to share.
No alcohol, please.

Merion Friends Meeting Activity Building
615 Montgomery Avenue, Merion Station, PA 19066.
(near intersection of Montgomery Ave. & and Meetinghouse Lane, between Narberth and Bala Cynwyd). Click for map

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