Contra Dances

Contra Dances

The FFOTM contra dances usually occur on the first Saturday of each month; there is a rare schedule change, so please check the website for accurate information.

We dance in two venues:

The Flagstaff Federated Community Church is in downtown Flagstaff, located at 400 W. Aspen Avenue in Flagstaff, across the street from the main library at the intersection of Aspen and Sitgreaves in downtown Flagstaff. Click here to access driving directions from your location. Parking is available along the street, the back church lot, and in the city lot across from the main library. Please enter the hall from the entrance on Sitgreaves.

Ashurst Auditorium is on the campus of Northern Arizona University, located in “Old Main” (building #11 on the NAU map). If you are searching for our dance using Google maps, search for “Ashurst Hall.” or go to:

Newcomer’s Lesson: 7:00-7:30

Dance: 7:30 – 10:30

Admission is:

Minimum: $6
The real cost: $10
We encourage you to pay what you can.

Email for more information

Upcoming Dance Information:

Date Music Caller Location
May 3rd TBA Kari Usher Flagstaff Federated Church
June 7th Just Desserts TBA Flagstaff Federated Church
July 5th Privy Tippers Susan Michaels TBA

Every Thursday Evening

Just Desserts practices every Thursday evening at The Kickstand Coffee Shop, 719 N Humphreys St, Flagstaff, AZ running from 7-9pm. Just Desserts is an open band which plays for the FFOTM Contra Dances roughly 6 times a year. If you’d like to join us, call Pat Dunham (928-266-6395) or just show up at practice!

Check out some videos of our dances: