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Event Cancelled

Due to snow, dangerous road conditions and wind chilled low temps, we are cancelling the remainder of New Years Affair!

Posted by: David Wiley on January 7, 2017

New Years Affair Update

Hello Dancers:

Due to snow, we are cancelling the program for tonight only. We will resume on Saturday at 1:30pm with a waltz at the Visitors Center followed by contra for the rest of the evening. Both bands will play and Will Mentor will call. The techno with BUDDY System is still on for 9pm.

David Wiley

Posted by: David Wiley on January 6, 2017

Next Event: A New Years Affair

First Dance of 2017:

The Historic Jonesborough Dance Society will kick of the 2017 dance year with a repeat of A New Years Affair featuring BUDDY SYSTEM and PLAYING WITH FYRE with featured callers Beth Molaro and Will Mentor.

Dates: January 6 & 7, 2017
Place: Jonesborough Visitors Center, 117 Boone Street
Admission: $40, HJDS Members (2017) and Students $30

Buddy System will play both acoustic and techno.

Tickets go on sale NOW at


Friday Jan 6

07:00-08:45 Playing with Fyre

08:30-09:00 Desert Break

09:00-11:30 Buddy System (acoustic)

Saturday Jan 7

10:30-12:00 Buddy System (acoustic)

12:00-01:30 Lunch

01:30-02:15 Waltz with Buddy System

02:30-05:00 Playing with Fyre (challenging contras)

05:00-07:00 Dinner Break

07:00-08:45 Playing with Fyre

09:00-11:30 Buddy System (TECHNO)

Posted by: David Wiley on December 28, 2016

New Years Affair 2017

New Years Affair is a two-day dance event in Jonesborough. Here is the schedule and prices:

Posted by: David Wiley on December 18, 2016

Next Dance: December 17, 2016


Posted by: David Wiley on December 14, 2016

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