Bristol Ballet Archives - The Birthplace of Country Music
Loading station info...

Community Square Dance: A Partnership with Bristol Ballet with Caller Becky Hill

Date: Saturday, September 30, 2023

Time: 6:30 p.m. Eastern

Location: Bristol Ballet, 330 Buford St, Bristol, VA 24201 (Please park at the back of the building and go in the entrance framed by columns)

Cost: Free but any donations at the door will support the museum and Bristol Ballet. Please RSVP here

Come do-si-do and promenade with us!

Join the Birthplace of Country Music and Bristol Ballet for a community square dance on Saturday, September 30. Caller Becky Hill will lead a short introduction to dance steps, followed by a full square dance with a lively string band led by Gina and Jason Dilg.

This event is open to all ages and no experience or partner is required; we recommend sturdy shoes so you can dance all night! Space is limited so sign up to participate soon!

This program is complementary programming to the Birthplace of Country Music Museum’s I’ve Endured: Women in Old-Time Music exhibit, on display through December 31, 2023. This exhibit has been funded in part by grants from Virginia Humanities, the Massengill-DeFriece Foundation, and the IBMA Foundation, along with local women-led business sponsorship from Friends of Southwest Virginia, The Crooked Road, Artemis Consulting Services, LLC, Bristol Ballet, Suzi Griffin (Studio 6), Kim Sproles (KS Promotions), and Kayla Stevenson (Matte Nail Bar). East Tennessee Foundation Arts Fund provided grant funding for related public programming, and the Virginia Tourism Corporation provided grant funding for the exhibit’s website.