Contra Dancing in Ellensburg, WA

1st Saturdays: November through March
Hal Holmes Community Center
209 North Ruby St
7:30-10:30 pm

2023/2024 Schedule:

November 4, 2023 Marte Fallshore Ninth Avenue Band
December 2 Amy Carroll Scatter Creek
January 6, 2024 Marte Fallshore Quit Thinkin'
February 3 tba Contraversatile
March 2 tba tba

Directions to Hal Holmes:


Facebook site for Ellensburg contra dances
What is contra dance? -- Gary Shapiro's site
Yakima -- 2nd Saturdays, Apple Country Contra Dancers
Seattle dances of all types
Tri-Cities -- Three Rivers Folklife Society
Spokane Folklore Society and Lady of the Lake Music & Dance Camps
Moscow/Pullman -- Palouse Folklore Society
Hood River (OR) -- Mid-Columbia Folklore Society
Nation-wide contra dance links at
Nation-wide and world at
Ellensburg tourism site -- links to lodging, dining, maps, recreation, events, etc.
Ellensburg Public Library and Hal Holmes Community Center

Questions, comments, email list: Email us at We have lost some of our email list, so if you are interested, please update us.

Web site maintenance by Dale Brubaker, a volunteer with the Kittitas County Contra Dancers.