January 26, 2018 Benefit Hoedown / Square Dance, William Carey University, Student Conference Center, Wilkes Hall, 710 William Carey Parkway, Hattiesburg, MS. 6:30-8:00 HOEDOWN for WCU students and any square dancers who wish to participate. 8:00-9:30 Trail-In Dance for South Council Dance. Caller: Marty Northrup of Charlotte, N.C. Cost: Donations accepted to benefit WCU tornado recovery efforts (first anniversary of Jan 21, 2017 tornado).
January 27, 2018 MSRDA South Council Dance, Jackie Dole Community Center, 220 W. Front St., Hattiesburg, MS, Kevin Cozad, Caller Rounds: Cuer: Bryan Gerdes 7:00-7:25 Early Rounds, 7:30-9:30 Dance. $10. Free for MSRDA members.
February 2-3, 2018 Mardi Gras Festival, Woolmarket Community Center, Biloxi, MS.
March 9-10, 2018 63th Annual Mississippi State Festival Back of Flyer Sponsored by the Mississippi Square and Round Dance Association. Pearl Senior Center, 110 Valentour Rd, Pearl, MS 39208 Ms Caller: Darryl McMillian, Decatur, AL, Rounds: Pauline Angress, AL Friday Early Rounds 7:00-7:45, Dance 8:00-10:30 and Sat, Intro to Rounds 8:00-9:00, Round Dance Phase 4&5 9:00-10:00, Fun Dance 10:00-11:30, MSRDA Annual Meeting 11:30, Let-R-Rip 2:30-4:30, Sat Evening Callerama 6:30-7:30, Grand March 7:45, Dance 8:00-10:30.
March 23-25, 2018 Louisiana State Square Dance Convention, Rayne Civic Center, Rayne, LA.
April 6-7, 2018 Alabama Jubilee, BSDA Friendship Hall, Fultondale, AL.
May 31, 2018 Texas State Festival, Tyler, TX.
August 23-25, 2018 Alabama State Convention, Oxford, AL. back
June 23-26, 2021 70th NATIONAL SQUARE DANCE, Jackson, Mississippi
ADDITIONAL FESTIVALS Hall Addresses (Information from "Where To Square Dance")
September 11, 2017 Square Dance Lessons Belles & Buoys, Lyman Senior Center, 14592 County Farm Rd., Gulfport, MS
September 12, 2017 Square Dance Lessons, Yellow Rockers Square Dance Club, Pearl Senior Center, 110 Valentour Rd., Pearl, MS Come join the fun! See Flyer for more information. 601-825-1230.
September 22, 2017, Trail-In Dance to the North Council Dance, Lake Tiak-O'Khata, Louisville, MS, Caller Tom Miller and Rob Baird, Cuer: Pauling Angress 7:00 Early Rounds and Lines, 7:30-10:00 Squares. Contact: 662-640-5481.
September 23, 2017, North Council Dance, Lake Tiak-O'Khata, Louisville, MS. Caller Tom Miller. Cuer: Pauline Angress. Round Dance / Line Dance Workshop Sat. 10:00 am - 12:00 pm. Fun Dance 2:00-4:00 pm. Early Rounds 7:00, Squares 7:30-10:00, A-1 10:00-10:30. MSRDA Members Free. Non-members $10. For more information 662-640-5481.
October 20-21, 2017 Night Train to Memphis, Lakeland, TN.
October 27, 2017 Pistols 'N Petticoats Halloween Dance, Early Rounds 7:00, Squares and Rounds 7:30-9:30. 416 North Haugh Ave. Picayune, MS. With Haarold Markham calling and Richard Matthews on Rounds.
November 3-4, 2017 Tammany Twirlers "Celebrating Louisiana", Tammany Twirlers Clubhouse, 35386 Home Estate Dr., Slidell, LA.
December 8, 2017 Toys for Tots Benefit Dance, Pensacola, FL.
December 30-31, 2017 Magnolia Swingers Year End Blast 15008 Lemoyne Blvd. Biloxi, MS. Early Rounds 7:30. Dance 8:00-10:00, Caller Rob Baird, Cuer Terri Wilaby.
August 22, 2017 Tuesday Night Special Dance with Gary Shoemake, 7:30 - 9:30, Rounds 7-7:30. Pearl Senior Center, 110 Valentour Rd, Pearl, MS
August 24-26, 2017 Alabama Square and Round Dance Convention, Oxford, AL (60 miles east of Birmingham)..
August 31 to September 3, 2017 Dance-A-Rama 47th National Singles Dance, Little Rock, Arkansas.
March 31-April 1, 2017, Alabama Jubilee, Friendship Hall, Fultondale, AL.
April 28-29, 2017 Spring Fling, Pensacola, FL.
May 6, 2017 24th Anniversary Ozone Squares. Covington, LA.
May 19, 2017 Pistols 'N Petticoats Anniversay Dance, First United Methodist Church, Picayune, MS 7:00 Early Rounds 7:30-9:30 Dance. $8 donation. Caller: Bubba Mingus. Cuer: Richard Matthews. Food. For more information 601-798-9588.
June 3, 2017 Mississippi 29th Annual Callers and Cuers Square and Round Dance, Roosevelt State Park, Morton, MS. Note this is now a One-Day Event on Saturday. Round Dance Workshop: Waltz Intro 10:00 AM - Noon. Square Dance Workshop, Plus, DBD 1:30-3PM, FUN Dance 3:00-4:30. Free Hot Dog and the Fixin's Meal 5:00 pm. Early Rounds 7:00-7:30. Dance 7:30 -10:00 PM. Donations: Dance $6 or Workshop and Dance $8 per person. See flyer. AND Tim Eum will be on hand for Rounds.
June 17-21, 2017 Round A Lab Convention, Cincinnati, Ohio.
July 8, 2017 Ice Cream Dance, Saturday, 7:00-9:30, St. John Lutheran Church, 2001 Hardy St., Hattiesburg, MS, Rob Baird Caller. $10 donation. Contact: Barbara Tillery 601-283-5174.
July 15, 2017 July Jamboree, Pensacola, FL.
July 19, 2017 Pistol's 'N Petticaost Luau Dance, First United Methodist Church, 323 N. Haugh Avenue, Picayune, MS. 7:00 Early Rounds, 7:30-9:30 Dance. Caller: Harry Case Cuer: Barbara May. Contact: 601-798-9588.
July 21-23, 2017 Peachtree Promenade, Square and Round Dance Weekend, Commerce, Georgia. Two halls with wood floors.
July 26, 2017 Mobile Single Squares T-Shirt Dance, Mobile, AL.
July 28-29, 2017 Mississippi Madness, Pearl United Methodist Church, 226 S. Pearson Rd., Pearl, MS. Callers: Rob Baird and Mike Bramlett, Cuer: Pauline Angress Contact Ken and Bettie 601-260-9188.
August 3-4-5, 2017 Tennessee Square and Round Dance Convention, Gatlinburg, TN.
January 21, 2017 January Shine, Pensacola, Florida.
February 3-4, 2017 Mardi Gras Festival, Gold, Glitz & Glam, Belles And Buoys Presents, Woolmarket Community Center, 16320 Old Woolmarket Road, Biloxi, MS.
Feb 18, 2017 Sweet Heart Swing, Pensacola, FL.
March 2-4, 2017 Louisiana State Convention, Mandeville, LA and Trail-In Dance (Thursday in Slidell). Ghost Riders Band on Friday.
December 3, 2016 Christmas Dance by Yellow Rockers Pearl Senior Center, 110 Valentour Road, Pearl, MS., Dinner at 6:00, Dance from 7-9 pm, Caller: Rob Baird, Cost $10. Info. 601-825-1230.
December 30-31, 2016 Magnolia Swingers Year-End Blast 15008 Lemoyne Blvd. Biloxi, MS. Food, Early Rounds 7:30, Dance 8:00-10:00 (Dance ends after midnight Dec. 31. Caller: Chuck Burnam, Cuer: Tim Eum.
October 7-8, 2016 Harvest Hoedown, Golden Pines Ranch, Perkinston, MS.
Octobeer 28, 2016 Pistols'N Pettticoats Halloween Dance. Early rounds 7:00-7:30, Dance 7:30-9:30.
October 28-29, 2016 53rd MidSouth - Ghost Train to Memphis, Memphis, TN.
November 4-5, 2016 Tammany Twirlers "Celebrating Louisiana".
September 23, 2016 BEFORE COUNCIL DANCE Trail-In Dance to the North Council Dance, Scoll Down Flyer for Friday night. Lake Tiak-O'Khata, Louisville, MS $10, Caller Rob Baird, Cuer: Pauling Angress 7:00 Early Rounds and Lines, 7:30-10:00 Squares.
September 24, 2016 MSRDA North Council Dance Dancing at the Lake All Week End! Friday Trail-In Dance Saturday Rounds / Lines Workshop 10:00-12:00, Fun Dance 2:00-4:00 p.m., Saturday Evening 7:00 Early Rounds, 7:30 - 10:00 Dance, A1 from 10:00-10:30, Lake Tiak-O-Khata, 213 Smyth Lake Road, Louisville, MS 39339. Caller: Darryl McMillan. Cuer: Pauline Angress, Cuer Lake Tiak-O'Kata Website 662-773-7853. $10, free for MSRDA members.
August 20, 2016 Seaside Squares 53rd Anniversary Pensacola, FL
August 4-6, 2016 42nd Tennessee Square and Round Dance Convention, Gatlinburg, TN.
August 23, 2016 Tuesday Night Special Dance with Gary Shoemake, Pearl Senior Center, 110 Valentour Rd., Pearl, MS, Rounds 7:00-7:30, Dance 7:30-9:30 p.m.
August 26-27, 2016 38th Alabama State Convention, Return to the Past Pell City Civic Center, Pell City, AL Alabama Square and Round Dance Assn.
September 2-3, 2016 Evening in Paris, Paris, Texas
May 13-14, 2016 Pistols 'N Petticoats Anniversary Dance, 416 N. Haugh Ave., Picayune, MS 7:00 Early Rounds, 7:30-9:30 Dance. Info 601-798-9588.
July 1, 2016 Magnolia Swingers Christmas in July Dance, St. Martin Community Center, 15008 Lemoyne, Blvd., Biloxi, Early Rounds 7:00, Squares 7:30. Caller: Nick Hartly, Cuer: Terri Wilaby.
July 9, 2016 Ice Cream Dance and Anniversary, Saturday 7:00-9:30 p.m. New Location - St. John Lutheran Church, 2001 Hardy St., Hattiesburg, MS, by The Laurelaires, David Jarrard, caller with Homemade Ice Cream, $10. For more information Barbara 601-283-5174.
July 16, 2016 July Jamboree Seaside Square, Ragon Hall, 2600 Stratford Road, Pensacola, FL, Workshop 3:00-5:00, Dance 7:00-9:30 p.m. Caller: Rob Baird.
July 22-23, 2016 Mississippi Madness! Callers: Tony Oxendine and Rob Baird, Cuer: Pauline Seagroves Angress ,by Yellow Rockers, Pearl Senior Center, 110 Valentour Road, Pearl, MS, Info 601-260-9188.
April 1-2, 2016 63rd Alabama Jubilee - Let's Dance, BSDA Friendship Hall, 1024 Old Walker Chapel Rd, Fultondale, AL. Mike Seastrom, Caller, Hery & Eloise Dufrene, Cuers.
April 7, 2016 Mobile Singles Trail-In Dance, Mobile, AL
April 22-23, 2016 Mega Ball Round Dance Weekend, BSDA Friendship Hall, 1024 Old Walker's Chapel Rd. , Fultondale, Alabama. with Tim Eum and Cindy Hadley, Huntsville, Cuers Curt and Tammy Worlock, Plant City, FL, cuers Fri 6:45 -10:30, Sat Teaches 9:30 - 12:00, 12:00 - 1:30, 1:30 - 3:00, 3:00-4;30, Early Advanced 5/6, Dance 8:00-10:30 Phase II-IV.
February 5 & 6, 2016 Mardi Gras Rendezvous 38th Annual Mardi Gras Festival and Ball, Throw Me Something Mister Woolmarket Community Center, 16320 Old Woolmarket Road, Biloxi, MS 39532 Caller Mike Bramlett, Garland, Texas, Cuer: Pauline Angress, Arab, Alabama Early Rounds 7-8, Dance 8-10, Sat Round Dance Workshop 9-10:30, Mainstream Plus Workshop 10:30-12, Sat Evening Court Presentation 7-8 pm, Dance 8-10:30 For more info 228-831-3127.
November 6-7, 2015 Tammany Twirlers 53rd Annual Square & Round Dance Festival, Tim Marriner, Caller Justin Russell, Caller, Terri and Tim Wilaby cuer, by Tammany Twirlers, Tammany Twirlers Clubhouse, 35386 Home Estate Drive, Slidell, LA for more info see Tammy Twirlers website or contanct firstname.lastname@example.org .
August 6-8, 2015 41st Tennessee Square and Round Dance Convertion - We've Come To Dance Strike Up the Music, Live Band, Wood Floors W.L. Mills Conference Center, 234 Historic Nature Trail, Gatlinburg, TN.