Humboldt Folk Dancers


We are a community folk dance group.
All are welcome.

We meet weekly for instruction and request dancing.

Every First Friday of the month, we have live music dance parties. We also host wonderful concerts and workshops with expert teachers and performers.

Join us!

Upcoming Events:

May 2024

May 3 – First Friday Folk Dance Party with Live Music!

May 12, 19,  26 – Instruction and request dancing to recorded music at
Redwood Raks World Dance Studio
824 L Street, Arcata 4 p.m. – 6 p.m.  $5-$3 No one turned away for lack of funds.

 June 2024

Sunday, June 2: Regular dancing from 4-6 pm at the Redwood Raks Jade Studio. 
Friday, June 7: NO Live music Party
Sunday, June 9: Regular dancing from 4-6pm at the Redwood Raks Jade Studio
Friday, June 14: Balkan Camp Sendoff Live Music Party at Synapsis, 1675 Union Street in Eureka.
Sunday, June 16: NO dancing.
Sunday, June 23 and 30: Regular dancing from 4-6 at the Redwood Raks Studio.

The Balkan Camp Sendoff Party gives us the opportunity to hear great musicians from Oregon and Washington. We’ll have a nice potluck in addition to a great dance party!
Friday, June 14th at Synapsis, 1675 Union Street in Eureka! Stay tuned for more details!

Registration for Mendocino Balkan Camp (June 15-22) is open!
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The Humboldt Folk Dancers offer scholarships to attend dance and music camps!
Call / text Craig at (707)496-6734.



The Humboldt Folk Dancers, Inc. is a non-profit, 501(c)3 organization whose mission is to educate the general public in international folk dancing and other folk art forms.