Special On-line Event: Saturday Feb 06, 2021

Special Anniversary Concert --- Soup for the Soles

20th Anniversary Concert

Welcome to Valley Contra Dance!


  • Save the dates:
    Saturday January 9th 7:30PM. Zoom Dance Break
    Join us as we approach our 25th anniversary. We will reconnect, hold a brief annual meeting and play. Bring a mystery item to share and we will try to guess its purpose. This will be a Zoom event. Use this Zoom link to register. After registering, you will receive a conformation email containing information about joining the meeting.

    Look for the 20th Anniversaru Live Concert with Soup for the Souls in 2021
    This fundraiser for VCD will feature Soup for the Soles playing at Morningstar Studios, a professional recording studio in East Norriton, will stream this concert over YouTube using OBS, which supports a high-quality audio and visual experience.
  • Sponsor a Valley Contra Dance
    Celebrate a special occasion with your dance friends Click here for information
  • VCDS's Potluck Cookbook
    A best seller - A great gift, Free with membership. Ask at the desk when you join or renew.
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Dance Dates for when we resume dancing:

Second, fourth, and some fifth Saturdays of the month unless otherwise noted.


7:30 - 10:30 PM
Dance instruction at 7:00 PM


Unitarian Universalist Church of the Lehigh Valley (UUCLV)
424 Center Street, Bethlehem, PA 18018
Corner of Wall Street in historic Bethlehem - Use Wall Street door

Prices, Cost for regular dance: $12.00

Age 13-21, students: $5.00, children 12 and under accompanied by an adult FREE

Cost for Blue Moon double dances: Afternoon $10.00, Evening $15, Both $23 (members$21)

Age 13-21, students: $8.00 each dance
Member discount $2 on regular dances

No partner or experience needed!
The moves in the dances are called by a caller, and the music is always live. Bring a snack to share at the break.

Please carry in clean soft-soled shoes for dancing, to protect the floor (and our reputation).

PARKING ALERT: We try to avoid crowding the residents of the neighborhood around the church. Please consider using one of 2 nearby parking lots on Center Street belonging to: United Labor Unions, 1 block south of the church or Herron Funeral Home, 1 block north (Use Heron for evening dances only, park there after 7PM).

What to Expect

Pictures of our dance

Facebook Video of our dance

YouTube Video of our Anniversary dance

My Sweet Valley Contra Home Our Song by Diane Hartzell with permission from Bill Staines

Volunteer Information
Winter Spring 2020 Flyer
Leap Day Double Dance Flyer