Bear Hug Mountain Festival 2017
Contra Dance & Music Camp
September 8-10
Flathead Lake, Rollins, Montana

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Friday Afternoon/Evening


4 p.m.-7:30 p.m. Registration (main hall)
6 p.m.-7:30 p.m. Potluck Dinner (main hall)
8 p.m.-9:15 p.m. Dance with Beth and Contra Quartet (main hall).
9:30 p.m.-11 p.m. Dance with Tony and Sassafras Stomp (main hall).
11:05 p.m. Bedtime Story with Bob Hayes immediately following dance.

Saturday Morning


8 a.m.-8:45 a.m. Breakfast
9 a.m.-10:15a.m. Over the Top Squares and Contras with Beth and Sassafras Stomp (main hall).
Band Lab for Musicians with Contra Quartet (chapel).
10:30 a.m.-11:45 a.m. Elegant Dances with Tony and Contra Quartet (main hall).
Seated Quebec-based foot percussion for all with Adam. (chapel).


Saturday Afternoon


12 p.m. - 12:45 p.m. Lunch
1 p.m. - 2:15 p.m. Balanced Contra Dances with Beth and Contra Quartet (main hall)
Old-time fiddle for musicians with Johanna (chapel)

2:30 p.m. - 3:45 p.m. Squares of the 1950s with Tony and Sassafras Stomp (main hall)
Percussion for Folk Tunes for all with Julie (chapel).

4:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m. Decorating the Dance Hall
5:45 p.m. - 6:45 p.m. Dinner (main hall)

Saturday Evening

7 p.m. - 8:15 p.m. Concert (chapel)
8:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. Dance with Beth and Sassafras Stomp (main hall)
9:45 - 11 p.m. Dance with Tony and Contra Quartet (main hall)
11:05 p.m. Bedtime Story with Bob Hayes immediately following dance

Sunday Morning


8 a.m. - 8:45 a.m. Breakfast
9 a.m. - 10 a.m. Dances in Many Formations with Beth and Contra Quartet (main hall)
Guitar workshop for musicians with Adam (chapel)

10:15 a.m. - 11:15 a.m. Challenging Contras with Tony and Sassafras Stomp (main hall)
Fiddle Workshop for musicians with Jesse.

11:15 a.m. - 12 p.m. Dance to Tag Team Callers and Bear Hug Megaband (main hall)

12:15 p.m. Lunch and Farewells (main hall)

Created September 2000.
Last modified 
August 23, 2017

Gary Decker