SDM Festivals

Square Dance Minnesota, Inc. hosts square dance and award festivals periodically (depending upon availability of the dance locations).  All square dancers are invited to attend these festivals.  Upcoming festivals are:

April 29, 2018 – SDM Spring Festival Square Dance, St Cloud, Callers Tom Allen, Andy Flint, Abe Maier, and Dick Severson, Cuers Sarah Klaphake, Ken LaBau, and Donna Stone. Six squares with dancers from Ar-Dale Dancers, Beaux & Belles, Cambridge Corners, County Line Squares, ETTA Square & Rounds, Friendly Squares, Hot Foot Stompers, Kato Plus, Koronis Nite Owls, Rays Promenaders, Rockin’ Country Dancers, Single Circles, Spares & Pairs, St Peter Squares, Wadena Whirlaways, and Westonka Whirlers attended the dance. SDM Board meeting was held prior to the meeting with 26 members attending. Awards were presented during the dance – Willard Leinonen received the 6th Most-Active Dancer Award and Susie Oachs received the 4th Most-Active Dancer Award for the period July 1 through December 31, 2017, Susie Oachs received her 3rd and 4th Traveler Awards, Lorraine Wilson received her 3rd Traveler Award, Gael and Doug Zachman received their 4th Traveler Awards, and Mavis Johnson, Don Lundell, and Mary and LeRoy Elfmann received their 7th Traveler Awards.

July 29, 2018 – SDM “Summer Festival” Square and Round Dance (Callers Tom Allen, et al – “Mainstream” 1:30-5:00 pm; Cuers Sarah Klaphake, et al – “Rounds” between tips), annual membership meeting and awards – @ 3:00 pm (between tips), potluck during the dance, Whitney Center, 1527 Northway Dr, St Cloud, MN.  SDM Summer Festival Flier!

September 30, 2018 – SDM “Fall Festival” square dance, board meeting, and awards festival, location to be determined.

February 2, 2019 – SDM “Winter Festival” square dance, board meeting, and awards festival, location to be determined.

May 4, 2019 – SDM “Spring Festival” square dance, board meeting, and awards festival, location to be determined.

July 28, 2019 – SDM “Summer Festival” square dance, annual membership meeting, and awards festival, location to be determined.

November 2, 2019 – SDM “Fall Festival” square dance, board meeting, and awards festival, location to be determined.

February 1, 2020 – SDM “Winter Festival” square dance, board meeting, and awards festival, location to be determined.

May 2, 2020 – SDM “Spring Festival” square dance, board meeting, and awards festival, location to be determined.

July 26, 2020 – SDM “Summer Festival” square dance, annual membership meeting, and awards festival, location to be determined.

October 31, 2020 – SDM “Fall Festival” square dance, board meeting, and awards festival, location to be determined.