Classes are in session!

Learn how to move to the Southern Appalachian fiddle music at New York City’s only clogging school. You will become part of the music making, adding percussion with your feet.

Weekly classes are taught from by Megan Downes, a world-class percussive dancer, and there are opportunities to take workshops with outstanding visiting artists.

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Questions? Send an email, or call 347-926-3264

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The City Stompers HOEDOWN!

A rollicking party with live music to dance to on the last Wednesday of every month. It’s free and so much fun! Join us at the Green Room, 158 East 23rd Street in Manhattan on:

May 29 - Nick Stillman, Indiana Hoover, Dante Portella

June 26 - John Mark Fletcher & Friends

July 31 - Alex Kramer & Friends

August 28 - Harry Bolick & Friends

Concert and Square Dance at Jalopy

Saturday, May 11

NYC Barn Dance founding musician, Virginia Native & rambler, Thomas Bailey, back in NYC, partners with The City Stompers for an unforgettable night of music and dance.


First – a concert with Thomas Bailey, backed by longtime picking buddies & former band-mates:

David Bass (fiddle - The Freight Hoppers) 

Ben Townsend (banjo/fiddle - Hillbilly Gypsies, Mosaïc USA, Chance McCoy Band) and 

Jason Sypher (double-bass - Rhiannon Giddens Band, Lunasa, NYC Barn Dance Band)

Plus special guest(s) tba.

Then... a Square Dance Party! 

Square dances called by Megan Downes. 

Swing your partner and promenade all! No experience or partner needed.

A single admission price of $15 for hours of fun! Tickets available from Jalopy

315 Columbia Street, Brooklyn (map)