Folk Ball is held every January/February at the University of Wisconsin in Madison, Wisconsin.

For regular dancing, see the Madison Folk Dance Unlimited site.

Folk Ball 2015

Dates and location are tentative.  Check back in March.
January 30–February 1st, 2015
Union South (1308 W Dayton St, Madison WI)

Folk Ball is FREE

But your donations help us keep it happening year after year!


Friday Evening

  • International Dance Party
  • Hungarian Tanchaz
  • Contra Dance

Saturday Day

  • Three workshop slots: 10 AM, 1 PM, 3 PM.
  • Two to four workshops per slot.
  • Brown bag lunch with speaker.

Saturday Evening

  • Buffet Dinner (purchase ticket in advance)
  • Folk Ball Dance Party

Sunday Day

  • Review of main workshop at 10 AM.


  • Folk Merchandise Shop

Previous Years

Presented by Wisconsin Folk Arts Assoc. & Madison Folk Dance Club
Sponsored by Department of Slavic Languages & Literature
Welcomed by WORT 89.9FM Community-Sponsored Radio.

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