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February Barn Dance at Emmanuel Church

  • Emmanuel Church 42 Dearborn Street Newport, RI, 02840 United States (map)
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The fun returns to Emmanuel Church on February 4th when Common Fence Music and Newport String Project present the second barn dance of the season!

Newport String Project director EmmaLee Holmes-Hicks will be joined by the merry Rusty Pick-Up String Band as well as local legends Mike Fischman and Tom Perrotti.

Whether you're 5 or 105, this is family friendly dance is fun for all ages and no prior experience is required. Expert dance caller Jim Hicks will be on hand to make sure you know the difference between your sashay and your do-si-do...

Opening the proceedings will be the students of the Newport String Project, performing some of their favorite fiddle hits!

Donations welcome! Snacks to share appreciated!