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Balboa Park Harvest Festival 2023 *** FREE ***

Sat, Sep 16 and Sun Sep 17 12noon - 4:00pm 

September 16 -  Saturday

Host: Cabrillo Folk Dancers

12:30 p.m. Warm-up Dancing

1:00 p.m. Teaching of non-partner dances by Michael-Leonard Creditor

2 p.m. Peformance by the Oriental Gems Belly Dancers

2:30 Teaching of Couple Dances and Mixers by Georgina Sham

3:30 p.m.  Performance TBA

September 17 - Sunday

         Host:  SD Intl and San Diego Folk Dancers

12:30 p.m. Warm-up Dancing

1:00 p.m. Favorite dances of Juanita Lague

2 p.m. Performance (TBA)

2:30 p.m.  Review of dances learned yesterday afternoon!

3:30 p.m. Favorite Dances of Kin Ho

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Saturday, Sept 16, 2023  Additional evening parties:

4:00pm-6:30pm Big Band Party (1940's vs 1980's) COST: $5

1940's Big Band vs 1980's Little Band + Cumbia & Cha Cha Cha (Playlist:

Hosted by Swing & Salsa, San Diego

6:30pm–9:30pm Contra/English/Square dance Cost: $10

calling Frannie Marr with live music by Audrey Jaber (fiddle) and Chip Prince (piano) 

Hosted by San Diego Folk Heritage / Contra Dancers

Location: Balboa Park Club, Balboa Park

2144 Pan American W Rd, San Diego, CA 92101

Sunday Afternoon Folk Dancing

  • International Folk Dancing

  • Sundays in the Balboa Park Club Bldg.
    12:30 - 4:00 p.m. Admission is FREE.

  • Sunday events are open to dancers and spectators.
    The programs consist of couple dances, kolo/line dances and mixers.  Singles & couples welcome.
    Join us for some dancing or come and watch the fun!

  • Family friendly, all ages welcome.

  • Sunday programs are hosted alternately by
    Cabrillo International Folk Dancers, San Diego Folk Dancers, San Diego International Folk Dance Club.

  • Contacts: Jeanne Cate 858-278-4619, TEXT 858 722-1264.

  •, Georgina Sham or Chin Yu

International Folk Dancers

Cabrillo International Folk Dancers

  • Classes offered each Tuesday in the Balboa Park Club teaching folk dances from all over the world. 7:00 - 9:30 p.m.

  • Beginner level 7:00 - 8:00 p.m. Review and more advanced levels 8:00 - 9:00 p.m.
    $2.00/members, $2.50/non-members, FREE first time.

  • Teachers: Georgina Sham 858-459-1336 and Chin Yu 858-722-0489.

  • Website:

San Diego Folk Dancers

  • International Kolo dances with ongoing teaching.

  • Monday, 7:00-9:00 p.m., Balboa Park Club.

  • $2 donation.  First visit free.

  • Teacher: Kin Ho.

  • INFORMATION: Jean 858-278-4619, TEXT 858 722-1264, or

Performing Folk Dancers of Balboa Park


San Diego International Folk Dance Club

  • Family friendly international folk dances. All ages. No partners needed.

  • Wednesday, 7:00-9:00 p.m., Balboa Park Club + War Memorial Building.

  • $2.00/members & associates, $2.50/ visitors. First visit free.

  • Teacher: Kin Ho.

  • INFORMATION:  Jean 858-278-4619, TEXT 858 722-1264, or

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