Category: Circle Dances

Patty Cake Polka Mixer

This is a traditional folk dance with several variations providing flexibility in usage.

Jingle Bell Rock Mixer

This is a nice dance for use before Christmas or during the winter. Other music will work for other times of the year.

Blue Bird

This is a singing game dance for children up to 6th grade.

San Antonio Stroll

This no partner, circle dance uses Vine Left and Right, and Forward 3 and Kick. There is also a Mixer variation.

Stay Young

This no partner, circle dance by Jerry Helt uses Circle Left, Side Close, Walk diagonally left and back out on the same path, and the same to the right.

Tap, Clap and Circle

This simple, no partner, circle dance by Calvin Campbell uses just claps, toe taps, solo turns, and circle left and right.

Fralie’s Frolic

This circle dance by Bob Riggs is designed to get everyone up and dancing quickly.

Cry of the Celts

A very simple solo circle dance by Calvin Campbell. The joy is moving to the music.

Sunshine Mixer

Sunshine Mixer is a 32-count circle mixer using Walk Forward, Side Close, Claps and Dosado.

Island in the Sun – Seniors

This is a variation of Island in the Sun designed for senior dancers. Partners maintain handholds for Promenade, Ladies Pull Out, Gents Pull In, Side Touches, and Clockwise Turn.