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Original Old Farmer's Ball Hall
Phil Jamison's history of the OFB

Old Farmer's Ball


Thursdays

Lesson at 7:30, strongly recommended for beginners.
Main dance at 8:00.

Non-members - $6
OFB members - $5
Warren Wilson students - $1

If this is your first time, your second dance is free!

Fragrance Free this dance Be.

See & hear what it's like: Videos


Bryson Gym

Where?

Warren Wilson College
Bryson Gym
701 Warren Wilson Road,
Swannanoa, NC 28778

As you approach the college on Warren Wilson Road, go past the service entrance, past the South entrance, and past the North Entrance. Just after the North Entrance, turn right into the Kittredge Parking lot. Walk up the stairs and through the breezeway, past the Kittredge music center. Bryson gym is the next building in front of you.

Latitude/Longitude  35 36 46 N, 82 26 27 W

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DateDanceBandMusiciansCallerComments
Thursday
5/21
Old Farmers BallSyncopathsAshley Broder mandolin, Christa Burch bodhran, vocals, Jeff Spero piano, Ryan McKasson fiddleTamara McGovernWe will dance at the Pavilion this week!
Thursday
5/28
Old Farmers BallFeet Retreat BandLaura Light fiddle, Mara Shea Fiddle, Paul Moore piano, Roger Gold guitarSusan Kevra
Thursday
6/4
Old Farmers BallFireflyBarbara Davis guitar, Julia Weatherford fiddle, Laurel Willoughby bass, Pearl Shirley fiddle, low whistle, vocalsBarbara Groh
Thursday
6/11
Old Farmers BallLarry Unger and Audrey KnuthLarry Unger guitar, Audrey Knuth fiddleBeth Molaro
Thursday
6/18
Old Farmers BallGreat Bear TrioAndrew VanNorstrand Fiddle, Guitar, Kim Yerton Keyboard, Noah VanNorstrand Fiddle, Mandolin, FeetTBA
Thursday
6/25
Old Farmers BallInexplicabilliesDavid White fiddle/banjo, Joel McConnell mandolin, tenor banjo, Wes Maluk guitar, tenor banjo, percussionDavid Winston

Old Farmer's Ball
PO Box 2852
Weaverville, NC 28787

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Thanks to Skip Metheny for creating the site, and to the new ideas and ongoing work from Jonathan Gilbert, Taija TeviaClark, Andrea Fey, Mark Phillips and Todd Pierce. Thanks to Jane Ware for our dancing cow and bull logo.