Balkan Music &
Dance Workshops

Every summer the EEFC presents two week-long summer camps, which we’ve revved up again after the long pandemic drought. The 2023 camps are over, but you can read all about them as you plan for next year! Mark your calendars for 2024.

June 15-22, 2024
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August 10-17, 2024
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The EEFC is proud to partner with sister organizations, including the Bulgarian Folk Music & Dance Seminar.

Arden, Delaware

Arden Folk Gild New Years Day Dance

January 1, 2016 at 2:00 pm – 10:00 pm

The Arden Folk Gild hosts their annual New Year's Day folk dance featuring live music with Philadelphia based band International Folk Sounds. Folk Dancing from 2 - 5 pm, potluck dinner from 5-7pm and then Contra dancing from 7 - 10pm. We are in Arden, Delaware just north of Wilmington, Delaware off I-95 - easy drive from Philadelphia, Baltimore and DC area.

Arden Gild Hall
2126 The Highway
Arden, Delaware 19810