2019 Dance-out Calendar

Where to catch up with us in 2019…



And these are the ones we’ve done so far this year…

30th MARCH …Halesworth Day of Dance (https://www.facebook.com/halesworthdayofdance/)


5th MAY…Rochester Sweeps festival (https://www.medway.gov.uk/sweepsfestival)

19th MAY…Morning dance-out at NT Flatford from 11.00 until 13.00 ( or thereabouts!)https://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/flatford)

26th MAY…Warm and Toasty Club, Colchester Arts Centre https://www.colchesterartscentre.com/events/gigs/the-warm-toasty-club/

2nd JUNE…Roman Circus House, Colchester – we will have a formal (i.e. in our kit and with clogs on!) practice outside from 12 noon before the Martin Newell Gig (doors open at 2 pm, gig starts 2.30) – WEATHER PERMITTING!

21st JUNE…an evening to mark the summer solstice at the Queens Head, Hawkedon, (https://www.hawkedonqueen.co.uk/gallery/imagegallery/gallery.php?cat=14) hosted by The Morris Men of Little Egypt (http://www.little-egypt.org.uk/newmor.html)

23rd JUNE…Mount Bures Flower Festival (http://www.mount-bures.co.uk/)

30th JUNE…Leigh-on-Sea Folk Festival (https://leighfolkfestival.com/)

6th-7th JULY – Sheringham Lobster Potty Fest (http://pottyfestival.com/)

17th JULY…Tesco Highwoods Community Charity event. 11.30 – 13.30 Dancing and hoping to get others to join in and also to donate to Diabetes UK, British Heart Foundation and Cancer Research UK

11th AUGUST …Broadstairs Folk Week (https://broadstairsfolkweek.org.uk/)

25th AUGUST…IWA Festival of Water, Waltham Abbey (https://www.waterways.org.uk/events_festivals/festival_water/IWA_festival_water0)

26th AUGUST…Colchester Panto Horse Derby…we’ll take our Dobbina to meet some ‘thoroughbred’ friends at this event in aid of Age Concern. We’re dancing from 11.00 – but I don’t think we’re racing(?) https://www.ageconcerncolchester.org.uk/panto-horse-race-2019/

1st SEPTEMBER…Morning dance-out at NT Flatford from 11.00 until 13.00 ( or thereabouts!) https://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/flatford

7th SEPTEMBER- Aylsham Festival of Dance, Music and Song https://www.facebook.com/AylshamFestivalDMS/

14th SEPTEMBER – Colchester Rice and Spice Festival at Firstsite https://firstsite.uk/whats-on/colchester-festival-rice-spice/ (we’ll be there from about 1100 until 1300 )

22nd SEPTEMBER – It’s Heritage Day at Roman Circus House (https://www.romancircus.co.uk/) – so we will be dancing outside from 10.30 until 11.45 WEATHER PERMITTING!

23rd NOVEMBER (Sat) – Acorn Village Christmas Fair Dance Out – Mistley Hall, Maningtree. Dancing to support the charities event.

6th DECEMBER (Fri) – Christmas at Brightlingsea YMCA Craft Fair and Late Night Shopping from 17.30 dancing in various places in the town.

That’s it so far, but check back regularly as hopefully we will add more dates…looks like a great year ahead for AnnieMation!

( NB…If it isn’t on this list, we wont be there!)

Apologies to anyone who expected to see us at IWA Cavalcade – we were not due to be there this year .