Past Dance Out Calendar

2022 Dance Out Calendar

2 April 2022, Sat – Halesworth Day of Dance, Suffolk.

https://www.facebook.com/halesworthdayofdance/

We’re practicing Carr Lodge so could be interesting to see how that goes.

Provisonal Morris (rough) timing:

10:30am Annie’s meeting up at the White Hart to be ‘organised’

11:00 – Market Square – Opening Address and Joint Dances IP19 8JB

11:30 – Procession to High Street

11:50 – 12:40 – White Hart

13:30 – 14:20 – White Swan

14:20 – 15:10 – The Old Print Works

15:10 -16:00 – White Swan

16:00 – White Swan Garden – Join in dances

23 24 April 2022 – Frost Vandoorn Fest, Essex

The Lovely Royal Liberty morris gathering
Event still happening but unfortuately we don’t have enough dancers availble

1 May 2022 , Sun. Colchester Castle Park. Essex

Going to be fairly laid back day but we’ll be meeting at Firstsite at 11am and dancing there and at Castle Park.

FirstsiteLewis Gardens, High Street, Colchester CO1 1JH

Castle Park High St, Colchester CO1 1UG

10 May 2022 , Tue. Dementia Club Colchester, Essex

11am- 12am – Not open to public. Orchard View Baptist Church, Blackheath,  Mersea Road. Client to join in. Take drum 🙂

Cancelled due to logisticall issues.

22 May 2022 , Sun. Colchester Firstsite. Essex

We’re doign it again! Going to be fairly laid back, almost practice in Kit, day but we’ll be meeting at Firstsite at 11am and dancing there probably staying there rather than go on to Castle park band stand.

Firstsite, Lewis Gardens, High Street, Colchester CO1 1JH

28 May 2020 – Sat – Hadleigh Day of Dance – Suffolk – as guests of Boudicca Morris Meeting at 10.30.

10:30am – Annies assemble at market place IP7 5DL

11am – Mass Dance – Market Square

12 to 1pm – The Kings Head, IP7 5EF

2 – 3pm – The George, IP7 5AL

3- 4pm – The Cock Inn, IP7 5BP

4 – 6pm – Tunes and perhaps a drink at The George

https://www.facebook.com/events/5568152719880939/?acontext=%7B%22event_action_history%22%3A[%7B%22surface%22%3A%22page%22%7D]%7D

29 May 2022 – Sun – Open Gardens – Roman and Castle roads, Colchester – CO1 1UW

3pm-4pm

2 Jun 2022 – Thu – Jubilee Dance, Colchester Tollgate Sainsbury’s. Afternoon –

2:15pm Gathering and dancing a little while after. Dancing in the main entrance.

1 Western Approach, Stanway, Colchester CO3 8AA

5 Jun 2022 – Sun – Queen Elizabeth Platinum Jubilee Celetrate – Bradfield Maningtree. Essex

The Street, CO11 2UU

Dancing: 12.20 – 12.40, 1.40 – 2.00 and 2.40 – 3.00pm

12 Jun 2022 – Sun – Open Gardens West Bergholt, Essex. 12:30pm

12:30pm – 3 Albany close CO6 3LE

2:30pm – Tamarisk, by Queens Head Pub, queens Road, CO6 3HE

21 Jun 2022 – Tue – Evening – Solstice hosted by Little Egypt at Hawkedon, Suffolk

Danicing from 7:30pm

Queens Head, Rede Rd, Hawkedon, Bury Saint Edmunds IP29 4NN

26 Jun 2022 – Sun – Leigh Folk Festival, Essex

https://leighfolkfestival.com/

Dancing 11am to 12 and possible slots / busking later.

If you are comming note there a few changes this year including the venues.

Library Gardens on Broadway West, SS9 2DA

2 & 3 Jul 2022 – Potty Festival, Sheringham, Norfolk

https://www.pottyfestival.com/

The procession starts 10am Saturday at Esplanade car park NR26 8LE (ish) then schedule

Sat

10:30-11:30 Tesco (with Runsburgh Morris, Green Dragon Morris, Oxblood Molly) NR26 8RS

11:45-12:45 Warehouse (with Black Pig Border, Westrefields, Steampunk Border) NR26 8QR

2:00 – 3:00 Lobster (with Slack Magirdle, New Saint George ) NR26 8JP

3:15 – 4:15 Arena (with New St George, Witchmen, Oxblood Molly) NR26 8BG

Pub / beach / Ice cream

Sun

10:30 -11:30 Town Clock (with Steampunk Border, Misfit Molly, Black Gate Molly) NR26 8DS

11:45 Arena (Bourne Borders, Corsucopia(sp?)). NR26 8BG

12:30 All at Arena to dance. NR26 8BG

8 Jul 2020 – Fri – East Bergholt High School – Get there for 9am – Closed Pupil Demo and Chat

17 Jul 2020 – Sun – Little Bentley, Essex. With Rising Larks – 1 pm till 3pm ish

Bricklayers Arms, Rectory Rd, Little Bentley, Colchester CO7 8SL

24 July 2022 , Sun. 11am – 1pm Colchester Firstsite. Essex

We’re doing it a third time this year! Again going to be fairly laid back, almost practice in Kit, day but we’ll be meeting at Firstsite at 11am and dancing there and probably staying there rather than go on to Castle park band stand. We have the usual offer of parking.

Firstsite, Lewis Gardens, High Street, Colchester CO1 1JH

7 Aug 2022 – Sun Broadstairs Folk Festival, Kent.

Meetign at the Albion at 10:30 and dancing around the the lovely Kent town. https://www.albionbroadstairs.co.uk/

Royal Albion Hotel, 6-12 Albion Street,Broadstairs, Kent,CT10 1AN

20 Aug 2020 – Sat – FolkEast Festival – Glemham Hall, Suffolk

3 Sept 2022 , Sat. Colchester Eco Festival. Essex. Colchester Lower Castle Park. *Provisional*

10 Sept 2022 – Sat – Stowmarket – Suffolk – Traditional Day of Music – Was Cancelled

11:00am Asda

12:00 St Peter Church Doors

2:00 Market Place

3:00 Asda

4:00 Market place.

24 Sep 2022 – Sat – Copford, Colchester, Essex- Alma Pub.

Dancing with Romney March Morris

Alma Pub, Copford. (Outskirts of Colchester) Essex. CO6 1BZ

Ariving as 6pm to Dance at 6:30pm

2 Oct 2022 – Sun – Tenterden Folk Festival. Kent

http://www.tenterdenfolkfestival.com/TFF/

20 Nov 2022 – Sun – Firstsite Colchester CO1 1JH from 11am

26 Nov 2022 – Sat – Colchester Big City LightNight Festival – **Cancelled**

18 Dec 2022 – Sun – Firstsite Colchester CO1 1JH from 11am

****CANCELLED **** – ICY STOPS PLAY. Apologies

2021 Dance Out Calendar

Covid 19 impacted but a couple of events

20 June 2021 – Colchester New Town Front Garden Trail

Late Notice but we are Dancing out tomorrow Sunday 20 June 2021 as part of the Colchester New Town Front Garden Trail

Rough Schedule is

1:30 Arttilleryman Pub CO1 2JQ

2:15 Rec Car Park Port Lane. CO1 2HL (ish)

3:00 Junction Wimpole Road & Old Heath Road. CO1 2ES (ish)

4:15 St Stephen Church CO2 7RY

5:00 3 Gladstone Road. CO1 2EB

7 and 8 AUGUST – Broadstairs Folk Week, East Kent (https://broadstairsfolkweek.org.uk/)

Saturday 7th Meet 3:30pm ish at bandstand and dancing at about 5pm:

Sunday 8th Meeting 10:30 am at Bandstand. We will be dancing with Childrens Hobby Horse Club a little later. Anniesauraous is raring to go.

Sunday 8th pm : We will hopefully have a slot on the Bandstand

4th September – Colchester Eco Festival, Essex

https://www.eco-festival.org/

We will be dancing during the day down by (hopefully not in ) the duck pond in lower Castle Park.

Provisional: Thur 23rd Sept. Equinox Festival Festival 2021 Hawkedon

(Hosted by http://www.little-egypt.org.uk/index.html

Details to follow. More events will be added (some at short notice) we are invited/ decide if can make it.

We attended about 18 events in 2019

We usually posted events on Facebook in more detail but only a week or two before they happen.

https://www.facebook.com/AnnieMationClogColchester/?epa=SEARCH_BOX

Sunday 3rd October Tenterden Folk Festival, Kent

http://tenterdenfolkfestival.com/

We are please to be invited to dance at this festival.

2020

Sat 18th January 2020 – Strawbear Festival Whittlesea, Cambridgeshire (east of Peterborough)

We will join the procession at 10:30 from the Manor Leisure Centre and dance at various spots round the town till 3:30

Program detail here at festival website:

http://www.strawbear.org.uk/?fbclid=IwAR3NtsSErjem_EVMvPxIaLsftXuwe-FlkuEA4e4tNnbPWTUy210seD-iIng

2020 – Cancelled due to Covid-19

28 March – Halesworth Day of Dance North East Suffolk (https://www.facebook.com/halesworthdayofdance/)

18 April – Frost Vandoorn at Takeley, Essex (Royal Liberty) (https://www.facebook.com/events/1117767988434235/ )

26 April – St George’s Day Celebration at Rose & Crown Hundon,  Sudbury, Southc West Suffolk CO10 8ED

3 May – Flatford Mill, Suffolk Roughly 11.00 until 13.00 at the wooden bridge railed nr the kiosk https://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/flatford

15 May – Offcumduns’ Weekend of Dance , East Kent https://www.facebook.com/events/407458940191191/

21st June – Summer Solstist, Queens Head , Hawkedon, North West Suffolk, (Hosted by http://www.little-egypt.org.uk/index.html )

28 JUNE – Leigh-on-Sea Folk Festival, South Essex (https://leighfolkfestival.com/)

4/5 JULY – Sheringham Lobster Potty Fest , North Norfolk (http://pottyfestival.com/)

2 AUGUST – 5 Parishes Show, Fingringhoe, Essex ( https://5parishesshow.org.uk/ )

8 & 9 AUGUST – Broadstairs Folk Week, East Kent (https://broadstairsfolkweek.org.uk/)

?5th Sept – Aylsham Festival of Dance, Music and Song , Norfolk ( https://www.facebook.com/pg/AylshamFestivalDMS/events/?ref=page_internal )

12 September – Green Dragon , Bury St Edmunds, West Suffolk

21 November (Sat) – Acorn Village Christmas Fair Dance Out – Mistley Hall, Maningtree. Dancing to support the charities event. https://www.acornvillages.com/

Details to follow. More events will be added (some at short notice) we are invited/ decide if can make it.

We attended about 18 events in 2019

We usually posted events on Facebook in more detail but only a week or two before they happen.

2019

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

20th APRIL …THREE HORSESHOES PUB, MOLE HILL GREEN, TAKELY , CM22 6PQ  (Frost Vandoorn Fest)

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 .