Category Archives: Festivals

Fall dance season begins! Contra Dance – Friday, Sept 16; Community Dance – Saturday, Sept 17

The MMTD fall season of dancing kicks off with two dance opportunities this weekend! Our regular contra dance season starts on Friday, September 16 at the Ballroom Academy of Columbia. We’ll be dancing to the lively music of the 32 … Continue reading

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Big Muddy Folk Festival, April 1-2

This weekend is the 25th Anniversary Big Muddy Folk Festival on Main and Vine in Boonville, Missouri.  The festival opens at 7:00 p.m. on Friday with a concert at Thespian Hall, featuring Ron Wall, Phyllis Dale, Bob Shad and Jazzou Jones, Leela and … Continue reading

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Big Muddy Festival, April 4-5, 2014, Boonville, MO

This weekend is the Big Muddy Festival on Main and Vine in Boonville, Missouri.  The festival opens at 7:00 p.m. on Friday with a concert at Thespian Hall, featuring Roger Netherton, Lee Murdock, Mike Gentry, Matthew Olwell & John Skelton, and Cathy … Continue reading

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Boone Dawdle–August 17, 2013

Fellow dancers On August 17th, MMTD will participate in the Boone Dawdle, a fundraising event for the True/False Film Festival. The Boone Dawdle is a slow bicycle ride from Columbia to the Les Bourgeois winery in Rocheport with many fun stops … Continue reading

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Barn Dance and Old-Time Jam Sessions — July 24–27, 2012

Join master fiddler John White and friends at the Boone County Fair the week of July 24 for some old-time music jams and barn dance. Every evening at the fair, we’ll be playing tunes handed down from generation to generation. Hear … Continue reading

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Big Muddy Festival — April 1–2, 2011

Join us this weekend for the twentieth annual Big Muddy Festival on Main and Vine in Boonville, Missouri. Instead of our regular MMTD dance, we will be dancing Friday night in gorgeous Turner Hall—after the concert. Jim Thaxter will be … Continue reading

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