Photo by Erin Phillips
Photo by Jane Phillips
Photo by Erin Phillips
Photo by Jane Phillips
Photo credit: Peter Esherick
New Mexico Folk Music & Dance Society • FolkMADS  

The New Mexico Folk Music and Dance Society - FolkMADS - is a 501(c)(3) organization
dedicated to promoting and teaching traditional music and dance. FolkMADS sponsors contra dances
in Albuquerque, Santa Fe, and Taos, camps, and also Megabands, concerts,, and other special events.

Upcoming Events

* Check the calendar link (above) for our regular events.*


New monthly dance!

UNM Contra Dance in ABQ
Student Union Bldg (SUB), 2nd Floor, South Mall
Lesson 7:00-7:30 p.m.
Dance 7:30-10:30 p.m.
Price reduced!
$4 members/$5 non-members
FREE for students, UNM Faculty/Staff

Next dance Friday, February 13.


Update: Band name is SyZyGy



The following events are not sponsored by FolkMADS
but may be of interest to our members:







See the "Links" page for organizations and events
nearby and in neighboring states.

Lots of stuff happening within 8 hours of ABQ/SF!


English Ball
Music & Dance Camp
Boo Camp
Board of Directors
Visiting NM?


link to ABQ Peace and Justice Center website link to link to