Lyrids 2017 Registration Opens!

//Lyrids 2017 Registration Opens!

Lyrids 2017 Registration Opens!


April 21 to 23, 2017 in beautiful Vancouver, BC, Canada

Registration for the fourth annual Lyrids Folk Dance Festival in Vancouver, BC is open!
18 registrations already received

Yves and France at Salt Spring Island Folk Dance Festival in 2013

Orkestar RTW playing at 2016 Lyrids Folk Dance Festival

The festival on the weekend of April 21-23, 2017, features Yves Moreau and France Bourque-Moreau. Yves and France are teaching a program of Bulgarian and International dances. Orkestar RTW from Seattle is returning to provide live music for the Saturday evening party.


The location is the Peretz Centre, 6184 Ash Street, Vancouver, BC. To prevent crowding, each workshop is limited to 100 dancers.

The cost is $185 / US$150 before March 1, and $195 / US$160, after that. Price List
Reduced fees for work exchange, youth (up to 30 yrs) and elders (80+).

To register, use online form or print and mail this form. Priority is given to full-time registrations until March 1, 2017.

Billeting is available. Apply on the registration form. Be aware, most homes are more than a half hour drive from the hall.

Take the poll, then view the results!

Relive your memories of Lyrids Folk Dance Festival 2016

But wait, there’s more!

  • On Thursday, April 20, 7-10pm, Yves and France will do a workshop at Surrey International Folk Dancing at Walnut Road Elementary School, 16152 82 Ave, Surrey. Admission: $10 drop-in, or $5 for SIFD members.
  • Yves and France will be at the Sunday evening dinner/dance on April 23 at Dale’s house in Surrey. Admission is by donation ($10 suggested), which goes to Yves and France. RSVP. Limited to approximately 40 people.

2016 Lyrids Folk Dance Festival group photo

Happy dancing!

Dale Adamson
Chair of the Lyrids Folk Dance Festival Committee,
Burnaby International Folk Dancers.

Please forward this email to all your folk dance friends!
Comments and suggestions are always welcome.

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