Second Sunday Folk Dance Celebrates 33rd Season
The Second Sunday Folk Dance series celebrates its 33rd year of great music. Set in the beautiful dance hall at Fortune Lake Camp this is one of the Midwest’s most popular venues for folk music and dance and is the largest, longest running event of its kind. The Second Sunday Folk Dance presents great musicians in an intimate setting. Dean and Bette Premo (White Water) organize and host the series.
The event opens at 4 PM Central Time with a short opening set by White Water, followed immediately by the featured guest act’s concert. The second half of the event is devoted to dancing in many forms with music by the Front Parlor Dance Band and dances taught by Bette Premo and others. Refreshments are available at each dance, and the entertainment lasts until 7 PM.
Admission for those over 15 is $7 and children 15 and under are admitted free.
How to Find Us
The Fortune Lake Lutheran Camp is located
between Iron River and Crystal Falls (in Iron County, Michigan), 2 miles
west of Crystal Falls on US-2. Turn south on Bible Camp Road and drive for
less than a quarter mile. Turn right on Fortune Lake Camp Road and drive
just a short distance.
Every Second Sunday October through April
Second Sunday dances run from October through April on the Second Sunday of the month. Second Sunday Dances in the 2017-2018 series are:
If you have any questions, call the Fortune Lake Camp at (906) 875-3697, or Bette or Dean Premo at (906) 822-7889. Visit this page (www.secondsundayfolkdance.com) for any updates or special announcements.
You can also write an email to Bette by clicking below:
Sponsors Sought for Support
Second Sunday Folk Dance organizers seek funds to foster the activities and underwrite the expenses of guest artists, many of whom travel hundreds of miles to perform.
Sponsors for the 2016/2017 SSFD series included Fortune Lake Lutheran Camp, White Water Associates, John and Judy Reed, Louse and Nelson Rounds, Jacobs Funeral Home, City Insurance, Lindwall Motors, Riverside Plaza, Andrew Davis CPA, Northern Michigan Bank, Jon and Paula Pryor, Westphal’s Inc., Tall Pines Grocery of Amasa, Ralph and Jean Eckerberg, James Harrison, David and Julie Holperin, Ruth Warmanen, Mike Lewis, Hiawatha Music Coop, Crystal Falls Lions, Steve and Rita Kickert, Tom Plummer and Celeste Magers, and Bob Arthur.
Copyright 2017, White Water and
individual photographers, Last update 9/5/2017
Copyright 2017, White Water and individual photographers, Last update 9/5/2017