BACDS American Dance and Music Week — June 28–July 3, 2015 BACDS American Dance and Music Week, June 28–July 3, 2015

... The Tradition Continues

Thirty-four years after its first camp at the Mendocino Woodlands in 1981, BACDS American Dance & Music Camp continues the long tradition at our nearby location.

Join us for the BACDS American Dance and Music Week, Sunday-Friday, June 28–July 3, 2015 at the Jones Gulch Camp in the coastal redwoods of Northern California, near San Francisco. Come early and stay late for extra dance events before and after camp!

Registration Is Now Open

Sign up now for one of the best deals anywhere.

Register online, or print the registration form and send it by mail. You can pay by mailing a check after registering online, or print the registration form and mail it with a check, or pay online with a credit card.

Go to Camp for Free!

If 3 full-fee campers sponsor you, you can get into camp free! See our “Hey for 4 for 3” details.

Campers who register by May 28 will receive our special design T-Shirt, included with registration!

Indicate your size preference on your registration form. We'll print a small number of extra shirts to handle late registrations after the May 28 deadline. We apologize if we run out of your preferred size.


Nils Fredland and Linda Leslie


The Syncopaths

Ryan McKasson, Ashley Broder, Jeff Spero, Christa Burch

Clew Bay

Stuart Kenney, Alden Robinson, Peter Siegel, Owen Marshall, Matthew Kenney

Also featuring

Laura Light & George Paul


Instrument, tune-writing, accompaniment workshops


with Lea Smith



Join us for what may be the most fun-filled week you've ever experienced!
(ahem...really, this is no exaggeration)
(seriously, this is Amazingly Good Fun!)

Join Us!     June 28–July 3, 2015

with Bay Area dance events before and after camp

Please share our easy-to-print BACDS American Week flyer with your dance and music communities. See us on Facebook — tell your friends about how much fun they'll have with you at camp!

line drawing of dancing couple

The Bay Area Country Dance Society’s American Dance and Music Week convenes at our new location: Jones Gulch Camp (more)