2019 Wichita Fall Festival

Be sure to join Circle 8 as we attend the 2019 Wichita Fall Festival on Oct 25-26 in Wichita, KS. Featured Caller is Jim Howard from Oklahoma and Bob and Kay Kurczewski from Texas.

The festival is held at the Westside Church of God, 1900 West McCormick, Wichita, KS.

Friday: Local Callers and Cuers
6:30pm – Rounds
7:00pm – Plus Squares
8:00pm – Mainstream Squares

Saturday: Featuring Jim, Bob and Kay
9:00am – Advanced Rounds workshop
10:15am – PH2 Rounds workshop
12:30pm – Plus Squares with Jim
2:30pm – Mainstream Squares with Jim
4:00pm – Advanced Squares with Jim
6:30pm – Rounds with Bob and Kay
7:00pm – Squares with Jim (starting with Plus)

This is a fantastic event, with exceptional concessions from Westside Church of God members.

Download a flyer and be sure to attend.

2019 Sept. 22 – DeeDee and Kevin

You don’t want to miss this opportunity to dance to DeeDee Dougherty-Lottie with Kevin Denning cueing rounds. DeeDee always brings out the energy from the dance floor for an exciting evening. Combine that with Kevin with his great round dance selections. In the afternoon, Diamond A+ is hosting DeeDee with an advanced dance.

2-4:30 – DeeDee with A1/A2 Adanced dancing with Diamand A+

6:30-9:30 – DeeDee and Kevin with Rounds, Mainstream and Plus.

Join us at Park City at the senior center just North of Wichita.

DeeDee Dougherty-Lottie
Kevin Denning

2019 New Season Special

Tammy Gough w/ North of Fifty Band

Sunday, Sept. 8, 2019 – Please join Circle 8 into the 2019-20 dance season as we open with our own Tammy Gough, featured with the live band – North of Fifty! Kevin Denning will open our Round season as well.

Rounds start at 6:30 and Squares begin at 7:00 pm.

Enjoy your summer dances!

May 12, 2019 – Brian Sterling and Kevin Denning

You won’t want to miss our annual Mother’s Day dance with the new caller of Brian Sterling for square dancing, joined by the great Kevin Denning for an exceptional night of round dancing. Both are sure to bring a great evening of dancing.

In addition, we will be having an “egg”-stravaganza night. All evening we will be drawing entries from our box you have been contributing to for a chance at wonderful gifts and gift cards at area merchants. There will be some nice Bolos and Buckles as prizes as well. This is our way to thank YOU for helping us have a great dancing season. We have enough prizes that it will be a high probability everyone will have a chance at cracking open a prize egg.

Be sure to attend for a fun dance evening and chance at drawing.

April 28, 2019 – Jim Howard and Joe Dawley

Jim Howard – Oklahoma

Circle 8 welcomes Jim Howard from Oklahoma City to share his great calling to our dancing guests. Joe Dawley will certainly entertain with a variety of rounds and lines.

Rounds and lines start at 6:30 with Joe. Square dancing begins at 7pm.

Also at this dance, Circle 8 is selling a nice variety of buckles, ties and a belt in a silent auction.

April 5-6, 2019 – Wichita Spring Festival

April 5 and 6 is a Wichita Spring Festival you won’t want to miss. Featured caller and cuers are Tony Oxendine for Square dancing and Fred and Cathy Fisher for Rounds. Both are excellent talent to keep us on our feet.

Friday, April 5 will have our local talented callers and cuers, with Saturday, April 6 having the national talent. You can access the flyer and registration form here .

For those that are into Advanced dancing, Tony will stay over on Sunday, April 7 for an afternoon of exceptional advanced dancing (A1/A2), starting at 2:00pm at the Tri-City Senior center in Park City, KS.

March 24, 2019 – Tammy Gough/Jeanne Shane

Join us for this very special dance as we honor Jeanne Shane for one last round. Jeanne is retiring from many years of Round dance cueing and this is her last dance. 

Jeanne Shane

Also,  Circle 8 is pleased to welcome new dancers with a short Graduation Ceremony. Rounds start at 6:30 with Jeanne, Squares at 7:00 pm with our own Tammy Gough at the Tri City Senior center in Park City, Kansas.

March 10, 2019 – Jonathan Marshall and Kevin Denning

Please join Circle 8 as we welcome Jonathan Marshall from Oklahoma City for a great night of Square Dancing and wonderful music. If you have not heard or listened to Jonathan, you are in for a treat.

Kevin will cue a great selection of local favorites with Two Step, Waltz, Rumba, Cha Cha, Foxtrot and maybe even a Jive or two.

Pre-Rounds begin at 6:30, with Square Dancing beginning at 7:00pm at Park City, Kansas at the Tri-City Senior Center.

Jonathan Marshall, Oklahoma City