Come See Us Dance in 2017!

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Our 2017 schedule. Berkeley Morris was started forty years ago this year! Brad Foster founded the team all the way back in 1977! We're going to shake our bells and hankies even harder this year in tribute!

Sunday, December 3, 2017
The Great Dickens Christmas Fair
And continuing another tradition, we'll be performing at The Great Dickens Christmas Fair. Look for us on the Silk Road stage and at Fezziwigs. Happy Christmas!

Past events. Did you miss us at these? Maybe we'll see you next year!

The weekend of May 19, 2017
This year the annual California Ale is being hosted by our friends Apple Tree Morris in Sebastopol, and we'll be there!
Monday, May 1, 2017
May Day!
Inspiration Point, Tilden Park, Berkeley CA
As is traditional, we will begin our regular season by dancing the sun up at Inspiration Point, Tilden Regional Park, Berkeley. We gather at Inspiration Point at 5am and begin dancing around 5:30. Sunrise happens at 6:13am, and we will dance until around 6:30. Dress warmly!

If you can't join us for sunrise, please do catch up with us as we dance throughout the day.
  • 5:30-6:30 Inspiration Point, sunrise!
  • 10:00 UC Berkeley North Gate (Euclid and Hearst)
  • 11:15 Shopping plaza @ College and 63rd. (Philz coffee).
  • 12:30 BAMPFA (Oxford and Center)
Saturday, May 6, 2017
East Bay Waldorf School
The children need some Morris dancing for their Spring Fair, and there we'll be.
Sunday, May 7, 2017
Tilden Park
Shaking legs and jingling bells all over Tilden today
  • 10:00-10:30 our first dance of the day at the UC Berkeley Botanical Garden
  • 11:30-12:30 Tilden Park Nature Center/Little Farm--ribbons around the May Pole for all...
  • 1:30-2:00 and we close out the day dancing at Tilden Park Carousel, whee!
Sunday, May 14, 2017
Marin Tour
We're dancing at several locations near Petaluma and Sebastopol:
The weekend of May 26, 2017
Some of us will be off to Colorado, this year's home of the MidWest Morris Ale.
Sunday, June 4, 2017
Black and White Tour

noon - 4:00 Join morris dancers from teams around the Bay Area as they shed their typical team kit for simple (though certainly not boring!...) Black and White and perform a variety of dances. All performances in Golden Gate Park, in front of the Conservatory of Flowers.

Tea breaks in between sets and a pub stop afterwards!

Saturday, June 17, 2017
Santa Cruz Day of Dance
We will join our friends, local team Seabright Morris who will host many other teams (also friends!) for another fantastic day of dance.
    Details TBD.
Tuesday, June 20, 2017
Summer Solstice
7:00pm-8:30pm Tonight we'll be marking the longest day of the year by dancing at sunset near the Land's End at Ocean Beach. We're at the overlook at Sutro Heights Park, overlooking the Cliff House. And we'll be joined by some of our friends from Goat Hill Morris!
Saturday, July 1, 2017
Oregon Shakespeare Festival
Again this year we're returning to Ashland to reprise our memorable performance at the Green Show during the Oregon Shakespeare Festival.
Sunday, September 10, 2017
Solano Stroll
We are pleased to once again be part of the Solano Stroll, the signature street fair of Albany and North Berkeley.
We'll be performing near the intersection of Solano and Carmel, near Zand's Persian Food Market.
  • First set 12:00 noon
  • Second set 2:00
  • Final set 4:00