About Us

What is The Society for International Folk Dancing?

We are a UK based voluntary, non-profit-making, non-political association of people who enjoy learning and dancing folk dances from many countries.

The aims of the Society are –

  • To preserve Folk Dances of all peoples, to make them better known and encourage the practice of them in their traditional form
  • To encourage the knowledge, research into and practice of Folk Dances
  • To encourage the playing and collection of International Folk Dance Music, with particular regard to traditional styles

The Society for International Folk Dancing is a registered CIO in the UK – number 1189141

The Constitution, Standing Orders and Model Branch Rules are all available for download.  See the Documents option on the Menu.

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