11th Ever LAOTS!

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This year is the 11th Ever Los Angeles Old-Time Social!

May 12, 13, 14  will see concerts, workshops, parties, jams and a big square dance!  May 15th is the Topanga Banjo and Fiddle Contest to top off the weekend!   Full day by day calendar and details below.  If you need more info, email info@oldtimeisagoodtime.com

Thurs. 5/12, 8pm $5, 21+:  Kick Off Party!

El Cid, 4212 W. Sunset Blvd, 90029

  • Echo Mountain Stringband (Los Angeles)
  • Squirrel Butter (Seattle)
  • The High Life Cajun Band (Los Angeles)

Full Kick Off details and band bios HERE!


Fri. 5/13, 8pm:  Concert!**

The Velaslavasay Panorama, 1122 West 24th St., 90007

**Pre-sale tix available HERE

  • Earl & Adrian White (Santa Cruz)
  • Tom Marion & Frank Fairfield (Los Angeles)
  • The Canote Brothers (Seattle)
  • House band for the night – SoCal’s own Sausage Grinder!!!

Full Concert details and band bios HERE!


Sat. 5/14, 12-11pm, Workshops & Square Dance!

$20 for the day (workshops included) or $10 for the Dance only.
American Legion Post 206, 227 North Avenue 55,  90042

Square Dance  |   Family Dance  |  Cakewalk:
Family Dance & Cake Walk – 6:30,  Square Dance 8pm

Cake Walk Cake Baking Sign Up & Info HERE:
Contact Katy katherinecroshier@sbcglobal.net

•  Callers:

  • Charmain Slaven
  • Susan Michaels

•  Bands:

  • The Earl White String Band
  • Squirrel Butter
  • The Canote Brothers

For caller and band bios coming soon!

Worskshops 12 – 6pm!


12-1 Harmony Singing with Charmaine and Charlie

1-3 Square Dance Calling Workshop with Susan Michaels

4-6 Flatfooting with Ruth Alpert and Evie



12-1 Early Italian Mandolin & Guitar with Paul Rangell

1-2 Canote Brothers—Fiddle

2-3 Canotes Brothers-Ukelele

3-4  Chris Berry– Banjo

4-5 David Bragger–Fiddle or banjo

5-6 Tunes in Two Keys with Earl White

Full workshop info HERE

Contact David Bragger for sign-ups and more info davidbragger (at) gmail.com