Balfolk in Czech Republic is alive and kickin’! We have regular balls, clases, festivals and guests from all over the world. Balfolk is also the best way to make some new friends in Prague, both Czech and foreign. And even though we haven’t translated the whole web for you, we will do our best to make you feel welcome & wanted. Please, come and join the fun!

What's on?

Balls, workshops, sessions and more...


The small, cosy balls are every Tuesday and bigger parties with foreign musicians every once and then on other days. Check the calendar for up-to-date info...

Check the calendar!


On the second Wednesday of month we go to local pub for an informal evening of dancing, playing and drinking. Live music & dance instructions on the spot!

Find the next date!


If you want to have fun but also take your dancing one step further, join the regular classes every Tuesday from October till the end of April. If you are just checking balfolk out, come to #si_zatancovat on Wednesday.

Check the classes!


We do one big balfolk festival, by the end of the January. With several foreign bands and teachers: check the line-up for next year...

Check the festival!

What the hell is "balfolk"?

Also known as "bal folk", "folk bal", "boombal"... No idea? Just follow these links!

Balfolk: what’s so special about it?

European balfolk dancers talking about their passion. With subtitles in English, French and Spannish.


Balfolk: what is it?

Balfolk musicians and teachers Gérard Godon, Ralf Spiegler and Mikuláš Bryan talking about balfolk, both in Prague and in general. In French, English and Czech, with English subtitles.


Frisse Folk: Laissez-vous surprendre

Video about balfolk by Frisse Folk, dance school based in Brussels. (Flemmish, with French subtitles.)


Balfolk in Prague

Stop "doing the internets" and try the real deal! There are balls, sessions, clases and other things going on in Prague. Don't be shy, come and join the fun...