Set the night to music in a historically elegant property Sunday, October 23

Kinsman, Ohio – October 4, 2016:

The Peter Allen Inn & Event Center, the Mahoning Valley’s elegant destination retreat in the bucolic farmlands of upper Trumbull County, is pleased to announce its hosting of its inaugural Contra Dance. Contra is a fun, dynamic style of folk dance for all ages. Patterns are performed by duos in two lines as a live caller prompts you throughout the number. There is no right or wrong way to dance this type of dance. Just have fun! Contra is popular in NE Ohio and catching on in the Mahoning Valley! (Learn more at

Dress comfortably– soft-soled, low-heeled preferably dance shoes are recommended. It is not necessary to bring your own partner; there are plenty of folks to switch off and dance with. Beginners are always welcome! There is a beginner’s lesson at 4:30 PM which is included in the price of admission.

WHEN: October 23, 2016

TIME: Lessons: 4:30 Dance: 5-8 PM

COST: $10 per person

MUSIC: One String Short

CALLER: Dennis Kempthorne 330-206-0065

WHERE: 8581 State Street, Kinsman, OH 44428

Aundréa Cika Heschmeyer, Events Manager

Complimentary snacks and beverages will be available in addition The Kinsman Tavern will be open with a menu of food, drink and adult beverage selection throughout the day.