US Events

June 2nd – 44th Annual Planetary Dance – for Climate Action!
Contact: for questions or to be notified via email as more info becomes available.


Sunday, April 28th 10:30am – Circle the Peak
Join the Planetary Dance Committee for a guided meditative walk around the peak of Mt. Tamalpais.

Contact: for questions or to receive email announcements


2022 Events



2020 Virtual Events

Due to the coronavirus pandemic, virtual Planetary Dances were conducted online.

Sunday, November 1st 6pm EST
Planetary Dance for Democracy
Leader:  Elizabeth Osgood-Campbell

Monday, July 13th – 11:00 PDT
Planetary Dance for Peace & Justice
Celebrating Anna Halprin’s 100th birthday!

Leader:  Daria Halprin


2019 Events

Saturday October 19, 2019 – 6:15pm


Planetary Dance at the 2019 Bioneers Conference FREE & open to the public
Central Lawn at Marin Civic Center: 10 Ave of the Flags, San Rafael, CA


Sunday, June 2nd 2019


Houston, Texas – Hermann Park Conservancy 
Facilitator: Lydia Hance 
Contact: or


Past Events – 2018


CSUF at Fullerton, CSUF, Irvine Calif
Date and time: October 26th at 4:30 pm
Contact: Lisa Long ldlong@fullerton


Earth Day – Sunday, April 22nd 11am
Lake County Planetary Dance
Austin Park, 14077 Lakeshore Drive, Clearlake, CA
Theme: Acknowledge and Heal
Contact: Casey Carney,


Sunday, June 3rd 2018
38th Annual Planetary Dance
Mt. Tamalpais State Park, Mill Valley, CA
Click here for more information 


Monday, October 30th
California State University, Fullerton

ECS Lawn (behind Pollak Library)
Contact: Lisa D. Long


Saturday, July 29th 10:30am
Portland, Oregon – Kelley Point Park
Contact: Tamara Gilbert


Past Events – 2016


December 2016


Sunday, December 18
Tongvu Park, Santa Monica, CA
Meet at: Gathering Hill Amphitheater (free event)
Contact: Jennifer Hong,


September 2016


Saturday, October 1 (Residency program Sept. 18 – Oct. 1st)
Madison, Wisconsin
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Contact: Jamie McHugh 415.250.4133


July 2016


Sunday, July 17 10:30am – 1:30pm
Portland, OR
Kelley Point Park
Contact: Tamara Gilbert 503.891.4747


Sunday, June 12 4:00pm (open rehearsal: Saturday, June 11 4-6pm)
Boulder Creek, CO
Scott Carpenter Park (upper lawn above creek)
Contact: Melinda –


Sunday, June 5 11:00am
Plainfield, MA
Earthdance Retreat Center, 252 Prospect St.
Contact: or


Past Events – 2015


Please visit – a Worldwide Celebration of Anna Halprin in her 95th year!


August 2015


Thursday, August 27:
Fort Flagler, WA
Dance Camp Northwest
Contact: Jamie McHugh
Websites : and


July 2015


Sunday, July 26 10:30am
Portland, OR – Kelley Point Park
Contact: Tamara Gilbert


Sunday, July 26 5:00-6:00 pm
Portland, OR – Reed College – BMCA Conference*
Contact: Claudia Cuentas
*The Planetary Dance at Reed College is open to the public.


June 2015


Sunday, June 7:
Asheville, NC
Contact : Cameron Richardson (


Sunday, June 14th:
Portland, OR
Contact: Siere Munro ( or Karri Winn (


Thursday, June 18
Dallas, TX – Dallas County Jail
Contact: Ana Shoemaker


Saturday, June 20th:
Old Manse in Concord, MA
Contact: Elisabeth Osgood-Campbell (


Dallas, TX – Cottonwood Park
Contact: Ana Shoemaker


May 2015


Sunday, May 31st
Boulder, CO
Contact: MelindaHarrison (303-442-3026)


Past Events – 2014




Dallas, Texas
Saturday, June 21st 9:30-11:30am
BYO picnic following event
Location: Cottonwood Park, 1301 W. Belt Line, Richardson


Past Events – 2013


Olympia, Washington
June 21, 7-10pm
Waves Studio, 232 Division St., NW
Leader: Jamie McHugh
Click here for more information


San Francisco Bay Area Planetary Dances


Fri April 19 Forest Meadows Field, Dominican University, San Rafael, 2:30pm


Fri April 26 Front of Zellerbach Playhouse, UC Berkeley, 4:30pm


Sun May 5 Yerba Buena Gardens, San Fran, 2pm, close Bay Area Dance Week



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Videos and Photos from Past Events

Banner Photos on this Website by: photographer John Kokoska Click here to see John Kokoska's photo slideshow of the 30th Annual Planetary Dance Celebration Produced by EarthAlive Communications - 27th Annual Planetary Dance - Procession & Prelude to the Earth Run - Planetary Dance - Sunrise Ceremony 2008 Photos of 29th Planetary Dance by Bruce Bagnoli - Photos of 29th Planetary Dance, Mt. Tamalpais, June 20th, 2009 Planetary Dance Poetic Offerings Click here for Jahan Khalighi's poem "Rebirth" honoring the event and his grandmother, Anna Halprin. The Place From Which We Came by Jahan Khalighi Of the Earth by James Hurd Nixon