Barn Dances & Concerts

The Institute of American Music sponsors free barn dances in Provo, Utah. The dances are held at the Utah State Hospital in the Owen P. Heninger Building. Barn dances always have a professional dance caller and live music! The barn dances are held most months of the year. To view barn dancing videos with instruction, click HERE. See below for upcoming barn dance dates. For written directions and a google map to the USH Heninger building, click HERE.

2017 Barn Dance Dates (all barn dances begin at 7:30 p.m.)

Saturday, December 9


The Institute of American Music also sponsors concerts and recitals at USH. Concerts will be held in the CHAPEL.

2017 Concert Dates

Wednesday, December 6, 7:00 p.m. -featuring BYU Folk Music Ensembles performing American, Irish, Scottish, and Mexican Mariachi music by some of the students!

Wednesday, December 13, 6:00 p.m. -People of the North annual Christmas Celebration.