Katy Prairie Promenaders
Square Dance Club
Organized in 1972.
A member of the Houston Square and Round Dance Council.
One of approximately 40 square dance clubs in the greater Houston area.
The Katy Prairie Promenaders have approximately 60 members.
Members range in age from the mid-30's to the early 80's.
Members live in Katy, Pattison, Bellville and West Houston.
Dance Lesson dues are $20 each
month, which can be paid at any dance or lesson.
Fred Goynes of El Campo is the club caller. Fred has been calling since
the 1960's and calls both locally and nationally.
The Promenaders have guest callers about once every two months.
Special Annual Events:
Valentine's Day Special - Friday closest to February 14.
Beans and Cornbread Special - Friday closest to April 15 recognizing income
MayFest - first Friday in May
Ice Cream Social - third Friday in July
Pie Special - September
Gulf Coast Callers Co-Op Fun-Sti-Toot - third weekend in September in New
Rice Harvest Festival - October
Christmas Potluck Dinner Dance - December
The Katy Prairie Promenaders square dance every Friday night, except when
Mary Jo Peckham park is closed (Good Friday, day after Thanksgiving, Christmas
and New Years week).
Lessons/workshops are 7:00
p.m. - 8:00 p.m.; club dance is from 8:00 p.m. - 9:45 p.m. The club dances
mainstream with announced plus tips.