Bayou Bedlam, the contra dance weekend in Houston, Texas Bayou Bedlam, the contra dance weekend in Houston, Texas

Registration Information

Full Time Fees

Adult fee
$95 with membership and senior discounts available.
Student fee
$45 with no other discounts. A student is an adult 18 through 25 who can show a student ID.
Under 18
Welcome at no charge.
Will be considered on a case-by-case basis. Requests must be made in writing and can be emailed to or sent to our mailing address:
P. O. Box 701235
Houston, TX 77270-1235

To register for the full weekend you may

When you register online, payment is made through PayPal using a credit card. A PayPal account is not required.

Attending Part Time

Individual sessions must be paid at the door with cash or check.

The sessions are:

HATDS members qualify for a $5.00 discount at any one of the $25 sessions. There are no other discounts given for individual sessions. Young people under 18 are welcome at no charge at all times.

If you are attending part time and would like to request home hospitality, email with your request. Please understand that full time registrants have priority over part time attendees.

See the schedule page for times and other details.

There are shortcuts to happiness, and dancing is one of them.
~ Vicki Baum