Encounters 20 June 2020← BACK

What Encounters 20 June 2020

When Saturday 20 June 2020

Where Jubilee Square, Woking Town Centre


Saturday 20 June – Encounters. Two weeks before Party in the Park, Dance Woking will be leading Encounters with the theme of Woking celebrates with a day of dance in Woking Town Centre, Jubilee Square with a mix of both professional and community led dance.

We are keen to hear from Dance groups who would be interested in taking part on 20 June or 4 July or both. If you have an idea of how your group could be involved then please detail on the


We are open to ideas & keen to hear from you.

There will be opportunities to perform as well as take part and watch. On 4 July Dance Woking is once  again hosting a dedicated dance stage at Party in the Park following last years success.

Highlights from this years Encounters 2019

Thank you to all our supporters – it was an amazing event and very colourful.


2019 signified a number of celebrations at Encounters and Party in the Park, a record number of people attended, with over 20,000 at Party in the Park. 2019 saw Dance Woking start its 25 Years of Dance in Woking celebrations, this milestone was celebrated with a carnival style parade, helping us mark this great dance legacy.

2018 saw over 11,000 people enjoy the free family festival days Party in the Park and Encounters; Dance Woking curated the dance programmes with performances from a diverse range of dance groups within the borough and surrounding areas.

Please view Encounters 2018 highlights:

Party in the Park Highlights from 2018:

Please can you reply by Friday 17 April 2020. This will give us time to review your ideas and help us to create a programme of activity.

Key dates to note for 2020:

Friday 17 2020:  Last date to SEND Expression of Interest Application Form


Saturday 20 June:  Encounters, Jubilee Square, Woking Town Centre

Saturday 4 July: Party in the Park, Woking Park

If you have any queries please contact Theresa James using email: theresa@dancewoking.com

Purchase your tickets online now or to reserve your tickets email

office@dancewoking.com or you can purchase on the night with either cash or cheque made payable to 'Woking Dance Festival'.



people have taken part in the Dance Working Event.