Tag : Swing Dance

MTA’s Subway Swing! A Nostalgia Boogie for the Ages Saturday, December 10th at 7pm  $25 Queens-bound 2nd Avenue F train platform and The MTA Museum   Hop on board our Nostalgia Swing Train for a special express ride from 2nd Avenue station to the Transit Museum in Downtown Brooklyn! Then, triple-step your way through our 1936 decommissioned subway station with FOUR live jazz bands, swing dancing, and vintage fashion – an after-hours boogie for the ages! Ticket price includes a one-way ride on the Nostalgia Swing Train, and admission to the party at the Museum. Tickets will be $25 and go on sale at 1pm on Thursday, December 1. Tickets must be purchased in advance. No sales will be conducted on the day of the event. We expect this event to sell out quickly, so act fast! Can’t make the party? Enjoy Holiday Rides on our vintage fleet of 1930s R1-9 cars every Sunday through December 18, and check out our collection of vintage train cars at the Museum year-round! http://www.nytransitmuseum.org/swing Photography and video recording are permitted onboard the train and at the Transit Museum. However, tripods and stands may not be used. All photographs taken are for personal use only and permission to photograph may be revoked at any time. Refunds are not available for ticketed programs. Should you be unable to attend, the full price of unused tickets may be treated as a donation to the Transit Museum and is tax deductible to the fullest extent allowed by law. We will be meeting […]

Harlem Liberation Swing Dance on July 4th! Join us after the fireworks as we dance the night away uptown with a delectable menu from Minton’s, summer cocktails, live music from the JC Hopkins’ Biggish Band, a swing dance lesson from Harlem’s own Sam Coleman and vocals from Queen Esther, Charles Turner and King Solomon Hicks.   Get your tickets now! Harlem Liberation Swing Dance! Hosted by Sam Coleman and Queen Esther Music by JC Hopkins’ Biggish Band featuring Queen Esther, Charles Turner and King Solomon Hicks with tap dancer Michaela Marino Lerman Saturday, July 4th  8pm to Midnight $25 at the door * * * $40 VIP (includes 2 complimentary cocktails) Purchase tickets in advance at http://harlemswingdance.splashthat.com FREE DANCE LESSON from 8pm – 9pm by Sam Coleman LIVE MUSIC from 9pm – Midnight Minton’s Harlem 206 W. 118th St. 212 243 2222