Dance Dates

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June 2019

29th-30th June 2019

Big Band Show (Severn Valley Railway)

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29th-30th June 2019

Big Band Show (Severn Valley Railway)

Part of Severn Valley Railway Step back to the 40s event.

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July 2019

6th July 2019 (Saturday)

Ingleton 40s Event

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6th July 2019 (Saturday)

Ingleton 40s Event

Saturday Night Dance with DJ 65000 and the Mike Brown Band. The Community Centre is decked out for a VE day style celebration. Doors open at 7pm for a 7.30 start. Ticket only event, £12.50 each. Please see the BOOKING page for details on where to get your tickets.

6th-7th July 2019 (Weekend)

Big Band Show (Severn Valley Railway)

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6th-7th July 2019 (Weekend)

Big Band Show (Severn Valley Railway)

Part of Severn Valley Railway Step back to the 40s event.

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12th July 2019 (Friday)

Friday Night Dance ~ Woodhall Spa

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12th July 2019 (Friday)

Friday Night Dance ~ Woodhall Spa

Evening dance featuring Lola Lamour and Cleopatra Ridgeway

19.00 – 23.30 National Golf Centre, Woodhall Spa

Bookings: Call Pat Parry 01526 353 355 or email paparry2003@yahoo.co.uk

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13th July 2019 (Saturday)

Tea Dance ~ Woodhall Spa

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13th July 2019 (Saturday)

Tea Dance ~ Woodhall Spa

Coronation Hall

Saturday 13th and Sunday 14th July 14.00 – 16.00 both days

Bookings: Call Pat Parry 01526 353 355 or email paparry2003@yahoo.co.uk

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12th July 2019 (Friday)

Friday Night 40s Swing Dance

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12th July 2019 (Friday)

Friday Night 40s Swing Dance

19:30 – 22:30

Coronation Hall

Bookings: Call Mandy Elmer 07511 844085 or email mandyelmer@outlook.com

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SOLD OUT

13th July 2019 (Saturday)

Saturday Swing Dance ~ Woodhall Spa

SOLD OUT

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13th July 2019 (Saturday)

Saturday Swing Dance ~ Woodhall Spa

Coronation Hall

19.30 – 23.00

Bookings: Call Mandy Elmer 07511 844085 or email mandyelmer@outlook.com

WEBSITE

SOLD OUT

13th July 2019 (Saturday)

1940s Evening ~ Black Country Living Museum

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13th July 2019 (Saturday)

1940s Evening ~ Black Country Living Museum

The spirit of the 40s will live on into the night as a separate evening event takes place on Saturday 13 July.

Don’t forget to dress up to Jitterbug and Jive your way through a night of 1940s entertainment.

With music to keep your feet tapping, characters from the past and an array of stalls to shop for your 40s wardrobe & retro items for your home; if the sirens sound we’ll 'Keep Calm and Party on'.

We welcome all visitors to take part and dress 1940s, however please respect that this is a homefront event - Allied Forces only.  

To Book Tickets CLICK HERE.

19th July 2019 (Friday)

Friday Night Dance ~ Leyburn 1940s Weekend

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19th July 2019 (Friday)

Friday Night Dance ~ Leyburn 1940s Weekend

There’s a Friday night dance, once again, this year at The Bolton Arms pub – which includes supper. Tickets are £15.00.

[Please note that you will not be permitted to bring your own refreshments to the Friday Night Dance]

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20th July 2019 (Saturday)

Saturday Night Dance ~ Leyburn 1940s Weekend

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20th July 2019 (Saturday)

Saturday Night Dance ~ Leyburn 1940s Weekend

The Saturday Night Dance will take place – as in previous years – at Wensleydale School (starts 7pm) which is a short walk from the centre of Leyburn. The ticket price for the Saturday Night Dance is £12.00.[ There are no catering facilities at the venue, so please bring along your own refreshments ]Saturday night is the full blown dance with live entertainment – provided on the night by Major Swing! A great mix of music from the thirties and forties to include many dance styles,Vintage ballroom, party dances, novelty dances, balboa, shag, lindy, jump jive, something for every body, we will get you on the dance floor!!!

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August 2019

3rd August 2019 (Saturday)

Baston in the Blitz 1940's Dance

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3rd August 2019 (Saturday)

Baston in the Blitz 1940's Dance

Featuring the classic 1940's dance band sound of The Rutland Big Band (An 18-piece orchestra with vocalists) & The Blitz Dancers

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3rd August 2019 (Saturday)

Big Band Dance ~ Harborough at War

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3rd August 2019 (Saturday)

Big Band Dance ~ Harborough at War

Please call Harborough at War on 01858 469 902, email us on info@harboroughatwar.co.uk or download the form and fill in your details.

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3rd august 2019 (Saturday)

Ballroom Blitz ~ Morecambe 1940s Event

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3rd august 2019 (Saturday)

Ballroom Blitz ~ Morecambe 1940s Event

Cabaret and swing dance with 7 piece swing band Max Debon & The Debonaires. We have a capacity of 80 tickets and the 2018 was a sellout and a massive success with a great atmosphere, great music, full dance floor and the cheapest bar in Morecambe. We promise this year will be just as friendly and as much fun with a night full of 40's dance and swing led by Max Debon and the Debonaires swing band.
Tickets £10.00 Each
Please contact us by e mail at m40srev@gmail.com or by phone on 07791938873

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10th August 2019

Victory Swing Dance ~ Yanks are back in Saddleworth

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10th August 2019

Victory Swing Dance ~ Yanks are back in Saddleworth

The Victory Swing Ball on Saturday evening 7:30pm. Entertaining us will be the fantastic “Debonairs Big Band” along with the fabulous Katie Mustang, with Trina from the Backstep Boogie Club, spinning the discs and playing music from the decades plus FREE dance lessons. Tickets, have remained the same price as last year £15.00, only available in advance, including Hot Wartime Supper.

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17th August 2019 (Saturday)

Saturday Night Dance ~ Ramsey

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17th August 2019 (Saturday)

Saturday Night Dance ~ Ramsey

The Telstar Big Band make a welcome return to our big stage in the Big Top on Saaturday night.

Tickets  £15.00 ~ 7:30pm to late.

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16th August 2019 (Friday)

Lytham Forties by night

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16th August 2019 (Friday)

Lytham Forties by night

New for 2019 is popular DJ Murray Rose from Yorkshire, supported by DJ Bazooka Joe for a fun filled night of forties dance in the YourGym marquee on Lytham Green. There’sll be pub games and a forties quiz with prizes to be won! Doors 7pm to 11pm. Online tickets here or via 01253 658 443 during office hours.

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17th August 2019 (Saturday)

Lytham Forties by night

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17th August 2019 (Saturday)

Lytham Forties by night

Back by popular demand is the Kalamazoo Dance Band who performed in Lytham in 2018. Taking place in the YourGym marquee on Saturday 17th August, tickets are £15pp and support and additional music will be provided by forties DJ Bazooka Joe. Doors open 7pm. Finish 11pm. Online ticket link here or via 01253 658 443 during office hours

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31st August 2019 (Saturday)

1940s Weekend Dance ~ Lincolnshire Wolds Railway

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31st August 2019 (Saturday)

1940s Weekend Dance ~ Lincolnshire Wolds Railway

Weekend Dance with fully licensed bar at Ludborough Station Events Field.
7pm – 11.30pm

Advance tickets £5 (or pay £7 on the night)

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September 2019

7th September 2019 (Saturday)

1940s Themed Dinner Dance ~ The Victory Show

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7th September 2019 (Saturday)

1940s Themed Dinner Dance ~ The Victory Show

We invite you to listen to live bands play beautiful music in the park. Enjoy the sounds of Laureen Davis and the Kings, and enjoy wine tastings hosted by 5th Ave Wines and Spirits.

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13th September 2019 (Friday)

Friday Evening Dance ~ Grassington 1940s weekend

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13th September 2019 (Friday)

Friday Evening Dance ~ Grassington 1940s weekend

The Rhythm Exchange Band featuring The Alka Seltzer Sisters and supported by DJ Rosie. Tickets £12.50pp.

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14th September 2019 (Saturday)

Saturday Evening Dance ~ Grassington 1940s weekend

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14th September 2019 (Saturday)

Saturday Evening Dance ~ Grassington 1940s weekend

Echo 42 Big Band supported by DJ Shack Shakin Jack. Includes supper. Tickets £20.00pp.

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14th & 15th September 2019 (Saturday & Sunday)

Afternoon Tea Dance ~ Grassington 1940s weekend

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14th & 15th September 2019 (Saturday & Sunday)

Afternoon Tea Dance ~ Grassington 1940s weekend

Led by Maggie and Geoff Forest. Includes Tea and Cake. Tickets £6pp

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21st September (Saturday)

The Britton Blitz Boogie

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21st September (Saturday)

The Britton Blitz Boogie

Bitton Blitz Boogie, where you will be able to Swing alone to your 40s favourites!
Saturday 21 7pm:- Tickets, £10.00 per head
Call the office on 0117 932 5538 to get yours today!

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27th-28th September 2019 (Friday & Saturday)

Welshpool 1940s weekend

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27th-28th September 2019 (Friday & Saturday)

Welshpool 1940s weekend

During the event there are a number of evening dance and music opertunities to take advantage of. Please see the WEBSITE for full list.

October 2019

11th-12th October (Friday-Saturday)

2019 AvA WW2 Dance & Party Nights with DJ Lynne & Terry – Pickering The Engine Shed

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11th-12th October (Friday-Saturday)

2019 AvA WW2 Dance & Party Nights with DJ Lynne & Terry – Pickering The Engine Shed

The events will include some original soundtrack reflections of selected moments from those WW2 years, the main focus will continue to be Party Fun and Dancing to your favourite genuine music of this era that will include Waltzes, Foxtrots, Ladies Excuse Me Waltz, Swing, Jitterbug, the Valeta, St Bernard Waltz, Military Two Step, Cha Cha Cha, Barn Dance, Cokey Cokey, Charlston etc - as well as some surprises, as usual, thrown in by DJ Lynne and Host Terry - even maybe the odd party game ! RAFFLE. Plus, of course, that delicious buffet during which there will be some WW2 community singing. As a mark of respect, we include The Exhortation and - by tradition - Land of Hope & Glory plus Vera Lynne's famous song "We'll Meet Again!" ....because many arrive as strangers and leave as friends! There will be a fully licensed bar, but own drinks are no longer permitted. Marie Curie to benefit. Events commence at 7.30pm to 11.15 pm (Doors Open 6.30pm). FREE parking. Disabled Facilities, Excellent dance floor. TICKETS £16.50 (including super Buffet) ONLY direct from the Organisers by calling 01751 432811.

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November 2019

30th November (Saturday)

A Spiffing 1940s Christmas Dance

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30th November (Saturday)

A Spiffing 1940s Christmas Dance

As part of “A Spiffing 1940s Christmas” event held at the Vintage Retreat, Northampton. From 4pm onwards there will be social dancing and lessons with Swing Dance MK until the doors open for the Jazz Band at 7pm.

Evening event tickets are £10 each.

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