Friday, January 6th, 2017
1219 Corona St, Port Townsend, WA 98368
Price: Donations gratefully accepted
Here is some information from our hosts, First Friday iPod Shuffle Dance:
"We welcome dancers of all levels, especially beginners, and encourage exploration and experimentation. Information about dance etiquette, such as line of dance, is available at the entry table. This is an opportunity for playful practice in an open, noncompetitive community. We ask that you do not wear scented products out of respect for our friends who are sensitive."
Sunday, January 8th, 2017
Concert in Coyle -
923 Hazel Point Road
Coyle Washington 98376
14 miles out on the end of the beautiful Toandos Peninsula sits the Laurel B. Johnson Community Center--the perfect place to hear an intimate concert in a beautiful room. The peninsula is affectionately called "the end of the earth" by some of the residents. There are no gas stations, restaurants or markets, so come prepared!
Saturday, January 14th, 2017
Island Center Hall
Swing Dance! -
8395 Fletcher Bay Rd NE
Bainbridge Island Washington
Price: $20 (includes workshop)
Singles and couples are welcome at these monthly dance events on Bainbridge Island. Dances begin with a workshop, included in the price of admission. (No pre-registration necessary. Pay at the door). Attire is dressy casual. Snacks to share are always welcome!
Doors open 7:15 pm
Workshop 7:30-8:30 pm
Dance 8:30-11:00 pm
Saturday, January 28th, 2017
Django's Birthday Party--Seattle -
5000 Rainier Avenue South
206 906 9920
We're bringing together Gypsy jazz musicians from around Puget Sound to celebrate guitarist Django Reinhardt with an evening of music. Our goal is to make this a really fun show, featuring as many great players as we can! The first band of the evening, Hot Club of Seattle is led by guitarist/singer Jim Char and features a blend of Django tunes, ballads, latin, and swing jazz from the Great American Songbook. Other top Seattle Gypsy Jazz musicians will make guest appearances--we're still lining up guests, so check back soon for more details...
6pm - Hot Club of Seattle
7pm - Ranger and the "Re-Arrangers"
8-10pm - Jam Session with Special Guests
Saturday, February 4th, 2017
Django's Birthday Party--Bainbridge -
4569 Lynwood Center Rd NE
We'll have some amazing special guests join us for a few songs each as we celebrate guitarist Django Reinhardt with an evening of music. Our goal is to make this a really fun show, featuring as many great players as we can! We're still lining up our guests--check back soon for more details...
Saturday, April 15th, 2017
Bellingham Unitarian Fellowship Church
Manouche N.W. Concert Series -
1207 Ellsworth Street, Bellingham, WA
This concert will feature both our band and Nuages, a Bellingham gypsy jazz group. Nuages features soprano sax--it's like Sidney Bechet and Django Reinhardt got together to jam! Manouche N.W. is a concert series designed to feature the Northwest's premier Gypsy jazz artists. We hope that regional bands can work together to promote the music that we love!
For tickets visit: brownpapertickets.com/event/2717124
If there are still seats available, you will also be able to purchase tickets at the door with cash or credit.
Thursday, July 6th, 2017
Port Orchard Waterfront Park
Concert by the Bay -
presented by Fathoms O’ Fun Festival