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Arts, Culture & Fun: Dance Away the Night with Swing!

Saturday, October 7, 2017

5:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.

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Join us to celebrate Harlem’s most famous dance genre — The Lindy Hop! We will be swinging and hopping to some legendary Harlem Jazz greats and more. Be part of a Fun Family Fall Night of Dance to Pop, Soul, R&B, and Hip Hop to spice it up!

Hosted in partnership with The Harlem Swing Dance Society, you’ll learn a few swing dance steps and then get the chance to practice those moves to live DJ music. Enjoy demonstrations, mingle, and have fun!

This indoor event is free and open to the public. All are welcome! RSVPs encouraged: https://acfswing1007.eventbrite.com

 

Schedule of Activities

Open Dance: 5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Dance Lesson: 6:00 p.m. - 6:45 p.m.

Open Dance: 6:45 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

 

Contact (212) 360-1430 or accessibility@parks.nyc.gov for more information regarding accessibility. Requests for special accommodations should be made by October 4.

Location

Pelham Fritz Recreation Center in Marcus Garvey Park Accessible
Manhattan
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Cost

Free  

Event Organizer

Manhattan Borough Recreation

Contact Number

(212) 860-1380

Categories

Dance

Directions to Marcus Garvey Park

Know Before You Go

Recreation CentersPelham Fritz Recreation Center

In observance of the Thanksgiving holiday, this Recreation Center's hours will be reduced. On Wednesday, November 22, the facility opens at its normal time and closes at 5:00 p.m. The class schedule may change as a result, so please call the center. On Thursday, November 23, this facility is closed.
Anticipated Completion: 11/23/2017

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