Festival Schedule 2011

This Schedule is continually being updated. It's a preliminary vision of our overall plans for activities, music concerts, dances and classes. Please note: This is a tentative schedule and all events are subject to change. A complete and details schedule will be printed in late July.

 

WEDNESDAY August 10
Opening Day

Noon - 4pm Dance Camp Registration and Event Tickets
1pm - 5pm: Dance Camp Classes
5pm - 7pm: DeeJay/Dance Demonstration 4th Avenue Green @ Boardwalk
7pm: Rockabilly Ruckus with Eddie Clendening and the Blue Ribbon Boys
The Wonder Bar - NEW LOCATION
 

NOTE: We've just moved this dance to the Wonder Bar's Outdoor Pavilion so that we can also enjoy the FIREWORKS Display planned for 9pm that night on the Boardwalk.


 

THURSDAY August 11
Hawaiian Luau Beach Party

11am - 5pm: Dance Camp Registration and Event Tickets
5pm - 7pm: Live Music/Dance Demonstrations/Dance Lesson
Langosta Lounge on Boardwalk
7pm: Hawaiian Luau Party with TIKI DADDY & RAVE ON (music of buddy holly)
Beach Bar (open air porch @ Convention Hall)
  Tiki Daddy
  Our Thursday Night Hawaiian Hula Beach Party featuring live music that includes the Hawaiian inspired band TIKI DADDY and RAVE ON (the music of Buddy Holly), use of the Dance Floor by the beach and participation in our special activities.
 

FRIDAY August 12
Jitterbug Jamboree

11am - 6pm: Dance Camp Registration and Event Tickets
  Vendors Berkeley Hotel Kingsley Ballroom
12pm - 4pm: DeeJay Music Beach Bar
5pm - 7pm: Live band/DeeJay 4th Avenue Green @ Boardwalk (pending)
7:30pm: Jitterbug Jamboree with Big Joe and the Dynaflows
Berkeley Hotel Kingsley Ballroom (6,000 sq foot ballroom)

bog joe and the dynaflows

This will be a full night of great music, dancing (on a huge wood dance floor),
Dance Competitions, and an Emcee that will knock your socks off.
11:30pm - 2am: Late Night Burlesque & Blues Show with Angie Pontani & The Pontani Sisters
Asbury Lanes, NJ
pontani sisters
 

SATURDAY August 13
SHOWDOWN Dance Party & Show

11am - 6pm: Dance Camp Registration and Event Tickets
  Vendors Berkeley Hotel Kingsley Ballroom
11am: Vintage Cars Berkeley Hotel (pending)
4pm - 6pm: Live band 4th Avenue Green @ Boardwalk (pending)
5:30pm - 7pm: DeeJay Beach Bar
7:30pm: Showdown Dance Party with The Stray Cats Lee Rocker, Matthew
Piazzi & the Debonairs, and Bill Haley Jr.
- The Berkeley Oceanfront Hotel , Kingsley Ballroom - NEW LOCATION



This will be a full night of amazing music, dancing, professional dance shows, competitions and more. Closing out the night will feature our headline band Lee Rocker of the Stray Cats. This night is available for purchase now in our music package deals or as an individual purchase.


 

SUNDAY August 14
Farewell Dance


11am – 6pm: Vendors Berkeley Hotel Kingsley Ballroom
11:30 - 5pm: Dance Camp Registration and Event Tickets
1pm - 4pm: Live Music, Lapis Luna, Langosta Lounge inside dining
5pm - 7:30pm: Free Live Music, The Blue Vipers of Brooklyn,
The Boardwalk in front of Langosta Lounge
5pm - 8pm: DeeJay The Beach Bar (pending)
6pm - 9pm: Gas House Gorillas Wonder Bar
7pm - 11pm: Farewell Dance Party with The Boilermaker Jazz Band.
Kingsley Ballroom (6,000 sq foot ballroom)



Our Finale night will be a celebration for all. Our music selection will be geared towards the Lindy Hop and Balboa dancers. We'll also announce the winners of our competitions, thank all the volunteers, staff, instructors and performers in the best way we know how. You won't want to miss it! This night is available for purchase now in our music package deals.

 

 


 

   


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