Dragon Swing 2015: Lindy Underground
The registration for Dragon Swing 2015 is closed. We are SOLD OUT. There are long waiting lists for all tracks, party passes and weekend party passes. The registration form is still available, but now you can only sign up for one of the waiting lists.
Important information: Tickets for single parties will be UNAVAILABLE at the door. If you haven't registered for Party Pass or Weekend Party Pass you will not be able to buy ticket for any party at the door.
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WELCOME ON THE DRAGON SWING VI: LINDY UNDERGROUND IN KRAKÓW
the 6th edition of Dragon Swing Festival is getting closer and closer, so let's see where we will party this year.
Tuesday pre-party: for those who will be in Krakow on Tuesday we prepare warm-up party at 9 p.m. in Hostel Giraffe (Krowoderska 31 Street). It will be warm, cosy and open for everybody :)
Wednesday: the first official party of the festival starts at 8 p.m. in Main Hall in DDK (Dom Kultury Kolejarza – św. Filipa 6 Street) with taster classes, then the official opening at 9:30 p.m. and we'll let the DJs do their job! For all blues lovers we open the blues room at 11 p.m. at the second floor. Notice! You can do the Check-in since 4 pm at registration desk is at the entrance to the Main Hall. Auditions for workshops starts at 9:30 pm
Thursday: Starting from auditions, 10:00 at the DKK. You can do your Check-in during all the day at the registration desk in DDK. Breakfast start at 9 am-11:30 am and then dinners from 1 am till 5:30 pm. Taster class starts at 7:45 pm, then we dance in Main Hall (DDK) and Blues in Orchestra Room (from 11 pm). At 10 pm we will have Jack n Jill Preliminations in ZSPS (Plac Matejki 11). Don't be late for live band sets – at 11:30 pm Leliwa Jazz Band takes over the scene!
Friday: after all day of workshops, we would like to invite you for Taster Classes and Special classes of Green Dragon Choreography with Alex & Natalia. After that, at 9 pm in DKK we will have Adv JnJ and Stricty Lindy preliminaries. For the party we would like to invite you to Stara Zajezdnia (św. Wawrzyńca 12 Street), last year this new venue – really rocked! This year you will also have an opportunity to dance in a gigantic, beautiful, pre-war tramway depot and also to try a delicious locally made craft beer :) We start from 9:30 p.m. At 11.30 p.m. the great Jazz Band Ball Orchestra will start to make your feet swing! During party we will have Open JnJ Finals and some performances to watch :)
Saturday: the big night! As always, main party of our festival will take place in Wieliczka Salt Mine - in the Warsaw Chamber, 125 meters underground! Party starts at 8 p.m. Remember – we provide you the transport there and back, you will get more details soon. Any surprises this year? Of course! This year we will have two bands playing for you - Leliwa Jazz Band and first time in Poland – Django Sisters and their Boy Band from Brno/Czech Rep.. They will rock this salty cave hard! And the level of excitment will rise – we will have two special performance, Green Dragon choreography and one surprise show, then finals of the Advanced Jack n Jill, Strictly Lindy competition and Solo Charleston! The party is going to finish at 4 am, but .. it's not over yet. After we come back to Kraków (we are providing return buses too) you can join a Blues afterparty in Hostel Giraffe, start – 5 am.
Sunday: Last workshops and last Taster classes, but we are not slowing down. In the Main Hall (DDK) we are going to swing hard, starts 9:30 pm and in Orchestra Room (2nd floor) we are preparing something different – the change of an atmosphere :) Theme for this year is Hawaiian Party! Take your coconut drinks and hula skirts and come to relax. In the main party we will have more performances and more live music - a new band, coming from Warsaw, playing for the first time on Dragon Swing and first time under their name – The Cajun Spices. It will be hot that night! :)
Monday After-party: if you are leaving late, on Monday after Dragon Swing we will have an after party at Piwnica pod Baranami (Rynek Główny 27) which will start at 9:30pm – free entry. Come and join us for the last evening.
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