last news6 days to official start! Below you will find a bunch of useful links and some important information about workshops, parties and competitions. Read carefuly, if you want to be up to date :-)


Check in

Where: DKK (goo.gl/dkZgoj, ul. Św.Filipa 6) - first floor
When: Wednesday 4 p.m. – 1 a.m.

In case you come very late on Wednesday and you are staying at DKK - let us know - we will leave keys to your room at the recpetion.

Late check in – Thursday

- DKK 9 a.m. – 7 p.m.

- Stara Zajezdnia - Old Tram Depot- 8 p.m. - 1 a.m.

During your Check in you will get a Welcome Pack with:
- audition ticket for Wednesday and Thursday
- wristband (party pass, solo, intermediate - if you do not want to go to audition)
- return bus ticket to the Salt Mine (for Saturday party)
- booklet with schedule, map, addresses and some important information
- meal ticket (if you bought meals before)
- accommodation package (if you are accommodated in DKK)


Audition is obligatory for levels advanced and intermediate/advanced.
No audition for solo track. Intermediate level can participate in the audition. If you don’t want to go to audition, ask for a wristband during check in.
Detailed information about auditions you find here (please, read it before):



Wednesday (
29.11.2017) – DKK - Dom Kultury Kolejarza, from 21:30
Thursday (
30.11.2017) – Stara Zajezdnia- Old Tram Depot, 21:30 - 5:00
Friday (
01.12.2017) – ICE - Centrum Kongresowe 21:30 - 4:00 (no restaurant with warm meals in ICE)
Saturday (
02.12.2017) - Wieliczka Salt Mine, 20:00-4:00
Sunday (
03.12.2017) – DKK - Dom Kultury Kolejarza from 21:00

We are sold out. Generally tickets at the door will be unavailable, but if you already have Silver or Crystal Pass you will be able to buy ticket for Sunday party (5 €/ 20PLN).

Bar and a cloak room at DKK
During the parties at DKK (Wednesday, Sunday) our bar will serve you drinks and some cold snacks. Obligatory leave your coats in our cloak room downstairs.

Blues after party on Saturday/Sunday
After Saturday party in the Salt Mine, for those who simply cannot bring the night to an end, there will be special blues after-party at 5AM (technically that is Sunday Morning 5AM) at Hostel Giraffe (ul.
Krowoderska 31).
Saturday party at Wieliczka Salt Mine (read info and join facebook event):

Bands & DJ's
This year we will have 5 bands playing for you!
- Hot Sugar Band (France) - Thursday
- Leliwa Jazz Band (Poland) – Thursday and Friday
- The Cajun Spices (Poland) – Friday
- Heart of Dixie (Czech Republic) - Saturday
- Lazy Swingers Band (Poland) - Saturday

Your DJ's for this year are:
- DJ Shorty George
- DJ Stepan Jordanek
- Guest DJ's

Taster classes
All Taster Classes (Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday) take place in DKK. Schedule in your booklet.



Rising stars - Open Jack ‘n’ Jill
Sign up: Thursday at DKK from 9.00 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Preliminaries: Thursday at DKK from 20:15 to 21:45
Finals: Friday, during the party at ICE

Shining Stars - Advanced Jack ‘n’ Jill
Sign up: Friday at DKK from 9.00 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Preliminaries: Friday at DKK from 19:30 to 21:00
Finals: Saturday, during the party in the Salt Mine

Strictly Lindy
Sign up: Friday at DKK from 9.00 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Preliminaries: Friday at DKK from 19:30 to 21:00
Finals: Saturday, during the party in the Salt Mine

Solo Charleston
No Sign up
Finals: Saturday, during the party in the Salt Mine;

Participants wear numbers during the competition:
-Jack ‘n’ Jill: every competitor wears a number on the back (please do not put numbers on any other part of your body);
-Strictly Lindy: only leader wears a number;
Everyone, who bought an admission ticket for parties can compete.


Useful links

Important places & addresses:




Schedule (workshops)

Food and drinks info:

What to do in Kraków:

We would love to have sun, but snow and rain would not be a surprise, so please take some warm clothes with you and check the weather forecasts.

We are looking forward to seeing you soon!

Dragon Swing Organizers & DSSF