Free Water. Awesome Art, Big Bus & EuroStar Award Winners.
Kryniczanka Spring Water
We happy to announce, that Kryniczanka is sponsoring 600 liters of water for our dancers for Dragon Swing. This means we will have bottles of Kryniczanka Spring water available at the workshops, and you will simply be able to grab a bottle.
Golden Age of Swing Dancing Original
Ink & Watercolor Paintings Sale
Nina Grosser, the owner of Hourglass Studios, will be selling her prints at Dragon Swing. She is the artist behind our dancing dragons, and will be exhibiting and selling her art throughout the event. She will be selling originals for 80PLN/20 Euro, and laser prints for 25PLN/6 Euro, and on top of that an amazing 40% discount for “Full Pass” Dragon Swing participants. Click here for more details. For more about Nina Grosser, check out her site: ninagrosser.com
Tasters with Euro Star Award Winners Alex & Cat
Alex Carter and Cat Foley, winners of the Euro Star Award at the European Swing Dance Championships will be attending Dragon Swing this year. Not only that, but they will be teaching some of our taster classes, so stay tuned!
At the Door Prices Have Been Published!
We recommend that you buy our full passes, as they are cheaper and give you priority in case we fill up. But click here to take a look.
Our Bus to Wieliczka is Big!
The bus which will take dancers to and from the Wieliczka Salt Mine is a Solaris Urbino 18 - a double-segmented bus able to fit over 100 dancers each. Thus in each group of dancers departing to the Salt Mine should be able to fit in only two trips.
September Prices Ending! Green Dragon Winner to be Announced!
Register this weekend to still get our low September prices! If you register by Sunday, September 30th the entire five nights and four days of parties are yours for 100 Euro if you live in zone 1, and 115 Euro if you live in zone 2 (to find out what zone pertains to you, please check out our prices page). On October 1st the price goes up 10 Euro, so save money and register now!
We have received multiple questions about the waiting list for followers. All single followers registering will be placed on the waiting list. We cannot guarantee that you will get off the waiting list, but until then we do net expect payment. We will make sure that party passes are available to buy for followers on the waiting list in the case that they are not taken off. We are also considering opening a solo track aimed at followers - more on that soon.
Green Dragon winner to be announced on Monday!
The 21st was the deadline for a video competition organized by Lindy Hop Moves. The objective of the competition was to record an instructional video of an original solo or partner choreography. The winning individual or couple receives a full pass to Dragon Swing 2012: Lindy Underground, together with free housing and meals - as well as the opportunity to teach their choreography at Dragon Swing. The winning video also takes home our Green Dragon trophy which is carved by hand out of steel (take a look!).
We have received 8 entries from 6 six different countries, and we will announce the winner on Monday, October 1st. In the meantime, you can browse through the submissions:
Ariadna & Jaume (Spain):
Enjoy, and learn!
Waiting List for Followers, DS 2013
Last Day for August Prices!
Today is the last day to register for Dragon Swing under our August prices! So register now, and pay only 90 Euro if you live in zone 1, and 105 Euro if you live in zone 2 - to find out what the zones mean, please check out our prices page. From tomorrow through September it will be 105 Euro for zone 1, and 115 Euro for zone 2 - so still cheap for 5 nights of parties and 4 days of workshops, but not the same deal as yesterday!
The notable exception is our Full Beginner's Pass, which will remain at 85 euros. So dear seasoned Lindy Hoppers, here is our recommended course of action:
- Register for Dragon Swing today to get the lowest price.
- Talk to that friend who you have been trying to convince to dance, and let him know about our deal.
- Repeat step 2 with all your friends who don't swing yet(Because who are you kidding? You want all your friends to dance!)
- You and your friends all come to Dragon Swing, and have an incredible time!
We have finalized our prices for Dragon Swing 2012 Lindy Hop Underground. Like last year our prices vary depending on date of registration and country or residence. To find out the details about this, and all full and updated information regarding prices, go to our prices page. One of the missions of our event is to get new dancers to dance, so we have a special Beginner's Full Pass.
Workshop and Party Prices until September 1st:
|Type of Pass||Zone 1 Price||Zone 2 Price|
|Full Pass||90 Euro||105 Euro|
|5 Night Party Pass||20 Euro||25 Euro|
|Beginner's Full Pass||85 Euro||85 Euro|
|Type of Accommodation||Price for four nights|
|2,3,4 person rooms + meals||105 euro|
|8 to 12 person rooms + meals||87 euro|
We will also be selling merchandise, including t-shirts and shoe bags this year, and we will have a price set before registration opens. Registration will become live on Friday, August 3rd at 20:00 (UTC +1:00) so that you can order them along with your registration.