Elysian Den - vintage dance night
Dance run by Swingland
Sunday 16 February 2020 In Past
Sunday night vintage swing dance party
Dance Styles: 1940s Jive, Balboa, Blues, Boogie Woogie, Charleston, Collegiate Shag, East Coast Swing, Jazz Steps, Lindy Hop, Rock n Roll
Price: £12 (£10 NUS/Equity with ID) includes free drink from the main bar
Ticket Options: Pay on door
At Elysian Den you'll find everyone from complete beginners to experienced dancers. Expect great swing music and a fun and friendly atmosphere. Depending on the time of year, anything from 40-90+ people attend.
7pm Doors open to the Boston Room
7.15pm beginners swing dance class - if you're new to swing dancing this is an opportunity to learn a few simple, fun steps to try out later on. You don't need a partner and there is no need to book - just turn up. The class is aimed at absolute beginners.
8pm-close Vintage swing DJs, occasional live band and dancing - dance the night away or just soak up the atmosphere!
There is no dress code, vintage-inspired is always welcome but casual is fine. There is no need to book - just turn up.
For more details please see swingland.com/eden
Boston Room @ The George IV venue
The George IV is one of Chiwick's best pubs with several bars and a lovely courtyard garden - at the very back you'll find the magnificent, recently renovated Art Deco style Boston Room (where you'll find Elysian Den)
By tube - District or Piccadilly Line to Turnham Green, 4-5 minutes walk. Turn left out of the station and walk down to Chiswick High Road. The George IV is across the road to your right. NB District Line trains runs all day on Sundays to/from Turnham Green, Picadilly Line trains run to/from Turnham Green from 10pm on Sundays
By train - Kew Bridge (30 minutes to London Waterloo via Clapham Junction), then bus.
By bus - All major bus routes, including E3, 237, 267 & 27 stop within 50 metres of the venue.
By car - there is plenty of free parking on Chiswick High Road and in local streets.
Address: The George IV, 185 Chiswick High Rd, Chiswick, London Chiswick London W W4 2DR
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