Retro Americana: 1940s dance with the Big R Big Band

Retro Americana: 1940s dance with the Big R Big Band
A 1940s themed evening filled with fabulous nostalgic swing music performed by the Big R Big Band, brought to you by Just Jive Lindy Hop and the Cheltenham Trust.

Don your dancing shoes and be transported back to when the American forces arrived at Pittville Pump Room back in 1942 when the United States entered World War II.

Admission is £17 per person and the dance will take place from 8pm, under the chandeliers at the Pittville Pump Room.

Schedule:
7.30pm – Doors open
8.45pm – 9.30pm & 10.00am –10.45pm – Big R Band
Plus DJ Jim Hannaway of Just Jive – Lindy Hop will be playing his very popular mix of nostalgic tunes throughout the night
11.00pm – Event closes

1940s dress actively encouraged, there will be prizes awarded for the best dressed.

Event Info

Friday 24th June 2022 - 8:00pm

Venue: Pittville Pump Room
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A 1940s themed evening filled with fabulous nostalgic Swing Music performed by the Big R Big Band.

The Venue

Breathtaking, unique and radiating regency refinement, Pittville Pump Room is monument to the more than 100 years of fame Cheltenham enjoyed as a Spa town, and perhaps the most famous example of regency architecture in the area. The Heritage Café Orangery at Pittville Pump Room offers a range of hot and cold food, from coffee and cakes to sausage rolls and wraps, the café is the perfect place to enjoy views over the beautiful Pittville Park. The café is open daily, for full opening times please visit https://www.pittvillepumproom.org.uk/opening-times/

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