March 3 - 9, 2014

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Monday 3
Third Coast Swing home page facebook page (lindy hop, swing dancing) Presents:
Swing Nights at Fizz facebook page twitter stream (lindy hop, swing dancing)

The Jeremy Mohney Quartet
Fizz Bar and Grill home page facebook page twitter stream
3220 N Lincoln Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
Lesson: 8:00pm
DJs: 9:00pm
Live Music & Dancing: 9:30pm
Cover: $10 ($7 w/Student ID)
Outcast Jazz Band blogspot blog (big band swing) Hackney's Palos Park home page
9550 W 123rd St
Palos Park, IL (map)
Show: 8:30pm-10:30pm
No Cover
Blue Monday Blues series

Erwin Helfer (boogie woogie & blues)
Katerina's home page
1920 W Irving Park Rd
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 8:30pm-Midnight
Cover: $10
Big Band Boom! home page facebook page twitter stream (jazz, swing) Gallery Cabaret home page facebook page twitter stream youtube channel
2020 N Oakley Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
9:00pm-Midnight
No Cover
Tuesday 4
Mardi Gras wikipedia article
le Percolateur home page myspace page facebook page facebook group (jazz, blues, pop) Pete Miller's home page
1557 Sherman Ave
Evanston, IL (map)
Show: 6:00pm-10:00pm
No Cover
The Fat Babies home page facebook page (1920s & 1930s jazz) The Green Mill home page facebook page
4802 N Broadway Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 9:00pm-1:00am
Cover: $6
Barb City Swing Connection home page facebook group (swing dancing) O'Leary's Restaurant and Pub home page facebook page
260 E Lincoln Hwy
Dekalb, IL (map)
Lesson: 7:00pm
DJ: 8:00pm-10:30pm
Cover: $5
Wednesday 5
Jake Sanders (guitar, banjo)
& John Donatowicz (guitar, banjo)
Honky Tonk BBQ home page facebook page
1800 S Racine Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 6:00pm-8:00pm
No Cover
Chi-Town Hotshots facebook page (ragtime, roaring 20's, kick brass blues) Chief O'Neill's Pub and Restaurant home page facebook page twitter stream
3471 N Elston Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 7:30pm-9:30pm
No Cover

The Alan Gresik Swing Shift Orchestra home page facebook page (big band swing & jazz) Wire home page facebook page
6815 Roosevelt Rd
Berwyn, IL (map)
Opening band: 7:30pm-8:00pm
Show: 8:00pm-11:00pm
Cover: $10
Shake 'Em On Down (country blues, ragtime, delta blues)

substituting for:

The Western Elstons (country, rockabilly, western swing)
Simon's Tavern myspace page
5210 N Clark St
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 8:30pm-11:00pm
No Cover
Wednesday Swings
with Carl and Karrie home page facebook page (lindy hop, swing dancing)
Esteban's home page
1550 N Route 59
Naperville, IL (map)
Lessons: 7:30pm-8:30pm
DJ: 8:30pm-11:30pm
Cover: $7
West Coast Wednesday home page facebook page facebook group (west coast swing dancing) Galway Bar and Grill
12045 Roosevelt Rd
Elmhurst, IL (map)
Lessons: 7:00pm (beg west coast swing), 7:45pm (int west coast swing)
DJ: 8:30pm-11:00pm
Cover: $6 (Lessons: +$5 each)
Thursday 6
Bix Fest XXV home page

Bus Tour
Racine Marriott home page
7111 Washington Ave
Racine, WI (map)
Bus tour starts at 10:00am
Cash bar & food at 4:00pm

Patron (weekend pass) with bus tour: $90, Patron (weekend pass) without bus tour: $75, Bus Tour only: $30
Miss Jubilee and the Humdingers home page facebook page (jump blues, swing, hot jazz) Untitled home page facebook page twitter stream
111 W Kinzie St
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 7:00pm-9:30pm
No Cover
The Alan Gresik Swing Shift Orchestra home page facebook page (big band swing & jazz) The Green Mill home page facebook page
4802 N Broadway Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 9:00pm-1:00am
Cover: $6
Big C Jamboree home page facebook page

Host Band: The Uptown Savages (r&b, big beat, rockabilly)
Martyrs home page facebook page twitter stream
3855 N Lincoln Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 9:30pm-1:00am
Cover: $1 suggested donation
Friday 7
Bix Fest XXV home page

Jam Session (concert)
Racine Marriott home page
7111 Washington Ave
Racine, WI (map)
Record Sales: 9:00am-6:00pm
Show: 7:00pm--8:00pm
Rare early jazz films: 8:00pm-Midnight
Late night record spinning

Patron (weekend pass) with bus tour: $90, Patron (weekend pass) without bus tour: $75, Concert and films: $10, Record sales: $5
The Hoyle Brothers home page myspace page facebook page youtube channel (country, 2-step, western swing) The Empty Bottle home page facebook page
1035 N Western Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 5:30pm-7:30pm
No Cover
Le Travaillant facebook page reverbnation artist profile (cajun, zydeco, americana) Maple Tree Inn home page
13301 Olde Western Ave
Blue Island, IL (map)
Show: 6:00pm-9:00pm
No Cover
Tri-City Swing home page facebook group (lindy hop, swing dancing) Presents:

Miss Jubilee and the Humdingers home page facebook page (jump blues, swing, hot jazz)
Baker Community Center home page
101 S 2nd St
Saint Charles, IL (map)
Lesson: 6:30pm
Show: 7:30pm-10:30pm
Suggested Donation: $12
Heeby Jeebies home page facebook page (garagabilly) Untitled home page facebook page twitter stream
111 W Kinzie St
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 8:00pm-11:00pm
No Cover
The Crown Vics facebook page (1950's rock 'n roll)
Miss Kitty's Saloon home page
634 E Ogden Ave
Naperville, IL (map)
Show: 9:00pm-Midnight
No Cover
The Sons of Susan facebook page twitter stream (roots music, blues, western swing) Honky Tonk BBQ home page facebook page
1800 S Racine Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 10:00pm-1:00am
No Cover
JP Cyr and His Radio Wranglers facebook page (western swing, honky tonk) The California Clipper home page facebook page twitter stream
1002 N California Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 10:00pm-1:30am
No Cover
First Fridays - Swingin' at the Studio (lindy hop, swing dancing) Big City Swing home page facebook page
1012 W Randolph St
Chicago, IL (map)
Lesson: 8:00pm-8:45pm
Dancing: 8:45pm-Midnight
Cost: $10
Second Friday Swing facebook group (west coast swing dancing) Dance Center Chicago home page facebook page
3868 N Lincoln Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
Lesson: 8:00pm-9:00pm
Dancing: 9:00pm-Midnight
Cost: $8 (dancing), $5 (lesson)
Swing 'n' Country Dance Club home page facebook group (swing dancing, west coast swing dancing, country dancing) The Centre at North Park home page
10040 Addison Ave
Franklin Park, IL (map)
Lessons: 7:30pm, 8:15pm (waltz)
DJs: 9:00pm-Midnight
Dance: $10 ($6 for members, $3 for students), Lessons: $5 each ($2 each for students)
Saturday 8
Bix Fest XXV home page

Marla Dixon and her Shotgun Jazz Band home page facebook page
Janet Klein and her Parlor Boys home page myspace page facebook page
Andy Schumm home page (piano - music bix really liked)
Racine Marriott home page
7111 Washington Ave
Racine, WI (map)
Record Sales: 9:00am-4:00pm
Lecture: 10:00am, 1:00pm
Mystery Record Contest: 3:00pm
Show: 8:00pm-Midnight
Jam session: Midnight-2:00am
Late night record spinning

Patron (weekend pass) with bus tour: $90, Patron (weekend pass) without bus tour: $75, Concert: $25, Lectures and Contest: $5 each, Record sales: $5
Gin Palace Jesters facebook page reverbnation artist profile (country, rockabilly, bluegrass) Honky Tonk BBQ home page facebook page
1800 S Racine Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 7:30pm-10:00pm
No Cover
The Flat Cats (swinging jazz and blues) The Palm Court facebook page @
The Drake Hotel home page
140 E Walton Pl
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 9:00pm-12:30am
No Cover (2 drink minimum encouraged)
Miss Jubilee and the Humdingers home page facebook page (jump blues, swing, hot jazz) Honky Tonk BBQ home page facebook page
1800 S Racine Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 10:30pm-1:30pm
No Cover
Kate Moss facebook page reverbnation artist profile twitter stream (blues) Nick's Beer Garden home page facebook page
1516 N Milwaukee Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 10:00pm-1:30am
No Cover
Country Doctors myspace page facebook page (country, roots music) The California Clipper home page facebook page twitter stream
1002 N California Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 10:00pm-2:30am
No Cover
Chicago Swing Dance Society home page facebook page facebook group (lindy hop, swing dancing)

Java Jive (lindy hop, swing dancing)
Ida Noyes Hall
1212 E 59th St
Chicago, IL (map)
Lesson: 8:00pm-9:00pm
DJs: 9:00pm-Midnight
No Cover
Saturday Night Dance
Forteza Fitness home page facebook page twitter stream
4437 N Ravenswood Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
DJs: 8:30pm-12:30am

Cover: $10 (free with workshop wristband)

Jack 'n Jill Competition: additional $5 entry fee for competitors

Chicago Jitterbug Club home page (jitterbug, swing dancing) Glendora House
10225 S Harlem Ave
Chicago Ridge, IL (map)
8:00pm-12:30am
Donation: $10 ($5 for members)
Sunday 9
Daylight Saving Time wikipedia article begins
Jazz Brunch

12th Street Ramblers facebook page (early jazz)
Scafuri Bakery home page facebook page twitter stream
1337 W Taylor St
Chicago, IL (map)
10:00am-2:00pm
No Cover
Bix Fest XXV home page

Josh Duffee and His Graystone Monarchs home page facebook page (20s and 30s hot jazz)
Janet Klein and her Parlor Boys home page myspace page facebook page
Marla Dixon and her Shotgun Jazz Band home page facebook page
Racine Marriott home page
7111 Washington Ave
Racine, WI (map)
Show: 11:00am-7:00pm
Bix birthday cake: 3:00pm

The Galaxie Girls home page facebook page perform during one set - backed by Josh Duffee and His Graystone Monarchs home page facebook page (20s and 30s hot jazz)

Extra Innings Jam Session: 8:00pm-???

Patron (weekend pass) with bus tour: $90, Patron (weekend pass) without bus tour: $75, Concert: $15
The Fat Babies home page facebook page (1920s & 1930s jazz) Honky Tonk BBQ home page facebook page
1800 S Racine Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 8:00pm-11:00pm
No Cover
Rockin' Johnny Burgin home page (blues) Simon's Tavern myspace page
5210 N Clark St
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 9:00pm-11:30pm
No Cover
J.D. McPherson home page myspace page facebook page twitter stream (rockabilly, r&b, country) The Green Mill home page facebook page
4802 N Broadway Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
CANCELLED

11:00pm
Cover: $20
SOS! (Swing On Sundays) facebook page (west coast swing dancing) May I Have This Dance home page facebook page
5246 N Elston Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
Lesson: 6:00pm (hustle)
Lesson: 6:30pm (west coast swing)
DJ: 7:00pm-9:00pm
Cover: $10 (Lesson and DJ), $7 (DJ only)
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