March 6 - 12, 2017

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Monday 6
Gaelynn Lea

Sarah Potenza home page myspace page facebook page facebook page youtube channel twitter stream (rock 'n roll, blues, country, folk rock)
Schubas Tavern home page myspace page facebook page twitter stream
3159 N Southport Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 8:00pm
Cover: $12
Outcast Jazz Band blogspot blog (big band swing) Hackney's Palos Park home page
9550 W 123rd St
Palos Park, IL (map)
Show: 8:00pm-10:00pm
No Cover
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
Fizz at DCC facebook page (lindy hop, swing dancing) Dance Center Chicago home page facebook page
3868 N Lincoln Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
Lesson: 8:00pm (swing)
DJs: 9:00pm-Midnight
Cover: $7 ($5 w/Student ID)
Tuesday 7
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: $7
The Lockport Swing Thing facebook group (lindy hop, swing) American Legion Post 18 home page
15052 S Archer Ave
Lockport, IL (map)
Lesson: 6:00pm (swing)
DJs: 7:00pm-9:00pm

donations accepted
Wednesday 8
The Blue Three (jazz) Honky Tonk BBQ home page facebook page
1800 S Racine Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 6:00pm-8:00pm

No Cover
The Rhythm Rockets facebook page twitter stream youtube channel (jazz, rhythm & blues, swing) Untitled home page facebook page twitter stream
111 W Kinzie St
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 7:30pm-10:30pm
No Cover
Chicago Balboa Underground home page facebook group (balboa, bal-swing)

Wonderful Wednesday Balboa Social (balboa, bal-swing, swing, lindy hop)
Mrs. Murphy and Sons Irish Bistro home page
3905 N Lincoln Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
Lesson: 8:00pm (balboa)

DJs: 9:00pm-Midnight

Cover: $7 ($5 students)
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) Downers Sand Club Sports Bar and Grill home page facebook page
1211 Butterfield Rd
Downers Grove, IL (map)
Lessons: 7:00pm (beg west coast swing), 7:45pm (int west coast swing)

DJ: 8:30pm-11:30pm

Cover: $6 (Lessons: $5 each)
Thursday 9
Bix Fest XXVIII home page
(A Tribute to Bix Beiderbecke)

Bus Tour
Racine Architect Hotel and Convention Center
7111 Washington Ave
Racine, WI (map)
Bus tour starts at 10:00am

Cash bar & food at 6:00pm

Bus tour returns at 8:00pm followed by a musician's jam across the highway

weekend pass (with bus tour): $100; bus tour only: $30
Devil in a Woodpile home page (acoustic blues and ragtime) The Hideout home page facebook page twitter stream youtube channel
1354 W Wabansia Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 6:00pm-7:30pm
Cover: $5
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: $8
Friday 10
Bix Fest XXVIII home page
(A Tribute to Bix Beiderbecke)

Jam Session (concert)
Racine Architect Hotel and Convention Center
7111 Washington Ave
Racine, WI (map)
Record Sales: 9:00am-6:00pm

Lecture: 1:00pm

Jam Session: 7:00pm--8:00pm

Rare early jazz films: 8:00pm-Midnight

Late night record spinning: 9:00pm (free)

weekend pass (without bus tour): $85; friday jazz and films: $5, friday 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
The Lockport Swing Thing facebook group (lindy hop, swing)

The Flat Cats (swinging jazz and blues)
American Legion Post 18 home page
15052 S Archer Ave
Lockport, IL (map)
Lesson: 7:30pm (swing)

Live Music, Dancing, & DJs: 8:30pm-11:30pm

donations accepted
The Sons of Susan facebook page twitter stream (roots music, blues, western swing) The Smoke Daddy home page facebook page twitter stream
1804 W Division St
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 9:00pm-Midnight
No Cover
Tuba Skinny home page facebook page (traditional jazz and old blues songs) The Green Mill home page facebook page
4802 N Broadway Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
Concert: 9:00pm-1:00am

Cover: $15
The Alan Gresik Swing Shift Orchestra home page facebook page (big band swing & jazz) Andy's Jazz Club home page
11 E Hubbard St
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 9:30pm-12:30am

Cover: $15
The Special 20's facebook page (blues, swing, rock n' roll) Honky Tonk BBQ home page facebook page
1800 S Racine Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 10:00pm
No Cover
The Hoyle Brothers home page myspace page facebook page youtube channel (country, 2-step, western swing) Galvin's Public House home page
5901 W Lawrence Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 10:00pm

No Cover
Saturday 11
Bix Fest XXVIII home page
(A Tribute to Bix Beiderbecke)

Honky Tonk Gang

New Varsity Ramblers

The Galaxie Girls home page facebook page

Racine Architect Hotel and Convention Center
7111 Washington Ave
Racine, WI (map)
Record Sales: 9:00am-4:00pm

Lecture: 1:00pm

Mystery Record Contest: 3:00pm

Show: 7:30pm-Midnight

Jam session: after concert

Late night record spinning (free)

weekend pass (without bus tour): $85; saturday show: $25, saturday lectures and contest: $5 each; saturday record sales: $5
Dan Whitaker and the Shinebenders facebook page (country) Cole's Bar blogspot
2338 N Milwaukee Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 6:00pm-8:00pm

No Cover
The Rhythm Rockets facebook page twitter stream youtube channel (jazz, rhythm & blues, swing) Frankie's Blue Room home page
16 W Chicago Ave
Naperville, IL (map)
Show: 8:00pm-Midnight

Cover: $8
Tuba Skinny home page facebook page (traditional jazz and old blues songs) Fitzgerald's Nightclub home page facebook page twitter stream
6615 Roosevelt Rd
Berwyn, IL (map)
Show: 9:00pm

Cover: $10
Rosie and the Rivets home page facebook page (rock'n'roll, rockabilly, surf, soul) 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)
The Alan Gresik Swing Shift Orchestra home page facebook page (big band swing & jazz) Andy's Jazz Club home page
11 E Hubbard St
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 9:30pm-12:30am

Cover: $15
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: 7:30pm-8:30pm

DJs: 8:30pm-11:00pm

No Cover
Sunday 12
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Bix Fest XXVIII home page
(A Tribute to Bix Beiderbecke)

Tuba Skinny home page facebook page (traditional jazz and old blues songs)

Honky Tonk Gang

New Varsity Ramblers

Racine Architect Hotel and Convention Center
7111 Washington Ave
Racine, WI (map)
Show: 1:00pm-7:00pm

Bix birthday cake: 3:00pm

Extra Innings Jam Session: 8:00pm-??? (free)

weekend pass (without bus tour): $85; sunday show: $20
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
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