March 5 - 11, 2018

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Monday 5
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 Swing Dancing home page facebook page (lindy hop, swing dancing)

Shorty and the Sugar Pushers facebook page (jazz)
Lion Head Pub home page facebook page twitter stream
2251 N Lincoln Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
Lesson: 8:00pm (swing)

Live Music, Dancing, & DJs: 9:00pm-Midnight

Cover: $10 ($7 w/Student ID)
Tuesday 6
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
Swinging at the Sands facebook group (swing dancing) Downers Sand Club Sports Bar and Grill home page facebook page
1211 Butterfield Rd
Downers Grove, IL (map)
Lesson (beg): 7:00pm

Lesson (int): 7:45pm

DJs: 8:30pm-11:30pm

Cover: $7 (dancing only), plus $5 (per lesson)
Wednesday 7
The Fat Babies home page facebook page (1920s & 1930s jazz)

with Mike Davis

and Jacob Zimmerman

Fitzgerald's Nightclub home page facebook page twitter stream
6615 Roosevelt Rd
Berwyn, IL (map)
Show: 7:30pm-10:30pm

Cover: $10
Devil in a Woodpile home page (acoustic blues and ragtime)

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) 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 8
Bix Fest XXIX home page
(A Tribute to Bix Beiderbecke)

Bus Tour
Delta Hotel
7111 Washington Ave
Racine, WI (map)
Bus tour: 10:00am-8:00pm

Hot Renaissance Musician's Jam at Pudgy's: 9:00pm-???

weekend pass (with bus tour): $110; bus tour only: $35
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 9
Bix Fest XXIX home page
(A Tribute to Bix Beiderbecke)

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

Lecture (Essential Armstrong): 3:00pm

Show: 7:00pm-8:00pm

Jam Session: 7:00pm-???

Films: 8:00pm-Midnight

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

weekend pass (without bus tour): $95; friday jazz and films: $10, 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
Saturday 10
Bix Fest XXIX home page
(A Tribute to Bix Beiderbecke)

Honky Tonk Gang

The Galaxie Girls home page facebook page

Delta Hotel
7111 Washington Ave
Racine, WI (map)
Record Sales: 9:00am-4:00pm

Lecture (Essential Tram): 1:00pm

Mystery Record Contest: 3:00pm

Show: 7:00pm-1:00am

Jam session: after concert (free)

Late night record spinning (free)

weekend pass (without bus tour): $95; saturday show: $35, saturday lectures and contest: $5 each; saturday record sales: $5
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
Traffic Jam! home page facebook page (swing dancing, soul dancing) Forteza Fitness home page facebook page twitter stream
4437 N Ravenswood Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
Lesson: 8:15pm-9:00pm

DJs: 9:00pm-12:30am

Cover: $10 ($5 for students with valid ID)
Sunday 11
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Bix Fest XXIX home page
(A Tribute to Bix Beiderbecke)

Dorsey Brothers Orchestra

Sweet Sheiks

Reginald Robinson

John Reed-Torres

Delta Hotel
7111 Washington Ave
Racine, WI (map)
Show: Noon-7:00pm

Bix birthday cake: 3:00pm

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

weekend pass (without bus tour): $95; sunday show: $30
Chicago Cellar Boys home page facebook page (jazz and hot dance music from the 1920s & 1930s) 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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