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Swing Time Newsletter — Monday MAR 21st 2011

This Wednesday MAR 23rd -- join us at the Gulfport Casino Swing Night for Balboa Lessons 6-7pm, followed by Swing Dance Lessons 7-8pm, then Dancing 8-11pm!  Just $7 includes EVERYTHING and Students Get 2-for-1 Admission!  Balboa is a fun & extremely versatile swing dance.  Beginners are welcome, but if you've danced Balboa before, we promise to teach you something new!  (details below)

Ducky Goes Retro This Saturday MAR 26th, Swing Time performs at Ducky Goes Retro -- a Sock Hop themed benefit happening 6-10pm at the Garden Club (500 Sunset Drive, St Petersburg) and sponsored by All Children's Hospital Guild Beach Branch.  Tickets ($50/person or $75/couple) include wine & beer, catering by Carrabba's, open dancing, music & entertainment by Swing Time, prizes, plus live & silent auctions.  Come out and support this great cause... all proceeds benefit All Children's Hospital.  Visit the above link for tickets.  Tickets must be purchased in advance.

Friday APR 1st, join us for the Cheapskate's Ball, live at the Gulfport Casino!  Dress to the T's... Tacky, Trashy & Tasteless that is... oh, and don't forget Touristy!  Dance to live music by Charlie Vegas & the New Blues Combo!  Highlights of the evening include a Dirty Dancing Lesson, a Bad Dancing Contest, a Beauty Pageant, plus super door prizes, foolish gags, and so much more!  BREAKING NEWS... Full info is now available for the Miss Tampa Bay Trash 2011 Pageant!  (details below)

Swing Time! at the Gulfport Casino Ballroom

Friday,  April 1st,  2011
Swing Time!  presents...
LIVE at the Gulfport Casino

Friday, April 1st, 2011, Swing Time presents the Cheapskate's Ball, live at the Gulfport Casino!  Dress to the T's... Tacky, Trashy & Tasteless that is!  Dance to live music by Charlie Vegas & the New Blues Combo 9pm-12:30am.  Doors open 7:30pm, and the evening starts with a Dirty Dancing Lesson 8-9pm... bring your own partner for this one!  Admission is really cheap... just 9.99 for everything!  A Bad Dancing Contest happens at band intermission, with cash and other grate prizes, where the worst dancing wins!  The evening features the premier of the Miss Tampa Bay Trash 2011 Pageant, with competitions in Evening Wear, Talent, and Onstage Questions.  The Pageant winner takes home a Grand Prize Package of $69 in Cash + Title, Bouquet, Sash & Crown!  Runner up wins chocolate-covered potato chips and a six-pack of beer... nonalcoholic.  Get your tickets at the door.  All ages are welcome and parking is free.  (Just park next to anyone's house in Gulfport... legally of course!)  The evening includes super door prizes, foolish gags, a photo booth, and loads of fun!  The Gulfport Casino is smoke-free and provides a full cash bar and gigantic dance floor.  It's located in Gulfport, Florida (NOT Mississippi), which is right next to St. Petersburg (Florida, NOT Russia), at 5500 Shore Blvd. S., Gulfport FL 33707.  For more info, see www.SwingTime.info or visit the following links:

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Every Wednesday in MARCH 2011, the 6pm Bonus Lesson topic is Balboa
Bonus Lessons are yours FREE! ...with paid admission to the event.

Bonus Lesson 6-7pm
Swing Dance Lesson 7-8pm
Swing Music & Dance 8-11pm

*  All Ages  *  No Partner Needed  *
Huge Dance Floor -- One of World's Best!
Beautiful Retro-Era Waterfront Dance Hall

Admission $7 (includes 2 Free Lessons!)
Students get 2-for-1 Admission!

Full Bar  ~  Prize Giveaways  ~  Smoke-Free  ~  Free Parking
Celebrate Your Birthday at the Gulfport Casino Swing Night!

The Gulfport Casino is one of the world's best ballrooms, offering up social dance excitement in a picturesque beachfront setting.

Map & Directions     Dance Lessons     More Info

Mark Your Calendars!

   EVERY WEDNESDAY: Gulfport Casino Swing Night!

Apr  1, 2011 (Fri): Swing Time! LIVE at the Gulfport Casino Ballroom
                    CHEAPSKATE'S BALL!
                    live music by  Charlie Vegas & the New Blues Combo!
                    + Bad Dancing Contest,  Miss Tampa Bay Trash 2011 Pageant,  & more!

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