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Swing Time Newsletter — Monday DECEMBER 2nd 2013

ADVANCING YOUR SWING lessons start this Wednesday DEC 4th at the Gulfport Casino Swing Night!  Take 3 Wednesdays in December (12/4, 12/11 & 12/18) and become a better dancer!  Advancing Your Swing lessons run 6-7pm in December and cover intermediate-level Cool Moves, Footwork Variations, Multiple Turns, Dips, Leans, and more!  You'll add style to your swing dancing, become a better leader or follower, and get asked to dance much more often!


This Wednesday (Dec 4)Gulfport Casino Swing Night!  Advancing-Your-Swing Lesson 6-7pm...Swing-Dance Lesson 7-8pm... Dancing 8-11pm.  Just $7 includes both lessons and the dance and students get 2-for-1 admission!  Is your birthday coming up?  Celebrate your birthday at the Gulfport Casino Swing Night!


LAST CHANCE THIS WED 12/4Save $5 on tickets to Swingin' the New Year if you buy them in person this Wednesday.  Ticket prices increase $5 the following Wednesday.

DISCOUNT DEADLINE DECEMBER 10THPurchase Tickets Now securely online to SAVE $5 and secure the best seats!  Tickets are $25 if purchased by December 10th, or $30 after December 10th.


SWING TIME SECTION — We've reserved a central block of 60 of the best seats in the house for Swing Time regulars, and are selling these Wednesdays at the Gulfport Casino Swing Nights, while they last!  So if you'd like to hang with the Swing Time crowd, get your ticket(s) on Wednesday!  This Wednesday 12/4 will be your LAST CHANCE to save $5 on tickets in this section.  Tickets in the Swing Time Section are available exclusively to dancers who attend (and purchase them in person at) prior Swing Time events.


ONLY 4 ALCOVES REMAINFree Alcove SuperSpecial...Save $155!


Swingin' the New Year happens 12/31/2013 at the spectacular St. Petersburg Coliseum!  This annual Grand New Year's Eve Celebration for All Ages has become Florida's biggest swing-dance event.  This year's Celebration features the 18-Piece Tom Kats Big Band!  Get details & purchase tickets at www.TampaBaySwing.com.  This year's Swingin' the New Year promises to be the greatest ever...make plans now to join us!


GULFPORT CASINO SWING NIGHT
 Holiday Christmas Dance Party! — Wednesday, December 18th, 2013 


Celebrate the Christmas season at Wednesday December 18th's Gulfport Casino Swing Night with refreshments, lights & decor, plus we'll mix in the best of swingable holiday music!  The whole City of Gulfport, especially the waterfront/Casino area, will be beautifully decorated for the holidays,... and wait 'til you see the Casino itself, with beautiful lights and festive decor both inside & out!  Join us for this holiday dance celebration!



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


"Advancing Your Swing" Dance Lesson 6-7pm
Swing Dance Lesson 7-8pm
Swing Music & Dance 8-11pm

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

Make plans now to attend Tampa Bay's biggest annual swing-dance event!



Swingin' the New Year!
GRAND NEW YEAR'S EVE CELEBRATION FOR ALL AGES
Tuesday, December 31st, 2013
at the  ST PETERSBURG COLISEUM
featuring  The Tom Kats 18-PIECE BIG BAND
with vocalists  Sasha Tuck & Ronnie P


Live Music & Dancing + Celebration!  9pm-1am
Swing Dance Lesson:  8-9pm (no partner needed)
Doors Open 7:30pm


Midnight Countdown & BALLOON DROP
Vintage Fashion Photo Shoot & Contest!
Party Favors  ~  Noisemakers  ~  Chocolates  ~  Prize Giveaways
Full Cash Bar w/ Champagne Bottles & Toasts Available
*  All Ages  *  Smoke-Free  *  New Year's Decor  *  Free Parking  *
Dress to Impress!    New Year's and Vintage Attire Encouraged


SAVE $5 PER TICKET — Buy tickets by December 10th for just $25 each!


Group Discount — Groups of 10+ take an extra $2 off per ticket!


Rent an Alcove for $99 (holds up to 28 seats; tickets not included)
Only 4 alcoves remain


Swing Time Section — We've reserved a central block of 60 of the best seats in the house for Swing Time regulars, and will be selling these on Wednesdays at the Gulfport Casino Swing Nights, while they last!  So if you'd like to hang with the Swing Time crowd, get your ticket(s) this Wednesday.  Tickets in the Swing Time Section are available exclusively to dancers who attend (and purchase them in person at) prior Swing Time events.



TICKETS:  $25/by DEC 10th  -or-  $30/after DEC 10th 
Purchase Advance Tickets:
Securely Online at www.TampaBaySwing.com
By Phone at 727-669-7830 or 727-773-0064
In Person at the Gulfport Casino Swing Night, Wednesdays 6-11pm
 


FREE ALCOVE SuperSpecial — Save $155!  Buy 28 tickets and get $2 off per ticket plus a Free VIP Alcove with 28 reserved seats and deluxe chocolates included!  You must buy all 28 tickets in ONE transaction over the internet or phone (727-669-7830).  Act now while alcoves last!  Only 4 Alcoves remain.



Group Discounts & VIP Reservations:  Group discounts and Reserved VIP Alcoves & Tables are available for parties of 10 or more, with complimentary deluxe chocolates included!  To receive your group discount of $2/ticket with deluxe chocolates at your table (or alcove) on New Year's Eve, just purchase 10 or more tickets in one transaction (all tickets provide reserved seating).  If you purchase 10 or more tickets online, your group discount will be applied automatically.  Parties reserving VIP Alcoves (alcoves provide anywhere from 0 to 28 seats) may arrive early to custom decorate their alcoves, and may contact us for custom seating arrangements, reserving multiple adjacent alcoves, etc.  Click here to reserve an alcove.  The Coliseum balcony, with its spectacular view, seating for up to 150, plus its own private bar and dance floor, is available for a large group reservation or sponsorship; contact us for balcony info.


Food & Drinks:  You may bring your own food to this event, or purchase a variety of snacks from the Coliseum's snack bar (everything from popcorn to ice cream to coffee).  For drinks, the Coliseum will run a full cash bar, with beer, wine, mixed drinks, soft drinks, bottled water, and champagne.  No outside beverages are allowed into the Coliseum, and no coolers are allowed.


The spectacular St. Petersburg Coliseum provides historic swing-era ambiance and an unparalleled 15,000 square foot oak dance floor!  It's located at 535 4th Ave. N., St. Petersburg FL 33701.
 

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