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Robin Bessier and Full Circle Play for Discovery Dance at the Port Townsend Elks May 20th sticky icon

Location: 
Elks Lodge #317
555 Otto Street
Port Townsend, WA 98368

Discovery Dance is thrilled to welcome back Robin Bessier and Full Circle to the Port Townsend Elk on Friday, May 20 at the Port Townsend Elks. The dancing begins at 8:00 p.m. following a free (with admission) dance lesson.

Bessier and Full Circle play a mix of the best dance music from the 1920's to today. Thesongbook includes Duke Ellington, Bill Withers, Ray Charles, Cole Porter, Lerner & Lowe, Full CircleBenny Goodman, Tina Turner, The Isley Brothers, Marvin Gaye, Earth Wind & Fire, Johnny Mandel, Burt Bacharach, and Nat King Cole. Bessier's two prior dances performances at the Elks kept dancers on the floor from opening to close. Look forward to East Coast Swing. Night Club 2-Step, Foxtrot, Cha-Cha, Waltz, Two-Step, West Coast Swing, and blues.

Full Circle is composed of professional musicians Robin Bessier on vocals and percussion, Ed Donahue on trumpet, George Radebaugh on piano, Ted Enderle on bass, Tom Svornich on drums, and Bill Kiely on percusssion. All have played in bands across the Northwest and the country.

A free (with admission) lesson in rumba will offered at 7:00 p.m. by locatl dance instructor Janice Eklund. Experienced dancers are encouraged to come help beginners. Couples and singles are welcome. No partner or registration is necessary.

This is a smoke-free and scent-free dance open to all ages.

Admission: $10.

Three Chords and the Truth Play for the Olympic Peninsula Dance Club at the Port Townsend Elks February 20th sticky icon

Location: 
Elks Lodge #317
555 Otto Street
Port Townsend, WA 98368

The Olympic Peninsula Dance Club presents Port Townsend's dance-friendly Three Chords and the Truth on February 20 at the Port Townsend Elks. The dancing begins at 8:00 p.m. following a free (with admission) dance lesson.

Buffalo Bill CodyThree Chords and the Truth offer classic country and western tunes including two-step, country waltz, rockabilly blues, country swing and cha-cha. The band is led by Doug Warren on guitar and fiddle, Dave Llewellen, Esq. on steel guitar, Jim Newberry on fiddle, Bruce Cannavaro on bass, and Mark Sabella on drums. This performance might also offer a surprise guest singer, and promises a country rockin’ good time.

A free (with admission) lesson in country two-step will offered at 7:00 p.m. by local dance instructor Janice Eklund. Experienced dancers are encouraged to come help beginners. Couples and singles are welcome. No partner or registration is necessary.

This is a smoke-free and scent-free dance open to all ages.

Admission: $10.

 

Olympic Generations at the Sequim VFW February 24th

Date: 
Sat, 24-Feb-2018, 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: 
Sequim VFW Hall
169 E. Washington
Sequim, WA 98382

From Dancer Calendar:

One of the best dance bands on the Peninsula with great harmony and widely varied selections.

6 to 8:30 p.m. Please sign in and remember a contribution to the VFW Donation Jar, if you can, to support our Veterans.

Black Diamond Junction at the Sequim Elks Lodge February 25

Date: 
Sun, 25-Feb-2018, 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: 
Sequim Elks Lodge
143 Pt Williams Rd.
Sequim, WA 98382

From the Dancer Calendar:

Classic hits from the 60's through the 90's.

$8 admission.

For more info, contact Donna at the Sequim Elks: (360) 683-2763.

Farmstrong at the Sequim Elks Lodge February 11th

Location: 
Sequim Elks Lodge
143 Pt Williams Rd.
Sequim, WA 98382

From the Dancer Calendar:

For those who have wanted to check out FarmStrong Country, or who just love to dance the two-step, you're in luck! FarmStrong is playing for the Sequim Elks Country Dance this Sunday, from 6:00-8:30pm. We're digging into our traditional country songbag, and are bringing Jim's son Colin in to play drums. Should be a great show, and a fun time, and you don't have to dance to enjoy a great concert at the Elks. $8 at the door helps support a vital venue in the local dance scene AND the band.

Chicago Bob and the Midnight Train at Port Townsend Roadhouse at the Highway 20 Roadhouse February 10th

Location: 
Highway Twenty Roadhouse
2152 W. Sims Way
Port Townsend, WA 98368

From James Lindquist:

Dance!

Music by the Midnight Train Blues Band

"Hello friends, we're doing a last-minute dance at the Roadhouse this Saturday, February 10.  The Midnight Train Blues Band is becoming a dance band lately.  We will have a few tunes honoring New Orleans and Mardis Gras and a few dance numbers with blues, R&B, swing, waltz, and even a tango if we have dancers.

Reach for the Sky Play for Discovery Dance at the Port Townsend Elks February 16th

Location: 
Elks Lodge #317
555 Otto Street
Port Townsend, WA 98368

From Discovery Dance:

Discovery Dance presents Reach for the Sky February 16 at the Port Townsend Elks Lodge.  Begin the evening with a FREE dance lesson in Country Two-Step, taught by professional dance instructor Janice Eklund.  Live music begins at 8:00 p.m.  New and seasoned dancers are welcome.  No partner or previous dance experience is necessary to join in the fun.

Reach for the Sky ~ formerly "The Flying Cowpies", then "Pies on the Run", now a band known for their tight harmonies and tunes drawn from Western swing, swing standards, bluegrass, country, originals, and yodeling cowgirl songs.

A free (with admission) lesson in Country Two-Step will offered at 7:00 p.m. by professional dance instructor Janice Eklund. Experienced dancers are encouraged to come help beginners. Couples and singles are welcome. No partner or registration is necessary.

This is a smoke-free and scent-free dance open to all ages.

Admission: $12.

Discovery Dance is a non-profit organization with the mission of promoting partner dancing on and around the Olympic Peninsula.

Dances are held on the third Friday of each month. Find out more at www.discoverydance.org

Kalan Wolfe at the Uptown Pub February 24th

Date: 
Sat, 24-Feb-2018, 9:00 pm
Location: 
Uptown Pub
1016 Lawrence Street
Port Townsend, WA 98368

From the Uptown Pub website:

Local singer/songwriter.

No cover.

Uptown Pub
1016 Lawrence St.
Port Townsend, WA
360-385-1530, bar
360-344-2505, kitchen

Food & drink available.

Love Doll Swingers, SWIM, and Guests at the Uptown Pub February 23rd

Date: 
Fri, 23-Feb-2018, 9:00 pm
Location: 
Uptown Pub
1016 Lawrence Street
Port Townsend, WA 98368

From the Uptown Pub website:

Local grunge rock and danceable pop music! Lets get down people!

No cover.

Uptown Pub
1016 Lawrence St.
Port Townsend, WA
360-385-1530, bar
360-344-2505, kitchen

Food & drink available.

Sam Maynard at the Uptown Pub February 17th

Location: 
Uptown Pub
1016 Lawrence Street
Port Townsend, WA 98368

From the Uptown Pub website:

Local singer/songwriter. Covers and originals

No cover.

Uptown Pub
1016 Lawrence St.
Port Townsend, WA
360-385-1530, bar
360-344-2505, kitchen

Food & drink available.