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Swing Patrol’s Swinging the Spiegeltent Christmas Party
Forget mistletoe, we’re celebrating the festive season under the Big Top, as we toast the end of another wonderful swinging year at the spectacular Melba Spiegeltent!
Join all your friends for drinks, dancing, dazzling performances, the hottest swing DJs and lots of Christmas spirit, in this iconic venue that is now so beloved by swing dancers.
Details at a Glance
When: Saturday 3 December, 2016
Where: Melba Spiegeltent, 35 Johnston St. Collingwood VIC 3066
Time: Doors open at 7.30pm, music til midnight
Music: Hours of swinging music for your social dancing pleasure, from some of Melbourne’s finest DJs. **
Drinks: Bar on site, so NO BYO drinks please.
Dress: Swingin’ Christmas – red, green, tinsel, Spiegel bling!
Cost: $25 online bookings (+bf), or $30 cash at the door (unless sold out).
$15 for Kids 5-15 years.
What’s in store?
Battle of the DJs
** Across the night our DJs will Battle it out for YOUR VOTES.
All year these musical maestros have kept our dance floors humming, and now’s your chance to show them the love as they go head to head and bring their best!
The Fabulous Four Battling DJs are:
* Brodie Gilligan – mainstay of the swing scene, from Blues to Fun Pit and everywhere in between.
* Julia Wharington – reigning Xmas Battle Champion.
* Shaz Callaghan – doyen of Aussie swing, DJed at every event ever.
* Tyler Holmes – sharp dressed man with the sharpest tunes.
Use tokens received upon entry to vote your favourite into the Final, and cheer loudest as the winner is judged by audience acclaim.
Who will play the swingin’est Christmas tune? Can Julia defend her title?
Performances by sensational swing troupes – Blue Belles, Harlem Shout, Echoes of Harlem.
Speeches, celebrations and a few surprises.
How do I Book a Ticket?
Due to the capacity of the Spiegeltent, tickets are LIMITED. **BOOK EARLY **
Tickets are $25 (+bf) and $15 for kids 5-15 years when purchased online
before 5pm on Thursday 1st of December or until sold out.
Any unsold tix can be purchased for $30 cash at the door on the night.
See you there, with jingle bells on!