Program

Program

Have you never danced lindy before? On Tuesday October 30th we will hold a free lesson in Tabakalera's Kutxa Kultur Plaza (4th floor). Afterwards there will be an open "social dance" where you can join other dancers and practice what you've learned!

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 30

19:00 - 20:00 · Talk and free Lindy lesson (free entry!)

With María Peña and Perdi Sevillano. Tell your friends and family! ;-)

Venue: Plaza KutxaKultur (Tabakalera, 4th floor)


20:00 - 22:00 · Social dance (free entry!)

Venue: Plaza KutxaKultur (Tabakalera, 4th floor)

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 1


22:00 - 1:00 · Vintage Jazz & Swing on Vinyl (free entry!)

with DJ Doctor Risi

Venue: Dabadaba, calle Mundaiz 8

Dress code: Halloween!

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 2


11:00- 14:00 · Dance in Donostia's Town Hall (free entry!)

Venue: Town Hall, Ijentea Kalea 1

Warm up before the big party!

15:45 - 19:00 · Tap Tasters

* 15:45 - 16:45 Level 1 (beginner), group a

* 16:55 - 17:55 Level 1 (beginner), group b

* 18:00 - 19:00 Level 2 (advanced)

with Larraitz Ugartemendia.

Venue: Emaús Social Factory, calle Mundaiz 6

22:00 - 3:00 · Party at Miramar Palace (Full, Lindy and Party Passes)

with the Rollin Stomps, DJ Mr. Patxi Crazy Legs and our teachers!

Venue: Miramar Palace, Paseo Miraconcha, 48

Dress code: Pearl Harbor (Hawaii, 1941)

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 3


10:30 - 13:50 · Classes at Kursaal (Full and Lindy Passes)

with our teachers Mimmi Gunnarsson + Fredrik Dahlberg, Gabriella Rosati + Nils Nygårdh, Ana Mínguez + Markus Rosendal

Venue: Kursaal Congress Center, Paseo Zurriola 1

11:00 - 13:30 · Vermut & Swing in Convent Garden (free entry!)

with the Jazz Balkans

Venue: Convent Garden, calle Manterola 15

14:00 - 15:30 · Lunch at Restaurante Oquendo (ticketed only)

Venue: Restaurante Oquendo, calle Oquendo 8

15:45 - 19:00 · Classes at Kursaal (Full and Lindy Passes)

with our teachers

Venue: Kursaal Congress Center, Paseo Zurriola 1

22:00 - 3:00 · Party at Kursaal (box office: 21:30)

with Doc Scanlon's Cool Cat Combo, DJ Mr Patxi "Crazy Legs", DJ Big Papa Mac, and our six teachers!

Venue: Kursaal Congress Center, Paseo Zurriola 1

Dress to impress!

SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 4


10:30 - 15:00 · Classes at Kursaal (Full and Lindy Passes)

with our teachers

Venue: Kursaal, Paseo Zurriola 1

14:30 - 17:00 · Pintxo Tour in the Old Town (ticketed only)

Meeting Point: Plaza Constitución

Group A at 14:10 (Level 2)

Group B at 14:10 (Level 3 + Party Passes)

Group C at 15:15 (Levels 1 and 4)

17:00 - 20:00 · Outdoor Dance on the Boulevard (free entry!)

with Doc Scanlon's Cool Cat Combo, DJ Mr Patxi "Crazy Legs" and our six teachers!

Venue: by the Kiosk, Alameda del Boulevard, 23

Sailor: Navy blue and white stripes!

IN CASE OF RAIN WE WILL RELOCATE TO TABAKALERA

Classes

Classes will take place in three rooms of the Kursaal Congress Center on Saturday and Sunday.

There will be 4 levels (see level description in the Registration section), and each level will receive 5h of lindy classes from our six teachers.

Additionally, you can sign up for 2h of a taster class. You can choose between Slow Drag (slow, blues-like dancing) or Aerials, both taught by Harlem Hot Shot dancers.

Dancing

You'll be able to dance your heart out at the following events:

  • Thursday night: party at Dabadaba
  • Friday morning/midday welcome dance in the Town Hall
  • Friday night party, in Miramar Palace (live music)
  • Saturday, midday, Vermut & Swing at Convent Garden (live music)
  • Saturday night's big party, in Kursaal Congress Center (live music)
  • Sunday afternoon on the Boulevard (live music)

Other Activities

Lunch on Saturday

Saturday's lunch will take place at Oquendo Restaurant, near Kursaal Congress Center. The 28€ menu will include two courses, dessert, coffee and drinks. A vegetarian option will be available.

Pintxos in Donostia's Old Town

On Sunday at afternoon we will visit Donostia's Old Town and stop at two excellent bars, Mendaur Berria and Munto, where we will have some pintxos. After this, we'll head to the Boulevard for some dancing!

Relax at "La Perla" Spa!

La Perla Spa is again offering a discount of 20% on their relaxing spa circuits this year for those attending the Donosti Belle Swing Festival from 2-4 November. Don't miss out!