Eight to the Bar

Dear Fans: We won "Runner Up for Best Overall Band or Artist in the CT Now Hartford 2019 Readers' Poll"! Thank you so much for voting for us again!

Dear Fans: Thanks for voting us "Best Overall Band" in the CT Now Hartford 2018 Readers' Poll! 


Tue 12/31  New Year’s Eve Bash at ANYA Dining 8-12:30 Thompson, CT Dinners are sold out but you can still buy "bar passes" for $40pp! Ring in the New Year with us!


Sat 1/18– BLACK-EYED SALLY’S 350 Asylum St.Hartford, CT  8:30-? Tix $15pp What’s better than fabulous Southern BBQ cooking and dancing to a night of swing, blues, & Motown? 860-278-7427   www.blackeyedsallys.com 

Fri 1/24 Swing Dance Poughkeepsie Tennis Club 135 S. Hamilton 8-11 Poughkeepsie, NY  Nice historic building, huge wooden dance floor that takes up two rooms, snacks, lot parking www.hudsonvalleydance.org/

Fri 1/31 Knickerbocker 35 Railroad Ave. 8-11 Westerly, RI  Swing, blues & some Motown at this storied nightclub where “roots music history was made”! $12pp. Large wooden dance floor, late night menu,


Fri 2/7 “First Friday” at New Britain Museum of American Art 56 Lexington St. 5:30-8pm New Britain, CT Hors d’oeuvres, drinks, live music & a good-sized dance floor in an artistic setting make this a great evening!  Admission: $7 for members, $12 nonmembers. Cash Bar: $4 well drinks, $6 calls, and $8 top shelf.  Let’s pack it again this year!  860-229-0259 www.nbmaa.org

Sat 2/8 Swing City 680 Huron Ave. 9-12 Cambridge MA   Beautiful, large sprung wooden dance floor,  free lot parking across the street, swing dance lesson free (with price of admission). Ice cold air conditioning, snacks, fun! www.swingcityboston.com  


Fri 3/6 First Friday Swing Dance West Hartford Town Hall  50 So. Main St. 8:30-11:30  West Hartford, CT  7:30-8:30: Beginner-friendly free (w/price of admission) swing dance lesson followed by band from 8:30-11:30. www.hcdance.org Huge wooden dance floor, plenty of free lot parking, no partner necessary.

Sat 3/7 Private 7-11 Norwalk, CT

Sat 3/21 Shoreline Swing Dance    East Lyme Community Ctr  8-11 E. Lyme, CT     shorelineswingct.org

Tues 3/24 YMCA 75 Anniversary Bash at Oakdale Theater Wallingford, CT More info tba

Fri 3/27 Vinnie’s Jump & Jive  424 Main St.   8:30-11:30 Middletown, CT www.vinniesjumpandjive.

Sat 3/28 Sal’s Swingin’ Reunion at German Club 78 Carter Ave. 8-11 Pawtucket, RI www.salsproductions.com