Eight to the Bar

Dear Fans: Thanks for voting us "Best Overall Band" in the CT Now Hartford 2018 Readers' Poll! WE'VE JUST BEEN NOMINATED AGAIN FOR 2019! PLEASE HELP US WIN BY VOTING FOR US (click on the link below or copy and paste it) 
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JULY 

Fri 7/12 Moseley’s “Super Singles & Couples" (classic Motown, some Blues, some Swing, & Ballroom) Dance at Moseley's on the Charles   50 Bridge St  Rte 109   Dedham, MA   8-9: DJ; 9-12 ETTB w/ 2 short breaks. Pizza Buffet at 8:30, cash bar, door prizes. $15 admission. Huge club, huge turnout!    www.supersinglesdance.com

Sun 7/14 Outdoor Show at Sunset Bar & Grille, Water’s Edge, 1525 Boston Post Rd.  6-10pm  Westbrook, CT This is our first time playing at this beautiful outdoor bar at the Water's Edge! They have a canopy overhead in case of rain so it is a rain or shine show. Great food & drink and NO COVER! We'll be playing mostly Motown with some Swing and a little bit of Blues. Loads of dancing! Please come out and support us! 860-399-5901  https://watersedgeresortandspa.com/dining/sunset-bar-grill/

Wed 7/17 Outdoor Show at Elizabeth Park 1561 Asylum Ave. 6:30-8 W. Hartford, CT (rain date Thur 7/18). Elizabeth Park is one of the top parks in the State of Connecticut, known for its incredible, huge flower displays. This is probably the biggest show that we play- thousands of people dancing and picnicing on the grounds. Come join the fun! www.elizabethparkct.org then click on "Events", then "All Events". 

Sun 7/21 Private 4:30-8:30 Narragansett, RI

Wed 7/31 Outdoor Show at Waterford Beach Park 317 Great Neck Rd.  6-8pm Waterford, CT This is one of the most beautiful parks where we play! It is a beach and yet it's also a park so it's very scenic! Come join us! 860-437-4385

AUGUST (partial- more dates to come)

Fri 8/2– SPECIAL EVENT– New England Dance Festival at Boston Newton Marriot in Newton, MA    ETTB in the Commonwealth Room 8-11:30 We’re kicking off this huge, 3-day event and we're thrilled to be a part of it. Come join us! www.nedancefestival.com

Sat 8/3– Private                                               6:30-8           New Preston, CT

Sun 8/4 Charlestown Seafood Fest Ninigret Park (off rte 1) 2:30-4 Charlestown, RI A huge festival—live music, rides, excellent seafood, crafts, car show, and more! www.charlestownrichamber.com/

Fri 8/9 Outdoor Show at Mystic Hilton 7-9 Mystic, CT

Sun 8/11–Swing Dance at Leominster Elks 134 No. Main St, Leominster, MA  Beginner-friendly swing dance lesson at 6:45 free w/price of admission, band goes on at 7:30. Large, shiny wooden dance floor, cash bar, wonderful host/teacher/DJ Alan Cormier. We love playing here! www.dance2swing.com          

Thurs 8/15 "Music & Dancing at the Towers" (mostly swing)  35 Ocean Rd. 7-10pm Narragansett, RI Beautiful, historic building on the water makes for a fun night of dancing! 401-782-2597 www.thetowersri.com


Sun 8/18– "Roger’s Folly" Rooftop Dancing (with the full 6-piece band) 151 Main St. 7:30-10      Beacon, NY   Dance on the rooftop of Roger’s hotel! (The wonderful Inn & Spa at Beacon) 845-205-2900    www.facebook.com/rogersfolly  A one-of-a-kind fun and different experience- Don’t miss it!


Wed 8/21– Outdoor Concert at Masonicare at Chester Village  317 W. Main St (rte 148) 6:30-8 Chester, CT 860-526-6019


Sat 8/31– SPECIAL EVENT-Music on the Mountain- Benefit to Bring Light to the Opiod Crisis- Outdoor Concert at Powder Ridge Mountain Park & Resort w/other bands 99 Powder Hill Rd. – Starts at 11 am. ETTB at 2-3:30pm  Middlefield, CT


Sat 8/31– Owenego Inn & Beach Club 40 Linden Ave.  8-11pm Branford, CT  Beautiful gardens, gently rolling lawns, and five-hundred feet of direct waterfront, the Owenego Inn affords spectacular views of Long Island Sound and the legendary Thimble Islands! Spend a night dining (their food is fantastic!) and dancing or just dancing! Indoor and outdoor seating. Reservations fill up fast so don’t miss out! Say goodbye to summer with us!  203-488-3805 www.owenego.com