Friday 9 JUNE

brunch

The Welcome Brunch

WHEN: Friday 9th June 2017, 10.00am
WHERE: Craft & Co - 390 Smith St, Collingwood VIC 3066
WHY HERE: Good food, cool atmosphere, a preview of our closing night venue, and an impressive Carl custom still.
COST: Pay as you go. Not included in MSF pass

Spend Friday morning in the best Melbourne way possible. If you've just arrived in town or you've chucked a sickie ; ) , join like-minded lindy souls over a café latte and big breakfast. Meet up with dancers from all over and while away the hours with coffee and conversation. This has become a wonderful festival tradition!

georgia

Friday Evening – Opening Party

WHEN: Friday 9th June 2017, 7.30pm - Midnight
WHERE: St Brigid’s Parish Hall – 378 Nicholson St. Fitzroy North VIC 3068
MUSIC: The Sentimental Gentlemen and Georgia
DRESS: Whatever takes your fancy.
BAR: Available on site and hot drinks. (No BYO please). 
FOOD: Bar snacks available.
FLOOR: Please bring a few shoe options as the floor is diverse.
COST: $50 or free with Gold or Social Pass

thefestivalclub

Friday Late – The Festival Club

WHEN: Friday 9th June 2017, Midnight 'til late…or early!
WHERE: Forever Dance (Upstairs) - 432 Church St, Richmond VIC 3121
MUSIC: Australia's best DJ's spinning it, just the way you like it
DRESS: Whatever you like
BAR: BYO drinks. There may be some midnite snax on hand!
COST: $30 or free with Gold or Social Pass


Saturday 10 JUNE

msfball

Saturday Evening - The MSF Ball

WHEN: Saturday 10th June 2017, 8.00pm - Midnight.
WHERE: Melbourne Town Hall – cnr Swanston & Collins Streets, Melbourne VIC 3000
MUSIC: Adrian Cunningham's Professors of Swing.
DRESS: Swingtastic!
BAR: Available on site. (No BYO please)
LESSON: Complimentary Lesson at 8.30pm
COST: $50 + booking fee. Pre bookings only, via MSF Gold and Social pass or book through Ticketmaster. NO CASUAL SALES.

Swing Patrol and the Melbourne International Jazz Festival are excited to be hosting this night at the fabulous, historic Melbourne Town Hall. It's the final party for the Melbourne Jazz Festival and our big event for MSF! All the way from NYC, Adrian Cunningham and his Professors of Swing will have the dance floor jumping. Adrian is a regular in Gordon Webster's band and is our old friend from BBS, Frankie Fest and various Sydney Swing Patrol events. Last but not least, don't miss the performances from our international teachers, as well as a lesson to kick the night off.

thefestivalclub

Saturday Late – The Festival Club

WHEN: Saturday 10th June 2017, Midnight 'til late…or early!
WHERE: Forever Dance (Upstairs) - 432 Church St, Richmond VIC 3121
MUSIC: TBC.
DRESS: Whatever you like
BAR: BYO drinks. There may be some midnite snax on hand!
COST: $30 or free with Gold or Social Pass


SUNDAY 11 JUNE

winterball

Sunday Evening – In the Groove

WHEN: Sunday 11th June 2017, 7.30pm – 11:00pm
WHERE: Lithuanian Club - 44 Errol St, North Melbourne VIC 3051
MUSIC: TBC
DRESS: Casual
BAR: Available on site plus some snacks. (No BYO please)
COST: $50 or free with MSF Gold or Social Pass

festivalclub

Sunday Late – The Festival Club

WHEN: Sunday 11th June 2017, 11:00pm onwards
WHERE: Forever Dance (Upstairs) - 432 Church St, Richmond VIC 3121
MUSIC: Adrian Cunningham?  And DJ's ripe for the playing of sweet tunes
DRESS: Whatevs, it’s Sunday!
BAR: Food & drinks. There may be some midnite snax on hand!
COST: $30 or free with MSF Social or Gold pass.


MONDAY 12 JUNE

winterball

Monday – Hipster Swing

WHEN: Monday 12 June 2017, 4.00pm – midnight
WHERE: Craft & Co - 390 Smith St, Collingwood VIC 3066
MUSIC: TBC
DRESS: Casual
BAR: Available on site. (No BYO please)
FOOD: Available for purchase downstairs.
COST: $35 or free with MSF Social or Gold pass.