OSD: Orlando Big Band and Competition – May the 4th be with You

Orlando Swing DanceThe Force is strong with this Dance.

Join us on Saturday, May the 4th for the largest swing dance in Orlando! The Orlando Big Band is ready and waiting for YOU at the Casselberry Crystal Ballroom!

6:45pm – Doors Open
7:00pm – Lesson Begins – Teachers: Erica and Dominic
8:00pm – The Orlando Big Band Performs
?:??pm – Contest
11:00pm – Dance ends

General Admission $12 – Students w/ID $10 – Current Swing Knights Members $8

Join visiting Jedi Masters Erica and Dominic for the beginner lesson. They’ll teach you the power of the swing side.

luke and vader fight with lightsabersCompetition?
Join us for a friendly and brief intergalactic Mix and Match competition.
When? During the band breaks!
Leads and Follows will be paired with various partners in the first round. Chosen finalists will have a galactic showdown (with a twist) during the last band breaks. No partner required!
Prizes? Yes! Winning pair will receive $100 cash!!
Don’t want to compete? No problem! Come see the show and support your fellow dancers.

While this is not a strictly costumed dance, guest are welcome to wear their finest jedi robes, bring their best Wookie pal, and roll those hair buns in celebration of Star Day on the dance floor.

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1271 FL-436, Orlando, FL 32707

Here are some things to enjoy for this event at the Crystal Ballroom:
– Huge comfortable space
– Brand new top-notch floor
– You may bring alcohol to enjoy responsibly
– Additional seating and tables that do not impede dance space
– More (closer) parking
– Restaurants and hospitality in the immediate vicinity

If you have any questions, please let us know.