Sep
28
2014

Lindy in the Park is on CBS Sunday Morning!

Hey Everyone!

Lindy in the Park is in the news! Check out CBS Sunday Morning on Facebook, or watch the show at 9:25am this morning.
http://www.cbsnews.com/news/the-timeless-allure-of-swing-dancing/

Aug
9
2014

Lindy in the Park 18th Anniversary Dance & Potluck Picnic – August 17, 2014!

Lindy in the Park, the longest-running Lindy Hop swing dance event in the San Francisco Bay Area, is turning 18! No longer a minor event, but a full-grown institution!

On Sunday, August 17, 2014 come celebrate 18 years of free swing dancing in Golden Gate Park with a special Anniversary edition of Lindy in the Park. To celebrate, we’re having a potluck picnic and extending the music and dancing hours until at least 3:00pm. Come out and party, dance, see your friends, reunite with old friends, make new friends, share some delicious food, and have a great time!

We will also be selling special limited-edition 18th Anniversary t-shirts ($15) and sweatshirts ($35), cash only!

WHEN:
Sunday, August 17, 2014, (Extended Hours) 11:00am-3:00pm+

SCHEDULE:
11:00am-3:00pm+: Music & Dancing & Potluck Picnic
12:00pm-12:30pm: Free Beginner Swing Dance Lesson with Hep Jen
~1:00pm: Jazz Step of the Week
~1:30pm: Birthday & Out-of-Towner Jam
~2:00pm: Annual Group Photo

WHAT TO BRING:
Bring main dishes, side dishes, salads, desserts, and drinks to share

WHERE:
The regular Lindy in the Park location: the south sidewalk area along John F. Kennedy Drive between the de Young Museum and the north entrance to the Music Concourse. (Note that the 8th Ave. entrance and JFK Dr. are closed to car traffic on Sundays.) YAHOO! MAPS for Lindy in the Park, San Francisco

VOLUNTEERS:
We’re looking for volunteers to help with setting-up, providing supplies, supervising the potluck, and cleaning-up. 30-minute shifts. Please contact our volunteer coordinator, Linda Lau, to sign up or get more information.

Please help spread the word!
And we hope to see you there!

Ken Watanabe

May
11
2014

T-Shirt Contest

Hi everyone,

There’s a brand new page with information on submitting ideas for the LiTP 18th Anniversary T-Shirt.

http://www.lindyinthepark.com/t-shirt-contest/

Good luck!

Apr
19
2014

Do the ‘Hop on Easter Sunday!

Yes, friends and fans!

Lindy in the Park WILL take place tomorrow, April 20 (weather permitting, of course!)

See you out there!

Mar
8
2014

REMINDER: Daylight Savings Time starts tonight (Sun, Mar 9, 2014 2:00 AM)

Hi Everyone,

Daylight Savings Time starts tonight, Sunday, March 9, 2014, 2:00 AM!

So please remember to reset all your clocks and watches forward 1 hour (“Spring Forward”) Saturday night, and don’t be late for LitP Sunday morning! We hope to see you all at the park, and on time!

Lindy in the Park: every Sunday, 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM, weather permitting.

Ken
Organizer, DJ, Instructor, Co-founder