Aug
11
2015

Lindy in the Park 19th Anniversary Dance & Potluck Picnic – August 16, 2015!

Lindy in the Park, the longest-running Lindy Hop swing dance event in the San Francisco Bay Area, is turning 19!

On Sunday, August 16, 2015, come celebrate 19 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!

WHEN:
Sunday, August 16, 2015, (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. We will have food warmers to keep food HOT! And thanks to our volunteers, all non-food supplies (plates, cups, eating utensils, napkins) will be provided.

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.) Google Maps for Lindy in the Park, San Francisco

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

Ken Watanabe

Jun
2
2015

Lindy in the Park in the News!

Hey Dancers!

Check out this article about Lindy in the Park recently posted on the San Jose Mercury news website.

Enjoy!
Ken

May
14
2015

Lindy in the Park is cancelled this Sunday, May 17, 2015 due to Bay to Breakers

Hi Everyone,

Due to the Bay to Breakers race, which runs along JFK Drive next to our dance area, Lindy in the Park is cancelled this Sunday, May 17, 2015.

Lindy in the Park will return the following Sunday, May 24, at its regular time (11:00AM-2:00PM) and location (weather permitting, of course) and resume its normal weekly schedule.

Ken

Mar
31
2015

Do the Hop this Easter Sunday!

Yes, Lindy Hoppers!

We WILL be having Lindy in the Park this Easter Sunday, April 5, 2015, at our regular time (11:00am-2:00pm) and place (JFK Drive, Golden Gate Park), unless it’s rained out (unlikely, but we’ll post a cancellation announcement on our website and facebook page by 10:00am Sunday if we cancel–otherwise, you can assume it’s happening).

Hop to see you there!

Ken
ken@lindyinthepark.com

Mar
7
2015

REMINDER: Daylight Savings Time starts tonight (Sun, Mar 8, 2015, 2:00 AM)

Hey Everyone,

Daylight Savings Time starts tonight, Sunday, March 8, 2015, at 2:00 AM!

So 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, on time!

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

Ken
Lindy in the Park
Organizer, DJ, Instructor, Co-founder