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

Feb
16
2014

Lindy in the Park

San Francisco’s free outdoor swing dance since 1996!

WHAT:
Lindy in the Park (LitP) is a fun, free, friendly, public outdoor swing dance in San Francisco’s beautiful Golden Gate park. Free beginning swing dance lesson with Hep Jen & Ken Watanabe: 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm. No partner or experience required. DJ’s Ken Watanabe, Naomi Walenta, and guests provide the music; you provide the happy feet!

WHO:
Lindy in the Park is open to the general public (all ages) for anyone who enjoys dancing or listening to swing music.

WHERE:
LitP takes place in San Francisco’s Golden Gate Park, near the Music Concourse and the de Young Museum, on the wide, south sidewalk area of John F. Kennedy Drive, between the 8th Ave. and 10th Ave. park entrances.
Yahoo! Maps Link: YAHOO! MAPS for Lindy in the Park, San Francisco

WHEN:
Every Sunday, 11:00 am – 2:00 pm, year-round, weather permitting (no rain), even on holiday weekends (unless posted otherwise, here, on our website).
11:00 am – 2:00 pm: DJ’ed Music & Dancing
12:00 pm – 12:30 pm: Free Beginning Lesson with Hep Jen & Ken Watanabe
~1:00pm: Free Jazz Step of the Week

HOW TO GET HERE:
If arriving by car, we recommend parking on or near Fulton St. (the northern border of Golden Gate Park) and walking into the park using the 8th or 10th Ave. park entrances from Fulton to reach JFK Drive. (Note that the 8th Ave. entrance and JFK Dr. are closed to traffic on Sundays.) The following Muni lines are also a great option: N-Judah, 5-Fulton, 28-19th Ave, 31-Balboa, 33-Stanyan, 38-Geary, 43-Masonic, 44-O’Shaughnessy, 71-Haight/Noriega.

E-MAIL US:
info@lindyinthepark.com

Feb
9
2014

Sunday, February 9, 2014: Lindy in the Park canceled due to rain

Hi Everyone,

Sorry, but Lindy in the Park is canceled again, today (2/9/2014), due to rain.  It’s currently raining here in San Francisco (9:20am) and the forecasts predict rain throughout most of today.  We hope to be back next week, weather permitting.

Ken

Feb
2
2014

Sunday, February 2, 2014: Lindy in the Park canceled due to rain

Hi Everyone,

Sorry, but Lindy in the Park is canceled today (2/2/2014) due to rain.  We didn’t think it would ever happen again ;-), but it’s currently raining here in San Francisco (10:00am) and the forecasts predict rain throughout the afternoon.  We hope to be back next week, weather permitting.

Ken

Jan
4
2014

Lindy in the Park

San Francisco’s free outdoor swing dance since 1996!

WHAT:
Lindy in the Park (LitP) is a fun, free, friendly, public outdoor swing dance held every Sunday, 11:00am-2:00pm, in San Francisco’s beautiful Golden Gate park. Free beginning swing dance lesson with Hep Jen & Ken Watanabe: 12:00pm-12:30pm (no partner or experience required). DJ’s Ken Watanabe and Naomi Walenta provide the music; you provide the happy feet!

WHO:
Open to the general public (all ages) for anyone who enjoys dancing or listening to swing music.

WHERE:
In San Francisco’s Golden Gate Park, near the Music Concourse and the de Young Museum, on the wide, south sidewalk area of John F. Kennedy Dr., between the 8th Ave. and 10th Ave. park entrances. Yahoo! Maps Link: YAHOO! MAPS for Lindy in the Park, San Francisco

WHEN:
Every Sunday, 11:00am-2:00pm, year-round, weather permitting (no rain), even on holiday weekends (unless posted otherwise, here, on our website).
11:00am-2:00pm: DJ’ed Music & Dancing
12:00pm-12:30pm: Free Beginning Swing Dance Lesson
~1:00pm: Jazz Step of the Week

DIRECTIONS:
If arriving by car, we recommend parking on or near Fulton St. (northern border of the park) and walking into the park using the 8th or 10th Ave. park entrances from Fulton to reach JFK Dr. (Note that the 8th Ave. entrance and JFK Dr. are closed to cars on Sundays.) The following Muni lines are also a great option: N-Judah, 5-Fulton, 28-19th Ave, 31-Balboa, 33-Stanyan, 38-Geary, 43-Masonic, 44-O’Shaughnessy, 71-Haight/Noriega.

E-MAIL US:
info@lindyinthepark.com

Our weather forecast is from WP Wunderground