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Gumbo swing, okra dance!

Gumbo swing, okra dance!

Duration:1.5 hours total
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

Salutations - I'm Don! I've been dancing for over two decades, and I love sharing dance with visitors and locals alike. I started swing dancing in 1998 with Breakaway, Lindy Hop ,Balboa,and Blues. I enjoy many Latin dances like salsa, merengue, bachata, tango, and the complementary dances like milonga, kandomba and kianga. I started with Rockabilly in 1998 the swing dance of that time! Come to…
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What we’ll do

We'll meet up at one of the most reputed clubs on Frenchmen - the Spotted Cat! We'll listen so some traditional jazz to warm up, then I'll teach you the basics to some New Orleanian swing dance. I can do any level, from expert to beginner, and I'll give you some moves that will guarantee a great time in New Orleans. Once we meet up and go over the basics, we can meander to some other clubs or…

What else you should know

Just be ready for crowded not so crowded, drinking lite or heavy, the crowd could be heavy or light. It will be a great experience you're not ready for that you will thoroughly enjoy.

What to bring

Comfortable dancing shoes
Tips for the band!
An open mind and a sense of humor
Some venues have a door charge and all have a one drink minimum!

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Where you'll be

We'll start by meeting at the legendary Spotted Cat, one of the most eminent clubs on Frenchmen Street, to kick off an awesome night! Second base will be d.b.a., another local favorite, and other stops may include Favela Chic, Three Muses, Bamboula's, and Maison. It all depends on where you feel the groove :)

Availability

If you don’t see availability for the time you are looking for, you can .
Tue, 17th Sep    From 18:30 to 20:00.
$82 per person
10 of 10 spots left

Keep these in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

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Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests ages 21 and up can attend.

Government ID

You’ll need to take a picture of yourself that matches the photo on your ID. This is so Airbnb can confirm who’s actually going on the experience. You’ll only have to do this once.

More tips

Just be ready for crowded not so crowded, drinking lite or heavy, the crowd could be heavy or light. It will be a great experience you're not ready for that you will thoroughly enjoy.
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dance party
Gumbo swing, okra dance!
23 reviews
From $82/person
23 reviews
From $82/person