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Big White Rock Around the Rock and Suburban Swing/ Strictly Swing Summer Retreat 2018
Globe Cafe
Big White, BC
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Big White Rock Around the Rock and Suburban Swing/ Strictly Swing Summer Retreat 2018
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Classes and dances are at Black Forest Day lodge.

Welcome to Big White Rock Around the Rock -Rockabilly Weekend and Suburban Swing/ Strictly Swing Summer Retreat 2018.

Location: Big White Resort Kelowna 5315 Big White Rd, Kelowna, BC V1P 1P3

Instructors: Jason and Crystal Warner (Abbotsford BC) - Christy and Cody Kerr (Spokane Washington)

Four dance workshops that will include, Balboa, Shag, and Lindy Hop.

Join us for a weekend of all things Swing, Jive & Rock n' Roll this July - enjoy a fun packed weekend of live music and dancing brought to you by some extremely talented artists & dancers, including our friends at Suburban Swing from Abbotsford and Strickly Swing in Spokane Washington!

For only $20 (+ tax) your wristband includes no-cover entry to ALL live music events at Globe & Black Forest Day Lodge, a FREE Saturday beginner swing lesson guaranteed to turn you into a pro in no time, COMPLIMENTARY wine-tasting with our feature winery Nostalgia from Oliver Twist Winery, and a FREE delicious malt shake from our 50's shake shack! Plus a chance to win door prizes courtesy of our great partners including PINNED Boutique, Tommy Guns Barber Shop & The Axe Monkeys!

If you are a more serious dancer or student dancer and would like to experience world-class dance workshops & instruction during the weekend too, be sure to get the $80 wristband ($60 early bird price) which includes at least 4 further dance workshops hosted by dance instructors from Canada & the USA, Christy & Cody Kerr and Jason & Crystal Warner.

The line up of vintage-inspired live music talent includes The Lounge Hounds, Black Cat Soul & Kitsch n' Sync among others. Dance the night away on Friday and Saturday nights and enjoy an outdoor boogie-woogie in beautiful Big White village on Saturday too...

PLUS this year you can also take in the annual Big White CiderFest featuring dozens of local cideries sampling their fruity brews in the village centre on Saturday, July 28th too! This is guaranteed to be one of the most fun-filled summer weekends on our beautiful mountain.....

Accommodation packages

Accommodation packages are also available at The Inn at Big White and other on-mountain accommodations through Big White Central Reservations cenres@bigwhite.com, 1800-663-2772, 250-765-8888

Big White Central Reservations is pleased to support Rock around the Rock
with accommodation discounts for the Swing Dancers that are part of the
professional dance workshops that weekend, to be hosted by Suburban Swing
from Abbotsford, for the weekend of July 27 - 29.
Please pass on the following booking code and information to the dancers:

Big White Central Reservations is pleased to provide the following discounts
for the weekend of July 27-29 inclusive.
1 Night Stays - 10% discount (Valid at Inn at Big White)
2 Night or more Stays - 20% discount (Valid at all properties available
through Big White Central Reservations including Whitefoot Lodge & Trappers

Dancers Special Code: AA/2018
For bookings: Big White Central Reservations:  cenres@bigwhite.com,
1800-663-2772, 250-765-8888.

Wristbands for dances only are available for purchase NOW at http://www.globedining.com/globetapas/event/3rd-annual-rock-around-the-rock/ via Brown Paper Tickets online. OR in person at the Globe, Suburban Swing, or Spokane Strickly Swing anytime...

Grab your special friends & your dancing shoes and get ready to Rock around the Rock all weekend!


Friday evening dance at the Globe
Live music with: TBA

Saturday workshops @ Black Forest Daylodge
9 am - 10 am Beginner Lindy Hop (Smooth Style / Hollywood style)
10 am - 11 am Double Bug - Two follows one lead.  Need basic Lindy hop to attend.
1 pm -2 pm Beginner/Intermediate Shag Workshop

Saturday evening dance @ Black Forest Daylodge
Live Music with: Lounge Hounds

Sunday Workshop @ Black Forest Daylodge
10 am - 11 am Beginner Balboa


Globe Cafe (View)
5375 Big White Road
Big White, BC V1X 4K5


Arts > Dance
Education > Workshops
Music > Rockabilly
Other > Festivals

Kid Friendly: Yes!
Dog Friendly: Yes!
Wheelchair Accessible: No



Name Withheld
port coquitlam, BC Canada
Jul 27, 2018 7:24 AM
Chad L.
Penticton, BC Canada
Jul 26, 2018 10:39 AM
Steve S.
Penticton, BC Canada
Jul 26, 2018 10:39 AM
Name Withheld
Abbotsford, BC Canada
Jul 24, 2018 4:06 PM
Name Withheld
Chilliwack, BC Canada
Jul 24, 2018 1:08 PM

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