Big Band Dances
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Location: Centennial Park Event Shelter
7 p.m.-10 p.m. Saturdays June - August (no dance on July 1, 2017)
2017 will be the 34th anniversary of Big Band Dances in Metro Parks. Spend your Saturday nights this summer dancing and listening to live big band music played by some of Nashville's finest musicians. Bring a lawn chair and a blanket.
Come Hungry! One savory and one sweet food truck will be on site. A portion of the food truck proceeds go to supporting this FREE event. Show your support by buying their delicious offerings.
Don't know how to dance? No problem. There are two free group dance lessons sponsored by Nashville Ballroom & Company held from 7:00 to 7:30 p.m. and again from 8:30 to 8:50 p.m. The dances taught are listed in parenthesis on the schedule below.
Sponsors include: Tennessee Arts Commission,Nashville Ballroom & Company, Nashville MADE, and the Musician's Performance Trust Fund.
Wondering if the Big Band Dance is cancelled due to weather? Check the twitter page: www.twitter.com/bigbanddances to find out.
Full Schedule Printable PDF
Specialty license plates let the world know what you care about. The GIFT-A-TAG program is a great way to support arts in communities, like the Big Band Dances, which are supported by the Tennessee Arts Commission with funds generated by specialty license plates.