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Soul Night at the Gulfport Casino

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City of Gulfport: Gulfport Casino Ballroom

5500 Shore Blvd S · Gulfport, FL

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Watch for Kathryn or Pete. we will post where we are sitting and how to find us once we get there

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Friday, January 11th (2019) is Soul Night at the Gulfport Casino, happening the second Friday of every month! Dance to the best in Funk, Soul, Disco, Motown, Rhythm & Blues, with an exciting mix of retro and modern dance music, great for a variety of partner dances (Hustle, Swing, West-Coast, Blues, Stepping, Cha Cha, Rumba, Shag, Fusion, etc), plus group, line, and freestyle dancing too! Music & Dancing happens 8pm-midnight, preceded by a Dance Lesson 7-8pm. Just $10 includes the dance AND the lesson. Students get $6 admission if they show up by 7:00pm and take the lesson.

January 11th's lesson is West-Coast Swing
Special Guest Instructor Renee Lipman


All Ages No Partners Needed Doors Open 6:45pm Door Prizes Cash Bar

Lesson Info — Swing Time welcomes special guest instructor, Renee Lipman, who'll teach the 7pm West-Coast Swing lesson. Renee is a mover and shaker in the West-Coast world who's largely responsible for the resurgence of West-Coast Swing in Tampa Bay. Since 2006, she's won numerous competitions, including a silver medal in the 2007 U.S. Open Swing Dance Championships.

The Gulfport Casino Ballroom is one of the world's top dance destinations, offering social dance excitement in a picturesque beachfront setting. It features a rich history, a grand dance floor, a full bar, a smoke-free atmosphere, and free parking. The Gulfport Casino Ballroom is located in the St. Petersburg, Florida area at 5500 Shore Blvd. S., Gulfport, FL[masked]