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London's JIVE ACES with special guest MAKINNA RIDGWAY at the Spanish Ballroom at Glen Echo Park, Glen Echo

  • Glen Echo Park 7300 MacArthur Boulevard Glen Echo, Maryland 20812 (map)

Beginner swing lesson with Tom and Debra 8-9pm, dance 9pm-12midnight
Admission $20 at the door; $15 for ages 11-17
Purchase our FREQUENT DANCER DISCOUNT CARD—a $120 value! Pre-pay $100 for five dances at the Spanish Ballroom and get the sixth dance FREE! On sale at all of our dances at the Spanish Ballroom. Email [email protected] for more info.

Join us for a fabulous night of manic swing dance fun with the JIVE ACES, UK's top swing band! This wildly popular group has performed at thousands of festivals, theaters and events throughout the UK, Europe and the USA, as well as Japan, Israel and the Caribbean. Renown for their high-energy music and spectacular stage show, you'll be treated to swing and R&B classes made famous by greats such as Louis Prima, Cab Calloway, Bobby Darin, Louis Armstrong, Dean Martin, Big Joe Turner, and Sammy Davis, Jr., among others. The Jive Aces will be joined tonight by the lovely songstress Makinna Ridgway of the Satin Dollz—what an incredible treat!!

After you see them, you’ll know why we NEVER miss a chance to see the Jive Aces!! Check out their award-winning video for their hit single "Bring Me Sunshine." It's swell!