George Gee Joins NYC Big Band Battle on USS Intrepid May 28th, 2016!

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JOIN US FOR AN EPIC BATTLE OF THE BIG BANDS AND SWING DANCING ON
THE FLIGHT DECK OF THE HISTORIC AIRCRAFT CARRIER INTREPID! THIS
ONE-NIGHT-ONLY EVENT IS AN OFFICIAL PART OF FLEET WEEK NEW YORK.
Celebrate the music, dancing and style of the swing era with a spectacular lineup of over 90 performers, including three of New York City’s best big bands, a barbershop quartet and a female vocal trio. There will be a vintage fashion show and contest, swing dance performances, a dance contest, free beginner swing dance lessons and more. VIP ticketholders will get an exclusive tour of the hangar deck and the chance to explore the Museum. Come “follow the fleet” in Navy-inspired outfits and vintage clothes. And bring your dancing shoes—there will be a 2,000-square-foot wood dance floor! Purchase Tickets

This special event is presented by Prohibition Productions and the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum.
For ages 21+ only. Cash bar and snacks will be available for purchase.

 

** Advance Tickets now one sale!

Join us for an epic battle of the big bands and swing dancing on the flight deck of the historic aircraft carrier Intrepid! This one-night-only event is an official part of Fleet Week New York.

big bands on the flight deck // 8:00pm–12:30am:
* Gordon Webster Big Band (14-piece), plus guest vocalists Tatiana Eva-Marie and Charles Turner
* George Gee Swing Orchestra (16-piece), plus guest vocalist John Dokes
* James Langton’s New York All-Star Big Band (14-piece), with Dan Levinson and guest vocalists Gimme Four and Kimberly Hawkey

more music from the swing era:
* Sweet Megg & The Wayfarers – playing in hangar deck, 8:30pm – 12:00)
* Gimme Four – award-winning barbershop quartet
* America’s Sweethearts NYC – all-female close harmony trio
* MC Dandy Wellington
* DJ VaVa Voon

dance performances:
* Gaby Galore’s Lindy Hoppers
* The Rhythm Stompers

plus:
* 1940s-style pinup girls
* Best-dressed contest
* Dance contest
* Free beginner swing dance lessons by Gaby Cook (in hangar deck, 8:00pm–8:30pm)
* 1930s/1940s Vintage Style Fashion show with Allure Original Styles by Mutsumi Gee
* Guided tours of Intrepid for VIP ticketholders only
* Cash bar and snacks will be available for purchase.
( ages 21+ only / with ID)

Celebrate the music, dancing and style of the swing era with a spectacular lineup of over 90 performers, including three of New York City’s best big bands, a barbershop quartet and a female vocal trio. There will be a vintage fashion show and contest, swing dance performances, a dance contest, free beginner swing dance lessons and more. VIP ticketholders will get an exclusive tour of the hangar deck and the chance to explore the Museum. Come “follow the fleet” in Navy-inspired outfits and vintage clothes. And bring your dancing shoes—there will be a 2,000-square-foot wood dance floor!

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TICKETS
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GENERAL ADMISSION
$35 – Early bird tickets (SOLD OUT)
$45 – Advance tickets (thru May 22nd)
$55 – Week of/at door (starting May 23rd & at door)
includes: Access to the pier, hangar deck and flight deck of the ship (except VIP area); and Swing dance lesson. Advance ticket purchase is strongly encouraged.

VIP TICKETS
$65 – Early bird tickets (SOLD OUT)
$75 – Advance tickets (thru May 22nd)
$85 – Week of/at door (starting May 23rd & at door)
includes: Access to the pier, hangar deck and flight deck of the ship; Dedicated VIP line at the door with early entry (7:15pm); VIP-only guided tasting on flight deck from 7:30pm to 8:30pm, hosted by our liquor sponsors; VIP-only guided tour of the Intrepid Museum, led by a tour guide; VIP-only reserved seating and tables in a roped-off area on flight deck; Swing dance lesson. Limited availability. Advance ticket purchase is strongly encouraged.

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This special event is presented by Prohibition Productions and the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum

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