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Let's celebrate friendships by sharing out passion towards Lindy Hop with our not-yet-dancing friends.

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Address: Black Pepper Swing, Karjalankatu 2 (4th floor), 00520 Helsinki, Finland

Tacky Anna bringing again the tackiest party to all swing dancers.

We celebrate friendships on the weekend after Valentine’s Day (Friend’s Day). And if you want to get your friend hooked on this world too, we have a Lindy Hop Beginners’s weekend conveniently taking place on the same weekend.

By the way, did you know why it’s literally “Friend’s Day” in Finnish? Well, here’s why:

In Finnish, Valentine’s Day is called ystävänpäivä (literally “Friend’s Day”)

In Finland, friendship is what’s celebrated on Valentine’s Day. People give gifts and cards to their best friends; it’s not just for romantic partners.

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Schedule and registration

Lindy Hop Beginners’ Weekend Course

17-18 Feb, Sat+Sun, 12:00-14:00 on both days

Are you a Lindy Hop newbie, or do you know someone who’s always wanted to try it out? This weekend course is for everyone who has never danced Lindy before or is not yet comfortable with the basics.

During the total of 4h of lessons we’ll dive deep into the world of swing dancing. No previous experience whatsoever needed. This weekend course follows our proven “learn to dance in a weekend” concept.

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Friend’s Day Party

17 Feb, Saturday, starting at 18:00

A party to celebrate friendships. Come and witness the tackiest social dance in the city.

Ceremony masters and hosts of the evening, Anna and Ana, have transformed yet again the Black Pepper Swing premises around the theme of the party - friends.

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Tickets available at the door (10€).

Black Pepper Swing, Karjalankatu 2 (4th floor), 00520 Helsinki, Finland