Day: Tuesdays (weekly)
Time: 19:00 - 22:00
Price: Free entrance
Address: On the Rocks, Mikonkatu 15, 00100 Helsinki
3rd party organizer. Event organized by Tuesday Night Hop & Minna Marttila.
Tuesday Night Hop is a weekly event in Helsinki dedicated to swing music.
Djs play danceable swing music including the classic songs by Count Basie, Duke Ellington and Louis Armstrong. Spicing it up with some gypsy swing, rhythm’n’blues and new orleans jazz. And not forgetting the modern crowd favorites like Candy Jacket Jazz Band, Hot Sugar Band and Glenn Crytzer.
All music lovers, beginner dancers, non dancers and swing dance veterans are welcomed to enjoy Tuesday Nigth Hop.
Free entrance (except during the Live nights)
Tuesday Night Hop Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/tuesdaynighthop/
Once a month we enjoy live music and on those evenings we start already at 18 with a taster class in eg. lindy hop or another swing dance. Tickets for live nights can be bought at the door or from Tiketti.
All live nights of this spring:
- Jan 28th
- Feb 25th
- Mar 24th
- Apr 21st
What is Lindy hop?
Lindy hop is a fun and expressive dance born in Harlem in the late 1920’s danced to swinging jazz music. Here are some example of Lindy hop:
Read more about Lindy hop: https://blackpepperswing.com/lindyhop/