Programme

Wednesday, 3rd

22:00 – 00:00 . The Customs Clearance Pre-Party
@Little Big Apple . R. Prof. Mira Fernandes 10A Lj. B
Metro Olaias . Bus 720, 730, 756, 793
We’re kicking off this amazing weekend with a chilled pre-party in the Little Big Studio where many Lindy Hoppers are born and nurtured. If you’re in town already, come on over and start winding your shoe laces.


Thursday, 4th

18:00 . The Blue Skies Routine
@Little Big Apple . R. Prof. Mira Fernandes 10A Lj. B
Metro Olaias . Bus 720, 730, 756, 793
Learn this year’s routine for our theme song and let’s get together every time it blasts at the parties.

20:00 – 00:00 . The Check-In
@Câmara do Comércio de Lisboa . Rua das Portas de Santo Antão, 89
Metro Restauradores (blue), Rossio (green)
You can check in right at our main venue. The earlier you get there to take care of things, the less likely you are to find a huge line of people standing between you and the dance floor. Also, it is the perfect time to pay for your Sunday Surf Lesson.

22:00 – 04:00 . The Take-off Party
@Câmara do Comércio de Lisboa . Rua das Portas de Santo Antão, 89
Metro Restauradores (blue), Rossio (green)
Put on your most comfortable dancing shoes and get to dancing like no one is watching. Or like everyone is watching, whatever floats your boat is fine by us…
Professor Cunningham and his Old School are here to make you feel the feels and bounce the bounces.


Friday, 5th

15:00 – 17:30 . The Moving Lindy Games without Borders
@Jardim do Príncipe Real . Praça do Príncipe Real, 1250-096 Lisboa
Bus 758, 773, Metro Rato (yellow) +10 min walk
Games without borders of country, culture and social norms that will take you on a wild ride through Lisbon. So, you’ll get to play AND tour the city! You’ll be challenged to take the best of your childhood and a keen disposition towards the ridiculous. You might end up with a few embarrassing photos, but it’s a great way to make friends.

21:00 – 22:00 . The Tasty Tasters: Creativity and Team Work with Solology
@Câmara do Comércio de Lisboa . Rua das Portas de Santo Antão, 89
Metro Restauradores (blue), Rossio (green)
Create a choreography, work with new friends, test the boundless limits of your creativity. More info here.

22:00 – 04:00 . The Red Eye Party
@Câmara do Comércio de Lisboa . Rua das Portas de Santo Antão, 89
Metro Restauradores (blue), Rossio (green)
Professor Cunningham and his Old School are galvanising the crowd… You know the drill: embrace your partner and have fun.
             . 22:30 . The J&J Prelims
Be there or be square. And be on time, because this flight will most certainly be overbooked.


Saturday, 6th

15:00 – 16:00 . The MP3 Experience
We’ll send you an e-mail with the location and the file to download. Shhh. It’s top secret. You’ve got the special file on your MP3 player and you’re up for anything… You know you’ll press play when you get the secret signal. The rest is for us to know and for you to enjoy.

17:00 – 18:30 . The Tasty Tasters: Shaping your Solo with Katie Cobalt / Fitness for Dancers with Areski Stichweh
@Little Big Apple . R. Prof. Mira Fernandes 10A Lj. B
Metro Olaias . Bus 720, 730, 756, 793
Pick your tasty taster and embark on a journey of discovery with the sweetest and most fun teachers the Lindy community has to offer.
More info here.

21:00 – 22:00 . The Tasty Tasters: Locking with Fausto Bellucci
@Câmara do Comércio de Lisboa . Rua das Portas de Santo Antão, 89
Metro Restauradores (blue), Rossio (green)
Unlock the secrets of Locking. Debunk the Funk. See what we did there? We can’t wait to see what you do there… More info here.

22:00 – 04:00 . The High in the Sky Party
@Câmara do Comércio de Lisboa . Rua das Portas de Santo Antão, 89
Metro Restauradores (blue), Rossio (green)
Professor Cunningham and His Old School will light your feet on fire. Also, a little bird told us that there will be other exciting dancing surprises… Can’t stop, won’t stop.


Sunday, 7th

14:00 – 17:00 Surf Class
@Bar Casa da Praia, Carcavelos
Train from Cais do Sodré, exit in Carcavelos. The ride takes under 30 minutes.
You should register for this class beforehand — an email will be sent with a form for you to register —, and pay at the check-in.
Let’s have fun in the sun! (fingers crossed there will be sun)
Even if you don’t want to take the surf class, don’t miss out on this chill afternoon by the sea.
If you want company for the train ride, be at the station at 13:25 to go as a group — no worries, if you miss them, you can take the next train.

17:30 – 18:30 Tasty Taster: Yoga — Let’s Twist with Sara dal Corso
@Praia de Carcavelos*
Train from Cais do Sodré, exit in Carcavelos. The ride takes under 30 minutes.
Unwind from this fabulous weekend with a sweet and stretchy yoga class right on the beach.
More info here.
*If it rains, we’ll announce an alternative venue for this taster.

22:00 – 04:00 . The Touch Down Party
@Ateneu da Madre Deus . Rua Nicolau Tolentino, 2
Bus 718, 728
We’re never ready to land in reality after a weekend like this, so let’s make it last as much as we can. Stamp a few more great moments on your passport of memories.
Professor Cunningham and His Old School have prepared a special, more intimate set to envelop us in a cozy blanket for when the onion ninjas attack.
Our goodbyes are always so sweet and salty from the smiles and tears (ok, and sweat).

 

Here’s the Blue Skies programme in PDF so that you can carry it in your smartphone, if you’d like.