Programme

THURSDAY, 5th

22:00 – 01:00 . The Pre-party
@Ateneu da Madre Deus . Rua Nicolau Tolentino, 2
Bus 718, 728
We’re kicking off this amazing weekend with a chilled pre-party on one of our favourite hidden secrets in Lisbon. If you’re around, come on over and start winding your shoe laces.

FRIDAY, 6th

18:00 . The Blue Skies Routine
@Associação BUS . Rua Maria, 73
Metro Anjos (green)
Learn this year’s routine for our theme song and let’s get together every time the music blasts at the parties.

21:00 – 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 appointment with Stoff.

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… The Bumpy Roof Band is here to make you feel the feels and bounce the bounces.

SATURDAY, 7th

16:00 – 17:00 . The MP3 Experience
@ We’ll send you a message with the location and the file to download. Shhh. It’s top secret.
You’ve got the special file in your MP3 player and you’re up to 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.

19:00 – 20:30 . The Tasters: Hip Hop for Lindy Hoppers with César Nusik
@Câmara do Comércio de Lisboa . Rua das Portas de Santo Antão, 89
Metro Restauradores (blue), Rossio (green)
Tap your toes into this amazing dance, its unique personality and some crossover moves with our cherished Charleston. More info here.

19:00 – 22:00 . The Barber Shop
@Câmara do Comércio de Lisboa . Rua das Portas de Santo Antão, 89
Metro Restauradores (blue), Rossio (green)
Our savvy barber will give a great-looking fresh cut to your manly mane.

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)
The Bumpy Roof Band is 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.

SUNDAY, 8th

15:00 . The Lindy Games without Borders
@Jardim de São Bento . Calçada da Estrela/Rua das Francesinhas
Tram 28E, Bus 773, 706, 727, Metro Rato (yellow)
Games without borders of country, culture and social norms. 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.

17:00 – 18:00 . The Open-Air Social Dance with Stomping At Six
@Quiosque São Bento . Calçada da Estrela/Rua das Francesinhas
Tram 28E, Bus 773, 706, 727, Metro Rato (yellow)
A great opportunity to dance against a beautiful background, and enjoy the music of our dear long-time friends, Stomping at SixThis event is open to anyone who’d like to join and didn’t get the chance to register for this year’s Exchange.

19:00 – 20:30 . The Tasters: Bi-role your Lindy with Mago and Alba
@Câmara do Comércio de Lisboa . Rua das Portas de Santo Antão, 89
Metro Restauradores (blue), Rossio (green)
Change your lindy game with some role-swapping master moves that will add fun and spice to your dance. More info here.

19:00 – 22:00 . The Barber Shop
@Câmara do Comércio de Lisboa . Rua das Portas de Santo Antão, 89
Metro Restauradores (blue), Rossio (green)
Last chance for the chaps to get a dapper haircut with our savvy barber.

22:00 – 04:00 . The Touch Down Party
@Câmara do Comércio de Lisboa . Rua das Portas de Santo Antão, 89
Metro Restauradores (blue), Rossio (green)
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 — we’ll be in “dance ’till you drop” with the Bumpy Roof Band mode. Our goodbyes are always so sweet and salty from the smiles and tears (ok, and sweat).