2018 Yorkshire Music and Dance Festival (Cajun/Zydeco/Vintage)

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Date(s) - 15/03/2018 - 18/03/2018
10:15 am - 11:30 pm

The 2018 Yorkshire and Zydeco festival has been extended this year to include Vintage dance!

A great weekend of toe-tapping and Vintage live music plus mask-making and dance workshops and guided walks.

Weekend pass(Fri-Sun) £65
Sat/Sun Day Pass £30
Sat/Sun Afternoon sessions £12.50
Fri/Sat/Sun Eve sessions £2o

Booking form: http://www.yorkshirecajun.com/booking-form.html 

Thursday 15th:

Evening session – Bosco Beret at Suddabys

Friday 16th March:

7pm – 8.30pm – Acadian Strings
9pm – 11.30pm – Hot Creole

Saturday 17th March 2018:

9.45am – 10.45am Mask/Jingle stick Making Class (Milton Rooms) £5

10.30am -Malton Historic Walk (Meet Chapter Two Bar, Marketplace)

10.45am – 11.45am Dance Workshop (Assembly Rooms at Milton Rooms)

12.30pm – Mardi Gras Parade led by Rough Chowder (Assemble in main hall, Milton Rooms)

1pm – 3pm Rough Chowder (Milton Rooms)

5pm-5.45pm Dance workshop Ceilidh (Assembly Rooms at Milton Rooms)

6.45pm-8pm Charlies Cajun Ceilidh (Milton Rooms)

8.15pm-9.45pm The Cajun Specials (Milton Rooms)

10pm-12pm Vuigband (Milton Rooms)

Sunday 18th March 2018
10am-11.30am – Vintage Dance Workshop  by York Vintage Dance Group (Assembly Rooms at Milton Rooms)

10.30am – A Dickens of a Malton (Meet at Hidden Monkey)

11.30am – 12.30am Waltz and Two Step Dance Workshop (Assembly Rooms at Milton Rooms)

1.00pm-2.30pm Vintage-Rhythm Exchange Band (Milton Rooms)

2.45pm – 4pm Bosco Beret (with a twist!) (Milton Rooms)

4.00pm – 6pm Jam Session (Suddabys)

4.30pm – 5.30pm Film Show ‘First Cousins’ (Assembly Rooms at Milton Rooms)

7pm – 10pm Chris Hall’s Double Shots (Milton Rooms)

Any band put together by Chris, the Godfather of British Cajun & Zydeco, is sure to be special! Chris tells us we can expect Creole Zydeco influenced by the likes of Geno Delafose, Jeffrey Broussard & Boozoo Chavis.

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