The 11th Annual Jazz Age Lawn Party (part 1) will take place this weekend, June 11, 2016 – June 12, from 11:00 am to 5:00 pm.

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Dust off your dancing shoes and best flapper-garb and head to the 2-day prohibition-era inspired festival on Governors Island.

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Hosted by Michael Arenella and his Dreamland Orchestra, the event boasts 1920s and 30s jazz, flappers and dandys, vintage-inspired cocktails and libations and more.

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You can learn some vintage dance moves and shimmy your way over to the Charleston Dance-Off, or if Bathing Beauties and Beaus are more your style, be sure not to miss the vintage swimwear parade.


This is an advance purchase event only. Tickets will not be available on site or at the door.


posted by Mai Armstrong for the Working Harbor Committee