THE MUSIC AND CULTURE OF 40S AND 50S AMERICA.
3 days of free concerts with spectacular international artists that continue to keep Rock’n’Roll alive and kicking in all its musical guises: R’n’R, Swing, Country, Rockabilly, Rhythm’n’Blues, Hillbilly, Doo-Wop, Western Swing. 1 Burlesque and Cabaret show. Hours of music and social dance in the evocative setting of the centre of Lugano and along its iconic lake courtesy of an incredible selection of specialist DJs from all around the world. Vintage Market: 20th Century antiques and memorabilia, vintage and repro clothes, shoes, accessories, and paraphernalia. Top quality street food. Free dance lessons to learn all you need to know to take your first steps onto the dance floor and into the world of swing. American Classic Car Cruise & Car Park for pre-1969 American automobiles. After-parties to carry on dancing all night long. During the festival there will also be the Summer Jamboree on the Lake Dance Camp (info & booking [email protected]) – a full-on immersion into the dances that originate from the swing and rock’n’roll eras with some of the best professional dances the world has to offer.
The event will coincide with the great immersive exhibition ROCK’N’ROLL IS A STATE OF THE SOUL https://rocknrollisastateofthesoul.com/ in Lugano from 29 May to 14 June 2020 Villa Ciani
More info: [email protected]