2. Upcoming Events (Seattle Area)

3. Dances & Events (Northwest)

4. Dances & Events (National)

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1. ONGOING DANCES & EVENTS (Seattle) top

SUNDAYS

THURSDAYS

  • Cajun Jam Sessions at various locations. Dancers and listeners welcome. To get on the mailing list and for questions, email Katherine.

2. UPCOMING DANCES & EVENTS (Seattle Area) top

Wed, Nov.29 | Zydeco Rex
Highway 99 Blues Club (1414 Alaskan Way), 8pm, $10. And tonight we'll also celebrate MaryLee Lykes' 25th Anniversary teaching dance. Through Lykes to Dance, MaryLee has been teaching people to shake their groove thang now for a quarter century, can you believe it?! Come celebrate her wonderful spirit and community support while you dance yourself happy! RSVP and more info at MaryLee's Facebook event page.

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Sat, Dec.9 | Swamp Soul
Eagles Mother Aerie (8201 Lake City Way NE), 8-11pm, $15. Cajun dance lesson with MaryLee Lykes, 7pm. Full bar, great dance floor!

3rd Friday Dance
Fri, Dec.15 | Gator Boy's Juke Joint & Holiday Extravaganza!
Very special Gator Boy's Juke Joint (every 3rd Friday!) this month at the Eagles Mother Aerie (8201 Lake City Way NE), 8-11pm, $10. Dance lesson 7:15pm: Santa Swings! Surprise your partners with smooth and thoughtful gifts. Dance to favorites from the past year, with special groovin' holiday music throughout, all spun with the Gator Boy's peculiarly great taste. Plus, we'll be joined by very special guests Rockin' Ronni & Her Holiday Hellcats, and I have it on good authority Santa Claus himself will be swingin' by for a visit! RSVP at the Extravaganza event page on FB and help spread the good word. 3rd Friday dances continue with blues, swing, zydeco, Cajun, Country, waltz, cha cha cha and more with your host, the Gator Boy, spinning tunes from far and wide to pleasure your dancing. Yeah, you right. Full bar, great dance floor! All ages 'til 10pm.

Sun, Dec.31 | New Year's Eve Dance
Northwest Dance Network presents Big Blues with Little Bill on New Year's Eve! at Leif Erikson Hall in Ballard, 9pm-12:30am, $55 adv/$70 after Dec.24. Click for details and ticket links.

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3rd Friday Dance
Fri, Jan.19 | Gator Boy's Juke Joint
Gator Boy's Juke Joint (every 3rd Friday!) at the Eagles Mother Aerie (8201 Lake City Way NE), 8-11pm, $10. Dance lesson 7:15pm. This month's lesson: TBA. 3rd Friday dances continue with blues, swing, zydeco, Cajun, Country, waltz, cha cha cha and more with your host, the Gator Boy, spinning tunes from far and wide to pleasure your dancing. Yeah, you right. Full bar, great dance floor! All ages 'til 10pm. Like our Gator Boy Productions page on FB and get all the latest news, dance and music videos, and other cool content.



3. DANCES & EVENTS (Northwest) top

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Ongoing...
          Portland, OR • Wednesdays
Cascade Zydeco's Weekly Zydeco Lesson and CD dance; check their website for location and times.
          Portland, OR • 1st Friday Roland and Janine host a "Zydeco Social" at Viscount Dance Studios, 7:30-10:30pm, $5. Dance lesson and a nice relaxed evening of zydeco dancing. Roland and Janine are happy to offer assistance if you want to work on your styling.
          Vancouver, WA • Sundays Zydeco at Dodge City Bar & Grill, hosted by Penny and Phil 7-9pm. All ages.
          Eugene, OR • Dancing at Diablo's Downtown Lounge on Wednesdays, free, Cajun/Zydeco lesson 7-8pm, dancing 8-10pm; for more info contact S
cott at bonci@nu-world.com



4. DANCES & EVENTS (National) top

Also, see links to other Cajun/Zydeco calendars around the nation.



5. HOT LINKS & DANCE CLASSES top

DANCE CLASSES

Gator Boy Productions
Ongoing classes and private lessons with the Gator Boy! Cajun, Zydeco, Blues, Country, Swing, Waltz and more. Click here for more info.

Lykes to Dance (MaryLee Lykes, 425.678.8300)
Classes ongoing with MaryLee Lykes, a Seattle icon and dancer extraordinaire!

For additional local Cajun/Zydeco information, see the Gator Boy's HOT LINKS


ALLONS ZYDECO! top

The mission of Gator Boy Productions and the Seattle Zydeco Events Network (Seattle ZEN) is to promote Zydeco, Cajun and Louisiana cultural and music events in and around Seattle by providing regular, accurate, and comprehensive information in an effort to continually expand and energize Seattle's Cajun/Zydeco community.

This service is provided by Sean Donovan and Gator Boy Productions.