Overall Schedule for Brickyard Blues

Thursday Pre-Party

Arrive early for the March 8th pre-party.

The Thursday pre-party is separate from the workshop weekend, but we will be dropping in on some of Atlanta's recurring blues happenings.

Timeframe Activity Venue Description
8:00 pm - 9:45 pm Dinner Fat Matt's Rib Shack Come for the food and live blues. There is no space to dance, but the food and music are great.
10:00 pm - 2:00 am Dancing Northside Tavern (21+) The weekly Thursday Night Blues Party with music by The Breeze Kings is a rollicking good time. Come discover why it is such a regular draw for Atlanta's blues dancers.

Brickyard Blues Workshop Weekend

This schedule represents the intended plan for the weekend.

Exact times, venues, and music details will be added as they are solidified.

Friday

Timeframe Activity Venue Description
Evening Main Dance Blue Mark Studios A 137 year old church turned art gallery and event space. Vintage wood floor and great atmosphere.
Late Night Late Night Dance Blue Mark Studios Late night at the same venue. No need to pause dancing to change locations.

Saturday

Timeframe Activity Venue Description
Late Morning Morning Classes TBA Track Classes
Early Afternoon Lunch Your Choice Lunch on your own
Afternoon Afternoon Classes TBA Track Classes
Evening Main Dance Blue Mark Studios A 137 year old church turned art gallery and event space. Vintage wood floor and great atmosphere.
Late Night Late Night Dance Blue Mark Studios Late night at the same venue. No need to pause dancing to change locations.

Sunday

Timeframe Activity Venue Description
Late Morning Morning classes TBA Track Classes / Piedmont Intensive
Early Afternoon Lunch Talk TBA A lunch talk is planned for Sunday. It will tie in with the themes of the workshop.
Afternoon Afternoon Classes TBA Track Classes / Piedmont Intensive
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm Dinner & Drinks Blind Willie's Blues Club Blind Willie's will be open to dancers for dinner and drinks before the music starts. Come support the evening venue.
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm Evening Dance Blind Willie's Blues Club Located in a historic building with a vintage wood floor, Blind Willie's has hosted nearly 10,000 nights of live blues performances. On Sunday evening, blues dancers have it all to ourselves.