Eight to the Bar

Hey, Gang- Eight to the Bar has been nominated for in the "2018 CT Now Best of Hartford Reader's Poll" in the "Best Overall Band" category. Would you please vote for us? We'd love to win this! Click on (or copy and paste) http://www.ctnow.com/best-of/hartford-poll/#/gallery/98827169/http://www.ctnow.com/best-of/hartford-poll/#/gallery/98827169/

Voting doesn't start until May 1 but you can "share" our nomination notice to people you think might be interested and hopefully they'll vote, too when voting opens!


Fri 3/23 Swing dance put on by Hudson Valley Community Dances– Poughkeepsie Tennis Club   135 South Hamilton 8:30-11:30 Poughkeepsie, NY Large wooden dance floor, beautiful historic building. www.hudsonvalleydance.org

Fri 3/30 The Office (mostly Motown)  35 Old State Rd. #67   8-12  Oxford, CT
Come join us at this cozy bar that features a back room with a large dance floor. Free lot parking. 203-463-8455.


Fri 4/6  First Friday Swing Dance   Albany Elks Lodge 25 South Allen St. 8-11  Albany, NY 
Big hall with a large wooden dance floor! Don't miss this rare area appearance! www.danceflurry.org/swing

Sat 4/7 Maple Tree Cafe (mostly Motown) 651 Hopmeadow St.   8:30-12      Simsbury, CT 860-651-1297 Come have a delicious dinner and dance the night away on their large dance floor! www.mapletreecafe.com

Fri 4/13 Moseley's on the Charles "Super Singles & Couples" Swing (+ some blues, Motown, and Ballroom) Dance  50 Bridge St.   Rte 109  Dedham, MA  Exit 16A off Rte 128/95). 8-9: DJ; 9-12 Eight to the Bar with 2 short breaks. Pizza Buffet at 8:30 & Dessert for patrons who come early. Cash Bar. Door prizes at end of the evening. $15 admission. We played here back in December and had a huge turnout. Let's do it again! wwwSuperSinglesDance.com

Fri 4/27 "Celebrate Spring" Dance (Ballroom & Swing) at the Glastonbury Riverfront Community Center  300 Welles St  7:30-11 Glastonbury, CT! $20 nonmembers, $15 USA Dance members. Complimentary Refreshments  Finger Food Desserts    For more info contact Barbara Baran, Chapter President: 860-568-1401. On Facebook at USA Dance Greater Hartford CT Chapter #3056. www.usadance-hartford. org

Sat 4/28 CRIS Radio Annual Fundraiser Gala   Bond Ballroom  338 Asylum St.     5:30-10:30pm  Hartford, CT  Celebrate 40 years of CRIS Radio at the Annual Dining & Dancing in the Dark event featuring their  "Dancing with the Stars All-Stars Competition". 
This is our seventh time playing at this unique, wonderful event and we couldn't be more excited. Please come out and support us as we play swing, Motown, ballroom, and a little bit of blues! 860-527-8000  info @crisradio.org