Eight to the Bar

Dear Fans: Thanks for voting us "Best Overall Band" in the CT Now Hartford 2018 Readers' Poll! WE'VE JUST BEEN NOMINATED AGAIN FOR 2019! PLEASE HELP US WIN BY VOTING FOR US (click on the link below or copy and paste it) 
 https://courant.secondstreetapp.com/CTNOW-Best-of-Hartford-2019-4/

 

 

 

 

 

Fri 6/7 The Knickerbocker Music Center (formerly the Knickerbocker Café) 35 Railroad Ave. Westerly RI 8:30-11:15  Eat, drink, and dance on their beautiful wooden dance floor! Great late night menu! Tix: $12 pp. www.knickerbockercafe.com 401-315-5070

Sat 6/8 Swing City  680 Huron Ave. 9-12 Cambridge MA   Beautiful, large sprung wooden dance floor,  free lot parking across the street, swing dance lesson free w/admission. Ice cold air conditioning. www.swingcityboston.com  Cambridge, MA

Thur 6/27 Outdoor Show- Bristol (RI) Fourth of July Concert Series at Independence Park, Thames & Franklin St.   7:45-9:30  Bristol, RI  Free! Bring some lawn chairs and come to this beautiful park on the Bay!  https://fourthofjulybristolri.com/concert-series/
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Sun 6/30 3rd Annual Band Jam Memorial Gig for the late Cheryl Scott (w/other bands) at the Parrott Delaney 2-7pm New Hartford, CT Come enjoy a fun afternoon listening, dancing and singing along to some of the best Connecticut Iconic bands all to raise funds for a scholarship fund (Cheryl Scott Music & Scholarship Fund) https://www.facebook.com/playitforward4thekids/ in Cheryl Scott's honor.
Here are the bands: 
The Cartells, Tirebiter, Rock Solid Alibi, The Scott Family Band, Beatles Forever, and surprise guests! Tickets are $20 pp before the event and $25 at the door. Go to www.parrottdelaneytavern.ticketbud.com. Beverages and food available for purchase.

JULY (partial- more shows to come!)

Sat 7/6 Private           7:45-11:45                                                                      Norfolk, CT

Sun 7/7 Summertime Swing at the Spiegeltent at the Fisher Center 60 Manor Ave Annandale-On-Hudson, NY. 845-758-7900 Event starts at 6pm, dance instruction at 6:30 pm, ETTB plays from 7:30-10  Have a wonderful evening at this wildly beautiful, huge circular gypsy tent located next to the Fisher Arts Center on the campus of Bard College! Start your evening with some food and drink from their wonderful summer menu followed by dance instruction (optional), then dance the night away! Tickets: $30 pp. Buys your tickets here: Https://tickets.fishercenter.bard.edu/0/1969

Tues 7/9 Outdoor Show on the grounds of the Southbury Training School  1461 South Britain Rd. (rte 172) 6:30-8:30 Southbury, CT. Free concert on the beautiful rolling grounds of the Southbury Training School. We have played here for a number of years and it's a wonderful location and always a wonderful time. Come join us!

Fri 7/12 Moseley’s “Super Singles & Couples" (classic Motown, some Blues, some Swing, & Ballroom) Dance at Moseley's on the Charles   50 Bridge St  Rte 109   Dedham, MA   8-9: DJ; 9-12 ETTB w/ 2 short breaks. Pizza Buffet at 8:30, cash bar, door prizes. $15 admission. Huge club, huge turnout!    www.supersinglesdance.com

Sun 7/14 Outdoor Show at Sunset Bar & Grille, Water’s Edge, 1525 Boston Post Rd.  6-10pm  Westbrook, CT This is our first time playing at this beautiful outdoor bar at the Water's Edge! They have a canopy overhead in case of rain so it is a rain or shine show. Great food & drink and NO COVER! We'll be playing mostly Motown with some Swing and a little bit of Blues. Loads of dancing! Please come out and support us! 860-399-5901  https://watersedgeresortandspa.com/dining/sunset-bar-grill/

Wed 7/17 Outdoor Show at Elizabeth Park 1561 Asylum Ave. 6:30-8 W. Hartford, CT (rain date Thur 7/18). Elizabeth Park is one of the top parks in the State of Connecticut, known for its incredible, huge flower displays. This is probably the biggest show that we play- thousands of people dancing and picnicing on the grounds. Come join the fun! www.elizabethparkct.org then click on "Events", then "All Events". 

Sat 7/20  Private      evening                    Newport, RI

Sun 7/21 Private 4:30-8:30 Narragansett, RI

Sat 7/27 Outdoor Show at Lake Waramaug  6:30-8  New Preston, CT

Wed 7/31 Outdoor Show at  Waterford Beach Park 317 Great Neck Rd.  6-8pm Waterford, CT This is one of the most beautiful parks where we play! It is a beach and yet it's also a park so it's very scenic! Come join us! 860-437-4385