16th Framiversary - Free Admission!
Oct
19
to Oct 20

16th Framiversary - Free Admission!

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We are thrilled to invite you all to come celebrate Frim Fram's Sweet 16! This year to celebrate everything you have given to us, we have some special things in store for you including:

  • Free admission for everyone!
  • Music requests played all night long by your favorite DJ and Music Coordinator, Ryan Swift!
  • Strictly Dance Contest with amazing prizes including free admission to Frim Fram for a full year for the 1st place winners!
  • Red Velvet Cake!
  • Optional admission will be accepted and donated in its entirety to the Frankie Manning Foundation
  • Extra room open for more dancing and hanging out!
  • 8pm Intro lesson by Heather Flock ($5)
  • RVSP and share our Facebook event!
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Back to School Night 2017!
Sep
21
to Sep 22

Back to School Night 2017!

It's September, there is a slight chill in the air (or the hint of it coming soon) and school is back in session. We'd like to welcome all returning students and brand new ones to come to Frim Fram and dance!

For this one night only admission is FREE to anyone with a valid high school or college student ID (lesson not included, it's still $5)

Columbia, NYU, Fordham, CUNY... who are we missing?

Spread the word and see you then!

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NO FRAM - Midsummer Night Swing Celebration of Dawn Hampton
Jul
6
6:00 PM18:00

NO FRAM - Midsummer Night Swing Celebration of Dawn Hampton

Photo by Tamara Pinco/Lincoln Center

Photo by Tamara Pinco/Lincoln Center

There will be no Frim Fram on July 6 - Lincoln Center is celebrating our late friend, the incredible Dawn Hampton, at Midsummer Night Swing!  We hope everyone will join us uptown on a "Frim Fram Field Trip" to Damrosch Park as we celebrate Dawn with live music from Ron Sunshine and George Gee Swing Orchestra!

The light is on! Join us for a special evening celebrating the life of swing dance legend Dawn Hampton, who passed away in 2016. With big band hits provided by Ms. Hampton’s friends John Dokes, Paula Hampton, Ron Sunshine and his Orchestra, and the 17-piece George Gee Swing Orchestra, you’ll be inspired to follow Dawn’s own advice and “let the music move you.”
— Midsummer Night Swing
  • Dance floor opens at 6:00 pm
  • Dance lesson at 6:30 pm
  • Live music at 7:30 pm
  • RSVP on the Facebook event

We suggest you check out the event page, and the full 2017 schedule for ticket information - Midsummer Night Swing is one of our favorite events in NYC!

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80th Anniversary of Webb/Goodman Battle of the Bands
May
11
to May 12

80th Anniversary of Webb/Goodman Battle of the Bands

  • Frim Fram celebrates the 80th Anniversary of the battle of the bands between Benny Goodman & Chick Webb at the Savoy Ballroom!
  • DJs Heather Flock (representing Benny Goodman) and Ryan Swift (representing Chick Webb) will play the music of these two Kings of Swing all night long!
  • Official pre-party for the final year of BABBLE
  • RSVP on our Facebook event!
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