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PARTIES AND EVENTS

2019

JANUARY | FEBRUARY | MARCH | APRIL | MAY | JUNE | JULY|

AUGUST | SEPTEMBER | OCTOBER | NOVEMBER | DECEMBER

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2019

JANUARY 2019

January 10 - 13:  Winter Classic XXIV in Hilton Head Island, SC.  Hosted by Hilton Head Island Carolina Shag Club. Location:  Sonesta Resort Ballroom, Shipyard Plantation, Hilton Head Island, SC.  Cost $90.  Time: Thursday evening through Sunday Morning  .DJ's:  John Smith & Billy Waldrep.  Details: Thursday night Welcome Hospitality Room, The Headliners Band playing for Kick-Off Party dancing in the Ballroom;  Friday:  Line Dance workshop, dancing, nacho bar; Saturday: workshop with Charlie Womble & Jackie McGee, dancing, plated dinner; Sunday: Full Breakfast Buffet.  Hospitality Room Friday & Saturday with free pour & munchies. Hotel:  Sonesta Resort - special room rate $118. Call 1-800-766-3782, ask for Shag Club Rate.  Contact: Kate Sawyer 912-414-4383 or email: ksaug29@yahoo.com for additional information. Web Address:  www.hiltonheadshagclub.com      CLICK HERE FOR THE FLYER AND MORE INFO.

January 25: Winter Dance.  Hosted by Kerr Lake Shag Club. Location:  Penn Bar and Grill, Clarion Inn & Suites, 913 M.L.K. Jr. Ave., Oxford, NC 27565  Cost - NO cover charge.  Time: DJ:  Chigger Woods  Details: Cash Bar, 50/50 drawing.

 

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FEBRUARY 2019

February 1-3: Shaggers @ Heart Shag Workshop and Dance Weekend in Williamsburg VA. Hosted by: Boogie on the Bay Shag Club. Location: Doubletree Williamsburg, 50 Kingsmill Road, Williamsburg VA 23185. Cost: $100.00/person. Time: February 1, 2:00 PM through February 3, 11:00 AM.  DJs: Harvey Taylor and Jerry Harding. Details: Join us as we go "Shaggin' Under the Big Top". Shag workshops with Charlie Womble and Jackie McGee.  Additional Shag and Line Dance workshops. Free Pours and Dinners on Friday and Saturday.  Shaggin' Bingo, Prizes, Raffles, 50/50, Shag Shopping and Photo Opportunities. Hotel: Book via Doubletree Williamsburg for "BOB" group rate of $89/night plus taxes/fees. Call 800-222-8733. Contact: Registration Chair, Elaine Dembicki at 757-550-0126 or email ShagHeart@boogieonthebay.com. Web Address: www.boogieonthebay.com/shagheart.

February 9: 2019 Valentine Dinner Dance Benefit "Take A Chance For Love" hosted by The Burlington Shag Club. Location: 40 West Convention Center (Old Ramada Inn) 8-85/40, exit 143, Burlington, NC; Time: 6:30pm - 12:00am; DJ: Chigger Woods; MC: Al Fogleman; featuring the Band Of Oz; This is a Benefit for Hospice and Alamance County Meals On Wheels; Overnight Accomodations at the Best Western Plus, 770 Huffman Mill Rd., Burlington, NC, ask for Shag Club Rate of $79/night--Shuttle Provided; Details: Bakery Silent Auction, Basket Raffle; Special Entertainment - Dancing With Th Stars; Click here for the Flyer and more information.

 

February 23, 2019: The Fayetteville Area Shag Association will be celebrating "The Month of Love" at their monthly party at the BPOE Elks Lodge, 3269 Gables Drive, Fayetteville, N.C. 2831l.  The party is from 7:00 pm to 11;00 pm featuring DJ Terry McPhail. There will be buffet dinner and a Cash Bar is available.  Please bring a dessert or side dish to share, if possible.  Cost is $5 for Members and $10 for Guests.  Flyer is available at http://www.fasadance.com/fasa-parties--events.html.  For further information, contact: Kathi Baloyot at 910-630-1303 or email luvdogs@twc.com Web Address: www.fasadance.com <http://www.fasadance.com>  or visit our Facebook Page.

February 23: Rock Hill Shag Club presents their 10th Annual Winter Beach Blast at the American Legion on Heckle Boulevard in Rock Hill, featuring Jim Quick and Coastline. There will be plenty of food, free beer, free shooters, cash bar, door prizes, 50/50, and a raffle for a cooler of liquor with proceeds from the raffle going to HOFF.
Tickets are $40 each. No tickets will be sold at the door. Please see the attached flyer for information on purchasing tickets or contact Frankie McConnell at 803-517-1859. Click here for the Flyer.

 

 

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MARCH 2019

March 2: York Shag Club's monthly party will be held at Spring Lakes Country Club,
1375 Spring Lake Rd., York, SC Lamar Walker will be the DJ.  DJ begins at 7:00
Members please bring something for the food table.  Members $5 - Guests $8
Party hours 7-11 PM 50/50 drawing.  For more information contact Hugh Hartness, hughhartness@gmail.com or 803-517-2729

MARCH 9: STEPPIN' OUT SHAG CLUB ANNUAL MARDI GRAS PARTY in Reidsville, NC. Hosted by: Steppin' Out Shag Club. Location: Elk's Lodge, 1014 Cypress Dr., Reidsville, NC 27320 (336-349-6529). Cost: $10.00 per person. Time: 8:00 - 12:00 PM; Hotel: Days Inn, 2205 Barnes Street, Reidsville, NC 27320 (336-342-2800) per night (Ask for Steppin' Out Shag Club Rate) Kings $50 plus tax, 2 Queens 4 people $70;Shuttle between party and hotel provided call 336-342-1936 or 336-613-5549. DJ: TBA; Click Here for the flyer and more info.

Saturday, March 9th  from 6:00-10:30pm  Sumter Shag Club St. Patty’s Spring Kick-Off Party Location: St. Ann’s Meeting Hall, 216 East Liberty Street, Sumter SC.  Cost: Members Free – Guests $15.  Tables for 8 may be reserved for a reduced $100 reservation/entry fee.  DJs Keith Williamson, Dan Spivey and Furman Dominick will be spinning your favorite beach and boogie.  Chicken Bog, Brunswick Stew, Catfish Stew and all the fixins’ will be served.  BYOB—Mixers will be provided.  Door prize drawings every hour for SSC Members, a 50/50 drawing and a huge Silent Auction will be conducted.  Contact: Any SSC Board Member, or email us at sumtershagclub@yahoo.com or visit our web site www.sumtershagclub.com for more details.

MARCH 15-17: CSRA SHAG CLUB 30TH ANNUAL CLASSIC PARTY in Augusta, Georgia. Hosted by: CSRA Shag Club. Location: Julian Smith Casino, 2200 Broad St, Augusta, GA 30904 in Augusta, Georgia. Cost: $75.00 per person for the weekend through March 1st, $85.00 per person thereafter. Only 400 Tickets will be sold.  Online Tickets available using Paypal at  http://www.csrashagclub.com. Times: Friday (7pm-Midnight), Saturday (1pm-midnight), Sunday (Noon -4pm). DJ(s): Friday (7-8: Murl Augustine) (8-12: Billy Waldrep), Saturday (4-8: Bill Farmer, 8-12: Jim Bowers), Sunday (12-4: Murl Augustine).  Details: Thursday Pre-Classic Party 8-Midnight at the SHAG SHACK, 119 Davis Rd., Augusta, GA, BYOB Setups provided and FREE beer all weekend (must be 21) Free Pours and Shooter Bar at random times both nights; Saturday-1-2:  Line Dance Lessons with Brenda Taylor, 2-3:30: Sam and Lisa West Workshop, Dinner each night and the Famous Smorgasbord on Sunday. 50/50 raffle Hotel: Host hotel is The Courtyard by Marriott (706-737-3737); $103.00 per night (Ask for CSRA Shag Classic Rate) Bus transportation between party and hotel provided. Contact: Dave Stout at dsstout@live.com or (803)507-1777 or Sue Mendenhall at mendenhs@mscdirect.comor (706)825-6219 for more information.  Flyer: http://www.csrashagclub.com/classic-30  Web Address:  http://www.csrashagclub.com

March 23: Shaggin in the Sandhills in Sanford, NC. Hosted by: Sanford Area Society of Shaggers (SASS). Location: Dennis A Wicker Civic Center 1801 Nash St, Sanford, NC. Cost: $20 Advance or $25 at door. Time: 7:00 til 11:00  Doors open at 6:00. DJ(s): Band of Oz. Details: 30th Annual Fundraiser for Make A Wish and local charities.  BYOB (no glass containers) soft drinks available for purchase..  Hotel: LIST THE NAME OF HOTEL. INCLUDE INFO IF THERE IS A SPECIAL RATE FOR PARTY GUESTS, & CONTACT INFORMATION FOR HOTEL. Contact: Terry Harrington, SASS President 919-770-5933 or email ttha0102@windstream.net Click Here for the Flyer and more info.

March 23: Potluck(y) Party in Fayetteville, NC.  Hosted by: Fayetteville Area Shag Association.  Location:  Elks Lodge, 3269 Gables Drive, Fayetteville, NC 28311.  Cost:  Members $5, Guests $10. Time:  7 PM to 11 PM.  DJ:  Billy Cooke.  Details:  This is a potluck!  If your last name begins with A to M, please bring a meat or a side dish.  If your last name begins with N - Z please bring a salad or dessert.  Cash Bar.  Free parking. Contact Kathi Baloyot for details, luvdogs@twc.com.  Visit our website www.fasadance.com and/or our Facebook Page “Fayetteville Area Shag Association”.  Flyer is posted under “Parties and Events” tab.

March 29-30: Shag Extravaganza hosted by the Capital City Shag Club; Location: Embassy Suites 200 Stoneridge Drive, Columbia, SC (Phone: 803-744-8124 group Code CCS); Cost: $80 per person & $90 per person after March 8, 2019; DJs: Gene Sistar and Ray Scott; Band of Oz on the 30th.; Workshop by Sam & Lisa West - Shag and line dance lessons; Dance Exhibitions, Jr. Shag Team Exhibitions; Contact Marie Kiesel at mkiesel@sc.rr.com or 803-606-3030; Go to capitalcityshagclub.com for the flyer and ticket and reservation information.

 

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APRIL 2019

April 6: Carolina Shag Club's Charity Fundraiser. Location: Greenville Shrine Club; Ffeaturing the Fantastic Shakers More detail to come....

April 6: The Palmetto Shag Club will be having a Member Appreciation Party at the Tri-City Leisure Center 485 Brooks Ave West Columbia, S.C. 29169.  The fun begins at 7:00pm with DJ Keith Williamson. There will be Hors d'oeuvres and an Open Bar.  Cost is $25 for Associate Members, arrangements must be made before the party.  For further information, contact: Susan Martin at 803-609-8170 or email susan.martin956@gmail.com  Web Address: www.palmettoshagclub.com

April 6:  Pre-SOS Party hosted by York Shag Club; Location: Spring Lakes Country Club, 1375 Spring Lake Rd., York, SC; DJ: Gene Hensley; Time:  7-11pm; Cost:  Members $5 – Guests $8; Members please bring something for the food table.; Details: 50/50 Drawing; For more information contact Hugh Hartness at hughhartness@gmail.com or 803-517-2729.

April 11 - 14: Boogie in the Burgh #21, hosted by: The SteelCity Boogie Club. Location: Pittsburgh Airport Sheraton in Coraopolis, PA (20 minutes from Pittsburgh; 10 minutes from Pittsburgh International Airport;  Cost: $100;  DJ(s): Betty Brown and 3 great SCBC DJ's;  Details: 12 free shag & swing workshops by several instructors; 28 hours of open dancing, 2 dance exhibition showcases, Jack & Jill dance contest, 6 hours of free pours, 2 free dinner buffets, 3 free breakfast buffets;   Contact: Minette Thompson at minette@centurylink.net or Ed Fedorchak, Event Co-Chair at 724-728-SCBC (7222)  For more information go to:  Web Address: www.steelcityboogieclub.org and www.boogieintheburgh.com

April 12:  Pre-SOS Party in Charlotte, NC. Hosted by: Bopper's Shag Club. Location: Mecklenburg Shrine Club, 5200 Mecklenburg Shrine Club Road, Charlotte, NC 28212. Cost: $5 for members; $7 for guests. Time: 6:30pm-11pm. DJ: Randy Lomax. Details: Cash bar or BYOB (wine, liquor only check bottles at door $5 cork fee); dinner provided by members and regular guests (first time guests-just enjoy!)  Tommy and Kim Beacham will lead Beginners in learning basic steps from 6:30-7; and show Intermediates a cool new step from 7-7:30. Membership meeting at 7:30. Party and Dance at 8:00 with our dynamite DJ Randy Lomax with our favorite shag and line dances-and a new interactive dance or 2 in which dancers change partners. Members can buy your 2019 SOS cards from us for $30 ($35 for non-members.) So put on your dancing shoes and come out to the largest dance floor and the friendliest people around! Contact:  Debby Presson 704-545-7808.

April 13: Danville Shag Club's IRS Dance "I'd Rather Shag than pay taxes"; Location: Pepsi Building, 661 Craighead St., Danville, VA 24541; Time: 7 til 10 PM; Cover Charge: $10 per person; Details: BYOB (some setup furnished; coke, sprite, etc.), Heavy hors d'oeuvres; DJ: Ron Ross; Contacts: Janice Gilstrap 434-792-7143 or email: gilstrap@comcast.net; Sandra Strader 434-836-4881 or email: sstrader0207@comcast.net Click Here for the Flyer.

 

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MAY 2019

MAY 3: President's Party. Back room of Fat Harold's, Ocean Drive, SC. Hosted by: Bopper's Shag Club. Cost: Free. Time 2:00-4:00. Details: Members-please bring a covered dish or appetizer to share. Alcohol and beverages can be purchased from Fat Harold's. 

May 10:  Cinco de Mayo party hosted by Bopper's Shag Club. Location: Mecklenburg Shrine Club, 5200 Mecklenburg Shrine Club Road, Charlotte, NC 28215.  Cost:  $5 for members, $7 for associates. Time: 7 pm-11 pm. DJ: Ron Teague.  Details: Optional: Dress up for a Mexican celebration, bring a Mexican treat (members/frequent guests only,)  Cash bar with wine, beer & setups, or BYOB (liquor or wine only-no beer/coolers. $5 cork fee.) enjoy the festive decorations by our social chairwomen. We will have a brief Membership meeting at 7:30, and the DJ and dancing will begin at 8:00.  So put on your dancing shoes, shag and line dance-a little Latin dance and Western dance thrown in! We have the best dance floor and frlendliest people around!  Facebook page :https://www.facebook.com/groups/boppershagclub/  Contact person: Debby Presson 704-591-0470.

MAY 11, 2019:   COLUMBIA SHAG CLUB RE-UP AND INDUCTION PARTY in COLUMBIA, SC. Hosted by: Columbia Shag Club.   Party will be held at the Yacht Cove Club House, 109 Shoreline Drive.  Cost: $Free to members that re-up, $15.00 pp guest fee.    Includes:  free beer, wine, food, mixers (BYOB).   Details: 6:30 pm doors open, 7:00 business meeting, 7:30 food, Dancing until 11:00 pm  Hotel None. Contact:  Donna Nash, President of the CSC at 803-608-4044 or email dmnash1956@outlook.com.

May 17:  Monthly Party hosted by York Shag Club; Location: Spring Lakes Country Club, 1375 Spring Lake Rd., York, SC; DJ: Roy Childress; Time:  7-11pm; Cost:  Members $5 – Guests $8; Members please bring something for the food table.; Details: 50/50 Drawing; For more information contact Hugh Hartness at hughhartness@gmail.com or 803-517-2729.

 

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JUNE 2019

June 1:  Monthly Party hosted by York Shag Club; Location: Spring Lakes Country Club, 1375 Spring Lake Rd., York, SC; DJ: Lamar Walker; Time:  7-11pm; Cost:  Members $5 – Guests $8; Members please bring something for the food table.; Details: 50/50 Drawing; For more information contact Hugh Hartness at hughhartness@gmail.com or 803-517-2729.

June 1 Birthday Bash.  Charlotte, NC. Hosted by Bopper's Shag Club. Location: Mecklenburg Shrine Club, 5200 Mecklenburg Shrine Club Road, Charlotte, NC  Cost: $10 for members, $12 for guests, $5 for Juniors and under 21. Time: Doors open at 7:00.  DJ: Gene Hensley.  Details: Cost includes Dinner provided by 1812 BBQ, Eric Line-owner & Pitmaster.  Includes new steps shown to Beginners  at 7:00 and then to Intermediates by our own excellent members and teachers-Tommy and Kim Beacham. Wine, beer, set-ups and more can be purchased for minimal charge-or BYOB (wine & liquor only,, no beer or coolers): Check in bottles at door-$5 cork fee applies.  We will have Door Prizes. We take songs upon request-shag songs, line dances, an interactive fun Western dance that we are learning-and if our DJ has something a little different that you want to hear-just ask! So,  put on your dancing shoes!  Get ready to enjoy the best dance floor and friendliest people around! Contact:  Debby Presson 704-591-0470 or email: dpre71@bellsouth.net

June 7 - 9, 2019: SOUTHERN COMFORT 22 in Columbia, S.C. hosted by Palmetto Shag Club LOCATION: Double Tree by Hilton, 2100 Bush River Rd, Columbia, SC 29210 (Located at Bush River Rd at I-20) COST: $75 per person, DJ(s): Buck Crumpton, Billy Waldrep, Chigger Woods, Furman Dominick, Billy Fanning, Bill Farmer, John Fletcher, Skip Mallios  DETAILS: Park and Party, 40x36 Professional Dance Floor, Super Hospitality Suite each afternoon including music, dancing, Hors d'oeuvres and an Open Bar, Free Shag Workshop with Ashley and Tobitha Stewart and Free Line Dance Workshop with Brenda Taylor, Pool Party, Chinese Auction, Fabulous Vendors, Room Rate $125/night Call with Group Code PSC (803) 731-0300 or book online at Southern Comfort 22. . Beautiful Rooms w/Refrigerators (King or 2 Queens), Suite available at additional cost.  Buffet breakfast, and Saturday Evening Meal provided. For further information contact: Susan Martin at 803-609-8170 or email susan.martin956@gmail.com  Web Address: www.palmettoshagclub.com

June 20-22, 2019: SHAG FEST in Jacksonville, FL. Hosted by: First Coast Shag Club. Location: Morocco Shrine Center 3800 St. Johns Bluff Road in Jacksonville FL. Cost: $80 early, $90 after May 1. Time: 2pm. DJ(s): Buck Crumpton & local DJ's Details: Vinyl Kickoff party at River City Brewing Company, Friday Pulled Pork dinner, Saturday Low Country Boil. Hotel: Hyatt Place/ St Johns Town Center,  4742 Town Center Parkway, Jacksonville, FL 32246  Shag Fest Rate $115. Contact: Gary Jones 904-559-5801, 1gpjones@gmail.com Web Address: WWW.FirstCoastShagClub.COM

June 21 & 22:  Shaggin’ On The Boulevard in Charleston, WV. Hosted by: Charleston Area Shag Society of WV. Location: Charleston Moose Lodge  in Charleston, West Virginia. Cost: $70/person $40/person 1 day. Time: Friday 6/21 & Saturday 6/22. DJ(s):  Jr. Norfleet and Fessa John Hook. Details: Pre party Thursday @7:00, Friday-Food at 7:00, dancing 7:30-12:00, Saturday-Morning Workshop with Steve and Kathy Day. Dancing and lunch on the patio at noon and dinner@ 6:30 with dancing after. Hotel: Charleston Marriott Town Center, 200 Lee St. E. Charleston, WV. $129/ night with free parking and shuttle service to and from the Charleston Moose Friday and Saturday evening.Charleston Area Shag Society Room Block 304-345-6500. Contact: Bruce Meeker 304-964-7222 or email bruce.meeker969@gmail.com.

June 29: Boogie to Boone, hosted by the Boone Shag Club; Location: Blowing Rock American Legion Hall, 333 Wallingford Rd., Blowing Rock, N.C.; Cost: Members, $25 Non, $30; Time: 5pm-11pm; DJ(s): Larry “Big Fish” Calhoun; Details: 5pm-Shag Workshop with Pro’s Jill & Steve Woodard. 6-7; catered “Casa Rustica” dinner with salad, Baked Penne w marinara, veggie pesto or Rose w/grilled chicken, rolls & varied desserts. Cash bar, Lovely A/C large hardwood floor;
Contact: Becky Doran, 336-902-4477, luv2shagnc22@gmail.com. Please mail checks to Boone Shag Club, P.O. Box 3734, Boone, NC, 28607. Web Address: booneshagclub.com

 

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JULY 2019

July 6:  Monthly Party hosted by York Shag Club; Location: Spring Lakes Country Club, 1375 Spring Lake Rd., York, SC; DJ: Summie Davidson; Time:  7-11pm; Cost:  Members $5 – Guests $8; Members please bring something for the food table.; Details: 50/50 Drawing; For more information contact Hugh Hartness at hughhartness@gmail.com or 803-517-2729.

 

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AUGUST 2019

August 2-3, 2019: Meet Me in the Middle for a Sand Flea Reunion in Greenville, SC. Hosted by: The Carolina Shag Club. Location: Hilton Greenville located at 45 W. Orchard Park Drive, Greenville, SC 29615. Cost: $65 through July 4th, $70 up until the doors open. Time: Party Starts at 6pm Friday (registration desk opens at 3pm). DJ(s): Vinyl Room Featuring Alan Stokes and Brooks Lee, Nick Columbus and Jim Coley, David Graham, Jeff Ward. Main Ballroom Featuring Billy Waldrep, Norman Mills, Todd Gettys and David Graham. Details: Free Shag Workshops included in the Weekend Ticket Price with Scott Campbell and Nikki Kontoulas, Matthew and Myers Floyd, Jeff and Dede Ward. Hotel: Hilton Greenville 864-232-4747 Call for the special rate of $115 per night. For more information, contact Steve Woodard at 864-477-0728  or swoodardjr@gmail.com. Flyer: http://carolinashagclub.org/wp-content/uploads/MMIMflyer_Website.pdf

August 2: Shag Time 11-Fundraiser to benefit Jr. Shaggers. Hosted by Bopper’s & Monroe Shag Clubs and Mecklenburg Shrine Club. Location: Mecklenburg Shrine Club, 5200 Mecklenburg Shrine Club Road, Charlotte, NC 28215. Doors open at 7:00 pm. $5 cash cover for all adults; Free for Jr Shaggers-if you are visiting us for the first time-this party only-get in free.  MC and Vocalist for the evening will be David Beaudry. Our Featured DJ will be Roy ‘Shag Daddy’ Childress from 8:00 until. Spotlight DJs are “Daddy” George Ward and Smokey Craven from 7:00-8:00. Come prepared with extra cash to enjoy and participate in Dancing for Dollars, Exhibition Dances, 50/50 raffle, Panthers Football ticket raffle, and Silent Auction. If you have items or gift cards to donate to the silent auction, please call or text Dina Delevie at 704-293-2887 by July 31st. Tax-exempt donations may be written to Shag Time Youth Foundation designating either Shag Time 11 Dance Team or Shad Alberty Scholarship. Bring your friends and a substantial covered dish to share for the food table.  House Regulations: BYOB (liquor or wine only ($5 cork fee)-check in bottles at door, no beer or coolers: Beer, wine, set-ups, water available for minimal charge. Brief general membership meeting to hear about Fall Plans.  So grab your dancing shoes!  Join the friendliest group of people on the best dance floor around! For more information: email Debby at dpre71@bellsouth.net or go to https://www.facebook.com/groups/boppershagclub/

August 3:  Monthly Party hosted by York Shag Club; Location: Spring Lakes Country Club, 1375 Spring Lake Rd., York, SC; DJ: Carolina Beach Party's Johnny B (John Barkley); Time:  7-11pm; Cost:  Members $5 – Guests $8; Members please bring something for the food table.; Details: 50/50 Drawing; For more information contact Hugh Hartness at hughhartness@gmail.com or 803-517-2729.

August 3:  End Of Summer Party hosted by the Sumter Shag Club; Location: St Anne's Meeting Hall, 11 Magnolia St. Sumter, SC; Cost:  Members –Free, Guests $15; DJ Round-Up - Eight DJs from North and South Carolina; Time:  6:00 - 10:30pm; Details: Dinner will be served, BYOB (Mixers provided), $1,250 Mega 50/50 Raffle Give Away, Door Prizes; For more information contact sumtershagclub@yahoo.com.

 

August 16 & 17:  Feelin’ Groovy! Park and Party at the Capital Shag Classic in Herndon, Virginia: Hosted by Northern Virginia Shag Club. Location:  The Weston Washington Dulles, 2520 Wasser Terrace, Herndon Virginia, 20171, Ask for Special room rate $89, call 866-932-7062. Cost:  $89 until July 31, $99 thereafter.  Time:  Registration opens 3:00 on Friday.   DJ’s:  Buck Crumpton & Craig Jennings.  Details: Lessons by Pro Shaggers, Bill and Brenda Barber and Craig and Heather Jennings, Two Free Pours, Shag workshops, Meals, Shag bingo, Raffles and Prizes for best 60’s dress on Friday.  Contact Sue Young at susan.young19@yahoo.com for more info.  Web address for flyer:  www.nvshag.org

AUGUST 17, 2019: COLUMBIA SHAG CLUB 38TH ANNUAL INVITATIONAL in Lexington, SC. Hosted by: Columbia Shag Club.   Party will be held at the American Legion, Post 7, 211 American Legion Drive, Lexington, SC. Cost: $40.00 per person.  Includes:  free beer, wine, food, mixers (BYOB).   Members are asked to bring appetizers.    No refunds but tickets can be transferred. Time: Doors open at 12:00 pm. DJ(s): Furman Dominick and Butch Davidson (12:00 til 1:00 pm and band breaks.      Band:  TOO MUCH SYLVIA.  Details: Band  1:00pm – 4:00 pm, Hamburgers 4:00 – 5:00, Furman Dominick 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm Hotel: There are several hotels in the area (i.e. Hampton Inn Lexington, Comfort Inn and Suites Lexington.   No block because they require a 2-night stay to block. Contact:  Donna Nash, President of the CSC at 803-608-4044 or email dmnash1956@outlookk.com.   We are limiting this party to 175 people!!! AIR CONDITIONER HAS BEEN REPLACED!!!

August 17th: Monthly party hosted by the Rock Hill Shag Club; Location: Celebrations, inside the Ramada Inn on 2640 N Cherry Rd. off I-77 exit 82B in Rock Hill, SC. There will be a club Business at 7:00 PM. The party will begin at 8:00 PM. This month's party theme is Your Heritage and will be a contest for members to decorate tables with their ancestry items. Cost: $3 for members and $5 for guests. Our DJ for the evening is Betty Brown. There will be free shooters and a 50/50 drawing, great drink prices, and a large dance floor. Come join us for a night of dancing and fun with the "Original Party Animals" of the Rock Hill Shag Club. You can also go to our website for more information. www.rockhillshagclub.com or contact Frankie McConnell at 803-517-1859 for more info. Click here for the flyer.

August 23 & 24: Shaggers Holiday Hosted by Islanders Shag Club.  Location: Charleston, SC; Cost: $65 per person.  Details: Dinner included Saturdayt evening; Workshop Sat 2:30-3:30 by John and Hannah Roberts; DJs:  Alan Stokes, Brooks Lee, Eddie Anderson, Terry Hopper, Walter Upchurch, & Butch Metcalf; Hotels: Holiday Inn Riverview $129 Call 1-888-294-5058 Group code SHG -- Hyatt Place Charleston Airport/Convention $119 call 888-591-1234 Code Shaggers Holiday2 or use G-Shag under group code; For further information, contact: Jo Simokat at 843-906-0831 or email shaggersholiday@gmail.com

August 24, 2019: The Palmetto Shag Club will be having a Re-up Party at the Tri-City Leisure Center 485 Brooks Ave West Columbia, S.C. 29169.  The fun begins at 7:00pm with DJ John Fletcher. There will be Hors d'oeuvres and an Open Bar.  Cost is $25 for Associate Members, arrangements must be made before the party.  For further information, contact: Susan Martin at 803-609-8170 or email susan.martin956@gmail.com  Web Address: www.palmettoshagclub.com

August 24 : Pizza Party in Fayetteville, NC. Hosted by: The Fayetteville Area Shag Association. Location: The Elks Lodge, 1081 Gables Drive, Fay NC 28301. Cost: FASA Members $5 per person, Guests $10 per person. Time: 7:00pm – 11:00pm. DJ: Ken Jones. Details: Cash bar, great buffet & 50/50 raffle.  If your last name begins with A to M please bring a large pizza to share, if your name begins with N to Z  please bring a salad or dessert to share. Contact: Kathi Baloyot 910.630.1303 or email luvdogs@twc.com. Web Address: http://www.fasadance.com/fasa-parties--events.html

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SEPTEMBER 2019

September 7:  Monthly Party hosted by York Shag Club; Location: Spring Lakes Country Club, 1375 Spring Lake Rd., York, SC; DJ: Summie Davidson; Time:  7-11pm; Cost:  Members $5 – Guests $8; Members please bring something for the food table.; Details: 50/50 Drawing; For more information contact Hugh Hartness at hughhartness@gmail.com or 803-517-2729.

September 6:  “SEE YOU IN SEPTEMBER” in Blowing Rock, NC Hosted by: Boone Shag Club; Location: Blowing Rock American Legion Hall, 333 Wallingford Rd. Blowing Rock, NC Cost: Admission: $5 members, $8 guests; Time: 7pm-10:30; DJ(s): “Genuine” Gene Hensley; Details: SHAG STEP @7pm taught by Becky & Gary Doran. SPECIAL DEMO by Jr Shagger & App State freshman, Cody Morgan! CASH BAR; beer, wine & mixed drinks. Serving snacks & desserts. Lovely A/C venue with large hardwood floor, free parking. CONTACT: Becky Doran, 336-902-4477 or luv2shagnc22@gmail.com or Booneshagclub.com

September 6:   Battle of the Beach DJs. Hosted by Bopper's Shag Club. Location: Mecklenburg Shrine Club, 5200 Mecklenburg Shrine Club Rd, Charlotte, NC 28215. Cost: $10  Time: Doors open at 6:00. Please bring a covered dish for the food table. General membership meeting at 6:30. Cash bar opens at 7:00. Competition begins at 7:00. Details: Four of our favorite DJs will be playing for us-Randy Lomax, Brian Wilson, Smokey Craven, and “Daddy” George Ward. These DJs are  kind and generous with their time and talents, whether supporting our shag clubs, Junior Shaggers, or charity events.  The DJs will be drawing straws for order of play, each one playing for about 25 minutes-then starting over for a second round. They will be battling for the top prize of $300, with the runners-up receiving $100 each. At the end of this time, we will each vote for our favorite DJ by secret ballot at the end.  We hope you will join us for this night of great fun, fellowship, and dancing on the largest and best dance floor around! For more information, contact Debby Presson at 704-591-0470 or visit our sites at https://www.facebook.com/groups/boppershagclub/  and  http://www.boppersshagclub.org/

September 14th: Monthly party hosted by the Rock Hill Shag Club; Location: Celebrations, inside the Ramada Inn on 2640 N Cherry Rd. off I-77 exit 82B in Rock Hill, SC. The fun will begin at 8:00 PM. This month's party theme is Hawaiian Luau. Cost: $3 for members and $5 for guests. Our DJ for the evening is Frank Price. There will be free shooters and a 50/50 drawing, great drink prices, and a large dance floor. Come join us for a night of dancing and fun with the "Original Party Animals" of the Rock Hill Shag Club. You can also go to our website for more information. www.rockhillshagclub.com or contact Frankie McConnell at 803-517-1859 for more info. Click here for the flyer.

September 28 : Sea Cruise Party in Fayetteville, NC. Hosted by: The Fayetteville Area Shag Association. Location: The Elks Lodge, 1081 Gables Drive, Fay NC 28301. Cost: FASA Members $5 per person, Guests $10 per person. Time: 7:00pm – 11:00pm. DJ: Steve Miller. Details: Cash bar, buffet featuring “Kahuna’s Blue Ribbon Chili”, 50/50 raffle and plenty of door prizes!  Please bring a dessert to share. Contact: Kathi Baloyot 910.630.1303 or email luvdogs@twc.com. Web Address: http://www.fasadance.com/fasa-parties--events.html


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OCTOBER 2019

October 1- 6, 2019: Shag-A-Rama in Panama City Beach,  FL. Hosted by: Beach Shaggers of Birmingham. Location:  Edgewater Beach and Golf Resort, 11212 Front Beach Road,  Panama City Beach, Florida 32407 Cost: $80 until 6/22,  then $85 until 9/23, then $90 (and does not include Saturday evening meal). Time: begins Tuesday, October 1, 5:00 pm 
with a Sunset Social Gathering and ends Sunday, October 6,  9:00 am with a hospitality continental breakfast. DJ(s): Billy 
Waldrep, Jim Agee, Cliff Capps, Glenn Walls. Details:  Dancing outside on covered dance floor Beachside at Tent 
Pavilion 11 am to 11 pm. Large ballroom inside, open for  lessons followed by music and Thursday, Friday and 
Saturday nights. Daily drink and food specials. Four shag  lessons (all levels): 10:00 am Thursday for beginners with 
Cliff and Patsy Capps, followed by another hour with  Woody and Sarah Oakley, then, Steve and Kathy Day on 
Friday and Saturday. Line dance workshop with Sherry  Boatright followed by one hour of line dancing. Saturday 
evening sit down meal in ballroom (with tickets purchased prior to 9/24/19. Beach Ball Dance Contest, duck race, 50/50 
drawings, late night hospitality. Call Edgewater Beach and  Golf Resort @ 1-800-874-8686 for special Beach Shaggers’ 
condo rates (booking ID 10W4HA) . Contact: Robin Haynes  @ 256-694-6043 or email m299920@gmail.com.
Web Address: www.beachshaggers.com

October 4: Welcome in Fall with a Country flair!  Hosted by Bopper's Shag Club. Location: Mecklenburg Shrine Club, 5200 Mecklenburg Shrine Club Rd, Charlotte, NC 28215. Cost: $5 for members and $7 for guests-First time visitors get in free to this party. Time: Doors Open at 6:00. DJ: Buck Crumpton. Details: Members and regular guests please bring a covered dish to share for dinner-others, please just bring yourselves and enjoy our hospitality. At 6:30 we will be teaching a country style line dance (Crash and Burn) and a circle partner Barn Dance.  The bar will open at 7:00 serving wine, beer, soft drinks, water, or BYOB (no beer or coolers-check in bottles at door; $5 cork fee applies.) We will have a short membership meeting around 7:40, and our DJ Buck Crumpton will begin playing our favorite shag and beach tunes at 8:00-so request your favorites! Sometime during the evening we will feature the Cowboy Cha Cha, a favorite of our crowd.  So- put on your dancing shoes-whether shag or boots! We hope you will join us for this night of fellowship, share a meal, hear the best of shag music with a group of friendly people, and dance on the largest, best dance floor around! For more information on our club:  https://www.facebook.com/groups/boppershagclub/  and http://www.boppersshagclub.org/  or call Debby Presson at 704-591-0470.

October 5:  Monthly Party hosted by York Shag Club; Location: Spring Lakes Country Club, 1375 Spring Lake Rd., York, SC; DJ: Janet Burgin; Time:  7-11pm; Cost:  Members $5 – Guests $8; Members please bring something for the food table.; Details: 50/50 Drawing; For more information contact Hugh Hartness at hughhartness@gmail.com or 803-517-2729.

October 19th: Monthly party hosted by the Rock Hill Shag Club; Location: Celebrations, inside the Ramada Inn on 2640 N Cherry Rd. off I-77 exit 82B in Rock Hill, SC. There will be a Business Meeting at 7:00 PM. The party will begin at 8:00 PM. This month's party is our Halloween Party with prizes for the best costume. Cost: $3 for members and $5 for guests. Our DJ for the evening is Donnie Meadows. There will be free shooters and a 50/50 drawing, great drink prices, and a large dance floor. Come join us for a night of dancing and fun with the "Original Party Animals" of the Rock Hill Shag Club. You can also go to our website for more information. www.rockhillshagclub.com or contact Frankie McConnell at 803-517-1859 for more info. Click here for the flyer.

OCTOBER 20TH, 2019 FALL PARTY  in Lexington, SC. Hosted by: COLUMBIA SHAG CLUB. Location: American Legion Post 7, 211 American Legion Drive in Lexington, SC. Cost: $Free to members, Guest Fee $15.00 pp. Time: Doors open at 6:30, Business meeting at 7:00, meal and dancing until 11:00 pm. DJ(s): Billy Waldrep, Roebuck,  SC. Details: Members bring appetizer and/or desserts. Hotel: None. Contact: Donna Nash, President of the CSC 803-608-4044 or email dmnash1956@outlook.com

 

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NOVEMBER 2019

 

November 1: "We are Thankful" Hosted by Bopper's Shag Club. Location: Mecklenburg Shrine Club, 5200 Mecklenburg Shrine Club Rd, Charlotte, NC 28215. DJ: Smokey & Pope. Cost: $5 for members, $7 for guests, and free this month-for first time visitors.  6:00-11:00 pm. Details: We would love for you to join us as we remember the many reasons that we are Thankful!  We thank our Veterans who serve to keep our country free. We thank God for all His Blessings-and for the privilege of living in this Great Country. We are thankful for our Bopper’s Family and Friends!  Wear your favorite Patriotic outfit. At 6:30 we will have Brush up dance workshops.  Tommy & Kim Beacham will be available as well, by 7:00. The bar will open by 7:00 serving wine, beer (over 21)  soft drinks, water, or BYOB (no beer or coolers-check in bottles at door; $5 cork fee applies.)  Bopper’s Shag Club will provide 2 savory cooked turkeys from our own time-honored chef, Ronnie Measmer. Please bring your favorite Thanksgiving Side dish for our shared meal which we will enjoy together at 7:00.) We will have a short membership meeting around 7:40 for election of 2020 officers. Our DJs will begin playing our favorite shag and beach tunes by 8:00 or before-be sure to  request your favorites! So, put on your favorite dancing shoes and join us for this night of fellowship, enjoy a great meal together and fellowship with  friendly people who will warmly welcome you, and dance to great music on the largest, best dance floor around!   https://www.facebook.com/groups/boppershagclub/  and http://www.boppersshagclub.org/  For more information, email Debby Presson at dpre71@bellsouth.net.

November 2:  Monthly Party hosted by York Shag Club; Location: Spring Lakes Country Club, 1375 Spring Lake Rd., York, SC; DJ: Betty Brown; Time:  7-11pm; Cost:  Members $5 – Guests $8; Members please bring something for the food table.; Details: 50/50 Drawing; For more information contact Hugh Hartness at hughhartness@gmail.com or 803-517-2729.

 

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DECEMBER 2019

December 6: Celebrate the Holiday Season with The Entertainers hosted The Lynchburg Area Shag Club; Location: Madison Heights Community Center, 424 Woody's Lake Road, Madison Heights, VA; Time: 8:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.; Cost: $35 per person; Details: Must have a tick to enter, No tickets will be sold at the door; Doors open at 6:30 p.m.; Heavy Hors D'oeuvres served at 7:00 p.m.; BYOB; Contact: Margo Murphy, President Home: (434) 384-7234, Cell: (434) 526-0418

December 7: The Palmetto Shag Club will be having a Thankmus Party at the Tri-City Leisure Center 485 Brooks Ave West Columbia, S.C. 29169.  The fun begins at 7:00pm with DJ’s Billy Fanning and Barney Mims. There will be a Thanksgiving Meal and an Open Bar.  Cost is $25 for Associate Members, arrangements must be made before the party.  For further information, contact: Susan Martin at 803-609-8170 or email susan.martin956@gmail.com  Web Address: www.palmettoshagclub.com

December 7:  Christmas Party hosted by York Shag Club; Location: Spring Lakes Country Club, 1375 Spring Lake Rd., York, SC; DJ: Scott Smith; Time:  7-11pm; Cost:  Members $5 – Guests $8; Members please bring something for the food table.; Details: 50/50 Drawing; For more information contact Hugh Hartness at hughhartness@gmail.com or 803-517-2729.

December 7: Christmas Dinner and Party, hosted by Bopper’s Shag Club. LocationMecklenburg Shrine Club, 5200 Mecklenburg Shrine Club Road, Charlotte, NC 28105. Cost: $25 for Bopper’s Club Member, $30 for Associate Member. Cash or check accepted. DJ: Gene Sistare. Time: 6:00. Details: Doors open at 6:00 pm for Mingle; 6:45 Dinner catered by David Andrews, The Hill. Desserts by Betty Davidson. Menu: Chicken Marsala, Marinated Top Round, Scalloped Potatoes, Green Beans Almandine, Caesar Salad, Rolls with Butter, Assorted Homemade Desserts. Cash Bar with wine, beer, set-ups, water available for minimal charge.  House Regulations: BYOB (wine or liquor only. No beer or coolers. Check in bottles at door. $5 cork fee.)  Music and Dancing following dinner, provided by DJ: Gene Sistare. Cost includes cover, catered meal, music and dancing. Make checks payable to Bopper’s Shag Club and mail to Kim Beacham, 2300 Burkholder Road, Charlotte, NC 28214, or see any board member. *Deadline for reservations:* December 1st, 2019. Provide your names and Total Paid.  We hope you will join us for this very special way to usher in the Christmas season with fellowship, great food, and our favorite music. There’s no better way to stay young than through dancing! If you have questions or need more information, please call Debby Presson at 704-591-0470 or email dpre71@bellsouth.net.  Join our Facebook page at  https://www.facebook.com/groups/boppershagclub/

DECEMBER 21ST CHRISTMAS PARTY in COLUMBIA, SC. Hosted by: COLUMBIA SHAG CLUB. Location:  Yacht Cove Club House, 109 Shoreline Drive in Columbia, SC. Cost: $Free to members, Guest Fee $15.00 pp. Time: Doors open at 6:30, Business meeting at 7:00, meal and dancing until 11:00 pm. DJ(s): Butch Davidson. Details: Members bring appetizer and/or desserts. Hotel: None. Contact: Donna Nash, President of the CSC 803-608-4044 or email dmnash1956@outlook.com

December 21st: Monthly party hosted by the Rock Hill Shag Club; Location: Celebrations, inside the Ramada Inn on 2640 N Cherry Rd. off I-77 exit 82B in Rock Hill, SC. There will be a Business Meeting at 7:00PM.The party fun will begin at 8:00 PM. This month is our Christmas Party and we will be collecting new toys for children. Cost: $3 for members and $5 for guests. Our DJ for the evening is Butch Metcalf. There will be free shooters and a 50/50 drawing, great drink prices, and a large dance floor. Come join us for a night of dancing and fun with the "Original Party Animals" of the Rock Hill Shag Club. You can also go to our website for more information. www.rockhillshagclub.com or contact Frankie McConnell at 803-517-1859 for more info. Click here for the flyer.

December 31, 2019 NEW YEAR’S EVE PARTY in Columbia, S.C. hosted by Palmetto Shag Club LOCATION: Embassy Suites Hotel, 200 Stoneridge Drive  Columbia, S.C. 29210    Greystone Blvd & I-26  COST: $40 for Palmetto Shag Club members $50 for PSC Guests and other ACSC Club Members.  DJ Buck Crumpton  DETAILS:  Ballroom opens at 7:00 pm for dancing, beautiful Professional Dance Floor.  Heavy hor d'oeuvres served 7:30pm to 9:30pm, Champagne Toast at Midnight, Cash Bar,  Room Rate: $99  Call 1-800-362-2779 with Code NYE or book online by clicking http://bit.ly/2kdAA6g .   Beautiful 2 room suites include two 32-inch flat-screen televisions, a refrigerator, microwave oven and wet bar. Reduced Hotel Room Rate ends on December 10, 2019 or when the block is used up.  For all hotel guests Party includes managers reception in atrium on New Year’s Eve from 5:30 to 7:00pm which includes adult beverages and appetizers and a New Year’s Day full cooked to order or buffet breakfast served from 7:30 to 10:30 am. For further information, contact: Susan Martin at 803-609-8170 or email susan.martin956@gmail.com   Web Address: www.palmettoshagclub.com

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MARCH 2020

March 27-28: Shag Extravaganza XI hosted by the Capital City Shag Club; Location: Embassy Suites-Greystone, 200 Stoneridge Drive, Columbia, SC (Phone: 803-744-8124 group Code CCS for special rate $125); Cost: $85 per person; DJs: Gene Sistar and "Genuine" Gene Hensley; 4 Shag and line dance lessons; 3 meals included; Hospitality Room; The Entertainers Band Saturday Night; Contact Marlene Steiner at ccsc.marlene@gmail.com; Click here for the flyer, ticket and reservation information

JUNE 2020

June 25-28: Shag Fest 2020 in Jacksonville, Florida. Hosted by: First Coast Shag Club. Location: Lexington Hotel and Conference Center on the St Johns River, 1515 Prudential Drive  in Jacksonville, Florida 32207. Cost: $90 prior to May 1, 2020 $110 after May 1.  DJ(s): John Smith & Buck Crumpton. Details: PARK 'N PARTY Vinyl Kickoff Party with Tony Gonzalez and Jimmy Lucree, SHAG workshops by Sam and Lisa West, Line dance workshop, Hospitality with Snacks and Mana-Tea punch, Pool party with Gary Jones, Saturday night Buffet, LED/Glow party, Money Tree, 50/50 Raffles . Hotel: Lexington Hotel  room rate for "Shag Fest 2020" $119 for Single or Double rate, additional $20 for River/Pool views rates good through May 25th call 904-396-5100. Triple $129 Quad $139. Contact:  Gary Jones, Event Chairman 904-559-5801 or email 1gpjones@gmail.com. The flyer is located at our web address: Web Address: FirstCoastShagClub.org

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

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