FRIDAY

2pm
All your entertainment team are in reception to bid you a big welcome to 'Riviera Swing'! Check-in and come and join Tim Huskisson at the piano in the Windsor Bar for a good old sing-song and a pint.

6.30 til 8 pm
Dinner is served in the restaurant

THE WARWICK BALLROOM

8pm
Our DJ's Terry Elliott, Rob Be Bop and Sizzlin' Jim. Settle down to a great night's entertainment.

8.30pm
A quick get-together Palais Glide to get you ready for the weekend.

9pm
Meet the entertainments team. Introducing your friendly host, Viv The Spiv. 

9.45 pm
THE PALACE AVENUE DANCE ORCHESTRA – The new sensation!

10.30 pm
DJ's – Any requests?

11pm
THE PALACE AVENUE DANCE ORCHESTRA – Swinging, as only they can.

11.45 pm
DJ's – They've got 'em all.

12.15 pm
THE PALACE AVENUE DANCE ORCHESTRA – Take to the floor for their final set of the night.

1 am til late
DJ's – You're not going anywhere!

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SATURDAY

8 til 10.30 am
Breakfast. Eyes down for a belt-strainer! You'll need that energy!

9 am til 3 pm
Vintage Fair in the Richmond Ballroom. Open to the public but free to you lovely residents.

11 am til 1.45 pm
Dance classes with our teachers Mark and Hoc in the Warwick ballroom. Ever wanted to dance the way we did in the UK in the 30's and 40's? Lesson times as follows:

11am
Midway Rhythm

Noon
Blackpool Walk and Park Parade

1pm
Peabody

1 til 4 pm
Windsor Bar Singalong. Come and have a relaxing pint and a sing-a-long with Tim on piano and maybe a quick game of 'Hoy' with your friendly host, Viv and Snowboy.

2 til 4.30 pm
Savoy Tea Dance. In the beautiful Victorian glass-domed restaurant we have our first elegant period Savoy tea-dance with Riviera Swing's resident DJ's. Anyone for a Quickstep? From 4  pm we will be teaching period fun party dances ready for the evening. Ever tried 'the Park Parade' or 'Palais Glide'?

4.45 til 6.30 pm
Film Matinee in the Richmond Ballroom expertly curated by 'The White Bus'.

6.30 til 8 pm
Your evening meal is served.

THE WARWICK BALLROOM

8.pm
Our resident DJ's warming that floor up!

9.15 pm
BRANDYN SHAW AND HIS RHYTHM ACES – By special demand.  

10 pm
DJ's –  Any requests? They've got 'em all!

10.45 pm
BRANDYN SHAW AND HIS RHYTHM ACES – Does it get any better?

11.30 pm
DJ's – Balboa? Foxtrot? Palais Glide?

12.15 pm
BRANDYN SHAW AND HIS RHYTHM ACES – The final set. Let's see you on the floor.

1 am til late
DJ's – Ambrose? Benny Goodman? Al Bowlly? Keep those requests coming.

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SUNDAY

8 til 10.30 am
Breakfast. Get ready for a good blow-out! It's egg and bacon galore!

11 am til 1.45 pm
Dance classes with Mark and Hoc in the Warwick Ballroom.

11am
Social Waltz

Noon
Partnered Conga

1pm
Balboa

11.30 am til 1.30 pm
Film Time : Late-morning film with full cinema experience in the Richmond courtesy of The White Bus.

1 til 4 pm
Windsor Bar Singalong: Sunday newspapers, a relaxing pint and a sing-a-long with  Tim at the piano in the Windsor Bar. Anyone for a game of 'Hoy' with Viv and Snowboy?

2 til 4.30 pm
Savoy Tea Dance : Our elegant period Savoy tea dance in the beautiful Victorian glass-domed restaurant with Riviera Swing's resident DJ's. Quicksteps, Rumba and Foxtrots? British period party dances? Yes! At 4pm we'll do some more great old communal party dances. Come on, get those knees up!

4.45 til 6.30pm
Film Matinee: Sadly, our last film in the Richmond ballroom. Expertly curated by 'The White Bus'.

6.30 til 8 pm
Your evening meal is served.

THE WARWICK BALLROOM

8 pm
Our amazing resident DJ's – The last night of our long weekend. And WHAT a party we'll have!

9.15 pm
THE PASADENA ROOF ORCHESTRA – Back by demand!

10 pm
DJ's – They've got 'em all.

10.45pm
THE PASADENA ROOF ORCHESTRA – The Rolls Royce of Swing.

11.30 pm
DJ's – It's party dance time!

12.15 pm
THE PASADENA ROOF ORCHESTRA – Going out with a bang!

1 am til late
DJ's – Your last chance to dance. We hope you've had a great time.

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