Thursday • 19th March

Get the party started early!

13:45 – 14:30

Add-on Check-in

We’ll have our check-in desk open exclusively for participants in the add-on Competition & Show Workshop.  Please make sure you arrive with plenty of time to check in, get your wristband and festival info before the beginning of the workshop so you don’t miss any of it or disturb the class by coming in late.

14:30 – 16:30

16:50 – 17:50

Add-on Competition & Show Workshop

This workshop is divided into two parts.  The first two hours with one couple and the second two hours with the other.  You get to have intensely focused classes in a small group setting with  Adamo & Vicci and Gas & Alba!  There will be a 20-minute break between the sessions so bring snacks and water to keep your energy up!

22:00 – 22:45

Blues Beginner Taster Class (Aula Aberta Blues)

If you have never tried Blues dancing come out a try a free taster class.  If you like dancing Blues after the taster class, sign up for the “Blues para Curiosos” workshop during the festival, Atlantic Blues. It’ll be Saturday and Sunday, 3rd and 4th of February, 16:00 – 18:00 with Carla Frade and Dáire Mac An Bháird at Casa da Música

Venues •  7th Floor Restaurant @ Casa da Música

23:00 – 02:00

Atlantic Blues Warm-Up Party

Exciting news!
You don’t have to wait until Friday to dance!
Some of you will probably already be in town on Thursday night, so come and warm up for the weekend with us at our beautiful venue in the Restaurant on the 7th floor of Casa da Música. 
Music by our fabulous DJs!

Entrance is free!

Venue •  7th Floor Restaurant @ Casa da Música