Frankie Manning and World Lindy Hop Day - May 30, 2021


Thank you for joining us at our Virtual Picnic for Frankie Manning's Birthday and World Lindy Hop Day 2021. We had a fantastic time! Thank you to all of our DJs: Liana, Anthony, Maria, and Catie and Dave. And thank you to everyone who shared a cabaret. We love seeing your creative masterpieces!

Please enjoy the following Cabaret submissions.


May 26th is World Lindy Hop Day and Frankie Manning's Birthday! On May 30th we will be celebrating with all of you and having a virtual hangout with shenanigans SDAV style.

May 30th 2021 - 11:00am to 1:30pm

Featured Activities include:

- Cabaret: Show us what you've got! Contact Anthony at

to join in the cabaret madness. If you are looking for inspiration, check out old cabaret videos from the 2020 World Lindy Hop Day and 2021 Super Games Night Social

- Frankie Say Shim Sham Shuffle: like Simon Says but with Jazz moves.

- Trivia Game: It does what it says on the box, as Dave would say.

- Group Shim Sham!

We’ll bring some favourite songs and swingin' interactive activities. You bring an internet connection and your super fun selves!

All are welcome to celebrate the life of Frankie Manning and the fun of lindy hop! No tickets are required, but if you would like to make a donation or become a member to support the Swing Dance Association of Victoria and our events, please follow the links below. Thanks!

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