General admission: $20.00 covers buyer’s admission for two days (Friday & Saturday). After 5:00 pm Friday (including Saturday) and all day Saturday admission is $10.00. Early buyers will be admitted Thursday evening after 7:30 pm for $40.00.
Doors open 8:00 am on Friday & Saturday.
Vendor space: All tables are 6 ft x 3 ft. Cost in advance is $70.00 per table for 2 days, $45 for Friday only or $30 for Saturday only. A 50% deposit is required. On or after June 23rd, cost will be $80.00 per table 2 days) on a space available basis.
Dealer Setup: Dealers may set up on Thursday night after 7:30 pm. The room will not be available prior to that hour.
Rare vintage videos each day:Admission free with Bash admission or $5 each for film show only.
Friday: Jazz collector and film historian David Weiner will present two hours of rare film, newsreel and TV clips, showcasing jazz and pop artists of the 1920s through the 1960s. Among the featured performers will be the big bands of Duke Ellington, Count Basie, Ben Pollack, Abe Lyman, Tommy & Jimmy Dorsey and the Sauter-Finegan Orchestra; small jazz groups led by Louis Armstrong, Kid Ory, Bill Coleman, Teddy Wilson and Mezz Mezzrow; soloists Johnny Dunn, Jack Teagarden, Eubie Blake, Johnny Hodges, Stan Getz, Jo Jones, Coleman Hawkins, Sonny Payne, Roy Eldridge and Frank Wess; and vocalists Alberta Hunter, Dick Powell, Astrud Gilberto, and the Mills Brothers. Plus “swing”cartoons, comedy and beat poetry!
Also, after the films, rare record playoffs / challenges hosted by Henry Schmidt.
Saturday: Ron Hutchinson, co-founder of The Vitaphone Project, will present a largely previously unseen collection of early sound jazz and vaudeville short subjects. Two different shows: First show from 4:30 PM to 6:00 PM and second show beginning at 8:00 PM. Both shows will include recently restored 1926-30 Vitaphone shorts.
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