May 22-26, 2014, New York City

FSearch BarRANKIE 100: Frankie Manning Centennial & World Lindy Hop Day

The year of Frankie is upon us and we couldn’t be more excited about Frankie 100 this May 22nd to 26th in New York City!

It’s not too late to get a festival pass! Frankie 100 is a much larger event than we are used to and with thousands of people attending, we have many tickets that need to change hands. We’ve setup a Frankie Ticket Market so that people who want to buy and sell tickets can easily find each other. Click here!

get-on-the-waiting-listWe’re also making great progress on the waiting list. Click here to get the next available pass! 

The waiting list will remain open until April 12th, and private pass transfers will be accepted until May 10th, 2014. Join the waiting list here to get the next available weekend pass!

Events Open to the Public and Partial Event Packages are also available! Click here to learn more about the public events, both free and ticketed.

Attention full weekend participants! Check out these festival highlights. All of these main events are included in your pass: 

  • youth video projectThursday – Frankie 100 is pleased to put on The Show at Harlem’s World Famous Apollo Theater (opt-in seatings at 7pm or 10pm) with after parties at the Alhambra Ballroom and Providence NYC until 4am.
  • Friday – Dancing in Central Park by day; if it rains, there is an alternate indoor location for the afternoon dance available to full weekend participants only. By night, the Opening Ceremony of our primary event venue with incredible live music and dancing until 4am at Terminal 5.
  • Saturday – The prelims for the Hellzapoppin’ Competition by day and a special opening presentation entitled “Frankie Manning; Remembering the Man” at Terminal 5, again followed by social dancing to incredible live music until 4am.
  • Sunday – Herräng in an afternoon followed by a New Year’s Eve style party to ring in Frankie’s birthday with dancing to incredible live music until 4am.
  • Monday – Harlem Day with a special ceremony at the Savoy Plaque, and a parade Adam Clayton Powell Plaza with dancing, music and performances in the Plaza throughout the day. In the evening, the inaugural World Lindy Hop Day party and Birthday Gala (opt-in) on Frankie’s actual birthday at Terminal 5 with celebrations and incredible live music until 2am.

Don’t forget to check the FAQ or the Registration FAQ first, before contacting us.

Frankie 100 Choreo