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Jump, Jive & Swing: 1940s Swing Dance

Jump, Jive & Swing: 1940s Swing Dance

Posted on September 1, 2023

Tickets are now on sale for the Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania’s 20th annual 1940s Swing Dance on Saturday, November 4, 2023, from 7:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.

This toe-tapping tribute to the Greatest Generation features the fantastic Moonlighters big band playing live among the historic trains in the Museum’s Rolling Stock Hall.  Dress to impress in your best 1940s vintage attire or military uniform, if you like, to add to the fun!  There will be light refreshments, and there is free, on-site parking.   The venue is climate controlled.

Tickets are available on Eventbrite and in the Whistle Stop Shop museum store and are:

  • $25.00 per person general admission.
  • $20.00 per person for students, U. S. military veterans, current U. S. service personnel (active, guard and reserves) and current Friends of the Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania members. ID will be requested at the door for holders of $20.00 tickets.

A limited number of tickets will be available at the door until 7:30 p.m.