2018 Vintage Happenings in the New England Area and Beyond…
January 5-7 Gatsby Weekend at Mt Washington Hotel Boston, MA
Celebrate the 1920’s in grand style at the historic Mt. Washington Hotel! GBVS is helping promote this combination vintage 20’s party / ski weekend hosted by Lagnaf Adventures. They have put together a great package deal for a two night stay.
February 4th A Celebration of the Algonquin Roundtable Boston, MA FB Event Page
Join the Boston Tweed Group for a special “Wits End” social gathering at the OAK Long Bar in Boston. Meet us starting at 2pm for drinks and bring any stories, quotes, or poems you have to share!
February ?? GBVS Ragtime Sledding! (GBVS) TBD
Let’s enjoy one of the most vintage winter sports around with a day of sledding! Plans are currently in the works for a trip to a sledding hill and then a stop for drinks/snacks after. Sorry, this event is on hold due to lack of snow!
March 3 White Lightning Ball! (GBVS) Brookline, MA FB Event Page
Come celebrate the end of prohibition at the White Lightning Ball! As of December 5th 1933, the 21st Amendment was ratified and the city has be celebrating sense! Get out your glad rags as the White Lightning roars out from its underground speakeasy days! Live music, gambling, vendors and more will return for this year!
April 15 Boston Tweed Spring Ramble! Concord, MA FB Event
The Boston Tweed Group invites us to the Spring Ramble in Concord Massachusetts. Gathering at the town center monument at 11am, this outing is always a pleasant way to get out and enjoy history!
May 25-27 Newport Art Deco Weekend (GBVS) Newport, RI FB Event
GBVS returns to Newport for another exciting Art Deco Weekend at Salve Regina’s Fairlawn Estate! This 1920’s to 40’s event includes workshops, dance classes, a grand lawn party, Black-Tie Ball, contests, outings and affordable weekend accommodations. The event page will be updated later this winter, stay tuned!
June 2-4 Mid Atlantic Air Museum WWII Weekend Reading, PA
Huge show with tens of thousands attending in 40’s attire, WWII planes, vehicles, two swing dances, not to miss and well worth the drive!
July 30 Beantown Camp (GBVS Vintage Market) Beverly, MA
GBVS will join the week-long Beantown swing dance camp for their Saturday night dance with a pop-up vintage market 8:30-11pm. This is one of the best camps in the world for swing dance lessons, dancing, and performances. Glad we can join in on the fun!
July 21-22 WWII Weekend 2018 (GBVS) Deerfield, NH FB Event
Come see America’s contribution to WWII in realistic encampments and battle reenactments. Watch period vehicles in action including actual WWII tanks!. Wear your vintage 40’s outfit and dance to the hits of two live big band performances!
August 4-5 Roaring Twenties Party (GBVS) Ipswich, MA FB Event
2-day picturesque lawn party at the amazing Crane Estate! Dancing, cars, vendors and music at this most famous historic residence. Need we say more?…
September 16 Boston Tweed Apple Picking Ipswich, MA FB Event
Join the Boston Tweed Group as we go apple picking at Russell Orchards in vintage style!
October 5-8 Save the Munbax Milton, MA
An interactive, immersive show set in an 1898 historic mansion and magical convention!
October 14 Boston Tweed Ride Boston, MA
Pedal your vintage bicycle and wear your finest tweed attire on this dapper and dashing annual ride around Boston!
November 16 Winter Formal (GBVS) North Andover, MA FB Event
Join us for the GBVS year end event as we celebrate the 100th anniversary of the end of WWI! Tickets on sale at the link above. Go to the FB event for more details.
December 16, 19-21 Club Drosselmeyer 1941 Boston, MA
Join us for another exciting event at Club Drosselmeyer! Details at link above.