Zouk Family Meeting - Christmas Edition

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*** IMPORTANT NEWS: the "ZOUK FAMILY MEETING - Christmas Edition" is sold out meanwhile, BUT the "14th Zouk Family Meeting - Pure Dance Edition" from 31st May to 3rd June is coming online soon. SAVE the DATE and stay tuned for more for information! ***

Dear Zouk friends,

we have the pleasure to invite you to our next ZOUK-FAMILY-MEETING "Christmas Edition" from 8th to 10th December 2017 to the beautiful city of Dresden! We are looking forward to a pleasant weekend with you together in a family atmosphere. The Zouk Family Meeting will take place during the Christmas season, which as a wonderful season in Dresden, because the whole city will be full of christmas markets. Besides the workshops and parties, we will also visit one of the famous christmas markets with an additional walk through the old town. For Sunday afternoon we plan a relaxed time with you after the last workshop in the dance studio with a small surprise.

This time we are delighted to welcome Javi and Samantha from Barcelona as our instructor! We are also happy to announce our DJ Team consisting of DJ Fran (Oman), DJ Piter (Poland), DJ Brandon (Czech Republic), und from Germany: DJ Baui, DJ Ronin und DJ LionX. Apart from that, we are looking forward to welcoming Xena (Belgium) and Magda (Poland).

PROGRAM:

Thursday,7th December 2017:
From 21:30: pre-party „Práctica Latina“ with Zouk, Salsa & Bachata (entrance fee 3 €, please pay at the counter at the dance studio "Sandana")

Friday, 8th December 2017:
18:00 - 20:30: Welcome Dinner in restaurant "Watzke am Goldenen Reiter"
21:30 - 3:00: Zouk party at dance studio Sandana

Saturday, 9th December 2017:
13:30 - 15:30: 2h Zouk workshop with Samantha and Javi in dance studio Sandana
Ab 16:30: Visit of the christmas market in Dresden with an addtional sightseeing tour through the old town**
21:00 - 22:00: 1h Zouk workshop with Samantha and Javi in dance studio Sandana
22:00 – 4:00: Zouk party in dance studio Sandana - dresscode "Ice Princess and Snow King – come like in fairytale with glamour and white"

Sunday, 10th December 2017:
13:00 - 15:00: we will have brunch together in Espitas Dresden Gruna
15:30 - 16:30: 1h Zouk workshop with Samantha and Javi dance studio Sandana
17:00 – 18:00: Workshop with Xena in dance studio Sandana: "Conscious touch: integrating massage to improve your quality of touch in zouk"*
18:00 – 19:30: Zouk surprise in dance studio Sandana - Relaxing time guaranteed ;-)
21:00 - 1:00 Uhr: Zouk party in dance studio Sandana

*) Just for FullPass Holders, socks and comfortable clothes recommend, sleeping pad is NOT required

**) We will start together at dance studio Sandana after the workshop and will go by tram to the christmas market. If you want to come straight to the christmas market, then we can meet 16:30 in front of the church of our lady (luther statue).

We have a motivated bar team which will mix many tasty cocktails for you or serve any other kind of drinks for a reasonable price. Please don’t bring your own drinks to the parties.

REGISTRATION AND PAYMENT:

You can choose between FULL PASS and PARTY PASS. The FULL PASS includes all workshops, 3 parties from Friday to Sunday and the organization of the social program. The PARTY PASS includes 3 parties from Friday to Sunday and the organization of the social program. The passes are limited - so don't wait too long with the registration. ;-)

FULL PASS: (**)
55 € until 15th August 2017
65 € until 15th October 2017  (SOLD OUT)
75 € until 1st December 2017 (SOLD OUT)

PARTY PASS: (**)
30 € until 15th August 2017
35 € until 15th October 2017
40 € until 1st December 2017 (SOLD OUT)

(**) Terms and Conditions:
Please note that the date of the actual receipt of payment is considered as the date of your registration! Only after we receive the payment the registration is completed.

In case of illness it is possible to transfer the Pass until 09.11.2017 to another person or to the next Zouk Family Meeting. If you transfer the pass to another person the new participant has to pay the difference to the current price level. After 09.11.2017 the pass can not transferred onto another participant anymore, but to the next Zouk Family Meeting. From 01.12.2017 it will cost an additional administrative fee of 10€.

ACCOMMODATION:

Free accomodation is possible via couch surfing (in some cases a sleeping bag and camping mat are required). Please be aware that the couchsurfing places are limited, those available will be assigned on a first-come, first-served basis.

If you wish to do couch surfing and in case you have preferred persons to stay with please leave a note in the text field "comments / questions" on the registration form. We will collect all requests until no later than 4 weeks before the ZFM. Only then we will get back to you, telling you if you can stay at someone's place. Together with the confirmation of your couch surfing place we will send you your host's contact details. Please note that couch surfing places will be assigned by the orga team only. We will do our best to get as many people as possible a place to stay.

ADRESSES FOR LOW COST HOTELS CLOSE TO THE DANCE STUDIO:

http://www.pensionedith.de/

http://www.dresden-ferienhaus.com/preise-ferienhaus.html

http://www.trobischhof.de/

http://www.gast.propieschen.de/html/preise.html

http://www.hotel-amadeus-dresden.de/zimmer.html

http://www.hotel-zu-dresden.de

https://www.airbnb.de/

IMPORTANT ADDRESSES:

dance studio “Sandana”
Trachenberger Platz 3
01139 Dresden
tram 3: stop “Trachenberger Platz”

Martin Luther Statue in front of the Church of our Lady (meeting point for the christmas market)
Neumarkt, Dresden
Koordinaten: 51.0515664, 13.7410188
tram: 3; 7; 12: stop “Pirnaischer Platz”

Watzke am Goldenen Reiter (Welcome Dinner)
Hauptstraße 1
01097 Dresden
tram: 8, 9: stop: "Neustädter Markt"

Espitas Gruna Dresden (Brunch on Sunday)
Bodenbacher Str. 26 b - crossing to Zwinglistraße
01277 Dresden
tram: 1,2: stop: Zwinglistraße

If you have any questions, please message us via e-mail to zouk.dresden@gmail.com.

We are looking forward to your visit to Dresden!!!
Dana, Stephan and Mandy