Welcome to NYC Zouk Festival 2017. We are very happy to have you here in the heart of the city MANHATTAN! Below is the NYCZF2017 411 and Prep List!!
ARRIVAL: If you are arriving at JFK, Newark, of LGA. Please see the transportation into NYC - page it's pretty easy to get here!!!
RESERVE YOUR T-SHIRT - We have limited shirts under the LIVING THE DREAM COLLECTION. Last year we sold out of shirts and this year we are expecting to do the same. If you would like a shirt, you can reserve here and YOU MUST PICK UP YOUR SHIRT in the afternoon and Pay, otherwise it WILL go back in distrubution. WE select oonly Quality T-Shirts and Print by our artist and Vendor Kevin from Threadwolfe Designs.
Our Evening starts at Solas Bar located at SOLAS BAR 232 East 9th Street NY NY at 7:30 PM! More information on our schedule page.
This is open to all! This pre-party is hosted by an outside party so there will be a slight payment.
**Tip We will be pre-registering people for NYC Zouk Festival 2017 on Thursday before the festival. So if you do not want to stand in line on Friday, please PRE-REGISTER UPSTAIRS at SOLAS.
Please note our different locations:
BE LIKE A NEW YORKER: Be prepared to casually walk and enjoy the city between venues and hotel. NYC is made for walking and site seeing. Please DO NOT ever feel rushed to be somewhere take the time and walk and enjoy to get the experience. If you feel like you need to be somewhere the fastest sometimes is walking rather than taking a cab. Cab rides, Uber, and Uber Pool are all accessible!!!
ADDRESSES: During the Day we are at Chelsea Studios 151 West 26th Streets and during the night and happy hour we are at Manhattan Ballroom and Habanero Blues which share the same location because they are right next door to each other. Address is 29 West 36th Street.
SCHEDULE: For workshops and scheduling please refer to our schedule page. PLEASE ALSO DOWNLOAD The Web Application to your phone so you have the most up to date information.
Click here for the NYCZF Web App Schedule: https://nyczoukfestival2017livinthedream.sched.com/
PLEASE DO NOT PRINT OUT SCHEDULES as sometimes they will be changing. If you DO DECIDE to print out the schedule, then do it the day before, however we will have shchedules printed on all studio doors. WE will send out communication to you during the festival should a change in our schedule happen.
PRIVATES: You can book privates under our private booking tool with your favorite instructors. Hurry before all spots are taken.
HAPPY HOUR AND DINNER: You can pre-order Dinner if you want to hurry and go to the workshops. See our menu and Pre-order here.
REGISTRATION: Opens at 7:00 PM at Manhattan Ballroom
KICK-OFF AND HOUSEKEEPING ANNOUNCEMENTS: 10:00 PM
THEME PARTY and TIME SENSTIVE PERFORMANCES: Rags to Riches is our theme and we promise to keep it short!
WAIVERS AND CODES OF CONDUCT - Print your waiver and codes of conduct before the festival. We will be asking all to these documents for safety and comfort of the festial. They are listed on the top of this page.
ADDRESSES: During the Day we are at Chelsea Studios 151 West 26th Street and again during the night we are at Manhattan Barlloom and Habanero Blues.
LUNCH: You can order lunch from anyone of the following places and have it delivered to chelsea studios:
- Seamless - www.seamless.com
- Grubhub - www.grubhub.com
Pleas also check out the lunch places near CHELSEA STUDIOS.
JACK AND JILL: Starts 7:00 PM at Chelsea Studios
THEME PARTY and TIME SENSTIVE PERFORMANCES: On the Cat Walk is our theme and we promise to keep it short!
ADDRESSES: During the Day we are at Chelsea Studios 151 West 26th Street and again during the night we are at Manhattan Barlloom and Habaero Blues.
THAI MASSAGE!! - Asked by many of you we have included a relaxation session with Tara Quinn who will be offering Thai Massage at NYC Zouk Festival, who has been recommended highly by our Parter Acro Yogi/Thai Massager Mary. Unfrotunately Mary Aranas will not be able to join us this year : (. BUT we are holding an event called ZOUK N' THAI on December 17th with Om Factory. ZenZouk and Om Factory! You must Pre-register for Thai Massage. We are only accepting 40 people. Yoga Mat will be available for rental. $3.00 per mat and PLEASE RETURN otherwise bring your own Mat.
JACK AND JILL: Starts 7:00 PM at Chelsea Studios
THEME PARTY and TIME SENSTIVE PERFORMANCES: On the BIG LIGHTS BIG CITY is our theme and we promise to keep it short!
BRUNCH: We are meeting at Triple Crown Ale for brunch from 12:00 - 2:00 PM. Please store your bags at your hotel OR you can bring your bags and store your bags at the Hotel Pennsvylvania, which is close by the restaurant. If you can not meet us for brunch then come to Bethesda Fountain in Central Park to Dance Zouk at 4:00 PM.
YOU must pre-register for the NYC Zouk Festival 2017 Tour. Register here.
This of course is contingent upon weather!!