Scarborough Jazz Weekend @ The Royal Hotel, Scarborough
Friday 2nd - Monday 5th November 2018

Scarborough Jazz Weekend @ The Royal Hotel, Scarborough
Friday 15th - Monday 18th March 2019

Join Venture Away UK at The Royal Hotel in Scarborough for a choice of three scintillating weekends of Traditional Jazz. The feedback from the guests in 2017  was excellent and this hotel certainly went down well with all who attended  Located in the Town Centre, the Royal Hotel takes pride of place overlooking the town's harbour and South Bay. The Royal Hotel is an ideal Hotel in Scarborough from which to enjoy beautiful sandy beaches, promenade walks and all that Scarborough has to offer.
The Jazz takes place in the Royal Hotel Ballroom and sees the following artists appearing during the weekend:

Bands Appearing in November - 2nd - 5th November 2018 are as follows:
**The Chicago Teddy Bear Society Jazz Band**
**Washington Whirligig**
**Dave Rae's Levee Ramblers Jazz Band**
**The Savannah Jazz Band**
**Baby Jools & The Jazzaholics**

Bands Appearing - 15th - 18th March 2019 are as follows:
The Dart Valley Stompers
The Eagle Jazz Band
Baby Jools & The Jazzaholics
The Savannah Jazz Band
Emily Bacon's Good Time Gang


The Savannah Jazz Band

There is never a shortage of fun, excitement and raw good music whenever the Savannah Jazz Band takes the stage. The Savannah is one of the most popular UK bands around. With their talent for satisfying listeners and dancers alike they have built up a truly international reputation at major festivals in the UK and overseas. The band's driving and exciting New Orleans style attracts large audiences whenever they play. The Savannah Jazz Band is as much a musicians' band as it is a magnet for its impressive number of loyal fans.

The band has a varied and ever changing program, and is constantly adding new numbers to their extremely wide repertoire. The Savannah Jazz Band is never predictable! This is a dynamic band, a hard working band, and a truly professional band. Long may they play!


John Shillito's Select Six
Led by the excellent Ray on Bass the Chicago Teddy Bears always excite the audience with there wit and humour. Make sure you catch this rare appearance from this fantastic band.
The Sussex Jazz Kings
The Sussex Jazz Kings are one of the best bands in the UK today, led by Dave Stardwick they feature Pete Lay on Drums & Kevin Scott on banjo along with regulars like Bernie Strutt this is a band that will fill the dance floor with there brillkiant tempo and style.
Dave Rae's Levee Ramblers with Ian Wynne
Following the retirement of Mac Rae from the Rae Brothers Band, his brother Dave Rae has started the Dave Rae Levee Ramblers which is made up of some top class musicians - Dave Rae (Banjo) leads the way along with Liz Bacon (Clarinet) Paul Bacon (Drums) John Robinson (Bass) Jim Blenkin (Trombone) - The band also have guest stars appear with them at different venues. If you love the music that the Rae Brothers created over the years - then look no further than a visit to Scarborough to see the Levee Ramblers on there first Venture Away UK appearance. Further more we are really excited to hear that the very young and talented pianist Ian Wynne will be appearing with the band in Blackpool. - Be sure not to miss this great performance!!
The Millennium Eagle Jazz Band
This Midlands based band bring you a healthy mixture of youth and experience starting with Matt Palmer (Band Leader, Clarinet & Saxophone), Peter Brown (Trumpet), Brian Lawrence (Double Bass), Chris Etherington (Banjo),  & Baby Jools (Drums). One of the UK's finest jazz bands who create a great atmosphere and are loved by Venture Away fans all over the UK.

The Royal Hotel
All rooms at the hotel are en-suite, have Colour TV’s, Heating, Hairdryers, Towels & more. All Venture Away UK breaks are on a Half-Board basis so breakfast & evening meal are included in the price. Choose from a selection of items at breakfast from the hot & cold buffets including full English breakfasts, & in the evening there is variety of food available from the hot & cold buffets where you can help yourself to as much food as you wish.
Prices for November Weekend - 2nd - 5th November 2018
Singles, Doubles & Twin Rooms = £220.00 per person for the weekend

Prices for March Weekend - 15th - 18th March 2019
Doubles & Twin Rooms = £229.00 per person for the weekend
Single Rooms = £259 per person for the weekend

Deposit = £50 per person

To make a booking please call 01305 750797

All Deposits are non-refundable. All balances are due 8 weeks prior to the event, we are unable to refund final balances that have been paid within 8 weeks of the event.
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