Heathlands Blues Weekend – here we come!

Our next Blues Weekend is at The Heathlands in Bournemouth 7th to 10th December 2018.   We have a fabulous line-up and there’s always a great vibe as well as fabulous sound quality.

We have a brilliant line-up headlined by fabulous singer, songwriter and guitarist Marcus Malone, who has now teamed up with killer guitarist Innes Sibun.  A great combination!  Also playing, the wonderful Giles Hedley with his Aviators, fabulous blues harmonica player and singer Stevie Smith and his superb band, guitar supremo Guy Tortora, Guitar Heroes finalist Steve Morrison and Blues Abuse featuring Alan Glen on blues harmonica, plus wonderful guitarist Vince Lee with fab blues songstress Becca Langsford, and late night jam sessions with Blues Situation.  A great line-up!  Also fabulous value at  just £209 per person for three nights half board.  The hotel is one of our favourites for it’s friendly and helpful attitude and the great atmosphere.  Plus we have ‘Happy Hour’ every day, and bacon butties at midnight!   In addition to the late night jam sessions, we also have an ‘open mic’ area so that you can have an informal jam or practice during the day.  And a blues cinema.    Tremendous fun as well as being a brilliant music weekend!   Click here to see the full leaflet.  Click here for the booking form.

We still have rooms available, so please help spread the word!

Fabulous programme for Rock ‘n’ Roll Festival at The Toorak

We’ve put together an all-action programme for our first Rock ‘n’ Roll Festival at the Toorak in Torquay running from  5th to 8th October 2018.   The programme includes dance classes as well as all the bands, plus a Rock ‘n’ Roll Cinema, the Boogaloo Ramble, an Open Mic Lounge and late night DJ sessions.

Mike Berry headlines – with over 40 years in the music business, the ‘British Buddy Holly’ still has one of the finest voices on the rock ‘n’ roll scene today.  Also playing, the Earl Jackson Four, The Alleycats, Greggi G & His Crazy Gang, The Retrobaits , The Sunshine Boys, the Sweet Georgia Boys and Earl Jackson & Stompin Dave rock ‘n’ roll duo.

Click here for the detailed programme.


Day tickets are available at £25 each from 10.30 am until midnight.  Evening tickets are available at £20 each from 8.00 pm until midnight.  You can buy these at the venue.  For enquiries contact Boogaloo via info@boogaloopromotions.com.


For last-minute room bookings, contact Boogaloo via info@boogaloopromotions.com or contact The Toorak on 01893 400500 and they will contact one of the Boogaloo team.



Line-up announced for next Toorak Blues Weekend

We’ve got a fabulous line-up for our next Blues Weekend at The Toorak in Torquay 14th – 17th June 2019.  The leaflets will be available SOON, but this is a ‘heads up’ as this weekend always sells out, based on a winning combination of great music and a fabulous hotel!

Blues Situation will be kicking the weekend off on Friday 14th June with ‘Happy Hour’.    We’re delighted to have stunning guitarist and singer Stevie Nimmo with his band, plus Elles Bailey, Greg Coulson Band, Tom C Walker Band, Yoka & The Sugarbeats and the Eddie Angel Blues Band.  We will also have an Open Mic Lounge, a Blues Cinema, afternoon acoustic sessions and late night jam sessions led by Blues Situation.  Plus MC Earl Jackson.  We’re already one third full, so don’t leave it too late to book!

Contact us at info@boogaloopromotions.com or ring us on 01252 793430.  Rooms start at £239 per person including three course dinner and full-on breakfast.   Fantastic value for this quality weekend!

Next Boogaloo weekend at The Toorak in the glorious English Riviera!

TOORAK RNR FRONT LOW RESOur next weekender is at the fabulous Toorak Hotel in Torquay from October 5th – 8th.

We love The Toorak for lots of reasons.  It’s a great hotel, the food is fabulous, the staff are wonderful and the facilities and location are excellent!   Add to that a great line-up at a value price, and you have a weekend not to be missed!

At the time of writing, we still have double and twin rooms available, so why not give us a call or go online and get booked!
You can contact us at info@boogaloopromotions.com, ‘phone us on 01252 793430 or go to our Rock ‘n’ Roll page where you’ll find full details, a booking form and payment links for the deposit.

One Room Left! Toorak Blues Weekend

TOORAK BLUES LOW RES FRONTWe have just ONE ROOM for two people left at The Toorak, so if you’d like it please get in touch as soon as possible!
We have a great line-up at the Toorak Hotel with the fabulous Eugene ‘Hideaway’ Bridges, Bad Influence, Cry Baby & The Hoochie Coochie Boys, Catfish, Teed Up and Blues Situation, PLUS the fabulous and supremely talented ‘Stompin’ Dave, acoustic blues, late night jam sessions, an open mic area and a Blues Cinema.
Click here  for the programme.
Ring us on 01252 793430 or email us at info@boogaloopromotions.com if you’d like to come!



Jump Jive & Boogie Weekend – May Bank Holiday

CARRINGTON JJB 2018 LOW RES FRONTThis May Bank Holiday 4th – 7th May, we’ve got a fabulous weekend of fantastic live bands and all-day dance classes in the comfortable surroundings of the Carrington House Hotel in Bournemouth.
We’ve got a great line-up with the nine-piece Down For The Count Swing Orchestra, the seven-piece Kit Packham’s One Jump Ahead, the fabulous 8-piece Chris Corcoran Big Band, the fantastic big band sound of Kal’s Kats, the ever-popular Cadillac Kings and making their debut fab rocking band Bamboozle.

Plus all-day dance classes with Mike & Mel of Swingsters, Paul & Debbie of Get in The Swing and Ian & Suzanne of Dance Diversity.   Plus of course our fab DJ Pat da Kat and our usual state-of-the art sound system.

The Carrington House Hotel is well known for dance events and has a magnificent ballroom with a very large dance floor, as well as a second substantial room and dance floor for additional classes.   All this, for just £209 per person including all the music, all the dance classes, three nights accommodation and dinner and breakfast each day.  Plus a Buck’s Fizz Reception on Friday.    Fab value!

To book, ring Boogaloo on 01252 793430, or complete a booking form  and send it to us with a cheque or bank transfer.