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About Our Shag Club:
The Beach Shaggers of Birmingham is a non-profit social shag club. Our club promotes the Shag Dance and the bringing together people of like minds and interest with the goal to preserve the Carolina Shag Dance and shag music. Our shag club was started in 1992 and is a member of the Association of Carolina Shag Clubs, an organization of over 100+ shag clubs stretching from Tampa to Boston, but mainly in the Carolina's.
Where and When We Dance:
The Beach Shaggers of Birmingham shag club dances on the 2nd Friday night and the 4th Tuesday night of each month at the Kelly Ingram VFW post #668 located at 1801 - 11th Avenue North, Birmingham, AL. No door charge for Tuesday night dances. FREE shag dance lessons for beginners start at 6:30 pm, these usually last half hour. Dancing starts around 7 pm until 10 pm. The VFW has a large, hardwood dance floor and a well stocked bar (great drink prices). Popcorn can be purchased from the bar - no other food is available. The VFW is a non-smoking facility - no credit cards "cash only".
Our special Friday night dances on the 2nd Friday of each month (with a few exceptions) ususally includes a meal and desserts. (Door charges do apply to non-members).
Party dates for this year are October 13 - 18, 2015
The Edgewater Beach and Golf Resort
50's Rock n Roll Party 2014
Reunion Party 2014
Valentine's Party 2014
Check out this video..... SAM & LISA WEST
Membership Dues and Other Information:
Annual membership dues are only $35.00 for new members and $30.00 for current members, if they rejoin before March 1st. Membership dues help support our great shag music and DJ's, our place to dance, and various special parties throughout the year. If you love to dance, enjoy great music, and have fun meeting friendly people - then the Beach Shaggers of Birmingham shag club is the place for you!