Pin Ups & Privates is Next Week! Here’s a Preview!

Direct from Fox 2 Studios!

We were super excited to appear on Fox 2 to give a little Jitterbug demo and chat about Pin Ups & Privates! Watch the clip below and start planning your look and brushing up on your Lindy Hop now!

If you haven’t gotten your tickets yet, what are you waiting for? This is going to be a wonderful evening of fine food, drink, fashion, music and dancing that does good, too!

Activate Detroit Potential works to provide at-risk women in Detroit with marketable skills training – think graphic design, web skills, marketing skills and more! All while providing support services to help them reach their true potential! Such a great cause!

YOUR $85 TICKET PRICE INCLUDES:
  • Access to Belle Isle’s Detroit Boat House
  • Your Victory Photograph
  • Swing Dance Lesson with Award Winning Choreographer Paulette Brockington
  • The Rhythm Society Orchestra featuring Paul King and The Satin Dolls!
  • Strolling Supper – Vegetarian Option Available
  • Open Bar

…and A Few Additional Surprises!

Click This LInk to Purchase Your Tickets!

Here’s the Dish! Lay Your Eyes on Our Menu!

Lay your peepers on this killer diller menu that chef Jeffrey Scott Tatum is cooking up for us!

Get your tickets before they’re gone! https://app.gopassage.com/events/pin-ups-privates

Want a Vegetarian Option?
We Heard You!

One thing we pride ourselves on at Detroit Gatsby is being responsive to the feedback of our supporters, because unless we’re meeting your expectations, what’s the point?

Several of you have reached out to let us know that you would love vegetarian menu options when you attend our events. Our amazing chef, Jeffrey Scott Tatum has whipped up some delectable vegetarian alternatives just for YOU!

Our strolling suppers are made with the finest, freshest ingredients available and we’re delighted to offer these USO-themed dishes for your ultimate enjoyment!

IF YOU WANT THE VEGETARIAN OPTIONS, PLEASE EMAIL US AT HELLO@DETROITGETSBY.ORG AND SPECIFY THAT YOU WANT THE VEGETARIAN MEAL.

PIN UPS & PRIVATES MENU – Vegetarian Options

Starters
DAMN THE TORPEDOS DEVILLED EGGS
ARTISANAL CHEESES WITH PRESERVES
CRUDITE with NAVY BEAN HUMMUS

Dinner
A HILL OF BEANS
Kidney, Fava & Navy Beans Simmered with Molasses and Pancetta

AT EASE FRITTERS
Baked Red Lentil Quinoa Fritter with Roasted Red Pepper and Spices
Served with Beet and Fennel Cole Slaw

BEACH HEAD VEGGIE BRATS
with Savory Vegan Cheese & Bacon Topping
Served with Mustard Sauce & Watercress Potato Salad
(vegan, dairy free)

HUMDINGER HOGIES
Assorted Roasted Vegetable and Vegan Cheese on Croissant with Pickle Spear

Dessert
PEP TIRES & JOE
Assorted Dutch Girl Doughnuts & Fresh Brewed Kona Coffee

HOKEY POKEY BAR
Vanilla, Chocolate & Strawberry Ice Cream
with Hot Fudge, Caramel & Strawberry Sauces

Pin Ups & Privates Benefiting Activate Detroit Potential!

Beat me, daddy, eight to the bar!

Join us for the Pin Ups & Privates, Detroit’s Finest Big Band/Swing Dance/USO-style Event!

On Thursday, August 24st, be one of the first to explore Belle Isle’s Detroit Boat Club! Doors open at 7:30.

Celebrate our men and women in uniform while raising money to support homeless and at-risk women veterans.

Active Service Men & Women & veterans, contact us for your special ticket price of $50 – email us at hello@ActivateDetroit.org.

YOUR TICKET INCLUDES:
Access to the historic Belle Isle Boat House
Victory Photograph
Swing Dance Lesson
Live Orchestra
Strolling Supper
Open Bar featuring specialty cocktails and draft beer

…and A Few Additional Surprises!

Purchase your tickets at https://app.gopassage.com/events/pin-ups-privates

The people behind Detroit Gatsby bring you Pin Ups & Privates – Detroit’s Ultimate 1940s Swing Dance event!

Immerse yourself in the music, fashion and attitude of the Greatest Generation!

Come dressed to impress and enjoy Big Band classics performed by crooner Paul King and the Rhythm Society Orchestra, a sumptuous strolling supper and a free-flowing open bar! The dance floor is larger and perfectly suited for you to show off your Lindy Hop!
 

We’re very excited to donate a portion of the evening’s proceeds to Activate Detroit Potential!