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Upcoming Events Calendar

Upcoming Event Registrations

    • 31-Mar-2019
    • 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    • City Park, The Peristyle
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    5th Annual Mudbug March to Stomp Out Pulminary Hypertension

    What: Our job is to warm up the walkers with a couple of line dances. We will then lead the walkers with music and disco cheer. The walk is around the Peristyle. This event is for YOU if you are not an early morning person. We need 8-10 Amigos for this event.

    When: Sunday, March 31. Call time is 9:00am 

    Where: City Park, The Peristyle. Map

    Who: Performers. Usual uniform

    Performance: Night Fever and You Make Me Feel

    Stage Manager: Michele Hudak, 650-678-9375

    Additional Event Info: Parking available in City Park. Enter the park on the Delgado side of the park along Marconi Drive.

    The Mudbug March to Stomp Out Pulmonary Hypertension is an event we have done for a number of years. It is organized by the partner of an Amigo. More info about the event is available at https://give.lsuhealthfoundation.org/mudbugmarch2019


    • 06-Apr-2019
    • 6:45 AM - 10:30 AM
    • Audubon Park
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    Girls on the Run 5k

    What: We will cheer on the girls as they complete a 5k and perform after the race.

    Where: Audubon Park, Shelter #10, near Newman Bandstand

    When: Saturday, April 6. Call time is 6:45 AM. The event is from 7:45AM-10:30AM.

    Who: All performers and discotistas are welcome to participate

    Performances:

    After the warm up at the Newman Bandstand (7:45 AM), the Disco Amigos will Second Line with all the runners to encourage them to go to the Start Line. Then we will be positioned at one of the mile markers to cheer on the girls and their running buddies. Once the race is completed, we will perform Fantastic Voyage (in place), Night Fever, and (maybe if there is time) Fireball at the Newman Bandstand.

    Stage Manager: Denny Bro, 504-607-2458, dennybro52@gmail.com

    Uniforms:

    Guys: Red shirt, black pants and vest

    Gals: Silver dress/top&pants

    Support: DA t-shirt, black pants or shorts

    The theme is "Spring Across The Finish Line" so feel free to accessorize in whatever “Spring” related accoutrements you have.

    VERY IMPORTANT!! For liability reasons we need everyone to go to the link below and sign up as a volunteer. Please be sure to use the “Category” drop down menu and look for “Dance Krewe-Disco Amigos”. Then please fill out the form.

    https://www.raceplanner.com/register/index/G3835NYXIHFCW0T?sid=9992e98e9280439495f980b087444ba9

    Additional Info: There will be coffee and breakfast snacks to wake us up! Be sure to check in at the Volunteer Table when you arrive and get your GOTR Thank You Gift. Parking is available near the Newman Bandstand and also across the street at the Zoo.

    Girls on the Run (GOTR) is non-profit organization that educates, inspires, and empowers young girls in New Orleans to be joyful, healthy and confident using a fun, experience-based curriculum which creatively integrates running. By harnessing the power of running, GOTR helps 3rd-8th grade girls develop the social and emotional tools to cope with the challenges of adolescence. The season culminates with a 5k as a way to celebrate the girls' completion of the program.


    • 18-May-2019
    • 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
    • Corner of Highland Ave and 33rd St South, Birmingham, Alabama
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    What:

    This is the 41st annual Do Dah Day parade and festival. The biggest fundraiser for the Great Birmingham Humane Society and other animal rescue centers. 

    More information about the event can be found here: https://dodahday.org

    Where:

    We will line up for the parade near the corner of Highland Ave and 33rd St. South.

    When:

    Saturday May 18th. Event from 10:00 am- 2:00 pm

    Set Up / Call Time: 10:00 am

    Who:

    Attendance is open for all performers, disco train and support. There is no limit on the number of performers or support.

    Uniforms:

    Amigos Attire: Full Uniform for both women and men. Pet related accessories/accoutrements, if desired.

    Disco Train: Disco Attire

    Support: Disco Amigo Tee Shirts

    Performances: 

    Line Dances at Parade Set Up

    Parade Dances: Fire, Funky Town, Jungle Boogie and Fantastic Voyage

    Park Sets: Set 1 - Boogie Shoes / Night Fever

    Set 2 - Fire/Fireball

    Stage Manager / Birmingham Accommodations:

    Contact the stage managers for out of town accommodation recommendations.

    Toni Dennis

    205-447-8664

     toni.dennis@gmail.com


    Karen Cole

    205-566-7464

    thekarencole@gmail.com


    Additional Info:

    This year the festival will be held in Rhodes Park only. The parade route is the same, just ending a tiny bit sooner. The amigos will be an entry in the parade and also do two sets of performances in the park. We will finish earlier this year for those who want to enjoy the festival or go explore Birmingham. Social events on Friday night and Saturday are still TBD. There will be some limited accommodations available for New Orleans members who want to drive up and join us. Social events and accommodation details will go out in separate announcements and emails. Continue to check this posting for potential updates


Past events

24-Mar-2019 St Baldrick’s Fundraiser for Cancer Research
23-Mar-2019 2019 Odyssey House Prophylactic Prom (link corrected)
02-Mar-2019 Krewe of Tucks - 2019 Mardi Gras Parade Sign Up
27-Feb-2019 Krewe of Nyx - 2019 Mardi Gras Parade Sign Up
24-Feb-2019 Krewe of Carrollton - 2019 Mardi Gras Parade Sign Up
22-Feb-2019 Krewe of Cleopatra - 2019 Mardi Gras Parade Sign Up
16-Feb-2019 Krewe of Poseidon - 2019 Mardi Gras Parade Sign Up
03-Feb-2019 Anti-LIE-Bowl Party
26-Jan-2019 Slidell Pop Ups
17-Nov-2018 Girls on the Run 5K
10-Nov-2018 2018 Walk to End Alzheimer's
10-Nov-2018 Hustle for Your Health 5K Baton Rouge
03-Nov-2018 Tour de Cure New Orleans for American Diabetes Association
20-Oct-2018 Krewe of Boo 2018
13-Oct-2018 Deutsches Haus Oktoberfest 2018 - Saturday October 13th
12-Oct-2018 Deutsches Haus Oktoberfest 2018 - Friday October 12th
07-Oct-2018 Crescent City Farmers Market Backyard Barbecue
06-Oct-2018 DSAGNO Buddy Walk 2018
01-Oct-2018 DA Practice (7-9 p.m.)
30-Sep-2018 Walk to End HIV
22-Sep-2018 NOLA on Tap 2018
15-Sep-2018 5th Annual 2018 NOLA Bluedoo Run
02-Sep-2018 Tricentennial Southern Decadence Parade 2018
29-Aug-2018 Culture Collision 10
25-Aug-2018 VFW Patron Party
23-Aug-2018 Boys Town Cheers for Charity
19-Aug-2018 5th Annual Tropical Blood Drive: Everybody Gets Lei'd!
28-Jul-2018 New Orleans National Dance Day
22-Jul-2017 Southern Federation of Syrian Lebanese American Clubs Breakfast Disco Performance
07-Jul-2017 Saturday Night Fever Musical
05-Feb-2017 Rock n Roll Marathon 2017 "Disco Cheer"
03-Dec-2016 Girls on the Run Fall 5K
04-Sep-2016 Southern Decadence Parade 2016
18-Jun-2016 New Orleans Pride Parade (Saturday, June 18, 2016)
26-May-2016 Red Nose Day Pop Up Disco
05-May-2016 Disco de Mayo Pub Crawl
17-Apr-2016 Pinchapalooza Festival - Deanie's Bucktown
16-Apr-2016 American Diabetes Association Tour de Cure - St. Tammany
29-Jan-2016 2016 Mardi Gras Parades Sign Up - Discotistas (Support)
24-Oct-2015 Krewe of BOO! Halloween Parade and Monster Mash

Phone: 504-571-9313

Email: info@discoamigos.com

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