Empire Weekend in New York City
August 17 – 19, 2018
Join the Empire Steppers this summer in New York City for an Empire Weekend. Get Your Step on and Enjoy the City. We’ll Step in Harlem, Midtown and at the Statue of Liberty. Steppers from all over the country will be here to do it big in the Empire State. Bring your stepping shoes and your walking shoes. Stepping, Site-seeing, Shopping, and more!
Friday, August 17, 2018
3pm Tour of the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Harlem, NY
9pm — 2am Welcome Set – Hudson Terrance, Salon Room — 621 West 46th Street, NY, NY — City Casual, no sneakers, jeans ok.
Saturday, August 18, 2018
10am — 12pm Carlos Fortune Stepping workshop for all levels
1pm — 4pm Stepping at the Statue of Liberty Park — boat ride to Liberty Island and access to climb to the top of the statue is included in the tour cost.
9pm — 2am Main Event at the National Black Theater in Harlem – Steppin’ in Pastels (steppers sharp) — 2-hour open bar with wine and beer and buffet included.
Sunday, August 19, 2018
1pm Tour of the Apollo
2pm — 7pm HARLEM WEEK! – One of the best festivals New York City has to offer. Harlem Week celebrates Black culture – through music, fashion, food and people. This is the best time to be in New York City.
LEO SEASON CELEBRATION! – Leos from all over will be here to celebrate
All the way from Chicago – DJ Jay Boogie will keep the parties going all weekend!
Host Hotels in the heart of New York City, 2 blocks from each other:
The Manhattan at Times Square Hotel (3 star)
790 7th Avenue, NY, NY
Group room rates:
King room $159/night
Double room $189/night
Contact Dolores to reserve a room at 646-209-7129.
Marriott Courtyard — Central Park (4 star)
1717 Broadway, NY, NY
King room $229/night
Double room $259/night
Call 855-331-8443 or reserve Marriott Courtyard Empire Steppers group rate online: https://marriott.com/meeting-event-hotels/group-corporate-travel/groupCorp.mi?resLinkData=Empire%20Steppers%5Enycpk%60EMSEMSA%7CEMSEMSB%60229.00-259.00%60USD%60false%602%608/17/18%608/20/18%607/19/18&app=resvlink&stop_mobi=yes
Early bird rates available until March 31
Early Bird Set Package is $50 (includes Friday and Saturday sets) $65 after
Early Bird Set & Tour Package is $100 (includes all sets and all tours) $115 after
Weekend package payment plan available (includes 2 nights at The Manhattan at Times Square host hotel, all Sets and all Tours)
$100 Deposit holds hotel room
King room packages:
1 person: $500
2 people: $300/per person
Double room packages:
2 people: $334/per person
3 people: $256/per person
4 people: $217/per person
March 31 — $40 down payment with balance divided among 4 remaining due dates: April 30,, May 30, June 30, July 15
More details coming…
Purchase tickets at Eventbrite: https://eventbrite.com/e/empire-weekend-in-new-york-city-tickets-43154181318?aff=es2
Any questions about the weekend, please contact Dolores at [email protected]