JCC is the place to be on Saturday nights for young dancers in grades 5, 6 and 7! Kids from all over the community come to the Uptown JCC for our monthly Sock Hops. Each dance features a live DJ and a snack bar stocked with soda, candy, pickles, and popcorn for sale.
Location: Uptown JCC - 5342 St. Charles Avenue
Time: 7:30 - 10:00* PM (Doors open at 7:00 PM)
Grades: 5, 6, and 7
*NEW ENDING TIME
Advanced sale tickets: $10 member/$14 non-member (cash, check, amex, visa and mastercard accepted)
Advanced tickets may be purchased during regular business hours at both the Uptown and Metairie campuses. If purchasing the day of the event, tickets will be available at the Uptown campus from 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM at the Fitness Desk, which can be accessed through the Leontine Street entrance and in Metairie during regular business hours.
At the door price: $10 member/$15 non-member (cash, check, amex, visa and mastercard accepted)
*In the event of a sold out dance, JCC Members will not be turned away at the door. Non-members are encouraged to purchase tickets prior to the dance.
If you would like to volunteer as a chaperone or have any questions, contact Garrett Moore.
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