You're Invited

Your presence is kindly requested on

Friday, September 13, 2013, at 7 in the evening


At the home of D. Curry  /  4300 South Q Street  /  Fort Smith, Arkansas


For a night of dinner, live jazz music & vintage-style jollification

All The Details

Spend an Evening in Vintage High-Society.


Enjoy dinner provided by Movie Lounge & live jazz music by John Lindquist & Steve Myers.


Play croquet & have your picture taken with vintage cars & period-dressed actors.  Champagne provided.  Mixed drinks for donation.


The Great Gatsby End of Summer Social is a fundraiser for Southern Fried Swing, an annual swing dance convention held in Fort Smith, Arkansas, that brings in dancers from several states for a weekend of instruction, live music & social dancing.  Its mission is to promote the arts & preserve a part of American history by providing education to dancers & to the community about vintage dances like Lindy Hop & the Charleston.

What To Wear

1920s / Vintage Attire Required.

Pin-striped suits, flapper dresses, white linen, & black tie acceptable.

For hats, check out Hats, Hides, & Heirlooms at 83 Spring Street in Eureka Springs. (It's worth the drive. Ask for Maureen.) Their number is 479-253-5800.

Ladies, for vintage-style headbands, visit N Style Revue on Garrison Avenue in Fort Smith.


Where To Go

The Great Gatsby End-of-Summer Social will take place at:


The Home of D. Curry

4300 South Q Street in Fort Smith, Arkansas


Parking is available three blocks away at Green Pointe Shopping Center. (Please do not part in front of the Casbah restaurant.) You may walk, but transportation from the parking lot to the event and back will be available.

Register to Attend

Tickets are available for a suggested donation of $50 per person.


Registration is limited to the first 100 people who sign up and pay online. If you prefer, contact Marcus (see below) to reserve a spot and pay at the door with cash or check. A waiting list will be made as registration fills up.


Registrations are non-refundable, but are transferable. Contact us to transfer your purchased tickets to someone else.


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Call or text Marcus Coker at 479-285-9090.

You can also email


Want to learn more about Southern Fried Swing? Click here.