1940’s Big Band Dance

Sleap Airfield, Harmer Hill, Shrewsbury SY4 3HE

20th July 2024

About 1940’s Big Band Dance

!!! This Event is Now 60% Sold !!!
1940’s Big Band Dance on an Original 40’s R.A.F Base!


We have great pleasure to announce Ashby Big Band and Kitty LaMare will be back joining us !

They will take you a trip down memory lane to meet the Big Band greats such as Count Basie, Glenn Miller, Duke Ellington and Stan Kenton to name but a few.


Got two left feet ? Don’t know any steps ? Don’t worry… RELAX! We have our very own Free Dance Teacher on hand to help ‘ewe’

Alternatively, just sit back and enjoy our the show


Dress Code: To help create the 1940’s atmosphere, period costume, uniform (inc. Axis) or civilian is encouraged, if you can; otherwise, smart dress is politely requested.

Children aged 12yrs and Above Welcome. Standard Admission Prices Apply

Doors Open – 6.30pm / Show Starts 7.30pm / Last Orders 11.00pm

  • Licenced Bars
  • Real Ales
  • Cocktails
  • Cash & Card Accepted
  • Hog Roast & Other Food Options Available (Inc. Vegan / Gluten Free)


! ! Tickets on Sale Now – This Event Will Sell Out ! !

£15 (plus £1 Booking Fee)


All tickets will be emailed and requested for presentation upon entry. This is a Ticket Entry Only Event – No Tickets Will Be Available on The Door


Allocated easy-access tables are available for anyone with poor mobility. Please let us know when booking.


No personal food or drink can be brought and consumed inside the Dance.


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How to get to the venue

Shrewsbury - head North on A528. Take right onto B5476 Harmer Hill. Airfield signposted on your left (Journey est.10 miles) Oswestry - Take A5 to Queens Head, take A528 Turn left to Alderton. Take right onto B5476. (Journey est.20miles) Telford - Take M54 / A5 Turn left A49. Turn right onto A528. Take right onto B5476 Harmer Hill. Airfield signposted on your left (Journey est.22miles)

Venue Address:
Sleap Airfield, Harmer Hill, Shrewsbury SY4 3HE