Jazz and swing dance enthusiasts will get their chance on the dance floor during the Alvin Community College Big Band Concert on February 8.
The 15th Annual Evening of Big Band Music by the Kurland Street Band will begin playing the first notes at 7 p.m. and last dance will be 10 p.m. at the Alvin Community College Nolan Ryan Center.
The Kurland Street Band have performed for the event since its inception in 1999. The band has played concerts throughout southeast Texas for 25 years. They are regularly featured in country clubs, hotels and large parities in the Houston area and have performed at many well-known functions, including the USO Show for the rededication of the Battleship Texas.
There will also be a silent auction at the concert.
Funds raised at the event will go directly to the Music Department and alumni scholarships.
Tickets are $15 and will include admission to the dance and light refreshments throughout the evening. Tickets are available at the Music Department, the Administrative office and at the ACC Marketplace online at www.alvincollege.edu. They also will be sold at the door.
The dance will be at the Nolan Ryan Center and will run from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. Doors will open at 6:30 p.m. For more information about the event, call 281-756-3686 or 281-756-3600.