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Maryland Burb’s Time Machine Takes Elite Yelpers Back To The 1960’s



Have you fantasized about becoming Don Draper or one of his lovely ladies? Well, the Elite got to do just that at Yelp’s Swingin’ 60’s Soiree. Bethesda Blues & Jazz Supper Club played host to a group of candy cigarette-smoking Yelpers who got to sip on signature recipe Manhattans and Blue Hawaiians at the comfort of a 60’s style bar, topped with rare photographs of JFK & LBJ. Yelpers also rested their gams in the faux 60’s living room area, complete with a hollowed out vintage TV loaded with Yelp schwag.

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The Bethesda Blues & Jazz Supper Club lives and breathes local business #YelpLove. Mary Kate A points out: “The fact it is locally owned and the owner of it is pretty much homegrown out of Maryland makes it even more special.” So homegrown that in 1947 his mother graduated on the stage that he has bands play on today.

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Ruth C spent a considerable amount of time with the Roman red 1961 Chevy Impala Super Sport bubbletop coupe: “I was busy ogling the vintage car from Flemings Ultimate Garage and amusing a passerby as I draped myself all over it.

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Yelpers dined on the Bethesda Blues and Jazz Supper Club’s signature bites, which included watermelon & feta salad, coconut shrimp, blackened chicken, bruschetta and chocolate & amaretto mousse.

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Swell drinks and bites made for good fuel in the challenging classic TV game show Password. Two pairs of Yelpers played several intense rounds with Elite Sahar R and her partner clutching victory after a jaw-dropping comeback. On the other end of the bar was a heated game of poker. The game went through the entire party with Ruth C declaring a decisive victory in the end and being awarded a vintage framed 1960’s vinyl soundtrack of the James Bond Movie, Thunderball. Thanks to Devon Singer Photography for giving us great photos of the crazy fun that evening. The night ended with an option to join a swing dance lesson in the main hall while listening to the tunes of Bad Influence.

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Make sure to check out pics here and reviews of the event here.

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