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Abel Ramirez Big Band
Camelot Ballroom
6635 west 151st overland Park Ks.
(2 blocks east of Metcalf on 151st.)
Every Tuesday 
7:30 to 9:30 pm
$10 cover
Full Bar
Business Casual Dress 
Social Ballroom Dancing At It's best!
(That time of year when the weather acts up we will cancel if we have a weather warning before and or during the performance we will announce the cancelation here and Face Book!) 
 Congratulations to the Royals 
on the win!
 We want to thank the American Legion Post 250 from Louisburg Ks
in participating in our Salute to Veterans last Tuesday
thank you for participating and for your service
you made a lot of folks proud to be Americans! 
Veterans Day Celebration
Tuesday November 10th
Honor Guard
National Anthem
Armed Forces Salute
By Abel Ramirez Big Band
Featuring Anne Trinkl 
Tuesday November 17th Featuring Frank Ancona
Tuesday November 24th Featuring The Band 
We will play some Christmas Waltz's
Thursday November 26th
Happy Thanks Giving 
Friday November 27th 
9:30 to 11:30 am
The Trio will be at Crown center playing all Christmas Music
and helping Santa find his way to Crayola Christmas Land
Come and bring the kids & grand Kids for a sing along! 
Put this on your calendar
and don't miss it! 
The 2nd Annual Boogie Ball Dance
Saturday February 13th
Charles B Wheeler Downtown Airport
7 to 10pm
For more information contact
Jennifer Short 816-587-3443
 Blue Tuesday October 20th
featuring Anne Trinkle 
Wear your Royals gear to the dance!
Wear blue! 
 Tuesday October 27th
 Tuesday Sept. 1st
featuring Frank Cherrito 
Tuesday Sept. 8th
featuring Tony Antonucci 
Tuesday Sept. 15th
featuring Frank Ancona 
Tuesday Sept. 22nd 
Tuesday Sept. 29th
Tuesday July 7th
featuring Frank Cherrito
Sunday Afternoon July 12th
The Trio 2 to 5 pm
Tuesday July 14th
featuring Frank Vig
Tuesday July 21st
featuring Frank Ancona
Tuesday July 28th
featuring Ann Trinkl 
June line up!
Tuesday June 9th featuring Anne Trinkl
 Tuesday June 16th
Tuesday June 23rd
Tuesday June 30th
 May Line Up!
Tuesday May 5th    Frank Ancona
Tuesday May 12th    Tony Antonucci
Tuesday May 19th     Frank Vig
Tuesday May 26th     The Band

7:30 to 9:30pm
$10 cover
All the coffee and pop, water, Free!
Bring extra dancing shoes!
Every Tuesday after April 28th!
6635 West 151st Street
Overland Park Kansas
2015 will be a celebration of the life
and music of the twentieth century's
 most remarkable singer
of the Great American
songbook - a star of radio,
television, movies, 
and countless live performances
throughout the world. 
Abel Ramirez Big Band will be celebrating
it with their "Evening of Sinatra" shows
all year long!






 Don't forget to like us on Face Book

Abel Ramirez Big Band 


The Trio will perform at the Italian Festival

May 31st Sunday 3pm to 4:30pm

Backing The Kansas City Rat Pack

Frank Ancona, Frank Cherrito, Frank Viglituro, Tony Antonucci


The Abel Ramirez Big Band will play The Boogie Ball 2-13-16

TWA museum 7pm to 11pm


 The Trio is playing 

Candle Light Dance Club 

Saturday, March 14th 2015

8 to 11pm

$25/ couple Dress is Formal

Call for reservations 913-897-4622 or 913-897-9555


The Trio is playing

Sunday March 15th 2015

2 to 5 pm

$10 cover

Camelot Ballroom 

6635 W 151st 

Overland Park Ks


I will have a Tango, Rumba, and a Cha Cha or two... waiting for you!

You better bring Two Pairs of Dance shoes!!

 "Boogie Ball"

 Culture through Ballroom  Dance

 Invites you to the First Annual

 Valentine's Dance

Saturday February 14th 2015

 TWA Museum (10 Richards Road, KCMO)

To benefit Culture through Ballroom Dance by bringing dance to children of all ages throughout school districts in the Kansas City area. Many school districts cannot adequately fund all forms of arts programs but recognize the important educational value dance brings to children. Our mission is to develop a positive foundation in children by building confidence, self-esteem, and interactive social skills through the artistic expression of Ballroom Dance Our curriculum based arts-in-education in-school residencies give children the opportunity to learn the artistic components of Ballroom dances of various cultures. In the process, they also learn etiquette, team work, and respect for others. 

 5:30-7:00 Check in & Museum Tour

6:15- 7:00 FREE Waltz Dance Lesson 

7:00-10:00 Dance to the Music of  Abel Ramirez Big Band

Featuring Russ Simmons on vocals ( Fox 41's movie reviewer )

Cash Bar 

Food will be available for purchase or you can bring your own 

 $350 Boogie Ball Patron-Table of 10

*Premier/Reserved seating  *Chocolates for 10 

 *Recognition from dance floor  *2 bottles of wine-white & red

 *CTBD website name recognition  *Name recognition on all Social Networks

$25 Boogie Ball Individual Ticket 



Call Jennifer Short 816-587-3443 



This will be the best Ballroom Hanger dance ever!!!



 Abel Ramirez Trio

Oct 4th Saturday

7:30 to 10:30 pm

Ramada Inn Downtown Dance

420 SE 6th Ave. Topeka Ks

Guests are welcome

$15 cover 



 Put This On Your Calender

Abel Ramirez Big Band

Valentines Day Boogie Ball

Hanger Dance

3 hours of full blown social Ballroom


Swing dancing!

Fund Raiser

7 to 10 pm

TWA Museum

More info to come soon





The Abel Ramirez Trio


Teah Ballroom

Sunday August 24th

"This is the best ballroom dance band in the mid west!"

2 to 5 pm

Three hours of great dancing!

$15  cover

and two complimentary drinks

9050 Metcalf Ave.

(NW Corner of 91st and Metcalf)


"Social dancing at it's best"

East Coast, West Cost, Tox Trot, Lindy Hop, Swing Boogie,

Quick Step, Jive, Pogo (LOL), Waltz, Cha Cha, Rumba, Samba, Bolero!

Dress Is Business Casual






Abel Ramirez Big Band


Fox Trot, East Coast, West Coast, Waltz, Tango,

Rumba, Cha Cha, Samba, Mambo, Bossa Nova, Night Club Two Step,

So Come Fly With Us!



Note from Abel:

We may jump around to play at the Best Dance Ballrooms in 

Kansas City!!



The Abel Ramirez Trio


Teah Ballroom


Sundays August 17th and 24th


"This Is The Best Ballroom Dance Band

In The Midwest!"


Two Weeks Only!

2 to 5 pm

Three Hours Of Great Dancing!

$15 cover

and 2 complimentary drinks


9050 Metcalf Ave

Overland Park Kansas

(NW Corner of 91st and Metcalf)


"Social Ballroom Dancing At It's Best"

East Coast, West Coast, Fox Trot, Lindy Hop, Swing Boogie,

Quick Step, Jive, Pogo,( LOL) Waltz, Cha Cha, Rumba, Samba,

Mambo, Tango, Foxtantino, Night Club Two Step, Bolero! 

 Dress Is Business Casual




The Trio


Camelot Ballroom

July 27th

This could be the last time we play there!

So come see us!

2 to 5 pm

Cover $10


6635 West 151st Street

Overland Park Ks.66223

Come and dance!

East Coast, West Coast, Fox Trot, Lindy Hop. Swing Boogie,

Quick Step, Jive, Pogo, LOL, Waltz, Cha Cha, Rumba, Samba,

Mombo, Tango. Foxtantino, Night Club Two Step, Bolero!






The Trio

will be backing

The Kansas City Rat Pack


Zona Rosa 

Italian Festival

Sunday June 1st.

Show Starts at 3:30


Tony Antonucci

Frank Vig

Phil Rizzuti

Frank Cherrito (wild Man)


Frank Ancona


 Tuesday June 3rd

Featuring Wild Man Frank Cherrito


Tuesday June 10th

Featuring Frank Vig and Anne Trinkl


Tuesday June 17th

Featuring Frank Ancona


Tuesday June 24th

Featuring Tony Antonucci


Shannon Basham








Tuesday May 6th



Featuring Frank Cherrito

Free Group Dance lesson First of the month with Jim Macauley


Tuesday Mat 13th 


Tuesday May 20th

Featuring Frank Ancona

Tuesday May 27th

Featuring Shannon Basham


Tuesday April 8th

featuring Shannon Basham

Free group dance lesson first of the month with Jim MacAuley at 6pm

Tuesday April 15th

featuring Frank Ancona

Tuesday April 22nd

featuring Tony Antonucci

Tuesday April 29th

featuring The Band!


Tuesday March 11th



featuring Frank Vig

Dress Casual

Big Dance Floor

$10 Cover

includes complimentary drinks

A great time was had by all, see you again March 25th!!

 Tuesday March 25th

featuring Anne Trinkl

Dress Casual

Big Dance Floor

$10 cover

includes complimentary  drinks




 Check it out and hit like!

we will be posting a lot of pictures of you from:

 The Paramount Ballroom Era

The Finnigan's Hall Era

The Ari's Era


 The Tony's Bar and Grill Era




February 23rd

The Trio


Pot Luck and Dance

2 to 5 pm

Cover $10


Camelot Ballroom

6635 West 151st Street

Overland Park Kansas 66223











 Happy 2014


We want to thank all the musicians who had substituted through out the year, when we needed you, for sharing your talents, and to all the vocalists that had sung through the year.

You made a lot of people smile!


Would also want to thank all the e-fans who come to dance. 

We love you and we hope to find a home for you to dance at!


We are on Face Book now!

If you have Face Book

Please!!! Go to

"Abel Ramirez Big Band"

and hit Like!

And see pictures


constant up dates!


January 31st

Big Band private party at John Knox Pavilion


 December 29th Sunday

2 to 5 pm

The Trio will play at the

Camelot  Ballroom

6635 West 151st

Overland Park Ks.

$10 cover


December 13th Private Party Big Band At John Knox Pavilion

December 14th Private Party at Homestead CC

December 15th Private Party in Topeka

December 20th Public Party at  Paramount Ball Room

December 29th Public Party at Camelot Ballroom

December 31sr Private Party  Big Band at The Argosy



It was great to see every body!

at RC's

We Missed You!!!



We will be at RC's

Back Door Bar and Grill 

330 East 135th St.  Martin City, Mo 64145


November 20th Only!


If you have ever been there,

they are the Best Chicken Restaurant in town.

Come eat, drink, and of course Dance!


We have not played in public since June

And we miss all of you!


We will feature:

Anne Trinkl

Frank Ancona


Wild Man Frank Cherrito


Buffet Style or Order from the menu!

website is: www.rcschicken.com


Band plays from 7:30 to 9:30pm 

No Cover

No Reservations

Big Dance Floor

Casual Dress

"We make you want to dance!


If you don't dance!

We will play you a ballad!"

Abel Ramirez Big Band plays classic Big Band Jazz in the same tradition that made 

Kansas City Famuos!

So Come Fly With Us!



The Abel Ramirez Trio

Look here for public dances TBA!


Sunday January 26th

Camelot Ballroom

6635 West 151st

Overland Park Ks

2 to 5 pm

Ballroom Dancing At It's best!

The Biggest Dance Floor In Kansas City!

$10 Cover




November 23rd

Camelot Ballroom

6635 west 151st Street

Overland Park Ks. 

Playing the Candle Light Dance Nov. 23rd 8 to 11 pm

call for reservations



November 24th

2 to 5 pm!

Sunday afternoon

Ballroom Dance At It's Best!

The Biggest  Dance Floor in Kansas City!

No Reservations!

$10 cover






November 29th

Black Friday

Crown Center Atrium 

9:30 am to 12:30 pm

Christmas Music and Fun

and guess who's coming to town!! 





December 20th

Abel Ramirez Trio

featuring Russ Simmons


The Paramount Ballroom

1221west 103rd

Kansas City Mo. 64114

8:00 to 10:30 pm

Wear Your Festive

Holiday Sweater Dance

or Not!

Call For Reservations!


Swing, Cha Cha, Rumba, Waltz, Samba, Mombo and a Tango or two

waiting for you!

Come Fly With Us!





For booking info, see contact us!




Simply send your name and e-mail info to contact us in this website, we have over 400 e-fans!







Tuesday June 11th

Featuring Frank Ancona

Tuesday June 18th

Featuring Shannon Basham

Tuesday June 25th

Featuring Tony Antonucci

Buffet $11.95

Classic Meat Loaf, Mashed Potatoes with Brown Gravy,

Mixed Vegetables and Tossed Salad.


Tuesday May 21st 

Featuring Anne Trinkl

Tuesday 28th



Tuesday April 9th

Featuring Russ Simmons

and Shannon Basham

Tuesday April 16th

Featuring Anne Trinkl

Tuesday April 23rd

The Band

Tuesday April 30th

Nov. 24th!


 Tuesday March 5th 2013

featuring Frank Cherrito

Tuesday March 12th

featuring Frank Vig

Tuesday March 19th

featuring Anne Trinkl

Tuesday March 26th

featuring Tony Antonucci


Shannon Basham


Featuring Tony Antonucci



We want to thank all the musicians who had substituted through out the year, when we needed you!  And thank all the regular musicians who had set their Tuesdays aside, and shared their talents each week.  To all the vocalists that had sung through the year, you made a lot of people smile!

We were truly blessed with a great year!

thank you!