This is the calendar of swing and other dance events in the Greater Boston area. Always check ahead, whether it be on their website or Facebook page, for last minute changes. Please note that there is a separate website just for Argentine Tango.


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August, 2017
14 Monday Night Practice, at 21 Marthon Street, Arlington (until September) . 9:00-11:00pm
18 Boston Swing Central, at eXtreme DanceSport, 26 New Street, Cambridge, featuring Bryan Brundige & the Piggly Wigglies.
9:00pm-12:30am (lesson: 8:00)
Super Singles & Couples Dance, at Moseley's, 50 Bridge Street, Dedham, featuring Dan Gable and the Abletones
8:00pm-midnight (lesson: 7:15)
19 Swingin' on the Charles, at Community Boating, INc., 21 David Mugar Way, Boston. 7:00-11:00pm
20 Dance2swing, at the Leominster Elks Lodge, 134 North Main Street, Leominster, featuring The Real Cool Cats.
7:30-11:00 (lesson: 6:45)
21 Monday Night Practice, at 21 Marthon Street, Arlington (until September) . 9:00-11:00pm
22 Outdoor show, Town Common, 29 Center Street, Burlington, featuring Eight To The Bar. 6:30-8:00pm
24 Outdoor performance, at the Boston Harbor Hotel, 70 Rowes Wharf, Boston, featuring Racky Thomas. 6:00-10:00pm
24-27 Summer Hummer West Coast Swing Dance Weekend, at the Sheraton Framingham, Framingham, Massachusetts. Summer Hummer logo
25 Boston Swing Central, at eXtreme DanceSport, 26 New Street, Cambridge, band to be announced. 9:00pm-12:30am
lesson: 8:00
26 Swing City, 680 Huron Avenue, Cambridge. Closed
27 Dance2swing, at the Leominster Elks Lodge, 134 North Main Street, Leominster, featuring The Tom Nutile Big Band.
7:30-11:00 (lesson: 6:45)
The Tom Nutile Band
28 Monday Night Practice, at 21 Marthon Street, Arlington (until September) . 9:00-11:00pm
Aug. 30 -
 Sept. 4
Swing Out New Hampshire, at Camp Wicosuta, Lebanon, New Hampshire.

September, 2017
1 Boston Swing Central, at eXtreme DanceSport, 26 New Street, Cambridge. 9:00pm-12:30am
lesson: 8:00
3 Dance2swing, at the Leominster Elks Lodge, 134 North Main Street, Leominster, featuring The Butterfly Swing Band.
7:30-11:00 (lesson: 6:45)
4 Monday Night Practice, at the First church, 11 Garden Street, Cambridge. . Closed
8 Hartford Swing Dance, at the West Hartford Town Hall, 50 South Main Street, West Hartford, Connecticut, featuring Eight To The Bar.
8:30-11:30pm (lesson: 7:30).
Boston Swing Central, at eXtreme DanceSport, 26 New Street, Cambridge, featuring Sweet Megg & the Wayfarers.
9:00pm-12:30am (lesson: 8:00)
Super Single & Couples Dance, at Moseley's, 50 Bridge Street, Dedham, featuring The Compaq Big Band
8:00pm-midnight (lesson: 7:15)
9 Swing City, 680 Huron Avenue, Cambridge, featuring Dan Gable and the Abletones.
9:00pm-midnight (lesson: 8:00)
10 Dance2swing, at the Leominster Elks Lodge, 134 North Main Street, Leominster, featuring Doo Wop Deville .
7:30-11:00 (lesson: 6:45)
11 Monday Night Practice, at the First church, 11 Garden Street, Cambridge. . 9:00-11:00pm
15 Boston Swing Central, at eXtreme DanceSport, 26 New Street, Cambridge, featuring Wolverine Jazz Band.
9:00pm-12:30am (lesson: 8:00)
Wolverine Jazz Band
16 Uptown Swing, at KI, 384 Harvard Street, Brookline. Band tba. 9:00pm-midnight
lesson: 8:15
17 Dance2swing, at the Leominster Elks Lodge, 134 North Main Street, Leominster, featuring Mission Of Blues.
7:30-11:00 (lesson: 6:45)
Mission of Blues
18 Monday Night Practice, at the First church, 11 Garden Street, Cambridge. . 9:00-11:00pm
21-24 2017 Dirty Waters Lindy & Blues.

Friday: Chelsea Reed
Saturday: Gordon Webster, location tba.

Dirty Waters Lindy Blues
23 Swing City, 680 Huron Avenue, Cambridge. Music tba. 9:00pm-midnight
lesson: 8:00
23 Swing City, 680 Huron Avenue, Cambridge, Band tba.
9:00pm-midnight (lesson: 8:00)
 
24 Dance2swing, at the Leominster Elks Lodge, 134 North Main Street, Leominster, featuring Lisa Marie & All Shook-Up .
7:30-11:00 (lesson: 6:45)
25 Monday Night Practice, at the First church, 11 Garden Street, Cambridge. . 9:00-11:00pm
29 Boston Swing Central, at eXtreme DanceSport, 26 New Street, Cambridge. 9:00pm-12:30am
lesson: 8:00
30 Swing City, 680 Huron Avenue, Cambridge, featuring The Love Dogs. 9:00pm-midnight (lesson: 8:00) The Love Dogs

October, 2017
1 Dance2swing, at the Leominster Elks Lodge, 134 North Main Street, Leominster, featuring The Love Dogs.
7:30-11:00 (lesson: 6:45)
The Love Dogs
2 Monday Night Practice, at the First church, 11 Garden Street, Cambridge. . 9:00-11:00pm
6 Hartford Swing Dance, at the West Hartford Town Hall, 50 South Main Street, West Hartford, Connecticut, featuring Roger Ceresi and the Rockin' Allstarz.
8:30-11:30pm (lesson: 7:30).
Roger Ceresi
Super Single & Couples Dance, at Moseley's, 50 Bridge Street, Dedham, featuring The Tom Nutile Band
8:00pm-midnight (lesson: 7:15)
The Tom Nutile Band
8 Dance2swing, at the Leominster Elks Lodge, 134 North Main Street, Leominster, featuring The Reminisants Band.
7:30-11:00 (lesson: 6:45)
9 Monday Night Practice, at the First church, 11 Garden Street, Cambridge. . Closed
14 Uptown Swing, at KI, 384 Harvard Street, Brookline. Band tba. 9:00pm-midnight
lesson: 8:15
Swing City, 680 Huron Avenue, Cambridge. Music tba. 9:00pm-midnight
lesson: 8:00
15 Dance2swing, at the Leominster Elks Lodge, 134 North Main Street, Leominster, featuring The Bruce Marshall Group.
7:30-11:00 (lesson: 6:45)
16 Monday Night Practice, at the First church, 11 Garden Street, Cambridge. . 9:00-11:00pm
22 Dance2swing, at the Leominster Elks Lodge, 134 North Main Street, Leominster, featuring Eight To The Bar.
7:30-11:00 (lesson: 6:45)
23 Monday Night Practice, at the First church, 11 Garden Street, Cambridge. . 9:00-11:00pm
28 Swing City, 680 Huron Avenue, Cambridge. Music tba. 9:00pm-midnight
lesson: 8:00
29 Dance2swing Halloween Costume Pizza Party, at the Leominster Elks Lodge, 134 North Main Street, Leominster, featuring The Tony Soul Project.
7:30-11:00 (lesson: 6:45)
30 Monday Night Practice, at the First church, 11 Garden Street, Cambridge. . 9:00-11:00pm

November, 2017
3 Hartford Swing Dance, at the West Hartford Town Hall, 50 South Main Street, West Hartford, Connecticut, featuring The Cartells.
8:30-11:30pm (lesson: 7:30).
The Cartells
6 Monday Night Practice, at the First church, 11 Garden Street, Cambridge. . 9:00-11:00pm
11 Swing City, 680 Huron Avenue, Cambridge. Music tba. 9:00pm-midnight
lesson: 8:00
13 Monday Night Practice, at the First church, 11 Garden Street, Cambridge. . 9:00-11:00pm
20 Monday Night Practice, at the First church, 11 Garden Street, Cambridge. . 9:00-11:00pm
24-26 Workshops with Skye Humphries and Naomi Uyama. Hosted by Hop To The Beat.
25 Uptown Swing, at KI, 384 Harvard Street, Brookline, featuring The Gordon Webster Band.
9:00pm-midnight (lesson: 8:15)
Swing City, 680 Huron Avenue, Cambridge. Music tba. 9:00pm-midnight
lesson: 8:00
27 Monday Night Practice, at the First church, 11 Garden Street, Cambridge. . 9:00-11:00pm

December, 2017
1 Hartford Swing Dance, at the West Hartford Town Hall, 50 South Main Street, West Hartford, Connecticut, featuring Swingadelic.
8:30-11:30pm (lesson: 7:30).
Roger Ceresi
4 Monday Night Practice, at the First church, 11 Garden Street, Cambridge. . 9:00-11:00pm
11 Monday Night Practice, at the First church, 11 Garden Street, Cambridge. . 9:00-11:00pm
18 Monday Night Practice, at the First church, 11 Garden Street, Cambridge. . 9:00-11:00pm
9 Swing City, 680 Huron Avenue, Cambridge. Music tba. 9:00pm-midnight
lesson: 8:00
23 Swing City, 680 Huron Avenue, Cambridge. Music tba. Closed
25 Monday Night Practice, at the First church, 11 Garden Street, Cambridge. . Closed

January, 2018
5 Hartford Swing Dance, at the West Hartford Town Hall, 50 South Main Street, West Hartford, Connecticut, featuring The Bales & Gitlin Band.
8:30-11:30pm (lesson: 7:30).

February, 2018
2 Hartford Swing Dance, at the West Hartford Town Hall, 50 South Main Street, West Hartford, Connecticut, featuring The Shiny Lapel Trio.
8:30-11:30pm (lesson: 7:30).
The Shiny Lapel Trio

March, 2018
2 Hartford Swing Dance, at the West Hartford Town Hall, 50 South Main Street, West Hartford, Connecticut, featuring Eight To The Bar.
8:30-11:30pm (lesson: 7:30).

April, 2018
6 Hartford Swing Dance, at the West Hartford Town Hall, 50 South Main Street, West Hartford, Connecticut, featuring Roger Ceresi and the Rockin' Allstarz.
8:30-11:30pm (lesson: 7:30).
Roger Ceresi

May, 2018
4 Hartford Swing Dance, at the West Hartford Town Hall, 50 South Main Street, West Hartford, Connecticut, featuring The Cartells.
8:30-11:30pm (lesson: 7:30).
The Cartells

June, 2018
1 Hartford Swing Dance, at the West Hartford Town Hall, 50 South Main Street, West Hartford, Connecticut, featuring The Love Dogs.
8:30-11:30pm (lesson: 7:30).
The Love Dogs
June 28-
July 5
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July, 2018
6 No Hartford Swing Dance in West Hartford. n/a



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