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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May, 2016
29 Dance 2 Swing's Swingin' Sunday, at the Leominster Elks, 134 N. Main Street, Leominster, featuring Juke Joint 5. Juke Joint 5
30 No Monday Night Practice in Cambridge. n/a
31 Bluesy Tuesy, at 45 Mount Auburn Street (Harvard Square), Cambridge. 8:30pm
lesson: 7:30

June, 2016
2 Blues Union, 16 Bow Street, Somerville. 9:30-11:30pm
Lessons: 7:30 & 8:30
3 Boston Swing Central, at eXtreme DanceSport, 26 New Street, Cambridge, featuring Dan Gabel and the Abletones.
9:00pm-12:30am (lesson: 8:00)
4 Dance Boston, at 959 Waltham Street, Lexington. 9:15pm-midnight
lesson: 7:10
6 Monday Night Practice, at the First Church of Cambridge, 11 Garden Street, Cambridge. 9:00-11:00pm
7 Bluesy Tuesy, at 45 Mount Auburn Street (Harvard Square), Cambridge. 8:30pm
lesson: 7:30
9 Blues Union, 16 Bow Street, Somerville. 9:30-11:30pm
Lessons: 7:30 & 8:30
10 Hartford Swing Dance Society dance, at the West Hartford Town Hall, 50 South Main Street, Hartford, featuring Superchief Trio.
Boston Swing Central, at eXtreme DanceSport, 26 New Street, Cambridge, featuring Rocco & the Stompers. 9:00pm-12:30am
lesson: 8:00
11 Swing City, 680 Huron Avenue, Cambridge. Music tba. 9:00pm-midnight
lesson: 8:00
13 Monday Night Practice, at the First Church of Cambridge, 11 Garden Street, Cambridge. 9:00-11:00pm
14 Bluesy Tuesy, at 45 Mount Auburn Street (Harvard Square), Cambridge. 8:30pm
lesson: 7:30
16 Blues Union, 16 Bow Street, Somerville. 9:30-11:30pm
Lessons: 7:30 & 8:30
17 Boston Swing Central, at eXtreme DanceSport, 26 New Street, Cambridge, featuring The Swing Legacy.
9:00pm-12:30am (lesson: 8:00)
The Swing Legacy
18 Shoreline Swing's 3rd Saturday Swing, at the East Lyme Community Center, 41 Society Road, Niantic, CT, featuring Roger Ceresi & The All Starz Band.
Dancing: 8:00-11:00pm (lesson: 7:00)
Roger Ceresi
20 Monday Night Practice, at the First Church of Cambridge, 11 Garden Street, Cambridge. 9:00-11:00pm
21 Bluesy Tuesy, at 45 Mount Auburn Street (Harvard Square), Cambridge. 8:30pm
lesson: 7:30
23 Blues Union, 16 Bow Street, Somerville. 9:30-11:30pm
Lessons: 7:30 & 8:30
23-30
24 Boston Swing Central, at eXtreme DanceSport, 26 New Street, Cambridge. 9:00pm-12:30am
lesson: 8:00
25 Swing City, 680 Huron Avenue, Cambridge, featuring Eight To the Bar.
9:00pm-midnight (lesson: 8:00)
27 Monday Night Practice, at the First Church of Cambridge, 11 Garden Street, Cambridge. 9:00-11:00pm
28 Bluesy Tuesy, at 45 Mount Auburn Street (Harvard Square), Cambridge. 8:30pm
lesson: 7:30
30 Blues Union, 16 Bow Street, Somerville. 9:30-11:30pm
Lessons: 7:30 & 8:30

July, 2016
1 No Hartford Swing Dance Society dance in July n/a
Boston Swing Central, at eXtreme DanceSport, 26 New Street, Cambridge. 9:00pm-12:30am
lesson: 8:00
4 Swingtime, at the Brookline Academy of Dance, 136 Westbourne Terrace, Brookline, featuring the Mood Swings Orchestra. 9:00-11:00pm
lesson: 8:00
No Monday Night Practice in Cambridge. n/a
5 Bluesy Tuesy, at 45 Mount Auburn Street (Harvard Square), Cambridge. 8:30pm
lesson: 7:30
7 Blues Union, 16 Bow Street, Somerville. 9:30-11:30pm
Lessons: 7:30 & 8:30
8 Boston Swing Central, at eXtreme DanceSport, 26 New Street, Cambridge, featuring Sweet Megg & the Wayfarers. 9:00pm-12:30am
lesson: 8:00
9 Swing City, 680 Huron Avenue, Cambridge, featuring Rico Barr.
9:00pm-midnight (lesson: 8:00)
11 Monday Night Practice, at the First Church of Cambridge, 11 Garden Street, Cambridge. 9:00-11:00pm
12 Bluesy Tuesy, at 45 Mount Auburn Street (Harvard Square), Cambridge. 8:30pm
lesson: 7:30
14 Blues Union, 16 Bow Street, Somerville. 9:30-11:30pm
Lessons: 7:30 & 8:30
outdoor show, at Christopher Columbus Waterfront Park, 105 Atlantic Avenue, Boston, featuring Eight To The Bar. 6:30-8:00pm
15 Boston Swing Central, at eXtreme DanceSport, 26 New Street, Cambridge, featuring Dan Fox. 9:00pm-12:30am
lesson: 8:00
18 Monday Night Practice, at the First Church of Cambridge, 11 Garden Street, Cambridge. 9:00-11:00pm
19 Bluesy Tuesy, at 45 Mount Auburn Street (Harvard Square), Cambridge. 8:30pm
lesson: 7:30
21 Blues Union, 16 Bow Street, Somerville. 9:30-11:30pm
Lessons: 7:30 & 8:30
22 Boston Swing Central, at eXtreme DanceSport, 26 New Street, Cambridge, featuring Phil McGowan & the Easy Winners.
9:00pm-12:30am (lesson: 8:00)
Phil McGowan & the Easy Winners
23 Swing City, 680 Huron Avenue, Cambridge, featuring The Love Dogs.
9:00pm-midnight (lesson: 8:00)
The Love Dogs
25 Monday Night Practice, at the First Church of Cambridge, 11 Garden Street, Cambridge. 9:00-11:00pm
26 Bluesy Tuesy, at 45 Mount Auburn Street (Harvard Square), Cambridge. 8:30pm
lesson: 7:30
28 Blues Union, 16 Bow Street, Somerville. 9:30-11:30pm
Lessons: 7:30 & 8:30
29 Boston Swing Central, at eXtreme DanceSport, 26 New Street, Cambridge, featuring Cassidy's Orleans Kids. 9:00pm-12:30am
lesson: 8:00
30 Swing City, 680 Huron Avenue, Cambridge, featuring The Tom Nutile Big Band.
9:00pm-midnight (lesson: 8:00)
The Tom Nutile Band
31 The Roaring Twenties Lawn Party, at Castle Hill on the Crane Estate, 290 Argilla Road, Ipswich, featuring Meschiya Lake & the Little Big Horns and Cassidy & the Orleans Kids. 3:00-8:00pm

August, 2016
1 Monday Night Practice, at the First Church of Cambridge, 11 Garden Street, Cambridge. 9:00-11:00pm
2 Bluesy Tuesy, at 45 Mount Auburn Street (Harvard Square), Cambridge. 8:30pm
lesson: 7:30
4 Blues Union, 16 Bow Street, Somerville. 9:30-11:30pm
Lessons: 7:30 & 8:30
5 Hartford Swing Dance Society dance, at the West Hartford Town Hall, 50 South Main Street, Hartford, Connecticut, featuring Shiny Lapel Trio. The Shiny Lapel Trio
Boston Swing Central, at eXtreme DanceSport, 26 New Street, Cambridge. Music tbd. 9:00pm-12:30am
lesson: 8:00
6 Swingin' on the Charles, at Comunity Boating, 21 David Mugar Way (near the Red Lines Charles/MGH stop), Boston 7:30-11:00pm
8 Monday Night Practice, at the First Church of Cambridge, 11 Garden Street, Cambridge. 9:00-11:00pm
9 Bluesy Tuesy, at 45 Mount Auburn Street (Harvard Square), Cambridge. 8:30pm
lesson: 7:30
11 Blues Union, 16 Bow Street, Somerville. 9:30-11:30pm
Lessons: 7:30 & 8:30
12 Boston Swing Central, at eXtreme DanceSport, 26 New Street, Cambridge. Music tbd. 9:00pm-12:30am
lesson: 8:00
13 Swing City, 680 Huron Avenue, Cambridge. Music tba. 9:00pm-midnight
lesson: 8:00
15 Monday Night Practice, at the First Church of Cambridge, 11 Garden Street, Cambridge. 9:00-11:00pm
16 Bluesy Tuesy, at 45 Mount Auburn Street (Harvard Square), Cambridge. 8:30pm
lesson: 7:30
18 Blues Union, 16 Bow Street, Somerville. 9:30-11:30pm
Lessons: 7:30 & 8:30
19 Monday Night Practice, at the First Church of Cambridge, 11 Garden Street, Cambridge. 9:00-11:00pm
23 Bluesy Tuesy, at 45 Mount Auburn Street (Harvard Square), Cambridge. 8:30pm
lesson: 7:30
25 Blues Union, 16 Bow Street, Somerville. 9:30-11:30pm
Lessons: 7:30 & 8:30
26 Boston Swing Central, at eXtreme DanceSport, 26 New Street, Cambridge, featuring Hot Club of New England with Phil McGowan. 9:00pm-12:30am
lesson: 8:00
27 Swing City, 680 Huron Avenue, Cambridge. Music tba. 9:00pm-midnight
lesson: 8:00
29 Monday Night Practice, at the First Church of Cambridge, 11 Garden Street, Cambridge. 9:00-11:00pm
30 Bluesy Tuesy, at 45 Mount Auburn Street (Harvard Square), Cambridge. 8:30pm
lesson: 7:30
Aug. 31 -
 Sept. 5
Swing Out New Hampshire.

September, 2016
1 Blues Union, 16 Bow Street, Somerville. 9:30-11:30pm
Lessons: 7:30 & 8:30
2 Boston Swing Central, at eXtreme DanceSport, 26 New Street, Cambridge. 9:00pm-12:30am
lesson: 8:00
5 No Monday Night Practice in Cambridge. n/a
6 Bluesy Tuesy, at 45 Mount Auburn Street (Harvard Square), Cambridge. 8:30pm
lesson: 7:30
8 Blues Union, 16 Bow Street, Somerville. 9:30-11:30pm
Lessons: 7:30 & 8:30
9 Hartford Swing Dance Society dance, at the West Hartford Town Hall, 50 South Main Street, Hartford, Connecticut, featuring Eight To The Bar.
Boston Swing Central, at eXtreme DanceSport, 26 New Street, Cambridge. Music tbd. 9:00pm-12:30am
lesson: 8:00
10 Swing City, 680 Huron Avenue, Cambridge. Music tba. 9:00pm-midnight
lesson: 8:00
12 Monday Night Practice, at the First Church of Cambridge, 11 Garden Street, Cambridge. 9:00-11:00pm
13 Bluesy Tuesy, at 45 Mount Auburn Street (Harvard Square), Cambridge. 8:30pm
lesson: 7:30
15 Blues Union, 16 Bow Street, Somerville. 9:30-11:30pm
Lessons: 7:30 & 8:30
16 Boston Swing Central, at eXtreme DanceSport, 26 New Street, Cambridge. Music tbd. 9:00pm-12:30am
lesson: 8:00
19 Monday Night Practice, at the First Church of Cambridge, 11 Garden Street, Cambridge. 9:00-11:00pm
20 Bluesy Tuesy, at 45 Mount Auburn Street (Harvard Square), Cambridge. 8:30pm
lesson: 7:30
22 Blues Union, 16 Bow Street, Somerville. 9:30-11:30pm
Lessons: 7:30 & 8:30
23-24 Dirty Water Lindy & Blues

Friday, Sept. 23: At the Hibernian Hall, Boston, featuring Michael Gamble & the Vanguard Serenaders
Saturday, Sept. 24: At the Arlington Town Hall, Arlington, featuring The Gordon Webster Band

24 Swing City, 680 Huron Avenue, Cambridge. Music tba. 9:00pm-midnight
lesson: 8:00
26 Monday Night Practice, at the First Church of Cambridge, 11 Garden Street, Cambridge. 9:00-11:00pm
27 Bluesy Tuesy, at 45 Mount Auburn Street (Harvard Square), Cambridge. 8:30pm
lesson: 7:30
29 Blues Union, 16 Bow Street, Somerville. 9:30-11:30pm
Lessons: 7:30 & 8:30
30 Boston Swing Central, at eXtreme DanceSport, 26 New Street, Cambridge. Music tbd. 9:00pm-12:30am
lesson: 8:00

October, 2016
3 Monday Night Practice, at the First Church of Cambridge, 11 Garden Street, Cambridge. 9:00-11:00pm
7 Hartford Swing Dance Society dance, at the West Hartford Town Hall, 50 South Main Street, Hartford, Connecticut, featuring Roger Ceresi and the Rockin' Allstarz. Roger Ceresi
Boston Swing Central, at eXtreme DanceSport, 26 New Street, Cambridge. Music tbd. 9:00pm-12:30am
lesson: 8:00
8 Swing City, 680 Huron Avenue, Cambridge. Music tba. 9:00pm-midnight
lesson: 8:00
10 No Monday Night Practice in Cambridge. n/a
14 Boston Swing Central, at eXtreme DanceSport, 26 New Street, Cambridge. Music tbd. 9:00pm-12:30am
lesson: 8:00
17 Monday Night Practice, at the First Church of Cambridge, 11 Garden Street, Cambridge. 9:00-11:00pm
21 Boston Swing Central, at eXtreme DanceSport, 26 New Street, Cambridge. Music tbd. 9:00pm-12:30am
lesson: 8:00
22 Swing City, 680 Huron Avenue, Cambridge. Music tba. 9:00pm-midnight
lesson: 8:00
24 Monday Night Practice, at the First Church of Cambridge, 11 Garden Street, Cambridge. 9:00-11:00pm
28 Boston Swing Central, at eXtreme DanceSport, 26 New Street, Cambridge. Music tbd. 9:00pm-12:30am
lesson: 8:00
29 Swing City, 680 Huron Avenue, Cambridge. Music tba. 9:00pm-midnight
lesson: 8:00
31 Monday Night Practice, at the First Church of Cambridge, 11 Garden Street, Cambridge. 9:00-11:00pm

November, 2016
4 Hartford Swing Dance Society dance, at the West Hartford Town Hall, 50 South Main Street, Hartford, Connecticut, featuring Swingadelic. Roger Ceresi
7 Monday Night Practice, at the First Church of Cambridge, 11 Garden Street, Cambridge. 9:00-11:00pm
12 Swing City, 680 Huron Avenue, Cambridge. Music tba. 9:00pm-midnight
lesson: 8:00
14 Monday Night Practice, at the First Church of Cambridge, 11 Garden Street, Cambridge. 9:00-11:00pm
21 Monday Night Practice, at the First Church of Cambridge, 11 Garden Street, Cambridge. 9:00-11:00pm
26 Swing City, 680 Huron Avenue, Cambridge. Music tba. 9:00pm-midnight
lesson: 8:00
28 Monday Night Practice, at the First Church of Cambridge, 11 Garden Street, Cambridge. 9:00-11:00pm

December, 2016
2 Hartford Swing Dance Society dance, at the West Hartford Town Hall, 50 South Main Street, Hartford, Connecticut, featuring The Cartells. The Cartells
5 Monday Night Practice, at the First Church of Cambridge, 11 Garden Street, Cambridge. 9:00-11:00pm
10 Swing City, 680 Huron Avenue, Cambridge. Music tba. 9:00pm-midnight
lesson: 8:000
12 Monday Night Practice, at the First Church of Cambridge, 11 Garden Street, Cambridge. 9:00-11:00pm
19 Monday Night Practice, at the First Church of Cambridge, 11 Garden Street, Cambridge. 9:00-11:00pm
24 No Swing City, 680 Huron Avenue, Cambridge. n/a
26 No Monday Night Practice in Cambridge. n/a
31 No Swing City, 680 Huron Avenue, Cambridge. n/a

May, 2017
4-7 Swingin' Into Spring, Hartford, Connecticut.



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