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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February, 2015
23 Monday Night Practice at the First Church, 11 Garden Street, Cambridge.
Beginner class before the dancing by New School Swing before the dancing
9:00-11:00pm
24 Bluesy Tuesy, at 45 Mount Auburn Street Street (Harvard Square), Cambridge. 8:30-11:00pm
lesson: 7:30
26 Blues Union, at 16 Bow Street, Somerville. 9:30-11:30pm
Int Lesson: 7:30
Beg Lesson: 8:30
27 Boston Swing Central, at Extreme DanceSport, 26 New Street, Cambridge, featuring the Dan Fox Foxtet. 9:00pm-12:30am
lesson: 8:00
28 Swing City, 680 Huron Avenue, Cambridge, featuring Barry Fleischer. 9:00pm-midnight
lesson: 8:00
Feb. 28-
Mar. 1
Follower-focused Balboa workshops with Jen Barnett, at the Arts at the Armory, 191 Highland Avenue, Somerville. Jen Barnett

March, 2015
1 Dance2Swing Dance, at the Leominster Elks, 134 North Main Street, Leominster, featuring Roger Ceresi's All Starz Band.
7:30-10:30pm (lesson at 6:30)
Roger Ceresi
2 Monday Night Practice at the First Church, 11 Garden Street, Cambridge.
Beginner class before the dancing by New School Swing before the dancing
9:00-11:00pm
3 Bluesy Tuesy, at 45 Mount Auburn Street Street (Harvard Square), Cambridge. 8:30-11:00pm
lesson: 7:30
5 Blues Union, at 16 Bow Street, Somerville. 9:30-11:30pm
Int Lesson: 7:30
Beg Lesson: 8:30
6 Boston Swing Central, at Extreme DanceSport, 26 New Street, Cambridge, featuring Rocco & the Stompers. 9:00pm-12:30am
lesson: 8:00
7 Swingtime Boston dance, at the Brookline Academy of Dance, 136 Westbourne Terrace, Brookline. 9:00-11:00pm
lesson: 8:00
8 Dance2Swing Dance, at the Leominster Elks, 134 North Main Street, Leominster, featuring Memphis Rockabilly Band.
7:30-10:30pm (lesson at 6:30)
9 Monday Night Practice at the First Church, 11 Garden Street, Cambridge.
Beginner class before the dancing by New School Swing before the dancing
9:00-11:00pm
10 Bluesy Tuesy, at 45 Mount Auburn Street Street (Harvard Square), Cambridge. 8:30-11:00pm
lesson: 7:30
12 Blues Union, at 16 Bow Street, Somerville. 9:30-11:30pm
Int Lesson: 7:30
Beg Lesson: 8:30
14 Swing City, 680 Huron Avenue, Cambridge, featuring Racky Thomas. .
9:00pm-midnight (lesson: 8:00)
15 Dance2Swing Dance, at the Leominster Elks, 134 North Main Street, Leominster, featuring BJ Magoon & Driving Sideways.
7:30-10:30pm (lesson at 6:30)
BJ Magoon & Driving Sideways
16 Monday Night Practice at the First Church, 11 Garden Street, Cambridge.
Beginner class before the dancing by New School Swing before the dancing
9:00-11:00pm
17 Bluesy Tuesy, at 45 Mount Auburn Street Street (Harvard Square), Cambridge. 8:30-11:00pm
lesson: 7:30
19 Blues Union, at 16 Bow Street, Somerville. 9:30-11:30pm
Int Lesson: 7:30
Beg Lesson: 8:30
19-22 Boston Tea Party Dance Weekend, at the Boston Marriott Newton Hotel, 2345 Commonwealth Avenue, Newton, Massachusetts.

Featured bands in the Lindy Room:

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21 Uptown Swing dance, at KI, 384 Harvard Street, Brookline, featuring Shawn Hershey, Josh Fialkoff & The Fried Bananas.
LindySwingLive MusicGo to their Facebook page
9:00pm-midnight (lesson: 8:15)
If you see this, I don't have a band picture.
22 Dance2Swing Dance, at the Leominster Elks, 134 North Main Street, Leominster, featuring The Tom Nutile Big Band.
7:30-10:30pm (lesson at 6:30)
The Tom Nutile Band
23 Monday Night Practice at the First Church, 11 Garden Street, Cambridge.
Beginner class before the dancing by New School Swing before the dancing
9:00-11:00pm
24 Bluesy Tuesy, at 45 Mount Auburn Street Street (Harvard Square), Cambridge. 8:30-11:00pm
lesson: 7:30
26 Blues Union, at 16 Bow Street, Somerville. 9:30-11:30pm
Int Lesson: 7:30
Beg Lesson: 8:30
28 Swing City, 680 Huron Avenue, Cambridge, featuring The Love Dogs.
9:00pm-midnight (lesson: 8:00)
The Love Dogs
29 Dance2Swing Dance, at the Leominster Elks, 134 North Main Street, Leominster, featuring Reminisce Doo Wop Group.
7:30-10:30pm (lesson at 6:30)
Reminisce
30 Monday Night Practice at the First Church, 11 Garden Street, Cambridge.
Beginner class before the dancing by New School Swing before the dancing
9:00-11:00pm
31 Bluesy Tuesy, at 45 Mount Auburn Street Street (Harvard Square), Cambridge. 8:30-11:00pm
lesson: 7:30

April, 2015
2 Blues Union, at 16 Bow Street, Somerville. 9:30-11:30pm
Int Lesson: 7:30
Beg Lesson: 8:30
5 Dance2Swing Dance, at the Leominster Elks, 134 North Main Street, Leominster, featuring Mission of Blues.
7:30-10:30pm (lesson at 6:30)
Mission of Blues
6 Monday Night Practice at the First Church, 11 Garden Street, Cambridge.
Beginner class before the dancing by New School Swing before the dancing
9:00-11:00pm
7 Bluesy Tuesy, at 45 Mount Auburn Street Street (Harvard Square), Cambridge. 8:30-11:00pm
lesson: 7:30
9 Blues Union, at 16 Bow Street, Somerville. 9:30-11:30pm
Int Lesson: 7:30
Beg Lesson: 8:30
11 Swingtime Boston dance, at the Brookline Academy of Dance, 136 Westbourne Terrace, Brookline, featuring The Mood Swings Orchestra. 9:00-11:00pm
lesson: 8:00
Swing City, 680 Huron Avenue, Cambridge, featuring Rico Barr.
9:00pm-midnight (lesson: 8:00)
12 Dance2Swing Dance, at the Leominster Elks, 134 North Main Street, Leominster, featuring The Compaq Big Band.
7:30-10:30pm (lesson at 6:30)
Compaq Big Band
13 Monday Night Practice at the First Church, 11 Garden Street, Cambridge.
Beginner class before the dancing by New School Swing before the dancing
9:00-11:00pm
14 Bluesy Tuesy, at 45 Mount Auburn Street Street (Harvard Square), Cambridge. 8:30-11:00pm
lesson: 7:30
16 Blues Union, at 16 Bow Street, Somerville. 9:30-11:30pm
Int Lesson: 7:30
Beg Lesson: 8:30
18 Uptown Swing dance, at KI, 384 Harvard Street, Brookline, featuring The Solomon Douglas Heptet.
LindySwingLive MusicGo to their Facebook page
9:00pm-midnight (lesson: 8:15)
solomon douglas
19 Dance2Swing Dance, at the Leominster Elks, 134 North Main Street, Leominster, featuring Lil' Bee Dee & The Doo Rites.
7:30-10:30pm (lesson at 6:30)
20 Monday Night Practice at the First Church, 11 Garden Street, Cambridge.
Beginner class before the dancing by New School Swing before the dancing
9:00-11:00pm
21 Bluesy Tuesy, at 45 Mount Auburn Street Street (Harvard Square), Cambridge. 8:30-11:00pm
lesson: 7:30
23 Blues Union, at 16 Bow Street, Somerville. 9:30-11:30pm
Int Lesson: 7:30
Beg Lesson: 8:30
25 Swing City, 680 Huron Avenue, Cambridge, featuring Eight To The Bar (tentative).
9:00pm-midnight (lesson: 8:00)
26 Dance2Swing Dance, at the Leominster Elks, 134 North Main Street, Leominster, featuring The Tom Nutile Big Band.
7:30-10:30pm (lesson at 6:30)
The Tom Nutile Band
27 Monday Night Practice at the First Church, 11 Garden Street, Cambridge.
Beginner class before the dancing by New School Swing before the dancing
9:00-11:00pm
28 Bluesy Tuesy, at 45 Mount Auburn Street Street (Harvard Square), Cambridge. 8:30-11:00pm
lesson: 7:30
30 Blues Union, at 16 Bow Street, Somerville. 9:30-11:30pm
Int Lesson: 7:30
Beg Lesson: 8:30
Apr. 30 -
 May 3
Swingin' Into Spring, at the Hilton Hartford Hotel, 315 Trumbull Street, Hartford, Connecticut.

May, 2015
2 Swingtime Boston dance, at the Brookline Academy of Dance, 136 Westbourne Terrace, Brookline. 9:00-11:00pm
lesson: 8:00
the 3rd Annual Boston Swing Dance Network "Farewell Dance", at the Armenian Cultural Center, 47 Nichols Street, Watertown, featuring Doc Scanlon's Rhythm Boys.
Lesson at 7:45, dancing from 8:30 to 11:30 pm.
4 Monday Night Practice at the First Church, 11 Garden Street, Cambridge.
Beginner class before the dancing by New School Swing before the dancing
9:00-11:00pm
5 Bluesy Tuesy, at 45 Mount Auburn Street Street (Harvard Square), Cambridge. 8:30-11:00pm
lesson: 7:30
7 Blues Union, at 16 Bow Street, Somerville. 9:30-11:30pm
Int Lesson: 7:30
Beg Lesson: 8:30
9 Swing City, 680 Huron Avenue, Cambridge, featuring The Tom Nutile Band. <,br>9:00pm-midnight
lesson: 8:00
The Tom Nutile Band
11 Monday Night Practice at the First Church, 11 Garden Street, Cambridge.
Beginner class before the dancing by New School Swing before the dancing
9:00-11:00pm
12 Bluesy Tuesy, at 45 Mount Auburn Street Street (Harvard Square), Cambridge. 8:30-11:00pm
lesson: 7:30
14 Blues Union, at 16 Bow Street, Somerville. 9:30-11:30pm
Int Lesson: 7:30
Beg Lesson: 8:30
16 Uptown Swing dance, at KI, 384 Harvard Street, Brookline, featuring Professor Cunningham and his Old School.
LindySwingLive MusicGo to their Facebook page
9:00pm-midnight
lesson: 8:15
18 Monday Night Practice at the First Church, 11 Garden Street, Cambridge.
Beginner class before the dancing by New School Swing before the dancing
9:00-11:00pm
19 Bluesy Tuesy, at 45 Mount Auburn Street Street (Harvard Square), Cambridge. 8:30-11:00pm
lesson: 7:30
21 Blues Union, at 16 Bow Street, Somerville. 9:30-11:30pm
Int Lesson: 7:30
Beg Lesson: 8:30
23 Swing City, 680 Huron Avenue, Cambridge.
Check their website for band.
9:00pm-midnight
lesson: 8:00
25 N0 Monday Night Practice in Cambridge.  
26 Bluesy Tuesy, at 45 Mount Auburn Street Street (Harvard Square), Cambridge. 8:30-11:00pm
lesson: 7:30
28 Blues Union, at 16 Bow Street, Somerville. 9:30-11:30pm
Int Lesson: 7:30
Beg Lesson: 8:30
30 Swing City, 680 Huron Avenue, Cambridge, featuring The Compaq Big Band.
9:00pm-midnight (lesson: 8:00)

June, 2015
1 Monday Night Practice at the First Church, 11 Garden Street, Cambridge.
Beginner class before the dancing by New School Swing before the dancing
9:00-11:00pm
2 Bluesy Tuesy, at 45 Mount Auburn Street Street (Harvard Square), Cambridge. 8:30-11:00pm
lesson: 7:30
4 Blues Union, at 16 Bow Street, Somerville. 9:30-11:30pm
Int Lesson: 7:30
Beg Lesson: 8:30
6 Swingtime Boston dance, at the Brookline Academy of Dance, 136 Westbourne Terrace, Brookline, featuring The Mood Swings Orchestra. 9:00-11:00pm
lesson: 8:00
8 Monday Night Practice at the First Church, 11 Garden Street, Cambridge.
Beginner class before the dancing by New School Swing before the dancing
9:00-11:00pm
9 Bluesy Tuesy, at 45 Mount Auburn Street Street (Harvard Square), Cambridge. 8:30-11:00pm
lesson: 7:30
11 Blues Union, at 16 Bow Street, Somerville. 9:30-11:30pm
Int Lesson: 7:30
Beg Lesson: 8:30
13 Swing City, 680 Huron Avenue, Cambridge, featuring Eight To The Bar (tentative).
9:00pm-midnight (lesson: 8:00)
15 Monday Night Practice at the First Church, 11 Garden Street, Cambridge.
Beginner class before the dancing by New School Swing before the dancing
9:00-11:00pm
16 Bluesy Tuesy, at 45 Mount Auburn Street Street (Harvard Square), Cambridge. 8:30-11:00pm
lesson: 7:30
18 Blues Union, at 16 Bow Street, Somerville. 9:30-11:30pm
Int Lesson: 7:30
Beg Lesson: 8:30
22 Monday Night Practice at the First Church, 11 Garden Street, Cambridge.
Beginner class before the dancing by New School Swing before the dancing
9:00-11:00pm
23 Bluesy Tuesy, at 45 Mount Auburn Street Street (Harvard Square), Cambridge. 8:30-11:00pm
lesson: 7:30
25 Blues Union, at 16 Bow Street, Somerville. 9:30-11:30pm
Int Lesson: 7:30
Beg Lesson: 8:30

Beantown Lindy Hop Camp, Endicott College, Beverly, Massachusetts
27 Swing City, 680 Huron Avenue, Cambridge, featuring The Hot Cat Jazz Band (tentative).
9:00pm-midnight (lesson: 8:00)
29 Monday Night Practice at the First Church, 11 Garden Street, Cambridge.
(Tentative) Beginner class before the dancing by New School Swing before the dancing
9:00-11:00pm

July, 2015
2 Blues Union, at 16 Bow Street, Somerville. 9:30-11:30pm
Int Lesson: 7:30
Beg Lesson: 8:30
6 Monday Night Practice at the First Church, 11 Garden Street, Cambridge.
Beginner class before the dancing by New School Swing before the dancing
9:00-11:00pm
9 Blues Union, at 16 Bow Street, Somerville. 9:30-11:30pm
Int Lesson: 7:30
Beg Lesson: 8:30
11 Swing City, 680 Huron Avenue, Cambridge, featuring The Love Dogs.
9:00pm-midnight (lesson: 8:00)
The Love Dogs
13 Monday Night Practice at the First Church, 11 Garden Street, Cambridge.
Beginner class before the dancing by New School Swing before the dancing
9:00-11:00pm
16 Blues Union, at 16 Bow Street, Somerville. 9:30-11:30pm
Int Lesson: 7:30
Beg Lesson: 8:30
18 Uptown Swing dance, at KI, 384 Harvard Street, Brookline.
LindySwingLive MusicGo to their Facebook page
Time: tba
20 Monday Night Practice at the First Church, 11 Garden Street, Cambridge.
Beginner class before the dancing by New School Swing before the dancing
9:00-11:00pm
23 Blues Union, at 16 Bow Street, Somerville. 9:30-11:30pm
Int Lesson: 7:30
Beg Lesson: 8:30
24-26 Sweet Molasses Blues Weekend
25 Swing City, 680 Huron Avenue, Cambridge, featuring Bombay Jim and the Swing Sapphires.
9:00pm-midnight
lesson: 8:00
27 Monday Night Practice at the First Church, 11 Garden Street, Cambridge.
Beginner class before the dancing by New School Swing before the dancing
9:00-11:00pm

August, 2015
3 Monday Night Practice at the First Church, 11 Garden Street, Cambridge.
Beginner class before the dancing by New School Swing before the dancing
9:00-11:00pm
8 Swing City, 680 Huron Avenue, Cambridge, featuring The Tom Nutile Band.
9:00pm-midnight
lesson: 8:00
The Tom Nutile Band
10 Monday Night Practice at the First Church, 11 Garden Street, Cambridge.
Beginner class before the dancing by New School Swing before the dancing
9:00-11:00pm
17 Monday Night Practice at the First Church, 11 Garden Street, Cambridge.
Beginner class before the dancing by New School Swing before the dancing
9:00-11:00pm
22 Swing City, 680 Huron Avenue, Cambridge, featuring Eight To The Bar (tentative).
9:00pm-midnight (lesson: 8:00)
24 Monday Night Practice at the First Church, 11 Garden Street, Cambridge.
Beginner class before the dancing by New School Swing before the dancing
9:00-11:00pm
29 Swing City, 680 Huron Avenue, Cambridge.
Check their website for band.
9:00pm-midnight
lesson: 8:00
31 Monday Night Practice at the First Church, 11 Garden Street, Cambridge.
Beginner class before the dancing by New School Swing before the dancing
9:00-11:00pm

September, 2015
2-7 Swing Out New Hampshire. Swing Out New Hampshire
7 No Monday Night Practice in Cambridge.  
11-13 Vermont Swing Dance Championships, at Grand Summit Resort Hotel, Mount Snow, Vermont. Vermont Swing Dance Championships
12 Swing City, 680 Huron Avenue, Cambridge, featuring The Love Dogs.
9:00pm-midnight (lesson: 8:00)
The Love Dogs
14 Monday Night Practice at the First Church, 11 Garden Street, Cambridge.
Beginner class before the dancing by New School Swing before the dancing
9:00-11:00pm
19 Uptown Swing dance, at KI, 384 Harvard Street, Brookline.
LindySwingLive MusicGo to their Facebook page
9:00pm-midnight
lesson: 8:15
21 Monday Night Practice at the First Church, 11 Garden Street, Cambridge.
Beginner class before the dancing by New School Swing before the dancing
9:00-11:00pm
26 Swing City, 680 Huron Avenue, Cambridge, featuring Bombay Jim and the Swing Sapphires.
9:00pm-midnight
lesson: 8:00
28 Monday Night Practice at the First Church, 11 Garden Street, Cambridge.
Beginner class before the dancing by New School Swing before the dancing
9:00-11:00pm

October, 2015
5 Monday Night Practice at the First Church, 11 Garden Street, Cambridge.
Beginner class before the dancing by New School Swing before the dancing
9:00-11:00pm
10 Swing City, 680 Huron Avenue, Cambridge, featuring The Tom Nutile Band.
9:00pm-midnight
lesson: 8:00
The Tom Nutile Band
12 N0 Monday Night Practice in Cambridge.  
17 Uptown Swing dance, at KI, 384 Harvard Street, Brookline.
LindySwingLive MusicGo to their Facebook page
9:00pm-midnight
lesson: 8:15
19 Monday Night Practice at the First Church, 11 Garden Street, Cambridge.
Beginner class before the dancing by New School Swing before the dancing
9:00-11:00pm
24 Swing City, 680 Huron Avenue, Cambridge.
Check their website for band.
9:00pm-midnight
lesson: 8:00
26 Monday Night Practice at the First Church, 11 Garden Street, Cambridge.
Beginner class before the dancing by New School Swing before the dancing
9:00-11:00pm
31 Swing City Halloween Dance/Party, 680 Huron Avenue, Cambridge, featuring Eight To The Bar (tentative).
9:00pm-midnight (lesson: 8:00)

November, 2015
2 Monday Night Practice at the First Church, 11 Garden Street, Cambridge.
Beginner class before the dancing by New School Swing before the dancing
9:00-11:00pm
9 Monday Night Practice at the First Church, 11 Garden Street, Cambridge.
Beginner class before the dancing by New School Swing before the dancing
9:00-11:00pm
12-15 Swingin' New England, at the Boston Marriot Newton Hotel, 2345 Commonwealth Avenue, Newton. SNE logo
14 Swing City, 680 Huron Avenue, Cambridge.
Check their website for band.
9:00pm-midnight
lesson: 8:00
16 Monday Night Practice at the First Church, 11 Garden Street, Cambridge.
Beginner class before the dancing by New School Swing before the dancing
9:00-11:00pm
23 Monday Night Practice at the First Church, 11 Garden Street, Cambridge.
Beginner class before the dancing by New School Swing before the dancing
9:00-11:00pm
27-29 Workshops with Skye & Naomi. Hosted by Hop To The Beat.
28 Uptown Swing dance, at KI, 384 Harvard Street, Brookline, featuring Gordon Webster.
LindySwingLive MusicGo to their Facebook page
9:00pm-midnight
lesson: 8:15
Swing City, 680 Huron Avenue, Cambridge.
Check their website for band.
9:00pm-midnight
lesson: 8:00
30 Monday Night Practice at the First Church, 11 Garden Street, Cambridge.
Beginner class before the dancing by New School Swing before the dancing
9:00-11:00pm

December, 2015
7 Monday Night Practice at the First Church, 11 Garden Street, Cambridge.
Beginner class before the dancing by New School Swing before the dancing
9:00-11:00pm
12 Swing City, 680 Huron Avenue, Cambridge, featuring The Tom Nutile Band.
9:00pm-midnight
lesson: 8:00
The Tom Nutile Band
14 Monday Night Practice at the First Church, 11 Garden Street, Cambridge.
Beginner class before the dancing by New School Swing before the dancing
9:00-11:00pm
21 Monday Night Practice at the First Church, 11 Garden Street, Cambridge.
Beginner class before the dancing by New School Swing before the dancing
9:00-11:00pm
26 Swing City, 680 Huron Avenue, Cambridge.
Check their website for band.
9:00pm-midnight
lesson: 8:00
28 N0 Monday Night Practice in Cambridge.  



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