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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September, 2017
18 Monday Night Practice, at 21 Marathon Street, Arlington. . 9:00-11:00pm
19 Bluesy Tuesy, at 45 mount Auburn Street (Harvard Square), Cambridge. 8:30-11:00pm
lesson: 7:30
21 Blues Union, at 16 Bow Street, Somerville. 9:30-11:30pm
lessons: 7:30, 8:30
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, featuring The Compaq Big Band.
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 21 Marathon Street, Arlington. . 9:00-11:00pm
28 Blues Union, at 16 Bow Street, Somerville. 9:30-11:30pm
lessons: 7:30, 8:30
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
Sept. 30 -
  Oct. 1
Tinker Bal, Boston, featuring Kate Kedin, Laura Keat, David Rehm, Teni Lopez-Cardenas, and Jeremy Otth.

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
3 Bluesy Tuesy, at 45 mount Auburn Street (Harvard Square), Cambridge. 8:30-11:00pm
lesson: 7:30
5 Blues Union, at 16 Bow Street, Somerville. 9:30-11:30pm
lessons: 7:30, 8:30
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
10 Bluesy Tuesy, at 45 mount Auburn Street (Harvard Square), Cambridge. 8:30-11:00pm
lesson: 7:30
12 Blues Union, at 16 Bow Street, Somerville. 9:30-11:30pm
lessons: 7:30, 8:30
14 Uptown Swing, at KI, 384 Harvard Street, Brookline. 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
17 Bluesy Tuesy, at 45 mount Auburn Street (Harvard Square), Cambridge. 8:30-11:00pm
lesson: 7:30
19 Blues Union, at 16 Bow Street, Somerville. 9:30-11:30pm
lessons: 7:30, 8:30
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
24 Bluesy Tuesy, at 45 mount Auburn Street (Harvard Square), Cambridge. 8:30-11:00pm
lesson: 7:30
26 Blues Union, at 16 Bow Street, Somerville. 9:30-11:30pm
lessons: 7:30, 8:30
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
31 Bluesy Tuesy, at 45 mount Auburn Street (Harvard Square), Cambridge. 8:30-11:00pm
lesson: 7:30

November, 2017
2 Blues Union, at 16 Bow Street, Somerville. 9:30-11:30pm
lessons: 7:30, 8:30
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
7 Bluesy Tuesy, at 45 mount Auburn Street (Harvard Square), Cambridge. 8:30-11:00pm
lesson: 7:30
9 Blues Union, at 16 Bow Street, Somerville. 9:30-11:30pm
lessons: 7:30, 8:30
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
14 Bluesy Tuesy, at 45 mount Auburn Street (Harvard Square), Cambridge. 8:30-11:00pm
lesson: 7:30
16 Blues Union, at 16 Bow Street, Somerville. 9:30-11:30pm
lessons: 7:30, 8:30
20 Monday Night Practice, at the First church, 11 Garden Street, Cambridge. . 9:00-11:00pm
21 Bluesy Tuesy, at 45 mount Auburn Street (Harvard Square), Cambridge. 8:30-11:00pm
lesson: 7:30
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
28 Bluesy Tuesy, at 45 mount Auburn Street (Harvard Square), Cambridge. 8:30-11:00pm
lesson: 7:30

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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