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, 2016
9 Bluesy Tuesy, at 45 Mount Auburn Street (Harvard Square), Cambridge. 8:30pm
lesson: 7:30
12 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
13 Swing City, 680 Huron Avenue, Cambridge, featuring the Tom Nutile Big Band. .
9:00pm-midnight (lesson: 8:00)
The Tom Nutile Band
Valentine's Ball (dinner & dancing), at the Common Market Restaurant, 97 Willard Street & 110 Willard Street, Quincy, featuring the White Heat Swing Quartet. Cocktails start at 6:00pm; music at 6:30; dinner at 7:00; dancing until 11:00 pm. For more information, call 617-773-9532.
14 Dance2Swing Valentine's Day Dance Pizza Party, at the Leominster-Fitchburg Elks, 134 N. Main Street, Leominster, featuring Eight To The Bar.
7:30-10:30pm (lesson: 6:45)
16 Bluesy Tuesy, at 45 Mount Auburn Street (Harvard Square), Cambridge. 8:30pm
lesson: 7:30
19 Boston Swing Central, at eXtreme DanceSport, 26 New Street, Cambridge. 9:00pm-12:30am
lesson: 8:00
20 Uptown Swing dance, at KI, 384 Harvard Street, Brookline, featuring The Beantown Swing Orchestra.
LindySwingLive MusicGo to their Facebook page
9:00pm-midnight(lesson: 8:15)
Beantown Swing Orchestra
Shoreline Swing's 3rd Saturday Swing, at the East Lyme Community Center, 41 Society Road, Niantic, CT, featuring Tall Richard. Dancing: 8:00-11:00pm
lesson: 7:00
21 Dance2Swing dance, at the Leominster-Fitchburg Elks, 134 N. Main Street, Leominster, featuring Throwback to the 60s Band.
7:30-10:30pm (lesson: 6:45)
23 Bluesy Tuesy, at 45 Mount Auburn Street (Harvard Square), Cambridge. 8:30pm
lesson: 7:30
26 Boston Swing Central, at eXtreme DanceSport, 26 New Street, Cambridge. Music: tbd. 9:00pm-12:30am
lesson: 8:00
27 Swing City, 680 Huron Avenue, Cambridge, featuring The Love Dogs. .
9:00pm-midnight (lesson: 8:00)
The Love Dogs
28 Dance2Swing dance, at the Leominster-Fitchburg Elks, 134 N. Main Street, Leominster, featuring The Reminisants.
7:30-10:30pm (lesson: 6:45)

March, 2016
1 Bluesy Tuesy, at 45 Mount Auburn Street (Harvard Square), Cambridge. 8:30pm
lesson: 7:30
4 Boston Swing Central, at eXtreme DanceSport, 26 New Street, Cambridge. 9:00pm-12:30am
lesson: 8:00
5 Swingtime, at the Brookline Academy of Dance, 136 Westbourne Terrace, Brookline, featuring the Mood Swings Orchestra. 9:00-11:00pm
lesson: 8:00
6 Dance2Swing dance, at the Leominster-Fitchburg Elks, 134 N. Main Street, Leominster, featuring THe Fat City Band.
7:30-10:30pm (lesson: 6:45)
Fat City Band
8 Bluesy Tuesy, at 45 Mount Auburn Street (Harvard Square), Cambridge. 8:30pm
lesson: 7:30
11 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
13 Dance2Swing dance, at the Leominster-Fitchburg Elks, 134 N. Main Street, Leominster, featuring The Love Dogs.
7:30-10:30pm (lesson: 6:45)
The Love Dogs
15 Bluesy Tuesy, at 45 Mount Auburn Street (Harvard Square), Cambridge. 8:30pm
lesson: 7:30
17-21 Boston Tea Party, at the Boston Marriott Newton, 1234 Commonwealth Avenue, Newton, Massachusetts.
18 Boston Swing Central, at eXtreme DanceSport, 26 New Street, Cambridge, featuring Chelsea Reed and the Fairweather Five. 9:00pm-12:30am<,br>lesson: 8:00
19 Uptown Swing goes to the Boston Tea Party. LindySwingLive MusicGo to their Facebook page details tba
Shoreline Swing's 3rd Saturday Swing, at the East Lyme Community Center, 41 Society Road, Niantic, CT, featuring Mystic Horns.
Dancing: 8:00-11:00pm (lesson: 7:00)
20 Dance2Swing dance, at the Leominster-Fitchburg Elks, 134 N. Main Street, Leominster, featuring The Buzztones Rhythm Revue.
7:30-10:30pm (lesson: 6:45)
The Buzztones Rhythm Revue
21 An Early Night out with Dance Caliente, at the First Parish Unitarian Universalist Church, 630 Massachusetts Avenue, Arlington. 6:30-9:00pm
22 Bluesy Tuesy, at 45 Mount Auburn Street (Harvard Square), Cambridge. 8:30pm
lesson: 7:30
25 Boston Swing Central, at eXtreme DanceSport, 26 New Street, Cambridge. Music: tbd. 9:00pm-12:30am
lesson: 8:00
27 Dance2Swing dance, at the Leominster-Fitchburg Elks, 134 N. Main Street, Leominster, featuring East of Eden. 7:30-10:30pm
lesson: 6:45
29 Bluesy Tuesy, at 45 Mount Auburn Street (Harvard Square), Cambridge. 8:30pm
lesson: 7:30

April, 2016
1 The 2nd Rate Lindy Exchange at Boston Swing Central, at eXtreme DanceSport, 26 New Street, Cambridge. a 9:00pm-12:30am
lesson: 8:00
2 Uptown Swing dance, at KI, 384 Harvard Street, Brookline, featuring Solomon Douglas Heptet.
LindySwingLive MusicGo to their Facebook page
9:00pm-midnight(lesson: 8:15)
Note: Due to a scheduling conflict at KI, this event is being held on a 1st Saturday
If you see this, I don't have a band picture.
Swingtime, at the Brookline Academy of Dance, 136 Westbourne Terrace, Brookline, featuring the Mood Swings Orchestra. 9:00-11:00pm
lesson: 8:00
5 Bluesy Tuesy, at 45 Mount Auburn Street (Harvard Square), Cambridge. 8:30pm
lesson: 7:30
8 Boston Swing Central, at eXtreme DanceSport, 26 New Street, Cambridge. Music: tbd. 9:00pm-12:30am
lesson: 8:00
9 Boston Blend 2016, at the Cambridge Masonic Temple, 1950 Massachusetts Avenue (off Porter Square), Cambridge. Workshops:11:00 am
Dancing: 7:00-11:30pm
12 Bluesy Tuesy, at 45 Mount Auburn Street (Harvard Square), Cambridge. 8:30pm
lesson: 7:30
15 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
16 Shoreline Swing's 3rd Saturday Swing, at the East Lyme Community Center, 41 Society Road, Niantic, CT, featuring The Love Dogs.
Dancing: 8:00-11:00pm (lesson: 7:00)
The Love Dogs
19 Bluesy Tuesy, at 45 Mount Auburn Street (Harvard Square), Cambridge. 8:30pm
lesson: 7:30
22 Boston Swing Central, at eXtreme DanceSport, 26 New Street, Cambridge. Music: tbd. 9:00pm-12:30am
lesson: 8:00
26 Bluesy Tuesy, at 45 Mount Auburn Street (Harvard Square), Cambridge. 8:30pm
lesson: 7:30
April 28 -
 May 1
Swingin' Into Spring, at the Hartford Hilton Hotel, 315 Trumbull Street, Hartford, Connecticut Swingin' Into Spring
The Dirty Dozen Weekend, Providence, Rhode Island, featuring workshops by Aleix Prats Ferrer and Anaïs Sékiné and music by Michael Gamble and the Rhythm serenaders/td> Dirty Dozen Weekend
29 Boston Swing Central, at eXtreme DanceSport, 26 New Street, Cambridge. Music: tbd. 9:00pm-12:30am
lesson: 8:00

May, 2016
3 Bluesy Tuesy, at 45 Mount Auburn Street (Harvard Square), Cambridge. 8:30pm
lesson: 7:30
6 Boston Swing Central, at eXtreme DanceSport, 26 New Street, Cambridge. Music: tbd. 9:00pm-12:30am
lesson: 8:00
7 Swingtime, at the Brookline Academy of Dance, 136 Westbourne Terrace, Brookline, featuring the Mood Swings Orchestra. 9:00-11:00pm
lesson: 8:00
10 Bluesy Tuesy, at 45 Mount Auburn Street (Harvard Square), Cambridge. 8:30pm
lesson: 7:30
13 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
17 Bluesy Tuesy, at 45 Mount Auburn Street (Harvard Square), Cambridge. 8:30pm
lesson: 7:30
20 Boston Swing Central, at eXtreme DanceSport, 26 New Street, Cambridge. Music: tbd. 9:00pm-12:30am
lesson: 8:00
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.
Shoreline Swing's 3rd Saturday Swing, at the East Lyme Community Center, 41 Society Road, Niantic, CT, featuring Superchief Trio.
Dancing: 8:00-11:00pm (lesson: 7:00)
24 Bluesy Tuesy, at 45 Mount Auburn Street (Harvard Square), Cambridge. 8:30pm
lesson: 7:30
27 Boston Swing Central, at eXtreme DanceSport, 26 New Street, Cambridge. Music: tbd. 9:00pm-12:30am
lesson: 8:00
31 Bluesy Tuesy, at 45 Mount Auburn Street (Harvard Square), Cambridge. 8:30pm
lesson: 7:30

July, 2016
4 Swingtime, at the Brookline Academy of Dance, 136 Westbourne Terrace, Brookline, featuring the Mood Swings Orchestra. 9:00-11:00pm
lesson: 8:00
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



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