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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June, 2017
19 Monday Night Practice, at the First church, 11 Garden Street, Cambridge. . 9:00-11:00pm
22-29
23 Boston Swing Central, at eXtreme DanceSport, 26 New Street, Cambridge. 9:00pm-12:30am
lesson: 8:00
24 Swing City, 680 Huron Avenue, Cambridge, Dan Gabel and the Abletones (Dectet)
9:00pm-midnight (lesson: 8:00)
The Corrib, 396 Market Street, Brighton, featuring The Love Dogs. 8:00pm
617-787-0882
25 Dance2swing, at the Leominster Elks Lodge, 134 North Main Street, Leominster, featuring Little Red and the Riders.
7:30-11:00 (lesson: 6:45)
26 Monday Night Practice, at the First church, 11 Garden Street, Cambridge. . 9:00-11:00pm
25 Dance2swing, at the Leominster Elks Lodge, 134 North Main Street, Leominster, featuring tba.
7:30-11:00 (lesson: 6:45)
Band tba

July, 2017
2 Dance2swing, at the Leominster Elks Lodge, 134 North Main Street, Leominster, featuring Michelle Willson & The Evil Gal Orchestra.
7:30-11:00 (lesson: 6:45)
3 Monday Night Practice, at the First church, 11 Garden Street, Cambridge. .
Tentative; may close but currently open
9:00-11:00pm
7 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
8 Swing City, 680 Huron Avenue, Cambridge. Music tba. 9:00pm-midnight
lesson: 8:00
9 Dance2swing, at the Leominster Elks Lodge, 134 North Main Street, Leominster, featuring BJ Magoon & Driving Sideways.
7:30-11:00 (lesson: 6:45)
BJ Magoon & Driving Sideways
10 Monday Night Practice, at the First church, 11 Garden Street, Cambridge. . 9:00-11:00pm
14 Boston Swing Central, at eXtreme DanceSport, 26 New Street, Cambridge, featuring Rocco & the Stompers.
9:00pm-12:30am (lesson: 8:00)
Super Singles & Couples Swing Dance, at Moseley's, 50 Bridge Street, Dedham (exit 16a off 128/95), featuring the Tom Nutile Band.
8:00pm-midnight (lesson: 7:15)
The Tom Nutile Band
16 Dance2swing, at the Leominster Elks Lodge, 134 North Main Street, Leominster, featuring The Cheryl Arena Band.
7:30-11:00 (lesson: 6:45)
17 Monday Night Practice, at the First church, 11 Garden Street, Cambridge. . 9:00-11:00pm
21 Boston Swing Central, at eXtreme DanceSport, 26 New Street, Cambridge, featuring Dan Fox Foxtet.
9:00pm-12:30am (lesson: 8:00)
22 Swing City, 680 Huron Avenue, Cambridge. Music tba. 9:00pm-midnight
lesson: 8:00
23 Dance2swing, at the Leominster Elks Lodge, 134 North Main Street, Leominster, featuring Tom Yates & The Workingman's Band.
7:30-11:00 (lesson: 6:45)
24 Monday Night Practice, at the First church, 11 Garden Street, Cambridge. . 9:00-11:00pm
28 Boston Swing Central, at eXtreme DanceSport, 26 New Street, Cambridge, featuring Wolverine Jazz Band.
9:00pm-12:30am (lesson: 8:00)
Wolverine Jazz Band
29 Swing City, 680 Huron Avenue, Cambridge. Music tba. 9:00pm-midnight
lesson: 8:00
30 Dance2swing, at the Leominster Elks Lodge, 134 North Main Street, Leominster, featuring The Retro Polatin Band.
7:30-11:00 (lesson: 6:45)
31 Monday Night Practice, at the First church, 11 Garden Street, Cambridge. . 9:00-11:00pm

August, 2017
4 Hartford Swing Dance, at the West Hartford Town Hall, 50 South Main Street, West Hartford, Connecticut, featuring Superchief Trio.
8:30-11:30pm (lesson: 7:30).
Boston Swing Central, at eXtreme DanceSport, 26 New Street, Cambridge, band to be announced. 9:00pm-12:30am
lesson: 8:00
5-6
6 Dance2swing, at the Leominster Elks Lodge, 134 North Main Street, Leominster. Band tba. 7:30-11:00
lesson: 6:45
7 Monday Night Practice, at the First church, 11 Garden Street, Cambridge. . 9:00-11:00pm
11 Boston Swing Central, at eXtreme DanceSport, 26 New Street, Cambridge, featuring The Swing Legacy.
9:00pm-12:30am (lesson: 8:00)
The Swing Legacy
12 Swing City, 680 Huron Avenue, Cambridge. Music tba. 9:00pm-midnight
lesson: 8:00
Charlestown Navy Yard, featuring Easy Winners. Hosted by Boston Swing Central and the National Park Service. 6:30-10:00pm
13 Dance2swing, at the Leominster Elks Lodge, 134 North Main Street, Leominster, featuring Superchief Trio.
7:30-11:00 (lesson: 6:45)
14 Monday Night Practice, at the First church, 11 Garden Street, Cambridge. . 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)
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 the First church, 11 Garden Street, Cambridge. . 9:00-11:00pm
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. Music tba. 9:00pm-midnight
lesson: 8:00
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 the First church, 11 Garden Street, Cambridge. . 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)
9 Swing City, 680 Huron Avenue, Cambridge. Music tba. 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
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. Music tba. 9:00pm-midnight
lesson: 8:00

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
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. Band tba. 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

July, 2018
6 No Hartford Swing Dance in West Hartford. n/a



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