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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April, 2016
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
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
30 Swing City, 680 Huron Avenue, Cambridge, featuring The Love Dogs.
9:00pm-midnight (lesson: 8:00)
The Love Dogs

May, 2016
1 Dance 2 Swing's Swingin' Sunday, at the Leominster Elks, 134 N. Main Street, Leominster, featuring The Reminisants.
2 Monday Night Practice, at the First Church of Cambridge, 11 Garden Street, Cambridge. 9:00-11:00pm
3 Bluesy Tuesy, at 45 Mount Auburn Street (Harvard Square), Cambridge. 8:30pm
lesson: 7:30
6 Hartford Swing Dance Society dance, at the West Hartford Town Hall, 50 South Main Street, Hartford, Connecticut, featuring The Cartells. The Cartells
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
Dance Boston, at 959 Waltham Street, Lexington. 9:15pm-midnight
lesson: 7:10
8 Dance 2 Swing's Swingin' Sunday, at the Leominster Elks, 134 N. Main Street, Leominster, featuring The Love Dogs. The Love Dogs
9 Monday Night Practice, at the First Church of Cambridge, 11 Garden Street, Cambridge. 9:00-11:00pm
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
Bread and Bones: A Fusion Social Dance and Concert, MIT Student Center, La Sala de Puerto Rico room (2nd flr), 84 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, featuring Amy Kucharik and Friends with Benefits.
8:30pm-12;30am (lesson: 7:30)
Hosted by the MIT Lindy Hop Society.
14 Swing City, 680 Huron Avenue, Cambridge. Music tba. 9:00pm-midnight
lesson: 8:00
Sitzundjiber 50s Dance, at the Four Points By Sheraton Wakefield Boston Hotel, One Audubon Road, Wakefield, featuring The Backtrack Band. 7:00-11:00pm
15 Dance 2 Swing's Swingin' Sunday, at the Leominster Elks, 134 N. Main Street, Leominster, featuring The Compaq Big Band featuring Ed Sheer. Compaq Big Band
16 Monday Night Practice, at the First Church of Cambridge, 11 Garden Street, Cambridge. 9:00-11:00pm
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)
22 Dance 2 Swing's Swingin' Sunday, at the Leominster Elks, 134 N. Main Street, Leominster, featuring Little Red & The Riders Band. Little Red and the Riders
23 Monday Night Practice, at the First Church of Cambridge, 11 Garden Street, Cambridge. 9:00-11:00pm
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
27-29
28 Swing City, 680 Huron Avenue, Cambridge, featuring Eddie Sheer's Swingin' Allstars. 9:00pm-midnight
lesson: 8:00
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
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
10 Hartford Swing Dance Society dance, at the West Hartford Town Hall, 50 South Main Street, Hartford, featuring Superchief Trio.
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
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
23-30
25 Swing City, 680 Huron Avenue, Cambridge. Music tba. 9:00pm-midnight
lesson: 8:00
27 Monday Night Practice, at the First Church of Cambridge, 11 Garden Street, Cambridge. 9:00-11:00pm

July, 2016
1 No Hartford Swing Dance Society dance in July n/a
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
9 Swing City, 680 Huron Avenue, Cambridge. Music tba. 9:00pm-midnight
lesson: 8:00
11 Monday Night Practice, at the First Church of Cambridge, 11 Garden Street, Cambridge. 9:00-11:00pm
18 Monday Night Practice, at the First Church of Cambridge, 11 Garden Street, Cambridge. 9:00-11:00pm
23 Swing City, 680 Huron Avenue, Cambridge. Music tba. 9:00pm-midnight
lesson: 8:00
25 Monday Night Practice, at the First Church of Cambridge, 11 Garden Street, Cambridge. 9:00-11:00pm
30 Swing City, 680 Huron Avenue, Cambridge. Music tba. 9:00pm-midnight
lesson: 8:00

August, 2016
1 Monday Night Practice, at the First Church of Cambridge, 11 Garden Street, Cambridge. 9:00-11:00pm
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
8 Monday Night Practice, at the First Church of Cambridge, 11 Garden Street, Cambridge. 9:00-11:00pm
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
22 Monday Night Practice, at the First Church of Cambridge, 11 Garden Street, Cambridge. 9:00-11:00pm
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
Aug. 31 -
 Sept. 5
Swing Out New Hampshire.

September, 2016
5 No Monday Night Practice in Cambridge. n/a
9 Hartford Swing Dance Society dance, at the West Hartford Town Hall, 50 South Main Street, Hartford, Connecticut, featuring Eight To The Bar.
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
19 Monday Night Practice, at the First Church of Cambridge, 11 Garden Street, Cambridge. 9:00-11:00pm
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

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
8 Swing City, 680 Huron Avenue, Cambridge. Music tba. 9:00pm-midnight
lesson: 8:00
10 No Monday Night Practice in Cambridge. n/a
17 Monday Night Practice, at the First Church of Cambridge, 11 Garden Street, Cambridge. 9:00-11:00pm
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
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



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