Below you'll find information for Boston, Massachusetts, and New England. On a separate page, you'll be able to find information for the individual non-New England states. There is information available for Canada and various US national organizations.
If you believe your organization should be listed here or if you have corrections for any listings here, please write to firstname.lastname@example.org". If you hold dances on a regular basis, you should (also) probably be listed on the pages for dancing in Boston, in New England, or on the individual state pages. Don't forget to read the list of Frequently Asked Questions before sending your information in.
Boston-area Groups and Organizations
Boston's Gay/Lesbian/Bisexual Swing and Ballroom Dance Group. 617-364-7207.
Massachusetts chapter of the US Amateur Ballroom Dancers Association.
Brandeis University, Waltham, MA. email@example.com
July 16, 2021: is this website up to date? Just tried to go to the Facebook page listed on the website and it didn't exist.
Boston College Swingkids
Boston College, Newton, MA.
July 16, 2021: This website was missing
Northeastern University Ballroom Dance Club
Must be on Facebook to view their Facebook page
July 16, 2021: This facebook page was missing.
Cambridge, MA. 617-258-6554
MIT Ballroom Dance Team
The Cape and Island Chapter of the US Amateur Ballroom Dancers Association (now USA Dance). For more information, contact CCBDPresident@gmail.com.
Berkshire Country chapter of USA Dance
Social ballroom dancing in Pittsfield once a month.
South Shore Dancers
Social ballroom dancing club that holds dances south of Boston. Monthly dances and weekly practices. For more information, contact South Shore Dancers at P.O. Box 276, Norwell, MA 02061 or call Tom Osterland at 781-659-4703.
West Hartford/Wethersfield area. Live band and recorded music dances every month
southeastern Connecticut. Live band dances on the third Saturday of the month.
New England DanceNet
Providence, Rhode Islandt. A non-profit group of dancers who support and promote swing dancing in Rhode Island.\
Rhode Island Chapter of the USA Dance.
USA Dance, Greater Hartford Chapter
Amateur Ballroom Dancer Association serving Greater Hartford, Connecticut.
New London chapter of USA Dance New London (close to the Rhode Island border).
New England Colleges
For more information, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
For more information, contact email@example.com
Yale College Swing Club
July 16, 2021: URL doesn't work; there's probably a new URL. Nope, don't know what it is.
of Rhode Island Ballroom Dance Club
July 16, 2021: URL doesn't work; there's probably a new URL.
Tracks swing dance competitors to manage the levels of competitions that dancers enter. For more information, contact Annie Hirsch.
National Hand Dance Association
1412 4th Street SW, Washington, DC 20024. Phone: 202-479-1080, Fax: 202-479-1081.
offers a national competition circuit for all styles of swing for novice and intermediate swing level dancers.
July 16, 2021: This URL points somewhere weird. Does the group still exist?
The American Bop Association
The American Bop Associations is a non-profit corporation formed to promote and preserve the dance styles and music of those dances known as Bop, Swing, Shag, and Jitterbug. For information, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
National Fastdance Association
Group of affiliated members dedicated to the promotion and preservation of dance styles known as Bop, Shag, East and West Coast Swing, DC Hand Dance, Push, Whip, Lindy and Jitterbug. For more information, write to Bill Maddox.