Swing City: Best of Boston 2005 Swing Dance Club, 2005
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"Boston's host of fine Swing and Lindy Hop Dancing since 1994"

 
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Lessons, Swing, and Lindy Hop
Dancing with Live Bands

Upstairs in the
West Cambridge Youth Center
680 Huron Ave
Fresh Pond/Cambridge
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We are generally open on the:
2nd Saturday
of the Month
4th Saturday
of the Month
5th Saturday
of the Month (when there is one)

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Schedule

6:25 pm: Doors Open

6:30 pm: Workshops (please check our email newsletter)

- 90 minute swing workshops: lindy hop or charleston

8:00 pm: Swing Dance Lesson

FREE! (with cover charge)
- Introductory Swing Dance (East Coast/6-step)

No partner needed. A great way to meet people!

PLEASE ARRIVE BEFORE 8PM! No lesson admissions after 8:15.

(note: for studio lessons for advanced beginner/intermediate dancers, and more, check out Free Dance Studio:


9:00pm-Midnight: Dancing!
Featuring the rich sounds of New England's finest Swing Bands and Orchestras. Come to dance or just listen & watch.

All ages welcome

Cover Charge:
Typically* between $16 - $19 ($4 off w/ valid college id)
*Some bands and special events may be a few dollars additional.

Complimentary lot parking and streets.

GREAT VIBE, GREAT PEOPLE,
GREAT NEW PLACE!

Our Venue

"Huron Ave": the WEST CAMBRIDGE YOUTH CENTER
680 Huron Ave, Fresh Pond/Cambridge
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Lessons BEGIN at 8:00 (be sure to arrive before that)
Bands go on at 9pm and the show ends at Midnight.

  • Spacious professional dance floor, sprung bamboo
  • Drinks and Snacks available
  • Tons of free street and lot parking
  • Ice cold air conditioning

Swing Dance Gift Certificates

 

 
Upcoming Dances

Workshops (some weeks) 6:00-8:00pm
Intro Lesson from 8:00-9:00
     (Note: no lesson admissions after 8:15, please
      arrive before 8pm)

Live music from 9pm - midnight
    (view full schedule »)
    Click on photos for reviews & music samples

 

Sat,
Jul
27
SWEET MOLASSES BLUES
Taryn Newborne and the Real Deal
at Huron Ave
Co-hosting a night of dancing with Sweet Molasses Blues, a weekend of blues dancing. Please join us at Swing City for a fun night of dancing.
 Cover: $18
 

Sat,
Aug
10
Eddie Scheer's Swingin' Allstars
at Huron Ave.
Featuring also Ricky "King" Russell, Randy Bramwell, and Diane Blue. Check out this great quartet made up of some of the stars of Swing City's favorite bands. This music is guaranteed to be swingin'!
 Cover: $17
Workshop: Lindy Boot Camp (6:30-8pm, free) more
 

Sat,
Aug
24
Closed for end of Summer
at Huron Ave
Have a great vacation! See you on Sept. 7
 Cover: $
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