"Boston's host of fine Swing and Lindy Hop Dancing since 1994"
Upstairs in the
West Cambridge Youth Center
680 Huron Ave
We are generally
open on the:
2nd Saturday of
4th Saturday of
5th Saturday of
the Month (when there is one)
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updates and announcements each week.
don't actually have a hot neon
marquee, but it's a pretty cool trick, no?)
5:55 pm: Doors
6:00 pm: Workshops (some weeks,
please check our email
8:00 pm: Swing Dance
- 2 hr Lindy Hop Bootcamps usually on 4th
Sat of month
- periodically others
- Introductory Swing Dance (East Coast/6-step)
No partner needed. A great way to meet
PLEASE ARRIVE BEFORE 8PM! No lesson
admissions after 8:15.
(note: for studio lessons for advanced
beginner/intermediate dancers, and more,
check out Free
the rich sounds of New England's finest Swing
Bands and Orchestras. Come to dance or just
listen & watch.
$16 ($4 off w/ valid college id)
bands and special events may be a few dollars
Complimentary lot parking and streets.
VIBE, GREAT PEOPLE,
Ave": the WEST CAMBRIDGE YOUTH CENTER
680 Huron Ave, Fresh Pond/Cambridge
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
- Drinks and Snacks available
- Tons of free street and lot parking
- Ice cold air conditioning
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
full schedule »)
Click on photos
for reviews & music samples
The Love Dogs
at Huron Ave
Voted 2006 "Outstanding New England Band", plus Ed Scheer voted "Most Charismatic Entertainer", this band has been a top drawing band at Swing City for over a decade. If you love Swing Dancing, this one is a sure bet.
Lindy Boot Camp (6-8pm, free) more »
Eight to the Bar
at Huron Ave
"Eight to the Bar" is perennially one of the biggest drawing bands at Swing City, renowned by dancers all across New England. Expect the best when they play!
Swing Line Dancing (6-8pm, free) more »
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