August 18 – New York City Swing Dance Update

Regular weekly events not included in the calendar below:

Mon: Svetlana & the Delancey Five, The Back Room 102 Norfolk St 8:30pm*
Mon: Glenn Crytzer, Kola House, 408 W15th, $20 min./No cover
Mon: The Cotton Club, $25 cover
Mon/Tues:Vince Giordano & the Nighthawks, Iguana, 240 W. 54th, 20/20 food/drink min*
Tues: Bal Practice, 9:30-11pm, Students free, $5 others, 412 8th (except White Heat nite)
Tues: George Gee / Swing 46, Dancer discount $10
Wed: Gotham City Blues
Wed: Swing practice, 9:30-10:30, Students free, $5 others, Dancesport 22 W 34 Street, 4 flr
Thurs: Frim Fram at Club 412, 412 Eighth Ave, $10, Students $7, 9pm
Fri: Friday Night Blues $10 class | $12 dance | $20 both link for location
Fri: Brooklyn Swings, Trinity Grace Church 231 Ainslie St, 7-10pm, $5-10
Sun: Baby Soda, St. Mazie’s, 345 Grand St., Brooklyn. 9:30pm *
Nightly: Swing46


Most NYC dance venues are generally crowded. Those marked with a * are restaurants and bars that have limited space to dance.


August Swing Events

 


Thursday, August 24
Hot Club of Flatbush at Radegast
Radegast Hall 113 N 3rd Street, Williamsburg, Brooklyn NY 11249
9PM


Friday, August 25
Tavern on the Green
Fleur Seule
Central Park West & 67th
6-10pm


Friday, August 25
Cait and the Critters
The Queens Kickshaw
40-17 Broadway, Astoria, New York 11103
9-11:30pm
Room to dance, but not sure how large the dance space is.


Saturday, August 26
Prohibition Saturdays
* Dandy Wellington and His Band from 8:30-11:45pm
* DJ sets by Dandy Wellington & Patrick Soluri (8pm-12am)
* free beginner swing dance lesson at 9:15pm
The Wooly, 11 Barclay


Saturday, August 26 / Sunday, August 27
Tavern on the Green
Fleur Seule
Central Park West & 67th
6-10pm


Monday, August 28
JAZZ HAUS: every Monday 7-11pm at Bierhaus NYC
Hot Jazz n’Swing bands, classic burlesque, swing DJs… No Cover!
* Cait and the Critters (3 sets / 7:00-10:15pm)
* chorus galsThe Sugar Shakers
* Dj Odysseus Bailer
* beginner swing dance lesson at 7:45pm
* exzellent German food n’ drink specials!
* No Cover / No Minimum / All ages / 21+ to Drink
712 Third Avenue


Tuesday, August 29
Jason Prover at Radegast
Radegast Hall 113 N 3rd Street, Williamsburg, Brooklyn NY 11249
8PM


Tuesday, August 29
Swing Street Orchestra
345 Park Avenue at East 51st Street
12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Make your own dance space, likely concrete
*I’m not familiar with this band, assuming danceable, but cannot confirm


Thursday, August 31
Cait and the Critters at Radegast
Radegast Hall 113 N 3rd Street, Williamsburg, Brooklyn NY 11249
9PM


September Swing Events

Sunday, September 3
Sock Hop Sundays
Great dance music from the 50’s & 60’s! Including Rock-n-Roll, Motown, Soul, R&B, and Doo Wop.
Now in our 14th year, we are averaging 160+ guests per event!
7:00-11:30pm
Upstairs at Iguana Cafe
240 West 54th Street btwn Broadway & 8th Ave
Admission $15, which includes coupon for $5 off house liquor, or wine/beer, or 2 free sodas, or $5 off of any food.
Questions? Comments? Email sockhopsundays@gmail.com


Monday, September 4
Jazz Haus: Moonshine Rhythm Club
Hot Jazz n’Swing bands, classic burlesque, swing DJs… No Cover!
Hofbräu Bierhaus NYC 712 3rd Ave, New York, New York 10017
* Moonshine Rhythm Club – on tour! (3 sets / 7:00-10:15pm)
* classic burlesque by Pearls Daily
* Dj Odysseus Bailer
* beginner swing dance lesson at 7:45pm
* exzellent German food n’ drink specials!
* No Cover / No Minimum / All ages / 21+ to Drink


Wednesday, September 6
Jason Prover and his Sneak Thievery Orchestra at Radegast
Radegast Hall 113 N 3rd Street, Williamsburg, Brooklyn NY 11249
9PM


Thursday, September 7
Cait and the Critters at Radegast
Radegast Hall 113 N 3rd Street, Williamsburg, Brooklyn NY 11249
9PM


Thursday, September 7
$1.25 Quartet
We’re on for one set at the lower east side’s Parkside Lounge
317 East Houston Street (at Attorney Street)
Our guests will be David Ostwald, tuba, and Arnt Arntzen, guitar and banjo.
$10 cover, waiter table service, 2-drink minimum. If you haven’t been to the Parkside, come!


Saturday, September 9
Hannah Gill and The Hours
Rockwood Music Hall 196 Allen St, New York, New York 10002
Stage 2
General Admission $12
Please note, there is a one drink minimum for this show (standing and bar stools) and two drink minimum at tables.
Limited seating is available on a first come first served basis.
Advance tickets are available online until 4PM, day of show. Any remaining tickets can be purchased at the door at showtime.


Thursday, September 14
Svetlana & The Delancey Five
Montauk Club, Brooklyn
25 Eighth Ave at Lincoln.
Subway is Q to 7th Ave or 2,3 to Grand Army Plaza.
Cover is $10. Wooden dance floor. All shows start at 8pm


Thursday, September 14
Live at the Archway
The Hot Sardines — 6PM
Plus swing class with Paolo Pasta Lanna
Artist Interactive at the Space Station: Pop up gallery + live art experience with Natchie– All night!
The Archway Under the Manhattan Bridge is a public plaza in DUMBO, Brooklyn. It’s on Water St between Anchorage Place and Adams St.
*Assuming it is make your own dance space, likely concrete. I do not know for certain.


Thursday, September 14
Sweet Megg & the Wayfarers Album Release Party
8 PM – 11:30 PM
The Paper Box 17 Meadow St, Brooklyn, New York 11206
Sweet Megg & The Wayfarers are releasing their first full length album this September.
Cait and the Critters will be opening for us!
Plus Caitlin and Andrew will be leading a swing dance lesson at 830pm!
Tickets


Friday, September 15
Glenn Crytzer’s New Yorkers
Montauk Club, Brooklyn
25 Eighth Ave at Lincoln.
Subway is Q to 7th Ave or 2,3 to Grand Army Plaza.
Cover is $10. Wooden dance floor. All shows start at 8pm


Thursday, September 21
Jason Prover and the Sneak Thievery
Montauk Club, Brooklyn
25 Eighth Ave at Lincoln.
Subway is Q to 7th Ave or 2,3 to Grand Army Plaza.
Cover is $10. Wooden dance floor. All shows start at 8pm


Friday, September 22
Juliet Varnedoe Sextet
Montauk Club, Brooklyn
25 Eighth Ave at Lincoln.
Subway is Q to 7th Ave or 2,3 to Grand Army Plaza.
Cover is $10. Wooden dance floor. All shows start at 8pm


Saturday, September 23
Swing Remix
JCC
Details – TBA


Sunday, September 24
NY Hot Jazz Festival
oin us for the 5th Annual NEW YORK HOT JAZZ (& Swing) FESTIVAL! The party of the year returns to the magnificent, dreamy McKITTRICK HOTEL (home of Sleep No More) and features multiple stages (one of them hidden on Mystery Train) with continuous live hot jazz and swing for now extended 10 hours (12 hours including Hot Jazz Brunch) from 15 music acts, multiple special guests, dancers, and performance artists, capped by our trademark raucous after party with an all-star jam session, classic burlesque, best Jazz Age dressed contest, and more!
LINEUP and TICKET LINK to be revealed in the next few days
To be the first to find out, sign up for our mailing list at: http://www.NyHotJazzFest.com/opa
*THE McKITTRICK HOTEL (home of Sleep No More)
542 West 27th Street
(btwn 10th & 11th Aves)
Train: A, C, E-trains 23rd St Stop / 7-train 34th St Hudson – Yards Stop
4pm-2am


Monday, September 25
Jazz Haus: Blue Vipers
Hofbräu Bierhaus NYC 712 3rd Ave, New York, New York 10017
* The Blue Vipers Of Brooklyn (3 sets / 7:00-10:15pm)
* classic burlesque by Dandy Dillinger
* Dj Mimi Liu-Leyco
* beginner swing dance lesson at 7:45pm
* exzellent German food n’ drink specials!
* No Cover / No Minimum / All ages / 21+ to Drink


Thursday, September 28
Svetlana and the Delancey Five
25 Eighth Ave at Lincoln.
Subway is Q to 7th Ave or 2,3 to Grand Army Plaza.
Cover is $10. Wooden dance floor. All shows start at 8pm


Thursday, September 21
Glenn Crytzer’s New Yorkers
Montauk Club, Brooklyn
25 Eighth Ave at Lincoln.
Subway is Q to 7th Ave or 2,3 to Grand Army Plaza.
Cover is $10. Wooden dance floor. All shows start at 8pm


October Swing Events

October 6-8
Empire City Swings
Registration opens MAY 20th!
Music by: Michael Gamble & His Rhythm Serenaders featuring Naomi Uyama. Instructors: Peter Strom, Naomi Uyama, Jenny Shirar and Christian Frommelt


Saturday, October 14
Swing Remix
JCC
Details – TBA


October 26-29, 2017
20th American Lindy Hop Championships
Tickets and Information


November Swing Events

 


December Swing Events

Saturday, December 2
Swing Remix
JCC
Details – TBA

2018 New York City Swing Dancing Update


Regular weekly events not included in the calendar below:

Mon: Svetlana & the Delancey Five, The Back Room 102 Norfolk St 8:30pm*
Mon: Glenn Crytzer, Kola House, 408 W15th, BigBandMondays.com $20 min./No cover
Mon: The Cotton Club, $25 cover
Mon/Tues:Vince Giordano & the Nighthawks, Iguana, 240 W. 54th, 20/20 food/drink min*
Tues: Bal Practice, 9:30-11pm, Students free, $5 others, 412 8th (except White Heat nite)
Tues: George Gee / Swing 46, Dancer discount $10
Tues: Svetlana & the Delancey 5, Roxy Hotel*, 2 Sixth Avenue, 7-10pm, No cover
Wed: Gotham City Blues
Wed: Swing practice, 9:30-10:30, Students free, $5 others, Dancesport 22 W 34 Street, 4 flr
Thurs: Frim Fram at Club 412, 412 Eighth Ave, $10, Students $7, 9pm
Fri: Friday Night Blues
Fri: Friday Brooklyn Swings, Trinity Grace Church 231 Ainslie St, 7-10pm, $5-10
Sun: Baby Soda, St. Mazie’s, 345 Grand St., Brooklyn. 9:30pm *
Nightly: Swing46


Most NYC dance venues are generally crowded. Those marked with a * are restaurants and bars that have limited space to dance.

February Events

February 24 & 25, 2018
Skye and Frida Weekend in NYC
skyeandfrida.com


April Events

April 23-29, 2018
Bal Week 2018
Save the date for Bal Week 2018!
April 23-29, 2018
Visit our website to join our mailing list for more information.