Swing classes and dances events near Bedfordshire

With the Charleston originating from the 1920s/30s, and Lindy Hop (Jitterbug) being introduced to the UK during WWII, the styles disappeared in the 1950s only to be revived again in the late 1980s.. The Swing category includes Balboa, Boogie Woogie, Charleston, Collegiate Shag, East Coast Swing, Jazz Steps, Laminu, Lindy Hop and West Coast Swing.

Classes, dances and other dance events in or near Bedfordshire for Swing. Please click on the event name for more information which may include a map.

Date   Event/Venue/Organiser Distance
Fri
27
Jan
Fundamentals / Intermediates Lindy
Fairlands Community Centre Guildford, Surrey
The Surrey Swing Dance Society
49.0
Farnham Royal Rock n Roll Jive Club
Farnham Royal Village Hall Buckinghamshire, Buckinghamshire
The Rocking Rebels
26.0
1950s Rock n Roll Jive Dancing
Farnham Royal Village Hall Berkshire, Slough
The Rocking Rebels
35.0
All About Gatsby
London Cabaret Club London, London W
Love Evvnt
35.0
Sun
29
Jan
Workshop - intro to Lindy hop
Act One (The Old Library) London, Ealing
Swingland
34.0
Mon
30
Jan
A-Train - classes and dancing
The Hammersmith Club London, London W
Swingland
36.0
Balboa classes beginner + improver
St Michael's Church Hall Oxford, Oxfordshire
Oxford Balboa
40.0
Tue
31
Jan
Swing Hampton
Swing Hampton Northampton, Northamptonshire
Swingsters
24.0
Get in the Swing Lindy Hop Classes
Steeple Morden Village Hall Royston, Hertfordshire
Get in the Swing
12.0
C Jam - classes and dancing
The Bedford London, London SW
Swingland
40.0
Swing Dance at the Curzon Centre
Curzon Centre , Buckinghamshire
SwingdanceUK
26.0
Wed
01
Feb
Swing Den Imp + Int classes
Swing Den Bedford Bedford, Bedfordshire
Swingsters
10.0
Swingland Windsor - classes
The Old Court Artspace Windsor, Berkshire
Swingland
37.0
Get in the Swing Lindy Hop Classes
Risby Village Hall, near Bury St Edmunds Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk
Get in the Swing
48.0
Balboa with Nikki Santilli
Hargrave Hall Archway, Islington
Hot Jazz Rag
32.0
Beginners Swing Jive & Intermediate
Walton by Kimcote Walton, Leicester
Strictly Jitterbug!
45.0
Lin's Little Less Lonely Disco
Winnersh Community Centre Wokingham, Berkshire
Lin's Dance
45.0
Swing Dance Summertown Classes
The Cherwell School South Site Oxford,, Oxfordshire
Swing Dance Summertown
40.0
Biggin Hill Jive
Biggin Hill Biggin Hill, Bromley
Biggin Hill Jive
46.0
Thu
02
Feb
Planet Swing M.K. & Beds Live Band
Wixams Dance Hall Bedford, Bedfordshire
Swingsters
6.0
Stroll class plus Balboa Class
Fairlands Community Centre Guildford, Surrey
The Surrey Swing Dance Society
49.0
Fri
03
Feb
Rhythm Joint Swing Dance Newmarket
The Exning Road Club Newmarket, Cambridgeshire
Get in the Swing
29.0
Fundamentals / Intermediates Lindy
Fairlands Community Centre Guildford, Surrey
The Surrey Swing Dance Society
49.0
Farnham Royal Rock n Roll Jive Club
Farnham Royal Village Hall Buckinghamshire, Buckinghamshire
The Rocking Rebels
26.0
1950s Rock n Roll Jive Dancing
Farnham Royal Village Hall Berkshire, Slough
The Rocking Rebels
35.0
Sat
04
Feb
Modern & Smooth Jive Dance at Berko
Berkhamsted Town Hall Berkhamsted, Hertfordshire
Jive Hub (NewBerko)
18.0
Jenny Thomas
Caroline Chisholm School Northampton, Northamptonshire
The Cotton Club
25.0
Swing Commanders @ The Cotton Club
Caroline Chisholm School Northampton, Northamptonshire
The Cotton Club
25.0
Sun
05
Feb
Club Jive Tea Dance
Byfleet Village Hall Byfleet, Surrey
Club Jive
46.0
Jenny Thomas 4hr Lindy Hop workshop
Caroline Chisholm School Northampton, Northamptonshire
The Cotton Club
25.0
Mon
06
Feb
A-Train - classes and dancing
The Hammersmith Club London, London W
Swingland
36.0
Balboa classes beginner + improver
St Michael's Church Hall Oxford, Oxfordshire
Oxford Balboa
40.0
Tue
07
Feb
Swing Hampton
Swing Hampton Northampton, Northamptonshire
Swingsters
24.0
Get in the Swing Lindy Hop Classes
Steeple Morden Village Hall Royston, Hertfordshire
Get in the Swing
12.0
C Jam - classes and dancing
The Bedford London, London SW
Swingland
40.0
Swing Dance at the Curzon Centre
Curzon Centre , Buckinghamshire
SwingdanceUK
26.0
Wed
08
Feb
Swing Den Imp + Int classes
Swing Den Bedford Bedford, Bedfordshire
Swingsters
10.0
Swingland Windsor - classes
The Old Court Artspace Windsor, Berkshire
Swingland
37.0
Get in the Swing Lindy Hop Classes
Risby Village Hall, near Bury St Edmunds Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk
Get in the Swing
48.0
Beginners Swing Jive & Intermediate
Walton by Kimcote Walton, Leicester
Strictly Jitterbug!
45.0
Swing Dance Summertown Classes
The Cherwell School South Site Oxford,, Oxfordshire
Swing Dance Summertown
40.0
Biggin Hill Jive
Biggin Hill Biggin Hill, Bromley
Biggin Hill Jive
46.0
Thu
09
Feb
Planet Swing weekly Balboa class
Wixams Dance Hall Bedford, Bedfordshire
Swingsters
6.0
Planet Swing M.K. & Beds Live Band
Wixams Dance Hall Bedford, Bedfordshire
Swingsters
6.0
Fri
10
Feb
Black Cat Friday freestyle
Black Cat Friday Freestyle Bedford, Bedfordshire
Swingsters
11.0
Farnham Royal Rock n Roll Jive Club
Farnham Royal Village Hall Buckinghamshire, Buckinghamshire
The Rocking Rebels
26.0
1950s Rock n Roll Jive Dancing
Farnham Royal Village Hall Berkshire, Slough
The Rocking Rebels
35.0
Sun
12
Feb
Sunday Social Swing Starters
Cotton End Village Hall Bedford, Bedfordshire
Swingsters
6.0
Workshop - ints Lindy hop/Shag
The Hammersmith Club London, London W
Swingland
36.0
Mon
13
Feb
A-Train - classes and dancing
The Hammersmith Club London, London W
Swingland
36.0
Balboa classes beginner + improver
St Michael's Church Hall Oxford, Oxfordshire
Oxford Balboa
40.0
Tue
14
Feb
Swing Hampton
Swing Hampton Northampton, Northamptonshire
Swingsters
24.0
Get in the Swing Lindy Hop Classes
Steeple Morden Village Hall Royston, Hertfordshire
Get in the Swing
12.0
C Jam - classes and dancing
The Bedford London, London SW
Swingland
40.0
Swing Dance at the Curzon Centre
Curzon Centre , Buckinghamshire
SwingdanceUK
26.0
Wed
15
Feb
Swing Den Imp + Int classes
Swing Den Bedford Bedford, Bedfordshire
Swingsters
10.0
Swingland Windsor - classes
The Old Court Artspace Windsor, Berkshire
Swingland
37.0
Get in the Swing Lindy Hop Classes
Risby Village Hall, near Bury St Edmunds Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk
Get in the Swing
48.0
Balboa with Nikki Santilli
Hargrave Hall Archway, Islington
Hot Jazz Rag
32.0
Beginners Swing Jive & Intermediate
Walton by Kimcote Walton, Leicester
Strictly Jitterbug!
45.0
Lin's Little Less Lonely Disco
Winnersh Community Centre Wokingham, Berkshire
Lin's Dance
45.0
Swing Dance Summertown Classes
The Cherwell School South Site Oxford,, Oxfordshire
Swing Dance Summertown
40.0
Biggin Hill Jive
Biggin Hill Biggin Hill, Bromley
Biggin Hill Jive
46.0
Thu
16
Feb
Planet Swing weekly Balboa class
Wixams Dance Hall Bedford, Bedfordshire
Swingsters
6.0
Planet Swing M.K. & Beds Live Band
Wixams Dance Hall Bedford, Bedfordshire
Swingsters
6.0
Fri
17
Feb
Farnham Royal Rock n Roll Jive Club
Farnham Royal Village Hall Buckinghamshire, Buckinghamshire
The Rocking Rebels
26.0
1950s Rock n Roll Jive Dancing
Farnham Royal Village Hall Berkshire, Slough
The Rocking Rebels
35.0
Some Like It Swing
Genesis Cinema , London E
SwingdanceUK
39.0
Sat
18
Feb
Jive Party with The Cadillac Kings
Rivoli Ballroom Crofton Park, London SE
Jive Party
40.0
The Edge - a very unique evening
Berkhamsted Town Hall Berkhamsted, Hertfordshire
Jive Hub (NewBerko)
18.0
Sun
19
Feb
Four Seasons Tea Dance
Cotton End Village Hall Bedford, Bedfordshire
Swingsters
6.0
Argentine Tango Workshop
Cotton Club Bedford Bedford, Bedfordshire
Swingsters
6.0
Workshop - beg/imp Lindy hop
The Bedford London, London SW
Swingland
40.0
Balboa Beckons
Old Headington Village Hall Oxford, Oxfordshire
Oxford Balboa
38.0
Mon
20
Feb
A-Train - classes and dancing
The Hammersmith Club London, London W
Swingland
36.0
Balboa classes beginner + improver
St Michael's Church Hall Oxford, Oxfordshire
Oxford Balboa
40.0
Tue
21
Feb
Swing Hampton
Swing Hampton Northampton, Northamptonshire
Swingsters
24.0
Get in the Swing Lindy Hop Classes
Steeple Morden Village Hall Royston, Hertfordshire
Get in the Swing
12.0
Swing Dance at the Curzon Centre
Curzon Centre , Buckinghamshire
SwingdanceUK
26.0
Wed
22
Feb
Swing Den Imp + Int classes
Swing Den Bedford Bedford, Bedfordshire
Swingsters
10.0

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