Swing classes and dances events near Dorset

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 Dorset for Swing. Please click on the event name for more information which may include a map.

Date   Event/Venue/Organiser Organiser Distance  
Sat
24
Jun
Workshop Balboa Bootcamp
The Elephant House
Bristol, Bristol
Dance Club Balboa 48.0
Special JiveJam
The Empire Hall
Southampton, Hampshire
Jive Riot 36.0
Dance Fusion
The Empire Hall
Southampton, Hampshire
Jive Riot 36.0
Sun
25
Jun
Special Big Band retro event
The Concorde
Eastleigh, Southampton
Rotary Club Southampton West 42.0
Tue
27
Jun
Class Lindy Hop Isle of Wight
Wight Rock Bar
Ryde, Isle of Wight
Lindy Hop Solent 45.0
Class Bournemouth Lindy Hop Club
St Peter's School
Bournemouth, Dorset
Jitterbugjive=Bournemouth Lindy Hop Club
Class Banwell Ceroc dance Classes
Banwell Village Hall,
Banwell, Somerset
In Motion Dance 45.0
Wed
28
Jun
Class Bournemouth Lindy Hop Club
Moose Hall
Poole, Dorset
Jitterbugjive=Bournemouth Lindy Hop Club
Thu
29
Jun
Practice Night Dance practice/freestyle
Verwood Memorial Hall
Verwood, Bournemouth
The 1086 Club 18.0
Sat
01
Jul
Dance Euphoria
Herrison Hall
Dorchester, Dorset
Jive Riot 7.0
Tue
04
Jul
Class Lindy Hop Isle of Wight
Wight Rock Bar
Ryde, Isle of Wight
Lindy Hop Solent 45.0
Class Banwell Ceroc dance Classes
Banwell Village Hall,
Banwell, Somerset
In Motion Dance 45.0
Fri
07
Jul
Festival UK Boogie Woogie Festival
Stour View Day Centre
Sturminster Newton, Dorset
UK Boogie Woogie Club 10.0
Sun
09
Jul
Class Sunday afternoon Balboa Class
The Elephant House
Bristol, Bristol
Dance Club Balboa 48.0
Mon
10
Jul
Dance Jive 4 Five - Old School & Soul
The Royal British Legion - Ferndown
Ferndown, Dorset
Jive Riot 17.0
Tue
11
Jul
Class Lindy Hop Isle of Wight
Wight Rock Bar
Ryde, Isle of Wight
Lindy Hop Solent 45.0
Class Banwell Ceroc dance Classes
Banwell Village Hall,
Banwell, Somerset
In Motion Dance 45.0
Thu
13
Jul
Practice Night Dance practice/freestyle
Verwood Memorial Hall
Verwood, Bournemouth
The 1086 Club 18.0
Tue
18
Jul
Class Lindy Hop Isle of Wight
Wight Rock Bar
Ryde, Isle of Wight
Lindy Hop Solent 45.0
Wed
19
Jul
Dance Jive 4 Five
Cobham Sports & Social Club
Wimborne, Dorset
Jive Riot 13.0
Fri
21
Jul
Dance Ain't Misbehavin'
Southbank Club, Bar
Bristol, Bristol
Swing Dance Bristol 48.0

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