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  
Sun
26
Feb
Workshop Learn the ORIGINAL 1920s Charleston
Bristol, Elmgrove Centre
Bristol, Bristol
Hoppin' Mad 49.0
Mon
27
Feb
Class Beginners 4 week Lindy Hop Course
The City Academy
Bristol , Bristol
Swing Dance Bristol 48.0
Class Ballroom/Latin Classes Miss Emma's
Grittleton Village Hall, nr Malmesbury
Grittleton nr Malmesbury, Wiltshire
Miss Emma's Dancing 38.0
Class Swing & Lindy Hop - Bristol Classes
Bristol, Elmgrove Centre
Bristol, Bristol
Hoppin' Mad 49.0
Tue
28
Feb
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 Bournemouth Lindy Hop Club
St Peter's School
Bournemouth, Dorset
Jitterbugjive=Bournemouth Lindy Hop Club
Class Bridgwater WCS weekly lessons
Chedzoy village hall
Bridgwater, Somerset
Bridgwater west coast swing 39.0
Class Lindy Hop - Bath Classes
BATH Scout Headquarters
Central Bath, Avon
Hoppin' Mad 42.0
Class Banwell Ceroc dance Classes
Banwell Village Hall,
Banwell, Somerset
In Motion Dance 45.0
Wed
01
Mar
Class Bournemouth Lindy Hop Club
Moose Hall
Poole, Dorset
Jitterbugjive=Bournemouth Lindy Hop Club
Thu
02
Mar
Class Bournemouth Lindy Hop Club
St Peter's School
Bournemouth, Dorset
Jitterbugjive=Bournemouth Lindy Hop Club
Sat
04
Mar
Weekend Lindy Hop beginners intensive w/e
SouthBank Club (upstairs studio)
Bristol, Bristol
Swing Dance Bristol 48.0
Mon
06
Mar
Dance Boogie Woogie Club night
Stour View Day Centre
Sturminster Newton, Dorset
UK Boogie Woogie Club 10.0
Class Swing & Lindy Hop - Bristol Classes
Bristol, Elmgrove Centre
Bristol, Bristol
Hoppin' Mad 49.0
Tue
07
Mar
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 Bridgwater WCS weekly lessons
Chedzoy village hall
Bridgwater, Somerset
Bridgwater west coast swing 39.0
Class Lindy Hop - Bath Classes
BATH Scout Headquarters
Central Bath, Avon
Hoppin' Mad 42.0
Wed
08
Mar
Class Bournemouth Lindy Hop Club
Moose Hall
Poole, Dorset
Jitterbugjive=Bournemouth Lindy Hop Club
Thu
09
Mar
Class Bournemouth Lindy Hop Club
St Peter's School
Bournemouth, Dorset
Jitterbugjive=Bournemouth Lindy Hop Club
Sun
12
Mar
Class Sunday afternoon Balboa Class
The Elephant House
Bristol, Bristol
Dance Club Balboa 48.0
Mon
13
Mar
Class Swing & Lindy Hop - Bristol Classes
Bristol, Elmgrove Centre
Bristol, Bristol
Hoppin' Mad 49.0
Tue
14
Mar
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 Bridgwater WCS weekly lessons
Chedzoy village hall
Bridgwater, Somerset
Bridgwater west coast swing 39.0
Class Lindy Hop - Bath Classes
BATH Scout Headquarters
Central Bath, Avon
Hoppin' Mad 42.0
Wed
15
Mar
Class Bournemouth Lindy Hop Club
Moose Hall
Poole, Dorset
Jitterbugjive=Bournemouth Lindy Hop Club
Thu
16
Mar
Class Bournemouth Lindy Hop Club
St Peter's School
Bournemouth, Dorset
Jitterbugjive=Bournemouth Lindy Hop Club
Fri
17
Mar
Dance Friday Night Jive, Swindon
Supermarine Sports and Social Club
Swindon, Wiltshire
Just Jive Lindy Hop 38.0
Dance Friday Night Chill Special
Hotel Collingwood
, Bournemouth
Dance2Mesmerize 18.0
Sat
18
Mar
Dance Vintage Dance Night
Peartree United Reformed Church Hall
Southampton, Hampshire
Vie O'Lette 41.0
Mon
20
Mar
Class Swing & Lindy Hop - Bristol Classes
Bristol, Elmgrove Centre
Bristol, Bristol
Hoppin' Mad 49.0
Tue
21
Mar
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 Bridgwater WCS weekly lessons
Chedzoy village hall
Bridgwater, Somerset
Bridgwater west coast swing 39.0
Class Lindy Hop - Bath Classes
BATH Scout Headquarters
Central Bath, Avon
Hoppin' Mad 42.0
Wed
22
Mar
Class Bournemouth Lindy Hop Club
Moose Hall
Poole, Dorset
Jitterbugjive=Bournemouth Lindy Hop Club
Thu
23
Mar
Class Bournemouth Lindy Hop Club
St Peter's School
Bournemouth, Dorset
Jitterbugjive=Bournemouth Lindy Hop Club
Fri
24
Mar
Weekend Boogaloo Jump Jive & Boogie Weekend
The Carrington House Hotel, Bournemouth
Bournemouth, Dorset
Boogaloo Promotions 19.0

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