Swing classes and dances events near Essex

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

Date   Event/Venue/Organiser Organiser Distance  
Thu
22
Aug
JiveSwing - Lindy Hop Welwyn
Digswell Village Hall
Digswell, Hertfordshire
JiveSwing.Com 31.0
Jiveswing Luton
St Mary's Church Hall
Luton , Bedfordshire
JiveSwing.Com 43.0
American Smooth& Rhythm
Flow Dance
London, London SW
Flow Dance London 37.0
Fri
23
Aug
Balboa Fridays
Stratford St Mary Institute Hall
Stratford St. Mary, Colchester, Essex
Balboatime 24.0
The Edge - a very unique evening
Berkhamsted Town Hall
Berkhamsted, Hertfordshire
Jive Hub (NewBerko) 47.0
Sat
24
Aug
Dance at the Rivoli
Rivoli Ballroom
, Lewisham
Blue Flamingo Music 31.0
Mon
26
Aug
JiveSwing - Lindy Hop in Southend
The Ambleside Social Club
, Southend on Sea
JiveSwing.Com 16.0
Learn Swing Jive
Rockin' Roadiolers
Ramsgate, Kent
Canterbury Hep Cats 47.0
Tue
27
Aug
Food Bank Dance
Canterbury Baptist Church Hall
Canterbury, Kent
Canterbury Jive 40.0
Savoy Swing Lounge Luton&Dunstable
Savoy Swing Lounge Luton & Dunstable
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Swingsters 43.0
Get in the Swing Lindy Hop Classes
Steeple Morden Village Hall
Royston, Hertfordshire
Get in the Swing 36.0
Swing Thing
Swing Thing
Redhill, Surrey
Swing Thing 48.0
JiveSwing - Lindy Hop in Chelmsford
The Bassment
Chelmsford, Essex
JiveSwing.Com 2.0
JiveSwing - Lindy Hop in Enfield
Christ Church Hall
Enfield, London N
JiveSwing.Com 27.0
JiveSwing - Lindy Hop in St Albans
Jubilee Centre
St Albans, Hertfordshire
JiveSwing.Com 37.0
Wed
28
Aug
Swing Shed Bedford
Shortstown Village Hall
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Swingsters 49.0
Get in the Swing Lindy Hop Classes
Risby Village Hall, near Bury St Edmunds
Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk
Get in the Swing 38.0
JiveSwing - Lindy Hop in Brentwood
The Essex Arms
Brentwood, Essex
JiveSwing.Com 14.0
Jiveswing Hitchin- The Jazz Club
The Speakeasy Club Hitchin
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
JiveSwing.Com 34.0
JiveSwing - Lindy Hop in Watford
Beechen Grove Baptist Church
Watford, Hertfordshire
JiveSwing.Com 40.0
Intermediate Swing Jive
Rockin' Roadiolers
Ramsgate, Kent
Canterbury Hep Cats 47.0
Thu
29
Aug
JiveSwing - Lindy Hop Welwyn
Digswell Village Hall
Digswell, Hertfordshire
JiveSwing.Com 31.0
A-Train
The Hammersmith Club
London, London W
Swingland 37.0
Swingland - Lindy hop Hammersmith
The Hammersmith Club
London, London W
Swingland 37.0
Jiveswing Luton
St Mary's Church Hall
Luton , Bedfordshire
JiveSwing.Com 43.0
American Smooth& Rhythm
Flow Dance
London, London SW
Flow Dance London 37.0
Fri
30
Aug
Shirley's RR Just for Kicks live!
Shirleys Rockin Roadhouse
St Albans, Hertfordshire
Swingsters 36.0
Shake, Battle & Bowl
Play Islands
Canterbury, Kent
Canterbury Jive 40.0
Stratford Ballyhoo
Stratford St Mary Institute Hall
Stratford St. Mary, Colchester, Essex
Balboatime 24.0
Jumpin' at the 100 Club
The 100 Club
London, London W
The Jive Aces 37.0
Sun
01
Sep
Swingland - Lindy hop Twickenham
The Cabbage Patch
Twickenham, Middlesex
Swingland 42.0
Swing & Charleston Taster Day
City Sport
London, London EC
Swingdance UK 31.0
Mon
02
Sep
Bramleys Swing Dance Classes
Bramleys Cocktail Bar
Canterbury, Kent
Canterbury Jive 40.0
JiveSwing - Lindy Hop in Southend
The Ambleside Social Club
, Southend on Sea
JiveSwing.Com 16.0
Homefront Lindy Hop
Staplehurst Village Centre
Staplehurst, Kent
Homefront Lindy Hop 35.0
JIveSwing - Lindy Hop in Letchworth
Brotherhood Hall
Letchworth, Hertfordshire
JiveSwing.Com 36.0
Swingland - Lindy hop Brixton
Market House Brixton
Brixton, London SW
Swingland 37.0
Tenterden Swing
St Mildreds Hall
Tenterden, Kent
Tenterden Swing 47.0
EastonSwing Enfield - WCS
St Pauls Centre
Enfield, Enfield
EastonSwing 27.0
Swing Out at Underbelly Festival
Spiegeltent
London, London SW
Swingdance UK 34.0
Tue
03
Sep
Food Bank Dance
Canterbury Baptist Church Hall
Canterbury, Kent
Canterbury Jive 40.0
Savoy Swing Lounge Luton&Dunstable
Savoy Swing Lounge Luton & Dunstable
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Swingsters 43.0
Get in the Swing Lindy Hop Classes
Steeple Morden Village Hall
Royston, Hertfordshire
Get in the Swing 36.0
Swing Thing
Swing Thing
Redhill, Surrey
Swing Thing 48.0
JiveSwing - Lindy Hop in Chelmsford
The Bassment
Chelmsford, Essex
JiveSwing.Com 2.0
JiveSwing - Lindy Hop in Enfield
Christ Church Hall
Enfield, London N
JiveSwing.Com 27.0
Swingland - Lindy hop Balham
The Bedford
London, London SW
Swingland 36.0
C Jam
The Bedford
London, London SW
Swingland 36.0
JiveSwing - Lindy Hop in St Albans
Jubilee Centre
St Albans, Hertfordshire
JiveSwing.Com 37.0
EastonSwing Finchley - WCS
The Old Finchleans Club
Barnet, Barnet
EastonSwing 32.0
EastonSwing Cambridge - WCS
William Collyn Community Centre
Girton, Cambridgeshire
EastonSwing 43.0
Wed
04
Sep
Swing Shed Bedford
Shortstown Village Hall
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Swingsters 49.0
Get in the Swing Lindy Hop Classes
Risby Village Hall, near Bury St Edmunds
Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk
Get in the Swing 38.0
JiveSwing - Lindy Hop in Brentwood
The Essex Arms
Brentwood, Essex
JiveSwing.Com 14.0
Jiveswing Hitchin- The Jazz Club
The Speakeasy Club Hitchin
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
JiveSwing.Com 34.0
Lindy Buzz, Hitchin
St Faith's Church
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
Lindy Buzz 34.0
JiveSwing - Lindy Hop in Watford
Beechen Grove Baptist Church
Watford, Hertfordshire
JiveSwing.Com 40.0
Thu
05
Sep
Aylesham Jive Class Graduation Danc
Aylesham Community Project
Aylesham , Kent
Canterbury Jive 35.0
Planet Swing M.K. & Bedford
Wixams Dance Hall
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Swingsters 49.0
JiveSwing - Lindy Hop Welwyn
Digswell Village Hall
Digswell, Hertfordshire
JiveSwing.Com 31.0
A-Train
The Hammersmith Club
London, London W
Swingland 37.0
Swingland - Lindy hop Hammersmith
The Hammersmith Club
London, London W
Swingland 37.0
Jiveswing Luton
St Mary's Church Hall
Luton , Bedfordshire
JiveSwing.Com 43.0
EastonSwing Thursday Practice - WCS
Christchurch Hall
Enfield, Enfield
EastonSwing 27.0
American Smooth& Rhythm
Flow Dance
London, London SW
Flow Dance London 37.0
Lindy Hop/ Jive 1940's /50's
Blyburgate hall
Beccles, Suffolk
Jivebunnies.Com 41.0
Cambsandbedslindyhopexperience
Grantchester Village Hall
Grantchester, Cambridge
C&BLE 43.0
Fri
06
Sep
Rhythm Joint Swing Dance Newmarket
The Exning Road Club
Newmarket, Cambridgeshire
Get in the Swing 43.0
Essex Swing Festival 2019
The Rawlight Studios
Southend On Sea , Essex
JiveSwing.Com 16.0
Sat
07
Sep
Harlem Nights - Watford
Beechen Grove Baptist Church
Watford, Hertfordshire
JiveSwing.Com 40.0
Monthly Modern&Smooth Jive at Berko
Berkhamsted Town Hall
Berkhamsted, Hertfordshire
Jive Hub (NewBerko) 47.0
Sun
08
Sep
Swingland - Lindy hop Twickenham
The Cabbage Patch
Twickenham, Middlesex
Swingland 42.0
Advanced West Coast Swing Workshop
Christchurch Hall
Enfield, Enfield
EastonSwing 27.0
Wrentham 45s TDance
Wrentham village hall
Wrentham , Suffolk
Moments 41.0
Mon
09
Sep
JiveSwing - Lindy Hop in Southend
The Ambleside Social Club
, Southend on Sea
JiveSwing.Com 16.0
Homefront Lindy Hop
Staplehurst Village Centre
Staplehurst, Kent
Homefront Lindy Hop 35.0
JIveSwing - Lindy Hop in Letchworth
Brotherhood Hall
Letchworth, Hertfordshire
JiveSwing.Com 36.0
Swingland - Lindy hop Brixton
Market House Brixton
Brixton, London SW
Swingland 37.0
Tenterden Swing
St Mildreds Hall
Tenterden, Kent
Tenterden Swing 47.0
EastonSwing Enfield - WCS
St Pauls Centre
Enfield, Enfield
EastonSwing 27.0

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