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  
Mon
17
Dec
Homefront Lindy Hop
Goudhurst Village Hall
Goudhurst, Kent
Homefront Lindy Hop 35.0
Swingland - Lindy hop Brixton
Market House Brixton
Brixton, London SW
Swingland 37.0
Medway Lindy Hoppers
Aylesford Community Centre
Aylesford, Kent
Medway Lindy Hoppers 30.0
Tue
18
Dec
Savoy Swing Lounge Luton&Dunstable
Savoy Swing Lounge Luton & Dunstable
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Swingsters 43.0
Swing Thing
Swing Thing
Redhill, Surrey
Swing Thing 48.0
JiveSwing - Lindy Hop in Enfield
Christ Church Hall
Enfield, London N
JiveSwing.Com 27.0
Swingland - Lindy hop Balham
The Exhibit
London, London SW
Swingland 37.0
C Jam
The Exhibit
London, London SW
Swingland 37.0
1940s & 50s Jitterbug & Swing Jive
The Hub
Huntingfield, Suffolk
Everything's Jumpin' 41.0
Learn Swing Jive
Rockin' Roadiolers
Ramsgate, Kent
Canterbury Hep Cats 47.0
Lindyhop with Rug-Cutters
Hemingford Abbots Village Hall
hemingford Abbots, Cambridgeshire
Rug-Cutters Lindyhop Club 48.0
Wed
19
Dec
Swing Shed Bedford
Shortstown Village Hall
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Swingsters 49.0
Lindy Buzz, Hitchin
St Faith's Church
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
Lindy Buzz 34.0
Thu
20
Dec
Si Cranstoun London Christmas Gig
Livesey Hall
Sydenham, London SE
Macao Dance Club 30.0
JiveSwing - Lindy Hop Welwyn
Digswell Village Hall
Digswell, Hertfordshire
JiveSwing.Com 31.0
Swingland - Lindy hop Hammersmith
The Hammersmith Club
London, London W
Swingland 37.0
A-Train
The Hammersmith Club
London, London W
Swingland 37.0
Balboa General Level
Stone Memorial Village Hall
Stone In Oxney , Kent
Cinque Ports Swing Jive 49.0
Lindyhop Classes with Rug-Cutters
Conservative Club
St. Neots, Cambridgeshire
Rug-Cutters Lindyhop Club 48.0
Fri
21
Dec
Moments 1930s and 40s dances
Kessingland working men's club
, Suffolk
Moments 41.0
The Edge - a very unique evening
Berkhamsted Town Hall
Berkhamsted, Hertfordshire
Jive Hub (NewBerko) 47.0
Sat
22
Dec
The Roustabouts - Black Cat Xtra
Black Cat Friday Freestyle
Great Barford Bedfordshire, Bedfordshire
Swingsters 47.0
The Winter Swing Ball 2018
The Hammersmith Club
London, London W
Swingland 37.0
EastonSwing Christmas Party
Christchurch Hall
Enfield, Enfield
EastonSwing 27.0
Thu
27
Dec
Downtown Daddyo's JATBW Xmas
Jumpin' at the Bricket Wood Side!
Bricket Wood, St Albans, Hertfordshire
Swingsters 38.0
Swingland - Lindy hop Hammersmith
The Hammersmith Club
London, London W
Swingland 37.0
A-Train
The Hammersmith Club
London, London W
Swingland 37.0
Fri
28
Dec
Vintage Night's Hendon
Kelly Bar Hendon
London, London NW
JiveSwing.Com 35.0
Sat
29
Dec
JiveSwing.Com Christmas Ball
Haileybury College, Hertfordshire
Hertford, Hertfordshire
JiveSwing.Com 24.0
Masquerade Big Band Dance
The Delphi Centre
Sudbury, Suffolk
Dance with us- Suffolk 21.0
Sun
30
Dec
Jive & Chill - Sunday Night Dancing
Berkhamsted Town Hall
Berkhamsted, Hertfordshire
Jive Hub (NewBerko) 47.0
Mon
31
Dec
Black&Gold NYE + Devil's Cut Combo
Bedford Football Club
Wilden, Bedfordshire
Swingsters 48.0
Tue
01
Jan19
JiveSwing - Lindy Hop in Chelmsford
The British Legion
Chelmsford , Essex
JiveSwing.Com
JiveSwing - Lindy Hop in Enfield
Christ Church Hall
Enfield, London N
JiveSwing.Com 27.0
Thu
03
Jan19
Swingland - Lindy hop Hammersmith
The Hammersmith Club
London, London W
Swingland 37.0
A-Train
The Hammersmith Club
London, London W
Swingland 37.0
Lindyhop Classes with Rug-Cutters
Conservative Club
St. Neots, Cambridgeshire
Rug-Cutters Lindyhop Club 48.0
Fri
04
Jan19
Rhythm Joint Swing Dance Newmarket
The Exning Road Club
Newmarket, Cambridgeshire
Get in the Swing 43.0
Sat
05
Jan19
Harlem Nights - Watford!
Beechen Grove Baptist Church
Watford, Hertfordshire
JiveSwing.Com 40.0
Vintage Dance Workshop
Stone Memorial Village Hall
Stone In Oxney , Kent
Cinque Ports Swing Jive 49.0
Sun
06
Jan19
Swingland - Lindy hop Twickenham
The Cabbage Patch
Twickenham, Middlesex
Swingland 42.0
Jive & Chill - Sunday Night Dancing
Berkhamsted Town Hall
Berkhamsted, Hertfordshire
Jive Hub (NewBerko) 47.0
Mon
07
Jan19
JiveSwing - Lindy Hop in Southend
The Kursaal
Southend , Southend on Sea
JiveSwing.Com 17.0
Homefront Lindy Hop
Goudhurst Village Hall
Goudhurst, 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
Learn Swing Jive
Rockin' Roadiolers
Ramsgate, Kent
Canterbury Hep Cats 47.0
Tue
08
Jan19
JiveSwing - Lindy Hop in Chelmsford
The British Legion
Chelmsford , Essex
JiveSwing.Com
JiveSwing - Lindy Hop in Enfield
Christ Church Hall
Enfield, London N
JiveSwing.Com 27.0
Swingland - Lindy hop Balham
The Exhibit
London, London SW
Swingland 37.0
C Jam
The Exhibit
London, London SW
Swingland 37.0
JiveSwing - Lindy Hop in St Albans
Jubilee Centre
St Albans, Hertfordshire
JiveSwing.Com 37.0
1940s & 50s Jitterbug & Swing Jive
The Hub
Huntingfield, Suffolk
Everything's Jumpin' 41.0
Lindyhop with Rug-Cutters
Hemingford Abbots Village Hall
hemingford Abbots, Cambridgeshire
Rug-Cutters Lindyhop Club 48.0
Wed
09
Jan19
JiveSwing - Lindy Hop in Brentwood
The Essex Arms
Brentwood, Essex
JiveSwing.Com 14.0
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
10
Jan19
JiveSwing - Lindy Hop Welwyn
Digswell Village Hall
Digswell, Hertfordshire
JiveSwing.Com 31.0
Jiveswing Hendon
Kelly Bar Hendon
London, London NW
JiveSwing.Com 35.0
Swingland - Lindy hop Hammersmith
The Hammersmith Club
London, London W
Swingland 37.0
A-Train
The Hammersmith Club
London, London W
Swingland 37.0
Jiveswing Luton
St Mary's Church Hall
Luton , Bedfordshire
JiveSwing.Com 43.0
Balboa General Level
Stone Memorial Village Hall
Stone In Oxney , Kent
Cinque Ports Swing Jive 49.0
Lindyhop Classes with Rug-Cutters
Conservative Club
St. Neots, Cambridgeshire
Rug-Cutters Lindyhop Club 48.0
Sat
12
Jan19
Retro Nights!
The Royal British Legion
Chelmsford, Essex
JiveSwing.Com
Monthly Modern&Smooth Jive at Berko
Berkhamsted Town Hall
Berkhamsted, Hertfordshire
Jive Hub (NewBerko) 47.0
Sun
13
Jan19
1940's Tea Dance
Jumpin' at the Bricket Wood Side!
Bricket Wood, St Albans, Hertfordshire
Swingsters 38.0
Boost your Balboa
Jumpin' at the Bricket Wood Side!
Bricket Wood, St Albans, Hertfordshire
Swingsters 38.0
Swingland - Lindy hop Twickenham
The Cabbage Patch
Twickenham, Middlesex
Swingland 42.0
Learn to Swing Dance in a Day!
City Sport
London, London EC
Swingdance UK 31.0
Dance at the Plaza
Plaza Suite -Stag Theatre Sevenoaks
Sevenoaks, Bromley
Blue Flamingo Music 36.0
Mon
14
Jan19
JiveSwing - Lindy Hop in Southend
The Kursaal
Southend , Southend on Sea
JiveSwing.Com 17.0
Homefront Lindy Hop
Goudhurst Village Hall
Goudhurst, 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
Medway Lindy Hoppers
Aylesford Community Centre
Aylesford, Kent
Medway Lindy Hoppers 30.0
Learn Swing Jive
Rockin' Roadiolers
Ramsgate, Kent
Canterbury Hep Cats 47.0
Tue
15
Jan19
JiveSwing - Lindy Hop in Chelmsford
The British Legion
Chelmsford , Essex
JiveSwing.Com
JiveSwing - Lindy Hop in Enfield
Christ Church Hall
Enfield, London N
JiveSwing.Com 27.0
Swingland - Lindy hop Balham
The Exhibit
London, London SW
Swingland 37.0

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