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
18
Apr
West Coast Swing Dance Lessons
The Daylight Inn
Orpington, Bromley
WestCo's Swing 33.0
JiveSwing - Lindy Hop Welwyn
Digswell Village Hall
Digswell, Hertfordshire
JiveSwing.Com 31.0
Lindy Buzz, Hitchin
St Faith's Church
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
Lindy Buzz 34.0
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
Sat
20
Apr
Jive Party with OoBopSh'Bam
Rivoli Ballroom
Crofton Park, London SE
Jive Party 30.0
Morden Balboa and Bal-Swing
Morden Baptist Church
Morden, Merton
Hot Jazz Rag 39.0
Sun
21
Apr
Paper Moon
Upstairs ar Prince of Wales
Covent Garden, London WC
Hot Jazz Rag 33.0
JiveHub's Easter Sunday Chillout
Puttenham (Tring)
Puttenham, near Tring, Hertfordshire
Jive Hub (NewBerko) 34.0
Mon
22
Apr
JiveSwing - Lindy Hop in Southend
The Ambleside Social Club
, Southend on Sea
JiveSwing.Com 16.0
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
EastonSwing Enfield - WCS
St Pauls Centre
Enfield, Enfield
EastonSwing 27.0
Swing at Sway
Sway
London, London WC
Swingdance UK 33.0
Tue
23
Apr
Food Bank Dance
Canterbury Baptist Church Hall
Canterbury, Kent
Canterbury Jive Class and Events 40.0
Savoy Swing Lounge Luton&Dunstable
Savoy Swing Lounge Luton & Dunstable
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Swingsters 43.0
Learn West Coast Swing in Kent
Hothfield Village Hall
Hothfield, Kent
WestCo's Swing 35.0
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 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
EastonSwing Finchley - WCS
The Old Finchleans Club
Barnet, Barnet
EastonSwing 32.0
EastonSwing Cambridge - WCS
Gibson Hall, St Columbas Church
Cambridge, Cambridge
EastonSwing 36.0
Learn Swing Jive
Rockin' Roadiolers
Ramsgate, Kent
Canterbury Hep Cats 47.0
Wed
24
Apr
Swing Shed Bedford
Shortstown Village Hall
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Swingsters 49.0
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
25
Apr
West Coast Swing Dance Lessons
The Daylight Inn
Orpington, Bromley
WestCo's Swing 33.0
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
1940s & 50s Jitterbug & Swing Jive
The Caxton Club
Beccles, Suffolk
Everything's Jumpin' 41.0
Jiveswing Luton
St Mary's Church Hall
Luton , Bedfordshire
JiveSwing.Com 43.0
Foxtrot to Balboa
Hargrave Hall
, London N
Hot Jazz Rag 31.0
Fri
26
Apr
Vintage Night's Hendon
Kelly Bar Hendon
London, London NW
JiveSwing.Com 35.0
The Edge - a very unique evening
Berkhamsted Town Hall
Berkhamsted, Hertfordshire
Jive Hub (NewBerko) 47.0
Sat
27
Apr
The Savoy Ball
The Grand Hall, Battersea Arts Centre
Wandsworth, London SW
The Savoy Ball/SwingFest Ltd. 36.0
Sista's of Swing -Part II
Nuffield Sports Centre
Hertford, Hertfordshire
JiveSwing.Com 26.0
Sun
28
Apr
Bushey Tea Dance Stardust BigBand
Lincolnsfields Centre Bushey
Bushey, Hertfordshire
Swingsters 40.0
Boost your Balboa - routine!
Lincolns Field Great Hall
Bushey, Hertfordshire
Swingsters 40.0
Charlton Park Swing Session
Charlton Park
Bishopsbourne , Kent
Canterbury Jive Class and Events 41.0
Swing & Charleston Taster Day
City Sport
London, London EC
Swingdance UK 31.0
Mon
29
Apr
Bramleys Swing Dance Classes
Bramleys Cocktail Bar
Canterbury, Kent
Canterbury Jive Class and Events 40.0
JiveSwing - Lindy Hop in Southend
The Ambleside Social Club
, Southend on Sea
JiveSwing.Com 16.0
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
Swing at Sway
Sway
London, London WC
Swingdance UK 33.0
Tue
30
Apr
Food Bank Dance
Canterbury Baptist Church Hall
Canterbury, Kent
Canterbury Jive Class and Events 40.0
Savoy Swing Lounge Luton&Dunstable
Savoy Swing Lounge Luton & Dunstable
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Swingsters 43.0
Learn West Coast Swing in Kent
Hothfield Village Hall
Hothfield, Kent
WestCo's Swing 35.0
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 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
EastonSwing Finchley - WCS
The Old Finchleans Club
Barnet, Barnet
EastonSwing 32.0
Learn Swing Jive
Rockin' Roadiolers
Ramsgate, Kent
Canterbury Hep Cats 47.0
Wed
01
May
Swing Shed Bedford
Shortstown Village Hall
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Swingsters 49.0
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
02
May
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
Jiveswing Luton
St Mary's Church Hall
Luton , Bedfordshire
JiveSwing.Com 43.0
Foxtrot to Balboa
Hargrave Hall
, London N
Hot Jazz Rag 31.0
Cambsandbedslindyhopexperience
Tempsford Stuart Memorial Hall
Tempsford, Bedfordshire
C&BLE 43.0
Sat
04
May
Harlem Nights - Watford
Beechen Grove Baptist Church
Watford, Hertfordshire
JiveSwing.Com 40.0
Morden Balboa and Bal-Swing
Morden Baptist Church
Morden, Merton
Hot Jazz Rag 39.0
Monthly Modern&Smooth Jive at Berko
Berkhamsted Town Hall
Berkhamsted, Hertfordshire
Jive Hub (NewBerko) 47.0
Sun
05
May
Intermediate Lindy Hop Workshop
Nuffield Sports Centre
Hertford, Hertfordshire
JiveSwing.Com 26.0
1940s & 50s Jitterbug & Swing Jive
The Caxton Club
Beccles, Suffolk
Everything's Jumpin' 41.0
Beginner Bootcamp - Wes Coast Swing
Christchurch Hall
Enfield, Enfield
EastonSwing 27.0
Mon
06
May
JiveSwing - Lindy Hop in Southend
The Ambleside Social Club
, Southend on Sea
JiveSwing.Com 16.0

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