Swing classes and dances events near Leicester

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

Date   Event/Venue/Organiser Organiser Distance  
Wed
22
Feb
Class Beginners Swing Jive & Intermediate
Ex-Servicemens Club
Bedworth, Warwickshire
Strictly Jitterbug! 28.0
Class Swing Shed Bedford
Shortstown Village Hall
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Swingsters 46.0
Class Dawn's Jitterbug
Friends Meeting House
Birmingham, Birmingham
Dawn's Jitterbug 36.0
Class Lindy Hop Beginners (Rowley)
Rowley Learning Campus
, West Midlands
All About Swing 33.0
Class Lindy Hop Improvers (Rowley)
Rowley Learning Campus
, West Midlands
All About Swing 33.0
Class Lindy Hop
Corks Club
Birmingham, Birmingham
Lindy Hop Birmingham 35.0
Thu
23
Feb
Class Beginners Swing Jive & Intermediate
Overslade Community Centre
Rugby, Coventry
Strictly Jitterbug! 17.0
Class Back To Basics Beginners Swing Jive
Jubilee Hall
Leicester, Leicestershire
Lin Mason 3.0
Class Lindy Hop Beginners (Selly Oak)
Shenley community & sports association
, West Midlands
All About Swing 33.0
Class Lindy Hop Intermediate (Selly Oak)
Shenley community & sports association
, West Midlands
All About Swing 33.0
Dance Swing at the Bothy
The Prince of Wales
Birmingham, Birmingham
The Swing Era 34.0
Class Lindyhop Classes with Rug-Cutters
Conservative Club
St. Neots, Cambridgeshire
Rug-Cutters Lindyhop Club 46.0
Sat
25
Feb
Dance Groove Lounge
Buckden Millenium Centre
Buckden, Cambridgeshire
Rug-Cutters Lindyhop Club 44.0
Mon
27
Feb
Class Jitterbug East Coast Swing style
The Copperhouse Club
Kenilworth, Warwickshire
Strictly Jitterbug! 26.0
Class King's Swingers Lindy Hop course
Kings Community Centre
Milton Keynes, Milton Keynes
Swing Dance MK 43.0
Class Lindy Hop lessons with Red & Ginger
Tutbury Castle
Burton-on-Trent, Derby
Red & Ginger's Hot Vintage Dance 27.0
Class West Coast Swing Class Night
Clifton Village Hall
Clifton, Nottinghamshire
Pulse 18.0
Class Regular Lindyhop Classes
Christie Hall, Wansford (near Peterbro')
Wansford, Peterborough., Lincolnshire
Rug-Cutters Lindyhop Club 31.0
Class Swing Dance Beginners
Dancexchange
, Birmingham
All About Swing 33.0
Class Vernacular Jazz
Dancexchange
, Birmingham
All About Swing 33.0
Class Swing Dance Improvers
Dancexchange
, Birmingham
All About Swing 33.0
Tue
28
Feb
Class Swing Dance MK: Lindy Hop Heaven
Woolstone Community Hall
Milton Keynes, Milton Keynes
Swing Dance MK 44.0
Class Lindyhop Class
St Andrew's Church Hall
Leicester, Leicestershire
Leicester Lindyhop 3.0
Class Beginners/Improvers Jive/Swing
Coronation Hall
Market Deeping, Peterborough
Boston Jive 38.0
Class Lindyhop with Rug-Cutters
Hemingford Abbots Village Hall
hemingford Abbots, Cambridgeshire
Rug-Cutters Lindyhop Club 48.0
Wed
01
Mar
Class Beginners Swing Jive & Intermediate
Ex-Servicemens Club
Bedworth, Warwickshire
Strictly Jitterbug! 28.0
Class Dawn's Jitterbug
Friends Meeting House
Birmingham, Birmingham
Dawn's Jitterbug 36.0
Class Lindy Hop Beginners (Rowley)
Rowley Learning Campus
, West Midlands
All About Swing 33.0
Class Lindy Hop Improvers (Rowley)
Rowley Learning Campus
, West Midlands
All About Swing 33.0
Class Lindy Hop
Corks Club
Birmingham, Birmingham
Lindy Hop Birmingham 35.0
Thu
02
Mar
Class Beginners Swing Jive & Intermediate
Overslade Community Centre
Rugby, Coventry
Strictly Jitterbug! 17.0
Class Back To Basics Beginners Swing Jive
Jubilee Hall
Leicester, Leicestershire
Lin Mason 3.0
Class Dance With Me Henry
Lichfield Methodist Church
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Dance With Me Henry 28.0
Class Lindy Hop Beginners (Selly Oak)
Shenley community & sports association
, West Midlands
All About Swing 33.0
Class Lindy Hop Intermediate (Selly Oak)
Shenley community & sports association
, West Midlands
All About Swing 33.0
Class Lindyhop Classes with Rug-Cutters
Conservative Club
St. Neots, Cambridgeshire
Rug-Cutters Lindyhop Club 46.0
Fri
03
Mar
Dance Swing Cantina M.K. @ Rev de Cuba
Revolucion de Cuba M.K.
Milton Keynes, Milton Keynes
Swingsters 44.0
Sun
05
Mar
Dance The Sunday Shakedown
The Dark Horse
Birmingham, West Midlands
Hot Ginger 34.0
Mon
06
Mar
Class Jitterbug East Coast Swing style
The Copperhouse Club
Kenilworth, Warwickshire
Strictly Jitterbug! 26.0
Class King's Swingers Lindy Hop course
Kings Community Centre
Milton Keynes, Milton Keynes
Swing Dance MK 43.0
Class Lindy Hop lessons with Red & Ginger
Tutbury Castle
Burton-on-Trent, Derby
Red & Ginger's Hot Vintage Dance 27.0
Class West Coast Swing Class Night
Clifton Village Hall
Clifton, Nottinghamshire
Pulse 18.0
Class Regular Lindyhop Classes
Christie Hall, Wansford (near Peterbro')
Wansford, Peterborough., Lincolnshire
Rug-Cutters Lindyhop Club 31.0
Class Swing Dance Beginners
Dancexchange
, Birmingham
All About Swing 33.0
Class Vernacular Jazz
Dancexchange
, Birmingham
All About Swing 33.0
Class Swing Dance Improvers
Dancexchange
, Birmingham
All About Swing 33.0
Tue
07
Mar
Class Swing Dance MK: Lindy Hop Heaven
Woolstone Community Hall
Milton Keynes, Milton Keynes
Swing Dance MK 44.0
Class Lindyhop Class
St Andrew's Church Hall
Leicester, Leicestershire
Leicester Lindyhop 3.0
Class Beginners/Improvers Jive/Swing
Coronation Hall
Market Deeping, Peterborough
Boston Jive 38.0
Class Lindyhop with Rug-Cutters
Hemingford Abbots Village Hall
hemingford Abbots, Cambridgeshire
Rug-Cutters Lindyhop Club 48.0
Wed
08
Mar
Class Beginners Swing Jive & Intermediate
Ex-Servicemens Club
Bedworth, Warwickshire
Strictly Jitterbug! 28.0
Class Dawn's Jitterbug
Friends Meeting House
Birmingham, Birmingham
Dawn's Jitterbug 36.0
Class Lindy Hop Beginners (Rowley)
Rowley Learning Campus
, West Midlands
All About Swing 33.0
Class Lindy Hop Improvers (Rowley)
Rowley Learning Campus
, West Midlands
All About Swing 33.0
Class Lindy Hop
Corks Club
Birmingham, Birmingham
Lindy Hop Birmingham 35.0
Thu
09
Mar
Class Beginners Swing Jive & Intermediate
Overslade Community Centre
Rugby, Coventry
Strictly Jitterbug! 17.0
Class Back To Basics Beginners Swing Jive
Jubilee Hall
Leicester, Leicestershire
Lin Mason 3.0
Class Dance With Me Henry
Lichfield Methodist Church
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Dance With Me Henry 28.0
Class Lindy Hop Beginners (Selly Oak)
Shenley community & sports association
, West Midlands
All About Swing 33.0
Class Lindy Hop Intermediate (Selly Oak)
Shenley community & sports association
, West Midlands
All About Swing 33.0
Class Lindyhop Classes with Rug-Cutters
Conservative Club
St. Neots, Cambridgeshire
Rug-Cutters Lindyhop Club 46.0
Sat
11
Mar
Dance Memphis Lee & The Creepers
Brookfields Riding Centre
Shareshill, Wolverhampton
Debra June & The Rockin' Tunes 41.0
Sun
12
Mar
Dance Monthly Back Room Swing Dance
Back Room George IV Public House
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Dance With Me Henry 29.0
Mon
13
Mar
Class Jitterbug East Coast Swing style
The Copperhouse Club
Kenilworth, Warwickshire
Strictly Jitterbug! 26.0
Class King's Swingers Lindy Hop course
Kings Community Centre
Milton Keynes, Milton Keynes
Swing Dance MK 43.0
Class Lindy Hop lessons with Red & Ginger
Tutbury Castle
Burton-on-Trent, Derby
Red & Ginger's Hot Vintage Dance 27.0
Class West Coast Swing Class Night
Clifton Village Hall
Clifton, Nottinghamshire
Pulse 18.0
Class Regular Lindyhop Classes
Christie Hall, Wansford (near Peterbro')
Wansford, Peterborough., Lincolnshire
Rug-Cutters Lindyhop Club 31.0
Class Swing Dance Beginners
Dancexchange
, Birmingham
All About Swing 33.0
Class Vernacular Jazz
Dancexchange
, Birmingham
All About Swing 33.0
Class Swing Dance Improvers
Dancexchange
, Birmingham
All About Swing 33.0
Tue
14
Mar
Class Swing Dance MK: Lindy Hop Heaven
Woolstone Community Hall
Milton Keynes, Milton Keynes
Swing Dance MK 44.0
Class Lindyhop Class
St Andrew's Church Hall
Leicester, Leicestershire
Leicester Lindyhop 3.0
Class Beginners/Improvers Jive/Swing
Coronation Hall
Market Deeping, Peterborough
Boston Jive 38.0
Class Lindyhop with Rug-Cutters
Hemingford Abbots Village Hall
hemingford Abbots, Cambridgeshire
Rug-Cutters Lindyhop Club 48.0
Wed
15
Mar
Class Beginners Swing Jive & Intermediate
Ex-Servicemens Club
Bedworth, Warwickshire
Strictly Jitterbug! 28.0
Class Dawn's Jitterbug
Friends Meeting House
Birmingham, Birmingham
Dawn's Jitterbug 36.0
Class Lindy Hop Beginners (Rowley)
Rowley Learning Campus
, West Midlands
All About Swing 33.0
Class Lindy Hop Improvers (Rowley)
Rowley Learning Campus
, West Midlands
All About Swing 33.0
Class Lindy Hop
Corks Club
Birmingham, Birmingham
Lindy Hop Birmingham 35.0

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