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Lindy Hop Stop's 7 Year Anniversary Party

Lindy Hop Stop's 7 Year Anniversary Party

Come and join us for Lindy Hop Stop's 7 Year Anniversary Party! Jamie Wood and the Good Rockin' Daddys perform FREE BEGINNER EAST COAST SWING…
10/06/2017
Westminster
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Swing to Bring a Child Home with Big Band Theory

Swing to Bring a Child Home with Big Band Theory

Please join Family Promise of San Gabriel Valley for an evening of swing dancing to benefit homeless children and their families! We're delighted to have…
09/25/2017
Arcadia
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TOP TEN TIPS TO BECOMING A GREAT SWING DANCER

Paladino's Lounge

Are you a beginner, eager to do the cool moves you see everyone else doing, but you only know three moves? Here’s my advice to beginner swing dancers on how to get good fast: Go social dancing as often as possible! Just taking a lesson once a week won’t cut it. You’ll forget everything you Continue Reading…


THE LA/OC LINDY CALENDAR

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October 2017

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1
Automobile Driving Museum Rusty's 20th Swingiversary Dance with the Ladd McIntosh Swing Orchestra! 6-10PM $30-$35
Casey's Tavern Canoga Park Ginger Pauley and the Hoosier Daddys 6-9PM
Joe's Bar Catfish & the Hollywood Hound Dogs
2
Joe's Bar The John Reynolds Quartet @Happy Feet Monday (Balboa) $6 minimum plus donation
Memories Lesson 7:15PM, DJ 8PM-midnight, $5 cover
Lindy Hop Stop DJ or live band, lesson 7-7:30PM, dancing 7:30-10PM $7-$15
Dancing in Riverside DJ, 6:30 and 7:15PM lessons, 8PM-12AM dancing $5
3
Joe's Bar Jamie Wood & the Good Rockin&39 Daddys
Atomic Ballroom Lindy and Balboa 8:30PM $8 DJ, $12 if band
4
Pour Vous Holly Street Stompers at Swingtronic 10PM-2AM no cover but please buy drinks
Strutter's Ball DJ, Lesson 7:45PM, Dancing 8:30-midnight,$10 or $15 if live band $2 discount for student/military
Metro Swing Pomona DJ, Lesson 7:30PM, Dancing 8:30 $5 cover
5
Edison Leftover Cuties 8:30PM no cover but please buy drinks
Max Bloom's Cafe Fullerton First Thursday Swing Battle Of The DJ's with Max Blooms Trio 7-11PM, lesson 7:30PM no cover!
Joe's Bar THE BBB featuring Bernie Dresel!!! (Arrive early for seating)
Lindy Groove DJs Rob Moreland (St. Louis, MO), Shana Worel & Vicky Chan
6
Downtown Disney Five Got Rhythm
Cliftons Downtown La California Feetwarmers with DJ Mike! 10PM no cover but please buy dinner or drinks
Atomic Ballroom Big Bang DJ, lesson 7PM, dancing 8:30PM, blues upstairs 10PM to 1AM
7
Disney Fantasy Faire Tim Gill's All Stars
Ticket to the Twenties Festival Homestead Museum Dean Mora, Night Blooming Jazzmen 3-7PM FREE! 1920's dress code
Sky Room Jack's Cats with Liela Avila 8PM-midnight, no cover but please buy dinner and drinks
Cliftons Downtown La The Overstreets New Orleans Jazz Band 10PM no cover but please buy dinner or drinks
PBDA Live Band
8
Ticket to the Twenties Festival Homestead Museum California Feetwarmers, Janet Klein 3-7PM FREE! 1920's dress code
Skirball Center Skirball Harvest Festival featuring the Dustbowl Revival 1-6PM
Third Street Promenade Darryl's Potluck Dance Party 7-9PM FREE!
Brack Shop Tavern DTLA Vignes Rooftop Revival 3:30-6:30PM no cover but please buy food and drinks
Cliftons Downtown La Brunch with the Big Butter Jazz Band Quartet 11AM-3PM please buy something!
Joe's Bar The Deep Cuts
9
Downtown Disney Ellis Island Boys
Joe's Bar The John Reynolds Quartet @Happy Feet Monday (Balboa) $6 minimum plus donation
Memories Lesson 7:15PM, DJ 8PM-midnight, $5 cover
Dancing in Riverside DJ, 6:30 and 7:15PM lessons, 8PM-12AM dancing $5
10
Joe's Bar The Blue Rhythm Orchestra 14-piece
Atomic Ballroom Lindy and Balboa 8:30PM $8 DJ, $12 if band
11
Rusty's Rhythm Club Live Band, Beginner & Intermediate lessons 7:30-8PM
Strutter's Ball DJ, Lesson 7:45PM, Dancing 8:30-midnight,$10 or $15 if live band $2 discount for student/military
Metro Swing Pomona DJ, Lesson 7:30PM, Dancing 8:30 $5 cover
Pour Vous Swingtronic with live band 10PM, no cover but please buy drinks!
12
Joe's Bar Steve Waddington & the Retro-Rockin&39 All-Stars
Lindy Groove DJs Hilary Alexander, James Bianco & Vicky Chan
13
Lindy Loft Vintage Rhythm Night with the Grand Slam Sextet (Jonathan Stout) 8PM lesson-midnight $15
Church of the Good Shepard Arcadia Swing fundraiser with Big Band Theory 7-10PM $35
Pasadena City Hall Art Night Pasadena with Holly Street Stompers 6-10PM FREE!
Joe's Bar James Intveld (cover charge)
Atomic Ballroom Big Bang DJ, lesson 7PM, dancing 8:30PM, blues upstairs 10PM to 1AM
Cliftons Downtown La Live band 10PM-2AM no cover but please buy food or drink
14
Disney Fantasy Faire The Swing Machine
Casting Call Lounge Burbank Holiday Inn Crown City Bombers 9PM-12:30AM 21
Downtown Disney Ry Bradley
Riverside Junction Second Saturday Swing DJ with lesson at 7:15PM $5
American Legion Hall Bell Gardens The Lucky Stars 9PM-2AM $12 18 and over
Fairfax Farmers Market Deke Dickerson & the Ecco-Fonics 6-8pm West Patio FREE!
Cliftons Downtown La Phat Cat Swinger 10:30PM-1AM no cover but please buy food or drinks
PBDA Live Band
The Blue Swing San Bernardino Swing 'n Blues with DJ Darcy 8PM-midnight
Blues Liberation Front DJ 9PM-1AM $8
15
Fairfax Farmers Market The Lucky Stars 5-7pm West Patio FREE!
Joe's Bar Hot Roux
16
Lindy Hop Stop Jamie Wood and the Good Rockin' Daddys 7 Year Anniversary Party! 7:30-10PM $15
Joe's Bar Dave Stuckey & the Hot House Gang @Happy Feet Monday (Balboa) $6 minimum plus donation
Memories Lesson 7:15PM, DJ 8PM-midnight, $5 cover
Dancing in Riverside DJ, 6:30 and 7:15PM lessons, 8PM-12AM dancing $5
17
Joe's Bar Rip Masters
Atomic Ballroom Lindy and Balboa 8:30PM $8 DJ, $12 if band
18
Rusty's Rhythm Club Live Band, Beginner & Intermediate lessons 7:30-8PM
Strutter's Ball DJ, Lesson 7:45PM, Dancing 8:30-midnight,$10 or $15 if live band $2 discount for student/military
Metro Swing Pomona DJ, Lesson 7:30PM, Dancing 8:30 $5 cover
Pour Vous Swingtronic with live band 10PM, no cover but please buy drinks!
19
Joe's Bar From Chicago IL: Rockin Johnny Burgin /feat. Rob Stone
Lindy Groove DJs Melissa Marzigliano, Andrew Jose & Vicky Chan
20
Cliftons Downtown La Dave Stuckey and the Hot House Gang! 10PM no cover but please buy dinner or drinks 21 only
Barkley Big Butter Jazz Band! 9PM-1AM no cover but please buy dinner or drinks
Atomic Ballroom Big Bang DJ, lesson 7PM, dancing 8:30PM, blues upstairs 10PM to 1AM
Do Something Blue DJ
21
Disney Fantasy Faire Dave Eastly's Swingtown
Sky Room Jack's Cats 8PM-midnight no cover but please buy dinner or drinks
Don The Beachcomber Roadhouse Blues Dance with White Boy James and Rumble King 8PM $10
PBDA Flattop Tom & The Jump Cats $15 (come Celebrate The 25th Year Of This Band!)
Cliftons Downtown La Live band 10PM-2AM no cover but please buy food or drink
Third Saturday Swing DJ 8PM-1AM
22
Joe's Bar Work in Progress featuring BILLY HAYNES with special guest MARCY LEVY
23
Memories Lesson 7:15PM, DJ 8PM-midnight, $5 cover
Joe's Bar Happy Feet Balboa Night - Live Band
Dancing in Riverside DJ, 6:30 and 7:15PM lessons, 8PM-12AM dancing $5
24
Atomic Ballroom Lindy and Balboa 8:30PM $8 DJ, $12 if band
25
Rusty's Rhythm Club Aileen Quinn & The Leapin' Lizards HALLOWEEN DANCE - COSTUME CONTEST!, Beg and Intermediate lessons 7:30-8PM
Strutter's Ball DJ, Lesson 7:45PM, Dancing 8:30-midnight,$10 or $15 if live band $2 discount for student/military
Metro Swing Pomona DJ, Lesson 7:30PM, Dancing 8:30 $5 cover
26
Joe's Bar THE SAX OFFENDERS!
Lindy Groove LindyGroove Haunted Halloween Ball $400 Costume Contest
27
Sky Room Sylvia & The Savoy 6 7:30 - 11:30PM no cover but please buy dinner
Downtown Disney Dave Stuckey
Barkley Jack's Cats with the Sugar Sisters 9PM-1AM no cover but please buy dinner or drinks
Grand Central Market 100th Birthday Bash with Janet Klein and her Parlor Boys at 6PM, Jonathan Stout and his Campus Five at 8:15
Do Something Blue Costume contest (blues dancing) 8PM-!AM
Cicada Club Richard Halpern'shaunted Hollywood Cavalcade 8:30 PM ADMISSION $30 ADVANCE OR DOOR BYOP
Atomic Ballroom Big Bang DJ, lesson 7PM, dancing 8:30PM, blues upstairs 10PM to 1AM
Cliftons Downtown La Live band 10PM-2AM no cover but please buy food or drink
28
Disney Fantasy Faire The Side Street Swing Orchestra
The Set Shop Halloween Vintage Dance with Jonathan Stout Orchestra Feat. Hilary Alexander 8PM-midnight $20
UCLA Bruin Plaza Big Bruin Swing Out with DJ 11:30AM-1PM outdoor dancing FREE!!
Downtown Disney Aileen Quinn & Lpn Lzrds
Cliftons Downtown La The Neverlands 8PM-3AM SPECIAL HALLOWEEN NIGHT no cover but please buy dinner or drinks 21 only
Cliftons Downtown La Brunch with Dave Stuckey and the Hot House Gang 11AM-3PM
PBDA Our Annual Spooktacular
The Blue Swing San Bernardino Swing 'n Blues with DJ Darcy 8PM-midnight
29
Grand Central Market DTLA Vignes Rooftop Revival 7-9PM FREE!
Joe's Bar Sabrina&39s Haunted Halloween Show
30
UCLA Halloween 1950's Swing Dance with Cornelius Rock and Roll Band
Dancing in Riverside Halloween Swing Dance Party with Craic Haus 6:30 lessons start 8PM band $10
Memories Lesson 7:15PM, DJ 8PM-midnight, $5 cover
Joe's Bar Happy Feet Balboa Night - Live Band
31 HALLOWEEN
Cliftons Downtown La Halloween Party with the Rayford Bros. 10PM-1AM no cover but please buy dinner or drinks
Joe's Bar HALLOWEEN PARTY w/ THE BIG BUTTER JAZZ BAND!!
Atomic Ballroom Lindy and Balboa 8:30PM $8 DJ, $12 if band
    
  • edboswell

    Don the Beachcomber is now hosting swing dance nights with top swing, rockabilly, gypsy jazz and blues bands. On August 4th, we have rockabilly stars, Lance Lipinsky & the Lovers performing a full night of dance tunes. The show opens with Royal Crown Quartet featuring saxophonist, Mando Dorame. Mando is the cofounder legendary neo swing band, Royal Crown Revue, instrumental in the swing dance revival of the 90s.

    Don the Beachcomber has a generous dance floor, full bar and dinner menu, all ages. Tickets start at $15.
    http://www.donthebeachcomber.com/ https://uploads.disquscdn.com/images/a1d9e2083e365dd3bc9c80d7c2b8d4ca513e0e45f677f901060764019784277d.jpg

    • Hi Ed,

      Thanks, added to the calendar!

      Best,
      Brian

  • Jennifer Lin

    Hey all, it says on the Atomic Ballroom calendar that there will be no dance on July 4. You may want to update this calendar or there will be some sad Lindy Hoppers in Irvine this Tuesday. 🙂 See you at the next dance!

    • Hi Jennifer,

      Thanks for the update! I’ll update the calendar.

      Best,
      Brian

  • Jack Malmstrom

    Brian & pals ~

    Lots of chances to catch Jack’s Cats between now and the end of July.
    For your convenience here the highlights in one easy list:

    June 30, 9PM to 1AM, The Barkley, South Pasadena
    July 7, 7:30 to 11:30PM, The Sky Room, Long Beach ~ featuring special guest: trumpet man Scott Steen
    July 9, 5 to 6:30PM, King’s Road Park, 1000 N. King’s Road, West Hollywood, A free concert in the park
    July 20, 7:30 to 9:30PM, The Muckenthaler Cultural Center ~ tickets at http://www.themuck.org/programing/2017/7/20/jacks-cats
    July 22, 8PM to Midnight, The Sky Room, Long Beach ~ with the incomparable Gretje Angell
    https://uploads.disquscdn.com/images/51d08e778d29e5ce270dabcaf814fd1d1df378f37c9038e67b38896667a194ed.jpg

    • Hi Jack,

      Great, thanks! I’ll add these to the calendar!

      Best,
      Brian

  • Ty

    California Feetwarmers are playing tonight at Clifton’s (6/2). LA Swing Barons will be playing there tomorrow (6/3).

  • Steve Grody

    If anyone is curious, Nico Duportal, at Joe’s tonight, sounds VERY danceable on all of him Youtube cuts.

    • beeceeinla

      he was. it was a great show.

      • Steve Grody

        Of course I remembered, after posting, that I saw him some months ago and he was indeed terrific. Much of the material he plays is in the vein of Chicago Blues, but in the various tempos that are great for swing.

  • Bob B
  • Juliann B

    Dancing Under the Stars returns to the Paseo Colorado in Pasadena!
    Free Fun on Fridays this summer! Swing-out, outside in July!

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