Back to All Events

FIFTH ANNUAL VIRGINIA STATE JITTERBUG AND LINDY HOP COMPETITION at the Spanish Ballroom at Glen Echo Park, Glen Echo

  • Glen Echo Park 7300 MacArthur Boulevard Glen Echo, Maryland 20812 (map)

Gottaswing hosts the Fifth Annual Virginia State Jitterbug and Lindy Hop Competition during tonight's dance . Grab a partner and join the competition, or come out to cheer on your favorite dancers. 

• FIRST PLACE $300 • SECOND PLACE $150 • THIRD PLACE $50
• DANCE TO YOUR OWN MUSIC • LOCAL, FRIENDLY! • NO ENTRY FEE • PROFESSIONAL JUDGE •

• HOW IT WORKS: The competition will be held during the first and second band break; winners will be announced during the third band set. 
• HOW THE COMPETITION WILL BE RUN: Limited to a maximum of eight couples. Each couple will dance individually to music they will provide, song length not shorter than 2 minutes, not longer than 3-1/2 minutes. Costumes encouraged but not required. 
• HOW TO SIGN UP: Simply Email Tom@gottaswing.com no later than 5pm on Friday, November 17 to reserve your spot and request a copy of the rules.
• HOW MUCH DOES IT COST? NOTHING! Competitors get into the dance free; bring your friends to cheer you on.

BEFORE AND AFTER THE COMPETITION HEATS, WE’LL ENJOY DANCING LIVE MUSIC. SEE YOU THERE!

Earlier Event: November 17
DJ DANCE at DanceFXBG, Fredericksburg
Later Event: November 21
Classes at Historic Oakland, Columbia