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GottaSwing brings you the best in weekly, monthly and special event dances with recorded and live music featuring local, national, and internationally recognized swing bands. Dancers of all ages, all styles, and all levels of experience are welcome. You never need a partner and many dances include a beginner swing lesson in the price of admission. In addition to regularly-scheduled weekly dances, we also have great special events you won’t want to miss. Scroll down this list of regular dances, but don’t forget to check our CALENDAR frequently for special events.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT DANCES AT NICK’S NIGHTCLUB

Join us for after-class dancing at Nick’s Nightclub in Alexandria, Virginia on Wednesday nights, 9-11pm. The first and third Wednesdays of the month feature live music, $10 cover charge; other nights feature DJ music, $6. Visit our CALENDAR and filter for Categories>Dances; Tags>Alexandria, Venues>Nick’s Nightclub.


FRIDAY NIGHT DJ DANCES AT LINDY IN THE CITY

The only place to Lindy in the city on Friday nights! Located in the Fellowship Hall at Church of the Pilgrims right off Dupont Circle, enjoy a great selection of traditional swing music for your dance pleasure on the first and third Friday of the month. Beginner swing lesson included in the price of admission, perfect for folks who are just starting out or need a little refresher. Beginner swing lesson 8:30-9pm, DJ dance 9-11:30pm, only $10. Fun, friendly, casual—a great place to practice and perfect your dance. Visit our CALENDAR and filter for Categories>Dances; Tags>Washington, DC, Venues>Church of the Pilgrims.


FRIDAY NIGHT DANCES AT THE HILTON WASHINGTON DULLES AIRPORT

There’s a dance party going on every Friday night in Herndon, Virginia! We’ve got a great line-up of local and national bands bringing you great live music to start the weekend. Beginner swing lesson 8:30-9pm, dance 9-11:45pm (band plays two long sets), $15. Visit our CALENDAR and filter for Categories>Dances; Tags>Herndon, VA, Venues>Hilton Washington Dulles Airport.


SATURDAY NIGHT DANCES AT THE SPANISH BALLROOM at glen echo park

The crown jewel in the swing dance world! This beautiful, historic venue in Glen Echo, Maryland features an incredible floating dance floor. We proudly present the best local, national and international swing bands that draw hundreds of happy dancers. The evening features a beginner swing lesson 8-9pm, dance 9-11:45pm (band plays two long sets), $20. Visit our CALENDAR and filter for Categories>Dances; Tags>Glen Echo, MD, Venues>Spanish Ballroom at Glen Echo Park.


SATURDAY NIGHT DANCES AT DANCEFXBG

This weekly DJ dance in Fredericksburg, Virginia is the place to be! Beginner swing lesson 7:30-8pm, dance 8-11pm, and only $10. Visit our CALENDAR and filter for Categories>Dances; Tags>Fredericksburg, VA, Venues>DanceFXBG.


SATURDAY NIGHT DANCES AT EVANGELICAL REFORM CHURCH

Get inspired! A one-hour beginner swing lesson followed by great DJ music for lots of dancing. Coincides with First Saturdays in Frederick, so you can make a day of it. What's not to like? Beginner swing lesson 7-8pm, DJ dance 8-9:30pm, ONLY $5! Visit our CALENDAR and filter for Categories>Dances; Tags>Frederick, MD, Venues>Evangelical Reformed Church.


Use the sorting features below to browse our upcoming social dance events. Search by dance, location, and also class level, type of class, and more! Scroll through the categories, tags, and venues to find exactly what you’re looking for on our busy swing dance schedule.