Please Note: The swing dance options below are suggestions on where to dance. TLH cannot guarantee that there will be swing dancers at events posted unless we state differently beside the event below or on our Social Media (FB, Twitter). Looking for Lessons? Check out our CLASSES Page!
FIRST UP… HAPPY 150th CANADA!!!
MONDAY: Caravan Palace (Electro Swing) for TD Toronto Jazz Fest at Phoenix Concert Theatre (Some dancers are going)
Location: Phoenix Concert Theatre (410 Sherbourne St)
Time: Doors at 8pm
Cost: $40.00adv/$45.00door + service charge
TUESDAY: Les Petits Nouveaux-TD Jazz Fest at Yorkville Village
Location: Yorkville Village (55 Avenue Rd)-TNT Lounge
Tyler Yarema at the Reservoir Lounge
Location: Reservoir Lounge (52 Wellington St. E)
WEDNESDAY: UT-Swing Weekly Summer Social Dance (Dancers Guaranteed)
THURSDAY: Toronto All-Star Big Band at Dancing on the Pier ft. Niagara Lindy Hop (Dancers Guaranteed)
Location: Harbourfront Centre (235 Queens Quay West)
Blues Dancing at Page One (Dancers Guaranteed)
Location: Page One (106 Mutual St)
Big City Social Ft Lily Frost & Special Guests (incl Tennessee Voodoo Coupe)
Location: Lula Lounge (1585 Dundas St. W)
Time: 6:30pm Door, 7pm Dinner, 8pm Show, 11pm Late night dance contest
Cost: $15-$20 (or reach out to Soda Pop Hop for $10 Dance Tickets)
SATURDAY: Saturday Night Swing at Dovercourt House with ‘To Be Announced Band’. Canada Day Theme! (Dancers Guaranteed)
THEME: Wearing red and white, or anything that suggests Canada to you is encouraged, but optional.
Location: Dovercourt House (805 Dovercourt Rd).
Time: Beginner dance classes 7pm to 9pm before the Dance Party. Charleston 7pm, Lindy Hop 8pm. Swing Dance Party 9:10pm to 1am.
Cost: Dance Party $13, $15 with one class, $18 with both. $3 off for full-time students.
SUNDAY: ‘New Orleans Connection Allstars’ at Grossmans Tavern
Location: Grossmans tavern (379 Spadina Ave)
Cost: Free (tip the band)
Blues Dancing-‘The Crossroads’ at Imperial Pub (Dancers Guaranteed)
Location: Imperial Pub (Back Room-54 Dundas St E)
Toronto Lindy Hop Upcoming Events!
LINDYWORKS 2017–Toronto’s Premiere Lindy Hop Workshop Weekend: Sept 22nd-23rd. FEATURING: Nina Gilkenson & Mike Faltesek & Léo Newman & Lucy Falkner
Lindystock-August 4th-7th. Registration OPEN (Less then 20 spots Left!)
Each summer dancers head north to the borders of historic Algonquin Park near Huntsville, Ontario for Lindystock. Lindystock is a dance event held in a wilderness setting with the comforts of a lodge, bunkhouses and so much more. Food, beds, bedding, kitchen, indoor and outdoor bathrooms and showers, kitchen, lounge and sauna will await you when you return from hiking, canoeing, swimming and of course dancing. And bring your instruments and talents for the Variety show and nightly campfires.