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Swing Dance Calendar for Washington DC
Week of Tuesday, April 17, 2018
through
Monday, April 23, 2018

Swing dance calendar last updated April 17, 2018 , 11:30pm (EST)

The "Top Ten"

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  1. Jonathan Stout at Glen Echo (Saturday, April 21, 2018 )
  2. Teri and the Back Alley cats at Nick's (Wednesday April 18, 2018 )
  3. Michael Gamble at Glen Echo (Friday April 20, 2018 )
  4. Jeff Carmella at the Hilton (Friday April 20, 2018 )
  5. Johnny & the Headhunters at Towson (Friday April 20, 2018 )
  6. Oz & The Revue at JV Restaurant (Sunday, April 22, 2018 )
  7. Dont Tell Susie at Hersheys (Saturday April 21, 2018 )
  8. Speakers of the House at Clydes of Chevy Chase (Saturday April 21, 2018 )
  9. DJ Swing at CCB Monrday, April 23, 2018 )
  10. DJ Swing at the Butler Center (Tuesday,April 17, 2018 )

These are my "Top Ten" picks for Swing Dancing this week. If you are interested in live uptempo music, vintage clothes and swing history, you will probably have a really good time at these events.



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Tuesday
Tuesday is kayobi "ka" means fire

Swing Dancing on Tuesday April 17, 2018

DJ Dance in Frederick, Maryland, at the Walkersville Volunteer Rescue Co., 73 W Frederick St. Walkersville, MD, 8:30pm to 10:00pm Admission FREE
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Sol Roots will play at JV Restaurant (recently enlarged and cleaned) 6666 Arlington Boulevard, Falls Church, VA ...
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Boogie in Bethesda with West Coast Swing 7:30-8:15 intermediate class and newcomers class has MOVED Back to the Bethesda Woman's Club 8:15-9pm adv. intermediate and novice. 9-12mn DJ dance. Great dance floor. $15 for lessons and dance. $8. for dance
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Colvin Run Community Center- Weekly DJ dance with a one hour beginner level class/ $10.(WCS, shag, latin , 2-step, East coast swing, country ) Historic Colvin Run Schoolhouse, Colvin Run Road, Great Falls VA colvinrun.org for more info & details
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Every Tuesday, there is USUALLY Swing at the Josephine Butler Parks Center, 2437 Fifteenth Street, NW Washington, DC 20009 (That's on on 15th Street in Downtown DC.) 9:30pm-12mn $10 This nicely restored house is between Florida Avenue and Columbia Road right opposite Meridian Hill Park (also known as "Malcolm X Park") We're really glad to see Lindy Hop in the City.

Wednesday
Wednesday is suiyobi "sui" means water

Swing Dancing on Wednesday April 18, 2018

Dabe and Janelle usually host an after-class DJ swing dance at Nick's, 642 South Pickett Street, Alexandria, BAND NIGHT TONIGHT!! Teri and the Back Alley Cats will play featuring our own Teri Burroughs <

Thursday
Thursday is mokuyobi "moku" means tree

Swing Dancing on Thursday April 19, 2018
The Thrillbillies will play at JV Restaurant , 666 Arlington Boulevard, Annandale, VA
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There is usually a DJ Blues Dance in the "Back Room" at Glen Echo -- The "Back Room" (also called the East Addition) is in the space behind the Spanish Ballroom stage. There are a couple entrances, one on the side of the building and one to the left of the main ballroom entrance where the band unloads. One of them will be open $8, beginning blues dance lesson at 8:30 pm and dancing from 9 - 11:30 pm.
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ChileSwing dance at the Catonsville Campus Barn at the Community College of Baltimore County - 800 South Rolling Road, Baltimore Md 21228 -- consult ccbcmd.edu for details on how to find the Barn 8:30pm – 11:00pm DJ Music Cost: $6/$4 with student ID; free to all ChileSwing students

Friday
Friday is kinyobi "kin" means gold

Swing Dancing on Friday, April 20, 2018

Michael Gamble and the Rhythm Serenaserd will play in the Spanish Ballroom at Glen Echo Park. (DCLX)
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The Sandra Dean Band will play at JV Restaurant , 666 Arlington Boulevard, Annandale, VA
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City Swing dance at the Church of the Pilgrims 2201 P Street NW in DC at Dupont Circle. Lindy in the City!! 8:30-11:00. Really near the Red Line stop. This Dance is held on the 2nd and 4th Fridays of the month. This is the THIRD FRIDAY IN April Get a calendar if you cant figure it out...
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Sue and Gary USUALLY host Friday night swing dances at the Washington Dulles Hilton13869 Park Center Road. Jeff Carmella will play..
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The Friday Night Swing Dance Club usually has Friday dances at the Towson American Legion, 125 York Rd. Towson, MD 21204) Johnny & the Headhunters will play Click Here for directions
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40 Dollar Fine will play at Hershey's, 17030 Oakmont Road, Gaithersburg. Great Fried Chicken!!
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Justin Trewick will play at Clyde's of Chevy Chase,5441 Wisconsin Avenue, Chevy Chase, MD

Saturday
Saturday is doyobi "do" means earth

Swing Dancing on Saturday April 21, 2018 , 2010

Jonathan Stout will play in the Spanish Ballroom at Glen Echo Park. (DCLX)
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Jameson Greene will play at JV Restaurant , 666 Arlington Boulevard, Annandale, VA
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Dont Tell Susie will play at Hershey's, 17030 Oakmont Road, Gaithersburg. Great Fried Chicken!!
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The Speakers of the House will play at Clydes of Chevy Chase 5441 Wisconsin Acenue, near the Friendship Heights metro station

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    Sunday
    Sunday is nichiyobi "nichi" means sun

    Swing Dancing on Sunday, April 22, 2018
    Oz & The Revue will play at JV Restaurant, 666 Arlington Boulevard, Annandale, VA

    Monday
    Monday is getsuyobi "getsu" means moon

    Swing Dancing on April 23, 2018

    Tom and Debra usually have swing dancing after their classes at Chevy Chase Ballroom (CCB). CCB dancing is at 5207 Wisconsin Avenue NW in DC. This is at the corner of Wisconsin and Harrison, just south of Friendship Circle. Very metro convenient. Plenty of places to eat: Cheesecake Factory, Clydes. An elegant civilized neighborhood





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    SWING DANCING AT CCBC: May 12:Seth Kibel will play at the Catonsville Campus Barn at the Community College of Baltimore County - 800 South Rolling Road, Baltimore Md 21228 -- consult ccbcmd.edu for details on how to find the Barn 8:30pm – 11:00pm DJ Music Cost: $8/$5 with student ID

    June 9: Band TBA will play at the Catonsville Campus Barn at the Community College of Baltimore County - 800 South Rolling Road, Baltimore Md 21228 -- consult ccbcmd.edu for details on how to find the Barn 8:30pm – 11:00pm DJ Music Cost: $8/$5 with student ID



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