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Swing Dance Calendar for Washington DC
Week of Tuesday, September 19,2017
through
Monday,September 25,2017

Swing dance calendar last updated September 19,2017, 11:30pm

The "Top Ten"

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  1. Tom Cunningham Orchestra at Glen Echo (Saturday, September 23,2017)
  2. The Colliders at Dietle's (Saturday, September 23,2017)
  3. the Cutaways at the Hilton (Friday September 22,2017)
  4. Johnny and the Headhunters at Towson (Friday September 22,2017)
  5. The Soul Tones of Swing at Nick's (Wednesday September 20,2017)
  6. Poverty Ridge at Hershey's(Saturday, September 23,2017)
  7. Rachel Ann Morgan at Clydes of Chevy Chase (Friday September 22,2017)
  8. Jeff Carmella at LaHinch (Wednesday September 13,2017)
  9. 24th Street Wailers at JV Restaurant (Thursday, September 21,2017)
  10. DJ Swing at the Butler Center (Tuesday,September 19,2017)

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 September 19,2017

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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The Blues Warriora 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 September 20,2017

Dabe and Janelle usually host an after-class DJ swing dance at Nick's, 642 South Pickett Street, Alexandria, VABAND NIGHT TONIGHT! Scott Ramminger and the Soul Tones of Swing will play
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The Jeff Carmella Band will play at LaHinch Restaurant , 7747 Tuckerman Lane, Potomac. In the Cabin John Shopping Center

Thursday
Thursday is mokuyobi "moku" means tree

Swing Dancing on Thursday September 21,2017 The 24th Street Wailers (from Austin, TX) 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
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Live music and dancing at the Normandie Farm Inn on Falls Road. Generally, this is a piano supported by one or two instruments. The food is very good.

Friday
Friday is kinyobi "kin" means gold

Swing Dancing on Friday, September 22,2017

The Downtown 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 FOURTH FRIDAY IN SEPTEMBER 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. The Cutaways 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 and the Headhunters will play Click Here for directions
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Rachel Morgan will play at Clydes of Chevy Chase 5441 Wisconsin Acenue, near the Friendship Heights metro station also
Live music and dancing at the Normandie Farm Inn on Falls Road. Generally, this is a piano supported by one or two instruments. The food is very good.

Saturday
Saturday is doyobi "do" means earth

Swing Dancing on Saturday September 23,2017, 2010

The Tom Cunningham Orchestra will play in the Spanish ballroom at Glen Echo Park
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Jameson Greene will play at JV Restaurant , 666 Arlington Boulevard, Annandale, VA
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Weekly Rockabilly events at Hank Dietles 11010 Rockville Pike, near the big hole that used to be White Flint. 9-12mn The Colliders will play
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Poverty Ridge will play at Hershey's, 17030 Oakmont Road, Gaithersburg. Great Fried Chicken!!

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    Sunday
    Sunday is nichiyobi "nichi" means sun

    Swing Dancing on Sunday, September 24, 2017
    Memphis Gold will play at JV Restaurant , 666 Arlington Boulevard, Annandale, VA

    Monday
    Monday is getsuyobi "getsu" means moon

    Swing Dancing on September 25, 2017

    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 DANCES AT CCBC:

    September 9: The West Side jazz band 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:

    October 14: The Seth Kibel Band 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:

    November 11: Jimmy and the Blue Dogs 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:

    December 9: Swing Speak 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:






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