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~ October 2018 ~
See Also To Be Announced Dances for October 2018 - Chicago Area

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14

Jazz Consortium
Doors: 5:00PM
Show: 6:00PM


180 N. Smith Street
Palatine, IL 60067
(847) 358-9150


FitzGerald's Nightclub
Jazz Community
Big Band
6:00pm - $10,
$5 (17 & under)
Doors open at 5 pm.


Honky Tonk BBQ
1800 S. Racine Ave.
Chicago, IL 60608

Live Band
The Cellar Boys
8:00 pm



SOS!
(Swing on Sundays)
5246 N. Elston
2nd floor
Chicago, IL 60631

 

15
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2251 N Lincoln Ave
Chicago, Il


When you enter
Lion Head Pub
you’ll notice
a set of stairs right
when you walk in---
take those upstairs to
The Apartment

 

16
Buddy Guy's Legends
Buddy Guy's Legends
Morry Sochat and The Special 20's
The Special 20's

Mention
 
"Honeydripper"
at the door for
1/2 price cover.

 

 


Fat Babies
9:00pm-1:00am
Cover: $7

The Green Mill
4802 N Broadway Ave
Chicago, IL


East Coast Swing and
Lindy Hop Dancing
7:30 pm
Beginning
East Coast Swing
Dancing Class
Cost: $5.00
8:30 – 11:30 pm
Open dancing to a
DJed mix of
East Coast Swing
 and Lindy Hop
Cost: $7.00


Downers Sand Club
Sports Bar & Grill
1211 Butterfield Rd
Suite B.
Downer’s Grove, IL 60515

 

17

Geneva Dance Club
7:30 - 11:00 pm
$15.00 per person
Cash Bar
Dance to the
music of
"SODA"
"When you gotta dance"
Chicago's Premier Band

Glendale Lakes Golf Club
1550 President Street
Glendale Heights, IL

 

 


Wednesday Swings
at Vargo's Dance

Lesson by

Carl and Karrie
at 7:30pm,
followed by DANCING
till 11:30pm!
 Vargo's Dance
205 West State St
Geneva, IL 60134
(630) 232-2990

 

West Coast
Wednesdays

Dance Lesson:
7:30 pm
Dancing from:
8:30 - 11:00 p.m.
The cost for the night:
$5 cover charge
and
$5 for the
beginner lesson

7:00 p.m.


Downers Sand Club
Sports Bar & Grill

1211 Butterfield Rd
Suite B.
Downer’s Grove,
 IL 60515

 
Jitter Bug
Dancing
Wednesday Nights
7pm

Hubcaps Pizzeria,
50's Bar & Grill
O'Hare

4663 N Ruby
Schiller Park, Il
847 928-2277

18
The Special 20's
Morry Sochat and The Special 20's
7:00 pm
Smoke Daddy Wrigleyville

Located in
Hotel Zachary
3630 N. Clark St.
Chicago, IL 60613
www.thesmokedaddy.com/

 

The Green Mill

BIG BAND NIGHT
The Alan Gresik
Swing Shift
Orchestra

9:00pm-1:00am
Cover: $8

The Green Mill
4802 N Broadway Ave
Chicago, IL

 

White Eagle
Banquets &
Restaurant

6839 North
Milwaukee Avenue
Suite 100
(North Entrance
to the White Eagle)
Niles, IL 60714

Brian Patti Orchestra
Brian Patti Orchestra

7:00p.m. - 10:00p.m.
$10.00 cover




Fitz's Spare Keys
119 N York St.
Elmhurst, IL

19  


The Hoyle Brothers
(country, 2-step,
western swing)
 
5:30pm-7:30pm
No Cover
The Empty Bottle
1035 N Western Ave
Chicago, IL



The Drake Hotel, Chicago, Illinois


Steve Biossat and
S
peak Easy Swing

 

 

Chicago Dance
Swing Party

Beginner group class
from 8-8:45 PM

with open dancing
at 8:45PM.

$8 per person
 includes lesson.

BYOB

CHICAGO DANCE
309 W. Chicago Ave.
3rd floor
Chicago, Illinois, IL




TGIF
8:00 pm:
BASIC Lesson
8:30-9pm:
BASIC &
ADVANCED Lessons
9pm-Midnight:
Open dancing
 $15 before 9pm,
includes all lessons
$10 after 9pm





No Lesson
Open Dancing
8:00 – 11:00 PM
Students $3.00
Members $6.00
 Non-Members $10.00
The Centre at North Park
10040 Addison Ave
Franklin Park, Illinois



20
The Drake Hotel, Chicago, Illinois

The Flat Cats
The Drake


9:00 pm
The Drake
140 East Walton Place
Chicago, Illinois 60611
(312) 787 2200


Official Website
Every Saturday
6-8 pm,
free

We are in the
back room
at Cole's each
Saturday
with plenty of
dancing space.

Cole's Bar
2338 N. Milwaukee Ave
Chicago, IL 60647




Rick Lindy and
the Wild Ones

8:30 pm - 12:00 am
Ki's Steak &
Seafood Restaurant
705 North Ave
Glendale Heights, IL

 

 

45th Anniversary
Minifest
featuring:

Alan Gresik
Swingshift Orchestra
&
Original Salty
Dogs Jazz Band

Saturday afternoon:
2 - 8 pm

Glendora House
10225 S Harlem Ave
Chicago Ridge, IL 60415



7:30 PM
Doors open
8:00 PM
Pre dance lesson
West Coast Swing
Mike Konkel &
Shei Schroeder
 
9:00 PM-12:00 AM

Open Dancing
$6.00 Members;
$10.00 Non-Members

Centre at North Park
10040 W. Addison
Franklin Park, IL

CWCJC logo
Dances start at
8 p.m. and
end at 11:30 p.m.
 Entry fees are:
Members $5.00
Guests $10.00
You must be 21
to join us.
No jeans are allowed,
casual dress-up

is preferred.

American Legion Hall

Franklin Park Post 974
9757 W. Pacific Avenue.
Franklin Park, IL 60131

21
FitzGerald's Nightclub
Bill O'Connell's
Chicago Skyliners
6:00pm - $10,
$5 (17 & under)
Doors open at 5 pm. 



Honky Tonk BBQ
1800 S. Racine Ave.
Chicago, IL 60608

Live Band
The Cellar Boys
8:00 pm



SOS!
(Swing on Sundays)
5246 N. Elston
2nd floor
Chicago, IL 60631



Fitz's Spare Keys
119 N York St.
Elmhurst, IL

22
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2251 N Lincoln Ave
Chicago, Il


When you enter
Lion Head Pub
you’ll notice
a set of stairs right
when you walk in---
take those upstairs to
The Apartment





St. Charles Singles
Dance & Social Club


Lesson:
Wanna Be line dance
Dances lessons, all levels

6:30-7:30 pm
$3.00 per person
with dance admission,
no partner needed
Dance 7:30 - 11:00 pm
Members $5.00
Visitors $10
Dressy casual.
Dressy jeans allowed
 – no holes.

Villa Olivia
1401 Lake St.
Bartlett, IL

23

Fat Babies
9:00pm-1:00am
Cover: $7

The Green Mill
4802 N Broadway Ave
Chicago, IL


East Coast Swing and
Lindy Hop Dancing
7:30 pm
Beginning
East Coast Swing
Dancing Class
Cost: $5.00
8:30 – 11:30 pm
Open dancing to a
DJed mix of
East Coast Swing
 and Lindy Hop
Cost: $7.00


Downers Sand Club
Sports Bar & Grill
1211 Butterfield Rd
Suite B.
Downer’s Grove, IL 60515

 

24

Wednesday Swings
at Vargo's Dance

Lesson by

Carl and Karrie
at 7:30pm,
followed by DANCING
till 11:30pm!
 Vargo's Dance
205 West State St
Geneva, IL 60134
(630) 232-2990

 

West Coast
Wednesdays

Dance Lesson:
7:30 pm
Dancing from:
8:30 - 11:00 p.m.
The cost for the night:
$5 cover charge
and
$5 for the
beginner lesson

7:00 p.m.


Downers Sand Club
Sports Bar & Grill

1211 Butterfield Rd
Suite B.
Downer’s Grove,
 IL 60515

 
Jitter Bug
Dancing
Wednesday Nights
7pm

Hubcaps Pizzeria,
50's Bar & Grill
O'Hare

4663 N Ruby
Schiller Park, Il
847 928-2277

25

Swing City Chicago

The Westin, Lombard
at Yorktown Center
70 Yorktown Center
Lombard, IL 60148

 

 

The Rhythm Rockets
(Jump/swing/R&B)

7:00 pm
210 Live
210 Green Bay Road
Highwood, Illinois


The Green Mill

BIG BAND NIGHT
The Alan Gresik
Swing Shift
Orchestra

9:00pm-1:00am
Cover: $8

The Green Mill
4802 N Broadway Ave
Chicago, IL

 

 

White Eagle
Banquets &
Restaurant

6839 North
Milwaukee Avenue
Suite 100
(North Entrance
to the White Eagle)
Niles, IL 60714

Brian Patti Orchestra
Brian Patti Orchestra

7:00p.m. - 10:00p.m.
$10.00 cover

 

 
FitzGerald's Nightclub
Country Night
in Berwyn


with The Hogmires,
Cox's Army
(SideBar Music Room)
8:00pm - $5
Doors open at 7 pm.

 

 

Smoke Daddy
Smoke Daddy's
The Hoyle Brothers
8:00pm
The Smoke Daddy
1804 W. Division Street
Chicago, IL 60622

26

Swing City Chicago

The Westin, Lombard
at Yorktown Center
70 Yorktown Center
Lombard, IL 60148

 
The Drake Hotel, Chicago, Illinois

Rosie & The Rivets


9:00 pm
The Drake
140 East Walton Place
Chicago, Illinois 60611
(312) 787 2200


The Hoyle Brothers
(country, 2-step,
western swing)
 
5:30pm-7:30pm
No Cover
The Empty Bottle
1035 N Western Ave
Chicago, IL

 

27

Swing City Chicago

The Westin, Lombard
at Yorktown Center
70 Yorktown Center
Lombard, IL 60148


Official Website
Every Saturday
6-8 pm,
free

We are in the
back room
at Cole's each
Saturday
with plenty of
dancing space.

Cole's Bar
2338 N. Milwaukee Ave
Chicago, IL 60647


Masquerade Ball
$40 entrance fee
Dress Code: 
Masquerade Mask
and Black Tie 
encouraged,
but not required

The Drake Hotel, Chicago, Illinois

The Flat Cats
The Drake


9:00 pm
The Drake
140 East Walton Place
Chicago, Illinois 60611
(312) 787 2200

 

 

 
Bluetopia
Free introductory Lesson
(blues dance):
8:00pm-9:00pm
Dancing:
9:00pm-2:00am
to Bluetopia's
favorite Deejays!
Cover: $8
Fred Astaire Dance Studio
1239 W Lake St
Chicago, IL 60607


club logo
Halloween Dance party
Raffle & Parade

8:00pm to 11:30 pm
Chicago South IL
Elks #1596
4428 W
Midlothian Turnpike
Crestwood, IL 60445


Rick Lindy and
the Wild Ones

7pm-10pm

White Eagle
Banquets &
Restaurant

6839 North
Milwaukee Avenue
Suite 100
(North Entrance
to the White Eagle)
Niles, IL 60714



Couple Dancing
Dress Up & Dance

MASQUERADE BALL
LIVE BIG BAND
The Falconaires
Attire:
Black with Mask

7pm - 11pm
$13 per guest

Dress Up & Dance
34121 N US
HIGHWAY 45

Grayslake, Illinois

28

Swing City Chicago

The Westin, Lombard
at Yorktown Center
70 Yorktown Center
Lombard, IL 60148



Bill Porter
Orchestra

7:00PM

210 Live
210 Green Bay Road
Highwood, Illinois

FitzGerald's Nightclub
British Buddy
Alumni Big Band
with vocalist Frieda Lee
6:00pm - $10,
$5 (17 & under)
Doors open at 5 pm.



Honky Tonk BBQ
1800 S. Racine Ave.
Chicago, IL 60608

Live Band
The Cellar Boys
8:00 pm



SOS!
(Swing on Sundays)
5246 N. Elston
2nd floor
Chicago, IL 60631


Official Website
Dan Whitaker Duo
4:00pm

Smoke Daddy Wrigleyville

Located in
Hotel Zachary
3630 N. Clark St.
Chicago, IL 60613
www.thesmokedaddy.com/

29
Facebook Page
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2251 N Lincoln Ave
Chicago, Il


When you enter
Lion Head Pub
you’ll notice
a set of stairs right
when you walk in---
take those upstairs to
The Apartment





St. Charles Singles
Dance & Social Club

LIVE BAND
Croozin the Loop
No Dance Lesson.
Dance: 7:30-11:00
COSTUMES ARE ENCOURAGED!!
PRIZES:
1st Place: $75
2nd Place: $50
3rd Place: $25
Members: $8,
Visitors $12.

Dressy casual.
Dressy jeans
allowed – no holes.

Villa Olivia
1401 Lake St.
Bartlett, IL

30

Fat Babies
9:00pm-1:00am
Cover: $7

The Green Mill
4802 N Broadway Ave
Chicago, IL


East Coast Swing and
Lindy Hop Dancing
7:30 pm
Beginning
East Coast Swing
Dancing Class
Cost: $5.00
8:30 – 11:30 pm
Open dancing to a
DJed mix of
East Coast Swing
 and Lindy Hop
Cost: $7.00


Downers Sand Club
Sports Bar & Grill
1211 Butterfield Rd
Suite B.
Downer’s Grove, IL 60515

 

31 Halloween

Wednesday Swings
at Vargo's Dance

Lesson by

Carl and Karrie
at 7:30pm,
followed by DANCING
till 11:30pm!
 Vargo's Dance
205 West State St
Geneva, IL 60134
(630) 232-2990

 

West Coast
Wednesdays

Dance Lesson:
7:30 pm
Dancing from:
8:30 - 11:00 p.m.
The cost for the night:
$5 cover charge
and
$5 for the
beginner lesson

7:00 p.m.


Downers Sand Club
Sports Bar & Grill

1211 Butterfield Rd
Suite B.
Downer’s Grove,
 IL 60515

 
Jitter Bug
Dancing
Wednesday Nights
7pm

Hubcaps Pizzeria,
50's Bar & Grill
O'Hare

4663 N Ruby
Schiller Park, Il
847 928-2277

November 1
Buddy Guy's Legends
Buddy Guy's Legends
Morry Sochat and The Special 20's
The Special 20's

Mention
 
"Honeydripper"
at the door for
1/2 price cover.

The Green Mill

BIG BAND NIGHT
The Alan Gresik
Swing Shift
Orchestra

9:00pm-1:00am
Cover: $8

The Green Mill
4802 N Broadway Ave
Chicago, IL

 

 

White Eagle
Banquets &
Restaurant

6839 North
Milwaukee Avenue
Suite 100
(North Entrance
to the White Eagle)
Niles, IL 60714

Brian Patti Orchestra
Brian Patti Orchestra

7:00p.m. - 10:00p.m.
$10.00 cover

November 2


First Fridays
at
Big City Swing
Beginning Lesson @ 8PM.
No partner or
experience required.
Arrive a little before
 8pm if it’s your first class.
The evening, inclusive
of the lesson,
is $10
(cash only at the door)
and very casual.
Just bring or wear
a pair of clean, dry shoes
and a smile.
This is an 18+ evening.
Social dancing starts about 9pm.

Big City Swing Studio
1850 N Western Avenue.
Chicago, Illinois



The Hoyle Brothers
(country, 2-step,
western swing)
 
5:30pm-7:30pm
No Cover
The Empty Bottle
1035 N Western Ave
Chicago, IL



TGIF
8:00 pm:
BASIC Lesson
8:30-9pm:
BASIC &
ADVANCED Lessons
9pm-Midnight:
Open dancing
 $15 before 9pm,
includes all lessons
$10 after 9pm


The Drake Hotel, Chicago, Illinois

Steve Biossat and

Sway Chicago


09:00 PM
Rick Lindy and
the Wild Ones


Club Arcada
105 E. Main St.
St. Charles, IL


DOORS OPEN AT 7:15 Nightclub 2 Lesson
with
Brittney Valdez

BEGINNER LESSON TIME
7:30
 INTERMEDIATE LESSON
8:15
 Student $2.00/lesson
 Beginner Lesson,
Adult $5.00
 Intermediate Lesson,
Adult $5.00
 OPEN COUPLES
DANCING
 9:00 - 12:00
Students $3.00
Members $6.00
Non-Members $10.00 
The Centre at North Park
10040 Addison Ave
Franklin Park, Illinois

Jumpin' Jive
Club
Swing Dance


Swing Lesson
at 8:00 pm
Live Band
8:30 - 12:00
Tickets: $14.00

Knights of Columbus Hall
1800 S. 92nd Street
West Allis,
Wisconsin

November 3
Official Website
Every Saturday 6-8 pm, free
We are in the back room
at Cole's each Saturday
with plenty of dancing space.

Cole's Bar
2338 N. Milwaukee Ave
Chicago, IL 60647


Morry Sochat and The Special 20's
The Special 20's
8:00 pm
Frankie's Blue Room
16 Chicago Avenue
Naperville, IL 60540




09:00 PM
Rosie & The Rivets

Club Arcada
105 E. Main St.
St. Charles, IL


7:30 PM
Doors open
8:00 PM
Pre dance lesson
9:00 PM-12:00 AM

Open Dancing
$6.00 Members;
$10.00 Non-Members

Centre at North Park
10040 W. Addison
Franklin Park, IL

Couple Dancing
Kickoff
Holiday Season
Live Entertainer
Kevin Catchings
7pm - 11pm
Dress Up
& Dance

34121 N
US HIGHWAY 45

Grayslake, Illinois

CWCJC logo
Dances start at
8 p.m. and
end at 11:30 p.m.
 Entry fees are:
Members $5.00
Guests $10.00
You must be 21
to join us.
No jeans are allowed,
casual dress-up
is preferred.
American Legion Hall
Franklin Park Post 974
9757 W. Pacific Avenue.
Franklin Park, IL 60131

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