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This page allows you to easily navigate to other dance information sites as well as places to dance, i.e. Dance Halls & Nightclubs.


Every 1st, 3rd, and 5th
Friday of each month

www.mayihavethisdance.com
May I Have This Dance
 Main Studio
5246 N. Elston
2nd floor
(just north of Foster on Elston)
Chicago, IL 60631

Bluetopia
(blues dancing)

Free introductory Lesson (blues dance):
8:00pm-9:00pm
Dancing: 9:00pm-2:00am
Forteza Fitness
4437 N Ravenswood
Chicago, Illinois 60640


http://www.bigcityswing.com/
First Fridays
at
Big City Swing

1850 N Western Avenue.
Chicago, Illinois

We're kicking off the new year and
new decade with new contact information.  
New Phone:  
312.208.0287
 New Email:
BigCitySwingChicago@gmail.com
SUNDAY EVENINGS
SOS! (Swing on Sundays)

May I Have This Dance - SOS
EVERY SUNDAY
Lessons & Dancing
6pm Hustle
6:30pm WCS
7 to 9pm Open dancing to
WCS, WCS/Hustle, and Two Step & Salsa
$10 before 7:00pm
$7 after 7:00pm
May I Have This Dance
 Main Studio
5246 N. Elston
2nd floor
(just north of Foster on Elston)
Chicago, IL 60631

Once per month
2 to 5:30 pm
With live band
Glendora House
10225 S Harlem Ave
Chicago Ridge, IL 60415
Facebook Page
Chicago Dance
Chicago Dance Swing Party
Third Fridays
8:00 PM - 10:30 PM


Chicago Dance
309 W Chicago Ave
Chicago, IL 60654
Phone: (312) 337-9503

Geared towards Lindy Hoppers,
Traffic Jam is a monthly dance
Beginner Lesson: 8:15pm
Band: 9:30pm–12:00am
Soul: 12:00am–12:30am
Forteza Fitness
4437 N Ravenswood Ave
Chicago, IL 60640
Traffic Jam Swing on Facebook

Every Wednesday
Dance Lesson: 7:00 pm
Dancing from: 8:00 - 11:00 p.m.

Downers Sand Club
Sports Bar & Grill

1211 Butterfield Rd, Suite B.
Downer’s Grove, IL 60515
The Mix
http://www.themixdance.com/
Lesson is at 8 pm
Dance 9 to midnight

Downers Sand Club
Sports Bar & Grill

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

Tuesday Swing Night
at Old Towne Pub Geneva
Carl and Karrie

beginner/basic swing dance lesson at 7:30pm,

followed by DANCING for ALL till 11:30pm!
Old Towne Pub Geneva  
201 W State St
Geneva, IL 60134

Swinging at the Sands
Every Tuesday
Weekly East Coast Swing and
Lindy Hop Dancing
Dance Lesson: 7:00 pm

Dancing from: 8:00 - 11:00 p.m.

Downers Sand Club
Sports Bar & Grill

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

Wednesday Nights
Jitter Bug DancingJitter Bug Dancing
Wednesday Nights
 7pm
White Eagle Banquets & Restaurant
6839 North Milwaukee Avenue
Niles, IL 60714
JavaJive
See Windyhop Calendar

FREE SWING DANCING
every Saturday night
Chicago Swing Dance Society
7:30pm - 8:30pm: Swing Lessons
8:30pm - 11:00pm: DJ'ed Dancing

Ida Noyes Hall
University of Chicago Campus
1212 E. 59th Street
Chicago, Illinois
St. Charles Singles Club
Social dances are held most
2nd, 4th and 5th
Mondays of each month.
http://www.stcharlessinglesclubltd.com/
Villa Olivia
1401 Lake St.
Bartlett, IL
 (Rte. 20 & Naperville Rd).
Dances on Fridays once a month
Beginner/Novice Lesson 
7:30 - 8:10 PM 
$5 member or guest
Intermediate Lesson 
8:15 - 8:55 PM 
$5 member or guest
Open Dancing 
9:00 PM - 12:00 Midnight 
The Centre at North Park
10040 Addison Ave
Franklin Park, Illinois 60131

Chicago's Windy City Jitterbug Club
Dances on Saturdays once a month
Dances start at 7:30 p.m. and end at 11 p.m.
American Legion Hall
Franklin Park Post 974
9757 W. Pacific Avenue.
Franklin Park, IL 60131-1772

 


Dances on Saturdays once a month
8:00pm to 11:30 pm
Chicago South IL - Elks #1596
4428 W Midlothian Turnpike
Crestwood, IL 60445-1917

Chicago Rebels Swing Dance Club, Inc.
Dances on Saturdays once a month

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

9:00 PM-12:00 AM- Open Dancing to
West Coast Swing,

Hustle, Cha-Cha, Country, Night Club Two,
and a little Salsa!
Centre at North Park

10040 W. Addison
Franklin Park, IL


Facebook Page
Tuesday Dance
at the museum
Beginner swing lesson 6-7pm,
social dance 7-9pm.
Illinois State Museum
Lockport Gallery
201 W. 10th Street
Lockport, IL
Big Band Night
The first Monday of every month.

Band Starts at 10:00 pm
The Gallery Cabaret
2020 N. Oakley
Chicago, IL 60622
Ph: 773-489-5471

First Monday of every month
Outcast Jazz Band

8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Palos Country Club

131st & Southwest Highway
Palos Hills, IL

Facebook Page
Balboa and Blues
at The Studio

lessons and dance
on the third Thursday of each month. 
Beginner blues lesson 6-6:45,
beginner balboa lesson 6:45-7:30pm.
Social dance 7:30-10pm.
The Studio
900 S State St
Lockport, IL

Wednesday Swings
at
 Delicia Mexican Grill
Carl and Karrie
beginner/basic swing dance lesson at 7:30pm,
followed by DANCING for ALL till 11:30pm!
Delicia Mexican Grill
12337 IL-59 #127
Plainfield, IL 60585

DePaul Swing Society on Facebook
Windy City Westies Dance Club

www.chicagoswings.com
We focus primarily
on West Coast Swing ,
but include a dash of

salsa,night club and two step.
7:30PM West Coast Swing Basics

8:15PM West Coast Swing Workshop
with Featured Professional (Nov/Int)
9:00PM Open Dancing
10:30 Jack N Jill Dance Contest


Chicago Dance Factory
415 N Ardmore
Villa Park, IL 60181
Studio Cell:
630-478-1335 (voice/text)
Landline:
630-410-1010
The Illini Swing Society

Swing Society at The University of Illinois

 


Dress Up & Dance! ®
206 Terrace Drive
Mundelein, IL 60060
 

 
http://www.chicagobalboaunderground.com/

 

The Galaxie
http://www.galaxiechicago.com/The_Galaxie/Home.html

Forteza Fitness
4437 N Ravenswood Ave
Chicago, IL 60640
fortezafitness.com
Home
 

http://www.firstfree.com/events 


Sway Dance Chicago
4107 W. Belmont
Chicago, IL 60641

6 blocks west of the
Belmont Blue Line stop

CENTER FOR BALLROOM AND DANCE
21540 W Field Pkwy
#620
Deer Park, IL 60010

http://www.centerforballroomanddance.com/
Central Coast Swing Dance Club Logo
http://www.centralcoastswingdance.com

White Eagle Banquets & Restaurant
6839 North Milwaukee Avenue
Niles, IL 60714
(847) 647-0660
Check out the Special Events Page

Floating on a Melody Ballroom
7905 Ogden Avenue
Lyons, Il.

Ballroom dance party once a month
http://precisiondancesport.com/parties
Precision Dancesport
Chicago's premier ballroom dance lessons
1612 W Chicago Ave.
Chicago, IL 60622

http://www.dancecenterchicago.com/

BALLROOM CITY 
207 S. Villa Ave.
Suite 250
Villa Park, IL 60181
(630) 834-7994

Just Dance Studios
at Georgetown West 

301 Prospect Ave.
Wood Dale, IL 60191

Facebook Page

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Dance Clubs/Bars

Buddy Guy's Legends
Once a month
Morry Sochat
at 9:30 pm

Buddy Guy's Legends
700 S. Wabash
Chicago, IL, 60605

Dances on Tuesdays and Thursdays
at 9:00 pm

The Green Mill
http://www.greenmilljazz.com/
4802 N Broadway Ave
Chicago, IL
The Drake Hotel, Chicago, Illinois
Dances on Fridays and Saturdays
At 9:00 pm
Palm Court

The Drake
140 East Walton Place
Chicago, Illinois 60611
(312) 787 2200
http://www.thedrakehotel.com/
explore/entertainment

Every Monday
8-9 pm Beginner friendly lesson 
9 pm until midnight--social swing dancing!
The Lion Head Pub
2251 N Lincoln Ave
Chicago, Il

Honky Tonk BBQ
Every Sunday
The Cellar Boys
8:00 pm
Honky Tonk BBQ
1800 S. Racine Ave.
Chicago, IL 60608

Dances on Thursdays
7:00p.m. - 10:00p.m.
$10.00 cover - entertainment

Mango Restaurant
8743 N. Milwaukee Ave.
Niles, IL
res: 847-967-0030

Once a Month
Rhythum Rockets

Untitled
111 West Kinzie
Chicago, IL 60654
1 (312) 880-1511

The Hoyle Brothers
Every Friday
5:30pm-7:30pm
The Empty Bottle
1035 N Western Ave
Chicago, IL
FitzGerald's Nightclub
http://www.fitzgeraldsnightclub.com/
FitzGerald's
6615 W Roosevelt Rd
Berwyn, IL 60402

White Eagle Banquets & Restaurant
6839 North Milwaukee Avenue
Niles, IL 60714
PHONE: (847) 647-0660
FAX: (847) 647-0694

Club Arcada
105 E. Main St.
St. Charles, IL
(630) 962-7000

Downers Sand Club
Sports Bar & Grill

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

Live Music
every Friday & Saturday
Whiskey River
1850 Waukegan Rd
Glenview, IL 60025

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

Roxy Theater

1017 S. State St.
Lockport, IL

Delicia Mexican Grill

12337 IL-59 #127
Plainfield, IL 60585
https://delicia.restaurant

The Studio
900 S State St
Lockport, IL

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

California Clipper
1002 N California Ave
Chicago, IL 60622
(773) 384-2547

Old Town School of Folk Music
Smoke Daddy
The Smoke Daddy
Wicker Park
1804 W Division St
Chicago, IL 60622
(773) 772-6656

http://www.martyrslive.com/home.htm
Martyrs'
3855 N. Lincoln
Chicago, IL
(773) 404-9494
Smoke Daddy
The Smoke Daddy
Wriglyville
3636 N Clark St
Chicago, IL 60613
(773) 227-2583

Chief O'Neill's Pub and Restaurant 
3471 N Elston Ave
Chicago, IL

210 Live
210 Green Bay Road
Highwood, Illinois 60040
(847) 433-0304

Frankie's Blue Room

Bourbon & Brass
Speakeasy & Showroom

1012 Church
Evanston, IL

Be Bop A Lula's
Rockabilly Cafe

8512 South Union Road
Union, IL 60180


Facebook Page
 
 
Old Towne Pub Geneva  

201 W State St
Geneva, IL 60134
https://www.otpgeneva.com

Palos Country Club
131st & Southwest Highway
Palos Hills, IL

BUB CITY
435 N Clark
Chicago, Il
(312) 610-4200
Glendora Banquets

Glendora Banquets
2020 N. Oakley
Chicago, IL 60622
Ph: 773-489-5471

Evanston Rocks
1012 Church
Evanston, IL

Dover Straits
Seafood House

890 East US Route 45
Mundelein, IL 60060
(847) 949-1550

Ki's Steak &
Seafood Restaurant

705 North Ave
Glendale Heights, IL

The Hideout
1354 West Wabansia
Chicago IL 60642
(773) 227-4433

Hubcaps 50's Bar and Grill
4663 N Ruby
Schiller Park
847-928-2277

Nick's Beer Garden
1516 N. Milwaukee Avenue
Chicago, IL 60622
773-252-1155

The
DANK-HAUS

 

WIRE
6815 W. Roosevelt Road
Berwyn, Illinois
THE HORSESHOE, 4115 N. LINCOLN AVE., CHICAGO, IL 60613
THE HORSESHOE
4115 N. LINCOLN AVE.
CHICAGO, IL 60613
(773)248-1366

Serbian American Museum St. Sava - Home
Serbian American Museum
St Sava
448 W. Barry Ave
Chicago, IL 60657


Mayne Stage
1328 W. Morse Avenue
Chicago, IL 60626
 

Chevy Chase Country Club
1000 N. Milwaukee Ave
Wheeling, IL 60090

BOBBY McGEE'S

Good Times Pub
10139 S HARLEM AVE
CHICAGO RIDGE, IL
 

708.529.3526

The Back Room Chicago
Live music
7 nights a week
since 1968

937 N RUSH S
CHICAGO, IL 60611
312.751.2433
 

SHAW'S CRAB HOUSE  

Hard Rock Cafe
63 W Ontario St
Chicago, IL 60654

Spyners Pub
4623 N Western Ave
Chicago, Illinois 60625
Pete Millers
Pete Miller's- Evanston
1557 Sherman Avenue
Evanston, IL 60202
847-328-0399
 
Fiora's Restaurant
317 S. Third Street
Geneva, Illinois 60134

Mo Dailey's Pub & Grille
6070 N Northwest Hwy
Chicago, IL 60631

RESERVE 22
The Village links
of glen ellyn
485 Winchell Way
Glen Ellyn, IL 60137
City Gate Grille
CityGate Grille
http://www.citygategrille.com/

http://www.alhambrapalacerestaurant.com/

Esteban’s
http://estebansdiningdancing.com/default.aspx

The Original Sundancesaloon
2061 W. MAPLE
(Rt. 176)
MUNDELEIN, IL  60060
(847) 566-5668
ROUTES 176 / 83 / 60

Lucky Star
1175 W. Lake
Bartlett, Illinois

(630) 830-7200
Saddle Up Saloon & Dancehall
http://www.su-foxvalley.org/su-foxvalley/page.html
440 W. Ogden Ave.
Aurora, IL
(630) 585-8600

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Dance Events

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The Chicago Bar Association
presents
Barristers Big Band
Benefit Ball

http://www.greatlakesbalboaescape.com/
Chicagoland Dance Festival
Chicagoland Country and
Swing Dance Festival
http://www.chicagolanddancefestival.com/

Thursday from 7pm to 9pm
enjoy live music ranging from jazz,
classic rock, rockabilly, blues and swing more.
(Usually from June through August)
Fountain Square
at Davis St & Sherman
in
Evanston, IL

1940’s Hangar Dance

 DeKalb Taylor
Municipal Airport
3232 Pleasant Street
DeKalb, IL 60115

(Usually from June through August)

Giddings Plaza
at
N. Lincoln and W. Giddings
 (across from the Chicago Brauhaus)
 4732 N Lincoln
Chicago, IL 60625

Presents

      Second City Swingout   
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The Windy City Open 
DanceSport Competition
http://www.thewindycityopen.com/
 
http://www.cityofchicago.org/city/en/depts/
dca/supp_info/chicago_summerdance.html

CHICAGO GOSPEL MUSIC FESTIVAL
Chicago Jazz Festival
Chicago Blues Festival

WINDY CITY RIBFEST IN UPTOWN
  Chicago Air & Water Show banner  

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Dance Bands


The Flat Cats
http://www.flatcatsmusic.com/


The Special 20's


The Rhythm Rockets



alangresik_swingshift_jazz_orchestra
Alan Gresik Swing Shift Orchestra
(big band swing & jazz)


Rosie and the Rivets


"OUTCAST" Jazz Band


Steve Biossat and Sway


Speakeasy Swing


Fat Babies

Lakes Area Swing Band
Facebook Page

http://www.thewildonesband.net/


Jutta & the Hi-Dukes


Chicago Cajun Aces


 The Del Souls


The Neverly Brothers


The Chicago Red Hots


The Hoyle Brothers

Midway Ramblers Cajun Band

 


The Crown Vic's


West End Jazz Band


Chicago Blues Angels


THE BILL PORTER ORCHESTRA

 Windy City Jammers


Chi-Town Hotshots
(ragtime, roaring 20's, kick brass blues)

Cash Box Kings

The Country Doctors
Official Website

Facebook Page

Robin Simone

Djanghost

Kevin Catchings

Them Guilty Aces

Facebook Page
Le Percolateur
Joe Freer
Rythmique

http://www.chicagolivemusic.com/rythmique/
American English
Myles Hayes
The Modern Sounds
Dina Bach
 
Websitetitle
https://www.shoutsection.com/
Petra van Nuis Quintet

Them Guilty Aces

Cadillac Casanovas

Tony Ocean
Michael Walters
Jazz Consortium
    Jazz Community Big Band 

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Dance Information


http://www.westcoastwednesdays.com/


This Week In Chicago


http://thisweekinchicago.blustein.net

Facebook Page (This Week In Chicago)

 

http://www.ballroomchicago.com/



http://windyhop.net/
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http://www.chicagobalboaunderground.com/


The most comprehensive guide
to swing dance festivals on the planit!

http://www.swingplanit.com/

http://www.sultrysalsa.com/clubs.html


Lindy Exchanges & Swing Dance Festivals
http://www.yehoodi.com/calendar//

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Other Links

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