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The Swing Legacy at Q Ballroom! (masks required)

January 27th, 2023 | Category: dances

We are excited to have the Swing Legacy band join us at Q Ballroom!

Evening Schedule:
Beginner Swing Dance Lesson (included w/ price of admission): 8:00pm – 9:00pm
Swing Dancing: 9:00pm – 11:45pm

Admission Information:
Advance General Admission: $18
Advance Students and Seniors (with Valid ID): $13
Advance ticket link: https://bostonswingcentral.wufoo.com/forms/zs5fckj141mgke/

At-the-door Admission:
General: $20
Student/Senior: $15

COVID Information:

  • Similar to all previous dances, we will have limited attendance and will require all attendees to show proof of full vaccination including booster.
  • Dancers must wear fully protective masks for the entirety of the dance (including while dancing). For the time being, “fully protective” means a KN95, N95, or KF94 mask, or surgical mask.
  • We also ask dancers to TRY to limit attending other large events 3-4 days before attending Boston Swing Central.
  • In addition to required masking, we will have windows open and fans running throughout to increase ventilation.

Q Ballroom Address:
26 New Street, Suite 3
Cambridge, MA 02138

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The River Street Six Band at Q Ballroom (masks required)

January 20th, 2023 | Category: dances

Join us for the River Street Six band debut at Q Ballroom! This is Boston’s newest swing band, consisting of local dancers, and we are excited to have them return!

Evening Schedule:
Beginner Swing Dance Lesson (included w/ price of admission): 8:00pm – 9:00pm
Swing Dancing: 9:00pm – 11:45pm

Admission Information:
Advance General Admission: $15
Advance Students and Seniors (with Valid ID): $10
Advance ticket link: https://bostonswingcentral.wufoo.com/forms/z9mo5ko14pa4cn/

At-the-door Admission:
General: $20
Student/Senior: $15

COVID Information:

  • Similar to all previous dances, we will have limited attendance and will require all attendees to show proof of full vaccination.
  • Masks will now be required for this dance.  (We may offer Masks Optional when the CDC says Suffolk and Middlesex county are green again).

Q Ballroom Address:
26 New Street, Suite 3
Cambridge, MA 02138

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Annie & The Fur Trappers at Q Ballroom (Masks Required)

January 13th, 2023 | Category: dances

We are excited to welcome Annie & The Fur Trappers back to Boston Swing Central! Originally from St. Louis, Missouri, this band is dedicated to preserving and performing music from the 1920s and 1930s, with instruments ranging from trombone and banjo to washboard.

Note that this event is MASK REQUIRED.

Evening Schedule:
Beginner Swing Dance Lesson (included w/ price of admission): 8:00pm – 9:00pm
Swing Dancing: 9:00pm – 11:45pm

Admission Information:
Advance General Admission: $18
Advance Students and Seniors (with Valid ID): $13
Advance ticket link: https://bostonswingcentral.wufoo.com/forms/znizsdb0wyfv8g/

At-the-door Admission:
General: $20
Student/Senior: $15

COVID Information:

  • Similar to all previous dances, we will have limited attendance and will require all attendees to show proof of full vaccination.
  • Dancers must wear fully protective masks for the entirety of the dance (including while dancing). For the time being, “fully protective” means a KN95, N95, or KF94 mask.
  • We also ask dancers to try to limit attending other large events 3-4 days before attending Boston Swing Central.
  • In addition to required masking, we will have windows open and fans running throughout to increase ventilation.

Q Ballroom Address:
26 New Street, Suite 3
Cambridge, MA 02138

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Billy Novick & the Shades of Swing at Q Ballroom (Masks Required)

January 06th, 2023 | Category: dances

We are excited to welcome Billy Novick back to BSC, singing and playing reeds in his debut as a bandleader!

Evening Schedule:
Beginner Swing Dance Lesson (included w/ price of admission): 8:00pm – 9:00pm
Swing Dancing: 9:00pm – 11:45pm

Admission Information:
Advance General Admission: $18
Advance Students and Seniors (with Valid ID): $13
Advance ticket link:
https://bostonswingcentral.wufoo.com/forms/z1xzfnk51lhff6q/

At-the-door Admission:
General: $20
Student/Senior: $15

COVID Information:

  • Sorry, but given the fact that the CDC has designated the Suffolk and Middlesex Counties COVID-19 Community Level as HIGH, we are changing tonight’s dance to “MASKS REQUIRED”.
  • We are also still requiring all attendees be fully vaccinated (two initial shots) with at least one booster.

Q Ballroom Address:
26 New Street, Suite 3
Cambridge, MA 02138

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Happy New Year!

December 30th, 2022 | Category: dances

We will be closed on Dec 30th for the Holidays! We hope you all have a great break, and come back in 2023 ready to dance! Make your New Year’s resolution to dance more, learn more, make more friends!

Our next dance will be Jan 6th with Billy Novick & The Shades of Swing

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Merry Christmas & Seasons Greetings

December 23rd, 2022 | Category: dances

We will be closed on Dec 23 & Dec 30th for the Holidays! We hope you all have a great break, and come back in 2023 ready to dance!

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Cassidy’s Orleans Kids at Q Ballroom!

December 16th, 2022 | Category: dances,Uncategorized

Cassidy Holden brings his Orleans Kids back to Boston Swing Central!

*Evening Schedule*
Beginner Swing Dance Lesson (included w/ price of admission): 8:00pm – 9:00pm
Swing Dancing: 9:00pm – 11:45pm

*Admission Information*
Advance General Admission: $18
Advance Students and Seniors (with Valid ID): $13
Advance ticket link: https://bostonswingcentral.wufoo.com/forms/bsc-band-night-cassidys-orleans-kids-dec-16/

At-the-door Admission:
General: $20
Student/Senior: $15

*COVID Information*
-Similar to all previous dances, we will have limited attendance and will require all attendees to show proof of full vaccination including booster.
-Dancers must wear fully protective masks for the entirety of the dance (including while dancing). For the time being, “fully protective” means a KN95, N95, or KF94 mask, or surgical mask.
-We also ask dancers to TRY to limit attending other large events 3-4 days before attending Boston Swing Central.
-In addition to required masking, we will have windows open and fans running throughout to increase ventilation.

*Q Ballroom Address*
26 New Street, Suite 3
Cambridge, MA 02138

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The Easy Winners at Q Ballroom

December 09th, 2022 | Category: dances

Join us for a night of dancing with the Easy Winners!

*Evening Schedule*
Beginner Swing Dance Lesson (included w/ price of admission): 8:00pm – 9:00pm
Swing Dancing: 9:00pm – 11:45pm

*Admission Information*
Advance General Admission: $18
Advance Students and Seniors (with Valid ID): $13
Advance ticket link: https://bostonswingcentral.wufoo.com/forms/bsc-band-night-the-easy-winners-dec-9th/

At-the-door Admission:
General: $20
Student/Senior: $15

*COVID Information*
-Similar to all previous dances, we will have limited attendance and will require all attendees to show proof of full vaccination.
-Dancers must wear fully protective masks for the entirety of the dance (including while dancing). Cloth masks and gaiters are not permitted as masks for this dance.
-We also ask dancers to try to limit attending other large events 3-4 days before attending Boston Swing Central.
-In addition to required masking, we will have windows open and fans running throughout to increase ventilation.

*Q Ballroom Address*
26 New Street, Suite 3
Cambridge, MA 02138

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Taryn Newborne – Crystal Ballroom – Saturday Dec 3rd

December 03rd, 2022 | Category: dances

We are excited to return again to the Crystal Ballroom with our final special event of 2022!! This Saturday, December 3rd we will be hosting Taryn Newborne and the Real Deal. Taryn grew up in Atlanta and we’re excited to have sing for us! This venue is beautiful, so we’re hoping and encouraging everyone to get all dolled and dappered up! Yes indeed, dress to impress! There will also be alcohol available at the bar at this venue, so that is something different, please be sure to tip the staff, and enjoy the beverages in moderation.

TICKETS AVAILABLE here. (ALSO AVAILABLE SATURDAY at-the-door!!!)

Advanced Beginner Swing Dance Lesson (an extra $6 with admission, see form below) 6:30pm-7:30pm

Beginner Swing Dance Lesson (price included with admission): 7:30-8:30pm
Social dancing: 8:30pm-12:15am

Advanced Beginner Swing Dance Lesson (an extra $6 with admission, see form below) 6:30pm-7:30pm

Beginner Swing Dance Lesson (price included with admission): 7:30-8:30pm
Social dancing: 8:30pm-12:15am

Advance Ticket Purchase (until 12/2/2022, at 4pm): $28 General Admission, $20 Student/Senior, we have a limited number we can sell. Tickets also available at the Crystal Ballroom box office for a nominal fee charge. Tickets also available through Ticketmaster (they have larger fees and the fees are in addition to these ticket prices, we’re sorry about that). TICKETS WILL ALSO BE AVAILABLE AT-THE-DOOR.

At-the-door Ticket Prices $30 General Admission $22 Student/Senior (plus box office fee per ticket)

Similar to all our dances right now, we will have limited attendance and will require all attendees to show proof of full vaccination (including at least one booster) and to wear masks (we will not be requiring N95 masks for this dance) the entire time (except while actively drinking) while in the venue (including while dancing!).

Sorry, we are not accepting passes or coupons for this dance.

Crystal Ballroom Address:
55 Davis Square (at Somerville Theater)
Somerville, MA 02144

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DJ Jam at Q Ballroom

December 02nd, 2022 | Category: dances

Join us at Q Ballroom for a November DJ night!

*Evening Schedule*
Beginner Swing Dance Lesson (included w/ price of admission): 8:00pm – 9:00pm
Swing Dancing: 9:00pm – 11:45pm

*Admission Information*
Advance General Admission: $11
Advance Students and Seniors (with Valid ID): $8
Advance ticket link: https://bostonswingcentral.wufoo.com/forms/december-2nd-dj-jam/

At-the-door Admission:
General: $13
Student/Senior: $10

*COVID Information*
-Similar to all previous dances, we will have limited attendance and will require all attendees to show proof of full vaccination.
-Dancers must wear fully protective masks for the entirety of the dance (including while dancing). For the time being, “fully protective” means a KN95, N95, or KF94 mask.
-We also ask dancers to try to limit attending other large events 3-4 days before attending Boston Swing Central.
-In addition to required masking, we will have windows open and fans running throughout to increase ventilation.

*Q Ballroom Address*
26 New Street, Suite 3
Cambridge, MA 02138

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Thanksgiving DJ Jam at Q Ballroom

November 25th, 2022 | Category: dances

Join us at Q Ballroom for a November DJ night!

*Evening Schedule*
Beginner Swing Dance Lesson (included w/ price of admission): 8:00pm – 9:00pm
Swing Dancing: 9:00pm – 11:45pm

*Admission Information*
Advance General Admission: $11
Advance Students and Seniors (with Valid ID): $8
Advance ticket link: https://bostonswingcentral.wufoo.com/forms/november-25th-thanksgiving-dj-jam/

At-the-door Admission:
General: $13
Student/Senior: $10

*COVID Information*
-Similar to all previous dances, we will have limited attendance and will require all attendees to show proof of full vaccination.
-Dancers must wear fully protective masks for the entirety of the dance (including while dancing). For the time being, “fully protective” means a KN95, N95, or KF94 mask.
-We also ask dancers to try to limit attending other large events 3-4 days before attending Boston Swing Central.
-In addition to required masking, we will have windows open and fans running throughout to increase ventilation.

*Q Ballroom Address*
26 New Street, Suite 3
Cambridge, MA 02138

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Annie & The Fur Trappers at Q Ballroom

November 18th, 2022 | Category: dances

We are excited to welcome Annie & The Fur Trappers back to Boston Swing Central! Originally from St. Louis, Missouri, this band is dedicated to preserving and performing music from the 1920s and 1930s, with instruments ranging from trombone and banjo to washboard.

*Evening Schedule*
Beginner Swing Dance Lesson (included w/ price of admission): 8:00pm – 9:00pm
Swing Dancing: 9:00pm – 11:45pm

*Admission Information*
Advance General Admission: $18
Advance Students and Seniors (with Valid ID): $13
Advance ticket link: https://bostonswingcentral.wufoo.com/forms/annie-the-fur-trappers-nov-18th/

At-the-door Admission:
General: $20
Student/Senior: $15

*COVID Information*
-Similar to all previous dances, we will have limited attendance and will require all attendees to show proof of full vaccination.
-Dancers must wear fully protective masks for the entirety of the dance (including while dancing). For the time being, “fully protective” means a KN95, N95, or KF94 mask.
-We also ask dancers to try to limit attending other large events 3-4 days before attending Boston Swing Central.
-In addition to required masking, we will have windows open and fans running throughout to increase ventilation.

*Q Ballroom Address*
26 New Street, Suite 3
Cambridge, MA 02138

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Billy Novick and the Shades of Swing at Q Ballroom

November 11th, 2022 | Category: dances

We are excited to welcome Billy Novick back to BSC, singing and playing reeds in his debut as a bandleader!

*Evening Schedule*
Beginner Swing Dance Lesson (included w/ price of admission): 8:00pm – 9:00pm
Swing Dancing: 9:00pm – 11:45pm

*Admission Information*
Advance General Admission: $18
Advance Students and Seniors (with Valid ID): $13
Advance ticket link: https://bostonswingcentral.wufoo.com/forms/billy-novick-the-shades-of-swing-nov-11th/

At-the-door Admission:
General: $20
Student/Senior: $15

*COVID Information*
-Similar to all previous dances, we will have limited attendance and will require all attendees to show proof of full vaccination.
-Dancers must wear fully protective masks for the entirety of the dance (including while dancing). For the time being, “fully protective” means a KN95, N95, or KF94 mask.
-We also ask dancers to try to limit attending other large events 3-4 days before attending Boston Swing Central.
-In addition to required masking, we will have windows open and fans running throughout to increase ventilation.

*Q Ballroom Address*
26 New Street, Suite 3
Cambridge, MA 02138

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Gordon Webster at 1950 Mass Ave – Saturday, Nov 5

November 05th, 2022 | Category: dances

We are beyond excited to welcome Gordon Webster and his band, joined by Hannah Gill, to the beautiful banquet hall at 1950 Mass Ave!

Gordon Webster is one of the top swing musicians, and has played for hundreds of events around the globe for the last 20 years. We are excited to host this event in the Crystal Ballroom, a beautiful venue in Somerville. There will be plenty of space for dancing as well as a full bar. Please remember to tip the staff and stay hydrated!

Evening Schedule
-Advanced Beginner Swing Dance Lesson (an extra $6 with admission, see form below) 6:30pm-7:30pm
-Beginner Swing Dance Lesson (price included with admission): 7:30-8:30pm
Social dancing: 8:30pm-12:00am

Ticket Information
-Advance Ticket Purchase
$32 General Admission, $23 Student/Senior

-At-the-door Ticket Prices:
$35 General Admission, $25 Student/Senior
-Sorry, we are not accepting passes or coupons for this dance.

COVID Information
-Similar to all previous dances, we will have limited attendance and will require all attendees to show proof of full vaccination and to wear masks while in the venue (including while dancing).
-We will still be requiring masks, please no cloth masks or gaiters.

Dance Hall:

Masonic Hall
1950 Mass Ave
Cambridge, MA 02140

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DJ Jam at Q Ballroom!

November 04th, 2022 | Category: dances

Join us at Q Ballroom for a November DJ night!

*Evening Schedule*
Beginner Swing Dance Lesson (included w/ price of admission): 8:00pm – 9:00pm
Swing Dancing: 9:00pm – 11:45pm

*Admission Information*
Advance General Admission: $11
Advance Students and Seniors (with Valid ID): $8
Advance ticket link: https://bostonswingcentral.wufoo.com/forms/november-4th-dj-jam/

At-the-door Admission:
General: $13
Student/Senior: $10

*COVID Information*
-Similar to all previous dances, we will have limited attendance and will require all attendees to show proof of full vaccination.
-Dancers must wear fully protective masks for the entirety of the dance (including while dancing). For the time being, “fully protective” means a KN95, N95, or KF94 mask.
-We also ask dancers to try to limit attending other large events 3-4 days before attending Boston Swing Central.
-In addition to required masking, we will have windows open and fans running throughout to increase ventilation.

*Q Ballroom Address*
26 New Street, Suite 3
Cambridge, MA 02138

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Calling All Zombies XIV – Friday, Oct 28

October 28th, 2022 | Category: dances

Join us at Q Ballroom for our annual “Calling All Zombies” Halloween dance! We encourage wearing costumes and dressing up for this fun occasion! The Easy Winners will be providing us with the soundtrack for the evening!

*Evening Schedule*  –NOTE: early start time!!!—-
Special Halloween Routine Lesson (included w/ price of admission): 7:30pm – 9:00pm
Swing Dancing: 9:00pm – 11:45pm

*Admission Information*
Advance General Admission: $20
Advance Students and Seniors (with Valid ID): $15
Advance ticket link: https://bostonswingcentral.wufoo.com/forms/z1gl7o121vzwfca/

At-the-door Admission:
General: $25
Student/Senior: $17

*COVID Information*
-Similar to all previous dances, we will have limited attendance and will require all attendees to show proof of full vaccination.
-Dancers must wear fully protective masks for the entirety of the dance (including while dancing). For the time being, “fully protective” means a KN95, N95, or KF94 mask.
-We also ask dancers to try to limit attending other large events 3-4 days before attending Boston Swing Central.
-In addition to required masking, we will have windows open and fans running throughout to increase ventilation.

*Q Ballroom Address*
26 New Street, Suite 3
Cambridge, MA 02138

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The River Street Six – Friday, Oct 21

October 21st, 2022 | Category: dances

Join us for the River Street Six band debut at Q Ballroom! This is Boston’s newest swing band, consisting of local dancers, and we are excited to have them return!

*Evening Schedule*
Beginner Swing Dance Lesson (included w/ price of admission): 8:00pm – 9:00pm
Swing Dancing: 9:00pm – 11:45pm

*Admission Information*
Advance General Admission: $15
Advance Students and Seniors (with Valid ID): $10
Advance ticket link: https://bostonswingcentral.wufoo.com/forms/bsc-river-street-six-oct-21/

At-the-door Admission:
General: $20
Student/Senior: $15

*COVID Information*
-Similar to all previous dances, we will have limited attendance and will require all attendees to show proof of full vaccination.
-Dancers must wear fully protective masks for the entirety of the dance (including while dancing). For the time being, cloth masks and gaiters are not accepted.
-We also ask dancers to try to limit attending other large events 3-4 days before attending Boston Swing Central.
-In addition to required masking, we will have windows open and fans running throughout to increase ventilation.

*Q Ballroom Address*
26 New Street, Suite 3
Cambridge, MA 02138

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Toni Lynn Washington Band – Friday Oct 14th

October 14th, 2022 | Category: dances

Join us for a dance as Toni Lynn Washington and her amazing band return to Q Ballroom!

Evening Schedule:

  • Beginner Swing Dance Lesson (included w/ price of admission): 8:00pm – 9:00pm
  • Swing Dancing: 9:00pm – 11:45pm

Admission Information:

Advance General Admission: $18
Advance Students and Seniors (with Valid ID): $13
Advance ticket link: https://bostonswingcentral.wufoo.com/forms/bsc-toni-lynn-washington-band-oct-14/

At-the-door Admission:
General: $20
Student/Senior: $15

COVID Information:

  • Similar to all previous dances, we will have limited attendance and will require all attendees to show proof of full vaccination including booster.
  • Dancers must wear fully protective masks for the entirety of the dance (including while dancing). For the time being, “fully protective” means a KN95, N95, or KF94 mask, or surgical mask.
  • We also ask dancers to TRY to limit attending other large events 3-4 days before attending Boston Swing Central.
  • In addition to required masking, we will have windows open and fans running throughout to increase ventilation.

Q Ballroom Address:
26 New Street, Suite 3
Cambridge, MA 02138

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Dan Fox Foxtet – Friday Oct 7th

October 07th, 2022 | Category: dances

The Foxtet is a six piece band led by trombonist Dan Fox and comprised of some of the best local musicians who have decades of combined experience playing for swing dancers.

Fox has worked as a sideman at Boston Swing Central with many bands. Expect a rock-solid beat and sweet, swinging horns playing tunes from the ’20’s and ’30’s at just the right tempos.

Beginner Swing Dance Lesson (included w/ admission): 8:00pm – 9:00pm
Swing Dancing: 9:00pm – 11:45pm


Advance tickets (before day of event) General Admission: $18
Advance tickets (before day of event) Students and Seniors (65+)(with Valid ID): $13

At-the-door (day of the event) General Admission: $20

At-the-door (day of the event) Students and Seniors(65+)(w/ Valid IDs): $15

Q Ballroom
26 New Street, Suite 3
Cambridge, MA 02138

Please note: our covid policy still requires proof of full vaccination plus the booster. And masks (please, no cloth ones, N95, KN95, KF94, or surgical masks) while in the building.

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Swing Boot Camp with Mike

October 02nd, 2022 | Category: dances

Have you ever wanted to learn to Lindy Hop but don’t have time to commit to a weekly class?  This is your chance! Our next weekend “crash course” workshop is 3 hours on Sunday Oct 2nd, 11am-2:00pm. (Note: this is cl;ass is outside, so weather permitting) Come learn from experienced teachers who are also social dancers in the Lindy Hop scene.

We will cover six count basic (East Coast Swing), basic eight count (Lindy Hop), and Charleston Basic. Moves include swing out, Lindy circle, swing out from closed, and side by side Charleston. At the end of this class, you will be able to attend a social dance and dance to music.

11:00AM – 2:00 PM
$40 advanced on-line registration, $45 at the door (register here)

Danehy Park in Cambridge, meet at the entrance in the parking lot off of New St.

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Grand Slam Jazz Band at Crystal Ballroom -Saturday

October 01st, 2022 | Category: dances

TICKETS AVAILABLE AT-THE-DOOR TONIGHT!!!!

We are excited to return to the Crystal Ballroom with the local greats Grand Slam Jazz Band on Saturday, October 1st!!! This venue is beautiful, so we’re hoping and encouraging everyone to get all dolled and dappered up! There will also be alcohol available at the bar at this venue, so that is something different, please be sure to tip the staff, and enjoy the beverages in moderation.

The Grand Slam Jazz Band is a local band put together by the amazing Justin Meyer and features the vibraphone. (If you’re not familiar with this instrument, check out some Lionel Hampton recordings on your favorite music streaming service. We’d recommend Hampton’s Jivin’ the Vibres or Till Tom Special for starters.)

TICKETS AVAILABLE at-the-door!

Advanced Beginner Swing Dance Lesson (an extra $6 with admission, see form below) 6:30pm-7:30pm

Beginner Swing Dance Lesson (price included with admission): 7:30-8:30pm
Social dancing: 8:30pm-12:15am

Advanced Beginner Swing Dance Lesson (an extra $6 with admission, see form below) 6:30pm-7:30pm

Beginner Swing Dance Lesson (price included with admission): 7:30-8:30pm
Social dancing: 8:30pm-12:15am

Advance Ticket Purchase (until 9/29, at 5pm): $26 General Admission, $20 Student/Senior, we have a limited number we can sell. Tickets also available at the Crystal Ballroom box office for a nominal fee charge. Tickets also available through Ticketmaster (they have larger fees and the fees are in addition to these ticket prices, we’re sorry about that). TICKETS AVAILABLE AT-THE-DOOR TONIGHT!!!

At-the-door Ticket Prices $28 General Admission $22 Student/Senior (plus box office fee per ticket)

Similar to all our dances right now, we will have limited attendance and will require all attendees to show proof of full vaccination (including at least one booster) and to wear masks (we will not be requiring N95 masks for this dance) the entire time (except while actively drinking) while in the venue (including while dancing!).

Sorry, we are not accepting passes or coupons for this dance.

Crystal Ballroom Address:
55 Davis Square (at Somerville Theater)
Somerville, MA 02144

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DJ Night – Fri Sept 30th

September 30th, 2022 | Category: dances

Music from some of our favorite local DJs!

We are still requiring that all attendees show proof of full vaccination including at least one booster and also wear a high-quality mask (no cloth masks or gaiters, but rather an N95, surgical mask or something of that nature) the entire time they are in the venue (including while dancing!) In addition to required masking, we will have windows open and fans running throughout.

Beginner Swing Lesson (included w/ price of admission): 8:00pm – 9:00pm
Social Dancing: 9:00pm – 11:45pm

Note: Advance tickets will be available until Thursday at 10pm, after that time, you’ll have to wait and get tickets at-the-door.

Advance Tickets (day before dance) (click here):
General Admission: $11

Students (w/ Valid ID) and Seniors (65+): $8

At-the-door (Day of Dance) admission: $13
Students (w/ Valid ID) and Seniors (65+): $10Q Ballroom

26 New Street, Suite 3
Cambridge, MA 02138

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Justin Meyer’s Lemonade Brigade

September 23rd, 2022 | Category: dances,Uncategorized

Join us for a dance with Justin Meyer’s Lemonade Brigade at Q Ballroom!

*Evening Schedule*
Beginner Swing Dance Lesson (included w/ price of admission): 8:00pm – 9:00pm
Swing Dancing: 9:00pm – 11:45pm

*Admission Information*
Advance General Admission: $18
Advance Students and Seniors (with Valid ID): $13
Advance ticket link: https://bostonswingcentral.wufoo.com/forms/justin-meyers-lemonade-jazz-brigade/

At-the-door Admission:
General: $20
Student/Senior: $15

*COVID Information*
-Similar to all previous dances, we will have limited attendance and will require all attendees to show proof of full vaccination including booster.
-Dancers must wear fully protective masks for the entirety of the dance (including while dancing). For the time being, “fully protective” means a KN95, N95, or KF94 mask, or surgical mask.
-We also ask dancers to TRY to limit attending other large events 3-4 days before attending Boston Swing Central.
-In addition to required masking, we will have windows open and fans running throughout to increase ventilation.

*Q Ballroom Address*
26 New Street, Suite 3
Cambridge, MA 02138

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Cassidy’s New Orleans Kids at Q Ballroom!

September 16th, 2022 | Category: dances

Cassidy Holden brings his Orleans Kids back to Boston Swing Central!

Evening Schedule
Beginner Swing Dance Lesson (included w/ price of admission): 8:00pm – 9:00pm
Swing Dancing: 9:00pm – 11:45pm

Admission Information
Advance General Admission: $18
Advance Students and Seniors (with Valid ID): $13
Advance ticket link: https://bostonswingcentral.wufoo.com/forms/cassidys-orleans-kids-sept-16/

At-the-door Admission:
General: $20
Student/Senior: $15

COVID Information
-Similar to all previous dances, we will have limited attendance and will require all attendees to show proof of full vaccination including booster.
-Dancers must wear fully protective masks for the entirety of the dance (including while dancing). For the time being, “fully protective” means a KN95, N95, or KF94 mask, or surgical mask.
-We also ask dancers to TRY to limit attending other large events 3-4 days before attending Boston Swing Central.
-In addition to required masking, we will have windows open and fans running throughout to increase ventilation.

Q Ballroom Address
26 New Street, Suite 3
Cambridge, MA 02138

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Swingin’ on the Charles (SOLD OUT)

September 10th, 2022 | Category: dances

Boston Swing Central and Community Boating are proud to present the 14th Anniversary of:

Swingin’ on the Charles! Join us in celebrating what summer is all about. Dancing outside, at sunset, on the banks of the Charles River. We Love that Dirty Water! This is a summer classic you won’t want to miss. We’ll take over the docks at sunset, provide a lesson for newcomers and then we’ll dance until 11 pm.

Featuring our local DJs!

SCHEDULE
Lesson: 7:00pm to 8:00pm (no partner necessary)
Dancing: 8:00pm to 11pm
ADMISSION
$25 Advance General Admission ($30 at-the-door)
$20 Advance Students and Seniors with valid ID ($25 at-the-door)
VENUE
Community Boating
(on the banks of the River Charles near the Hatch Shell)
21 David Mugar Way (Charles MGH T-Stop)
Boston, MA 02114Proceeds will benefit Community Boating’s Dock Repair and Junior Sailing Programs, and Boston Swing Central’s Lindy Hop Preservation Program.
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