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Saturday Night Swing!
Saturday, December 18, 2021
7:00PM - 10:30PM
Upper Hall of St. Barnabas on the Danforth
175 Hampton Ave, Toronto, ON M4K 2Z3
Details

This is our first Dance at this venue! Join us!

Capacity is limited due to COVID.

Due to venue protocols, there will be no food or beverage sold or provided at this dance party.

Venue

St. Barnabas on the Danforth Anglican Church, Upper Hall: 175 Hampton Ave, Toronto, ON M4K 2Z3
Very close to the Chester subway station!

Access to the Upper Hall is off Hampton Avenue, NOT Danforth.

For more info, click here.

COVID-19 Rules

Please click here to read COVID rules in effect.
Note that partner changes are permitted at this dance party.
Masks are to be worn at all times, even during social dancing.

Price

$15.

Register

Registration is not available at this time.

Music

DJ'd music

Schedule

Date: Saturday, December 18, 2021
Time: 7:30pm - 10:30pm. Doors will open at 7:00pm for COVID protocols.

7:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Doors open & COVID protocols
Note: Music will be playing for those arriving before 7:30pm.

7:30 PM - 10:30 PM

DJ'd Music!
DJ Osher Frank, DJ Anne, DJ TBA

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Swing Dances

All of our events ended in March 2020 due to the pandemic. The venue for Saturday Night Swing before the pandemic has not survived as a dance venue, and is one of the many casualties of the pandemic.

In-person Lindy Hop courses started Tuesday September 28 and Wednesday September 29, 2021 with excellent teachers! See the workshops and the courses pages for details on the latest lessons. The next set of courses starts the first Tuesday and Wednesday in November. There will be more in December!

Stay tuned for more announcements re upcoming events.

See the Swing Dance Toronto Facebook group for events with swing bands we can dance to outdoors this August and September (2021).

There was, before the pandemic, a terrific swing dance every Saturday night at the Dovercourt House featuring a great line-up of live swing bands! The events included beginner swing dance classes before the party each week.

Saturday Night Swing
Before the Pandemic

Looking for something to do in Toronto on a Saturday night? Swing dancing at Saturday Night Swing is just the thing for you!

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Saturday Night Swing is the main swing dance event in Toronto featuring an outstanding line up of live swing bands, DJs, teachers and classes every Saturday night! The evening begins with dance classes open to everyone including absolute beginners, 7pm to 9pm. A Swing Dance Party follows from 9:10pm to 1am. Everyone is welcome. See the Swing Schedule for schedule details.

Saturday nights also feature The Dance Ambassadors, a team of volunteers who are specifically there to welcome newcomers to the party. They’re there to invite you to dance, especially in the early part of the evening before the first band break. They also attend the 8pm dance lesson so that you’ll have a chance to meet them during the lesson rotation. The Dance Ambassadors are a Toronto Lindy Hop program run by volunteers. They are named in honour of the late great Frankie Manning who was known as the Ambassador or Lindy Hop.