Northern Europe's swing and blues dance events

February 2020


Feb 20 Winter Jump 2020

Oslo, Norway
Thursday 20th to Sunday 23rd of February 2020 (4 days)

Ladies and Gentlemen, save the dates for Winter Jump 2020! ❤︎ 3 DAYS OF CLASSES AND TASTERS ❤︎ 4 NIGHTS OF DANCING ❤︎ 6 CLASS LEVELS ❤︎ 400 ++ HAPPY DANCERS Thursday 20th: Preparty and registration Friday 21st: Registration, audition, classes, party...


Feb 21 Balboa Bandwagon

Henley on Thames, United Kingdom
Friday 21st to Sunday 23rd of February 2020 (3 days)
Registration is open!

Weekend of Balboa social dancing and instruction from Heather Ballew and Javier Johnson for intermediate level dancers and above. No auditions - just one level. Friday Welcome Dance, Saturday Balboa Ball with the Jim Wynn Sextet and Sunday Tea Dance....


Feb 21 JATS Swing Festival

Brighton, United Kingdom
Friday 21st to Monday 24th of February 2020 (4 days)

International Swing dance teachers coming to Brighton! Héctor & Sonia (Esp)- Lindy Hop Anna (Fra) & Jonatan (Swe)- Lindy Hop Vassia (Gr) & Alexey (Rus)- Lindy Hop Clàudia Fonte (Esp) - Solo Jazz Teachers: We have an amazing set of teachers coming to ...


Feb 22 Rhythm Is Our Business

Luleå, Sweden
Saturday 22nd to Sunday 23rd of February 2020 (2 days)

A fully RHYTHM-focused workshop including Lindy Hop, Solo Jazz, Tap and West African dancing! Teachers: Åsa & Daniel Heedman (Lindy Hop, Solo Jazz, Tap) Ousmane Camara (West African dancing) This workshop will focus on several rhythmical aspects in the...


March 2020


Mar 06 Hygge Blues

Copenhagen, Denmark
Friday 6th to Sunday 8th of March 2020 (3 days)
Registration is open!

The most hyggelig (the cosiest) blues event this side of the north pole. Snuggle close, improve your blues, enjoy 2 days of workshops and 3 days of cosy, warm and fuzzy parties. Registration opens November 1st 2019 www.hyggeblues.com ...


Mar 13 Uppsala Boogie Woogie Weekend 2020

Uppsala, Sweden
Friday 13th to Sunday 15th of March 2020 (3 days)
Registration is open!

Welcome to the sixth edition of Uppsala Boogie Woogie Weekend! A whole weekend dedicated to boogie-dancing! The camp starts up with a social dans friday evening, followed up with a big saturday night with live band! The camp is finished up with a tea dance...


Mar 13 Bal Spring Break 2020

Bournemouth, United Kingdom
Friday 13th to Sunday 15th of March 2020 (3 days)
Registration is open!

Super friendly Balboa weekend in a sea front hotel... now with optional ELEF. World class Balboa tuition, comfy accommodation, great food, and everything under one roof by Bournemouth beach. Relax as you catch up with friends from across the UK, Europe and bey...


Mar 13 Balboa Slower

Shiplake (Village just outside Reading and Henley, United Kingdom
Friday 13th to Sunday 15th of March 2020 (3 days)
Registration is open!

Weekend of social dancing and instruction in Slow Balboa with Anna-Maria Bernhard and Mickey Fortanasce. No audition - one level for improver/intermediate dancers & above....


Mar 20 University of Swing

Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Friday 20th to Sunday 22nd of March 2020 (3 days)
Registration is open!

University of Swing is our largest annual swing weekend, with a variety of classes, tasters, live music and competitions, all set in the heart of historical Edinburgh. It is the biggest student-run swing weekend in all of Scotland, and it keeps getting bigger ...


Mar 20 Mind the Shag 2020 ☆ London Shag Festival

London, United Kingdom
Friday 20th to Sunday 22nd of March 2020 (3 days)

★ MIND THE SHAG 4th EDITION ★ 20-22 MARCH, LONDON This Shag Festival will bring top international teachers, get fiery DJs on the decks and look for the most sparkling bands to take the dust off your shoes, set your pants on fire and get you hopping like an ...


Mar 20 Swing Sanctuary

Cambridge, United Kingdom
Friday 20th to Sunday 22nd of March 2020 (3 days)

It's back! The 4th edition of the Cambridge-based lindy festival welcomes you for another weekend of dancing fun with 3 top international teachers and 3 levels, hours of workshops and 3 dances with live bands. Registrations open 1 December 7pm! This year we...


Mar 26 Swingin’ Spring 2020

Gothenburg, Sweden
Thursday 26th to Sunday 29th of March 2020 (4 days)
Registration is open!

A shoutout to all fabulous dancers! Registration is open :-) Welcome to Gothenburg and West Coast Jitterbugs’ annual weekend of swing dancing workshops since 1994. "Edition #26" Classes, live music and great teachers are just some of the amazing things ...


Mar 27 DB 2020 Lindy Hop Weekender

Worcester, United Kingdom
Friday 27th to Sunday 29th of March 2020 (3 days)
Registration is open!

Our fabulous teachers line up so far Jenny Thomas and Hasse Mattsson Nicolas Deniau and Hyunjung Choi Pontus Persson and Isabella Gregorio Anders Sihlberg and Jessica Lennartsson and the fabulous Gordon Webster Band 4 levels of Lindy Hop Impro...


Mar 27 Swing Time in the Highlands

Arrochar, United Kingdom
Friday 27th to Monday 30th of March 2020 (4 days)
Registration is open!

Well, it seems so many of you loved Swing Time in the Highlands the first time around in 2018, our intended one-off event is no longer a one-off! Due to popular demand, we are delighted to present the second edition of this unique event based on the shores of ...


April 2020


Apr 16 Swing Paradise 2020

Vilnius, Lithuania
Thursday 16th to Sunday 19th of April 2020 (4 days)
Registration is open!

Vilnius Balboa and Shag Rebirth - SWING PARADISE - is a weekend affair to ignite passion for Balboa & Shag in your swinging soul. Official dates - APRIL 17-19th, 2020! 🥳 Unofficial dates - APRIL 16-20th, 2020 😏 VILNIUS, Lithuania 🇱🇹 -- http://swingpar...


Apr 17 Belta Blues

Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Friday 17th to Sunday 19th of April 2020 (3 days)
Registration is open!

Join us for a weekend of blues and fusion dancing with classes for experienced dancers and parties for all. Follow this link to register: https://forms.gle/qpwt13dYa46PUjHG6 Are you ready to take your blues and fusion dancing to the next level? Clas...


Apr 17 Spring Stomp

Cork, Ireland
Friday 17th to Sunday 19th of April 2020 (3 days)
Registration is open!

Welcome to our 4th edition of Spring Stomp: a weekend full of fun dancing and learning in the heart of historic Cork City. This year we host international teachers; Sharon Davis, Clàudia Fonte, and Maria Mallan who are sure to bring their infectious energy...


Apr 24 Lindy Turn

Reading, United Kingdom
Friday 24th to Sunday 26th of April 2020 (3 days)
Registration is open!

Weekend of amazing Lindy social dancing and tuition from Evita Arce and Michael Jagger. No audition - one level for intermediate dancers and above. Friday welcome dance, Saturday Swing Ball with music from Martyn Nelson and the Rhythm Remedies and Sunday tea ...


Apr 24 Tallinn Swing Weekend

Tallin, Estonia
Friday 24th to Sunday 26th of April 2020 (3 days)

The swing dance and music festival Tallinn Swing Weekend'2020 will take place on April 24th – 26th. The 8th consecutive festival will once again be filled with swing dancing, workshops and music. Book the dates now because an awesome swinging weekend is ahead...


May 2020


May 01 Malmö Spring Jump 2020

Malmö, Sweden
Friday 1st to Sunday 3rd of May 2020 (3 days)

Join us for a great Lindy Hop weekend of parties with live music, classes with skilled teachers and lots of opportunity to meet other dance-crazy people! Our wonderful teachers this year are: – Tatiana Udry & Daniel Larsson – Cat Foley & Michaela Delmonte...


May 01 IRN Blues

Glasgow, Ireland
Friday 1st to Monday 4th of May 2020 (4 days)

Save the date for our 5th year anniversary special. Watch this space for more exciting info soon! Love, Ewa, Kitty & Malcolm...


May 08 Swingo Hop 2020

Oulu, Finland
Friday 8th to Sunday 10th of May 2020 (3 days)

Welcome to the seventh annual SwingO Hop workshop May 8th - 10th 2020! We offer Lindy Hop classes and solo jazz classes with high-level national and international dance teachers. There will be a party on Friday and Saturday nights with live music and splendid ...


May 14 Uptown Rhythm 2020

Vilnius, Lithuania
Thursday 14th to Sunday 17th of May 2020 (4 days)
Registration is open!

Uptown Rhythm 2019 had it all! We were proud to present world class instructors, amazing live bands and DJ’s, stunning performances, exciting competitions and extraordinary swingin' boat cruise. Come join us in beautiful Vilnius, May 14-17 2020 for the 2nd edi...


May 29 Tiny Feet Balboa 2020

Cork, Ireland
Friday 29th to Sunday 31st of May 2020 (3 days)
Registration is open!

The Second edition of Tiny Feet Balboa Come and join us for another fabulous weekend of Balboa and cake in Cork city, **Teachers** <3 Mel and Jo Calanglang (UK) <3 Nejc Zupan (SLO) & Vanessa Granjon (FR) <3 Carolin Metzner (DE) and Laura Gourley (IR/UK)...


June 2020


Jun 12 Leading Ladies Swing Festival

Copenhagen, Denmark
Friday 12th to Sunday 14th of June 2020 (3 days)
Registration is open!

Join the first festival of it's kind! A Swing Festival that hires women who lead as teachers, but still lets everyone else choose their role(s) during the weekend. So whether you're a Leading Lady, Following Fella or Enthusiastic Enby, there's space for you to...


Jun 12 Thames Valley Balboa Festival 2020

Henley on Thames, United Kingdom
Friday 12th to Sunday 14th of June 2020 (3 days)
Registration is open!

Biggest Balboa Festival in the UK, 3 Evenings of Social Dancing, 2 Days of instruction from 6 instructors (Kate Hedin, Nick Williams, Annable Quisao, Bobby White, Jo & Mel Calanglang), 1 Amazing Event. All dancers welcome - including beginner and improver dan...


July 2020


Jul 16 Spoonful 2020

Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Thursday 16th to Sunday 19th of July 2020 (4 days)

Save the date 10-12 July, 2020 and join us to make the 5th edition our best Spoonful yet! ...


September 2020


Sep 11 Severn Sinners

Bristol, United Kingdom
Friday 11th to Sunday 13th of September 2020 (3 days)
Registration is open!

Severn Sinners is a Fusion & Blues dancing event in Bristol, UK - a city renowned for its super friendly switch-y, genderless dancing. Expect high quality international teachers, 12+ hours of teaching, 3 nights of parties....


Sep 11 London Throwdown

London, United Kingdom
Friday 11th to Sunday 13th of September 2020 (3 days)

An epic weekend dedicated to throwing down hard and fast! This weekend is all about the art of competing, featuring the annual London Throwdown Championships. For the social dancers out there we’ll be packing in plenty of time for social dancing to the live b...


Sep 25 Balboa at The Golden Lion

Northallerton, North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
Friday 25th to Sunday 27th of September 2020 (3 days)
Registration opens March 2nd (14 days left)

Residential Balboa Weekend with wonderful social dancing and instruction from Valerie Salstrom & Jacob Wigger for intermediate level dancers and above - no auditions, one level. Friday Welcome Dance, Saturday Balboa Ball and Sunday Tea Dance. Option to exten...


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