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L.A. Swing Dance News on Monday, March 30th 2020

Where to Purchase Music by Swing Bands We Love

Damon Kirsche

The COVID-19 shutdowns are a huge challenge to the livelihoods of our local and worldwide musicians, who’ve had nearly all of their gigs canceled. And, it’s a bummer for us fans who miss hearing the great music they make. So,…

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THE LA/OC LINDY CALENDAR

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March 2020

SundayMondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFridaySaturday
SUNDAY MAR 1
Burbank Moose Lodge Swingout Sunday with LUKE CARLSEN and THE FRESH RHYTHM 6:30-9:30PM $20 includes lesson
Downtown Disney Ry Bradley
Joe's Bar The Broughams
Atomic Ballroom Sunday Shake, Rattle, and Roll $8
MONDAY MAR 2
Joe's Bar The Benny Brydern Quartet @Happy Feet Monday (Balboa) $6 minimum plus donation
Lindy Hop Stop DJ or live band, lesson 7-7:30PM, dancing 7:30-10PM $10 for DJ, $18 for live band
Old World Banquet Hall Huntington Beach Beach Cities Big Band 7-9PM no cover but please buy food and drink
Palm Garden Hotel Thousand Oaks Harry Selvin Big Band 7-1PM, lesson at 8:30PM $10, BYOP
TUESDAY MAR 3
Joe's Bar Mara Kaye
Atomic Ballroom Irvine Lindy and Balboa 8:30PM $8 DJ, $12 if band
Las Hadas Northridge Big Band Alumni mornings 11:30AM-1:30PM, $15 cover with $5 food voucher, BYOP
WEDNESDAY MAR 4
Joe's Bar Deke Dickerson & the Ecco-Fonics The Outta Sites Venturesmania! and The Go-Nuts -- Chris Sprague Farewell Party/Show 15
Strutter's Ball DJ, Lesson 7:45PM, Dancing 8:30-midnight,$10 or $15 if live band $2 discount for student/military
Pour Vous Swingtronic with DJ Professor Watson at 9PM and live band at 10PM, no cover but please buy drinks!
Las Hadas Northridge Top Hat Big Band playing Swing and Latin 7-9PM no cover, BYOP
THURSDAY MAR 5
Joe's Bar Catfish & the Hollywood Hound Dogs
Lindy Groove DJs Jonathan Stout , Melissa Marzigliano & Vicky Chan
Phoenix Club Anaheim Big Band Swing and ballroom dancing 7PM $10 BYOP
FRIDAY MAR 6
Atomic Ballroom Irvine Inspiration Weekend 2020 with classes and live bands!
Rusty's Rhythm Club Live Band, Beginner & Intermediate lessons 7:30-8:30PM
Cliftons Downtown La Live band 10PM-2AM $10 after 9PM, 21 and over only
SATURDAY MAR 7
Wolf Creek Brewery Santa Clarita Glamour Days Festival featuring Swing lessons and performances 12-9PM $35
Atomic Ballroom Irvine Inspiration Weekend 2020 with classes and live bands!
Disney Fantasy Faire Live Band 7:45-11PM
PBDA Live Band
Cliftons Downtown La Live band 10PM-2AM $10 after 9PM, 21 and over only
SUNDAY MAR 8
Original Mike's Santa Ana Hillbilly Jazz W/ Big Sandy & His Fly-Rite Boys! 2PM $15 and up
Atomic Ballroom Irvine Inspiration Weekend 2020 with classes and live bands!
Joe's Bar Work in Progress featuring Woody Mankowski
MONDAY MAR 9
Joe's Bar Dave Stuckey & the Hot House Gang @Happy Feet Monday (Balboa) $6 minimum plus donation
TUESDAY MAR 10
Cook's Chapel Anaheim Swingin' at Cook's Chapel with Swingsations and lesson by DJ Mike $7 7-10PM
Joe's Bar Rip Masters
Atomic Ballroom Irvine Lindy and Balboa 8:30PM $8 DJ, $12 if band
Las Hadas Northridge Big Band Alumni mornings 11:30AM-1:30PM, $15 cover with $5 food voucher, BYOP
WEDNESDAY MAR 11
Rusty's Rhythm Club Live Band, Beginner & Intermediate lessons 7:30-8PM
Strutter's Ball DJ, Lesson 7:45PM, Dancing 8:30-midnight,$10 or $15 if live band $2 discount for student/military
Las Hadas Northridge Top Hat Big Band playing Swing and Latin 7-9PM no cover, BYOP
THURSDAY MAR 12
Lindy Groove DARK - ON HIATUS IN MARCH
Joe's Bar Joe Finkle & the 7/10 Splits
Phoenix Club Anaheim Big Band Swing and ballroom dancing 7PM $10 BYOP
FRIDAY MAR 13
Downtown Disney Fabus Four & Natalie Mendoza
Cliftons Downtown La CLOSED IN MARCH
Atomic Ballroom Irvine Big Bang DJ, lesson 7PM, dancing 8:30PM, blues upstairs 10PM to 1AM
SATURDAY MAR 14
Cliftons Downtown La CLOSED IN MARCH
PBDA Cancelled :( wearin O The Green! Its Our st. Paddys Party With: Pete Jacobs Wartime Radio Revue Swing Orchestra $20
Disney Fantasy Faire Live Band 7:45-11PM
The Blue Swing San Bernardino Swing 'n Blues with DJ Darcy 7-10PM $10 cover
SUNDAY MAR 15
Burbank Moose Lodge Atomic Roots Orchestra 6:30-9:30PM $15
Joe's Bar 6pm - Jonny Whiteside presents The Messaround
MONDAY MAR 16
Alpert Jewish Community Center of Long Beach Big Swingin' Nights with the Beach City Big Band 7:30PM FREE!
Joe's Bar CANCELED IN MARCH
Lindy Hop Stop POSTPONED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE
TUESDAY MAR 17
Joe's Bar ST PATRICK'S DAY 2020!!!!!
Atomic Ballroom Irvine Lindy and Balboa 8:30PM $8 DJ, $12 if band
Las Hadas Northridge Big Band Alumni mornings 11:30AM-1:30PM, $15 cover with $5 food voucher, BYOP
WEDNESDAY MAR 18
Rusty's Rhythm Club CANCELED IN MARCH
Strutter's Ball ON HIATUS UNTIL APRIL 22
Pour Vous Swingtronic with DJ Professor Watson at 9PM and live band at 10PM, no cover but please buy drinks!
Las Hadas Northridge Top Hat Big Band playing Swing and Latin 7-9PM no cover, BYOP
THURSDAY MAR 19
Lindy Groove DARK - ON HIATUS IN MARCH
Phoenix Club Anaheim Big Band Swing and ballroom dancing 7PM $10 BYOP
FRIDAY MAR 20
Cliftons Downtown La CLOSED IN MARCH
Atomic Ballroom Irvine Big Bang DJ, lesson 7PM, dancing 8:30PM, blues upstairs 10PM to 1AM
SATURDAY MAR 21
Cliftons Downtown La CLOSED IN MARCH
Third Saturday Swing CANCELED IN MARCH
PBDA Cancelled :( Dave Stuckey & The Hot House Gang $20
Joe's Bar James Intveld (cover charge)
Disney Fantasy Faire Live Band 7:45-11PM
SUNDAY MAR 22
Soho Dance La CANCELED THIS MONTH
Joe's Bar The Deep Cuts
Atomic Ballroom Sunday Shake, Rattle, and Roll $8
MONDAY MAR 23
Joe's Bar CANCELED IN MARCH
Huntington Beach Senior Center Big Band 7:30-10PM all ages
TUESDAY MAR 24
Atomic Ballroom Irvine Lindy and Balboa 8:30PM $8 DJ, $12 if band
Joe's Bar Swing dancing with live band and DJ Nate, int lesson at 8PM, beginner at 8:30PM for $5, no cover but two drink minimum
Las Hadas Northridge Big Band Alumni mornings 11:30AM-1:30PM, $15 cover with $5 food voucher, BYOP
WEDNESDAY MAR 25
Rusty's Rhythm Club CANCELED IN MARCH
Strutter's Ball ON HIATUS UNTIL APRIL 22
Las Hadas Northridge Top Hat Big Band playing Swing and Latin 7-9PM no cover, BYOP
THURSDAY MAR 26
Lindy Groove DARK - ON HIATUS IN MARCH
Joe's Bar Woody Mankowski
Phoenix Club Anaheim Big Band Swing and ballroom dancing 7PM $10 BYOP
FRIDAY MAR 27
Downtown Disney Alpha Rhythm Kings
Cliftons Downtown La CLOSED IN MARCH
Atomic Ballroom Irvine Big Bang DJ, lesson 7PM, dancing 8:30PM, blues upstairs 10PM to 1AM
SATURDAY MAR 28
King Richard's Antique Center Afternoon swing dance and lesson 2:30PM FREE!
Cliftons Downtown La CLOSED IN MARCH
PBDA Cancelled :( The George Gee Swing Orchestra From New York City! One Of Frankie Mannings Favorites! And Its A Birthday Bash For George! $25. This ..
Disney Fantasy Faire Live Band 7:45-11PM
The Blue Swing San Bernardino Swing 'n Blues with DJ Darcy 7-10PM $10 cover
SUNDAY MAR 29
Grand Central Market Vignes Rooftop Revival! 7-9PM FREE! but please buy food and drinks!
Lindy Social OC ON HIATUS
Bamboo Club Lindy Luau with DJ Professor Watson 2-6PM, lesson at 2:30, two drink minimum, Tiki or vintage attire preferred, all-ages
Joe's Bar Paulie Cerra
Atomic Ballroom Sunday Shake, Rattle, and Roll $8
MONDAY MAR 30
Joe's Bar CANCELED IN MARCH
TUESDAY MAR 31
Joe's Bar Aileen Quinn and The Leapin' Lizards
Atomic Ballroom Irvine Lindy and Balboa 8:30PM $8 DJ, $12 if band
Las Hadas Northridge Big Band Alumni mornings 11:30AM-1:30PM, $15 cover with $5 food voucher, BYOP
    


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Promoters, post your event flyers and updates here! Dancers, feel free to comment or ask a question about an event! Scroll to the bottom to comment. - Brian

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  1. Atomic sent an email saying no group classes or social dances. They will be available for private lessons.

  2. Don’t miss this event!!!

    What: 4 LEVEL INTERCHANGE Returns to Janny’s Showroom in San Pedro
    When: March 21, 2020 @ 8 PM
    Where: Janny’s Showroom @ The People’s Place
    365 W. 6th St
    San Pedro, CA 90731
    Phone: 310-547-2348
    Entry Fee: $10

    #4LevelInterchangeBand
    #FusionJazz
    #JannysShowroom
    #SanPedroEvents

  3. The LA Shag Festival will take place May 29-31 at the LAX Sheraton Gateway Hotel.
    May 29: California Feetwarmers
    May 30: Candy Jacket Jazz Band
    May 31: Carl Sonny Leyland
    Taster class(es) at 8pm
    Band at 9pm
    Late night dancing all nights with separate rooms for Soul & R&B, and Swing & Jazz on Friday and Saturday nights
    Tickets cost $40 in advance, $45 at the door
    register at http://www.lashagfestival.com

  4. Hello

    I just came to LA and I’m looking for a social place.
    Can you tell me where we run on Monday, Wednesday and Saturday?

    I want to learn Balboa but I want to know where the class is

  5. Sunday, March 29 at The Bamboo Club in Long Beach

    The Lindy Luau with DJ Professor Watson

    2PM-6PM. NO COVER but please buy food and drink

  6. Western Swing Out Memorial Day Weekend Tehachapi! Two early bird priced weekend passes for sale-a $83 savings. 818 602 7305. Have airbnb with a pool on property reserved to and can hook you up.

  7. Hi All! There is a new Vintage Festival in Southern California, “Glamour Days: A Vintage Celebration” that will be taking place on Saturday, March 7th at the Wolf Creek Brewery in Santa Clarita California, inside our gorgeous 1940’s circus tent!
    Classic Cars, vintage performing groups The Satin Dollz, The Sweethearts, and The Honey Taps, as well as The Cabaret of Classics featuring Elvis, Marilyn Monroe, Lucy, Etta James, Sammy Davis Jr., and more! Vintage vendors, artists, and food trucks.
    Entrance ticket also includes 2 swing dancing lessons inside the tent.
    Get your tickets now and save $5 with coupon code “FiveAndDime” at checkout.
    https://www.facebook.com/events/180311223226869/

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