Swing Dancing in Los Angeles and Orange County

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THE LA/OC LINDY CALENDAR

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October 2021

SundayMondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFridaySaturday
     
FRIDAY OCT 1
MAIN STREET GARDEN GROVE DJ Dr. Nate at the Friday Night Cruise Car Show 4:30-8PM
Atomic Ballroom Swing Dance Social DJ 8:30-11:55PM
SATURDAY OCT 2
Swingtronic at the Airliner 8th year anniversary with Holy Crow Jazz Band! 8:15PM lesson, 9PM band, $15-$20 vax only
SUNDAY OCT 3
Vintage Lawn Party at Lionsgate Manor Holy Crow Jazz Band and Phil Crosby Jr.1-6PM $55
MONDAY OCT 4
TUESDAY OCT 5
Hangar 24 Irvine Ourdoor Swing dancing with live band 6-9PM, please tip the musicians and buy food and drinks
Canoga Park Elks Lodge Big Band Alumni 17-piece big band 11:30AM-1:30PM $15
WEDNESDAY OCT 6
THURSDAY OCT 7
Woman's Club of Orange Dan Delgado Quintet Pot Luck $20 7-11PM
Lindygroove LindyGroove&39s Phased Soft Opening with series lessons which include DJed practice with Melissa Marzigliano & Shana Worel No general admissio..
FRIDAY OCT 8
Atomic Ballroom Swing Dance Social DJ 8:30-11:55PM
Main Street Garden Grove Car show with live band and dancing (may not always be Swing) 6-8PM FREE
SATURDAY OCT 9
Lakewood Center Mall Big Sandy and his Fly-Rite Boys 8-9:30PM FREE!
SUNDAY OCT 10
The Mayflower FREE DJ Social Dance 6-8pm and complimentary lesson at 5:30PM! Proof of vaccination req'd. Full Bar!
MONDAY OCT 11
TUESDAY OCT 12
Atomic Ballroom Jim Ziegler's Swingsations! 8:30-11:30PM $20 mask and vax only
Hangar 24 Irvine Ourdoor Swing dancing with live band 6-9PM, please tip the musicians and buy food and drinks
Canoga Park Elks Lodge Big Band Alumni 17-piece big band 11:30AM-1:30PM $15
WEDNESDAY OCT 13
THURSDAY OCT 14
Downtown Disney The Jazz Cartel 6:30-9:30PM sets half past the hour
Lindygroove LindyGroove&39s Phased Soft Opening with series lessons which include DJed practice with Kelly Young & Augie Freeman No general admission for ..
FRIDAY OCT 15
The Mayflower Club Crown City Bombers! 7:30-11PM $15 vax required
Secret Island Long Beach Jumpin' Joz 8PM $12-15
Atomic Ballroom Swing Dance Social DJ 8:30-11:55PM
Main Street Garden Grove Car show with live band and dancing (may not always be Swing) 6-8PM FREE
SATURDAY OCT 16
Metro Pointe at South Coast (OC) Jmpin' Joz 6:30-9:30PM FREE!
Godmother's San Pedro Bailey Dee with Dave Stuckey, Mando Dorame and more 8:30PM $20
PBDA Chester Whitmores opus One Swing Orchestra $20
SUNDAY OCT 17
Secret Island Long Beach The Satin Dollz 4PM $15-20
MONDAY OCT 18
TUESDAY OCT 19
Downtown Disney The Jazz Cartel 6:30-9:30PM sets half past the hour
Hangar 24 Irvine Ourdoor Swing dancing with live band 6-9PM, please tip the musicians and buy food and drinks
Canoga Park Elks Lodge Big Band Alumni 17-piece big band 11:30AM-1:30PM $15
WEDNESDAY OCT 20
THURSDAY OCT 21
Downtown Disney The Jazz Cartel 6:30-9:30PM sets half past the hour
Lindygroove LindyGroove&39s Phased Soft Opening with series lessons which include DJed practice. No general admission for October.
FRIDAY OCT 22
Atomic Ballroom Swing Dance Social DJ 8:30-11:55PM
Main Street Garden Grove Car show with live band and dancing (may not always be Swing) 6-8PM FREE
SATURDAY OCT 23
Fairfax Farmers Market California Feetwarmers! 4-6PM FREE!
SUNDAY OCT 24
The Mayflower Club Douglas Roegiers 7PM DJ, Douglas 8-9PM $15 door
Fairfax Farmers Market Dave Stucky, then Deke Dickerson! 3-6PM FREE
Duarte Elks Lodge Jonathan Stout and his Campus 5! 1-5PM $8 memebers, $15 non members
MONDAY OCT 25
TUESDAY OCT 26
Hangar 24 Irvine Ourdoor Swing dancing with live band 6-9PM, please tip the musicians and buy food and drinks
Canoga Park Elks Lodge Big Band Alumni 17-piece big band 11:30AM-1:30PM $15
WEDNESDAY OCT 27
THURSDAY OCT 28
Downtown Disney The Jazz Cartel 6:30-9:30PM sets half past the hour
Lindygroove LindyGroove&39s Phased Soft Opening with series lessons which include DJed practice. No general admission for October.
FRIDAY OCT 29
Shannon's on Pine (Long Beach) DJ Dr. Nate spinning Swing, 50s, 60s 7PM to midnight, no cover but please buy drinks
Cicada Club Tino Productions Dance Party 8:30PM $20 advance, $25 door
Atomic Ballroom Swing Dance Social DJ 8:30-11:55PM
Main Street Garden Grove Car show with live band and dancing (may not always be Swing) 6-8PM FREE
SATURDAY OCT 30
Teragram Ballroom DTLA Squirrel Nut Zippers! 7PM
Downtown Disney The Jazz Cartel 6:30-9:30PM sets half past the hour
Mayflower Club Steve Sayer's Soul-O-Ween Dance Party with lesson and costume contest 8PM-1AM $10 to $20 vax and mask required
PBDA Our halloween Dance (with Prizes For The Best Costumes In The Room) Douglas Roegiers & His Lucky 7 $20
Cicada Club Dean Mora and his Haunted Orchestra Halloween Party 8:30PM $40 advance, $50 door
SUNDAY OCT 31 HALLOWEEN
Cicada Club Lizzy and the Triggermen A Night of Sinful Swing 8:30PM $30 advance, $40 door
      


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  1. Society for the Preservation of Dixieland Jazz is proud to announce that Jonathan Stout and his Campus 5 will be our feature band, October 24, 2021, bands start playing at 1:00. We meet every 4th Sunday at Duarte Elks Lodge, 2436 Huntington Drive
    Duarte CA 91010. Door admission: Members $8/Nonmembers $15 (but it’s only $20 to become a member).

  2. The Mayflower Club, 11110 Victory Blvd, North Hollywood, the new “Detby” of the Valley. Come check it out this Sunday, October 24th, with Douglas Roegiers playing a 90-minute set from 7:30–9:00 pm. Come swing dance with us!

  3. Soul-O-Ween Dance Party! The best 50s and 60s Soul, R&B and Halloween music
    Sat, Oct 30, 2021, 8pm-1am
    Tickets: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/soul-o-ween-dance-party-tickets-175231190207

    Steve’s s Swinging Soul night is back!!! After over a year and a half since our last Soul night we are happy to bring it back with a very special Halloween edition at a new location in North Hollywood! Come for a fun night of dancing to the best 50s and 60s Soul, R&B and Halloween music! Monster Mash dance lesson, cheap drinks, costume contest and lots of great music and dancing.

    8pm Doors Open

    8:15pm Monster Mash line dance with Steve and Chanzie

    9pm-1am Social Dancing

    10:30pm Costume Contest (prizes for Best Overall Costume and Most Creative Costume)

    21 and over, costumes are optional but masks are mandatory. Proof of vaccination or negative Covid test within the last 72 hours is required*.

    *Covid safety protocols are subject to change depending on local LA County mandates

    $10 Early Bird tickets before Oct. 1st

    $15 After Oct. 1st

    $20 the day of/at the door

    *$10 for Mayflower Club Members (to become a Mayflower Club member is just $35 for a year membership and you will support the venue while receiving discount entry fees to Mayflower Club events.)

    Become a member here: https://mailchi.mp/mayflowerclub/individual_membership

    Tickets non refundable.

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The Lindy Calendar is curated by Brian Shim, Asi Lang, Jennifer Stockert, and Juliann Budimir as a service to the LA/OC swing dance community. While we take great care to find and enter the information on the calendar, we do not guarantee its accuracy. Please check with the venues themselves by consulting their website or Facebook Page, or by calling them directly before traveling to an event.

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