SwingDance.LA is the number one Google search result for “Los Angeles Swing Dancing”.  That’s why I encourage you to promote your Swing dance event here for free! Here are some ways for you to promote your swing event, band, lessons, or dance troupe on SwingDance.LA for FREE.


Simply post the information on my front page comment wall. No need to fill out a form!

You can leave a written description of your event or upload your event flyer in all its glory (not just a link, but the actual flyer!). This can have a great visual impact, and it’s just below the calendar, where a lot of people will be looking.

The Lindy Calendar Requirements

When you post, I’ll see your event and add it to the calendar if it’s appropriate. To be listed on the Lindy Calendar, your event must meet these conditions:

It must have Swing dancing!
I will make exceptions for Blues. Sorry, no Tango, Salsa, Ballroom, or West Coast Swing on this site. And I generally don’t post lessons or else it would get out of control quickly.

It needs to have a dance floor or space to dance.
I won’t post jazz concerts that don’t have space to dance. Dancing is the whole point. Any true swing dancer will say that playing swing music without providing space to dance is cruel. Some restaurants push this limit by not having a true dance floor. I will still post these if they push tables out of the way for dancers.

It needs to be in the greater Los Angeles or Orange County area.
If your event is out of town, I encourage you to post it on the comment walls. However, the calendar is only for local events.

There needs to be a website or Facebook page for me to link to. IMPORTANT!
The Lindy Calendar needs something to link to. Create a Facebook Event for your event if you don’t have a website.

If you have a special event, can work on a special promotion. Let me know what you have in mind. For example, the Hollywood Bowl offered SwingDance.LA readers a discount tickets to see Big Bad Voodoo Daddy. Leave a comment below to discuss.

Write an article for SwingDance.LA

I’m always looking for content! Talk to me in advance and we can work on an article about your event that would work on SwingDance.LA.

How you can help me

Because I am a swing dancer, I welcome free passes to your events! :-)

Also, I would tremendously appreciate it if you linked to on your site and mentioned it on your Facebook page and Twitter feed!

Thanks, Brian.

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Reader Comments

christopher burkhardt says:

Bop till you drop this Friday 2/16 at Don The Beachcomber!
Carl Sonny Leyland trio, Ashley Kingman & the talented singer Kay Marie combine to bring you the best in Boogie Woogie, Rockabilly & Swing music in the tiki palace in Huntington Beach.

It’s Rocka-Boogie Bop w/ Leyland, Kingman and Marie and it is a chance to dance, dine and/or drink with some of the best music in the land.

Full dance floor and free parking.


Seats at

And don’t forget JAMES INTVELD VALENTINE PARTY Wed. Feb. 14!