The Swing Era runs Seasonal Socials to bring together its community of dancers from all levels, courses and drop-ins.

Expect a real treat in terms of workshops, social dancing, music, performances, decoration and the occassional fancy dress competition. Our Seasonal Social are from and for our dance community and volunteers help with aspects of the organisation. Get in touch to get involved!



17/10/17 The Swing Era presents: Xmas Swing Dance


On the Sunday 17th December we’ll be having our annual Xmas swing dance. This is a great opportunity to start the festive season with your new and old swing dance friends. We’ve got a real treat in store for you!

– Live music
– Performances
– Tea and mince pies
– A 2-hour Shag workshop with Jim and Nicky from Swingbytes Dance who will be teaching you a fantastic Beginners 2 hour Shag Workshop before the tea dance!

The times are:

1-3pm Shag workshop

3-6pm Social Dance

Save the date & Book your tickets through the link.

£20 for 2-hour workshop & social (£35 for balanced couple)

£12 for the social only.

Note: If you have booked our Couple Xmas offer you don’t have to buy a ticket to this event, because it is included with your course. For more info, go to the course level pages.


Past Events

October 2017: Spookeasy. (Click on the image to go to the photos)