October 20 - 26, 2014

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Monday 20
Swing Nights at Fizz facebook page facebook group twitter stream (lindy hop, swing dancing) Fizz Bar and Grill home page facebook page
3220 N Lincoln Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
Lesson: 8:00pm (swing)
DJs: 9:00pm-1:00am
Cover: $7 ($5 w/Student ID)
Tuesday 21
The Fat Babies home page (1920s & 1930s jazz) The Green Mill home page facebook page
4802 N Broadway Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 9:00pm-1:00am
Cover: $6
Barb City Swing Connection home page facebook group (swing dancing) The House Cafe home page myspace page facebook page twitter stream
263 E Lincoln Hwy
Dekalb, IL (map)
Lesson: 7:00pm
DJ: 8:00pm-10:30pm
Cover: $5
Sweet Home Blues facebook group (blues dancing)

Grand Opening
Dolphin home page facebook page twitter stream
2200 N Ashland Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
Lesson: 8:00pm (musicality)
DJs: 9:30pm-11:00pm
Cover: $7 ($5 for students)
Wednesday 22
Jake Sanders (guitar, banjo)
& John Donatowicz (guitar, banjo)
Honky Tonk BBQ home page facebook page
1213 W 18th St
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 6:00pm-8:00pm
No Cover
Shout Section Big Band home page myspace page facebook page (jazz, swing, funk) Fitzgerald's Nightclub home page myspace page facebook page twitter stream
6615 Roosevelt Rd
Berwyn, IL (map)
Show: 7:30pm
Cover: $10 ($5 - 17 and under)
Wednesday Swings
with Carl and Karrie home page facebook page (lindy hop, swing dancing)
Esteban's home page
1550 N Route 59
Naperville, IL (map)
Lessons: 7:30pm-8:30pm
DJ: 8:30pm-11:30pm
Cover: $7
West Coast Wednesday home page facebook page facebook group (west coast swing dancing) Galway Bar and Grill
12045 Roosevelt Rd
Elmhurst, IL (map)
Lessons: 7:00pm (beg west coast swing), 7:45pm (int west coast swing)
DJ: 8:30pm-11:00pm
Cover: $6 (Lessons: +$5 each)
Thursday 23
Bailey Dee and her Late Night Bait home page High-Hat Club home page facebook page twitter stream
1920 W Irving Park Rd
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 9:00pm-11:00pm
Cover: $5
The Alan Gresik Swing Shift Orchestra facebook page (big band swing & jazz) The Green Mill home page facebook page
4802 N Broadway Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 9:00pm-1:00am
Cover: $6
Friday 24
The Hoyle Brothers home page myspace page facebook page youtube channel (country, 2-step, western swing) The Empty Bottle home page facebook page
1035 N Western Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 5:30pm-7:30pm
No Cover
Pistol Pete home page (blues) Untitled home page facebook page twitter stream
111 W Kinzie St
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 8:00pm-11:00pm
No Cover
The Rhythm Rockets (jazz, rhythm & blues, swing) Pete Miller's home page
1557 Sherman Ave
Evanston, IL (map)
Show: 8:00pm-Midnight
No Cover
Grand Marquis Lillstreet Loft home page
4437 N Ravenswood Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
Lesson: 8:00pm
Show: 9:00pm-Midnight

suggested donation: $15

Global Dance Party

Chandelier Swingers home page facebook page (western swing)
The Myron R. Szold Music and Dance Hall home page
4545 N Lincoln Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
Lesson: 8:30pm (western swing)
Show: 9:00pm-11:00pm
Cover: $10
Joel Paterson and The Modern Sounds home page myspace page youtube channel (blues, jazz, western swing) High-Hat Club home page facebook page twitter stream
1920 W Irving Park Rd
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 9:00pm-11:00pm
Cover: $10
Speak Easy Swing (swing) The Palm Court facebook page @
The Drake Hotel home page
140 E Walton Pl
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 9:00pm-12:30am
No Cover (2 drink minimum encouraged)
Saturday 25
The Union Suits home page facebook page soundcloud sounds (country, americana) Honky Tonk BBQ home page facebook page
1213 W 18th St
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 7:30pm-10:00pm
No Cover
Experimental Aircraft Association Chapter 241 home page presents:

1940s Hanger Swing Dance (USO Fundraiser)

Lakes Area Swing Band
Dekalb Taylor Municipal Airport
3363 Pleasant St
Dekalb, IL (map)
Lesson: 7:30pm
Live Music & Dancing: 8:30pm-11:30pm
Suggested Donation: $12
The Rhythm Rockets (jazz, rhythm & blues, swing) Pete Miller's home page
1557 Sherman Ave
Evanston, IL (map)
Show: 8:00pm-Midnight
No Cover
Be Bop Battlin Ball (jive, bop, stroll)
and Killer Diller Record Hop (jive, jitterbug, stroll, bop) Present:

The Uptown Savages (r&b, big beat, rockabilly)
Barbara Clifford home page facebook page twitter stream (rock 'n' roll, rockabilly, hillbilly, r&b, country swing)
Them Guilty Aces facebook page reverbnation artist profile twitter stream (rock 'n' roll)
The Bar 10 Doors home page facebook page
1259 W Taylor St, Chicago, IL (map)
8:30pm-2:30am
Cover: $10
Lonesome Shack home page facebook page twitter stream (blues)
Soda Gardocki facebook page reverbnation artist profile (country, swamp, outlaw)
Me and the Devil myspace page facebook page blogspot blog (honky tonk blues)
Brauer House Restaurant home page facebook page twitter stream
1000 N Rohlwing Rd
Lombard, IL (map)
9:00pm
Cover: $8 ($5 in advance)
Dan Whitaker and the Shinebenders facebook page (country) The Smoke Daddy home page facebook page twitter stream
1804 W Division St
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 9:00pm-Midnight
No Cover
DePaul Swing Society facebook group twitter stream (lindy hop, swing dancing)

Halloween Dance
John R Cortelyou Commons home page
2324 N Fremont St
Chicago, IL (map)
DJs: 7:00pm-10:00pm
Cover: $8 ($5 Students with ID; $3 DePaul Swing Society Members)
Chicago Swing Dance Society home page facebook group (lindy hop, swing dancing)

Java Jive (lindy hop, swing dancing)
Ida Noyes Hall
1212 E 59th St
Chicago, IL (map)
Lesson: 8:00pm-9:00pm
DJs: 9:00pm-11:30pm
No Cover
Chicago Jitterbug Club home page (jitterbug, swing dancing) Elks Lodge (No. 1596) home page
4428 Midlothian Tpke
Crestwood, IL (map)
8:00pm-11:30pm
Donation: $8 ($5 for members)
Sunday 26
Swing Dance Halloween Bash

The Starfall Orchestra home page facebook page (big band swing)
Durty Nellie's home page facebook page
180 N Smith St, Palatine, IL (map)
Lesson: 5:00pm
Show: 6:00pm-9:00pm
Cover: $10 ($5 with student ID)
John Burnett Orchestra (big band swing) Fitzgerald's Nightclub home page myspace page facebook page twitter stream
6615 Roosevelt Rd
Berwyn, IL (map)
Show: 6:00pm-9:30pm
Cover: $10 ($5 - 17 and under)
The Fat Babies home page (1920s & 1930s jazz) Honky Tonk BBQ home page facebook page
1213 W 18th St
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 8:00pm-11:00pm
No Cover
SOS! (Swing On Sundays) facebook page (west coast swing dancing) May I Have This Dance home page facebook page
5246 N Elston Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
Lesson: 6:00pm (hustle)
Lesson: 6:30pm (west coast swing)
DJ: 7:00pm-9:00pm
Cover: $10 (Lesson and DJ), $7 (DJ only)
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