February 2011

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Tuesday 1
Open Mic
hosted by: Susie Gomez myspace page (swing, r&b, rockabilly)
Phyllis' Musical Inn
1800 W Division St
Chicago, IL (map)
may be CANCELLED due to weather.

8:00pm-10:00pm
No Cover
facebook event Tuesdays Swing! (lindy hop, swing dancing)
Galaxie Chicago home page facebook page facebook group blogspot blog twitter stream (lindy hop, swing dancing)
Black Rock Pub and Kitchen home page
3614 N Damen Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
may be CANCELLED due to weather.

Lesson: 8:30pm
DJ: 9:30pm-12:30am
$5 donation at the door
Wednesday 2
Groundhog Day wikipedia article
facebook event The Flat Cats (swinging jazz and blues) Alhambra Palace home page
1240 W Randolph St
Chicago, IL (map)
CLOSED due to weather.

Lesson: 8:00pm
Show: 9:00pm-Midnight
Cover: $10
The Western Elstons (country, rockabilly, western swing) Simon's Tavern myspace page
5210 N Clark St
Chicago, IL (map)
CANCELLED TONIGHT due to weather.

Show: 8:30pm-11:00pm
No Cover
Swing Night (lindy hop, swing dancing) Esteban's home page
1550 N Route 59
Naperville, IL (map)
reportedly open with a DJ instead of a band.

Lessons: 7:30pm-8:30pm
DJ: 8:30pm-11:30pm
Cover: $5
facebook event West Coast Wednesday home page facebook page facebook group (west coast swing dancing) Galway Bar and Grill
12045 Roosevelt Rd
Elmhurst, IL (map)
CANCELLED due to weather.

Lessons: 7:00pm (beg west coast swing), 7:45pm (int west coast swing)
DJ: 8:30pm-11:00pm
Cover: $5 (plus $5 per lesson)
Thursday 3
Chinese New Year wikipedia article
facebook event Big Band Battle 2011:

Shout Section Big Band home page facebook page (jazz, swing, funk)
vs.
John Burnett Orchestra (big band swing)

the evening begins with a performance by RBHS Jass Students
Riverside-Brookfield Township High School home page
160 Ridgewood Rd
Riverside, IL (map)
7:00pm
Cover: $10, ($5 students with ID)
The Radiators (new orleans rock 'n roll) Last Round Up (Farewell Tour) Fitzgerald's Nightclub home page facebook page twitter stream
6615 Roosevelt Rd
Berwyn, IL (map)
Show: 9:00pm
Cover: $25
Urban Hog Wranglers (western swing) The Smoke Daddy home page facebook page twitter stream
1804 W Division St
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 9:00pm-Midnight
No Cover
The Alan Gresik Swing Shift Orchestra home page 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
Big C Jamboree home page facebook page
Host Band: Chicago Blues Angels home page myspace page facebook page (blues, rockabilly, r&b)
Martyrs home page facebook page twitter stream
3855 N Lincoln Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 9:30pm-1:00am
Cover: $1 suggested donation
Friday 4
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
facebook event Big Beat Jivin' Jamboree (1950's Rock & Roll Dance Party)
The Crown Vics facebook page (1950's rock 'n roll)
CityGate Grille home page facebook page
2020 Calamos Court
Naperville, IL (map)
Show: 8:30pm-11:30pm
No Cover
The Radiators (new orleans rock 'n roll) Last Round Up (Farewell Tour) Fitzgerald's Nightclub home page facebook page twitter stream
6615 Roosevelt Rd
Berwyn, IL (map)
Show: 9:00pm
Cover: $25
The Lawrence Peters Outfit home page facebook page twitter stream (country) Honky Tonk BBQ home page facebook page
1800 S Racine Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 10:00pm-12:30am
No Cover
The Sons of Susan facebook page twitter stream (roots music, blues, western swing) Duke's Hideaway home page facebook page twitter stream
6920 N Glenwood Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 10:00pm-1:00am
No Cover
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: 10:00pm-1:00am
No Cover
Deep Chicago Rhythm Owls (american roots music) The California Clipper home page facebook page twitter stream
1002 N California Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 10:00pm-1:30am
No Cover
facebook event Chicago Swing Dance Society home page facebook 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
DJ: 9:00pm-11:30pm
No Cover
facebook event First Fridays - Swingin' at the Studio (lindy hop, swing dancing) Big City Swing home page facebook page
1012 W Randolph St
Chicago, IL (map)
Lesson: 8:00pm-8:45pm
Dancing: 8:45pm-Midnight
Cost: $10
Saturday 5
Chicago Winter Dance home page Pritzker Pavilion @
Millennium Park home page
201 E Randolph St
Chicago, IL (map)
begins
The Radiators (new orleans rock 'n roll) Last Round Up (Farewell Tour) Fitzgerald's Nightclub home page facebook page twitter stream
6615 Roosevelt Rd
Berwyn, IL (map)
Show: 9:00pm
Cover: $25
Petra van Nuis home page (1920s & 1930s jazz) The Walnut SpeakEasy home page facebook page
214 Walnut Ave
Elgin, IL (map)
Show: 9:00pm-1:00am
No Cover
The Rhythm Rockets facebook page twitter stream youtube channel (jazz, rhythm & blues, swing) Katerina's home page
1920 W Irving Park Rd
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 10:00pm-1:30am
Cover: $10
Sarah and The Tall Boys home page myspace page facebook page facebook page youtube channel twitter stream (blues, country, folk rock) Honky Tonk BBQ home page facebook page
1800 S Racine Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 10:00pm-1:30am
No Cover
Josh Kalmus (acoustic blues) The California Clipper home page facebook page twitter stream
1002 N California Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 10:00pm-2:30am
No Cover
facebook event Chicago Rebels Swing Dance Club home page facebook page (west coast swing dancing) The Centre at North Park home page
10040 Addison Ave
Franklin Park, IL (map)
Doors Open: 7:30pm
Lesson: 8:00pm (country two step)
DJ: 9:00pm-Midnight
Lesson: $5, Dance: $10 ($6 for members)
Sunday 6
Super Bowl Sunday wikipedia article
facebook event 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), $5 (DJ only)
Monday 7
facebook event Outcast Jazz Band blogspot blog (big band swing) Hackney's Palos Park home page
9550 W 123rd St
Palos Park, IL (map)
Show: 8:30pm-10:30pm
No Cover
facebook event The Modern Sounds myspace page youtube channel (blues, jazz, western swing) Webster's Wine Bar home page facebook page twitter stream
1480 W Webster Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
9:00pm-Midnight
No Cover
Swing Nights at Fizz facebook page twitter stream (lindy hop, swing dancing) Fizz Bar and Grill home page facebook page twitter stream
3220 N Lincoln Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
DJs: 9:00pm-1:00am
Cover: $7 ($5 w/Student ID), $5 ($3 w/Student ID) before 10:00pm
Tuesday 8
Open Mic
hosted by: Susie Gomez myspace page (swing, r&b, rockabilly)
Phyllis' Musical Inn
1800 W Division St
Chicago, IL (map)
8:00pm-10:00pm
No Cover
facebook event Dark Tonight Black Rock Pub and Kitchen home page
3614 N Damen Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
CLOSED for renovations, remodeling, refinishing, or somesuch.
Wednesday 9
facebook event The Flat Cats (swinging jazz and blues) Alhambra Palace home page
1240 W Randolph St
Chicago, IL (map)
Lesson: 8:00pm
Show: 9:00pm-Midnight
Cover: $10
Swing Night (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: $5
facebook event 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: $5 (plus $5 per lesson)
Thursday 10
Urban Hog Wranglers (western swing) The Smoke Daddy home page facebook page twitter stream
1804 W Division St
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 9:00pm-Midnight
No Cover
The Alan Gresik Swing Shift Orchestra home page 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 11
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
The Rhythm Rockets facebook page twitter stream youtube channel (jazz, rhythm & blues, swing) CityGate Grille home page facebook page
2020 Calamos Court
Naperville, IL (map)
Show: 8:00pm-Midnight
No Cover
facebook event le Percolateur home page myspace page facebook page facebook group (jazz, blues, pop) Salt Creek Wine Bar home page
8900 Fairview Ave
Brookfield, IL (map)
Show: 8:30pm-11:30pm
No Cover
James Hunter home page myspace page youtube channel (blues, r&b, soul)
facebook event The Modern Sounds myspace page youtube channel (blues, jazz, western swing)
Fitzgerald's Nightclub home page facebook page twitter stream
6615 Roosevelt Rd
Berwyn, IL (map)
9:00pm
Cover: $20
facebook event Country Doctors myspace page facebook page (country, roots music) Honky Tonk BBQ home page facebook page
1800 S Racine Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 10:00pm-1:00am
No Cover
Deep Chicago Rhythm Owls (american roots music) The California Clipper home page facebook page twitter stream
1002 N California Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 10:00pm-1:30am
No Cover
facebook event CodeBLUE home page facebook group (blues dancing, lindy hop) Rumble Arts Center home page
3413 W North Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
DJs: 9:00pm-1:00am
Cover: $7 ($5 with Student ID)
Saturday 12
Lincoln's Birthday wikipedia article
Shout Section Big Band home page facebook page (jazz, swing, funk) House of Hughes home page
14300 Cicero Ave
Crestwood, IL (map)
6:00pm-9:30pm
Cover: $40 (dinner and dancing - reservations required)
Chicago Blues Angels home page myspace page facebook page (blues, rockabilly, r&b) Honky Tonk BBQ home page facebook page
1800 S Racine Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 10:00pm-1:00am
No Cover
Show: 10:00pm-2:30am
DePaul Swing Society facebook group twitter stream (lindy hop, swing dancing)
Sweetheart Swing Ball
John R Cortelyou Commons home page
2324 N Fremont St
Chicago, IL (map)
7:00pm-10:00pm
Cover: $7 ($5 Students with ID; $3 DePaul Swing Society Members)
Sunday 13
facebook event Chicago Winter Dance home page
The Flat Cats (swinging jazz and blues)
Pritzker Pavilion @
Millennium Park home page
201 E Randolph St
Chicago, IL (map)
Session I:
Doors open: 12:30pm
Free dance lesson: 1:00pm-2:00pm
Live music and dancing: 2:00pm-3:30pm

Session II:
Doors open: 4:30pm
Free dance lesson: 5:00pm-6:00pm
Live music and dancing: 6:00pm-7:30pm

Note: Due to space constraints only 200 people are allowed inside at one time. As people leave, others who may be waiting are then permitted to enter.

No Cover
facebook event Outcast Jazz Band blogspot blog (big band swing) Willowbrook Ballroom home page facebook page
8900 Archer Ave
Willow Springs, IL (map)
Lesson: 6:30pm
Show: 7:30pm-12:30am
Cover: $14
facebook event Northwestern Swing Dance Syndicate facebook page (lindy hop, swing dancing)
Weekly Dance
Ryan Auditorium @
Technological Institute
2145 N Sheridan Rd
Evanston, IL (map)
DJ: 8:30pm-10:30pm
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), $5 (DJ only)
Monday 14
Valentine's Day wikipedia article
Free Rockabilly Round Up
The Fabulous Miss Wendy home page myspace page facebook page twitter stream (punk, rock) (doing an acoustic rockabilly set)
Nothing to Gain myspace page facebook page (psychobilly, punk, rockabilly)
The UgLy myspace page (psychobilly, punk, thrash)
Bat Masterson Band home page myspace page (psychodelic, rock, soul)
Reggie's Music Joint home page
2105 S State St
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 9:00pm-12:30am

No Cover
Swing Nights at Fizz facebook page twitter stream (lindy hop, swing dancing) Fizz Bar and Grill home page facebook page twitter stream
3220 N Lincoln Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
DJs: 9:00pm-1:00am
Cover: $7 ($5 w/Student ID), $5 ($3 w/Student ID) before 10:00pm
Tuesday 15
Open Mic
hosted by: Susie Gomez myspace page (swing, r&b, rockabilly)
Phyllis' Musical Inn
1800 W Division St
Chicago, IL (map)
8:00pm-10:00pm
No Cover
facebook event Tuesdays Swing! (lindy hop, swing dancing)
Galaxie Chicago home page facebook page facebook group blogspot blog twitter stream (lindy hop, swing dancing)
Black Rock Pub and Kitchen home page
3614 N Damen Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
Lesson: 8:30pm
DJ: 9:30pm-12:30am
$5 donation at the door
Wednesday 16
Swing Night (lindy hop, swing dancing)
Air Mail Special myspace page (blues, jazz, swing)
Esteban's home page
1550 N Route 59
Naperville, IL (map)
Lessons: 7:30pm-8:30pm
Show: 8:30pm-11:30pm
Cover: $10
facebook event The Flat Cats (swinging jazz and blues) Alhambra Palace home page
1240 W Randolph St
Chicago, IL (map)
Lesson: 8:00pm
Show: 9:00pm-Midnight
Cover: $10
The Western Elstons (country, rockabilly, western swing) Simon's Tavern myspace page
5210 N Clark St
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 8:30pm-11:00pm
No Cover
facebook event 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: $5 (plus $5 per lesson)
Thursday 17
Petra's Recession Seven home page (1920s & 1930s jazz) Katerina's home page
1920 W Irving Park Rd
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 8:30pm-Midnight
Cover: $10
facebook event Buckwheat Zydeco home page myspace page facebook page youtube channel (zydeco, blues, roots music) The Montrose Room @
InterContinental Hotel (O'Hare) home page facebook page twitter stream
5300 N River Rd
Rosemont, IL (map)
Show: 8:30pm
Cover: $20 General Admission ($25 VIP Seating)
The Alan Gresik Swing Shift Orchestra home page 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
Killer Diller Record Hop facebook group (jive, jitterbug, stroll, bop) Simone's Bar home page facebook page twitter stream
960 W 18th St
Chicago, IL (map)
DJs: 9:30pm-1:30am
No Cover
Friday 18
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-8:30pm
No Cover
facebook event The Flat Cats (swinging jazz and blues) The Palm Court facebook page @
The Drake Hotel home page
140 E Walton Pl
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 8:30pm-10:30pm
No Cover (2 drink minimum requested)
Sarah and The Tall Boys home page myspace page facebook page facebook page youtube channel twitter stream (blues, country, folk rock) The California Clipper home page facebook page twitter stream
1002 N California Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 10:00pm-1:30am
No Cover
Northwest Chicago Swing Dancing! facebook group (swing dancing) Huntley Park District REC Center home page
12015 Mill St
Huntley, IL (map)
DJ: 7:00pm-9:30am
Cover: $5
East meets West (swing dancing, lindy hop, west coast swing dancing, hustle) Heart and Sole Dance home page facebook page
7038 183rd St
Tinley Park, IL (map)
Lesson: 8:15pm
DJ: 8:45pm-10:45pm
Cover: $10
Saturday 19
facebook event Chicago Winter Dance home page
The Fat Babies myspace page (1920s & 1930s jazz)
Pritzker Pavilion @
Millennium Park home page
201 E Randolph St
Chicago, IL (map)
Session I:
Doors open: 12:30pm
Free dance lesson (charleston): 1:00pm-2:00pm
Live music and dancing: 2:00pm-3:30pm

Session II:
Doors open: 4:30pm
Free dance lesson (charleston): 5:00pm-6:00pm
Live music and dancing: 6:00pm-7:30pm

Note: Due to space constraints only 200 people are allowed inside at one time. As people leave, others who may be waiting are then permitted to enter.

No Cover
Long Gone Lonesome Boys (country, bluegrass, alternative) Honky Tonk BBQ home page facebook page
1800 S Racine Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 6:30pm-9:30am
No Cover
The Special 20's facebook page (blues, swing, rock n' roll) CityGate Grille home page facebook page
2020 Calamos Court
Naperville, IL (map)
Show: 8:00pm-Midnight
No Cover
facebook event Saturday Swing!
Erwin Helfer (boogie woogie & blues)
ARTango Center Chicago home page facebook group
4011 N Ravenswood Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 9:00pm-1:00am
Cover: $12
facebook event The Sons of Susan facebook page twitter stream (roots music, blues, western swing) Honky Tonk BBQ home page facebook page
1800 S Racine Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 10:00pm-1:00am
No Cover
Dan Whitaker and the Shinebenders facebook page (country) The California Clipper home page facebook page twitter stream
1002 N California Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 10:00pm-2:30am
No Cover
facebook event Chicago Rebels Swing Dance Club home page facebook page (west coast swing dancing) The Centre at North Park home page
10040 Addison Ave
Franklin Park, IL (map)
Doors Open: 7:30pm
Lesson: 8:00pm (west coast swing)
DJ: 9:00pm-Midnight
Lesson: $5, Dance: $10 ($6 for members)
Sunday 20
Rob Parton Big Band home page (big band jazz) Fitzgerald's Nightclub home page facebook page twitter stream
6615 Roosevelt Rd
Berwyn, IL (map)
Show: 6:00pm-9:30pm
Cover: $10 ($5 - 17 and under)
facebook event Swingin' Sundays (swing dancing, lindy hop) J W Holstein Saloon home page facebook page twitter stream
17385 Oak Park Ave
Tinley Park, IL (map)
Lessons: 7:00pm (beg swing), 7:30pm (int/adv swing)
DJ: 8:00pm-11:00pm
Cover: $5
facebook event Northwestern Swing Dance Syndicate facebook page (lindy hop, swing dancing)
Weekly Dance
Ryan Auditorium @
Technological Institute
2145 N Sheridan Rd
Evanston, IL (map)
DJ: 8:30pm-10:30pm
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), $5 (DJ only)
Monday 21
Washington's Birthday wikipedia article
Swing Nights at Fizz facebook page twitter stream (lindy hop, swing dancing) Fizz Bar and Grill home page facebook page twitter stream
3220 N Lincoln Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
DJs: 9:00pm-1:00am
Cover: $7 ($5 w/Student ID), $5 ($3 w/Student ID) before 10:00pm
Tuesday 22
Election Day wikipedia article Chicago Voter Info home page (plus links to area election agencies) (voter info for Chicago with links to info for Suburban Cook, DuPage, Lake, Kane, McHenry, & Will Counties)
facebook event Tuesdays Swing! (lindy hop, swing dancing)
Galaxie Chicago home page facebook page facebook group blogspot blog twitter stream (lindy hop, swing dancing)
The Fat Babies myspace page (1920s & 1930s jazz)
Black Rock Pub and Kitchen home page
3614 N Damen Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
Lesson: 8:30pm (1920's charleston)
Live Music & Dancing: 9:30pm-12:30am
$10 donation at the door
Wednesday 23
facebook event The Flat Cats (swinging jazz and blues) Alhambra Palace home page
1240 W Randolph St
Chicago, IL (map)
Lesson: 8:00pm
Show: 9:00pm-Midnight
Cover: $10
facebook event Johnny Cash Birthday Bash

Bruce Lamont
The Hoyle Brothers home page myspace page facebook page youtube channel (country, 2-step, western swing)
Scott Lucas & The Married Men
The Last Vegas
The Wabash Cannonballs myspace page facebook page (big beat, garage, rock)
DJ Jeremy Scheuch
Double Door home page facebook page twitter stream
1571 N Milwaukee Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 8:30pm-11:30pm
Cover: $8
Swing Night (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: $5
facebook event 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: $5 (plus $5 per lesson)
Thursday 24
facebook event facebook event Country Night in Berwyn facebook page

Sarah and The Tall Boys home page myspace page facebook page facebook page youtube channel twitter stream (blues, country, folk rock)
Country Doctors myspace page facebook page (country, roots music)
Kent Rose home page myspace page (country, rockabilly, blues)
Fitzgerald's Nightclub home page facebook page twitter stream
6615 Roosevelt Rd
Berwyn, IL (map)
Show: 8:00pm-11:00pm
Cover: $5
The Special 20's Half Chicken Special facebook page (blues) The Smoke Daddy home page facebook page twitter stream
1804 W Division St
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 9:00pm-Midnight
No Cover
The Alan Gresik Swing Shift Orchestra home page 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 25
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
The Crown Vics facebook page (1950's rock 'n roll) Salt Creek Wine Bar home page
8900 Fairview Ave
Brookfield, IL (map)
Show: 8:30pm-11:30pm
No Cover
The Blasters facebook page (blues, rockabilly)
James Intveld home page myspace page (americana, country, gospel)
Fitzgerald's Nightclub home page facebook page twitter stream
6615 Roosevelt Rd
Berwyn, IL (map)
Show: 9:00pm
Cover: $25
facebook event The Modern Sounds myspace page youtube channel (blues, jazz, western swing) The Smoke Daddy home page facebook page twitter stream
1804 W Division St
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 9:30pm-12:30am
No Cover
The Black Willoughbys home page facebook page (roots music, blues, americana) The California Clipper home page facebook page twitter stream
1002 N California Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 10:00pm-1:30am
No Cover
facebook event Frantic Friday (psychobilly, rockabilly, greaser music) Late Bar home page myspace page facebook page twitter stream
3534 W Belmont Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
DJs: 11:00pm-4:00am
No Cover
Chicago Swing Dance Society home page facebook 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
DJ: 9:00pm-11:30pm
No Cover
facebook event Bluetopia home page facebook group twitter stream (blues dancing) American Tango Institute home page
325 N Hoyne Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
Lesson: 8:00pm-9:00pm (blues dance)
DJs: 9:00pm-2:00am
Cover: $8
Saturday 26
The Del Moroccos facebook page facebook group (r&b, rock, rockabilly)
facebook event Joel Paterson and The Modern Sounds myspace page youtube channel (blues, jazz, western swing)
SPACE home page facebook page twitter stream youtube channel
1245 Chicago Ave
Evanston, IL (map)
Show: 8:00pm-11:00pm
Cover: $22 (reserved table seating), $15 (at the door), $12 (in advance)
facebook event The Flat Cats (swinging jazz and blues) The Palm Court facebook page @
The Drake Hotel home page
140 E Walton Pl
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 8:30pm-Midnight
No Cover (2 drink minimum requested)
The Blasters facebook page (blues, rockabilly)
Wayne 'The Train' Hancock home page myspace page facebook page "The King of Juke Joint Swing" (country, western swing, rockabilly)
Fitzgerald's Nightclub home page facebook page twitter stream
6615 Roosevelt Rd
Berwyn, IL (map)
Show: 9:00pm
Cover: $25
Rum Drum Ramblers facebook page reverbnation artist profile (string band, blues, country, roots music) In the SideBar @
Fitzgerald's Nightclub home page facebook page twitter stream
6615 Roosevelt Rd
Berwyn, IL (map)
Show: 9:00pm
No Cover
facebook event Cash Box Kings home page myspace page (blues, roots music, americana) Nick's Beer Garden home page facebook page
1516 N Milwaukee Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 10:00pm-1:30am
No Cover
Country Doctors myspace page facebook page (country, roots music) The California Clipper home page facebook page twitter stream
1002 N California Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 10:00pm-2:30am
No Cover
facebook event Viva Swings (swing dancing, jitterbug) Studio Viva home page facebook page
41 E Northwest Highway
Palatine, IL (map)
Lesson: 8:00pm
DJ: 9:00pm-Midnight
Cover: $10
Sunday 27
Chicago Winter Dance home page Pritzker Pavilion @
Millennium Park home page
201 E Randolph St
Chicago, IL (map)
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Illiana Club of Traditional Jazz home page (traditional jazz, ragtime, swing, big band) Presents:

West End Jazz Band (sweet & hot jazz)
Glendora House
10225 S Harlem Ave
Chicago Ridge, IL (map)
Show: 2:00pm-5:30pm
Cover: $17 at the door, $15 in advance (students with ID: free!)
John Burnett Orchestra (big band swing) Fitzgerald's Nightclub home page facebook page twitter stream
6615 Roosevelt Rd
Berwyn, IL (map)
Show: 6:00pm-9:30pm
Cover: $10 ($5 - 17 and under)
facebook event Bopology (jazz, swing, jump blues) Louis Room @
Norris University Center home page
1999 Campus Dr
Evanston, IL (map)
Lesson: 7:15pm
Show: 8:00pm-11:00pm
Cover: $7 ($5 for NU WildCard holders)
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), $5 (DJ only)
Monday 28
facebook event Swing Nights at Fizz facebook page twitter stream (lindy hop, swing dancing) Fizz Bar and Grill home page facebook page twitter stream
3220 N Lincoln Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
DJs: 9:00pm-1:00am
Cover: $7 ($5 w/Student ID), $5 ($3 w/Student ID) before 10:00pm
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