April 2011

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Friday 1
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 Rock 'n' Roll Party Honoring Les Paul

Jeff Beck home page myspace page facebook page (rock)
and
Imelda May (rock, blues, rockabilly)

Special Guest (opening set):
Joel Paterson and The Modern Sounds myspace page youtube channel (blues, jazz, western swing)
The Cadillac Palace Theatre home page facebook page twitter stream youtube channel wordpress
151 W Randolph St
Chicago, IL (map)
Concert: 8:00pm-Midnight

SOLD OUT
Tickets: $52.50-$72.50 (main floor), $72.50 (loge), $42.50-$72.50 (dress circle), $42.50-$52.50 (balcony)

How High The Moon
Tiger Rag
Bye Bye Blues
Mockin' Bird Hill
Vaya Con Dios
Twenty Flight Rock
Shake Rattle & Roll
Walking In The Sand
Please Mr. Jailer
Rock Around the Clock
The Girl Can't Help It
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: 9:00pm-12:30am
No Cover (2 drink minimum encouraged)
Whitey Morgan and the 78's soundcloud sounds reverbnation artist profile (country, americana, southern rock)
In the SideBar @
Fitzgerald's Nightclub home page facebook page twitter stream
6615 Roosevelt Rd
Berwyn, IL (map)
Show: 9:30pm
Cover: $10
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
facebook event The Honeybees home page myspace page facebook group twitter stream (rockabilly, r&b, other) 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 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
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: 8:30pm-9:00pm
DJ: 9:00pm-11:30pm
No Cover
Saturday 2
facebook event Rock 'n' Roll Party Honoring Les Paul

Jeff Beck home page myspace page facebook page (rock)
and
Imelda May (rock, blues, rockabilly)

Special Guest (opening set):
Joel Paterson and The Modern Sounds myspace page youtube channel (blues, jazz, western swing)
The Cadillac Palace Theatre home page facebook page twitter stream youtube channel wordpress
151 W Randolph St
Chicago, IL (map)
Concert: 8:00pm-Midnight

Tickets: $52.50-$72.50 (main floor), $72.50 (loge), $42.50-$72.50 (dress circle), $42.50-$52.50 (balcony)

How High The Moon
Tiger Rag
Bye Bye Blues
Mockin' Bird Hill
Vaya Con Dios
Twenty Flight Rock
Shake Rattle & Roll
Walking In The Sand
Please Mr. Jailer
Rock Around the Clock
The Girl Can't Help It
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-1:00am
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-1:15am
Cover: $10
Show: 10:00pm-2:30am
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 (hustle)
DJ: 9:00pm-Midnight
Lesson: $5, Dance: $10 ($6 for members)
Sunday 3
Chicago Grandstand Big Band (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)
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)
Swingin' Sundays (west coast swing dancing) J W Holstein Saloon home page facebook page twitter stream
17385 Oak Park Ave
Tinley Park, IL (map)
Lessons: 7:00pm (beg west coast swing), 7:30pm (int/adv west coast swing)
DJ: 8:00pm-11:00pm
Cover: $5
Monday 4
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
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)
Tuesday 5
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)
facebook event Lesson: 8:30pm (balboa)
DJ: 9:30pm-12:30am
$5 donation at the door
Wednesday 6
New Beer's Eve wikipedia article
Swing Night (lindy hop, swing dancing)
Thomas Gunther Trio home page facebook page (swinging jazz)
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 Possum Hollow Boys facebook page (rockabilly, country, roots music) Simon's Tavern myspace page
5210 N Clark St
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 8:30pm-11:00am
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 7
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: The Devil Dogs home page myspace page (rockabilly)
Martyrs home page facebook page twitter stream
3855 N Lincoln Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 9:30pm-1:00am
Cover: $1 suggested donation
Friday 8
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
Max Raabe and Palast Orchester home page facebook page (cabaret, early jazz, ragtime, revue beau) Symphony Center home page
220 S Michigan Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
Concert: 8:00pm
Tickets: $30-$70
facebook event Little Frank and The Premiers home page myspace page (blues, r&b, experimental) Nick's Beer Garden home page facebook page
1516 N Milwaukee Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 9:00pm-12:30am
No Cover
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
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)
X Dance home page (west coast swing dancing) The Centre at North Park home page
10040 Addison Ave
Franklin Park, IL (map)
Lesson: 8:00pm (west coast swing)
DJ: 9:00pm-Midnight
Lesson and Dance: $10 ($8 for members), Dance only: $8 ($5 for members)
Saturday 9
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: 9:00pm-12:30am
No Cover (2 drink minimum encouraged)
facebook event facebook event The Crown Vics facebook page (1950's rock 'n roll)
The Devil Dogs home page myspace page (rockabilly)
The Horseshoe home page myspace page facebook page
4115 N Lincoln Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 9:00pm-1:30am
No Cover
Cash Box Kings home page myspace page (blues, roots music, americana) The Smoke Daddy home page facebook page twitter stream
1804 W Division St
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 10:00pm-1:00am
No Cover
The Hoyle Brothers home page myspace page facebook page youtube channel (country, 2-step, western swing) Nick's Beer Garden home page facebook page
1516 N Milwaukee Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 10:00pm-1:30am
No Cover
Show: 10:00pm-2:30am
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
Saturday Night Swing facebook group (lindy hop, swing dancing) First Evangelical Free Church home page
5255 N Ashland Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
Lesson: 8:00pm-8:30pm
DJ: 8:30pm-11:00pm
No Cover
Sunday 10
Chicago Skyliners Big Band (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 Shout Section Big Band home page facebook page (jazz, swing, funk) Willowbrook Ballroom home page facebook page
8900 Archer Ave
Willow Springs, IL (map)
Lesson: 6:30pm
Show: 7:30pm-10:30pm
Cover: $12 ($10 with student ID)
Rebel Hoedown (2-step) Rebel Bar and Grill home page twitter stream
3462 N Clark St
Chicago, IL (map)
DJs: 5:00pm-7:00pm
No Cover (the bar is open!)
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 11
facebook event Swing Nights at Fizz facebook page twitter stream (lindy hop, swing dancing)
Solomon Douglas facebook page (jazz, blues)
Fizz Bar and Grill home page facebook page twitter stream
3220 N Lincoln Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
DJs: 9:00pm-10:00pm
Show: 10:00pm-1:00am
Cover: $10
Tuesday 12
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 (balboa)
DJ: 9:30pm-12:30am
$5 donation at the door
Wednesday 13
Milt Trenier Tuscano's home page facebook page twitter stream
4926 River Rd
Schiller Park, IL (map)
Show: 8:30pm-11:00pm
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
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 14
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 15
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
Cash Box Kings home page myspace page (blues, roots music, americana) Buddy Guy's Legends home page
700 S Wabash Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 9:00pm-10:00pm

Opening for Michael Burks

Cover: $20
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
facebook event Northwest Chicago Swing Dancing! facebook group (swing dancing) Huntley Park District REC Center home page
12015 Mill St
Huntley, IL (map)
Lesson: 7:00pm-7:30pm
DJ: 7:30pm-9:00am
Cover: $5
facebook event Swing Night (lindy hop, swing dancing) Vini's of Lisle home page
4729 Main St
Lisle, IL (map)
Lesson: 8:30pm
DJ: 9:00pm-11:30pm
No Cover
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 16
Jolie Blonde et Les Bassettes home page (cajun) Park View Lutheran Church home page
3919 N Monticello Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 8:00pm-11:00pm
Lesson: between sets, if requested
Cover: $12 ($8 for CFMA members)
facebook event 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 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
facebook event 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
facebook event Saturday Swing!
Yoko Noge and The Jazz Me Blues Band home page (jazz & blues)
ARTango Center Chicago home page facebook group
4011 N Ravenswood Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 10:00pm-1:00am
Cover: $12
The Matthew Skoller Band (blues, roots music) Nick's Beer Garden home page facebook page
1516 N Milwaukee Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 10:00pm-1:30am
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
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 17
Illiana Club of Traditional Jazz home page (traditional jazz, ragtime, swing, big band) Presents:

facebook event Prohibition Orchestra of Chicago soundcloud sounds (big band 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!)
Jolie Blonde et Les Bassettes home page (cajun) Honky Tonk BBQ home page facebook page
1800 S Racine Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
Lesson: 4:00pm (zydeco)
Show: 4:30pm-7:00am
No Cover
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)
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 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-10:00pm
Cover: $10 (Lesson and DJ), $5 (DJ only)
Monday 18
Passover wikipedia article begins at sunset
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)
Tuesday 19
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 (1940's charleston)
DJ: 9:30pm-12:30am
$5 donation at the door
Wednesday 20
West End Jazz Band (sweet & hot jazz) Fitzgerald's Nightclub home page facebook page twitter stream
6615 Roosevelt Rd
Berwyn, IL (map)
Show: 7:30pm
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
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 21
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
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
facebook event 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 22
Earth Day wikipedia article
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
Show: 10:00pm-1:30am
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
Swing Night (lindy hop, swing dancing) Vini's of Lisle home page
4729 Main St
Lisle, IL (map)
Lesson: 8:30pm
DJ: 9:00pm-11:30pm
No Cover
X Dance home page (west coast swing dancing) The Centre at North Park home page
10040 Addison Ave
Franklin Park, IL (map)
Lesson: 8:00pm (west coast swing)
DJ: 9:00pm-Midnight
Lesson and Dance: $10 ($8 for members), Dance only: $8 ($5 for members)
Saturday 23
facebook event Outcast Jazz Band blogspot blog (big band swing) Willowbrook Ballroom home page facebook page
8900 Archer Ave
Willow Springs, IL (map)
Lesson: 7:30pm
Show: 8:30pm-Midnight
Cover: $12 ($10 with student ID)
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-2:30am
No Cover
the Mix home page facebook group (west coast swing dancing) Interclub Academy of Dance home page
7350 N Milwaukee Ave
Niles, IL (map)
Lessons: 8:00pm (2-step)
DJs: 9:00pm-Midnight
Cover: $8 (lesson: $5)
Sunday 24
Easter wikipedia article
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 25
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)
Tuesday 26
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 27
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 le Percolateur home page myspace page facebook page facebook group (jazz, blues, pop) Katerina's home page
1920 W Irving Park Rd
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 8:00pm-11:30pm
Cover: $7
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 28
facebook event Country Night in Berwyn facebook page

Cropduster myspace page facebook page reverbnation artist profile (country)
facebook event Country Doctors myspace page facebook page (country, roots music)
Lisa DeRosia and Lush Budgett home page myspace page (country, pop, roots music)
Fitzgerald's Nightclub home page facebook page twitter stream
6615 Roosevelt Rd
Berwyn, IL (map)
Show: 8:00pm-11:00pm
Cover: $5
facebook event Whitey Morgan and the 78's soundcloud sounds reverbnation artist profile (country, americana, southern rock)
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: 8:00pm-Midnight
No Cover
facebook event Rhythm Dragons home page myspace page facebook page youtube channel (rockabilly)
Heeby Jeebies home page facebook page (garagabilly)
The Horseshoe home page myspace page facebook page
4115 N Lincoln Ave
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 29
Arbor Day wikipedia article
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 Northwest Chicago Swing Dancing! facebook group (swing dancing)

Ocean Blue Big Band
Huntley Park District REC Center home page
12015 Mill St
Huntley, IL (map)
Lesson: 7:00pm-7:30pm
Show: 7:30pm-9:00pm
Cover: $5
facebook event Bluetopia home page facebook group twitter stream (blues dancing)

The Special 20's facebook page (blues, swing, rock n' roll)
American Tango Institute home page
325 N Hoyne Ave
Chicago, IL (map)
Lesson: 8:00pm-9:00pm (blues dance)
Live Music & Dancing: 9:30pm-Midnight
DJs: Midnight-2:00am
Cover: $10
facebook event 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: 8:30pm-Midnight
No Cover
facebook event Joel Paterson myspace page youtube channel (guitar)
Jimmy Sutton and his Rock 'n' Roll Guitar home page (rockabilly, r&b, blues)
Big Joe Louis(UK)
The Smoke Daddy home page facebook page twitter stream
1804 W Division St
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 9:30pm-12:30am
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-1:30am
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
Swing Night (lindy hop, swing dancing) Vini's of Lisle home page
4729 Main St
Lisle, IL (map)
Lesson: 8:30pm
DJ: 9:00pm-11:30pm
No Cover
Saturday 30
facebook event facebook event Galaxie Nite (lindy hop, swing dancing)

The Sons of Susan facebook page twitter stream (roots music, blues, western swing)
Chicago Dance home page facebook page twitter stream youtube channel wordpress blog
3660 W Irving Park Rd
Chicago, IL (map)
Show: 9:00pm-12:30am
Cover: $15
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: 9:00pm-12:30am
No Cover (2 drink minimum encouraged)
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
DePaul Swing Society facebook group twitter stream (lindy hop, swing dancing)

Spring Fling
John R Cortelyou Commons home page
2324 N Fremont St
Chicago, IL (map)
DJ: 7:00pm-10:00pm
Cover: $8 ($5 Students with ID; $3 DePaul Swing Society Members)
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