Promoting Swing Dancing
and Live Swing Music
in the Triangle Region

Events Calendar

Triangle Swing Dance Society compiles everyone’s events into one page.  The calendar includes swing-era dance events, and weekly West Coast Swing and blues dancing.

 

There are three calendars on this page:

  1. TSDS Dances
  2. Regular Area Dances
  3. Other Special Events

 

1. TSDS Dances

(Mostly 1st and 3rd Saturdays)
Past calendars: archive

Here

2017 Music Venue Instructors DJ
Jan 7
Cancelled for weather
(Mint Julep Jazz Band)
Murphey School Richard B. & Susan J. Ken
Hanson
Jan 21
Solomon Douglas Quintet Carrboro Century Ctr Laura Rose
Feb 4
Clark Stern and the Musical Rewards Murphey School Richard B. & Susan J. Doug
Nöel
Feb 18
The Low Down Sires Carrboro Century Ctr Richard B. & Susan J. Richard
Badu
Mar 4
Keenan McKenzie Jazz Band Murphey School Wesley Boz Laura
Windley
Mar 18
Ethan Uslan Carrboro Century Ctr Richard B. & Susan J. Laura
Lackey
Apr 1 Moonshine Rhythm Club Murphey School Wesley Boz Wesley
Boz
April 22 Second Line Stompers Carrboro Century Ctr Richard B. & Susan J. Moriah
Wood
April 29 Blue House Quintet Murphey School Doug N. & Hilary B. DJ
June 3rd Clark Stern and the Musical Rewards Murphey School DJ
July 15
Mint Julep Jazz Band Murphey School DJ
Aug. 5
Ethan Uslan Murphey School DJ
Aug 19
Michael Gamble and the Rhythm Serenaders Carrboro Century Ctr DJ
Sept 9
Blue House Quintet Murphey School DJ
Sept 30
Murphey School DJ
Oct 14
Low Down Sires Carrboro Century Ctr DJ
Nov 4
Brennen Ernst and the Roaming Tones Murphey School DJ
Nov 18
Mint Julep Jazz Band Carrboro Century Ctr DJ
Dec 2
next band Murphey School DJ
DJ

Please arrive by 6:45 p.m. to get through the door and be ready for the 7-8 p.m. beginner lesson.
TSDS dances’ live music goes from 8-11 p.m.
The beginner lesson is free with paid admission.
You don’t need to come with a dance partner!

 

Live Band Dance Pricing DJ Dance Pricing
Members/Students $8
Non-Members $12
Members/Students $7
Non-Members $10
Only cash or checks, please.
Group Discount – $2 discounts for groups of 10 or more: at least 48 hours before the dance, email your list of names  to tsds.nc@gmail.com.

 


 

2. Regular Area Dances

Sundays > Carolina Dance Club lesson & dance at the Raleigh Elks Lodge
Thursdays > Lindy Lab hosts a dance (& usually lesson) at Triangle Dance Studio, Durham facebook f_logo
Fridays > West Coast Swing party at Loafers, requires $20 annual club membership
Fridays Dance Blues Friday lesson and dance at Triangle Dance Studio, Durham facebook f_logo
Saturdays (1st & 3rd) > TSDS lesson and live music (see calendar #1 above) facebook f_logo
Saturdays (2nd & 4th) PSDS lesson and live music, Winston-Salem or Greensboro facebook f_logo
Saturdays (4th) > WCS at Southern Star Ballroom, Raleigh

 

3. Other Special Events

This calendar does not try to keep up with the local bands’ numerous club gigs. Be sure to follow your favorite bands via their websites and social media.

2017
April 15,’17 > Triangle Swing Taster Workshop  facebook f_logo
2018
Jan 26,’18 > TRBX Blues Exchange, Durham  facebook f_logo