Photo by Tony Bentivegna

Photo by Tony Bentivegna

Hey Swing Dancers!

SwingColumbus is a community-driven and volunteer-run collaboration of people dedicated to spreading the love of swing dance and lindy hop in Central Ohio. All organizers volunteer their time to run dances, teach workshops, DJ, maintain the web site, and communicate with the public about upcoming events.

Upcoming Events


1801146_10152715390976998_2112674737217790525_o Swingology School: December 2014 Crash Courses! (11/20/2014) - For the two non-holiday weeks in December, your local SwingColumbus instructors will provide special topics for you to whet your whistle and sink your teeth into new stylings and moves. When: Thursdays from  7:30-9:30 PM Where: Artisan Dance Studio: 4310 N High…
john_vermeulen_orchestra Nov 26 Swingin’ Wednesdays: LIVE BAND! (11/1/2014) - The John Vermeulen Swing Orchestra will be playing for us for our annual Swingin’ Wednesday Thanksgiving dance! The Thanksgiving Dance is a special time when many of our far flung SwingColumbus alums return to dance the night away. Reconnect with…
10712462_10152711264416998_6885439285392322421_o Swingology School: November 2014 (10/27/2014) - This month, lessons will be taught by Mark Calkins and Shannon Varner. These 3-week lesson series are held on Thursdays, running from November6 thru November 20. Big Apple Lesson Series: 7: 30 PM – 8:30 PM Mark Calkins and Shannon Varner will…
November  2014

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Regular Events

Swingin’ Wednesdays


Every Wednesday

Nyohs Buckeye Bar & Grill

Beginner lesson: 7:30 – 8:00 PM
DJ (or live band): 8:00 – 11:00 PM

$3 | $8 Live band night
Every 2nd Wednesday is free College ID night

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Swingology School*


Thursday Progressive Series

Artisan Dance Studio

First Session: 7:30 – 8:30 PM
Second Session: 8:30 – 9:30 PM

$45 | $40 Members
$15 first class only

Read this month’s curriculum!
* Special topics workshops are offered every July and December, and in May and August 2014.

Monthly Dance**


December 20, 2014

Downtown YWCA

Beginner lesson: 8:00 – 9:00 PM
DJ or live band: 9:00 – Midnight

$8 | $6 Students or Members
Live band night: Variable per band

Read our monthly dance policies!
** May and October are special event months. Please check out our May event, Cbus Lindy & Blues Exchange, and our October event, Rocktober Lindy Workshop Weekend.