April Events

Here is the link to our full Calendar of Events!

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Thursday April 19th at 8 pm
Flamenco guitar, song and dance fuse with Middle Eastern vibes at the emblematic Mercury Cafe in Denver! Santa Fe guitarist Joaquin Gallegos teams up with singer Meagan Chandler, belly dancer Sonia Burns, and flamenco dancer Mia Angela de Lourdes in a journey of music and dance not to be missed! $15 cover, to make reservations call (303)294-9258



Swing Nights is proud to host Jamin Jackson for a Lindy Hop Weekend Workshop in Denver, CO this April 2018! The world renowned Jamin Jackson is a professional Lindy Hop dancer, entrepreneur and coach. He founded the online school Street Smart Swing and has empowered dancers for over 26 years globally. He is known for his focus on principles, a positive charismatic style, and his ability to help people cultivate a positive mental attitude in their personal development as human beings.

Our Workshop has an open level student day (Sat), an advanced & Int + student day (Sun), and The Big Bash on Saturday night. Dress to impress at The Big Bash featuring Denver’s premier vintage jazz band Joe Smith & the Spicy Pickles! You may want to toss your hat into the ring too for the Big Bash Bounce (our Luck of the Draw contest) or the Big Bash Battle (our Strictly dance contest). Please join us for this exciting weekend!

Saturday, April 21st (at the Mercury Cafe)

11:00-12:00 Jamin’s Method, Module 1
12:00-1:00 Jamin’s Method, Module 2
1:00-2:00 LUNCH
2:00-3:00 Musicality
3:00-4:00 The Road to Mastery

THE BIG BASH featuring Joe Smith & the Spicy Pickles!
(at the Mercury Cafe)
7:00 DJ music
8:00 Joe Smith and the Spicy Pickles Begin & Contest Registration Closes
9:00 The Big Bash Bounce (Luck of the Draw) Pre-lims
9:15 The Big Bash Battle (Strictly) Pre-lims
9:30 Joe Smith and the Spicy Pickles
10:30 The Big Bash Bounce Finals
10:45 The Big Bash Battle Finals
11:45 Contest Results Announced!
11:00-1 Late Night Dancing

Sunday, April 22nd (at the Mercury Cafe)

11:00-12:00 Jamin’s Method, Module 3
12:00-1:00 Momentum & Movement
1:00-2:00 LUNCH
2:00-3:00 Dancing Outside the Box
3:00-4:00 Creativity and Staying Humble

Here are the level requirements for signing up for the ADVANCED & INT + day: You practice regularly, You’re consistently looking for ways to improve your dancing, You travel for dance or would like to, You’ve solved the “problem” of 6 ct vs. 8 ct (and beyond!) and seamlessly blend them all, You can dance comfortably at 180 bpm and above, You’ve Level Tested into the stratosphere at major Lindy Hop events, You have a positive attitude toward dancers of all levels, Your non-dance friends wonder where you’ve gone off to!

$85 Open Level Day (Sat) AND The Big Bash
$85 Advanced & Int + Day (Sun) AND The Big Bash
$110 for the ENTIRE weekend (Sat, Sun, and the Big Bash)

DAY OF prices: $125/$100/$100

$20 Admission to The Big Bash ONLY (pay at the door)
$10 Big Bash Battle (Strictly) Contest Entry Fee, per individual
$5 Big Bash Bounce (Luck of the Draw) Contest Entry Fee, per individual


Natural Tango Festival
The Last Stop

April 26th-29th
Tickets and Complete List of Events Here!

African Film Series
Sunday April 22nd
2 pm, donation

Stories, Stories Bring Your Stories
Hosted by Ed Ward
Tuesday April 24th 7 pm, free
Call for Reservations at 303-294-9258

The Ricky Earl Band & Cherise
Blues Dance & Lessons

Tuesday April 24th
Intermediate Class 7 pm $7
Beginners Class 8 pm $5
Dance at 8:30 pm $10

Check our Calendar Here for a Complete Listing of Events.
We serve BRUNCH!
9 am-3 pm on Saturdays & Sundays!
Live music every Sunday starts around 10 am. 
Our two large dining rooms are great for large groups!
Call for Reservations, 303-294-9258.

Monthly Events

Tuesday Nights Blues
7 pm Intermediate Class $5
8 pm Beginners $5
Dance 8:30 pm, $8 ($10 w/ Live Band)

Flash Bomb Fiction
Tuesday April 17th at 7:30 pm

Wednesday Nights Open Stage
for Musicians, Comics & Magicians
9 pm, free, sign up with Host

Wednesday Nights West Coast Swing
Check calendar for details here!

Thursday Nights Swing
6 pm Beginning Lindy
7 pm Intermediate
($30/month or $10 drop-in)
8 pm Swing Dance. $8
Swing Dance w/ Live Band $10

Friday Nights Open Poetry Reading
10 pm, free

Stories Stories, Bring Your Stories
Hosted by Ed Ward
Tuesday April 24th, 7 pm

Community Yoga Saturdays
10 am, by donation

Tibetan Meditation Sundays
9:30 am

Sunday Night Swing
Classes at 5:30 & 6:30 pm
Dance with Live Band at 8 pm
$10 includes classes
Check the calendar for classes & Bands!
For questions and details check out 23Skidoo.

Sunday Night Poetry Slam
8 pm, $5
Jam before the Slam at 7 pm, free.
Youth Slam every 2nd Sunday

Don’t forget that we we love hosting Weddings, Receptions, Birthdays, Private Parties, and Events of all kinds. For more information check us out on Wedding Wire or on our Website.
Call Marilyn for more information, or to set up a meeting at 303-294-9258.

We serve organic & Locally Sourced Food.
Come Dance with us!