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CANCELLED: Arts, Culture & Fun: Dance Away the Night with Swing!

Friday, June 23, 2017

5:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.

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Please note: this event has been cancelled due to inclement weather.

Join us to celebrate Harlem’s most famous dance genre — The Lindy Hop! We will be swinging and hopping to some legendary Harlem Jazz greats and more. Be part of a Fun Family Summer Night of Dance to Pop, Soul, R&B, and Hip Hop to spice it up! 

Hosted in partnership with The Harlem Swing Dance Society, you’ll learn a few swing dance steps and then get the chance to practice those moves to live DJ music. Enjoy demonstrations, mingle, and have fun!

This event is free and open to the public. All are welcome! RSVPs encouraged.


Schedule of Activities

Open Dance: 5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Dance Lesson: 6:00 p.m. - 6:45 p.m.

Open Dance: 6:45 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.


RSVP encouraged:

Contact (212) 360-1430 or for more information regarding accessibility. Requests for special accommodations should be made by June 20.


Richard Rodgers Amphitheater in Marcus Garvey Park Accessible
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Event Organizer

Manhattan Borough Recreation

Contact Number

(212) 860-1380



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