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

Saturday, October 7, 2017

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

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 Fall 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 indoor 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.


Contact (212) 360-1430 or for more information regarding accessibility. Requests for special accommodations should be made by October 4.


Pelham Fritz Recreation Center in Marcus Garvey Park Accessible
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Event Organizer

Manhattan Borough Recreation

Contact Number

(212) 860-1380



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