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Saturday, June 3rd – Swingin’ on Short

Swingin on Short!

Lexington’s annual street dance!

Saturday, June 3rd

BlairCFeaturing music by Blair Carmen & the Belleview Boys!  Playing great early 50’s rock ‘n’ roll!

o 7-8 pm, Swing Dance Lesson

o 8 -11 pm, Music and Dancing

o Dance contest during the band’s break

o Refreshments available on site

o Admission:  Free!

Location for this event:  Courthouse Plaza, corner of Short and Limestone Streets, downtown Lexington, KY.

Questions/more info:  contact Mike at 859-420-2426, info@luv2swingdance.com.

Swingin’ on Short is presented by by Lexington-Fayette Urban County Government (LFUCG) Parks & Recreation (P&R).  2017 marks the 16th year the Hepcats Swing Dance Club and Lexington Arthur Murray have proudly provided financial and other support for this free community event!

Location and Parking InfoSwingin’ on Short takes place near the Courthouse Plaza, corner of Short and Limestone Streets, downtown Lexington, KY (same location as last year).

Parking is available on the streets adjacent to the event site, plus in several parking lots located in the vicinity of the event.  Click here for a map of Downtown parking locations.

Swing Dance Practice Session – Next date TBA

Swing Dance Practice Session 
Next date TBA


Practice makes perfect!  Practice is one of the best ways to solidify any Lindy Hop or Balboa material you may have learned.  These practice sessions are a chance toBal2 LHCouple5[1]practice, social dance, work on a new move……on a floating, smooth wooden dance floor.

While there is no dance lesson at this practice session, Mike & Mary are available to answer questions and provide tips & suggestions.

Location:  Arthur Murray Dance Studio, 1801 Alexandria Dr., Lexington, KY (in Gardenside, across from Kroger); click here for map and directions.

o Doors open 6:45 pm
o DJ Mike Richardson provides great music for Lindy Hop & Balboa, at a variety of tempos.

o Cost: $3 a person (exact change preferred, pay Mike or Mary at the DJ table).

Questions?  Don’t hesitate to contact Mike at info@Luv2SwingDance.com, or 859-420-2426.

Thanks, Mike & Mary