Friday Night Blues on Yonge is normally the last Friday of each month.
Location: The Hive, 750 Yonge Street, Toronto, one block south of Bloor!
The night features a live blues band party and a beginner blues dance class.
Patrick Tevlin, Toronto blues musician & band leader.
Swing Toronto's Friday Night Blues on Yonge is usually held on the last Friday Night of each month at The Hive, 750 Yonge Street!
|Date & Location
||Beginner Blues Classes
Friday December 27
Friday Night Blues on Yonge 8pm to 1am at The Hive
Blues Dance beginner class 8pm to 9pm
No prior experience is needed, and there is no need to bring your own dance partners.
Holiday Blues Dance Party features the Mike Daley Blues Band!
9:10pm to 1am
|Party $10, $13 with the class, $8/$10 for full-time students.
For other upcoming blues dances see the Swing Schedule. Note the New Year's Eve Swing & Blues Ball, the Friday January 3 Friday Night Blues on Yonge with Bertie's Blues Crew, and the Friday January 24 Friday Night Blues on Yonge with the Patrick Tevlin Blues Band!
|Here are some views about blues dancing:
Campbell Miller (Austin)
David Madison (San Francisco)
Blues Dance Courses! Presented by Bees Knees Dance
at their Yonge & Bloor studio in Toronto and also presented by Brooke Filsinger!
Other Blues Dances in Toronto Friday Night Blues on 2nd Fridays, Blues & Swing
at the Imperial first Sundays of the month. There is also always
some music at Saturday Night Swing which is suitable for
Blues dancing. Saturday Night Swing is Toronto's most popular swing dance party
and features excellent live swing bands and beginner classes every Saturday night at Dovercourt
|Here are some videos of blues dancing
(note that these are mostly of performances and competitions which tend to
be more flashy than social blues dancing):
Campbell & Chris 2010
Nelle Blues Shout 09
ULHS (Ultimate Lindy Hop Showdown)
Dance finals competition in New Orleans, October 2010
|Calendars for major blues dance weekends
around North America and elsewhere:
There are also Lindy Hop weekends with great blues dancing
not listed in this calendar, such as the Ultimate Lindy Hop Showdown in New