We’re working on something truly special for next year!

We’ll update the schedule for 2022 when more information is available. Until then, here’s a sample of what you can expect to see at DCLX:

Unless otherwise stated on the schedule below, all dances will be held at the Spanish Ballroom at Glen Echo Park. For detailed information on our venues, check our Venues page.


Sample Schedule:

DateAfternoon Dance (2pm-5pm)Main Evening Dance (9pm-12am)Swing Late Night (1am-4am)Blues Late Night (1am-4am)
Friday, April 17***Glen Echo Spanish Ballroom
The Scott Silbert Orchestra
Glen Echo Spanish Ballroom
Keenan McKenzie and the Riffers
Glen Echo Back Room
Taryn Newborne and the Real Deal
Saturday, April 18Dupont Circle
Gretchen and the Sidecar Six
Glen Echo Spanish Ballroom
The Jonathan Stout Orchestra
Glen Echo Spanish Ballroom
The Mint Julep Jazz Band
Glen Echo Back Room
Chelsea Reed & the Fair Weather Five
Sunday, April 19Lincoln Memorial
Craig Gildner and the Ivy City Six
Caldwell Hall at Catholic University
Michael Gamble and the Rhythm Serenaders Orchestra

Note: This dance is from 8:30pm-11pm!

At the door pricing:

Friday Main: $25
Friday Late (includes both swing and blues): $20

Saturday Afternoon: Free for all!
Saturday Main: $25
Saturday Late (includes both swing and blues): $25

Sunday Afternoon: Free for all!
Sunday Main: $20

Beginner Lessons (Free with Admission!)

Friday 8pm – 9pm (Swing Only)
Saturday 8pm – 9pm (Swing Only)
No lesson Sunday

National Museum of African American History and Culture

As part of our efforts to increase our knowledge of the history and culture surrounding Lindy Hop, DCLX has been granted a limited number of passes for a group visit to the National Museum of African American History and Culture.

In order to register for the visit, please visit our registration page.

We recommend comfortable shoes suitable for walking.

Rain Locations

The rain location for the afternoon dances will be the Glen Echo Park (Ballroom Annex or Bumper Car Pavilion).

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