Oxford Lindy Exchange

Tickets for the Oxford Lindy Exchange 2024 go on-sale at 7:00pm this evening (Sunday 7th January 2024). Go to the dance cloud portal https://oxfordlindyhoppers.dancecloud.com/dance/35053 We have a full weekend of swing dancing with live performances from 14th – 16th June 2024. Tickets cost £95 for the entire weekend. Our venue is the historic Oxford Town Hall […]

Shag Sunday! – 21 May 2023

Shag Sunday! Is a pair of fun Collegiate Shag workshops covering fundamentals in the morning and cool moves in the afternoon. This ticket is for both sessions and ideal if you have some shag experience but would like a refresher.

Balboa Fast Track at Swing Fix

You’ve seen the Balboa dancers on the floor, with lovely footwork and looking cool as ice even at fast music. We’re pleased to say our next fast track will be an introduction to Balboa (done in close embrace) and Bal-Swing (using a variety of connections), led by the fantastic Bryony and Joey from 11 April! There […]

Hot Spring Jazz with the Benoit Viellefon Hot Club

Benoit Viellefon is back in Oxford with the Benoit Viellefon Hot Club on Friday 26th May! We will be at the Isis River Farmhouse for an evening of Hot Jazz and dancing from 7:30pm until midnight with a taster swing dance class from Oxford Lindy Hoppers. Food will be available at the Isis River Farmhouse until 9pm. […]

Shag Tuesdays return to Swing Fix!

We are delighted to announce that from 7th February Collegiate Shag will be returning to Oxford.  You can book the full course in advance or join us on the night!  What? fun and friendly collegiate shag classes (please see details below)When? Tuesdays 7-8pm from 7th Feb Where? St. Columba’s Hall, entrance on Blue Boar St. through the Bear pub gardenHow much? £7 per […]

Oxford Swing Festival – Coming next month!

Not long to go, and we are excited to be finally holding it again. For those still hoping to book a place with the sold-out tracks, you can join the waitlist in case of some returns. Note that buying a track pass includes entry to the tasters, competition and all the socials as well. Please drop […]

Coming soon! Shag Tuesdays return!  

We’re delighted to announce that from 7th February Collegiate Shag will be returning to Oxford. Collegiate Shag is one of the many excellent branches of the swing dance family, fast, fun and furious … well, it’s probably easiest just to show you 😊 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6wasM8nF9gg  We will be running the 4 week block as a beginner friendly progressive course […]

Fire Station Swing

Fire Station Swing restarts on 26 January 2023!  The first Fire Station Swing classes will take place on Thursday, 26 January 2023. Unfortunately for this term we can only run a single Beginner class due to an existing booking at the Old Fire Station.  Fire Station Swing has been extremely popular, so you make sure of your […]

No Swing Fix this Week – 19 July

Due to the extreme heat and red weather warning we’re cancelling Swing Fix this week.Everyone please stay safe, healthy & hydrated and we will hopefully see you all next week if the temperatures have cooled down a bit. – Scorchio!

Big Apple Workshop!

Tickets: https://oxfordlindyhoppers.dancecloud.com/dance/31830 Surprisingly not named after New York City, the Big Apple was a fun and frenzied dance of the 1930s. Born in the Afro-American community in South Carolina, it swept the nation and a fabulous verison was immortalised by Whitey’s Lindy Hoppers in the film “Keep Punching” in 1939. This version has become a […]