About

Boston Swing Central and Community Boating are proud to present Swingin’ on the Charles, a night of dancing under the stars on the banks of the Charles River. This is another summer classic you won’t want to miss. We’ll take over the docks at sunset, provide a lesson for newcomers and then we’ll dance until 11 pm.

Sept 18th, 2021

Lesson: 7:00pm to 8:00pm (No Partner Necessary)
Dancing: 8:00pm to 11pm


*Note* Rain Date: Sept 25th, 2021
Please note: tickets will be refunded if the event is cancelled.
Tickets are non-refundable if the event takes place.




Admission: 

$25 Advance General Admission
$20 for Students and Seniors

Tickets must be purchased in advance and proof of vaccination by Sept 17, 8pm.


Proceeds will benefit Community Boating’s Dock Repair and Junior Sailing Programs, and Boston Swing Central’s Lindy Hop Preservation Program.

Community Boating is located on the Esplanade (between the Hatch Shell and the Longfellow Bridge)