Social Dancing

Social Dancing at the RVA Swing Studio

The following dance events are held at our studio, located at 6114C Lakeside Ave and are either run by RVA Swing or by our sister organization, The Jazz Den.

The Jazz Den
DJ'd social dancing every Thursday night! (No Jazz Den on July 27th )

Hosted/run by: The Jazz Den (Dave Barry & Kyle Kelley)

$5 at the door
credit cards accepted

Beginner Lesson: 8pm
Social dancing: 9pm - 11pm

RVA Swing Studio
6114C Lakeside Ave, Henrico, VA


Balboa Dance Party
DJ'd social dancing with a focus on up-tempo big band music
Saturday, July 29th

Hosted/run by: RVA Swing

$5 at the door
credit cards accepted

Beginner Lesson: 8pm
Dancing: 9pm - 11:30pm


Sunday Shuffle
DJ'd social dancing on one Sunday a month (see upcoming schedule)

Hosted/run by: RVA Swing

$5 at the door
credit cards accepted

No lesson, just casual social dancing to end your weekend right!
Music is a 50/50 split of casual Lindy Hop tempos and casual Balboa tempos. Everyone wins.
7pm - 9pm



Other Dance Events around Richmond
Saturday silliness at The Dance Space! Photo by Jordon Chan.


1st Saturday
DJ'd social dance: all swing music

Hosted/run by: The Richmond Area Swing Dance Society (Catherine Farmer)

$8 General admission, $5 for college students
cash/check only

Beginner lesson: 7:30pm

(There is often also an intermediate lesson during this time as well; topics range from Lindy Hop & Charleston, to Shim Sham and more. Join the Facebook group to get event invites and keep up to date with dance info and class topics)

Open dance from 8:30pm until 11:30ish

All ages.

The Dance Space
6004A West Broad St, Richmond VA
(The Dance Space is upstairs, above Mekong restaurant. Look for the stairwell door between Mekong and Banner Express.)




2nd Saturday
DJ'd social dance: all swing music

Hosted/run by: The Usual Lindy Suspects (Andy Nishida & Rita Shiang)

$7 General admission, $5 for college students
cash/check only


Beginner Lindy Hop lesson (included in admission) 7:30pm

(There is sometimes an intermediate lesson during this time as well; topics range from Lindy Hop & Charleston, to Shim Sham and more. Join the Facebook group to get event invites and keep up to date with dance info and class topics)

Open dance from 8:30 - 11:30ish

The Dance Space
6004A West Broad St, Richmond VA
(The Dance Space is upstairs, above Mekong restaurant. Look for the stairwell door between Mekong and Banner Express.)


3rd Saturday: RVA Party
DJ'd social dance: all swing music!

Hosted/run by:  RVA Swing, Richmond Lindy Exchange, and The Jazz Den
(host group changes on a revolving monthly basis)

$7 general admission/$5 for college students
credit cards accepted

Beginner lesson (included in dance admission) 7:30 - 8:30pm
Social dancing to live music from 8:30 - 11:30ish

The Dance Space
6004A West Broad St, Richmond VA
(The Dance Space is upstairs, above Mekong restaurant. Look for the stairwell door between Mekong and Banner Express.)




Other Dance Events Nearby


UVA Swing Club dance, Charlottesville, VA. Photo by Jordon Chan.


4th Saturday: C'ville Savoy in Charlottesville
All swing, lindy & blues.

$10 general admission

Beginner lesson (included in general admission) 7:30 - 8:30pm
DJ'd dancing from 8:30 - 11:30pm

All ages.

Oddfellow's Monticello Lodge
(Upstairs above Market St Market)
116 4th St NE
Charlottesville, VA 22902