Wednesday Schedule

The Pre-party at Downers Sand Club!

3 minutes away from the hotel.

$5.00 for each lesson (novice at 7:00, intermediate at 7:45)

$6.00 cover (open dancing 8:30 – 11:30 or later)

Let us know if you need a ride; we’ll try to find you one!

Downers Sand Club

1211 Butterfield Rd, Downers Grove, IL 60515

(708) 497-9689

PS  (put in Downers Sand Club into Google, not Chicago’s West Coast Wednesdays.  It’s still taking people to our old location.)

Thursday Schedule

The Early Bird Party!  At the Hotel – The Lombard Westin!

8:00 p.m. Pre-event workshop with Myles Munroe and Tessa Cunningham-Munroe!

9:00 p.m. Dancing until dawn

Only $5.oo for both the workshop and dance (not included in the regular weekend pass).

Location:  Ballroom J

Friday Schedule

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Friday Schedule
Grand BallroomBallroom JBallroom HCypress Ballroom
2:00 pmRegistration Opens

Ballroom Closed

Open for Practice and LessonsOpen for Practice and Lessons
4:00 pmAll Levels Workshop by Maren OslacOpen for Practice and LessonsOpen for Practice and LessonsOpen for Practice and Lessons
5:00 pmFloor TrialsAll Levels Workshop

by Jeff Mumford

Open to All

Open for Practice and LessonsOpen for Practice and Lessons
6:00 pmIntermediate Workshop

by Jason and Annmarie

Novice Workshop

by Maren Oslac

Myles and Tessa Free Workshop

Introduction to: “Dip Me, Drop Me, Slide Me, Ride Me”

Open for Practice and Lessons
7:00 pmBallroom Opens
Open Dancing
Registration Closes for Friday Contests
Intermediate Workshop Leveled

by Myles & Tessa

(only open to intermediate)

Novice Workshop
by Bonnie and Jerome
Open to all Levels
Advanced/All- Star Workshop Leveled

by PJ Turner

(only open to advanced or above)

8:00 pmOpen DancingOpen for Practice and Lessons
8:30 PMMeet the Pros

Strictly Swing Prelims All Levels
Open Dancing

Open for Practice and Lessons
10:00 PMRising Star Routines
Followed by Open Dancing
Open for Practice and Lessons
10:45 pmSwing City Group PhotoOpen for Practice and Lessons
11:00 pmOpen DancingOpen for Practice and Lessons
11:30pmAwards and Pizza Party

Saturday Schedule

Saturday Schedule
Grand BallroomBallroom JBallroom HCypress Room
9:00 amRegistration Opens

Open for Practice and LessonsOpen for Practice and Lessons
9:30 amNovice Workshop

by Jeff Mumford

Open to All

Intermediate Workshop

by Patty Vo

Open to All

Open for Practice and Lessons
10:00 amPro Charity Hour Sign Up BeginsIntermediate
workshop continued
10:30 amNovice Workshop

by Jason and Annmarie

Open to All

Intermediate Workshop

by Matt Auclair

Open to All

Workshop

by Myles and Tessa

Session II “Dip Me, Drop Me, Slide Me, Ride Me”
(additional fee)
Must have taken Session I on Friday

11:30 amNovice Workshop

by PJ Turner

Open to All

Registration Closes for Saturday Contests (SS and J&J’s)

Intermediate Workshop Leveled

by Hugo and Stacy

(only open to intermediate or above)

Workshop

by Myles and Tessa

Session III “Dip Me, Drop Me, Slide Me, Ride Me”

(additional fee)

Must have taken Session I and II

12:30 pmOpen Dancing/Warm UpOpen for Practice and LessonsOpen for Practice and Lessons
1:00 pmStrictly Swing Finals All Levels
(nov, masters, int, adv/allstar)
All Levels Workshop

by Matt Auclair

Beginner Workshop 1

by Jason Miklic

2:00 pmJack & Jill Newcomer, Masters Nov, Novice, Masters OpenAll Levels Workshop

by Maren Oslac

Beginner Workshop 2

by Jason Miklic

3:00 pmJack & Jill Prelims (Int, Adv, All Star)Open for Practice and LesonsBeginner Track
Open Dancing
Junior Halloween Bash

by Heather Fronczak

4:00 pmNovice J&J Semi-Finals
Newcomer and Masters Nov Finals
Open for Practice and LessonsBeginner Workshop 3

by Jason Miklic

Junior Halloween Bash

by Heather Fronczak

5:00 pm Pro Charity Hour
Open for Practice and LessonsBeginner Open Dancing
6:00 pmBallroom Closed
Floor Trials for Saturday and Sunday Routines
Children’s Trick er Treat Hour (Hotel Room to Room)
Novice/Intermediate Workshop

by Bonnie and Jerome

Nov/Int – Open to All

Adv/All Star Workshop Leveled

by Myles & Tessa

(open to Adv/All Star only)

7:00 pmOpen DancingOpen for Practice and LessonsOpen for Practice and Lessons
7:30 pmPro-Am Int/Adv Routines
Jack & Jill All Star Finals
Open Dancing
Open for Practice and LessonsOpen for Practice and Lessons
8:15 pmCostume Time!
Open Dancing
Open for Practice and LessonsOpen for Practice and Lessons
9:00 pmPro Strictly Swing Halloween Show
Open Dancing
Open for Practice and LessonsOpen for Practice and Lessons
10:00 pm Costume Party and Contest
Open Dancing
Open for Practice and LessonsOpen for Practice and Lessons
11:45 pmAwards for Today’s ContestsOpen for Practice and LessonsOpen for Practice and Lessons
12:00 amBuffet and Open DancingOpen for Practice and LessonsOpen for Practice and Lessons

Sunday Schedule

Sunday Schedule
Grand BallroomBallroom JBallroom HCypress Room
9:30Registration Opens
10:00 amNovice Workshop

by Arthur & Colleen

(designed for novice dancers)

Intermediate/adv Workshop

by Rob Glover

PJ Turner
Hour I
Men’s Styling Class
(additional fee)
Myles Munrore and Tessa Cunningham- Munroe
Swing Literacy Intensive
Open to All
Additional Charge
Session I
11:00 amOpen Dancing-Warm UpAll Levels
Hugo and Stacy
PJ Turner
Hour II
Men’s Styling Class
(additional fee)
Myles Munrore and Tessa Cunningham- Munroe
Swing Literacy Intensive
Open to All
Additional Charge
Session II
12:15 pmPro-Am Strictly (Novice and Intermediate/Adv) and Pro-Am Novice RoutinesOpen for Practice and LessonsOpen for Practice and Lessons
1:45 pmJack & Jill Finals (Nov, Masters Open,Int, Adv)Open for Practice and LessonsOpen for Practice and Lessons
2:30 pmOpen Dancing Followed by AwardsOpen for Practice and LessonsOpen for Practice and Lessons
3:30 pmThanks for being a part of Swing City Chicago!
Safe travels and happy dancing!
Myles Munrore and Tessa Cunningham- Munroe
Swing Literacy Intensive
Open to All
Additional Charge
Session III
4:30Myles Munrore and Tessa Cunningham- Munroe
SLDM Teacher Education Program
Teachers Lab
Only Open to Those Completed the Theory Module and Swing Literacy Intensive
(separate fee)