Swing City Chicago is The Ultimate Halloween Dance Party!

Join us for a ghoulishly immersive and unique Halloween dance experience that is an essential destination and Midwest tradition. This major league 3 day west coast swing dance event blends an A-list staff with a masterfully curated production setting to create a dance experience that will keep you coming back year after year.


Oct. 24 – 27, 2024

Come In Early

  • Wednesday Night Pre-Party at Downers Sand Club
  • Thursday Night Early Bird Party at the Hyatt Regency Schaumburg with US Open champion instructor Susan Kirklin

Amazing Contests:

  • WSDC Jack and Jills (Newcomer, Novice, Intermediate, Sophisticated, Masters, Advanced and All-Star)
  • Routines:  Rising Star (Rising Star Tour) & Pro-Am (Novice and Int/Adv)
  • Strictly Swing:  Nov, Int, Adv, All-Star, Masters, Pro-Am (New/Nov, Int)

Location Perks:

  • So many restaurants right across the street
  • Across the street from the Woodfield Mall
  • Pool and gym onsite
  • Free trolley to area shopping
  • 15 minutes from Ohare airport
  • Free parking

New This Year:

  • Intensive by Markus Smith & Tren Veal
  • The Time Warp Workshop & Group Performance by Glenn Ball
  • Many New Staff

Swing City Chicago Favorites:

  • Many Hours of Social Dancing
  • Regular Workshops
  • Specialty Intensives
  • Huge Halloween Parade
  • Costume Contest
  • Pro Halloween Show
  • All Star Strictly Swing – Top 2 Winning Couples May Dance in the Pro Show!