OCTOBER 20TH – 23RD, 2022

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.

Our incredibly talented staff will be entertaining you all weekend long and performing a Saturday night Halloween show that will get you in the mood to dance and party all night long. And don’t forget to bring your costume for our legendary Saturday night costume parade and contest. Social dancer? We’ve got you covered! You can attend some of the best workshops available in the nation as well as hours and hours of social dancing. Competitor? We have many levels of WSDC sanctioned Jack& Jill contests, spotlight all-star contests, one of the largest pro-am routine divisions in the country, rising star, and strictly swing. We run our contests very efficiently with the best contest team in the country.

And have you heard about our new location? We are right across from one of the largest malls in Illinois with plenty of restaurants and even a trolley to take you to area stores.

Come In Early

  • Wednesday Night Pre-Party at Downers Sand Club (hotel has a free shuttle to the dance that runs until 11 PM) 5 min away.
  • Thursday Night Early Bird Party at the Westin with instructor Glenn Ball.

Amazing Contests:

  • WSDC Jack and Jills (Newcomer, Novice, Intermediate, Masters Novice, Master Open, 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 may 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 Gary McIntyre & Susan Kirklin
  • Intensive by Markus Smith & Tren Veal
  • Body Language Instruction Program by Jesse Lopez
  • All Star Strictly Swing – Top 2 Winning Couples May Dance in the Pro Show!
  • New Hotel
  • Many New Staff

Swing City Chicago Favorites:

  • Many Hours of Social Dancing
  • Regular Workshops
  • Adv/All Star Leveled Workshop
  • Specialty Intensives
  • Huge Halloween Parade
  • Costume Contest
  • Pro Halloween Show
  • Free Beginner Lesson Series

A LITTLE TASTE OF SWING CITY CHICAGO!