Schedule

Photo by: Eric Santoro at Summer Swing Fest 2023

*Schedule subject to change if necessary*

Friday, August 16

Location: Kaleidoscope Dance Space

2848 S. Carriage Ln. Mesa, AZ 85202

7:30pm: Doors open

7:45pm - 8:30pm: Beginner Dance Lesson with Morningstar and Eric - no partner required!

8:30pm - 11:30pm: Kick-off dance with live music by Pat Roberts and the Heymakers!

1st band break (~9:30pm): Mix and Match prelims

2nd band break (~10:30pm): Performance(s) by TBA

11:30pm: Mix and Match finals

11:30pm - 1:15am: Swingin' Soul Late Night with DJ Ash (dedicated to Aretha Franklin)

Saturday, August 17

Location: Kaleidoscope Dance Space

2848 S. Carriage Ln. Mesa, AZ 85202

10:00am: Registration opens

10:00am - 5:15pm: Classes (see "Classes" for more details)

5:15pm - 7:30pm: Break



Location: Guild of the Vale

200 N Macdonald, Mesa, AZ 85201

7:00pm: Strictly Competition prelims

7:30pm: Doors open

7:45pm - 8:30pm: Dance Lesson with TBA - no partner required!

8:30pm - 11:30pm: Social dance with live music by Trevor & The Swingin' Johnsons!

1st band break (~9:30pm): Performance(s) by TBA

2nd band break (~10:30pm): Strictly Competition finals

11:30pm: Contest results and MC announcements

12:00am - 1:00am: Late night live music with The Volsteads!

1:00am: Fast Feet Contest

1:15am - ?: Late night with DJ Peach and DJ Ash


Sunday, August 18

Location: Kaleidoscope Dance Space

2848 S. Carriage Ln. Mesa, AZ 85202

11:00am: Registration opens

11:15am - 5:15pm: Classes (see "Classes" for more details)

5:15pm - 7:15pm: Break



Location: Z Room Mesa

1337 S. Gilbert Rd. Unit 116, Mesa, AZ 85204

7:15pm: Doors open

7:30pm - 10:15pm: Social dance with live music by The Swing Set!

1st band break (~9:15pm): Any Solo Goes Contest

10:15pm: Farewell Jam