Use this page as your guide book for the schedule of social dances and contests, and venue addresses and parking information. Visit the Classes Page for a detailed schedule of class times, locations, and descriptions. Visit the Jazz Crawl Page for a detailed listing of bands, set times, and locations for the Jazz Crawl.

Venue Info

2720 Upstairs & Down
2720 Cherokee Street 63118
Cash bar, No Outside Drinks.
Street parking

Casa Loma Ballroom
3354 Iowa Ave. 63118
Cash bar. NO OUTSIDE DRINKS.
Paid parking lot on Iowa Ave.,
free upper lot accessible by California Ave.
and street parking

Link Auditorium
4504 Westminster Pl. 63108
Parking Lot on Taylor, and Street parking
Cash bar. No outside drinks!

 Weekend Schedule

Thursday November 7th

Welcome Dance with Miss Jubilee and the Yas Yas Boys
at 2720 Cherokee Street

8:00 pm Doors open, Weekend Check-In & Class Registration
9:00 pm - midnight Live music and social dancing

Friday November 8th

10:00 am Classes begin - see Detailed Class Schedule

Main Dance with Paul Asaro’s Chicago Rhythm
at the Casa Loma Ballroom

8:00 pm Doors open and DJ’d music, Event and Contest Check-In
9:00 pm Live music and social dancing
~10:00 pm Couples Battle prelims at first band break
~11:00 pm Solo jazz prelims second band break, straight into finals with the band
12:00 am End


Late Night with The Chicago Cellar Boys
at the Link Auditorium

12:30am Doors open
1:00-3:00 am Live music and dancing
4:00 am End

Saturday November 9th

10:00 am Classes begin - see Detailed Class Schedule

11:00 am and all day Cherokee Street Jazz Crawl


Main Dance with Michael Gamble’s Rhythm Serenaders Orchestra
at the Casa Loma Ballroom

8:00 pm Doors open
9:00 pm - midnight Live music and Social Dancing
~10:15 pm Couples Battle Quarter Finals
12:00 am End

Late Night with Jonathan Stout’s Campus Six
at the Link Auditorium

12:30 am Doors open
1:00-3:00 am Live music and social dancing
~2:00 am Couples Battle Semis and Finals
4:00 am End

Sunday November 10th

10:00 am classes begin - see Detailed Class Schedule

Farewell Dance with Michael Gamble’s Rhythm Serenaders
at 2720 Cherokee Street

8:30 pm doors open
9:00 pm - midnight live music and dancing
~11:00 pm Shag Contest Prelims and Finals
12:00 am End???