Upcoming Dates

Tuesday, June 27th, 2017

Swinging at the Sands - 7:00PM-11:30PM
1211 Butterfield Rd
Downers Grove, IL 60515 [map]
Price: $12

Come join us as we break in the newly expanded dance floor. There will be two dance lessons, one at 7PM and another at 7:45PM prior to the band's performance at 8:30PM. There is a bar and free parking. This is an all ages event.

Thursday, June 29th, 2017

Summer Concert - 7:00PM-9:00PM
1401 N 2nd St,
Rockford, IL 61107
815-987-1697. [map]
Price: FREE- ALL AGES

Dedicated in 1950, the Music Shell in Sinnissippi Park is an acoustic amphitheater that can accommodate as many as 700 on benches, and up to 3,000 on the terraces and lawn.

Wednesday, July 12th, 2017

7:30PM-10:30PM
111 W Kinzie St.
Chicago, IL 60654
312-880-1511 [map]
Price: NO COVER CHARGE

We are here, the second Wednesday of every month. Walk in and you are transported back to the era of the Speakeasy. Try the food, you won't be disappointed. Order a tall cool one, you need it! There is room to dance or plenty of comfy chairs to kick back and relax.

There is no cover charge...

Thursday, July 13th, 2017

Summer Concert - 7:00PM-8:30PM
1510 Forest Gate Road
Oak Brook, IL [map]
Price: FREE- ALL AGES

Bring your blankets, baskets, and lawn chairs for these FREE performances. In case of inclement weather, concerts will be moved into the Family Recreation Center gym. For weather updates, call the hotline at (630) 645-9553 after 3pm. 

Food will be available for purchase from Starship Catering and Events.

 

Friday, July 14th, 2017

Music @ Harry's Place - 7:00PM-9:00PM
1160 Riverside Drive
Beloit, WI [map]
Price: FREE- ALL AGES

It's been a couple of years, but we are headed back to Beloit to perform at the Music @ Harry's Place Summer concert series once again. Beautiful park setting, food vendors, beer wagon, and old timey Rhythm & Blues. Plus we get to see where that planted our brick!

Saturday, July 22nd, 2017

Jumpin' At the Blue Room - 7:00PM-11:45PM
10 West Chicago Ave,
Naperville, IL 60566 [map]
Price: $8

We are back at Frankie's in July and we bring with us dance instructor and DJ extraordinaire, Riley Wimes. Both the Rhythm Rockets and Riley have been a part of the Chicago Swing scene for over 20 years. Riley will start the night off with a dance lesson followed by the band. Frankie's has a full menu available, wonderful bar, even an outdoor patio to cool off on. Follow the link to purchase tickets in advance.

Wednesday, July 26th, 2017

Dancin' In The Street - 7:00PM-9:00PM
Prospect Ave
Claredon Hills, IL [map]
Price: FREE, ALL AGES
The Village of Clarendon Hills holds an annual concert series in downtown Clarendon Hills. Food and beverages will also be available for purchase. Food will be provided by different restaurants each week. The beverage tent will be serving beer and wine. 
Food and beverages will be available starting at 6:30 p.m. with music kicking off at 7 p.m.   
Each year the concert series serves as a community gathering place where families can enjoy the summer and catch up with friends and neighbors. The event, which takes place on Prospect Avenue in downtown Clarendon Hills, also showcases many of the downtown businesses to residents and visitors.
On concert days Prospect Avenue from Park Avenue to the BNSF railroad will be closed to vehicular traffic from 4 - 10:30 p.m. Parking is available in the Metra commuter parking lot at the corners of Prospect Avenue and Ann Street. Please note that no private alcohol, skates, or skateboards are allowed downtown during the event.   For additional event information, please contact the Village at 630-286-5402.

Please bring lawn chairs and blankets.

Thursday, August 3rd, 2017

Concert In the Park - 7:00PM-8:30PM
2400 Dowie Memorial Drive
Zion, IL 60099 [map]
Price: FREE, ALL AGES

Friday, August 4th, 2017

Wallace Bowl - 8:00PM-9:30PM
Sheridan Rd
Wilmette, IL
847-256-9656 [map]
Price: FREE- ALL AGES

Tuesday, August 8th, 2017

Summer Concert - 7:00PM-8:30PM
300 Lake Shore Dr.
Crystal Lake, IL [map]
Price: FREE-ALL AGES

Wednesday, August 16th, 2017

7:30PM-10:30PM
111 W Kinzie St
Chicago, IL 60654
312-880-1511 [map]
Price: NO COVER CHARGE

Walk in and you are transported back to the era of the Speakeasy. Try the food, you won't be disappointed. Order a tall cool one, you need it! There is room to dance or plenty of comfy chairs to kick back and relax.

There is no cover charge...

Sunday, August 20th, 2017

Swing Dancing - 5:00PM-9:00PM
180 N. Smith
Palatine, IL 60067
(847) 358-9150 [map]
Price: $12 ($7 for students with student ID)

For the past few months, our vocalist, Nicole Kestler, has been performing with the wonderful Starfall Orchestra on the third Sundays of the month at Durty Nellies' Swing night. Starfall will be taking a break for the Summer and the Rhythm Rockets will be filling in for them. There's a great dance floor in their large concert hall, plus there will be Swing dance lessons taught by Dora Baroti prior to the live music. 

Wednesday, September 13th, 2017

Untitled Supper Club - 7:30PM-10:30PM
111 W Kinzie
Chicago, IL 60654
(312) 880-1511 [map]
Price: No Cover

We are here, the second Wednesday of every month. Walk in and you are transported back to the era of the Speakeasy. Try the food, you won't be disappointed. Order a tall cool one, you need it! There is room to dance or plenty of comfy chairs to kick back and relax.

There is no cover charge...

 

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Upcoming Shows

  • Jun 27
    Downers Sand Club & Sports,  Downers Grove
     
  • Jun 29
    Sinnissippi Park Band Shell,  Rockford
     
  • Jul 12
    Untitled Supper Club,  Chicago
     

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