Today is World Lindy Hop Day!

If you’d like to give Lindy Hop a try, scroll down to see locations around SF Bay Area, Los Angeles / Orange County Area, and Singapore that I’ve gathered from friends.

About Lindy Hop

Google celebrated by featuring Frankie Manning, considered one of the founders of Lindy Hop, in its Doodle.

Did you know Lindy Hop might be named after the famed aviator Charles Lindbergh? He was nicknamed “Lucky Lindy” and was very popular after his non-stop flight from New York to Paris in 1927 and many people named things after him.

Let’s celebrate with a fun video of Lindy Hoppers from the 1941 film Hellzapoppin.

Lindy Hop Dance Venues

SF Bay Area Venues

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
Mission Mondays (SF) Tuesday Night Jump (SF, live music) Wednesday Night Hop (Palo Alto)

Cat’s Corner (SF, live music)

9:20 Special (SF) For Dancers Only (Sunnyvale, every other Friday)

Fish and Farm Fridays (SF)

Lindy On Sproul (Berkeley)

Stanford Lindy Project (Stanford)

Lindy in the Park (SF)

Los Angeles / Orange County Venues

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
Atomic Ballroom (Irvine) Strutters’ Ball (Santa Ana) Lindy Groove (Pasadena) Atomic Ballroom (Irvine) Third Saturday Swing (Pasadena)

Singapore Venues

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
Swing Nights at Barbershop Bar Swing Fling at Timbre Music Academy Lindy Hop SG (once a month)

Let me know if you know some to add to this list!