Dance Schedule

A lot happens at the dances. Live music, competitions, socializing, and food.  If you're not taking the Friday classes, check-in is on Friday before the main dance and competitions.  Be sure to pick up your packet and bib!

A la Carte Tickets

A la carte tickets are in limited supply.
  Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
Main Dance $30 $25 $25 $25
Late Night N/a $15 $15 $10

 

MWLF Weekend Dances

Here's your MWLF Dance Schedule

Tickets can be purchased at the door for Friday and Saturday Late Night dances starting at midnight for $15, Sunday midnight for $10. Sunday's main dance ticket sales start at 7:30 p.m. and the cost is $25.

TimeWoman's Club of MinneapolisDancer's StudioDancer's Studio - Grand BallroomEvents
Thursday, Apr 25th
8:00pm to 11:00pmThursday Night Welcome Dance
with Patty and the Buttons and DJ Nick Davis
Parking will be very tight, please carpool as well as you can. $30 at the door
  
Thursday Night Welcome Dance
at Woman's Club of Minneapolis
with Patty and the Buttons and DJ Nick Davis
Parking will be very tight, please carpool as well as you can. $30 at the door 180 Minutes
Friday, Apr 26th
8:00pm to 12:00am Friday Main Dance
with Hot Swing Combo and DJ Kevin Kim
Couples Comp and special performance at 8, Band starts at 9!
Couples Showcase
with DJ Nick Davis
Dee Daniel-Locke's 4th Graders kick things off!
Friday Main Dance
at Dancer's Studio
with Hot Swing Combo and DJ Kevin Kim
Couples Comp and special performance at 8, Band starts at 9! 240 Minutes
Couples Showcase
at Dancer's Studio - Grand Ballroom
with DJ Nick Davis
Dee Daniel-Locke's 4th Graders kick things off!
10:00pm  Newcomer Mix n' Match Finals
with Hot Swing Combo
Contest will be held at the top of the 2nd Band Set.
Newcomer Mix n' Match Finals
at Dancer's Studio - Grand Ballroom
with Hot Swing Combo
Contest will be held at the top of the 2nd Band Set.
11:00pm  Open Mix n' Match Finals
with Hot Swing Combo
Contest will be held at the top of the 3rd Band Set.
Open Mix n' Match Finals
at Dancer's Studio - Grand Ballroom
with Hot Swing Combo
Contest will be held at the top of the 3rd Band Set.
12:00am to 4:00am Friday Late Night
with Hot Baked Goods and DJ Kevin Kim
 
Friday Late Night
at Dancer's Studio
with Hot Baked Goods and DJ Kevin Kim 240 Minutes
Saturday, Apr 27th
8:00pm to 12:00am Saturday Main Dance
with Hot Baked Goods and DJ Nick Davis
Team Comp at 8, Band at 9!
Team Showcase
with DJ Nick Davis
Saturday Main Dance
at Dancer's Studio
with Hot Baked Goods and DJ Nick Davis
Team Comp at 8, Band at 9! 240 Minutes
Team Showcase
at Dancer's Studio - Grand Ballroom
with DJ Nick Davis 60 Minutes
10:00pm  Strictly Finals
with Hot Baked Goods
Meeting with be during the band break.
Strictly Finals
at Dancer's Studio - Grand Ballroom
with Hot Baked Goods
Meeting with be during the band break.
10:45pm  Solo Jazz Prelims
with DJ Nick Davis
Prelims lead into Live Music Finals
Solo Jazz Prelims
at Dancer's Studio - Grand Ballroom
with DJ Nick Davis
Prelims lead into Live Music Finals
11:00pm  Solo Jazz
with Hot Baked Goods
Contest will be held at the top of the 3rd Band Set.
Solo Jazz
at Dancer's Studio - Grand Ballroom
with Hot Baked Goods
Contest will be held at the top of the 3rd Band Set.
12:00am to 4:00am Saturday Late Night
with Hot Swing Combo and DJ Susan Olson
 
Saturday Late Night
at Dancer's Studio
with Hot Swing Combo and DJ Susan Olson 240 Minutes
12:30am  Slow groove
with DJ Susan Olson
Contest will start before the late night band.
Slow groove
at Dancer's Studio - Grand Ballroom
with DJ Susan Olson
Contest will start before the late night band.
Sunday, Apr 28th
8:30pm to 12:00am Sunday Main Dance
with Twin Cities Hot Club and DJ Mel Varriano
DJ Mel followed by the Twin Cities Hot Club at 9pm
 
Sunday Main Dance
at Dancer's Studio
with Twin Cities Hot Club and DJ Mel Varriano
DJ Mel followed by the Twin Cities Hot Club at 9pm -1230 Minutes
10:00pm  Invitational Mix and Match
with Twin Cities Hot Club
12:00am to 4:00am Sunday Late Night
with DJ Mel Varriano and DJ Angie Boettcher
 
Sunday Late Night
at Dancer's Studio
with DJ Mel Varriano and DJ Angie Boettcher 240 Minutes
Disclaimer: All schedules are subject to change without notice.

Dance Pricing

MWLF 2019 *does* have capacity to sell tickets at the door to our dances.  The prices are as follows:

Availability subject to room capacity.
Event Price
Thursday Welcome Party (formerly, the Riverboat) $30
Friday w/Hot Swing Combo $25
Friday Late Night w/Hot Baked Goods $15
Saturday w/Hot Baked Goods $25
Saturday Late Night w/Hot Swing Combo $15
Sunday w/Twin Cities Hot Club $25
Sunday Late Night Dance Party w/ DJs Mel and Angie $10

 

Pre-game Opportunities

Coming in early? Get on the boat and then finish your pre-game at this hometown hot spot!
TimeWoman's Club of Minneapolis301 Main Event CenterEvents
Thursday, Apr 25th
8:00pm to 11:00pmThursday Night Welcome Dance
with Patty and the Buttons and DJ Nick Davis
Parking will be very tight, please carpool as well as you can. $30 at the door
 
Thursday Night Welcome Dance
at Woman's Club of Minneapolis
with Patty and the Buttons and DJ Nick Davis
Parking will be very tight, please carpool as well as you can. $30 at the door 180 Minutes
10:00pm to 2:00am Late Night Swing
TCSwing's Late Nite Swing has been running for nearly 20 years!
Late Night Swing
at 301 Main Event Center
TCSwing's Late Nite Swing has been running for nearly 20 years! 240 Minutes
Disclaimer: All schedules are subject to change without notice.

Rhythm Junction

Sticking around a while? Join us for the After After Party!
TimeFour Seasons Dance StudioEvents
Monday, Apr 29th
7:00pm to 8:00pmRhythm Junction Class!
Rhythm Junction Class!
at Four Seasons Dance Studio 60 Minutes
8:00pm to 11:00pmRhythm Junction
Rhythm Junction
at Four Seasons Dance Studio 180 Minutes
Disclaimer: All schedules are subject to change without notice.