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We are Open for Thanksgiving 2014!

Happy Thanksgiving everyone! The Austin Swing Syndicate will be open on Thanksgiving (as we have in the previous years)! In keeping with that tradition, the dance will be completely FREE since it will be run by volunteers who have taken…
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ALX 2014 is THIS WEEKEND!

This Thursday's dance unofficially kicks off Austin Lindy Exchange! There are well over 200 people registered for the event this weekend, so we'll have a full house! Expect our weekly Thursday dance to be a little more packed than usual,…
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Live Band Dance on November 6 2014 with Jonathan Doyle Quintet!

Start November off with a bang with the Austin Swing Syndicate and the Jonathan Doyle Quintet! That's right, on November 6th, we'll be having a LIVE BAND! The Quintet's one of Austin's favorite local jazz bands that will be playing at the…
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We Have a Parking Garage!

The wonderful management of the Texas Federation of Women's Clubs Headquarters, lovingly known to us as "The Fed," has provided us with a parking garage down the street from our venue. The parking garage is FREE to all our attendees. We…
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Shim Sham classes for the month of August!

The Austin Swing Syndicate will be teaching a Shim Sham Class for the month of August. The Shim Sham is traditional jazz line dance (no partner necessary, think of it like an old school, 1920's version of Cupid Shuffle or Teach Me How to…
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Join Us For a Special Dance Event Celebrating our 15th Anniversary!

Hey everyone! Join us for a special evening on August 7th, as the Austin Swing Syndicate celebrates its 15th Anniversary! We have a lot of great things in store for our attendees. We've booked one of the best jazz bands in Austin, Thrift…
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Learn the Frankie100 Global Choreography in Austin!

This year marks the celebration of Frankie Manning's 100th birthday! In a global tribute to Frankie, cities around the world are learning and performing The Lindy Chorus, choreographed by Frankie himself. To kick off Austin's participation…
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Celebrate Frankie100 in Austin!

The Austin Swing Syndicate will be having a special dance on May 22, 2014 to celebrate Frankie100. It's the 100th birthday anniversary for the ambassador of swing dance, Frankie Manning. If you want to learn more, head over to the Frankie100…
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Seth Walker will be playing for us April 3rd!

For the first time ever, the Austin Swing Syndicate has TWO live bands (Seth Walker & Snorky's Rhythm Kings) playing at the same time. We are helping the Austin Blues Party (weekend blues event, find out more here) kick off their weekend…