Flash Mob Starts Again This Week

If you haven’t seen the video already, you should know that the Austin Swing Syndicate has quite a talent pool of swing dancers ready and willing to flash mob Austin! Our first flash mob at the Alamo Drafthouse on Slaughter Lane was quite…
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Freewheeling Parking is Going Away

Freewheeling Bicycles and their parking lot will soon be no more. Starting in May, we are no longer under contract to use their lot on Thursday evenings and soon the space will be torn up and development will begin to turn it into something…

Say What??? We’re Starting a Swing Dance Flash Mob Team!

Oh, hi, hey there! I wanted to share something really exciting with you. Many people over the years have mentioned that it would be super fun to do a Swing Dance Flash Mob in Austin, but the idea has been really intangible, somewhat ethereal,…

Rollerskating on Tuesday, April 2nd

Part of our continued initiatives this year as a board is to create events where our members can mingle and get to know each other. Too often our conversations go like this: A Person: Hey, wanna dance? Another Person: Sure! A Person:…

Join Our Thursday Night Staff!

We will be hosting training sessions in the coming weeks for those interested in joining the Austin Swing Syndicate staff. This is a great opportunity to help your local swing dance scene as our staff are our most important helpers! Thursday…

6th Annual Swing Central Tradition Continues

We're so excited to announce our 6th year of collaborating with Central Market to put on a local swing dance competition. ALL LEVELS are welcome to compete, and we highly encourage it! This is a great opportunity to get a taste of competing…

Thoughts on Dancing Series - Lindsay Chronister

I figured as one of the leaders of the Austin Swing Syndicate I would help start of our blog by writing about my personal story of how I started dancing, why I love it, and what I hope for the swing dance community in the coming years. First,…

Welcome to the new Austin Swing Syndicate Blog!

Hi Austin Swing Syndicate! I'm so proud to announce our new website! I hope you find it helpful as we continue to develop it over time. Lots of people helped contribute to creating this, but I want to give special thanks to Jonathan Jow…