First Saturday Swing

First Saturday Swing

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Come out and practice you Lindy, Balboa, S**g, & Charleston.
Is first Saturday swing happening tonight?
Hello all and Happy Holidays and Happy Thanksgiving! We are thankful and grateful to you all for continuing to support our dance. Thank you for everyone who made it out and added your warmth and energy to the night. Sheri and I were definitely beat by the end of the night
Belated thank you TSS folks for coming out and making our party such an awesome party! Especially for you enthusiastic folks who stuck around to the end for a special edition of our power hour of SOUL to close out the night!

Big big big thank you first off to Charlie Hull, the man who saved TSS, in the past, and then again when we had our mishap with the sound equipment! Charlie saved the day going home and getting his spare mixer and getting TSS up and back to awesome!

And thank you dancers for your incredible patience and enthusiasm to just keep dancing! Your energy is precious and Sheri and I are blessed to witness it and be a part of it!

For the rest of the thank yous:

Thank you teachers Ben Yau (haha yup me!) and Jasmine Cheung for another great energetic and fun lesson!

Thanks DJs Grace Babbes and Dave Frutos (online known as Kim Clever
Hello TSS community! Just a post of thanks for coming out and supporting our dance! And big thank you for both the competitors and the judges for making the night extra fun with our competitions, especially the first time competitors!

We appreciate you all and thanks for making the night super fun with a lot of great energy!

Thank you Djs Jonathan Stout and Hilary Alexander for keeping the floor busy with great music!

Thank you Tricia Garcia, Gary Rolda, and Roy Samson for keeping the tavern in some fun energy with karaoke!

Thank you competition judges Hilary Alexander, Nick Williams, Minn Vo, Jacob Wi**er, David J Graybill Jr, Yon Na, and our coordinator Tise Chao for keeping the ship run tight for our competitors!!

Thank you competitors for putting yourselves out there and inspiring us!!

Thank you staff and collaborators: Jennifer Stockert, Tāo Kwan, Sam Chan, Lance Powell, Vicky Chan, and Charlie Hull for your ongoing work and support for TSS!

Thank you prize donors!!
2019 Lindy Tech World Tour
Do Something Blue
Strutters' Ball
Metro Swing
First Saturday Swing
LindyGroove
Inspiration Weekend 2020
Santa Swing IV (12/28/19 through 1/1/20)

And of course some of our most important people for last, our volunteers! Your enthusiasm and support continue to really be a key part of us running TSS every month, thank you so much: Damaris Chavez, Eleanor Kim, Irene Lok, John David Perez, Henrik Chen, Paul Riding, and Calvin Chu.

We really appreciate you all, and hope to see you this weekend at Camp Hollywood!!!

Have a fantastic rest of your week!
~ Ben and Sheri
Hey folks! I will be returning for my annual event to deejay this August! Looking for a place to stay for the evening...2 males! Much appreciated!
FSS friends! Join us at SDBLX as a Volunteer/Attendee. See more info via link. Thanks! SDBLX is almost upon us. :)
I want to meet people who share my same desires The next swing event sounds good
Pre-event prep, lunch, and invitation to accept on-staff position at First Saturday Swing, coordinating social media and event promotion.

A belated thank you to you all for coming out and supporting us! Especially with the swerve to the second Saturday for Feb, it was really nice to see you all out and having an awesome time. And for those that couldn't make it out and were still thinking of us and supporting us, thank you!

A special special thanks for everyone supporting our daughter and her girl scout cookies! Our kids love coming to TSS when we let them, and they hadn't been at our dance for awhile so they were SUPER excited to come. So thank you guys so much for being so awesome to our kids!

Big thanks to all our staff, DJs, volunteers, teachers, prize donors! Our dance wouldn't be happening without you all. Thank you to: Hilary Alexander, Vicky Chan, Gary Rolda, Gregory Moring, Roy Samson, Shelly Lloyd-Samson, Pasadena American Legion Post 13, Gene and Maureen O'Brien Sacco, First Saturday Swing, Strutters' Ball, Do Something Blue, Metro Swing, LindyGroove, Lance Powell, Sam Chan, Tāo Kwan, and Charlie Hull.

And a huge special thanks to our volunteers, can't say enough how much we appreciate you. Thank you Julie Linstra, Rebecca Yoshinaka, Henrik Chen, Rick Quitoriano, Kayla Jean Kimball, Calvin Chu, and our awesome photographer Jennifer Stockert.

We appreciate you all, let's do it again :)

See you at the next one!

Join us for our monthly lindy hop classes and dance every First Saturday in sunny San Diego!

Operating as usual

01/01/2023

Please spread the word. We will be on vacation in January. See you back in February.

01/01/2023

Many thanks to all our staff, volunteers and to all the wonderful dancers that kept First Saturday Swing going through these pandemic times. You are truly appreciated and we hope to see you more in 2023.

12/26/2022
12/26/2022
12/26/2022
12/26/2022
12/04/2022

What a great turn out. Dave Stuckey and the incomparable Carl Sonny Leyland is here too. Whaaaaaaaaaaa get over here fast!!!

12/02/2022

Don’t miss live music with Dave Stuckey and the Hot House gang. Saturday night. 8pm class start time. 9pm live music and with Dj Peter Kunst playing the breaks and after the band. $20 cover charge includes class. Free drinks and snacks. Raffle prizes. Pizza guy will be outside the bay doors for pizza purchases. Wear your finest if you’d like. See you soon.

12/02/2022

Don’t miss live music with Dave Stuckey and the Hot House gang. Saturday night. 8pm class start time. 9pm live music and with Dj Peter Kunstt playing the breaks and after the band. $20 cover charge includes class. Free drinks and snacks. Raffle prizes. Pizza guy will be outside the bay doors for pizza purchases. Wear your finest if you’d like. See you soon.

11/20/2022

Join us for the December FSS holiday party. Come enjoy the tunes from DJ Peter Kunst as he plays during the breaks and at late night after the live music.

11/17/2022

Presenting your Beginner Swing class instructors for our FSS December Holiday party. Andry Heuric Rakotomalala and Amy. They competed marvelously at the last Camp Hollywood 2022 Lindy Finals. See them in class.

11/09/2022

Special alert: Get some hot NY style pizzas from Pizzeria Marinara at the December 3rd Holiday party. Location: outside bay doors. Menu/prices will be listed in front of Matt’s pizza area. Come hungry!!!!!

11/08/2022

Mama Stew routine

Break it Down class with Corinne. 11/05/2022

11/08/2022

First Saturday Swing welcomes back .

11/08/2022

FSS late night photo. 11/05/2022

11/08/2022

First Saturday Swing late night photo. 11/05/2022

11/08/2022
11/08/2022

The return of Dave Stuckey and the Hot House Gang. FSS December Holiday party 12/03/2022.

11/06/2022

Yep you sure do. See you all shortly.

11/01/2022
11/01/2022
11/01/2022

Get ready, set, dance.

10/01/2022

Break it Down class with Allie and Corinne tonight at 8pm.

10/01/2022

See you on the dance floor. 8pm class. 9pm dance.

10/01/2022

Come dance the night away!!!!! Tell all your friends.

09/25/2022

First Saturday Swing is back with Dj Andy Shih from LA. Oct 1st, 2022.

09/19/2022
Camp Hollywood – The National Jitterbug Championships 08/31/2022

Camp Hollywood – The National Jitterbug Championships

The amazing Camp Hollywood swing dance event is this Labor day weekend in Los Angeles. Check out their website https://camphollywood.net

And don’t forget First Saturday Swing is on vacation Sept 3rd. See you in October. Pass the word.

Camp Hollywood – The National Jitterbug Championships Click here to register for our 2022 event! You can book your room at the LAX Marriott now here – our room rate expires on 8/12/22! We have merchandise! Help support Camp Hollywood from afar at our store here Camp Hollywood is one of the largest and longest running swing dance camps in the world. N...

08/18/2022

Pass the word. 🙂

08/17/2022

Pass the word out to your friends.

07/28/2022

Break it Down class with Corinne and Allie. Come learn some new jazz steps to add to your solo or partner dancing.

07/28/2022

Join us for another great night of dancing August 6 featuring DJ Lindy.

07/10/2022

Come have some fun in the sun. Deets in the event page. Tomorrow at 2pm.

07/08/2022
07/07/2022

Come to San Diego’s most widely attended Swing dance.

07/02/2022

See you there.

07/02/2022
06/30/2022

Learn more Shim Sham and never sit out this line dance known around the world.

06/30/2022

Learn more Shim Sham and never sit out this line dance known around the world.

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Break it Down class with Corinne and Allie. Come learn some new jazz steps to add to your solo or partner dancing.
Join us for another great night of dancing August 6 featuring DJ Lindy.
We'd like to extend special thanks to both Zzymzzy Quartet and our evening DJ, Lindy Edwards, for the wonderful music at...
Happy New Year!
Anniversary Live Stream Solo Jazz Class
First Saturday Swing, Free Solo Jazz with Allie Fen
First Saturday Swing, Free Solo Jazz with Allie Fen
"Blues With A Beat"
FSS Student Performance Team, October performance

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7243 Engineer Road
San Diego, CA
92111

Opening Hours

8pm - 1am

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