Dance Saturday. Festival in January.
Our November swing and blues dance is this Saturday, in downtown Corvallis at Odd Fellows Hall, 223 SW 2nd St. It will feature a blues-dance lesson for all ages at 7 p.m., taught by professional instructor Catherine Liggett.
Dancing begins at 8 p.m., going until midnight, with music from Corvallis DJs Martin, Renee, Jeffrey, Catherine, Zach and Rian. Cover is $5-7. The decor for the evening will be birds, and the event is open to the public.
5th anniversary in January
Thank you for being a part of Corvallis Swing this past year. To celebrate our 5th anniversary, we are hosting a weekend-long festival at the end of January, named Swing and Blues Weekend.
The event, now in its 3rd year, will feature five performances, live and in person, from Oregon swing and blues musicians, 15 DJs from across the state, and visitors from across the country. It is our signature event.
A weekend pass for three nights of dancing is $50, and can be purchased on our event website, https://swingandblues.org. Making reservations in advance is encouraged, as attendance is limited to 150 guests. The weekend is January 23-25.
- Dec 5: Fusion (swing and blues) dance in OSU Women's Building. 8 p.m.
- Dec 13: Swing & blues at Odd Fellows Hall. 7 p.m.
- Jan 23-25: Swing and Blues Weekend.
Upcoming community events
- Nov 23: Corvallis Folklore Society swing dance. Live music by Swing and a Ms. 7 p.m. at Chintimini Senior Center. $10.