Looking for a New Year’s resolution? Trying to find a way to get fit, make new friends, or just do something fun on a cold Monday night?

Well swing into the new year in style as Glasgow Lindy Hoppers give you the chance to try out swing dancing for free!

Where: Blackfriars’ Basement, Bell St, Merchant City
When: Monday 12th January 7.30-8.30pm
How much: Free!

Swing dancing is a term that defines a number of styles including lindy hop, charleston and jazz steps. It originated in jazz clubs in Harlem in the 1920s and was danced through to the 1950s.

In this taster class we will show you a few basic moves to get you swinging across the floor, and demonstrate the kind of things you could learn by coming to our classes!

The class is aimed at complete beginners, you don’t have to have done any kind of dancing before. No partner required but feel free to bring friends!