West Coast Swing Addicts!

Fun people, current music! Lets dance!

Come out and experience the magic of
West Coast Swing dancing in Edmonton!

West Coast Swing is a fun, casual partner dance done to pop, club or blues music. It can be done fast or slow, and there are great opportunities for improvisation and working with the music.

First Timer, Beginner Tips:

  • Shoes: Wear something comfortable to move in. Avoid too high a heel, or heavy rubber soles.
  • Dress: Casual, comfortable. You’ll be moving a lot!
  • Lesson: Will be for beginners just like you. Most people will rotate and switch partners
    throughout the lesson. Great way to meet everyone!
  • Partner: Not required, but bring ’em if you’ve got ’em.

Other Regional West Coast Swing Events and Workshops:

Calgary Dance Stampede – April 2019 – Calgary AB. calgarydancestampede.com

eXtreme Swing
2019 (Hopefully!)

January 2019 – Vancouver, BC – swingcouver.com

What is West Coast Swing? A Short Video…

WCSA Dance Event Details:

730 pm – Doors Open

8:00 pm – Lesson Starts

8:45 pm – Dance starts, and goes until about midnight.

Beginners are always welcome! Come at 8 to take part in the lesson.

Admission: $10 / person. Bottled water available for $1.

Join our group on Facebook to hear about more dance opportunities and events!


Dances take place at Bonnie Doon Community Hall 9240 93 Street, Edmonton.

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Need some west coast swing music right now? http://www.radiowcs.com

More articles and tips form Myles and Tessa: https://www.canadianswingchampions.com/

Halloween Dance: Friday, October 26

Bonnie Doon Hall  9240 93 Street NW

8pm, FREE this night only! Dress up! Prizes!

Sponsored by Joiner Design and West Coast Swing University

Upcoming WCSA 2018 Dance Dates

All dances at Bonnie Doon Community Hall. $10 at the door. 
  • Friday, May 4 – Instructor: Dan Bloxham
  • Friday, June 22 – Instructor: Melissa Larsen
  • Friday, July 27 – Sandra Adams and Blake Christopherson
  • Friday, August 24 – Corina Walker (last minute switch for Dan Bloxham) 
  • Friday September 28 – Instructor: Melissa Larsen 
  • Friday October 12 – No lessen, open dancing starts at 8pm!
  • Friday October 26 – Instructor: Sherry Tovell – Sponsored Night/   Everyone gets in Free! Dress up for Halloween! Thanks to West Coast Swing University and Joiner Design!
  • Friday, November 9 –
  • Friday, November 23 –
  • Friday, December 7 –
  • Friday, December 21 –

Upcoming Dances with the University of Alberta WCS Dancers, Fall 2018 

Pay by donation. ECHA Building on the U of A campus. 
  • Friday, October 19
  • Friday, November 2 
  • Thursday, November 15 
  • Friday, November 30 

Have a question? Contact us!