Swing at the Park - Brooklyn Swings
This event has ended. Find upcoming events below.
Tue, Sep 19, 2023 from 6:00 PM to 9:30 PM

Swing At the Park – Live Jazz + Dance Classes at the Picnic House in Prospect Park

About the Event

Pandemusic & Brooklyn Swings Present: Swing at the Park
At the Beautiful Picnic House in Prospect Park
LIVE MUSIC with Cait and the Critters!
Come for theā€¦
– Sunset at the Picnic House
– Live Music
– Intro Swing Dance Lesson with Brooklyn Swings
– Wood floors, open space
– No partner required

Brooklyn Swings is a great chill place to learn how to Swing Dance. Swing dances are Black American Culture Dances, made popular in Harlem and danced all over the world today, including Brooklyn!
Intro Swing Dance Lesson: Brought to you by Brooklyn Swings. Catch a step, Connect and be Ready to dance all night. Class included with ticket.
Attire: BE INSPIRED BY SUMMER with colors, in your own way. the sun is still out! Coming as yourself is welcomed and wanted.

6:00 pm Doors Open
6:30 pm Intro Swing Dance Lesson
7:00 pm Live Music
9:30 pm Close


Please note NO CASH option at the door
– Pre-pay (Eventbrite link above)

At the Door Option: ($30)
– Venmo
– Zelle
– Paypal

Cait and the Critters: Cait Jones is a New York City raised jazz singer specializing in swing music. With followers and listeners worldwide, she has delighted swing dancers in Europe, Asia and Australia. Her swing band, Cait and the Critters, is a household name in the New York City swing dance community. She learned band leading and jazz stylization by showing up weekly to the Tuesday night jam session at Mona’s in Manhattan’s Alphabet City in 2013. A year later she booked her first gig and grew rapidly in popularity. From swing dance halls to intimate settings, she has captivated audiences, with her “lovely voice, splendid clear diction, admirable microphone technique, dead-on pitch, and subtle swing,” (Jazz Lives, Michael Steinman). Today you can find her performing regularly for dancers, toe tappers and lovers of great stories.

Feel free to reach out and ask questions and add ideas.
More info on Brooklyn Swings: http://www.brooklynswings.com/
More info on Pandemusic: https://pandemusic.tv/


New York, NY
United States