Learn to Swing Dance in San Luis Obispo

Since 2000, the SLO Rugcutters have been hosting weekly dances at the Madonna Inn every Monday night from 8-11pm. We starting hosting dance lessons from late 2014 to mid-2018 at the Claddagh Dance Studio in SLO, with Level 1 at 7pm and Level 2 at 6pm. Starting September 2018, we'll be moving to a new location and continuing to provide swing dance lessons for all ages and experience levels on the Central Coast.

New Location Soon
Dance lessons are moving! New studio details to come. Lessons start again September 2018.

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Dancing is For Everyone!

Swing dancing is a fun an exciting activity for all ages. Join us in class and at the Madonna Inn for a night of dancing each Monday. Beginners always welcome!

Madonna Inn

Free social dancing Monday night from 8-11pm. Come check it out before taking a class if you're not sure the dance is right for you!

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"I’ve never seen a lindy hopper who wasn’t smiling. It’s a happy dance. It makes you feel good." - Frankie Manning

From our dance floor

What is Swing Dance?


Want even more dancing? Our friends over at CP Swing are a Cal Poly student run dance group that offers dance and lesson opportunities for both swing and blues. They host semi-annual workshops bringing in talented teachers from all over, along with a yearly Lindy Exchange which draws hundreds for the weekend!

Check out their website to learn more: https://www.cpswingandblues.com/



Starting September, 2018
New Location TBA


(805) 419-3467