The Woodchopper’s Ball, named after the classic 1939 swing tune by the Woody Herman Orchestra (and their biggest hit!), is a weekly Tuesday swing dance event held at the beautiful historic Verdi Club in San Francisco.  It features an all ages Dance Party with a different live band each week and a Basic Drop-In swing dance lesson, Beginning- and Intermediate-level monthly classes in Lindy Hop and Balboa, a large, beautiful 2500 square-foot dance floor, and a full bar and lounge (21+ only)!

Brought to you by Hep Jen and Ken Watanabe, long-time regular instructors and organizers at San Francisco’s Lindy in the Park.

Evening Schedule

6:30pm Doors Open
7:00-8:00pm Intermediate Monthly Lindy Hop Class
Intermediate Monthly Balboa Class (upstairs)
7:30pm-closing Full Bar Open (21+ only)
8:00-9:00pm Beginning Monthly Lindy Hop Class
Beginning Monthly Balboa Class (upstairs)
9:00-9:15pm Basic Drop-In Swing Dance Lesson (for complete beginners)
9:00-11:30pm Live Music Dance Party