San Francisco’s free outdoor swing dance since 1996!
Lindy in the Park (LitP) is a fun, free, friendly, public outdoor swing dance held every Sunday, 11:00am-2:00pm, in San Francisco’s beautiful Golden Gate park. Free beginning swing dance lesson with Hep Jen & Ken Watanabe: 12:00pm-12:30pm (no partner or experience required). DJ’s Ken Watanabe and Naomi Walenta provide the music; you provide the happy feet!
Open to the general public (all ages) for anyone who enjoys dancing or listening to swing music.
In San Francisco’s Golden Gate Park, near the Music Concourse and the de Young Museum, on the wide, south sidewalk area of John F. Kennedy Dr., between the 8th Ave. and 10th Ave. park entrances. Yahoo! Maps Link: YAHOO! MAPS for Lindy in the Park, San Francisco
Every Sunday, 11:00am-2:00pm, year-round, weather permitting (no rain), even on holiday weekends (unless posted otherwise, here, on our website).
11:00am-2:00pm: DJ’ed Music & Dancing
12:00pm-12:30pm: Free Beginning Swing Dance Lesson
~1:00pm: Jazz Step of the Week
If arriving by car, we recommend parking on or near Fulton St. (northern border of the park) and walking into the park using the 8th or 10th Ave. park entrances from Fulton to reach JFK Dr. (Note that the 8th Ave. entrance and JFK Dr. are closed to cars on Sundays.) The following Muni lines are also a great option: N-Judah, 5-Fulton, 28-19th Ave, 31-Balboa, 33-Stanyan, 38-Geary, 43-Masonic, 44-O’Shaughnessy, 71-Haight/Noriega.