Dayton Swing Smackdown

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February 23 - February 25, 2024

Dayton Swing Smackdown is a swing dancing event held every year on the last full weekend of February. It features over 9 hours of dancing, 13 hours of instruction, Solo Jazz Competition, Mix n Match Competition, and The Battle of the Swing Cities Team Routine Competition. Smackdown is now on it’s 15th year, and getting better with age. In addition to a dedication to providing a quality weekend, it is one of Smackdown’s core goals to be accessible to everyone, from the experienced dance community, to brand new dancers. Come and join us in February!


Smackdown offers three levels of classes to provide the best instruction for you!


Get your team together and compete in the Battle of the Swing Cities Team Competition!


Dance to our live band on Friday, or to our collection of amazing DJs!

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Dayton Swing Smackdown

We are an event dedicated to creating an exciting and fun atmosphere for new and old dancers alike. See you on the dance floor!