An outdoor swing music concert and dance open to public. The music is live and there is a dance lesson at the start. You can come just for the music or you can bust out your own dancing. All of our events are permitted through NYC Parks and Recreation. Events are subject to cancellation due to weather.

SUNDAY APRIL 28 SEASON OPENER

King Jagiello Plaza E 79th St East Side of the Turtle Pond,, New York City, NY, United States

Our 2024 SEASON OPENER  is Sunday APRIL 28, we’re featuring DEEJAY SHUFFLE PUCK and FRIENDS DANCE LESSON: during band breaks FREE ( $10 donation suggested) All our events are weather permitting. Announcements will be made on the day of if a cancellation/postponement is necessary. Our King Jagiello statue plaza is a collaborative with Alex’s socials. […]

SUNDAY MAY 5 | CANCELLED Due to Rain

King Jagiello Plaza E 79th St East Side of the Turtle Pond,, New York City, NY, United States

SUNDAY MAY 5th EVENT CANCELLED DUE TO RAIN. LIVE MUSIC with JOHN DAVID SIMON will be back on MAY 19th and other dates in JUNE. Central Park Swings is an afternoon of music. Featuring Live Music and DJ's that cater to Social Dancing. We play Jump Blues, Swing, Latin, Hot Jazz and more, Our Sunday […]

CANCELLED DUE TO RAIN and COLD

King Jagiello Plaza E 79th St East Side of the Turtle Pond,, New York City, NY, United States

THIS EVENT IS CANCELLED DUE TO RAIN & COLD. MISS MAYBELL & THE JAZZ ARTISTS will be back another date this summer. Check our calendar later this month for details. Central Park Swings is an afternoon of music. Featuring Live Music and DJ's that cater to Social Dancing. We play Jump Blues, Swing, Latin, Hot […]

SUNDAY MAY 19th | LIVE MUSIC John David Simon

King Jagiello Plaza E 79th St East Side of the Turtle Pond,, New York City, NY, United States

On Sunday May 19, we're featuring LIVE MUSIC with JOHN DAVID SIMON Central Park Swings is an afternoon of music. Featuring Live Music and DJ's that cater to Social Dancing. We play Jump Blues, Swing, Latin, Hot Jazz and more, Our Sunday events are held at King Jagiello Plaza. This stunning plaza in the round overlooks […]

SUNDAY MAY 26 | LIVE MUSIC with Unintended Consequences

King Jagiello Plaza E 79th St East Side of the Turtle Pond,, New York City, NY, United States

On Sunday May 26, we're featuring LIVE MUSIC with Unintended Consequences Central Park Swings is an afternoon of music. Featuring Live Music and DJ’s that cater to Social Dancing. We play Jump Blues, Swing, Latin, Hot Jazz and more, Our Sunday events are held at King Jagiello Plaza in association with ALEX'S Socials. This stunning plaza […]

SUNDAY JUNE 2 | LIVE MUSIC John David Simon

King Jagiello Plaza E 79th St East Side of the Turtle Pond,, New York City, NY, United States

On Sunday JUNE 2nd & 16th, we’re featuring LIVE MUSIC with JOHN DAVID SIMON. JOIN OUR FACEBOOK INVITE Central Park Swings is an afternoon of music. Featuring Live Music and DJ’s that cater to Social Dancing. We play Jump Blues, Swing, Latin, Hot Jazz and more, Our Sunday events are held at King Jagiello Plaza in […]

SUNDAY JUNE 9 | DJ Alex

King Jagiello Plaza E 79th St East Side of the Turtle Pond,, New York City, NY, United States

On Sunday June 9th, our Folk Dance organizer Alex, will feature swing music from 4-7pm from a special set list compiled by our Swing DJ ShufflePuck (who is out of town). No live music and no swing teacher on this date. But plenty of music. If you attend, please consider a small donation. Central Park […]

SUNDAY JUNE 16 | DJ Alex

King Jagiello Plaza E 79th St East Side of the Turtle Pond,, New York City, NY, United States

On Sunday June 16th, our Folk Dance organizer Alex, will feature swing music from 4-7pm from a special set list compiled by our Swing DJ ShufflePuck (who is out of town). No live music and no swing teacher on this date. But plenty of music. If you attend, please consider a small donation. LIVE MUSIC […]

SUNDAY JUNE 23 | TBA

King Jagiello Plaza E 79th St East Side of the Turtle Pond,, New York City, NY, United States

We are currently planning this date with either DJ ShufflePuck or LIVE BAND. Check back shortly for details. Central Park Swings is an afternoon of music. Featuring Live Music and DJ’s that cater to Social Dancing. We play Jump Blues, Swing, Latin, Hot Jazz and more, Our Sunday events are held at King Jagiello Plaza. This stunning […]

SUNDAY JUNE 30 | DJ MUSIC

King Jagiello Plaza E 79th St East Side of the Turtle Pond,, New York City, NY, United States

SUNDAY JUN 30th will feature our host ALEX playing from the music collections of DJ Shufflepuck. The band Unintended Consequences has been postponed due to the threat of late day showers. Central Park Swings is an afternoon of music. Featuring Live Music and DJ’s that cater to Social Dancing. We play Jump Blues, Swing, Latin, […]

SUNDAY JULY 7 | DJ MUSIC

King Jagiello Plaza E 79th St East Side of the Turtle Pond,, New York City, NY, United States

On Sunday JULY 7th, We will feature our Swing DJ ShufflePuck from 4-7pm from a special set list that includes our favorite swing strolls. No live music on this date, but plenty of music. If you attend, please consider a small donation. Central Park Swings is an afternoon of music. Featuring Live Music and DJ’s […]

SUNDAY JULY 14 | DJ MUSIC

King Jagiello Plaza E 79th St East Side of the Turtle Pond,, New York City, NY, United States

On Sunday JULY 14th, We will feature Alex our resident Folk Dance leader who will play music compiled by our Swing DJ ShufflePuck (who is out of town). No live band planned on this date, but plenty of music. If you attend, please consider a small donation. Central Park Swings is an afternoon of music. […]