Vintage Lounge

Thursday

1449 W Taylor St, Chicago, IL 60607

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Start off the weekend with us for the Thursday night pre-party at Vintage Lounge! Vintage is a popular pub in the heart of Chicago's Little Italy neighborhood.

Mrs. Murphy & Sons Irish Bistro

Friday Daytime

3905 North Lincoln

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Friday's ethnomusicology symposium will take place in the lovely Stained Glass Room on the second floor of Mrs. Murphy's Irish Bistro. After you've filled your brain, you can pop downstairs to fill your tummies with a drink and a snack.

Salvage One

Friday Main Dance

1840 W Hubbard St, Chicago, IL 60622

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We are happy to return to the beautiful and remarkable Salvage One this year! Salvage One is a diamond in the rough with vintage chandeliers, perfectly mismatched furniture, and a baby grand piano. This venue boasts 10,000 square feet of hardwood floors.

Alcohol Policy: Salvage One has a no alcohol policy. No outside alcohol is permitted.

Shapiro Ballroom

Friday Late Night Dance

1612 W Chicago Ave, Chicago, IL 60622

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The Shapiro Ballroom is named for our friend, mentor, and teammate, Keith Shapiro, who passed in 2010. Run by past bluesSHOUT! board member Dee McCord, it's a lovely, open ballroom with beautiful new wood floors and chandeliers. We are excited to dance in this space!

ChiArts High School

Saturday and Sunday Classes

2714 W Augusta Blvd, Chicago, IL 60622

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Classes will take place at ChiArts High School again this year! There's hard wood floors in our classrooms, and plenty of space to hang out and geek out about musicality or footwork.

Entrance: Enter on the Augusta side of the building. Door #3

Irish American Heritage Center

Saturday Main/Late & Sunday Main

4626 N Knox Ave, Chicago, IL 60630

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The Erin Room at the Irish American Heritage Center is on the top floor of the sprawling Irish American Heritage Center. A lovely hall perfect for our last big dance of the weekend.

Alcohol Policy: Cash Bar, no outside beverages

Dance Center Chicago

Sunday Late

3868 North Lincoln Avenue, 2nd Floor, Chicago, IL 60613

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Dance Center Chicago is a staple in our Chicago dance community. Recently under new management, DCC has undergone quite a makeover, and is looking fit and fancy!