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Ballroom/Big Band/Nostalgia Music Calendar

please note: all times are CDT.

Limited Edition Big Band
Tue, Jul 28 from 7 to 8:30pm
Addison Village Hall Gazebo - Addison

Jazz Community Big Band
Tue, Jul 28 and EVERY 4th Tuesday from 7:30 to 10:30pm
Tuscano's Restaurant - Schiller Park

Reunion Jazz Orchestra
Thu, Jul 30 at 7pm
Addolorata Villa - Wheeling

Lisle Community Jazz Band's annual Tribute to Big Bands
Thu, Jul 30 at 7:30pm
Lisle Community Park - Lisle

Swing & Latin Dance with Brian Patti's All-Star Dance Band
Thu, Jul 30 and EVERY Thursday from 7 to 10pm
Mango Mexican Restaurant & Club - Niles

Night Express Big Band
Fri, Jul 31 at 7:30pm
Converse Park - Island Lake

WWII USO Night with The Falconaires Orchestra
Sat, Aug 1 from 6:30 to 9:30pm
Historic Methodist Campground - Des Plaines

Saturday Night Ballroom - August features Bolero with Vito Magrone
Sat, Aug 1 at 7:30pm
Georgetown West - Wood Dale

Johnny Matt Trio
Sat, Aug 1 at 7pm
Des Plaines Elks Lodge - Des Plaines

WDCB Big Band Jazz Party
Chicago Grandstand Big Band

Sun, Aug 2 from 6 to 9:30pm
Fitzgerald's Night Club - Berwyn

Hyde Park Jazz Society's Sunday Night Series
Jazz Community Big Band

Sun, Aug 2 from 7:30 to 11:30pm
Room 43 - Chicago

Jeff Lindberg's Chicago Jazz Orchestra
Mon, Aug 3 and EVERY Monday at 5 & 7pm
Andy's Jazz Club - Chicago

Swing & Latin Dance with Brian Patti's All-Star Dance Band
Thu, Aug 6 and EVERY Thursday from 7 to 10pm
Mango Mexican Restaurant & Club - Niles

Connie Marshall Duo
Fri, Aug 7 from 7 to 11pm
Suparossa Italian Restaurant - Woodridge

Steve Cooper Orchestra with Singer Mary Kalfas
Sat, Aug 8 at 4pm
North Riverside Commons - North Riverside

In Session Jazz Orchestra with vocalist Lee Stevens
Sat, Aug 8 at 8pm
Cooper's Corner Restaurant - Winfield

The Ron Smolen Big Band / Orchestra
Sun, Aug 9 from 2 to 4:30pm
Willowbrook Ballroom - Willow Springs

Jazz Consortium Big Band
Sun, Aug 9 and EVERY second Sunday from 6 to 9pm
Durty Nellies - Palatine

Southern Dance Society Summer Nights Dance
Sun, Aug 9 through Tue, August 11th
Indiana Roof Ballroom - Indianapolis, IN

WDCB Big Band Jazz Party
Rob Parton Big Band

Sun, Aug 9 from 6 to 9:30pm
Fitzgerald's Night Club - Berwyn

Swing & Latin Dance with Brian Patti's All-Star Dance Band
Thu, Aug 13 and EVERY Thursday from 7 to 10pm
Mango Mexican Restaurant & Club - Niles

National Ballroom and Entertainment Association's
Annual Big Band Dancing Weekend

Fri, Aug 14 through August 16th
Col Ballroom - Davenport, IA

Vito Magrone at Ballroom City - Ballroom Dance & Bolero Group Class
Sat, Aug 15 from 7:30 to 11pm (Bolero Lesson at 7:30pm, Ballroom and Latin Dancing at 8pm)
Ballroom City - Villa Park

WDCB Big Band Jazz Party
Bill O'Connell's Chicago Skyliners

Sun, Aug 16 from 6 to 9:30pm
Fitzgerald's Night Club - Berwyn

Illiana Club's Monthly Concert
Petra's Recession Seven

Sun, Aug 16 from 2 to 5pm
Glendora House Ballroom - Chicago Ridge

Jack Farina Orchestra
Sun, Aug 16 and EVERY third Sunday at 2pm
Cliffbreakers Riverside Resort - Rockford

Bobby Sanders Orchestra
Sun, Aug 16 at 7pm
Atlantis Banquets - Arlington Heights

Reunion Jazz Orchestra
Thu, Aug 20 at 2pm
Glenview Senior Center - Glenview

Swing & Latin Dance with Brian Patti's All-Star Dance Band
Thu, Aug 20 and EVERY Thursday from 7 to 10pm
Mango Mexican Restaurant & Club - Niles

WDCB Big Band Jazz Party
John Burnett Orchestra

Sun, Aug 23 from 6 to 9:30pm
Fitzgerald's Night Club - Berwyn

Jazz Community Big Band
Tue, Aug 25 and EVERY 4th Tuesday from 7:30 to 10:30pm
Tuscano's Restaurant - Schiller Park

Swing & Latin Dance with Brian Patti's All-Star Dance Band
Thu, Aug 27 and EVERY Thursday from 7 to 10pm
Mango Mexican Restaurant & Club - Niles

Frank Winkler Directs Symphonic Pops Orchestra of Chicago
Sat, Aug 29 at 7pm
Prairie Center for the Arts - Schaumburg

WDCB Big Band Jazz Party
Jazz Community Big Band

Sun, Aug 30 from 6 to 9:30pm
Fitzgerald's Night Club - Berwyn

Connie Marshall with Tom Muellner Trio
Mon, Aug 31 at 9pm
Serbian Village Restaurant - Chicago

Chicago Jazz Festival
Thu, Sep 3 through Sun, Sep 6
Millennium Park - Chicago

Swing & Latin Dance with Brian Patti's All-Star Dance Band
Thu, Sep 3 and EVERY Thursday from 7 to 10pm
Mango Mexican Restaurant & Club - Niles

Swing & Latin Dance with Brian Patti's All-Star Dance Band
Thu, Sep 10 and EVERY Thursday from 7 to 10pm
Mango Mexican Restaurant & Club - Niles

Jazz Consortium Big Band
Sun, Sep 13 and EVERY second Sunday from 6 to 9pm
Durty Nellies - Palatine

Illiana Club's Monthly Concert
Original Salty Dogs

Sun, Sep 13 from 2 to 5pm
Glendora House Ballroom - Chicago Ridge

Swing & Latin Dance with Brian Patti's All-Star Dance Band
Thu, Sep 17 and EVERY Thursday from 7 to 10pm
Mango Mexican Restaurant & Club - Niles

Jack Farina Orchestra
Sun, Sep 20 and EVERY third Sunday at 2pm
Cliffbreakers Riverside Resort - Rockford

Jazz Community Big Band
Tue, Sep 22 and EVERY 4th Tuesday from 7:30 to 10:30pm
Tuscano's Restaurant - Schiller Park

Swing & Latin Dance with Brian Patti's All-Star Dance Band
Thu, Sep 24 and EVERY Thursday from 7 to 10pm
Mango Mexican Restaurant & Club - Niles

Little Big Band "USO Dance"
Sat, Sep 26 from 7 to 11pm
Indoor Sports Center - Loves Park

Swing & Latin Dance with Brian Patti's All-Star Dance Band
Thu, Oct 1 and EVERY Thursday from 7 to 10pm
Mango Mexican Restaurant & Club - Niles

Swing & Latin Dance with Brian Patti's All-Star Dance Band
Thu, Oct 8 and EVERY Thursday from 7 to 10pm
Mango Mexican Restaurant & Club - Niles

Jazz Consortium Big Band
Sun, Oct 11 and EVERY second Sunday from 6 to 9pm
Durty Nellies - Palatine

Swing & Latin Dance with Brian Patti's All-Star Dance Band
Thu, Oct 15 and EVERY Thursday from 7 to 10pm
Mango Mexican Restaurant & Club - Niles

Illiana Club's Monthly Concert
Red Rose Ragtime Jazz Band

Sun, Oct 18 from 2 to 5pm
Glendora House Ballroom - Chicago Ridge

Jack Farina Orchestra
Sun, Oct 18 and EVERY third Sunday at 2pm
Cliffbreakers Riverside Resort - Rockford

Swing & Latin Dance with Brian Patti's All-Star Dance Band
Thu, Oct 22 and EVERY Thursday from 7 to 10pm
Mango Mexican Restaurant & Club - Niles

Jazz Community Big Band
Tue, Oct 27 and EVERY 4th Tuesday from 7:30 to 10:30pm
Tuscano's Restaurant - Schiller Park

Swing & Latin Dance with Brian Patti's All-Star Dance Band
Thu, Oct 29 and EVERY Thursday from 7 to 10pm
Mango Mexican Restaurant & Club - Niles

Swing & Latin Dance with Brian Patti's All-Star Dance Band
Thu, Nov 5 and EVERY Thursday from 7 to 10pm
Mango Mexican Restaurant & Club - Niles

Jazz Consortium Big Band
Sun, Nov 8 and EVERY second Sunday from 6 to 9pm
Durty Nellies - Palatine

Swing & Latin Dance with Brian Patti's All-Star Dance Band
Thu, Nov 12 and EVERY Thursday from 7 to 10pm
Mango Mexican Restaurant & Club - Niles

Illiana Club's Monthly Concert
TBA

Sun, Nov 15 from 2 to 5pm
Glendora House Ballroom - Chicago Ridge

Jack Farina Orchestra
Sun, Nov 15 and EVERY third Sunday at 2pm
Cliffbreakers Riverside Resort - Rockford

Swing & Latin Dance with Brian Patti's All-Star Dance Band
Thu, Nov 19 and EVERY Thursday from 7 to 10pm
Mango Mexican Restaurant & Club - Niles

Jazz Community Big Band
Tue, Nov 24 and EVERY 4th Tuesday from 7:30 to 10:30pm
Tuscano's Restaurant - Schiller Park

Swing & Latin Dance with Brian Patti's All-Star Dance Band
Thu, Nov 26 and EVERY Thursday from 7 to 10pm
Mango Mexican Restaurant & Club - Niles

Swing & Latin Dance with Brian Patti's All-Star Dance Band
Thu, Dec 3 and EVERY Thursday from 7 to 10pm
Mango Mexican Restaurant & Club - Niles

Swing & Latin Dance with Brian Patti's All-Star Dance Band
Thu, Dec 10 and EVERY Thursday from 7 to 10pm
Mango Mexican Restaurant & Club - Niles

Jazz Consortium Big Band
Sun, Dec 13 and EVERY second Sunday from 6 to 9pm
Durty Nellies - Palatine

Swing & Latin Dance with Brian Patti's All-Star Dance Band
Thu, Dec 17 and EVERY Thursday from 7 to 10pm
Mango Mexican Restaurant & Club - Niles

Jack Farina Orchestra
Sun, Dec 20 and EVERY third Sunday at 2pm
Cliffbreakers Riverside Resort - Rockford

Jazz Community Big Band
Tue, Dec 22 and EVERY 4th Tuesday from 7:30 to 10:30pm
Tuscano's Restaurant - Schiller Park

Swing & Latin Dance with Brian Patti's All-Star Dance Band
Thu, Dec 24 and EVERY Thursday from 7 to 10pm
Mango Mexican Restaurant & Club - Niles

Swing & Latin Dance with Brian Patti's All-Star Dance Band
Thu, Dec 31 and EVERY Thursday from 7 to 10pm
Mango Mexican Restaurant & Club - Niles

 
 
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