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10:00 AM - 02:00 PM

Playlists

Ballroom/Big Band/Nostalgia Music Calendar
please note: all times are CDT.
indicates WDCB Sponsored Event.

Mon, May 21 and every Monday from 6 to 9pm
The Live Pete Show
Little Gem Restaurant - Oak Park
Mon, May 21 at 6pm
Joe Natoli at Chicago Accordion Club
American Legion Post T.H.B. 187 - Elmhurst
Tue, May 22 and every 4th Tuesday from 7 to 10.30pm
Jazz Community Big Band
Fitz's Spare Keys - Elmhurst
Tue, May 22 from 8 to 10pm (opening band at 7pm)
Pete Ellman Big Band
La Quinta de los Reyes - Aurora
Sun, May 27 from 6 to 9:30pm
WDCB Big Band Jazz Party's British Buddy Alumni Big Band with Frieda Lee
FitzGerald's - Berwyn
Mon, May 28 and every Monday from 6 to 9pm
The Live Pete Show
Little Gem Restaurant - Oak Park
Tue, May 29 from 8 to 10pm (opening band at 7pm)
Pete Ellman Big Band
La Quinta de los Reyes - Aurora
Sun, Jun 3 from 6 to 9:30pm
WDCB Big Band Jazz Party
Chicago Grandstand Big Band

FitzGerald's - Berwyn
Sun, Jun 3 and always 1st Sunday from 7 to 9:30pm (dance lessons at 6:30pm)
Swing Dancing with Shout Section Big Band
Fitz's Spare Keys - Elmhurst
Mon, Jun 4 and every 1st Monday from 8 to 10pm
Outcast Jazz Band - Swing Session
Hackney's - Palos Park
Mon, Jun 4 and every Monday from 6 to 9pm
The Live Pete Show
Little Gem Restaurant - Oak Park
Tue, Jun 5 from 8 to 10pm (opening band at 7pm)
Pete Ellman Big Band
La Quinta de los Reyes - Aurora
Thu, Jun 7 and every 1st Thursday from 7:30 to 9:30pm
Dancing to The Sound Hounds "Little Big Band"
Cooper's Corner Restaurant - Winfield
Sat, Jun 9 at 8pm
Oleg Frish: Swing Around the World
Davenport's Cabaret & Piano Bar - Chicago
Sun, Jun 10 from 6 to 9:30pm
WDCB Big Band Jazz Party
Bill O'Connell's Chicago Skyliners Big Band

FitzGerald's - Berwyn
Sun, Jun 10 from 2 to 5pm
Illiana Club's Monthly Concert
Barb City Stompers

Glendora House Ballroom - Chicago Ridge
Sun, Jun 10 and every 2nd Sunday from 6 to 9pm
Jazz Consortium Big Band
Durty Nellies - Palatine
Sun, Jun 10 and every 2nd Sunday from 7 to 11pm
Stardust Big Band
Heartland Cafe - Chicago
Mon, Jun 11 and every Monday from 6 to 9pm
The Live Pete Show
Little Gem Restaurant - Oak Park
Tue, Jun 12 from 8 to 10pm (opening band at 7pm)
Pete Ellman Big Band
La Quinta de los Reyes - Aurora
Sun, Jun 17 from 6 to 9:30pm
WDCB Big Band Jazz Party
Jazz Community Big Band with guest vocalist Ava Logan

FitzGerald's - Berwyn
Sun, Jun 17 and always 3rd Sunday from 6 to 9:30pm
Outcast Jazz Band
Fitz's Spare Keys - Elmhurst
Sun, Jun 17 from noon to 2pm
Custer Fair w/ Shout Section Big Band
Custer Fair - Evanston
Mon, Jun 18 and every Monday from 6 to 9pm
The Live Pete Show
Little Gem Restaurant - Oak Park
Tue, Jun 19 from 8 to 10pm (opening band at 7pm)
Pete Ellman Big Band
La Quinta de los Reyes - Aurora
Wed, Jun 20 from 7 to 9pm
Glen Ellyn Park District's "Jazz in the Park" with Glen Ellyn Jazz Ensemble
Maryknoll Park - Glen Ellyn
Wed, Jun 20 from 7 to 10pm
Big Band Dance Party with APOL Jazz Orchestra
FitzGerald's - Berwyn
Sat, Jun 23 from 8 to 11pm
Shout Section Big Band at Monee Outdoor Jazz Festival
Fireman's Park - Monee
Sun, Jun 24 from 6 to 9:30pm
WDCB Big Band Jazz Party
British Buddy Alumni Big Band with Frieda Lee

FitzGerald's - Berwyn
Mon, Jun 25 and every Monday from 6 to 9pm
The Live Pete Show
Little Gem Restaurant - Oak Park
Tue, Jun 26 and every 4th Tuesday from 7 to 10.30pm
Jazz Community Big Band
Fitz's Spare Keys - Elmhurst
Tue, Jun 26 from 8 to 10pm (opening band at 7pm)
Pete Ellman Big Band
La Quinta de los Reyes - Aurora
Sun, Jul 1 and always 1st Sunday from 7 to 9:30pm (dance lessons at 6:30pm)
Swing Dancing with Shout Section Big Band
Fitz's Spare Keys - Elmhurst
Mon, Jul 2 and every 1st Monday from 8 to 10pm
Outcast Jazz Band - Swing Session
Hackney's - Palos Park
Mon, Jul 2 and every Monday from 6 to 9pm
The Live Pete Show
Little Gem Restaurant - Oak Park
Thu, Jul 5 and every 1st Thursday from 7:30 to 9:30pm
Dancing to The Sound Hounds "Little Big Band"
Cooper's Corner Restaurant - Winfield
Thu, Jul 5 at 7:30pm
Naperville Municipal Band Big Band Jazz Concert
Naperville Community Concert Center in Central Park - Naperville
Sun, Jul 8 and every 2nd Sunday from 6 to 9pm
Jazz Consortium Big Band
Durty Nellies - Palatine
Mon, Jul 9 and every Monday from 6 to 9pm
The Live Pete Show
Little Gem Restaurant - Oak Park
Sun, Jul 15 from 2 to 5pm
Illiana Club's Monthly Concert
TBA

Glendora House Ballroom - Chicago Ridge
Sun, Jul 15 and every 3rd Sunday from 6 to 9pm (dance lesson at 5pm)
Shout Section Big Band
Durty Nellies - Palatine
Sun, Jul 15 and always 3rd Sunday from 6 to 9:30pm
Outcast Jazz Band
Fitz's Spare Keys - Elmhurst
Mon, Jul 16 and every Monday from 6 to 9pm
The Live Pete Show
Little Gem Restaurant - Oak Park
Fri, Jul 20 and Sat, Jul 21
13th Annual 'Let's Dance' Big Band Weekend
Duke Ellington Ballroom at Holmes Student Center - DeKalb
Mon, Jul 23 and every Monday from 6 to 9pm
The Live Pete Show
Little Gem Restaurant - Oak Park
Tue, Jul 24 and every 4th Tuesday from 7 to 10.30pm
Jazz Community Big Band
Fitz's Spare Keys - Elmhurst
Wed, Jul 25 from 7 to 9pm
Glen Ellyn Park District's "Jazz in the Park" with Glen Ellyn Jazz Ensemble
Newton Park - Glen Ellyn
Thu, Jul 26 from 4 to 6:30pm
Shout Section Big Band at Valparaiso Summer Events
Valparaiso City Park - Valparaiso, IN
Mon, Jul 30 and every Monday from 6 to 9pm
The Live Pete Show
Little Gem Restaurant - Oak Park
Thu, Aug 2 and every 1st Thursday from 7:30 to 9:30pm
Dancing to The Sound Hounds "Little Big Band"
Cooper's Corner Restaurant - Winfield
Fri, Aug 3 from 5 to 6:30pm
Shout Section Big Band at Warrenville Summer Days
Warrenville City Hall Gazebo - Warrenville
Sun, Aug 5 and always 1st Sunday from 7 to 9:30pm (dance lessons at 6:30pm)
Swing Dancing with Shout Section Big Band
Fitz's Spare Keys - Elmhurst
Mon, Aug 6 and every 1st Monday from 8 to 10pm
Outcast Jazz Band - Swing Session
Hackney's - Palos Park
Mon, Aug 6 and every Monday from 6 to 9pm
The Live Pete Show
Little Gem Restaurant - Oak Park
Tue, Aug 7 with two sets at 8pm & 10pm
Jazz Community Big Band
Jazz Showcase - Chicago
Fri, Aug 10 from 6 to 10pm
Shout Section Large Combo at Illinois State Fair
Illinois State Fairgrounds - Springfield
Sun, Aug 12 and every 2nd Sunday from 6 to 9pm
Jazz Consortium Big Band
Durty Nellies - Palatine
Mon, Aug 13 and every Monday from 6 to 9pm
The Live Pete Show
Little Gem Restaurant - Oak Park
Wed, Aug 15 from 7 to 9pm
Glen Ellyn Park District's "Jazz in the Park" with Glen Ellyn Jazz Ensemble
Lake Ellyn Park - Glen Ellyn
Thu, Aug 16 at 7:30pm
Naperville Municipal Band's "Joint Jazz" Concert
Naperville Community Concert Center in Central Park - Naperville
Thu, Aug 16 from 7:30 to 9:30pm
Shout Section at Naperville Big Band Event
Naperville Community Concert Center in Central Park - Naperville
Sun, Aug 19 from 2 to 5pm
Illiana Club's Monthly Concert
Jazz Community Big Band

Glendora House Ballroom - Chicago Ridge
Sun, Aug 19 and always 3rd Sunday from 6 to 9:30pm
Outcast Jazz Band
Fitz's Spare Keys - Elmhurst
Mon, Aug 20 and every Monday from 6 to 9pm
The Live Pete Show
Little Gem Restaurant - Oak Park
Mon, Aug 27 and every Monday from 6 to 9pm
The Live Pete Show
Little Gem Restaurant - Oak Park
Tue, Aug 28 and every 4th Tuesday from 7 to 10.30pm
Jazz Community Big Band
Fitz's Spare Keys - Elmhurst
Sun, Sep 2 and always 1st Sunday from 7 to 9:30pm (dance lessons at 6:30pm)
Swing Dancing with Shout Section Big Band
Fitz's Spare Keys - Elmhurst
Thu, Sep 6 and every 1st Thursday from 7:30 to 9:30pm
Dancing to The Sound Hounds "Little Big Band"
Cooper's Corner Restaurant - Winfield
Sun, Sep 9 and every 2nd Sunday from 6 to 9pm
Jazz Consortium Big Band
Durty Nellies - Palatine
Mon, Sep 10 and every 1st Monday from 8 to 10pm
Outcast Jazz Band - Swing Session
Hackney's - Palos Park
Sun, Sep 16 from 2 to 5pm
Illiana Club's Monthly Concert
Marty Grosz & Friends

Glendora House Ballroom - Chicago Ridge
Sun, Sep 16 and every 3rd Sunday from 6 to 9pm (dance lesson at 5pm)
Shout Section Big Band
Durty Nellies - Palatine
Sun, Sep 16 and always 3rd Sunday from 6 to 9:30pm
Outcast Jazz Band
Fitz's Spare Keys - Elmhurst
Tue, Sep 25 and every 4th Tuesday from 7 to 10.30pm
Jazz Community Big Band
Fitz's Spare Keys - Elmhurst
Mon, Oct 1 and every 1st Monday from 8 to 10pm
Outcast Jazz Band - Swing Session
Hackney's - Palos Park
Thu, Oct 4 and every 1st Thursday from 7:30 to 9:30pm
Dancing to The Sound Hounds "Little Big Band"
Cooper's Corner Restaurant - Winfield
Sun, Oct 7 and always 1st Sunday from 7 to 9:30pm (dance lessons at 6:30pm)
Swing Dancing with Shout Section Big Band
Fitz's Spare Keys - Elmhurst
Sun, Oct 14 and every 2nd Sunday from 6 to 9pm
Jazz Consortium Big Band
Durty Nellies - Palatine
Sun, Oct 21 and always 3rd Sunday from 6 to 9:30pm
Outcast Jazz Band
Fitz's Spare Keys - Elmhurst
Tue, Oct 23 and every 4th Tuesday from 7 to 10.30pm
Jazz Community Big Band
Fitz's Spare Keys - Elmhurst
Thu, Nov 1 and every 1st Thursday from 7:30 to 9:30pm
Dancing to The Sound Hounds "Little Big Band"
Cooper's Corner Restaurant - Winfield
Sun, Nov 4 and always 1st Sunday from 7 to 9:30pm (dance lessons at 6:30pm)
Swing Dancing with Shout Section Big Band
Fitz's Spare Keys - Elmhurst
Mon, Nov 5 and every 1st Monday from 8 to 10pm
Outcast Jazz Band - Swing Session
Hackney's - Palos Park
Sun, Nov 11 from 2 to 5pm
Illiana Club's Monthly Concert
45th Anniversary "Mini-Fest"

Glendora House Ballroom - Chicago Ridge
Sun, Nov 11 and every 2nd Sunday from 6 to 9pm
Jazz Consortium Big Band
Durty Nellies - Palatine
Sun, Nov 18 and every 3rd Sunday from 6 to 9pm (dance lesson at 5pm)
Shout Section Big Band
Durty Nellies - Palatine
Sun, Nov 18 and always 3rd Sunday from 6 to 9:30pm
Outcast Jazz Band
Fitz's Spare Keys - Elmhurst
Tue, Nov 27 and every 4th Tuesday from 7 to 10.30pm
Jazz Community Big Band
Fitz's Spare Keys - Elmhurst
Sun, Dec 2 and always 1st Sunday from 7 to 9:30pm (dance lessons at 6:30pm)
Swing Dancing with Shout Section Big Band
Fitz's Spare Keys - Elmhurst
Mon, Dec 3 and every 1st Monday from 8 to 10pm
Outcast Jazz Band - Swing Session
Hackney's - Palos Park
Thu, Dec 6 and every 1st Thursday from 7:30 to 9:30pm
Dancing to The Sound Hounds "Little Big Band"
Cooper's Corner Restaurant - Winfield
Sun, Dec 9 from noon to 5pm
Illiana Club's Monthly Concert
Annual Christmas Dinner Dance

Glendora House Ballroom - Chicago Ridge
Sun, Dec 9 and every 2nd Sunday from 6 to 9pm
Jazz Consortium Big Band
Durty Nellies - Palatine
Sun, Dec 16 and always 3rd Sunday from 6 to 9:30pm
Outcast Jazz Band
Fitz's Spare Keys - Elmhurst