Weekly classes in Lindy Hop and Balboa. No experience required.

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Swingin' on Campus

Welcome to the Edinburgh University Swing Dance Society. We are a buzzing society with regular classes in Lindy Hop, Charleston, Shag and Balboa. Anyone can join us - no dance experience is required! Just come along to one of our tasters or to one of our first two Monday classes to try it out for free. See the classes page to read about our classes and how to join.

Looking for a great swing workshop? We host two swing weekends every year with visiting teachers, social dancing and performances. You can also read more about our society, meet our team and learn about the history of swing dance.


Stay up to date with EUSDS news, including room changes, special opportunities and more.

Scholarship Applications Now Open
Applications for our University of Swing scholarships are now open! You can find more information on our UoS page. If you would like to sign up, please fill out this form.
Posted 8/12/19
University of Swing 2020
We are super excited to announce our biggest event of the year: University of Swing 2020. Please join us on 20-22nd of March for swing weekend full of great classes, socials, live music, competitions and more! Head on over to our University of Swing page where we will be announcing teachers and venues. We will also be posting updates on our Facebook page. Tickets go on sale on Monday 2nd at 8pm!
Posted 29/11/19
Snowball Is Coming!
Our big winter swing social is taking place on 6/12 at 18:30 in Pleasance Upper Hall! This is a fun night filled with festive tunes, great dances and lots of fun games and competitions. Tickets are £5 on the door and £3 in advance. Advance tickets can be bought at our Monday socials, or online on our eusa site. You can learn more on our Facebook Event
Posted 22/11/19
The Swingin' Pub Quiz
Please join us this Sunday 10/11 at 7:30PM for a swing-packed pub quiz in Pleasance Cabaret Bar. You can read more about this quiz on our Facebook Event.
Posted 3/11/19
Fright Train Handbook now Available
The handbook for Fright Train is now available. This contains all the information about Fright Train you could need: class timetables, social venues, competitions and more! You can access it here.
Posted 24/10/19
Odysseus Bailer: Talk and Dance Workshop
On Wednesday 23rd of October at 7pm in Summerhall we are inviting international blues and Lindy teacher Odysseus Bailer. He will be giving a talk on the African American history and culture of blues and swing, and then give a mixed-level class in which Odysseus promises we will learn to approach and think about dancing in an entirely different way. Find prices and times on our Facebook Event.
Posted 12/10/19