Venues

Blues Union
Thursday Evening Dance (Sold Separately)

16 Bow Street, Somerville, MA

Admission sold separately ($12 pre-sales available through SweetMo, $15 at the door)

Welcome to one of Boston's weekly blues dances, Blues Union! The Thursday night pre-SweetMo blues dance features an intermediate lesson 7:30-8:30pm, a beginner lesson 8:30-9:30pm, and social dancing to a live band 9:30-12:00am.

http://bluesunionboston.com/

Parking: Meters available at night, parking lot behind the Citizens Bank, small parking lot at Michelin Tire.

Transit Advice: Buses available from Sullivan Station (orange line), Central Station (red line).

Food: Many retail options available. Machu Chicken and Grill, Grace's ice cream, and Brass Union are some of our favorites. Free light snacks and baked goods available at the dance.


West Cambridge Youth Center ("WCYC")
Friday, Saturday, and Sunday Main Dances

680 Huron Ave, Cambridge, MA

We have this large, beautiful, and well air conditioned space for every main dance! Bring out your best for our live music in this venue on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday.

Accessibility: Wheelchair accessible (ramps and elevators)

Parking: Some parking available in the lot across from the venue. Street parking available on Huron Ave.

Transit Advice: Buses available from Harvard Square.

Shortest walk: #72 bus stop (Aberdeen Ave at Huron Ave) is an 8 minute walk from the venue. The last inbound bus each night is: Friday at approximately 11:25pm, Saturday at approximately 1:20am, and Sunday at approximately 10pm.

Most frequent bus: #71 and #73 bus stops (Mt. Auburn St at Aberdeen Ave) are a 13 minute walk from the venue. The last inbound buses each night are at approximately 1am.

Food: Limited retail options nearby and in Harvard Square.


MIT Student Center ("MIT")
Saturday and Sunday Workshops

MIT Stratton Student Center (84 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge, MA) and Kresge building W16 (48 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge, MA)

Accessibility: Wheelchair accessible. Ramps, elevators.

Parking: The usual parking garage was recently torn down. Plan to arrive 10-15 minutes early for parking or use rideshare apps. On Saturday we recommend the Albany St parking garage ($9 for the day). Saturday parking meters are $1/hour, move your car every 2 hours. On Sunday we recommend parking meters because they are free on Sundays. PARKING MAP

Transit Advice: Closest bus lines are #1 and CT1. Subway Red Line stations Central (15 min walk) and Kendall/MIT (13 min walk) are nearby.

Food: Many retail options. 1st floor has Anna Taqueria, La Verde's (comprehensive mini mart with good grab-and-go food), Dunkin Donuts. 2nd floor has food court cafeteria.


Imagine Cambridge
Friday and Saturday Late Night Dance

23 Bay State Rd, Cambridge, MA

Parking: Some parking available in the lots on Bay State Road, New Street (next to Q Ballroom/Extreme Dancesport). Street parking available on Bay State Road and New Street. PARKING MAP

Transit Advice: Best to carpool between the main dance and the late night. Bus #74 is available but runs infrequently. Early morning bus service starts between 5-6am on the weekends. Best to carpool or use a ride share app to get home from the late night.

Please keep quiet outside and respect the neighborhood.

Food: Free late night snacks during the dance (fruits, vegetables, bagels, cookies, crackers, cheese, etc.). Gluten free options available. No nuts served. Lemonade and Iced tea.

Accessibility: This venue is not wheelchair accessible.


Forge Baking Co ("Forge")
Sunday Late Night Dance

626 Somerville Ave, Somerville, MA

Accessibility: Wheelchair available (ramp), handicapped parking, venue on 1st floor.

Parking: Venue has a parking lot. Street parking on Somerville Ave. Metered parking off at night. Note signage.

Transit Advice: Best to carpool between the main dance and the late night. Best to carpool or use a ride share app to get home at the end of the late night. Bus #83 and subway begin Monday morning service between 5-6am.

Please keep quiet outside and respect the neighborhood.

Food: Free late night snacks during the dance (fruits, vegetables, bagels, cookies, crackers, cheese, etc.). Gluten free options available. No nuts served. Lemonade and Iced tea.