flourish 23 to 27 February 2017 Munich Lindy Hoppers

A big thank you to all participants, artists and staff:

The past edition of the Rock That Swing festival was a truely awesome event thanks to all the contributers. The plannings for the 12th edition have begun. We will update this site when more information is available. In the meanwhile enjoy the pages of the past edition. Check out the picture gallery or our YouTube channel. See you again for a new chapter of the Rock That Swing Saga and more awesomeness in Munich!

February 23rd–27th, 2017

Eleventh edition

World of Swing proudly present the 11t edition!

After an epic 10th anniversary World of Swing proudly presents the next international Rock That Swing Festival in Munich. The festival celebrates the diversity of the dances and music of the Swing and Rock’n’Roll era from the 20s to the 50s. Over a span of five days, the fantastic dance nights, hot live music, shows, competitions, numerous workshops, and passionate dancers from all over the world create an inspiring and unforgettable atmosphere, unmatched in its variety.

During the daytime more than 50 of the world’s best teachers offer a vast variety of more than 200 classes. Dancers at any level, from beginners all the way up to teachers, can create their own individual schedule selecting from classes in Lindy Hop, Boogie Woogie, Charleston, Balboa, Shag, Authentic Jazz, Rockabilly Jive, Afro, Blues, and more.

The 11th edition will again offer a fantastic line-up of the best bands and teachers in great locations, including two nights at the marvelous ballroom of the Deutsches Theater in the city center of Munich. Additionally the organizers and dance icons Marcus & Bärbl will celebrate the 25th anniversary of their partnership.

  • Online Registration ends Januar 31st!
  • Additional Lindy Hop INT+ track on Friday.
  • Hep Cats Night and Hep Cats DJ Hop sold out!
  • After Hours Saturday almost sold out!
  • New Page: Available Tickets
  • Category 3 seats for Rock That Swing Ball and Jamboree Ball are sold out!
  • Additional Partner Hotel!