Sunset Swing Festival

San Antonio, Eddies Diner

The Sunset Swing Festival Weekender returns for the 6th year at Eddie’s Diner in San Antonio from August 23-25. With 3 days of programming that includes 6 live bands, dance teachers from the peninsula to show you some cool moves, pole dancers, custom American cars, Harley-Davidson bikes and a tattoo parlour onsite courtesy of Tattikus Tattoo.


Friday August 23

20:00-20:30 – Opening of the festival and presentation of the Sunset Swing Club dance teachers PILI, MARTA and JOSE

20:30-21:00 – Free classes of SWING and ROCKABILLY JIVE dancing

21:00-22:30 – Live music from local female rock and roll group ‘POISON IVY’

22:30-00:00 – Live music from ‘ROCKOLA PROJECT’

00:00-01:00 – DJ STOMP ROCKER, playing 45s on vinyl

Saturday August 24

19:00-20:00 – Free classes of LINDY HOP dancing

We love Lindy Hop – Read Our Article on The Coolest Dance Music You’ve Never Heard Of

20:00-20:30 – The fabulous CURVY CURRY Cabaret

20:30-21:30 – Live music from ‘THE GROOVY BROTHERS’

21:30-22:00 – Exhibition of models ‘PIN-UPS AND PIMPS’ – make yourself a beautiful video and get great gifts

22:00-22:30 – Exhibition of pole dancing from ‘CURVY CURRY’

22:30-00:00 – Live music from ‘THE PIN UP SOUND’

00:00-00:30 – See the fiesta fireworks from the beach

00:00-02:00 – DJ STOMP ROCKER, playing 45s on vinyl

Sunday August 25

12:00-12:30 – Exhibition of American cars, Harley-Davidson bikes and retro stalls

12:30-13:30 – Free classes of LINDY HOP dancing followed by WHAT A HEAT BEACH PARTY (come with HAWAIIANA clothing)

13:30-15:30 – Live music from ‘THE FABULOUS SKIFFLE KINGS’

15:30-17:30 – Live music from ‘SURPRISE BAND’

17:30-18:00 – Exhibition of classic American cars

18:00-18:30 – Free classes of LINDY HOP dancing followed by I MELT FROM THE HEAT BEACH PARTY

18:30-19:00 LIMBO

19:00-21:00 – DJ STOMP ROCKER, closing the festival with more 45s on vinyl

If you like rock ‘n’ roll, swing and lindy hop this is always a fun event, in the great and authentic location of Eddie’s Diner, on the Arenal Beach.