Five Spot

5 South Bank Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106
ph. 215-574-0070
em. [email protected]

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Philadelphia Trenton

Jump, jive, and wail to the Zoot Suit riot that occurs nightly at the Five Spot. Since opening in 1996 this dance venue has remained as one of Philadelphia's most popular spots, featuring live swing music and Cubanismo rhythms. Thursday nights typically cover hot latin beats or jitterbugging. Weekend nights swing hard with free dance lessons every open night. Take a spirited step back into the era of big bands, high fashion, and partner dancing in an atmosphere of class and fun.

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