Friday Night Swing

The dance formerly known as the Baltimore Strut. Friday night swing and Lindy Hop has become a Mobtown institution. Packed, zany, and intense, we go whole hog on Friday nights--now featuring a full bar! (bar at 7:30, drop in lesson at 8; dance at 9). Later in the evening we rock a little soul music. $10 for the lesson (dance included) or $10 for the dance without the lesson.

Fall Dance Recital

The Mobtown Ballroom's annual dance recital is one of our favorite events of the year. Come watch your friends and neighbors show off their dance skills, and then stay for the after party and have a drink. $10, and please buy your tickets in advance (this will sell out). First showing at 4pm, second at 7pm.

Monday Night Swing Dance

Come at 8 for a drop-in beginner lesson ($10, with free dance after). Dancing begins at 9 ($7 dance only). The bar opens at 7:30. Monday is the most welcoming and engaging night for beginner dancers, and, like everything we do here, it's exceedingly fun.

Anti-Social Thanksgiving

One of the finest Mobtown Traditions: On Thanksgiving night we open our doors for an evening of cocktails, relaxation, conversation and good company. If you're far from home, don't want to go home, or simply have a little time later in the day, stop by. We'll have good drinks and no cover charge. 8 pm.

Low Fly Aerial Dance Workshop

This aerial workshop is for all levels, and especially for anyone interested in performing at a showcase. All hard apparatus will be used! Must have taken 1 session of aerial dance to participate. Taught by Tom Martin & Danielle

Beginner German Wheel Workshop

Take a ride on the wild side as we roll our way into the wonderful world of wheel. Students will start off in belts - you will be upside down for the first trick in class! No experience necessary!

Intermediate German Wheel Workshop

This class will cover new straight-line moves that will add a bit of funk and flair into your rolling! Must have previous experience in German Wheel.

Supreme Spiral Success - German Wheel Workshop

We'll take you from zero to hero in this topsy­turvy workshop! One of the three disciplines of wheel, spiral is the most mesmerizing and unique. You'll learn to spin, roll, and turn on one rim, while having an insanely good time! Experience required.

Intro to Aerial Dance Workshop

At In the Dark Circus Arts we show that fitness can be fun and accessible to any and everyone via the circus arts. Come out for this one time only aerial dance experience! No experience required.

Invented Apparatus Workshop

Come out and get creative on some of In the Dark Circus Arts favorite apparatuses - the aerial cube, moon, spiral and lyre. Experience required!

Kids & Parents Aerial Dance Workshop

Looking for an activity for your children that is active and creative? Are you kids interested in aerial dance and the circus arts? Then come on out and give it a try with your children!

New Year's Eve

New Year's E've at the Mobtown Ballroom is Baltimore's best party. Featuring Sarah Sullivan and the New Old Fashioneds' party band, we kick off at 7pm with a cocktail hour, which will be followed by hours of music, performances, dancing, and all around crazy shenanigans. Free champagne toast at midnight. This event sells out every year, so get your tickets while they last.

BAL-timore 2019

BAL-timore, Baltimore's biggest Balboa weekend, is back for year number 2!