By Bethany Wolf

Immerse yourself in the rich cultural heritage of Texas dance halls at the Swing Into Round Top event, presented by Texas Dance Hall Preservation, Inc. (TDHP). On Saturday, June 24, 2023, Round Top, Texas will come alive with the captivating melodies of The Broken Spokes, the award-winning Western swing band. This exciting evening promises a celebration of music, history, and community spirit, all while supporting the preservation of Texas’ cherished dance hall tradition.

Texas dance halls hold a special place in the hearts of many Texans, embodying the state’s vibrant cultural legacy. These cherished venues have served as the backdrop for countless memories, from lively dances to joyous celebrations. However, many of these historic structures face the threat of decay or demolition. That’s where TDHP steps in to ensure the survival of these architectural treasures.

Swing Into Round Top: A Night to Remember

Swing Into Round Top is an extraordinary opportunity to experience the magic of a Texas dance hall firsthand. The event takes place in Round Top, a picturesque town known for its commitment to preserving history. The evening promises to transport attendees to a place where swinging tunes and infectious rhythms rule the dance floor.

Swing Into Texas Dance Halls - Round Top, TX

The Broken Spokes: A Western Swing Extravaganza

Prepare to be captivated by the infectious melodies of The Broken Spokes, a Western swing band that embodies the spirit of Texas. With their seamless blend of country, jazz, and blues, The Broken Spokes will have you tapping your feet and dancing the night away. It’s a performance that is sure to delight both avid swing enthusiasts and those new to the genre.

Ticket Options to Suit Every Guest

Swing Into Round Top offers two ticket options, ensuring that everyone can find a package that suits their preferences. For $25, you can purchase an individual ticket, which includes general seating. This option is perfect for those looking to enjoy the lively atmosphere and soak up the dance hall ambiance. You also have the Stone Cellar restaurant next door to purchase food and bring into the dance hall to enjoy.

By attending Swing Into Round Top, you become an integral part of the effort to preserve Texas’ iconic dance halls. TDHP is dedicated to raising awareness about the cultural significance of these architectural gems and ensuring their continued existence for future generations. Every ticket purchased contributes directly to this cause, allowing Texas dance halls to remain a vital part of the state’s heritage.

Swing Into Round Top is a unique opportunity to immerse yourself in the vibrant history of Texas dance halls. The combination of The Broken Spokes’ electrifying performance and the picturesque charm of Round Top promises an unforgettable evening. By attending this event, not only will you enjoy a night of toe-tapping music, but you’ll also make a significant contribution to the preservation of Texas’ beloved dance hall tradition. 

So mark your calendars for Saturday, June 24, 2023 at 6:00 p.m., and join us in celebrating the enduring legacy of Texas dance halls. Get ready to swing into Round Top!