Why Castle Camp?

‘Because it has captured the whole point of swing dancing for me. Because it is magical and otherworldly, and far too intense, and filled with the promise of mischief. Because the people that make it happen are unique and fantastic, because the castle itself is charming and slightly mouldy, because the bar is always open and anything goes. Because you can stay up late enough to find those unforgettable dances, and you can leave a little more whole and brokenhearted than the last time you visited.’

—from a fine 2014 participant who has returned year after year.

Just watch this:

And this: