Location - 2020 Uppsala

Scandinavian Shuffle 2020 - a balboa weekend in Uppsala, Sweden


The venue

The venue for the whole weekend will be Östgöta Nation – one of the 13 student nations in town. In 1885 the after King Oscar II had inaugurated the house the student nation could first hire part of the house and after some time the bought the building.

For more information about the venue Read more.

Trädgårdsgatan 15, Uppsala

Photo Stefan Ortlieb

Photo Stefan Ortlieb


The City

Welcome here - Welcome home
This is the slogan of Uppsala and as one of the biggest university towns of Sweden it has a lot to offer. For example fika houses, historical buildings, the house of the famous cat Peter No-Tail/Pelle Svanslös and famous botanist Carl Linnaeus the father of modern taxonomy. Read more

Uppsala cathedral and Gustavianium
Visit one of Uppsala’s most famous buildings the cathedral of Uppsala and the largest and tallest cathedral in the Nordic countries or Gustavianium which is the University's oldest preserved building. Read more

Gamla Uppsala (Old Uppsala)
Take a day trip and walk around one of Scandinavias most important viking burial sites and get an insight into how ancient Swedes lived.
Read more


How to get here

Arriving from abroad?

By train from Stockholm and Arlanda airport



Bus from Arlanda airport



Taxi from Arlanda airport




where to stay

After a long night shufflin’ you’ll need somewhere nice to sleep and regain your energy. We have listed a few options here, all within a walking distance from our venue.

Get a 10% discount at Radisson blue when you book your accommodation by using this code: 3450532

To get a discount at CityStay hostel by using this code: Swing2020


City stay **

Hotell Centralstationen **

Hostel Fyristorg **

Uppsala City hostel ***


Hotell Kungsängstorg - **

Hotel Radisson blue ****

Grand Hotell Hörnan ****

Clarion hotell Gillet - ****