Step into the Jazz Age at The Great Gatsby Ball this weekend

Party like it's 1922.

F. Scott Fitzgerald's novel 'The Great Gatsby." –Sotheby's

If you’re looking for an excuse to don your best 1920s getup and dance the Charleston, look no further than the Fairmont Copley Plaza this weekend.

Put on by the Commonwealth Vintage Dancers, The Great Gatsby Ball has a focus on dancing. The event, which takes place on Saturday, Jan. 12, will feature dance lessons for all levels as well as performances. There will also be games and live music by the Wolverine Jazz Band under the 30-foot ceiling of the hotel’s ballroom.

Guests must be at least 18 years old to attend. Hors d’ouevres are included in the price of the ticket, and there will be a cash bar.

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VIP tickets are already sold out, but general tickets are still available for $75.

The Great Gatsby Ball; Saturday, Jan. 12 from 6 p.m. to 11 p.m.; Fairmont Copley Plaza, Boston; $75; 18+.