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** Indicates  Events Licensed  by  ASCAP, BMI   and SESAC thru their NFA affiliation.

JAN | FEB | MAR | APR | MAY | JUN | JULY | AUG | SEPT | OCT | NOV | DEC

    

 

December 31, 2015-January 3, 2016
Floorplay New Years Swing Vacation**
Rosen Plaza Hotel
Orlando, FL
Mark Traynor, Coordinator
(407) 973-9674 Hotline
Email: floorplayswing@gmail.com
Website: www.floorplayswing.com

January 4-10, 2016
24th Annual UCWDC Worlds Championships**
Gaylord Opryland
Nashville, TN
Randy Shotts, Coordinator
(503) 330-0976
Email: director@ucwdcworlds.com
Website: www.ucwdcworlds.com

January 7-10, 2016
Sweet Side of Swing**
Westin Atlanta Perimeter North
Atlanta, GA
Alan Annicella, Coordinator
(404) 771-2648
Email: sweetsideofswing@gmail.com
Website: www.sweetsideofswing.com

January 7-10, 2016
21st Annual Island Winter Classic**
Host: Hilton Head Island Carolina Shag Club
Westin Resort & Spa
Hilton Head Island, SC
Ellie Merola, Coordinator
Email: elliemerola@hargray.com
Website: www.hhishag.com

January 15-17, 2016
Austin Swing Dance Championships**
Sheraton At The Capital
Austin, TX
A WSDC & Masters Tour event
Angel & Debbie Figueroa, Coordinators
(512) 249-6481
Email: info@austinswingdancechampionships.com
Website: www.austinswingdancechampionships.com

January 22-24, 2016
Freedom Swing Dance Challenge**
Clarion Hotel & Conference Center
Philadelphia, PA
Rob & Sheila Purkey, Coordinators
(609) 519-0078
Email: robandsheiladance@yahoo.com
Website: www.robandsheiladance.com

January 28-31, 2016
Palm Springs Line Dance Festival**
Palm Springs Pavillion
Palm Springs, CA
Gloria Gunn, Coordinator
(951) 990-4633
Email: gloria@palmspringslinedance.com
Website: www.palmspringslinedance.com

January 29-30, 2016
Electric Storm** (CANCELLED)
Host: Electric City Shag Club
University Inn
Clemson, SC
Bobby Skelton, Coordinator
(803) 238-7405
Email: bobbyskeltonjr@gmail.com
Website: www.shagginjack.net

February 4-7, 2016
The Big Bang Line Dance Classic**
Crowne Plaza Hotel at Airport
Charlotte, NC
William Craig, Coordinator
(704) 226-8007
Email: empiredance@aol.com
Website: www.bigbangdanceclassic.com

February 5-7, 2016
Shaggers at Heart**
Host: Boogie on the Bay Shag Club
Crowne Plaza Williamsburg at Ft. Mcgruder
Williamsburg, VA
Dave & Elaine Dembicki, Coordinators
(757) 465-9307
Email: edembicki@yahoo.com
Website: www.boogieonthebay.com

February 5-7, 2016
Charlotte WestieFest event**
Host: Charlotte Westies
Charlotte Hilton University Place
Charlotte, NC
Rick Dauss, Coordinator
(336) 263-6099
Email: rick@charlottewestie.com
Website: none at this time

February 11-14, 2016
24th Annual President's Day Weekend**
A NASDE/YASDA/AANCE event
Host: Capital Swing Dancers
Red Lion Woodlake Hotel & Conference Center
Sacramento, CA
Dani Canziani, Coordinator
(916) 371-2385
Email: danirae@earthlink.net
Website: www.capitalswingdancers.org

February 11-13, 2016
28th Annual Chicken Pickin' By the Sea**
Host: Lake Norman Shag Club
OD Arcade & Lounge
North Myrtle Beach, SC
Alan Williams, Coordinator
(704) 489-2299
Email: aw4090@aol.com
Website: www.angelfire.com/nc2/lakenormanshagclub.com

February 12-14, 2016
Sweetheart Dance Jamboree**
Bellevue Hotel Hilton
Bellevue, WA
Alan Provencher, Coordinator
(360) 561-3517
Email: dj-alan@comcast.net
Website: www.sweetheartjamboree.com

February 12-14, 2016
Sweetheart Swing Classic**
Marriott Hotel
Tampa, FL
Phil Dorroll, Coordinator
(615) 948-3124
Email: phil@danceamerica.net
Website: www.sweetheartswingclassic.com

February 18-21, 2016
Big "D" Bash**
Sheraton DFW Hotel
Irving (Dallas), TX
Barbara Albright, Coordinator
(817) 729-0181
Email: barbfashions@aol.com
Website: www.bigdbash.com

February 26-28, 2016
Dance Camp Chicago**
Host: Swing N' Country Dance Club
Waterford Conference Center & Hotel
Elmhurst, IL
Leah Noparstak, Coordinator
(847) 363-4705
Email: leah.noparstak@sbcglobal.net
Website: www.swingncountry.net

March 3-6, 2016
Ft. Wayne Dance For All**
Grand Wayne Convention Center
Ft. Wayne, IN
Jamie & Barney Marshall
(615) 822-7345
Email: thejamiemarshall@att.net
Website: www.ftwaynedanceforall.com

March 3-6, 2016
Mid Atlantic Dance Jam**
An AANCE/YASDA/IHDA event
Sheraton Premier Leesburg Pike
Vienna, VA
Dave Moldove, Coordinator
(301) 330-7708
Email: dave@atlanticdancejam.com
www.midatlanticdancejam.com

March 10-13, 2016
The Chicago Classic**
Hyatt Regency O'Hare
Rosemont, IL
Adam Leibowitz, Coordinator
(518) 681-1299
Email: a.leibowitz@yahoo.com
 Website: www.thechicagoclassic.com

March 11-13, 2016
Texas Hoedown**
An ACDA event
DFW Airport Marriott South
Ft. Worth, TX
Jerry & Virginia Rainey, Coordinators
(940) 458-7276
Email: jvdance@classic.net.net
Website: www.dancetexasshowdown.com

March 17-20, 2016
Boston Tea Party**
Newton Marriott
Newton, MA
Nanette Sulik, Coordinator
(856) 986-6888
Email: nwsulik@yahoo.com
Website: www.teapartyswings.com

March 17-21, 2016
Peach State Country Western Dance Festival**
A UCWDC event
Crowne Plaza Ravinia Hotel
Atlanta, GA
Bill Robinson, Coordinator
(678) 640-4633
Email: peachstatedance@comcast.net
Website: www.peachstatedance.com

March 18-19, 2016
Desert Dance Line Dance Festival**
Las Palmas Grand
Mesa, AZ
Janet Wallace, Coordinator
(480) 984-0455
Email: janetjim.az@netzero.net

March 18-20, 2016
33rd Annual Novice Invitational**
A WSDC/AANCE event
Westin Memorial City
Houston, TX
Peggy Bourque, Coordinator
(713) 533-9743
Email: peggy.bourque@att.net
Website: www.novice-invitational.com

March 18-20, 2016
CSRA Shag Classic**
Host: CSRA Shag Club
Julian Smith Casino
Augusta, GA
Richard Conner, Coordinator
(803) 442-9163
Email: rctc1@comcast.net
Website: www.csrashagclub.com

March 24-26, 2016
Seattle Easter Swing**
Host: Seattle Swing Dance Club
Bellevue Hyatt Regency
Seattle, WA
Jim Minty, Coordinator
(425) 822-2525
Email: seschair@seattlewcswing.com
Website: www.seattlewcswing.com

March 24-27, 2016
Lindyfest/Lone Star Championships**
Royal Sonesta Hotel
Houston, TX
Tena Morales, Coordinator
(281) 245-6369
Email: tenalonestar@gmail.com
Website: www.lindyfest.hsds.org

March 24-27, 2016
San Diego Dance Festival**
A UCWDC/WSDC event
Crowne Plaza Hotel
San Diego, CA
Ronnie DeBenedetta, Coordinator
(619) 665-6833
Email: ronniebdancer@aol.com
Website: www.sandiegodancefestival.com

March 25-27, 2016
Swing Over Orlando**
Renaissance Orlando Airport Hotel
Orlando, FL
Drew Sinclair, Coordinator
(407) 492-4028
Email: info@swingoverprlando.com
Website: www.swingoverorlando.com

March 31-April 3, 2016
15th Annual Line Dance Showdown**
Boston Marriott Quincy
Quincy, MA
Jennifer Cameron, Coordinator
(954) 444-6980
Email: info@linedanceshowdown.com
Website: www.linedanceshowdown.com

March 31-April 3, 2016
City of Angels Swing**
A WSDC/AANCE event
Sheraton Gateway LAX
Los Angeles, CA
Ronnie DeBenedetta, Coordinator
(619) 665-6833
Email: ronniebdancer@aol.com
Website: www.cityofangelsswing.com

April 1-2, 2016
Capital City Shag Extravaganza**
Host: Capital City Shag Club
Embassy Suites & Jamel Shrine Center
Columbia, SC
Marie Kiesel, Coordinator
(803) 772-7577
Email: mkiesel@sc.rr.com
Website: www.capitalcityshagclub.com

April 15-17, 2016
Sunflower Swing**
Host: Wichita Swing Dance Club
Various Venues
Wichita, KS
Evan Borst, Coordinator
(316) 734-3970
Email: evenborst@gmail.com
Website: www.sunflowerswing.com

April 15-24, 2016
SOS Spring Safari
North Myrtle Beach, SC
Numerous hotels and venues
Ron Whisenent, SOS President
(888) 767-3113
Email: rwhisensnt686@aol.com
Website: www.shagdance.com

April 22-24, 2016
Louisiana Country Dance Hayride**
An ACDA event
Best Western of Alexandria Inn &
Conference Center
Alexandria, VA
Ray Michiels, Coordinator
(318) 447-7458
Email: raysluckystars@aol.com
Website: www.lacountrydancehayride.com

April 28, May 1, 2016
Mid Atlantic Dance Classic**
A UCWDC/WSDC event
Dulles Airport Westin Hotel
Dulles, VA
Anita Strawser, Coordinator
(571) 221-3683
Email: aghuffman1001@aol.com
Website: www.midatlanticdanceclassic.com

April 28- May 1, 2016
Swingin' Into Spring**
Hilton Hotel
Hartford, CT
Ken Mercik, Coordinator
(860) 749-5434
Email: ken@djkenm.com
Website: djkenm.com

May 6-7, 2016
Dancin' In The Park
Host: Spa City Bop & Swing Dance Club
The Hotel Hot Springs
Hot Springs, AR
Virginia Stanton, Coordinator
(501) 282-0350
Email: swag96@gmail.com
Website: www.spacitydanceclub.com

May 6-8, 2016
Portland Lindy Exchange**
Host: Portland Lindy Society
Scottish Ritr Temple
Portland, OR
Desha Berney, Coordinator
(503) 593-3245
Email: deshaberney@gmail.com
Website: www.pdxlx.com

May 13-14, 2016
21st Annual Mountain Boogie Walk**
Host: Beckley Area Shag Club
Hern's Hanger
Beaver, WV
Karen Callahan, Coordinator
(304) 763-4549
Email: shagbasc@suddenlink.net
Website: www.beckleyshagclub.com

May 19-22,2016
The Texas Classic**
Royal Sonesta Houston Galleria
Houston, TX
Kathi Bittner, Coordinator
(713)303-8215
Email: cutarugkb@sbcglobal.net
Website: www.thetexasclassic.com

May 20-22, 2016
Dance! Dance! Dance!**
Clarion Hotel & Conference Center
Colorado Springs, CO
Betty Moses, Coordinator
(719) 633-0525
Email: dorbmoses@msn.com
Website: www.love2linedance.com

May 26-30, 2016
Frezno Dance Classic**
A UCWDC/AANCE/WSDC event
Doubletree By Hilton Hotel
Fresno, CA
Steve Zener, Coordinator
(559)486-1556
Email: steve@fresnodance.com
Website: www.fresnodance.com

May 27-29, 2016
Richmond Lindy Exchange**
Numerous venues-see website
Richmond, VA
John Ennis, Coordinator
(530) 563-6647
Email: j.m.ennis@gmail.com
Website: www.richmondlx.com

May 27-30, 2016
International Swing Dance Championships**
Host: Houston Swing Dance Society
Weston Oaks At the Galleria
Houston, TX
Andrea Cody, Coordinator
(713) 351-8882
Email: andrea@americansocialdance.org
Website: www.hsds.com

May 27-30, 2016
Show Me Showdown**
An ACDA event
University Plaza Hotel
Springfield, MO
Jim Criger, Coordinator
(417) 988-0988
Email: directors@showmwshowdowndance.com
Website: www.showmeshowdowndance.com

June 2-5, 2016
Michigan Classic**
An AANCE/Masters Tour/WSDC event
Sheraton Detroit Metro Airport
Romulus, MI
Doug Rousar, Coordinator
(920) 279-0222
Email: doug@rousardance.com
Website: www.michiganclassic.com

June 1-4, 2016
23rd Annual Line Dance Marathon**
Sheraton Imperial Hotel & Convention Ctr.
Durham-Raleigh, NC
Jean Garr, Coordinator
(919) 380-1844
Email: jean@jgpresentsmarathon.com
Website: www.jgpresentsmarathon.com

June 3-5, 2016
Bluebonnet Bash**
Host: Dallas Swing Dance Society
Dallas Opera Rehearsal Center
Dallas, TX
Chris Ronderos, Coordinator
(214) 632-9462
Email: president@dsds.org
Website: www.dsds.org

June 9-12, 2016
Orange Blossom Dance Festival**
A UCWDC/WSDC event
The Florida Hotel & Conference Center
Orlando, FL
Donna Steinfeld, Coordinator
(321) 297-1000
Email: orangeblossomdancefestival@gmail.com
Website: www.orangeblossomdance.org

June 9-12, 2016
Jack & Jill O'Rama**
Hyatt Regency Orange County
Garden Grove, CA
John Wheaton, Coordinator
(805) 937-1574
Email: ccsd@thegrid.net
Website: www.jackandjillorama.com

June 10-12, 2016
Disco America**
Clarion Hotel & Conference Center
Philadelphia, PA
Joyce Szili, Coordinator
(301) 946-2080
Email: joycedancr@aol.com
Website: www.discoamerica.com

June 16-20, 2016
Dance n Play**
Eagle Crest Resort
Redmond, OR
Cheryl Lyons, Coordinator
(509) 869-3459
Email: cheryl@dancenplay.com
Website: www.dancenplay.com

June 17-18, 2016
Shaggin' On the Boulevard**
Host: Charleston Area Shag Society of WV
Charleston Moose Lodge On the Rivert
Shirley Lane, Coordinator
(304) 437-2760
Email: shirleylane@suddenlink.net
Website: www.wvshag.com

June 17-19, 2016
Swingapalooza**
Clarion Inn & Conference Center
Gonzales, LA
Bryan & Catrinel Jordan, Coordinators
(225) 673-6978
Email: catrinel@swingapaloozaevent.com
Website: www.swingapaloozaevent.com

June 17-19, 2016
Southern Soiree' Dance Challenge**
An ACDA event
Duo Dance Event Center
Gautier, MS
Lynae Jacob, Coordinator
(228) 762-0304
Email: duodancer@aol.com
Website: www.duodanceeventcenter.com

June 23-26, 2016
Liberty Swing Dance Championships**
A YASDE event
Hyatt Regency New Brunswick
New Brunswick, NJ
John Lindo, Coordinator
(973) 538-7147
Email: info@libertyswing.com
Website: www.libertyswing.com

June 23-26, 2016
Colorado Country Classic**
A UCWDC event
Doubletree Hotel
Denver, CO
Kay Bryan, Coordinator
(719) 310-3501
Email: Kay@coloradocountryclassic.net
Website: www.coloradocountryclassic.net

June 23-30, 2016
Beantown Dance Camp**
Endicott College
Beverly, MA
Tony Tye, Coordinator
(508) 435-2363
Email: info@hoptothebeat.com
Website: www.hoptothebeat.com

June 30-July 4, 2016
International 4th of July Convention**
Host: Greater Phoenix Swing Dance Club
J.W. Marriott Camelback Inn Resort & Spa
Scottsdale, AZ
Ben McHenry, Coordinator
(925) 922-9572
Email: benmchenry88@yahoo.com
Website: www.gpsdc.com

June 30- July 4, 2016
Ft. Lauderdale Swing & Shag Beach Bash**
A WSDC event
Hilton Ft. Lauderdale Marina
Ft. Lauderdale, FL
Michele De Rosa, Coordinator
(561) 248-1455
Email: dtydpros@comcast.net
Website: www.flssbb.com

June 30-July 4, 2016
Wild, Wild Westie
Host: Charlotte Westies
The Westin Galleria
Dallas, TX
Jay Tsai, Coordinator
(214) 418-5163
Email: dancingjay@gmail.com
Website: www.wildwildwestie.com

June 30-July 3, 2016
Indy Dance Explosion**
A UCWDC event
Lexington Hotel, Indianapolis Airport
Indianapolis, IN
Melissa Culbertson, Coordinator
(765) 348-9363
Email: melissa.culbertson@gmail.com
Website: www.indydancex.com

July 1-3, 2016
Blue Ridge Bal**
Host: Swing Asheville
Various venues
Asheville, NC
Trevor Lohrbeer, Coordinator
(828) 713-2304
Email: trevor.lohrbeer@gmail.com
Website: www.blueridgebal.com

July 1-3, 2016
Big Apple Dance Festival**
A UCWDC eventEmpire Meadowlands Hotel
Secaucus, NJ
Anthony Lee, Coordinator
(551) 265-8388
Email: bigappllee@aol.com
Website: www.bigapplecountrydance.com

July 8-10, 2016
30th Annual Portland Dance Festival**
A UCWDC event
Sheraton Portland Airport Hotel
Portland, OR
Randy & Rhonda Shotts, Coordinators
(503) 579-1224
Email: rshotts@comcast.net
Website: www.portlanddancefestival.com

July 8-10, 2016
ACSC Summer Workshop/Southern Comfort XIX**
Host: Palmetto Shag Club
Double Tree by Hilton
Columbia, SC
Cecil & Susan Martin, Coordinators
(803) 609-8170
Email: susan.martin956@gmail.com
Website: www.palmettoshagclub.com

July 8-10, 2016
Sunflower Dance Festival**
An ACDA event
Doubletree by Hilton Wichita Airport
Executive Conference Center
Wichita, KS
Christina Thornton, Coordinator
(316) 655-9923
Email: djthornton73@gmail.com
Website: www.sunflowerdancefestival.org

July 12-17, 2016
Junior SOS**
Ocean Drive Hotel
North Myrtle Beach, SC
Gene Pope, Coordinator
(919) 215-6875
Email: gnpope@nc.rr.com
Website: www.juniorshaggers.com

July 14-17, 2016
Florida Dance Magic**
A WSDC/AANCE Event
Wyndham Grand Jupiter at Harbourside
Jupiter, FL
Bruce Perrota, Coordinator
(954) 464-9210
Email: floridadancemagic@dansynergy.com
Website: www.floridadancemagic.com

July 14-17, 2016
Florida Fun in the Sun**
A USLDCC event
Orlando Airport Marriott
Orlando, FL
Jason & Jennifer Cameron, Coordinators
(954) 444-6980
Email: info@floridafuninsun.com
Website: www.floridafuninsun.com

July 14-17, 2016
Jammin' In July**
Host: Columbus Swing Dance Club
Columbus Airport Marriott
Columbus, OH
Ron Reese, Coordinator
(614) 861-3927
Email: ron@swingdancedjs.com
Website: www.jammininjuly.com

July 21-24, 2016
New Orleans Dance Mardi Gras**
A UCWDC event
Crowne Plaza Hotel
New Orleans French Quarter
New Orleans, LA
Dean Garrish, Coordinator
(240) 372-0691
Email: dgarrish@comcast.net
Website: www.dancemardigras.com

July 21-24, 2016
Swingtime In The Rockies**
A NASDE/AANCE/WSDC event
Westin Hotel
Westminster, CO
Tom Perlinger, Coordinator
(530) 563-6647
Email: swingtimeintherockies@gmail.com
Website: www.swingtimeintherockies.com

July 22-23, 2016
Taste of Windy City Line Dance Mania**
Crowne Plaza Hotel
Rosemont, IL
Mark Cosenza, Coordinator
(773) 412-2984
Email: markcosenza@countryedge.com
Website: www.markcosenza.com

July 22-23, 2016
21st Annual Capital Shag Classic**
Host: Northern Virginia Shag Club
Dulles Weston Hotel
Dulles, VA
Sue Young, Coordinator
(703) 573-6870
Email: president@nvshag.org
Website: www.nvshag.org

July 22-24, 2016
The Process (Lindy)**
Greater Richmond Convention Center
Richmond, VA
John Ennis, Coordinator
(530) 563-6647
Email: j.m.ennis@gmail.com
Website: www.thelindyprocess.com

July 29-31, 2016
Shaggin' On The Santee**
Host: Orangeburg Area Shag Club
Quality Inn & Suites
Santee, SC
Furman Dominick, Coordinator
(803) 460-8005
Email: fdinwyboo@yahoo.com
Website: www.oasc.com

July 29-31, 2016
Arizona Dance Classic**
A UCWDC event
We-Ko-Pa Resort
Scottsdale, AZ
Mona Brandt, Coordinator
(480) 491-2393
Email: info@arizonadanceclassic.com
Website: www.arizonadanceclassic.com

August 1-4, 2016
Summer Dance Camp**
Vinoy Renaissance Hotel
St. Petersburg, FL
Phil Dorroll, Coordinator
(615) 948-3124
Email: phil@godanceusa.com
Website: www.tampabayclassic.com

August 4-7, 2016
Virginia Line Dance Festival**
Crowne Plaza Hotel- Richmond West
Richmond, VA
Olivia Ray, Coordinator
(540) 832-7602
Email: scootnscoo@aol.com
Website: www.gottalinedanceva.com

August 4-7, 2016
Summer Salsa Extravaganza**
Renaissance Palm Springs Hotel
Palm Springs, CA
Jay Byam, Coordinator
(805) 405-2946
jaybpeoplewhodance.net
www.peoplewhodance.net

August 4-7, 2016
26th Annual Shag-A-Ganza**
Host: Golden Isles Shag Club
Villa By The Sea
Jekyll Island, GA
Wayne Bennett, Coordinator
(912) 267-9077
Email: mail@goldenislesshagclub.com
Website: www.goldenislesshagclub.com

August 4-7, 2016
Tampa Bay Classic**
Vinoy Renaissance Hotel
St. Petersburg, FL
Phil Dorroll, Coordinator
(615) 948-3124
Email: phil@godanceusa.com
Website: www.tampabayclassic.com

August 5-6, 2016
Boogie On The James**
Host: Richmond Shag Club
Four Points by Sheraton
Richmond, VA
Joan Byrnes, Coordinator
(804) 270-1454
Email: jbyrnes425@verizon.net
Website: www.richmondshag.homestead.com

August 5-6, 2016
Meet Me In The Middle For
A Sand Flea Reunion**
Host: Carolina Shag Club
Hilton Hotel
Greenville, SC
Dan Ellington, Coordinator
(864) 297-5029
Email: thecarolinashagclub.com
Website: www.carolinsshagclub.com

August 5-7, 2016
Swingtacular-The Galactic Open**
Santa Clara Marriott
Santa Clara, CA
Ben McHenry, Coordinator
(925) 922-9572
Email: dancegeekproductions@gmail.com
Website: www.dancegeekproductions.com

August 11-14, 2016
Swing Fling**
An AANCE/IHDA event
Sheraton Premier
Tyson's Corner, VA
Dave Moldover, Coordinator
(310) 330-7708
Email: dave@dancejamproductions.com
Website: www.swingfling.com

August 11-15, 2016
Palm Springs Summer Dance Camp**
Renaissance Hotel & Conference Center
Palm Springs, CA
Jay Byams, Coordinator
(805) 405-2946
Email: jayb@peoplewhodance.net
Website: www.peoplewhodance.net

August 11-14, 2016
New England Dance Festival**
Boston Marriott
Newton, MA
Kathy St. Jean, Coordinator
(401) 474-3434
Email: kathy@nedancefestival.com
Website: www.nedancefestival.com

August 11-14, 2016
Summer Swing Classic**
(On hiatus for 2016)
Sheraton Sand Key Resort
Clearwater Beach, FL
Phil Dorroll, Coordinator
(615) 948-3124
Email: phil@danceamerica.net
Website: www.summerswingclassic.com

August 11-14, 2016
Dancin' Up a Storm**
Hilton Kansas City Airport
Kansas City, MO
John Robinson, Coordinator
(609) 314-0115
Email: mrshowcase@gmail.com
Website: www.dancinupastorm.com

August 12-16, 2016
Lone Star Invitational**
An ACDA even
Omni Southpark"
Austin, TX
Sherry & Kevin Reynolds, Coordinators
(512) 585-9409
Email: sherry249@prodigy.net
Website: www.lonestarcountrydance.com

August 19-20, 2016
Runway Boogie**
Host: Beckley Area Shag Club
Hern's Hanger
Beaver, WV
Karen Callahan, Coordinator
(304) 228-3757
shagbasc@suddenlink.net
www.beckleyshagclub.com

August 19-20, 2016
35th Annual Columbia Invitational**
Host: Columbia Shag Club
American Legion Post 7
Lexington, SC
Brenda Davidson, Coordinator
(803) 735-1767
Email: brendadav49@gmail.com
Website: www.columbiashagclub.net

August 19-21, 2016
Chicagoland Country & Swing Dance Festival**
A UCWDC event
Crowne Plaza
Rosemont, IL
Randy Jeffries, Coordinator
(765) 430-9066
Email: dancemaxx@hotmail.com
Website: www.chicagolanddancefestival.com

August 25-28, 2016
Summer Hummer**
A NASDA/YASDA event
Sheraton Framington Hotel
Framington, MA
Bill Cameron, Coordinator
(860) 268-1968
Email: billcameron@dancepros.net
Website: www.dancepros.net

August 25-28, 2016
Swingin' Dance Party**
The Great Wolf Lodge
Cincinnati, OH
Jason Miklic & Sophy Kdep, Coordinators
(859) 816-5626
Email: sundancer9@aol.com
Website: www.swingindanceparty.com

August 25-28, 2016
International Lindy Hop Championships**
Host: Houston Swing Dance Society
Chrystal Marriott Gateway
Arlington, VA
Andrea Cody, Coordinator
(713) 361-8882
Email: andrea@americansocialdance.org
Website: www.hsds.com

September 2-5, 2016
River City Swing**
A WSDC event
Marriott Sawgrass
Jacksonville, FL
Drew Sinclair, Coordinator
(407) 492-4028
Email: info@rivercityswing.com
Website: www.rivercityswing.com

September 1-4, 2016
Nashville Dance Classic**
A UCWDC event
Sheraton Music City Hotel
Nashville, TN
Emily Bailey, Coordinator
(205) 243-5677
Email: emb1224@yahoo.com
Website: www.baileydance.com

September 1-4, 2016
Desert City Swing Dance Convention**
Arizona Grand Resort
Phoenix, AZ
Mike Gadberry, Coordinator
(480) 570-5122
Email: mkgadberry@yahoo.com
Website: www.desertcityswing.com

September 1-5, 2016
Dallas Dance
An AANCE/Masters Tour event
Hilton Dallas Lincoln Center
Dallas, TX
Terry Rippa, Coordinator
(214) 526-8889
Email: terryrippa@att.net
Website: www.dallasdance.com

September 1-6, 2016
32nd Annual South Bay Dance Fling**
A UCWDC event
Host: Gone Dancin' Social Dance Club
Wyndham Hotel
San Jose, CA
Glenn & Sue Cravalho, Coordinators
(209) 608-1414
Email: gonedancin2@gmail.com
Website: www.southbaydancefling.com

September 2-4, 2016
DC-OUT dance event**
Hyatt Regency Washington On Capital Hill
Washington, DC
John Lindo, Coordinator
(201) 563-9479
Email: jl@johnlindo.com
Website: www.dc-out.com

September 8-11, 2016
Trilogy Swing**
Host: Charlotte Westies
Sheraton Imperial
Durham NC
Rick Dauss, Coordinator
(336) 263-6099
Email: fwd0328@hotmail.com
Website: www.swingtrilogy.com

September 9-11, 2016
Upstate Dance Challenge**
A WSDC event
Radisson Hotel Albany
Albany, NY
Karen Graham, Coordinator
(802) 558-1870
Email: vtwestiebest@gmail.com
Website: www.vermontswingdancechampionships.com

September 9-17, 2016
Cowtown Jamborama**
Host: Omaha Jitterbugs
Multiple locations in Omaha, NE
Billy Sobczyk, Coordinator
(402) 208-3006
Email: billy@jitterbugs.org
Website: www.jitterbugs.org

September 15-18, 2016
Bridgetown Swing**
Host: Portland Swing Dance Club
Red Lion on the River
Portland, OR
Kristy Brehm, Coordinator
(503) 415-0110
Email: kristybts@portlandswing.org
Website: www.portlandswing.org

September 16-18, 2016
Tampa Bay Classic**
Tradewinds Island Classic
St. Petersburg Beach, FL
Phil Dorroll, Coordinator
(615) 948-3124
Email: phil@godanceusa.com
Website: www.tampabayclassic.com

September 16-18, 2016
Arkansas Country Classic**
An ACDA event
Wyndham Riverfront
North Little Rock, AR
Richard & Bonnie Robinson, Coordinators
(501) 614-9090
Email: ribonrober@aol.com
Website: www.arkansascountryclassic.com

September 16-25, 2016
SOS Fall Migration
North Myrtle Beach, SC
Numerous hotels and venues
Ron Whisenant, SOS President
(888)767-3113
Email: rwhisenant686@aol.com
Website: www.shagdance.com

September 22-25, 2016
Meet Me In St. Louis**
Host: St. Louis Rebels Swing Dance Club
Renaissance St. Louis Airport Rd.
St. Louis, MO
Sophy Kdep, Coordinator
(859) 816-5626
Email: sundancer9@aol.com
Website: www.stlrebels.com

September 23-25, 2016
Philly Swing Classic**
Crowne Plaza Wilmington North
Essington, PA
Rob & Sheila Purkey, Coordinators
(609) 519-0048
Email: robandsheiladance@yahoo.com
Website: www.phillyswings.com

October 4-9, 2016
Shag-A-Rama**
Host: Beach Shaggers of Birmingham
Edgewater Beach & Golf Resort
Panama City Beach, FL
Edwina Cooper, Coordinator
(256) 547-1161
Email: cooperau@att.net
Website: www.beachshaggers.com

October 6-9, 2016
Windy City Line Dance Mania**
Crowne Plaza
Rosemont, IL
Mark Cosenza, Coordinator
(773) 774-7024
Email: markcosenza@countryedge.com
Website: www.countryedge.com

October 7-9, 2016
Waltz Across Texas**

An ACDA event
Hilton Houston North
Houston, TX
Bob Wheatly, Coordinator
(832) 816-5815
Email: masterdotdancer@gmail.com
Website: www.waltzacrosstx.com

October 14-16, 2016
Southern National Dance Competition**
On hiatus for 2016, back in 2017

October 17-20, 2016
Westie-Con**
Marriott Orlando World Center
Orlando, FL
Doug Rousar, Coordinator
(920) 279-0222
Email: doug@rousardance.com
Website: www.rousardance.com

October 20-23, 2016
Paradise Country & Swing Dance Festival**
The Radisson Ontario Airport
Ontario, CA
Ronnie DeBenedetta, Coordinator
(619) 665-6833
Email: ronniebdancer@aol.com
Website: www.paradisecountrydancefestival.com

October 23-24, 2016
Fall Bash**
Host: Mountain Empire Shag Club
Holiday Inn
Johnson City, TN
Sharon Vaughn, Coordinator
(423) 378-3057
Email: mess_president@yahoo.com
Website: www.messdance.com

October 27-30, 2016
Swing City Chicago**
Lombard Westin Yorktown Center
Lombard, IL
Julie Hein, Coordinator
(630) 205-6451
Email: juliehein@juno.com
Website: www.swingcitychicago.com

October 27-30, 2016
Motor City Dance Classic**
Sterling Inn Conference Center
Sterling Heights, MO
Derek Steele, Coordinator
(810) 385-5287
Email: dance@mcdc.club
Website: www.motorcitydanceclassic.com

October 27-30, 2016
Halloween Swing Thing**
Torrance Marriott Redondo Beach Hotel
Torrance, CA
John Wheaton, Coordinator
(805) 937-1574
Email: ccsd@thegrid.net
Website: www.centralcoastswingdance.com

October 27-30, 2016
Swing Pittsburgh**
Embassy Suites By Hilton
Pittsburgh International Airport
Pittsburgh, PA
Jerry Kovach, Coordinator
(412) 825-0778
Email: jerry@swingpittsburgh.net
Website: www.swingpittsburgh.net

October 27-30, 2016
American Lindy Hop Championships**
Crowne Plaza Hotel
Novi, MI (Detroit)
Paulette Brockington, Coordinator
(313)-790-2311
Email: paulettebrockington@gmail.com
Website: www.artspectrum.org

October 28-30, 2016
Florida Westie Fest**
Hilton Tampa Airport Westshore
Tampa, FL
Drew Sinclair, Coordinator
(407) 492-4028
Email: info@floridawestiefest.com
Website: www.floridawestiefest.com

November 2-5, 2016
Tampa Bay Line Dance Classic**
A USLDCC event
Doubletree Hotel Tampa- Westshore
Tampa, FL
Jennifer Cameron, Coordinator
(954) 444-6980
Email: info@tampalinedanceclassic.com
Website: www.tampalinedanceclassic.com

November 3-6, 2016
Orange Squeeze**
Host: Beach Boppers of Orlando
Plaza Resort & Spa
Daytona Beach, FL
Ron Petry, Coordinator
(404) 383-6247
Email: rpetry1@cfl.rr.com
Website: www.beachboppers.com

November 3-6, 2016
Mountain Magic Dance Convention**
Montbleu Resort Casino & Spa
Michelle Kinkaid, Coordinator
South Lake Tahoe, NV
(415) 585-6282
Email: michellekinkaid5678@gmail.com
Website: www.michelledance.comN

November 3-7, 2016
Sea to Sky Dance Convention**
Doubletree by Hilton Seattle Airport
Seattle, WA
Michael Kielbasa, Coordinator
(619) 922-2183
Email: mjkielbasa@gmail.com
Website: www.seatoskydance.com

November 4-5, 2016
Oklahoma-Kansas State Swing Dance Championships**
Host: Tulsa Swing Dance Club
Tulsa Elks Lodge
Tulsa, OK
Janie Tinsley, Coordinator
(918) 557-1699
Email: mldrum@aol.com
Website: www.tulsaswingdanceclub.net

November 4-6, 2016
Halloween in Harrisburg**
A UCWDC event
The Best Western Premier Central
Harrisburg, PA
Jeff & Lynn Bartholomew, Coordinator
(717) 579-6019
Email: jlbartholomew@comcast.net
Website: www.halloweeninharrisburg.com

November 9-11, 2016
Upstate Dance Challenge**
(formerly Vermont Swing Dance Championships)
The Radisson Inn (near airport)
Albany, NY
Karen Graham, Coordinator
(802) 558-1870
Email: vtwestiebest@gmail.com
Website: www.upstatedancechallenge.com

November 10-13, 2016
New York State of Line**
Honors Haven Resort & Spa
Ellenville, NY
Rosie Multari, Coordinator
(732) 269-1640
Email: multari@aol.com
Website: www.newyorkstateofline.com

November 10-13, 2016
Dallas Dance Festival**
Sheraton Grand Hotel
Irving, TX
Tracy & Pam Butler, Coordinators
(817) 236-7791
Email: directors@dallasdancefestival.com
Website: www.dallasdancefestival.com

November 17-20, 2016
DC Swing Experience**
Hyatt Dulles
Herndon, VA
Dave Moldover, Coordinator
(301) 330-7708
Email: dave@dancejamproductions.com
Website: www.dancejamproductions.com

November 17-20, 2016
Westie-Con**
Marriott Orlando World Center
Orlando, FL
Doug Rousar, Coordinator
(920) 275-0222
Email: doug@rousardance.com
Website: www.westie-con.com

November 18-20, 2016
ACDA National Championships**
An ACDA event
Hilton Dallas Lincoln Center
Dallas, TX
Virginia Rainey, Coordinator
(940) 457-7276
Email:jvdance@classicnet.net
Website: www.americancountrydanceassociation.com

November 18-20, 2016
Floor Filler**
Sea Crest Resort
Falmouth, MA
Donna Shea, Coordinator
(978) 413-1965
Email: dshea.dldance@gmail.com
Website: www.dldance.org

November 22-25, 2016
New Mexico Dance Fiesta**
A UCWDC event
Albuquerque Crowne Plaza
Albuquerque, NM
Ivory Hammon, Coordinator
(303) 319-2716
Email: info@dancefiesta.net
Website: www.dancefiesta.net

November 23-27, 2016
US Open Swing Dance Championships**
Burbank Airport Marriott
Burbank, CA
Phil Dorroll, Coordinator
(800) 537-8937
Email: info@usopenswingdc.com
Website: www.usopensd.com

November 25-27, 2016
Cash Bash**
An AANCE event
Host: Cleveland Akron Swing & Hustle Club
Hilton Garden Inn
Twinsburg, OH
Ernie Virden, Coordinator
(330) 323-9043
Email: truman.virden@gmail.com
Weebsite: www.cashdanceclub.org 

December 2-4, 2016
Austin Rocks**
Host: AustinCity Dance Club
Ben Hur Shrine
Austin, TX
Mike Topel, Coordinator
(512) 350-0265
Email: miketopel@yahoo.com
Website: www.austinrocksyou.com

December 3-6, 2016
Las Vegas Dance Finale**
Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino
Las Vegas, NV
Tracy & Pam Butler
(817) 236-7792
Email: directors@lasvegasdancefinale.com
Website: www.lasvegasdancefinale.com

December 8-11, 2016
Christmas In Dixie**
A UCWDC event
Doubletree by Hilton
Birmingham, AL
Mary Hannha, Coordinator
(770) 386-3660
Email: mary@christmasindixie.net
Website: www.christmasindixiedance.com

December 29, 2016-Jan 1, 2017
New Year's Dance Extravaganza**
Sheraton Hotel
Framington, MA
Bill Cameron, Coordinator
(860) 268-1968
Email: billcameron@dancepros.net
Website: www.dancepros.net

December 30, 2016-January 1, 2017
Spotlight Dance Celebration**
Adobe Hotel Dearborn/Detroit
Dearborn, MI
Doug Rousar, Coordinator
(920) 279-0222
Email: doug@rousardance.com
Website: www.spotlightnewyears.com

December 30, 2016-January 1, 2017
Annual New Years Eve Gala**
Host: Outer Banks Shag Club
Comfort Inn South
Nags Head, NC
Sara Zimmerman, Coordinator
(252) 715-2296
Email: sara@obxshagclubclub.com
Website: www.obxshagclub.com


December 29, 2016- January 2, 2017
Floorplay New Year's Swing Vacation**
A WSDC event
Rosen Plaza Hotel
Orlando, FL
Mark Traynor, Coordinator
(407) 973-9674 Hotline
Email: floorplayswing@gmail.com
Website: www.floorplayswing.com

December 29, 2016-January 2, 2017
Palm Springs New Year's Swing Classic**
Renaissance Hotel & Conference Center
Palm Springs, CA
Jay Byams, Coordinator
(805) 405-2946
Email: jbdancer@aol.com
Website: www.peoplewhodance.net

January 1-8, 2017
25th Annual UCWDC Worlds Championships**
Gaylord Opryland
Nashville, TN
Randy Shotts, Coordinator
(503) 330-0976
Email: director@ucwdcworlds.com
Website: www.ucwdcworlds.com

Jamuary 5-8, 2017
22nd Annual Island Winter Classic**
Host: Hilton Head Island Carolina Shag Club
Sonesta Resort
Hilton Head Island, SC
Ellie Merola, Coordinator
Email: elliemerola@hargray.com
Website: www.hhishag.com

January 10-12, 2017
Dance Camp Chicago**
Host: Swing N' Sway Country Dance Club
Waterford Conference Center & Hotel
Elmhurst, IL
Leah Noparstak, Coordinator
(847) 363-4705
Email: leah.noparstak@sbcglobal.net
Website: www.swingncuntry.net

January 12-15, 2017
Monterey Swing Fest**
Monterey Hyatt Regency Spa & Resort
Monterey, CA
John Wheaton, Coordinator
(805) 937-1574
Email: ccsd@thegrid.net
Website: www.centralcoastswingdance.com

January 12-15, 2017
Austin Swing Dance Championships**
Sheraton At The Capital
Austin, TX
A WSDC & Masters Tour Event
Angel & Debbie Figueroa, Coordinators
(512) 249-6481
Email: info@austinswingdancechampionships.com
Website: www.austinswingdancechampionships.com

January 13-15, 2017
Freedom Swing Dance Challenge**
A WSDC event
Clarion Hotel & Conference Center
Philadelphia, PA
Rob & Sheila Purkey
(609) 519-0078
Email: robandsheiladance@yahoo.com
Website: www.robandsheiladance.com

January 26-29, 2017
Palm Springs Line Dance Festival**
Palm Springs Pavillion
Palm Springs, CA
Gloria Gunn, Coordinator
(951) 990-4633
Email: gloria@palmspringslinedance.com
Website: www.palmspringslinedance.com

January 27-28, 2017
Electric Storm**
Host: Electric City Shag Club
University Inn
Clemson, SC
Bobby Skelton, Coordinator
(803) 238-7405
Email: bobbyskeltonjr@gmail.com
Website: www.shagginjack.net

February 2-5, 2017
Charlotte WestieFest event**
Host: Charlotte Westies
Charlotte Hilton University Place
Charlotte, NC
Rick Dauss, Coordinator
(336) 263-6099
Email: rick@charlottewestie.com
Website: None at this time

February 2-5, 2017
The Big Bang Line Dance Classic**
Crowne Plaza Hotel at Airport
Charlotte, NC
William Craig, Coordinator
(704) 226-8007
Email: empiredance@aol.com
Website: www.bigbangdanceclassic.com

February 3-5, 2017
Shaggers At Heart**
Host: Boogie On The Bay Shag Club
Crowne Plaza Williamsburg at Ft. Mcgruder
Williamsburg, VA
Dave & Elaine Dembicki, Coordinators
(757) 465-9307
Email: edembicki@yahoo.com
Website: www.boogieonthebay.com

February 9-11, 2017
29th Annual Chicken Pickin'**
Host: Lake Norman Shag Club
OD Arcade & Lounge
North Myrtle Beach, SC
Alan Williams, Coordnator
(704) 489-2299
Email: aw4090@aol.com
Website: www.angelfire.com/nc2/lakenormanshagclub

February 10-12, 2017
Sweetheart Dance Jamboree**
Bellevue Hotel Hilton
Bellevue, WA
Alan Provencher, Coordinator
(360) 561-3517
Email: dj-alan@comcast.net
Website: www.sweetheartjamboree.com

February 16-19, 2017
Sweetheart Swing Classic**
Marriott Hotel
Tampa, FL
Phil Dorroll, Coordinator
(615) 948-3124
Email: phil@danceamerica.net
Website: www.sweetheartswingclassic.com

February 16-19, 2017
Big "D" Bash**
Sheraton DFW Hotel
Irving (Dallas), TX
Barbara Albright, Coordinator
(817) 929-0181
Email: barbfashions@aol.com
Website: www.bigdbash.com

February 16-19, 2017
25th Annual President's Day Weekend**
A NASDE/YASDA/AANCE event
Host: Capital Swing Dancers
Red Lion Woodlake & Conference Center
Sacramento, CA
Dani Canziani, Coordinator
(916) 371-2385
Email: danirae@earthlink.net
Website: www.capitalswingdancers.org

March 2-5, 2017
Ft. Wayne Dance For All**
Grand Wayne Convention Center
Ft. Wayne, IN
Jamie & Barney Marshall, Coordinators
(615) 822-7345
Email: thejamiemarshall@att.net
Website: www.ftwaynedanceforall.com

March 2-5, 2017
Mid Atlantic Dance Jam**
An AANCE/YASDA/IHDA event
Sheraton Premier Leesburg Pike
Vienna, VA
Dave Moldover, Coordinator
(301) 330-7708
Email: dave@atlanticdancejam.com
Website: www.midatlanticdancejam.com

March 9-12, 2017
The Chicago Classic**
Hyatt Regency O'Hare
Rosemont, IL
Adam Leibowitz, Coordinator
(518) 681-1299
Email: a.leibowitz@yahoo.com
Website: www.thechicagoclassic.com

March 16-19, 2017
Lindyfest/Lone Star Championships**
Royal Sonesta Hotel
Houston, TX
Tena Morles, Coordinator
(281) 245-6369
Email: tenalonestar@gmail.com
Website: www.lindyfest.hsds.org

March 17-19, 2017
CSRA Shag Classic**
Host: CSRA Shag Club
Julian Smith Casino
Augusta, GA
Rischard Conner, Coordinator
(803) 442-9163
Email: rctc1@comcast.net
Website: www.csrashagclub.com

March 17-19, 2017
Peach State Country Western Dance Festival**
A UCWDC event
Crowne Plaza Ravinia Hotel
Atlanta, GA
Bill Robinson, Coordinator
(678) 640-4633
Email: peachstatedance@comcast.net
Website: www.peachstatedance.com

March 23-26, 2017
Boston Tea Party**
Newton Marriott
Newton, MA
Nanette Sulik, Coordinator
(856) 986-6888
Email: nwsulik@yahoo.com
Website: www.teapartyswings.com

March 24-26, 2017
Texas Hoedown**
An ACDA event
DFW Airport Marriott South
Ft. Worth, TX
Jerry & Virginia Rainey, Coordinators
(940) 458-7276
Email: jvdance@classicnet.net
Website: www.dancetexasshowdown.com

March 24-26, 2017
34th Annual Novice Invitational**
A WSDC/AANCE event
Westin Memorial City
Houston, TX
Peggy Bourque, Coordinator
(713) 828-0961
Email: peggy.bourque@att.net
Website: www.novice-invitational.com

March 24-26, 2017
Swing Over Orlando**
Renaissance Orlando Airport Hotel
Orlando, FL
Drew Sinclair, Coordinator
(407) 492-4028
Email: info@swingoverorlando.com
Website: www.swingoverorlando.com

March 30-April 2, 2017
City of Angels Swing**
A WSDC/AANCE event
Sheraton Gateway LAX
Los Angeles, CA
Ronnie DeBenedetta, Coordinator
(619) 665-6833
Email: ronniebdancer@aol.com
Website: www.cityofangelsswing.com

March 30-April 2, 2017
16th Annual Line Dance Showdown**
Boston Marriott Quincy
Quincy, MA
Jennifer Cameron, Coordinator
(954) 444-6980
Email: info@linedanceshowdown.com
Website: www.linedanceshowdown.com

March 31-April 2, 2017
Portland Lindy Exchange**
Host: Portland Lindy Society
Scottish Rite Temple
Portland, OR
Desha Berney, Coordinator
(503) 593-3245
Email: deshaberney@gmail.com
Website: www.pdxlx.com


March 31-April 2, 2017
Capital City Shag Extravaganza**
Host: Capital City Shag Club
Double Tree Hotel
Columbia, SC
Marie Kiesel, Coordinator
(803) 772-7577
Email: mkiesel@sc.rr.com
Website: www.capitalcityshagclub.com

April 13-16, 2017
Seattle Easter Swing**
Host: Seattle Swing Dance Club
Bellevue Hyatt Regency
Seattle, WA
Jim Minty, Coordinator
(425) 822-2525
Email: seschair@seattlewcswing.com
Website: www.seattlwcswing.com

April 13-17, 2017
San Diego Dance Festival**
A UCWDC/WSDC event
Crowne Plaza Hotel
San Diego, CA
Ronnie DeBenedetta, Coordinator
(619) 665-6833
Email: ronniebdancer@aol.com
Website: www.sandiegodancefestival.com

April 21-23, 2017
Sunflower Swing**
Host: Wichita Swing Dance Club
Various venues
Wichita, KS
Evan Borst, Coordinator
(316) 734-3970
Email: evanborst@gmail.com
Website: www.sunflowerswing.com

April 21-30, 2017
SOS Spring Safari
North Myrtle Beach, SC
Numerous hotels and venues
Ron Whisenant, SOS President
(888) 767-3113
Email: rwhisenant686@aol.com
Website: www.shagdance.com

April 27-30, 2017
Louisiana Country Dance Hayride**
An ACDA event
Best Western of Alexandria Inn &
Conference Center
Alexandria, VA
Ray Muchiels, Coordinator
(318) 447-7458
Email: raysluckystars@aol.com
Website: www.lacountrydancehayride.com

May 4-7, 2017
Swingin' Into Spring**
Hilton Hotel
Hartford, CT
Ken Mercik, Coordinator
(860) 749-5434
Email: ken@djkenm.co
Website: www.sisdjkenm.com


May 18-21, 2017
Dance! Dance! Dance!**
A UCWDC/AANCE/WSDC event
Clarion Hotel & Conference Center
Colorado Springs, CO
Betty Moses, Coordinator
(719) 633-0525
Email: dorbmoses@msn.com
Website: www.love2linedance.com

May 25-28, 2017
International Swing Dance Championships**
Host: Houston Swing Dance Society
Weston Oaks At The Galleria
Houston, TX
Andrea Cody, Coordinator
(713) 351-8882
Email: andrea@americansocialdance.org
Website: www.hsds.com

May 25-29, 2017
Frezno Dance Classic**
A UCWDC/AANCE/WSDC event
Doubletree BY Hilton Hotel
Fresno, CA
Syeve Zener, Coordinator
(559) 486-1556
Email: steve@fresnodance.com
Website: www.fresnodance.com

May 26-28, 2017
Richmond Lindy Exchange**
Numerous venues-see website
Richmond, VA
John Ennis, Coordinator
(530) 563-6647
Email: j.m.ennis@hmail.com
Website: www.richmondlx.com

May 26-29, 2017
Show Me Showdown**
An ACDA event
University Plaza Hotel
Springfield, MO
Jim Criger, Coordinator
(417) 988-0988
Email: directors@showmeshowdowndance.com

June 1-4, 2017
Orange Blossom Dance Festival**
A UCWDC event
The Florida Hotel & Conference Center
Orlando, FL
Donna Steinfeld, Coordinator
(32) 297-1000
Email: orangeblossomdancefestival@gmail.com
Website: www.orangeblossomdance.net

June 2-4, 2017
Bluebonnet Bash**
Host:Dallas Swing Dance Society
Dallas Opera Rehearsal Center
Dallas, TX
Chris Ronderos, Coordinator
(214) 632-9462
Email: president@dsds.org
Website: www.dsds.org

June 1-4, 2017
Michigan Classic**
An AANCE/Masters Tour/WSDC event
Sheraton Detroit Metro Airport
Romulus, MI
Doug Rousar, Coordinator
(920) 279-0222
Email: doug@rousardance.com
Website: www.michiganclassic.com

June 10-12, 2017
Southern Soiree' Dance Challenge**
An ACDA event
Duo Dance vent Center
Gautier, MS
Lynae Jacoib, Coordinator
(228) 762-0304
Email: duodancer@aol.com
Website: www.duodancereventcenter.com

June 15-18, 2017
Dance n Play**
Eagle Crest Resort
Redmond, OR
Cheryl Lyons, Coordinator
(509) 869-3459
Email: cheryl@dancenplay.com
Website: www.dancenplay.com

June 22-25, 2017
Colorado Country Classic**
A UCWDC event
Doubletree Hotel
Denver, CO
Kay Bryan, Coordinator
(719) 310-3501
kay@coloradocountryclassic.net
www.coloradocountryclassic.net

June 22-29, 2017
Beantown Dance Camp**
Endicott College
Beverly, MA
Tony Tye, Coordinator
(508) 435-2363
Email: info@hoptothebeat.com
Website: www.hoptothebeat.com

June 23-24, 017
Shaggin' On the Boulevard**
Host: Charleston Area Shag Society of WV
Charleston Moose Lodge On the River
Shirley Lane, Coordinator
(304) 437-2760
Email: shirleylane@suddenlink.net


June 29-July 2, 2017
Liberty Swing Dance Championships**
A YASDE event
Hyatt Regency New Brunswick
New Brunswick, NJ
John Lindo, Coordinator
(973) 538-7147
Email: info@libertyswing.com
Website: www.libertyswing.com

June 30-July 2, 2017
Ft. Lauderdale Swing & Shag Beach Bash**
A WSDC event
Hilton Ft. Lauderdale Marina
Ft. Lauderdale, FL
Michele De Rosa, Coordinator
(561) 248-1455
Email: dtypros@comcast.net
Website: www.flssbb.com

July 6-9, 2017
Big Apple Dance festival**
A UCWDC event
Empire Meadowlands Hotel
Secaucus, NJ
Anthony Lee, Coordinator
(551) 265-8388
Email: bigappllee@aol.com
Website: www.bigapplecountrydance.com

July 6-9, 2017
International 4th of July Convention**
J.W. Marriott Camelback Inn
Scottsdale, AZ
Ben McHenry, Coordinator
(925) 922-9572
Email: benmchenry88@yahoo.com
Website: www.gpsdc.com

July 7-9, 2017
Sunflower Dance Festival**
An ACDA event
Doubletree by Hilton Wichita Airport
Executive Conference Center
Wichita, KS
Christina Thornton, Coordinator
(316) 655-9923
Email: djthornton73@gmail.com
Website: www.sunflowerdancefestival.org

July 13-16, 2017
Jammin' In July**
Host: Columbus Swing Dance Club
Columbus Airport Marriott
Columbus, OH
Ron Reese, Coordinator
(614) 861-3927
Email: ron@swingdancedjs.com
Website: www.jammininjuly.com

July 13-16, 2017
Florida Fun in the Sun**
A USLDCC event
Orlando Airport Marriott
Orlando, FL
Jason & Jennifer Cameron, Coordinators
(954) 444-6980
Email: info@floridafuninsun.com
Website: www.floridafuninsun.com

July 13-17, 2017
Florida Dance Magic**
A WSDC/AANCE event
Wyndham Grand Juliter at Harbourside
Jupiter, FL
Bruce Perrota, Coordinator
(954) 464-9210
Email: floridadancemagic@dansynergy.com
Website: www.floridadancemagic.com

July 14-16, 2017
ACSC Summer Workshop**
Host: Lake Norman Shag Club
Embassy Suites
Concord, NC
Wanda Cavin, Coordinator
(704) 400-6400
Email: wbcavin@gmail.com
Website:www.lakenormanshagclub.com

July 18-23, 2017
Junior SOS**
Ocean Drive Hotel
North Myrtle Beach, SC
Gene Pope, Coordinator
(919) 215-6875
Email: gnpope@nc.rr.com
Website: www.juniorshaggers.com

July 20-23, 2017
New Orleans Dance Mardi Gras**
A UCWDC event
Crowne Plaza Hotel
New Orleans French Quarter
New Orleans, LA
Dean Garrish, Coordinator
(240) 372-0691
Email: dgarrish@comcast.net
Website: www.dancemardigras.com

July 21-22, 2017
Taste Of Windy City Line Dance Mania**
Crowne Plaza Hotel
Rosemont, IL
Mark Cosenza, Coordinator
(773) 412-2984
Email: markcosenza@countryedge.com
Website: www.markcosenza.com

July 21-23, 2017
The Process (Lindy)**
Greater Richmond Convention Center
Richmond, VA
John Ennis, Coordinator
(530) 563-6647
Email: j.m.ennis@gmail.com
Website: www.thelindyprocess.com

July 31-August 4, 2017
Desert City Swing Dance Convention**
Arizona Grand Resort
Phoeniz, AZ
Mike Gadberry, Coordinator
(480) 570-122
Email: mkgadberry@yahoo.com
Website: www.desertswing.com

August 3-6, 2017
New England Dance festival**
Boston Marriott
Newton, MA
Kathy St. Jean, Coordinator
(401) 474-3434
Email: kathy@nedancefestival.com
Website: www.nedancefestical.com

August 4-6, 2017
Swingtacular- The Galactic Open**
Santa Clara Marriott
Santa Clara, CA
Ben McHenry, Coordinator
(925) 922-9572
Email: dancegeekproductions@gmail.com
Website: www.dancegeekproductions.com

August 10-13, 2017
Swing Fling**
An AANCE/IHDA event
Sheraton Premier
Tyson's Corner, VA
Dave Moldover, Coordeinator
(310) 330-7708
Email: dave@dancejamproductions.com
Website: www.swingfling.com

August 11-13, 2017
Lone Star Invitational**
An ACDA event
Omni Southpark
Austin, TX
Sherry & Kevin Reynolds, Coordinators
(512) 585-9409
Email: sherry249@prodigy.net
Website: www.lonestarcountrydance.com

August 24-27, 2017
Swingin' Dance Party**
The Great Wolf Lodge
Cincinnati, OH
Jason & Sophy Kdep, Coordinators
(859) 816-5626
Email: sundancer9@aol.com
Website: wwwswingindanceparty.com

August 24-27, 2017
International Lindy Hop Championships**
Host: Houston Swing Dance Society
Chrystal Marriott Gateway
Arlington, VA
Andrea Cody, Coordinator(713) 361-8882
Email: andrea@americansocialdance.org
Website: hsds.com

August 24-27, 2017
Hotlanta Line Dance Jam**
Atlanta Airport Marriott
Atlanta, GA
Jennifer Cameron, Coordinator
(954) 444-6980
Email: info@jcdanceproductions.com
Website:

August 31-September 4, 2017
River City Swing**
A WSDC event
Marriott Sawgrass
Jacksonville, FL
Drew Sinclair, Coordinator
(407) 492-4028
Email: info@rivercityswing.com
Website: www.rivercityswing.com

August 31- September 4, 2017
33rd Annual South Bay Dance Fling**
A UCWDC event
Host: Gone Dancing Social Dance Club
Wyndham Hotel
San Jose, CA
Glenn & Sue Cravalho, Coordinators
(209) 608-1414
Email: gonedancin2@gmail.com
Website: www.southbaydancefling.com

September 1-4, 2017
Nashville Dance Classic**
A UCWDC event
Sheraton Music City Hotel
Nashvillem TN
Emily Bailey, Coordinator
(205) 243-5677
Email: emb1224@yahoo.com
Website: www.nashvilledanceclassic.com

September 7-10, 2017
Trilogy Swing**
Sheraton Imperial
Durham, NC
Rick Dauss, Coordinator
(336) 263-6099
Email: fwd0328@hotmail.com
Website: www.swingtrilogy.com

September 7-10, 2017
Upstate Dance Challenge**
A WSDC event
Radisson Hotel Albany
Albany, NY
Kren Graham, Coordinator
(802) 558-1870
Email: vtwestiebest@gmail.com
Website:

September 8-10, 2017
Cowtown Jamborama**
Host: Omaha Jitterbugs
Eagle Ballroom
Omaho, NE
Billy Sobczyk, Coordinator
(402) 208-3006
Email: jitterbugs@jitterbugs.org
Website: www.jamborama.com

September 15-24, 2017
SOS Fall Migration
North Myrtle Beach, SC
Ron Whisenant, SOS President
(888) 767-3113
Email: rwhisenant686@aol.com
Website: www.shagdance.com

September 21-24, 2017
Meet Me in St. Louis**
Host: St. Louis Rebelas Swing Dance Club
Renaissance St. Louis Airport Rd.
St. Louis, MO
Sophy Kdep, Coordinator
(859) 816-5626
Email: sundancer9@aol.com
Website: www.stlrebels.com

October 27-29, 2017
Florida Westie Fest
Hilton Tampa Airport Westshore
Tampa, FL
Drew Sinclair, Coordinator
(407) 492-4028
Email: info@floridawestiefest.com
Website: www.floridawestiefest.com

April 5-8, 2018
17th Annual Line Dance Showdown**
Boston Marriott Quincy
Quincy, MA
Jennifer Cameron, Coordinator
(954) 444-6980
Email: info@linedanceshowdown.com
Website: www.linedanceshowdown.com

June 28-July , 2018
Liberty Swing Dance Championships**
A YASDE event
Hyatt Regency New Brunswick
New Brunswick, NJ
John Lindo, Coordinator
(973) 538-7147
Email: info@libertyswing.com
Website: www.libertyswing.com

July 17-22, 2018
Junior SOS**
Ocean Drive Hotel
North Myrtle Beach, SC
(919) 215-6875
Email: gnpope@nc.rr.com
Website: www.juniorshaggers.com

August 23-26, 2018
Hotlanta Line Dance Jam**
Atlanta Airport Marriott
Atlanta, GA
Jennifer Cameron, Coordinator
(954) 444-6980
Email: info@jcdanceproductions.com
Website: