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29 JUN

"Ask the Experts" Dance Conference Announced

Did you ever have a burning question you wanted to ask about the dance business or competition or the ballroom industry? Here is your chance! Ask a guest celebrity, judge, an announcer or your hosts, Igor & Irina, and get an answer!… read more





22 JUN

Deadlines are near!

Late entries are still being accepted. Please get your entries in by email or fax. We will soon close online registration so that we can prepare the heat lists and programs. Our room block is sold out. A few rooms may be available at prevailing rates. We also reserved a block of rooms at the Hyatt Regency next door. Check our website!… read more




02 JUN

Hotel Deadline June 11th!

Only $125 at the fabulous Renaissance Esmeralda Resort. You must reserve by June 11th. Reservations made after that date may be subject to regular resort pricing. Professionals & studios contact us to obtain the password for wholesale price list… read more



28 APR

Registration is Now Open

Time to register! And this year, you've got options for (1) Online Registration (2) Fillable forms to complete/save/email and (3) Printable forms to mail back as usual. This is the 15th Anniversary and it's going to be better than ever.… read more


21 JUL

Thanks to Everyone -- Best Desert Classic EVER!

We'd like to express our deepest gratitude towards all who were part of the 2013 Desert Classic DanceSport Championships! We know there were many beautiful places to visit last weekend but you chose to come to the hot Palm Desert. Without you Desert Classic wouldn't be such a success!… read more