Regional Events

JANUARY
World Championships Hosted by the UCWDC ™

Jan. 1-8 , 2017

Event Director(s):

Randy Shotts

Gaylord Opryland
Nashville, TN., USA

FEBRUARY
National Teacher Association

Event Director(s):
Kelly Gellette

Kansas City, MO
USA

Big ‘D’ Bash

February 16-19, 2017

Event Director(s):

Barbara Albright
Sondra Crank

Dallas, TX
USA

MARCH
Tulip Challenge

March 10-12 2017

Event Director(s):
Daan Geelen
Pamela van der Beek
Clive Stevens

De Rijp( near Amsterdam)
Netherlands

Peach State Country Western Dance Festival

March 16-19, 2017

Event Director(s):

Bill Robinson

Atlanta, GA
USA

Calgary Dance Stampede

March 30-April 2, 2017

Event Director(s):
Keith & Chrissi Armbruster

Calgary, AB
Canada

Canadian Line Dance Classic

March 17-19 2017

Event Director(s):

Judy McDonald
Tina Veliotis

St. Catherines, ON
Canada

APRIL
San Diego Dance Festival

April 13-16 2017

Event Director(s):
Ronnie DeBenedetta
Brandi Tobias

San Diego, CA
USA

Italian C/W Dance Classic

April 7-9, 2017

Event Director(s):

Nicola (Nick) Vitale

Siracusa,
Italy

Oklahoma Dance Rush

April 20-23 2017

Event Director(s):
Beth Emerson
Mike Shoemake
Lee & Marcy Harpe

Oklahoma City, OK
USA

Detonation Dance

Hiatus 2017

Event Director(s):

Lee Easton
Fabienne Henshall

Manchester,
England

MidAtlantic Dance Classic

Hiatus 2017

Event Director(s):
Sam Arvidson
Anita Huffman-Strawser
Dale Stawser

Dulles, VA.
USA

MAY
Texas Classic

May 18-21, 2017

Event Director(s):
Kathi Bittner
Daniel Nevils
David Appel
Houston, TX
USA

Benelux Championship

May 26-28, 2017

Event Director(s):
Louis van Hattem

Mierlo,
Netherlands

FreZno Dance Classic

May 25-29, 2017

Event Director(s):
Steve Zener

Fresno, CA
USA

JUNE
Orange Blossom Dance Festival

June 1-4, 2017

Event Director(s):

Donna Bonham-Steinfeld
Shawn Swaithes

Orlando, FL
USA

Norwegian Open

June 10 2017

Event Director(s):

Kathrine Strand-Hammond

Oslo,
Norway

Colorado Country Classic

June 22-25, 2017

Event Director(s):

Kay Bryan
Jeremy & Kelly Bryan
Fran Broadbent

Denver, CO
USA

Seoul International Line Dance Festival

18-19 June 2016

Event Director(s):

Yong-Jin Yoon
Young-Hwan Kim
Ji-Young Kim

Sport Science Center of Yonsei University

Seoul,Korea

JULY
Big Apple Country Dance Festival

July 6-9 , 2017

Event Director(s):
Anthony Lee
Paul Stoddard
Alan Saperstein
Mary Carpurso

Double Tree Hotel
Newark Airport
USA

City of Light, French C/W Dance Championship

July 7-9, 2017

Event Director(s):
Brigitte Zerah
Bruno Vastel
Audrey Gendre

France

Indy Dance Explosion

July 6-9, 2017

Event Director(s):
Melissa Culbertson
LuAnn Pemberton

Indianapolis, IN
USA

Portland Dance Festival

July 7-9, 2017

Event Director(s):
Randy & Rhonda Shotts

Portland, OR
USA

New Orleans Dance Mardi Gras

July 20-23, 2017

Event Director(s):
Buzzy & Kellie Hennigan
Dean & Dawn Garrish

New Orleans, LA
USA

Arizona Dance Classic

July 28-30, 2017

Event Director(s):
Mona Brandt
Tim Perez
USA

AUGUST
Asia Pacific Dance Explosion

August 4-5, 2016

Event Director(s):
Joanne Wong

Kuala Lumpur
Malaysia

New England Dance Festival

August 3-7,2017

Event Director(s):
Kathy St. Jean
Randy Deats

Boston, MA
USA

Chicagoland Country & Swing Dance Festival

August 18-20, 2017

Event Director(s):
Randy & Jennifer Jeffries

Rosemont, IL
USA

German Dance Cup

August 25-27, 2017

Event Director(s):
Marina & Yvonne Kruger

Bielefeld
Germany

SEPTEMBER
Nashville Dance Classic

September 1-4 2017

Event Director(s):

Bill Robinson
Chris & Emily Bailey

Sheraton Music City Hotel
Nashville, TN
USA

South Bay Dance Fling

August 31-September 4, 2017

Event Director(s):

Glenn & Sue Cravalho
Candace Cravalho

San Jose, CA
USA

New Mexico Dance Fiesta

September 21-24, 2017

Event Director(s):

David & Ivory Hammon
Karen O’Leary

Albuquerque, NM
USA

OCTOBER
Paradise Country Dance Festival

October 20-23, 2016

Event Director(s):
Ronnie De Benedatta
Vivian Glucksman-Weiss
John “JD” Daugherty

Ontario, CA
USA

Southern National Dance Competition

October 20-22 2017

Event Director(s):
Sue Boyd
Todd Longsworth

Panama City Beach, FL.
USA

Shamrock Western Dance Classic

October 20-22, 2017
Event Director(s):

Ann Cunningham
Tommy Weafer

Pillo Hotel Ashbourne
Dublin, Ireland

Japan Country Dance Challenge

October 13-15, 2017

Event Director(s):
Hiromi Smith

Tokyo,Japan

NOVEMBER
Halloween in Harrisburg & SwingZing®

November 4-6, 2016

Event Director(s):
Jeff & Lynn Bartholomew

Harrisburg, PA
USA

Dallas Dance Festival

November 10-13, 2016

Event Director(s):
Dave Getty
Tracy & Pam Butler
Ben DePuew

Dallas, TX
USA

Lithuanian Open

November 18-20, 2016

Event Director(s):

Gintare Kirklyte
Neringa Kirkliene

Trakai Lithuania

Korea International Line Dance Festival

November 18-19, 2017

Event Director(s):

Ki-Hyong Kang
Myoung-sik An
Young-Hwan Kim

Gwangju, Korea

DECEMBER
Las Vegas Dance Finale

Hiatus for 2016

Event Director(s):
Tracy & Pam Butler
Mike Quail

Las Vegas, NV
USA

Christmas in Dixie

December 8-11, 2016
Event Director(s):
Mary Hannah

North Birmingham, AL
USA