Schedule

Levels

Beginner (Level 1)

Dancers with experience ranging from a few months to a couple of years. Dancers will hone in on the fundamentals of West Coast Swing. Here we introduce connection, leading and following in a slot, timing and rhythm, footwork and simple, fun new patterns.

Cool Patterns for Social Dancers (Level 2)

Dancers with a couple of years experience and comfortable with the basics, dancing and amalgamations. Dancers will expand their repertoire. Here, we focus on common variations of basic patterns, deepening your skills and understanding of the dance.

Gnit Pick your Technique (Level 3)

Dancers who are comfortable dancing more complicated amalgamations and dancing with musicality. This track focuses on improving technique and quality of movement, connection and partnership, styling and musicality. Time to level up your dancing!

Competition Schedule

Friday, November 12th

TimeGrandview Ballroom
9:00 PM – 10:00 PMOpen Strictlies | Cabaret Show Routines | Amateur Routine Division

Saturday, November 13th

TimeGrandview Ballroom
10:00 AMCUT OFF: SATURDAY AFTERNOON/EVENING COMPETITIONS
11:00AM – 11:45AMJack & Jills Prelims/Semis – Masters, Newcomer
12:00PM – 12:45PMJack & Jills Prelims/Semis – Novice, Intermediate
1:00PM – 1:45PMJack & Jills Prelims/Semis – Advanced/All Stars
2:00 PM – 2:45 PMJack & Jills FINALS – Masters , Newcomer, Novice
3:00PM – 3:45PMJack & Jills FINALS – Intermediate, Advanced/All Stars
8:00 PM – 8:45 PMRoutines (Pro-Am/Masters) | Showcases

Sunday, November 14th

TimeGrandview Ballroom
10:30 AM – 11:15 AMProAm Jack & Jills
11:30 AM – 12:15 pmProAm Strictlies

Full Schedule

Thursday, November 11th

TimeGrandview Ballroom
8:00 PM – 11:00 PMSocial Dancing

Friday, November 12th

TimeGrandview BallroomCamilla SuiteBoardroom
10:00 AM – 10:45 AMYoga, All Levels ($10, paid at door) with Andrew Skinner
11:00 AM – 11:45 AMHikers Group
12:00 PM – 1:45 PMLunch Break
2:00 PM – 2:45 PMWORKSHOP (Level 2) – “Thar She Blows” Cool Moves with Jake Haning INTENSIVE WORKSHOP (Prepaid Only) Building Your Own Pattern Amalgamations with PJ Turner
3:00 PM – 3:45 PMWORKSHOP (Level 1) – “Jacob’s Ladder” Easy Patterns with Flash with Bryan JordanINTENSIVE WORKSHOP (Prepaid Only) Building Your Own Pattern Amalgamations with PJ Turner
4:00 PM – 4:45 PMWORKSHOP (Level 3) – “Jolly Roger” Concepts with Debbie Ramsey-BozWORKSHOP (Level2) – “Shiver Me Timbers!” Patterns to Dance Cross Handhold with Terry RoseboroughTeacher Training with Jesse Lopez (4:00 PM – 6:00 PM)
5:00 PM – 6:30 PMDinner Break | Evening Floor TrialsTeacher Training with Jesse Lopez (4:00 PM – 6:00 PM)
6:30 PM – 7:45 PMWORKSHOP (Level 2) – “Hornswoggling” Patterns with Brian B.WORKSHOP (Level 3) – “Switching Roles” Patterns with Lamarr Williford
8:00 PM – 8:45 PMSocial Dancing | Masters Party (details TBD)
9:00 PM – 10:00 PMOpen Strictlies | Cabaret Show Routines | Amateur Routine Division | All AmericanSocial Dancing
10:00 PM – 11:00 PMOpening Ceremonies | Silent Auction | Raffle | Pirate Challenge#1 (The Switch Jack & Jill)Social Dancing
11:00 PM – MIDNIGHTPro Social Hour
MIDNIGHT – 2:00 AMSocial Dancing

Saturday, November 13th

TimeGrandview BallroomCamilla SuiteRestaurant Banquet Hall
8:00 AM – 8:45 AMOpen for Private Lessons
9:00 AM – 9:45 AMRegistration Opens | Floor Trials for PerformersWORKSHOP Masters Exclusive (50 years old and above) – “Swashbuckler” with Bryan Jordan
10:00 AMCUT OFF: SATURDAY AFTERNOON/EVENING COMPETITIONS
10:00 AM – 10:45 AMWORKSHOP (Level 3) – “Blimey!” Musicality with a Flair with Matt & Julie AuclairWORKSHOP Hip Hop with Ariel Peck
11:00 AM – 11:45 AMJack & Jills Prelims/Semis – Masters, Newcomer WORKSHOP (Level 1) – “No Prey, No Pay” with Jake Haning
12:00 PM – 12:45 PMJack & Jills Prelims/Semis – Novice, Intermediate
1:00 PM – 1:45 PMJack & Jills Prelims/Semis – Advanced/All StarsWORKSHOP (Level 2) – “Scuttle” Choreography 101 with PJ Turner
2:00 PM – 2:45 PMJack & Jills FINALS – Masters, Newcomer, NoviceWORKSHOP (Level 2) – “Batten Down the Hatches” Spice Up Those Moves with Slides and Boogie Walks with Brian B.
3:00 PM – 3:45 PMJack & Jills FINALS – Intermediate, Advanced/All StarsPirate Challenge #2 Practice Time
4:00 PM – 4:45 PMWORKSHOP (Level 2) – “Run-a-Rig” All Things Hitches with Matt & Julie AuclairWORKSHOP (Level 1) – “Heave Ho” 6 Count technique West Coast Swing with David Killinger
5:00 PM – 5:45 PMWORKSHOP (Level 1) “Man-O-War” Make Every Move Count with Terry RoseboroughWORKSHOP (Level 1) – “Cat O’ Nine Tails” 8 Count Technique West Coast Swing with Lamarr Williford
6:00 PM – 6:45 PMWORKSHOP (Level 4) – “Jolly Roger” Turn Technique with Mike Spencer & Trish Drake (Country Twostep)Dinner Show
7:00 PM – 7:45 PMSocial DancingWORKSHOP (Level 0) – “Avast Ye!” Community Class for Absolutely New Dancers Supported by Advanced & All Star Dancers with Jesse Lopez & Ariel PeckDinner Show
8:00 PM – 8:45 PMRoutines (Pro-Am/Masters) | Showcases | 50-50 Raffle | Silent Auction Welcome Newcomers Community Social Dancing
9:00 PM – 9:45 PMSpace Pirates Themed Party & Social DancingSocial Dancing
10:00 PM – 10:45 PMPirate Challenge #2 | Pirate Act | Awards Social Dancing
11:00 PM – 11:45 PMSocial Dancing
MIDNIGHT – 1:00 AMSpace Pirates Themed Party & Social Dancing

Midnight Drinks & Karaoke Party – Location THE BAR!

Sunday, November 14th

Zipline Tour ($) – Front of The Lodge at 9:30 AM; Pre-register with Tonya Homan (thoman256@gmail.com)

TimeGrandview BallroomCamilla Suite
9:30 AM – 10:15 AMWORKSHOP (Level 3) – “Ahoy, Matey” Partnership with PJ TurnerWORKSHOP (Level 2) – “Peg Leg” with Debbie Ramsey-Boz
10:30 AM – 11:15 AMProAm Jack & Jills WORKSHOP (Level 1) – “Yo Ho Ho” Skill Building Drills with Bryan Jordan
11:30 AM – 12:15 PMProAm Strictlies
2:00 PM – 3:30 PMDinner @ Top of The River