Dance Competitions

Jazz Festival Dance Competition

Beginning Swing Competition

After taking classes from our fabulous dance instructors, grab your partner, get out on the dance floor, and show us your stuff! We’re looking for couples who have never placed in any competition; both members should be at the beginning level. Aerials / Air Steps are NOT permitted for this competition. Any form of swing is valid. Preliminaries will be judged by instructors, and the finalists will be judged by the audience. Partners are required for this competition. Registration is free for everyone.

Hours:

  • Preliminaries: Saturday, October 18th
  • Finals: Saturday, October 18th

50+ Competition

This competition is for our well seasoned dancers who are 50 or older. We want to see you cut a rug on the floor with any style of swing you choose. This competition will be open to all levels of dancers. Registration is free for everyone.

Jack & Jill Open Swing Competition

This is a great competition for those who don’t have a partner. In prelims, you will be judged individually. You will be randomly selected a partner that you will dance with for a portion of a song, then you will be rotated again. For finals, you will be randomly selected a partner and you will be judged as a couple. We are asking for only dancers who are beyond beginning level to enter this competition. Aerials / Air Steps are NOT permitted for this competition. Preliminaries and finals will be judged by the instructors. Slots will be limited, so sign up early in your dance classes. FREE ENTRY for Dancer’s Package holders, $5 per person for everyone else.

Advanced Lindy Competition

This is a Lindy Hop competition, and that’s what we want to see! Aerials / Air Steps are permitted as long as both members are being musical and in control. Preliminaries and finals will both be judged by the instructors. Partners are required for this competition. FREE ENTRY for Dancer’s Package holders, $10 per couple for everyone else.

Lifts and dips are acceptable for all competitions (within reason).
Aerials / Air Steps are only permitted in the Advanced Lindy Competition.