DC Dance Challenge

Pro/AM and Amateur Ballroom Competition, Professional Dancesport Show, Dancing with DCDC Stars Showcase & Dance Party in the most exciting weekend of DC, MD, VA metro area.

Welcome to the VI  Annual DC Dance Challenge & Showcase! (DCDC)
It is with great enthusiasm that we would like to invite you to attend the VI Annual
DC Dance Challenge & Showcase and enjoy an exciting, fun and friendly Pro/AM and Amateur dancesport competition in the heart of DC, VA, MD metro area, with single-dance and multi-dance events, in Standard, Latin, Smooth, Rhythm and Club dances, such as Salsa, West Coast Swing, Hustle, Argentine Tango, Bachata and more… Hosted at the Atrium Ballroom, inside the Ronald Regan building, in the heart of the nations capital.

Everything will start with an early evening  ”Welcome Competitors” party at Forever Dancing Ballroom. This celebration will start with a fun general dancing and the entertaining “Dancing with DCDC Stars” Semi-Finals.

The Sunday dance events takes off early morning at the Atrium Ballroom at The Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center with single dances and multi-dance Smooth and Standard dances, followed by an afternoon with Rhythm and Latin dance events.  The excitement will continue after dinner with open scholarship events and the finals of the ”Dancing with the DCDC Stars” showcase. Be also prepared for general dancing and to see a sizzling Professional show that will inspire you for the year round.

If you have not attended yet, do not miss it! Here are few things that make DCDC unique and special….
- DCDC continue to implement our dancing scoring system so all competitors can get more and better feedback from the judges.
- DCDC also offers uncontested heats where dancesport competitors compete only against the dance standards for their level and age group.
- There are plenty of good social general dancing for the evening guests.
- There are admission tickets discounts for students.
- The Atrium Ballroom offers plenty of space for the competitors and proper sprung dance floor, providing comfort and preventing injuries.
- DCDC does not split the floor in standard and smooth dances.
- DCDC treat all professionals as partners, and all amateurs as honored guests.
- DCDC offers flexibility to enter different students in the same level and age group.
- You can  compete up to 3  entries of the same type (age and level) with each student, plus two age groups below and 2 levels above.
- You will be in the company of the finest and friendliest dancers in town. This is a local competition organized by local instructors.

We have been planning to offer you a FUNtastic weekend of dance!

Jennifer Bonini
Director of the DC Dance Challenge

For further information send an email to Jennifer@ForeverDancing.com
Take advantage of our early bird prices and secure your entries.
Entries are limited to one-day event. First come, first served….*

* The organizers reserve the right to reject and return uncontested entries, in order to accommodate major heats.


Some say: “This is the best ballroom dance competition I have ever experienced!”  Some have not experienced it yet.