What to expect!

  • Ultimate Pro Staff Lineup: Experience the best in West Coast Swing with our renowned professional staff.
  • Epic Social Dance Parties: Unforgettable social dance parties and mixers, the heart of our event.
  • Diverse Workshops: Open and leveled workshops from Beginner to Champion, catering to all skill levels.
  • Inclusive Competitions: Fun and competitive atmosphere with WSDC-pointed divisions for all dancers.
  • W.O.W. Show Experience: Witness the spectacular ‘World of West Coast Swing’ show.
  • Educational Intensives: Elevate your dance knowledge through our comprehensive intensives.
  • Luxurious Venue: Enjoy our event at a beautiful hotel, offering top-notch amenities and location.

New additional Country SwingTime Ballroom!

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SwingTime is Social!

  • SwingTime offers the ultimate experience in social dancing and socializing
  • Friday night starts off with the Rhythm & Blues Sunset Dance on the stunning lakefront at the Westin
  • Two floors of the main ballroom are dedicated to social dancing all weekend long
  • Friday Evening Cocktail Party Meet & Greet lets you mingle with other dance enthusiasts
  • Late Night Social Dancing starts before 11 pm every night, so you can dance until the early hours
  • Saturday night features the Rhythm & Blues Room, with top DJs from Europe, Canada, Brazil, Australia, and the USA
  • Fresh new music covers all preferences of genres, so there’s something for everyone

Get ready to have a blast and make unforgettable memories with SwingTime’s social dancing events!

Workshops for All!

  • 90-minute advanced workshops for dancers looking to take their skills to new heights
  • Free beginner lessons on Friday and Saturday nights – Introducing friends to the world of West Coast Swing
  • Newcomer workshops designed for dancers new to West Coast Swing events
  • High-level 90-minute workshops with top teachers
  • All-Star/Champion track for advanced dancers
  • Specialty intensives for deep dives into West Coast Swing
  • Strictly swing critiques to prepare for competitions
  • Switch workshops to learn the opposite role in West Coast Swing
  • Swing diversity workshops to experience a variety of styles and techniques
  • Junior workshops for the future generations of dancers
  • Masters-only workshop for experienced dancers

SwingTime’s workshops are the perfect opportunities to learn, grow, and connect with other dancers. 

Coaching Creates Confidence!

  • SwingTime is introducing a brand new program: Strictly Swing Critique’s
  • Dancers pre-register with a partner and receive personalized coaching from top US Open Champions
  • Two separate Critique Sessions for Novice/Intermediate and Advanced/All-Star dancers
  • Novice/Intermediate session is 90 minutes long and takes place on Saturday morning from 10 am – 11:30 am
  • Advanced/All-Star session is also 90 minutes long and takes place on Sunday morning from 11:30 am – 1 pm
  • Each partnership will get to dance and receive coaching from a professional
  • Dancers get an opportunity to hear how multiple top-level professionals coach
  • Partnerships will be given personalized instruction on what can be improved
  • Dancers will also get to learn from watching others receive their critiques
  • The goal is to help dancers feel confident and inspired to take their dance to the floor and share it with the crowd

Get ready to receive personalized coaching from top-level professionals and take your dance skills to new heights with SwingTime’s Critique program!

W.o.W.

World of West Coast Swing

Get ready to be dazzled and amazed by SwingTime’s WOW show! As an audience member, you’ll have the privilege of witnessing some of the most incredible performances in the world of professional show divisions.

The elevated lighting and multiple videographers create a truly immersive experience that will transport you to another world. Each performance is a masterpiece of talent, creativity, and technical skill, designed to leave you breathless and wanting more.

But what really sets the WOW program apart is the personal touch that each couple brings to their performance. Thanks to the intro interview, you’ll have the chance to get to know the performers on a deeper level, learning about their backgrounds, inspirations, and unique styles.

And when it’s time for the performance itself, you’ll be blown away by the full costumes and expert lighting that bring each piece to life. With a videographer on hand to capture every moment, you’ll feel like you’re part of something truly special.

So come join us for SwingTime’s WOW program and experience the ultimate in professional show divisions. You won’t believe your eyes!

Intensive Training

This series of intensives will be focused on the mind and movement of a competitor.
From the social competitor to the routine dancer, these world champions know what it takes to bring your best!
More details to come!
*120 min sessions: $49 per session
(must be a weekend pass holder)
Robert Royston
Friday 10am - 12pm
Brandi Guild
Friday 2pm - 4pm