Ballroom Dance > Planning for 2018!

Discussion in 'Ballroom Dance' started by debmc, Jul 26, 2017.

  1. debmc

    debmc Well-Known Member

    I've competed a lot so I was curious to see what comps people like. I usually do a mixture of big and small comps, and I often add a couple of days just for vacation if it's in a fun city. I'm not really that into theme nights or ProAm parties though I will do nightclub night for the first time ever just because it looks like fun. I'm willing to travel anywhere if it's for a well run competition.
  2. debmc

    debmc Well-Known Member

    I've done Manhattan and liked it. I'd like to do Empire too since it's more centrally located.
  3. debmc

    debmc Well-Known Member

    If you feel comfortable doing so, send me a pm...
  4. Mr 4 styles

    Mr 4 styles Well-Known Member

    Ballroom beach bash!!!!! Embassy heritage agree. Millennium agree.

    A lot to do on off days at heritage

    Beach bash has the added bonus of if you don't like your marks you can spike a volleyball down the judges throats on Sunday morning during trash talk volleyball !!!
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  5. MaggieMoves

    MaggieMoves Well-Known Member

    I've already heard good things about the Beach Bash. I've always had something that weekend though.
  6. singndance

    singndance Well-Known Member

    I have also heard that Beach Bash is a lot of fun. Everyone I know that has gone loved it. I hope to put it on my list.

    I would also like to go to Galaxy, simply because I have always wanted to stay at that Biltmore hotel. Has anyone here been?

    I guess I am more into the place and the experience and the thrill of just being able to dance, more than the competition, at this stage of my life.
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  7. Larinda McRaven

    Larinda McRaven Site Moderator Staff Member

    I have been to Galaxy at the Biltmore. Stunning location, simply amazing. Great comp and organizers.
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  8. Mr 4 styles

    Mr 4 styles Well-Known Member

    Ditto I've done galaxy for 6 years,straight. One of my all time faves. I know phoenix really well if u need things to do or places to eat
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  9. debmc

    debmc Well-Known Member

    I've never done Ballroom Beach Bash but I've heard good things! May add to list. I'll be doing Embassy this year!
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  10. debmc

    debmc Well-Known Member

    I've done Galaxy before and will do it again this year. It's beautiful and it's my teacher's home town comp so only I have to travel for this one.
  11. debmc

    debmc Well-Known Member

    Any opinions about San Francisco Open? I was also looking at that one.
  12. singndance

    singndance Well-Known Member

    My pro competed with his professional partner there last year, and he spoke very highly of it. We did not schedule it this year only because he did not get enough of his students to sign on to make it cost efficient.
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  13. Miss Silly

    Miss Silly Well-Known Member

    Last year was our first year at La Classique and i'm fairly certain it's the largest Canadian comp, for pro-am at least? Nothing close to that size on the west coast for sure. We don't dance pro-am but it was a fabulous comp and I thought the ballroom looked gorgeous.
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