1. It's Fiesta Time! - What to Expect at the 2019 New Mexico Dance Fiesta

    It's Fiesta Time! - What to Expect at the 2019 New Mexico Dance Fiesta

    Sep 25, 2019

    It’s fiesta time in Albuquerque! The 30th anniversary of the New Mexico Dance Fiesta is happening this weekend. This UCWDC-sanctioned event was started by dance couple Mike Haley and Patti Miller, and ballroom coordinator Steve Stevens in 1989. Though the competition has changed hands a few times over the years, it continues to be a can’t miss event full of dancing and great times with dance friends and family.

  2. 2019 UCWDC Nashville Dance Classic Preview

    2019 UCWDC Nashville Dance Classic Preview

    Aug 27, 2019

    It’s time for some dancing in the ”The Country Music Capital of the World” - Nashville! Home to the Grand Ole Opry House, the famous “Grand Ole Opry” stage and radio show, and the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum, it’s obvious why this city would draw a crowd for our next UCWDC competition, the Nashville Dance Classic. 

  3. Chicagoland Country & Swing Dance Festival Preview

    Chicagoland Country & Swing Dance Festival Preview

    Aug 15, 2019

    This weekend, hold onto your hat and point your dancing shoes towards Chicago for the 32nd annual Chicagoland Country and Swing Dance Festival. This event has it all - qualifying events for the United Country Western Dance Council’s World Championships, points events for the World Swing Dance Council Jack & Jill swing dance registry, and it’s a part of the original Hustle Dance Tour. 

  4. WDSF Rimini GrandSlam Prepares Latin Dancers For Worlds

    WDSF Rimini GrandSlam Prepares Latin Dancers For Worlds

    Jul 11, 2019

    The Standard competition will kick off this weekend’s upcoming event in Rimini, Italy, and the Latin session will highlight its end. 

  5. Italian Dancers In The Spotlight At Rimini Standard GrandSlam

    Italian Dancers In The Spotlight At Rimini Standard GrandSlam

    Jul 9, 2019

    And we are back! Off to Italy we travel as we come to stream live the third GrandSlam leg of the year. To be exact, we will be on the eastern coast of the country in the town of Rimini. This is the second year that a GrandSlam will be hosted in this seaside community in a country known for its art, fashion, vespas, pizza, and pasta, as well as impeccable performance in the world of competitive dance.

  6. Italy's Top Couple Looking For An Upset In Taipei City

    Italy's Top Couple Looking For An Upset In Taipei City

    Jun 1, 2019

    And of course, we cannot forget about Standard! After the Latin competitors take on the floor in Taipei tomorrow, the Standard couples will have their chance this Sunday, June 2, to participate in the second leg of the 2019 WDSF GrandSlam series.