Schedule

2017 Schedule of Events

October 4th through October 7th, 2017 Wedneday through Saturday at The Sheraton Waikiki Resort & Spa in Honolulu, Hawai'i.

WEDNESDAY Ocotber 4th

1:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Registration open at the Kauai/Maui Foyer, 2nd Floor

6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Sunset Welcome Lu'au and Buffet. Experience Hawaiian hospitality. Mai Tai's and Lei followed with a bountiful feast under the stars with a full Polynesian show. Entertainment by local Hawaiian musicians while you mingle and mix, meeting old friends, making new acquaintances and savoring the Aloha Spirit.

THURSDAY October 5th

6:30 am - 8:00 am

Breakfast for Package Holders - Full breakfast buffet

8:00 am - 8:00 pm SESSION 1

Solo Exhibitions

Pro/Am & Student/Student Smooth Single Dances

Pro/Am Smooth Multi Dance Challenges and Scholarships

Pro/Am Smooth portion of 6-Dance & 9-Dance Events

4:00 pm - 4:45 pm

Dance Congress #1

4:45 pm - 5:30 pm

Dance Congress #2

6:00 pm - 10 pm SESSION 2

Pro/Am & Student/Student Latin Single Dances

Pro/Am Latin Multi Dance Challenges and Scholarships

Pro/Am Latin portion of 6-Dance and 10-Dance Events

Formation Teams

FRIDAY October 6th

6:30 am - 8:00 am

Breakfast for Package Holders - Full breakfast buffet

9:00 am - 4:00 pm SESSION 3

Solo Exhibitions

Pro/Am & Student/Student Rhythm Single Dances

Pro/Am Rhythm Multi-Dance Challenges

Pro/Am Rhythm Scholarships

Pro/Am Rhythm portions of 6-Dance and 9-Dance Events

Night Club

4:00 pm - 4:45 pm

Dance Congress #3

4:45 pm - 5:30 pm

Dance Congress #4

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Dinner and Dance with Live Orchestra

7:45 pm - 11:00 pm SESSION 4

Door open at 7:45 pm for General Admission Competition begins at 8:30 pm

Professional Rising Star Smooth

Professional Rising Star Latin

Amateur PreChamp Ballroom, Rhythm, Latin & Smooth, Senior 1

Amateur Open Ballroom, Rhythm, Latin & Smooth, Senior1

Amateur Masters Latin & Smooth

Top Solo Grand Prix

Open Professional Rhythm

Open Professional Ballroom - A Star Dance Tours Event

Star Dance Tour Open Professional Ballroom Solos

SATURDAY October 7th

6:30 - 8:00 am

Breakfast for Package Holders - Full breakfast buffet

7:00 am - 6:00 pm SESSION 5

Country / Western

Pro/Am & Student/Student Ballroom Single Dances

Pro/Am Ballroom Multi-Dance Challenges

Pro/Am Ballroom Scholarships

Pro/Am Ballroom portion of 6-Dance and 10-Dance Events

Amateur Pre-Novice Ballroom, Rhythm, Latin & Smooth, Adult/Senior 2

Amateur Novice Ballroom, Rhythm, Latin & Smooth, Adult/Senior 2

Amateur Pre-Novice Ballroom, Rhythm, Latin & Smooth, Senior1

Amateur Novice Ballroom, Rhythm, Latin & Smooth, Senior1

Amateur PreChamp Ballroom, Rhythm, Latin & Smooth, Adult/Senior 2

Preteen/Junior/Youth Amateur Single Dance Events (all styles)

Preteen/Junior/Youth Amateur Multi-Dance Events (all styles)

4:00 pm - 4:45 pm

Dance Congress #5

4:45 pm - 5:30 pm

Dance Congress #6

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Dinner and Dancing with the Hawai'i Star Ball band.

8:15 pm - 11:00 pm SESSION 6

Door open for General Admission at 8:15pm competition starts at 8:30 pm

Professional Rising Star Ballroom

Professional Rising Star Rhythm

Amateur Open Ballroom, Rhythm, Latin & Smooth, Adult/Senior 2

Amateur Masters Ballroom & Rhythm

Top Student, Top Teacher, and Top Studio Awards

Open Professional Smooth

Open Professional Latin

Ali`i Professional Show Dance Competition

After the Evening Session

Ali'i Farewell Party