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|8:00 A.M.||Good Morning! Registration Opens|
|9:00 A.M.||Latin Starts|
|9:45 A.M.||Games and Social Dancing|
|10:15 A.M.||Rhythm Starts|
|11:30 A.M.||Games and Social Dancing|
|12:30 P.M.||Seminar: Fabulous Rotations and Spins with Mariusz Olszewski|
|1:00 P.M.||Seminar: Put the Thrill in Quickstep with Woodrow Wills|
|1:30 P.M.||Standard Starts|
|2:30 P.M.||Games and Social Dancing|
|3:00 P.M.||Smooth Starts|
|4:15 P.M.||Games and Social Dancing|
|5:00 P.M.||Dinner Break|
|6:30 P.M.||Halloween Dance||featuring a fabulous Evening Show and exciting Costume Contest|
|10:00 P.M.||Good Night and Safe Travels!|
All day, dancers perform ballroom and latin dances in the format of a dance competition and receive feedback from experienced ballroom professionals.
Minnesota Ballroom Blast is made possible by the hard work of dozens of volunteers. If you want to contribute your time and skills to help make Minnesota Ballroom Blast awesome, fill out this form and we'll help you get involved!
Come to the evening session of Minnesota Ballroom Blast and enjoy a wonderful evening of social dancing. In addition to the opportunity to dance with many participants from around the Upper Midwest, there will be food, games, merriment, and a showcase of national championship-level talent. To top off a wonderful evening, a costume contest will be held with prizes in various categories. Don't miss out!
Tickets are available for $5 at the door the day of the event.
low-stress, feedback-based, and designed to: