** All competitions (except for Fast Feet) are only open to Full Weekend and Dance Pass holders **

All items subject to change.

Mix and Match Competition ($15/person)

Format

Competitors enter individually and are randomly paired up -- any swing goes

Prelims: Friday, August 16 at 1st band break (~9:30pm)

3 songs, ranging 90 to 200 bpm


Finals: Friday, August 16 at 2nd band break (~10:30pm)

~160 bpm

5 couples, 2 spotlights - sixteen 8s each + all-skate


Prizes (Top 3 Couples)

2 Full Weekend Passes to Stormy Weather Jazz Festival in Seattle, WA

2 Full Weekend Passes to The BASH: A Swingin' Rockabilly Weekender in Orange County, CA

2 Full Weekend Passes to Salt City Stomp in Salt Lake City, UT

Strictly Competition ($20/couple)

Format

Competitors enter as a couple -- any swing goes

Prelims: Saturday, August 17 at 7:00pm

3 songs, ranging from 90 to 220 bpm


Finals: Saturday, August 17 at 2nd band break (~10:30pm)

Warm-up All-Skate: ~150 to 170 bpm

Spotlight 1 (mid-slow tempo): ~120 to 140 bpm

2 spotlights - sixteen 8s each + all-skate

Spotlight 2 (fast tempo): ~200 bpm

2 spotlights - sixteen 8s each + all-skate


Prizes (Top 3 Couples)

2 Full Weekend Passes to The Great Southwest LindyFest in Houston, TX

2 Full Weekend Passes to Lindy on the Rocks in Denver, CO

2 Full Weekend Passes to Shag Summer Camp in Orange County, CA

Fast Feet Contest

Cost: $5 per couple, FREE for Full Weekend and Dance Pass holders

Format

Competitors enter as a couple and music increases ~20 bpm each round. 

Prelims and Finals: Saturday, August 17 (technically Sunday) at 1:00am

Couples are tapped out once they get off-time from the music.


Prizes (Winning Couple)

2 Full Weekend passes to Hot Jazz Jamboree in Denver, CO

Any Solo Goes ($5/person)

Format

Prelims and Finals: Sunday, August 18 at 1st band break (~9:15pm)

Prelims (tap-in)

3 songs, ranging from 100 to 200 bpm


Finals (audience-judged)

4 finalists, 1 spotlight song, ~170 bpm

Spotlights: 2 sets of sixteen 8s per finalist + all skate at the end


Prizes (Top 2)

1 Full Weekend Pass to BadAZ Balboa in Phoenix, AZ

1 Full Weekend Pass to SWINGdepenDANCE in Phoenix, AZ