Dance Association News and Information Last Updated 4/1/14
The schedule and other information is posted for the "Louisiana Country Dance Hayride", The Second event of the 2014 season which will be April 25-27. They will be using on line Registration which is available NOW. For more information contact Ray Michiels - Event Director. We’re looking forward to another great year for the 2014 and would very much like for you to be a part of us. The “American Country Dance Association” goal is to be as fair, fun, and affordable as possible.
They will be offering Competition in All ACDA Divisions. Couples, Pro/Am, Pro/Pro and Line Dance. Also they will have an West Coast swing Jack and Jill event Friday night. Couples/Pro-Am/Salsa Swing event Saturday night. All Country Couples Divisions will dance Sunday.
PLEASE NOTE: Country and Western Registration Closes Wednesday April 23rd at 5 pm.
New event in the Month of July. The Event name is Sun Flower Dance Festival, being held July 18 - 20, 2014. This Event will be held in Wichita, Kansas and Jason & Christina Thornton are the event directors.
What is New for 2014:
Age qualification for all contestants:
A Contestant’s age for the entire dance year shall be based on what their age is on the last day of the ACDA National Championships.
If a Pro-Am student receives a majority medal placement of Gold Graduate in all five of the required dances at two (2) events before June 1st they must advance to the next level at the next event.
Cut off times for registration for our "country competitions" entries will Still be at 5 p.m. the Wednesday before the event, swing registrations will be accepted after this date.
Judge license process description and application Click Here.
2014 ACDA Event Schedule
Make plans to attend all the ACDA events now! Details are under the
ACDA Events link.
Through the National FastDance Association, this multi-day event is licensed by:
The ACDA Board Of Directors are pleased to announce that we have partnered again with CountryDanceDirector.com for online registration services. This is a 5 year contract for ACDA events from 2014 - 2018! Through CountryDanceDirector, you will be able to register online for weekend passes, all of your dance competition selections, and even purchase workshop videos. What if you need to return later to add another weekend pass or change your dance partner? You can easily do that and much more! Click on the CountryDanceDirector link to learn more:
For copies of pictures from ACDA events please visit Action Photos. All photos can be viewed from each ACDA event that Action Photos attended.
The ACDA Line Dance Step Sheets for 2014 are posted. Please
contact Nikki Simpson for questions on the Step Sheets.