Schedule

Final Schedule for 2018

Monday Day, April 30th

REGISTRATION DESK OPENS - Please refer to this schedule for hours and phone number.

Starting Monday May 1st at 12noon, please call us at our Emerald Ball Registration & Ticket Booth - 310-410-6280.

  • Monday: 12noom - 11pm
  • Tuesday: 7am - 12midnight
  • Wednesday 6am -12midnight
  • Thursday 7am - 11pm
  • Friday 6:30am - 12midnight
  • Saturday 6:30am -12midnight
  • Sunday 7am - 7pm

Tuesday Day, May 1st - Session 1

9:00AM - 9:47PM

American Style Rhythm Bronze & Silver Events

9:00AM - Pro/Am American Rhythm Closed & Open Bronze One-Dance Championships
2:55PM - Pro/Am WDSS Closed American Rhythm Multi-Dance Qualifiers
3:27PM - Pro/Am Closed American Rhythm Scholarships
4:15PM - Pro/Am American Rhythm Closed & Open Silver One-Dance Championships
8:20PM - Pro/Am WDSS Closed American Rhythm Multi-Dance Qualifiers
8:38PM - Pro/Am Rising Star American Rhythm Multi-Dance
8:46PM - Pro/Am Closed American Rhythm Scholarships
9:35PM - 'B' Closed Pro/Am Bronze & Silver American 6-Dance Championship
9:39PM - 'A' Closed Pro/Am Bronze & Silver American 6-Dance Championship
9:47PM - End of Session

Wednesday Day, May 2nd - Session 2

8:00AM - 7:00PM

American Style Bronze & Silver Smooth Events

8:00AM - Pro/Am American Smooth Closed & Open Bronze One-Dance Championships
11:15AM - Pro/Am WDSS Closed American Smooth Multi-Dance Qualifiers
11:48AM - Pro/Am Closed American Smooth Scholarships
12:45PM - Pro/Am American Smooth Closed & Open Silver One-Dance Championships
4:25PM - Pro/Am WDSS Closed American Smooth Multi-Dance Qualifiers
5:35PM - Pro/Am Closed American Smooth Scholarships
6:37PM - 'B' Closed Pro/Am Bronze & Silver American 6-Dance Championship
6:41PM - 'A' Closed Pro/Am Bronze & Silver American 6-Dance Championship
7:00PM - End of Session

Wednesday Evening, May 2nd - Session 3

7:00PM - 11:26PM

American Style Gold & Advanced Rhythm Events

7:00PM - Pro/Am American Rhythm Closed & Open Gold One-Dance Championships
9:00PM - Pro/Am WDSS Open American Rhythm Multi-Dance Qualifiers
9:45PM - Pro/Am Open American Rhythm Scholarships
11:05PM - 'B' Open Pro/Am American 9-Dance Championship
11:12PM - 'A' Open Pro/Am American 9-Dance Championship
11:26PM - End of Session​

Thursday Day, May 3rd - Session 4

9:00AM - 4:31PM

International Style Ballroom Bronze Events

9:00AM - Pro/Am International Ballroom Closed & Open Bronze One-Dance Championships
10:05AM - 'B' Closed Pro/Am Bronze & Silver Int'l 6-Dance Championship
10:09AM - Pro/Am WDSS Closed Int'l Ballroom Multi-Dance Qualifiers
10:27AM - Pro/Am Closed International Ballroom Scholarships

American Style Smooth Gold & Advanced Events

11:05AM - Pro/Am American Smooth Closed & Open Gold One-Dance Championships
12:40PM - Pro/Am WDSS Open American Smooth Multi-Dance Qualifiers
2:10PM - Pro/Am Open American Smooth Scholarships
4:10PM - 'B' Open Pro/Am American 9-Dance Championship
4:31PM - End of Session

Thursday Evening, May 3rd - Session 5

7:00PM - 11:30PM

Adult Amateur & Professional Rising Star Events

7:15PM - Adult Novice Int'l Latin
7:19PM - Adult Novice Int'l Ballroom
7:24PM - Adult Pre-Championship Int'l Latin
7:30PM - Adult Pre-Championship Int'l Ballroom
7:55PM - Professional Rising Star American Rhythm
8:20PM - Adult Open American Smooth
8:28PM - Masters Open Int'l Ballroom
8:59PM - Professional Rising Star Int'l Ballroom

9:30PM - Presentation of Awards - Emerald Ball 2018 Top American Style Students
9:50PM - Professional Rising Star American Smooth
10:10PM - Professional Rising Star Int'l Latin
10:25PM - Adult Open American Rhythm
10:48PM - Senior Open Int'l Ballroom
11:30PM - End of Session

Friday Day, May 4th - Session 6

8:00AM - 6:46PM

International Ballroom Events

8:00AM - Pro/Am International Ballroom Closed & Open Silver One-Dance Championships
10:15AM - Pro/Am WDSS Closed Int'l Ballroom Multi-Dance Qualifiers
11:29AM - Pro/Am Closed International Ballroom Scholarships
12:29PM - Pro/Am International Ballroom Closed & Open Gold One-Dance Championships
03:14PM - Pro/Am WDSS Open Int'l Ballroom Multi-Dance Qualifiers
04:13PM - Pro/Am Open International Ballroom Scholarships
06:46PM - End of Session

Friday Evening, May 4th - Session 7

8:00PM - 12:00AM

Youth & Professional Open Events

8:00PM - Youth Open Fordney Foundation Int'l Ballroom Championship
8:12PM - Professional Showdance
9:20PM - Youth Open Fordney Foundation Int'l Latin Championship
9:40PM - Open Professional American Smooth Championship
10:00PM - Open Professional International Latin Championship
12:00AM - End of Session

Saturday Day, May 5th - Session 8

7:00AM - 7:22PM

International Latin Events

7:00AM - Pro/Am International Latin Closed & Open Bronze One-Dance Championships
9:25AM - Pro/Am WDSS Closed Int'l Latin Multi-Dance Qualifiers
9:52AM - Pro/Am Closed International Latin Scholarships
10:35AM - Pro/Am International Latin Closed & Open Silver One-Dance Championships
12:19PM - Pro/Am WDSS Closed Int'l Latin Multi-Dance Qualifiers
12:55PM - Pro/Am Closed International Latin Scholarships
1:31PM - 'B' Closed Pro/Am Bronze & Silver Int'l 6-Dance Championship
1:50PM - Pro/Am International Latin Closed & Open Gold One-Dance Championships
3:51PM - Pro/Am WDSS Open Int'l Latin Multi-Dance Qualifiers
5:10PM - Pro/Am Open International Latin Scholarships
7:22PM - End of Session

Saturday Evening, May 5th - Session 9

8:00PM - 12:08PM

Amateur & Professional Events

08:00PM Adult Open Championship International Ballroom

8:10PM - Presentation of Awards - 2017 - 2018 California Gold Rush Dancesport Series

8:45PM - Presentation of Awards - Emerald Ball 2018 Top 20 Dancesport Series & Global Series Students

9:30PM - Presentation of Awards - Emerald Ball 2018 Top Students, Teachers & Studios

09:35PM Open Professional American Rhythm Championship

10:11PM Open Professional International Ballroom Championship

10:36PM Adult Open Championship International Latin

12:08AM End of Session

Sunday Day, May 6th - Session 10

7:00AM-8:00PM

Amateur, Pre-teen, Junior & Youth Events

7:00AM Pro/Am, Am/Am & Mixed Youth Closed American Rhythm Single Dance Events

7:25AM Pro/Am, Mixed Am & Amateur Youth American Rhythm Multi-Dances

7:36AM Adult Solo Exhibitions

7:45AM Pro/Am, Am/Am & Mixed Am Youth Closed American Smooth Single Dance Events

8:11AM Pro/Am, Mixed Am & Amateur Youth American Smooth Multi-Dances

8:22AM Youth Solo Star Int'l Latin Single Dance Events

8:34AM Youth Solo Star Int'l Latin Multi Dance Events

9:04AM Pro/Am, Am/Am & Mixed Am Youth Int'l Closed Latin Single Dance Events

12:15PM Pro/Am & Mixed Amateur Youth Int'l Latin Multidance Championships

1:30PM Youth Amateur International Latin MutliDance Events

4:15PM Youth Solo Star Int'l Ballroom Single Dance Events

4:30PM Youth Solo Star Int'l Ballroom Mutli Dance Events

4:45PM Pro/Am, Am/Am & Mixed Am Youth Closed Int'l Ballroom Single Dance Events

6:00PM Pro/Am & Mixed Amateur Youth Int'l Ballroom Multidance Championships

6:00PM Youth Amateur International Ballroom MultiDance Events

7:30PM Youth Solo Exhibitions

7:45PM Formation Presentations

8:00PM End of Session


Practice Room Schedule

The Practice Room is located on the 2nd Floor in the Los Angeles Ballroom and will be open 24 hours a day. You may also take private lesson in this room. (Judges at the Emerald Ball may not coach competitiors during the event date)

Lectures

Saturday May 5th at 12noon

Let's Get Digital presented by Dance Today - FREE ADMISSION

Location is on the 2nd level at Newport B room.