Schedule

Tentative Schedule for 2018

>>To view the PDF 2018 Tentative Schedule, Please click here.<<

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 - 11:00PM

American Style Rhythm Bronze & Silver Events

  • Pro/Am American Rhythm Closed Bronze & Open Single Dance Events
  • Pro/Am American Rhythm Closed Bronze Multi-Dance Championships
  • Pro/Am American Rhythm Closed Bronze Scholarships
  • Pro/Am American Rhythm Closed & Open Silver Single Dance Events
  • Pro/Am American Rhythm Closed Silver Multi-Dance Championships
  • Pro/Am American Rhythm Closed Silver Scholarships
  • Pro/Am American Rhythm Open Rising Star Multi-Dance Competition
  • Pro/Am American Rhythm Closed 6 - Dance Championships​

Wednesday Day, May 2nd - Session 2

8:00AM - 5:00PM

American Style Bronze & Silver Smooth Events

  • Pro/Am American Smooth Closed Bronze & Open Single Dance Events
  • Pro/Am American Smooth Closed Bronze Multi-Dance Championships
  • Pro/Am American Smooth Closed Bronze Scholarships
  • Pro/Am American Smooth Closed Silver & Open Single Dance Events
  • Pro/Am American Smooth Open Rising Star Mult-Dance Competition
  • Pro/Am American Smooth Closed Silver Multi-Dance Championships
  • Pro/Am American Smooth Closed Silver Scholarships
  • Pro/Am Closed Smooth 6 - Dance Championships

Wednesday Evening, May 2nd - Session 3

7:00PM - 11:30PM

American Style Gold & Advanced Rhythm Events

  • Pro/Am American Rhythm Closed Gold, Open Gold & Advanced Single Dance Events
  • Pro/Am American Rhythm Open Multi-Dance Championships
  • Pro/Am American Rhythm Open Scholarships
  • Pro/Am American Rhythm Open 9-Dance Championships​

Thursday Day, May 3rd - Session 4

8:00AM - 6:00PM

6:00AM-10:00AM Breakfast in the Café for package holders

International Style Ballroom Bronze Events

  • Pro/Am International Ballroom Closed Bronze & Open Single Dance Events
  • Pro/Am International Ballroom Closed Bronze Multi-Dance Championships
  • Pro/Am International Ballroom Closed Bronze Gentlemen's Championship
  • Pro/Am International Ballroom Closed Bronze Scholarships​

American Style Smooth Gold & Advanced Events

  • Pro/Am American Smooth Closed Gold, Open Gold & Advance Single Dances
  • Pro/Am American Smooth Open Multi-Dance Championships
  • Pro/Am American Smooth Open Scholarships
  • Pro/Am American Smooth Open 9-Dance Championships

Thursday Evening, May 3rd - Session 5

7:00PM - 11:30PM

Professional Rising Star Events

  • Professional Rising Star American Rhythm Competition
  • Professional Rising Star International Ballroom Competition
  • Professional Rising Star American Smooth Competition
  • Professional Rising Star International Latin Competition
  • Amateur Adult Multi-Dance Events

Friday Day, May 4th - Session 6

8:00AM - 7:00PM

International Ballroom Events

  • Pro/Am International Ballroom Closed & Open Silver Dance Events
  • Pro/Am International Ballroom Closed Silver Gentlemen's Championship
  • Pro/Am International Ballroom Closed Silver Multi-Dance Championships
  • Pro/Am International Ballroom Closed Silver Scholarships
  • Pro/Am International Ballroom Open Rising Star Mult-Dance Competition
  • Pro/Am International Ballroom Bronze & Silver 6-Dance Championship
  • Pro/Am International Ballroom Closed Gold, Open Gold & Advanced Gold Single Dance Events
  • Pro/Am International Ballroom Open Gentlemen's Multi-Dance Championship
  • Pro/Am International Ballroom Pro/Am Open Scholarships
  • Pro/Am International Ballroom Open 10-Dance Championship

Friday Evening, May 4th - Session 7

8:00PM - 11:30PM

Amateur & Professional Open Events

  • Amateur Youth International Ballroom Championship
  • Amateur Youth International Latin Championship
  • Pro/Am Show Dance ("Anything Goes")
  • Professional Open International Latin Championship
  • Professional Open American Smooth Championship
  • Professional Open Theatrical Show Dance Championship

Saturday Day, May 5th - Session 8

7:00AM - 7:50PM

International Latin Events

  • Pro/Am International Latin Closed & Open Bronze Single Dance Events
  • Pro/Am International Latin Closed Bronze Multi-Dance Championships
  • Pro/Am International Latin Closed Bronze Scholarships
  • Pro/Am International Latin Closed & Open Silver Single Dance Events
  • Pro/Am International Latin Closed Silver Multi-Dance Championships
  • Pro/Am International Latin Closed Silver Scholarships
  • Pro/Am International Latin Open Rising Star Mult-Dance Competition
  • Pro/Am International Latin Closed Bronze & Silver 6-Dance Championship
  • Pro/Am International Latin Closed , Open & Advanced Gold Single Dance Events
  • Pro/Am International Latin Open Multi-Dance Championships
  • Pro/Am International Latin Open Scholarships
  • Pro/Am International Latin Open 10 -Dance Championship

Saturday Evening, May 5th - Session 9

8:30PM - 11:36PM

Amateur & Professional Events

  • Amateur Open International Ballroom Championship
  • Amateur Open International Latin Championship
  • Professional Open American Rhythm Championships
  • Professional Open International Ballroom Championships
  • Presentation of Awards for Top 20 Dancesport Series Winners
  • Presentation of Awards for 2018 Emerald Ball Top Students, Teachers and Top Studios
  • Presentation of Awards for 2018 California Gold Rush Dancesport Circuit
  • Farewell Party for all Professionals & Officials following the event

Sunday Day, May 6th - Session 10

8:30AM - 7:45PM

Amateur, Pre-teen, Junior & Youth Events

  • Formation Presentations
  • Amateur & Pro/Am Teddy Bear, Pre-Teen, Junior & Youth American Rhythm Single Dance Events
  • Amateur & Pro/Am Teddy Bear, Pre-Teen, Junior & Youth American Smooth Single Dance Events
  • Amateur & Pro/Am Teddy Bear, Pre-Teen, Junior & Youth American Rhythm Multi-Dance Events
  • Amateur & Pro/Am Teddy Bear, Pre-Teen, Junior & Youth American Smooth Multi-Dance Events
  • Amateur & Pro/Am Teddy Bear, Pre-Teen, Junior & Youth International Latin Single Dance Events
  • Amateur & Pro/Am Teddy Bear, Pre-Teen & Junior International Latin Championships
  • Amateur Junior 2 International Latin 5 Dance Scholarship
  • Amateur & Pro/Am Teddy Bear, Pre-Teen, Junior & Youth International Ballroom Single Dance Events
  • Amateur & Pro/Am Teddy Bear, Pre-Teen & Junior International Ballroom Championships
  • Amateur Junior 2 International Ballroom 5 Dance Scholarship

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)

Dance Camp Schedule 2018

All Dance Camp Classes will be held in the La Jolla Ballroom on the 2nd Floor.

For more information on the Dance Vision Mastery Camp at the Emerald Ball Click Here.