Schedule

Tentative Schedule for 2018

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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 (All Ages)
  • Pro/Am American Rhythm Closed Bronze Multi-Dance Championships (Ages A, B, C & S1)
  • Pro/Am American Rhythm Gentlemen's Closed Bronze Multi-Dance Championships (Ages A, B & C)
  • Pro/Am American Rhythm Closed Bronze Scholarships (Ages A, B, C & S1)
  • Pro/Am American Rhythm Closed & Open Silver Single Dance Events (All Ages)
  • Pro/Am American Rhythm Closed Silver Multi-Dance Championships (Ages A, B, C & S1)
  • Pro/Am American Rhythm Gentlemen's Closed Silver Multi-Dance Championships (Ages A, B & C)
  • Pro/Am American Rhythm Closed Silver Scholarships (Ages A, B, C & S1)
  • Pro/Am American Rhythm Open Rising Star Multi-Dance Competition (Ages A, B & C)
  • Pro/Am American Rhythm Closed 6 - Dance Championships​ (Ages A & B)

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 (All Ages)
  • Pro/Am American Smooth Closed Bronze Multi-Dance Championships (Ages A, B, C & S1)
  • Pro/Am American Smooth Gentlemen's Bronze Multi-Dance Championships (Ages A, B & C)
  • Pro/Am American Smooth Closed Bronze Scholarships (Ages A, B, C & S1)
  • Pro/Am American Smooth Closed Silver & Open Single Dance Events (All Ages)
  • Pro/Am American Smooth Open Rising Star Mult-Dance Competition (Ages A, B & C)
  • Pro/Am American Smooth Closed Silver Multi-Dance Championships (Ages A, B & C)
  • Pro/Am American Smooth Gentlemen's Silver Multi-Dance Championships (Ages A, B & C)
  • Pro/Am American Smooth Closed Silver Scholarships (Ages A, B, C & S1)
  • Pro/Am Closed Smooth 6 - Dance Championships (Ages A & B)

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 (All Ages)
  • Pro/Am American Rhythm Open Multi-Dance Championships (Ages A, B, C & S1)
  • Pro/Am American Rhythm Gentlemen's Open Multi-Dance (Ages A, B, C & S1)
  • Pro/Am American Rhythm Open Scholarships (Ages A, B, C, S1 & S2)
  • Pro/Am American Rhythm Open 9-Dance Championships​ (Ages A & B)

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 (All Ages)
  • Pro/Am International Ballroom Bronze 6-Dance Championship (Ages A & B)
  • Pro/Am International Ballroom Closed Bronze Multi-Dance Championships (Ages A, B, C & S1)
  • Pro/Am International Ballroom Closed Bronze Gentlemen's Championship (Ages A, B, & C)
  • Pro/Am International Ballroom Closed Bronze Scholarships​ (Ages A, B, C & S1)

American Style Smooth Gold & Advanced Events (Starting time approx 11am)

  • Pro/Am American Smooth Closed Gold, Open Gold & Advance Single Dances (All Ages)
  • Pro/Am American Smooth Open Multi-Dance Championships (Ages A, B, C & S1)
  • Pro/Am American Smooth Gentlemen's Open Multi-Dance Championships (Ages A, B, C & S1)
  • Pro/Am American Smooth Open Scholarships (Ages A, B, C, S1 & S2)
  • Pro/Am American Smooth Open 9-Dance Championships (Ages A & B)

Thursday Evening, May 3rd - Session 5

7:00PM - 11:30PM

Professional Rising Star Events

  • Amateur Adult Multi-Dance Events
  • Presentation of Awards - Emerald Ball Top Students for American Style Rhythm & Smooth

  • Professional Rising Star International Ballroom Competition
  • Professional Rising Star American Smooth Competition
  • Professional Rising Star International Latin Competition
  • Professional Rising Star American Rhythm Competition

Friday Day, May 4th - Session 6

8:00AM - 7:00PM

International Ballroom Events

  • Pro/Am International Ballroom Closed & Open Single Silver Dance Events (All Ages)
  • Pro/Am International Ballroom Closed Silver Gentlemen's Championship (Ages A, B, & C)
  • Pro/Am International Ballroom Closed Silver Multi-Dance Championships (Ages A, B, C & S1)
  • Pro/Am International Ballroom Closed Silver Scholarships (Ages A, B, C, S1 & S2)
  • Pro/Am International Ballroom Open Rising Star Mult-Dance Competition (Ages A, B & C)
  • Pro/Am International Ballroom Silver 6-Dance Championship (Ages A & B)
  • Pro/Am International Ballroom Closed Gold, Open Gold & Advanced Gold Single Dance Events (All Ages)
  • Pro/Am International Ballroom Open Gentlemen's Multi-Dance Championship
  • Pro/Am International Ballroom Pro/Am Open Scholarships (Ages A, B, C & S1)
  • Pro/Am International Ballroom Open 10-Dance Championship (Ages A & B

Friday Evening, May 4th - Session 7

8:00PM - 11:30PM

Amateur & Professional Open Events

  • Amateur Youth International Ballroom Championship
  • Amateur Youth International Latin Championship
  • Professional Open International Latin Championship
  • Professional Open American Smooth Championship
  • Professional Open Theatrical Show Dance Championship

Saturday Day, May 5th - Session 8

7:00AM - 7:00PM

International Latin Events

  • Pro/Am International Latin Closed & Open Bronze Single Dance Events (All Ages)
  • Pro/Am International Latin Closed Bronze Multi-Dance Championships (Ages A, B, C & S1)
  • Pro/Am International Latin Gentlemen's Closed Bronze Multi-Dance Championships (Ages A, B & C)
  • Pro/Am International Latin Closed Bronze Scholarships (Ages A, B, C & S1)
  • Pro/Am International Latin Closed & Open Silver Single Dance Events (All ages)
  • Pro/Am International Latin Closed Silver Multi-Dance Championships (Ages A, B, C & S1)
  • Pro/Am International Latin Gentlemen's Closed Silver Multi-Dance Championships (Ages A, B, & C)
  • Pro/Am International Latin Closed Silver Scholarships (Ages A, B, C & S1)
  • Pro/Am International Latin Open Rising Star Mult-Dance Competition (Ages A, B & C)
  • Pro/Am International Latin Closed Bronze & Silver 6-Dance Championship (Ages A & B)
  • Pro/Am International Latin Closed , Open & Advanced Gold Single Dance Events (All Ages)
  • Pro/Am International Latin Open Multi-Dance Championships (Ages A, B, C & S1)
  • Pro/Am International Latin Gentlemen's Open Multi-Dance Championships (Ages A, B, C & S1)
  • Pro/Am International Latin Open Scholarships (Ages A, B, C, S1 & S2)
  • Pro/Am International Latin Open 10 -Dance Championship (Ages A & B)

Saturday Evening, May 5th - Session 9

8:00PM - 11:30PM

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 Students for Dancesport & Global Series
  • Presentation of Awards for Emerald Ball Top International Students
  • Presentation of the Emerald Ring to the Top Female Teacher
  • Presentation of the Dee Berkley Gold Necklace to the Top Female Teacher
  • Presentation of Awards for Top Teachers & Studios
  • Presentation of All Awards for California Gold Rush Dancesport Circuit 2017- 2018
  • Farewell Party for all Professionals & Officials following the event

Sunday Day, May 6th - Session 10

8:00AM - 6:30PM

Amateur, Pre-teen, Junior & Youth Events

  • Please see entry form for all Styles, Categories & Levels
  • Formation Presentations
  • Amateur & Pro/Am Teddy Bear, Pre-Teen, Junior & Youth Single Dance Events
  • Amateur & Pro/Am Teddy Bear, Pre-Teen & Junior Multi Championships
  • Amateur Junior 1 & 2 International Latin 5 Dance Scholarship
  • Amateur Junior 1 & 2 International Ballroom 5 Dance Scholarship
  • NEW Solo Star - Teddy Bear, Pre-Teen & Junior Solo events. Danced without a partner!

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.