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                                         DCBX#10
                "Looking Back, Celebrating Forward" 

Celebrate 10 Years of Latin Dance, Diversity and Inclusion! 

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Thursday, August 23
 

3:00pm EDT

Thursday General Schedule
Thursday, August 23rd
  • 3pm- 3am Registration Open
  • 5pm-9pm Workshops in Salsa, Bachata, Kizomba, Zouk
  • 8:00pm Excellence Awards Show Grand Ballroom Opens
  • 9:00pm Excellence Awards Show
  • 10pm-6am Ballrooms Open for Dancing (3 Ballrooms of Dancing Salsa, Bachata, Kizomba/Zouk)


Thursday August 23, 2018 3:00pm - Friday August 24, 2018 8:00am EDT
Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St. NW DC 20001

5:00pm EDT

Bachata Moves from the Land Down Under
Intermediate Bachata patterns from our Stars from Australia! 


Thursday August 23, 2018 5:00pm - 6:00pm EDT
Renaissance East Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

5:00pm EDT

Fundamentals & Introduction to Salsa on2

Thursday August 23, 2018 5:00pm - 6:00pm EDT
Renaissance West A Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

6:00pm EDT

Kizomba Kick Off Workshop

Thursday August 23, 2018 6:00pm - 7:00pm EDT
Renaissance West A Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

6:00pm EDT

Spins and Salsa by Teen World Champions

Thursday August 23, 2018 6:00pm - 7:00pm EDT
Renaissance East Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

7:00pm EDT

Sensual Bachata from Spain's Finest

Thursday August 23, 2018 7:00pm - 8:00pm EDT
Renaissance East Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

7:00pm EDT

Neokiz Urban Turns

Thursday August 23, 2018 7:00pm - 8:00pm EDT
Renaissance West A Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

8:00pm EDT

AWARDS SHOW: 3rd annual DCBX Excellence Awards
3rd Annual DCBX Excellence Awards
Thursday August 23th, 2018


ROOF TOP NETWORKING, SHOW, LIVE LATIN BAND & CELEBRATION!
@ the Renaissance Hotel - 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

MISSION STATEMENT
Honoring Leaders who Impact Lives By Celebrating the Global Latin Experience.

ABOUT THE EVENT
The 3rd Annual DCBX Excellence Awards honors those contributing to the Latin Music Community and those who are positively effecting lives. DCBX Excellence celebrates Latin & Hispanic Culture by Latinos & Non Latinos who impact lives through the passion & energy of Latin Music, Dance, Culture & Community involvement!

Last year, over 16,000 votes were cast!  The People’s Choice Awards has over 20+ categories awarded by votes by the community.  The Diez, Viente & Life Time Achievement Awards were chosen by Excellence Awards staff & leaders of the community.

LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARDS
Eddie Torres "The Mambo King" 
Tommy Smith "Mr Mambo"

SCHEDULE
8:30pm-10pm    Grand Ballroom Renaissance Hotel
DCBX Excellence Awards Celebrating those who make a difference in the Community!
Featuring the World’s Top Latin Dancers

10pm-4am        Renaissance Hotel (Multiple Ballrooms)
DCBX Excellence Awards Party Featuring a Live Latin Band & 4 Ballrooms of Dancing.

World Famous Latin DJs

AWARD CATEGORIES Include: 

DCBX EXCELLENCE PEOPLE’S CHOICE AWARD CATEGORIES 
BUSINESS CATEGORY
ENTERTAINMENT AWARDS

Latin Dance Achievement  CATEGORY
COMMUNITY CATEGORY
DCBX EXCELLENCE AWARDS
The Life Time Achievement
The Diez 10 years of Excellence Award
The Viente 20 years of Excellence  Award


Thursday August 23, 2018 8:00pm - 9:30pm EDT
Grand South Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

10:00pm EDT

DCBX Opening Night of Latin Dancing THEME MET Fashion Night

Thursday August 23, 2018 10:00pm - Friday August 24, 2018 6:00am EDT
Ballrooms
 
Friday, August 24
 

9:00am EDT

Friday General Schedule
Friday, August 24th
  • 9am- 4am Registration Open
  • 10am-6pm Workshops, Bootcamps, Beginner Bootcamps, Educational Sessions 7+ Ballrooms
  • 2pm-3pm Vendor Power Hour SPECIAL DISCOUNTS & MORE!
  • 1pm-5pm (daily) SkyChata / BIKINICHATA Sunset Roof Top Dancing on the 11th Floor Terrace Level DCBX Welcome Party (Mix of Salsa, Bachata, Kizomba & Party Music) Hosted by TBD
  • 5pm-7pm Lobby Party Renaissance Hotel! Come get your DC Bachata pics taken. Live Music, Performances! FUN IN THE LOBBY w/ DJ Emerzive
  • 8pm Ballroom Open during Shows Salsa, Bachata, Latin Mix!
  • 8:pm-11pm Official Welcome from the DCBX Team & World of Latin Dance Friday Show
  • 10pm-8am (7 Ballrooms of Dancing Salsa Ballroom, The World’s Largest Bachata Ballroom, Kizomba, Authentic Bachata, Zouk, 24 Hour International Ballroom, Mystery Ballroom)
  • 12:00am-2:00am Salsa Concert Eddie Torres and the Mambo King's Orchestra 
  • 2am The Clock Strikes 2am Special Show Grand Ballroom You Don’t Want To Miss It!


Friday August 24, 2018 9:00am - Saturday August 25, 2018 8:00am EDT
Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St. NW DC 20001

10:00am EDT

TECH REHEARSAL for Friday Show: Closed to the Public
Closed to the Public. 

Friday August 24, 2018 10:00am - 12:00pm EDT
Grand South Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

11:00am EDT

Bachata Combos from NY
Artists

Friday August 24, 2018 11:00am - 12:00pm EDT
Congressional A Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

11:00am EDT

Urban Bachata Swag
Artists

Friday August 24, 2018 11:00am - 12:00pm EDT
Renaissance East Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

11:00am EDT

[11th Floor] Bachata Footwork & Partnerwork Frenzy!

Friday August 24, 2018 11:00am - 12:00pm EDT
11th Floor DCBX Balcony Rooftop Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

11:00am EDT

ZoukMe Diva Moves by DC's very own Terrisa Widener

Friday August 24, 2018 11:00am - 12:00pm EDT
Renaissance West B Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

11:00am EDT

[BEGINNER UNIVERSITY] Zouk Principles & Practice for Beginners

Friday August 24, 2018 11:00am - 1:00pm EDT
Renaissance West A Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

12:00pm EDT

12:00pm EDT

SkyChata Moves and Grooves

Friday August 24, 2018 12:00pm - 1:00pm EDT
11th Floor DCBX Balcony Rooftop Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

12:00pm EDT

Urban Kiz Saida Variations

Friday August 24, 2018 12:00pm - 1:00pm EDT
Renaissance West B Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

12:00pm EDT

DC Salsa Academy Mambo Madness
Artists

Friday August 24, 2018 12:00pm - 1:00pm EDT
Congressional A Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

1:00pm EDT

Experiencia Dominicana (all levels)

Friday August 24, 2018 1:00pm - 2:00pm EDT
Renaissance West B Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

1:00pm EDT

Fabulous and Fierce Bachata Moves

Friday August 24, 2018 1:00pm - 2:00pm EDT
Renaissance East Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

1:00pm EDT

Traditional Style Bachata Patterns to let your Partner Shine!

Friday August 24, 2018 1:00pm - 2:00pm EDT
Renaissance West A Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

1:00pm EDT

Ladies Salsa Styling on2

Friday August 24, 2018 1:00pm - 2:00pm EDT
Congressional A Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

1:00pm EDT

Signature Mambo King Shines and Partnerwork

Friday August 24, 2018 1:00pm - 2:00pm EDT
Grand North Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

1:00pm EDT

Skychata Rooftop Party Hosted by DCBX & International Instructors
Friday August 24, 2018 1:00pm - 5:00pm EDT
11th Floor DCBX Balcony Rooftop Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

2:00pm EDT

2:00pm EDT

Traditional Bachata EJ style

Friday August 24, 2018 2:00pm - 3:00pm EDT
Congressional A Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

2:00pm EDT

Chillin like a Villian! Cha Cha from the Champ!

Friday August 24, 2018 2:00pm - 3:00pm EDT
Renaissance West A Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

2:00pm EDT

Salsa Heat brought by Puerto Ritmo Mexico: Spins and Patterns on2

Friday August 24, 2018 2:00pm - 3:00pm EDT
Grand North Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

2:00pm EDT

Zouk Technique

Friday August 24, 2018 2:00pm - 3:00pm EDT
Renaissance West B Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

3:00pm EDT

Australian Import of Bachata Moves

Friday August 24, 2018 3:00pm - 4:00pm EDT
Grand North Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

3:00pm EDT

Toronto Presents: Bachata Combinations by Geo and Kim

Friday August 24, 2018 3:00pm - 4:00pm EDT
Renaissance West B Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

3:00pm EDT

Fundamentals of Sensual Bachatango (Beginner Level)

Friday August 24, 2018 3:00pm - 4:00pm EDT
Renaissance East Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

3:00pm EDT

Enjoy Kizomba moves and musicality made for all levels!
Artists

Friday August 24, 2018 3:00pm - 4:00pm EDT
Renaissance West A Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

3:00pm EDT

Classy Ladies Styling by Classé - Body movement Salsa ON2

Friday August 24, 2018 3:00pm - 4:00pm EDT
Congressional A Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

4:00pm EDT

Cadence Fire Bachata Moves

Friday August 24, 2018 4:00pm - 5:00pm EDT
Renaissance East Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

4:00pm EDT

NYC Bachata Sensual
Artists

Friday August 24, 2018 4:00pm - 5:00pm EDT
Congressional A Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

4:00pm EDT

4:00pm EDT

NY Style ZaFIRE HOT Combos

Friday August 24, 2018 4:00pm - 5:00pm EDT
Grand North Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

4:00pm EDT

Salsa on1 Ladies Styling

Friday August 24, 2018 4:00pm - 5:00pm EDT
Renaissance West B Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

4:00pm EDT

Zouk Patterns

Friday August 24, 2018 4:00pm - 5:00pm EDT
Renaissance West A Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

5:00pm EDT

#JSquared Bachata

Friday August 24, 2018 5:00pm - 6:00pm EDT
Renaissance West B Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

5:00pm EDT

Magic Footwork with The Queen of Bachata

Friday August 24, 2018 5:00pm - 6:00pm EDT
Renaissance East Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

5:00pm EDT

Sensual Bachata Moves

Friday August 24, 2018 5:00pm - 6:00pm EDT
Renaissance West A Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

5:00pm EDT

Cha cha Fusion Power Moves and Dance connection

Friday August 24, 2018 5:00pm - 6:00pm EDT
Congressional A Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

5:00pm EDT

Zafire DC Salsa on2 Turn Patterns

Friday August 24, 2018 5:00pm - 6:00pm EDT
Grand North Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

5:00pm EDT

The DCBX "WORLD FAMOUS" Lobby Welcome Party!
Join us for the AMAZING LOBBY WELCOME PARTY!  Get ready to listen to live music and dance Salsa, Bachata, Kizomba & Zouk LOBBY STYLE!  Special performances and SWAG will be given out!  


Friday August 24, 2018 5:00pm - 7:30pm EDT
Renaissance Lobby Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

6:00pm EDT

Salsa on1 Combinations with Double Turn Hammerlocks!

Friday August 24, 2018 6:00pm - 7:00pm EDT
Renaissance East Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

6:00pm EDT

[BEGINNER UNIVERSITY] Mix and Mingle followed by Salsa Principles & Practice for Beginners

Friday August 24, 2018 6:00pm - 7:30pm EDT
Congressional A Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

8:00pm EDT

DCBX World of Latin Dance Evening Show
Friday August 24, 2018 8:00pm - 10:30pm EDT
Grand Ballroom Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

8:00pm EDT

Ballroom Open Salsa
Friday August 24, 2018 8:00pm - 11:00pm EDT
Renaissance East Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

11:00pm EDT

DCBX Friday Night Evening Dancing THEME Carnival

Friday August 24, 2018 11:00pm - Saturday August 25, 2018 8:00am EDT
Ballrooms

11:30pm EDT

LIVE CONCERT: Eddie Torres and his Mambo King's Orchestra

Friday August 24, 2018 11:30pm - Saturday August 25, 2018 1:30am EDT
Renaissance East Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001
 
Saturday, August 25
 

9:00am EDT

Saturday General Schedule
Saturday, August 25th
  • 9am- 4am Registration Open
  • 10am-6pm Workshops, Bootcamps, Beginner Bootcamps, Educational Sessions 7+ Ballrooms
  • 2pm-3pm Vendor Power Hour SPECIAL DISCOUNTS & MORE!
  • 1pm-5pm (daily) SkyChata / BIKINICHATA sunset Roof Top Dancing on the 11th Floor Terrace Level (Mix of Salsa, Bachata, Kizomba & Party Music) Hosted By MOB
  • 6pm Doors Open to Grand Ballroom for World of Latin Dance Super Saturday Showcase Set 1
  • 8pm Intermission
  • 8:30pm-11:00pm World of Latin Dance Super Saturday Showcase Set 2
  • 12:30am-2:00am Super Bachata Concert with Kewin Cosmos & his band!
  • 10pm-8am (7 Ballrooms of Dancing Salsa Ballroom, The World’s Largest Bachata Ballroom, Kizomba, Authentic Bachata, Zouk, Cuban Ballroom, and more! 
 


Saturday August 25, 2018 9:00am - Sunday August 26, 2018 8:00am EDT
Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St. NW DC 20001

10:00am EDT

Bachata Fusion

Saturday August 25, 2018 10:00am - 11:00am EDT
Congressional A Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

10:00am EDT

Bachata Lead & Follow Styling Combinations

Saturday August 25, 2018 10:00am - 11:00am EDT
Grand North Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

10:00am EDT

Fierce bachata moves by DC Master of Bachata Sensual

Saturday August 25, 2018 10:00am - 11:00am EDT
Grand Central Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

10:00am EDT

Contemporary Salsa Ladies Styling and Body Movement

Saturday August 25, 2018 10:00am - 11:00am EDT
Renaissance East Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

10:00am EDT

Zouk Core Isolations and Body Roll Combos part 1

Saturday August 25, 2018 10:00am - 11:00am EDT
Renaissance West B Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

10:00am EDT

[BEGINNER UNIVERSITY] Kizomba Principles & Practice for Beginners

Saturday August 25, 2018 10:00am - 12:00pm EDT
Renaissance West A Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

10:00am EDT

TECH REHEARSAL for Saturday + Sunday Show: Closed to the Public
Closed to the public. 

Saturday August 25, 2018 10:00am - 1:00pm EDT
Grand South Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

11:00am EDT

Bachata Combinations

Saturday August 25, 2018 11:00am - 12:00pm EDT
Renaissance East Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

11:00am EDT

Bachata Sensual by The Don

Saturday August 25, 2018 11:00am - 12:00pm EDT
Congressional A Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

11:00am EDT

Spanish Champions Sensual Bachata Part 1

Saturday August 25, 2018 11:00am - 12:00pm EDT
Grand Central Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

11:00am EDT

Ivo and Sara

Saturday August 25, 2018 11:00am - 12:00pm EDT
Renaissance West B Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

11:00am EDT

Competitive Salsa Winning Combinations

Saturday August 25, 2018 11:00am - 12:00pm EDT
Grand North Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

11:00am EDT

Samba Workshop

Saturday August 25, 2018 11:00am - 12:00pm EDT
11th Floor DCBX Balcony Rooftop Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

12:00pm EDT

Classy sensual Bachata partner work by Classé - Sensual Bachata

Saturday August 25, 2018 12:00pm - 1:00pm EDT
Congressional B Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

12:00pm EDT

Modern Bachata with Sensual Elements from Florida

Saturday August 25, 2018 12:00pm - 1:00pm EDT
Congressional A Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

12:00pm EDT

NY Style Bachata

Saturday August 25, 2018 12:00pm - 1:00pm EDT
Grand Central Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

12:00pm EDT

12:00pm EDT

MASTER CLASS: The Living Legend, the Mambo King Master Class
All Levels welcome
EXTRA COST for Full and Day Pass holders. 


Saturday August 25, 2018 12:00pm - 1:00pm EDT
Renaissance East Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

12:00pm EDT

Salsa on1 Magic Turn Patterns

Saturday August 25, 2018 12:00pm - 1:00pm EDT
Grand North Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

12:00pm EDT

Kendra Hayes

Saturday August 25, 2018 12:00pm - 1:00pm EDT
Renaissance West A Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

12:00pm EDT

Zouk Ladies Styling by Clo Ferreira

Saturday August 25, 2018 12:00pm - 1:00pm EDT
Renaissance West B Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

1:00pm EDT

Immaculate Bachata Moves - Intermediate Level

Saturday August 25, 2018 1:00pm - 2:00pm EDT
Renaissance West A Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

1:00pm EDT

Killer Bachata Moves with the Champions

Saturday August 25, 2018 1:00pm - 2:00pm EDT
Grand North Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

1:00pm EDT

Sexy Bachata Moves

Saturday August 25, 2018 1:00pm - 2:00pm EDT
Congressional A Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

1:00pm EDT

Dance Reggaeton like a boss
Artists

Saturday August 25, 2018 1:00pm - 2:00pm EDT
Congressional B Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

1:00pm EDT

Technique for Lifts & Drops: All Dance Forms

Saturday August 25, 2018 1:00pm - 2:00pm EDT
Grand Central Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

1:00pm EDT

Mambo Shines

Saturday August 25, 2018 1:00pm - 2:00pm EDT
Renaissance East Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

1:00pm EDT

Zouk Musicality: Finding her Smile
Artists

Saturday August 25, 2018 1:00pm - 2:00pm EDT
Renaissance West B Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

2:00pm EDT

Bachata Styling

Saturday August 25, 2018 2:00pm - 3:00pm EDT
Renaissance West B Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

2:00pm EDT

Fun & Sexy Bachata Moves

Saturday August 25, 2018 2:00pm - 3:00pm EDT
Grand Central Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

2:00pm EDT

“Bachata vía Bolero” (all levels)

Saturday August 25, 2018 2:00pm - 3:00pm EDT
Congressional A Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

2:00pm EDT

MASTER CLASS: Queens of Bachata and Salsa: Salsa and Bachata Footwork and Styling (Extra Cost)
Special Class for VIP Pass holder! (EXTRA COST FOR FULL AND DAY PASS) 


Saturday August 25, 2018 2:00pm - 3:00pm EDT
Renaissance East Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

2:00pm EDT

Zafire Signature Combinations on2

Saturday August 25, 2018 2:00pm - 3:00pm EDT
Grand North Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

2:00pm EDT

Fun Body Isolation Variations

Saturday August 25, 2018 2:00pm - 3:00pm EDT
Renaissance West A Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

2:00pm EDT

Skychata Rooftop Party Hosted by the MOB
Saturday August 25, 2018 2:00pm - 6:00pm EDT
11th Floor DCBX Balcony Rooftop Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

3:00pm EDT

Smooth Villain Bachata

Saturday August 25, 2018 3:00pm - 4:00pm EDT
Congressional A Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

3:00pm EDT

Syncopations and Advanced Movement

Saturday August 25, 2018 3:00pm - 4:00pm EDT
Grand North Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

3:00pm EDT

Texas Presents: Bachata a lo Grande by Brian and Maria

Saturday August 25, 2018 3:00pm - 4:00pm EDT
Renaissance West A Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

3:00pm EDT

Cross-disciplinary Workshop: Listening to Your Partner (All Levels)
All levels inclusive
Focused on verbal/non-verbal cues between partners as well as expectations and boundaries in dance. Everything that's discussed in the workshop is also applicable to life outside the dancefloor.


Saturday August 25, 2018 3:00pm - 4:00pm EDT
Congressional C Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

3:00pm EDT

Elevation Dynamics

Saturday August 25, 2018 3:00pm - 4:00pm EDT
Renaissance West B Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

3:00pm EDT

Burn the Floor with Zafire New York
Saturday August 25, 2018 3:00pm - 4:00pm EDT
Grand Central Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

3:00pm EDT

Zouk Patterns with Style

Saturday August 25, 2018 3:00pm - 4:00pm EDT
Congressional C Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

4:00pm EDT

Bachata Lifts & Drops from Bachata Champions

Saturday August 25, 2018 4:00pm - 5:00pm EDT
Grand North Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

4:00pm EDT

Bachata Regional Styles (all levels)

Saturday August 25, 2018 4:00pm - 5:00pm EDT
Renaissance West A Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

4:00pm EDT

Hot Sizzling NYC Bachata Combinations

Saturday August 25, 2018 4:00pm - 5:00pm EDT
Renaissance West B Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

4:00pm EDT

4:00pm EDT

Performance stage technique all levels

Saturday August 25, 2018 4:00pm - 5:00pm EDT
Grand Central Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

4:00pm EDT

Master Braz's Signature LambaZouk Moves

Saturday August 25, 2018 4:00pm - 5:00pm EDT
Renaissance East Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

5:00pm EDT

Bacha Fusion: SavageChata

Saturday August 25, 2018 5:00pm - 6:00pm EDT
Grand North Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

5:00pm EDT

Bachata with Style and Finesse

Saturday August 25, 2018 5:00pm - 6:00pm EDT
Renaissance West A Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

5:00pm EDT

Afro Salsa Class

Saturday August 25, 2018 5:00pm - 6:00pm EDT
Renaissance East Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

5:00pm EDT

Double Spins Turns & Combinations Salsa on1

Saturday August 25, 2018 5:00pm - 6:00pm EDT
Grand Central Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

5:00pm EDT

Salsa on1 Turn Patterns

Saturday August 25, 2018 5:00pm - 6:00pm EDT
Renaissance West B Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

6:00pm EDT

Tango Technique for Kizomberos!

Saturday August 25, 2018 6:00pm - 7:00pm EDT
Renaissance West A Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

6:00pm EDT

Afro Cuban Rumba

Saturday August 25, 2018 6:00pm - 7:00pm EDT
Congressional A Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

6:00pm EDT

6:00pm EDT

DCBX Got Talent Evening Latin Dance Show; First Set 6-8pm; Second Set 8-10pm
Saturday August 25, 2018 6:00pm - 10:00pm EDT
Grand Ballroom Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

7:00pm EDT

Cuban Casino Partnerwork and Rueda de Casino

Saturday August 25, 2018 7:00pm - 8:00pm EDT
Congressional A Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

8:00pm EDT

Ballroom Open Bachata
Saturday August 25, 2018 8:00pm - 11:00pm EDT
Renaissance East Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

11:00pm EDT

DCBX Saturday Night Evening Dancing THEME Gold G

Saturday August 25, 2018 11:00pm - Sunday August 26, 2018 8:00am EDT
Ballrooms
 
Sunday, August 26
 

12:00am EDT

Kewin Cosmos #1 Sensual Bachata Artist Live with his band

Sunday August 26, 2018 12:00am - 2:00am EDT
Grand Ballroom Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

9:00am EDT

Sunday General Schedule
Sunday, August 26th
  • 9am- 4am Registration Open
  • 10am-5pm Workshops, Bootcamps, Beginner Bootcamps, Educational Sessions 7+ Ballrooms
  • 2pm-3pm Vendor Power Hour SPECIAL DISCOUNTS & MORE!
  • 2pm-7pm (daily) SkyChata/BIKINICHATA Sunset Roof Top Dancing on the 11th Floor Terrace Level Farewell Party SUNSET EVENT! Hosted by TBD
  • 8pm-11pm Ballroom Open for Dancing during Shows
  • 8:30pm Grand Ballroom Opens for Show Seating
  • 9pm-11pm World Class Latin Dance Show
  • 12am-1:30am  Special Sunday Concert and Event YOU CAN’T MISS IT!
  • 10pm-6am (4 Ballrooms of Dancing Salsa Ballroom, The World’s Largest Bachata Ballroom, Kizomba & Zouk)
  • 2am The Clock Strikes 2am Special Show Grand Ballroom You Don’t Want To Miss It!
  • 4am-8am The Final Dance AFTER PARTY Congressional Hosted by TBD 


Sunday August 26, 2018 9:00am - Monday August 27, 2018 6:00am EDT
Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St. NW DC 20001

10:00am EDT

Bachata Body Movement , Bachata Footwork Colmadon Style

Sunday August 26, 2018 10:00am - 11:00am EDT
Grand North Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

10:00am EDT

Self defense on and off the dance floor
Artists

Sunday August 26, 2018 10:00am - 11:00am EDT
11th Floor DCBX Balcony Rooftop Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

10:00am EDT

Beginner Salsa on2 with a DC Salsa Legend

Sunday August 26, 2018 10:00am - 11:00am EDT
Renaissance East Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

10:00am EDT

Ladies Styling for Salsa on1

Sunday August 26, 2018 10:00am - 11:00am EDT
Congressional B Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

10:00am EDT

Salsaton (salsa on2 shines to reggaeton music)

Sunday August 26, 2018 10:00am - 11:00am EDT
Congressional A Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

10:00am EDT

Samba Workshop

Sunday August 26, 2018 10:00am - 11:00am EDT
Renaissance West B Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

10:00am EDT

Zouk Core Isolations and Body Roll Combos part 2

Sunday August 26, 2018 10:00am - 11:00am EDT
Renaissance West A Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

11:00am EDT

Bachata Miami Style

Sunday August 26, 2018 11:00am - 12:00pm EDT
Congressional C Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

11:00am EDT

Bachata with the champions

Sunday August 26, 2018 11:00am - 12:00pm EDT
Grand North Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

11:00am EDT

Spanish Champions Sensual Bachata Part 2

Sunday August 26, 2018 11:00am - 12:00pm EDT
Renaissance East Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

11:00am EDT

Latin Swag grooves! - Become a total pimp in 1 h
Artists

Sunday August 26, 2018 11:00am - 12:00pm EDT
11th Floor DCBX Balcony Rooftop Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

11:00am EDT

Advanced Lead & Follow Technique for Urban Kizomba Krazies!

Sunday August 26, 2018 11:00am - 12:00pm EDT
Renaissance West B Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

11:00am EDT

Salsa on 1 Partnering Combinations With Sexy Dips. (Intermediate level) Keith Givens (DC/Virginia)
Artists

Sunday August 26, 2018 11:00am - 12:00pm EDT
Congressional A Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

11:00am EDT

Salsa on1 Technique and Partnerwork

Sunday August 26, 2018 11:00am - 12:00pm EDT
Congressional B Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

11:00am EDT

Lamba Zouk Combinations

Sunday August 26, 2018 11:00am - 12:00pm EDT
Renaissance West A Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

12:00pm EDT

12:00pm EDT

Sensual Bachata Swag

Sunday August 26, 2018 12:00pm - 1:00pm EDT
Renaissance West A Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

12:00pm EDT

Smooth & Sexy Club favorites - Bachata for All levels

Sunday August 26, 2018 12:00pm - 1:00pm EDT
Congressional A Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

12:00pm EDT

BachaZouk Combo
Artists

Sunday August 26, 2018 12:00pm - 1:00pm EDT
Congressional C Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

12:00pm EDT

Cadence Rooftop Dancehall Craze

Sunday August 26, 2018 12:00pm - 1:00pm EDT
11th Floor DCBX Balcony Rooftop Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

12:00pm EDT

Intricate Partnerwork

Sunday August 26, 2018 12:00pm - 1:00pm EDT
Renaissance West B Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

12:00pm EDT

Styling for Bachata and Salsa

Sunday August 26, 2018 12:00pm - 1:00pm EDT
Grand North Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

12:00pm EDT

LambaZouk Fundamentals and Fun

Sunday August 26, 2018 12:00pm - 1:00pm EDT
Congressional B Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

12:00pm EDT

COMPETITION presented by World Salsa Summit & DCBX.org
3rd Annual DCBX Competition
Presented by DCBX, Billy Fajardo, Nelson Flores & Katie Marlow

Join in on the Open Competition as we award the top talent in competition.
All competitors welcome! Open to Professionals and Amateurs!
Spectators welcome!

12pm-6pm
Sunday, August 26th.

Competitors get ready! For a full list of competition categories, please check out this PDF Click here

Step 1
Fill out this Fillable PDF and Save As : [CompetitorsNames].EntryForm  ----- For Example. BobJones.EntryForm.pdf
Click here to access the Fillable PDF:
[PDF (Portable Document Format) is a printer-friendly format that can be viewed and printed with the free Adobe Acrobat Reader. Most browsers come with the Acrobat Reader installed; all you need to do is click on the link. (If you don't have Acrobat Reader, you can download it for free at the Adobe website.) If you have trouble using the sheet, contact us at info@dcbachata.com.
 
Step 2
Upload your Entry Form here: https://www.dropbox.com/request/XZqwO3eZDxpK4EpMc8zY
 
Step 3 
AT THE TIME OF SUBMISSION: Payment MUST accompany Entry Form Submission.
Purchase your entry tickets by Heated Division, Team/Solo Division or Showcase Entry here: https://secure.ticketdini.com/event/ChampionshipDCBX
 
Step 4 
Purchase your Full or VIP Pass here (if you haven’t already done so): https://secure.ticketdini.com/event/DCBX10-DC-Bachata-Congress 
All competitors must purchase at the very least a Sunday Day Pass for entrance into the event IN ADDITION to the fee per heat to compete.
(PLEASE NOTE: The Best deal is to get a Full Pass for the weekend and enjoy the entire DCBX event. Night passes are generally $50-75 alone. And, Day Passes start at $125. So for a little more, you could get the whole weekend of workshops and dancing! Well worth it! Text Bachata to 64600 for special discounts on Full and VIP Passes!)Full: http://bit.ly/DCBXPasses 

For more information, visit our website at dcbachata.com. 


Sunday August 26, 2018 12:00pm - 6:00pm EDT
Grand South Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

1:00pm EDT

Bachata New Moves from the Champs

Sunday August 26, 2018 1:00pm - 2:00pm EDT
Grand North Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

1:00pm EDT

Bachatango Off-Axis: Colgadas y Volcadas (Intermediate/Advanced)

Sunday August 26, 2018 1:00pm - 2:00pm EDT
Renaissance East Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

1:00pm EDT

Ferocity Bachata Sensual Combo

Sunday August 26, 2018 1:00pm - 2:00pm EDT
Renaissance West B Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

1:00pm EDT

Mambo Shines and Body Movement

Sunday August 26, 2018 1:00pm - 2:00pm EDT
Congressional A Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

1:00pm EDT

Salsa Romantica on2

Sunday August 26, 2018 1:00pm - 2:00pm EDT
Congressional B Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

1:00pm EDT

Variations on the Bonus

Sunday August 26, 2018 1:00pm - 2:00pm EDT
Renaissance West A Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

1:00pm EDT

Skychata Rooftop Party Hosted by DJ Soltrix + the DC vs. NYC Teams Invasion
Sunday August 26, 2018 1:00pm - 5:00pm EDT
11th Floor DCBX Balcony Rooftop Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

2:00pm EDT

Bachata Moves and Grooves

Sunday August 26, 2018 2:00pm - 3:00pm EDT
Congressional A Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

2:00pm EDT

Sensual Bachata Workshop

Sunday August 26, 2018 2:00pm - 3:00pm EDT
Renaissance East Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

2:00pm EDT

Intermediate Partnerwork

Sunday August 26, 2018 2:00pm - 3:00pm EDT
Renaissance West B Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

2:00pm EDT

Learn Salsa from Champion Winning Kids!

Sunday August 26, 2018 2:00pm - 3:00pm EDT
Grand North Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

2:00pm EDT

Mambo Footwork for Solo Shines on the Dance Floor
Artists

Sunday August 26, 2018 2:00pm - 3:00pm EDT
Congressional B Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

2:00pm EDT

Absolute Must-Have Zouk Musicality Moves!

Sunday August 26, 2018 2:00pm - 3:00pm EDT
Renaissance West A Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

3:00pm EDT

NY Style Bachata

Sunday August 26, 2018 3:00pm - 4:00pm EDT
Grand North Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

3:00pm EDT

Advocates for Positive Change: Moving Past #MeToo and Cultivating a Safer Space
Round table discussion regarding the current atmosphere in the dance community regarding sexual harassm/ent and assault; how we move forward productively without blame/shame.
Leaders in the dance community and those who wish to be an advocate for positive change are very welcomed to attend


Sunday August 26, 2018 3:00pm - 4:00pm EDT
Congressional C Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

3:00pm EDT

BachaZouk

Sunday August 26, 2018 3:00pm - 4:00pm EDT
Renaissance West A Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

3:00pm EDT

Burn the Ballroom! Hip Hop from NY!

Sunday August 26, 2018 3:00pm - 4:00pm EDT
Congressional A Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

3:00pm EDT

Body Isolation & Footwork with Abdul Al-Ali

Sunday August 26, 2018 3:00pm - 4:00pm EDT
Congressional B Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

3:00pm EDT

Head movement technique

Sunday August 26, 2018 3:00pm - 4:00pm EDT
Renaissance West B Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

4:00pm EDT

Bachata Explosive Moves with Partners

Sunday August 26, 2018 4:00pm - 5:00pm EDT
Renaissance East Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

4:00pm EDT

Dominican Bachata Pro Footwork

Sunday August 26, 2018 4:00pm - 5:00pm EDT
Grand North Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

4:00pm EDT

K-Yo signature zouk variations
Artists

Sunday August 26, 2018 4:00pm - 5:00pm EDT
Congressional B Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

4:00pm EDT

4:00pm EDT

4:00pm EDT

Performance Bootcamp: Sensual Bachata with Riccardo & Silvia, World Champions (EXTRA COST)
EXTRA COST for all ticket holders. 


Sunday August 26, 2018 4:00pm - 6:00pm EDT
Renaissance West B Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

5:00pm EDT

Bachata Shines and Partnerwork

Sunday August 26, 2018 5:00pm - 6:00pm EDT
Grand North Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

5:00pm EDT

Men's Bachata Styling Class
Artists

Sunday August 26, 2018 5:00pm - 6:00pm EDT
Renaissance East Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

6:00pm EDT

TECH REHEARSAL for Sunday Show: Closed to the Public
Closed to the public. 

Sunday August 26, 2018 6:00pm - 7:30pm EDT
Grand South Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

8:00pm EDT

DCBX Farewell Evening
Sunday August 26, 2018 8:00pm - 10:30pm EDT
Grand Ballroom Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

8:00pm EDT

Kizomba mix during Performances
Sunday August 26, 2018 8:00pm - 11:00pm EDT
Renaissance East Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001

11:00pm EDT

2MUCH Concert Live from Lisbon Portugal

Sunday August 26, 2018 11:00pm - Monday August 27, 2018 1:00am EDT
Renaissance East Renaissance Hotel 999 Ninth St NW DC 20001