Tickets for each session are $10. They are available with cash at the door the day of the event.

Travel Advice


Union Depot
214 East 4th Street
Saint Paul MN 55101 (Map)


Ample paid parking is available at the event and in the surrounding downtown area.

Just a reminder:


Saturday: Day Session

8:30 AM Welcome!
9:00 AM Latin Syllabus begins
10:00 AM Seminar: American Tango with Kate Bratt
11:30 PM Lunch Break
12:30 PM Smooth Syllabus begins
2:00 PM Seminar: International Latin Rumba with Elena Bersten
4:00 PM Seminar: Presentation with Ciny Nehrbass
5:20 PM Dinner Break

Saturday: Evening Session

7:00 PM Welcome Back!
General Dancing
7:30 PM Open Rhythm and Latin
8:30 PM Open Smooth and Standard
9:30 PM Team Events
11:00 PM Good Night!

Sunday: Day Session

7:30 AM Good Morning!
8:00 AM Rhythm Syllabus begins
10:00 AM Seminar: International Standard Waltz with Yulia Kornilova
12:30 PM Lunch Break
1:15 PM Standard Syllabus begins
2:00 PM Seminar: Hair and Makeup with Jana Rose
4:00 PM Strictly Dances
5:15 PM Jack and Jill Dances
5:45 PM Good Evening!
See you at Minnesota Ballroom Blast On Oct 28th

Dance Fest is

a low-cost, beginner-friendly dancesport competition where:

  • Dancers and Spectators alike can enjoy an atmosphere of friendliness, comraderie, and fun unlike any competition in the Midwest
  • New Competitors can see all that dancesport has to offer in a friendly, welcoming atmosphere without breaking the bank.
  • Experienced competitors can compete against some of the nation's best dancers in all styles and levels
  • All competitors and spectators can sharpen their skills with free seminars held throughout the event