The event is split as shown below into under 12 sections in the first half of the day and the 12 & over sections in the second half of the day. Dancers involved in the second half of the day, we recommend where possible to arrive no earlier than 2pm. If you wish to attend before your section or re unable to get a seat with your dance school at this time, there will be plenty of seating available on the top balcony until some of our younger dancers have left.
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Teachers only may enter ballroom (must be wearing a teacher wristband- teachers please see us on the stage as soon as you arrive to collect all dancers numbers for solos).
Ballroom doors open for all dancers & spectators.
Events for under 12 Years
All under 6/8/10/12 beginner teams
All under 10/ 12 intermediate teams
Presentation for these teams
All under 12 set routine events
Presentation of under 12 set routine events
All under 12 freestyle hiphop solo events
Presentation of all under 12 freestyle hiphop solo events
All under 12 duos
Presentation of all under 12 duos
Under 10 quads/ under 12 quads (please try to be ready as soon as possible after duos)
Presentation of under 10 quads/ under 12 quads
Events for dancer 12 years old & over (including parents events)
All u14/14 & over beginner teams
All u14/14 & over inter/ advanced teams & parents teams
Presentation of teams
All 12 years & over set routines
Presentation of 12 & over set routines
6.15pm – 12 & over advanced solos
Presentation of advanced solos (done before other solos to allow time for elite all stars to prepare)
12 & over class members/ beginners/ intermediate freestyle hiphop solo events & elite all stars
Presentation of 12 & over class members/ beginners/ intermediate freestyle hiphop solo events & elite all stars
12 & over duos
12 & over duo presentation
Under 14/ 14 & over quads (please try to be ready as soon as possible after duos)
Under 14/ 14 & over quads presentation
Approximate finish 9pm
Please note that times given are only estimated and although we will do our best to stick to them as closely as possible, they can be affected by circumstances beyond our control.
Please have your wristbands on and fastened securely before entering the building.
There will be a few tickets available on the door
All soloist dancers must be entered in advance for this competition. We will not be accepting any entries on the day of the event so please do not turn up to dance unless you have been already entered through a dance school.
Blackpool Tower have a policy where they do not allowed food and drink to be brought inside. They may conduct a bag search as you enter the building. They will allow 500ml bottle of water to be brought inside. Food and drink will be available to buy inside the ballroom and other ares inside the building.
We will be adding a 3 and under dance 1 to the timetable so dance one will start with 3 & under then 4 years then 5 years etc.
We currently have spaces in our pre-school and infants acro classes for ages 3-6. However, our Acro Set 1 and Acro Set 2 classes for ages 7-18 are now full. Should you wish to join the waiting list, please get in touch with us. If you have any questions or for more information please get in touch.Dismiss