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EXPLORE THE GREAT THINGS TO DO IN OUR CITY.
WE LOVE OUR COMPETITORS!
That’s why we’re upping the fun, the action and the benefits!
Do you want to test yourself against the best of the best in bronze or silver and represent
Snow Ball at the prestigious Ohio Star Ball’s Best of the Best competition?
WE'VE GOT YOU COVERED!
If you like scholarships Snow Ball offers scholarships in all four styles, in four age categories!
Bronze, Silver and Open
A,B, C and Senior
NEW THIS YEAR...
The TNT Smooth Scholarship for competitors 75 years plus.
Do you excel at more than one style? We believe dancing multiple styles deserves extra recognition. On top of your scholarship winnings you can compete for six places in our Grand Slam Top Student Scholarship with a first place prize of $1000.
Gentleman competitors have a new playing field.
Snow Ball now offers the Global Men’s Multi-dance Challenge in all four styles and A, B, C and Senior!
We know how hard teachers work and we want to incentivize you! Our teachers Pot of Gold starts at 50 entries and goes up based on participation.
We also offer BIG BONUSES when you bring 200, 300, 400 or more adult entries! And the best part? Your prize money is guaranteed based on the entries that you dance.
But that’s not all. On top of your teacher winnings, bring four or more students who you’ve trained to be great and get rewarded! Our Grand Slam Top Teacher offers an additional 6 places of prize money based on how well your students place in multi-dance and scholarship events.
MAXIMIZE YOUR POINTS at the Snow Ball and earn DOUBLE Global Points!
We are a part of...
the United States Championship Circuit,
the Global DanceSport Series,
the World Pro/Am DanceSport Series,
and the Best of the Best!
Newer professional competitors —
We want to encourage you to start your competitive career with Novice Professional 2-dance events in Smooth and Rhythm.
You are eligible to dance these events as long as you have not placed in a rising star final where a semi-final was danced.
Experienced Pro’s will love our beautifully decorated ballroom filled with cheering spectators for our Rising Star and Open Professional events in all four styles plus Professional Show Dance.
At the Snow Ball we create the fun and fabulous environment that encourages you to dance your best. Play with us on Winter Hat day, and enjoy free hot chocolate in the ballroom.
Our professional and student parties offer catered food, European chocolates and complimentary libations.
If you're too busy to hit our gourmet lunch buffet complete with vegetarian and gluten free options, let us know. We'll deliver your lunch to the ballroom.
Join us at Snow Ball 2018 and see why so many competitors return to the frozen tundra year after year.
We make it easy with a free shuttle from the airport to the hotel and to the world renown Mall of America only minutes away.
Driving? There is complimentary parking. And all competitors get free wi/fi.
We know how to handle our snow, and we'll warm your heart!