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Welcome to the 14th Annual Nebraska Invitational Ballroom Festival!

We have some new and exciting additions to our event this year …

  • Adjudicating, as well as, performing Saturday evening will be David Estrada, & Megan Mendoza.
  • We are collaborating with Universal Dancesport, a group of independent dance competitions.
  • The College Package will now include dancers from 19-25 and Amateur Couples. The Package price is $100 per couple, and includes the first 10 single dance entries, and the admission to all sessions.
  • David Estrada & Megan Mendoza will be conducting 2 workshops, and these are in addition to the West Coast workshop conducted by Bob Bahrs. Don’t miss these!
  • The Amateur Jack and Jill will be on Friday night, and the Pro Jack and Jil on Saturday night, Always a fun event to watch and be a part of!
  • Friday evening we have showcase entries, a west coast workshop with Bob Bahrs, a west coast Jack and Jill, as well as hours of social dancing.
  • Exciting drawings during the event and a silent auction, that will benefit student dance instruction in the Omaha community.
  • Saturday night is the McQuinn Dance Challenge – suggested donation is $10 . Each year a donation is made to Cancer Research.
  • We welcome back our esteemed and favorite judges, Diane Otis, Perry Gingrich and Bob Bahrs. Perry also will be our Music coordinator for the competition.
  • We are looking forward to a fun filled weekend and appreciate your support of the Nebraska Invitational.

    See you on the dance floor!

    Kristoffer Shaw and your Nebraska Invitational Staff

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    Nebraska Invitational 2018 special rates will be available at the Ramada Plaza Convention Center.

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    Compete in Pro-Am and Amateur Rhythm, Latin, Smooth, Standard, and Country events along with showcases from Newcomer to Advanced.

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