Welcome to our archives!
Here you will find our past announcements of exciting news about the Desert Classic, links to our website, how to find us on social networks and the most recent information about our event.
For visitors who are new to our competition, the Desert Classic is a now a four-day Ballroom and Latin dance extravaganza held at the fabulous, JW Marriott Desert Springs Resort and Spa in beautiful Palm Desert, California, USA. Our event occurs annually on the second weekend of July.
We welcome spectators and competitors to our event. If you are planning a trip to the Palm Desert/Palm Springs area in July, it's a great way to see fantastic dancers live in action with their fabulous (and sometimes veeerrrry tiny) costumes. Or come participate in a great competiton.
We also participate in the DanceSport Series even where professional dancers (with their students) vie for points and regional/national recognition. With $80,000 in professional prize money, Top Teacher awards, Pro/Am and Amateur Scholarships, the Desert Classic is an amazing event that you will not want to miss.