Upstate Dance Challenge

See you September 6-9, 2018!

  • Four days of West Coast Swing Dancing
  • Head Judge: John Lindo; Head DJ: Katie Fallon
  • Social dancing starts early and goes until 4:00am, and is offered during competitions
  • Gender-neutral competitions registered with the World Swing Dance Council
  • Cash prizes for All-Star Jack & Jill contest
  • Onsite shoe vendor
  • 5 minutes from Albany International Airport with a free airport shuttle to the hotel and to local area stores/restaurants
  • 22,000 sq. ft. of event space
  • Free WiFi in all rooms
  • Restaurant, grab-and-go, room service available
  • Nearby restaurants, grocery stores, and golf

We’re part of the Swing16 Tournament Tour!

Upstate Dance Challenge is a World Swing Dance Council Registry Event and a member of the National Fast Dance Association.



With thanks to the Albany County Convention & Visitors Bureau.
To learn more about Albany, NY, our Competition Destination, click the logo: