Palm Springs New Year’s Swing & Hustle Dance Classic

December 29, 2017 – January 1, 2018


New Year’s Swing offers 30+ leveled workshops from a full Beginner’s Bootcamp to Intermediate, Advanced, and Competition classes taught by some of the best instructors in the industry. And THIS year, there’s something new! We’re happy to announce the addition of Hustle to the Schedule taught our very own Shay Dixon from Los Angeles. There’s something for everyone!


New Year’s Swing is proud to host WSDC Jack & Jill competitions including Newcomer, Novice, Intermediate, Advanced, Sophisticated, Masters, All Stars, and Champions. We also offer Strictly Swing and Pro-Am competitions.

Social Dancing

We love to dance and New Year’s Swing is where we do it – ALL NIGHT LONG! Our dance parties are infamous in Palm Springs. The hottest DJ’s, the top music, the best dancers, and dancing till sunrise make THIS the place to be.

Snow Birds

This Event is right up your showstopper alley! Leave your minks and gloves behind and enjoy the beautiful climate in Palm Springs. The Show Producers are casting a great event and they want to see all show critiques from Atlanta, St. Louis, Chicago, Detroit, Boston, Philly, DC, New York, and Canada. Come!

New Year’s Eve Gala

Palm Springs, Jay Byam, is hosting an extravaganza and coast-to-coast members of “the Elite” are invited to attend. We’ll be celebrating New Year’s Eve in Show Stopping Style! Join us for a special evening of cocktails, dinner, entertainment, dancing, and ringing in the New Year with a bang! (No! Do not open the champagne yet!) You don’t want to miss THIS year! Festivities include:

  • Cocktail Hour with Games and Prizes
  • Professional Photo Shoot
  • Dinner Buffet
  • Full (no host) Bar
  • Champagne Toast
  • Dinner Show
  • Formal Attire
  • Dancing Until Sunrise
  • Fun!


The “NEW” Ultimate Connection and Drills with Robert Royston

Friday, Dec. 30th, 2017

Don’t miss the first comprehensive master class “Connection and Drills”, taught by one of the greatest technicians in the dance world! Join Robert Royston this New Year’s for two days and an unforgettable 6 hours of ULTIMATE dance instruction. Early registration saves a bundle.


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