Blackpool Dance Festival Press Release - 3rd July 2020
The 2020 British Open and Junior Dance Festivals have now been rescheduled for 2021. If you would like to transfer your admission tickets to the new dates please email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Entry forms for 2021 will be forwarded to all dancers who have entered for the 2020 competitions or can be downloaded from this page in due course and should be completed and returned to : email@example.com
We ask for your patience as we process all enquiries.
The Festival began in 1920 in the Empress Ballroom at the Winter Gardens in Blackpool. To find out more about the history of the festival, please visit our History section.
Covering a period of thirteen days, the May Blackpool Dance Festival is by far the largest of the five festivals held in Blackpool. The Festival covers Ballroom and Latin American dancing, incorporating the British Open Championships for Adult Amateur and Professional couples, plus Formation Teams. 2005 saw the introduction of two new events, the British Rising Star Amateur Ballroom and Latin Competitions.
2019 was the event's 94th year and there were 56 countries represented, with a total number of 2,827 entries in the 13 events!
Next Event: 27th May - 4th June 2021
Future Dates: 26th May - 3rd June 2022
Blackpool Dance Festival Syllabus 2021
2021 Blackpool Dance Festival Ticket Form - page 1
2021 Blackpool Dance Festival Ticket Form - page 2
Ticket Information Letter 2021
Entry Forms will be available towards the end of the year and online registration will be open from January 2021.
To apply, please complete your application and email it to the Dance Festival Office.
CLICK HERE FOR THE 2019 RESULTS
CLICK HERE FOR THE 2018 RESULTS
CLICK HERE FOR THE 2017 RESULTS