Event Information

General Information

Step outside the ordinary and into a world of glamour, elegance, and lavish luxury.
An event unlike any other, the NV Ball is a combination of all the best Dancesport has to offer, including expert instruction, riveting competition and unforgettable parties. The NV Ball will put a modern twist on the resurrection of dancing's golden age with a focus on it's guests, hospitality, and an unforgettable experience that will keep you in awe until next year's event!

The NV Ball experience begins at the NVB Dance Camp with a cast of the most talented coaches the industry has to offer. A two day event, this camp provides students full access to world caliber instruction.

A a three-day DanceSport Competition will begin on Wednesday August 19th, which will bring together the top Amateur, Professional and ProAm competitors from the United States and across the world. In addition to The NV Ball’s competitive and championship events, we are also proud to be a part of three Dancesport Series, all dedicated to rewarding ProAm students for their hard work and passionate commitment to dance. Please see below for more information on these series.

It is our great pleasure to be hosting this event at the indulgent Encore Las Vegas Resort and Casino, and we hope you will join us for what is sure to be an event that will be etched in your mind as an exemplary week of dancing!

DanceSport Series

The NV Ball is proud participant of the following DanceSport Seires
In its 14th Season, the World ProAm Dancesport Series is comprised of over 75 National competitions, each designed to help the student accumulate points, which then add up towards top regional rankings. At the end of each season, each region has a final competition with its top ranking representatives at the Ohio Star Ball. The coveted Top Teacher and Top Student awards are presented to the winners at the end of each season along with their cash rewards.

Jackpot Las Vegas dancesport series combines all three great Las Vegas events, Holiday Dance Classic, The Vegas Open, and The NV Ball into a season long competition for the master prize, the Jackpot! This series offers ProAm competitors not only the chance to win cash prizes, but also accommodation packages to future Jackpot Dancesport Series events. Points in this series are accumulated by participation and with the awards presentation occurring on a rotating basis at the end of the three events. This year the NV Ball is excited to host the inaugural awards presentation marking the first season of the Jackpot Dancesport Series.

The Best of the Best Dancesport Challenge brings together the best ProAm competitors in Bronze, Silver, and Gold levels, across three age categories. With 18 qualifying competitions each hosting events in different categories, dancers can choose throughout the year which divisions they wish to represent. At each competition, the winners of the selected Best of the Best category are asked to prepare 30 sec. solo presentations. From those competitors, each age category and level is assigned a winner. Best of the Best winners from each competition go on to compete in the overall solo presentation challenge at the end of the season at the Ohio Star Ball.