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See you next time for the 17th Annual Classic, Oct 24-26, 2014
Save the dates (Based on days where the university is not having home football events in the ballroom...): 
Oct 24, 2015 
Oct 22, 2016
Oct 21, 2017

The 16th Annual
Purdue Ballroom Classic

Oct 26, 2013


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View your schedule at O2CM.com

Friday Welcome Dance (8-10pm, STEW 302)

Saturday Competition (7am-11pm, Memorial Union Ballrooms)

Sunday Workshops (9am-2pm, STEW 302/306)



Legal Disclaimer


By participating at this event as a competitor or spectator, you agree to Purdue's Hold Harmless Agreement.





$5.00 at the door (West Entrance, PMU South Ballroom) You are also invited to join us at the free welcome dance.





Register at O2CM.com


Registration & payment receipt deadline
Oct 11, 2013 (no exceptions)

Registration fee - $40


(One check per team is preferred)



Friday - Packet Pickup & Welcome Dance         



Friday Oct 25, 2013 (8-10pm STEW 302)


Programs Will be available for download



Saturday - Competition




All competitors and belongings should remain in North Ballroom

(Please do not leave valuables unnattended)


Please be ready to dance and line up for check in 30 minutes before your events.


First time competing at Purdue? Read our Guide to Competitions.



Saturday Evening - Don't Forget Your
Heroes and Villians Costumes!

Description: Heroes and Villians Costume After Party

The comp is done. Time to get crazy!  Get out your favorite Hero and Villian Costumes or any other Halloween costume for a chance to dance and make friends with dancers from all of our visiting schools.

Fun dances may include:
Line Dances, Inter-collegiate, Reverse Lead, Jack and Jill, Night Club dances, Hustle, West Coast Swing, Gangnam Style, and of course, our main event:


The Same Sex Rumba

A very competitive annual tradition.


Sunday Workshops with our judges


Only $30 to attend all of the workshops starting Sunday morning.

Schedule to be announced.


Grant Street Garage,

120 N. Grant Street, West Lafayette, IN 47907

East of the Purdue Memorial Union. 

The Garage is free on weekends, beginning at 5PM Friday. 

In case of weather, there is a tunnel to the union from the SW corner of the garage.


Google Map


See the Hotels Page


Ball State University
College of Mount St. Joseph
Come Dancing
D2D Cincinnati
Indiana University
Ivy Tech Community College
Michigan State University
Northwestern University
Ohio State University
Purdue University
Spartan Ballroom Dance Team
The John Marshall Law School

2013 Schedule of Events (Only 2 Pages):

2013 Final Schedule pdf

Last year was incredible (2012)
Over 475 Dancers From 23 Schools
Get Ready for 2013!

University of Akron
University of Illinois - Urbana Champaign
University of Kansas
University of Michigan - Ann Arbor
University of Missouri
University of Notre Dame
University of Toledo
University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Valparaiso University

2013 Amazing Sunday Workshops
For all levels
Stewart Center Room 302
All Workshops Pass Only $30
Workshop topics and instructors subject to change


*Private lessons are also available from all of our adjudicators.*
Contact lessons@purdueballroom.org for phone numbers.
Workshops subject to change 

Good Luck Wishes In Our Program
Show your support for your favorite dancers, embarrass a dancer with excess praise, or just show support for a team with a good luck wish in our events program.
Contact us for details

   2013 Competition Officials (Subject to change) 

Adjudicators (Judges):
Kelly Bartlett
Nicole Carroll
Donald Johnson
Dan Rutherford

Gert Roslender

Kirsti Roslender

Chris Spalding

Yuehwern Yih

Rushika Perera

Daniel Dilley

Master of Ceremonies:
David Zage

Disc Jockey:
Rick Popp

See you at the comp!




Please Support our Sponsors:

Basil Thai & Bubble Tea
First Authentic Thai Cuisine in Greater Lafayette

Thai Essence
Elegant Thai Dining Experience

Rainbow Shiu Dancewear Superstore

Ballroom and Boogie Shoes

Ballroom and Boogie Shoeswill be selling shoes, dancewear, and jewelry at our competition. If there is something particular you need them to bring, please contact them ahead of time.  www.ballroomandboogie.com  502-962-4441

For reference: Last years printable schedule doc (Word 97-2003)

For reference: Last year's full program pdf (4MB)

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