Click here for DVDs

Holidays - Weekenders - Competitions

Home | Where to Dance | DVDs | Holidays/Weekends/Competitions | News | Shops

Freestyles | Photos | Clubs By Country | Who Is John Sweeney? | Contact Us | Links

Click here for DVDs

Addicted to dance? Want to learn more? Try a dance holiday or dance weekend!
There are lots to choose from. Here are some of the ones that have been announced so far.
Competitions are marked "Competition" on the left.
Note: If it says "TBA??" then it happened in 2015 - click on the Web site link to see if any announcements have been made yet about 2016.

2016
January February March April May June
July August September October November December

January 2016
Euphoria Weekender
8-10 January 2016
York, England
Revolution Dance

Two fabulous ballrooms. Workshops on Modern Jive, Tango, WCS. Blues, etc.
New Zealand Masters Games
30 January - 7 February 2016
Dunedin, New Zealand
New Zealand Masters Games

Competition
The 2016 New Zealand Masters Games is a nine day event comprising 70+ different sports.

One of the Ceroc NZ dancers negotiated for Ceroc to be added to the Dancesport category. Age groups: 30 - 49 and 50+.
Jive Ski Holiday & WCS Ski The Big One
30 Jan - 6 Feb 2016
Morzine, French Alps, France
Dance Action Holiday
Luxury MJ Ski Holiday with WCS - Tango and a touch of Latin
Party nights, Club nights, dance after skiing, perfect cool down for ski legs.
February 2016
Cerocmania 2016
5-8 February 2016
Auckland, New Zealand
Ceroc Dance New Zealand

Competition
Cerocmania Championships
Lots of Workshops & Dance Parties
The 2016 UK Blues and Smooth Dance Championships
12-14 February 2016
Huddersfield, England
Curly Wurly Events

Competition
After the success of our first attempt at incorporating all the different types and styles of UK Blues dancing into one competition ... we are having another go!
11 Competitions to suit all levels
3 Freestyle evenings
Ceroc Swish
19-21 February 2016
Potters Leisure Resort, Norfolk, England
Ceroc UK
This is a weekend for people looking for true quality combined with the usual varied workshops and terrific freestyle sessions of an Escape weekender.

TEMPTATION III Dance Weekender
19-22 February 2016
Worcestershire, England
Jive Addiction
A dance weekend that promises to be exciting and fresh, but with the same attention to detail that Jive Addiction are well known for.

We have exclusive use of the stunning Chateau Impney and its facilities during the weekend.

There will be three dance dedicated rooms to party in - all tantalising you with different sounds...
* Modern Jive
* Argentine Tango
* Blues/WCS
Ceroc Blush
26-28 February 2016
Southport, England
Ceroc UK
Check Web site for details.
Island Jive Weekend
TBA?? February 2016
Isle of Wight, England
Rocsters

Dancing every night at a lovely 3 star hotel in Sandown!
Lots of workshops!
March 2016
World Modern Jive Championships
4-6 March 2016
Blackpool, England
Blackpool MJ Champs

Competition
No lessons - but you can learn lots by watching and dancing with the best!

Friday - Freestyle - Fun ‘Battle of the Sexes’ - Top DJ line-up
Saturday - Competitions and Awards - Lots of freestyle included; Evening Freestyle - Top DJ line-up
Sunday - "Sunday Chill" tea dance
Austrian Ski Jive Spectacular
12-19 March 2016
Niederau, Austria
Club Dance Holidays
Ski, apres-ski and Jive! Ski-Jive is the perfect winter antidote to the heat of the late summer Ceroc Mediterranean Festival.

Ski-Jive takes the nationwide Jive community to Neiderau in the Austrian Tirol for the ultimate activity holiday, offering ski-ing combined with high altitude Jive classes and freestyles by night. In addition to daily ski-ing there will be evening freestyles with competitions, great dance shows, al fresco parties and more.
Ceroc Storm
11-13 March 2016
Camber Sands, Rye, England
Ceroc UK
The biggest Ceroc dance weekend.

Over 30 varied and exciting workshops.
Over 50 hours of freestyle in three dance venues.
Three different standards of accommodation from Budget to Club.
SPA*kle Weekender
18-20 March 2016
Weston-super-Mare, England
Ceroc Le Beat

Huge Dance Floor, Top Teachers, Showcases, Dinner dance, Freestyles, Tea dance, Plus swimming pool, Gym and much more
The One! Ireland 2016
TBA?? March 2016
Tullamore, Ireland
Dance2Mesmerize

Black Tie Ball in a Gothic Castle
4 Star Hotel
3 All-Night Freestyles
Workshops & Master Classes
APA Modern Jive Fun Weekend
TBA?? March 2016
Southport, England
APA Dance Holidays

Modern Jive weekend set in a lovely hotel on the Promenade in the beautiful resort of Southport. There is a leisure centre with pool, jacuzzi, steam room and gym.
Dancing is in a dedicated private room with bar.
Workshops will be held on both Saturday and Sunday mornings with freestyle dancing each evening.
Jumps DVD X-Rated Moves DVD Hot Moves DVD Blues Dips DVD
April 2016
eNErgy Dance Weekend
1-3 April 2016
Newcastle upn Tyne, England
Ceroc Newcastle and Gateshead

The North East premier dance weekend.

Friday: Freestyle with eNErgising Ice breaker class
Saturday: eNErgy Workshops and Saturday party including Teacher showcase
Sunday: eNErgy Workshops and Chill-Out Freestyle
Euphoria Dance Weekend
1-4 April 2016
Doncaster, England
Revolution Dance

4 Star Hotel
5 Fabulous Teachers
Workshops on Modern Jive, Tango, Salsa, Blues, WCS, etc.
6+ of the top DJs
LeRoc Modern Jive Dance Weekend
8-10 April 2016
Paignton, England
Cardiff Dance Club
Our ever popular LeRoc / Modern Jive weekend at the fabulous Redcliffe Hotel.

Our events are arranged to provide you with a weekend of relaxation, elegance, entertainment and dance in exceptional surroundings.
Costa del Jive 5
17-24 April 2016
Malaga, Spain
Costa del Jive

4 star accommodation with daily breakfast
6 nights dancing in purpose built nightclub (fully air conditioned) with state of the art sound and lighting system
Lots of special events and surprises in store!
3 course gala dinner with free flowing house wine and beer for the duration of the meal
Daily dance classes to suit both beginner and intermediate dancers
Cyprus Dance Holiday
17-24 April 2016
Cyprus
Smartdanceworks

The Constantinou Bros Athena Royal Beach is our destination. This 4 Star Deluxe modern hotel and spa command a fabulous beachfront location and breathtaking sea views. The hotel provides unsurpassed luxury and style that meets the highest levels of quality and excellence that the sophisticated traveller demands!

Air conditioned ballroms with wooden dance floors.

Variety of dance workshops. Top DJs.
Ceroc Blaze - Cyprus
21 April - 1 May 2016
Paphos, Cyprus
Ceroc UK
This year Paphos, Cyprus - a gorgeous island in the mediterranean sun - is the backdrop for the second Ceroc Blaze! A stunning four star hotel right on the beach will be welcoming you for what promises to be a really exciting week. Fantastic high energy workshops and unforgettable parties at night. Get ready for a jam packed week of dancing.
BeachRoc
22-25 April 2016
Sandown, Isle of Wight, England
MJRoc

BeachRoc will be held at the award winning Trouville Hotel, a top Island hotel with high standards in food, service and hospitality; centrally located on Sandown's golden beach seafront with panoramic views over the Bay. Has two dance halls overlooking the sea and most Trouville bedrooms are facing the sea!
JiveTime Riot Jive Weekend
22-25 April 2016
Hayling Island, Hampshire, England
JiveTime
Lakeside is a beautiful Resort with a charming village feel and FIVE venues.

Our Top Teachers and DJs will deliver a vast range of daily workshops on various styles, with particular attention to Modern Jive.

Freestyle dancing till the early hours of the morning and one of UK's largest permanent sprung dance floors.
Scarborough Easy Weekender
29 April - 2 May 2016
Scarborough, England
Northern Jive

Many workshops to choose from Saturday and Sunday, top line instructors and DJs - super large ballroom and alternative music room.
Victorian Modern Jive Championships
29 April - 1 May 2016
Melbourne, Australia
VMJC

Competition
Le Bop Melbourne & Ceroc Melbourne are proud to host the tenth combined Victorian Modern Jive Dance Championship Weekend!

We would like to extend an invitation to all Modern Jive dancers from Australia, New Zealand & the UK to part take in this prestigious event. The weekend will consist of variety a of spectacular events including the dance championships, dance parties, cocktail ball & workshops.

Friday: Dance Party: Meet & greet the interstate & overseas dancers.
Saturday: Dance Championships: See amazing dancers from Australia, NZ & UK. Then dance 'til you drop!
Sunday: Workshops: Learn hot new moves from guest teachers from Australia, NZ & UK. Open to all levels and then continue dancing the evening away at the vic tea party.
Modern Jive Dance Holiday
TBA?? 2016
Mallorca, Spain
Jivestyle

The Iberostar Albufera Playa is an invitation to both relax and dedicate some quality time to yourself during your stay in Mallorca, but with the opportunity to join in the two/three choices of dance classes offered each day with at least one being Modern Jive and then complemented through the week with West Coast Swing, some Swing and some Tango thrown in. All this with a freestyle dance party each night between 22:15 and 02:00 AM.complete with all drinks
English Modern Jive Championships
TBA?? April 2016
Horsham, England
English Modern Jive Championships

Competition
The newest Modern Jive competition in the UK.
May 2016
London Ceroc Champs
1 May 2016
London, England
Ceroc UK

Competition
A full day of freestyle and competition, bringing together some of the best dancers from across the globe for 15 hours of dance, competition, laughs & entertainment, with more than 8 hours of freestyle through to 2am.

Whether you compete, freestyle, spectate or just socialise you are guaranteed a fabulous Bank Holiday packed full of action - a weekend not to be missed!

Turkish Dance Holiday
6-13 May 2016
Halkidiki, Greece
Jive Addiction
The Anastasia Resort & Spa is situated in a region known as 'Greece's secret paradise' on the western coast of the Kassandra peninsula of Halkidik.

Quality dance workshops from the best instructors and music from top DJs.
Jive Weekender with Blues
13-16 May 2016
Torquay, England
Rock Bottoms
This event is offering Modern Jive dancers the chance to immerse themselves in a weekend of top quality workshops and freestyles. In addition to Modern Jive, you will also get workshops in Blues, Ballroom, Double Trouble and Airsteps. In the evenings we have Modern Jive in the main hall and a separate Blues Room running late into the night. Saturday Night will feature a spectacular Teachers' Cabaret.
Ceroc Spring Weekend
13-16 May 2016
Cap d'Agde, France
Ceroc France

See Web site for details.
Hemsby Dance Weekend
27-30 May 2016
Great Yarmouth, England
Jive Addiction
A holiday village that's EXCLUSIVE to our dancers!
  • Great teachers
  • Great DJ Line-up
  • Four Great Dance Floors
  • Great Meeting Place
Waikato Ceorc Championships
TBA?? May 2016
Te Awamutu, New Zealand
Addiction Dance

Competition
Looking forward to a fantastic weekend of dancing. It’s always great to see so many from around the country come together for this event.

Friday - Dance Party and our fun event Dance Off (heats)

Saturday - Competition
Ceroc Dance X-Treme
TBA?? May 2016
Rotorua, New Zealand
Ceroc Rotorua

Competition
Welcome to X-treme! A unique dance weekender which gives you the opportunity to enjoy all the great things about Ceroc. Socialize, & have FUN! Whilst enjoying all the social dancing, workshops & competition. Come join the Party!
Double Trouble DVD Ladies' Styling DVD Best of Oz DVD Ceroc Advanced DVD Latin for Jivers DVD
June 2016
Kos Jive Utopia
8-15 June 2016
Kos, Greece
Dance Action Holiday
Golden sandy beach location.
Classes in Jive, West Coast Swing, Argentine Tango.
Ceroc Scorch
10-12 June 2016
Southport, England
Ceroc UK
Check Web site for details.
NSW Ceroc Modern Jive & West Coast Swing Championships
10-12 June 2016
Sydney, Australia
Ceroc & Modern Jive Dance Company

Competition
With around 250 competitors across two days of competitions, the annual championships is one of the entertainment highlights of our year!

Whether you're a competitor or a spectator, this amazing spectacular of dance talent is sure to inspire you all weekend long! With amazing dancing and choreography from all over Australia and New Zealand, it's an event not to be missed!
Ceroc Classic Dance Championships
22 June 2016
Wellington, New Zealand
Ceroc Dance Wellington

Competition
Party: Friday
Competition: Saturday
Workshops: Sunday
Northern Champs
24-25 June 2016
Manchester, England
Ceroc Addiction

Competition
This competition will be held at the Hyde Town Hall.
3rd annual Northern Champs event! Plenty of trophies, medals, dancing, fun & laughter.
July 2016
Ceroc Jamfest
1-3 July 2016
Camber Sands, Rye, England
Ceroc UK
Check Web site for details.
Dolce Vita, Italian Jive Holiday
3-10 July 2016
Rome, Italy
JiveTime
A fantastic week in the heart of summer and the heart of Italy in the "ethernal city".
We'll be staying in a Modern 4 Stars hotel (recently renovated) in a green and residential area on the periphery of Rome.
Classes & evening jive freestyle, dancing till late at night.
Hemsby Dance Weekend
8-11 July 2016
Great Yarmouth, England
Jive Addiction
A holiday village that's EXCLUSIVE to our dancers!
  • Great teachers
  • Great DJ Line-up
  • Four Great Dance Floors
  • Great Meeting Place
The International Open Modern Jive Championships
23 July 2016
Camberley, England
Jive Champs

Competition
The International Jive Champs (formerly the "Indies") is an open modern jive dance competition for everyone on the modern jive scene with categories suitable for all levels of dancers. Whether you compete, freestyle, spectate or are just there to soak up the atmosphere and cheer on your friends, you’re guaranteed to have a fantastic time in this world-renowned entertainment venue.
Christchurch Ceroc Championships
30 July 2016
Christchurch, New Zealand
Ceroc Christchurch

Competition
Friday - Pre-champs Dance party
Saturday - Champs
Ceroc Ski Trip
TBA?? July 2016
Raetihi, New Zealand
Ceroc Kapiti-Hutt
Don't miss out on this brilliant weekend in the snow.
Trip details are available at the Web site.
August 2016
DanceMania Hunter Valley
26-28 August 2016
Hunter Valley Wine Country (Sydney), Australia
Ceroc & Modern Jive Dance Company
The weekender includes:
* Fri & Sat night's accommodation at the 5 star Cypress Lakes Resort
* Fantastic variety of dance workshops all weekend
* Interesting and talented teachers for the workshops
* Great locations for workshops

The last 10 years have been a sellout event, with crowds of 300+ in attendance, attracting dances from around Australia to the weekend - don't miss out!

So, with food, dancing, top notch accommodation, fun, wineries .. what more could you want?
Bournemouth Summer Dance Weekend
19-22 August, 2016
Bournemouth, UK
Rocsters

Piccadilly Hotel, Bournemouth.

So many dance weekends are out of season. Well this one is PEAK season in the fabulous resort town of Bournemouth. Dancing into the night in this dedicated dance hotel. Just two dance workshops each morning then plenty of time to enjoy the town, the beach, the pier and, hopefully, the sunshine!
Lux
26-29 August 2016
Bracknell, England
Utopia
Welcome to Lux, the luxury weekend event offering both residential and a limited number of non-residential options. This is a weekend of pure indulgence and luxury set in a stunning 4-star Berkshire hotel, featuring superb accommodation, fine dining, excellent dance spaces and a truly inspirational teacher and DJ line up.

Ceroc/Modern Jive from Beginner to Advanced Level, West Coast Swing, Argentine Tango, Blues and more - classes and Utopia freestyle dancing.
September 2016
Ceroc Splash
2-4 September 2016
Southport, England
Ceroc UK
Check Web site for details.
Auckland Ceroc Championships
3 September 2016
Auckland, New Zealand
Ceroc Dance Auckland

Competition
A great weekend of competition and workshops!
Hemsby Dance Weekend
9-12 September 2016
Great Yarmouth, England
Jive Addiction
A holiday village that's EXCLUSIVE to our dancers!
  • Great teachers
  • Great DJ Line-up
  • Four Great Dance Floors
  • Great Meeting Place
Lake District Dance Weekender
9-12 Septober 2016
Lake District, England
Smartdanceworks

This is a relaxed weekender, either join us for the dance workshops or enjoy exploring the beautiful scenery of the Lake District around us. Our fabulous guest teacher line-up offers you a wide selection of different dance style workshops to choose from and of course a great DJ line-up bringing you brilliant music to keep you on the dance floor all night!
MedFest
11-18 September 2016
Calpe, Spain
Ceroc UK
The biggest dance company and the largest dance travel provider in the world celebrate their 11th year with another explosive Ceroc MedFest.
Check Web site for details.
Corsica Dance Holiday
17-24 September 2016
Corsica, France
Jive Addiction
Luxury Dance Holiday at San Lucianu Beach Resort
Dance classes with top teachers
Freestyle dancing
Music by top DJs
Ceroc Cruise
28 September - 5 October 2016
Zeebrugge, Amsterdam, Hamburg, Le Havre
Ceroc Cruise

Welcome to the finest collaboration ever to hit the world of dance. The largest dance company in the world has joined forces with one of the most relaxing and enjoyable Cruise ships on the water. Together they aim to indulge you in 7 days of culture, fun, adventure, and of course the finest standard of dancing on the planet.
Ignite Weekender
30 September - 3 October 2016
Brisbane, Australia
Le Step Modern Jive

Competition
Our biggest and best championship weekend ever!
Includes the Queensland Modern Jive Championships
Friday: Dance Party
Saturday: Competition and Gala Dance
Sunday: Competition and Dancing
Monday: Social day on the stunning Gold Coast
Classics DVDs The Modern Jive Toolkit 50 Cool Moves Ceroc New Moves Blues
October 2016
Ceroc Welsh Champs
1 October 2016
Cardiff, Wales
Ceroc South Wales

Competition
Friday: "Dance with the Stars" freestyle
Saturday: Conpetitions & Freestyle
Benidorm Modern Jive Competition
13-17 October 2016
Benidorm, Spain
Benidorm Jive

Competition
A 4 day event for dancers from Spain and the UK to enjoy dance in the form of modern jive. .
Ceroc Breeze
14-16 October 2016
Brean Sands, Somerset, England
Ceroc UK
Home of the UK Open Blues Dance Championships and THE dance event in the South West.

See Web site for details.
LeRoc Modern Jive Dance Weekend
14-16 October 2016
Paignton, England
Cardiff Dance Club
Our ever popular LeRoc / Modern Jive weekend at the fabulous Redcliffe Hotel.

Our events are arranged to provide you with a weekend of relaxation, elegance, entertainment and dance in exceptional surroundings.
ViBe Ireland
14-16 October 2016
Carlow, Ireland
ViBe Dance Nights

Located in the fabulous Dolmen Hotel, Carlow, this weekender will cover everything from basic tricks and moves to the more intermediate moves, styling, fancy footwork and the chance to try other styles of dance. With freestyle every evening, running late into the night, you'll be able to enjoy the brilliant Irish hospitality whilst staying in the comfort of this luxury hotel with fine dining to complement it all.
Simply Ceroc
21-24 October 2016
Wellington, New Zealand
Ceroc Wellington

Get ready for the biggest Ceroc dance weekender in Australasia!
Ceroc Scotland Championships
TBA?? November 2016
Edinburgh, Scotland
Ceroc Scotland

Competition
This year's event will take place at The MacRobert Pavilion, Royal Highland Showground, Edinburgh EH28 8NB.

The Scottish Champs is the Flagship event of the year, with dancers from all over the UK and the world visiting Edinburgh to dance their socks off and compete against each other in the friendliest of atmosphere.

Throughout the day, you will get plenty of opportunity for freestyle dancing between the different category heats and showcases.

Friday: Pre Comp Halloween Freestyle
Saturday: Championships
Sunday afternoon: Chill session
Britroc Modern Jive Championships
TBA?? October 2016
London, England
Britroc

Competition
Friday Freestyle: From 8pm
Saturday Competition Day: 11am-2am

Radisson Blu Edwardian Hotel, Heathrow, London

Whether you come to compete, freestyle or simply to socialise and enjoy the spectacle of the championships, you are assured of a fabulous weekend of dance, with regular freestyle throughout the day.
NRG London Dance Weekender
TBA?? October 2016
London, England
Jive Addiction
Venue: Radisson Blu Edwardian Hotel, Heathrow, London

14,000 watt state of the art sound system
Professionally installed XL Dancefloors
WCS Intensive (additional charge applies)
TOP teaching line up
Stunning cabarets
Modern Jive room
Blues room
WCS room (last year's description)
November 2016
Sea Breeze Modern Jive Dance Weekender
4-6 November 2016
Port Stephens, Australia
danceVibe

An Awesome Beachside Location at The Ramada in Beautiful Shoal Bay (Port Stephens)
2 On-site Air-conditioned Dance Rooms Side by Side with Purpose-built Dance Floor
2 Streams of Inspiring Levelled Workshops with Top Local and Interstate Teachers
Lots of Social Dancing to an Awesome Music Mix
Private Bar for Dance Parties
Complimentary use of Aqua-Spa facility and more!
Ceroc Bliss
4-6 November 2016
Camber Sands, Rye, England
Ceroc UK
Check Web site for details.
Costa Del Jive
6-13 November 2016
Costa Del Sol, Spain
Costa Del Jive

4 star beachfront aparthotel with fully equipped kitchen and full English bufffet style breakfast
6 nights dancing in purpose built nightclub (fully air conditioned) with state of the art sound and lighting
Daily dance classes to suit both beginner and intermediate dancers
and lots more - see Web site for details.
Extreme
11-12 November 2016
Newquay, Cornwall, England
Ceroc Conexion
Ceroc Dance weekender in the heart of Cornwall at the beautiful Hotel Bristol - doing it in style! UK's Top Teachers, Two rooms, Two Nights, Awesome Music, Superb Setting, Hours and hours of freestyle, Amazing workshops & masterclasses. Miss this one? Not a chance!
Modern Jive Dance Holiday
18-25 November 2016
Tenerife, Canary Islands
Jivestyle

If you are looking for a winter sun & fun dance holiday, then look no further. Here it is.

We have booked this fabulous four star hotel on the Costa Adajje again based on how popular it was last year. Right near a sandy beach on this very popular Canary island of Tenerife.

We have booked some of the best dance teachers in the country to join us, teaching Modern Jive, West Coast Swing, Tango, etc.
MJRoc Warmwell Modern Jive Weekender
25-28 November 2016
Warmwell, Dorset, England
MJRoc

Excellent Warmwell site
Three Dance Halls
Top Teachers & DJs
Fantastic variety of workshops, many different styles
Enjoyable, Exciting, Exhilarating
On site activities include swimming, fishing & dry slope skiing
Late night dancing. Quality weekender yet affordable prices.
New Zealand Ceroc National Championships
26 November 2016
Auckland, New Zealand
Ceroc Dance New Zealand

Competition
See Web site for details.
Rhythm 'n' Bruges Christmas Wonderland
26-27 November 2016
Bruges, Belgium
Klub Jive

This is a social weekend to explore and enjoy the historic city of Bruges. There are no classes as they are replaced with sight-seeing and socialising. Dinner & Dance each evening.
Canary Islands Dance Holiday
26 November - 3 December 2016
Fuerteventura, Canary Islands
Jive Addiction
Luxury Dance Holiday right on the beach
Dance classes with top teachers Freestyle dancing in our exclusive facilities Music by top DJs
Munich Winter Jive
TBA?? November 2016
Munich, Germany
WeJive & MJive

With special guest teachers we'll be warming the winter like never before.

Two days, three nights. 12 hours of workshops in two parallel streams, parties/freestyles every night, plus a full programme of outings and dinings, including:
* Visit & dinner at world famous Hofbräuhaus
* Christmas markets, Glühwein & traditional beer-kellar
* The Winter Festival
...and much more.
December 2016
Ceroc Caribbean Cruise
7-21 March 2017
Caribbean
Ceroc Cruise

Welcome to the finest collaboration ever to hit the world of dance. The largest dance company in the world has joined forces with one of the most relaxing and enjoyable Cruise ships on the water. Together they aim to indulge you in 14 days of culture, sun, fun, adventure, and of course the finest standard of dancing on the planet
Click here for DVDs

Home | Where to Dance | DVDs | Holidays/Weekends/Competitions | News | Shops

Freestyles | Photos | Clubs By Country | Who Is John Sweeney? | Contact Us | Links

Click here for DVDs