This year we will be using SwingDirector for registration! Click here and look for the link to Midwest Westie Fest to get your weekend pass, competition entries, and Benji Schwimmer Intensive passes!

Weekend Pass Pricing

*Weekend Pass includes workshops (except Benji’s intensive) and dances (Thurs-Sun)*
**You must have a weekend pass in order to compete.***
****Weekend Passes may be transferred to another attendee
*****Contest Fees may NOT be transferred

Pre-Registration is OPEN!

$109 until December 31
$119 until March 31
$129 until May 31
$139 until July 31
$149 after August 1st

Benji Schwimmer Intensive

NEW for 2017!  Benji Schwimmer will be doing a 3 hour intensive on Friday morning/afternoon.  (Scheduled TBD)

This intensive is NOT included in the weekend pass price.  Pricing as follows:

$60 until March 31st
$70 until July 31st
$80 after August 1st


Dinner Pass

Tired of waiting in line to get a table at the restaurant and not making it back for competitions!?  We have talked to the hotel and have worked out a deal to provide dinner for the attendees at a reasonable price.

$20 for dinner both Friday AND Saturday night.  Options each night are either an Individual pan sized pizza or Chicken Caesar Salad and includes a soft drink or bottled water.  Please go to to purchase the Dinner Pass (located under the Product tab).  DEADLINE is July 25th!



All – Star passes (includes weekend pass AND Jack & Jill Registration): $30 until March 31st;  $40 until July 31st; $50 after August 1st

Juniors (17 years old or younger and must be traveling with a parent or legal guardian holding a weekend pass): $1 until July 31st; then $2 after August 1st
*Parents must e-mail to register junior attendees

Student discount (must have valid student ID): $79 until March 31st; then $89 until July 31st; then $99 after August 1st

International dancer (must have passport from foreign country): $79 until March 31st; then $89 until July 31st; then $99 after August 1st

**Students and International dancers must e-mail a copy of their ID, student ID, or passport to



Jack & Jill (Masters, Newcomer, Novice, Intermediate, Advance, All-Star) – $16 until July 31st; $21 after August 1st

Strictly Swing (Newcomer/Novice, Open, Century) – $30/couple by July 31st; $40 after August 1st

Pro-am J&J – $20 until July 31st; $30 after August 1st

*Pro-am  Routines – $50 by July 31st; $60 after August 1st

*Rising Star Routines – $50 by July 31st; $60 after August 1st

*All routine divisions require at least 5 entries


Pricing at the door

Weekend Pass – $149
Juniors – $2
Students, Internationals – $99
All-star Passes (includes J&J registration) – $50
Thursday night dance – $10
Friday Day Pass (includes workshop and dancing all night) – $50
Friday Night Dance Pass – $30
Friday After Midnight Dance Pass – $10 (cash only)
Saturday Day Pass (includes workshop and dancing all night) – $75
Saturday Dance Pass – $35
Saturday After Midnight Dance Pass – $10 (cash only)
Sunday Day Pass (includes workshop and dancing til the floor is taken  up) – $50
Individual class – $20
Spectators (NO DANCING ALLOWED; If non-compliant, will be removed from event without refund) – $10