Midwest Westie Fest 2017  
Weekend Schedule  
Thursday, August 3rd, 2017 Main Ballroom
8:00 PM Jesse Lopez Workshop: Foundations of Swingversation
9:00 PM Opening Dance Party
Friday, August 4th, 2017 Main Ballroom
9:00 AM Registration Opens
10:00:00 AM – 1:00 PM Benji Schwimmer Intensive
2:30 PM Matt Auclair Workshop
3:45 PM Nicole Clonch workshop
5:00 PM Terry Roseborough workshop – Connect – Dance – Play
6:00 PM Dinner Break
7:30 PM Social Dancing
*** J&J Contest Registration closes at 7:30 pm***  
8:00 PM Opening Ceremonies
8:30 PM Pro-Am J&J
9:30 PM Newcomer J&J Semis
  Masters J&J Semis (if needed)/Finals
  J&J Novice Semis
11:00 PM J&J Intermediate Semis
  J&J Advance Semis
  Social Dancing/Flash Mob review in Private lesson room immediately following Advanced Semis
12:30 AM Invitational Strictly
Saturday, August 5th, 2017 Main Ballroom
8:00 AM Floor Trials
9:00 AM ***Registration Opens***
10:00 AM Nicole Clonch workshop
11:15 AM Benji Schwimmer workshop
12:30 PM Matt Auclair workshop
1:45 PM Jesse Lopez workshop: What’s Most Important? Complexity versus Comfort
3:00 PM Kris Swearingen workshop – Rhythm and Pulse
***Routine Contest Registration closes at 3:30 PM***  
4:00 PM Social Dancing
4:30 PM Newcomer J&J Finals
  Masters J&J Finals (if needed)
  Novice J&J Finals
5:30 PM Intermediate J&J Finals
  Advance J&J Finals
7:00 PM Dinner Break/Floor Trials
8:30 PM Social Dancing
9:00 PM Pro-Am Routines
9:45 PM Rising Star Routines
10:30 PM Pro Show
11:00 PM All-Star/Champion J&J Finals
  Late night dancing til???
Sunday, August 6th, 2017 Main Ballroom
9:00 AM ***Registration Opens***
10:00 AM Benji Schwimmer workshop
11:15 AM Benji Schwimmer workshop
12:30 PM Daivd & Ashley Brown workshop: How the Browns get Down – Intermediate/Advanced
1:45 PM Terry Roseborough & Jeanne Degeyter workshop
***Strictly Contest Registration closes at 2:30 PM***  
3:00 PM Social Dancing
3:30 PM Newcomer/Novice Strictly Finals
  Century Strictly Finals
  Open Strictly Finals
5:15 PM Awards