Found the New Sun Flower Dance Festival - Wichita's Premier
Country & Western
Sun Flower Dance Festival is a fully sanctioned American Country Dance Association Dance
Event held in July of each year in Wichita, Kansas. And is the Forth Event of the ACDA tour.
The event will held at the Doubletree by Hilton Wichita
Airport Executive Conference
Center, the event features something
for anyone interested in country western, Swing and Hustle dancing, and Ballroom including:
dancing for couples, Pro-Am, line dancing and teams
hours of workshops featuring dance instruction from the best
instructors in the south and midwest
of dance opportunities featuring social dancing throughout the
and games for all!
Through the National FastDance Association, this multi-day
event is licensed by:
*NEW FOR *
Cut off times for registration for our "country competitions" entries will be at 5 p.m. the Wednesday before the event, swing registrations will be accepted after this date.
Judge license process description and application will be added to ACDA website.
ACDA will advance both 2nd and 1st place winners to the next level if there are 10 or more competitors in their division at Nationals. 1st, 2nd and 3rd place will advance if there are 15 or more competitors, and so on.
GG advancement: If a Pro Am student receives a majority medal placement of Gold Graduate in all five of the required dances at two (2) events during the year, they must advance to the next level at the next event. The competitor must stay at that level for the remainder of the year and dance the National Championships at that level.
ACDA will change their competition music format to consist of randomly played songs appropriate to each division to consist of similar BPM and selected by the D.J. or event director. Music warm-ups for Novice divisions and above will be randomly selected for each heat. Warm-up music for Newcomer and Pre-newcomer will preview the music to be used in their divisions.
It will be the number
one goal of our event to ensure that each and every participant
- competitors, spectators, students & instructors - enjoy
a well-executed quality event. But most of all, we'll show
you a GREAT time! When you come to the Sunflower Dance Festival,
we guarantee that we will put the FUN in country dancing!
We will be offering a weekend full of hot country
dance competition (Pro-Am, Couples, Teams & Line Dancing),
dance workshops, plenty of chances for open dancing, professional
exhibitions and fun & games for all.
take a look around and see what we have to offer. And make your
plans now to visit us in July - you won't regret it!
- Jason & Christina Thornton,
Event Directors, Sun Flower Dance Fest