Good afternoon everyone, are you ready for the thrill and excitement of a live ballroom competition? If so, Alex here to tell you about one of the nation’s most glamorous and prestigious competitions returning to Tampa next week!

The Millennium Dancesport Championships will be held June 21-25, 2011 at the Tampa Marriott Waterside Hotel & Marina in downtown Tampa.  More than 1,700 dancers are expected to compete.  dance

During the day, attendees will see pro/am competitors (professionals and their students like Dancing with the Stars) and youth competing, while professional couples and daytime finalists take to the floor in the evenings.  Over the five days, dancers will compete for $125,000 in cash and prizes.

The event’s theme this year is Welcome to Burlesque and the stage will be transformed into a sexy, classy boudoir with dazzling costumes, elegant ballroom couples and sultry Latin dancers. 
This is going to be a great week of dance in Tampa Bay!

Day sessions are from 9am to 5pm and evening sessions are from 8pm to midnight.  Tickets are: Day Sessions: $25 per day; Tuesday evening: $25 & $50; Wednesday and Thursday evenings: $50 & $100; Friday and Saturday Evening: $70 & $150. 
Tickets are limited, so hurry and buy yours today!

Reservations are required and tickets are available for purchase at 863-668-9668 or  For more information, visit

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