This is
Carnegie Classic

October 11-13, 2024

A dance competition with a social dance and dance camp in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
hosted by Carnegie Mellon University's Ballroom Dance Club.

Open to everyone (College students, Adults, Seniors, Youth & Junior dancers).

Updated Jul 19, 2024

Join us at the Carnegie Classic for an unforgettable dance competition!

Carnegie Classic is a USA Dance Collegiate Challenge. Participation does not require a USA Dance membership. However, if you'd like to dance more levels at the USA Dance Nationals as a college student - or if you’re an alumni/adult looking to qualify - then become a member and unlock all the membership benefits before you compete at Carnegie Classic. For more information, check out the USA Dance National Collegiate DanceSport Championship website.

Venue & Free Parking Maps

Weekend Overview

Friday, Oct 11 5pm-9pm Early Checkin (Optional), Practice and Changing Rooms Open
8pm-11pm Welcome Dance: Starlit Soiree
Saturday, Oct 12 Doors open 8am,
competition 9am-5pm
Matinee section: Newcomer, Bronze, Silver, Gold
7pm-11pm Evening section: Novice, PreChamp, and Open levels
Sunday, Oct 13 9am-5pm Dance Camp


Volunteering for the competition grants you free admission to the Starlit Soiree! Sign up here!

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