AmeriCup

Updated 07.29.18

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DX AmeriCup will take place over Martin Luther King weekend.

  • January 16-19, 2020

  • January 15-17, 2021

  • January 14-17, 2022

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Click here for   2019 Champions    results

Click here for 2019 Champions results

FEBRUARY 21 - 24, 2019

  • Minneapolis Convention Center - Main Auditorium 1301 Second Avenue South, Minneapolis MN

  • Tickets may be purchased at the door.

  • DISCLAIMER / WEATHER

    DX reserves the right to alter competition days, move event to a new venue, and/or cancel the event if necessary. The event will will go on no matter the weather and refunds will not be given for no shows.

    WAIVER
    All dancers must have a signed waiver on file BEFORE competition weekend or the dancer and/or studio will not be allowed to compete. No fees will be refunded. The waiver is valid for one competition season and must be signed each year.

15 WORLD BIDS UP FOR GRABS Dance Worlds

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Click HERE for Worlds specific info.

The Majestic All Star event has been cancelled due to lack of interest.

One FREE hotel room for two nights given to the coach(s) if deposit $500 by July 1st. Contact DX for details on how you can take advantage of this special offer. Limit one per program.

2019 EVENT HOODIE

Deadline to order - Jan. 25, 2019

Pre-order special - $45    Purple with full front rhinestone DX and small DX on the back right shoulder.    Youth : S - M - L - XL /  Adult : S - M - L - XL - 2X - 3X - 4X - 5X

Pre-order special - $45

Purple with full front rhinestone DX and small DX on the back right shoulder.

Youth: S - M - L - XL / Adult: S - M - L - XL - 2X - 3X - 4X - 5X

 

Videos by PARKWAY PRODUCTIONS.

Videos by PARKWAY PRODUCTIONS.

Team competition takes place at the fabulous Minneapolis Convention Center in the main auditorium.

Minneapolis Convention Center

  • 1301 Second Ave. S.

  • Minneapolis, MN 55403

  • 612-335-6000

FOUR DAYS OF FUN

  • You decide which events fit into your schedule and when you would like to stay based on your budget.

  • Master Classes FREE for all attendees!

  • Don't miss the DX trademark 'Purple Party".

  • Super Star skill competition features dancers showcasing their best leaps, turns, jumps, and kicks.

  • The semi-formal DX Awards Banquet & Celebration Dance is always a favorite of attendees. Come dress up for a night of recognition concluding with our fan favorite.

  • Academic recognition, National Performer of the Year performances, All American announcement of individual accomplishments are the focus of the Banquet evening. NEW this year - announcement of the highest scoring recipients for each All American judging area

  • DX Hall of Fame, and DX National Dance Coach of the Year are also announced on stage.

  • Group rates at official hotels offer affordable housing for attendees and guests. Reservations booked online directly through DX.

  • While in Minnesota, most teams take a trip to the world famous Mall of America and Nickelodeon Universe. Some attend a local MN Timberwolves game. Others check out the Nicollet Mall in downtown Minneapolis. Local restaurants within walking distance from the Minneapolis Convention Center provide fantastic meals at affordable costs.

COMPETITION

  • Competition takes place at the Minneapolis Convention Center in the beautiful Auditorium complete with plush seating, exceptional acoustics and professional atmosphere.

  • Multiple panels of judges allow performances to run back-to-back to keep the audience entertained.

  • The same panel evaluates all routines in a specific division for accurate and fair judging.

  • Champions of each division receive title and official champion rings.

  • Judges with Worlds experience will be adjudicating our world bid divisions.

AWARDS

  • All American Talent & Scholastics / Highest Score Recipients for each age level will receive scholarships and prizes in the following areas:

    • Academics

    • Talent

    • Interview

    • Essay

    • Resume

  • Performer of the Year Talent

  • Dance Team Challenge Small Groups

  • Super Star Skills Competition - Jump, Leap, Kick & Turn

  • Academic Excellence Achievements

  • Spirit & Sportsmanship

  • Distinguished Leader Recipients

  • National Coach of the Year

  • Hall of Fame Inductees

BIDS TO OTHER EVENTS

All  first, second and third place winners  qualify for  THE ONE  Regional events an have an opportunity to compete against other first place teams from around the country.

All first, second and third place winners qualify for THE ONE Regional events an have an opportunity to compete against other first place teams from around the country.

DX will also be awarding  bids  to the USASF  Dance Worlds .

DX will also be awarding bids to the USASF Dance Worlds.

VISIT THE MALL OF AMERICA when here. Did you know Minnesota doesn't charge sales tax on clothes? It's TRUE! Many dancers buy their prom dresses here, wear them to the Banquet, and then take them home for their special event!