2018 Ohio State Dance Convention

The 58th Ohio Square Dance Convention, hosted by the Ohio Corporation of Dance Clubs, will take place in Columbus, Ohio, on May 4 to 5, 2018. It will be held at the Crowne Plaza Hotel North, where hotel rooms are also available. The convention center and hotel rooms are all under one roof which makes everything readily accessible.

Besides square & round dancing, there will be a Columbus city bus tour, Saturday dinner & show and a round dance clinic; also workshops at various levels of dancing and of course, vendors. For a registration form and additional information, check out the website at

2018 Honors Dance

The Federation’s 2018 Honors Dance will be held on Sunday, May 20, from 3:30 to 5:30 at the Hayloft Barn. All federation dancers are invited to join us in dancing and honoring our 2018 Honor Person, Kathy Skinner, as well as all past honorees. There will be square dancing, line dancing, and rounds. For information, please contact Jane Jones at 513-703-7400 or

2018 National Square Dance Convention

Kansas City, Missouri, the “Show-Me” State is ready to show all dancers a fun time at the 67th National Square Dance Convention on June 27 to 30, 2018. They have a great line-up of dance leaders to lead you in squares, rounds, lines & contra. And if you need a break from dancing, there will be many other activities, including a Fashion Show, Educational forums & seminars, a Free Callers School, and Buffet Dinner and Show, and of course several tours to suit whatever you might be interested in.

Some of the tours will take you on an exploration of the city, take you to Branson City & Ozark Country, give you a tour of President Truman’s home, or let you participate in a fun Flash-Mob Dance at several locations around the city.

Plan to join old friends and make new friends from all over the world. Check out the Website at for registration, hotel, and all the information you need.