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Entry Deadline extended

We have extended our deadline for entries!
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What happens at the same time in Toronto?


CARIBANA” is Toronto’s famous festival, which features entertainment from the Caribbean, Latin America, Africa and Canada, making it the most culturally diverse festival in the world

The new schedule is up

Our new schedule for August 1–4 is up
and we invite you to have a look to see
what has changed and what stays the same.

New dates!

Don’t forget to mark the new dates in your calender; August 1–4, 2013

Corrections & Additions in Pro/Am Scholarships

Closing Date for Entries (no late fees) has been extended to July 6th. due to corrections and changes that have now been made to the Pro/Am Scholarship Multi-Dance Entry Form

For Closed Bronze and Silver Rhythm, it is now shown correctly as CC/R/Sw not CC/R/M. Also we have added, new, “SR(65+)” age category to the Open Scolarship Division. This is all indicated on the entry form now. We have also added a Closed Gold 4-Dance Pro/Am Scholarship in Standard (W/T/F/Q) & Latin (C/R/S/J) , same 4 age categories. This is not shown on entry form– please mark appropriately.

Convenience Plus — Fly To The “Doorstep” Of Our Venue

Billy Bishop Toronto City (Island) Airport — This airport is practically at the “Doorstep” of our Venue. If you’re flyingfrom Chicago, Newark, Washington DC, Boston, Burlington VT, or any Canadian City east of Toronto, we highly recommend that you check flights with Porter Airlines or Air Canada. For Porter website click on picture and use promo code ‘CANAM’. You will love the convenience and travel time saved.

Your Invitation!

It is with great pleasure we invite you to participate in the 10th annual Can-Am DanceSport Gala, Open to the World and featuring the Can-Am Open Professional, Amateur and Pro-Am Championships, to be held in Toronto at the beautiful Westin Harbour Castle Hotel on Toronto’s spectacular lakefront.

A competition elegantly designed to enthuse, motivate and excite students as well as professionals, now in its 10th glorious year.

So that you may more fully enjoy your trip to the Can-Am DanceSport Gala, we are featuring exciting and fun-filled early arrival packages to experience the fabulous city of Toronto as well as the breathtaking Niagara Falls.

Our intention to create a prestigious world class event will be enhanced by your participation, whether by competing in the Professional, Pro/Am or Amateur Competitions or by your presence in the audience.

We would like to thank all those who attended in the past and once again we look forward to your company in 2012 and will endeavour to make the Can-Am DanceSport Gala a memorable experience.

Your Hosts,
John Karakis & Ann Harding

2011 Pro/Am Results added

An event like Can-Am DanceSport Gala would not be possible without the involvement of our Pro/Am competitors. We value and appreciate the professionals and amateurs who took part in the wide variety of Pro/Am events that were held. We’ve added the Pro/Am results to our results page for easy viewing.

View the results here

2011 Results now available

A big thank you to all competitors, adjudicators and volunteers for an exciting 2011 Can-Am DanceSport Gala! It was a very successful event and we look forward to growing in the years ahead. We have posted the 2011 results, with links to complete scoresheets.