ROSEMONT, Ill. (WLS) --Dancers from around the country are competing for the top prize at the Chicago Harvest Moon Ball DanceSport Championships. The four day event is being held October 6-9, 2016 at The Westin O'Hare in Rosemont. Dancers will compete in a variety of ballroom-style dances. There to cheer them on, and perform, Dancing with the Stars Season 10 Winner, Karina Smirnoff. She and her dance partner, World Professional Championship Runner-Up and World Amatuer Latin Champion, Slavik Kryklyvyy, joined ABC 7 live from the dance floor to talk about the the Chicago Harvest Moon Ball DanceSport Championships, and an upcoming group workshop.
Chicago Harvest Moon Ball Dancesport Championships
Date: October 6-9, 2016
Hours: 8 a.m. - 11:59 p.m.
Address: 6100 N River Rd, Rosemont, IL 60018
Admission: $75 for the Saturday evening Show and competition. Seating is reserved. $20 - $40 for the other sessions during the weekend.
Please call 773-397-6334 for tickets to their show.
Alternatively, you can come and take part of a group workshop, taught by Karina, for a chance to meet her in person.
The two group classes will be held on Monday, Oct 10th, starting at 7:15 p.m. At Dance Center Chicago, located at 3868 N Lincoln ave, Chicago IL. Call 773-383-0139, to register for that. No partner required. The price is $50 for both classes.