The National Smooth Dancers meet twice a year.  These conventions are multi-day dance events full of social dancing, exhibitions, competitions and meetings for the various NSD Boards and Committees. A time for all the clubs to get together and meet members of the other clubs to keep bonded and enjoy dancing together.



The local Bakersfield Smooth Dancers presents their “Bakersfield Dance Weekend”

Queen–Elect Jeanette Steck-Rogers will succeed current Queen – Rose Peterson

“Color Outside The Lines”, will be held March 24, 25, & 26, 2023 at the Bakersfield Marriott Hotel located at 801 Truxtun Ave, Bakersfield, CA 93301.

The public is welcome.  Join us for a fabulous weekend of dancing, eating and making new friends.

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Download the PDF full brochure of “Coloring Outside the Lines

Download the PDF registration form for our March Dance Weekend Event

“2018 March Convention Group”

State Convention

The State Convention is a four-day dance event held every Labor Day Weekend (September 1-4, 2023). Various NSD Chapters rotate to host the event throughout the State.

This year (2023) the “State Convention” will be hosted by the Visalia Chapter. The theme will be:

“NSD Goes to the Movies”

Themes & Schedule:
Ticket Form:
Hosting Hotel:
Competition Form:


The public is welcome to any of our dances and conventions.  All you need is a love of dancing.