FEATURING Steve Sayer & Chanzie Roettig


Royal City Swing Presents
The 4th Annual Dust Up! 

Steve Sayer and Chanzie Roettig

 (Photo Copyright: Warsaw Collegiate Shag Festival)

(Photo Copyright: Warsaw Collegiate Shag Festival)

Smooth Style Lindy Hop and Collegiate Shag
(Class content and schedule still to be finalized)

Camp Elphinstone in Gibsons, BC
1760 YMCA Road, Gibsons, BC V0N 1V6

Our first ever 'destination' Dust Up will be located on the Sunshine Coast, just two km north of the Langdale ferry terminal and a 40-minute ferry ride from Horseshoe Bay in West Vancouver.


Full weekend package includes: 

  • 2 evening dances (Fri/Sat)
  • Late night dancing
  • 5 full meals plus late night snacks (Fri dinner, Sat all meals, Sun breakfast)
  • 2 nights accommodation
  • 1.5 days of classes (Sat all day, Sun morning)
  • 3 legged race 

Rustic Cabins are 10 people to a cabin, washrooms are a short distance away in a separate building. Lodge accommodations are 4 people to a room with shared washroom attached.

Not included:

  • Linens – you will need to bring your own bedding, pillow and towels
  • Combination lock – each cabin has lockers to store your personal belongings, but you must provide your own lock if you wish to secure your locker
  • Dance Competitions will be $5/person, per competition
  • Alcohol is permitted at the camp, but you must BYOB
  • Daytime snacks, if you need them
  • Cooler for your food or drinks - cabins do not have fridges
  • Transportation to and from Gibsons

Important Information for sign-in procedures for all luggage and personal belongings coming soon!

Getting to the camp:
Langdale ferry from Horseshoe Bay is $54 for a car and $16.15 per passenger (ROUND TRIP)
Carpool with other dancers to save money!
Best ferry options on Friday afternoon are 2:10, 4:20 and 5:30. 
After that, you will miss the Welcome Dinner. 
(There will be food available until the dance starts for late arrivals.)

When: May 11th, 12th and 13th, 2018


Schedule (exact times may change and more info to come):

3:00pm Check-in starts
6:30pm Welcome Dinner
8:00pm Class 1: Beginner Collegiate Shag
9:00pm Social Dance
12:00am Late Night Dancing

7:30am Breakfast starts
9:00am - 12:00 morning classes
Class 2: Warm Up Solo Jazz
Class 3: Beginner Smooth Style Lindy Hop
Class 4: TBD
12:00pm Lunch
1:15pm - 3:30pm afternoon classes
Class 5: TBD
Class 6: TBD
5:00pm 3 Legged Race
6:00pm Dinner
8:00pm Class 7: TBD
9:00pm Social Dance
10:00pm Dance Competitions
12:00am Late Night Soul Dance

Cabin clean up and clear out
Class 8: TBD


Register online or in person at Royal City Swing on Fridays.

Space is limited, so register early to avoid disappointment!!
*$10 discount for packages paid in advance by CASH ONLY - no cheques or debit. Excludes Dance Passes.

$265* - Full Weekend package - Rustic Cabin
$320* - Full Weekend package - Lodge
$205* - Workshop and Dance package (does not include food, accommodations or extra activities)
$20 ea - Dance Pass - Friday or Saturday

*$10 discount for packages paid in advance by CASH ONLY - no cheques or debit. Excludes Dance Passes.

(credit/debit accepted online)

NOTE: Only cash payment accepted in person at Royal City Swing



As per waiver signed at registration:

CANCELLATION POLICY No refunds or credits will be issued however, pass transfers are allowed up May 9, 2018. If you feel you have extenuating circumstances, they may be reviewed at the discretion of the Royal City Swing organizers.