ABDC Video of the Month


Dec 15, 2016: Ticket Sales and Performer Applications open.

March 1, 2017: Gala Performer Application due.

April 1, 2017: Travel Grant due.

May 15, 2017: Program ads due.

May 15, 2017: Volunteer Applications due.

June 1, 2017 or until spaces are sold out: Vendor Application.

June 1, 2017 or until spaces are filled: ABDC Showcase Application.

June 1, 2017: On-line stage form and music due

June 20, 2017: On-line registration for workshops ends. Tickets available at the ABDC Front desk for open workshops and galas during convention hours

The Austin Belly Dance Convention
Central Texas’ Premier Belly Dance Event

Sharon Kihara at the Austin Belly Dance Convention

Featuring: Sharon Kihara, Sa'diyya, and Ozzy!

Sa'diyya at the Austin Belly Dance Convention

Guests Artists: Amara, America Tru, Anaheed, Bahaia, Cyndi Cyreigna Elliott, Djahari Clark, Draconis,
Elsanne Barrows, Hannah Romanowsky,
Hannah and Rosanna Setu, Jamie Lynn,
Lebanese Simon, Lily, Mahin, Michelle Sorensen,
Stacey Lizette, Tamra Henna, and Zymirrah!

  • Over 50 hours of Belly Dance and Music Classes and Presentations with a variety of offerings to please all levels and styles!
  • 2 Spectacular Evening Performance Programs: Friday evening's "Keep Austin Shimmying" Gala and Saturday evening's "Austin Raqs" Gala.
  • The ABDC's Showcase on Saturday and Sunday afternoon.
  • Live Music Shows with Badrawn and Altas Maior.
  • FREE admission for the public to the ballroom during the ABDC Showcase.
  • FREE admission to the Friday night showing of "Belly... The Documentary."
  • Shopping with a hand-picked collection of high quality vendors.

Learn More About the ABDC HERE!