- Welcome to Umeå Westie Weekend 16-18 february 2018

International instructors, leveled workshops and social dancing at Scandic Plaza


Bret & Joelle Navarre

Steven Hunt

Hanna Ojanaho & Ville Immonen

Venue for Umeå Westie Weekend:


Scandic Plaza

The event with some of the workshops and all the nights of dancing will take place in the ballroom at the beatiful Scandic Hotel Plaza in Umeå.


The hotel has its own relax and sauna with a fantastic view over the river, and a popular restaurant at the ground floor. The hotel is located in the city centre and there are plenty of other accomodations located close by.



On saturday night a buffé will be served at the hotel for the participants of the event, to a cost of 160 SEK. Registration for the dinner is made in connection with the event registration. Vegetarian or special requirement can be made when registering.


Umeå Folkets Hus

Workshop Saturday and Sunday

International Full-Pass

Early Bird before 31 December 2017



Late Bird From 1 January 2018

1200 SEK

National Full-Pass

Early Bird before 31 December 2017

1000 SEK


Late Bird From 1 January 2018

1200 SEK



Class description


Level 2

For those who knows the basics in West Coast Swing. You should know basic patterns on 6 and 8 counts; sugar push, under arm, left side pass, lazy man tuck and whip. This level is suitable for those who have taken at least a beginner course before.

The Registration for Umeå Westie Weekend 2018 opens later


Last year it was sold out! So hurry up and register when it´s open



The Registration button will take you to our registration system where you first have to create an account. After that you can register for the event and the White intensive separately.


The registration system is new, so if you experience any problems, please send us an email with what kind of problem, what you clicked, and which web browser you're using, to


Level 3

For those who have been dancing regularly for at least a year. You feel confident dancing on the social floor and you change between patterns without a problem. This level is suitable for those who have taken at least one intermediate course (fortsättningskurs).

Level 4

This is a level for those who have been dancing for a longer time and wants to be challenged. You should have danced at least 5 years, dancing wcs regular and going to other wcs-event´s or have equivalent knowledge.