Entry Forms - Registration Deadline is Oct. 7th!
*** 2018 Ohio Star Ball Entry Forms are now available below. ***
*** For 2018 OSB Collegiate Challenge registration, please see below. ***
We are pleased to announce the following service to our competitors online. You can download competition Registration Forms (below) as well as Ticket Form. You will need "Adobe Acrobat Reader" to view and print these forms.
Please read Event Rules, Policies, and Syllabus carefully before submitting entries and packages.
Mail all entries and packages with payment in full by money order or cashiers check in US currency made payable to "OHIO STAR BALL" to: OHIO STAR BALL P. O. Box 14442 Columbus, Ohio 43214 (614) 848-7827. Personal and studio checks will be returned. Payment must accompany all completed forms for entries no later then October 7, 2018. Entries received after that date, if accepted, will be subject to a $50.00 per person late fee. CREDIT CARDS NOT ACCEPTED. Over the phone, faxed or e-mail entries will not be accepted. Late entries will only be accepted if the timetable permits and does not create extra rounds. All late, or changed, or substituted entries will not be counted towards Top Teacher, Top Studio awards. Late entries received after OCTOBER 7TH could be returned.
You will receive confirmation of your entries and packages in the mail. Please check very carefully that no mistakes have been made.
If you're planning to attend the Ohio Star Ball on a Package, please contact your studio if you have any questions on tickets, registration, hotels, or pricing. If you're a studio or independent teacher/student and have tickets/registration/hotel/pricing questions, please contact the Ohio Star Ball Registrar using the information on the Contact Us page.
For those of you who are not on a Package and would like to reserve a hotel room, please call our Hotel Room Reservation Hotline, 614-940-8668, preferably between the hours of 8 am and 8 pm Eastern time. We will need to know your arrival/departure dates and whether you want Single or Double occupancy. The group rate is $190.
Another room reservation option is to contact Hyatt Place Columbus-OSU by calling 888-492-8847 or via the hotel website at www.hyattplacecolumbusosu.com utilizing the group booking code G-STRB. The group rate is $149 and there is a 3-night minimum stay for group rate to be applicable. This hotel is within 1.5 miles of the Hyatt Regency and Convention Center and reservations should be completed by October 11, 2018 to ensure the group rate. Reservations requested after October 11th will be accepted based on Hotel availability at that time.
Hyatt Place Columbus/OSU Booking Link: Click ->HERE<-
To see a list of other nearby hotels in the downtown Columbus area, please click ->HERE<-
Professional entry fee includes admission to ballroom only when you are competing in professional event. Professional entry fees will be waived if the Professional couple has twenty or more Pro/Am entries for each professional division entered.
All general admission tickets should be purchased in advance and will be sold pending the availability of space. Friday evening and Saturday evening in Battelle Hall will be reserved seating for everyone. All other sessions, whether in the Regency Ballroom or Battelle Hall will not be reserved or guaranteed seating to general admission tickets holders. Package holders will have an assigned table in the Regency Ballroom. Tickets are non-refundable or exchangeable.
All orders for tickets must be received by November 1 in order to complete the request. After that date you can purchase tickets at the door, if they are available. Entries must be received by October 7.
Please send payment in full by money order or cashiers check in US currency made payable to "OHIO STAR BALL" to: OHIO STAR BALL P. O. Box 14442 Columbus, Ohio 43214 (614) 848-7827. Personal and studio checks will be sent back. Payment must accompany all completed forms no later then October 7. Forms received after that date, if accepted, will be subject to a $50.00 per person late fee. Please Read Refund Policy Rules & Regulations Paragraph #25.
Cancellation/Refund Policy: Cancellation must be in writing and made prior to October 30 to receive a refund 30 days after the event. Cancellation made after October 30 will NOT receive a refund. Canceled entries taken at the event cannot be substituted by another entry and no refund will be made on such a cancellation. There are no refunds or exchanges on general admission tickets.
Competition Attire as follows:
- Tuesday will be casual.
- Wednesday will be casual.
- Thursday will be casual.
- Thursday evening, DanceSport Series Regional colors: Region 1 - Orange, Region 2 - Blue, Region 3 - Purple, Region 4 - Yellow, Region 5 - Green, Region 6 - Red, Region 7 - Gold.
- Friday evening will be formal.
- Saturday evening will be formal.
- Sunday will be casual.
OHIO STAR BALL COLLEGIATE CHALLENGE REGISTRATION
The 2018 Ohio Star Ball Collegiate Challenge (OCC) will be held on Saturday and Sunday, Nov. 18-19, 2018, NOTE: the 2018 OCC Online Registration will be available soon.
Please click -> HERE <- to register Online for the 2017 Ohio Star Ball Collegiate Challenge! Online registration will remain open until November 1. NOTE: the 2018 OCC Online Registration will be available soon.
Please click -> HERE <- to view/download important 2017 ticket and competitor information (in PDF format) about the Ohio Star Ball Collegiate Challenge! NOTE: the 2018 OCC Ticket and Competitor Information will be available soon.
Please click -> HERE <- to view the list of registrants for the 2017 Ohio Star Ball Collegiate Challenge! NOTE: the 2018 OCC Online Registration will be available soon.
Downloadable Entry Forms for the 2018 Ohio Star Ball
(For regular competitors only; Collegiate competitors see section above.)
- PROFESSIONAL ENTRY FORM
- AMERICAN PRO/AM SINGLE DANCE ENTRY FORM
- AMERICAN PRO/AM MULTI-DANCE ENTRY FORM
- AMERICAN PRO/AM OPEN DANCE ENTRY FORM
- INTERNATIONAL PRO/AM SINGLE DANCE ENTRY FORM
- INTERNATIONAL PRO/AM MULTI-DANCE ENTRY FORM
- PRO/AM and AMATEUR SOLO EXHIBITION ENTRY FORM
- ADULT AMATEUR AND FORMATION ENTRY FORM
- JUNIOR COUPLE ENTRY FORM
- Rooming List
- Printable Rules & Regulations
- Registration/Summary sheet
- General Admission and Dance Camp Tickets
- Printable 2018 Tentative Schedule
- Printable Prize Money Info
- All 2018 Forms/Information, including Package Prices and Entry Fees. *
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