San Antonio Dance Festival

The San Antonio Dance Festival is a fun, dynamic day filled with shopping, food, children’s activities (such as; pony rides, bungee trampoline, petting zoo, face painting and moon bounce) and most importantly great dance.

Enjoy holiday shopping while watching the best dancers in San Antonio. Everyone in the family can enjoy this exciting day with a $12 pre-paid ticket or $15 at the door.  Free Admission for children under 3 years old.

San Antonio Dance Festival        November 17, 2019        10:00 am – 6:00 pm 

San Antonio Dance Festival Fee: Registration opens September 1, 2019


Girls – $90     Includes Performance Fee, Performance Skirt, Hair Bow, Dancer Wristband, 2 Guest Entry Wristbands    (wristbands include carnival rides)

Boys – $65   Includes Performance Fee, Dancer Wristband, 2 Guest Entry Wristbands (wristbands include carnival rides)

*Boys:  (boys will be required to wear all black – provided by dancer)      

*If you are registering after October 16, 2019, the price will increase to $110 and the registration will only be processed if we are able to secure a class performance skirt for your dancer. *

How to participate:

ON-LINE REGISTRATION     Access Move and Groove Calendar.  Click on the Event Date and Register.           Move and Groove Calendar

Any questions about the festival can be emailed to Phaedra Kingry at

The San Antonio Dance Festival is an optional event.  Dancer may not participate if monthly tuition is not up to date.

Call Time: Please be at the Shriner Auditorium and follow the signs to the check in room by your call time. After dancers are checked in, families can take the extra time to enjoy the holiday festivities until performance time. Please no face paint or food until after your child performs. Please have your child in the dressing room 30 minutes before they perform.

Costume: Female Dancers at all schools but St Matthew should wear their black Move and Groove leotard and pink Move and Groove leggings underneath their costume skirt.  Hair should be pulled back in a neat ponytail.  Male Dancers will wear black bottoms and their Move & Groove Uniform Shirt (available at Dorothy’s)

Performance Time: Dancers will be on stage at this time. No performances will be repeated due to a dancer not being on stage for his or her performance time. No exceptions. Please be on time and prepared to dance.

Pick-up: You may pick your child up immediately after he or she dances at the stage pick up area.

Video Taping: Please feel free to video tape your dancer’s performance!

Photographer: Though cameras are permitted, why stress with changing film or uncharged cameras? A professional photographer will be on site to take pictures of your little star. Quick, inexpensive and easy. Pictures make great holiday gifts.

SADF Performance Schedule:


Location of San Antonio Dance Festival:

San Antonio Shrine Auditorium 

901 North Loop 1604 W

San Antonio, TX 78258

Parking is free and convenient