Aloha DANCE CONVENTION started off as a project between JTB Inc. and Japan Dance Skill Advance Committee (JDSAC) with a mindset of having a “friendly and fun cultural exchange event of the Pacific through dance.” Today, Aloha DANCE CONVENTION is one of the main programs of the Honolulu Festival and the largest dance competition in Hawaii featuring dance teams from around the world.


Date : March 12, 2016 (Sat) 6:30 PM~9:00 PM

*The event information is subject to change without notification.

Venue : Hawaii Convention Center 1F      1801 Kalakaua Ave, Honolulu, HI 96815 here

Requirements : Participants from Japan are required to use JTB tours to Hawaii. Contact head office for more details.

*Performers may only compete for one Team. Same performer registering for multiple teams is not allowed.

Genre : All genres (Excluding: cheerleading, baton twirling, dangerous acrobats, running jumps and/oracrobatic gymnastics / aesthetic group gymnastics. Performing these will be subject to point deduction.)

Teams : 20 (Japan and outside Japan)

Team Form : 2 to 30 members each team

Performance Time : 2 to 3 minutes per team

Entry Fee : $150 per team

Reward : One free “ Lanikai Juice” ticket for all participants. Valid at “WaikiKitchen ~Taste of Local~”, a co-hosting local food festival.

Prize : The judges will select the 1st place, 2nd place and Judges award winners. The 1st and 2nd place winners will be able to perform at the Honolulu Festival Grand Parade in Kalakaua Ave. Sunday, March 13.

Host : JTB Corp.

Cooperation : Japan Dance Skill Advance Committee, Honolulu Festival Foundation, Mizuno, SDM

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Date : March 12, 2016 (Sat) 10:30 AM~11:30 AM

*The event information is subject to change without notification.

Venue : Hawaii Convention Center 3F

Admission : Free

Detail : Learn a basic dance step and Hip-Hop skills by Hawaii local instructor. Through the workshop, you may be able to communicate with other dancers from all over the world.

Instructor : Kent Shinomae (The director of Studio K Beats)



ADC1High quality stage lightnings.
ADC1Hawaii themed performance.
ADC1Energetic local little dancers!!
ADC1An amazing professional guest dancers performance.
ADC1Dancers express “Wa (Japanese-style)” from dance.
ADC1Local popular dancers performed “Flash mob”.
ADC1Congratulation team “大小大- Dai-Sho-Dai” for the Grand prize in 2015 competition.
ADC1DANCE linked people from all over the world.


【Previous Challenger】 ZEROCREW (Japan) FLOWER BUD (Japan) Sonoda Gakuen High School (Japan) 大小大-Dai-Sho-Dai- (Japan) Tokyo Visual Arts School (Japan) Soul Splash Crew (Japan) Precognition (Hawaii) FOREVER (Hawaii) Hip Hop Warriors (Hawaii) Shake it Off (Hawaii) Warriors (Hawaii) K-POP in Paradise (Hawaii/Korea) Total 12 teams


March 12, 2016 (Sat)
6:15PM~8:30PM *The event information is subject to change without notification.