Live Events / Workshops

Upcoming Workshops:

Turkey Twerk Off

WERK IT OFF with the TWERK OFF! Saturday, Nov 24th, 2018. This 90-min workshop always fills up so sign up before it’s GONE...
🍑
Recharge and cleanse after a festive thanksgiving! The Turkey Twerk Off includes tips and tricks to protect your back in a variety of booty pops as well as a calorie-smashing dance you can take home with you. Then, we end with healthy organic snacks to re-set your metabolism! 
🍑
Sign up online HERE

*Feel free to bring kneepads or other knee protection. Come with gym shoes or bare feet and a good attitiude 😎


Land of Lakes Pole Dance Festival & Minnesota Pole Competitions

The Land of Lakes Pole Dance Festival is HERE!

Despite the negative stigma pole dance gets from the media, this movement art has evolved to become a powerful tool for self-esteem and body positivity.

Feel empowered and inspired. Discover a new way to connect with yourself and a supportive community at the Land of Lakes Pole Dance Festival. 

Join us in this celebration of the beauty and power of pole dance. Take a beginner or advanced workshop, attend an informative seminar, visit the vendors, watch the freestyles and performances, and settle in to experience the Minnesota Pole Competitions live.

_______________________________________________________________

LOCATION:

Midpointe Event Center

415 Pascal Street North / St. Paul, MN 55104

Enjoy the whole weekend with the Weekend Warrior Pass! This pass gets you into the seminars, select beginner pole workshops, food tickets, and more!

Got a limited schedule that weekend? NO problem, just purchase specific event times and workshops separately. 

TICKETS go on sale
Black Friday (Nov 23)

Buy during Nov 23-26, 2018 and get Weekend Warrior ticket at HALF PRICE! Use the code: PPAWARRIOR at checkout


>Weekend Warrior Pass< (includes full 3-day access to vendors, all seminars, select beginner workshops, appetizers, snacks, and dinner all weekend): $65

>Saturday Slayer Pass< Slay for the day with this family-friendly Saturday all-day pass, includes access to vendors, seminars, select beginner workshops, appetizers, and dinner on Saturday only: 
Adult Slayer Pass $45 
Youth Slayer Pass (17 years and under): $20

>Friday Fury Pass< Come for the fierce and sexy 18+ Friday night event only, access to vendors, seminars, select beginner workshops, appetizers on Friday ONLY: 
Adult Fury Pass $25

>One Event Pass< Watching a friend or family member at a single event and not looking to stay all day? No problem! 
$15 per competition or performance section. 

TENTATIVE SCHEDULE:
Friday:
Vendor fair open
4:30p-7p Workshops** ~ Beginner and Advanced (more info coming!)
5:00-7:00 *Appetizers & snacks
5:30p-6:30p Seminar 
7-9:30p (18+ night) Performances + Exotic Competition Divisions 
9:30p-10:30p Awards, vendor shopping, meet and greet

Saturday:
All day vendor fair
8:00a Doors *Snacks and Coffee 
8:30a Pole Star Workshops** 
10:30a Youth Exhibition 
10:40a Novice divisions
12:00p Intermediate divisions
1:30p Performances & MNPC Awards
1:45-3:45p *Appetizers and beverages 
2:00-3:00p Seminar Dr. Misty - Beginner workshops
3:30p-Advanced Divisions
6:00p Elite Divisions
6:30-8:30p *Dinner and appetizers
8:00p Performances & MNPC Awards
8:30p Semi-Pro and Pro divisions
10:00p Performances & MNPC Awards
10:15-11:00p Vendor fair and meet and greet

Sunday:
9:30a Breakfast snacks & coffee
9:30a-2p Beginner & Pole Star workshops**

*Appetizers, snacks, coffee, dinner for Weekend Warrior pass holders or Saturday Slayer pass holders only. 

​Want to perform or compete? Register HERE online

Join the MN Pole Dance group page to stay connected and updated with the community:

https://www.facebook.com/groups/MNpoledance/