Event hotel is

the Hilton/orange county airport

Unwind at the Hilton Irvine/Orange County Airport hotel, situated directly across the street from the John Wayne Airport. Fully renovated in February 2016, our quiet hotel is set in the heart of Orange County, located close to several Fortune 500 corporations, and offers a complimentary airport shuttle. Beautiful local beaches are just minutes away from our Irvine, CA hotel.

Good to know

  1. Complimentary airport shuttle with a 3-mile range, car rental onsite

  2. Walking distance to John Wayne-Orange County Airport

  3. Near Orange County attractions, Newport Beach, Huntington Beach, Irvine Spectrum & Disneyland, South Coast Plaza

  4. Wedding venue in Orange County with over 20,000 sq. ft. of event space

  5. 24-hour fitness center, heated outdoor pool & whirlpool

Local attractions

Discover a variety of local attractions near our hotel. Explore South Coast Plaza, Fashion Island and Irvine Spectrum Shopping Center for the latest fashions. This hotel in Orange County is centrally located and within minutes of Costa Mesa, Santa Ana, Newport Beach and Huntington Beach. Enjoy a magical adventure at Disneyland® Park and Disney California Adventure® Park.

100% non-smoking facility

The hotel is located at:



Emcee - Steve Zener

Contest Coordinator - Dave Getty

Chief WCS Judge - Phil Adams

Floor Coordinator - Heather Zener

Swing DJs   - Larisa Tingle

                    -Jack Smith

                    - Helen Tocco

                    - DJ Bromance

Country DJ  - Glen Cravalho

Event Registration - Shanan Jackson

Ballroom Coordinator - Steven Bennett

Swing Staff and VIPs

Demetre Souliotes

Kara Frenzel

Arjay Centeno

Malia San Nicolas

Matt Richey

Samantha Buckwalter

Laureen Baldovi-Mason

Scott Mason

Carrie Lucas

Tony Schubert

Larisa Tingle

Phil Adams and Mindia Robin

Ryan Crutcher

Dawne Kiehm

Country Staff and VIPs

Sloan Hansen

Bernadette Carmichael

Mona Brandt

Tim Perez

Maryann Harvey

Mike Zuspan

Jeremy Bryan

Kelly Bryan

Keith Armbruster

Aaron Lorenzen

Tiffany Lorenzen

Michele Adams

Monty Ham

Kristen Ham

Carmen Mattei

Marnie Mattei

Roy Johnson

Sharon Johnson

Craig Johnson

Joan Lundahl

Joseph Lettig

Nikolle Lettig

John Daugherty

Glen Cravalho

Sue Cravalho

Mike Eads

Tom Hyatt

Sossy Hyatt

Trish Walkup

Gloria Casey

Here are the 2017

Invited Staff and viP’S

2018 staff to be announced soon


$115 for a full weekend pass until October 4, 2018 and $135 after that.

Day passes are $70 per day and include the workshops and dances

Dance only passes for Friday and Saturday night are $20 and valid after 9pm.

Online Registration will be open soon.


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