DCBX a Transformational four day event is gearing up to impact the DC Metro area & the World! They may have started as a dance festival, but have since morphed into a true entrepreneurial event that celebrates the arts. What sets them apart from other dance festivals? Their willingness to be unique and create new and exciting events that bring together diverse Communities in an experiential four day event that changes lives!
DCBX has bitten off a huge project this year combining the arts, a community awards show, dance, film, entrepreneurship and foodpreneurs in the culinary world. Although every year they step up their game, 2017 will be a year to remember! DCBX stands for Do, Connect, Be & eXperience! Lets find out more about each event within DCBX below:
The Excellence Awards BE COMMUNITY
The 2nd Annual DCBX Excellence Awards is an an awards show honoring those in the Latin Dance & the Hispanic Community who make a difference through their commitment to positively affecting lives & celebrating The Global Latin Experience.
The DC Bachata Cultural Congress BE DANCE & DIVERSITY
The DC Bachata Cultural Congress will have over 200+ dance & diversity performances as well as a 100+ educational workshops! Over 5000 attendees from50 States & 33 countries will connect for four straight days of diversity & dance bliss!
The Global Impact Film Festival BE CHANGE
In it’s 3rd year “GIDC” will focus on “Global Causes” to connect the vast diverse attendees who want to make a difference. Short films will showcase the top directors around the world.
DCBX Xccelerate BE FOODPRENEURS
This year DCBX Xccelerate “Entrepreneurs Moving Forward” is focusing on Foodpreneurs! We will provide workshops & seminars bringing some of the top & most successful restaurant owners & foodpreneurs in the city! It will also include a special VIP invite only event.
DCBX Flavor Fest BE FOODIES
DCBX & DC Bachata attendees get ready to get your “Last Taste of Summer” at some of the best restaurants & food trucks around City Center DC & the Renaissance. With over 150 restaurants in a couple block radius there is something for everyone!
Restaurants will be offering special discounts to attendees who have a DC Bachata/DCBX wristband. Get ready to explore our nation’s capital on a culinary feast!
DCBX brings their 9th annual DCBX this August 24-28th to the amazing Renaissance Hotel in NW DC. This event proves to out due itself every year, and is showing to truly set the mark this year again. The DC Bachata congress bring thousands of people from all over the world to the heart of the US for an unforgettable weekend of Latin dance culture and fun.
Lee and Katherine Smith’s passion has created an unparalleled experience highlighting the various aspects of the Latin culture; allowing members from all different genres to network together. These types of events are what change the way of the world, one step at a time. They are opening their minds and hearts to show the passion that DCBX can bring to an entire community.
The results of such a grand event…well I guess time will tell, but word is they might just be the next South by Southwest.