Welcome to the

Largest International Festival

Celebrating the art of dance and step around the world!

May 22 – May 25

Here is your chance to participate in the games.

Wed, May 22

As part of the WOS Opening Ceremony, on Day 1 the WOS Games will bring life to the Olympic Movement through a round of fun and engaging sport like step events, seen for many years virtually. For the first time the World of Step Member Federations will gather in person to compete in this multi-discipline event, held on the first day of the World of Step International Festival.

Time: 6:00pm – 9:00pm

Location:
Chelsea Piers Field House
62 Chelsea Piers | New York, NY 10011

Here is your chance to participate in the 1st ever WOS Pageant. Rules & Regulations

Thurs, May 23

Debuting its first season in 2024, The World of Step Pageant will be the first of its kind. This event will recognize extraordinary talent in the World of Step Community through a week of challenging yet fun activities. The contestants will compete in the following categories; Preliminary Talent, Modeling, Interview, and Audition Classes. This event will kick off on Day 2 during the annual World of Step Awards and the winners will be crowned at the World of Step Finale.

Time: 6:00pm – 9:00pm

Location:
First Corinthian Baptist Church
1912 Adam Clayton Powell Jr. Blvd.
New York, New York 10026

Thurs, May 23

The World of Step Alliance brings you the One and Only Award Show dedicated to the success and achievements of choreographers and performers in the World of Step/Dance Community. This award show will be on Day 2 of the WOS Festival and is the culmination of hard work and perseverance to all those associated with the ever growing World of Step Academy for Choreography and Performance. During this special night we will honor and award the efforts of all those extraordinary individuals that have shined in this industry we all love called STEP!

Time: 6:00pm – 9:00pm

Location: 
First Corinthian Baptist Church
1912 Adam Clayton Powell Jr. Blvd.
New York, New York 10026

Here is your chance to take Master Classes and Audition with Dance Companies from around the world. Schedule of Classes/Auditions – TBD

Fri, May 24

Much like our Regional WOS Intensive Tour, on Day 3 of the WOS Festival, Member Federations from the World of Step Alliance will present this unique 1-Day Experience where members from the World of Step Community can participate in not only our Famous WOS Intensive Classes, but will also be invited to Audition in front of Top Industry Professionals searching for their Next Big Breakout Talent. If you ever wanted to dance or step for a living, well now is your chance to do just that! 

Time: 12:00pm – 4:00pm

Location:
Manhattan Dance Studio
Stay tune

Must have competed in a 2024 regional qualifer.

Sat, May 25

After a long season and a long week of events, the World of Step International Festival ends with the World of Step Finale. On Day 4, The World of Step Finale is the final championship event where the next International Grand Champion and Mr./Miss World of Step is crowned. This is the event of the season that you don’t want to miss. As we say in the World of Step, “In order to be the best, you must beat the best. Step Up – The World Is Watching!”

Time: 10:00am – 9:00pm

Location:
First Corithian Baptist Church
1912 Adam Clayton Powell J. Blvd.
New York, New York 10026

Host Hotel

DoubleTree by Hilton New York Midtown Fifth Ave

Description
We’re in Midtown, a short walk from Rockefeller Center, Radio City Music Hall, and St. Patrick’s Cathedral. The famous shopping of Fifth Avenue is nearby with many restaurants and bars also within walking distance. Times Square is 10-minutes away. Enjoy dinner with views of the Rockefeller Center at our 7th floor restaurant.