Begin your Registration

Weekend Pass for the Chicago Green Light Exchange is just $50 and includes:

  • Friday Evening Dance with Chicago's own Fat Babies at Forteza Fitness
  • Friday Late Nite Dance with Morry Sochat & the Special 20's at Lillstreet Loft
  • Saturday Evening Dance at the landmark South Shore Cultural Center with not one, but TWO bands: The Jake Sanders Quintet plus very special guests, Johnny Boyd and his Swing Lover Band 
  • Saturday Late Nite Dance at Lillstreet Loft featuring an All-Star Jazz Jam with local favorites and special guests

Pass Value: $70 + extra savings + special treats!
Get it all for just $50!

Add a Balboa Taster Pass for an extra $20, and also get:
  • 3 Beginner Balboa classes ($40 value)
  • 1 guided practice session with advanced dancer coach ($10 value)
  • Entry to all Chicago Green Light Exchange dance events
Pass Value: $120 + extra savings + special treats!
Get it for just $70!

For more information on the Chicago Spring Balboa Weekend, including class locations, class descriptions, competition registration, and teacher biographies, please visit

Don't wait to buy your Weekend Pass!

Register and purchase your Chicago Green Light Exchange Pass and get some surprise swag. Every two weeks we throw in an additional treat, so the earlier you register, the more we fill up your goody bag!
by February 15:  A Really Special Treat!
by March 1:        Something Super Neat 
by March 15:      Something Great
by March 29:      Something Good
by April 12:         Something Okay
by April 20:         Something... That's a Thing

How To Register:
1) Fill out the registration form so we know who's coming.

2) Start shopping for your pass by selecting "Weekend Passes". You may purchase a dance-only pass or you can opt for the Balboa Taster classes as well. 
Please Note: Pre-registration for day passes or single dances is not available for this event!

3) Please continue to the housing form if you can offer housing or if you need housing. 

4) Continue to your Shopping Cart to checkout. You have 1 hour to complete online payment via PayPal, or select Cash/Check to send in your payment within two weeks of registration. Please make checks out to Nicolle Wood and address all cash or check payments to:

Nicolle Wood
2110 W. Belle Plaine Ave
Chicago, IL 60618

5) You will receive a confirmation email once payment is received. 

6) Pre-registration closes April 20 at 11:59pm (Central Time).