20 hours of workshops!


Gala Shows Friday and Saturday evenings!


2017 Oriental Dance Superstar Competition!

The Houston Oriental Dance Festival is an annual event that brings some of the biggest names in oriental dance and middle eastern folklore to Houston for a weekend of amazing workshops, shows, and an international competition.

With a focus on authenticity, the enthusiast or professional dancer will find instruction that broadens their understanding of the culture and artistic vision that brings middle eastern dance to life.

This year the Houston Oriental Dance Festival is proud to present headlining instructors Aida Nour (Egypt) and Mounir Malaeb (Lebanon), as well as guest instructors Valerick Molinary, Lebanese Simon, Silvia Salamanca, Kimberly Larkspur, Diana Soto and the 2016 Oriental Dance Superstar Zhanna Korolkova. 

The event takes place on May 5 - 7, 2017 at the Holiday Inn Southwest, 11160 Southwest Freeway, Houston, TX. Room block information will be released soon.

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