A great convention, in a great city, on a great lake!

73rd National
Square Dance Convention®

June 26th through 29th, 2024
400 W Wisconsin Avenue 
Milwaukee, Wisconsin  53203

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The 73rd NSDC starts on Wednesday, June 26th, 2024 at 4:30 PM!

Registration and Housing for the 73rd NSDC

After you have submitted your registeration for the convention, you will be sent an email directing you to the hotel registration page with information and links to reserve your hotel room.

If you have not registered or converted your early registration form into our long form, now is a great time to do that!

Click the link below!

Register Online


See what is happening in 2024!

Join us for a great convention, in a great city, on a great lake!

First Step: Register!

Well, what are you waiting for? Join us for the biggest square dance event of the year!

Pick Your Hotel

Choose from the Fairfield Inn,  SpringHill Suites or the DoubleTree Hotel.
The Hyatt is sold out. The Hilton has limited availability.

Explore Milwaukee

Make sure to plan extra time to explore this GREAT CITY on a GREAT LAKE!
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GSI Caller School

GSI Caller School information

First Convention?

Find out more about the 73rd NSDC!


Ray Brendzy of Burnaby, Canada
Keynote Address – “We are one GREAT big family.”


Tour reservations are now open! Please book ahead so that we can assure we have a spot for you.

Wisconsin Singers

Wednesday Night Entertainment

Who are the Dance Leaders?

Don’t see your favorite dance leaders? Drop them a note and ask them to sign up!


Leadership Certification Program, Education Sessions, Keynote Speaker, Organizations, Roundtable, Showcase of Ideas, NEC Archives Room, Sew & Save Program

Upcoming Dances

Calendar of upcoming festivals, conventions, trail in/end/out and benefit dances for the 73rd NSDC

Schedule Highlights

Plan your trip now. We can’t wait to see you!


The High Country Dancers, the Colorado Dancers, the California Heritage Dancers and the River City Riders will all be coming to Milwaukee! You can bring your group too! Check out our page!

Fashion Show

Saturday, June 29, 2024
Turn Your Radio ON

The Siegmann Family Band

Sunday, June 30th, 2024
9:00 AM – 10:00 AM
Hilton Milwaukee City Center


How to Bid for a National Convention

Want to host the biggest square dance event of the year? Here is how!

Ways and Means

Come visit us at one of the many festivals and dances where we are promoting the 73rd NSDC!


Make sure to check out the Vendor Hall
in Ballroom B!

Dance Halls and Flooring

What will you have? Squares? Rounds? Lines? Contra? Information to come!


Contribute financially for Ghost Riders, dance flooring OR volunteer!


Visit our Galleries page to see where we’ve been!

Facility Maps

A peek at the Baird Convention Center
room layouts


Most current updates on parking for the 73rd NSDC
Updated 5/6/2024

National Squares E-Magazine

Updated monthly with all things NSDC related!


Download our
Program Book Advertisers Contract

Join us for the World’s Greatest Square Dance Event of the Year!

2228 Registered dancers including 7 from Germany, 5 from Australia, 11 from Canada and 1 from the Philippines as of May 1st, 2024.

Frequently Asked Questions

Answers to our most commonly asked questions  – or ask your own!


Check out our YouTube playlist! More content added frequently!

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Media Recognition

Media Recognition information coming soon!