Past Conventions

Conventions

Past Ohio Dance Conventions

Year City Chairperson Theme Dancers
2018 Columbus Barry & Peggy Carney Get Up and Dance
2017 Akron Connie & Bill Weber Oasis of Fun – (One Day Dance, National in Cincinnati) 291
2016 Columbus Mary Galentine & Dennis Budinski Mardi Gras Magic 764
2015 Aurora Randy & Thelma Dunaitis Star Thru to Cleveland 788
2014 Newport, KY Barry & Peggy Carney Building up Steam in 2014 736
2013 Columbus Mary Galentine & Dennis Budinski Two Enchanted Evenings 876
2012 Akron Dick & Janice Freese Fantasy Danceland 846
2011 Dayton Steve & Sharry Hayden Festive Fun 2-0-1-1 929
2010 Aurora Bob & Judy Calkins Remember When … 910
2009 Newport, KY Emily & Ron Henry I heard it through the grapevine 887
2008 Aurora Bob & Judy Calkins Cleveland’s Movin On Out 1007
2007 Akron Dwight & Judy Witte A Touch of Heaven in 2007 811
2006 Dayton Steve & Sharry Hayden Dancin’ Wright in the Birthplace of Flight 1170
2005 Newport, KY Emily & Ron Henry Safari To Cincinnati 1299
2004 Cleveland Hal & Susan Beas Dance by the Shore in 2004 1230
2003 Toledo Danny Beck Welcome to the Frogtown Jubilee 1237
2002 Akron Fred & Mary Frances Cornell Track II to Akron 2002 1517
2001 Dayton Sheila & Larry Collins A Dance Odyssey 1500
2000 Columbus Larry & Becky Roush Meet Me In The Millennium
1999 Cleveland Hal & Debbie Beas Rockin’ Time in ’99 1473
1998 Toledo Lou & Sheryn Hogan Thru Our Garden Gate 1539
1997 Columbus Eddie & Denise Powell Columbus is Heaven in ’97 2301
1996 Cincinnati George & Mary Heine It’s Magic 2358
1995 Dayton Dick & Sandy Lang Flying High in ’95 2618
1994 Toledo Merle & Opal Davis Wheels Galore in ’94 1921
1993 Columbus Richard & Dianna Loos Find the Rainbow
1992 Lima – One Day Dance (National in Cincinnati)
1991 Dayton Don & Bernie Linkous Circus Fun in ’91 4366
1990 Toledo The Big “O”
1989
1988 Dayton Dayton’s Great in ’88
1987 Cincinnati Jo & Charles Balz 4057
1986 Cleveland Don & Barb Garis Get Your Kicks in ’86 2234
1985 Columbus 4034
1984 Dayton Jo Bonnell 25th Silver Convention
1983 Cincinnati
1982 Dayton Jo Bonnell Dayton’s “To-Do” in ’82 4300
1981 Cleveland Don & Barb Garis 2230
1980 Cincinnati 3864
1979 Dayton Jo Bonnell Buckeye Time in ’79 3791
1978 Columbus Dick Lang 2800
1977 Cincinnati Dick & Ginny Stall 4243
1976 Dayton Jo Bonnell Bicentennial Convention 3800
1975 Columbus Dick Miller
1974 Cleveland Hal & Phyllis Simmons 2408
1973 Dayton Jo Bonnell 2825
1972 Cincinnati Ken & Paula Shelton
1971 Columbus Harold Amspoker 2200
1970 Toledo
1969 Cleveland (state convention canceled)
1968 Cincinnati Ken & Paula Shelton Make A Date in ’68
1967 Columbus Bill Lepper Square Dance Heaven in ’67 1967
1966 Toledo Chuck Guernheuser Let’s Mix in ’66
1965 Cleveland Gordon & Ethel Gallaher Best Location in the Nation
1964 Cincinnati
1963 Columbus 1600
1962 Dayton Peg Tulipan Swing & Say Dayton Way
1961 Toledo
1960 Cleveland 1544
1959 Columbus Jack & Sally Kuhn
Jack & Ann Jackson
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