Toronto Awards Gala and Social Dance Party

We couldn’t be more excited to honour our students’ outstanding achievements from the past year. Whether you’re an Access Ballroom student or want to come show your support, join us on January 20th, 2024 for an unforgettable evening celebrating success, dedication, and passion in ballroom dance. From ‘most exams passed’ to ‘most dedicated student’, we have lots of well-deserved awards to give so you definitely don’t want to miss this event! Furthermore, will have social dancing, performances, and refreshments as well. Don’t miss your chance to be a part of this glamorous celebration – reserve your spot now and let the rhythm of success sweep you off your feet!

Quick Details about the Toronto Awards Gala


January 20, 2024


6:30 pm – midnight

    • 6:30 pm: certificate and awards ceremony
    • 7:50 pm: group class + social dancing
    • 9:00 pm: performances
    • 9:30 pm – midnight: more social dancing


Access Ballroom’s address is 1463 Gerrard St E (2nd floor) Toronto, ON M4L 1Z9 Canada. The entrance and parking area are in the back. Contact us if you have questions or need directions!

Dress Code

Gala/formal. As usual, get ready to shine and impress our amazing photographer and videographer!


Get your tickets at the studio or online (see below!). Advance tickets are $30+hst, and at the door $35+hst.

What to Look Forward to at The Awards Gala

Certificate and Awards Ceremony

Your hard work and achievements deserve to be recognized! With all the amazing goals and achievements our students have accomplished this past year, we can’t wait to celebrate them with awards and certificates. We are also very proud of all the dedication our students have put into their dance journeys. In 2023 alone, we had 37 students pass exams and 148 exams passed in total. If you passed at least one exam, be sure to expect a special something from us!

Toronto Awards Gala and Social Dance Party 2024

Group Dance Classes

Following the awards, we’ll start off with a Hustle dance class. Hustle is a fast-paced disco-inspired social dance that will have you shining bright on the dance floor. Nevertheless, if you have never danced before, don’t worry! Our instructors will be more than happy to guide you through the steps.

Undeniably, this incredibly fun, up-beat and versatile dance is perfect for all ages and skill levels.

Elsa Group Hollywood Social Dance Party


Then we will proceed with our students and teachers showcasing their talent with some incredible performances. Be ready to be wowed by their skills and dedication.

Helen and Gil’s Cha Cha performance from our 2023 Halloween Party:

Social Dancing

Finally, we’re opening up the dance floor to all of our guests for Social Ballroom Dancing! So, whether you’re an experienced dancer or you’re just starting, our team of dance instructors will be there to guide you along the way.

Who Can Join

This event is open to everyone! Whether you’re part of the Access Ballroom family or just eager to share the joy, this event promises an enchanting night filled with social dancing, captivating performances, and delightful refreshments.

So, gather your friends, family, or significant other and head over to our party to come support the studio and our amazing students.

We can’t wait to see you there!

Last year’s holiday party awards!

2022 Christmas Party Awards

Check out our other social dance parties!

Valentine’s PartyHollywood PartySummer Vibes PartyHavana Night PartyHalloween PartyNaughty or Nice Party


Interested in starting your dance journey?

Check out our monthly group schedule or book your trial lesson below!
E.g. wedding, bachelorette/bachelor party, anniversary, birthday, bat-/bar-mitzvah, vows renewal, engagement party, etc.
Please provide more information about your request.

Helpful Resources

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Toronto Awards Gala and Social Dance Party 2024