8th Westie On The Promenade
France, Côte d’Azur, Mandelieu – July 7th to 13th, 2018

Monday, July 2nd :
It remains some places for beginner Pass but all other Workshop Pass are sold out.
It will not be possible to register for a workshop Pass at the front desk it will be only available for Beginner Pass.

We decided to limit the entrance tickets number per party for WOTP 2018, so please fill this form to book your tickets if you are not already registered for the workshops. Copy and paste the link into your browser :

They have flats for 4 or 6 people available.
You can book them on the accommodation page.


An amazing experience, unique to Europe !!!
Learn to dance West Coast Swing in an outstanding environment and spend one incredible week of holiday on the French Côte d’Azur.

According to your feedback forms and to improve the quality of our festival, these are the main new updates :

- for the first time in the WOTP history we will limit the registrations number for all the Pass (Week Pass, 3D Pass et Party Pass). So you will need to register very fast !
- prices didn’t increaze and even more, some were decreazed
- there will be 10 levelled groups instead of 8 last year, to limit the number of students per group (1, 2, 3-2, 3-1, 4-2, 4-1, 5-2, 5-1, 6-2 et 6-1)
- the highest levelled group 6-1 will be limited to the best 10 couples only
- the main balroom woodfloor will be increazed
- in addition to the Guided Practice, we created the Free Practice. In case of pause between two classes there will be always a room free to allow you to practice if you want
- we hired the biggest lineup ever of Champions and amazing teachers to offer you the best classes as possible


Before starting any registration please take the time to have a look on the FAQ. You should find there many answers to your questions.

What is WOTP ?

An international festival to learn to dance West Coast Swing, dance every night, enjoy the Sun and the Mediteranean Sea of the Côte d’Azur with your friends .

Why to attend WOTP ?

We could tell you about :

  • 10 couples among the best in the World
  • An incredible venue, equiped with air conditionning, professional lights, sound and real dance woodfloor…

Workshops trailers :

But in fact it’s more than that :

  • A unique event without competition
  • A spirit of exchange and social dance
  • 10 levelled groups to learn according to your level
  • Customizable Pass to select the week of your dreams
  • Free Guided Practice and Free Practice between classes
  • Parties with two dance floors
  • Teachers who will be with you on the dance floor till the end of each party !!!

Parties trailers :

The venue

The Congress Center of Mandelieu. At Cannes entrance on the Côte d’Azur at only 30 minutes of the Nice airport (NCE).

Visit CEC website


  • 4 different PASS including a special one for complete beginner over one weekend
  • Optional intensives that you can add to your PASS
Program Schedule
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D day
12:00 - 00:00 Openning

Doors openning and check in on Saturday 8th around 12:00AM, following by the mandatory audition for all levels. Make sure you arrive enough earlier to join the auditions.

Cabaret, last party and the end of the Festival will be during the night between Friday 14th and Saturday 15th 2017.

Speaker Lineup
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Thibault & Estelle


Thibault Ramirez & Estelle Bonnaire Estelle is one of the first dancers to discover West Coast Swing in France during the first edition of SSS in 2003. At the time, she had been dancing Lindy Hop for several years but fell in love with WCS immediately. She moved to Montreal in 2011 to teach WCS full time after taking […]

Ludovic & Ani

France / New Zealand

Ludovic Pelegrin Pardou & Ani Fuller Ani is one of New Zealand’s most most cherished and renowned West Coast Swing teachers and dancers. As New Zealand’s first, and highest ranked All-Star, she regularly travels, teaches and performs throughout New Zealand, Australia, Singapore, Korea, Brazil, the UK, the USA, and is now excited to join us […]

Semion & Maria


Semion Ovsiannikov & Maria Elizarova Semion has been dancing ever since he was eight. He started with ballroom dancing first, then got into social dancing, and finally into West Coast Swing. He is known for his musicality and great connection with his partners. Maria has been dancing since 2007. In 2008 she fell in love […]

Maxime & Torri

France / USA

Maxime & Torri Zzaoui Torri began dancing when she was 3 years old in California, USA. She has studied other dances, but has always been a part of the West Coast Swing community; she has won the Young America/Young Adult divisions a total of 6 times at the US Open. Torri was the first and […]

Maxence & Virginie


Maxence Martin & Virginie Grondin Virginie start to dance with Modern Jazz when she was 7 years old, then followed with contemporary at 13 years old at Lyon’s conservatory. It is around her twenties that she started with West Coast Swing and entered WSDC competitions. Nowadays, she is one of the champions of this dance. […]

PJ & Tashina


PJ Turner & Tashina Beckmann-King PJ (Knoxville, TN) and Tashina (San Diego, CA) were brought together by a mutual passion: joy of movement through West Coast Swing. They began their partnership in May 2013, and debuted their 1st ever Classic Routine in July 2013 at Swingtime in the Rockies. Within their first year of partnership they […]

John & Alyssa

Canada / USA

John Kirkconnell & Alyssa Glanville John and Alyssa have been teaching together from almost 5 years. In their teaching they emphasize the importance of musicality, rhythmicality, and timing while consistently improving the quality of their student’s movement. They are also known for maintaining a social presence at events, whether they are closing the ballroom on […]

Jakub & Emeline

Czech Republic / France

Jakub Jakoubek & Emeline Rochefeuille Originally from Czech Republic & Reunion Island, Jakub and Emeline took their first steps into the dance world at the age of 16 and 12, both starting with Ballroom Dancing (Latin, Standard & line-dancing). After her arrival in France at the age of 18, as Em sought to start a new […]

Jerome & Marine


Jérôme Fernandez & Marine Guillard Marine is dancing since 5 years old. With a background of classical ballet, she also dance modern’jazz, contemporain and tap. She learnt her scene experience during three years with the Compagnie “Clair Obscur ». Then she started to learn Latin couple dances up to her discovery of West Coast Swing. Since […]

Olivier & Natasha

France / Russia

Olivier Harouard & Natasha Devyatkina Natasha is Russian and has been dancing since she was seven (ballroom dancing, competing and teaching at a very high level). In 2001 she discovered swing dancing and simply fell in love with it. She joined innumerable swing dancing workshops in Russia and other countries, and soon became one of the best Russian dancers […]