29 April – 9 May. The seventh International Dance Olympiad is divided into several festivals dedicated to various dance types.
More than 17,000 people from 40 countries are going to participate in the Olympiad. Within its framework World Cups and Championships are going to be held, along with European and Russian modern dance competitions in such styles as hip hop, break dance, folk, jazz, hustle, etc.
One of the main features of the upcoming Olympiad is going to be the celebration of World Dance Day, which was established by UNESCO and is held annually at the end of April. Traditionally the Olympiad begins this very day.
The Olympiad will be finished with the Victory Waltz.