The Florida Federation of Square Dancers

Florida State Convention Chairmen Throughout The Years

Convention Date Theme City Chairman Association
64th February 23-24, 2018 The Magic of Dance Will Enchant You Daytona Beach Lewis & Linda Wasserman Central
63rd March 24-25, 2017 Dance To The Beat With Happy Feet Lakeland Ray & Elsa Huddleston Southeast
62nd May 27-28, 2016 Sweet 16 in 2016 Lakeland Kathy McKinney,
Dianne Syphard &
Linda Tester
Northeast
61st May 22-24, 2015 Hollywood Scene in 2015 Lakeland Jack & Barbara
Hoffman
Central
60th May 23-25, 2014 Diamond Jubilee Lakeland Jenny Green
Penny Green
West Coast
59th May 24-26, 2013 Life's A Beach in 2013 Lakeland Paul & Cheryl
Miller
Northwest
58th May 25-27, 2012 Mardi Gras Fun In The Sun Lakeland Garland & Carole
McKenzie
Central
57th May 27-29, 2011 Yo Ho Ho & A Weekend of Fun Lakeland Terri Little
Ailene Picheco
Central
56th May 28-30, 2010 Everyday's a Holiday When You're Dancing Lakeland Bud & Anita
Taylor
Northeast
55th May 22-24, 2009 Rock & Roll Time in 2009 Lakeland Randy & Carol
Poole
Central
54th May 23-25, 2008 Celebrate in 2008 Lakeland Don & Ann
Slocum
West Coast
53rd May 25-27, 2007 Follow the Bird to the 53rd Lakeland Tim & Terri
Wilaby
Northwest
52nd May 26-28, 2006 All Trails Lead to Lakeland Lakeland Garland & Carole
McKenzie
Southeast
51st May 27-29, 2005 Get on Board Lakeland Charlie & Val
Newsome
Northeast
50th May 28-30, 2004 Golden Anniversary Lakeland Bruce & Colleen
Morgan
Central
49th May 23-25, 2003 Folk Dance the Key in 2003 Lakeland Ken & Sue
Brown
West Coast
48th May 24-26, 2002 We Need You in 2002 Lakeland Fred & Shirley
Cornett
Northwest
47th May 25-27, 2001 2001 A Dance Odyssey Lakeland Fred & Carolyn
Chatos
Southeast
46th May 26-28, 2000 Dancing’s The Rage
In The New Age
Lakeland Don & Bonnye
Bell
Northeast
45th May 28-30, 1999 Mardi Gras Time in ‘99 Lakeland Jim & Jan
McConnaha
Central
44th May 22-24, 1998 Tour The State In ‘98 Lakeland Murl & Jo Ann
Lewis
West Coast
46th NSDC June 25-28, 1997 Go for the Magic Orlando Worley & Nan
Carrier
State
43rd May 24-26, 1996 Hat Full of Tricks in '96 Lakeland Cliff & Jean
Allen
Northwest
42nd May 26-28, 1995 Dip and Dive in 95 Lakeland Stan & Jerri
Hockman
Southeast
41st May 27-29, 1994 Dance Shore to Shore in '94 Lakeland Dave and Shirley
Nihart
Northeast
40th May 28-30, 1993 Everything's Coming Up Roses Lakeland Leo & Mary
Richardson
Central
39th May 22-24, 1992 We'll Dance With You In '92 Lakeland Lou & Dottie
Vogel
West Coast
38th May 25-27, 1991 Scoot & Run In 91 Lakeland Cliff & Jean
Allen
Northwest
37th May 24-26, 1990 1990 Roundup Lakeland Worley & Nan
Carrier
Southeast
36th May 26-28, 1989 Dance In The Funshine In 89 Orlando Aaron & Irma
Fry
Northeast
35th May 27-29, 1988 Circle Eight In 88 Lakeland Howard & Vivian
Wilson
Central
34th May 22-24, 1987 Dancers Heaven In 87 Lakeland Murl & Sally
Herbert
West Coast
33rd May 23-25, 1986 Swing And Mix In 86 Lakeland Frank & Betty
McCallister
Northwest
32nd May 24-26, 1985 Dance With The Big Five In 85 Lakeland Frank & Nan
Habersberger
Southeast
31st May 25-27, 1984 Dancing And More In 84 Lakeland Frank & Frances
Smith
Northeast
30th May 27-29, 1983 Dance With Me In 83 Lakeland Howard & Vivian
Wilson
Central
29th May 28-30, 1982 Star Thru In 82 Lakeland Hugh & Jean
Fultz
West Coast
28th May 22-24, 1981 Dancing For Fun In 81 Lakeland Marvin & Olena
Taylor
Northwest
27th May 23-25, 1980 Highways To Friendship Lakeland Alan & Bertha
Ashcroft
Southeast
26th May 25-27, 1979 Sunshine 79 Orlando George & Judy
Garland
Northeast
25th May 26-28, 1978 Twenty Fifth Anniversary Orlando John & Esther
Layne
Central
24th May 27-29, 1977 Do Si Do Under The Rainbow Lakeland Walter & Esther
Stoltz
West Coast
23rd May 28-30, 1976 Dancin' Feet To The 76 Beat Miami Beach Len & Birdell
Levitt
Southeast
22nd May 23-25, 1975 Dip & Dive In 75 Jacksonville Herman & Louise
Iback
Northeast
21st

May 24-26, 1974

Much More In 74 Orlando Jack & Pat
Tucker
Central
20th May 26-28, 1973 West Coast Spree In 73 Tampa Ron & MaryLee
VanValkenburg
West Coast
19th

May 27-29, 1972

Something New In 72 Hollywood George & Boots
Oglesby
Southeast
18th June 18-19, 1971 Have Fun In '71 Jacksonville Virgil & Elsie
Green
Northeast
17th

June 11-13, 1970

Swing In 70 Orlando Lu & Peg
Winters
Central
16th June 19-21, 1969   Tampa Mori & Phyllis
Sogolow
West Coast
15th

June 13-15, 1968

  Miami Beach Jim & Blanche
Kier
Southeast
14th June 16-17, 1967   Jacksonville Carl & Rose
Law
 
13th

June 19-20, 1966

  Orlando Al & Dot
Cody
Central
12th June 18-19, 1965   Tampa Matt & Elizabeth
Bryan
 
11th

June 19-20, 1964

  Miami Beach George & Martha
Watters
 
10th June 14-15, 1963   Jacksonville Harry & Susie
Edwards
 
11th NSDC

June 14-16, 1962

Miami Beach For You in '62 Miami Beach Harry & Helen
Moore
State
9th May 12-13, 1961   Miami Beach Mannie & Zee
Jacobson
 
8th

June 24-25, 1960

  Clearwater Carl & Ruby
Heath
 
7th May 1-2, 1959   Miami George & Anne
Campbell
 
6th

May 30-31, 1958

  Clearwater Bill & Ruthie
Muench
West Coast
5th May 3-4, 1957   Miami Beach Gene & Ima
Baylis
 
4th April 6-7, 1956   Orlando Jimmy & Elizabeth
Clossin
Central
3rd April 29-30, 1955   Miami Beach Gordon & Edna
Blaum
 
2nd April 2-3, 1954   Tampa Don & Marie
Armstrong
 
1st April 10-11, 1953   Tampa Don & Marie
Armstrong
 





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