The Prizes

Some of the top cash prizes in the industry will be awarded totaling $4500. Along with every competitor receiving a complimentery 30 minute review and critique by Andalee at a later date in person or via Skype!

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Festival Schedule

This Festival is an exciting 2 day event stacked with competitions, workshops, shows, vendors, games, and more!

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The Clovis Veterans Memorial Building was completed in 1951 and recently underwent extensive remodeling and renovation, transforming it into the modern conference center it is today.

- What we are about

is a competition with a vision founded by Season 1 winner of Project Belly Dance, Andalee. The intention of is to create a competition with a purpose: a meaningful community event, where participants are encourage to challenge themselves and grow as performing artists within a supportive environment.

After participating in many competitions over the years as both participant and judge, Andalee has developed what she thinks is the perfect balance between friendly competition and personal advancement. Hot Raqs is designed to promote education by offering varied level workshops by skilled instructors; and growth through positive competition and comprehensive constructive feedback provided by Andalee.

Latest Blog Entries


Scheldule and Workshops!!!

You can now sign up for festival dancing and workshops!!! - Andalee



Registration is now live!!! - Andalee


New Event to start in 2017!

My hubby and I are working on our newest project... Hot Raqs an event with a focus on community, high professional standards and fun! - Andalee



Hot Raqs... It's Coming!!!

Something we've talked about forever!!! Can't wait!!!